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Gilbert Whitton

Gilbert Whitton

Male 1858 - 1925  (66 years)

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  • Name Gilbert Whitton 
    Born 20 Sep 1858  Carluke 628-241 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 May 1925  Old Utrecht Cemetery, Utrecht, KwaZulu-Natal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father John Whitton,   b. 10 Jun 1835, Airdrie, Lanark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1898, Cambusnethan 628-68 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Hamilton,   b. 1835, Hamilton, Lanark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 23 Feb 1855  Bothwell lanark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Aitken,   b. 22 Jun 1859, Glasgow recorded under both Springburn and Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1920, 43 Glasgow Road, Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1881  Cleveland, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Magaret Hamilton Whitton,   b. 20 Nov 1883, Denver, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1970, War Memorial Hospital, Lamlash Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     2. Lindsay Whitton,   b. Jan 1886, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1914, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)  [natural]
     3. Agnes Nelson Whitton,   b. 11 Jan 1889, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1980, Old Utrecht Cemetery, Utrecht, KwaZulu-Natal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
     4. John Whitton,   b. 18 Feb 1891, 68 Flemington Rows, Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1972, Knightswood Hospital, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Gilbert Whitton,   b. 12 Jun 1893, Cambuslang ref 627-367 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1918, Tempe Hospital, Bloemfontein, KwaZulu-Natal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
     6. Joseph Aitken Whitton,   b. 5 Dec 1895, 15 Fraich Street, Bridgeton, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896, ref 625-3-173 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     7. Janet Aitken Whitton,   b. 12 Sep 1897, 9 Gateside, Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1898  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     8. James Aitken Whitton,   b. 27 Mar 1906, Westburn View, Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1944, Pretoria, RSA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     9. Marion Aitken Whitton,   b. 1900, Cambuslang Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1975, Old Utrecht Cemetery, Utrecht, KwaZulu-Natal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     10. Joseph Whitton,   b. 22 Aug 1902,   d. 1 Dec 1964, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1861 census at Dudley Colliery and Weetslade, Longbenton, Northumberland, England
      at 1871 census at Cambusnethan ref 628-00010-000029
      at 1881 census a Coal Miner born Carluke at Mayfield Cottage, Cambusnethan
      In USA 1881-1890?
      Travelled in 1890 from New York to Glasgow on the "State of Pennsylvania" an Ironworker.
      at 1891 census at Cambuslang
      at 1901 census at Gateside Rows, Cambuslang, ref 627-12-049 a Coal Miner
      cant read the 1901 census but it may state that first 3 children were born in America
      at 1911 census at Cambuslang ref 627/00 007/00 004
      Travelled 13-6-1919 from Cape Town to Plymouth on the "Kenilworth Castle" a Miner
      Name: Mr G WHITTON Date of departure: 10 August 1921
      Port of departure: London Passenger destination port: Durban (Port Natal), South Africa Passenger destination: Durban (Port Natal), South Africa
      Date of Birth: 1858 (calculated from age)
      Age: 63 Marital status:
      Sex: Male Occupation: Miner address 3 Caledonian Crescent, Cambuslang with J A Whitton 15 and M Whitton aged 20
      Travelled from London to Durban, Port Natal. in 1921

      I presume that when his wife died in 1920 he went out to RSA to be with his daughter and her sister in Natal where he died.