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Doctor David Alexander Whitton

Doctor David Alexander Whitton

Male 1873 - 1949  (76 years)

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  • Name David Alexander Whitton 
    Title Doctor 
    Born 9 Feb 1873  Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Mar 1949  133 First Avenue, Ottawa, Canada. Grave Beechwood, Ottawa, Carleton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5678  Whitton
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father John Whitton,   b. 15 Sep 1839, Arbroath Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1914, Canada. Grave Beechwood, Ottawa, Carleton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Carson,   b. 1832, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1916 and 1930, Canada. Grave Beechwood, Ottawa, Carleton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 8 Sep 1870  Port Dundas Church, Central District Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Roberta McNeill,   b. 29 Jan 1881, Windsor, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1956, Canada. Grave Beechwood, Ottawa, Carleton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1920  Montreal, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. David McNeill Whitton,   b. Abt 1923,   d. 1999, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)  [natural]
     2. John Alexander Whitton,   b. 1922,   d. 26 Feb 2009, Winnipeg, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F3155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at Canadian 1881 census at Wellington Ward, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada
      at 1891 census at Wellington Ward, Ottawa, Canada
      30-1-1900 enlisted 9th Jan 1900
      On file at Collections Canada are his papers regarding the Boer War with images
      First Name: David Alexander Initials: D Surname: WHITTON Service: Army Regiment: Royal Canadian Field Artillery Service Number: 342 Nationality: Canadian Campaign Medals: Queens South Africa Medal Kings South Africa Medal

      His Medals Discharge 30-Nov 1900 appointed a Civil Surgeon,
      At the 1901 census at Dalhousie Ward, Ottawa cant read occupation in records
      10th Canadian Field Hospital Regiment Ltnt award of Medals
      8/8/1902 medal signed for address given as 164 Cambridge Street, Ottawa
      Attestation papers for joining the Canadian Expeditionary WW! Forces available on Line address (mothers) 750 Somerset Street, Ottawa, a Physician previous military service 2 years GGFC Ottawa 2 1/2 years South Africa, 15 years AMC
      Lt Colonel 3rd Division AMN COL CEF

      First Name: David Alexander Initials: D Surname: WHITTON Rank: Lieutenant Colonel Service: Army Regiment: Canadian Army Medical Corps Service: CAN Nationality: Canadian Campaign Medals: Victory Medal British War Medal Duty Location: King’s Birthday Honour List Gallantry Awards: OBE, Gazette Info: 7003 Gazette Date: 3/6/1919

      Wor. Bro. David A. Whitton, a physician who affiliated with The Builders Lodge, March 11, 1904, was the Worshipful Master for the year 1913- 1914. During the first week of July, 1913, the quarters where the Ottawa Masonic Lodges held their meetings at 140 Albert Street over Harmony Hall, were burned to the ground. The Warrant, regalia, and many records of The Builders Lodge were consumed in the conflagration.
      Name: Dr David Whitton
      Gender: Male Marital Status: Married
      Age: 36 Birth Date: May 1875
      BirthPlace: Scotland Family Number: 180
      Relation to Head of House: Head Spouses's Name: Martha THIS IS HIS MOTHER
      Tribal: Scotch Province: Ontario
      District: Ottawa City District Number: 105
      Sub-District: Dalhousie Ward
      Sub-District Number: 20
      Place of Habitation: 752 Sommerset
      Census Year: 1911

      Informant at fathers death in 1916 address 750 Somerset Street, Ottawa.
      Lt Col. at marriage in 1920
      In Beechwood Burial Register 1931-1955 Index Only Dr David Alexander Whitton Carleton, Ottawa, Canada

      address 133 First Avenue Ottawa a Medical Doctor