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William Robertson Whitton

William Robertson Whitton

Male 1894 - 1962  (67 years)

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  • Name William Robertson Whitton 
    Born 20 Sep 1894  Syracuse, NY USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Feb 1962  Brooklyn, NY USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I611  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father John Ruthven Whitton,   b. 1851, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Barry ref 274-45 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Ann or Annie Jessieman,   b. 5 Apr 1864, Huntley Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1893, Syracuse USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 25 Aug 1886  330 Perth Road, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessie Ann Cunningham Kerr,   b. 1890, Dalkeith, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1979, Salem, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1931  Barry, Angus Scotland ref 274-8 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • returned from US with father and siblings around 1893 after his mother died, grew up with cousins in Dundee,
      Travelled 5-11-1897 on the Lucania to Liverpool
      at 1901 census at St Andrew, Dundee ref 282-4-11-008
      at 1911 census at Barry 274/00 005/00 001
      Name: William Robertson Whitton
      Estimated birth year: 1894 Age: 33
      Gender: Male Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland 21st April 1928
      Ship Name: California Port of Arrival: New York, New York address 44, 86th Street, Brooklyn New York
      Nativity: New York
      Line: 4 Microfilm Serial: T715
      Microfilm Roll: T715_4255
      Birth Location: New York
      Birth Location Other: Syracuse
      returned to USA after marriage in 1931
      Name: William Robertson Whitton
      Birth: 20 Sep 1894 - Syracuse, New York
      Departure: Glasgow, Scotland
      Arrival: 18 Apr 1931 - New York, New York address Birch Street, Long Island
      Travelled on the "California" from Glasgow to New York 9-4-1931 address 2 Baxter Terrace, Carnoustie Occupation Domestic Service
      at marriage address was 2 Baxter Terrace, Carnoustie (Bill states should have been Dundee) a Golf Professional.
      at 1940 census at 476 Kings, New York a Watchman in a Bank
      1942 WW2 Draft address 914 8th Avenue, Kings New York employer National City Bank, 20 Exchnage Place, New York City