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Helen Martin Ritchie

Helen Martin Ritchie

Female 1855 - 1922  (67 years)

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  • Name Helen Martin Ritchie 
    Born 1 Jan 1855  Broughty Ferry, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Aug 1922  9 Glebe Terrace, Alloa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6116  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Father James Ritchie,   b. 1821, Inverkellour Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1871  (Age < 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Christina Walker,   b. 1821, Cunnenside Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1887, 4 Speeds Terrace, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F3298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Joseph Whitton,   b. 3 Jan 1851, Dundee c 28-1-1851 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1891, 263 Webster Street, Boston Mass, USA buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married Abt 1873  not located in UK possibly in USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Ignatius Whitton,   b. 30 Jan 1873, 9 Indian Place, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1960, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     2. James Whitton,   b. 1877, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1915, 273 Hawkhill, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     3. Helen Marie Whitton,   b. 14 Jul 1879, Winthrop, Suffolk, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1956, 8 Glebe Terrace, Alloa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     4. Mable Whitton,   b. 12 May 1881, Winthrop, Suffolk, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909, 273a Hawkhill, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [natural]
     5. Alfred Bell Whitton,   b. 15 Jun 1883, Winthrop, Suffolk, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1914, Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [natural]
     6. Charles Dempster Whitton,   b. 15 Jun 1885, Winthrop, Suffolk, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1931, Paulun Hospital, Shanghai, Consular Returns ref 173 CL251 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Robert Alison Whitton,   b. 10 May 1863, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1909, 167 Renfrew Road, Govan 646-2-718 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1892  Chorlton in Medley, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alison Whitton,   b. 20 Mar 1893, 4 Gorvie Place, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1976  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F3297  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1861 census at Porters Lodge, Longforgan, Perth
      at 1871 census at Commercial Inn, 27 Seagate, Dundee an Inn Waitress
      in USA 1880 census family I think located at Winthrop, Suffolk, Mass ref 1254552-T9-0552- 38C referred to as Ellen M Whitten
      with surname Whitten. Willie and James places of birth given as Scotland with Mables given as USA but I cant see Scottish records for Marriage or for births.
      She is not recorded with her 5 younger children (by William Whitton) at the 1901 census at 273 Hawkhill, Dundee although none of them are recorded as the head of the family.

      Travelled to Boston USA on the "Franconia" from Liverpool on 29-4-1913 arriving May 1913 address for home given as 275 Hawkhill, Dundee, to visit her son Wm Whitton address Boston Mass. Notes indicate that she had previously been in USA for 19 years and was a Widow.
      At death she is recorded as widow of William Whitton a Clerk. address 175 Hawkhill, Dundee