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Robert Whitton

Robert Whitton

Male 1885 - 1955  (69 years)

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  • Name Robert Whitton  [1
    Born 10 Nov 1885  Seaham, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1955  Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I67  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Robert Young Whitton,   b. 27 Dec 1859, Mossend, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland 625-1-12 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1938, Westmuir Street, Glasgow, Carbrachie Glasgow 644/2-206 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Williams,   b. 1858, Merthyr Tydvil, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1935, Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 25 Apr 1881  Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Flint,   b. 15 Nov 1879, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Abt 1913  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Edith Lillian Whitton,   b. 26 Apr 1914, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
     2. Doris Whitton,   b. 14 Oct 1915, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2004, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
     3. Robert Whitton,   b. 15 Feb 1920, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1998, Keswick, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Agnes Whitton,   b. 9 Aug 1921, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 2017, University Hospital, London,Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F63  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Helen McNeill,   b. 1884, Greenock Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1940, 9 Blythswood Street Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1905  82 David Street, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George McNeil Whitton,   b. 1910,   d. Aft 1955  (Age > 46 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F62  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1891 census at No 11 ???, Hyton, Durham a 4 roomed property
      at 1901 census at Camlachie, Lanark ref 644-2-63-019
      at marriage in 1905 address , 75 Dawson Street, Glasgow a Water Bottler

      went to Canada about 1911.possibly to New York in 1910 from Glasgow
      remarried there
      on 9th August 1915 attestation papers for joining the 83rd Overseas Bttn of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, address of wife 216 Frazer Road, Fairbank, Toronto a Steam Fitter date of birth given as 10th November 1877 ie 8 years older than his correct age of 30
      Number 171553

      at 1921 census at 62 Earlsdale Avenue, York, Ontario a Plumber arrived 1909
      at 1930 census at Portage, Ohio a Sheet metal Worker arrived in USA 1925

      buried Willowdale, York, Ontario in 1955

      occupation given at first wife's sons marriage in Scotland in 1929 an Engine Fitter but stated to be DECEASED
      at first wifes death in 1932 occupation stated to be an Aeriated Water Bottler.
      occupation given at sons marriage in 1946 a Gasfitter but stated to be deceased

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Whittom.FTW.
      Date of Import: 12 May 1999