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John Wilson

John Wilson

Male 1867 - 1956  (88 years)

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  • Name John Wilson 
    Born 6 Jul 1867  Evie and Rendal, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Feb 1956  Graemsay buried Graemsay Gravestone D14 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6982  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Mother Margaret Wilson,   b. 15 Nov 1844, Walls and Flotta c 18-12 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1867, Damarscoul, Evie, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Duncan Norquoy,   b. 2 Oct 1868, South Ronaldsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1952, Graemsay Gravestone D14 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1888  Binniebister, Firth Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Davidson Wilson,   b. 21 Jan 1888, Graemsay c 2/9/1888 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1951, Gravestone C406 Stromness Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
     2. John Wilson,   b. 19 Dec 1889, Whitehouse, Graemsay c Graemsay 27/2/1890 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1973, Graemsay buried 5/5/1973 Graemsay D14 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     3. James Norquoy Wilson,   b. 1892, Whitehouse, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1977, New Zealand buried in the RSA section of the Makara Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     4. Robert Wilson,   b. 17 Sep 1894, c Graemsay 5/8/1894 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1979, New Zealand buried in the RSA section of the Makara Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     5. William Wilson,   b. 19 Dec 1896, c Graemsay 4/4/1897 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1974, Graemsay buried Graemsay D14 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     6. Mary Jane Wilson,   b. 20 Dec 1899, Whitehouse, c Graemsay 4/2/1900 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981, Stromness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     7. Jessie Norquoy Wilson,   b. 4 Nov 1902, c 12/7/1903 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968, Newington, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     8. Isabella Ann Sutherland Wilson,   b. 3 Aug 1905, c Graemsay 10/9/1905 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1992, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     9. Frank Drake Wilson,   b. 18 Feb 1907, c 14/4/1907 Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1967, Graemsay buried Graemsay 6/1967 Gravestone D14 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     10. George Albert Wilson,   b. 17 May 1910, c Graemsay 10/8/1910 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1994, Kirkwall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     11. Margaret Helen Wilson,   b. 2 Nov 1912, c 7/9/1913 Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2000  (Age < 87 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1881 census has John a nephew of Zahary Wilson

      Farm Servant at Sandside then at Windbreck
      Lived at Whitehouse 1888
      at 1901 census at Whitehouse, Graemsay a Farm Servant
      Ploughman Whitehouse 1902

      at 1901 census at same property as his Grandmother Jane Wilson aged 85 ie b 1816 an Annuitant born Stromness
      Informant at Grandmothers death in 1902 address Whitehouse, Graemsay
      at 1911 census at Windbreak, Graemsay a Ploughman