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Henry Robson Berston

Henry Robson Berston

Male 1835 - 1924  (89 years)

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  • Name Henry Robson Berston 
    Born 4 Jan 1835  c 8-1-1835 Longhope, Walls and Flotta Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Apr 1924  Murra, Braebuster, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6998  My Relatives
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Father Peter Berston,   b. Abt 1810,   d. Bef 1871  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Isabella Robson,   b. 1793, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Cecilia Mowat,   b. 20 Sep 1825, c 15-11-1825 Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1888, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1869  Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F2728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann Sinclair,   b. Abt 1840,   d. Bef 1869  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1863  Hoy and Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Peter Berston,   b. 4 Nov 1863  [natural]
     2. Ann Berston,   b. 10 Aug 1864  [natural]
     3. Georgina Irvine Berston,   b. 15 Jul 1865, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Ann Berston,   b. 10 Mar 1867  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F2878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1871 census at "Murra", Hoy a Farmer of 17 1/2 acres with children and second wife
      at 1881 census at "Murra" Hoy a Farmer of 17 acres arable with children and second wife
      at 1891census at "Murra" Hoy a Retired farmer a Widower with son in law and Daughter.
      at 1901 census at "Murra" Hoy a Widower farmer
      at death in 1924 a Crofter, widower of 1. Ann Sinclair, 2. Cecelia Mowat