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James Whitton

James Whitton

Male 1823 - 1890  (66 years)

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  • Name James Whitton 
    Born 14 Dec 1823  Lundie and Fowliss c 11-8-1824 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jan 1890  143 Nethergate, Dundee ref 282-1-83 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I812  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father William Whitton,   b. 18 May 1806, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1882, St Andrew, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Cant,   b. 9 Jul 1797, Christened 11-7 Auchterhouse Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1883, 2 Erskine Street, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1823 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marie Dempster,   b. 1825, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1875, 143 Nethergate, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1846  Dundee 282-23-2 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Whitton,   b. 13 Sep 1847, Kinnoull, Perth Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1894, Stamford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     2. Margaret Whitton,   b. 3 May 1849, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1850, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     3. 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)  [natural]
     4. Marie Dempster Whitton,   b. 3 Aug 1853, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbutcho..., Peebles Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     5. Andrew Dempster Whitton,   b. 6 May 1856, 125 Nethergate, Dundee 282-2-358 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1892, buried Ferndale, Penn, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     6. Charles Dempster Whitton,   b. 9 Apr 1858, Dundee 282-2-473 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1884, Boston, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
     7. Alfred Bell Whitton,   b. 22 Apr 1860, Dundee 282-2-580 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1929, St Machar Aberdeen ref 168/2-69 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     8. 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)  [natural]
     9. Frederick Patrick Whitton,   b. 23 Mar 1866, Dundee 282-2-523 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1942, Utica, New York, USA buried in Masonic Home Cemetery Row 16 Grave 22 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     10. ? Whitton  [natural]
     11. ? Whitton  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Betsy Lyall,   b. 1830, Newburgh, Fife Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1903, Merchiston, Falkirk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Aft 1881  Not Located in Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F568  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • a Clerk at daughters death in 1850 address Morgan's Buildings, Nethergate, Dundee
      at 1851 census at Dundee City ref 282/00075/00032
      witness at Isabellas marriage in 1860
      a Goods Manager, Dundee and Perth Railway
      at 1861 census at Dundee Second District ref 282/02008/02050
      at 1871 census at St Peter, Dundee ref 282-01001-000076
      1875 District Goods manager Caledonian Railway
      in the Scotsman Newspaper of 1st November 1876 an advert was placed by James Whitton of 143 Nethergate to let 3 Large shops with cellars in Nethergate - one of the leading streets of Dundee.
      Widower by 1881
      at 1881 census at 143 Nethergate Dundee, a Railway Goods Manager
      address at fathers death in 1882 143 Nethergate, Dundee
      death cert seen
      Will 25-2-1891 Morgans Buildings, 123 Nethergate Dundee, sometimes District Goods Manager Caledonian Railway Coy, Dundee