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Alfred Bell Whitton

Alfred Bell Whitton

Male 1860 - 1929  (69 years)

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  • Name Alfred Bell Whitton 
    Born 22 Apr 1860  Dundee 282-2-580 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul 1929  St Machar Aberdeen ref 168/2-69 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I820  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father James Whitton,   b. 14 Dec 1823, Lundie and Fowliss c 11-8-1824 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1890, 143 Nethergate, Dundee ref 282-1-83 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 8 Sep 1846  Dundee 282-23-2 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Nellie Leslie, Cruden,   b. 1865, Banff Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1960, Chalmers Hospital, Banff b 20-Jan Turriff Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 1887  Banff Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leslie Cruden Whitton,   b. 1889, Marnoch Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974, Banff Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     2. Annie Smith Whitton,   b. 14 Sep 1890, Marnoch, Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981, Hove, East Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1861 census at Dundee Second District ref 282/02008/02051
      at 1871 census at St Peter, Dundee ref 282-01001-000076
      at 1881 census at 143 Nethergate Dundee
      a Medical Student
      MB 1885
      at 1891 census at South Street, Marnoch ref 161-05-002 a Medical Practitioner
      at 1896 a justice of the Peace for Banffshire
      at 1901 census at Marnoch, Banff ref 161-5-001
      at 1911 census at Marnoch, Banff ref 161/00-005/00-009
      University of Edinburgh Roll of Honour 1914-18

      Dr Whitton, who lived in Ferniebrae, South Street, Aberchirder, ran a medical practice before World War One.
      He was Captain of the local Volunteers and ultimately became a Lieutenant - Colonel in the 6th Gordon Highlanders. He was a member of Aberchirder Town Council and had several terms as Provost from 1907 - 1919, with a break for war service with the Royal Army Medical Corps in home training camps.
      There is a photo at http://www.foggieloan.co.uk/44library/picgallery/people/abwhitton.htm

      address at death Towie House, Turrif