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Robert Young Whitton

Robert Young Whitton

Male 1859 - 1938  (78 years)

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  • Name Robert Young Whitton  [1
    Born 27 Dec 1859  Mossend, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland 625-1-12 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Aug 1938  Westmuir Street, Glasgow, Carbrachie Glasgow 644/2-206 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I84  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Gavin Whittom,   b. 12 Apr 1825, Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1887, Kyle Union Poor House Ayr, Scotland 578-377 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MacAuley,   b. 1834, Shotts, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1900, 284 Rutherglen Road, Hutchensontown, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 Oct 1856  Trybank Cottage, New Monklands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 25 Apr 1881  Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Gavin Whitton,   b. Jun 1882, Castletown Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1912 and 1925, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)  [natural]
     2. Sarah Elizabeth Whitton,   b. 1885, Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Ada Whitton,   b. 1884, Seahouse Harbour, Easington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1952, NOT LOCATED Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     4. Robert Whitton,   b. 10 Nov 1885, Seaham, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1955, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     5. Elizabeth Whitton,   b. 1887, Easington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Mary Ann Whitton,   b. 1889, Castletown, Durham England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1914, Belvedere Hospital, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
     7. George Whitton,   b. 1894, Govan, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900, Camlachie, Glasgow 644/2-820 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)  [natural]
     8. Norman Whitton,   b. 1898, Camlachie, Glasgow 644-2-573 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1947, 39 Dreghorn Street, Glasgow Camlachie ref 644-3-768 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
     9. Margaret Whitton,   b. 1901, Camlachie, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1861 census at Old Monklands, Surname Recorded as WHITTEN
      1871 English Census Name: Robert Whittham Age: 11 Estimated birth year: abt 1860 Relation: Son Father's name: Garen Mother's name: Mary Gender: Male
      Where born: Scotland Civil parish: Nether Hoyland Ecclesiastical parish: Elsecar
      County/Island: Yorkshire Country: England
      at 1881 census at 75 Barton Street, Darlington with parents and no siblings
      Robert was an Ironworker like his father
      at 1891 census at No 11 ???, Hyton, Durham a 4 roomed property a Plumber
      in 1900 occupation stated to be Forge Engineerman
      at 1901 census at Camlachie, Lanark ref 644-2-63-019,
      75 Dawson Street, an Engine Driver place of birth stated to be Mossend.
      occupation in 1905 stated to be a Plumber and Gas Fitter
      at 1911 census at Camlachie ref 644/02 041/00 011
      occupation in 1914 stated to be Clock? Inspector address 75 Dawson Street.
      at death in 1938 aged 70 at Westmuir Street, Glasgow occupation stated to be a General Labourer. Son Norman registered his death

      NB Spelling of surnames for this family varied from Whittom, Whitten, Whitton

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