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Arkley Robertson Whitton

Arkley Robertson Whitton

Male 1899 - 1937  (37 years)

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  • Name Arkley Robertson Whitton 
    Born 16 Nov 1899  Republic of South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Sep 1937  Cape Town 56330 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9906  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father William Robertson Whitton,   b. 19 Mar 1872, Maryfield, Bressay, Shetland 001-1-4 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1954, 4 Lodge Road Cape Town, RSA? 60248 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • an Arkley Whitton arrived in USA on the "Walmer Castle"a number of times including as recorded in the Ellis Island web page on 12th June 1918, from Plymouth, 20th July 1918, from Liverpool, 9th October 1918 from Glasgow, November the 18th 1918 from Liverpool, 21st December 1918 from Liverpool each time stated to be an single Assistant Steward engaged at Plymouth on 16th May 1918. He was 5ft 9inches and weighed 168lbs. He is stated to be variously English, Scotch and South African.
      I have no proof that he was related to this family but the christian name is unique and the family did move to England at some stage and there are 3 sons that could potentially be his father.
      I HAVE PRESUMED that he is the son of William Robertson Whitton

      His address in 1918 was given as 162 Lower Main Road, Cape Town

      Name: WHITTON, Arkley Robertson
      Year: 1937
      Volume: 6/9/4971
      Source Location: Cape Town Archives Repository
      Reference: 56330
      Source: Master's Office / Orphan Chamber, Cape Town (MOOC)
      At death a Steward SA Railways Single address 4 Lodge Road, Cape Town