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John David Wilbur Douglas

Male 1809 - 1862  (53 years)


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  • Name John David Wilbur Douglas 
    Born 5 Feb 1809  Tower Of London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Apr 1862  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1016  My Genealogy

    Father Major James Douglas,   b. 25 Sep 1751, Craufordmuir, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1820, Balgowrie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Janet Torry,   b. 15 Nov 1768, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1836, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 29 May 1795  Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marianne Fullerton Ogilvie,   d. Aug 1857 
    Married 20 Jul 1843 
    Children 
     1. Marianne Halliburton Douglas,   b. 6 Jun 1846,   d. 8 Mar 1901  (Age 54 years)
     2. James Ogilvie Douglas,   b. 14 Oct 1848,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Young Douglas,   b. 19 Jan 1853, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F1329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Founder of Douglas and Co., Searchers of Public Records in Edinburgh

      Will written 13 April 1858, trustees listed as Rev Thomas Guthrie minister of St Johns Free Church of Edinburgh, John Brown Douglas Esquire writer to the signet, James Young his son, Andrew Halliday Douglas and John Niven Esquires Doctors of Medicine Edinburgh, George Murray Equire Accountant Edinburgh, and James and Archibald Ogilvie Equieres of the firm of J and A Ogilvie Merchants Edinburgh, leaving some money to "my daughter Marianne Haliburton", and the set of books prepared for searching the records to be sold, and a small annuity to my housekeeper.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] IGI2.

    2. [S9] Edinburgh Parish register of marriages.