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John Douglas

Male 1849 - 1874  (25 years)


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  • Name John Douglas 
    Born 1849 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Jul 1874  Palaceknowe, Beattock, Moffat, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I168935  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2014 

    Father John Douglas,   b. Bef 1849,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Goldie,   b. Bef 1827,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F70767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Clarkson,   b. 26 May 1851, Rigside, Douglas, Lanarkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1931  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Grace Watson Douglas,   b. 1873, Crawford, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Alex Douglas,   b. Abt 1873,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Douglas,   b. 4 Sep 1874, Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1948  (Age 73 years)
     4. James Douglas
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F70763  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He was killed in a freak accident at the age of 26, he was driving a spike into a railway tie and it flew up and struck him in the head.

      John Douglas's parents are not listed on his marriage certificate.
      However on his death certificate his mother is listed as Elisabeth Goldie and John Douglas, a farmer, is listed as his reputed father.