John Sinclair

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  • Name John Sinclair  [1
    Born 12 Nov 1855  Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
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    Died 5 Oct 1921  Quoys of Forse, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Latheron Old Cemetery, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Person ID I42656  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father George Sinclair
              b. May 1819, Rumster, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Apr 1910, Boultach, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Mother Margaret Bruce Campbell
              b. 26 Feb 1817, Munsary, Watten, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Sep 1912, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1847  Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F12900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Sinclair
              b. 17 Jan 1865, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Jul 1948, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1890  Wick, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Rachel Young Sinclair
              b. 18 Apr 1891, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Nov 1896, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     2. Margaret Campbell Sinclair
              b. 22 Oct 1893, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Mar 1928, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     3. Robert Finlayson Sinclair
              b. 1895
              d. Between 1 Sep 1942 and 30 Sep 1942, Longnawang, Borneo Island, Indonesia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Alexander Sinclair
              b. 17 Aug 1900, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1921  (Age 21 years)
     5. Christina Sinclair
              b. 1 May 1904, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F12912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1855 - Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jun 1890 - Wick, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latheron Old Cemetery, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone for John Sinclair (42656)
    Headstone for John Sinclair (42656)
    In loving memory of Rachel Young.
    John Sinclair of Quoys Forse died 5th October 1921 aged 65.
    Eldest daughter Rachel Young died 7th November 1896 aged 5.
    Daughter Margaret Campbell died 14th March 1928 aged 33.
    Son Robert Finlayson Sinclair died in Japanese hands Borneo 1942 aged 47.
    Wife Annie Sinclair died at Latheron West 16th July 1945 aged 83.

  • Notes 
    • 1861 Scotland Census

      Information for John SINCLAIR

      Age: 5
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
      Relationship: Son
      Father's Name: George
      Mother's Name: Margaret
      Gender: Male
      Where born: P Latheron, Caithness
      Registration Number: 38
      Registration district: Latheron
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      County: Caithness
      Address: Boanabiner
      Occupation: Farmers Son
      ED: 1B
      Household schedule number: 49
      Line: 13
      Roll: CSSCT1861_5
      Household Members:
      George SINCLAIR Age: 46 (1815)
      Margaret SINCLAIR Age: 43 (1818)
      Margaret SINCLAIR Age: 13 (1848)
      Henrietta SINCLAIR Age: 10 (1851)
      William SINCLAIR Age: 8 (1853)
      George SINCLAIR Age: 7 (1854)
      John SINCLAIR Age: 5 (1856)
      Hector SINCLAIR Age: 2 (1859)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 1B; Page: 10; Line: 13; Roll: CSSCT1861_5; Year: 1861.

      1871 Scotland Census

      Information for John SINCLAIR

      Age: 14
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1857
      Relationship: Son
      Father's Name: George
      Mother's Name: Margaret
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Latheron, Caithness
      Registration Number: 38
      Registration district: Latheron
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      Town: Forse Estate
      County: Caithness
      Address: Boanabin
      Occupation: Crofter's Son
      ED: 9
      Household schedule number: 9
      Line: 18
      Roll: CSSCT1871_7
      Household Members:
      George SINCLAIR Age: 50 (1821)
      Margaret SINCLAIR Age: 50 (1821)
      William SINCLAIR Age: 18 (1853)
      John SINCLAIR Age: 14 (1857)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 9; Page: 2; Line: 18; Roll: CSSCT1871_7; Year: 1871.


      1891 Scotland Census

      Information for John SINCLAIR

      Age: 33
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1858
      Relationship: Head
      Spouse's name : Annie
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Latheron, Caithness
      Registration Number: 38
      Registration district: Latheron
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      County: Caithness
      Address: Roadside Forse
      Occupation: Shepherd
      ED: 10
      Household schedule number: 48
      Line: 11
      Roll: CSSCT1891_9
      Household Members:
      John SINCLAIR Age: 33 (1858)
      Annie SINCLAIR Age: 26 (1865)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 10; Page: 10; Line: 11; Roll: CSSCT1891_9; Year: 1891.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3520] Robert Ian Bain (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2009.

    2. [S3531] Headstone for John Sinclair (42656), (http://graven-images.org.uk/cgi-bin/lowgraph.pl?yard=lath-old&grave=124) (Reliability: 3), 14 Mar 2009.

    3. [S3520] Robert Ian Bain (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.