James William Bruce

James William Bruce

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  • Name James William Bruce  [1, 2
    Born 6 Mar 1854  Wick, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1 1865  [1, 2
    Fact 1 
    • Passenger on 'Ida Zeigler' to NZ
    Fact 3 1915  [1, 2
    Fact 3 
    • Went to Quincy, Florida
    Fact 2 1920  [1, 2
    Fact 2 
    • Returned to NZ from USA
    Died 4 Jan 1938  New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Row 2 Lot 13 Plot 2
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    Person ID I33405  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2020 

    Father Alexander Bruce
              b. Bef 6 Nov 1803, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 20 Jun 1891, Te Awamutu, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Janet MacKay
              b. 28 Jun 1816, Halsary Parish, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Jul 1906, Te Awamutu, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1836  Old Church of Halsary, Watten, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F9652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Laura Turner
              b. 9 Jul 1858, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Oct 1948, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1878  Christina Bruce House, 67B Symond St, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Lilian May Bruce
              b. 21 Oct 1879, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 21 Aug 1890, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     2. George Robert Bruce
              b. 25 Dec 1881, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jan 1920, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. James William Bruce
              b. 20 Nov 1884, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 Apr 1936, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Laura Eva Bruce
              b. 19 Aug 1887, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 21 Mar 1962, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Herbert Roy Bruce
              b. 25 Jan 1890, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 May 1932, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     6. Grace Hilda Bruce
              b. 22 Jul 1894, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Sep 1971, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Francis Alexander Bruce
              b. 26 Apr 1896
              d. 1 Jul 1967, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     8. Lillie May Bruce
              b. 8 Oct 1898, New Plymouth, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Jun 1977, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2008 
    Family ID F9661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1854 - Wick, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Jan 1938 - New Plymouth, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1861 Scotland Census

      Information for James BRUCE

      Age: 7
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1854
      Relationship: Son
      Father's Name: Alex
      Mother's Name: Janet
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Watten, Caithness
      Registration Number: 42
      Registration district: Watten
      Civil Parish: Watten
      County: Caithness
      Address: Munsary
      Occupation: Farmer's Son
      ED: 1
      Household schedule number: 31
      Line: 16
      Roll: CSSCT1861_6
      Household Members:
      Alex BRUCE Age: 56 (1805)
      Janet BRUCE Age: 45 (1816)
      Grace BRUCE Age: 21 (1840)
      Robert BRUCE Age: 18 (1843)
      Christina BRUCE Age: 14 (1847)
      William BRUCE Age: 12 (1849)
      Margaret BRUCE Age: 12 (1849)
      Francis BRUCE Age: 9 (1852)
      James BRUCE Age: 7 (1854)
      Jane BRUCE Age: 5 (1856)
      Donaldina BRUCE Age: 2 (1859)

      Source Citation: Parish: Watten; ED: 1; Page: 6; Line: 16; Roll: CSSCT1861_6; Year: 1861. [1]

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "James William Bruce". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I33405&tree=wft (accessed April 23, 2021).

  • Sources 
    1. [S3155] Dave Collins.

    2. [S3520] Robert Ian Bain.