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Robert EASTON[1]

Male 1874 - 1953  (79 years)


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  • Name Robert EASTON  [2
    Born 9 Aug 1874  Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 3 Nov 1874  Free Church, Bathgate Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Buried Nov 1953  Hamilton Cemetary, York Blvd. Hamilton Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 22 Nov 1953  Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1462  Main Tree
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2006 

    Father John EASTON,   b. Abt 1838, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Helen FLEMING,   b. Abt 1838, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1910, Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1857  Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Notes 
    • [Easton July 2005.FTW]

      "On the 31st day of march 1857 at Bathgate after banns was solemnizedbetween us according to the forms of the United Presbyterian Church."

      At time of marriage, John was living at 19 Cochrane Street and Helen wasliving at 18 Livery Street. Witnesses were Andrew Bining and MargaretScott. The minister was James Scott. [1]
    Family ID F431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Annie Gardiner MYERS,   b. 1876, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1936, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [1
    Married 28 Jul 1899  Broxburn, Uphall, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Notes 
    • Minister Henry Ferguson
      Witnesses John Malcolm McLean and Mary Black (could be Annie's sister,Mary Fleming) [1]
    Children 
    +1. Mary Edith Orr Paterson EASTON,   b. 18 May 1900, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1923, Port Dover, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +2. John EASTON,   b. 22 Apr 1902, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Helen Fleming Galloway EASTON,   b. Jul 1904, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1905, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +4. Robert EASTON,   b. 14 Feb 1912, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1989  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Agnes Isabella EASTON,   b. 12 Feb 1914, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1989, Burlington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2006 23:29:05 
    Family ID F421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary C. WILSON,   b. Abt 1872,   d. 1960, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)  [1
    Married Abt 1938  [2
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2006 23:29:05 
    Family ID F430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1874 - Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jul 1899 - Broxburn, Uphall, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • [Easton July 2005.FTW]

      Robert is the second son named Robert to be born to his parents. Hisolder namesake died young. His baptism was attested to by AlexanderFleming, his maternal grandfather, and Agnes Crandle, his paternalgrandmother.

      In 1891 Census he is listed as an oil refinery labourer living with hisparents at Straighten Mill, Liberton, age 16. On the register of his sonJack's birth in 1902, he is listed as an engineer in Bathgate. Afterimmigrating to Canada sometime after 1905, he worked at Stelco Steel Millin Hamilton.

      On the registration of his death, his religion is listed as Presbyterian.He was 79 at the time of his death. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Karen Adderley Research.
      Record originated in...

    2. [S214] Registration of Marriage of son George Easton.
      Date of Import: 24 Jul 2005

    3. [S252] Scottish Registration of Marriage, 662/18.

    4. [S252] Scottish Registration of Marriage.
      1899, Uphall

    5. [S201] Registration of Births.
      Son John's birth certificate lists marriage date and place