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William Ross Smith, Jr.

Male 1868 - 1937  (68 years)


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  • Name William Ross Smith 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 9 Aug 1868  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jun 1937  Broughty Ferry, Angusshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I152  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2019 

    Father William Ross Smith,   b. 11 Dec 1839, Marykirk, Kincardine, Scot Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1911, Blackness Rd, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Isabella /Blair Blairford,   b. 1842, Stanley, Perth, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1924, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 24 Jun 1867  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F67  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1868 - Dundee, Angus, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Jun 1937 - Broughty Ferry, Angusshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1881 census: with parents, Dundee, St. Clements District
      1891 census: with parents, jute manufacturer's clerk, Dudhope Street, 1 Rustic Place
      Occupation later in life: oil merchant.
      1901 census:
      1911: living at Rose Villa, Titaghur, India when his father wrote his will in 1911. (There was a jute company in Titaghur, near Calcutta)
      1919: motor vehicle registration. Residence: Almorah, Blackness Rd, Dundee. Vehicle: 12 HP Rover touring body painted yellow. Registration # TS-1800.
      1922: fined 2 GBP for driving a motor vehicle at a speed greater than 20 miles per hour. Occupation: jute spinner, living at Craiglee, Dundee Rd. (Dundee Evening Telegraph, Oct 11, 1922)
      1924: appointed co-manager of St Enoch’s Parish Church. Residence Craiglea, West Ferry.
      1926: fined for speeding, 25s. Residence: Craiglea. Occupation: jute spinner.
      1937 death certificate: address "Craiglee" 95 Dundee Rd, Broughy Ferry. Retired jute merchant. Cause of death: coronary thrombosis, Syncope. Information E. M. Smith, sister, present. Single.