Euphemia Firth

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Euphemia Firth (Sinclair)

Also Known As: "Effy Sinclair"
Death: Died in Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Peter Sinclair and Janet Gray
Wife of John Firth
Mother of John Firth; N. N. Firth and James Firth
Sister of Margaret Sinclair; Jane Sinclair; Mary Sinclair; Ann Sinclair; Catherine Sinclair and 3 others

Managed by: Ben M. Angel, still catching up
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About Euphemia Firth


Euphemia Sinclair is the daughter of Peter Sinclair and his wife Janet Gray. She was born on 30 September 1819 and her baptism was registered at Orphir in Orkney on 6 October 1819 [Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, database, FamilySearch]

Orphir 1821

1821, Orphir, District: 1, Property No: 31 - Lingue 1,Peter,Sinclair,Head,,M,50,(50 - 60) Farmer 6.Black Cattle 1.Swine, 2,Janet,Sinclair,Wife,,F,40,(40 - 50) (nee Gray), 3,Jane,Sinclair,Dau,,F,20,(20 - 30), 4,Margaret,Sinclair,Dau,,F,15,(15 - 20), 5,Ann,Sinclair,Dau,,F,15,(15 - 20), 6,Mary,Sinclair,Dau,,F,10,(10 - 15), 7,Catherine,Sinclair,Dau,,F,10,(10 - 15), 8,Janet,Sinclair,Dau,,F,5,(5 - 10), 9,Betty,Sinclair,Dau,,F,5,(5 - 10), 10,Effy,Sinclair,Dau,,F,1,(under 5),

Stromness 1861

Main Street, North End, Stromness: (1) Euphemia Firth Head, Mar, F, 38, Mariners Wife, Orphir (2) John Firth, Son, ,M, 7, Scholar, Stromness (3) James Firth Son, M, 1, Stromness [Orkney Family History Society: 1861 Census Return for Stromness]

Death Record

Euphemia Sinclair died on 29/06/1863 at Stromness aged 40. Spouse of John Firth. Father: William Sinclair. Mother: Catherine Gray. Informant: John Firth, husband [Orkney Family History Society: Death Cert: 1863-030-00-0038]

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Euphemia Firth's Timeline

September 30, 1819
October 31, 1853
Age 34
Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom
May 23, 1856
Age 36
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
Age 40
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
June 29, 1863
Age 43
Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom