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George Foulis

Death: September 25, 1873 (83)
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Husband of Jean Bichan

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About George Foulis


Monumental Inscription

Erected by GEORGE FOULES in memory of his wife JANE BICHAN who died 3rd Dec 1856 aged 56 years also to the memory of the said GEORGE FOULES, late farmer, Ayre who died 25th Sept 1873 aged 83 years. [Orkney Family History Society: Monumental Inscriptions in St. Ninians Graveyard in Deerness, inscription number 1L/2]

Evidence from the Census Returns

Deerness 30 March 1851

Folly Ayre in Deerness: (1) George Foulis, (M), 59, Head, Mar, Farmer of 20 acres & 10 common, Deerness (2) Jean Foulis, (F), 51, Wife, Mar, Deerness (3) Charles Foulis, (M), 53, Brother, S, Deerness (4) Robert Bichan, (M), 23, Nephew, S, Ag lab, Deerness (5) Janet Craigie, (F), 28, Servant, S, Rousay (6) Margaret Bichan, (F), 10, Niece, Errant girl, Deerness (7) John Campbell, (M), 57, Lodger, Mar, Beggar, Caithness (8) Jean Campbell, (F), 42, Lodger, Mar, , Lanarkshire, Glasgow (9) Elizabeth Campbell, (F), 11, Lodger, Lanarkshire, Glasgow (10) Edward Campbell, (M), 7, Lodger, Lanarkshire, Glasgow (11) Helen Campbell, (F), 4, Lodger, Lanarkshire, Glasgow (12) Archibald Campbell, (M), 54, Lodger, S, Lanarkshire, Glasgow [Orkney Family History Society: 1851 Census Return for Deerness]

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George Foulis's Timeline

September 25, 1873
Age 83