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About Harry Sinclair

HARRY SINCLAIR (aka HENRY SINCLAIR or HARY SINCLAIR)

Hudson's Bay Company Servant: probably the man of the same name who served as a clerk at Rupert's House, 1820-22; Shipping Agent in Stromness on 28 May 1821

Harry Sinclair, here treated, was born in 1782 or 1783 [Orkney Family History Society: 1821 Census Return for Stromness] He was employed by the Hudson's Bay Company, 1820-22. Hudson's Bay Company Archives: Biographical Sheets

Evidence from the Orkney Census Returns

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28 May 1821: Stromness in Orkney: (1) Harry Sinclair: M: 38: H B Co Service (2) Jannet Mowat: F: 37 (3) Henry Sinclair M: 13 (4) Michel Sinclair: M: 7 (5) Jannet Sinclair: F: 3 (6) Jean Sinclair: F:1 (7) Jannet Logan: F: 66: Widow [Orkney Family History Society: 1821 Census Return for Stromness]

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6 June 1841: South End, Stromness, Orkney: (1) Hary Sinclair: M: 55: Ship Agent, Orkney (2) Elizabeth Sinclair: F: 15: Orkney (3) John Sinclair: M: 12: Orkney [Orkney Family History Society: 1841 Census Return for Stromness]

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Harry Sinclair's Timeline

1782
1782
1808
February 1, 1808
1809
February 11, 1809
1810
September 6, 1810
1812
December 13, 1812
1814
February 15, 1814
1815
July 17, 1815
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland (United Kingdom)
1817
December 18, 1817
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland (United Kingdom)
1819
June 7, 1819
1823
August 7, 1823