Is your surname Inkster?

Research the Inkster family

John Inkster's Geni Profile

Records for John Inkster

34,455 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


John Inkster

Also Known As: "Orkney Johnny"
Birthplace: Orkney Islands, Scotland
Death: Died in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Inkster and Margaret Gunn
Husband of Mary Inkster
Father of Margaret Inkster; Mary Inkster; Colin Inkster; John Inkster; Ellen McDonald and 2 others

Managed by: Brittany Krystle Chury
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About John Inkster


Merchant and Politician in Manitoba: Member of the Council of Assiniboia from 1857 to 1868

John Inkster came to Rupert's Land in 1819, where he was employed as a stonemason by the Hudson's Bay Company.

Biographical Accounts

  1. Wikipedia: John Inkster
  2. Memorable Manitobans: John Inkster
view all

John Inkster's Timeline

September 29, 1798
Orkney Islands, Scotland
April 24, 1827
Age 28
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Age 44
Red River, Manitoba, Canada
June 30, 1874
Age 75
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Red River, Manitoba, Canada