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John Rae

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Co Tyrone, Ireland
Death: Died in 79 Whitevale St, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Place of Burial: Sighthill Cemetery, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Husband of Elizabeth Singleton
Father of Thomas Rae; Daniel Rae; John Rae; Joseph 1 Rae; Joseph 2 Rae and 2 others

Occupation: Cotton Weaver
Managed by: Private User
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About John Rae

John was born around 1772 in County Tyrone Ireland.

1841 census - John 70, Elizabeth 57, Joseph 22, Thomas 20, Bell 12, Ann 2 (granddaughter), Robert Mucklejohn and Peter Thomson, boarders. Address just listed as Whitevale.

1851 census - John 77, cotton weaver born Ireland, Elizabeth 68, winder born Ireland, Isabella 21, power loom weaver, Ann 11 granddaughter. There were also lodgers Alex Barr 37 and Alex Bell 18. They were living at 79 Whitevale Street.

1861 census - at 81 Whitevale St. Elizabeth Rae, 77 winder, Joseph 40, Isabella 28, Walter Burges and James Thomson boarders.

John died on December 30, 1855. His place of birth was listed as Co Tyrone, but he had lived in Glasgow for over 30 years. According to his death certificate he was married twice. The first wife's name was unknown, and it was also unknown if he had any children from the first marriage. His second wife was Elizabeth Singleton, and children from that marriage were listed on the death certificate as John 42, Daniel 40, Joseph (deceased), Joseph 36, Isabella (deceased) and Isabella 28. HIs son Thomas wasn't listed on the death certificate. He was buried in Sighthill Cemetery. Registered by son Joseph Rae (x mark)

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John Rae's Timeline

1772
1772
Co Tyrone, Ireland
1813
1813
Age 41
1815
1815
Age 43
1816
1816
Age 44
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1819
1819
Age 47
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1820
1820
Age 48
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1822
1822
Age 50
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1829
1829
Age 57
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1855
December 30, 1855
Age 83
79 Whitevale St, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland