William Sinton

(1778 - 12 August 1841)

BMDB data

     William Sinton was born in 1778 Par. of Jedburgh, ROX, SCT, If "Jedburgh County" translates to as far as Selkirk, possibly the Yarrow bap. of a William to James 19 Jun 1778?? Certainly naming pattern would indicate a father James.1,2,3
     William Sinton married Isabella Scott in 1804 Hawick, ROX, SCT, Mgt 4 says 1805. igi has patron submissions for sons Adam and Andrew. SARS couldn't search Jedburgh for marriage as no records exist 1772 to 1821.5,6,7
     William Sinton died on 12 Aug 1841 Jedburgh, ROX, SCT; 63, see 'Southern Reporter' of 15/8/1841. SARS8 quotes "On August 15 1841 William SINTON, Townhead, Jedburgh died aged 63."9,7,10 He was buried with Isabella Scott in the Jedburgh Abbey Grounds, Jedburgh, ROX, SCT, H/stone: 299 William Sinton, road maker Jedburgh d 12.8.1841 63 w Isabella Scott d 10.4.1849 70 James Sinton. Roadman Jedburgh d 27.8.1894 or 1891 56 (w Jane Irvine Rathie 19.9.1895 56.)1,10

Census/Where lived/Occupations

     William Sinton appeared on the census of 1841 on Castle St, Jedburgh, ROX, SCT, with Isabella Sinton, enumerated as SINTON: William 62, labourer, Isabella, 62, both b Jedburgh Cty.11,2

External links

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Family

Isabella Scott (1778 - Apr 1849)
Children
  • James Sinton12 (Jul 1805 - Jun 1861)
  • William Sinton13,14,15 (Feb 1808 - Jul 1873)
  • John Sinton6 (Sep 1810 - Feb 1865)
  • Thomas Sinton6 (Sep 1813 - )
  • Andrew Sinton16 (cir. 1816 - Nov 1868)
  • Adam Sinton13 (Mar 1819 - aft. 1869)
ChartsWilliam & Isabella (SCOTT) SINTON
Last Edited25 Sep 2013

Citations

  1. Letter, Levare CHILD to Lorna Henderson, Bur. Isabella SINTON nee SCOTT, "in the Jedburgh Abbey Grounds", rcvd Apr 1994.
  2. Beatrix L WALKER pro Dr J IMRIE, "FT SINTON, Andrew J G ex SARS", Research requested by Lester R SINTON, Merrimac, USA, copy given to Lorna McIntosh Mar 2002. Andrew assumed to be Lester's father. Ref B/52483., ex 1841 Jedburgh Census.
  3. Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap. 19 Jun 1778 William s/o James SINTON, batch C117792, Yarrow, SEL, extracted Nov 2008.
  4. Margaret JENKIN, "EM SINTON/SYMINGTON ex JENKIN," e-mail to L McIntosh.
  5. Letter, Levare CHILD to Lorna Henderson, Marr. 1804 William SINTON & Isabella SCOTT, Hawick, ROX, rcvd Apr 1994.
  6. Margaret JENKIN, "EM SINTON/SYMINGTON ex JENKIN," e-mail to L McIntosh, Jul 2001.
  7. Beatrix L WALKER pro Dr J IMRIE, "FT SINTON, Andrew J G ex SARS", Research requested by Lester R SINTON, Merrimac, USA, copy given to Lorna McIntosh Mar 2002. Andrew assumed to be Lester's father. Ref B/52483., ex Jedburgh OPR.
  8. Beatrix L WALKER pro Dr J IMRIE, "FT SINTON, Andrew J G ex SARS", Research requested by Lester R SINTON, Merrimac, USA, copy given to Lorna McIntosh Mar 2002. Andrew assumed to be Lester's father. Ref B/52483.
  9. Letter, Levare CHILD to Lorna Henderson, Dth 15 Aug 1841 William SINTON, Townhead, Jedburgh, rcvd Apr 1994.
  10. Www SINTON searches & misc. correspondence H/stone #299: William SINTON (d. 12.8.1841 62) & Isabella SCOTT (d. 10.4.1849 70); James SINTON (d. 27.8.1891 56), Jedburgh, transcr. taken 2007, rcvd from Jan KFeb 2013.
  11. 1841 Census, Borders, SCT, LDS Film.
  12. GRO, SCT, BDM searches at GRO SCT: Dth 1861 James SINTON, trans. Stuart H, Mar 2004.
  13. Margaret JENKIN, "EM SINTON/SYMINGTON ex JENKIN," e-mail to L McIntosh, Jun 2002 ex British Vital Records CD 2nd Edition.
  14. GRO, SCT, BDM searches at GRO SCT: Dth 17 Jul 1873 William s/o William SINTON & Isabella SCOTT, Monklaw, Jedburgh, ROX Dist 796 #43, transcr. Stuart H, rcvd Feb 1998.
  15. Letter, Levare CHILD to Lorna Henderson, Dth 1873 William s/o William SINTON, rcvd Apr 1994.
  16. GRO, SCT, BDM searches at GRO SCT: death cert Andrew trans. S Hepburn, Feb 1998.

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