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David HEWISON

Male 1818 - 1857  (39 years)


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  • Name David HEWISON 
    Born 1818  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 17 Aug 1818 
    Alt. Birth 
    Alt. Death 5 Jan 1850 
    Alt. Death 
    • off Cape Horn
    Fact 1 Fact 1  [1
    • Sailor/Mariner
    Reference Number 24778 
    _UID F6908AC84428420AABC533A08D84E335FC22 
    Died Aug 1857  Cape Horn Drowning Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20754  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father David Balfour HEWISON,   b. 30 May 1781, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1861, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Jean BALFOUR,   b. 28 Apr 1785, Chalmersquoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1847, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1810  Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:186244
    Alt. Marriage 1800-1829  [1
    Alt. Marriage 
    Family ID F5389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Betsy BALFOUR,   b. 24 Jun 1812, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1868, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1847  Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:284942
    Children 
     1. James HEWISON,   b. 1 Apr 1850, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1874, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     2. Thomas HEWISON,   b. 29 Jul 1854, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1884, Austrailia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     3. David HEWISON,   b. 7 Aug 1852, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1912, Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F6767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1847 - Westray & Papa Westray Parish, Orkney Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1857 - Cape Horn Drowning Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • [Br?derbund WFT Vol. 26, Ed. 1, Tree #0104, Date of Import: Dec 19, 2002]

      David was a sailor and drowned off the Cape Horn.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] World Family Tree Vol. 26, Ed. 1, Brøderbund Software, Inc., (Release date: August 12, 1998), Tree #0104 (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Import: Dec 19, 2002