William Aytoun

William Edmonstoune Aytoun (1813 - 1865)

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William Edmonstoune Aytoun
Born in Edinburgh, Scotlandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Scotlandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Scotlandmap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Nov 2015
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Scottish lawyer and poet. Professor of Belle Letters Edinburgh 1845-65, Sheriff of Orkney and Shetland 1852-65. Best knows as author of Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers (1848).[1]


See also:

  • "Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYMK-BLL : 8 December 2014), William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Jane Emily Wilson, 11 Apr 1849; citing Edinburgh Parish,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotland, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,066,696.
  • "Scotland Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VB42-WXP : 14 October 2014), William E Aytoun, St George, Midlothian, Scotland; from "1861 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012.); citing p. 10, PRO RG 9, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 103,874.
  • "Scotland Church Records and Kirk Session Records, 1658-1919," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2HR-HCNG : 30 November 2016), William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Fearne Jemima Kinnear, 24 Dec 1863; citing Marriage, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, The National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh; FHL microfilm .
  • "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q29T-9F87 : 15 March 2016), William Edmondstoune Aytoun, 1865; Burial, Edinburgh, , City of Edinburgh, Scotland, Dean Cemetery; citing record ID 151145378, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

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William Edmonstoune Aytoune, 1865
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