This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.
Known to to the younger generation as “Uncle Jack”, he was the archetypal rolling stone. He never married but adored children, lived in later years with his youngest sister Babs (Mirelle). He used to turn up at Mike Gallwey’s on occasions for a few days each time which the children greatly appreciated. He appears to have died in Durban on 25.10.1954 as there is a deceased estate file for that name then; he was dsp.
↑ Source: #S2333 Page: RUNCIMAN mailing list resources, (http://www.guernsey.net/~sgibbs/runciman/) pdf file on brothers John and William RUNCIMAN in Sth Africa, written by Mrs Mary RUNCIMAN, extracted Sep 2005 Note: 1966 information from Mrs Monica Sheena GOBLE (probably daughter of Jessie & Dr CHILD)
Thank you to L Henderson for creating profile Runciman-250 through the import of RUNCIMANDavidBROWNMargaretLineage1a4MyHeritageWikiTree.ged on Oct 22, 2011 and Mike Bell for creating WikiTree profile Runciman-804 through the import of Bell-6939 2013-09-15.ged on Sep 15, 2013.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: