Henry Irvine Runciman

Henry Irvine Runciman (1895 - 1919)

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Henry Irvine Runciman
Born in Holm, Dist of Holm & Paplay, Orkneys, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Died in Manchester, Lancashire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Aug 2013
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Contents

Biography

This biography was prepared in part by Alan Runciman & part auto-generated by a GEDCOM import from Alan .

Name

Name: Henry Irvine /Runciman/ [1][2]

Birth

Date: 02 DEC 1895
Place: Holm, Dist of Holm & Paplay, Orkneys, Scotland
Note: Twin brother of John Greig[3][4][5]

Death

Date: 21 FEB 1919
Note: aged 23-24[6]

Reference

Reference: 70318

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 25 AUG 2013

Prior to import, this record was last changed 25 AUG 2013 .

Ancestors of Interest

Henry is a descendant of William Runciman of Crail who drowned in the Crail_Fishing_Disaster.

Residence & Domestic Situation

Date: On enlisting for WW1 service Henry was living at 7 Great George Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. [7]

Henry was only 18 at the outset of war. Due to his age and the timing of war Henry had not married before his untimely death and had no known children.

Burial

Henry is buried with other family members in a family plot (Plot No C 260B) at Craigton Cemetery, Glasgow.

Place: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland[8]

Occupation

During WW1 Henry was a Sergeant Instructor with the Machine Gun Corps (MGC). He also served with the Highland Light Infantry[9].

Sources

  • Source: S1918 Title: Newspaper clippings Abbreviation: Newspaper clippings
  • Source: S209 Title: 1881 Census for Scotland, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: Scotland, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1881 SCT via Ancestry Publication: 1881 Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  • Source: S214 Title: 1901 Census for Scotland, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: Scotland, Record Info: via http://Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1901 SCT via Ancestry Publication: 1901 Repository: #R121
  • Source: S2970 Title: Statutory Registers Index: SCT, Subject: Births deaths marriages index, Location: Scotland 1855+, Film Number: http://scotlandspeople.gov.uk Abbreviation: SCT: SR Index Note: (index searches)
  • Source: S3222 Title: "Scotland and Beyond" (2004) plus subsequent research by Alan RUNCIMAN, Ros RUNCIMAN, Lawrence FLETCHER, Lorna HENDERSON & many, many others, Compiler Address: UK, Australia and New Zealand Abbreviation: "Scotland and Beyond" (2004), plus subsequent research Author: Diane Middleton Jen Jelley Alan Runciman Ros Runciman Laurie Fletcher Lorna Henderson and many others Publication: Jul 2013 Note: imported on 2013/07/24 at 15:44:27.
  • Source: S56 Title: Scottish Birth, Marriage, Death entries (from 1855), Record Type: Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), File Number: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php Abbreviation: BDM: Scotlands People certs from 1855
  1. Source: #S2970 Page: Birth 1895 John Grieg & Henry Irvine RUNCIMAN, Holm & Paplay, OKI 019/00 22 & 23 resp., extracted from index Jan 2013
  2. Source: #S214 Page: Holm & Paplay, OKI Reg 19 ED 3 Pg 4 Sched 21, hsehold of Jeanie RUNCIMAN, extracted Feb 2008
  3. Source: #S214 Page: Holm & Paplay, OKI Reg 19 ED 3 Pg 4 Sched 21, hsehold of Jeanie RUNCIMAN, extracted Feb 2008
  4. Source: #S2970 Page: Birth 1895 John Grieg & Henry Irvine RUNCIMAN, Holm & Paplay, OKI 019/00 22 & 23 resp., extracted from index Jan 2013
  5. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 1895 Henry s/o Charles & Jeanie (WATSON) RUNCIMAN; Pg 229
  6. Source: #S3222
  7. Source: #S3222
  8. Source: #S3222
  9. Source: #S3222

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Alan Runciman for creating WikiTree profile Runciman-660 through the import of RUNCIMANAlansPaternal4WikiTreeAug2013.ged on Aug 29, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Alan and others.




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Family Gravestone at Craigton Cemetery.
Family Gravestone at Craigton Cemetery.

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