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John Menzies Pollock

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Margo_ Report 25 Nov 2012 00:57

I.m trying to find any information of my Grandfather John Menzies Pollock. He was born in Campsie, County of Stirlingshire Scotland. 10/03/1893 He left for England approx 1928 and never returned. He died around late 1960's early 1970's


AnnCardiff Report 25 Nov 2012 01:12

what sort of info Margo?


AnnCardiff Report 25 Nov 2012 01:13

John Menzres Pollock
United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913
birth: 1893 Stirlingshire
pension: United Kingdom

name: John Menzres Pollock
event: Pension
event year range: 1760-1913
event place: United Kingdom
birthplace: Stirlingshire
estimated birth year: 1893


AnnCardiff Report 25 Nov 2012 01:15

connection maybe?

Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
christening: 11 Oct 1829 ,? CAMPSIE,? STIRLING,? SCOTLAND
residence: Campsie,? Stirlingshire,? Scotland
parents: William Pollock

name: Pollock
gender: Male
baptism/christening date: 11 Oct 1829
baptism/christening place: , CAMPSIE, STIRLING, SCOTLAND
father's name: William Pollock
indexing project (batch) number: C11475-6
system origin: Scotland-VR
source film number: 1041974


AnnCardiff Report 25 Nov 2012 01:18

some more possible connections

name: James POLLOCK
gender: Male
birth: 1782
Of Campsie, Strling, Scotland
death: 15 September 1831
Campsie, Stirlingshire, Scotland

Marriages (1)
spouse: Christina ARMISTONE (AFN: DB9R-MG )
marriage: 1806
Prob. Campsie, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Hide children (5)

child 1: Alexander POLLOCK (AFN: SK2J-58 )
gender: Male
BIRTH 2 December 1809
Campsie, Strl, Sctl
CHRISTENING 18 December 1809
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland

child 2: Margaret POLLOCK (AFN: SK2J-7L )
gender: Female
BIRTH 15 August 1815
Campsie, Strl, Sctl
CHRISTENING 10 September 1815
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland
DEATH 30 July 1818
Campsie, Strl, Sctl

child 3: John POLLOCK (AFN: SK2J-8R )
gender: Male
BIRTH 12 December 1817
Campsie, Stirlingshire, Scotland
CHRISTENING 19 January 1818
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland

child 4: Samuel POLLOCK (AFN: SK2J-6F )
gender: Male
BIRTH 9 January 1813
Campsie, Strl, Sctl
CHRISTENING 24 January 1813
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland

child 5: Elizabeth POLLOCK (AFN: 5V5G-8R )
gender: Female
BIRTH 29 May 1808
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland
Campsie, Stirling, Scotland


Lynski Report 25 Nov 2012 03:54


Reggie Report 25 Nov 2012 13:24