Shetlanders in Australia.

James MITCHELL

Male Bef 1658 - 1743  (> 85 years)


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  • Name James MITCHELL 
    Born Bef 1658 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1743 
    Person ID I5764  John Charles Christie
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2012 

    Father John MITCHELL,   b. Bef 1641, Westshore, Scalloway, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Mother Jean UMPHRAY,   b. Aft 1640,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Family ID F5069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lilias SINCLAIR,   b. Bef 1658, Quendale, Dunrossness, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Children 
    +1. Grizel MITCHELL,   b. Bef 1675,   d. UNKNOWN
     2. John MITCHELL,   b. Bef 1676,   d. Aft 1697  (Age > 23 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F2635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Barbara SINCLAIR,   b. Aft 1694, Scalloway, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth MITCHELL,   b. UNKNOWN, Girlsta, Tingwall, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1744
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F6012  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1727 Feb 24
      James Mitchell of Girlsta v. John Gauden of Swenaster, eldest lawful son of deceased Mr John Gauden of Swenaster, and William Ross, eldest lawful son of deceased David Ross, merchant in Lerwick.
      Summons, 22 Nov 1725, anent bond, 29 May 1713, by deceased Mr John Gauden for ?200; pursuer, by a bill, 3 May 1722, drawn by him and accepted by deceased David Ross, for ?504 3s. 10d.; protested, 16 Jan 1723.
      (CS.25; 24 Feb 1727, no. 3)


      1739 Jan 31
      James Mitchell of Girlsta v. Arthur Nicolson, eldest lawful son and apparent heir to deceased John Nicolson, merchant in Lerwick, and Grizel Mitchell, relict of said John.
      Summons, 9 May 1737. John Nicolson was successor to Henry Smith, litster in Lerwick, and Jean Tyrie, his spouse; vassal of James in tenement of houses in Lerwick; claim for mails and duties.
      (NAS, CS25; 31 Jan 1739, no. 5)