Shetlanders in Australia.

William Arthur POTTINGER

Male 1883 - 1977  (93 years)


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  • Name William Arthur POTTINGER 
    Born 28 Dec 1883  Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jan 1977 
    Buried Papil Cemetery, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I56701  John Charles Christie
    Last Modified 17 May 2011 

    Father Matthew POTTINGER,   b. 15 Nov 1843, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1912, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Cecilia GOODLAD,   b. 14 Sep 1848, Gussigarth, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1893, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1871  Lerwick, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F17875  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan Elizabeth FULLERTON,   b. 2 Aug 1887, Oxna, Tingwall, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1970, Brevik Hospital, Lerwick, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1909  Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Williamina Betsy POTTINGER,   b. 15 Jul 1910, Branchicale, Hamnavoe, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1943  (Age 33 years)
    +2. Joan Margaret POTTINGER,   b. 1 Jun 1912, Hamnavoe, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1957  (Age 44 years)
     3. Matthew POTTINGER,   b. 1915,   d. 21 Feb 1929, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    +4. Arthur POTTINGER,   b. 20 Sep 1916, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1983, Hamnavoe, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +5. Cissie POTTINGER,   b. 1 Dec 1917, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1995, Montfield Hospital, Lerwick, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +6. James Andrew POTTINGER,   b. 31 Jul 1919, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1947  (Age 27 years)
     7. Douglas POTTINGER,   b. 30 Jan 1929, Hamnavoe, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1990, Branchiclate, Burra, SHI, SCT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F17872  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Arthur Pottinger, is in the record books as being born on 28 December 1883 he always said that he was born on and always celebrated his birthday on 26 December.

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] Marriage Certificate, 71’14.