Robert Martin abt 1836 - 1915

Name: Robert Martin

Father: Donald Martin

Mother: Catherine Campbell

Born: abt 1836, Glasssary
Baptism

Siblings:

  • Hugh Martin b. abt 1833, Glassary
  • Betsy Martin b. 29 Jan 1834, Crarae, Glassary1
  • Elizabeth Martin b. 31 Jan 1935, Crarae, Glassary2

Married: 24 Dec 1857 Crarae to Sarah Campbell3
Witnesses: Daniel Thomson, Schoolmaster of Cumlodden, & William Smith

Children:

Death: 19 Jan 1915, Goatfield, Cumlodden12

  • Cause of Death: Bronchitis and Cardiac Weakness, 14 days, as certified by Archd. Campbell, MB CM
  • Informant: Bessie Urquhart, Daughter
  • Burial
  • Headstone

Occupation: Fisherman / Sailor / Seaman in Merchant Services

Address

Census

  • 1841

Crarae13

Name Age Occupation Born
Donald Martin 40 Fisherman Argyll
Catherine Martin 35 Argyll
Eowen Martin 9 Argyll
Betty Martin 5 Argyll
Robert Martin 4 Argyll
  • 1851
  • 1861

Sandhole14
1 room with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Robert Martin Head M 25 Fisherman Cumlodden
Sarah Martin Wife M 27 Inveraray
Margaret Martin dau Un 1 Cumlodden
  • 1871

Goatfield15
1 room with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Robert Martin Head M 34 Fisherman Cumlodden
Sarah Martin Wife M 36 Inveraray
Donald Martin son Unm 12 Stone Breaker Cumlodden
Catherine Martin dau Unm 9 Scholar Cumlodden
Betsy Martin dau Unm 6 Cumlodden
Alexander Martin son Unm 1 Cumlodden
  • 1881 - {can be found on the "Catherine & Mary"}
  • 1891

Goatfield
All speak Gaelic & English
One room with window

Robert Martin Head Mar 54 Sailor Working on Own Acct Cumlodden
Sarah Martin Wife Mar 57 Cumlodden
Donald Martin son Unm 32 Seaman Employed Cumlodden
Bessie Martin daur Unm 26 Housemaid Employed Cumlodden
Duncan Martin son Unm 15 unemployed Cumlodden
  • 1901
  • 1911

Lower Goatfield Oaktree16
All speak Gaelic & English
2 rooms with windows

Name Rel. Age Con yrs Ttl Chd Liv Chd Occupation Industry E/W/OA at home Born
Robert Martin Head 74 M Herring Fisherman Own Account Glassary
Sarah Martin Wife 77 M 53 8 5 Inveraray
Margaret Martin Daur 51 S Glassary
James Martin Grandson 14 School Glasgow

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  • Valuation Rolls