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Francis Douglas Sinton

Male 1882 - 1971  (88 years)


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  • Name Francis Douglas Sinton  [1
    Born 06 Jan 1882  Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation From 1902 to 1947  Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    a policeman. The book I mention above states that "had been in the force for 18 years" (as at 28 Feb 1920) "eventually recovered ... he continued serving with the force until he was 65", and that he was awarded the Kings Police Medal for his bravery in this incident 
    Reference Number 16208 
    Died 1971  Dist of Northumberland Central, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Person ID I16208  Runciman Lineage 1d - Meikle Pinkerton
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2010 

    Family Margaret Alice Runciman,   b. 23 Sep 1875, Graden, Par. of Linton, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911, ?Walbottle, Dist of Castle Ward, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1904  Pres. Meeting Hse, Crookham, Dist of Glendale, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7, 8
    • cert. shows Francis as 22, police constable, resid. Achklington, s/o John Gillis (sic) Sinton, police constable and Margaret as 24, cook (domestic) resid Mardon, Branxton, d/o Thomas Runciman, farm steward, dec. (her birth cert shows her as illeg. dtr of Margery Runciman, no father given, this Runciman family appears not to be related to Francis' mothers forbears)
    Census 1911  Walbottle, Newburn S O, Dist of Castle Ward, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • SINTON: Francis Douglas 29 County Police Constable b Kelso, ROX; wife Margaret Alice 28 marr. 7 yrs 3 children all living b Graden, ROX; Children: Isabella May 6, John William 4 both b Acklington, NBL; George Arnold 2 b Wooler, NBL
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Jan 1882 - Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - a policeman. The book I mention above states that "had been in the force for 18 years" (as at 28 Feb 1920) "eventually recovered ... he continued serving with the force until he was 65", and that he was awarded the Kings Police Medal for his bravery in this incident - From 1902 to 1947 - Northumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Apr 1904 - Pres. Meeting Hse, Crookham, Dist of Glendale, Northumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1911 - Walbottle, Newburn S O, Dist of Castle Ward, Northumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1971 - Dist of Northumberland Central, Northumberland, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1078] FT SINTON, James\WILKIE, Mgt, Mac ROBERTSON, (1997), ROBERTSON, Mac., Rcvd 1997.

    2. [S805] Census: 1891 Ancestry, (1891), Kelso, ROX Par. 793 ED 6 Pg 21 Sched 109, hsehold of John G & Isabella SINTON, extracted Mar 2007.

    3. [S1932] www SINTON searches & misc. correspondence, "A Wild West Drama", from "Tough Times & Grisly Crimes" by Nigel Green, via Amazon.co.uk "Search inside this book", extracted Sep 2007.

    4. [S2355] The Scotsman Archive, Francis SINTON: policeman shot, Rothbury, NBL - Page 7 Tues 2nd Mar 1920, extracted Dec 2005.

    5. [S1595] www FreeBMD England, Marr. 1904 Francis Douglas SINTON & either Margaret Alice RUNCIMAN or Margaret BRYSON, reg. Glendale, NBL Jun qtr, 10b/878, extracted Sep 2007.

    6. [S6] BDM: England/Wales 1916 - 2005 BDM (St Caths/Ancestry), Dth 1971 Francis Douglas SINTON, born 6 Jan 1883 (sic), reg. NBL Central, 1b/862, extracted Mar 2010.

    7. [S2153] BDM Certs, England, Marr. 1904 Margaret Alice RUNCIMAN & Francis Douglas SINTON, Crookham, Dist of Glendale, Northumberland, copy rcvd Sep 2007.

    8. [S600] Lorna's Family History Musings, Lorna Henderson, Sep 2007.

    9. [S1599] findmypast, Walbottle, Newburn S O Dist of Castle Ward, Northumberland, RG14PN30876 RG78PN1765 RD560 SD3 ED6 SN59, hsehold of Francis Douglas & Margaret Alice SINTON, extracted Mar 2010.