Item 2014-011-001 - Birth certificate for John Irvine Sr.

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Birth certificate for John Irvine Sr.


  • 1827 (Creation)

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Photograph, Colour Print, 19.5 x 12.5 cm

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Photographer: John Seaton.
Location: Cedar Hill Road

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Dec 23rd, 1827. To William Irvine & Mary Craigie his Spouse a Son / Baptized named John. / Extracted from the Register of Births and Baptisms belonging / to the Island of Westray in the County of Orkney upon this the / 2nd day of October in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight / Hundred and fifty years. / At Westray in the County afore Said -- / John Seaton Sefs.? Clk

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