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- Born: 1880, Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland
The 1881 census recorded William living in his parents' home at Cairnie Hinds House, Inveresk where he was born. He was aged 10 months.
William was recorded as aged 10 years by the 1891 census and he was a scholar. He had been born in Inveresk, Midlothian.
The 1901 census for Inveresk Midlothian recorded William living with his parents at Smeaton Shaw. He was single, aged 20 years, and had been born in Inveresk. He worked as a farm labourer and 'orraman' - an odd job man. 1 2
GRO, Glencorse Midlothian 687 en d 2 page 7 Cuiken Cottages.
GRO Edinburgh (2002), Inveresk Midlothian 689 en d 15 page 29 Smeaton Shaw.