William Aitken

ID No.370, (26 September 1880 - )
Bella Aggie George Willy Agnes Mary John Thomas Thomas
Aitken Family
Father*Thomas Aitken1,2 b. c 1837, d. 11 Sep 1914
Mother*Agnes Gregory Haig1,3 b. 23 Feb 1842, d. 27 Jul 1898
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
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Descendent Chart for George Aitken
Nickname William Aitken was usually known as Willy.4 
26 Sep 1880 Thomas Aitken, Agnes Gregory Haig and William Aitken lived at Duddingston Mills, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.1 
Birth*26 Sep 1880 He was born in Duddingston Mills, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.1,2 
Birth Reg4 Oct 1880 His birth was registered in Duddingston by his father, Thomas Aitken.1 
Census 1881
3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated William Aitken as being son of Thomas Aitken, Head of the household at Mill Cottage, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.2 
27 Jul 1898 William Aitken was present at the death of Agnes Gregory Haig in West Mills, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.3 
Death Reg
28 Jul 1898 He registered the death of his mother, Agnes Gregory Aitken, in Kirkcaldy.3 
Marriage* William Aitken married Agnes Thompson.4 
Military*  William is believed to have served in the Royal Engineers during WW1.5 


Agnes Thompson
Last Edited23 Feb 2019


  1. [S1] Birth Cert: 1880: Duddingston (684/2),30.
  2. [S53] Census UK: 1881: 684/2,2,9 sch:30.
  3. [S21] Death Cert: 1898: Kirkcaldy (442),197.
  4. [S81] Ext. Research: Mrs T Aitken (599).
  5. [S99] Verbal.