Name:- Craigie, David
Age :- 18
Regiment / ship:- Scottish Horse
Date of death:- Thursday 2nd September 1915
Cemetery / Memorial:- Helles Memorial, Turkey
Area of cemetery / memorial :- Panel 21
Family information:- Son of Robert Taylor Craigie & Jessie Craigie, 21 George Street, Blairgowrie
53, High Street, Blairgowrie, Perthshire
Robert G Craigie, head, 39, slater, b. Blairgowrie
Jessie R Craigie, wife, 39, b. Blairgowrie
William Craigie, son, 19, savings bank clerk, b. Blairgowrie
Margaret Craigie, daughter, 13, scholar, b. Blairgowrie
Jessie Craigie, daughter, 7, scholar, b. Blairgowrie
David Craigie, son, 3, b. Blairgowrie
The following information is from the 1881 Census
David's father, Robert, may be the Robert T. Craigie, aged 19, who was living ay 17 George Street, Blairgowrie with his parents William, aged 59, a slater employing three men. William's wife is Jane M. Craigie, aged 51. Also in the house was a daughter, Euphemia, aged 27, and a son James N. Craigie, aged 15.
Robert T. Craigie is listed as being a slater too.
Robert Taylor Craigie was born on 17th May 1861, the son of William Craigie and Jane Ramsay. He had siblings (uncles and aunts of David) - Jane born 4th August 1855; John born 7th August 1857; Margaret Jane born 2nd August 1864; Caroline born 1st February 1869, all in Blairgowrie.
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