Name :-   Cuthbert, James Gordon

Nationality :-   UK

Age :-   20

Rank :-   Private

Number :-  2821052

Medal :-

Service :-   Army

Regiment / ship :-  2nd Bn., Seaforth Highlanders

Date of death :-   Between 17th May and 14th September 1940

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Dunkirk memorial, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   Column 124

Family information :-   Son of Jane Gordon Cuthbert.  Brought up by Mr. & Mrs. Thomas McLevy, Park Terrace, Rattray, Perthshire. B. 1920.

I think this is his mother ... Jane Ogilvy Cuthbert b. 19 Feb 1903, in New Rattray. She was the daughter of Robert Stewart Cuthbert , surfaceman, and Jane Isabella McDonald Gordon. They were married 5 September 1902 in Rattray.

Robert and Jane were married on 5th December 1902 at Rattray. He is down as Robert D. Cuthbert, surfaceman, aged 27, of Drumlinn Cottage, Persie, and she is 19, a domestic servant of Balmoral Road, Rattray. His parents are William Cuthbert, surfaceman, and Margaret Stewart. Her parents are Charles Gordon, ploughman, and Jane Patterson. Witnesses were William Gordon and Maggie Cuthbert

Robert Stewart Cuthbert was born 3 June 1875, at 3.15 am, in Rattray. His parents were William Cuthbert, ploughman, and Margaret Stewart, married 23 November 1864 in Blairgowrie.

William and Margaret were married on 22 November 1865 at Blairgowrie. He was 24, a ploughman, of Ashmore, Blairgowrie, son of William Cuthbert, tailor, and Marjory McIntosh. Margaret, 23, of the Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie, daughter of Donald Stewart, labourer (deceased) and Janet McKenzie.


Extra information :-

1911 Census -

Park Peace, Balmoral Road, Rattray, Perthshire, Scotland

Robert S Cuthbert, head, 35, roadman, working for the County Council, worker, b. Rattray

Jane I.M.G. Cuthbert, wife, 26, b. Ruthven, Forfar

Jane O Cuthbert, daughter, 8, b. Rattray, Perthshire

Charles G Cuthbert, son, 6, b. Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Daniel Cuthbert, son, 2, b. Inverkeithing, Fife