Name:-   Doeg, David

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   18 

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  74490


Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  29th Coy., Machine Gun Corps.

Date of death:-   Thursday 23 November 1916

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery, Greece

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    696

Family information:-    Son of George and Marjory Anne Doeg, Easter Drumatherty, Murthly, Perthshire.  Husband of Marjory Ann Miller.

1901 Census

E Drumatherty Farm H

George Doeg, head, 40, Farmer & Auctionced , b. Caputh, Perthshire

Marjorie Ann Doeg, wife, 40, b. Spittalfield, Perthshire

Marsali Ann Doeg, daughter, 6, scholar, b. Drumathorty, Perthshire

Davina Doeg, daughter, 4, b. Drumathorty, Perthshire

David Doeg, son, 3, b. Drumathorty, Perthshire

Robert Miller Doeg, son 9 months, b. Drumathorty, Perthshire

John Kerr, farm servant horse, 25, b. Auchterarde, Pershire  (staying at E Drumatherty Bothy )

Alexander Ramsay, farm servant cattle, 26, b. Liff of Benvie, Forfarshire (staying at E Drumatherty Bothy )

Mary Robertson, domestic servant, 16. b. CO Angus, Perthshire (staying at E Drumatherty Bothy )

Grace Stewart, domestic servant, 22, b. Lundie, Kirkton of (staying at E Drumatherty Bothy )

Extra information:-

According to the County Directory of Scotland 1912 George Doeg is a farmer.

In the 1881 census there is a Doeg family living at Wester Claypots, Caputh, Blairgowrie.  Drumatherty is situated to the east of Spittlefield, on the A984.

Confermations & Inventories 1914

Doeg, David, Pte., Machine Gun Corps., Drumatherty, Caputh, died 23 November 1916, on active service, intestate. Confirmation granted at Perth, 28 June, to George Doeg, Farmer, Drumartherty aforesaid. Executor dative qua father. Value of Estate 102. 10s.

The value of the Estate in 2006 using average earnings ratio would have been 35,538.93p

Caputh Cemetery

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