Name:-   Moon, James

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   32

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  9236


Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  1st Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

Date of death:-   15th September 1914

Cemetery / Memorial:-    La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial

Area of cemetery / memorial :-

Family information:-  Son of Alexander and Marjory Steele Moon

1881 Census

9, Queen Street, Coupar Angus

Alexander Moon, 33, iron driller of agricultural machinery in employment, born Inture, Perthshire

Marjorie S., 30, born Alyth, Perthshire

James, son, 9, school boy

Jane Ann, daughter, 6, school girl

Jessie, daughter, 4

John, son, 2

Mary Alice, 2

1891 Census

9 Queens Street, Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Alexander Moon, head, 33, Driller Agril Machines, b. Inchture, Perthshire

Marjory S Moon, wife, b. Alyth, Perthshire

James Moon son, 9, school boy, b. Coupar Angus

Jane Ann Moon, daughter, 6, school girl, b. Coupar Angus

Jessie Moon, daughter, 4, b. Coupar Angus

John Moon, son, 2, b. Coupar Angus

Mary Alice Moon, daughter, 1, b. Coupar Angus

1901 Census

34, John Street, Coupar Angus

Alexander Moon, head, 42, cooper, b. Inchture, Perthshire

Marjory Moon, wife, 40, b. Alyth

James Moon, son, 19, jute millworker, b. Coupar Angus

Jessie Moon, daughter, 14, jute spinner, b. Coupar Angus

John Moon, son, 13, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Mary Moon, daughter, 11, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Alexander Moon, son, 9, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Christina Moon, daughter, 7, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Henry Moon, son, 6 , scholar, b. Blairgowrie

Steele Moon, son, 4, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

Maggie Moon, daughter, 2, b. Blairgowrie

Catherine Pennycook, lodger - aunt of the above, 60, millworker jute weaver, b. Blairgowrie

James Phillips, lodger, 27, coal carter, b. Blairgowrie

Extra information:-

Blairgowrie Advertiser 2nd January, 1915

Local Events 1914

Private Jas. Moon, Blairgowrie, of 1st Bn. Black Watch, killed in battle of Aisne


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