Name:-   Robertson, William Fleming

Nationality:-    UK

Age :- 20

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  2751


Service:-   Army

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

Date of death:-   9th May 1915

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Le Touret Memorial, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Panel 24 - 26

Family information:-    Son of Charles Robertson and Isabella Fleming Robertson

Extra information:-

1891 Census

Duntrune, Dundee, Angus

Charles Robertson, 42, ag lab, b. Mortlach, Banff

Isabell Robertson, 41, b. Kirkden, Forfar

Rebecca Robertson, daughter, 10, scholar, b. Barry, Forfar

Stewart Robertson, son, 7, scholar, b. Barry, Forfar

Joseph A Robertson, son, scholar, b. Carmyllie, Forfar

George Robertson, son, 1, b. Monikie, Forfar

1901 Census

Cowbakie, Leuchars, Fife

Isabella Robertson, head, 51, b. Mains of Gairn, Forfarshire

Joseph Robertson, son, 14, hind (farm worker), b. Carmylie, Forfarshire

George Robertson, son, 11, scholar, b. Monikie, Forfarshire

William Robertson, son, 6, scholar, b. Meavwes, Forfarshire

Confermations & Inventories 1914

William Robertson (for William Fleming Robertson - this mentions William's father, Charles)

Robertson, William, General Merchant, sometime residing at Roselea, Alyth, latterly at Greenvale, there, died 27 January 1915, at Greenvale aforesaid, testate. Confirmation granted at Perth, 24 March, to Charles Robertson, Glenlochsie, Glenshee, Perthshire, David Gallowat, Airlie Street, Alyth, and Charles Robertson, Painter, Coupar-Angus, Executors nominated in Will and Deed, dated 8 May 1902, and Codicil, dated 25 February, 1910, and recorded in the Court Books of Commissariot of Perth, 19 March 1915. Value of Estate, 1335, 17s 6d

The value of the Estate in 2006 using average earnings ratio would have been 463,176. 30p