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Robert James Nisbet

Male 1869 - 1958  (89 years)


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  • Name Robert James Nisbet 
    Born 17 Apr 1869  10 Allanton Terrace, Govan, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Civil Engineer Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1958  31 Bracken Gardens, Barnes, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Sep 1958  West London Hospital, Hammersmith, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0520  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2010 

    Father Robert Nisbet
              b. 1828, Boness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Nov 1894, 3 Park Terrace, Langside, Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Janet Parker
              b. Abt 1832
              d. 17 Jul 1870, Cathcart, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1854  Gorbals, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Isabel Wright
              b. 11 Jun 1868, Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 15 Dec 1944, 86 St Mary Abbots Court, Warwick Gardens, Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1897  All Saints Church, Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Both were aged 28. Robert Nisbet was a civil engineer. Witnesses to the marriage were Thomas Nisbet and Grace Hayes.
    Children 
    +1. Robert Hayes Nisbet
              b. 29 Jun 1898, Arisaig, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Feb 1966, Hounslow, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Grace Murrell Nisbet
              b. 26 Mar 1900, Arisaig, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 3 Jun 1986, 86 St Mary Abbots Court, Warwick Gardens, Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +3. Thomas Nisbet
              b. 24 Apr 1902, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 May 1981, Bournemouth, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Family ID F153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1869 - 10 Allanton Terrace, Govan, Lanark, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1897 - All Saints Church, Maldon, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Robert Hayes Nisbet - 29 Jun 1898 - Arisaig, Inverness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Grace Murrell Nisbet - 26 Mar 1900 - Arisaig, Inverness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas Nisbet - 24 Apr 1902 - Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1958 - 31 Bracken Gardens, Barnes, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Sep 1958 - West London Hospital, Hammersmith, London Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the IGI - Robert James Nisbet was born 17 April 1869 in Govan, Lanark, Scotland. His parents were Robert Nisbet & Janet Parker.

      Known from his marriage to Alice Isabel Wright found in the parish records for Maldon All Saints.

      Robert was a civil engineer. In addition to building waterways in Egypt, Robert was with an engineering firm that also built bridges, railways and railway stations, not only in Egypt, but in India and Takoradi, Ghana.

      He died, aged 89 of broncho pneumonia due to delayed coal gas poisoning, following failure to light a gas fire fully. An inquest into his death was held on 1 October 1958 and his death was notified by the coroner for London, G. Thurston.

      At the time of death Robert was living at 31 Bracken Gardens, Barnes.