William Moggach (1832 - 1905)

Born: William Moggach
B: 1832 at Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
D: 18 June 1905 at 5 Station Road, Fife Keith, Keith, Banffshire, Scotland
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Biography

William Moggach is the author's maternal great great grandfather.

Parents

Partners and children

Partner of Janet (Jessie) Tough and father of:

Life events

Date Age Event and location Note
1832 - Birth: Illegitimate
Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
1
12 May 1832 <1 Baptism
Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
2
1841 9 Residence
Newburgh Farm, Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
3
3 Feb 1855 23 Birth of son, Alexander Moggach
Newburgh Farm, Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
4
4 Sep 1861 29 Death of father, Alexander Moggach Sr
Newburgh Farm, Botriphnie, Banffshire, Scotland
5
before 1905 73 Occupation: General labourer
Keith, Banffshire, Scotland
6
18 Jun 1905 73 Death
5 Station Road, Fife Keith, Keith, Banffshire, Scotland
7

Footnotes

  1. Baptismal record in Old Parish Register does not record William's date of birth, but it is likely to be 1832. He appears to have been an illegitimate child, as his parents did not marry until 1836. | Source: ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, WILLIAM; parents: ALEXR. MOGGACH/HELEN GARDEN; sex: M; baptised: 12/05/1832; ref: 148/ 20 35 Botriphnie.
  2. "May 12th 1832 / Moggach & Garden / Alexr. Moggach with Helen Garden had a son baptised by the Rev. Mr Masson this date called (William). William Forsyth and Janet Garrow witnesses." | Source: Baptismal record in Old Parish Register. ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, WILLIAM; parents: ALEXR. MOGGACH/HELEN GARDEN; sex: M; baptised: 12/05/1832; ref: 148/ 20 35 Botriphnie.
  3. 1841 Census on ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, WILLIAM; census: 1841; sex: M; age: 9; ref: 148/ 3/ 5 Botriphnie Banff.
  4. Birth record on ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, ALEXANDER; sex: M; born: 1855; ref: 148/ 2 Botriphnie
  5. Death record on ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, ALEXANDER; age: 69; mother's maident name: FORSYTH; died; 1861; ref: 148/ 9 Botriphnie.
  6. Death record on ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, WILLIAM; age: 73; died: 1905; ref: 159/ 47 Keith
  7. Died at No 5 Station Road, Fife Keith from Cerebral softening (encephalomalacia), which he had experienced for the previous 6 months. The author was unable to locate the house on a visit to Keith in 2019. It is either no longer there or the street numbering has changed since 1905. | Source: ScotlandsPeople: MOGGACH, WILLIAM; age: 73; died: 1905; ref: 159/ 47 Keith