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Deaths by drowning

no.full nameburial
year
agenotes
1Edmund Richard Barnett1928Supposedly died by drowning.
2James Buchanan28born Cir 1871, died 8 May 1899 drowned in Kirkliston Distillery Reservoir
3John Butler189551drowned with son
4John Pascal Butler189518drowned with father
5Waverly Arthur Cameron189123
Waverley Arthur Cameron Editor Oban Times Second Son Of Duncan Cameron Drowned On The 4th of June 1891 By The Foundering Of A Sailing Boat Off The Island Of Lismore Argyllshire Aged 23 Years To Thee The Love Of Woman Hath Gone Down Dark Flow Thy Tides O'er Manhood's Noble Head O'er Youth's Bright Locks And Beauty's Flow'ry Crown. Yet Must Thou Hear A Voice: Restore The Dead Earth Shall Reclaim Her Precious Things From Thee Restore, Restore The Dead, Thou Sea
6John Cory186424drowned off Plymouth
7Cutler Crask183649
Cutler Crask and his son Nathaniel Cutler Crask drowned at sea. Cutler Crask is husband of Elizabeth Crask nee Neave.
8Nathanael Crask183613Drowned at sea together with his father Cutler Crask.
9Arthur Pollard Dene1945
Col A P Dene was first married to Elsie Beatrice Yvonne Koe. They married in Co. Tipperary Ireland in 1911 and they had two children incl. Lieu. Col. John Anthony Dene. Elsie was drowned on 18 Oct 1918 when UB-123 torpedoed the mail boat Leinster in Dublin Bay.
10William Gray179922Surgeon aboard sloop drowned on Baggy point rocks
11Phyllis Joan Green194818Accidentally drowned
12William Henderson191986
William Henderson born 12 Oct 1833 in Dumfries, Scotland was a coach painter. In January 1860 he jumped into flooded River Nith, Dumfries & rescued 7 year old George Watt Thackrah from drowning. Awarded Royal Humane Society Medal.
13Edwin Richard Hooper187418Drowned near Instow
14John Jeffery184221drowned in USA
15Robert Henry Johnson185931drowned at sea
16William Thomas King183844
I believe this is the William Thomas King who drowned in a boating accident in Shoreham Harbour on 2nd April 1858 at the age of 44. His father was Thomas King from Bocking in Essex, a drummer with the West Essex Militia at the time of William's birth, and later a cordwainer. His mother is thought to be Elizabeth Gates from New Shoreham.
17George Lewis183120drowned Rye harbour
18John Edward Lugg186810Drowned off Ford Rock
19Allan Bertram MaCallan188851
Allan Bertram MaCallan was a Writer to the Signet, born 26 June 1936. He married Agnes Gertrude Burn 19 August 1875. He drowned at Ravelston Quarry, Edinburgh.
20Charles Townley Martin18642570th Regt Drowned at Kirikiriroa
21J M H McDonaldDrowned at Sea
22Christiana McKayDrowned at Sea
23Donald McKayDrowned at Sea
24John MckayDrowned at Sea
25Margaret McKayDrowned at Sea
26Christopher Kenneth Yeo Moore1947drowned at Croyde Bay
27Patrick More190334
Patrick Campbell More was born on 29 May 1870 in Louisburg, Wick. He died on 8 Aug 1903 by drowning off the coast of Australia.
28Philip Rogers179445drowned mariner of Wales
29Richard H Stevens187323drowned at Buenos Ayres
30William A Stevens187822drowned in St Georges channel
31Bernard George Tucker192227drowned at Braunton Pill
32Thomas Waterford Wade190923Accidentally Drowned

Deaths by drowning list (total=32)

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