New Calton Cemetery, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland

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501ThomsonRobert Thomsonfirst name on this monument1810521862id: 11107222558841075Died 23rd June.
Anne Thomsonsecond wife of Robert Thomson1821801901 Born July; Died 15th February

502ThomsonThomas Thomsonfirst name on this monument1818491867id: 11107202558831068Died 27th December 1867.

503TodRobert Todfirst name on this monument1772681840id: 111076025589810761Died 5th November
J G Greig
Jane E Greig1856 Died 12th November
Eleanor Tod1798451843 Died at Alexandria Egypt 9th December

504TorryJohn Torryfirst name on this monument1826731899id: 112005125600611122Solicitor. Clerk to the Commissioners of the Harbour and Docks of Leith; for 25 years. Born 8th January; died 23rd November
Elspeth Shaw Branddaughter of John Torry1823681891 Died 23rd April
James Torryson of John Torry1821331854 Only son. Banchory-Ternan. Died 30th January
Robert Brandson-in-law of John Torry Westerton; Peterhead.

505TownsendWilliam H Townsendfirst name on this monument1813361849id: 112035625613110943Died 23rd January
Annie Townsend1925 Died 19th October
Ellen Mary Townsend1901 Died 15th December
Frederick Joseph Townsend1911 Died 5th November
George Frederick Townsend1900 Died 24th October
Mary Townsend1847 Mother of George Frederick; died November
Mary Ann Townsend1891 Died 6th December; wife of George Frederick
William Townsend1925 Died 4th January
William Townsend1878 Father of George Frederick; died December

506TurnbullElizabeth Turnbullfirst name on this monument1822281850id: 114012563501075Died 27th August
William Turnbullhusband of Elizabeth Turnbull1881
James Turnbullson of Elizabeth Turnbull184861854 Died 11th November

507TurnbullMathew Mck Turnbullfirst name on this monument1948id: 111032562311072Died 13th July
Alexa M I Turnbulldaughter-in-law of Mathew Mck Turnbull2011 Died 2nd February
Thomas A Turnbullson of Mathew Mck Turnbull2010 Died 4th January
Janie Turnbullwife of Mathew Mck Turnbull1961 Died 27th January

508TurnbullWilliam Mckenzie Turnbullfirst name on this monument1888id: 1144425637110671Died 12th August
Elizabeth Mckenzie Turnbulldaughter of William Mckenzie Turnbull1893 Youngest daughter; died 23rd February

509UrquhartElizabeth Urquhartfirst name on this monument1824501874id: 114052563521107Died 26th March
William Smith Urquhartgrand son of Elizabeth Urquhart1879271906 Died 13th June
John Urquharthusband of Elizabeth Urquhart1819641883 Died 4th June
John Urquhartson of Elizabeth Urquhart1849621911 Died 3rd October

510UrquhartJohn Urquhartfirst name on this monument1770671837id: 114712563831085Magistrate of Edinburgh; died Vellore Castle; Stirlingshire; 9th January. Erected by his son
Janet Grubb1763661829 Died 30th August
Thomas Grubb1764791843 Of the Excise; died 30th August
Elizabeth Urquhartwife of John Urquhart1777831860 Died at Vellore Castle; Stirlingshire; 15th March

511UrquhartMarion Abernethy Urquhartfirst name on this monument188731890id: 114082563531087Born October; died 2nd July
William Urquhartfather of Marion Abernethy Urquhart1857511908 Born March; died 20th August
Alice Jane Abernethy Urquhartsister of Marion Abernethy Urquhart189461900 Born 20th August; died 5th March

512VallanceJames Vallancefirst name on this monument1811371848id: 114122563551072Died 31st July
Isabella Vallancewife of James Vallance1811751886 Died 7th June; also six of their children who died in infancy

513VeitchAlexander Davidson Veitchfirst name on this monument1835711906id: 111432562461085Depute-Clerk of Justiciary; died 7th June
Christina Simpson Veitchdaughter of Alexander Davidson Veitch1759671826 Only daughter; died 17th February
Anne Veitchwife of Alexander Davidson Veitch1825891914 Died 14th January

514VeitchChristina Veitchfirst name on this monument1853id: 1147425638510761Died 12th May
William Veitchhusband of Christina Veitch

515VetchHelen Vetchfirst name on this monument1837id: 109012561561069Died 3rd April
??? Vetchhusband of Helen Vetch
George Vetch
Sarah Vetch
Sarah Mary Dehane Vetch187231875 Born 20th May; died 14th February
Edward Vetchson of Helen Vetch1837 Died 26th April
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516VirtueJames Virtuefirst name on this monument1789631852id: 112032425611910951Merchant; died 21st July
Wilhelmina Laurie McEntiredaughter of James Virtue1822521874 Died in Melbourne; Australia 3rd November
Helen Virtue McEntiregrand daughter of James Virtue1846451891 Eldest grandaughter; died 1st July; in London and was interred in Nunhead Cemetery
Mary McEntiregrand daughter of James Virtue1875 Died 17th December
David McEntiregrand son of James Virtue185691865 Died 28th February
James Virtue McEntiregrand son of James Virtue
Robert McEntiregrand son of James Virtue1844511895 Eldest grandson; died 13th February
Eliza Matilda McEntiregrand sons wife of James Virtue1903 Died 28th August; wife of Robert McEntire Born about 1845, Belfast Ireland (from 1891 England, Wales and Scotland Census)
Jessie Virtuesister of James Virtue1780851865 Died 4th January
Elizabeth Lauriesister-in-law of James Virtue1787861873 Died 25th January; interred in Rosebank Cemetery
Robert McEntireson-in-law of James Virtue Dublin Born about 1811 ( from 1851 Scotland census)

517WaittMary Waittfirst name on this monument1788841872id: 1117725626010871Third daughter; died 29th January
Robert Eastonfather of Mary Waitt of Jedburgh
Thomas Waitthusband of Mary Waitt of Jedburgh
Mary Eastonmother of Mary Waitt
Alexander Balfour1808871895 Jedburgh; died 24th August
Mary Balfour1813781891 Wife of Alexander Balfour; died 28th July
Robert Waitt Balfour1850471897 Died 18th July; son of Mary and Alexander
Margaret Shiell
William Shiell
Willie Shiell1818711889 Died 5th May

518WalkerAlexander Walkerfirst name on this monument1810621872id: 113942563451070Merchant; 97 Princes Street; died 22nd March. Also their daughter; died in infancy
Catherine Walkerwife of Alexander Walker1823741897 Died 26th August

519WalkerDavid G Walkerfirst name on this monument1882no image2560921067Schoolmaster of West Calder; died 19th February
William Walkerson of David G Walker1886 Died 17th December
Margaret Walkerwife of David G Walker1887 Died 7th January

520WalkerJohn Walkerfirst name on this monument1815371852id: 112003825600010902Died 28th September
Marion Lindsay Spencedaughter of John Walker1821661887 Died 22nd November
Agnes Walkerdaughter of John Walker
Jane Walkerdaughter of John Walker
Janet Walkerdaughter of John Walker
Lillias Walkerdaughter of John Walker
Agnes Marion Spencegrand daughter of John Walker185801858 Died 8th August 1858
Charles R Spencegrand son of John Walker1884291913
George Spencegrand son of John Walker1813451858 Second son; died at Lambeth on 8th October; interred at Norwood Cemetery; London
John Walker Spencegrand son of John Walker185411855 Died 7th November; 15 months
Norman Spencegrand son of John Walker1856151871 Died 22nd October
William Spencegrand son of John Walker1902 Fifth son; died at Clifton; Bristol; on 30th August and is interred here
Norman Spenceson-in-law of John Walker1821531874 Died 12th February
Agnes Walkerwife of John Walker1800491849 Died 25th July

521WallaceJames Wallacefirst name on this monument1760831843id: 11109252559571071Gun maker. Died 9th January
Margaret Wallacedaughter-in-law of James Wallace1830 Wife of James Wallace. Died with their infant daughter 15th March
James Wallaceson of James Wallace Banker Leith
Thomas Wallaceson of James Wallace1828 Died 4th February
Janet Wallacewife of James Wallace1764781842 Died 6th July 1842. They were united in marriage for upwards of 57 years and after long; consistent and exemplary christian lives peacefully fell asleep in Jesus; greatly beloved and respected by an affectionate family and numerous friends

522WallaceRobert Wallacefirst name on this monument1809601869id: 114202563591076Baker; died 14th June
Helen Wallacedaughter of Robert Wallace1811781889 Died 8th January
Alison Dicksonsister-in-law of Robert Wallace1795801875 Died 6th December
Marion Wallacewife of Robert Wallace1783961879 Died 20th March

523WalshEliza Kerr Walshfirst name on this monument1801801881id: 110542562131077Died 22nd April
Elizabeth Thomsondaughter of Eliza Kerr Walsh1883 Died 21st February
Mary Aikman Wightfriend of Eliza Kerr Walsh1839841923 Servant and friend; died at Lasswade; October 9th
Andrew Kerrgrand son of Eliza Kerr Walsh1867 Died at Troon; October
James Kerrgrand son of Eliza Kerr Walsh1862 Died at Greenock; April
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524WardenAdam Wardenfirst name on this monument1804461850id: 11201452560501100Aurist to the Queen. Died 25th May
Mary Greigdaughter of Adam Warden
Jessie Wardendaughter of Adam Warden1831361867 Died 25th June
Jane Elderton Watsondaughter of Adam Warden
Adam Wardenson of Adam Warden183511836 Died 3rd December; aged 1 year 8 months
Edward Wardenson of Adam Warden183051835 Died 13th November
Robert Wardenson of Adam Warden1833251858 Died 13th September
Thomas Wardenson of Adam Warden1787881875 Died at Southsea; 10th December
Jane Wardenwife of Adam Warden1801631864 Died 5th April

525WattWilliam Wattfirst name on this monument1776741850id: 109652561811075Died 2nd January

526WebbAnn Webbfirst name on this monument1811821893id: 1104725621110811Born 19th September; died 8th April
Anne Wilson Webbdaughter of Ann Webb1849891938 Born 21st June; died 23rd January
Alexander Webbhusband of Ann Webb1815941909 Born 15th April; died 24th April
Charles William Webbson of Ann Webb1848451893 Born 24th February; died 29th September

527WebsterJames Websterfirst name on this monument1885id: 11203122561161067Died at Cherrybank Leith; 14th March
Lilias Websterwife of James Webster1885 Died 22nd July

528WeirAlexander Weirfirst name on this monument1826781904id: 11108312559201080Died 13th August
Isabella Weirdaughter of Alexander Weir186051865 Died March 28th
John Weirson of Alexander Weir187541879 Died 25th May
Marion Henderson Weirwife of Alexander Weir1832681900 Died 5th July
Helen Catherine Weirsecond wife of Alexander Weir1858581916 Died 27th December

529WestMathew Hood Westfirst name on this monument1843291872id: 110932562281079Eldest son; died at Calcutta; 5th April
Wilhelmina Westdaughter of Mathew Hood West1863 Youngest daughter; died 7th August; aged 15 months
William Westfather of Mathew Hood West1820841904 Died 27th December
Alison Westmother of Mathew Hood West Died 17th June; interred Morningside Cemetery
Alexander Charles Westson of Mathew Hood West1858441902 Fifth son; died 15th June
Charles Westson of Mathew Hood West184531848 Second son; died 4th April
John Westson of Mathew Hood West186061866 Third son; died 15th April
William Westson of Mathew Hood West185331856 Fourth son; died 25th April

530WhiteAndrew Whitefirst name on this monument1788641852id: 112016525605910922Flesher. Died 6th January
Catherine Whitedaughter of Andrew White Died in infancy
Catherine Hunter Whitedaughter of Andrew White1835221857 Died 30th March
Isabella Whitedaughter of Andrew White1832651897 Died 29th January
Mary Whitedaughter of Andrew White1833471880 Died 23rd October
Edward Hebenton of H.M. General Register of Sasines
Isabella Whitewife of Andrew White1791751866 Died 3rd January

531WhiteJames Whitefirst name on this monument1782771859id: 113572563341072Died 24th June
Margaret Whitewife of James White1780791859 Died 10th June

532WhiteheadWilliam Whiteheadfirst name on this monument1804661870id: 11201102560341080Died 30th March
Jessie Whiteheaddaughter of William Whitehead182871835 Died 2nd April
Mary Ann Whiteheaddaughter of William Whitehead1834891923 Died 14th February
Susan Whiteheaddaughter of William Whitehead1835811916 Died 1st October
James Whiteheadson of William Whitehead183701837 Died 28th June; aged 3 weeks
John Whiteheadson of William Whitehead1830671897 Died 5th August
Susan Whiteheadwife of William Whitehead1806711877 Died 23rd February

533WhyteIsabella Whytefirst name on this monument1877id: 11200612560111074Died 22nd February
David Whytefather of Isabella Whyte Builder
Anne Ferguson Whytesister of Isabella Whyte1875 Died 17th December

534WightJames Wightfirst name on this monument1829801909id: 1116525625410851Died 18th November
Eliza Glen Wightdaughter of James Wight186801868 Died 24th July; aged 7 months
Jessie Glen Wightdaughter of James Wight1855131868 Died 22nd April
Mary Wightdaughter of James Wight1861261887 Died 14th September
Wilhelmina Glen Wightdaughter of James Wight186521867 Died 24th May; aged 20 months
Susan Fox1941 Died 15th September
James Wightson of James Wight1865271892 Died 27th July at Townsville; Queensland; Australia
Joseph Glen Wightson of James Wight186021862 Died 1st March; aged 20 months
Joseph Glen Wightson of James Wight1918 Died in South Africa; 18th May
Elizabeth Wightwife of James Wight1829731902 Died 13th December
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535WildingMargaret Stewart Wildingfirst name on this monument1814471861id: 111252562391079Died at Piershill; 23rd August
Thomas Wildinghusband of Margaret Stewart Wilding Of Liverpool and Edinburgh
James Maxwell Wildingson of Margaret Stewart Wilding184451849 Only child; died at Liverpool; 2nd November; interred in the Necropolis; Liverpool.
Maria Wildingsecond wife of husband of Margaret Stewart Wilding1840221862 Died at Piershill; 13th January

536WilkieMatthew Wilkiefirst name on this monument1748831831id: 115672564271077Second son; of Newburn; died 21st January
Matthew Wilkiefather of Matthew Wilkie
Catherine Wilkiemother of Matthew Wilkie
Amelia Wilkiesister of Matthew Wilkie1816201836 Youngest daughter

537WilkinsonElizabeth A Wilkinsonfirst name on this monument1858631921id: 112812563021067Died 19th October
A J Wikinsonhusband of Elizabeth A Wilkinson

538WilliamsonJohn Williamsonfirst name on this monument1827651892id: 114512563751075Died 15th December
Elizabeth Williamsondaughter of John Williamson187221874 Twin with Maria died 25th April; aged 2 years 7 months
Jessie Nisbet Williamsondaughter of John Williamson186711868 Died 14th January; aged 11 months
Maria Nicholson Williamsondaughter of John Williamson187221874 Twin with Elizabeth died 25th April; aged 2 years 7 months
Mary Ann Ewart Williamsondaughter of John Williamson187601876 Died 16th October aged 10 months
Amy Nisbet Williamson191501915 Died March; aged 10 weeks
Elizabeth Williamson1907 Died 23rd November
John Nisbet Williamson1869701939 Died 1st March
Tina Williamson
Janet Williamsonwife of John Williamson1836641900 Died 14th June

539WilsonAdam Wilsonfirst name on this monument1763821845no image2559431077Died 14th May
Henrietta Wilsondaughter of Adam Wilson1804391843 Died 13th March
Jean Wilsondaughter of Adam Wilson1797701867 Died 31st January
Susan Wilsonwife of Adam Wilson1765811846 Died 11th August

540WilsonAndrew Wilsonfirst name on this monument1837id: 1123825628511021Died 17th October
Anne Moir24 Died 9th November
Charlotte Jane Moir1850 Infant daughter; died 6th November
Ella Maitland Moir1820 Died 27th October
James Moir1836 Died 30th April
James Moir1842351877 Died 11th January
John Moir Born 6th April; died 14th May
Margaret Moir183871845 Died 6th November
Margaret Laing Moir1780751855 Died 28th April
Margaret Louisa Heriot Moir Born 16th October; died 25th August
Elizabeth Wilsonwife of Andrew Wilson1771851856 Died 7th July

541WilsonJohn Wilsonfirst name on this monument1785841869id: 11200862560251078Died 9th June
Mary Wilsonwife of John Wilson1790851875 Died 25th March

542WotherspoonWilliam Wotherspoonfirst name on this monument1799841883id: 111090625594810922Of Hillside; Aberdour; Fifeshire and of 18 Great Stuart Street; Edinburgh. Died 18th October
Louisa Martha Wotherspoondaughter of William Wotherspoon1842281870 Died 14th January
Jane Wotherspoondaughter-in-law of William Wotherspoon1838951933 Born 20th August; Died 3rd March
Meta Alice Leadbettergrand daughter of William Wotherspoon1961 Died at Banbury 2nd March
Claud Leadbettergrand daughters husband of William Wotherspoon
Charles Grey Wotherspoonson of William Wotherspoon183341837 Died July
Charles Grey Wotherspoonson of William Wotherspoon1837841921 Of Hillside; Aberdour; Fifeshire. Barrister-at-law; Middle Temple; London; and of the Scottish Bar
John Barclay Wotherspoonson of William Wotherspoon1828 Died August; aged 6 months
Robert Alexander Wotherspoonson of William Wotherspoon1837241861 Died 11th April
Sarah Wotherspoonwife of William Wotherspoon1801841885 Died 30th Deember

543WrightPeter Wrightfirst name on this monument1783761859id: 111081825591610903Merchant. Died 18th January
Ann Thomsondaughter of Peter Wright1819681887 Died 21st June
Elizabeth Wrightdaughter of Peter Wright1813331846 Died 30th June
Mary Stewart Wrightdaughter of Peter Wright1817741891 Died 26th March
Peter Wright Thomsongrand son of Peter Wright1856 20th October. Infant.
Robert Wright Thomsongrand son of Peter Wright1851101861 Died 4th December
Walter John Thomsongrand son of Peter Wright1863 17th September. 9 months.
Robert Wrightson of Peter Wright1808341842 Died 7th April
Edward Anderson Thomsonson-in-law of Peter Wright1817731890 Minister of Free St. Stephen's Church. Born 5th September; Died 14th October
Agnes Wrightwife of Peter Wright1774781852 Died 4th July
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544YoungAdam Youngfirst name on this monument1796601856id: 109832561901092Died 27th July
Eliza Jane Fleming Youngdaughter of Adam Young1897 Second daughter; died 26th May
Elizabeth Youngdaughter of Adam Young182901829 Twins with Adam; born and died 26th June
Johnina Graham McKenziegrand daughter of Adam Young186801868 Born 10th and died 16th May
Adam Youngson of Adam Young182901829 Twins with Elizabeth; born and died 26th June
Andrew Pringle Mcleod Youngson of Adam Young1864 Fourth son; died 29th May
David Mccheyne Youngson of Adam Young1857 Died at sea in discharge of duty 9th January
John Clark Youngson of Adam Young1888 Died 17th April; eldest son
John Youngwife of Adam Young1800791879 Died 5th September

545YoungAlexander Kettle Youngfirst name on this monument1781601841id: 11107952559081082Writer to the Signet. Second son. Died 30th August
Wilhelmina Mazwellaunt of Alexander Kettle Young
Thomas Kettle Youngfather of Alexander Kettle Young

546YoungAnne ? Youngfirst name on this monument61id: 109792561871067
Emily Youngdaughter of Anne ? Young
Donald S Younghusband of Anne ? Young Surgeon General Madras Army
Harriet Blair ?1873
Charlotte Young

547YoungCatherine Youngfirst name on this monument1781591840id: 1130325631010705Died 16th November
James Younghusband of Catherine Young

548YoungGeorgina Jean Youngfirst name on this monumentid: 11200072559831108Also of two brothers and a sister; who died in infancy
James Youngfather of Georgina Jean Young1843 Of the Excise; Edin. Died 17th February
Jean Donaldsongrand daughter of Georgina Jean Young1846 Died 11th August
George Donaldsongrand daughters husband of Georgina Jean Young Minister of Ruthven; Banffshire
Mary Janet Youngmother of Georgina Jean Young1857

549YoungWilliam Youngfirst name on this monument1782411823id: 1154325641710661Vintner ? Died 9th October

550YuleGeorge Yulefirst name on this monument1780791859no image2559621116Merchant. Erected 1820? Died at Broughton Hall; 21st April
Jane Steel Yuledaughter of George Yule1892 Died 26th March
Betty Andersonfriend of George Yule1787851872 Faithful nurse and attached friend for 63 years in the family of George Yule. Died 24th April
Helen Yule73
Isabella Yule82 Widow of John A??? Interred in North Leith Churchyard
Mary Yule1854
William Yule
James Liddell Bell Yuleson of George Yule Died 18th September
John Yuleson of George Yule1793681861 Died 7th April
Thomas Bell Yuleson of George Yule1834481882 Died 7th October
Jemima Liddell Yulewife of George Yule1792281820 Died 14th June
Margaret Yulesecond wife of George Yule1791411832 Died 26th February
Elizabeth Yulethird wife of George Yule1788781866 Died 7th December

551YuleJohn Yulefirst name on this monument1851id: 111091425595111212Died 15th May
Georgiana Findlaydaughter of John Yule1838941932 Youngest daughter.
Jane Finlaydaughter of John Yule1875
Marion Morrison Yuledaughter of John Yule1840 Died 3rd June
John Yulefather of John Yule
Robert Brownefather-in-law of John Yule
Elizabeth Wilsonmother of John Yule
Marion Morrisonmother-in-law of John Yule
John Yuleson of John Yule1840 Died 3rd May
John Alexander Yuleson of John Yule1866 Died at sea; 16th April
Thomas Findlayson-in-law of John Yule
George Finlayson-in-law of John Yule
J Morrison Yulewife of John Yule1870 Died 29th August

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