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John Moffat[1]

Male 1850 - 1932  (81 years)


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  • Name John Moffat  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Born 21 November 1850  Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Occupation Clerk/piano Teacher  [3
    Submitter 53,54 
    Died 26 October 1932  Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I5522  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 February 2008 

    Father James Moffat,   b. 20 January 1823, Dunscore, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 June 1895, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hunter,   b. about 1 October 1830, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 October 1910, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Family ID F3406  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Clara Taylor,   b. 1853, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 June 1945, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 23 March 1878  Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Children 
    +1. Alexander Alfred Moffat,   b. 26 August 1879, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. June 1974, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +2. Archibald Hunter Wallace Moffat,   b. 18 August 1884, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 October 1968  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F3405  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    John Moffat, Clara Taylor Alexander Moffat & Baby Alexander
    John Moffat, Clara Taylor Alexander Moffat & Baby Alexander
    Photograph taken 1910 in Ipswich.

    Baby John Alexander (Jock) Moffat (1909-1993) with his father Alexander
    Alfred (Alec) Moffat (1879-1974) and grandparents John Moffat (1850-1932)
    and Clara (Taylor)(1856-1945).

    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes 
    • 1878-Married Clara Taylor at St Peter's Church, Ipswich.
      1881-Living at Melbourne Villas, Wherstead Road, Ipswich (next to no.100).
      1891-Living at May Villas, 68,Rectory Road, Ipswich. Occupation- ledger clerk/general.
      1901-Living at 108, Rectory Road, Ipswich. Occuption- Clerk - Stationers.
      John was the organist at Stoke Green Baptist Church for many years.
      He had a stammer and was bullied at work. He worked as a clerk at Cowells, but augmented his earnings by giving piano lessons.
      Died at 108, Rectory Road, Ipswich, at 3 a.m. aged 81.
      Value of house at that time estimated as £400. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1662] .

    2. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.

    3. [S1629] GEDCOM file titled “Moffat family tree.ged”, from Christina Bradnam.

    4. [S1207] GEDCOM file "waite.ged", submitted by Helier Waite.


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