Carmichael Family

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Carmichael Family

Post by bertcarmichael » Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:28 pm

Hi, I am trying to track down any history on the Carmichael Family. At present all I know is my Great Granda was called Albert James Carmichael and he was killed in action during the WW1 on the 31/10/18.

If anyone is aware of the family can you reply to this post, I would like to know is my son is the last of Carmichael's from this line. As my father Albert Carmichael was an only son and so am I.

Sometime my Grand Father came to Northern Ireland and married but that us all I know, his name was William Carmichael.

Many thanks for the help.

Sorry forgot to say my Great Grandfather name is also on the Stevenson war memorial. Dont know if it helps.

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:07 am

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CARMICHAEL, A
Rank:Private
Service No:32075
Date of Death:31/10/1918
Regiment/Service:Royal Scots Fusiliers
12th (Ayr and Lanark Yeomanry) Bn.
Grave ReferenceI. B. 24.
CemeteryVICHTE MILITARY CEMETERY
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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:33 am

Hi bertcarmichael,Yes the extra info helps

Carmichael Albert 01/11/1918 Stevenston D P - of Boglemart St

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Tue Apr 03, 2012 12:00 pm

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"Sometime my Grand Father came to Northern Ireland and married but that us all I know, his name was William Carmichael".



Do you know where he married ,and have you looked that places War Memorial.If Albert was Irish born ,his name could be in both War Memorials.

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Post by sweet caroline » Tue Apr 03, 2012 12:15 pm

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Carmichael William 28/05/1948 Donnybrook Hospital Western Australia D

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by bertcarmichael » Tue Apr 03, 2012 2:40 pm

HI Caroline,

The information on the grave is correct, My granda William Carmichael was married to Mary, my granda died in the mid 80's and my granny Mary in 1993 and they had 6 daughters and one son. Where they were married I am not too sure as it was a bit before my time lol.

As far as I am aware all thier kids were born in Northern Ireland in Belfast.

I will try to get more information from family members when I get back from offshore next week.

Thanks again Caroline.

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:34 am

1901 Census
Name: William Carmichael
Age: 18
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1883
Relationship: Boarder
Gender: Male
Where born: Burntisland, fifeshire
Registration number: 615
Registration district: Stevenston
Civil parish: Stevenston
Town: Stevenston
County: Ayrshire
Address: Shore Road
Occupation: Apprentice Turner
ED: 4
Household schedule number: 3
Line: 16
Roll: CSSCT1901_237
Household Members: Name Age
Alexander W Bone 30
Jeanie Bone 29
Jeanie Bone 5
William Carmichael 18
John D Boswell 20
Thomas B Simpson 19


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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:48 am

Name: Marion Lynch Carmichael
Gender: Female
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1913
Birth Place: Stevenston, Scotland
Age: 7
Date of Arrival: Jun 1920
Port of Arrival: Quebec
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland

Going to Uncle J Carmichael 440 Logan Ave.Toronto
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Carmichael Margaret 24 10 1958 41 Reid's Avenue, Stevenston. D 82yrs.& widow of James Glasgow Wilson
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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by hahaya2004 » Wed Apr 04, 2012 11:35 am

I have Carmichaels in my tree. They were originally from Avondale, Lanark.
I found a Carmichael family in Stevenston on the 1911 census. I haven't been able to connect this family to mine, but it might be your Albert:

Albert Carmichael, age 28, born New Zealand
Mary, wife, 27, born Ireland
William Jas, age 3, born Ireland.
Address Boglemart St.

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Wed Apr 04, 2012 12:33 pm

Name: Albert Carmichael
Birth Place: Auckland, New Zealand
Death Date: 26 Sep 1918
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Glasgow
Rank: Private
Regiment: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Battalion: 1st Battalion
Number: 27797
Type of Casualty: Died of wounds
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre
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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by bertcarmichael » Wed Apr 04, 2012 6:49 pm

Thanks for all the info guys, I can have a word with my realatives when I get home next week, Caroline the regimental number is different, my GG was 32075 and is buried in Vichet.

Thanks again everyone much appreciated

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Re: Carmichael Family

Post by sweet caroline » Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:29 pm

Bert ,just making things clearer for hahaya2004 who had found a 1911 Census .

You could ask for a print of the death in the Ardrossan&Saltcoats Herald.Maybe have who put it in .


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