We remember William Cheyne

We remember William Cheyne

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
sibling Charles Cheyne Source:8838016 1880
1881
sibling Susan Cheyne Source:8838016 March 1881
1883
sibling James Cheyne Source:8838016 1st November 1883
1885
birth Greenside, Blackhills, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8835884 3rd February 1885
1888
sibling George Cheyne Source:8838016 December 1888
1890
sibling John Cheyne Source:8838016 18th August 1890
1891
location Stronhill Cottage, St. Andrews, Lhanbryde, near Elgin United Kingdom their own address Source:8838016 1891
1901
location Millbuies Cottage, Longmorn, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8838016 1901
1911
location Keepers Cottage, Bankhead, Dyke, near Forres, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8835899 1911
1912
children Charles Cheyne Source:8835899 1912
1914
children Arthur Cheyne Source:8835899 1914
1916
enlistment Fort George, near, Ardesier, Highland, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8835884 2nd June 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8835884 11th April 1917
service British Army Private S/13372 Seaforth Highlanders Source:795108
marriage Mary Archibald Source:8835899
employment Gamekeeper Source:8835884
1917
death Killed in Action Presumed killed at the Battle of Arras. Near Arras France Source:7332046 Source:8835884 11th April 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 8 Source:7332046

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Cheyne
Source 795108
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Keepers Cottage, Bankhead, Dyke, near Forres, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Millbuies Cottage, Longmorn, Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom their own address known 1901
Stronhill Cottage, St. Andrews, Lhanbryde, near Elgin United Kingdom their own address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/13372 Seaforth Highlanders Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Cheyne son 1912
Arthur Cheyne son 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Hood or Cheyne mother
Charles Cheyne father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Cheyne brother 1880
Susan Cheyne sister March 1881
James Cheyne brother 1st November 1883
George Cheyne brother December 1888
John Cheyne brother 18th August 1890
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Archibald wife

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Scottish War Memorials Website Vincent96527
Morayshire Roll of Honour Vincent96527
The Soldiers from Edinkillie and Dyke, who gave their lives in the Great War Vincent96527
Cheyne Family Tree Website Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Seaforth Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
Dyke War Memorial, Morayshire - Front View Vincent96527
Dyke War Memorial, Morayshire - Name Plate Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France - 1 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France - 2 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France - 3 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France - 4 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France - 5 Vincent96527
William Cheyne Vincent96527
Seaforth Highlanders Memorial, Elgin, Morayshire Vincent96527

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