McCulloch One Name Study

David McCullochAge: 52 years18061858

Name
David McCulloch
Birth June 27, 1806 38 26
Birth of a brotherWalter McCulloch
November 21, 1807 (Age 16 months)
Birth of a sisterJanet McCulloch
March 4, 1809 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherEdward McCulloch
July 30, 1810 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherJames Robison McCulloch
June 20, 1812 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherAlexander McCulloch
February 15, 1814 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a sisterChristina McCulloch
December 30, 1815 (Age 9 years)

Residence
In a note at the end of this diary he stated that he, with his father, and his brother, Walter, came to Edinburgh in September 1815 where they boarded with a Mrs Goldie in Frederick Street until his mother and the rest of the family came to town in Novembe
1815 (Age 8 years)
Education
David went to Mills’ English School but later went to Carson’s first class at the High School. The old High School was at this time still in Infirmary Street and only moved to its present site at the foot of the Calton Hill in 1828.
1816 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterJanet McCulloch
June 22, 1816 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterChristina McCulloch
July 9, 1816 (Age 10 years)
Death of a brotherEdward McCulloch
July 10, 1816 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterJanet McCulloch
May 17, 1817 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a brotherRobert McCulloch
November 28, 1818 (Age 12 years)

Death of a brotherRobert McCulloch
January 28, 1819 (Age 12 years)

Birth of a sisterChristina McCulloch
March 13, 1820 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a brotherEdward McCulloch
March 27, 1821 (Age 14 years)

Occupation March 1825 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a sisterPenelope Elizabeth McCulloch
September 5, 1825 (Age 19 years)

Residence
After an enjoyable trip by sea from Leith to London David arrived in April 1826 and stayed with his uncle, Robert McCulloch.
April 1826 (Age 19 years)
Occupation
In 1829 David sailed for India and is next heard of in 1832 when, as purser of the Honourable East India Company's Ship ‘MacQueen’, he borrowed £1000 from his cousin, Alexander Gordon.
1829 (Age 22 years)
Residence
It is suspected that for a few years David was actually in the employment of the East India Company and it was this employment, perhaps, which led him to find a suitable opening in Bombay, where he arrived in 1834.
1834 (Age 27 years)
Death of a brotherJames Robison McCulloch
November 18, 1840 (Age 34 years)
Death of a sisterChristina McCulloch
August 1, 1841 (Age 35 years)
Death of a motherChristian Robison
March 19, 1853 (Age 46 years)
Death of a sisterAgnes Mcculloch
July 8, 1854 (Age 48 years)
Death of a fatherJames Murray McCulloch
December 2, 1857 (Age 51 years)

Burial of a fatherJames Murray McCulloch
December 1857 (Age 51 years)
Death
David was in the midst of preparations for his retirement from India and return home, when he was suddenly taken ill and died on 20 September 1858. He was buried in the Scottish Cemetery in Bombay.
September 20, 1858 (Age 52 years)
Probate
Estate of over Rs. 155,000 including a plantation named Moolgane Kelle in the Central Province of Ceylon, which extended to 1374 acres. By his will made in 1844 he appointed his cousin, William Gordon, a solicitor in London, to be his executor.
1858 (Age 51 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: September 19, 1803Strathblane, Stirlingshire, Scotland
11 months
elder sister
Agnes Mcculloch
Birth: August 6, 1804 36 24Anwoth, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
Death: July 8, 1854Anwoth, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
23 months
himself
David McCulloch
Birth: June 27, 1806 38 26Ardwall
Death: David was in the midst of preparations for his retirement from India and return home, when he was suddenly taken ill and died on 20 September 1858. He was buried in the Scottish Cemetery in Bombay.September 20, 1858Bombay, Maharashtra, India
17 months
younger brother
Walter McCulloch
Birth: November 21, 1807 39 27Ardwall
Death: In February 1892 he had a bad fall: when recovering from it he got a chill followed by bronchitis, and on 25 March he passed peacefully away in his eighty fifth year.March 25, 1892Ardwall
15 months
younger sister
17 months
younger brother
Edward McCulloch
Birth: July 30, 1810 42 30
Death: The last of the three who were carried away within three weeks of each other in the summer of 1816 by an epidemic, it is said, of diphtheria. The other two were his sisters, Janet and Christina, and all three are buried in St. Cuthbert’s Kirkyard in EdinbuJuly 10, 1816Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
23 months
younger brother
James Robison McCulloch
Birth: June 20, 1812 44 32
Death: James did not survive long and his brief but hectic career came to an end at Kingston on 18 November 1840 when he died of yellow fever.November 18, 1840Kingston, Jamaica
20 months
younger brother
22 months
younger sister
17 months
younger sister
18 months
younger brother
15 months
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
Edward McCulloch
Birth: March 27, 1821 52 41
Death: January 16, 1864Anwoth, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
4 years
younger sister

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