James Darnley

ID# 20681, b. about 1890, d. 18 May 1960
James Darnley was also recorded as Dearnley - (spelling not found but added for indexing.)

Note:

James is almost certainly a grandson of Isaac Dearnley/Darnley. His father is probably Ammon or Sam D.
see Isaac Dearnley.


Birth:
James Darnley was born about 1890.


Death:
James Darnley died on 18 May 1960 at 24 Craiglockhart Park, Edinburgh.


Probate:
his estate was probated on 18 August 1960 at London
DARNLEY James of 24 Craiglockhart Park Edinburgh died 18 May 1960 Confirmation of Anne Hartley Darnley and Mary Scott Darnley.
Sealed London 18 August 1960.
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

James is almost certainly a grandson of Isaac Dearnley/Darnley. Anne & Mary may be James' daughters.
see Isaac Dearnley

2002 - Mary S Darnley & Anne H Darnley were living at the same address in Edinburgh (Electoral Roll.)

Michael Reekie

ID# 20682, b. 1880
Birth:
Michael Reekie was born in 1880 at Selkirk, Selkirkshire.


Michael Reekie was the son of (?) Reekie and Isabella Service.

Step-Relationship:
Michael Reekie became the step-son of Isaac Dearnley; 30 October 1890.

Michael Reekie appeared in the 1901 census at
4 Green Street, Galashiels, Selkirkshire.
On 31 March 1901:-

from online transcription only
DARNLEY, Isaac Head Mar 59 Mill Labourer England
DARNLEY, Isabella S R Wife Mar 43 - Kelso, Roxburghshire
REEKIE, Michael Step Son Sngl 20 Skinwork Labourer Selkirk, Selkirkshire
REEKIE, Isabella B Step Dau Sngl 17 Woollen Mill Worker Catrine, Ayrshire
DARNLEY, Matilda S Dau - 3 - Galashiels, Selkirkshire

Piece: 775 Folio: 18 Page: 18
Registration District: Galashiels Civil Parish: Galashiels
Address: 4, Green Street, Galashiels, Selkirkshire.


Isabella B Reekie

ID# 20683, b. 1883
Birth:
Isabella B Reekie was born in 1883 at Catrine, Ayrshire.


Isabella B Reekie was the daughter of (?) Reekie and Isabella Service.

Step-Relationship:
Isabella B Reekie became the step-daughter of Isaac Dearnley; 30 October 1890.

Isabella B Reekie appeared in the 1901 census at
4 Green Street, Galashiels, Selkirkshire.
On 31 March 1901:-

from online transcription only
DARNLEY, Isaac Head Mar 59 Mill Labourer England
DARNLEY, Isabella S R Wife Mar 43 - Kelso, Roxburghshire
REEKIE, Michael Step Son Sngl 20 Skinwork Labourer Selkirk, Selkirkshire
REEKIE, Isabella B Step Dau Sngl 17 Woollen Mill Worker Catrine, Ayrshire
DARNLEY, Matilda S Dau - 3 - Galashiels, Selkirkshire

Piece: 775 Folio: 18 Page: 18
Registration District: Galashiels Civil Parish: Galashiels
Address: 4, Green Street, Galashiels, Selkirkshire.


Thomas Hepworth

ID# 20684, b. about 1856
Birth:
Thomas Hepworth was born about 1856.

Occupation:
in 1912 Thomas Hepworth was a Colliery Surfaceman.

Child of Thomas Hepworth

Dora Lilian Archer

ID# 20689, b. 2 September 1892, d. about February 1981
From about February 1929, her married name was Darnley.
From about February 1929, her married name was Dearnley.
Birth:
Dora Lilian Archer was born on 2 September 1892.


Marriage:
Dora Lilian Archer married Arthur Dearnley, son of John Dearnley and Hannah Green, about February 1929 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire.


Death:
Dora Lilian Archer died about February 1981 at York R.D., Yorkshire,
Indexed as Dora Lilian Darnley, born 2 September 1892.

Dora Lilian Archer appeared in the 1939 register at
203 Park Road, West Hartlepool C.B., County Durham.
In September 1939:-

Arthur Darnley 21 Nov 1878 Male Municipal Highways Work Sup? Married
Dora L Darnley 02 Sep 1892 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Wife Married
Schedule No.238.


Child of Dora Lilian Archer and Arthur Dearnley

Arthur George Darnley

ID# 20690, b. 28 February 1930, d. 5 September 2006
Arthur George Darnley Ph.D
1930-2006
Birth:
Arthur George Darnley was born on 28 February 1930 at West Hartlepool, County Durham,
Hartlepool R.D.


Arthur George Darnley was the son of Arthur Dearnley and Dora Lilian Archer.

Residence:
in 1957 Arthur George Darnley lived at London
From Cambridge he moved to London in 1957 to join the British Geological Survey.


Residence:
in 1966 Arthur George Darnley lived
To the Geological Survey of Canada.


Death:
Arthur George Darnley died on 5 September 2006 at Ottawa at age 76 years, 6 months and 8 days
DARNLEY, Arthur George Ph.D
September 5, 2006
We are saddened to announce the death of Arthur Darnley in Ottawa on September 5, 2006.
Born on February 28, 1930 in West Hartlepool, Co. Durham, England, Arthur was the only son of Arthur and Dora Lilian (nee Archer). He graduated from Cambridge University in 1952, and for more than 50 years worked as a geoscientist. His career began in Northern Rhodesia with Rhodesian Selection Trust, where he gathered the material for his Ph.D. thesis. After completing his Ph.D. in 1957 he joined the Atomic Energy Division of the British Geological Survey in London. In 1966 he moved to Ottawa with his family to join the Geological Survey of Canada where he spent the next 29 years, including 15 years as Director of the Geological Survey's Resource Geophysics and Geochemistry Division. He retired in 1995. During his distinguished career he served on a number of IAEA and NEA committees. His best known scientific achievement was the development of airborne gamma ray spectrometry. Arthur had a life long interest in aviation. He served with the RAF during the Berlin Airlift and held a pilot's license for 52 years. He greatly enjoyed piloting his own light aircraft and looking down on the earth from above.

see legacy.com/obituaries/
also
see The Association of Applied Geochemists obituary.

see The Geological Society obituary.