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May Baird Avenue, Aberdeen

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May Baird Avenue

Location:
May Baird Avenue
Aberdeen , AB25 3BD

Aumbry in memory of Helen Cruickshank

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To the Glory of God and in memory of Helen Cruickshank who died 21st May 1960. This aumbry was given by Provost and Mrs J.D. Smith 1961

Erected by: 
John and Margaret Smith.
Date: 
1961
Location:
St Mary's Episcopal church
High Street
Inverurie , AB51 3NW
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Plaque to Helen Cruickshank
Plaque to Helen Cruickshank

Helen Cruickshank

Dates: 
26 July 1865 - 21 May 1960

Helen Cruickshank was the youngest of four children of Alexander Cruickshank, general merchant, and Margaret Mitchell. She was born on 26 July 1865, in Rathven, Banffshire.

She worked as a miliner and later as a housekeeper.

After she retired she lived at Allison House, barclay Road, Inverurie.

She died on 21 May 1960, and her niece Margaret and nephew-in-law John Smith gifted an aumbry to St Mary's Episcopal church, Inverurie, in her memory.

Sources
Death certificate
204/00 0034

Church organ in memory of Annetta Wilson

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Erected by: 
Hugh Thorburn Wilson
Date: 
1914
Location:
Cullen Church
Cullen , AB56 4XW

Annetta Wilson

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Her maiden name was Baker.
Dates: 
approx 1860 - 27 July

Annetta Baker married Hugh Thorburn Wilson in 1890 in Melbourne, Australia. The couple adopted a daughter.

On 1 July 1909, Annetta Wilson and her daughter set sail from Melbourne to visit family in Britain. They travelled on the Waratah. The ship reached South Africa safely, and departed from Durban on 26 July 1909. The ship was sighted by another vessel the next day, but then disappeared, with the loss of 211 lives.

Sources
Wikipedia entry on the "Waratah"

Elizabeth MacDonald Thomson

Dates: 
- 10 Dec 1945

The daughter of John Thomson and Jane Sutherland, she was a senior sister with Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service.

Sources

War Memorial - Elizabeth M Thomson

Inscription: 

Matron Elizabeth MacD. Thomson QAIMNS

Date: 
1922
Material: 
Granite
Location:
Huntly War Memorial
West Park Street
Huntly , ABD, AB54 8DZ
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Huntly War Memorial
Huntly War Memorial
Huntly War Memorial
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Sister Thomson's name also appears on the Q.A.I.M.N.S memorial in Aldershot Garrison Church.

St Margaret's Church, Huntly

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SANCTAE MARGARITA
1834

Erected by: 
The construction was overseen by Bishop James Kyle
Designed by: 
William Robertson of Elgin
Date: 
1834
Location:
St Margaret's Church
Chapel Street
Huntly , ABD, AB54 8BS
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St Margaret's Church, Huntly

Queen's Aisle, Brechin Cathedral

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The Queen's Aisle. Built in 1901 and named in loyal memory of Queen Victoria.

Date: 
1901
Location:
Brechin Cathedral
6 Church Street
Brechin , ANS, DD9 6EU
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Plaque in Queen's Aisle

Stained glass window in memory of Mary Cubie

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To the glory of God and in loving memory of Mary Cubie.

Erected by: 
Robert Cubie
Designed by: 
Susan Bradbury
Date: 
2000
Material: 
Stained glass
Location:
Alloway Parish Church
Ayr, KA7 4RT