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Robert Riddell Loudon

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Name:
Robt Riddell Loudon
Gender:
Male
Departure Date:
10 Jul 1919
Port of Departure:
Ardrossan, Scotland
Destination Port:
Montreal, Canada
Ship Name:
Fanad Head
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Shipping line:
Ulster Steamship Company Ltd
Official Number:
136364
Master:
Finlay
Father -John Loudon
Mother -Mary Ann Ferguson

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There is this, but the trip to Canada suggests his last place of residence was Ireland..

1881
RD: New Ardrossan
Civil Parish: New Ardrossan
Town: Ardrossan
County: Ayrshire
Address: Winton Street
ED: 3; Page: 27; Line: 14; Roll: cssct1881_178

John Loudon 37 [b. Kilmarnock. Ship smith]
Mary A Loudon 33 wife [b. Saltcoats]
Mary A Loudon 11 dau [do]
John Loudon 9 son [do]
Elizabeth Loudon 7 dau [b. Ardrossan]
Robert R Loudon 5 son [b. Saltcoats]
Walter F Loudon 1 [b. Ardrossan]

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Looks like his parents marriage..

John Loudan
Marriage Date: 25 Sep 1868
Marriage Place: Ardrossan,Ayr,Scotland
Spouse: Mary Ann Ferguson
FHL Film Number: 6035516

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Yep, we know about interesting :biggrin:

Also this in 1922

Robert Riddall Louden
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1860
Birth Place: Ireland
Age: 62
Date of Arrival: 23 Jul 1922
Port of Arrival: Quebec
Port of Departure: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Ship Name: Metagama

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This is also interesting, the image has him with a William Jackson Loudan aged 18y, visiting a friend, both Irish, but Robert is crossed out :rolleyes:

Robert Riddall Loudan
Age: 59
Birth Year: abt 1861
Date of Arrival: 17 Jul 1920
Vessel: Melita
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Port of Arrival: Quebec, Canada
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England

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This looks like the household in 1911..

Residents of a house 41 in English St. Upper (part of) (Armagh North Urban, Armagh)
Surname Forename Age *** Relation to head Religion
Loudan Robert R 50 Male Head of Family Not Connected with any
Loudan Elizabeth 40 Female Wife Not Connected with any
Loudan Robert Monroe 14 Male Son Not Connected with any
Loudan William Jackson 10 Male Son Not Connected with any
Loudan Joseph Lynn 40 Male Brother Methodist
Robb Richard 56 Male Boarder Church of Ireland
Robb Herbert 16 Male Boarder Church of Ireland
Hirsch Agnes 72 Female Servant Presbyterian
Coulter John Hamilton 33 Male Boarder Presbyterian
Moore Sara 25 Female Boarder Presbyterian

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Given Robert Jr's middle name, this could be his parent's marriage..

Robert Riddall Loudan
Date of Registration: Q1 1893
RD: Armagh
Vol: 1, Page: 69
FHL Film Number: 101257
William Dunwoody
Elizabeth Stoops
George Scott
Robert Riddall Loudan
Anne Williamson
Elizabeth Monroe
 

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Robert Riddell Loudon
Birth abt 1876 in Saltcoats, Ayrshire Death


John Loudon
Birth abt 1843 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire Death 1931 in Ardrossan Ayrshire, Scotland

Mary Ann Ferguson
Birth abt 1848 in Saltcoats, Ayrshire Death 3 Oct 1912 in 25 Springvale St.,Saltcoats

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It's quite a popular name, even in Canada. It depends if he stayed in Quebec, I can't see him in 1921 census, he obviously doesn't use his middle name and may not even use the initial.

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