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James Ferguson Ballantine

Engineer, Dornock
Birthplace Annan ScotlandPlace of Death Annan Scotland



Date and place of birth:  1884 Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland

Date and place of death:  1969 Annan, Dumriesshire, Scotland

Nationality: British

Biography:  James grew up in Annan with 4 sisters:

Janet Mason Ballantine 1877

Jane Hottsun Ballantine 1879

Isabella Ballantine 1880

Christina Ann Ballantine 1882


James Ballantine married Isabella Mason on 2 December 1874 at Penicuk, Midlothian

Parents occupation:  James was a Coal + Commission Agent

Schools Universities attended and years of attendance: Not known

Occupation: Engineer

Place of residence at Gretna: 35 Port Street, Annan, Dumfriesshire

Job Title at Gretna: Engineer, Dornock

Marital Status: Not known

Children: Nil known


Awards/Recognitions: Nil known

Trivia/any other information:

document that was presented to J C Burnham at the end of his service at Gretna, held in The Devil’s Porridge Museum archive collection. Mr Ballantine’s name can be seen on here.






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