To search our directory of workers at HM Factory Gretna either enter any name, place of birth or place of death in the search box or if you know what their job was from select from the drop-down menu.
John Elliot Millar
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): John Elliot Millar
Date and Place of Birth: 5th December 1880, Bridge House, Langholm, Dumfriesshire.
Date and Place of Death: 1973, Langholm, Dumfriesshire.
Childhood: John grew up in Langholm.
Parents: William & Margaret nee Common.
Parent’s occupations: William had a tweed manufacturing business, in 1881 he employed 123 people.
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Job title at Gretna: N/K
Marital status: Married Elizabeth nee Morrison on 4th February 1913 at North United Free Church Manse, Langholm, Dumfriesshire.
Children: In 1921 they had 3 children.
Trivia / any other information:
John farmed where he grew up in Langholm, and then moved to Eastriggs. Before John moved, he married Elizabeth Morrison in Langholm 1913, his occupation a farmer.
In 1921, John’s occupation was a farmer, and living at 1 The Ridge, Eastriggs.
Blogs about the individual:
Websites about the individual: