John Webster Elrick

#54689, b. 1884

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Birth1884John Webster Elrick

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: John was an India Rubber Merchant. He took up buisiness at 24 Guild Street, and at the time it was said he was from Glasgow. His place of birth was Aberdeen in 1891 census. The business was known as Elrick & M'Pherson by 1893. See exhibit for details of his previous expereince.

Census details

  • He appeared on the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891, living in Ashley Road, Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland in the household of his parents, John Elrick and Christina S McPherson. He was 7 years old.
  • In 1901 in Dundee John Webster Elrick was included in the household of William McDonald and his family. William was an apprentice in the India Rubber Trade, one of 3 male boarders in the house.