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2801 Shows date of birth as Aug 1872 Dalgliesh, James Craig (I6671)
 
2802 Shows Jessie Grace T Dalgeleish - father name Samuel Dalgleish Family F5471
 
2803 Shows John Rennie DALGLEISH Dalglish, John Rennie (I7402)
 
2804 Shows Mary Ainn Ashworth Ashworth, Mary Annis (I10471)
 
2805 Signed paintings as K E Dalglish Dalglish, Kate Elizabeth (I1346)
 
2806 Sister Jane - see death certificate informant Dalgleish, David (I6590)
 
2807 six sons and five daughters Dalgleish, Jane (I7002)
 
2808 Some online family trees show parents as James Dalgliesh and Catherine Gray - but marriage certificate shows father as William Dalglish, Coal Agent. Jane, daughter of James and Catherine Gray appears with mother Catherine in North Leith in 1871 Scotland census and married Robert Scott in 1872. Dalglish, Jane (I11730)
 
2809 Sometimes shown as 1 Jan 1889 Dalgleish, John Gray (I9317)
 
2810 Sometimes shown as 25 Feb 1899 Dalglish, Walter Maxwell (I12323)
 
2811 At least one living or private individual is linked to this note - Details withheld. Living (I7299)
 
2812 Sometimes shown as FARLIE, FERLIE, FEARLEY Fairley, Grace (I9527)
 
2813 Sometimes shown as GRIER Greer, Margaret (I9023)
 
2814 Sometimes shown as JOAN or HALSTON or HASTINGS Hasten, Jean (I3766)
 
2815 Sometimes shown as John Tinlin Dalgleish Dalgleish, John Timlin (I5604)
 
2816 Sometimes shows as HOGANSON Haagenson, Clara (I9227)
 
2817 Sometimres shown as Jannette Smith, Janet (I8028)
 
2818 South Dakota Department of Health; Pierre, South Dakota - Ancestry Source (S3201)
 
2819 South United Free Manse, Galashiels, according to the Forms of the United Free Church of Scotland, Isabella Wood Houlser (25), woollen birler, 124 Galapark Road, Galashiels, and Adam Dalgleish (23), grocer (journeyman), 27 Wood Street, Galashiels. Family F2713
 
2820 St. Leonard's. As Catherine Ross Dalgleish, daughter of William Dalgleish, shepherd, and Annie Dalgleish, m.s. Wylie, who were married 05 Jun 1896, Manor. Dalgliesh, Catherine Ross (I8531)
 
2821 STANFORD Kathleen Mary of 16 Townley Road East Dulwich London (wife of Leonard Jack Stanford) died 3 May 1962 Administration London 13 August to the said Leonard Jack Stanford company director. Effects £3989 12s. Dalgleish, Kathleen Mary (I8673)
 
2822 Strickland shown as mother's maiden name for children in GRO index Strickland, Dora (I785)
 
2823 The Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry / FindMyPast Source (S3323)
 
2824 The Independent - Friday, 21 October 1994
Duncan Guthrie, charity organiser: born London 1 October 1911; OBE 1976; married 1949 Prue Holloway (one son, two daughters); died Amberley, West Sussex 12 October 1994.

DUNCAN GUTHRIE was a nonparty socialist concerned with the health and welfare of children throughout the world and, in particular, with the prevention of disabilities and the care of the disabled. With Alf Morris, he was closely involved in the All Party Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act (1970), which paved the way for subsequent legislation for the disabled in this country.

One of Guthrie's greatest achievements was the financial support of medical research. This started in 1949 when Janet, his first child, developed poliomyelitis. This was at a time when progress was being made in the United States in the development of poliomyelitis vaccines, while in Britain, as the late Bill Bradley of the Department of Health said, 'The problem of polio in England is - ignorance, impotence and insecurity.' Guthrie alerted society to this problem at the Festival of Britain and with his wife Prue set up the National Fund for Poliomyelitis Research with himself as the Director. Their first headquarters was two tiny dark rooms up three flights of stairs above a fruit shop in Spenser Street, in Westminster. Guthrie deplored the development of palatial offices and large staffs by charities and insisted that money collected for a charity should be spent on its aims.

When Director of the NFPR, he had to be persuaded to accept an increase in salary for himself while his wife was doing a full-time job to help support the family of three children.

In fund-raising, Guthrie demonstrated the same fertile and imaginative mind that had engineered his escape from Norway during the Second World War when the International Finnish Brigade, to which he belonged, was disbanded; and that he had shown in France when he was dropped there by parachute to associate with the Maquis and liberation forces, and later when he hid for weeks in the Burma jungle with a badly broken foot following another parachute jump.

One of Guthrie's earliest innovative fund-raising efforts was to introduce the popular Christmas Seals - adhesive seal stamps - by having a real seal (which refused to go in the lift) flobber up the stairs at the Waldorf Hotel. (He was discouraged from inviting the Lord Privy Seal to the reception.) In the organisation of the NFPR, which became known to many as the 'National Fund' or the 'Fund', he was subtle in using the power and the influence of the grandees on the Council but at the same time he had an advisory body of carefully selected experts who advised on the distribution of the funds which were collected. In the early days the fund supported the first European trials of oral poliovirus vaccines in Belfast which established their effectiveness and safety standards for their subsequent world use.

Following this, the fund supported many other aspects of medical research in relation to problems of disablement and funded the endowment of 13 medical chairs in universities in the United Kingdom. Guthrie was given an honorary doctorate and masters degrees from several universities, but he sought no recognition for the greatest contribution any individual has made to funding medical research in the United Kingdom.

After polio could be beaten, he changed the name of the fund to Action Research for the Crippled Child, which continued to support a wide programme of research in disabling diseases.
Guthrie then turned his attention to the relief and rehabilitation of the paralysed, not only in the UK but in the developing world, and set up 'intermediate technology techniques' for developing equipment for the locomotion of the disabled in developing countries.

When he retired as Director of Action Research he initiated a programme at the Institute of Child Health to provide essential health education for rural populations in Third World countries, particularly in Africa. This was called 'Child to Child' and was largely based on the novel idea of older children teaching their siblings about disease prevention and other health problems.

His lameness made commuting to London tiresome and after he retired for the second time he founded a small action group as a charity at his home in Amberley called the 'Disability Study Unit' with a committee of three. It supported various health research activities including the problems of Street Children in South America and published a number of articles including 'Caring for Someone with Aids'.

Guthrie was a scholar of the stage and of English literature, for which he had a prodigious memory. Shortly before his death he was finishing a book on reduplicated or ricochet words. 
Guthrie, Duncan Dunbar (I4002)
 
2825 THE MERCURY, ( Hobart Newspaper) Sat 28 May,1881

DALGLEISH, On Thursday, May 26th, at her son-in-law's residence, 111 Argyle street, Isabel, relict of the late William Dalgleish, after a long and painful illness, in the 75th year of her age. Friends are invited to attend the funeral, which will move from her son-in-law's residence on SUNDAY, the 29 th May, at 9 a.m. 
Short, Isabella (I2584)
 
2826 The National Archives RG4/374 Source (S3326)
 
2827 There seems to be a discrepancy regarding his birth location. Some census records show Ontario, Canada and others the US, but the death record indicates Buffalo, Erie County, NY. Middlemiss, Robert (I8444)
 
2828 Third wife of Charles Minn - Emma Bowman (1874), Janet Aitken Ruthven (1879) Dalgleish, Rosetta Jane (I2591)
 
2829 This is an assumption based on the entry in Burke’s Family Records which shows "William Dauglish ... son of Adam Dauglish (or Dalgleish), of Roxburghshire, N.B., was b. 16 March, 1745" and the baptism entry in Bedrule on 11 March 1745 "Baptiized William Son to Adam Dalgliesh Forrester in Wells in the Parish of Hobkirk". Dauglish, William (I16936)
 
2830 THIS IS THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT of Simeon Dalgleish of Edmund Street, Battle Bridge in the County of Middlesex, Timber Merchant. I give and bequeath to my dear daughter Harriett Dalgleish the sum of two hundred pounds to be paid to her at the end of six months after my decease and as to the rest and residue of my property whether leasehold or otherwise including all my monies and securities for money, household goods, furniture and all other my estate and effects I give and bequeath the same to my dear wife Harriett Dalgleish to and for her own absolute use and benefit and I hereby appoint the said Harriett Dalgleish my wife sole Executrix of this my will hereby revoking all former and other wills and declaring this only to be my last will and testament as witness my hand the eighteenth day of February in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and forty one - SIMEON DALGLEISH - Signed and acknowledged by the said testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence and in the presence of each other at his request have signed our names as witnesses PHILIP PROCTOR 24 Upper Edmund St. - W[illia]m Grane 23 Bedford Row Sol[icito]r.

PROVED at London the 22nd April 1841 before the worshipful Augustus Frederick Bayford Doctor of Laws and Surrogate by the Oath of Harriett Dalgleish widow the Relict the sole Executrix to whom admon was granted having been first sworn only to administer. 
Dalgleish, Simeon (I5845)
 
2831 Thomas committed "suicide whilst insane" per death certificate. Antonie Dalgleish (wife of Arthur) stated Thomas had "slashed" his wrists because he was in desparate straits financially. Dalgleish, Thomas (I2769)
 
2832 Thomas Robertson Ogilvie, analytical chemist, to Mary Gowan, 3rd daughter of George Dalgleish, at 34 Brisbane Street, Greenock on 22nd June 1876 by Reverend J M Jarvie (Greenock Advertiser 24.6.1876 & Greenock Telegraph 23.6.1876) Family F1888
 
2833 three sons and two daughters Dalgleish, James Ogilvy (I5533)
 
2834 three sons and two daughters Dalgleish, Charles (I7000)
 
2835 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, George (I6141)
 
2836 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Isabella (I6146)
 
2837 Transcription shows Dagleish Manson, Elizabeth (I6631)
 
2838 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Agnes Moncur (I13808)
 
2839 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Mary Ann (I13906)
 
2840 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Elizabeth Bremner (I13907)
 
2841 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Jane (I14767)
 
2842 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Alexander (I14768)
 
2843 Transcription shows Dagleish Dalgleish, Thomas (I14769)
 
2844 Travelled to US 1919, returned 1920 - appears in 1920 US census Dalgleish, Christina (I12718)
 
2845 Travelled to US 1919, returned 1920 - appears in 1920 US census Speedie, Francis Henrietta Speedie (I12724)
 
2846 Travelled via Canada - see Canadian Passenger Lists, arrival St John, New Brunswick, Canada, on 22 March 1925, in transit to Tasmania. Dalgleish, Matthew Freer (I5704)
 
2847 Travelled via Canada - see Canadian Passenger Lists, arrival St John, New Brunswick, Canada, on 22 March 1925, in transit to Tasmania. Penny, Jessie (I5705)
 
2848 Usual res: 16 March St, Peebles. As Isabella Robina Dalgliesh age 19. Single. Daughter of Adam Dagliesh, engineer, & Robina Craig Dalgliesh, m.s. Cowan. Cause of death: phthisis pulmonalis. Dalgleish, Isabella Robina (I6529)
 
2849 Variously refered to as Nancy Comon, Nancy Chalmers and Agnes Chalmers. Agnes Chalmers used as principal name as this is shown as mother's name of death certificates of many children.
Death certificate for Agnes Dalgliesh shows Name of Father as John Chalmers, Writer to the Signet (reputed father). No name of mother shown. 
Chalmers, Agnes (I2394)
 
2850 VConsecrated 1103 Dalglish, Jean Lesley (I9870)
 

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