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James Johnston  1928
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James Johnston 1928

James Johnston 1928

[Could you supply more information about these people Richard, e.g. where they were from? - Steven]
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Picture added on 10 January 2010 at 17:05
James was the son of Donald Johnston of the Longhope, Hoy area (Burnhouse)

James was my grandfather.

James had 6 brothers who grew up there in the early 1900's

Brothers - John, Magnus, Daniel, Robert, Samuel and Hugh
Added by Richard Johnston on 10 January 2010
James left Orkney and went to Ontario, Canada about 1922.
He married in 1940 and had 4 children
Added by Richard Johnston on 11 January 2010
I believe that picture #26576 is my grandfather on the right wearing the same hat...
Added by Richard Johnston on 24 July 2012
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