||11 Belville Street, Greenock
||Isabella Leitch Ritchie
||Macpherson Hospital, Gourock
John was an Assistant Naval Architect,
possibly at Scotts
shipyard in Greenock.
He was married in 1926 in Greenock to Isabella Leitch Ritchie. One of the
witnesses was his brother Jim.
||John and Isabella at their wedding.
Brother Jim and his wife are behind.
In 1929 John and lived with his wife at 23 Cardwell Road, Gourock. In October 1929
John was in the Macpherson Hospital in Gourock with acute
appendicitis, where he suffered heart failure and died, aged 32.
Sources: Census 1901; family memories; GRO birth, marriage & death records.