William MURDOCH , 1874–1938 (aged 64 years)
In an email, Fay Long has written:
"It is of great interest to me, as my Grandfather, William Murdoch ,was born before her marriage, to Elizabeth Martha, was raised by his grandparents, George and Agnes, believing them to be his parents, and of course does not appear on the records."
In an email Jenny Weyman has written:
"He was a very intelliegent and clever man my mother said and was a keen inventor. He was born before his time with many innovative ideas and inventions. If anyone needed anything made, he would be able to invent something just right. He had a large library on astronomy and other sciences of discovery."