Duvoison – P & M Hurll connection.

P & M Hurll, Gartliston and Garnqueen Works, Glenboig, North Lanarkshire.

1870 -1871 – A. Duvoisin (at Reichman & Co.’s), house, 7   Walworth terrace, Kent Road, Glasgow.

1872 – 1873 – A. Duvoisin. (at Reichman & Co.’s), house, 7   Walworth terrace, Kent Road, Glasgow.

Further examination of Duvoisin surname reveals the following connection to Hurll … (the 1870 reference is for A Duvoisin whereas the references for Hurll below are for E Duvoison)

Emile Duvoisin appears to be of Swiss origins. He was employed by Peter and Mark Hurll.

1878 – 79 – Emile Duvoisin, 49 West George Street. James Eadie. (of James Eadie & Sons), residence.

James Eadie – Iron and steel tube makers for mines etc.

1880 – 81 – E. Duvoisin, iron and commission merchant, 58 Renfield Street; ho. 4 Windsor Terrace.

1882 – 83 –  E. Duvoisin, iron merchant and broker, 58 Renfield Street; ho. 27 Windsor Terrace.

24/11/1892 – Carriage windows closing, E. F. Duvoisin, Glasgow. A reference in “The Engineer” regarding a patent.

1886 – 87 – E. Duvoisin, Iron merchant  79 West George st

1897 – 98 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll); ho. The Moorings, Milngavie.

1902 – 03 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll), 144  West Regent Street; house, 21 St. Andrew’s Dr.

1903 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll), 144  West Regent Street; house, 21 St. Andrew’s Dr

1904 – 05 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll), 144  West Regent Street; house, 205 Nithsdale Road.

1907 –  Emile Duvoisin – Fire Brickmaker – see Hurll Peter & Mark.

1917 – 18 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll, Ltd.), 144 West Regent Street; ho., Cairnbank, Bearsden.

1923 – 24 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll, Ltd.), 144 West Regent Street; ho., 4 Kensington Gate.

1930 – 31 – Emile Duvoisin (of Peter and Mark Hurll, Ltd.), 144 West Regent Street C.2; ho., 4 Kensington Gate W.2.

28/04/1937 –  Duvoisin. — Deaths  – On April 28, at Glasgow, Francois Emil Duvoisin, father of Marguerite S. Morgan and grandfather of John, 95 Stanley street, Nedlands. – appeared in the West Australian Perth Newspaper.

Below – Glenboig and Annathill WW1 memorial John Duvoisin – John appears to have been missed from the original list and added to the end.

Glenboig and Annathill WW1 memorial John Duvoisin . Glenboig and Annathill WW1 memorial

Name: John Hurll Duvoisin
Initials: J H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 9th (Glasgow Hdrs.) Bn.
Date of Death: 15/07/1916
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 15 C.
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial.

In the 1882 Scottish census Emile Duvoisin, from Switzerland, was an iron merchant living at 27 Windsor Terr., Glasgow.
By 1891 we have Emile Davaisin (this is an ancestry transcription) married to Sarah with son John, living at 6 Broomhill Ave, Glasgow.

It is likely that Sarah was a member of the Hurll family hence the inclusion of her maiden name as a middle name for her son, John

13/11/1922 – Glasgow Herald  – James Dunnachie presided

Glenboig and Annathill war memorial - James Dunnachie Brickworks owner presided

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