G5: 1893 Robert Shiels

Robert Shiels was born in 1893. He was the third child of George and Margaret (McMorran) Shiels.

He never married and worked for many years in the steelworks. He was injured at work when a large piece fell from a crane and spent the rest of his life in his uncle Tom’s boot business.

He was co-heir to East Mains with his sisters Mary and Agnes, but pre-deceased both. Robert died October 6, 1948 and is buried at Coulter.