His father was William Mc Garvie, born 1829 also in Dailly and his mother Margaret Scobie born abt 1822 in Dailly. He was son to George Johnson/Johnstoun and Elizabeth Bowie/Booy, his spouse (married Nov.17,1751), was born August 15th 1756. David Shaw, Minister of the Gospel in Coylton." It is also probable that John had four siblings: Mary - born February 17, 1751.Any information would be very much appreciated I look forward to hearing from anyone who may be able to help me. Baptized February 19, 1751: William - born December 31, 1752.Elizabeth, Isabella, John, Euphemia, William, Alexander, to name a few.Sometime between 18 the surname name changed from Richard to Ritchie sometime between 18.I was hoping to notify Jimmy his wife and family that my mother and father had passed. Email: [email protected], my name is Mark Wales, I'm looking for as much information as possible on my 8th Great Grandfather James Dalrymple the 1st Viscount of Stair born May 1619, died 23 Nov. Married to Margaret Ross born 1623 Wigtonshire, died 1692 Midlothian.These photos were taken in 1957, do you think you could pass these photos around to your contacts in the Prestwick area and see if we can get Jimmy's last name or family information. I have found some information about him and would like to try and gather information on his wife, parents, grandparents and so on as much as possible.One of the problems I'm running into is with his grandfather and great grandfather. If you could please let me know my father would so appreciate it. Email: [email protected] Great Grandfather is Allen William Burns.
Can anybody out there help me in my quest Yours truly Jan Evelyn. He married Jane/Jean Smith who was living at the time in Girvan, and originally born somewhere in Ireland in 1827. They had eleven children, nine of whom survived infancy. Especially the Burns side as we have very little information there. Email: [email protected] am descended from Henry Crawford of Staindrop Durham.
Email: [email protected] am looking for any information on the birth of a Margaret Ann Hosie/Hosey born around 1852 in Stevenston? Her parents are recorded as Joseph Hosie (Hasse/Hossick)and Elizabeth Newall from Ayrshire. A Margaret Ann Tomes, aged 8, appears in the 1861 census, living with Joseph and Elizabeth in Saltcoats. Email: [email protected] for any information available of Flanagan(s) migrating from Ayrshire to County Donegal, Ireland prior to 1743. They had a daughter, Elizabeth Mc Dowall who was born in Colmonell in 1853. Key families I am trying to discover are obviously the Shanks, plus Captain William Barclay, William Howie, Captain William Black, Robert Mc Gregor, James Kerr Gemmell, Hyslop, Livingston, Captain William Miller and Mc Kenzie. I have come across a pedigree that gives his grandfather as John Crawford born 1618 in Aryshire Scotland.
I am trying to find out if this was Margaret Ann Hosie, and if so how to establish this. Wilson was born in Dec 1885 in Troon, Ayrshire, Scotland. It would be a great help if you could link me to his parents. While this is the spelling of the last name (Mc Dowall), Elizabeth's generation took on a new spelling in Canada of Mac Douell. Email: [email protected] for any info regarding John "Skip" Hunter of Troon. I would be grateful if anyone could enlighten me about him. Gavin Crawford was born in Beith 1787 but died in Rimouski Quebec around 1842.
I find an Alexander Richard married to Euphemia Boyd in the late 1840 to early 1850s.
They had multiple children in the area under the name Richard.
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