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Jane (Janet) McKean

Person ID #2551, (1809 - 1894)
Last Edited20 Jan 2018
3rd great-grandaunt of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McKean LineageAlexander McKean2, Samuel McKeand1

Parents

FatherAlexander McKean (ca. 1761 - 1817)
MotherJannet (Jessie) Lewers (Lewis) (1760 - 1836)

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Thomas Campbell (1809-1861), wife Jane McKean (1809-1894) Old Girthon Cemetery, Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1809~0Jane (Janet) McKean was born in 1809 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Marriage

Thomas Campbell Jr.
18 Mar 1839~30She married Thomas Campbell Jr., son of Thomas Campbell and Mary McClure, on 18 Mar 1839 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.2
Will

Hugh McKeand
22 Oct 1849~40In Hugh McKeand's will dated 22 Oct 1849 executed in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+, Jane (Janet) McKean was named as an heir. In his will he left 1 pound 1 shilling to each of his heirs.
Death

15 Sep 1894~85Jane died on 15 Sep 1894 in High Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age ~85.3
Cause of Death

15 Sep 1894~85She died of old age and decay of nature.3
Note

15 Sep 1894~85Her death certificate states that she was the widow of Thomas Campbell, grocer. She died 15 Sepember 1894 at High Street, Gatehouse. Her parents were Alexander McKean, master mason, (deceased) and Jessie Lewis (deceased). She died of old age and decay of nature. The informant was Alex Campbell, her son of Whithorn.
Burial

Sep 1894~85She was buried in Sep 1894 in Girthon Old Churchyard at Girthon, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave Monument Inscription in the Old Girthon Cemetery reads:

Erected By Alexander, Thomas & Louis Campbell, In Memory of Their Father, Thomas Campbell, Who Died At Little Borland 29 April 1861, Aged 52 Years.

Mary Jane, Their Sister, Who Died In Infancy.

Also James Louis, Youngest Son, Who Died At Brooklyn USA, April 1883, Aged 37.

Also Jane McKean, Thier Mother Who Died At Gatehouse, 13 September 1894, Aged 94 Years.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1841 UK Census7 Jun 1841~32Jane was enumerated as a member of Thomas Campbell Jr.'s household in the 1841 Scotland Census residing at Front Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Jane was ~32 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Alexander Campbell.5
1851 UK Census30 Mar 1851~42Jane was enumerated as the wife of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Hill Cottage in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Jane was ~42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Alexander Campbell, James Louis Campbell, and Thomas Campbell The household also included Agnes Adams, 22 a servant and Andrew Manson, a grocers apprentice.6
1861 UK Census7 Apr 1861~52Jane was enumerated as the wife of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Boreland Cottage (Little Boreland), Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Jane was ~52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Thomas Campbell and James Louis Campbell.1
1871 UK Census2 Apr 1871~62Jane was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1871 Scotland Census residing at High Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Jane was ~62 years old.
1881 UK Census3 Apr 1881~72Jane was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1881 Scotland Census residing at High Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Jane was ~72 years old.

Children with: Thomas Campbell Jr. (1809 - 1861)

SonAlexander Campbell (1840 - Aft 1895)
SonThomas Campbell (1842 - 1913)
SonJames Louis Campbell (1844 - 1883)
DaughterMary Jane Campbell (ca. 1846 - 1846)

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1861 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Girthon Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  3. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registration.
  4. [S128] unknown name of person Monument Inscription, unknown repository, unknown repository address; Warren M. Gordon.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1841 Scotland Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.

Alexander Campbell

Person ID #2552, (1840 - Aft 1895)
Last Edited12 Feb 2015
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McKean LineageJane (Janet) McKean3, Alexander McKean2, Samuel McKeand1

Parents

FatherThomas Campbell Jr. (1809 - 1861)
MotherJane (Janet) McKean (1809 - 1894)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

15 May 18400Alexander Campbell was born on 15 May 1840 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Christening

31 May 18400He was christened on 31 May 1840 in Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Death

Jane (Janet) McKean
15 Sep 189454He was the Informant on the Death Registration of Jane (Janet) McKean. Jane died on 15 Sep 1894 at High Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.2
Death

Aft 1895Alexander died aft 1895.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1841 UK Census7 Jun 18411Alexander was enumerated as a member of Thomas Campbell Jr.'s household in the 1841 Scotland Census residing at Front Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Alexander was 1 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean.3
1851 UK Census30 Mar 185110Alexander was enumerated as the son of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Hill Cottage in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Alexander was 10 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean, James Louis Campbell, and Thomas Campbell The household also included Agnes Adams, 22 a servant and Andrew Manson, a grocers apprentice.4
1891 UK Census5 Apr 189150Alexander was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1891 Scotland Census residing at Main Street in Whithorn, Whithorn Parish, Wigtownshire. Alexander was 50 years old.5

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1891Baker, grocer and widower at Whithorn, Whithorn Parish, Wigtownshire, ScotlandG5

Citations

  1. [S109] Old Parochial Registers of Scotland (OPR), General Register Office of Scotland (GRO), 3 West Register Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Hereinafter cited as Girthon Parish, Scotland, OPR.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registration. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1841 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1891 Scotland Census.

Thomas Campbell

Person ID #2553, (1842 - 1913)
Last Edited17 Jan 2015
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McKean LineageJane (Janet) McKean3, Alexander McKean2, Samuel McKeand1

Parents

FatherThomas Campbell Jr. (1809 - 1861)
MotherJane (Janet) McKean (1809 - 1894)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

10 Apr 18420Thomas Campbell was born on 10 Apr 1842 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1,2
Marriage

Anne Miller Patience (Anita) Noble
31 Mar 187532He married Anne Miller Patience (Anita) Noble on 31 Mar 1875 at Saint Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires City, Argentina.3
Note

1880~38In 1880, Thomas Campbell appointed Samuel McKean, master joiner in Gatehouse, as his agent for the property located at 56 High Street, Gatehouse of Fleet of which he was owner. At that time Thomas was an employee of the Great Southern Railway Company in Dolores, Buenos Aires.
Death

31 Jul 191371Thomas died on 31 Jul 1913 in Adrogué, Partido Almirante Brown, Buenos Aires Province, ArgentinaG, at age 71.3

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1851 UK Census30 Mar 18518Thomas was enumerated as the son of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Hill Cottage in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Thomas was 8 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean, Alexander Campbell, and James Louis Campbell The household also included Agnes Adams, 22 a servant and Andrew Manson, a grocers apprentice.4
1861 UK Census7 Apr 186118Thomas was enumerated as the son of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Boreland Cottage (Little Boreland), Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Thomas was 18 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean and James Louis Campbell.2
Census1895~53He was enumerated on the census of 1895 in Partido Almirante Brown, Buenos Aires Province, ArgentinaG.5

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1876Railway employee/inspector at Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires City, ArgentinaG3

Children with: Anne Miller Patience (Anita) Noble (1855 - 1932)

DaughterJane Alice (Alicia) Campbell (1876 - 1947)
SonJames Louis (Luis) (Diego) Campbell (1877 - 1966)
SonThomas (Tomas) Campbell (1879 - 1936)
DaughterMary Leonora (Maria) Campbell (1881 - 1971)
SonAlexander (Alejandro) Campbell (1882 - 1931)
SonHarry Smith (Enrique) Campbell (1884 - 1950)
SonColin Campbell (1886 - 1887)
DaughterAnita Ellen Campbell (1889 - 1974)
SonGeorge Arnold (Arnoldo) Campbell (1891 - 1950)

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, (Girthon Parish OPR). Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1861 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S280] "Judith Lorraine Daft (Judy) Research", 2012, Judith Lorraine Daft (Judy) nee Bridger (Australia), to Warren M. (Sandy) Gordon (Arizona, USA). Hereinafter cited as "Judy Daft Research".
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, Argentina, National Census, 1895, Family Search online database.

Mary Jane Campbell1

Person ID #2555, (ca. 1846 - 1846)
Last Edited23 Dec 2016
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McKean LineageJane (Janet) McKean3, Alexander McKean2, Samuel McKeand1

Parents

FatherThomas Campbell Jr. (1809 - 1861)
MotherJane (Janet) McKean (1809 - 1894)

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Thomas Campbell (1809-1861), wife Jane McKean (1809-1894) Old Girthon Cemetery, Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. Feb 1846Mary Jane Campbell was born ca. Feb 1846 in Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.
Death

5 Aug 1846Mary died on 5 Aug 1846 in Boreland Cottage (Little Boreland), Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2
Burial

Aug 1846She was buried in Aug 1846 in Girthon Old Churchyard at Girthon, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave Monument Inscription in the Old Girthon Cemetery reads:

Erected By Alexander, Thomas & Louis Campbell, In Memory of Their Father, Thomas Campbell, Who Died At Little Borland 29 April 1861, Aged 52 Years.

Mary Jane, Their Sister, Who Died In Infancy.

Also James Louis, Youngest Son, Who Died At Brooklyn USA, April 1883, Aged 37.

Also Jane McKean, Thier Mother Who Died At Gatehouse, 13 September 1894, Aged 94 Years.

Citations

  1. [S128] unknown name of person Monument Inscription, unknown repository, unknown repository address; Warren M. Gordon.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Girthon Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

James Louis Campbell

Person ID #2556, (1844 - 1883)
Last Edited4 Sep 2016
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McKean LineageJane (Janet) McKean3, Alexander McKean2, Samuel McKeand1

Parents

FatherThomas Campbell Jr. (1809 - 1861)
MotherJane (Janet) McKean (1809 - 1894)

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James Louis Campbell, Second Mate Certificate, 1866
James Louis Campbell, Only Mate Certificate, 1867
Thomas Campbell (1809-1861), wife Jane McKean (1809-1894) Old Girthon Cemetery, Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1844~0James Louis Campbell was born in 1844 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Death

Thomas Campbell Jr.
26 Apr 1861~17He was the Informant on the Death Registration of Thomas Campbell Jr.. Thomas died on 26 Apr 1861 at Boreland Cottage (Little Boreland), Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.2
Note

27 Jan 1866~22On 27 January 1866, James received a Certificate of Competency as a Second Mate by The Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade in Liverpool, England.
Note

14 Aug 1867~23On 14 August 1867, James received a Certificate of Competency as an Only Mate by The Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade at Liverpool, England.
Psgr List

12 Oct 1871~27He was found on a passenger list on 12 Oct 1871 in Bristol, City of Bristol, Gloucestershire, EnglandG. He was a crew member aboard the ship Kings County which departed from Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada on 24 Aug 1871. The vessel was constructed in 1871 and was registered in Windsor, Nova Scotia. He was the 2nd Mate.3
Psgr List

28 Oct 1877~33He was found on a passenger list on 28 Oct 1877 in Liverpool, Merseyside, Lancashire, EnglandG. He was a crew member aboard the ship Rhine which departed from Antwerp, Belgium on 28 July 1877. The vessel was constructed in 1874 and was registered in Windsor, Nova Scotia. He was the 1st Mate.3
Death

Apr 1883~39James died in Apr 1883 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United StatesG, at age ~39.
Burial

1883~39He was buried in 1883 in Girthon Old Churchyard, Girthon, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.

The grave Monument Inscription in the Old Girthon Cemetery reads:

Erected By Alexander, Thomas & Louis Campbell, In Memory of Their Father, Thomas Campbell, Who Died At Little Borland 29 April 1861, Aged 52 Years.

Mary Jane, Their Sister, Who Died In Infancy.

Also James Louis, Youngest Son, Who Died At Brooklyn USA, April 1883, Aged 37.

Also Jane McKean, Thier Mother Who Died At Gatehouse, 13 September 1894, Aged 94 Years.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1851 UK Census30 Mar 1851~7James was enumerated as the son of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Hill Cottage in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. James was ~7 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean, Alexander Campbell, and Thomas Campbell The household also included Agnes Adams, 22 a servant and Andrew Manson, a grocers apprentice.4
1861 UK Census7 Apr 1861~17James was enumerated as the son of Thomas Campbell Jr. on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Boreland Cottage (Little Boreland), Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. James was ~17 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane (Janet) McKean and Thomas Campbell.1

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1861Drapers assistant at Gatehouse of Fleet, Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+1
1866Second Mate at Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG
1867Only Mate at Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1861 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registration. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, Canada, Seafarers of the Atlantic Provinces, 1789-1935.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.

Elizabeth McNay (Nay)

Person ID #2557, (1819 - 1893)
Last Edited20 Jan 2018
3rd great-grandaunt of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
McNay LineageDavid James McNae (Nay)1

Parents

FatherDavid James McNae (Nay) (1778 - 1834)
MotherJannet Callie (1778 - Bef 1867)
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Descendants of David James McNay

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Alexander McLellan and Elizabeth Nae, marriage entry, 1837
Elizabeth Nae, christening entry, Kirkmabreck parish OPR, 1819
Elizabeth Nae, death registration, Kirkmabreck parish, 1893

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1819~0Elizabeth McNay (Nay) was born in 1819 at Balhasie in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Christening

22 Jun 1819~0She was christened on 22 Jun 1819 in Old Kirkmabreck Parish Church (in ruins), Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Marriage

Alexander McLellan(d)
4 Apr 1837~18She married Alexander McLellan(d), son of Thomas McLellan and Ann (Annie) Muir, on 4 Apr 1837 at Kirkmabreck Parish Church in Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.2
Death

6 May 1893~74Elizabeth died on 6 May 1893 in Palnure, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age ~74.3
Cause of Death

15 Sep 1894~75She died of old age.3

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1841 UK Census7 Jun 1841~22Elizabeth was enumerated as a member of Alexander McLellan(d)'s household in the 1841 Scotland Census residing at Palnure, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~22 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Janet McLellan and Ann (Annie) McLellan.4
1851 UK Census30 Mar 1851~32Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of Alexander McLellan(d) on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Palnure, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~32 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Janet McLellan, Ann (Annie) McLellan, Margaret McLellan, Euphemia Chesney McLellan, Thomas McLellan, and Alexander McLellan.5
1861 UK Census7 Apr 1861~42Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of Alexander McLellan(d) on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Palnure, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Euphemia Chesney McLellan, Thomas McLellan, Alexander McLellan, Martha McLellan, Elizabeth McLellan, David McLellan, and Mary McLellan.6
1871 UK Census2 Apr 1871~52Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of Alexander McLellan(d) on the 1871 Scotland Census residing at Palnure Bridge, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were David McLellan, Mary McLellan, and John McLellan.7
1881 UK Census3 Apr 1881~62Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of Alexander McLellan(d) on the 1881 Scotland Census residing at Palnure Bridge, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~62 years old.

Also residing in the same household were John McLellan.8
1891 UK Census5 Apr 1891~72Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of Alexander McLellan(d) on the 1891 Scotland Census residing at Palnure Bridge, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Elizabeth was ~72 years old.

Also residing in the same household were John McLellan and Elizabeth McLellan.9

Children with: Alexander McLellan(d) (1817 - 1903)

DaughterJanet McLellan (1837 - 1859)
DaughterAnn (Annie) McLellan (1839 - 1870)
DaughterMargaret McLellan (1842 - )
DaughterEuphemia Chesney McLellan (1845 - 1930)
SonThomas McLellan (1847 - 1903)
SonAlexander McLellan (1849 - 1887)
DaughterMartha McLellan (1851 - 1885)
DaughterElizabeth McLellan (ca. 1854 - )
SonDavid McLellan (1856 - 1939)
DaughterMary McLellan (ca. 1860 - )
SonJohn McLellan (1862 - 1940)

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, OPR, Kirkmabreck Parish. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR.
  3. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registration.
  4. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1841 Scotland Census.
  5. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1851 Scotland Census.
  6. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1861 Scotland Census.
  7. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1871 Scotland Census.
  8. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1881 Scotland Census.
  9. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1891 Scotland Census.

John Yourston Ewart

Person ID #2558, (1858 - 1922)
Last Edited24 Jan 2018
1st cousin 3 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageJanet (Jessie) Gordon4, William Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1
McNay LineageJanet (Jessie) Gordon3, Margaret McNay (Nae)2, David James McNae (Nay)1

Parents

FatherDavid James Ewart (1830 - 1876)
MotherJanet (Jessie) Gordon (1833 - 1863)
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Descendants of Samuel Gordon
Gordon Descendants for Six Generations

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MI-Clifford R Bateman

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

20 Feb 18580John Yourston Ewart was born on 20 Feb 1858 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Immigration

1868~10He immigrated to America in 1868. He came to America with her grandfather, William Gordon when he was 10 years old.2
Marriage

Annie Tyler Bateman
1 Jul 188426He married Annie Tyler Bateman, daughter of Newton Bateman MD and Anna (Annie) Newell Tyler, on 1 Jul 1884, Knox County, Illinois, United States. (Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900, Vol F, Page 106, License 7114.)
Biography

John and his sister Margaret were brought to America about 1866 by their grandfather, William Gordon, after the death of their mother Jessie Gordon Ewart in 1863. William died in 1869 and the children lived with his wife Grace Kirk as shown in the 1870 census. Grace then remarried and the children went to live with John and Margaret Gordon McDowell (their aunt). In the 1880 census they are listed as the nephew and niece of John and Margaret.
Death

7 Dec 192264John died on 7 Dec 1922 in El Paso County, Colorado, United StatesG, at age 64.
Burial

Dec 192264He was buried in Dec 1922 in Hope Cemetery at Galesburg, Knox, Illinois.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1861 UK Census7 Apr 18613John was enumerated as the son of David James Ewart on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at High Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. John was 3 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Janet (Jessie) Gordon, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, and Jane McNay.
Census18708 Aug 187012John was enumerated as a member of Grace's household on the 1870 United States Census residing at Altona in Walnut Grove Township, Knox, Illinois. John was 12 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart.3
Census1880Jun 188022John was enumerated as the nephew of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. John was 22 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.4
Census190010 Jun 190042John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1900 United States Census in Newton Township, Harvey, Kansas. John was 42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Annie Tyler Bateman, Clifford Bateman Ewart, and Jessie Gordon Ewart.5
Census191023 Apr 191052John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1910 United States Census in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado. John was 52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Annie Tyler Bateman and Jessie Gordon Ewart.2
Census19203 Jan 192061John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1920 United States Census in Precinct 62, El Paso, Colorado. John was 61 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Annie Tyler Bateman.6

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
17 Apr 1887Ordained a Prebyterian minister at Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United StatesG
1920Clergyman at El Paso County, Colorado, United StatesG6

Children with: Annie Tyler Bateman (1861 - 1938)

SonClifford Bateman Ewart (1887 - 1977)
DaughterJessie Gordon Ewart (1894 - 1979)

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Birth Records. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1910 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.

Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart

Person ID #2559, (1860 - 1937)
Last Edited4 Sep 2016
1st cousin 3 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageJanet (Jessie) Gordon4, William Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1
McNay LineageJanet (Jessie) Gordon3, Margaret McNay (Nae)2, David James McNae (Nay)1

Parents

FatherDavid James Ewart (1830 - 1876)
MotherJanet (Jessie) Gordon (1833 - 1863)
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Descendants of Samuel Gordon
Gordon Descendants for Six Generations

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Lewellyn A. Emery and wife Margaret E. Gordon Ewart, Buried in the Prairie Repose Cemetery, Amboy, Illinois
Margaret Elizabeth Gordon (1860-1937). Buried in the Prairie Repose Cemetery, Oneida, Illinois
Lewellyn A. Emery and Maggie Ewart, marriage license, 1884
Lewellyn A. Emery and Maggie Ewart, marriage license, 1884

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

7 Nov 18600Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart was born on 7 Nov 1860 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Immigration

1868~8She immigrated to America in 1868. She came to America with her grandfather, William Gordon when she was 8 years old.
Naturalization

1880~20She was naturalized in 1880 in Illinois, United StatesG.2
Marriage

Lewellyn A. Emery
9 Apr 188423She married Lewellyn A. Emery, son of John M. Emery and Sarah Potter, on 9 Apr 1884 in Galva, Henry, Illinois, United States. The marriage was performed by C.C. Harrah, Minister of the Gospel and witnessed by Gilbert Emery and Cora McDowell.3
Death

9 May 193776Margaret died on 9 May 1937 in Oneida, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG, at age 76.4
Burial

May 193776She was buried in May 1937 in Praire Repose Cemetery at Oneida, Knox, Illinois.

Find A Grave Memorial Link.4

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1861 UK Census7 Apr 18610Margaret was enumerated as the daughter of David James Ewart on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at High Street in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Margaret was 0 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Janet (Jessie) Gordon, John Yourston Ewart, and Jane McNay.
Census18708 Aug 18709She was listed as a member of Grace's household in the 1870 U.S. Census taken 8 Aug 1870 in Altona, Walnut Grove Township, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG+.5
Census1880Jun 188019Margaret was enumerated as the niece of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Margaret was 19 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.6
Census19001 Jun 190039Margaret was enumerated as the wife of Lewellyn A. Emery on the 1900 United States Census in Amboy, Lee, Illinois. Margaret was 39 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mabel Emery, Ray Gordon Emery, Earl Ewart Emery, and Cecil Leroy Emery.7
Census191025 Apr 191049Margaret was enumerated as the wife of Lewellyn A. Emery on the 1910 United States Census in Amboy, Lee, Illinois. Margaret was 49 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Ray Gordon Emery, Earl Ewart Emery, Cecil Leroy Emery, and John M. Emery.8
Census19202 Jan 192059Margaret was enumerated as the wife of Lewellyn A. Emery on the 1920 United States Census in Amboy, Lee, Illinois. Margaret was 59 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Cecil Leroy Emery and Frances E. Magnuson.2
Census19307 Apr 193069Margaret was enumerated as the wife of Lewellyn A. Emery on the 1930 United States Census in Amboy, Lee, Illinois. Margaret was 69 years old.9

Children with: Lewellyn A. Emery (1856 - 1931)

DaughterMabel Emery (1885 - )
SonRay Gordon Emery (1888 - 1938)
SonEarl Ewart Emery (1895 - 1919)
SonCecil Leroy Emery (1897 - 1992)

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Birth Records. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S201] Henry County, IL Marriage Records, Volume 1, Page 165, License 1749, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Henry Co, IL Marriage Records.
  4. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 71237401. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.
  7. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  8. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.
  9. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Grace Kirk

Person ID #2560, (ca. 1835 - )
Last Edited5 May 2017

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1835Grace Kirk was born ca. 1835 in ScotlandG.1
Marriage

William Gordon
13 Nov 1868She married William Gordon, son of James Gordon and Henrietta McConchie, on 13 Nov 1868 at Altona in Walnut Grove Township, Knox, Illinois, United States.2
Marriage

George D. MacIntosh
5 Sep 1871She married George D. MacIntosh on 5 Sep 1871, Knox County, Illinois, United States.3
Death

Grace died.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census18708 Aug 1870Grace was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1870 United States Census residing at Altona in Walnut Grove Township, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart and John Yourston Ewart.1
Census188018 Jun 1880Grace was enumerated as the wife of George D. MacIntosh on the 1880 United States Census in Ontario, Knox, Illinois.4

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1870 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S195] Knox County Illinois Marriage Records, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Knox County Illinois Marriage Records.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.

Annie Tyler Bateman

Person ID #2561, (1861 - 1938)
Last Edited24 Jan 2018

Parents

FatherNewton Bateman MD (1822 - 1897)
MotherAnna (Annie) Newell Tyler (1828 - 1878)

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MI-Clifford R Bateman
Annie Bateman Ewart, obituary, 1938

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

21 Aug 18610Annie Tyler Bateman was born on 21 Aug 1861 in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

John Yourston Ewart
1 Jul 188422She married John Yourston Ewart, son of David James Ewart and Janet (Jessie) Gordon, on 1 Jul 1884, Knox County, Illinois, United States. (Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900, Vol F, Page 106, License 7114.)
Death

7 Feb 193876Annie died on 7 Feb 1938 in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United StatesG, at age 76.
Burial

Feb 193876She was buried in Feb 1938 in Hope Cemetery at Galesburg, Knox, Illinois.

Find A Grave Memorial ID 143340519.1

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census187013 Jul 18708She was listed as a member of Newton's household in the 1870 U.S. Census taken 13 Jul 1870 in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United StatesG.2
Census18808 Jun 188018Annie was enumerated as the daughter of Newton Bateman MD on the 1880 United States Census in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois. Annie was 18 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Professor Clifford Rush Bateman, Sadie Bateman, and Elizabeth (Bessie) Newell Bateman.3
Census190010 Jun 190038Annie was enumerated as the wife of John Yourston Ewart on the 1900 United States Census in Newton Township, Harvey, Kansas. Annie was 38 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Clifford Bateman Ewart and Jessie Gordon Ewart.4
Census191023 Apr 191048Annie was enumerated as the wife of John Yourston Ewart on the 1910 United States Census in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado. Annie was 48 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jessie Gordon Ewart.5
Census19203 Jan 192058Annie was enumerated as the wife of John Yourston Ewart on the 1920 United States Census in Precinct 62, El Paso, Colorado. Annie was 58 years old.6
Census19304 Apr 193068Annie was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1930 United States Census in Precinct 67, El Paso, Colorado. Annie was 68 years old.7

Children with: John Yourston Ewart (1858 - 1922)

SonClifford Bateman Ewart (1887 - 1977)
DaughterJessie Gordon Ewart (1894 - 1979)

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 143340519. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1870 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.
  7. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Jean Gordon

Person ID #2563, (1845 - )
Last Edited21 Feb 2016
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageAlexander Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherAlexander Gordon (1823 - 1852)
MotherAnn Smith (ca. 1821 - )
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Jean and Agnes Gordon, christening entry, Kirkmabreck parish OPR, 1845
Jean and Agnes Gordon, twins, christening, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR, Scotland, 1845

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
BirthIlleg

27 Jul 18450Jean Gordon was born illegitimate on 27 Jul 1845 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Christening

13 Oct 18450She was christened on 13 Oct 1845 in Kirkmabreck Parish Church, Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Death

Jean died.

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

Agnes Gordon

Person ID #2564, (1845 - )
Last Edited21 Feb 2016
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageAlexander Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherAlexander Gordon (1823 - 1852)
MotherAnn Smith (ca. 1821 - )
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Jean and Agnes Gordon, christening entry, Kirkmabreck parish OPR, 1845
Jean and Agnes Gordon, twins, christening, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR, Scotland, 1845

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
BirthIlleg

27 Jul 18450Agnes Gordon was born illegitimate on 27 Jul 1845 in Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Christening

13 Oct 18450She was christened on 13 Oct 1845 in Kirkmabreck Parish Church, Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Death

Agnes died.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1851 UK Census30 Mar 18515Agnes was enumerated as the granddaughter of William Smith on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Agnes was 5 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Peter Smith, Grace Smith, Hugh Smith, William Gordon, and Hugh Smith.2
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
1861 UK Census7 Apr 186115Agnes was enumerated as the granddaughter of William Smith on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Daltammie Farm, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. Agnes was 15 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Grace Smith, William Gordon, Hugh Smith, and John Smith (Parkhill).3

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1861 Scotland Census.

Grace Smith

Person ID #2565, (ca. 1822 - 1894)
Last Edited15 Nov 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Smith (ca. 1784 - 1869)
MotherJane Lamond (ca. 1791 - Bef 1869)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1822Grace Smith was born ca. 1822 in Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.
Death

12 Jan 1894Grace died on 12 Jan 1894 in Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
Cause of Death

12 Jan 1894She died of paralysis.1
Note

12 Jan 1894Her death certificate stated that she was a farm worker, single and 72 years old. Her parents were William Smith, Labourer (Deceased) and Jane Lamond (Deceased). She died of paralysis for 2 years 10 days. The informant was John Smith, her son from Creetown.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1841 UK Census7 Jun 1841Grace was enumerated as a member of William Smith's household in the 1841 Scotland Census residing at Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Ann Smith, Peter Smith, Hugh Smith, and Margaret Hannah Smith.2
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
1851 UK Census30 Mar 1851Grace was enumerated as the daughter of William Smith on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Peter Smith, Hugh Smith, William Gordon, Agnes Gordon, and Hugh Smith.3
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
1861 UK Census7 Apr 1861Grace was enumerated as the daughter of William Smith on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Daltammie Farm, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, William Gordon, Agnes Gordon, Hugh Smith, and John Smith (Parkhill).4
1871 UK Census2 Apr 1871Grace was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1871 Scotland Census residing at Mines Village in Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were John Smith (Parkhill) and Peter Smith Grace's occupation was listed as Out Door Worker, while her sons were shown as Scholars.
1881 UK Census3 Apr 1881Grace was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1881 Scotland Census residing at 5 Silver Street in Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were Peter Smith.
1891 UK Census5 Apr 1891Grace was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1891 Scotland Census residing at Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

Also residing in the same household were Peter Smith.5
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1861Field labourer at Daltammie Farm, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG6
1881Lead washer at Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG7

Children with 1: David Gordon (1827 - 1896)

SonWilliam Gordon (1845 - )

Children with 2:

SonHugh Smith (ca. 1850 - )
SonPeter Smith (1862 - )

Children with 3: John Parkhill (ca. 1836 - 1908)

SonJohn Smith (Parkhill) (1859 - )

Citations

  1. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registration. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1841 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1861 Scotland Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1891 Scotland Census.
  6. [S206] General Register Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1861 Scotland Census.
  7. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1881 Scotland Census.

William Gordon

Person ID #2566, (1845 - )
Last Edited1 Jul 2016
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageDavid Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherDavid Gordon (1827 - 1896)
MotherGrace Smith (ca. 1822 - 1894)
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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
BirthIlleg

24 Nov 18450William Gordon was born illegitimate on 24 Nov 1845 in Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
Christening

2 Mar 18460He was christened on 2 Mar 1846 in Kirkmabreck Parish Church, Creetown, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+. OPR for Kirkmabreck Parish reads: Gordon, William - Illigitimate son of David Gordon, Claughried, and Grace Smith, Blackcraig Minnigaff - Born 24th Nov, Baptised 2nd March (1846).1
Death

William died.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
1851 UK Census30 Mar 18515William was enumerated as the grandson of William Smith on the 1851 Scotland Census residing at Blackcraig, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. William was 5 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Peter Smith, Grace Smith, Hugh Smith, Agnes Gordon, and Hugh Smith.2
Cottage at Blackcriag - 19th Century
Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
1861 UK Census7 Apr 186115William was enumerated as the grandson of William Smith on the 1861 Scotland Census residing at Daltammie Farm, Minnigaff Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire. William was 15 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Jane Lamond, Grace Smith, Agnes Gordon, Hugh Smith, and John Smith (Parkhill).3

Citations

  1. [S108] Old Parochial Registers of Scotland (OPR), General Register Office of Scotland (GRO), 3 West Register Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Hereinafter cited as Kirkmabreck Parish, Scotland OPR.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1861 Scotland Census.

John McDowell Jr.1

Person ID #2567, (1816 - Aft 1884)
Last Edited19 Feb 2017

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell (1783 - 1867)
MotherAnna Livingston (ca. 1776 - 1824)

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John McDowell
John McDowell Biography Born 1
Dining Room of John & Margaret (Gordon) McDowell's home
Knox County, Illinois
John McDowell Jr.
(1816- ca 1884)

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

26 Oct 18160John McDowell Jr. was born on 26 Oct 1816 in Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.
Immigration

26 Jul 183922He immigrated to United States on 26 Jul 1839.
Marriage

Margaret Gordon
27 Apr 184326He married Margaret Gordon, daughter of James Gordon and Jean (Jane) Heron, on 27 Apr 1843 at Claughreid, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland. A marriage announcement in the Wigtown Free Press on 11 May 1843 read:

At Claughread, parish of Kirkmabreck, on the 27th ult. by the Rev. Mr. Muir, Mr. John M'Dowall, to Margaret Gordon, only daughter of Mr. James Gordon, farmer there.

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Death

Aft 1884John died aft 1884 in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.
Burial

He was buried in Scotch Cemetery (John Knox Cemetery) at VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.
Biography

John came to America July 26, 1839, but temporarily returned to Scotland in 1843 to marry Margaret Gordon. Returning to America, they were six days in going by wagon from Chicago to Copley Twp. where they settled on 80 acres in Section 16, later holding a total of about 700 acres. He was a town supervisor, school trustee, justice of the peace, and trustee of the Presbyterian church.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census18504 Dec 185034John was listed on the 1850 U.S. census taken 4 Dec 1850 in Township 12 N 3 E, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.3
Census186018 Jun 186043John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1860 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. John was 43 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, Margaret McDowell, James G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, and Fredrick Robert McDowell.4
Census187015 Jul 187053John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1870 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. John was 53 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, James G. McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, and Cora S. W. McDowell.5
Census1880Jun 188063John was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. John was 63 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.6

Children with: Margaret Gordon (1820 - 1881)

DaughterAmelia G. McDowell (ca. 1843 - 1878)
SonJohn W. McDowell (1847 - 1878)
DaughterMargaret McDowell (ca. 1848 - )
DaughterJannett Gordon McDowell (1848 - 1919)
SonJames G. McDowell (1852 - 1936)
DaughterIsabella (Bell) McDowell (1853 - 1929)
SonDeWitt David McDowell (1855 - 1894)
SonWilliam H. McDowell (1856 - 1905)
SonPeter A. McDowell (1858 - 1929)
SonFredrick Robert McDowell (1860 - )
DaughterCora S. W. McDowell (1865 - 1905)

Citations

  1. [S76] John McCornack, The Andrew McCornack Family of Knox County Illinois (unknown publisher address: Sherwin/Dodge, Second Edition, 1984). Hereinafter cited as The Andrew McCornack Family.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Kirkmabreck Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1850 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1860 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.

Amelia G. McDowell

Person ID #2568, (ca. 1843 - 1878)
Last Edited8 Jun 2015
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageMargaret Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell Jr. (1816 - Aft 1884)
MotherMargaret Gordon (1820 - 1881)
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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1843Amelia G. McDowell was born ca. 1843 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.1
Death

11 Feb 1878Amelia died on 11 Feb 1878 in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.2
Burial

She was buried in Scotch Cemetery (John Knox Cemetery) at VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census18504 Dec 1850They was listed as a household member of John's household in the 1850 U.S. Census taken 4 Dec 1850 in Township 12 N 3 E, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.3
Census186018 Jun 1860Amelia was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1860 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, Margaret McDowell, James G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, and Fredrick Robert McDowell.4
Census187015 Jul 1870She was listed as a member of John's household in the 1870 U.S. Census taken 15 Jul 1870 in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG.5
Census1880Jun 1880Amelia was enumerated as the daughter of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1880 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 5530312. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1850 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1860 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.

DeWitt David McDowell

Person ID #2569, (1855 - 1894)
Last Edited8 Jun 2015
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageMargaret Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell Jr. (1816 - Aft 1884)
MotherMargaret Gordon (1820 - 1881)
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DeWitt D. McDowell (1855-1894). John Knox Cemetery, Copley, Knox Co, Illinois

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

17 Oct 18550DeWitt David McDowell was born on 17 Oct 1855 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.1
Death

6 Aug 189438DeWitt died on 6 Aug 1894 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG, at age 38.1
Burial

Aug 189438He was buried in Aug 1894 in Scotch Cemetery (John Knox Cemetery) at VictoriaTownship, Knox, Illinois.

Find A Grave Memorial Link.1

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census186018 Jun 18604DeWitt was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1860 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. DeWitt was 4 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, Margaret McDowell, James G. McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, and Fredrick Robert McDowell.2
Census187015 Jul 187014DeWitt was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1870 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. DeWitt was 14 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, James G. McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, and Cora S. W. McDowell.3
Census1880Jun 188024DeWitt was enumerated as the son of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. DeWitt was 24 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, William H. McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.4

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1890Farmer at Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 5530333. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1860 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.

William H. McDowell

Person ID #2570, (1856 - 1905)
Last Edited31 Oct 2014
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageMargaret Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell Jr. (1816 - Aft 1884)
MotherMargaret Gordon (1820 - 1881)
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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

28 Nov 18560William H. McDowell was born on 28 Nov 1856 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG.1
Death

28 Feb 190548William died on 28 Feb 1905 at age 48.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census186018 Jun 18603William was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1860 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. William was 3 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, Margaret McDowell, James G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, and Fredrick Robert McDowell.2
Census187015 Jul 187013William was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1870 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. William was 13 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, James G. McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, and Cora S. W. McDowell.3
Census1880Jun 188023William was enumerated as the son of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. William was 23 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Peter A. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.1

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1880Farmer at Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1880 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1860 US Census.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.

Peter A. McDowell

Person ID #2571, (1858 - 1929)
Last Edited8 Jun 2015
1st cousin 4 times removed of Warren McKean (Sandy) Gordon III (17 Jun 1947 - )
Gordon LineageMargaret Gordon3, James Gordon2, Samuel Gordon1

Parents

FatherJohn McDowell Jr. (1816 - Aft 1884)
MotherMargaret Gordon (1820 - 1881)
Included in the following Charts:Descendants of Samuel Gordon

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Feb 1858~0Peter A. McDowell was born in Feb 1858 in Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

Amelia Gehring
14 Jan 188223He married Amelia Gehring on 14 Jan 1882, Knox County, Illinois, United States.
Death

1929~71Peter died in 1929 in Knox County, Illinois, United StatesG, at age ~71.
Burial

1929~71He was buried in 1929 in Oneida Cemetery at Oneida, Knox, Illinois.

Find A Grave Memorial Link.1

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census186018 Jun 18602Peter was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1860 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 2 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, Margaret McDowell, James G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, William H. McDowell, and Fredrick Robert McDowell.2
Census187015 Jul 187012Peter was enumerated as a member of John's household on the 1870 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 12 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, John W. McDowell, Jannett Gordon McDowell, James G. McDowell, Isabella (Bell) McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, and Cora S. W. McDowell.3
Census1880Jun 188022Peter was enumerated as the son of John McDowell Jr. on the 1880 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 22 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Margaret Gordon, Amelia G. McDowell, DeWitt David McDowell, William H. McDowell, Fredrick Robert McDowell, Cora S. W. McDowell, John Yourston Ewart, Margaret Elisabeth Gordon Ewart, John Miller McKie, and Jannett Gordon McDowell.4
Census19009 Jun 190042Peter was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1900 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Amelia Gehring, Kirk McDowell, Hazel H. McDowell, and Gertrude A. McDowell.5
Census19104 May 191052Peter was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1910 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Amelia Gehring and Gertrude A. McDowell.6
Census192012 Jan 192061Peter was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1920 United States Census in Copley Township, Knox, Illinois. Peter was 61 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Amelia Gehring.7

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1900Farmer at Copley Township, Knox, Illinois, United StatesG5

Children with: Amelia Gehring (1861 - 1956)

SonKirk McDowell (1882 - 1971)
DaughterHazel H. McDowell (1887 - )
DaughterGertrude A. McDowell (1891 - )

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 5771577. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1860 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.
  7. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.

John Campbell

Person ID #2572, (ca. 1740 - 1799)
Last Edited22 Jul 2016

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1740John Campbell was born ca. 1740.1
Marriage

Nicolas McConchie
29 Apr 1773He married Nicolas McConchie on 29 Apr 1773, Borgue Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.2
Death

10 Sep 1799John died on 10 Sep 1799 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Burial

Sep 1799He was buried in Sep 1799 in Anwoth Parish Old Churchyard, Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave monument inscription reads:

Sacred to the memory of John Campbell, late in Gatehouse who departed this life X September MDCCXCIX (1799) aged LIX (59) years of Nicholas McConchie his wife who died II June MDCCCXXIII (1823) aged LXXIX (79) years.


And of their children:
Janet who died XXVIII September MDCCLXXXII (1782) aged II (2) years.
William who died XXV August MDCCCIV (1804) aged XXVI (26) years.
Margaret who died XXIV January MDCCCXXXII (1832) aged XLIX (49) years.
Thomas Campbell, Grocer, Gatehouse who died IX October MDCCCXLII (1842) aged LXVIII (68) years.

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Children with: Nicolas McConchie (ca. 1744 - 1823)

SonThomas Campbell (ca. 1773 - 1842)
SonWilliam Campbell (ca. 1778 - 1804)
DaughterJanet Campbell (ca. 1780 - 1782)
DaughterMargaret Campbell (ca. 1783 - 1832)

Citations

  1. [S101] Alison Mitchell, editor, Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions: The Stewart of Kirkcudbright, (Six Volumes) (Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish Genealogy Society, 1990), Volume One, page 3, marker 54. Hereinafter cited as Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Borgue Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

Nicolas McConchie

Person ID #2573, (ca. 1744 - 1823)
Last Edited6 Jan 2017

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1744Nicolas McConchie was born ca. 1744.1
Marriage

John Campbell
29 Apr 1773She married John Campbell on 29 Apr 1773, Borgue Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.2
Death

2 Jun 1823Nicolas died on 2 Jun 1823 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Burial

Jun 1823She was buried in Jun 1823 in Anwoth Parish Old Churchyard, Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave monument inscription reads:

Sacred to the memory of John Campbell, late in Gatehouse who departed this life X September MDCCXCIX (1799) aged LIX (59) years of Nicholas McConchie his wife who died II June MDCCCXXIII (1823) aged LXXIX (79) years.


And of their children:
Janet who died XXVIII September MDCCLXXXII (1782) aged II (2) years.
William who died XXV August MDCCCIV (1804) aged XXVI (26) years.
Margaret who died XXIV January MDCCCXXXII (1832) aged XLIX (49) years.
Thomas Campbell, Grocer, Gatehouse who died IX October MDCCCXLII (1842) aged LXVIII (68) years.

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Children with: John Campbell (ca. 1740 - 1799)

SonThomas Campbell (ca. 1773 - 1842)
SonWilliam Campbell (ca. 1778 - 1804)
DaughterJanet Campbell (ca. 1780 - 1782)
DaughterMargaret Campbell (ca. 1783 - 1832)

Citations

  1. [S101] Alison Mitchell, editor, Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions: The Stewart of Kirkcudbright, (Six Volumes) (Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish Genealogy Society, 1990), Volume One, page 3, marker 54. Hereinafter cited as Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions.
  2. [S206] General Register Office for Scotland (GRO), Scotlands People Website, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Borgue Parish OPR. Hereinafter cited as General Register Office.

Janet Campbell

Person ID #2574, (ca. 1780 - 1782)
Last Edited15 Mar 2015

Parents

FatherJohn Campbell (ca. 1740 - 1799)
MotherNicolas McConchie (ca. 1744 - 1823)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1780Janet Campbell was born ca. 1780 in ScotlandG.1
Death

27 Sep 1782Janet died on 27 Sep 1782 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Burial

Sep 1782She was buried in Sep 1782 in Anwoth Parish Old Churchyard, Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave monument inscription reads:

Sacred to the memory of John Campbell, late in Gatehouse who departed this life X September MDCCXCIX (1799) aged LIX (59) years of Nicholas McConchie his wife who died II June MDCCCXXIII (1823) aged LXXIX (79) years.


And of their children:
Janet who died XXVIII September MDCCLXXXII (1782) aged II (2) years.
William who died XXV August MDCCCIV (1804) aged XXVI (26) years.
Margaret who died XXIV January MDCCCXXXII (1832) aged XLIX (49) years.
Thomas Campbell, Grocer, Gatehouse who died IX October MDCCCXLII (1842) aged LXVIII (68) years.

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Citations

  1. [S101] Alison Mitchell, editor, Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions: The Stewart of Kirkcudbright, (Six Volumes) (Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish Genealogy Society, 1990), Volume One, page 3, marker 54. Hereinafter cited as Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions.

William Campbell

Person ID #2575, (ca. 1778 - 1804)
Last Edited15 Mar 2015

Parents

FatherJohn Campbell (ca. 1740 - 1799)
MotherNicolas McConchie (ca. 1744 - 1823)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1778William Campbell was born ca. 1778 in ScotlandG.1
Death

25 Aug 1804William died on 25 Aug 1804 in Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG+.1
Burial

Aug 1804He was buried in Aug 1804 in Anwoth Parish Old Churchyard, Anwoth Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire.

The grave monument inscription reads:

Sacred to the memory of John Campbell, late in Gatehouse who departed this life X September MDCCXCIX (1799) aged LIX (59) years of Nicholas McConchie his wife who died II June MDCCCXXIII (1823) aged LXXIX (79) years.


And of their children:
Janet who died XXVIII September MDCCLXXXII (1782) aged II (2) years.
William who died XXV August MDCCCIV (1804) aged XXVI (26) years.
Margaret who died XXIV January MDCCCXXXII (1832) aged XLIX (49) years.
Thomas Campbell, Grocer, Gatehouse who died IX October MDCCCXLII (1842) aged LXVIII (68) years.

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Citations

  1. [S101] Alison Mitchell, editor, Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions: The Stewart of Kirkcudbright, (Six Volumes) (Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish Genealogy Society, 1990), Volume One, page 3, marker 54. Hereinafter cited as Pre 1855 Gravestone Inscriptions.
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