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  1. Question Frederick Hope Pattison STIRLING and Frederick Hope PATTISON of Mountblow

    My grandfather, Frederick Hope Pattison STIRLING was named after Lieutenant Frederick Hope PATTISON, a veteran of Waterloo and Quatre Bras. The veteran lived the later part of his life in the ‘old’ DUNN house called Mountblow near Old Kilpatrick and wrote his recollections of the battle of...

    Started by ianmal‎, 26-12-2004 9:44 PM
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  2. Unhappy Mary Shirret Bruce

    Hi, I'm trying to find an ancestor of mine named Mary Shirret Bruce, b. 22 Feb 1896 in Partick, Glasgow . She was my grandmother's sister. She appears on the 1901 census with her family living in New Kilpatrick, aged 5. Her parents were William Bruce, a master stone mason, & Abigail Jane...

    Started by darylr‎, 06-02-2010 3:35 PM
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    02-11-2010, 6:13 PM Go to last post
  3. Post HART and STIRLING from Old & New Kilpatrick

    My 3rd Great Grandparents were Walter HART and Marion McGREGOR who married circa August 1804 in either Old or New Kilpatrick (there is an IGI entry for both locations). Walter’s parents may have been Alexander HART and Rebeccah KERR m 17 March 1779 in Glasgow. They had a son, Walter, b1784 Old...

    Started by ianmal‎, 26-12-2004 9:41 PM
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  4. William James Melvin, Dumbarton to Ontario

    Seeking information on the parents of William James Melvin who was born in 1890 in Dumbarton. He died in Niagara Falls, Ontario in 1939. Exact date of entry into Canada not known, but, generally assumed he was there by the come in during the 1920s. He had a brother George who was born in 1892 who...

    Started by Inez Reed‎, 06-02-2010 5:09 PM
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  5. Walter McFarlane Scotland to NB, Canada

    My earliest McFarlane ancestor was a Walter McFarlane b. abt 1753, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland. First wife Elizabeth marrying prior to enlistment with the 74th Argyll Highland Regiment. He mustered out at St. Andrews, NB in the 1780s. Would anyone have any reference to this individual? ...

    Started by Inez Reed‎, 30-12-2008 1:05 AM
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  6. Cumming-Roseneath, Dunbartonshire

    I have a curly problem in that I have traced back to a Walter Cumming, Roseneath, born about 1665, who had a son Patrick in about 1696. He married Mary McFarlane and they had a son Patrick in 1731. Patrick jnr married Janet Crawford and they had at least 10 children. I have record of Thomas...

    Started by heybarty‎, 22-04-2008 3:40 AM
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    25-10-2008, 9:27 AM Go to last post

    I Have tried and tried to upload a photo of this house, but for some reason ! It will not go - every time I am, told too big - If it was any smaller you would not see it ! |help| However. It is a house that according to my Mother's Photo album is where she WAS BORN, and called "EDERSLEA".... and...

    Started by robbiej‎, 25-02-2008 9:20 AM
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  8. Question Kirkintilloch...

    Looking for any Mullaney's, from Kirkintilloch Dunbartonshire, that have descendents from Co Sligo, Ireland. My gt grandfather was James Mullaney b. c1875 Enniscrone Sligo. He had 5 brothers, Henry, Anthony, Patrick...? and a sister Mary.He married Margaret Murdoch (from Kilsyth) and settled in...

    Started by Paula‎, 03-05-2005 8:57 AM
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    28-05-2008, 9:10 AM Go to last post
  9. Clark Port Glasgow

    I am looking for more info on Alexander Clark, born 1810, Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire.He married Agnus Watson of Glenfallock, in 1815. They migrated to New Zealand in 1856 with their seven children.Alexander has not been further researched. I would like to know if any one has info on this family in...

    Started by rguise‎, 25-05-2008 1:09 AM
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  10. Diego James Finlayson of Dunbar

    I am looking for the descendants of Diego James Finlayson born around 1740's to 1750's. His son married a Miss Mary Smith of London in 1837.

    Started by henshbros@gibte‎, 01-03-2008 11:13 PM
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    02-03-2008, 11:32 AM Go to last post

    Anyone out there in the Dumbarton area-I have just found relatives for the early 1800's :)

    Started by Nicos‎, 09-02-2008 4:42 PM
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    11-02-2008, 5:20 PM Go to last post

    Can anyone give me any information about an ebony Riding Crop I have belonging to my Grand Father. I have his date of birth... as 1862. Married 1893, and possible death as 1903. The Crop is 26 inches long with silver tip at the end and at the top has an engraving saying 'PRESENTED BY A FEW...

    Started by robbiej‎, 05-02-2008 12:30 PM
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  13. Family of Elizabetj/Elisabeth ANDERSON

    seeking any information for Elizabeth ANDERSON b. 15 Feb1771 christened 17 Feb 1771 at Old Kilpatrick, Dunbardon,Scotland d/o JAMES ANDERSON amd his wife, Janet Is there a marriage for Elizabeth? were there other siblings in the household?

    Started by Florence Patterson‎, 19-10-2007 5:33 PM
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  14. Strang/Finlay, Cumbernauld

    Archibald Strang married Jean Finlay in Cumbernauld; they had several children between 1804-1825 - Jean, Janet, Elizabeth, Isobel, Mary, Margaret, Anne, Agnes (I have birth records). Archibald died some time before 1841. I have Jean, Mary and Agnes on the 1841 census. Looking for any...

    Started by JanGlaschu‎, 25-07-2007 2:38 PM
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  15. Horn family, Cumbernauld

    John Horn of Cumbernauld m. Helen Grahame of Kilsyth on 20 July 1705. Their son John married Janet Jarvey, and they had several children, including a son Robert chr 3 Sept 1738. I'd like to be certain that this Robert is the same Robert who married Helen Ireland or Freeland; I haven't been able...

    Started by JanGlaschu‎, 25-07-2007 2:19 PM
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  16. Question Black Quarry Church. Does it exist?

    Death certificate for George Buchanan(in Australia) states he was married to Margaret McFarlane in 1832 in Black Quarry Church near Glasgow. However I do have another reference that says they were married in Kilmaronock!! Can someone please tell me if there is such a church/place? Thanks Chezw...

    Started by Chezw‎, 29-12-2006 9:45 AM
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  17. Margaret Ramsay McFarlan/McFarlane

    I am trying to find the parents of Margaret Ramsay McFarlane, born 1811 in I think Kilmaronock. She married George Buchanan in 1832 (IGI lists as Kilmaronock) Her death certificate in Australia says her parents were George McFarlan and Margaret Ramsay- can't find them at all!!!! George and...

    Started by Chezw‎, 29-12-2006 9:57 AM
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  18. Marion Watson Tulloch

    Hi there every one I am trying to trace the scottish side of my family I have gone back to abt1788 but i have not found any siblings could anyone help or point me in the right direction, the basic info I have is Marion Watson Tulloch Born Dec 6 1893 in Aberlady her parents William Tulloch...

    Started by pajero‎, 30-08-2006 10:38 PM
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  19. McMillans - Dunbartonshire circa 1840s and 50s

    Hi, first post here so please be gentle if I make any outrageous faux-pas'. I wonder if some kind person might be able to help me. I'm trying to find some details about the family of my great-grandmother, Margaret McMillan, whom I know was born in around 1844 (from various censuses when she...

    Started by keith t‎, 16-08-2006 1:56 PM
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  20. Question margaret tagg

    Trying to find a marriage or death info for Margaret Tagg b: 3 Dec 1815 Bonhill Parish, Alexandria, Dunbartonshire to James Tagg and Jean Buchanon. She had 3 brothers, one died young, and I have the info on the two that survived - just missing info on Margaret... Debbie |help|

    Started by DebbieAnn‎, 30-10-2005 1:45 AM
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