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red mail Douglass - (Auchencrow - Berwickshire)
Family research on William Douglass, born 1797. married Alison Purves 1820 in Coldingham. Last known location before leaving for Canada in 1851 was Auchencrow Mains. His oldest son, James and his wife Sophia Rae also immigrated with their children to Canada at the same time. Looking for their family histories. (ie. parents, grandparents, etc.).
Bell - (Auchencrow - Berwickshire)
Would like to hear from anyone researching the bells especially Thomas Bell who moved to Earlston and died there circa 1980.
red mail Fairbairn from Birgham - (Birgham - Berwickshire)
Searching for information concerning James Fairbairn (b. 1786) and spouse Helen Goodfellow (married about 1812) emigrated to Canada, between 1833 1nd 1844
sanson-dickison - (Cockburnspath - Berwickshire)
Thomas Sanson married to Margaret Dickison living Birnieknowes 1800`s
red mail Russell - (Cockburnspath - Berwickshire)
Trying to find information about Alison Russell who married John Rutherford in 1836. Cannot find any info on her.
red mail RICHARDSON - (Cockburnspath - Berwickshire)
WILLIAM RICHARDSON Born 1796/7 in Cockburnspath and married to Elizabeth. In 1851 census William was a farm servant at MARYGOLD, Berwickshire.. Does anyone have any information on William please? Does Marygold still exist - is it a farm or a village area? Many thanks for any help.
Blackie or Blaikie Thorburn, - (Cockburnspath - Berwickshire)
I have some information regarding BLACKIES and THorburns in Coldingham but also would like any information regarding Cockburnspath.
red mail Anderson - (Cranshaws - Berwickshire)
I'm looking for information on the Anderson family from Cranshaws.
red mail Andersons from Cranshaws - (Cranshaws - Berwickshire)
I have an Anderson family who were from Longformacus, but apparently spent time in Cranshaws where their son Christopher was born.
red mail Seeking marriage - (Edrom - Berwickshire)
Any info on Margaret Sligh marriage to William Jeffrey abt. 1833 appreciated. Two children Isabella and William born in Berwickshire abt, 1835 and 1836. On Newcastle census 1841
McDOUGAL BLACKIE SCOTT - (Edrom - Berwickshire)
John Blackie and Mary Scott had at least one child born here circa 1844 George Blackie married Margaret Thorburn 1864 at Coldingham. Please contact if you have any information. I am also intredsted with any McDougal connect to the village of Gordon.
Nisbet - (Fogo - Berwickshire)
Peter Nisbet b 4 April 1810 married Hannah Oliver, born c1817, at Polwarth Berwick on 8 Dec 1843. Ancestors and descendents aprreciated to verify information held
Nisbet - (Fogo - Berwickshire)
George Nisbet married Agnes Patterson at Fogo, Berwickshire on 29 July 1798. Ancestors and descendents details required to confirm details already held.
red mail FAIRBAIRN, Thomas & Elspeth - (Fogo - Berwickshire)
Thomas Fairbairn & Elspeth (Eppy) nee Wood are buried in Fogo Berwickshire together with their children John, George & daughter Euphemia. The Inscription reads thus: Thomas Fairbairn, Leitholm, 1814 68 yrs; Elspeth Wood 1833 66 yrs; son John 1795 5 yrs; George 1810 18yrs; daughter Euphemia d. Leitholm 14.3 1852 65 yrs. Other children include: Isobel m. Alexander Luke; Agnes m. John Glasgow; Eupamie was a spinster no issue; John 1st son name John; Katharine (Kathern) m. Robert Rogers; George no issue; Elspeth m. 1st Alex Davidson, 2nd Colin Clark; Robert m. 1st Hellen Milne, 2nd Ellen Fowler; and 3rd Elizabeth Clandening (nee Ferguson); James m. Margery Rose, and John 2nd son named John m. Janet Lyal. John died in Yetholm Berwickshire.
red mail Nisbet - (Fogo - Berwickshire)
George Nisbet m Agnes Patterson in Fogo. Also Peter Nisbet m Hannah Oliver in Berwick. Notice there are a couple of entries for these people. I need help with William Nisbet born c1845.
red mail stuck !!!!! - (Fogo - Berwickshire)
looking for the birth of a james clinkscales born 1818 in the 1861 census he listed himself as being born in fogo, berwickshire england !!!! he married an agnes or agness shiel from surrounding area.they at that time had 4 children and he was a forrester. i need to find out who his parents were or iv come to a dead end.
red mail Burnett John - Foulden/Hutton/Ladykirk area - (Foulden - Berwickshire)
Trying to trace John Burnet(t)born c 1806 , his siblings & parents. John married Catherine Spratt born c 1811 in Horncliff 30/9/1832 in Ladykirk.
red mail TEVENDALE and DAVIDSON - (Foulden - Berwickshire)
John TEVENDALE born 1826 married Mary or Jane DAVIDSON in Scotland believed to be in Fourdon or Foulden. Is anyone researching these families? I should be grateful for confirmation of place.
William Jeffrey (Spouse: Mary Lyall) - (Foulden - Berwickshire)
Looking for any information on William Jeffrey. His wife was Mary Lyall (1774 - 1857). They are the parents of at least Two children baptized in Foulden (Andrew Jeffrey (1800 - 1863) and Isabella Jeffrey (1801 - 1885). His name on the baptism records are the ONLY pieces of information I have on this 'Jeffrey.' Family tradition is that he was a blacksmith in Foulden.
Boyds From Greenlaw - (Greenlaw - Berwickshire)
I am looking for information on a Robert Boyd and a Christina Hood who were both born in Greenlaw according to the 1881 census. They were married in 1857 in Duns.
red mail Greenlaw of Greenlaw - (Greenlaw - Berwickshire)
I am led to believe there was a family called Greenlaw from the village of Greenlaw. Has anyone any information?
red mail Walter Scott b abt 1811 - (Greenlaw - Berwickshire)
Walter was the son of Walter Scott and Isabella Watson, and had elder brothers Alexander (b 1799) and Adam (b 1801). They were born in Greenlaw, Walter married Mary Stoddart in Earlston,Berwickshire, who died leaving him with Elizabeth (Betsy) Mary Scott(b 1839 Edinburgh)who m. Adam McLintock, and Walter Scott(chr Hutchesontown Relief ch Glasgow in 1844) who m. Ann Edward. Any info on the Greenlaw origins much appreciated.
HUNTER MONTGOMERY BENNET Henderson - (Greenlaw - Berwickshire)
George HUNTERa Son of George Hunter and Agnes Henderson a Joiner from East Gordon, and his Wife Ann BENNET lived in Smailholm when they were first married. George died 1886 at Smailholm Anne BENNET died at Cowrig Greenlwa 1922 possibly because her son George Hunter married Margaret Montgomery and they lived at Edenhall Lodge and Cowrig as well as Gala Park Road Galashiels (1881 census) Any information greatlt appreciated.
red mail Paterson or Miller families - (Hilton - Berwickshire)
Does anyone have information on the Paterson or Miller families? William Paterson was born 1756 in Bunkle (sp?) and Margaret Miller was born 1755 in Hilton.
red mail Browne - (Houndslow - Berwickshire)
Would anyone remember my grandmother - Gertrude Helen BROWN (e) born abt. 1885 - Valentines day. She had one daughter born Trudi born abt. 1924 in Cape Town South Africa, then to Bueonos Aires as they traveled a fair amount according to shipping labels. They traveled to NYC and lived in the Sussex area most of their lives. My mother Trudi went back to England when I was 2 and I believe that due to the war they traveled. My grandmother passed away in 1983 in Sussex. My mother passed away in South Hampton. Abt. 7 years ago. If you have any information please send. Thank you. Joy
LINDORES - (Lauder - Berwickshire)
My ggmother, Jane LINDORES, was born in 1852 at Lauder. Daughter of John LINDORES & Jane TURNER, & granddaughter of Alex LINDORES & Ann KIRKWOOD. Jane LINDORES m. Alexander MALLEN, a shepherd, apparently marrying below her class. Her sister, Annie, m. William RENWICK. Any info on these families glady received.
1n 1902 Elizabeth McDougal Married Andrew Tait a Widower, and Shepherd in Hume. She died June 1948 he died Jun 1949 at 42 West High Street Lauder Death was registered by a son William TAIT of Edinburgh would like to make contact with any relatives. In 1911 John Middlemiss McDOUGAL married Ann Ferguson GIBB at Huntlywood, Gordon. She died June 1941 at 35 West High Street Lauder he died 1955 Royal Infirmary Usual Residence 16 Market Place Lauder. His death was registered by John MIDDLEMISS a cousin residing at same address. Would like to make contact with any GIBB MIDDLEMISS or McDOUGAL Both the Mcdougals are children of Andrew McDOUGAL, Steward at East MOrriston, Legrewood and his wife Catherine PRINGLE
In 1911 John Middlemiss McDOUGAL married Ann Ferguson GIBB at Huntlywood, Gordon. She died June 1941 at 35 West High Street Lauder he died 1955 Royal Infirmary Usual Residence 16 Market Place Lauder. His death was registered by John MIDDLEMISS a cousin residing at same address. Would like to make contact with any GIBB MIDDLEMISS or McDOUGAL John is the child of Andrew McDOUGAL, Steward at East MOrriston, Legrewood and his wife Catherine PRINGLE
red mail Rutherford - (Lauder - Berwickshire)
Hi , I am trying to research my wide side of the family and would appreciate any information on John Rutherford born in Fogo , who I believe moved to Leith then possibly to Lauder( Master Grocer ) of Haldane House ? / his wife Elizabeth etc. Who would appear to have the Maiden name of Rutherford, her father being Adam Rutherford a farmer from Longformacus?
PURVES - (Legerwood - Berwickshire)
Researching family of John and Janet Purves m/sBrown,mealmaker Corsbie,Legerwood,married Melrose 1770 also son William Purves 1777-1855,wright in Legerwood Parish for many years
Vallance - (Legerwood - Berwickshire)
Seeking information on Archibald Vallance & Jean Thomson (m. 1806) Legerwood. Known children (b. between 1808 - 1826) are Archibald, William,(both b. Melrose) and Janet & George (both b. Edinburgh). Suspect Thomas Vallance b. c1820, Edinburgh (m.Agnes Ramage,1839)was another child.
PURVES of Legerwood - (Legerwood - Berwickshire)
I have William PURVES & Agnes BELL in my MALLEN tree. Their daughter, Agnes (1811-1897), married Alexander MALLEN/MALLAN. They also had a number of other daughters and a couple of sons.
McDouglas Gordon & Legerwood - (Legerwood - Berwickshire)
Wifes family traced back to Andrew McDougal who married Elizabeth Rennick in Smailholm 1795. Mcdougla's were at Huntlywood and in Legerwood at East Morriston for the generations. Thomas, Andrew, Thomas. Robert mcDougal was a silversmith who died 1924. So were the Middlemiss's (1841 Census) (1851 Census) Byrewalls. Thomas Mcdougal was a porter at the "Fever Hospital". he was living ther when he died 1950 ish his wife was Eliza Blackie. Any info greatly appreciated
in about 1844 Charlotte MIDDLEMISS married Thomas MALLEN Charlotte died 1880 and Thomas 1881 at Wooplaw, Ladhope. Their son John married Margaret McDOUGAL son of Robert and Janet JEFFREY in 1870 at Huntlywood, Gordon. The above Robert McDOUGAL's brother Thomas married Jessie MIDDLEMISS. I beleive the girls to be sisters. Thre is some evidence to suggest that thier Father John MIDDLEMISS was the gravedigger at Legerwood around 1855. Would like to conact any relative or other reseascher.
red mail Lindores Family In Leitholm - (Leitholm - Berwickshire)
Lindores Family, including parents James and Mary (Muirhead) and children Robert (single), Jane (single) - both staying in Leitholm until death - John (moved around in the Roxburghshire /Berwickshire/ Selkirkshire area, with possible association with Mercer family) and Alexander (married Helen Gray and had 4 children). Any information would be great.
Jeffrey/jaffrey - (Nenthorn - Berwickshire)
Have traced my great grandparents to cottage in Nenthorn in 1881 and 1891 census/ae? - Robert Jeffrey/Jaffrey and Mary (nee Hogarth) They had several children - I am still finding out full details, but I know that robert's parents were William Jeffrey and Mary Jeffrey nee Glendinning who married in Eccles in 1851. Any info gratefully received
red mail McGlen, McGlein,Glen - (Nenthorn - Berwickshire)
My GGgrandmother is born here approx 1858 but cannot find the birth and the surname is spelt so many different ways. She married William Doherty in 1879 in Ladhope parish near Galashiels and died at Hownam
red mail Dods, Berwickshire, East Lothian and Roxburgh - (Nenthorn - Berwickshire)
I am researching my husbands family 'Dods' who emigrated from Nenthorn to Ontario Canada in 1829, we have lots of information about the family after their arrival in Canada. We also have some family records from Scotland from their family bible. The extended family had lived in East Lothian and Berwickshire with some connections to Roxburgh. William Dods born July 1781 emigrated, his Parents were Andrew Dods 1746 and Margaret Stevenson 1752, siblings were Andrew 1774, John 1776, Margaret 1778, Christon 1784, James 1786, George 1789 and Alexander 1792. He married Elizabeth (Betty) Shillinglaw, they had 8 children Andrew 1809, George 1811, Dorothy 1813, John 1815, Margaret 1817, Joseph 1819-22, Agnes 1822, and Joseph 1824-1904. His grandparents are Andrew Dods 1719 and Christian Haig 1720, they had 4 sons John 1738, David 1740, Andrew 1746 (already mentioned) and James 1750. His great grandparents were James Dods 1675 and Helen Dalsone 1687. They had 6 children Thomas 1713, Andrew 1719 (already mentioned) William 1722, Marion 1724, George 1726 and Helen 1719. His great great grandparents were Robert Dods approx. 1650 and Jean Adinstone approx. 1650. They had 3 children James 1675(already mentioned) and twins Jean and Robert 1673. I am interested in any information about the family members who stayed in Scotland, the siblings of William 1781 and other ancestors. I am quite willing to share the information I have. Thanks-
Uren-Harle - (New Mills - Berwickshire)
Looking for info on behalf of my wife Susan Laverick(nee Hannan) about her Grandfather, George Uren, born at New Mills, Northumberland, he married Margaret Harle 29/11/1911, George served in Flanders/France WW1, Royal Field Artillery, killed in action 13/09/1917. Regards Phil
george uren - (New Mills - Berwickshire)
I have a birth certificate for george welch born at 5 newmills newcastle,my late mother in law said he was her father if so he must have been adopted.she never new him as sne was born in 1916 and he was killed in france in w w 1 1917,his name at death was george uren,(he married margaret harle in 1911) as is on her birth 1916 and marriage certificate 1934.I cant find a birth cert for george uren,very confusing.Can anybody help in my search.
red mail Paxton House - (Paxton - Berwickshire)
I am looking for any information about the walled kitchen garden at Paxton House for a research project. Any information about how the garden was used, the people who worked there and pictures.
red mail CRAIG, Robert - (Paxton - Berwickshire)
Robert CRAIG, b. c1829 in Paxton, married Isabella STRACHAN, b. 1832 in Rennington. Children: Jane, b. 1845; John, b. 1847; James, b. 1850; Henry, b. 1850 and Walter, b. 1853. All born in or around South Shields. I would appreciate any information on Robert and Isabella's ancestors.
red mail John Bertram, 1819 - (Paxton - Berwickshire)
John Bertram was born in 1819 in Paxton, son of Thomas Bertram from Middleton, North Northumberland and Margaret Baron from Scotland. John grew up and married Mary Fletcher in Gateshead, Durham. Does anyone have information on this family, their origins, occupations, travels, addresses, religeous leanings? I will be most willing to share information.
red mail Alexander McLean 1827 in Ross Shire - (Ross - Berwickshire)
He went to Canada and married a Sarah Marion something born in 1822, who also came from Scotland. They settled in Russell County, Clarence Twp. and had 8 children. Died in 1872.I have genealogy to share if you have a connection...
red mail Waite\Finny - (Swinton - Berwickshire)
Looking for information on the parents of Margaret Waite (b 9 Aug 1814 Swinton, Berwickshire). All I have are their names, Andrew Waite and Isobel Finny.
red mail Searchin for Relitives - (Swinton - Berwickshire)
Harold Whillam Hayward Born May 12th 1907 Swinton Father died of Scarlet fever mother imigrated to Quebec or Ontario Canada aprox 1912 when Whillam was four or five years old.
red mail Parkinson Edmund Bolton Le Sands Lancashire - (Swinton - Berwickshire)
Searching for relitives of Edmund Parkinson Born July 1886 in or around Bolton Le Sands Fathers name was Michal.Married Gertrude Mulve in 1916 one child Margret family immigrated to Alberta, Canada in 1919 at end of WW1 Gertrude worked in the filling magazies during the war and talked abut the zeplen attacks near the village.Edmund was a soldier with the CEF and served for three years in france and at vimmy. A brother was suposed to have worked for the railway.
red mail Gourlay Family - (Westruther - Berwickshire)
I'm looking for the family of Euphemia Gourlay who wasborn in Westruther around 1796. She married John Anderson of Longformacus in 1811
red mail Bell - (Westruther - Berwickshire)
Seeking information on John Bell, born here about 1700.
red mail Dippie or Steele in Whitsom Area - (Whitsome - Berwickshire)
I would be grateful for any information on these names in or around thew area. Especially William, in late 1700s or early 1800s. Married Margaret Steele

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