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Any info on William Biggar Police Inspector at Castl Douglas in 1907 his Son James b1870 d 1907 married to Mary Brownridge b 1830 d 1910 in Dumfries or any of their familys
HORNEL Castle Douglas
Jane Hornel was my great grandmother. She was born in Castle Douglas in 1839. She later married George West my great grandfather. They had fourteen children. I would be most grateful for any information regarding Jane Hornel.
Seeking to find birth details of Isabella Shaw dau of John Shaw & Isabella McQuhae born Castle Douglas 1837... may have connection with Jane Brown Shaw b1823,Martha & Nicolas Barbour Shaw b1828 Kelton,Kirkcudbrightshire.... Isabella age 22 married John Duncan in Glasgow Aug 1859 they later moved down to England and both died there 1923 & 1895 respectively.John Shaw is shown on Marriage records as a Writer(lawyer or solicitor)...Jane Brown Shaw( Birthplace Scotland )may be the widow of ? Harrison( Birthplace Scotland) as shown on 1880 US Census Philadelphia age 57,Dressmaker, living with dau Isabella S Harrison age 26 Single, Dressmaker b 1854 Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
red mail glentoo mill
William Walker died at Glentoo Mill, Balmaghie in 1855. Can anyone give me any information about this mill and its history?
My father was born in Rotherhithe in 1894.THOMAS WILLIAM KING was the son of JOHN JAMES KING & ELIZABETH REBECCA ( nee CARR )If there is anyone out there researching this family I would be so greatful for your help.Thank you.
red mail James McAllister.Blacksmith
I am researching the McAllister family from Castle Douglas.JAMES was a Blacksmith.His son Thomas ( my grandfather ) was killed in the Great War where he served with the K.O.S.B.Please help if you can.
Seeking to learn if William Young b)abt.1756 d)14 March 1790 buried in Kelton churchyard father of William b)abt 1786 d)4 Nov.,1838 one time magistrate & provost of Castle Douglas also buried Kelton churchyard, lived at "Glenshinnoch" now "Orchardton" ,near Auchencairn.
Looking for any information on the family of James McGowan and wife Nicholas Fisher- James b c 1770 and died Gatehouse 1850
Looking for any information on John Caddow- AKA John Coudie,Cowdie and Cuddie - and wife Mary McGowan- married Girthon 1829- lived Ernespie near Castle Douglas. He was born Rerrick 1807- parents James Coudie and Jean Rae
durham search kirkubrightshire
Looking for any descendents /family members of my great grandmother,Sarah Durham.She married my greatgrandfather John Mcskimming in the Castle Douglas /ringford area,they married in 1909. Any durhams still in the area,my aunt in Australia was named after my greatgrandmother and asked me to do some research. Any information would be appreciated
red mail Re Mechanics Institute
From Cassells Gazetteer c1896 Castle Douglas NB : 1891 Population : 2,832 - Has a Mechanics Institute with library and reading room.

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