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McMaster Paisley
searching for John MCMASTER B: 1810 D: 1854 and Janet JAMIESON B: 1819 D: 1855 married 1.1.1838 Paisely Renfrew. Children - Margaret 1839 D:1860, Jane B:1842 D:1861 John B: 1844 Mary B: 1850 James B:1853. The orphaned Mary and James were sent to Australia in 1862 on the Red Jacket aged 12 and 9. Even though parents are recorded on the Poor Laws 1854 there was money for migration, family story of a castle inherited by Mary and also gold jewellery sent to Melbourne. Desperate to find information. Denise
red mail tierney family
my grandfathers parents Arthur Tierney and Bridget Mc Mahon married in Ireland and moved to Orr square Paisley and then to Old Sneddon in 1883...they had four children...Arthur in 1884 William in 1887 Mary in 1890 and Annie 1893..i know William and Mary came to tyrone Ireland sometime before the 1901 census to live with mc mahons in lurganboy errigal.i cant get much on Mary or the brother and sister that stayed in Scotland...any help would be much appreciated..thank you patricia
red mail EDWARD COCHRAN(E) ????
Information needed about EDWARD COCHRAN(E) who I think came from RENFREWSHIRE, born about 1780. he was a Watchmaker, but moved at some point to Northern Ireland, and set up a Watch and Clock buisness with a ROBERT SHAW (known as COCHRAN & SHAW) in Lurgan, Northern Ireland. Does anyone know anything about him or who his wife was, or is anyone able to do a look up for me, I would be most grateful. Regards, Heather
red mail Muir Family
Seeking any information about John U. Muir, born in 1770 in Aryshire and his Father and Mother, Thomas Muir and Margaret Brown Muir. John U. married Diana Winnett in 1797, daughter of Major William Winnett of the 13th Regiment of Foot. John U. and Diana had the following children: Thomas, Margaret, John, James, Robert, Janet and Allen. The family resided in Paisley until about 1818 when the entire family sailed to Canada on the ship Commerce. This line of Muirs continued to have large families and have long been established in and around Woodstock and Brantford, Ontario.
red mail Quintin McDowall
I am looking for any info on this man. He came to scotland from Ireland. He and his family lived in High Street Renfrew, from at least 1881.
The Story (Storie) family
My Gt x Grandmother was Marion Story (b. 1775 in Renfrew.) Her father was James Story and mother Elizabeth Dennistoun. She married james Gardner in Renfrew in 1796. I would be very grateful for any information of the family
red mail Carswell
Does anyone have any info on the carswells from Nether Carswell in the 17th or 18th centuries, my ancestor Robert Carswell was born there in 1717 and married Margaret Cockran, her father was Thomas and his father was John. They had 3 children that i know of, Margaret 1745, Thomas 1748 and Robert 1750,
red mail Malcolm Graham/Annie Leslie McGeachie
Looking for further info on marr. of above on 4/4/1936 @ Greenock, her parents were William Leslie McGeachie/ Barbara Logan. Any further information welcome Jim
red mail Dougray/Colquhoun/Crawford/Riddel/Miller
Would like to hear from any descendents of families with these names in the 19th century in Renfrew. I have an extensive tree for the Dougray family, which married into the other named families.The spelling for Dougray varies greatly in the records.
red mail My surname Renfroe
Hello everybody and good day. I was curious about my surname Renfroe. I know if comes from Renfrew but I know nothing of my family past from Scotland. Can anybody tell me if Renfroe has a clan or if Renfroe is even a sept of a clan? I am dying to learn my history because a am a proud American Scot. Anything will be greatly appreciated and thank you dearly. Cheers!
red mail baird family
b1862,jemima,james,sarah,margaret,william married isabella paterson milholand in 1896,children margaret,isabella,william, martha ,robert, any help with historyof family or relatives, or photos,thankyou regards clive
red mail James & Agnes Stewart
Hi , They married in renfrew 1758 and many generations lived in renfrew since. Interested in getting family info from decendants with a view on where James came from.regards Vaughan.
Muir , Brodie, Anderson, Letham
john muir married helen brodie in 1822 in colinton hailes they had children: margaret 1829, helen 1837, barbara 1825 born in colinton and a son james 1835 born in eastwood renfrew pollokshaws.james marrie mary anderson in 1855 and janet letham in 1874.
Tinneny / Tinnany
Looking to make contact with any TINNENY/TINNANY's in the Renfrewshire Area, who originated from Ireland. My Tinneny ancestors originated from Goladuff, Newtownbutler, Co. Fermanagh and would like to make contact with the Scottish branch of the family.

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