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Genealogy in Dumfriesshire.
This Dumfriesshire genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Dumfriesshire, Scotland, offering a genealogy chatroom, Dumfriesshire genealogy links and a Dumfriesshire genealogy message forum
Latest Activity: May 9
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In researching my family tree I have now traced it back as far as a James Kirk b.1733. I am now trying to trace his parents, which I think might be around the Durisdeer area of Dumfries. In looking up the names of either James or John Kirk around…Continue
This thread is specifically with reference to a James Kirk born about 1757. He died on 11 July 1813 in Quaas, Dumfries, Scotland. He married Mary McLean.She was born about 1755. She died on 19 December 1830 in Tweedshaws, Dumfriesshire.James Kirk…Continue
Looking for info on Elizabeth Wallace b abt1801, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire. Not sure of who her spouse was, but she had a daughter Mary b abt 1833, Glasgow, who married a William McAuslan, in Barony, 1854.Appreciate any help.…Continue
Thomas married Agnes Dinwoodie Daughter of James Dinwoodie and Elspeth Charters b 16 Apr 1803 Johnstone, Dumfriesshire Thomas French Son of Simeon French and Ann Corrie b 1 Jun 1808 Wamphray, DumfriesshireAccording to the information in which i…Continue
Hello, I am researching my family, Sturgeon. We are ScotsIrish, having moved to Ireland from the lowlands of Scotland during the "plantations". Can anyone assist me in finding these ancestors? I found a book listed in our library here in Cincinnati,…Continue