Category Archives: Posts from old blog

I am closing my old blog, but bringing across some of the more interesting blogs – mainly updates about the families.

Jane and Isabella Paterson – correction

First posted 28th July 2011 When I found their headstone in Grange Cemetery, I realised that I had the wrong Jane and Isabella Paterson! The parents of the Jane and Isabella who lived at no 14 Dalrymple Crescent were Thomas … Continue reading

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Inglis-Aitken connection

First posted on 12th July 2011 Thanks to Evelyn Inglis for pointing out the connection between the Inglis family and the Aitkens. Robert Inglis bought the plot of land in which no 4 was built in 1862, although he sold … Continue reading

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Sonish Sinclair

First posted 10th April 2011 Thanks to Alastair Scouller for helping to solve this mystery. There is only one Sonish Sinclair in all of the Scotland’s People website, and she is the niece of Elizabeth and Janet Sinclair, who owned … Continue reading

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More on Rev Pulsford

First posted on 7 April 2011 My thanks to Eric Drake, who pointed out that John Pulsford was not born in “Turnlow” (which doesn’t exist)*, but in Tiverton, Devon. Thanks to his comments, I have done further research on the … Continue reading

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Mary Hall (nee Yellowlees)

(First posted 5th April 2011) In 1966 the present owners of number 25 received a letter, which began “Dear Friends It was so nice to meet you outside 25 Dalrymple Crescent, and thank you so much for inviting us into … Continue reading

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