Tag Archives: Grange Cemetery

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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On 28th August …

Mary Amelia Downie, born Mary Emilia Lockhart, was christened in Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire in 1805. Her father, Robert Lockhart, was a minister, and her mother was born Elizabeth Ann Newman. In April 1834 she married Alexander Downie, a merchant who was … Continue reading

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Alicia Sutherland

Alicia Tompkins McDonald was born on 24th August 1815.  Her father, John S McDonald of Ness Castle, was a tacksman, which meant that he had a lease for Ness Castle, and so was more secure than a tenant farmer. Her … Continue reading

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Anniversary of 2 deaths, of ladies over 70.

Today saw the anniversaries of the death of two people in my Dalrymple Crescent family trees. (1) Isabella Crouch, the unmarried sister of the Crouch brothers who lived in the Crescent died in 1929, aged 78 – her headstone is … Continue reading

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