Descendants of John Wilson

 

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Generation No. 1

1. JOHN WILSON was born Abt. 1750. He married JEAN DICKIE 3 November 1772 in St Quivox, Ayr.

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Occupation: Farmer

More About JEAN DICKIE:

: or Jane Dickie

Children of JOHN WILSON and JEAN DICKIE are:

2. i. JOHN WILSON, b. 6 November 1773, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Records;    d.    15 February 1862, Dalrymple.

3. ii. ROBERT WILSON, b. 21 February 1775, St Quivox, ex Parish Record.

    iii. MARY WILSON, b. 20 December 1776, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Records.

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Baptism: 21 December 1776, ex Parish Record

4. iv. JAMES WILSON, b. 13 March 1779, St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Recordsr.

v. DAVID WILSON, b. 19 June 1783, St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Recordsr.

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Baptism: 20 June 1783, ex Parish Record

vi. JANET WILSON, b. 18 July 1786, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Recordsr.

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1: possible spouse of Quinton McGill b 18/10/1782 married 30/11/1805. FTM #5166

Baptism: 18 July 1786, ex Parish Record

 

Generation No. 2

2. JOHN WILSON  was born 6 November 1773 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Records, and died 15 February 1862 in Dalrymple. He married JANET GAIRDNER, daughter of DAVID GAIRDNER and JANET CRAWFORD.

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Baptism: 7 November 1773, ex Parish Record

Census: Newton on Ayr has John Wilson D: 18-11-(02)aged 68.

Died of Senile Decay in Dalrymple aged 89

death record 588 6

Marion Wilson buried there 31-12-1838 (73)

Occupation: Farmer in Carluie

More About JANET GAIRDNER:

 Buried in Newton on Ayr Cem. d: 1-7-1818 (77)

 with husband John Wilson

 Gardinier, or Gairdner

Children of JOHN WILSON and JANET GAIRDNER are:

i. JANET WILSON, b. 11 July 1802, St Quivox, ex Parish Record.

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Baptism: 13 July 1802, ex Parish Record

 Died in childhood

ii. JANET WILSON, b. 16 July 1802. baptism ?

5. iii. JOHN WILSON, b. 26 August 1804, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record; d. 27 April 1851.

iv. JEAN WILSON, b. 24 December 1806, St Quivox, ex Parish Record.

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Baptism: 30 December 1806, ex Parish Record

v. ELIZABETH WILSON, b. 8 January 1809, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record.

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Baptism: 14 January 1809, ex Parish Record

vi. DAVID WILSON, b. Abt. 1810, no record at St Quivox.

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 Registered Fathers death

vii. ROBERT WILSON, b. Abt. 1810, no record at St Quivox.

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 Died in Childhood

viii. JAMES WILSON1, b. Abt. 1812, no record at St Quivox.

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 Died in Childhood

3. ROBERT WILSON  was born 21 February 1775 in St Quivox, ex Parish Record. He married CATHERINE MITCHEL 17 February 1808 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record.

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Baptism: 22 February 1775, ex Parish Record

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related to Jean Mitchel ?

Child of ROBERT WILSON and CATHERINE MITCHEL is:

i. JANE WILSON, b. 20 April 1816, St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Recordsr.

4. JAMES WILSON   was born 13 March 1779 in St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Records. He married JEAN MITCHEL 18 December 1802 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, both this Parish.

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Baptism: 14 March 1779, ex Parish Record

Child of JAMES WILSON and JEAN MITCHEL is:

i. JAMES WILSON, b. 12 October 1803, St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Records.

 

Generation No. 3

5. JOHN WILSON   was born 26 August 1804 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, and died 27 April 18511. He married ELIZABETH FERGUSON 30 May 1823 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, FR577v2-2, daughter of MATTHEW FERGUSON and MARY FERGUSON.

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Baptism: 28-8-1804

 Died aged 47

 FR 577V2-2

Occupation: Coalminer, St Quivox PR confirms parents

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Christening: 28 January 1809, St Quivox, Ay, ex Parish Records

Children of JOHN WILSON and ELIZABETH FERGUSON are:

6. i. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 5 August 1823, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, FR426v2-2; d. 24 March 1881, Camlarg Row, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

ii. ELIZABETH WILSON, b. 21 September 1825, St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, fr435v2-2.

Generation No. 4

6. WILLIAM WILSON   was born 5 August 1823 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, FR426v2-2, and died 24 March 1881 in Camlarg Row, Dalmellington, Ayrshire. He married MARGARET DUFFY 14 December 1845 in St Quivox, Ayr, ex Parish Record, FRch2v9 & 553, daughter of WILLIAM DUFF and MARY MCKENZIE.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

Census: birth ref 612 1/2

 Died age 54 Chronic bronchitis 2 years

 Buried in New cemetary, Dalmellington

Occupation: Roadsman Coal

More About MARGARET DUFFY:

Census: Died of carcinogen of oesophagus

Widow in 1891

Duff, Duffy Duffey

Died age 85

 Lived in 4 Park Road, Ardrossan 1891 with  son Mathew Wilson and and grandson John Wilson

Children of WILLIAM WILSON and MARGARET DUFFY are: 

i. MARY WILSON, b. Abt. 1847, Monkland, Lanark.

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Census: 1881, at 1 Collier Row, Dalmellington, aged 34, unmarried

2. ii. JOHN WILSON, b. 1847, Baileston, Lanarkshire; d. 7 January 1925, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

3. iii. MARGARET WILSON, b. 18 June 1854, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

iv. SARAH WILSON, b. 10 May 1856, Dalmellington, Ayrshire1.

4. v. JACOB WILSON, b. 9 April 1858, 41 Craigmark, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

5. vi. MATTHEW WILSON, b. 31 December 1860, 41 Craigmark, Dalmellington, Ayrshire; d. 19 April 1937, Schoolwell St, Stevenston.

vii. HUGH WILSON, b. Abt. 1864, Dalmellington, Ayrshire1; d. 1 June 1874, Dalmellington, Ayrshire1.

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Occupation: Died age 10

viii. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 9 July 1866, Dalmellington, Ayrshire; d. 20 November 1869, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

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Occupation: Died age 3

ix. JEAN WILSON, b. 29 September 1868, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

x. JANE WILSON, b. October 1869; d. 9 December 1869, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

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Occupation: Died aged 2 months

xi. JAMES WILSON, b. 13 July 1871, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

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Source: IGI C115861

 Generation No 5

2. JOHN WILSON   was born 1847 in Baileston, Lanarkshire, and died 7 January 1925 in Dalmellington, Ayrshire. He married JEAN MCCONNACHIE 26 April 1867 in Straiton, Ayr Scotland.

 

Children of JOHN WILSON and JEAN MCCONNACHIE are:

i. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 1867; d. 29 November 1869, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

6. ii. ANN WILSON, b. 8 May 1870, Dalmellington, Ayrshire, Scotland; d. 22 December 1943, Newmilns, Ayrshire, Scotland.

iii. JOHN WILSON, b. 20 April 1872.

7. iv. MARGARET WILSON, b. 28 March 1873.

v. JOHN WILSON, b. 13 January 1876.

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Fact 1: never married

8. vi. JACOB WILSON, b. Abt. 1878.

9. vii. DAVID WILSON, b. Abt. 1880.

10. viii. MARY WILSON, b. Abt. 1882.

11. ix. JANE WILSON, b. 5 June 1885.

12. x. ELIZABETH WILSON, b. 29 October 1888.

xi. MATTHEW WILSON, b. 27 November 1890; d. 15 July 1975, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.

More About MATTHEW WILSON:

Fact 1: batchelor

3. MARGARET WILSON   was born 18 June 1854 in Dalmellington, Ayrshire She met (1) THOMAS MCFADZEAN, son of GEORGE MCFADZEAN and MARGARET WILSON. She married (2) JAMES ANDERSON.

More About MARGARET WILSON:

Occupation: Domestic Sevant

More About JAMES ANDERSON:

Occupation: Weaving Mill Worker

Child of MARGARET WILSON and THOMAS MCFADZEAN is:

13. i. JOHN WILSON, b. 14 January 1871, 3 Camlarg Row, Dalmellington; d. 6 May 1937, 56 Parkhouse Road, Ardrossan.

4. JACOB WILSON   was born 9 April 1858 in 41 Craigmark, Dalmellington, Ayrshire. He married ELIZABETH HENDERSON 3 June 1885 in Crail, Fife, daughter of THOMAS HENDERSON and HENRIETTA MILLAR.

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Fact 2: Sandhill, Monkton & Prestwick in 1891

Occupation: Police Constable,

More About ELIZABETH HENDERSON:

Fact 2: C67 Irvine south east

Buried Irvine Cem. Cardiac Disease

Child of JACOB WILSON and ELIZABETH HENDERSON is:

14. i. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 14 August 1888, 117 Glasgow St, Ardrossan; d. 29 December 1961, 27 Argyle St, Ayr.

5. MATTHEW WILSON  was born 31 December 1860 in 41 Craigmark, Dalmellington, Ayrshire, and died 19 April 1937 in Schoolwell St, Stevenston. He married JANET SAUNDERS 3 June 1892 in Stevenston, C of S, daughter of ROBERT SAUNDERS and MARTHA GIBB.

More About MATTHEW WILSON:

Census: 1899, Valuation Roll - Possible address 131 Glasgow St

Fact 2: Railway goods Guard then engine driver

Fact 3: Death myocarditis

Residence: 4 Park Rd, Ardrossan 1891, unmarried then.

More About JANET SAUNDERS:

Fact 2: From Scoolwell St, Stevenston

Occupation: M, Dynamite Factory Worker

 

Child of MATTHEW WILSON and JANET SAUNDERS is:

i. WILLIAM WILSON, b. Abt. 1895.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

Occupation: Informant at Fathers Death Reg.

6. ANN WILSON  was born 8 May 1870 in Dalmellington, Ayrshire, Scotland, and died 22 December 1943 in Newmilns, Ayrshire, Scotland. She married WILLIAM RICHMOND 1 January 1890 in Dalmellington, Ayrshire, Scotland.

Children of ANN WILSON and WILLIAM RICHMOND are:

i. JOHN RICHMOND, b. 1890, Loudoun, Ayrshire; d. 25 March 1918, France.

More About JOHN RICHMOND:

Fact 1: 25 March 1918, died in France WW1

Fact 2: 9th Bn Seaforth Highlanders Pte. S/11686

ii. JANE RICHMOND, b. 1893; d. 1 October 1946, Newmilns, Ayrshire, Scotland.

iii. AGNES RICHMOND, b. Abt. 1896; m. TOM WILSON.

iv. MARGARET RICHMOND, b. Abt. 1899.

v. WILLIAM RICHMOND, b. 30 September 1901, Newmilns, Ayrshire, Scotland; d. 24 May 1978, Perth, Australia; m. (1) ELIZABETH MORTON, 23 March 1928, Perth, Australia; m. (2) ANN MCKIRDY, 12 December 1959, Perth, Australia.

Notes for WILLIAM RICHMOND: 

Left W.A. and went back to UK in 1931 because of the Depression, no work in Scotland either. "Jack" in Sunderland helped him get a shop and he started a bakery, a pastrycook was employed to bake cakes. Hugh Morton, his brother-in-law, lent money to help get the business started.

When Marion was born, William and Barbara were sent to a "friend" who then presented the grieving parents with a bill for the expenses the children had incurred whilst staying with her. She also made the children give 1/2 their pocketmoney to her children.

More About WILLIAM RICHMOND:

Fact 1: July 1948, arrived Fremantle aboard "Moreton Bay"

More About ELIZABETH MORTON:

Cause of Death: bowl cancer

Medical Information: diabetic

vi. MARY RICHMOND, b. 1903.

7. MARGARET WILSON   was born 28 March 1873. She married HUGH GEMMELL.

Children of MARGARET WILSON and HUGH GEMMELL are:

i. THOMAS GEMMELL.

More About THOMAS GEMMELL:

Fact 1: Moved to New York, U.S.A.

ii. JAMES GEMMELL.

8. JACOB WILSON   was born Abt. 1878. He married MARGARET DYER.

More About JACOB WILSON:

Fact 1: Proprietor of tea rooms in Ayr

Children of JACOB WILSON and MARGARET DYER are:

i. JOHN WILSON.

ii. MAXIE WILSON.

iii. GILLISON WILSON.

9. DAVID WILSON   was born Abt. 1880. He married JEANNIE H.

Children of DAVID WILSON and JEANNIE H are:

i. BUNTY WILSON.

ii. PEARL WILSON.

10. MARY WILSON   was born Abt. 1882. She married JOHN BRANDER.

More About MARY WILSON:

Fact 1: migrated to Canada

Children of MARY WILSON and JOHN BRANDER are:

i. JEAN BRAND, m. UNKNOWN YOUNG.

ii. WILLIAM BRAND.

iii. ALBERT BRAND.

11. JANE WILSON   was born 5 June 18856. She married WILLIAM PRINGLE.

More About JANE WILSON:

Fact 1: migrated to Canada

Children of JANE WILSON and WILLIAM PRINGLE are:

i. JEAN PRINGLE.

ii. MARY PRINGLE.

iii. WILLIAM PRINGLE.

iv. GRACE PRINGLE.

v. ANN PRINGLE.

12. ELIZABETH WILSON   was born 29 October 18886. She married ANDREW MC GREGOR.

Children of ELIZABETH WILSON and ANDREW MC GREGOR are:

i. VANDY MC GREGOR.

ii. THELMA MC GREGOR.

13. JOHN WILSON  was born 14 January 1871 in 3 Camlarg Row, Dalmellington, and died 6 May 1937 in 56 Parkhouse Road, Ardrossan. He married (1) MARY FERGUSON 5 April 1895 in Church of Scotland, Carment Street, Stevenston, daughter of JAMES FERGUSON and MARY FERGUSON. He married (2) MARGARET HARVEY 1924 in The Established Church of Scotland, daughter of JOHN HARVEY and JANE YOUNG.

More About JOHN WILSON:

Census: Died age 66

 Occupation: Locomotive Driver

More About MARY FERGUSON:

Census: 1891, age 21 599 002 023 Kilwinning

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 Children of JOHN WILSON and MARY FERGUSON are:

i. JAMES WILSON, b. Abt. 1896; m. FLORENCE GAMBOL.

More About FLORENCE GAMBOL:

Occupation: Surname Smyth ?

ii. JOHN WILSON, b. Abt. 1896; m. MAY DUNCAN.

iii. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 6 December 1899, 48 Montgomerie Lane, Ardrossan; d. 10 January 1906, Ardrossan.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

Occupation: B, Buried Ardrossan Cem. 250

iv. MATHEW WILSON, b. 17 October 1904, 12 Barr St, Ardrossan; d. 3 December 1972, Irvine; m. MARGARET G LOVE, 28 August 1931.

More About MATHEW WILSON:

Fact 2: South Section B 130

Occupation: Buried Ardrossan Cem.

More About MARGARET G LOVE:

Occupation: Known as Peggy

v. MARY WILSON, b. Abt. 1905; m. ? HIGHET.

More About ? HIGHET:

Occupation: 1 Son

vi. MARGARET WILSON, b. 4 June 1908, 2 Paisley St, Ardrossan; d. 15 March 1968; m. ALEXANDER DALE7, 16 October 1936.

More About MARGARET WILSON:

Fact 2: 173 Mid West North B

Fact 3: Known as Peggy

Buried Ardrossan Cem.

vii. ROBERT WILSON, b. Abt. 1910; m. MAY BEXENDALE.  No Family

viii. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 5 November 1915, 13 Eglinton Road, Ardrossan; d. 23 May 1976, Saltcoats; m. JEAN STODDART WITHNALL, 30 December 1939, Westfield Hotel, Saltcoats.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

4: Marriage cert states mother M S Calderwood ?

Fact 2: witnesses F S Batley, E S Davidson

Fact 3: Fabric Worker in RAF

More About JEAN STODDART WITHNALL:

Fact 2: 133 High Rd , Saltcoats

Occupation: Shop Assistant

14. WILLIAM WILSON   was born 14 August 1888 in 117 Glasgow St, Ardrossan, and died 29 December 1961 in 27 Argyle St, Ayr. He married HELEN MORRIS 6 March 1919 in Ewenfield Lodge, St Leonards Rd, Ayr, daughter of WILLIAM MORRIS and JEAN METHVEN.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

Fact 2: L Wilson son present at death registration

Fact 3: 1919 - 17 Wellington St , Ayr

Occupation: B,M,D, Railway Engine Driver, Railway Fireman

More About HELEN MORRIS:

Fact 2: 1919 - Ewenfield Lodge

Occupation: M, Millener

Child of WILLIAM WILSON and HELEN MORRIS is:

i. LEONARD WILLIAM WILSON, b. 5 July 1919, 116 St Leonards Rd, Ayr.

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