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Mauchline Burials Pre 1855  

(1854 - 1839) (1806 - 1801) (1801 - 1793) (1792 - 1788) (1787 - 1782) (1781 - 1773) (1772 - 1753

Transcribed by Jim Bundy jbundy48@verizon.net

 

Page 194/195 Burials 1781

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Date of Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

Do

Payment

 

Mary Mitchel

Barskimg

June 23

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Patrick

Machlen

July 7

 

6/

 

 

6/

 

 

 

 

Margt Ligget

Do

Augt 10

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Patrick

Do

Decr 4

Secon

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

Jas Murray

Muir

“ 15

His child still born

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Mair

 

 

 

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

John Ried

Tarbolton

 

 

2/

 

 

2/

 

 

 

 

Agnes Kairns

Machlen

Decr 31

second

5/

 

Janry 24

5/

 

 

 

 

Burials in Machlen Church Yeard 1782

Wm Man a child

Machlen

Janry 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Smith

Machlen

“ 17

Second

5/

 

Janry 24

5/

 

 

 

 

Janet Mcnair

Do

Feby 12

Do

5/

 

Febry 28

5/

 

 

 

 

Jean Lambert

Overtown

Febry 26

Third

3/6

 

 

3/6

 

 

 

 

John Patton

Galston Muir

“ 26

Second

5/

 

Febry 28

5/

Bell

 

 

 

Andr Mcgaan

Rodenloft

March 2

 

1/

 

 

1/

 

 

 

 

John Anderson

Machlin

“ 19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Marr

Auchmillan

“ 26

 

6/

 

June 4

6/

 

 

 

 

Page 192/193 Burials 1781

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Date of Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

Do

Payment

 

Janet Tannock

Machlin

March 27

 

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

Margt Paterson

Skiouch

“ 30

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Jamie

N field

 

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Muir

Machlin

April 3

 

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

Aewan Campbell

Muir

Do 7

 

6/

 

 

6/

 

 

 

 

Andr Hunter

Knowhead

“ 16

Best

6/

 

 

6/

 

 

 

 

Wm Henry

Machlen

Do 19

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ja Thomson

Do

Do

Still born

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andr Fisher

Montggarswd

“ 20

Best

6/

 

 

6/

 

 

 

 

John Tannock

Machlen

May 4

Second

5/

 

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

(blank) Wilson

Do

Do 4

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Lamie

Do

Do 9

 

 

 

A child

 

 

 

 

 

Robt Wedron

Do

“ 9

 

 

 

A child

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Begg

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Cameron

Do

“ 26

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barbara Smith

Do

June 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Lees

Mossgeel

Do

1 child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lodowick Muir

Muirfield

“ 7

 

6/

 

 

6/

 

 

 

 

Page 190/191 Burials 1781

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Date of Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

Do

Payment

 

Hellen Faulds

Auchmelan

Janry 7

A child

 

 

 

 

Bell

 

 

 

Jean Faulds

Do

“ 11

Do

 

 

 

 

Bell

 

 

 

Jean Gibb

Do

“ 11

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Glover

Do

“ 15

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John McGain

Carngellan

“ 22

Second

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

John McLure

Machlin

“ 26

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Smith

Do

“ 30

Best

6/

 

 

6/

Bell

 

 

 

Jo Kenidy

Ladeside

 

 

3/6

 

 

3/6

 

 

 

 

Jane Fisher

Machlen

Febry 5

Second

5/

 

 

5/

Bell

 

 

 

Hellen Brook

Do

 

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andr McGaan

Do

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Bruce

Do

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Lees

Do

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jo McLure

Do

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Gibb

Do

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Patrick

Do

March 10

Do

3/6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(blank) Jamie

Do

Do

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Page 148/149 Burials in the churchyard

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Date of Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

Do

Payment

 

George Lamie

Machlin

 

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Gibb

Do

Augt 8

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alexr Dickie

Killochhead

“ 18

 

5/

 

March 7

5/

 

 

 

 

Hugh Smith

H Hollhouse

Sepr 23

 

6/6

 

 

6/6

Bell

 

 

 

Hellen Andrew

Shawhead

Do 29

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Adam

Machlin

Octr 9

 

5/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Bruce

Do

Do 9

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Willm Girvan

Haugh

Novr 7

 

3/6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Pedine

Machlin

Novr 22

 

 

 

 

 

Bell

 

 

 

Alexr Bryden

Bent

“ 29

 

6/

 

 

6/

Bell

 

 

 

Janet Mckeag

Machlen

Decr 12

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Hudd

Dalsan

Do 25

Poor

 

 

 

 

Bell

 

 

 

Janet Smith

Machlen

Do 26

 

5/

 

 

5/

Bell

 

 

 

David Hutchon

 

Decr 19

 

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

Omitted in the proper place

Burials in the Church Y 1780 were 34, Increase 3, turn to page 47 2 part

Page 146/147 Burials in the Church yeard of Machlen 1780

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

S/d

Payment

 

Mary Alexr

Barnhey

Janry 14

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas Alexr

Do

Do 21

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet Glover

Auchmillan

 

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geo Templeton

Machlen

Febry 21

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Gibb

Do

March 2

Third

3/6

 

April 26

3/6

 

 

 

 

Mary Auld

Auchmillan

“ 15

Best

6/

 

April 26

6/

 

 

 

 

Mary Hair

Hollon bush

“ 17

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Shickshaw

Bent

May 13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jas White

Crosshill

“ 16

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Weir

Netherland

“ 25

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Ried

Machlen

“ 26

Second

5/

 

June 28

5/

 

 

 

 

Alexr Morton

Whithill

“ 28

 

5/

 

June 28

5/

 

 

 

 

Geo Lamie

Machlen

June 5

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Mitchell

Had a child dead born

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Stevenson

Haugh

 

 

6/

 

June 28

6/

 

 

 

 

(blank) Brown

Machlen

June 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes child

Geo Sron(?)

 

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes Ried

Haugh

July 19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(blank) Drin(?)

 

“ 24

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Page 144/145 Burials 1779

Names

Abode

Burried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

S/d

Payment

Remks

Janet Mcgaan

Carngellan

June 25

Third

3/6

 

1779

July 1

3/6

Bell

 

 

 

 

Sorn

Do 26

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Ferguson

Craigie

Augt 14

 

5/

 

 

5/

 

 

 

 

Hugh Wallace

Mercht had a child still born 

Augt 23

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wm Marr

Haugh

Sepr 3

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jo Farquhar

Smithyshaw

Do 25

 

6/

 

June 28

7/

Bell

 

 

Being aged of the parish

Jo Lindsay

Killoch

“ 28

 

5/

 

 

5/

Bell

 

 

 

(blank) Aitken

Smithston

Octr 10

A child

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hector Paton

Auchinbrain

Do 13

 

5/

 

 

5/

Bell

 

 

 

Mrs Emerson

Balochmyle

Do 20

 

6/

 

 

6/

Bell

 

 

 

William Gibson

Neileth

Do 21

 

3/6

 

 

3/6

Nil

 

 

Drowned in Sh? Water at Cathrine

Thos Barry

Brignuolad

Decr 14

 

3/6

 

April 26

3/6

Nill

 

 

 

Geo Goudie

Little Sorn

Decr 20

 

3/6

 

 

3/6

 

 

 

 

Chas Paton

Demhey

 

Sorn Mortcloth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes Paton

 

 

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lillias Morton

Machlin

Do 31

Poor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burials in 1779 were 29 Decrease 2

Burials of 1778 were 31 Increase 7

Page 142/143 A list of Burrials in the Church Yeard

Names

Abode

When Buried

Mortcloth

Price S/d

 

Payment

Cr S/d

Bell

S/d

Payment

Cr s/d

Remks

Willm Murray

Machlin

Janry 4

 

 

 

 

 

Nil

00/00

 

00/00

Killed by a fall poor

Marrion Stevenson

Hillhead

Do 14

Third

3/6

 

Feby 25

3/6

Nil

00/00

 

 

 

Alexr Stevenson

Do

Feby 6

Little

1/0

 

Do 25

1/0

Nil

00/00

 

 

 

Jean Brown

Machlin

March 8

 

 

 

 

 

Nil

00/00

 

 

Poor

Jean Wallace

Auchmillan Braehead

March 17

Old

 

 

 

 

Nil

00/00

 

 

Poor

(blank)

Auchenleck

Do 26

 

 

 

 

 

Nil

00/00

 

 

A child

John Richmond

Carlieth

April 6

Best

7/0

 

 

7/0

Bell

1/0

April 8

1/

 

William Dick

Newstreet

Do 27

Second

5/0

 

 

5/0

Bell

 

1780

July 26

4/6

Alogted 6 person

Alexr Paterson

Shioch had a child dead born

 

 

 

 

Burried 29 April

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Gemmil

Machlin

May 1

Best

6/0

 

 

 

Bell

 

 

 

 

Janet Findlay

Do

Do 11

Poor

 

 

 

 

Nill

 

 

 

Poor

Jean Glaser

Skioch

Do 24

Best

7/0

 

June 3

7/0

Bell

 

 

 

 

Janet White

 

Do 31

Little

1/0

 

 

1/0

 

 

 

 

 

Page 141 Burials 1778

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Paymnt

S/D

Remarks

Adam Murdoch

Lochhill

March 7

1

7/

March 12

6/

S Blsh Deduced

Andr Mackie

Machlin

Do 7

3

3/6

Do

3/6

 

Agnes White

Do

Do 9

M Maths Mortcloth

 

 

 

A Child

Hugh Wilson

Gatehouse

Do 10

2

5/

March 12

5/

 

Jas Borland

Aird

Do 15

3

3/6

 

 

 

(blank) Aird

Carleith

Do 20

2

5/

July 2

5/

 

James Brown

Machlen

April 7

 

 

 

 

Poor

Janet Hamilton

Do

Do 27

3

3/6

 

 

 

Jas Dick

Dalsangan

May 13

2

5/

July 2

5/

 

Jas Alexander

Barwheys

July 7

 

 

 

 

A Child

John Brydon’s Child

Millerstown

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes Morris

Auchenlech

Augt 3

3

3/6

Augt 6

1/6

Being poor

John Mackie

Machlin

Augt 5

 

 

 

 

A Child Dead Born

(blank) Merrie

Do

Do 12

 

 

 

 

A child

Christian Campbell

Haugh

Sepr 3

1

6/

March 18

6/

 

Jas Miller

Haugh

Sepr 5

2

 

 

 

 

James Aitken

Machlin

“ 18

1

 

 

 

 

John Murdoch

Willock

Novr 9

2

5/

Decr 3

5/

Bell

Eupham Campbell

Machlin

Do 12

1

6/

Decr 3

6/

 

Janet Stevenson

Hillhead

Do 13

1

6/

Do 3

6/

 

John Merrie

Machlin

Decr 5

 

 

 

 

Poor

Page 140 Burials in the Churchyeard of Machlin 1777

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Paymnt

S/D

Remarks

Jas Fisher

Cumnoch

July 30

1

7/

July 30

1/

 

Adam Wier

Machlin

Octr 4

4

 

 

 

Poor

Eliz Goudie

Hollhouse

Octr 14

3

3/6

Decr 11

3/6

 

George Mitchell

Aird

 

 

 

 

 

Had a Child Stillborn

Christian Ried

Bargour

Decr 10

3

3/6

Decr 11

3/6

 

Burials 1777 were 26, decrease 35

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Paymnt

S/D

(Remarks) 1778

Hugh? Ronald

Machlin

Janry 7

 

 

 

 

A child

Willm Paton

Wellon

 

2

5/

March 12

5/

 

Jas Train

 

 

 

 

 

 

Had a son Baptised Burd 24 Janry

Matthew Campbell

 

Febry 3

1

6/

March 12

6/

 

Robt Armour

Machlin

Do 6

L

1/

March 12

1/

A Child

Jo Eglesome

Do

Do 13

 

 

 

 

Do

Lady Townhead

Cathrin

Do 18

Sorn

 

March 12

2/6

 

Christ Sevan

Machlin

Do 24

2

5/

Do

5/

 

(blank) Mclonachan

Barfeet

March

 

3/

 

 

A Child

Hugh Paton

Galston

March 5

3

3/6

March 12

3/6

 

Page 139 Burials in the Churchyeard of Machlin 1777

Persons

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

S/D

Paymnt

S/D

Trouble

Age

Mary Doak

Machlin

Janry 22

1

6/

Janry 26

6/

Astmah

 

Agnes Smith

Do

Febry 3

 

 

 

 

Bowel hive

4 ms

Jean Lambie

Do

Janry 15

3

 

Poor

 

 

 

Janet Gillespie

Do

 

1

6/

March 2

6/

 

 

David Boswell

Shellside

 

2

3/6

April 3

3/6

 

 

George Smith

Haugh

March 3

2

3/6

March 6

3/6

Mizles

13

Sara Wilson

Machlin

Do 4

2

 

Poor

 

Old Age

 

Geo Wilson

Do

Do 12

2

 

Poor

 

Old Age

 

Agnes Jamie

Hill

Do 18

2

3/6

April 3

3/6

Childbed

 

Wm Mack

Machlin

Do 21

3

1/6

July 3

1/6

 

 

Wm Smith’s Child

Dead Born

March 28

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet Paton

Demhey

April 29

3

1/

May 1

1/

 

 

Jean Murray

Auchinbrain

May 3

2

3/6

July 3

3/6

 

 

Eliz Widron

Machlin

Do 3

A child

 

 

 

 

 

(blank) Richmond

Blairkip

Do 3

4/

1/

July 3

1/

 

 

Eliz Smyllie

Ladeside

June 6

1

7/

Do 3

7/

Buried Craigie

 

(blank) Paton

Briggs

“ 9

4

1/

 

 

A child

 

Geo Hunter

Barlosh

“ 23

4

1/

July 3

1/

Buried Sorn

 

Matthew Kay

Alton

July 3

1

7/

Do 3

7/

 

 

Jas Vance

Machlin

July 23

2

3/6

 

 

 

 

Duncan Mcfarland

Do

Do 28

2

3/6

Poor

 

 

 

Page 104 Burials 1776

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Date of Paymnt

S/D

Disease

Margt Mitchell

Aird

Sepr 23

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Janet Ronald

Machlin

“ 24

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Eliz Murkland

Do

“ 28

Do

 

 

 

Pox

Alexr Mackie

Do

“ 28

Do

 

 

 

Pox

Gavin Weir

Do

Octr 2

Do

 

 

 

Pox

Jo Kennedy

Dalsangan

“ 2

2

3/6

 

 

Buried in Craigie

John Mcreath

Machlin

“ 8

 

 

 

 

Pox

Jas Borland

Do

“ 8

 

 

 

 

Pox

Janet Mitchell

Craighead

“ 9

 

 

 

 

Pox

Janet Mcgill

Machlin

“ 15

 

 

 

 

Pox

Agnes Shaw

Lawsbridge

“ 15

 

 

 

 

Pox

Willm Brooks

Machlin

“ 28

 

 

 

 

Pox

Jean Ronald

Haugh

“ 29

 

 

 

 

Pox

Jas Niven

Machlin

“ 30

 

 

 

 

Pox

Janet Glesome

Do

“ 31

 

 

 

 

Pox

Matt Paterson

Ladebrae

Nov 1

1

7/

Nov 9

7/

 

John Wallace

Machlin

“ 2

 

 

 

 

 

Margt Campbell

Aird

“ 13

2

3/6

Decr 5

3/6

 

Christ Mclure

Machlin

“ 15

2

3/6

Decr 5

3/6

Old age

Eliz Osborn

Do

Decr 16

1

7/

Janry 2

9/

 

Jas Hodge

Do

Do 23

3

 

poor

 

 

Page 103

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Date of Paymnt

S/D

Remarks

Willm Paton

Roddenhead

July 23

1

7/

Augt 13

7/

Buried at Loudon parish

John Clerk

Machlin

Do 27

A child

 

 

 

Pox

George Samson

Martens hill

Augt 5

1

6/

Augt 13

6/

Perished in the water of Ayr

Jas Miller

Auchmillan

Do 5

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Mary McGaan

Haugh

Do 6

Little

1/

Augt 13

1/

 

Jas Smith

Machlin

Do 10

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Joan Black

Do

Do 16

A child

 

 

 

Pox

John Wallace

Do

“ 17

Poor

 

 

 

Pox

Hugh Miller

Auchmillan

“ 22

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Magdalan Campbell

Nr Place

“ 24

Little

1/

Dec 5

2/6

A Mortification in the throat

Jean Purdie

Machlin

“ 28

Do

1/

 

 

Pox

Mungo Campbell

Nr Place

Sepr 2

Do

1/

Decr 5

2/6

A Mortification in the throat

Peter Wilson

Machlin

“ 2

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Isobal Brown

Do

“ 3

Do

1/

Sepr 4

1/

Pox

John Brown

Do

“ 7

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Wm Jamieson

Do

“ 7

A child

 

 

 

Pox

Mary Armour

Do

“ 10

Do

1/

Decr 3

1/

Pox

Jean Dalglish

Friendless head

“ 17

Sorn

 

 

 

Do

S Strachorn

Kingenclugh

“ 19

Tarbolton

 

 

 

Card ? place

Hugh Aird & Janet Aird

Machlin

“ 23

Little

1/

Decr 5

1/

Pox & pox

Alexr Dalglish

Friendless head

“ 23

Sorn

 

 

 

Pox

Page 100 Burials 1776

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Date of Paymnt

S/D

 

Jas Culbertson

Mach

Janry 26

2

3/6

Febry 1

3/6

 

Jo Dicks wife

Br newton

“ 30

2

3/6

March 7

3/6

 

Jo Dick

Do

Febry 6

2

3/6

“ 7

3/6

 

Hellen Morton

Mossgeel

“ 14

1

6/

“ 7

6/

 

Jo Ried

Bargour

“ 28

2

3/6

“ 7

3/6

 

Agnes Dunlop

Welton

March 2

2

3/6

April 4

3/6

 

Christ Mitchell

Catrine

Do 15

Sorn Mortcloth

 

 

 

 

Janet Murdoch

Welockoton

April 2

Little

1/

May 4

1/

 

Geo Templeton

Mach

April 12

Had a child dead born

 

 

 

 

Hugh Marr

Auchmillan

April 13

A child

 

 

 

 

Archd Mutrie

Mach

April 15

A child

 

 

 

 

Jo Barry

Hallhill

April 17

Had a child not baptized buried

 

 

 

 

Mary Jamie

Cathrine

April 22

Sorn Mortcloth

 

 

 

 

Janet Campbell

Dalra

May 1

A child

 

 

 

 

Jo Whyte

Machlin

Do 13

Little

1/

May 13

1/

 

Helen Kelso

Aird

July 1

2

3/6

July 4

3/6

 

Eliz Clerk

Machlin

“ 12

Old

Poor

 

 

 

Jas Dunbars child

 

July 16

Still born

 

 

 

 

Page 93 Burrials 1775

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

Sh/D

Date of Paymnt

S/D

 

Jean Miller

Machlin

June 1

Poor

 

 

 

 

Eliz Merrie

Do

Do 7

 

 

 

 

A child

Janet Ronald

Yett

Do 27

1

6/

July 6

6/

 

Robt Hunter

Overton

“ 29

Poor

 

 

 

 

Robt Nisbet

Lawriland

July 1

2

3/6

 

 

 

(blank) Paton

Roddenhead

July 3

A child

 

 

 

 

Jas Brown

Machlin

July 7

2

4/

Augt 31

4/

 

(blank) Cameron

Bilbox

“ 7

Poor

 

 

 

 

(blank) Hendry

Sorn Mains

“ 8

Sorn Mortcloth

 

 

 

 

Agnes Strachorns

July 10

 

Child not baptized

 

 

 

 

Jean Ried

Bargour

 

2

3/6

Augt 31

3/6

 

Jean Baird

Machlin

Sepr 22

1

6/

Octr 5

6/

 

Janet Nichle

Do

Octr 13

Poor

 

 

 

 

Robt Wilson

Do

Decr 23

 

 

 

 

A child

Burials in the Church Yeard of Machlin in the Year 1775 were 45

 Page 92 Burrials 1775

Names

Abode

Buried

Mortcloth

S/D

Date of Paymnt

S/D

 

Alexr Gemmel

Nitton

Janry 14

2

4/

Poor

 

 

Marrion Paul

Whiteflet

“ 20

2

4/

Poor

 

 

Janet Paton

Wellon

Feby 10

2

4/

March 9

4/

 

Robt Alexr

Machlin

“ 14

2

4/

Do

4/

Flux

Robt Mitchell

Cambbisyre

“ 24

A child not baptized