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From: Wayne Hannay <>
Subject: [AYR] WIG - BMD'S FROM WFP 28TH JULY, 1853
Date: Sat, 06 Jan 2007 10:34:23 -0800
BMD'S FROM WFP 28TH JULY, 1853
> CHRISTIE, Female, still born - B23/7/1853 - At George Street, on the
> 23d instant, Mrs Christie, of a daughter, still-born.
> M'DOUALL, Male - B25/7/1853 - Here, on the 25th instant, the wife of Mr
> John M'Douall, cabinet-maker, of a son.
> WITHER, Male - B23/7/1853 - At Awhirk, on the 23d instant, Mrs James
> Wither, of a son.
> M'CREADIE, Male - B23/7/1853 - New Bridge Street, Ayr, on the 23d current,
> the wife of Mr James M'Creadie, merchant, of a son.
> M'KINNELL, Alexander - M19/7/1853 - At Castle-Douglas, on the 19th inst.,
> by the Rev. S. Cowan, Mr Alexander M'Kinnell, draper, Leeds, to Jean,
> third daughter of the late Mr John M'Vane, merchant, there.
> CARSON, George - M20/7/1853 - At Wigtown, on the 20th inst., by the Rev.
> Peter Young, Mr George Cowan, grocer and spirit merchant, Newton-Stewart,
> to Anne, eldest daughter of Mr Martin, Queen's Arms Inn, Wigtown.
> MURRAY, Barbara - D23/7/1853 - At George Street, here, on the 23d instant,
> Miss Barbara Murray, advanced in years.
> M'CARLIE, Elizabeth - D25/7/1853 - At Portlogan, on the 25th instant,
> Elizabeth, aged 3 years and 9 months, daughter of Mr Robert M'Carlie,
> coast guard there.
> SPROTT/KELLY, Mary - D23/7/1853 - At Glenluce, on the 23d instant, Mary
> Kelly, wife of Mr Edward Sprott, aged 53 years.
> FORSYTH, Archibald Samuel - D21/7/1853 - At Kirkcowan, on the 21st
> instant, Archibald Samuel, aged 1 years and 10 months, son of Mr William
> Forsyth there.
> HARKER, John Johnston - D15/7/1853 - At Dalbeattie on the 15th instant,
> John Johnston Harker, aged eight years and five months
[WFP: Wigtownshire Free Press Newspaper published since 1843]
"WIGTOWNSHIRE, a maritime County of S/W Scotland:
Previously posted WFP Announcements can be found on
THE WIGTOWNSHIRE PAGES at:
The Wigtownshire Pages gladly hosts the transcriptions of the Wigtownshire
Free Press notices; the results of the tireless efforts of Diana Henry and
[Hopefully these transcribed records may help some early family researchers
however I personally can offer no further information]
[Permission to forward without notice is granted]
b = born
m = married
d = died
inst = instant - this month
ult (ulto) = ultimo - last month
prox = proximo - next month
penult = penultima - 2nd last month
otp = of this parish
here = in the WFP it means Stranraer
c/chr/chris. = christened
curt = current (this month)
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