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Looking For McGregor from Kilmacolm, Scotland

Query by Grianaig

Looking for info on a distant branch of my Dads Grans side of the family the McGregors.

John McGregor was born Paisley around 1848 and married a Janet Currie in 1868.

They had 6 children, Janet, Euphemia, Colin, Duncan, Archibald & Mary. Janet is my GG Gran but don't know what happended to her siblings.

Any help would be gladly welcomed.

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on 2011-06-01 06:33:06

Grianaig has been a Family Tree Circles member since May 2011. is researching the following names: SWAN, QUIGLEY, CAMPBELL.

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by janilye on 2011-06-01 17:03:31

The children of John Stewart MCGREGOR 1848-1905 and Janet, nee CURRIE 1838-1917 all born in Kilmacolm were:-

1. Janet Currie MCGREGOR b:19 June 1869 d: 1948 at Greenock, Renfrewshire. m. Walter CLARK 1866-1928 at Paisley on the 8 July 1889.

2. Euphemia Currie MCGREGOR b:23 May 1871 d: 24 October 1934 at Rutherglen, Scotland. m. Thomas SIMPSON on the 26 November 1896.

3. Colin Currie Campbell McGREGOR b: 4 January 1873 d: 1929. m. Jane MCCALL at Paisley 3 February 1899.

4. Duncan McGREGOR 1875 1889

5. Archibald Stewart McGREGOR 23 November 1877 d:4 May 1944 at Ayr. m. Ann Cameron ARMITT at Barrhead, Scotland on 9 June 1899.

6. Mary Currie McGREGOR b: 10 February 1881 d: 1963

Children of John Stewart MCGREGOR and first wife Agnes LAWSON 1842-1867 married at Paisley 17 April 1861. All born in Paisley were:-

1.Elizabeth McGREGOR b:18 June 1861 d: 27 Dec. 1932 m. James RICE in 1900.

2.John McGREGOR b: 16 June 1863 d:29 October 1947 at Irvine, Ayrshire m. Mary Rose MELVIN on the 5 April 1889 at Dumbarton, Scotland.

3.Jane McGREGOR 1865 1866
4.Helen McGREGOR 1867 1867

Janet CURRIE had one child James Currie JOHNSTON born at 12 Moss St, Paisley on 10 February 1864, to her first husband Robert JOHNSTON 18401868 whom she married in Paisley on the 10 April 1863.

John Stewart MCGREGOR was a blacksmith by trade when he died on 24 September 1905 at 8 Inchgreen St., Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.
His parents were,John MCGREGOR 18071871 and Elizabeth STEWART 1812- 1872

Janet Currie died on the 2 October 1917 at 11 Hamilton Rd, Rutherglen, Scotland.
Her parents were, Colin CURRIE 1806 1865 and Mary McCORKINDALE 1811 1879

by janilye on 2011-06-01 17:10:40

I should have mentioned, but perhaps you know - Janet CURRIE and John Stewart MCGREGOR were married at Paisley on the 27 November 1868.

by Grianaig on 2011-06-03 06:32:52

Have you found anything about Janet Currie + John S McGregors' grandchildren? the only ones I know are my own lineage, through their eldest child.

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