The McMORRANs of WISTON, Lanarkshire

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The Family of William McMorran and Katherine Brown
First Generation

1. WILLIAM McMORRAN, occupation Shepherd.  He married KATHERINE BROWN, m. 8 APR 1693, in Wiston, Lanark.
    Children:
      i ALEXANDER McMORRAN, bap. JAN 1696, Wiston, Lanark.
      ii JOHN McMORRAN, bap. 25 FEB 1694, Wiston, Lanark.
    2. iii ROBERT McMORRAN.
      iv JAMES McMORRAN, bap. 22 MAY 1715, Wiston, Lanark.

Second Generation

2. ROBERT McMORRAN, bap. 21 APR 1706, Wiston, Lanark, occupation Shepherd.  He married Unknown.  ROBERT died 6 FEB 1774, Wiston, Lanark, buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 10 NOV 1729, Greenhill, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 17 NOV 1729, Wiston, Lanark, occupation Shepherd.  He married KATHRINE CALLEN, m. 16 FEB 1757, in Wiston, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 17 OCT 1801, Middingcots, Wiston, Lanark, buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
      ii MARY McMORRAN, b. Greenhill, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 24 OCT 1731, Wiston, Lanark.
      iii KATHRINE McMORRAN, b. Greenhill, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 21 FEB 1733, Wiston, Lanark.  She married JOHH GOLDIE, m. 10 JUL 1761, in Wiston, Lanark.
      iv JOHN McMORRAN, b. Greenhill, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 13 APR 1735, Wiston, Lanark.
      v ARCHIBALD McMORRAN, bap. 24 JAN 1737, Wiston, Lanark.
    3. vi JAMES McMORRAN b. 1739.
      vii MARGARET McMORRAN, b. 26 FEB 1743, Sornfalla, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 9 MAR 1743, Wiston, Lanark.
      viii JOHN McMORRAN, b. 8 JAN 1747, Greenhill, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 14 JAN  1747, Wiston, Lanark.

Third Generation

3. JAMES McMORRAN, b. 1739, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 8 FEB 1739, Wiston, Lanark, occupation Shepherd.  He married JEAN TEMPLETON.
    Children:
    4. i ISABELLA McMORRAN b. 23 APR 1769.
      ii MARY McMORRAN, b. 21 MAY 1771, Crawfordjohn, Lanark, bap. 24 MAY 1771, Glenbleath, Crawfordjohn, Lanark.
      iii ROBERT McMORRAN, b. 11 NOV 1773, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 14 NOV 1773, Glespin, Douglas, Lanark.
      iv KATHRINE McMORRAN, b. 2 FEB 1776, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 13 FEB 1776, Glespin, Douglas, Lanark.
      v JAMES McMORRAN, b. 7 APR 1778, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 12 APR 1778, Muiryett, Douglas, Lanark.
      vi JEAN McMORRAN, b. 21 JUL 1780, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 23 JUL 1780, Maidengill, Douglas, Lanark.
      vii WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 20 NOV 1782, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 24 NOV 1782, Maidengill, Douglas, Lanark.
    5. viii MAREN McMORRAN b. 16 DEC 1785.
      ix JAMES McMORRAN, b. 25 FEB 1788, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 2 MAR 1788, Maidengill, Douglas, Lanark.

Fourth Generation

4. ISABELLA McMORRAN, b. 23 APR 1769, Crawfordjohn, Lanark, bap. 30 APR 1769, Glenbleath, Crawfordjohn, Lanark.  She married WILLIAM McMORRAN, m. 25 SEP 1789, in Roberton, Lanark, (son of JAMES McMORRAN and MARION YOUNG) bap. 20 FEB 1755, Wiston, Lanark, d. 3 JAN 1816, Cormiston Bank, Wiston, Lanark, buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.  ISABELLA died 25 NOV 1857, Quothquan, Lanark, buried: 25 NOV 1857, Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
    Children:
      i JAMES McMORRAN, b. 26 FEB 1792, West Mill Rig, Roberton, Lanark, bap. 29 FEB 1792, Roberton, Lanark.
    6. ii JAMES McMORRAN.
      iii MARION McMORRAN, b. 19 JUN 1796, West Mill Rig, Roberton, Lanark, bap. 26 JUN 1796, Roberton, Lanark.
    7. iv ROBERT McMORRAN b. 7 JUL 1798.
    8. v WILLIAM McMORRAN b. 22 DEC 1802.
      vi MARION McMORRAN, bap. 1 OCT 1804, Libberton, Lanark.
    9. vii JOHN McMORRAN b. 1808.
      viii THOMAS McMORRAN, bap. 20 JUN 1810, Libberton, Lanark, d. 15 JAN 1859, Wiston, Lanark, buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
 
1841 Census
Piece:
SCT1841/650 Place: Libberton-Lanarkshire Enumeration District: 3
Civil Parish: Liberton Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or
Island: Liberton
Folio: 3 Page: 12
Address: Cormiston
 

Surname

 

First name(s)

 

Sex

 

Age

 

Occupation

 

Where Born

MCMORRAN

 

Thomas

 

M

 

30

 

Cotton Weaver 

 

Lanarkshire

MCMORRAN

 

Sibbald

 

F

 

70

 

 

 

Lanarkshire

5. MAREN McMORRAN, b. 16 DEC 1785, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 19 DEC 1785, Maidengill, Douglas, Lanark.  She married WILLIAM McMORRAN, m. 20 OCT 1811, in Langhouse, Douglas, Lanark, occupation Greeve.
    Children:
      i MARGRET McMORRAN, b. 23 JUL 1816, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 7 AUG 1816, Langhouse, Douglas, Lanark.
    10. ii JAMES McMORRAN b. c.1818.
      iii ELEANOR McMORRAN, b. c.1820, Lanark, Lanark.
    11. iv WILLIAM McMORRAN b. 1822.
      v ROBERT McMORRAN, b. c.1823, Lanark, Lanark, d. 10 MAY 1868, Coatbridge, Lanark.

Fifth Generation

6. JAMES McMORRAN, bap. 1 JUN 1794, Wiston, Lanark, occupation Farmer.  He married JANET ADAMS, d. <1882.  JAMES died 1 MAR 1882, Murieston Castle, Mid Calder, Midlothian. (see Census 1881 entry below)
    Children:
    12. i WILLIAM McMORRAN.
      ii ADAM McMORRAN, bap. 31 DEC 1826, Covington, Lanarkshire.
      iii JAMES McMORRAN, bap. 20 JUN 1830, Covington, Lanarkshire, occupation Farm Labourer.  He married JANET REID, m. 1877, in Kirknewton, b. 1850, West Calder, Edinburgh. (see Census 1881 entry below)

7. ROBERT McMORRAN, b. 7 JUL 1798, Roberton, Lanark, bap. 8 JUL 1798, Roberton, Lanark.  He married MARY CAMPBELL.  ROBERT died 25 JAN 1876, Biggar, Lanark.
    Children:
      i ELIZABETH McMORRAN.  She married WILLIAM FINLAYSON, m. 18 JUL 1856, in Biggar, Lanark.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Main St; Census Place: Biggar, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203614     GRO Ref    Volume 623    EnumDist 1    Page 6
Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
Elizabeth FINLAYSON Head W 44 F   Biggar, Lanark, Scotland
Robert FINLAYSON Son U 18 M Plumber Liberton, Lanark, Scotland
Elizabeth FINLAYSON Daur 15 F   Liberton, Lanark, Scotland
Grace FINLAYSON Daur   6 F Scholar Biggar, Lanark, Scotland
William FINLAYSON Grand Son   3 M   Biggar, Lanark, Scotland

8. WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 22 DEC 1802, West Mill Rigg, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 26 DEC 1802, Wiston, Lanark, occupation Carrier & Farmer at Quothquan Mill.  He married JANET SMITH, m. 13 AUG 1830, in Libberton, Lanark, b. 1797, d. 30 JUN 1875, Craig Cottage, Libberton, Lanark, buried: 2 JUL 1875, Libberton Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 9 FEB 1886, Craig Cottage, Quothquan, Libberton, Lanark, buried: 12 FEB 1886, Libberton, Lanark.
    Children:
    13. i WILLIAM McMORRAN b. 6 SEP 1831.
    14. ii ROBERT McMORRAN b. 31 JAN 1838.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Uppertown;  Census Place: Libberton, Lanark, Scotland;  Source: FHL Film 0203695     GRO Ref    Volume 650    EnumDist 3    Page 9
Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
William MC MORRAN Head W 78 M Retired Farmer Wiston, Lanark, Scotland
William MC MORRAN Head M 49 M Farmer Of 126 Ac 2 Men 2 Women Libberton, Lanark, Scotland
Catherine MC MORRAN Wife M 48  F Farmers Wife Biggar, Lanark, Scotland
William MC MORRAN Son U 20 M Ironmonger Shopman Libberton, Lanark, Scotland
John MC MORRAN Son U 18 M Farmers Son Libberton, Lanark, Scotland
Robert MC MORRAN Son   16 M Scholar Libberton, Lanark, Scotland
Grisselia HUNTER Visitor U 31 Biggar, Lanark, Scotland
Jane CARRICK Serv U 22 Cook Domes Serv Culter, Lanark, Scotland
Isabella NEWBIGGIN Serv 19 F General Serv Domes Roberton, Lanark, Scotland
Alexander WATSON Serv U 20 M Farm Serv Libberton, Lanark, Scotland

9. JOHN McMORRAN, b. 1808, Cormiston, Libberton, Lanark, bap. 5 DEC 1808, Libberton, Lanark, occupation Courier.  He married JANET CUNNINGHAM, m. 7 AUG 1835, in Lamington, Lanark, b. 1811, Douglas, Lanark, bap. 26 MAY 1811, Douglas, Lanark, d. 18 JUL 1889, Lanark, Lanark.  JOHN died 28 FEB 1894, Lanark, Lanark, buried: Lanark Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM McMORRAN, bap. 5 JUN 1836, Covington, Lanark, d. 27 OCT 1848, Covington, Lanark.
      ii MARION McMORRAN, bap. 1 APR 1838, Covington, Lanark.
    15. iii SIBBELLA McMORRAN.
    16. iv WILLIAM McMORRAN.
      v JANET McMORRAN, bap. 21 JUL 1844, Covington, Lanark.
      vi JOHN B. McMORRAN, bap. 30 MAY 1846, Covington, Lanark, d. 31 OCT 1848, Covington, Lanark.
      vii AGNES McMORRAN, b. 12 SEP 1852, Carmichael, Lanark.
    17. viii JOHN McMORRAN b. 21 APR 1855.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Cottage; Census Place: Libberton, Lanark, Scotland;  Source: FHL Film 0203695     GRO Ref    Volume 650    EnumDist 3    Page 8
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
John MC MORRAN Head M 72 M Gardeners Labourer Libberton, Lanark, Scotland
Janet MC MORRAN Wife M 68 F Gardeners Labourers Wife Douglas, Lanark, Scotland
John MC MORRAN Grandson 12 M Scholar East Liberton, Edinburgh, Scotland

10. JAMES McMORRAN, b. c.1818, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Shoemaker.  He married MARGARET PEAT, m. 21 NOV 1841, in Lanark. Lanark, b. 20 MAR 1814, Lanark, Lanark, bap. 28 MAR 1814, Lanark, Lanark, d. 12 APR 1877, Airdrie, Lanark.  JAMES died 21 SEP 1885, Slamanan, Stirling.
    Children:
    18. i GRACE McMORRAN b. 1847.
    19. ii JAMES McMORRAN b. 1850.
      iii WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 1852, Lanark, Lanark, d. 9 SEP 1875, Airdrie, Lanark.

11. WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 1822, occupation Cotton Weaver.  He married ANNIE FULTON, m. 20 FEB 1861, in Lanark, Lanark, b. 13 MAR 1830, Lanark, Lanark, d. 10 APR 1863, Lanark, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 3 DEC 1897, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
    20. i WILLIAM McMORRAN b. 22 MAY 1861.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Castlegate; Census Place: Lanark, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203694     GRO Ref    Volume 648    EnumDist 1    Page 16
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
William MC MORRAN Head 56 Cotton Weaver Lanark, Lanark, Scotland

Sixth Generation

12. WILLIAM McMORRAN, bap. 18 MAY 1823, Covington, Lanarkshire, occupation Dairyman.  He married MARGARET HENDERSON, m. 1877, in Pettinain, Lanark, b. 1840, Lanark, Lanarkshire, buried: West Calder Cemetery, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 28 JUL 1912, Skivo, West Calder, Lanark, buried: West Calder Cemetery, Lanark. (see Census 1881 entry below)
    Children:
      i JAMES McMORRAN, b. 1878, Mid Calder, Midlothian, d. 1878, Mid Calder, Midlothian.
      ii JAMES McMORRAN, b. 1879, Mid Calder, Midlothian, d. 1886, Mid Calder, Midlothian.
      iii JOHN McMORRAN, b. 1880, Mid Calder, Midlothian.

13. WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 6 SEP 1831, Libberton, Lanark, bap. 25 SEP 1831, Libberton, Lanark, occupation Carrier & Farmer at Quothquan Mill.  He married CATHERINE HUNTER, m. 14 AUG 1859, in Libberton, Lanark, b. 1831, Biggar, Lanark, (daughter of WILLIAM HUNTER and ISABELLA CRANSTONE) d. 2 AUG 1897, 90 High St, Lanark, Lanark, buried: 5 AUG 1897, Lanark Churchyard, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 28 JUN 1901.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 23 SEP 1860, Quothquan Mill, Libberton, Lanark, occupation Ironmonger, d. 7 MAR 1927, Scarletmuir, Lanark, buried: St. Kentigern's Cemetery, Lanark.
    21. ii JOHN HUNTER McMORRAN b. 29 MAY 1862.
      iii ROBERT McMORRAN, b. 6 FEB 1865, Libberton, Lanark, d. 16 JAN 1920, Wheatlandside House, Lanark, buried: 19 JAN 1920, Lanark Cemetery, Lanark.

14. ROBERT McMORRAN, b. 31 JAN 1838, Libberton, Lanark, bap. 18 FEB 1838, Libberton, Lanark, occupation Minister, Dunoon.  He married MARGARET KEMP, m. 21 SEP 1865, in Edinburgh, Scotland, b. 8 JUL 1840, Edinburgh, d. 19 NOV 1929.  ROBERT died 21 AUG 1908, Edinburgh.
    Children:
      i JANET RAMSAY MACMORRAN, b. 30 JUL 1868, Cadder, Lanark, d. 1 NOV 1884, Free Church Manse, Dunoon, Argyle.
    22. ii WILLIAM JAMES McMORRAN b. 6 NOV 1869.
      iii FRANCIS KEMP McMORRAN, b. 28 FEB 1871, Dunoon, Argyll.  He married CAROLYN M. VAUGHN, m. 1906, d. 29 JUL 1956.  FRANCIS died 4 JUL 1953.
    23. iv ROBERT SMITH McMORRAN b. 14 DEC 1872.
    24. v CATHERINE AMELIA McMORRAN b. 12 MAY 1875.
      vi MARGARET ANNE McMORRAN, b. 14 JUL 1877, Dunoon, Argyll, d. 27 OCT 1884, Free Church Manse, Dunoon, Argyle.
    25. vii CHARLES ALEXANDER McMORRAN b. 25 OCT 1879.

15. SIBBELLA McMORRAN, bap. 23 FEB 1840, Covington, Lanark.
    Children:
      i JOHN McMORRAN, b. 1868, Edinburgh.

16. WILLIAM McMORRAN, bap. 13 MAR 1842, Covington, Lanark.  He married MARGARET CORE, b. 1831, Covington, Lanark.
    Children:
      i JOHN McMORRAN, b. 14 JUN 1861, Carmichael, Lanark, occupation Plumber.
      ii JAMES McMORRAN, b. 7 DEC 1863, Lanark, Lanarkshire, occupation Plumber.
      iii WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 20 MAY 1867, Lanark, Lanarkshire.

17. JOHN McMORRAN, b. 21 APR 1855, Carmichael, Lanark, bap. 22 MAY 1855, Carmichael, Lanark, occupation Farm Servant.  He married (1) MARGARET NEWLANDS, m. 4 JUN 1875, in Covington, Lanark, b. 20 DEC 1848, Covington, Lanark, d. 19 DEC 1897, Carmichael, Lanark.  He married (2) MARGARET ELLIOTT.  JOHN died 20 JAN 1909, Lanark, Lanark.
    Children by MARGARET NEWLANDS:
      i CHRISTINA McMORRAN, b. 22 JUL 1875, Covington, Lanark.
      ii JANET McMORRAN, b. 23 MAY 1877, Covington, Lanark.
    26. iii JOHN McMORRAN b. 20 FEB 1879.
    27. iv MARGARET McMORRAN b. 2 MAR 1881.
      v SIBELLA McMORRAN, b. 12 MAR 1883, Biggar, Lanark.
      vi MARY AGNES McMORRAN, b. 6 SEP 1886, Biggar, Lanark.
      vii DAVID McMORRAN, b. 25 SEP 1889, Carnwath, Lanark, d. 4 JUN 1958, Calgary, Alberta.

18. GRACE McMORRAN, b. 1847, Lanark, Lanark.  She married HENRY BROWN, m. 30 JUL 1869, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 1845, Ireland, occupation Plasterer, d. 9 DEC 1923, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.  GRACE died 2 DEC 1923, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM BROWN, b. 11 JUN 1871, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii JAMES McMORRAN BROWN, b. 25 DEC 1872, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 24 JAN 1873, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iii MARGARET PATE BROWN, b. 5 OCT 1873, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 6 MAR 1874, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iv GRACE McMORRAN BROWN, b. 11 DEC 1874, Airdrie, Lanark.
    28. v MARGARET PATE BROWN b. 29 SEP 1876.
      vi HENRY BROWN, b. 8 AUG 1878, Airdrie, Lanark. (emigrated to America)
      vii JAMES McMORRAN BROWN, b. 29 MAR 1880, Airdrie, Lanark. (emigrated to America)
      viii ROBERT BROWN, b. 1882, Slamanan, Stirling. (emigrated to America)
      ix ANNE SOMERS BROWN, b. 30 APR 1883, Slamanan, Stirling.

19. JAMES McMORRAN, b. 1850, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Stone Mason.  He married ISABELLA McKENZIE, m. 9 JUN 1870, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 1849, Reding, Stirling, d. 14 APR 1921, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.  JAMES died 28 APR 1919, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
    29. i JAMES McMORRAN b. 6 JAN 1871.
      ii ANDREW McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 18 JUL 1872, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 10 MAR 1873, Airdrie, Lanark.
    30. iii ISABELLA BAXTER McMORRAN b. 16 DEC 1873.
      iv MARGARET McMORRAN, b. 21 DEC 1875, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 18 FEB 1878, Airdrie, Lanark.
    31. v JANE McKENZIE McMORRAN b. 10 FEB 1878.
      vi ANDREW McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 3 DEC 1879, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 17 FEB 1884, Airdrie, Lanark.
    32. vii MARGARET PATE McMORRAN b. 8 NOV 1881.
    33. viii CHRISTINA McKENZIE McMORRAN b. 23 OCT 1883.
    34. ix MARY McKENZIE McMORRAN b. 8 MAY 1886.
      x WILLIAM McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 16 JUN 1888, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Stonemason, d. 16 JUN 1977, Airdrie, Lanark.
    35. xi GRACE McMORRAN b. 30 JUN 1890.

20. WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 22 MAY 1861, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Draper.  He married LILY GLEN BRODIE, m. 3 FEB 1897, in Glasgow.
    Children:
      i LILY McMORRAN, b. 9 DEC 1897, Pollockshaws, Glasgow.

Seventh Generation

21. JOHN HUNTER McMORRAN, b. 29 MAY 1862, Libberton, Lanark, occupation Farmer & Nurseryman.  He married ELIZABETH MACKENZIE, b. 26 JUL 1868, Pitkerrie, Fearn, Lanark, d. 8 APR 1958, Coatbridge Hospital.  JOHN died 4 FEB 1930, Scarletmuir, Lanark, Lanark, buried: Lanark Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM McMORRAN, b. 14 JAN 1905, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Nurseryman.  He married MARGARET AYTON MORE, m. 1948, b. 1913, d. NOV 1984, Lanark, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 14 OCT 1984, Lanark, Lanark.
    36. ii HELEN CATHERINE McMORRAN b. 9 NOV 1906.
    37. iii DONALD ALEXANDER MACKENZIE McMORRAN b. 27 MAY 1909.

22. WILLIAM JAMES McMORRAN, b. 6 NOV 1869, Cadder, Lanark.  He married JOAN REID, m. 17 MAY 1902, d. 13 OCT 1937.  WILLIAM died 7 NOV 1950.
    Children:
    38. i ROBERT GRAHAM MACMORRAN b. 10 MAY 1904.
      ii MARGARET S. MACMORRAN, b. 26 APR 1907, d. 28 JAN 1986.
      iii STEWART MACMORRAN, b. 20 FEB 1912.

23. ROBERT SMITH McMORRAN, b. 14 DEC 1872, Dunoon, Argyll.  He married MARY MACMILLAN, m. 7 OCT 1905, b. 1870, d. 20 APR 1958.  ROBERT died 12 OCT 1958.
    Children:
    39. i KATHLEEN VINCENT MACMORRAN b. 16 DEC 1907.

24. CATHERINE AMELIA McMORRAN, b. 12 MAY 1875, Dunoon, Argyll.  She married JAMES WILSON ANDERSON, m. 28 APR 1908, occupation Minister Port Glasgow, d. 10 JUN 1957.  CATHERINE died 1963.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM DUNCAN ANDERSON, b. 22 AUG 1909, d. 24 AUG 1909.
    40. ii MARGARET KEMP ANDERSON b. 30 MAR 1911.
    41. iii JAMES WILSON ANDERSON b. 13 JUN 1913.

25. CHARLES ALEXANDER McMORRAN, b. 25 OCT 1879, Dunoon, Argyll.  He married JANE BROADHEAD, m. 13 SEP 1911, b. 1885, d. 1979.  CHARLES died 11 JAN 1928.
    Children:
      i VINCENT A. MACMORRAN, b. 8 JUN 1912.
      ii BERYL M. MACMORRAN, b. 22 APR 1915.

26. JOHN McMORRAN, b. 20 FEB 1879, Biggar, Lanark.  He married HARRIET LADON, b. 5 MAY 1893, Tillbury, Holland, d. 28 OCT 1960, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada.  JOHN died 16 FEB 1944, Empress, Alberta, Canada. Emigrated to Canada
    Children:
      i PEGGY McMORRAN, b. 22 DEC 1922, Empress, Alberta, Canada.
    42. ii JOHN F. McMORRAN b. 16 MAR 1924.
      iii JESSIE McMORRAN, b. 18 SEP 1925, Empress, Alberta, Canada.
      iv CHARLES McMORRAN, b. 22 FEB 1927, Empress, Alberta, Canada.
      v ALEXANDER McMORRAN, b. 15 JUL 1929, Empress, Alberta, Canada.
      vi DALE McMORRAN, b. 29 MAR 1942, Empress, Alberta, Canada.

27. MARGARET McMORRAN, b. 2 MAR 1881, Strawlaw, Biggar, Lanark.  She married JAMES BROWN.  MARGARET died 13 APR 1976, Drumelzier.
    Children:
      i JAMES BROWN, b. 1905, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1983, Peebles.
      ii JOHN BROWN, b. 1906, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1974, Canada.
      iii THOMAS BROWN, b. 1907, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1978, Peebles.
      iv DAVID BROWN, b. 1909, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1982, Drumelzier, Lanark.
      v WILLIAM BROWN, b. 1910, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1910, Drumelzier, Lanark.
    43. vi MARGARET NEWLANDS ELLIOT BROWN b. 1911.
      vii ALEXANDER BROWN, b. 1912, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1960.
      viii MARY BROWN, b. 1914, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1920.
      ix ARCHIBALD NEWLANDS BROWN, b. 1915, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1953, Mousewald, DFS.
      x CHRISTINA BROWN, b. 1917, Drumelzier, Lanark.
      xi WILLIAM BROWN, b. 1919, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 1992.
      xii AGNES BROWN, b. 1920, Drumelzier, Lanark.  She married ROBERT McMORRAN RAE, b. 1921, d. 1990.  AGNES died 1991.
      xiii SIBELLA BROWN, b. 1922, Drumelzier, Lanark, d. 2000.

28. MARGARET PATE BROWN, b. 29 SEP 1876, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married JOHN GRAY, m. 30 AUG 1906, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 10 MAY 1876, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Insurance Agent, d. 31 AUG 1952, Coatbridge, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.  MARGARET died 24 FEB 1947, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cenetery, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
    44. i GRACE McMORRAN GRAY b. 22 OCT 1907.

29. JAMES McMORRAN, b. 6 JAN 1871, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Stonemason.  He married JANET ANGUS, m. 3 JUL 1891, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 1 APR 1869, Holytown, Lanark, d. 30 SEP 1939, Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.  JAMES died 18 NOV 1937, Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
    45. i JANET RICHMOND ANGUS McMORRAN b. 7 MAY 1893.
    46. ii ISABELLA McKENZIE McMORRAN b. 28 JAN 1895.
      iii ELIZABETH ANGUS McMORRAN, b. 10 MAR 1900, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 22 FEB 1906, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Lanark.
    47. iv JAMES McMORRAN b. 26 JAN 1902.
    48. v WILLIAM ANGUS McMORRAN b. 8 APR 1906.
    49. vi ANDREW McKENZIE McMORRAN b. 13 NOV 1909.

30. ISABELLA BAXTER McMORRAN, b. 16 DEC 1873, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married JOSEPH STARK GIBSON, m. 12 JUL 1895, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 1 SEP 1871, Carnwath, Lanark, occupation Colliery Contractor.
    Children:
      i ISABELLA McKENZIE GIBSON, b. 2 MAR 1897, Holytown, Lanark.
      ii ELIZABETH STARK GIBSON, b. 9 APR 1899, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iii PETER GIBSON, b. 29 JAN 1902, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iv JAMES McMORRAN GIBSON, b. 25 OCT 1908, Airdrie, Lanark.

31. JANE McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 10 FEB 1878, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married FRANCIS BUCHAN, m. 29 DEC 1899, in Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Quarry Foreman.
    Children:
      i ISABELLA McKENZIE BUCHAN, b. 16 NOV 1900, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii MARY GREIG BUCHAN, b. 4 FEB 1902, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iii WILLIAM WALTON BUCHAN, b. 11 JUL 1908, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iv JEANIE McMORRAN BUCHAN, b. 9 JUN 1913, Airdrie, Lanark.
      v VIOLET GREIG BUCHAN, b. 23 NOV 1916, Airdrie, Lanark.
      vi GRACE BUCHAN, b. 23 APR 1918, Airdrie, Lanark.

32. MARGARET PATE McMORRAN, b. 8 NOV 1881, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married SAMUEL QUINN, m. 14 JUL 1905, in Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Iron Dresser.
    Children:
      i THOMAS QUINN, b. 17 JUL 1911, Airdrie, Lanark.

33. CHRISTINA McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 23 OCT 1883, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married DONALD MUNRO, m. 31 DEC 1910, in Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Printer Compositor, d. 11 JUL 1954, Muthill, Perthshire.  CHRISTINA died 14 OCT 1961, Muthill, Perthshire.
    Children:
      i ISABELLA McMORRAN MUNRO, b. 22 JAN 1913, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii MARY MUNRO, b. 11 MAY 1920, Airdrie, Lanark.

34. MARY McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 8 MAY 1886, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married JAMES KERMACK McBAIN, m. 3 FEB 1905, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 23 AUG 1883, Dundee, Angus, occupation Dental Mechanic.  MARY died 22 FEB 1908, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
      i ISABELLA McKENZIE McBAIN, b. 19 JAN 1906, Airdrie, Lanark.

35. GRACE McMORRAN, b. 30 JUN 1890, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married ROBERT SAMUEL, m. 31 JAN 1908, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 13 MAY 1886, Carluke, Lanark, occupation Poultry Farmer, d. 8 JUL 1955, Airdrie, Lanark.  GRACE died 6 JUL 1964, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
      i ISABELLA McKENZIE SAMUEL, b. 23 APR 1908, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii JANET DAVIDSON SAMUEL, b. 10 OCT 1910, Airdrie, Lanark.
      iii JAMES McMORRAN SAMUEL, b. 31 JAN 1919, Whitsinch, Glasgow.
      iv GRACE McMORRAN SAMUEL, b. 26 APR 1927, Airdrie, Lanark.

Eighth Generation

36. HELEN CATHERINE McMORRAN, b. 9 NOV 1906, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Residential Home Matron.  She married IAN JACK, m. 16 DEC 1931, b. 11 AUG 1899, Inverness, occupation Civil Engineer, d. 7 FEB 1983, Inverness.  HELEN died 11 JUL 1998.
    Children:
      i EVAN IAN MACKENZIE JACK, b. 28 NOV 1932, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Stockbroker.  He married JEAN BLACK DICK, m. JUN 1956, in Coatbridge, Lanark.
    50. ii AUDREY ELIZABETH JACK b. 11 OCT 1939.

37. DONALD ALEXANDER MACKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 27 MAY 1909, occupation Joiner and Groundsman.  He married MARGARET ISOBEL DOBBIE, m. 24 DEC 1943, b. 10 JUN 1920, Culzean, Ayr.  DONALD died 11 JUL 1989, Thirsk, N. Yorkshire.
    Children:
    51. i JOHN HUNTER McMORRAN b. 5 JUN 1945.
    52. ii MARY ELIZABETH McMORRAN b. 20 NOV 1947.

38. ROBERT GRAHAM MACMORRAN, b. 10 MAY 1904, occupation worked for Unilever.  He married LILLIAN BAY, m. 1937, in Batavia.  ROBERT died APR 1943, Indonesia.   Emigrated to Australia
    Children:
    53. i PETER ROBERT MACMORRAN b. 1940.

39. KATHLEEN VINCENT MACMORRAN, b. 16 DEC 1907.  She married JAMES KELLY MACLEOD, m. 1932, b. 1902, d. 1976.  KATHLEEN died 1984.
    Children:
    54. i HENRY DOUGLAS MACLEOD b. 1936.
    55. ii MARY MACMORRAN MACLEOD b. 1938.

40. MARGARET KEMP ANDERSON, b. 30 MAR 1911.  She married ARTHUR GRANT, m. 1938.  MARGARET died 14 AUG 1987.
    Children:
    56. i CHRISTOPHER JOHN GRANT b. 1940.
    57. ii PHILIP RAY GRANT b. 1942.

41. JAMES WILSON ANDERSON, b. 13 JUN 1913.  He married MARJORIE MOWAT, m. 1939.  JAMES died 8 MAY 1983.
    Children:
      i KAREN ANDERSON.
      ii DUNCAN ANDERSON.
      iii GREGOR ANDERSON.

42. JOHN F. McMORRAN, b. 16 MAR 1924, Empress, Alberta, Canada.  He married BETTY RODNEY, m. 21 SEP 1950, in Edmonton, Canada.
    Children:
      i SHERRY GAIL McMORRAN, b. 19 FEB 1952, Winnipeg, Canada.
      ii RODNEY REID McMORRAN, b. 28 AUG 1953, Winnipeg, Canada.
      iii DEBORAH LYNN McMORRAN, b. 17 APR 1957, Gander, Newfoundland, Canada.

43. MARGARET NEWLANDS ELLIOT BROWN, b. 1911, Drumelzier, Lanark.  She married JAMES RUSSELL, m. 1936, in Moffat, DFS.  MARGARET died 1975, Drumelzier, Lanark.
    Children:
      i JOHN RUSSELL.

44. GRACE McMORRAN GRAY, b. 22 OCT 1907.  She married THOMAS DAVIDSON MILLAR, m. 7 SEP 1939, in Glasgow, b. 17 DEC 1905, Coatbridge, Lanark, occupation Engineer, d. 9 NOV 1978, Coatbridge, Lanark.
    Children:
      i MARGARET PATE BROWN GRAY MILLAR, b. 19 JUN 1940, Airdrie, Lanark, d. 7 FEB 1987, Hemel Hempstead, England, buried: Douglas Cemetery, Douglas, Lanark.
      ii HANNAH DAVIDSON MILLAR, b. 23 JAN 1943, Airdrie, Lanark.
    58. iii GRACE McMORRAN MILLAR b. 12 MAR 1944.

45. JANET RICHMOND ANGUS McMORRAN, b. 7 MAY 1893, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married MAXWELL GRAINGER CONNELL, m. 16 JUN 1920, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 31 JUL 1891, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Butcher, d. 6 JAN 1959, Airdrie, Lanark.  JANET died 1 DEC 1984, Cleland, Lanark.
    Children:
      i JAMES CONNELL, b. 20 OCT 1924, Airdrie, Lanark.

46. ISABELLA McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 28 JAN 1895, Airdrie, Lanark.  She married DAVID McINTYRE McPHERSON, m. 27 NOV 1918, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 30 SEP 1893, Coatbridge, Lanark, occupation Iron Worker, d. 27 NOV 1971, Duns, Berwick.  ISABELLA died 7 OCT 1977, Ayr, Ayrshire.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM McPHERSON, b. 21 MAR 1919, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii JANET ANGUS McPHERSON, b. 11 OC 1927, Airdrie, Lanark.

47. JAMES McMORRAN, b. 26 JAN 1902, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Engineer.  He married MARGARET SMART McDOUGAL STIRLING COMRIE, m. 6 APR 1932, in Kilsyth, Glasgow, b. 4 OCT 1908, Kilsyth, Glasgow, d. 3 DEC 1985, Kilsyth, Glasgow.  JAMES died 4 NOV 1986, Falkirk, Stirling.
    Children:
    59. i JAMES STIRLING McMORRAN b. 16 AUG 1932.

48. WILLIAM ANGUS McMORRAN, b. 8 APR 1906, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Master Builder.  He married EVELYN McADAM, m. 18 MAR 1939, in Helensburgh, Dumbarton, b. 7 APR 1906, Ireland, d. 13 SEP 1997, Helensburgh, Dumbarton.  WILLIAM died 19 FEB 1989, Helensburgh, Dumbarton.
    Children:
      i KEITH JAMES MacMORRAN, b. 27 FEB 1950, Helensburgh, Dumbarton, d. 22 SEP 1969, Helensburgh, Dunbarton.

49. ANDREW McKENZIE McMORRAN, b. 13 NOV 1909, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Plumber.  He married MARY REID DICKSON LETHAM, m. 3 JAN 1941, in Coatbridge, Lanark, b. 27 AUG 1919, Coatbridge, Lanark, d. 31 MAY 1974, East Cleveland, Ohio, USA, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark.  ANDREW died 18 OCT 1994, Airdrie, Lanark, buried: New Monkland Cemetery, Airdrie, Lanark. Family emigrated to the USA
    Children:
    60. i JAMES ANGUS MacMORRAN b. 9 OCT 1941.
      ii SHEILA DICKSON MacMORRAN, b. 10 SEP 1944, Chryston, Glasgow.
      iii MORAG McKENZIE MacMORRAN, b. 7 AUG 1953, Cleveland, Ohio.

Ninth Generation

50. AUDREY ELIZABETH JACK, b. 11 OCT 1939, Inverness.  She married WILLIAM MICHAEL REGINALD SKIPSEY, m. 7 NOV 1959, in Thirsk, N. Yorkshire, occupation Retirement Home Proprietor.
    Children:
    61. i ANDREW JOHN SKIPSEY b. 4 OCT 1960.
    62. ii SHONA ELIZABETH SKIPSEY b. 27 NOV 1962.
    63. iii HEATHER SUZANNE SKIPSEY b. 1 AUG 1966.

51. JOHN HUNTER McMORRAN, b. 5 JUN 1945, Lanark, Lanark, occupation Teacher.  He married MARGARET POTTER, m. 27 JUL 1968, in Redcar, Yorkshire, b. 25 NOV 1944, Redcar, Yorkshire, occupation Teacher.
    Children:
    64. i KIRSTY LOUISE McMORRAN b. 25 AUG 1971.
      ii HANNAH RUTH McMORRAN, b. 9 JUN 1976, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

52. MARY ELIZABETH McMORRAN, b. 20 NOV 1947, occupation Nurse.  She married THOMAS PEACH, m. 3 MAR 1973, d. 1987.
    Children:
      i ANDREW JOHN PEACH, b. 12 MAR 1974.
      ii SALLY PEACH, b. 7 AUG 1975.

53. PETER ROBERT MACMORRAN, b. 1940, Sydney, NSW.  He married IRENE KONOVETS, m. 1978, in Sydney, NSW, b. 1950.
    Children:
      i PAUL ROBERT MACMORRAN, b. 1984.

54. HENRY DOUGLAS MACLEOD, b. 1936.  He married MARGARET NICOL BLACK, m. 1961.
    Children:
      i EWAN DOUGLAS MACLEOD, b. 1962.  He married MONIQUE DE KONING, m. 1992.
    65. ii FIONA MARGARET MACLEOD b. 1964.
      iii ALASDAIR JAMES MACLEOD, b. 1965.  He married HAZEL MALONE, m. 1993.

55. MARY MACMORRAN MACLEOD, b. 1938.  She married STANLEY HOOD, m. 1966, b. 1940.
    Children:
      i KENNETH HOOD, b. 1967.
      ii SHIONA HOOD, b. 1969.
      iii MALCOLM HOOD, b. 1972.

56. CHRISTOPHER JOHN GRANT, b. 1940.  He married ELSPETH GRANT, m. 1971, in Edinburgh.
    Children:
      i ALISON GRANT, b. 1973.
      ii IAIN ANDERSON GRANT, b. 1975.

57. PHILIP RAY GRANT, b. 1942.  He married CATHERINE MARY AMANDA SNOW, m. 1969.
    Children:
      i MATHEW JAMES GRANT, b. 1975,  Adopted.
      ii ANDREW CHRISTOPHER GRANT, b. 1977,  Adopted.

58. GRACE McMORRAN MILLAR, b. 12 MAR 1944, Airdrie, Lanark, occupation Schoolteacher.  She married NEIL BLACKWOOD McGILLIVRAY, m. 14 MAR 1974, in Coatbridge, Lanark, b. 16 APR 1940, Coatbridge, Lanark, occupation College Lecturer.
    Children:
      i SHONA MILLAR McGILLIVRAY, b. 14 FEB 1979, Airdrie, Lanark.
      ii ALISON MILLAR McGILLIVRAY, b. 2 MAR 1983, Airdrie, Lanark.

59. JAMES STIRLING McMORRAN, b. 16 AUG 1932, Kilsyth, Glasgow, occupation Company Director.  He married (1) MARGARET DONALD MacKAY, m. 4 OCT 1958, in Grangemouth, Stirling, b. 14 OCT 1937, Kirkcaldy, Fife.  He married (2) ELIZABETH SCOULLAR URQUHART, m. 1 DEC 1978, in Glasgow, b. 31 MAR 1938, Springburn, Glasgow.
    Children by MARGARET DONALD MacKAY:
    66. i EWAN DAVID MacKAY MacMORRAN b. 6 APR 1960.
    67. ii JAMES DUNCAN ROBERT MacMORRAN b. 30 SEP 1961.
    68. iii COLIN ANDREW STIRLING MacMORRAN b. 6 FEB 1965.

60. JAMES ANGUS MacMORRAN, b. 9 OCT 1941, Chryston, Glasgow, occupation Mechanical Engineer.  He married MARY MYRA THOMSON GILLESPIE LOWE, m. 3 JUN 1965, in Airdrie, Lanark, b. 10 JAN 1944, Airdrie, Lanark.
    Children:
      i KIRSTEEN GILLESPIE MacMORRAN, b. 23 JAN 1969, Airdrie, Lanark.
    69. ii STUART ANGUS MacMORRAN b. 28 JUL 1970.

Tenth Generation

61. ANDREW JOHN SKIPSEY, b. 4 OCT 1960, Northallerton, Yorkshire, occupation Sales Director.  He married JAYNE BARBARA DENNIS, m. 26 MAY 1984, b. 26 SEP 1960.
    Children:
      i MATTHEW JAMES SKIPSEY, b. 9 MAR 1988, Salisbury, Wiltshire.
      ii LUKE THOMAS SKIPSEY, b. 16 MAR 1990, Salisbury, Wiltshire.
      iii JOSHUA ALEXANDER SKIPSEY, b. 12 AUG 1997, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

62. SHONA ELIZABETH SKIPSEY, b. 27 NOV 1962, Thirsk, N. Yorkshire.  She married BRIAN ALAN SMITH, m. 23 MAY 1987, b. 22 DEC 1962, Lincoln, Lincolnshire.
    Children:
      i SOPHIE LOUISE SMITH, b. 2 AUG 1988, North Shields, Northumberland.
      ii WILLIAM ROBERT SAMUEL SMITH, b. 2 JUN 1990, North Shields, Northumberland.

63. HEATHER SUZANNE SKIPSEY, b. 1 AUG 1966, Ripon, Yorkshire.  She married GRAHAM MAX JAMES FLEETHAM, m. 18 AUG 1990, b. 4 APR 1961.
    Children:
      i JAMES MAX GRAHAM FLEETHAM, b. 17 AUG 1992.
      ii HELEN ELIZABETH FLEETHAM, b. 2 AUG 1994.

64. KIRSTY LOUISE McMORRAN, b. 25 AUG 1971, Redcar, Yorkshire.  She married MARTIN CHRISTMAS, b. 11 APR 1998.
    Children:
      i JOHN STANLEY CHRISTMAS, b. 22 MAR 1999.
      ii WILLIAM CHRISTMAS, b. 4 APR 2001.

65. FIONA MARGARET MACLEOD, b. 1964.  She married KEITH MURRAY, m. 1991.
    Children:
      i DOUGLAS ARTHUR JAMES MURRAY, b. 1992.

66. EWAN DAVID MacKAY MacMORRAN, b. 6 APR 1960, Balornock, Glasgow, occupation Sales Engineer.  He married LINDA MARY BARRON, m. 9 FEB 1983, in Laurieston, Edinburgh, b. 11 SEP 1963, Edinburgh.
    Children:
      i LEANNE LINDA MacMORRAN, b. 31 AUG 1983, Falkirk, Stirling.
      ii ASHLEIGH MARY MacMORRAN, b. 25 JAN 1988, Falkirk, Stirling.

67. JAMES DUNCAN ROBERT MacMORRAN, b. 30 SEP 1961, Falkirk, Stirling, occupation Company Director.  He married ARLENE McPHERSON, m. 8 SEP 1989, in Larbet, Stirling, b. 17 JUL 1968, Falkirk, Stirling.
    Children:
      i KIRSTIE LOUISE MacMORRAN, b. 2 MAY 1991, Falkirk, Stirling.
      ii ALYSSA SARAH MacMORRAN, b. 19 JUL 1993, Falkirk, Stirling.
      iii HANNAH JESSICA MacMORRAN, b. 1998, Larbet, Stirling.

68. COLIN ANDREW STIRLING MacMORRAN, b. 6 FEB 1965, Falkirk, Stirling, occupation Company  Director.  He married JANET AVRIL GLENNIE, m. 29 JUN 1991, in Redding, England, b. 14 APR 1966, Redding, England.
    Children:
      i GREGOR JAMES MacMORRAN, b. 21 OCT 1992, Falkirk, Stirling.
      ii CRAIG ANDREW MacMORRAN, b. 20 SEP 1995, Falkirk, Stirling.

69. STUART ANGUS MacMORRAN, b. 28 JUL 1970, England, occupation Chiropodist.  He married NATALIE JOY McBRIDE, m. 3 JUN 1995, in New Kilpatrick, Dunbarton, b. 23 JAN 1972, New Kilpatrick, Dunbarton.
    Children:
      i SOPHIE JOY MacMORRAN, b. 1998, New Kilpatrick, Dunbarton.


Thankyou to these family members who have supplied information:
John Russell (#43i) ruspar@in.com.au Stafford, Brisbane, Australia
Sheila McMorran (#49ii) Shemac44@aol.com South Euclid, Ohio, USA
John Hunter McMorran (#51) j.mcmorran@ukonline.co.uk Spalding, Lincolnshire
Peter & Irene MacMorran (#53) 02-97644447 Concord, New South Wales, Australia
Grace McGillivray (#58) Wellhall@compuserve.com Hamilton, Lanakshire, Scotland

The Family of James McMorran and Marion Young
First Generation

1. JAMES McMORRAN.  He married MARION YOUNG, m. 21 JUN 1751, in Wiston, Lanark.
    Children:
      i HELLEN McMORRAN, b. 15 FEB 1752, Sornfalla, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 20 FEB 1752, Wiston, Lanark.  She married JOHN RICHIE, m. 6 AUG 1783, in Wiston, Lanark.
    2. ii WILLIAM McMORRAN.
      iii THOMAS McMORRAN, b. 27 JUL 1757, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 1 AUG 1757, Wiston, Lanark.
      iv ROBERT McMORRAN, b. 26 SEP 1759, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 30 SEP 1759, Wiston, Lanark.
      v JAMES McMORRAN, b. 21 FEB 1762, Sornfalla, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 1 MAR 1762, Wiston, Lanark.
      vi ISOBEL McMORRAN, bap. 5 APR 1767, Biggar, Lanark.

Second Generation

2. WILLIAM McMORRAN, bap. 20 FEB 1755, Wiston, Lanark.  He married ISABELLA McMORRAN, m. 25 SEP 1789, in Roberton, Lanark, b. 23 APR 1769, Crawfordjohn, Lanark, (daughter of JAMES McMORRAN and JEAN TEMPLETON) bap. 30 APR 1769, Glenbleath, Crawfordjohn, Lanark, d. 25 NOV 1857, Quothquan, Lanark, buried: 25 NOV 1857, Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.  WILLIAM died 3 JAN 1816, Cormiston Bank, Wiston, Lanark, buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetery, Lanark.

refer to the family tree of William McMorran and Katherine Brown above for subsequent generations


CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Muireston Castle; Census Place: Mid Calder, Edinburgh, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0224022     GRO Ref    Volume 694    EnumDist 2    Page 8
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
William MC MORRAN Head M 56 M Dairyman Covington, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret H. MC MORRAN Wife M 41    Lanark, Lanark, Scotland
James MC MORRAN Son   1 M   Midcalder, Edinburgh, Scotland
John MC MORRAN Son   6m M   Midcalder, Edinburgh, Scotland
William HENDERSON Stepson   9 M Scholar Pettinain, Lanark, Scotland
James MC MORRAN Father W 87  M Formerly Farmer Wiston, Lanark, Scotland
Christina CRAWFORD Servant U 16 F   Torphichen, Linlithgow, Scotland

CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Polbeth Farm; Census Place: West Calder, Edinburgh, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0224024     GRO Ref    Volume 701    EnumDist 6    Page 1
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
James MC MORRAN Head M 50 M Farm Labourer Covington, Lanark, Scotland
Janet REID Wife M 31    Calder, Edinburgh, Scotland

The Family of Robert McMorran
First Generation

1. ROBERT McMORRAN occupation Shepherd, m. 9 JAN 1756, in Wiston, Lanark, JANET BANNATYNE.
    Children:
      i ALEXANDER McMORRAN b. 22 MAR 1758, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 26 MAR 1758, Wiston, Lanark.
      ii MARY McMORRAN bap. 28 OCT 1759, Newton, Wiston, Lanark.
    2. iii ELIZABETH McMORRAN b. 5 AUG 1761.

Second Generation

2. ELIZABETH McMORRAN b. 5 AUG 1761, Newton, Wiston, Lanark, bap. 16 AUG 1761, Wiston, Lanark, m. 27 JUN 1788, in Wiston, Lanark, WILLIAM MARCHBANK.  ELIZABETH died JUL 1800, Rikerknou, Wiston, Lanark; buried: Wiston Churchyard Cemetary, Lanark..
    Children:
    3. i JOHN MARCHBANK.
    4. ii ROBERT MARCHBANK.
    5. iii GRIZZEL MARCHBANK b. 17 DEC 1795.

Third Generation

3. JOHN MARCHBANK bap. 24 MAR 1789, Newton, Lanark, occupation Weaver, m. 12 DEC 1825, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, ELIZABETH STEVENSON, b. 1801, d. 1871.  JOHN died 1860, Devonburn, Lanark.
    Children:
    6. i WILLIAM MARCHBANK.
      ii THOMAS MARCHBANK bap. 17 JAN 1829, Lesmahagow, Lanark, m. 20 JUL 1852, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, JANE HARE.
      iii ISABELLA MARCHBANK bap. 12 OCT 1831, Lesmahagow, Lanark, m. 11 FEB 1853, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, JOHN HAMILTON.
    7. iv ELIZABETH MARCHBANK.
      v MARION MARCHBANK bap. 13 FEB 1837, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      vi JOHN MARCHBANK bap. 7 NOV 1841, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Devon Burn; Census Place: Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203695     GRO Ref    Volume 649    EnumDist 19    Page 2
Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
John MARCHBANK Head W 38 M Limestone Miner Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
John MARCHBANK Son U 13 M Scholar Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
Sarah MARCHBANK Daur U 11 Scholar Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland

4. ROBERT MARCHBANK bap. 13 MAR 1791, Wiston, Lanark, m. 24 NOV 1827, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, JANET WILSON.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM MARCHBANK bap. 11 DEC 1828, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      ii JANET MARCHBANK bap. 13 MAY 1831, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      iii JAMES MARCHBANK bap. 24 JUN 1833, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      iv JOHN MARCHBANK bap. 18 MAR 1836, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      v ROBERT MARCHBANK bap. 28 DEC 1838, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      vi ARTHUR MARCHBANK bap. 5 SEP 1841, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: 50 John St; Census Place: Dalserf, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203625     GRO Ref    Volume 638-1    EnumDist 6    Page 14
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
Janet MARCHBANK Head W 75 F Housekeeper Larkhallw, Lanark, Scotland
William MARCHBANK Son U 52  M Mason Labourer Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: 48 John St; Census Place: Dalserf, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203625     GRO Ref    Volume 638-1    EnumDist 6    Page 14
Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
James MARCHBANK Head M 47 M Stone Mason Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
Christina MARCHBANK Wife 41 F   Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
Thomas MARCHBANK Son U 19 M Stone Mason Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
William MARCHBANK Son U 15 M Silk Weaver Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: 5 Marshall St; Census Place: Dalserf, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203625     GRO Ref    Volume 638-1    EnumDist 6    Page 31
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
Robert MARCHBANK Head M 41 Colliery Blacksmith Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
Mary MARCHBANK Wife M 41   Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
Marion G. MARCHBANK Daur   12 F Scholar Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
Robert MARCHBANK Son   10 M Scholar Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
Janet W. MARCHBANK Daur   F Scholar Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
William D. MARCHBANK Son     Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Kirk Street; Census Place: Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203616     GRO Ref    Volume 625-1    EnumDist 1    Page 21
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
Arthur MARCHBANK Head M 39 M General Merchant Lesmahgow, Lanark, Scotland
Agnes MARCHBANK Wife M 40 F General Merchant Wife Strathavon, Lanark, Scotland
Jane MARCHBANK Daur U 15 F   Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
William MARCHBANK Son U 12  M Scholar Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
James MARCHBANK Son U 10 M Scholar Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
Arthur MARCHBANK Son U 5 M   Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
John MARCHBANK Son U M   Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
Agnes MARCHBANK Daur U 4 m F   Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland

5. GRIZZEL MARCHBANK b. 17 DEC 1795, Wiston, Lanark, m. 29 APR 1827, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, WILLIAM HAMILTON.
    Children:
      i WILLIAM HAMILTON bap. 29 FEB 1828, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      ii ELIZABETH HAMILTON bap. 9 MAY 1830, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      iii JOHN HAMILTON bap. 31 OCT 1832, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
      iv THOMAS HAMILTON bap. 19 FEB 1835, Lesmahagow, Lanark.

Fourth Generation

6. WILLIAM MARCHBANK bap. 14 NOV 1826, Lesmahagow, Lanark, m. 25 AUG 1854, in Lesmahagow, Lanark, JANET WHARRIE.
    Children:
      i JOHN MARCHBANK bap. 10 SEP 1854, Lesmahagow, Lanark.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Devon Burn; Census Place: Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203695     GRO Ref    Volume 649    EnumDist 19    Page 1
Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
Wm. MARCHBANK Head M 54 M Farmer And Limestone Miner Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
Janet MARCHBANK Wife M 52 F Wife Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
John MARCHBANK  Son 23 M Teacher Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland

7. ELIZABETH MARCHBANK bap. 4 DEC 1834, Lesmahagow, Lanark, m. 1856, in Devonburn, Lanark, JAMES DUNLOP, b. 1831, d. 1901.  ELIZABETH died 1901, Kirkfieldbank, Lanark.
    Children:
    8. i ELIZABETH DUNLOP b. 1856.
 
CENSUS 1881
Dwelling: Kirkfield Bank; Census Place: Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland; Source: FHL Film 0203695     GRO Ref    Volume 649    EnumDist 17    Page 10
  Rel Marr Age Sex Occ Birthplace
James DUNLOP Head Handicap: Blind M 49 M Coal Miner Carmichael, Lanark, Scotland
Elizabeth DUNLOP Wife M 46 Coal Miners Wife Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland
Isabella DUNLOP Daur U 17 F Factory Worker Johnstone, Renfrew, Scotland
Catherine DUNLOP Daur U 14 Factory Worker Johnstone, Renfrew, Scotland
Marion DUNLOP  Daur   Scholar Carmichael, Lanark, Scotland
John DUNLOP Son   M Scholar Carmichael, Lanark, Scotland
Thomas DUNLOP Son   3 M   Carmichael, Lanark, Scotland
William DUNLOP  Son   M   Lesmahagow, Lanark, Scotland

Fifth Generation

8. ELIZABETH DUNLOP b. 1856, Cabusnethan, Lanark, m. 1879, in Kirkfieldbank, Lanark, JOHN JACK McGILVRAY, b. 1857, d. 1942.  ELIZABETH died 1934, Lanark, Lanark.
    Children:
    9. i JOHN McGILVRAY b. 1884.

Sixth Generation

9. JOHN McGILVRAY b. 1884, Wilsontown, Lanark, occupation Coalminer, m. 1907, in Muirkirk, Ayrshire, ELIZABETH LAURIE REID, b. 1884, d. 1967.  JOHN died 1952, Lanark, Lanark.
    Children:
    10. i MARY SHAW McGILVRAY b. 1909.

Seventh Generation

10. MARY SHAW McGILVRAY b. 1909, Cowrie, Stirling, m. 1939, in Glasgow, Lanark, JAMES CRANSTON, b. 1911, d. 1983.  MARY died 1990, Kirkcaldy, Fife.
    Children:
      i ELIZABETH REID CRANSTON b. 1943, Muiredge, Fife, m. 1994, in Isle of Skye, DONALD ALASDAIR ROBERTSON, b. 1955.



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