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by WendyT
Sun May 22, 2011 9:38 am
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: Churchyard of Arbroath?
Replies: 2
Views: 524

Churchyard of Arbroath?

I have a Scotlandspeople burial record which is headed "By Order of the Managers of the Church Yard of Arbroath" can anyone tell me what church yard this would refer to? It gives my ancestor Elizabeth Ogilvie as having been buried "4 feet south of John Sturrock's stone" row 33 (it sounds like a larg...
by WendyT
Fri Apr 15, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Scottish History and Geography
Topic: Where is Knox, Arbirlot?
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Where is Knox, Arbirlot?

One of my ancestors is noted as being born in Knox, Arbirlot. I can find Arbirlot but not Knox - only a place called Easter Knox. I'm hoping somebody familiar with the area might be able to clarify the Knox reference. Thanks for any help.
by WendyT
Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:06 am
Forum: OPRs and others
Topic: Place names Carmylie, Lintrathen & Dundee
Replies: 11
Views: 722

Re: Place names Carmylie, Lintrathen & Dundee

I'm thrilled at the help you have all given me. I was just hoping for a reply on places but you have been so generous and such a help. Elizabeth Davidson is my relative and she died in 1852. I have the OPR banns & marriage search for John's marriage to Jane Stewart (although I notice that the census...
by WendyT
Sat Sep 25, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: OPRs and others
Topic: Place names Carmylie, Lintrathen & Dundee
Replies: 11
Views: 722

Place names Carmylie, Lintrathen & Dundee

Could somebody familiar with the area solve this problem for me? My ancestor John Ogilvie was born in 1804 in Carmylie, Forfarshire (according to the 1851 & 1861 censuses). When I did the search of the OPR Births & Baptisms on Scotlands People I came up with 2 John Ogilvies born in 1804 in Angus - o...