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by BangBilly
Sun Oct 25, 2009 2:52 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: Kirkmaiden Cemetery - Information on "Orphans"
Replies: 9
Views: 2074

Re: Kirkmaiden Cemetery - Information on "Orphans"

Many thanks to Annette and Sarah for such rapid responses. I have followed up the leads you gave but have not got much further. As you say the "Orphans" may have indeed been illegitimate. Can anyone decipher where Elisabeth (or Eli[z]abeth) McGawn was born as mentioned in 1871 census?


Bill
by BangBilly
Sat Oct 24, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: Cemeteries
Topic: Kirkmaiden Cemetery - Information on "Orphans"
Replies: 9
Views: 2074

Kirkmaiden Cemetery - Information on "Orphans"

I recently found a very interesting MI in which the inscription identified my GGGgrandparents William McCullough and his wife Agnes Knibloe. It read "Erected By Two Orphans in memory of their three benefactors - 1st. Mary McCullough wife of William Brown and daughter of William McCullough and Agnes ...