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James Greenlaw

Male 1771 - 1856  (85 years)


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  • Name James Greenlaw 
    Born 1771  Leas, Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1 June 1771  Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 February 1856  Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Info from David Towsey - Aberdeen - April 2007
      JAMES3 GREENLAW (JAMES2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 01 Jun 1771 in Leas, Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland, and died 23 Feb 1856 in Ayton, Berwickshire, Aged 85 (B Cert) retired shepherd. He married MARGARET RICHARDSON Abt. 1795. She was born 1772 in Berwickshire, and died 29 Jul 1850 in Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland, aged 78.

      Notes for JAMES GREENLAW:
      There is a Monumental Inscription at Ayton Parish Church for James Greenlaw, died 23.2.1855, 84 yrs., Margaret Richardson, his wife, died 29.7.1850, 78 yrs and another one, James Greenlaw in memory of his daughter Isobel d 8.8.1828, 26 years

      More About JAMES GREENLAW:
      1841 Census: Aged c70 Agricultural worker at Flemington, Ayton
      1851 Census: Aged 81 at Ayton
      Address in: 1799, at Chirnside, 1807 Coldingham, 1812 Ayton
      Burial: Ayton Parish Churchyard
      Cause of Death: Chronic Gastro-enteritis (Gastritis)
      Christening: 01 Jun 1771, Langton, Berwickshire
      Medical Information: Informant: Son in law, George Mather
      Occupation: When Agnes died she said he was a hedger

      More About MARGARET RICHARDSON:
      1841 Census: Aged c67 (M) At Flemington
      Burial: Ayton Parish Churchyard

      More About JAMES GREENLAW and MARGARET RICHARDSON:
      Marriage: Abt. 1795

      Children of JAMES GREENLAW and MARGARET RICHARDSON are:
      7. i. MARGARET4 GREENLAW, b. Abt. 1796, Eccles, Berwickshire; d. 16 Mar 1874, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland, aged 77 (I Cert).
      8. ii. JANET GREENLAW, b. 1796, Eccles, Berwickshire; d. 13 Apr 1883, Linthill, Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland. Aged 87.
      9. iii. THOMAS GREENLAW, b. 23 Jan 1799, Easter Harelaw, Chirnside, Berwickshire, Scotland; d. 21 May 1862, Quixwood, Abbey St Bathans, Aged 62 (B Cert).
      iv. ISABELLA GREENLAW, b. 1802, Berwickshire; d. 08 Aug 1828, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland, aged 26.

      More About ISABELLA GREENLAW:
      Burial: Ayton Parish Churchyard
      Known As: Isabel

      10. v. JAMES GREENLAW, b. Abt. 17 Aug 1804, Whitsom & Hilton, Berwickshire; d. Bef. 1855, ?.
      vi. AGNES GREENLAW, b. 12 Apr 1807, Ale Mill, Coldingham, Berwickshire; d. 17 Dec 1874, Ayton, Berwickshire, Aged 64 (I Cert); m. GEORGE WHITE, 10 Feb 1849; b. 1823, Ayton, Berwickshire; d. 26 Oct 1878, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland, aged 56.

      More About AGNES GREENLAW:
      1841 Census: Aged 30 (U) Farm servant at Flemington as Grinlaw is a possibility George White was also there
      1861 Census: Aged 52 (M) at Road to Eyemouth, Ayton, Grocer
      1871 census: Aged 55, at Haddington
      Cause of Death: Acute Cystitus 4 weeks (cyan kito)
      Christening: 26 Apr 1807, Coldingham, Berwickshire
      Medical Information: Informant, George White, husband, GrocerCystitus: Inflamation of the bladder

      More About GEORGE WHITE:
      1841 Census: Aged 15 Farm servant at Flemington
      1861 Census: Aged 38 (M) Labourer & Grocer

      More About GEORGE WHITE and AGNES GREENLAW:
      Marriage: 10 Feb 1849

      11. vii. JOAN GREENLAW, b. 22 Jul 1812, Fairnieside, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland; d. 22 May 1883, Nethermains, Chirnside, Berwickshire, aged 70.
      viii. BARBARA JOHNSTONE GREENLAW, b. 19 Dec 1815, Cairnchester, Ayton, Berwickshire; d. 16 Nov 1904, Hutton, Berwickshire. Aged 87.

      Notes for BARBARA JOHNSTONE GREENLAW:
      1881 Census with her niece, Maudie M J Smith, aged 5, b England

      More About BARBARA JOHNSTONE GREENLAW:
      1841 Census: Aged c25 (U) At Fleminton
      1861 Census: Aged 44 (U) Housemaid at Ayton with her brother-in-law George White
      1881 Census: Aged 60, (U) Housekeeper at Chirnside, Ayton. With her niece Maudie M J Smith aged 5, born England
      1891 Census: Living at Dunbar, aged 71??
      1901 Census: Aged 85, at Hutton
      Address in: 1881, Schoolhouse, Chirnside, Berwick, Housekeeper
      Christening: 11 Jan 1816, Ayton, Berwickshire same day as her sister

      12. ix. MARY GREENLAW, b. 19 Dec 1815, Cairnchester, Ayton, Berwickshire; d. 07 Jun 1883, Hutton, Berwickshire, Scotland, aged 66.
    Person ID I8920  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 May 2007 

    Family/Spouse Margaret Richardson,   b. about 1772, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 July 1850, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married about 1795 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Greenlaw,   b. about 1796, Eccles, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 March 1874, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     2. Janet Greenlaw,   b. 1796, Eccles, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 April 1883, Linthill, Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Thomas Greenlaw,   b. 23 January 1799, Easter Harelaw, Chirnside, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1862, Quixwood, Abbey St Bathans, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     4. Isabella (Isabel) Greenlaw,   b. 1802, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 August 1828, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. James Greenlaw,   b. 1804, Whitsom & Hilton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Agnes Greenlaw,   b. 12 April 1807, Ale Mill, Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 December 1874, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Jane (Joan) Greenlaw,   b. 22 July 1812, Fairnieside, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1883, Nethermains, Chirnside, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     8. Barbara Johnstone Greenlaw,   b. 19 December 1815, Cairnchester, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 November 1904, Hutton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     9. Mary Greenlaw,   b. 19 December 1815, Cairnchester, Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 June 1883, Hutton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
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