The Doig Family Society

 

Official Doig Crest, Tartan and Motto

 

Yield Not to Adversity

Gaelic: Na gèill do chruaidh-chas

 

 

Descendants of

 

Andrew Doig and Janet Jackson and Margaret Smith

 

Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland

 

Linked family file with spouse ancestors, click HERE.

 

First Generation

 

1.   John Doig was born about 1623 in Scotland.

This Doig is to link brother Andrew to sister Agnes. It is presumed that his name was John as Andrew's first son was named John.

 

He had the following children.

+         2   M      i.   Andrew Doig was born about 1653. He was buried on 25 Jan 1719.

           3   F      ii.   Agnes Doig was born about 1658 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

                                     Agnes married (MRIN:4) John Small on 5 Dec 1679 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. John was born about 1654 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

 

Second Generation

 

2.   Andrew Doig (John) was born about 1653 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. He was buried on 25 Jan 1719 in Kinnaird, Perth, Scotland.

Andrew was a smith.

 

[Note: the second marriage to Margaret Smith may be a son Andrew, possibly from a previous marriage.]

 

Andrew married (MRIN:1) Janet Jackson on 21 Jun 1678 in Kinnaird, Perth, Scotland. Janet was born about 1657 in Of Kinnaird, Perth, Scotland.

They pledged (testimony) marriage on 31 Mar 1678 in Abernyte, Perth. Androw Dogg was listed from Abernyte and Janet from Kinnaird.

  

Andrew and Janet had the following children.

+         4   M      i.   John Doig was born in 1679.

           5   F      ii.   Agnes Doig was born in 1682 in Ballendean, Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 24 Jan 1682 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Agnes' christening were John Jonatson and Robert Abston(?). 

+         6   F     iii.   Euphan Doig was born about 1684.

           7   F     iv.   Janet Doig was born in 1688 in Ballendean, Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 25 Jan 1688 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. She died in 1721 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. She was buried in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. Witness to Janet's christening was the Abernyte Congregation.

 Janet married (MRIN:6) George Gibson on 21 Feb 1716 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. George was born about 1688 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

           8   M     v.   William Doig was born in 1693 in Ballendean, Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 18 Mar 1693 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. Witness to William's christening was John Smal.

 

Andrew also married ( 2:MRIN:2) Margaret Smith. Margaret was born about 1660 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

They had the following children.

           9   M    vi.   Robert Doig was born in 1703 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 21 May 1703 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

Witnesses to Robert's christening were John Hendersone and ?.

 

Third Generation

 

4.   John Doig (Andrew, John) was born in 1679 in Ballendean, Abernyte, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 5 Apr 1679 in Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

Witnesses to John's christening were John Smith and John Smal.

 

On 25 Feb 1710 a bond was recorded from Robert Elder to John Dog, hammerman in Fowlis £100. [General Register of Deeds, MacKenzie Office.]

 

John married (MRIN:5) Margaret Mann, daughter of Thomas Mann, on 18 Aug 1704 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Margaret was born about 1683 in Of Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

The link to father is based on a second son named Thomas and Thomas Man as a witness to the christenings of 3 children.

 

They pledged marriage on 23 July 1704 in Lundie & Fowlis, Angus.  Both were listed from Fowlis.

  

John and Margaret had the following children.

         10   M      i.   Andrew Doig was born about 1705 in Of Lundie & Fowlis, Angus, Scotland. He was buried on 7 Oct 1705 in Lundie Churchyard, Lundie & Fowlis, Angus, Scotland.

From the burial record only, the link to parents is based on age, location, and Andrew according to the Scottish naming custom.

 

+       11   M     ii.   Thomas Doig was born in 1708.

         12   F     iii.   Janet Doig was born in 1711 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 23 Nov 1711 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Janet's christening were Thomas Mann, wright, and Alexander Hill, both in Fowlis. 

         13   F     iv.   Margaret Doig was born in 1714 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 31 Aug 1714 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Margaret's christening were Thomas Mann, wright, and Alexander Hill, tenant, both in Fowlis. 

         14   F      v.   Katharine Doig was born in 1717 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 12 Mar 1717 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Katharine's christening were James Mann, wright, and James Brown, weaver, both in Fowlis. 

         15   F     vi.   Isobel Doig was born in 1719 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 16 Aug 1719 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland.

         16   F    vii.   Elspeth Doig was born in 1721 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 18 Jan 1721 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland.

+       17   M  viii.   John Doig was born in 1723.

         18   F     ix.   Helen Doig was born in 1724 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 3 Oct 1724 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland.

 

 

6.   Euphan Doig (Andrew, John) was born about 1684 in Of Abernyte, Perth, Scotland.

The link to parents is based on approx. age, location, and an eldest daughter Janet.

 

Euphan married (MRIN:7) James Milne on 14 Jun 1705 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. James was born about 1680 in Of Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

James was a tenant farmer in Benine, Fowlis, Perth.

 

[A son Andrew may have been born about 1720.]

 

They pledged marriage on 10 Jun 1705 in Lundie & Fowlis; both were listed from Fowlis. On the marriage record both were listed from Fowlis Easter.

 

Euphan and James had the following children.

         19   F       i.   Janet Milne was born in 1706 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 14 Jul 1706 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

         20   F      ii.   Margaret Milne was born in 1708 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 22 Jan 1708 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Margaret's christening were Patrick Lyon, wright here, and James Jack, workman. 

         21   F     iii.   Helen Milne was born in 1710 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 30 May 1710 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

         22   F     iv.   Katharine Milne was born in 1712 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 3 Aug 1712 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

         23   F      v.   Euphan Milne was born in 1715 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 22 Mar 1715 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to Euphan's christening were James Man, wright, and William Thomsone, shoemaker, both in Fowlis.  

         24   M    vi.   James Milne was born in 1718 in Benine, Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 17 Jun 1718 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. James was a twin to Isobel. Witnesses to their christenings were Patrick Lyon and John Lyon. 

         25   F    vii.   Isobel Milne was born in 1718 in Benine, Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 17 Jun 1718 in Benine, Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. James was a twin to Isobel. Witnesses to their christenings were Patrick Lyon and John Lyon. 

         26   M  viii.   David Milne was born in 1724 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 31 Jul 1724 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. Witnesses to David's christening were James Man and John Ogilvie, both Fowlis.

 

Fourth Generation

 

11. Thomas Doig (John, Andrew, John) was born in 1708 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 4 Mar 1708 in Fowlis Easter, Perth, Scotland.

Witnesses to Thomas' christning were Thomas Mann, wright, and William Donald, weaver, both in Fowlis.

 

[The following link is based on approx. age, location, and Scottish naming custom.]

 

Thomas was a brewer in Chapelhill, parish of Errol.

 

Thomas married (MRIN:9) Isobel Ewan on 8 Feb 1736 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. Isobel was born about 1712 in Of St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

She may be the Isobel christened 17 Feb 1712 in Fowlis Wester, Perth, daughter of Mungo Ewan.

 

They pledged marriage on 5 Feb 1736 in St. Madoes, Perth.  Thomas was listed from Errol and Isobel from St. Madoes.

  

Thomas and Isobel had the following children.

         27   M      i.   John Doig was born in 1737 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 30 Jan 1737 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He died as an infant in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

+       28   M     ii.   William Doig was born in 1738. He died after 1793.

         29   F     iii.   Margaret Doig was born in 1741 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 1 Feb 1741 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

         30   M    iv.   John Doig was born in 1743 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 3 Aug 1743 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He died as an infant in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

         31   F      v.   Janet Doig was born in 1744 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 9 Sep 1744 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

         32   F     vi.   Isobel Doig was born in 1746 in Chapelhill, Errol, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 26 Jul 1746 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

+       33   F    vii.   Elizabeth Doig was born in 1748.

         34   M  viii.   Thomas Doig was born in 1750 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 30 Sep 1750 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. Christened in St. Madoes and recorded in Errol. 

+       35   F     ix.   Ann Doig was born in 1753.

         36   M     x.   John Doig was born in 1755 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 7 Dec 1755 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

 

 

17. John Doig (John, Andrew, John) was born in 1723 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 24 May 1723 in Longforgan, Perth, Scotland.

The following two marriages are uncertain and based on marrying late, approximate location, and Scottish naming custom.

 

John was a workman.

 

[The mother is not listed for the first John or Ann.]

 

John married (MRIN:10) Elizabeth Dick, daughter of David Dick and Elizabeth Miln (MRIN:22), on 7 Mar 1760 in Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland. Elizabeth was born in 1735 in Kinnettles, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 3 May 1735 in Kinnettles, Angus, Scotland. She died about 1760 in Of Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland.

Elizabeth's mother is not given on the christening record.

 

They pledged marriage on 27 Jan 1760 in Kinnettles. John was listed from Inverarity and Elspeth from Kinnettles.

  

John and Elizabeth had the following children.

 

 

         37   M      i.   John Doig was born in 1760 in Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 11 Aug 1760 in Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland. He died about 1760 in Of Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland.

John also married ( 2:MRIN:11) Janet Constable on 17 Jul 1761 in Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland. Janet was born in 1730 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 11 Oct 1730 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

They pledged marriage on 13 June 1761 in Forfar. John was listed from Inverarity and Janet from the country parish of Forfar.

  

John and Janet had the following children.

         38   F      ii.   Ann Doig was born in 1762 in Lochies, Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 18 Oct 1762 in Inverarity & Methy, Angus, Scotland.

         39   F     iii.   Janet Doig was born on 10 Mar 1765 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 10 Mar 1765 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

+       40   F     iv.   Jean Doig was born in 1767. She died on 2 Dec 1826 from old age.

+       41   F      v.   Elizabeth Doig was born in 1769. She died before 1846.

+       42   M    vi.   John Doig was born in 1771.

 

Fifth Generation

 

28. William Doig (Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1738 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 17 Dec 1738 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. He died after 1793 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He was buried in Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

William was a hammerman and blacksmith in Dundee.

 

William and Margaret were buried in the Howff graveyard, Dundee; their monument reads: “By hammer in Hand/all Arts doth Stand./Remember Death.”

 

William married (MRIN:12) Margaret Alison. Margaret was born about 1740 in Scotland. She died after 1793 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was buried in Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

 

They had the following children.

+       43   M      i.   William Doig was born about 1759.

         44   F      ii.   Christian Doig was born about 1762 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

The link to parents is based on her brother William naming a daughter after her. The link to marriage is uncertain and based on approx. age and location. Christian married (MRIN:20) Andrew Donaldson on 10 Oct 1784 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Andrew was born about 1758 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Both were listed from Dundee and Andrew a sailor. 

+       45   F     iii.   Isabel Doig was born on 13 Jan 1764. She died on 13 Nov 1835 from dropsy.

         46   F     iv.   Elizabeth Doig was born on 25 Jan 1766 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 26 Jan 1766 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She died on 6 Feb 1790 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was buried in Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

 

 

33. Elizabeth Doig (Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1748 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 11 Jun 1748 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

Christened in St. Madoes and recorded in Errol.

 

Elizabeth married (MRIN:13) William Clark on 27 Nov 1768 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. William was born about 1744 in Of Errol, Perth, Scotland.

Both were listed from Errol.

  

Elizabeth and William had the following children.

+       47   F       i.   Jean Clark was born in 1770. She died in 1855.

         48   F      ii.   Margaret Clark was born in 1772 in Mains of Errol, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 29 Mar 1772.

         49   M    iii.   Thomas Clark was born in 1774 in Mains of Errol, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 13 Nov 1774 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         50   F     iv.   Isabel Clark was born in 1778 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 8 Mar 1778 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         51   F      v.   Janet Clark was born in 1781 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 21 Jan 1781 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         52   M    vi.   Peter Clark was born in 1785 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 14 Aug 1785 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         53   M   vii.   George Clark was born in 1785 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 14 Aug 1785 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         54   M  viii.   William Clark was born in 1788 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 18 May 1788 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

         55   M    ix.   James Clark was born in 1790 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 31 Dec 1790 in Errol, Perth, Scotland.

 

 

35. Ann Doig (Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1753 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 8 Apr 1753 in St. Madoes, Perth, Scotland.

Ann married (MRIN:14) James Kinnoch on 6 Jan 1775 in Perth, Perth, Scotland. James was born about 1749 in Of Perth, Perth, Scotland.

They pledged marriage on 17 Dec 1774 in Errol. Ann was listed from Errol and James from Perth.

  

Ann and James had the following children.

         56   M      i.   Thomas Kinnoch was born on 15 Nov 1775 in Perth, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 19 Nov 1775 in Perth, Perth, Scotland.

Thomas married (MRIN:18) Mary Buchan about 1800 in Of Perth, Perth, Scotland. Mary was born about 1779 in Of Perth, Perth, Scotland.

 

 

40. Jean Doig (John, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1767 in Guthrie, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 24 Jun 1767 in Guthrie, Angus, Scotland. She died on 2 Dec 1826 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland from old age. She was buried in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

The link to parents is based on age and location. She may have been previously married with children named after her parents. [possible christened 31 May 1767 in Kinnettles, daughter of Alexander Doig.]

 

Jean died at age 59.

 

Jean married (MRIN:23) William Taylor on 5 Dec 1800 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. William was born about 1770 in Of Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

William was a laborer in Forfar burgh.

 

They pledged marriage on 14 Nov 1800 in Forfar. Jean was listed from Arbilot and William a laboring servant in Forfar burgh.

  

Jean and William had the following children.

         57   F       i.   Elizabeth Taylor was born on 22 Jan 1802 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 28 Jan 1802 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

         58   M     ii.   James Taylor was born on 12 Nov 1803 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 13 Nov 1803 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

         59   M    iii.   William Taylor was born on 5 Mar 1805 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 6 Mar 1805 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

         60   F     iv.   Betty Taylor was born on 15 Mar 1806 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 23 Mar 1806 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

         61   F      v.   Jean Taylor was born on 12 Jul 1809 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 16 Jul 1809 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland.

 

 

41. Elizabeth Doig (John, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1769 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 16 Jul 1769 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died before 1846 in Of Rosebank, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

Witnesses to Elizabeth's christening was the Arbroath Congregation.

 

The link to parents is based on approx. age, location, and children named John and Janet.

 

Elizabeth married (MRIN:24) Thomas Dorward, son of Thomas Dorward and Margaret Finlay (MRIN:27), on 1 Aug 1795 in Forfar, Angus, Scotland. Thomas was born in 1770 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 12 Sep 1770 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He died in 1845/1846 in Rosebank, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

Thomas and Elizabeth lived at one time at Colliston just outside of Arbroath, and then Thomas bought a small hamlet called Rosebank nearer to the town in the 1830's. He had a weaving shop there. On his death the property was divided among his six children.

 

The testament of Thomas Dorward residing at Rosebank near Arbroath recorded 23 Mar 1846 at the Forfar Sheriff Court.

 

Elizabeth Doeg was listed from Forfar Burgh and Thomas Durward from Arbilot.

  

Elizabeth and Thomas had the following children.

+       62   F       i.   Margaret Dorward was born about 1796.

+       63   F      ii.   Janet Dorward was born in 1798. She died on 9 Dec 1871.

+       64   F     iii.   Jean Dorward was born in 1800.

         65   F     iv.   Helen Dorward was born in 1802 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 3 Sep 1802 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

         66   M     v.   John Dorward was born in 1804 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 14 Oct 1804 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

         67   F     vi.   Ann Dorward was born on 15 Jun 1810 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 17 Jun 1810 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

 

 

42. John Doig (John, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1771 in Cotton of Newland, Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 15 Jul 1771 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland.

Witness to John's christening was the Airlie Congregation.

 

The following marriages are not certain.

 

John married (MRIN:25) May Stewart. May was born about 1772 in Of Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

They had the following children.

         68   F       i.   May Doig was born in 1793 in Cotton of Panfattry, Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 6 Oct 1793 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

May was listed as "lawful."

 

John also married ( 2:MRIN:26) Jean Fife on 23 Oct 1796 in Airlie, Angus, Scotland. Jean was born about 1775 in Of Airlie, Angus, Scotland.

 

Sixth Generation

 

43. William Doig (William, Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born about 1759 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

The link to father is based on a son named after his grandfather William, location, and occupation.

 

William was a smith or hammerman in Dundee. On 20 Oct 1787 he served privilege to his spouse Margaret Scott, daughter of the deceased Thomas Scott, Hammerman [Locket Book of Dundee].

 

William married (MRIN:19) Margaret Scott, daughter of Thomas Scott and Jean Kay (MRIN:21), on 28 Feb 1780 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Margaret was born about 1759 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

Both were listed from Dundee.

  

William and Margaret had the following children.

         69   F       i.   Mary Doig was born on 23 May 1780 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 28 May 1780 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Mary was named after her aunt Mary Speid(?). 

         70   F      ii.   Margaret Doig was born on 12 Sep 1782 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 15 Sep 1782 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Margaret was named after Margaret Croll. 

         71   M    iii.   William Doig was born on 11 Feb 1784 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 15 Feb 1784 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. William was named after his uncle William Scott and grandfather William Doig. 

         72   F     iv.   Christian Doig was born on 6 Apr 1785 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 10 Apr 1785 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Christian was named after her aunt Christian Doig. 

         73   F      v.   Jean Doig was born on 23 Jan 1788 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 27 Jan 1788 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Jean was named after her grandmother Jean Kay.

 

 

45. Isabel Doig (William, Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born on 13 Jan 1764 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 15 Jan 1764 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She died on 13 Nov 1835 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland from dropsy. She was buried on 15 Nov 1835 in Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

Isabel was named after her father’s mother Isabel Ewan, and Isabell Cooper.

 

Problem with two marriages. An Isobel Doig, spouse of Isaac Maxwell, died 11 July 1839 in South Leith.

 

Isabel married (MRIN:15) John Kyle on 22 Aug 1786 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. John was born about 1761 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He died before 1823.

John was a shoemaker in Dundee and then in Leith.  He later became a soldier.

 

Isabel was listed as the daughter of William Doig.

  

Isabel and John had the following children.

         74   F       i.   Margaret Kyle was born on 22 Jun 1787 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 24 Jun 1787 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She died on 17 Jul 1788 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. She was buried in Doig Plot, Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

         75   M     ii.   William Kyle was born in 1789 in South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland. He was christened on 2 Aug 1789 in South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland.

         76   M    iii.   James Kyle was born on 20 May 1791 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He died on 28 May 1791 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He was buried in Doig Plot, Howff Graveyard, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

 

Isabel also married ( 2:MRIN:16) Isaac Maxwell on 21 Oct 1823 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Isaac was born about 1764 in Of Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

Both were listed from Dundee, Isabel the daughter of the late William Doig, blacksmith, and Isaac a mill spinner.

 

 

47. Jean Clark (Elizabeth Doig, Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1770 in Mains of Errol, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 2 Sep 1770 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. She died in 1855 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

In 1851 Jane was a visitor at Cairnbeddie, St. Martins, Perth with Peter Williamson, his wife Elizabeth, and their son David.

 

Jean married (MRIN:17) David Watson on 18 Dec 1786 in Errol, Perth, Scotland. David was born about 1765 in Of Errol, Perth, Scotland.

They had the following children.

         77   M      i.   David Watson was born in 1788 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 24 Feb 1788 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

+       78   F      ii.   Elizabeth Watson was born in 1789/1790.

         79   F     iii.   Isabella Watson was born in 1791 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 4 Sep 1791 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         80   F     iv.   Margaret Watson was born about 1793 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. She died as an infant in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         81   F      v.   Janet Watson was born in 1795 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 5 Jul 1795 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. She died about 1835 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         82   M    vi.   Thomas Watson was born in 1797 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 1 Oct 1797 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         83   M   vii.   William Watson was born in 1799 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 14 Jul 1799 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         84   M  viii.   Alexander Watson was born in 1802 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 18 Jul 1802 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         85   M    ix.   George Watson was born in 1805 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 17 Nov 1805 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         86   M     x.   David Watson was born about 1808 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He died as an infant in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         87   F     xi.   Jean Watson was born in 1811 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. She was christened on 28 Jul 1811 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

         88   M   xii.   James Watson was born in 1815 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 2 Apr 1815 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

 

 

62. Margaret Dorward (Elizabeth Doig, John, John, Andrew, John) was born about 1796 in Of Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

Margaret married (MRIN:28) William Lawrence on 23 Jul 1825 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. William was born about 1796 in Of Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

They had the following children.

         89   F       i.   Ann Lawrence was born on 8 Feb 1828 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 15 Feb 1828 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

         90   F      ii.   Helen Lawrence was born on 27 Oct 1831 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 7 Nov 1831 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

         91   M    iii.   David Lawrence was born in 1838 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 26 Feb 1838 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

 

 

63. Janet Dorward (Elizabeth Doig, John, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1798 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 9 Feb 1798 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She died on 9 Dec 1871 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

Janet married (MRIN:29) William Stormont, son of James Stormont and Mary Lindsay (MRIN:35), on 24 Sep 1820 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. William was born on 16 Oct 1788 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 21 Oct 1788 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He died on 25 Jan 1865 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

For more Stormont family history see www.fionagarrett.com.

 

They had the following children.

         92   M      i.   James Stormont was born on 22 Jun 1821 in Of Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He died on 19 Jun 1902.

         93   F      ii.   Elizabeth Stormont was born on 27 Feb 1823 in Of Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 3 Feb 1893.

         94   F     iii.   Margaret Stormont was born on 22 Feb 1825 in Of Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 17 Mar 1909.

         95   M    iv.   Thomas Stormont was born on 8 Aug 1827 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 17 Aug 1827 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He died on 16 Jan 1835 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

         96   F      v.   Mary Cargill Stormont was born on 11 Feb 1830 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 18 Feb 1830 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 13 Jan 1910. Mary did not marry. 

         97   F     vi.   Jane Stormont was born on 30 Apr 1832 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 10 May 1832 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 10 Jun 1912.

         98   F    vii.   Janet Stormont was born on 23 Nov 1834 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 5 Dec 1834 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 14 Nov 1907.

         99   F   viii.   Helen Stormont was born on 10 Aug 1839 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 11 Aug 1839 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. She died on 5 Mar 1841 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

       100   M    ix.   William Stormont was born on 23 Jun 1844 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 10 Jul 1844 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

 

 

64. Jean Dorward (Elizabeth Doig, John, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1800 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 20 Apr 1800 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland.

Jean married (MRIN:30) David Ramsay, son of George Ramsay and Elizabth Crystal (MRIN:31), on 9 Jul 1824 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. David was born on 7 Feb 1792 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He died on 6 Aug 1876 in Rosebank, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

They had the following children.

       101   M      i.   William Ramsay was born on 7 Oct 1825 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 16 Oct 1825 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

       102   M     ii.   David Ramsay was born on 5 Jan 1830 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 26 Jan 1830 in Arbirlot, Angus, Scotland. He died on 30 Mar 1882 in Rosebank, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.

David married (MRIN:32) Cecilia Fyfe on 16 Jul 1858 in Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland. Cecilia was born about 1837 in Of Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland.

       103   M    iii.   John Ramsay was born on 28 May 1834 in Barry, Angus, Scotland. He was christened on 8 Jun 1834 in Barry, Angus, Scotland.

       104   F     iv.   Jean Ramsay was born on 18 Jul 1836 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland. She was christened on 31 Jul 1836 in Arbilot, Angus, Scotland.

 

Seventh Generation

 

78. Elizabeth Watson (Jean Clark, Elizabeth Doig, Thomas, John, Andrew, John) was born in 1789/1790 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.

Elizabeth married (MRIN:36) Peter Williamson on 31 Dec 1833 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. Peter was born in 1797/1798 in Kinloch, Perth, Scotland.

They had the following children.

       105   M      i.   David Williamson was born on 9 Jul 1834 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland. He was christened on 24 Aug 1834 in St. Martins, Perth, Scotland.


 

References:

 

-----, Old Parochial Records, Abernyte (#0102682), Fowlis Easter (#0102728), Kinnaird (#0102744).

-----, Dundee Burial Records, (#0993406) - Isabell Doig (E001).

-----, Old Parochial Records, Dundee (#0102610), Lundie & Fowlis (#0102650), South   Leith (#0103133).

Mitchell, Alison, ed., Pre-1855 Gravestone Inscriptions in Angus, Volume Four, Dundee           and Broughty Ferry, (Edinburgh: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1984), 119 -        William Doig (D002) and family.

 


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