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The Murray Family

 

 

 

FIRST GENERATION

 

1-1.    DAVID MAXWELL b.abt. 1766.  Lieutenant of the 75th Regiment.  Married ANN PARK.  Died 1835. NB In David Maxwell's will, he was owed rent from WALTER SCOON, blacksmith of Langholm and Agnes' grandfather-in-law.  There is also a RICHARD JOHNSTONE, blacksmith and WILLIAM JOHNSTONE, joiner.  The only heir mentioned is JOHN MAXWELL Esq.  Census note- Ramsay Lockhart (female) relative living with the same John Maxwell from the will.  Possibly David was father of Thomas and John.  Agnes "Johnstone" Murray was Thomas Maxwell's (the blacksmith) granddaughter, and Thomas Maxwell's father was David Maxwell from his death certificate. 

            Children of DAVID MAXWELL and ANNE PARK are:

i.        DAVID MAXWELL b. 21 April 1788, bp. 30 May 1788, of Broomholm nr. Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Died June 1835.  Married ELIZABETH

         LAURIE 29 Sept 1817.

ii.       JOHN MAXWELL b. 1 July 1792, Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

iii.      WILLIAM MAXWELL b. 9 Sept. 1793. Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. 

iv.      ROBERT MAXWELL b. Nov 1794 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

v.      PATRICK MAXWELL b. 17 Aug 1796 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

vi.      WILHELMINA ANN MAXWELL b. 29 June 1798 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Died young.

vii.     WILHELMINA ANN MAXWELL b. 31 July 1800 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  

viii.     MARY MAXWELL b. 26 Sept. 1804 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

                   x.     THOMAS MAXWELL b. abt 1806-11, Dunscore, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Died 29 Oct 1872. Unverified

           

SECOND GENERATION

 

2-1.            DAVID MAXWELL b. 21 April 1788, bp. 30 May 1788, of Broomholm nr. Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  

 

2-2.            JOHN MAXWELL b. 1 July 1792, Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

2-3.            WILLIAM MAXWELL b. 9 Sept. 1793. Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.    

2-4.            ROBERT MAXWELL b. Nov 1794 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

2-5.            PATRICK MAXWELL b. 17 Aug 1796 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

2-6.            WILHELMINA ANN MAXWELL b. 29 June 1798 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Died young.

2-7.            WILHELMINA ANN MAXWELL b. 31 July 1800 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.     

2-8.            MARY MAXWELL b. 26 Sept. 1804 Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

2-9.            THOMAS MAXWELL b. abt. 1803-1808. Dunscore, Dumfries. Died 29 Oct 1872.  Married2 - 1 October 1838 at Urr, Kirkcudbrightshire to AGNES

                  JOHNSTON b. abt. 1807, Urr, Kirkcudbrightshire (Agnes Married1 - 1  Dec 1821 to GEORGE NISBET, son of Georg Nisbet of Urr). NB Thomas was a

                  master blacksmith at Milton of Urr.  NB Agnes's Father was JOHN JOHNSTON of Urr, Kirkudbrightshire.  On the census they had two nephews visiting

                  them James Johnston b. 1828, and William Rae  and niece Agnes Campbell. 

 

     Children of THOMAS MAXWELL and AGNES JOHNSTON are:

 

    i.         MARGARET MAXWELL b. 28 Jun 1835.  Urr, Kirkcudbright.  Died young.

    ii.        ISOBELLA MAXWELL b. 2 April 1837 Urr, Kirkcudbright. Died 4 Feb 1881 at East Howcreek, Cummertrees.

    iii.       MARGARET MAXWELL b. 28 July 1839. Urr, Kirkcudbright.

    iv.      JANET MAXWELL b.  26 Dec 1842, Urr, Kircudbright.

 

 

 

THIRD GENERATION

 

3-1.      MARGARET MAXWELL b. 28 Jun 1835.  Urr, Kirkcudbright.  Died young.

 

3-2.      ISOBELLA MAXWELL b. 2 April 1837 Urr, Kirkcudbright. Died 4 Feb 1881 at East Howcreek, Cummertrees, of liver disease.  Married 9 July 1858 at Milton of Urr Kirkcudbright to JOHN MURRAY b. abt. 1826-32 at Cummertrees, living at Priestside.  NB On the 1861 census they are living at Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbright.  John was a road maker and Isabella was a housekeeper.  By 1871, they had moved in with John's father JAMES MURRAY and were living at East Woncuck, Cummertrees.   On the 1881 Census, John was living at East Howcreek, Cummertrees, Dumfries.  He is listed the Head, a farmer of 130 Acres, Widower at this time and aged 53.  Daughter AGNES JOHNSTON MURRAY (now) LOCKHART was visiting them.  In 1891 census, John is living at East Howcreek with sons James and William Rae.  They had three servants.

 

                  Children of ISABELLA MAXWELL and JOHN MURRAY are:  

 

  i.     AGNES JOHNSTON MURRAY b 2 Apr 1859 Urr, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.  Married East Howgreen 15 Feb 1881. to WALTER SCOON LOCKHART b.

        1853 Bolton of Birkenhead, Lancashire.   

              ii.    THOMAS MAXWELL MURRAY b 23 Apr 1860 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire. 

              iii.    JAMES MURRAY    b 9 Jul 1861 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.

  iv.   WILLIAM RAE MURRAY b 18 Nov 1863 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.  Married JANET UNKNOWN.

  v.    ROBERT MURRAY b 10 Mar 1865 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.  Deceased. Married UNKNOWN

              vi.    MARY ELSPETH MURRAY b 19 Apr 1866.  Married IRVINE WHITE, New Zealand.

 

3-3.            MARGARET MAXWELL b. 28 July 1839. Urr, Kirkcudbright.

 

3-4.            JANET MAXWELL b.  26 Dec 1842, Urr, Kircudbright

 

 

 

 

 

FOURTH GENERATION

 

 

 

4-1.      AGNES JOHNSTON MURRAY  b 2 Apr 1859 Urr Kirkcudbrightshire Married in East Howgreen 15 Feb 1881 to WALTER SCOON LOCKHART b. 1853

            Bolton of Birkenhead, Lancashire.  NB Walter was the author of the ‘Guidherts of Moatbrae’, 1925. Worked for Lord Leverhulme of Lever Brothers

            Soap Company, Port Sunlight Railway clerk at age 28. 

            

                  Children of WALTER SCOON LOCKHART and AGNES JOHNSTON MURRAY are:  

 

                   i.     WALTER MURRAY LOCKHART b. abt. 1884 in Wigan, Lancashire.  m1. LILLIAN.  m2. MARY WOOD.

                   ii.     MARY ISABEL LOCKHART. b. abt. 1886 in Wigan, Lancashire. Married POWELL.

 iii.     JOHN MAXWELL LOCKHART b. 1887 in Warrington, Lancashire.  m. JESSIE WRIGHT WAUGH BELL

  CLAYSON.

                   iv.    AGNES HELEN LOCKHART b. abt. 1891 in New Ferry, Cheshire.

                   v.     MINNIE SCOON CLARK LOCKHART b. Abt 1893 in New Ferry, Cheshire. m. AMOS LATHOM.

                   vi.    ALFRED WOOD LOCKHART b 1895 in New Ferry, Cheshire.  Heswell, Wirral.

                   vii.    IRVING BELL LOCKHART, b.1896 in New Ferry, Cheshire.

                   viii.    JANET ISOBEL LOCKHART b. 1897 in New Ferry, Cheshire. m. FRANK BIRTWISTLE.

                   ix.     WILLIAM EWART LOCKHART b. abt. 1900 in New Ferry, Cheshire.  m. MITA?

 

4-2.      THOMAS MAXWELL MURRAY b 23 Apr 1860 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.

               Children of THOMAS MAXWELL MURRAY and UNKNOWN are:

              i.    FRANCIS MURRAY 9th Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA.

              ii.    MARGARET MURRAY MITBY Madison, Wisconsin.

              iii.    HUGH MURRAY Kendall, Wisconsin, USA.

4-3.      JAMES MURRAY    b 9 Jul 1861 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.

 

4-4.      WILLIAM RAE MURRAY b 18 Nov 1863 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.  Married JANET UNKNOWN.

 

          Children of WILLIAM RAE MURRAY and UNKNOWN are:

 

          i.    AGNES MURRAY CLOWE, Torthowald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

          ii.    WILLIAM JAMES LOCKHART MURRAY, b. abt. 1898, Cummertrees.  Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland.

          iii.   GEORGE MURRAY, Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland. 

          iv.   WALTER MURRAY, Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland.

 v.    ELIZABETH KING MURRAY DAVIDSON, b. abt. 1894, Cummertrees.   Linn Cottage, Tyron, Thornhill,

Dumfries, Scotland.

          vi.   MARY ELIZABETH MURRAY GIBSON Lockerbie, Scotland.

          vii.   ISABELLA MAXWELL MURRAY HYSLOP, b. abt 1898 Torthowald, Deceased.

 

 

4-5.        ROBERT MURRAY b 10 Mar 1865 Glensone, New Abbey, Kirkcudbrightshire.  Deceased.  Married UNKNOWN.

 

            Children of ROBERT MURRAY and UNKNOWN are:

 

            i.    SINA ALRIDA MURRAY MCDOUGALL Norman Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin.

            ii.    ANNE FRASER ANDERSON Awarua Street, Ngaio, Wellington

            iii.    JOHN MAXWELL MURRAY, Deceased.  Invercargill.

            iv.    WILLIAM RAE MURRAY Elm Row, Dunedin.

            v.    OLIVER EDWARD MURRAY Cherry Farm Hospital, Dunedin.

            vi.    OLIVIA ISABELLA CHRISTINA BARKMAN, School Street, Kaikorai, Dunedin.

            vii.    ALMA ELSPETH WOODS.  Married UNKNOWN WOODS.

            viii.    ROBERT MANSFIELD MURRAY Kaikorai Valley Road, Dunedin.

 

4-6.        MARY ELSPETH MURRAY b 19 Apr 1866.  Married IRVINE WHITE, New Zealand.

                i.    SADIE WHITE RUNDLE Glouster Flats, Glouster Street, Silverstream, Wellington

  

FIFTH GENERATION

 

5-1.           WALTER MURRAY LOCKHART b. Dec 1883 in Wigan, Lancashire. M1. LILLIAN.  M2. MARY WOOD.  

                Children of WALTER6 LOCKHART and MARY WOOD are:  

                i.     ROBERT E.M.7 LOCKHART b?  Duke of York Cottages, Port Sunlight, Cheshire

                ii.    DECEASED7 LOCKHART

                iii.   UNKNOWN7 LOCKHART

                iv.   ILLEGITIMATE7 LOCKHART   

 

5-2.            MARY ISABEL LOCKHART b.? m. POWELL.  

                Children of MARY ISABEL LOCKHART and POWELL are:  

                 i.         JOHN IRVINE POWELL b. Unk. W. Morley, Surrey.

                 ii.        KENNETH CLARK POWELL m.  PAULINE.  Living at Plymyard Cottage Bromborough, Cheshire.

                 iii.       BARBARA MURRAY POWELL m. Vicars Cross, Chester, Cheshire

                 iv.      DECEASED POWELL.

 

5-3.      JOHN MAXWELL LOCKHART   b. 21 Sept 1887. 33 Mill Lane Warrington. Lance Corp.17th Battalion Canadian Contingent.  Max worked for Lord Leverhulme of Lever Brothers Soap Company, Port Sunlight.  d. 197?  Married JESSIE BELL WRIGHT WAUGH CLAYSON born 1892 in West Derby, England and died 25 November 1991 in Palm Harbor, FL USA. NB Living with his family at 9 Bolton Road, Primrose Hill New Ferry in the 1891 Census.  NBB Max was an accountant for Lord Lever in Port Sunlight.  He left Jessie when their only child Helen was two.  Max possibly remarried. Jessie was a laundress, served in the Merchant Marine during WW2, and was an X-ray technician at New York Hospital, in New York City.  

              Child of JOHN MAXWELL6 LOCKHART and JESSIE BELL WRIGHT WAUGH CLAYSON is:  

 

                i.    HELEN GRACE7 LOCKHART, Born 25 April 1925, New York City, NY, USA. Married VICTOR HERBERT PARMENTIER August 9, 1945, divorced

                      1969. Died 17 August 1990, New York City, NY USA.

 

5-4.        MINNIE (Millicent) SCOON CLARK LOCKHART b. Abt 1870 m. AMOS LATHOM.   

               Children of MINNIE SCOON CLARK LOCKHART and AMOS LATHAM are:  

                i.     NANCY IRENE LATHOM m. C. FAIRBROTHER, Heswall, Wirral, Cheshire.

                ii.     DR. ELIZABETH SCOON (LATHOM) m. Dr. (REX) REGINALD FRANK R. GARDNER Thornhill Terrace Sunderland.  NB Three sons in Australia and three           grandchildren.  

 

5-5.        AGNES HELEN LOCKHART   b.?   Deceased. No Issue.

5-6.        ALFRED WOOD LOCKHART b? Heswell, Wirral.   

5-7.        IRVING BELL LOCKHART   b?  Deceased. No Issue.

5-8.        JANET ISOBEL LOCKHART b?  m. FRANK BIRTWISTLE.  

               Children of JANET ISOBEL LOCKHART and FRANK BIRTWISTLE are:  

                 i.    MAUREEN BIRTWISTLE b? m. J. FULWOOD Holyhead Rd. Kingswood, Staffs.

                 ii.   MARY ANTANETTE BIRTWISTLE b?  Bebington Rd. Rock Ferry, Birkenhead.  

5-9.       WILLIAM EWART LOCKHART b? m. MITA? NB Grocer’s assistant age 15.  Wirral, Cheshire, England.

5-10.      FRANCIS MURRAY 9th Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA.

5-11.      MARGARET MURRAY MITBY Madison, Wisconsin.

5-12.      HUGH MURRAY Kendall, Wisconsin, USA.

5-13.      AGNES MURRAY CLOWE, Torthowald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

5-14.      WILLIAM JAMES LOCKHART MURRAY, Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland.

5-15.      GEORGE MURRAY Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland.

5-16.      WALTER MURRAY Hayrigg, Lockerbie, Scotland.

5-17.      ELIZABETH KING DAVIDSON, Linn Cottage, Tyron, Thornhill, Dumfries, Scotland.

5-18.      MARY ELIZABETH GIBSON Lockerbie, Scotland.

5-19.      ISABELLA MAXWELL MURRAY HYSLOP Deceased.

                Children of ISABELLA MAXWELL MURRAY and UNKNOWN HYSLOP are:

                i.    ELIZABETH IRVING Collin, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

                ii.    JANET SULLIVAN Overbeck Street, Troyville, Johannesburg, South Africa.

5-20.     SINA ALRIDA MCDOUGALL Norman Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin.

5-21.     ANNE FRASER ANDERSON Awarua Street, Ngaio, Wellington

5-22.     JOHN MAXWELL MURRAY, Deceased.  Invercargill.

5-23.     WILLIAM RAE MURRAY Elm Row, Dunedin.

5-24.     OLIVER EDWARD MURRAY Cherry Farm Hospital, Dunedin.

5-25.     OLIVIA ISABELLA CHRISTINA BARKMAN, School Street, Kaikorai, Dunedin.

5-26.     ALMA ELSPETH WOODS.  Married UNKNOWN WOODS.

              Children of ALMA ELSPETH WOODS and UNKNOWN WOODS are:

              i.    J. WOODS Vogel Street, Palmerston North

              ii.    S.A. PRIESTLY Connelly Street, Lower Hutt

5-27.      SADIE WHITE RUNDLE Glouster Flats, Glouster Street, Silverstream, Wellington

5-28.      ROBERT MANSFIELD MURRAY Kaikorai Valley Road, Dunedin.

 

SIXTH GENERATION

 

6-1.        ROBERT E. M. LOCKHART   b?  Duke of York Cottages, Port Sunlight, Cheshire.

 

6-2.        DECEASED LOCKHART

 

6-3.        UNKNOWN LOCKHART

 

6-4.        ILLEGITIMATE LOCKHART

 

6-5.        JOHN IRVINE POWELL W. Morley, Surrey.

 

6-6.        KENNETH CLARK POWELL m.  Pauline Plymyard Cottage Bromborough, Cheshire.

 

6-7.        BARBARA MURRAY POWELL m. to MANN.  Vicars Cross, Chester, Cheshire.

 

6-8.        DECEASED POWELL died in infancy.

 

6-9.        HELEN GRACE LOCKHART born 1925 in New York City, NY, USA.  She married VICTOR HERBERT PARMENTIER.  He was born 1919 in New York City

              NY, USA.  They divorced in 1969.  Helen died 17 August 1990 in New York City, New York. NB Helen and Victor met in New York City at Bacharach

              Studios they were both professional photographers.  They owned a portrait studio in Jackson Heights, NY. NBB Victor’s father was noted concert

              organist DR. C.A.J. Parmentier who entertained many notables throughout his career. Cass opened at the Roxy Theatre City and Radio City Music Hall in

              New York.  He performed at the Plaza Hotel and the Waldorf Astoria.

 

                Children of HELEN GRACE LOCKHART and VICTOR PARMENTIER are:

 

                i.   VICTORIA PARMENTIER, Born 13 June 1951, New York City, NY, USA. She Married (1) DAKE ALVO GONZALEZ b. 8 Oct 1945. Married (2)                 

                     STEPHEN SELBY-CANE, b.? , England.

 

                ii.   DENISE LOCKHART PARMENTIER, b. 09 Aug 1955, New York City, NY, USA. Married 1 June 1991 to TIMOTHY JAMES WATENPAUGH, b. 1953,

                     San Diego, CA, USA divorced 1994. 

 

6-10.      NANCY IRENE LATHOM m. C. FAIRBROTHER, Heswall, Wirral, Cheshire.  

6-11.      DR. ELIZABETH SCOON LATHOM m. Dr. (REX) REGINALD FRANK R. GARDNER Thornhill Terrace       Sunderland.  NB Three sons in Australia and three

               grandchildren.

              Children of ELIZABETH SCOON and REX GARDNER are:

              i. UNKNOWN GARDNER

              ii. UNKNOWN GARDNER

              iii. UNKNOWN GARDNER

 

6-12.      MAUREEN BIRTWISTLE (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.5 JANET6) b? m. J. FULWOOD Holyhead Rd. Kingswood, Staffs.  

6-13.      MARY ANTANETTE BIRTWISTLE (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.5 JANET6) b?  Bebington Rd. Rock Ferry, Birkenhead.

 

6-14.      J. WOODS Vogel Street, Palmerston North.

 

6-15.      S. A. PRIESTLY Connelly Street, Lower Hutt.

 

SEVENTH GENERATION

 

7-1.      VICTORIA PARMENTIER Born 13 June 1951, New York City, NY, USA. She Married (1) DAKE ALVO GONZALEZ b. 8 Oct 1945. Married (2) STEPHEN SELBY-CANE, b.? , England. NB became a citizen and resident of the Bahamas in 1970.  Occupation- Banker.

 

             Children of VICTORIA PARMENTIER and DAKE ALVO GONZALEZ are:

 

              i.         DAKE ANTONIO GONZLAEZ Born 4 July 1971, Nassau, Bahamas.

 

              ii.        LAURA GONZALEZ. Born 1 November, Southampton, N.Y. US.  Married 15 January 2005 to BENJAMIN SITHENS Born 1976.

  

7-2.       DENISE LOCKHART PARMENTIER   Born 09 Aug 1955, New York City, NY, USA.  Married 1 June 1991 to TIMOTHY JAMES WATENPAUGH, b. 1952, San

             Diego, CA, USA, divorced 1994. NB Resident of Aiken, South Carolina. Occupation Legal Assistant.  No Issue. Website:  www.claysontree.com

 

7-3.            UNKNOWN GARDNER

 

7-4.            UNKNOWN GARDNER  

 

7-5.            UNKNOWN GARDNER

 

 

 

EIGHTH GENERATION

 

8-1.       DAKE ANTONIO GONZALEZ (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.5 JOHN M.6 HELEN G.7 VICTORIA8)   Born 4 July 1971, Nassau, Bahamas. NBB Dake works and lives between New York City and Harbour Island, Eleuthera, in the Bahamas.  Dake owns Shake Productions a fashion production company in New York City. visit Dake at:  http://shakeproductions.com.

 

8-2.      LAURA GONZALEZ (SITHENS) (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.5 JOHN M.6 HELEN G.7 VICTORIA8)   Born 1 November, Southampton, N.Y. US.  Married 15 January 2005 to BENJAMIN SITHENS born 18 Oct 1976, Bethesda, MD. USA NB Laura and Ben work in the financial field.  

 

              Child of LAURA GONZALEZ and BEN SITHENS is:     

             i.  ANNA LAUREN SITHENS - 1b. 9 Aug 2007, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

 

NINTH GENERATION

  

9-1.       ANNA LAUREN SITHENS (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.5 JOHN M.6 HELEN G.7 VICTORIA8 LAURA9 )  - b. 9 Aug 2007, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.


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