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The Murray Family

 

FIRST GENERATION

1-1.    JAMES MURRAY b. abt. 1770.  Ruthwell, Dumfries, Scotland.  Married VIOLET WILSON. b. abt 1774.  Ruthwell, Dumfries, Scotland.

 

      Child of JAMES MURRAY and VIOLET WILSON is:

 

SECOND GENERATION

2-1.    JAMES MURRAY b. Abt. 1789-91, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire. Died 8 Mar 1872.  Farmer (of 40 Ac of which Arable)  Married ELIZABETH (ELSPETH) MCLEAN

          Christened 5 Jul 1791 at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Daughter of WILLIAM MCLEAN and JANET DICKSON.  NB They are living at East Howcreek

          on the 1841 census.

 

    Child of JAMES MURRAY and  ELSPETH MCLEAN are:

    i.    MARGARET MURRAY born 11 DEC 1813 at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

    ii.    JAMES MURRAY born 24 FEB 1816 at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

    iii.   ELIZABETH CARRUTHERS MURRAY born 25 MAR 1817 at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

    iv.   JANNETT MURRAY b. 4 APR 1819,  at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    v.   WILLIAM MURRAY b. 19 OCT 1821, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    vi.   IRVING MURRAY b. 25 JAN 1824, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Married MARY ?  Son JAMES MURRAY b. 1855, Cummertrees.

   vii.    JOHN MURRAY b. 14 JUL 1826, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  

   viii.   ROBERT MURRAY b. 31 JAN 1829, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    ix.   MARY MURRAY b. 07 JUL 1832, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Daughter ELIZABETH BROWN. b. abt. 1860.

    x.    DAVID MURRAY b. 17 FEB 1836, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

 

 

2-2.    IRVING MURRAY Born 5 FEB 1802, Ruthwell, Dumfries, Scotland.

 

 

THIRD GENERATION

 

3-1.     MARGARET MURRAY born 11 Dec 1813, at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

3-2.     JAMES MURRAY born 24 Feb 1816, at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

3-3.     ELIZABETH CARRUTHERS MURRAY born 25 Mar 1817, at Cummertrees, Dumfries, Scotland.

3-4.     JANNETT MURRAY b. 4 Apr 1819,  at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

3-5.     WILLIAM MURRAY b. 19 Oct 1821, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. 

3-6.     IRVING MURRAY b. 25 Jan 1824, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.  Married MARY ?  Son JAMES MURRAY b. 1855, Cummertrees.

3-7.     JOHN MURRAY b. 14 JUL 1826, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.    married 9 July 1858 in Urr Kirkcudbright to ISABELLA MAXWELL b. abt.1837-39

           born New Abbey, Stwy. Kirkcudbright. Died 4 Feb 1881 at East Howcreek, Cummertrees, of liver disease. Daughter of THOMAS MAXWELL (master blacksmith)

           and AGNES JOHNSTON NB On the 1861 census they are living at Glensone, New  Abbey, Kirkcudbright.  John was a roadmaker 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 JOHNSTONE (now)

           LOCKHART was visiting them.  In 1891 census John is living at East Howcreek  with sons James and William Rae.  They have three servants.

    

                Children of JOHN MURRAY and ISABELLA MAXWELL 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.

 

3-8.      ROBERT MURRAY b. 31 JAN 1829, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

3-9.      MARY MURRAY  b. 07 JUL 1832, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Daughter ELIZABETH BROWN. b. abt. 1860.

3-10.    DAVID MURRAY b. 17 FEB 1836, at Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

 

 

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.JANET6 b? m. J. FULWOOD Holyhead Rd. Kingswood, Staffs.

6-13.        MARY ANTANETTE BIRTWISTLE (WILLIAM1 JOHN2 JOHN3 JOHN4 WALTER S.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 - b. 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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