All Gravestones I

Our website lists the transcriptions of 5,468 monumental inscriptions which we found in the kirkyards and cemeteries that we surveyed. Unfortunately our server restrictions require us to divide these records into two pages.This page contains the first 2,519 of these inscriptions, from the following locations: Anwoth Old Kirkyard, Anwoth New Kirkyard, Borgue Kirkyard, Kirkandrews Old Kirkyard, Senwick Old Kirkyard, Buittle Kirkyard, Buittle Cemetery, Colvend Kirkyard and Southwick old Kirkyard.
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LocationNo.Inscription     
Anwoth Old1In loving memory of Jessie Loraine Hamilton, (n?e Veitch), who died at Edinburgh on 15th July 1982, and whose ashes were scattered here on 26th July 1982. Beloved wife of Alexander Yuill Hamilton of Edinburgh. Who died on 27th April 1999 and whose ashes were scattered here on 8th May 1999.
Anwoth Old2 Post 1918.
Anwoth Old3In remembrance of Thomas Fell who died at Anwoth 28th September 1901 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old4Sacred to the memory of George Candy Aitken who died at Gatehouse of Fleet the 13th December 1900 aged 58 years. Also his wife Janet Corson Wield who died at Viewforth, Annan 21st January 1952 aged 85 years. Interred in Annan Cemetery. “We must th
Anwoth Old5In Memory of Agnes Gordon, wife of John Carson, who died 6th Octr.1928. Also Maggie Jane his beloved daughter who who died 28th Feb.1930 aged 52 years. Also the said John Carson who died 22nd Dec.1930 aged 79 years.
Anwoth Old6To the dear memory of John Gordon Jameson, advocate, Sheriff Substitute of the Lothians and Peebles at Haddington. Second son of Andrew Jameson, Lord Ardwall and Lady Ardwall. Born in Edinburgh 13 April 1878. Died in that city 26 February 1955. “"Good and faithful servant"/p>
Anwoth Old7Erected by Janet Kennedy in memory of Isabella Kennedy widow of John Kennedy who died at Killygowan, Anwoth 13th October 1861.
Anwoth Old8Erected by her daughter and granddaughters in loving memory of Annabella McAdam wife of James McLauchlan who died at Garden Street, Gatehouse 21 Nov 1890 aged 83 years. James McLauchlan her husband who died at Garden Street in 1874 aged 73 years. Isabella their daughter who died at Garden Street 30 August 1887 aged 50 years.
Anwoth Old9Sacred to the memory of Nicholas McCoskrie the beloved wife of Wm. Carson who died at Castle-Douglas 28th Jany 1878 aged 39 years. Also Jane their daughter who died in infancy.
Anwoth Old10Sacred to the memory of James Gardiner who died at the Cottage Hospital, Anwoth 5th May 1881. Also Mary Glendinning wife of the above who died at Dumfries 9th Octr 1883.
Anwoth Old11Erected by a beloved wife and family. In remembrance of James Carson their father who lost his life by accident at Cally Mains 11th October 1875 aged 61 years. Also Mary Carson his daughter who died at Jennoch 15th Oct. 1853 aged 14 years and 6 months. Also Jane Carson his daughter who died at Gatehouse 1st October 1868 aged 8 years and 6 months. Also Elizabeth Paterson his wife who died at Gatehouse March 5th 1907 aged 88 years. Also Agnes their daughter who died at Gatehouse 29th July 1925 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old12Sacred to the memory of James Hamilton, Farmer Laggan who died 16th Feb 1837 aged 57 years. Ann Grierson his wife who died at Laggan 5th October 1840 aged 57 years. Jane his daughter died at Laggan 24th May 1832 aged 3 years. John Grierson his brother-in-law died at Laggan 15th October 1841 aged 54 years. Thomas Hamilton his son, Farmer Laggan who died there 20th August 1869 aged 51 years. Elizabeth Dickson wife of Thomas Hamilton who died at Penkiln 10th Jany 1908 aged 75 years. Jeanie Hamilton their daughter who died at Sheffield 24th Jany 1875 aged 17 years. James Hamilton their son who died at Penkiln 21st Jany 1932 aged 75 years. John Hamilton their youngest son died at Creetown 16th July 1943 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old13Sacred to the memory of James Hunter, Farmer, Mossyard who died 26th March 1866 aged 73 years. Also Grizel Grierson his wife who died at Mossyard 28th December 1890 aged 93 years. Thomas his son who died at Mossyard 1st November 1832 aged 5 years. David Grierson his brother?-in-law died 14th Feb 1873 aged 85 years. Also his son John Hunter who died at Fleetbank, Gatehouse 11th May 1908 aged 79 years. James Hunter his son, Farmer in Mossyard who died 26th May 1911 aged 78 years.
Anwoth Old14In memory of Jessie daughter of Anthony & Agnes McCarmick who died at Pulcree 4th of June 1869 aged 1 year & 9 months.
“To those who for her loss are grieved,
This consolations given,
Thus from a world of woe relieved,
And blooms a rose in heaven.”
Anwoth Old15In memory of William Gordon who died in Fleetside 16th July 1813 aged 81 years. Also Nicholas McWhae his spouse who died 31st Decr 1797 aged 62 years. Also Mary their daughter and wife of John Gordon who died in Gatehouse 23rd March 1825 aged 53 years. Also the said John Gordon who died in Gatehouse August 5th 1830 aged 65 years. Jennet Blyth spouse of the said John Gordon who died in Gatehouse 2 March 1832 aged 38 years.
Anwoth Old16Sacred to the memory of Thomas Robertson who died 1st January 1819 aged 45 years. Andrew McCormock Robertson his son who died 12th April 1810 aged 1 year. Also Thomas Robertson his son who died April 4th 1814 aged 2 years. Henrietta Robertson his spouse who died Feb 22 1851 aged 79 years. Also his two sons, George Robertson who died in Louisville, Kentucky, A.D. 1840. William G. Robertson who died in Jamaica Dec 20th 1847.
Anwoth Old17This stone was erected by Mary Petters in memory of Andrew McCormick who died in Orchard Septr 25th 1806 aged 86 years. Also his spouse Agnes Douglas who died April 8th 1802 aged 60 years. The erector died at Edinburgh the 11th December 1843 aged 58 years.
Anwoth Old18Erected by Samuel Murphy late of the Inniskilling or 6th Dragoon’s in memory of Sarah McCormick his spouse who died at Lanefoot of Cardoness 25th April 1824 aged 63 years. Also Samuel their son who died in infancy.
Anwoth Old19Here lyeth Archibald Faulds, Gardiner at Bardarroch from 1703 to 1719, born of creditable parents at Inverary and careful, honest and faithfull servant, very expert in his own trade knowing also in husbandry and housekeeping, some tyme abroad in Flanders and Germany during ye wars of the Glorious King William as ane affectionat husband and kynd parent. William Archibald and Nicholas his children ly also here has left three sons John, Archibald and David with Mary Campbel his spouse dyed at Woodend in August 1724 aged 50.
Anwoth Old20Here lyeth Thomas Irving born of honest and religious parents in the parish of Egldphechan in Annandale, was a good christian and careful, honest & faithfull servant for 16 years both while abroad during the wars of the glorious King William and at Bardarroch until his death in October 1711 aged about 44.
Anwoth Old21Erected by Sir David Maxwell in memory of William Tait who died at Cardoness 7th March 1824 aged 23 years. Also James Tait father of the said William, who died at Cardoness 4th March 1829 aged 60 years. Elizabeth Hume spouse of James Tait who died 1st Oct 1832 aged 58 years. And of their children viz: Nicholas Maxwell died 25th Jany 1832 aged 18 years. Elizabeth died 29th July 1854 aged 43 years. George Martin died 1st March 1861 aged 53 years. Grace Wilmot Tait, died 21 May 1862 aged 15 years.
Anwoth Old22Erected by John McMichael in memory of his children Jean died 19 Sep 1840 aged 8 months. John died 21 June 1854 aged 11 years. The erector died 18 January 1863 aged 54 years. Also Jessie Clement Tait his wife who died at Gatehouse 22nd January 1886 aged 73 years. George McMichael who died at Gatehouse 28th Dec 1892. William McMichael who died at Callander 11th Nov 1898. Hugh Morton Jack McMichael died at Summit, New Jersey 18th Dec 1920. Elizabeth McMichael wife of John Blaen who died at Halesowen 31st Dec 1920. Mary Jane wife of Robert Cairns, Stirling died 9th January 1926. James McMichael, last survivor of the family, who died at Gatehouse 17th July 1933.
Anwoth Old23Here lyes the corpse of James McTaggart who lived at Archland and died there 1716 aged 46 years: Likewise the corpse of David McTaggart, wright son of the aforesaid James died 1734 aged 25 years.
Reverse — Angel’s head & wings over skull & crossbones.
Anwoth Old24Sacred to the memory of Samuel McGeorge who died at Burnfoot of Ardwall 5 July 1859 aged 27 years. Erected by his father William McGeorge and his widow Agness Johnstone as a tribute of respect to a beloved son and an affectionate husband. Alexander youngest son of the said William McGeorge died at Burnfoot Cottage 29 March 1863 aged 12 years. Elizabeth his daughter and wife of Hugh McKinlay died at Kirkcudbright 23 June 1872 aged 36 years. Also the said William McGeorge who died at Burnfoot 19 Aug 1877 aged 69 years. And Janet Rae his wife who also died there 1 Sep 1883 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old25Erected by Jane Shaw in memory of David Shaw her father who died at Clauchan of Girthon 7 Augt 1838 aged 45 years. James Sword grandson of said David Shaw who died 16th Augt 1839 aged twenty months. Jane Shaw the erector died 2 Decr 1849 aged 31 years. Also David G. Shaw son of above D. Shaw who died 15 Jan 1854 aged 25 years.
Anwoth Old26In memory of David Shaw who died August the 7th 1838 aged 45 years.
Anwoth Old27J.S.

Anwoth Old28Erected by William Murray in memory of his children viz: Margaret and Jean who died infants and Mary who died 23d August 1805 aged 11 years. And John who died 29th June 1806 aged 3 years. Grace Murray died 10th Sept 1910 aged 74 years. Grace Martin died 2nd July 1930 aged 37 years. Mary Martin died 12th August 1931 aged 63 years.
Anwoth Old29Sacred to the memory of John Boddan who departed this life 8 Novr 1830 aged 65 years. Mary Clark his wife who died 25 August 1835 aged 69 years.
Anwoth Old30In loving memory of our mother Alice Wilson beloved wife of Henry Sumner, Edinburgh who died at Cottage Hospital, Anwoth August 11th 1898 aged 42 years. “At Rest.” Erected by her two surviving daughters.
Anwoth Old31Erected by William Kelly in memory of Elizabeth Hope his wife who died at Upper Rusko Cottage 3rd October 1872 aged 28 years. Janet Hope her daughter died 16 Nov 1871 aged 4 years. William James his son died 21st Feb 1872 aged 7 months.
Anwoth Old32In loving memory of Nathan Benson died at Woodend Oct 28th 1911 aged 94 years. Agnes Singleton his wife died March 10th 1881 aged 61 years. Robert their son died June 21st 1882 aged 18 years. Edward Allison died Feb 9th 1917 aged 76 years. Mary Benson widow of above who died at Catherine Street 1st NovR 1921 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old33Erected by William Haugh in memory of Jane Caldow his wife who died at Glen Cottage 4th Feb 1876 aged 44 years. Maggie his daughter who died 13th January 1889 aged 22 years. John his son who died 17th September 1891 aged 19 years. Mary Jane his daughter died 29th September 1893 aged 19 years. William Haugh the erector died 21st March 1907 aged 77 years. Isabella his daughter died 31st July 1954 aged 85 years. Janet his daughter died 7th Dec 1955 aged 88 years.
Anwoth Old34Erected by Jas Robison, in memory of Gordon Robison his daughter who died 11th May 1839 aged 5 weeks.
Anwoth Old35Erected by Alexr Stewart in memory of his wife Isabella Murray who died Ixth December MDCCCVIII aged XLVI years. Also Alexr their son who died XIIIth September MDCCC aged III years. Also Jannet their daughter who died XXVII Novr MDCCCXXV aged XXXVI years. The erector who died XVIII Feby MDCCCXLII aged LXXXVII years. Alexr Stewart grandson to the erector who died XVIIth June MDCCCXXXV aged XXI years. Also John Stewart grandson of the erector who died at Gatehouse 28th June 1900 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old36Here lyes the corpse of John Dunbar in Borland who died March the 15th 1766 aged 87 years. Also Jean Shan, his spouse, who died April 1st 1764 aged 81. Also Isobel Paterson spouse to Anthony Dunbar, their son who died Decr 8th 1772 aged 41 years. Also here lyes the corpse of said Anthony Dunbar who died 10th of August 1793 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old37a. Erected by John McQuie in memory of his father James McQuie who died 19th January 1826 aged 88 years. Elizabeth McGuffog his mother died 15th Feb 1839 aged 79 years.
b. And of his children: Elizabeth died 5th May 182- aged 18 months. Elizabeth died 5th Feb 18-- aged 39 years. Alexander died at Gatehouse 10 May 1866 aged 32 years. Agnes Gordon wife of the erector died 24th August 1875 aged 84 years. John McQuie the erector died 16th Sept 1878 aged -- years.
c. James second son of the erector who was lost at sea with the barque ‘Oriental’ from Bombay in 1871 aged 19 years.
Anwoth Old38Erected by William Gordon, Gatehouse. In memory of his father James Gordon who died at Woodhead 28 October 1856 aged 89 years.
Anwoth Old39Erected by Robert Gordon, Gatehouse. In memory of his son William James Gordon died 29 July 1849 aged eighteen months.
Anwoth Old40In memory of Thomas son of James McTaggart who died at Gatehouse 27th May 1910 aged 37 years. The said James McTaggart died Dec 16th 1914 aged 81 years. Margaret Henry his wife died April 11th 1915 aged 75 years. Also Private Robert McTaggart son of the above who died in Hospital Jan 13th 1916 aged 38 years. Interred at Liverpool.
Anwoth Old41To the memory of Nicolas Martin spouse to Samuel Thomsone, Merchant in Anwoth who having brought forth to -6 (?) sons & 3 daughters in the space of 12 years, died at Drummuckloch Febry the 6th 1713 (1743 ?) & of her age the 36th year. One of which daughters, Nicolas, is also here interred, prudent, charitable (?) servant, faithfull, kind oblidging companion (?) etc. Etc. [stone very illegible]
Anwoth Old42Large Tomb - Rebuilt by Col Wm. Maxwell, anno 1718 and rebuilt by Sir Wm. Maxwell, Bart, anno 1878.
Think on: “Until the day break and the shadows flee away”.
Anwoth Old43In loving memory of Sarah Byrne for many years the valued nurse and friend at Cardoness, October 27th 1884, at rest.
Anwoth Old44Sacred to the memory of Peter Mactier, Merchant in Gatehouse who died 28th Octr 1817 aged 57 years. John his son who died 15th Decr 1786 aged 4 years. Elizabeth his daughter who died 10th Octr 1789 aged 2 years. Elizabeth McKie his mother who died 20th Decr 1804 aged 82 years. Peter his son who died at sea in the year 1805 aged 20 years. His two sons named Anthony who died in infancy. Also of Elizabeth McWilliam his wife who died 19th February 1832 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old45Erected by Rob McMaster and Mary Mactier Gatehouse of Fleet in memory of their children. James who died on the 8th April 1830 aged six years. Maria Binnia who died on the 7th May 1831 aged five years. Peter who died on the 5th June 1831 aged 12 years and seven months. Eliza who died on the 9th October 1846 aged 23 years.
Anwoth Old46Erected by William Donaldson in Rusko in memory of Mary McChastney his spouse who died April 4th 1773 aged 55 years. And of John, Mary and. Grizzal Donaldson their children who died 7th & 9th days of Septr 1758. Also Jessie D. Smith who died at Anwoth Cottage Hospital 12 Dec 1891 aged 54 years.
Anwoth Old47Sacred to the memory of Alexander Whan late in Calside of Ornockenoch, who died 12 August 1830 aged 59 years. Also Janet Porter his wife who died 26 Dec 1839 aged 75 years. And of Robert Whan their grandson who died 22 March 1835 in infancy. John Whan his son died 31 Dec 1866 aged 62 years. James Whan his son died 6 May 1868 aged 17 years. Also Janet Gardiner relict of the said John Whan who died 16 Oct 1882 aged 73 years. Murray Douglas Brown grandson of John Whan & beloved husband of Rosalia Brown died at Liverpool 18 April 1940 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old48Erected by Helen Irvine in loving memory of James Conley who died at High Auchenlarie 10th July 1900 aged 51 years. Also his son William who died in infancy and of their elder daughter Margaret who died 29th September 1968 aged 88 years.
Anwoth Old49 Erected by William McMinn, Shoemaker in Gatehouse. Here lies the corpse of Janet McMinn who died 1742 aged 46. Also the corpse of Jean Johnston spouse to said Wm. McMinn who died 20th of March 1781 aged 48 years.
Anwoth Old50 Sacred to the memory of Janet Maxwell spouse of John Byers who died at Gatehouse 7th Dec 1868 aged 50 years. The above John Byers who died at Gatehouse 22nd April 1904 aged 82 years. Catherine Kemp her daughter who died 27th May 1909 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old51Erected by Jane Shannon, in memory of David Shannon her husband who died 11th April 1869 aged 56 years, 37 of which he faithfully discharged the duties of Schoolmaster at Laggan in this Parish. The said Jane Templeton daughter of the late John Templeton, Burnfoot, Creetown died 16th February 1908 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old52Erected by John Brown to the memory of Thomas Brown his son who died in Newtonhills Sept 4th 1806 aged 35 years. Also the said John Brown who died 3d July 1817 aged 71 years. Also Jean Haining his spouse who died 30 June 1822 aged 70 years. Also David Thomson their son in law who died 24th May 1837 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old53Sacred to the memory of John Cunningham, King’s Laggan who departed this life February 16th 1808 aged 50 years. Also his spouse Jean McHarg who departed this life Dec 5th 1816 aged 56 years. Also their Sons Willm Cunningham who died Septr 24th 1818 aged 38 years. Also Andw Cunningham who died April 24th 1819 aged 17 years.
Reverse :
Interred on the front of this stone is Margaret Cunningham, spouse to Andrew Couts, who died 5th Novr 1825 aged 32 years. Peter Cunningham who died 28th Septr 1840 aged 42 years. Samuel Cunningham who died at Lachentyre 17th February 1844 aged 54 years. Mary McQuhir his wife who died 24th Octr 1853 aged 61 years. Also Elizabeth Kelly who died 3rd January 1880 aged72 years.
Anwoth Old54Sacred to the memory of John Campbell, late in Gatehouse who departed this life X September MDCCXCIX aged LIX years of Nicholas McConchie his wife who died II June MDCCCXXIII aged LXXIX years. And of their children:vbCrLf
Janet who died XXVIII September MDCCLXXXII aged II years.vbCrLf
William who died XXV August MDCCCIV aged XXVI years.vbCrLf
Margaret who died XXIV January MDCCCXXXII aged XLIX years.vbCrLf
Thomas Campbell, Grocer, Gatehouse who died IX October MDCCCXLII aged LXVIII years.
Anwoth Old55Sacred to the memory of James Henry who died in Burnfoot of Ardwall, July 22 1799 aged 47 years. Also Thomas his son who died June 2 1799 aged 7 years. And also of Mary Conchie his wife who died 30 January 1831 aged 82 years. Margaret their daughter who died 29 January 1837 aged 47 years.
Anwoth Old56Erected by Samuel Henry Lagg, in memory of Samuel Henry his father who died there on 21 May 1864 aged 78 years. Also Jane Black his wife who died in 1830. And of their children:
James died in 1840. Hellen died in 1846.
Thomas died in 1847. Mary, wife of W. Reid died in 1875.
Elizabeth, Jane & Mary died young.
Ann Henry, sister of the erector, who died in 1844, aged 9 months. Also Mary Corson his mother second wife of Samuel Henry died at Lagg 23rd Feby 1887 aged 83 years. Margaret Henry his sister died 25th Novr 1887 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old57a. Erected by William McLean in memory of Mary McLean his daughter who died 1820 aged 20 (?) years. Janet Richardson his mother who died 1806 aged 60 (?) years. John his brother died at Nassau, N.P. 1799 aged 25 years. Jane his sister died in Liverpool 1856 aged 72 years. Also the erector who died 27th Feb 1865 aged 85 years.
b. Also in memory of John McLean who died in 1825 aged ? Years : Agnes, his daughter, who died 1858 aged ? Years : Georgina his daughter who died 1866 aged 37 years: Maggie, his daughter who died 1871 aged 30 years: Jane Gibson, his wife, who died 5 June 1874 aged 78 years.
c. Also his son Alexander who died at Victoria, B.C. 1888 aged 61 years. William his son died at Gatehouse 23rd May 1892 aged 61 years. Andrew his son died at Gatehouse 22nd Jany 1895 aged 73 years. Jane his daughter who died at Gatehouse 25th February 1906.
Anwoth Old58Edge : Erected by Andrew & James Heron and James Hendrie.
Side 1 : Here lies the corpse of James Heron son of John Heron who died Apr 28th 1786. William Heron who died in Gatehouse 16 May 1855.
Side 2 : Here lies the corpse of sd. Mary McCalle who died Jany 5th 1794 aged 69. Here lies the corpses of Samuel, Jean, George, Agness, Andrew & James Herons, children of Andrew Heron & Mary McCaul: also here lies the corpse of Isobel Hendrie, daughter to James Hendrie & Agnes Heron.
Anwoth Old59Erected by Samuel Heron to the memory of his father David Heron who died 31st (sic) November 1804 aged 35 years. Also his mother Elizabeth Carson who died 25th Jany 1826 aged 60 years. And of his brother and sister, David and Janet who died young. Mary died at Borland of Girthon 18 Aug 1869 aged 19 years. Henrietta McGhie his grand-daughter died at Borland of Girthon aged 4 years. Samuel Heron died at Gatehouse 24 March 1886 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old60Erected by their only son, John Hannay Murray, in affectionate remembrance of Elizabeth McCulloch his mother who died in Gatehouse 19 October 1839 aged 73 years. Also James Murray his father, who died in Gatehouse 27 September 1848 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old61Erected by Samuel McConchie, Woodend in memory of his daughter Anne who died in Boghall 4th of Feby 1809 aged 11 years. Samuel Conchie died June 1852 aged 87 years. Cathrine Glover his wife died 15 June 1855 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old62Erected by Jas Carnochan in memory of his children viz: James his son who died 7th Octr 1825 aged 6 years. Also William his son who died 15th Octr 1825 aged 2 years. The erector died 13th April 1828 aged 47 years. And Sarah his daughter who died 11th July 1834 aged 17 years. Samuel his son who died at sea 4th August 1839 aged 18 years. Martha Carnochan who died at Gatehouse 5 June 1859 aged 66 years. Margaret his daughter who died at Twynholm 26 June 1887 aged 61 years.
Reverse — Stop passenger as you pass by, As you are now so once was I, As I am now so you must be. Therefore prepare to follow me.
Anwoth Old63Erected by Samuel Carnochan in memory of his father James Carnochan who died at Largies June the 12th 1812 aged 88 years. And also of Sarah Houston his spouse who died June the 2d 1785 aged 39 years. And also of Mary Halliday spouse to the said Samuel Carnochan who died at Little Barley May the 14th 1820 aged 39 years. Samuel Carnochan the erector died at Goderich, Ontario, B.N. America 5 March 1859 aged 74 years. Also John Ross Carnochan son of Robert Halliday Carnochan, Tuckersmith, Ontario and grandson of the above Samuel Carnochan who died at Culcaigrie 2nd June 1872 aged 19 years. Also Isabella Carnochan daughter of the above Samuel Carnochan who died at Culcaigrie 31st January 1884 aged 66 years.
Anwoth Old64Flat stone, no markings.
Anwoth Old65Erected by John Carnochan in memory of John Carnochan his father who died XIV October MDCCXC aged LVI years. Mary Murray his mother who died XXVI May MDCCC aged LVII years. Rachel Carnochan his sister who died V February MDCCCLIV aged LXXIV years. Mary Carnochan his sister died XXI April MDCCCLX aged LXXXIII years.
Anwoth Old66Erected by Adam Cowan in Old Land in memory of Margret Johnson his wife who died 26th May 1801 aged 47 years. Also Thomas Nicholas Elizabeth and John their children who all died young. Also the erector who died April 10th 1827 aged 82 years.
Anwoth Old67In memory of William McWhinnie who died at Gatehouse 1817 aged 81 years. Isabella McWhinnie his wife died 1817 aged 75 years. And of their sons James died 1825 aged 56 years. John died 1830 aged 64 years. Jane McQuie his wife died 1866 aged 95 years. And of their children, James died 1843 aged 33 years. William died 1859 aged 51 years. Andrew died 1863 aged 49 years. Isabella died 1863 aged 60 years.

Rear: This erected by John McWhinnie, mason, in memory of his father and Mother, viz William McWhinnie, died 28th Feby 1817 aged 81 years, Isabella McWhinnie died 14th Oct 1817 aged 75 years. Also their son James who died in Cambridge-shire, 3rd of October 1825, aged 56 years. And of the said John McWhinnie, who died 10th March 1830.
Anwoth Old68Erected by William Sinclair in memory of James Sinclair his father who died Octr 27th 1770 aged 86 years. Also the corpse of Jannet Rain his mother who died Aprile 1779 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old69a Erected by Samuel Lenox, Esqr, Merchant, London. Here lies the corpse of Thomas Lenox in Auchenharie who died 22nd Septr 1745 aged 67 years. And Sarah McWhay his spouse who died 28th Septr 1748 aged 67 years. And also William who died in the year 1716. And John who died in the year 1722. And also William who died 4th July 1754 aged 34 years. Sons to the above Thomas Lenox. And also George Lenox their son who died 27th July 1773 aged 61 years. Also William Lenox who died in the year 1767 aged 11 years. And William Lenox who died in the year 1769 aged 3 months, his sons. And also the body of Samuel Lenox, son of Samuel Lenox, Liverpool who departed his life the 28th day of July 1786 aged 16 years. And also here lies the corpse of Barbara Murdoch spouse to George Lenox who died 18th Octr 1798 aged 76 years. Also Margaret Lenox daughter of the above named Thomas Lenox who died on the 7th Sept 1808 aged 92 years. Also Nicholas Lenox daughter of George Lenox and spouse to Peter Adair, Creetown who died on the 28th Feby 1826 aged 60 years. Also Sarah her daughter who died in Augt 1803 aged 2 years. Also Margaret Lenox daughter of George Lenox who died on the 17th June 1827 aged 67 years. Also the Revd John Adair who died in Creetown on the 26th Octr 1867 aged 76 years. Also Margaret Adair who died 22nd April 1887 aged 83 years.
Tho’ sin and death have brought us to the dust
Yet God in his good time will raise us with the just.
Flat stone below
Here lyes the corps of Tho. Lennox Auchenlarie – who died 1745 aged 67 years. Sarah McWhae his spouse who died Sept 28 1748 aged 67, and William who died in the year 1716 and John who died in the year 1722, and also William who died July 4th 1754 aged 34 years. Sons to the above Thomas Lenox. George Lennox, their son, died 1773 aged 61 and - - who died 1767 aged - - - - died 1769 aged 3 months
Tho’ sin and death have brought us to the dust
Yet God in his good time will raise us with the just.
Also the body of Samuel Lennox son of Samuel Lennox, Liverpool who departed this life 28th day of July 1786 aged 16. Also here lies the corpse of - - , spouse to - - - 1798 aged 76.
Note : This stone is partly obliterated by the pedestals of the stone above. Much of the inscription appears to be repeated there.
Anwoth Old70Here lyes John Bell of Whitesyde who was barbourously shot to death in the Paroch of Tongland at the command of Grier of Lag, anno 1685. This monument shall tell posterity that blessed Bell of Whitesyde her doth ly, who at command of bloody Lag was shot a rnurter strange which should not be forgot. Douglas of Morton did him quarters give yet cruel Lag would not let him survive his martyre sought some time to recomend his soul to God befor his dayes died end. Te tyrrant said what devl ye’ve pray’d enough. This long seven yeare on mountains and in cleugh so instantly caused him with other four be shot to death upon Kirconnel Moor so this did end the lives of these deare sants for there adherence to the covenants.
Anwoth Old71Erected by the Kirk session and inhabitants of Anwoth as a tribute of respect to the memory of John Bell who for 32 years was Schoolmaster of this Parish and died 4th Feb 1844 aged 52 years.
As a teacher he was laborious and successful, while as a man, his strict integrity, unassuming manners, and kindness of heart, justly endeared him to a large circle of aquaintance.
SIDE
Isabella Kirk wife of the said John Bell died 5th November 1862 aged 66 years.
Anwoth Old72Plaque on Wall - Monumentum Sepulchral e Johannis Bell de Archland pallida mois aequo pede pulsat pauperum tabernas regumqe turres post obitum benefacta manent aeternaqe virtus omnia praetereunt praeter amare Deum.
Anwoth Old73Plaque on Wall - Sacred to the memory of Lieutenant James Nunn of the Indian Army who died at Gorickpore on the 8th of October 1832 aged 28 years. Barbara Adair widow of the above Lieu. Nunn died at Stranraer on the 29th October 1889 aged 90 years and is buried here. Resting in the hope of a blessed resurrection.
Anwoth Old74Erected in memory of John Dixon, Blacksmith, Skyreburn who died 19 January 1831 aged 66 years. Elizabeth McKeand his wife who died 8 May 1840 aged 71 years. Agness Dickson their daughter who died 7 March 1814 aged 22 years. Alexander Dickson their son who died 18 May 1827 aged 37 years. John Dixon their son who died at Skyreburn 25 Oct. 1865 aged 71 years. Mary Dixon wife of James Rain, who died at Bardristane 10th Octr 1879 aged 80 years. Also the said James Rain who died at Wigtown 15 Oct. 1881 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old75Erected by Hannah Byron in memory of Jean Cowan, who died at Skyreburn, 10th March 1781 aged 42 years. And Alexr McKean her husband who died at Skyreburn October 1825 aged 88 years. Also Nicholas McKean wife of William Byron who died 12th May 1842 aged 63 years. Also John Byron who died at Colchester, County of Essex, 6th August 1867 aged 60 years. Also the above William Byron his father who died at Castle-Douglas 17th November 1867 aged 88 years. Also children of the above William Byron, Alexr and James who died in infancy. The above Hannah Byron died at Castle Douglas 17th Decr 1903 aged 95 years.
Anwoth Old76Erected by Thomas Carson in Barholm. In memory of his brother Samuel Carson who died at Calside Dec 12th 1791 aged 23 years. Also his mother Marion McNae who died at Calside Nov. 11th 1797 aged 60 years. Likewise his father John Carson who died at Calside Sep 26th 1809 aged 75 years. Also Mary McCormick wife of the erector who died at Whiteside April 17th 1827 aged 33 years. Likewise his son John Carson who died at Barholm Feb 20th 1831 aged 9 years. Also Thomas Carson the erector who died 16th April 1866 aged 95 years.
Anwoth Old77Table difficult to read: Erected by Thomas McNae in memory of his parents. Here lies the corpse of Samuel McNae who died in Mark, June 23rd 1785 aged 77 years. Also Nicholas Carson his spouse who died Decr 29th 1787 aged 75 years. And also Agnes McNae, their daughter, who died April 2nd 1777 aged 44 years. & also here lies the corpse of Andrew McNae, son of Thos. McNae and Jean McMuldroch in Kirkbride, who died Janr 27th 1792 aged 5 years.
Anwoth Old78Flat Table -
a.
Sacred to the memory of Thomas McNae who died at Balig on the 10th February 1835 aged 86 years. And of Jane Muldroch his wife who died, at Balig on the 19th April 1840 aged 87 years. And of Andrew McNae their eldest son who died at Kirkbride 27th of January 1792 aged 5 years. Also of Nicholas McNae their daughter who died at Newlaw on the 23rd September 1819 aged 27 years.
Small broken stone below table -
b. Here lies the corpse of John McNae who lived at the Gatehouse of Fleet in the Parish of Girthon and died there Aug 1723 in the 103 year of his age.
Anwoth Old79Erected by Margaret McClellan in memory of Alexander Carson her husband who died at Lower Auchenlary 14th Jany 1810 aged 36 years. And of Alexander their son who died infancy. Also the erector who died in Gatehouse 30th June 1831 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old80In memory of Alexr McClellan who died at Newton of Cardoness 18th Janry 1801 aged 73 years. Elizabeth McCredie his wife who died 5th Oct 1813 aged 83 years. Alex’r their son who died 10th July 1797 aged 24 years. Also their grandchildren viz: Margaret McCredie who died at Newton 3rd July 1809 aged 1 year. Jannet who died 14th April 1810 aged 5 years. Alexr who died at Creetown 25th June 1840 aged 57 years. Sarah McClellan wife of Hugh MoCredie late farmer in Auchenlary and mother of the above grandchildren who died at Creetown 16th Novr 1841 aged 75 years.
REVERSE - In memory of the children of Alex McCredie and Elizabeth Carson. Hugh died at High Auchenlarie 20 June 1852 aged 14 years. Alexander died at London 2nd Jan. 1856 aged 25 years. Adam died at High Auchenlarie 7 Sep. 1844 aged 51 years.
Anwoth Old81Erected by William Walker in Fleet Street, Gatehouse. In memory of his children viz: Margaret and Robert who died in infancy. William who died the 21st December 1829 aged 34 years. Also Robert T. Davidson their grandson who died at Texas on the 1 April 1830 aged 25 years. Also James W. Davidson their grandson who died at sea the 14 April near the bnks of Newfoundland 1837 aged 17 years. Also their son Robert T. Walker who died at Texas the 30 June 1838 aged 45 years. Also Clara Tait spouse to the erector who died 3 Feb 1838 aged 78 years. Also the erector who died the 2 November 1842 aged 85 years. Isabella Davidson wife of William Armour and granddaughter of the erector died in Liverpool 15 October 1849 aged 35 years. James Davidson son in law of the erector who died 28 January 1856 aged 68 years. Jane Walker his wife died 3 July 1867 aged 80 years. Clara Armour her granddaughter died 23 Nov 1868 aged 28 years.
Anwoth Old82Here lys Margaret Richardson spouse to Robert Hunter in Killigonn who died the 26th Dec 1759 aged 64 years. And Sarah Hunter who died March 1761 aged 27. Also Henrietta who died March 1763 aged 25 years, their children & also the said Robert Hunter, husband and father of the above wife and children, he died January 16th 1780 aged 81 years.
Anwoth Old83Erected by John Richardson in Fleet Street, in memory of his father John Richardson who died in High-ardwall 12th March 1760 aged 66 years. Also Margaret Gourley his mother who died 10th March 1785 aged 82 years. Also Dorothy McNaught his spouse who died 21 Decr 1808 aged 70 years. Also John Richardson his son who died 4th Jany 1767 aged 4 years. Also the erector died 5th Feb 1816 aged 87 years. Also Margaret Richardson spouse to Thomas Carson who died 23rd Feby 1826 aged 60 years.
Reverse - Also Agnes Richardson who died at Fleet Street 18th September 1855 aged 80 years. Also Andrew Richardson who died 9 Sept 1864 aged 83 years.
Anwoth Old84This stone was erected by William Henry in memory of Jessie his daughter who died at Valleyfield of Tongland 11th December 1836 aged 11 years. Margaret McCornock his wife who died 1st Feby 1848 aged 49 years. William Henry the erector who died at Valleyfield 26 February 1856 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old85Erected by James McEwen in memory of Jean Corbey who died 2 Septr 1781 aged 70 years. and William Davidson her husband died 1 March 1797 aged 92 years. Jannet their daughter died 10 April 1825 aged 79 years. They all died at Lakens of Anwoth. Jane McEwen wife of David Mason who died 21 Feb 1858 aged 73 years. Also the said David Mason who died at Skyreburn 8 May 1877 aged 86 years.
Reverse Also Andrew McEwen Mason son of the said David Mason who died in New York and Mary Johnstone his wife who died at Skyreburn 18th August 1917 aged 85 years.
Anwoth Old86Here lies the corpse of John Bralney who died Aprile 20th 1759 aged 35 years also Janet who died 1762 aged 1 year & also Jane who died May 4 aged 10 years, his daughters. Here lies the corpse of Agnes Carnochan his spouse who died 8th of April 1776 aged 58 years.
[N.B. Janet born c.1761, but John died April 1759]
Anwoth Old87Erected by Robert McCornock in Arkland in memory of Isabel his daughter who died 16th July 1809 aged 9 years. Also the erector who died 19th June 1824 aged 74 years. Jean his daughter who died 22 Feby 1825 aged 28 years. Janet Thompson his spouse who died 24th May 1825 aged 58 years.
Anwoth Old88Erected by Hugh Henry in Killron in memory of Jennet Henry his daughter who died Decr 7th 1818 aged 18 years. Also the erector Hugh Henry who died August 12th 1820 aged 72 years. Also his spouse Jean Dickson who died July 10th 1823 aged 66 years.
Reverse Interred in front of this stone John the son of the erector who died 28th Augt 1833 aged 32 years. Also James who died at Valleyfield 30th September 1850 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old89Here lys the corpse of Robert McNish who died November the 8th 1757 aged one year. Also John McNish who died March 28th 1763 aged 19. Also Jean McNish who died May 6th 1763 aged 21. And also Margaret McNish who died June 26th 1763 aged 14 years. Children of Robert McNish and Mary McUhork in Whitsyd.
Reverse - Three winged angel heads and one skull and crossbones.
Anwoth Old90Flat stone — Here lyes the corpse of Robert McNish and Janet McComb his spouse. Also John McNish and Jean Hannay his spouse.
Anwoth Old91Erected by Daniel Quig in Killiron to the memory of Robert his son who died Sept 29th 1827 aged 16 years. John his son died June 19th 1832 aged 19 years. Also the erector Daniel Quig died 8th March 1833 aged 42 years.
Anwoth Old92Sacred to the memory of James Dennison of Virginia, formerly Schoolmaster of Balmaghie. He was born in Culreoch in the year 1755 and died in Gatehouse 19 Dec 1824 aged 69 years. Also of his only son William Dennison, M.D., who died in Gatehouse from typhus fever caught in the discharge of his professional duty the 3rd June 1838 aged 25 years. His untimely fate is most deeply lamented by his widowed mother the public and all who knew him. He was universally esteemed for his moral worth, his professional skill and his attention to the suffering of the poor. Also in memory of the erectore Nicolas Brown spouse to the aforesaid James Dennison and mother to William Dennison, M.D., their son. She was born at Clauchreid and died at Gatehouse 30 March 1848 aged 78 years, she was much respected for her integrity.
Robert Hume, sculp., Gatehouse
Anwoth Old93Sacred to the memory of Jannet McDowal who died in Whiteside September 24th 1806 aged 72 years. And John Brown her son who died in Homepark of Kirkmabreck 29th May 1880 aged 77 years. Also Margaret Brown her daughter who died at Holmpark on the 17th November 1837 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old94In memory of Miss Catharine Stewart of Shambelly who departed this life upon the 10th of Septr 1790 aged 16 years and 5 months.
Anwoth Old95Illegible.
Anwoth Old96Illegible.
Anwoth Old97Erected by Mary & Eliz Denniston to the memory of their father John Dennistoun who died in 1762 aged 62. And their Mother Eliz Livingston in 1758 (?) aged 59 (?) years. The former died 10 Nov. 18?? aged 70. The latter died 20 (?) April 1816 (?) aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old98Adversa virtute repello. Erected by Capt James Denniston sacred to the memory of James McKie late tenant in Culreoch who died the 10th of Feby 1796 aged 70 years. Also of Elizabeth McKie spouse to William Denniston who died the 28th January 1801 aged 70 years. Also William Denniston who died 25th Jany 1827 aged 85 years. Mary Denniston died 2nd Decr 1837 aged 63 years.
Reverse — Also Captain James Murray Denniston, adjutant of the Galloway Militia author of “The Battle of Craignilder”, “Legends of Galloway”, etc., died 12th Dec 1857 aged 88 years.
Anwoth Old99Here lies the Corpse of Robert Muire son to James Muire in Craignock who died in Little Glen August the 13th 1784 aged 25 years and also Here lies the Corpse of Thomas Muir who died in Craignock June 9th 1793 aged 23 years. Also here lies on the right the corpse of the said James Muir who died in Craignock decr 17th 1798 aged 73 years & also on the left lies the corpse of Mary Morrag his spouse who died in Craignock Jany 6th 1799 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old100Erected by Samuel & Jannet Muir in memory of John Muir their father who died 2 Febry 1817 aged 62 years. Also Margaret McClellan their mother who died 23 May 1843 aged 85 years. Also John Muir their brother who died 26 June 1805 aged 21 years. Also Margaret Clinton spouse to the erector who died the 26 May 1853 aged 51 years.
Reverse :- Also Jannet Muir who died 1 Dec 1862 aged 65 years.
Anwoth Old101Erected by James Waugh in memory of his son James who died 29th Decr 1826 aged 5 years. Also the erector James Waugh who died 15 July 1845 aged 55 years. Also Dorothea Carson spouse to the erector who died the 17 August 1850 aged 58 years. James Waugh his son died 30 January 1864 aged 34 years. Andrew Waugh his son who died at Stranraer 30 Jany 1880 aged 48 years.
Anwoth Old102Erected by Alexander Brown in Clauchan of Girthon in memory of Margaret Mathuson his wife who died 1st April 1827 and is laid in this grave aged 77 years. Also the erector Alexander Brown died at Clauchan of Girthon 5th August 1838 aged 91 years. Samuel Brown their oldest son, tenant in Clauchan of Girthon died their 8th Decr 1848 aged 76 years. William Brown their youngest son died at Clauchan of Girthon 6 Dec 1865 aged 81 years. Ann Waugh Tait his granddaughter who died at Creetown 29 April 1890 aged 75 years. Samuel Brown Tait his grandson who died at Manchester 9th March 1895 aged 79 years.
Anwoth Old103Table - McDowall 1785 aged 78 years. (Rest Illegible).
Anwoth Old104Erected by the family, in loving memory of James McCoskrie their father who died at Mossyard 3rd March 1893 aged 92 years. Jane Scott his wife died at Mossyard 13th Feb 1870 aged 62 years. Also Thomas their son who died at Mossyard March 1843 aged 3 years. Also James their son who died at Mossyard 12th August 1864 aged 20 years. Also William their son who died at Mossyard 24th March 1909 aged 58 years. Also Isabella their daughter who died 22nd Feb 1923 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old105Table - --------------------------- aged 3 months. Also -------------------------- his daughter who died 10th May ------ aged -- years. Also ------ his son who died ------------ aged -- years. Also Mary Ramsay who died at Creetown 5th Jan’r 1827 aged 56 years. Also --------- his wife who died -- June 1835 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old106Erected by James McMurray in memory of Agnes his daughter who died 26 April 1811 aged 2 years. Margaret his daughter who died 22 March 1835 aged 21 years. Margaret Sproat his wife who died 11 March 1850 aged 70 years. Also the erector who died 13 June 1865 aged 85 years. Elizabeth Whyte his daughter who died 7th March 1895 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old107Erected by David Gowan in memory of his father David Gowan who died 5th June 1833 aged 68 years. Also his sister Mary who died 20th Octr 1814 aged 4 months. Also his sister Elisabeth who died 20th Janr 1838 aged 11 years. Also Janet Candlish his mother, who died 15 Sepr 1846 aged 58 years.
Anwoth Old108Erected in memory of James Walker of Lagganmulling who died 14 September 1794 aged 73 years. Also Margaret Irvine who died 14th August 1867 aged 92 years. David Walker her spouse died 24th Novr 1867 aged 88 years.
Anwoth Old109Sacred to the memory of James Montgomery, Cabinetmaker, the beloved son of Jane Hornall who fell asleep in Jesus 14 July 1866 aged 27 years. His death was deeply lamented by his affectionate mother and uncle and all who had any acquaintance with him. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. Rev XIV XIII.
Anwoth Old110Erected by James McMurrie in Rusko Mains in memory of Sarah McClune his spouse who died 23d of August 1813 aged 53 years. Also Samuel McMurrie their son who died 5th of June 1798 aged 7 years.
Small stone in front of 110 — Erected by Hendaretta Crorie in memory of William Wright her husband late Miller at Killoran Mill he died Octr 22 1791 aged 33 years.
Anwoth Old111Broken stone.
Anwoth Old112Erected by the Revd James Donaldson, Minister of Canonbie in memory of John Donaldson his father who died 11th March 1812 aged 70 years. Jane Stewart his mother who died the 10th June 1820 aged 78 years. And Esther Donaldson his sister who died the 4th June 1798 aged 18 years.
The righteous shall bee in everlasting remembrance.
Anwoth Old113Erected by William McGuffog in memory of his son William who died at Goatend 18 May 1866 aged 28 years. Also Janet McCulloch his spouse who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse 6th Nov 1875 aged 63 years. Also the erector who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse 21st January 1879 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old114Erected by George Duncan to the memory of Elizebeth McQuie his spouse who died in Killygoun 25th July 1810 aged 76 years. Also Robert & David Duncan their grand-children. Robert died July 10th 1807 aged 2 years 11 months. David died May 9th 1809 aged 2 years 3 months. Also the erector who died in Killygown Septr 20th AD 1821 aged 75 years. Also his son George Duncan who died in Killy-gown May 29th 1834 aged 58 years. Also Jane Gibson relic of the above George Duncan who died at Killygown 15th July 1875 aged 96. Also Jane their daughter who died at Killygown 13th Augst 1863 aged 48. Also Elizabeth Telfer daughter of Thomas Duncan, Killygown and wife of Peter Kellie died at Creetown 19th Novr 1886 aged 32. Also Thomas Duncan Killygown who died 7th Sept 1897 aged 72. Also Graham Miller son of George Duncan who died at Wellingboro May 8th 1900 aged 12 years. Also Jane Miller wife of the above Thomas Duncan who died at Killygown 26th Nov 1906 aged 79 years.
Reverse - Also in memory of Jessie third daughter of the aforesaid Thomas Duncan who died at Killygowan Jan 11th 1911 aged 52 years. Also of Helen his eldest daughter who died at Killygowan Nov 8th 1918 aged 66 years.
Anwoth Old115Small stone - In memory of Elizabeth Milligan spouse to John McClellan at Killron Miln who died 24th Novr 1785 aged 70 years. A loving & dutiful wife an affectionate & tender parent & a kind friend. Also here lies the corpse of John McClellan late in Killron who died the 30th Oct 1797 aged 77. A loving husband & faithful friend
Anwoth Old116Sacred to the memory of Jane McClellan only child of Samuel McClellan and Margaret Neilson, Gatehouse who departed this life the 23rd day of Jany 1826 aged 8 years + 9 months.
Farewell dear child, we bow to Heaven’s Decree,
A few more years and we shall rest with thee.
Anwoth Old117Table - Illegible.
Anwoth Old118Here lies the corpse of Mary McGoun spouse to Thomas Muire in Kings Laggan who died August 20th 1772 aged 34 years. Also the corpse of Thomas Muir who died Octr 24th 1783 aged 53 years.
Anwoth Old119Erected by Charles Selkirk, to the memory of John Selkirk, (these words engraved in crest-like plaque), Innkeeper in Gatehouse of Fleet his father who died on the 22nd of May 1804 aged 49 years. And also of James Selkirk and Isabella Milligan, son & grand daughter to the said John Selkirk the former of whom died the 17th November 1785 aged 10 months, the latter on the 18th of May 1803 aged nine months. Martha Selkirk mother of the latter child who died 26th July 1819 aged 59 years. Also Janet Moffat his mother who died 11th May 1834 aged 84 years.
Reverse - To the memory of Margaret Dalrymple spouse of Charles Selkirk who died 22nd April 1823 aged 36 years. Also of the said Charles Selkirk who died 27th February 1830 aged 48 years. Also of their son who died in Antigua 2nd Decr 1834 aged 24 years. Charles their son who was found frozen to death in a boat on the coast of Newfoundland, with the whole of the crew of the brig “Swallow” of Liverpool 14th April 1837 aged 19 years.
Anwoth Old120I.MK Here lyes the body of Margrat McKoun who had an exelent conversation live in old land aged 74, dayd fev 2 1737.
Anwoth Old121HL T MK S T I G W DEPT P LIFE JUNE 9 1670 T McEWN .
Anwoth Old122Erected by Mrs Gordon in memory of her husband the Revd Mr William Gordon, minister of Anwoth who died the 30th April 1790 in the 46th year of his age & 20th of his ministry. His sincerity, his integrity & unassuming merit made his life esteemed and his death regretted by those who knew him, particularly by those who had an opportunity of witnessing his pious labours. By him also lie his two sons James who died Novr 1783 aged 9 years. And Samuel who died the 14th Novr 1797 aged 21 years. Also his oldest daughter Dorothea who died on the 21st day of November 1819 aged 44 years. Also Mary Denniston his wife who was born on the (22nd /) 23rd day of June 1749 and died on the 28th day of March 1836 in the 87th year of her age.
Anwoth Old123Erected by John Thomson in memory of William Thomson his father who died in Lachentayr 13th Novr 1747 aged 55 years. Also James Thomson his son who died in May 1740 aged 19 years. And also Elizabeth Thomson his daughter who died in August 1742 aged 21 years. Also of Elizabeth Gourley his spouse who died March 5th 1774 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old124Here lyes the corpse of Andrew Muir who lived in Upper Rusko. He died 6th June 1724 aged 64.
Anwoth Old125Here lies the corpse of Barbara Gordon spouse to Gilbert Muire in Kings Lagon who died January 17th 1745 aged 35 years. Also here lies the sd. Gilbert Muir who died December 8th 1777 aged 75 years.
Reverse – Here lies the corpse of William Muir, their son, who died Octr 1787, aged 50. Also of Barbara his daughter aged 2 ys.
Anwoth Old126-------------------- Andrew ---------------------- dyed anno -----------------------------------.
Anwoth Old127Here lyes the corpse of James Muir who lived in Halfmark in the Parish of Anwoth and died there in the year 1717 aged 65 years, and also of William Muir his grandson who died 1st March 1779 aged 21 years.
Reverse – In memory of John Muir who died in Upper Rusco 6th July 1781 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old128Erected to the memory of the Revd. Hugh Gordon, Minister of Anwoth who died Octr 11th 1808 in 59th year of his age, and 18th of his ministry. As a teacher of religion, he explained and inculcated the Doctrines of Christianity in a clear and rational manner, and by a life of the strictest integrity and sobriety, with great simplicity of manners, testified their habitual influence on his own heart. Also his daughter Henrietta who died 8th February 1812 aged 16 years. And in memory of Janet Brown his spouse who died at Gatehouse 10th Novemr 1832 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old129Erected by Andrew and Robert Mure in memory of their father Andrew Mure who died 18th Novr 1831 aged 75 years. Also William Mure their brother who died 3d Septr 1821 aged 30 years. Also Ann Mure their sister who died 1d May 1832 aged 22 years. Also three children who died in infance. And Robert Mure who died 6 Octr 1847 aged 33 years. Also Jane Mure who died 6th March 1851 aged 3 years and Helen Mure their mother who died 4 June 1852 aged 85 years.
Anwoth Old13014th April 1818 aged 81 years. James McEwen died 17 May 1856 aged 72 years.
Reverse - Angel’s head over skull & crossbones – ‘Hark from the tomb of doleful sound my ears attend the cry ye living men come view the ground where you must shortly ly.’
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Anwoth Old131aErected by David A. Clement in Glen of Kirkmabreek in memory of his children viz; John who died 7th March 1832 aged 11 weeks. Hastings Anderson who died 22d August 1842 aged 14 years. Also the erector who died 26th November 1844 aged 55 years. Agness who died 15”August 1851 aged 29 years. Jessie who died 4”October 1856 aged 32 years. Joanna, who died 8”June 1857 aged 15 years. Mary who died 23 November 1861 aged 31 years. Grace who died 2 February 1864 aged 26 years. Grace Symington wife of the erector who died at Abercromby Place, Castledouglas 19 June 1878 aged 77 years. Also David Anderson who died at Sandhurst, Victoria, Austrailia on the 17 Feby 1880 aged 46 years. Andrew died 2 February 1892 aged 66 years. Isabella wife of C.P. Richardson who died at Castle Douglas 26th Oct 1908 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old131bErected by Andrew Clement, Glen, Kirkmabreck in memory of Hugh McQueen his son who died 4 April 1879 aged 3 years and 3 months. “Suffer the little children to come unto me; and forbid them not, for of such is the Kingdom of God”. S. Mark X 14. Also Andrew Clement the erector who died at Glen 2 February 1892 aged 66 years. Also Isabella McQueen wife of the said Andrew Clement died at Castle Douglas 13 September 1912 aged 69 years. Also David Anderson eldest son died at Dumfries 17 April 1920 aged 46 years. Also Jessie Clement died at 63 Queen Street Castle-Douglas, 11th March 1950. Also Grace Clement died at 63 Queen Street, Castle-Douglas 4th October 1960.
Anwoth Old132Here lyeth the corpse of William Gourlay in Gouly’s Laggan who died March 1744 aged 78. Also the corpse of Jean Broun his spouse who died Janry 16th 1751 aged 70. Also the corps of Margaret Ramsay spouse to Robert Gourlay their son who died May 3d 1761 aged 29 years. And also here lyse the corps of Robert Gourlay who died Oct 4th 1785 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old133Erected by William Bryce, Mariner in memory of Elizabeth Cunningham his mother who died at Gatehouse 1 Nov 1834 aged 73 years. Also William Bryce, Blacksmith his father who died there 22 March 1840 aged 78 years. Also Elizabeth Cunningham his cousin died 24 Dec 1841 aged 48 years.
Anwoth Old134Erected by John and Samuel Cunningham in memory of their father Samuel Cunningham who died at Gatehouse of Fleet 12th Feby 1820 aged 55 years. Also their mother Jane Fergusson who died at the same place 25th Feby 1820 aged 45 years. Roseanna McTier wife of John Cunningham died 21 March 1848 aged 47 years. Jane their daughter died 6 June 1833 aged 7 years. Margaret Hunter their daughter died 8 Oct 1850 aged 15 years. John Cunningham one of the erectors who died 28 Feb 1870 aged 77 years. Also their sister Agnes who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse 8th March 1885 aged 72.
Anwoth Old135Here lyes the remains of John Cunningham at Cally who died the 4th of June 1769 aged 53 years as also the corpse of Elizeabeth Cambell his spouse who died May 6 1788 aged 73 years.
Anwoth Old136Erected by 5amuel Cunningham in affectionate remembrance of his daughter Mary who died at Oldland on 18th September 1880 aged 25 years. Also his daughter Margaret who died at Oldland 28th May 1890 aged 40 years. Also the said Samuel Cunningham who died at Drummuckloch 24th April 1900 aged 93 years. Also his wife Margaret Brown daughter of James Brown Senr, Drummuckloch who died at Grennan, Glenluce 9th December 1904 aged 82. Also his daughter Jane Cunningham wife of David McWhirter who died at Grennan, Glenluce 5th July 1915 aged 68 years. Also David McWhirter who died at Grennan, Glenluce 3rd April 1943 aged 89 years. Formerly farmer in Oldland and Drummuckloch, Anwoth.
Anwoth Old137Erected by Ann Gordon in memory of Hugh Gordon her father who died at Graystone of Girthon 28th October 1780 aged 69 years. Agnes Carter his spouse who died 24th August 1787 aged 71 years. Alexander Gordon their son who died 16th August 1808 aged 60 years. Peter Johnston their son-in-law who died 20th October 1798 aged 45 years. Elizabeth Gordon his spouse who died 29th February 1817 aged 61 years. And Hugh Gordon Johnston their son who died 13th July 1806 aged 7 years. Also the erector Ann Gordon who died March 25th 1823 aged 70 years.
Reverse - Also in memory of Jane McConchie spouse of John Johnston, Gatehouse who died 8th June 1842 aged 56 years. Also the said John Johnston who died at Gatehouse 18 March 1850 aged 64 years. Also Euphemia Murray Neil widow of John Gordon who died in Gatehouse 12th May 1884 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old138Sacred to the memory of Jean McConchie spouse of John McQuie, Skyreburn who died 13th January 1823 aged 45 years. Also Andrew their son who died 27th September 1823 aged 2 years. Also Agness their daughter who died 3d April 1826 aged 11 years. Also the above John McQuie who died 10th November 1839 aged 71 years. Also Jane their daughter who died 9th Octr 1838 aged 56 years.
Anwoth Old139In memory of Robert Kirk who died 28th May 1869 aged 82 years. This tablet is erected by his son. Jane Linton his wife who died at Gatehouse 21st July 1883 aged 76 years. Also of Alexander the above named son who died May 1st 1900 at Waterloo and was interred at Crosby, Liverpool aged 67years. Grace Kirk widow of C.D. Macintosh died at Altona, Ill. U.S.A., aged 69 years, 10 May 1904.
Anwoth Old140Sacred to the memory of John McMinn, Blacksmith in Gatehouse who died Feby 9th 1823 aged 73 years. Also John McMinn his son who died May 9th 1801 aged 22 years. Also Agnes McMinn his daughter who died in infancey. Agnes Thompson his wife who died 5 Feby 1836 aged 84 years. Margaret his daughter wife of Hugh Haining who died 4 Dec 1849 aged 70 years. Jane his daughter died 28 April 1860 aged 80 years. Agnes McMinn.
Anwoth Old141Erected by James Carson in Calside, in memory of his children viz; Nicholas who died 29th Jany 1835 aged 2 years. Jane who died 15th May 1841 aged 11 years. David H. Anderson who died 29th August 1842 aged 11 years. Also the erector died 5th October 1843 aged 63 years.
James Douglas Carson son of William Carson and grandson of the erector died at Thornhill 1 March 1890 aged 23 years.
Anwoth Old142Erected by Thomas Ewart in memory of his wife Sarah Mathers who died 7th December 1821 aged 55 years. Also their son Hugh who died Jan 9th 1810 aged 10 months. And the erector who died 3d Novr 1829 aged 64 years.
Anwoth Old143Small stone - Unmarked.
Anwoth Old144Erected by John Ramsay, in memory of his mother Isabella Sproat who died 25th Decr 1862 aged 7[5?] years. Also his father John Ramsay who died 1830 aged 39 years.
Anwoth Old145Erected by James Cowan in Cardoness, Meadowhead in memory of William T. Cowan his son who died 6th September 182[4?] aged 2 years. Also the erector died 21 March 1830 aged 43 years. Also John his son who died 1 Jany 1830 aged 2 years and six months. Also Mary Hughan his spouse who died 31 August 1851 aged 62 years.
Anwoth Old146This was erected by John Sprot in Gotend and Agnes McLachlen his spouse, 1754. Here lys Betty Johnston his wife 5 of his children. Also his father and mother.
Anwoth Old147Erected by Jane Sproat in memory of her father John Sproat who died 2 March 1862 aged 77 years. Also Elizabeth McGowan her mother who died 10 March 1844 aged 64 years. Also the said Jane Sproat who died at Carrick 15th June 1868 aged 43 years.
Anwoth Old148This stone was erected by Robert Shannon as the last tribute of respect to the memory of Eleanor Paterson his wife who departed this life the 18th of Feb 1818 aged 26 years. Also the erector Robert Shannon who died the 20th of Octr 1820 in the 32nd year of his age. And of his father William Shannon who died 25th Jany 1834 aged 77 years. Also Elizabeth Paterson spouse of William Shannon who died the 28 Novr 1842 aged 84 years.
Reverse - Also Peter Shannon who died 3 February 1849 aged 52 years. Eliza?beth Shannon wife of James Cowan who died 22nd Oct 1859 aged 61 years. Also George Dawson who died 27 Feb 1864 aged 34 years. Also William Shannon who died 15 October aged 43 years. Mary Kissock wife of Peter Shannon who died 7 Jan 1868 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old149Erected by David A. Clement in loving memory of his daughter Mary Alison Houston who died at Moat Brae Nursing Home, Dumfries on June 29th 1918 aged 6 years & 10 months. Also David Anderson Clement the erector who died at Moat Brae Nursing Home 17th April 1920 aged 46 years. Also Mary Houston wife of above who died at Cockermouth 23rd February 1955 aged 79 years.
Anwoth Old150Stone against wall - Erected to Rev. John Welsh, Minister of Anwoth, ordained 28th Sep. 1727, died 8 Feb 1753.
Here lyes Rev. John Welsh, Ordained 28 Sep.1727. Died 8 Feb 1753
- Elizabeth Calderwood, Mr Welsh’s widow, is said to have died at Gatehouse in 1795 aged 93.
Anwoth Old151Erected by ---------------------- to the memory of Mary and ------------ his mother and ----------------- the to John -------------- who died in Glen ---------- 1783 aged 53 years. Also the ------------------------------------------------------------------------------.
Anwoth Old152Erected by the trustees of the late Mary Carson in memory of William Carson her father who died 1829 aged 60 years. And Janet Henry her mother who died in 1836 aged 66 years. Also of the said Mary Carson who died the 23rd December 1869 aged 66 years.
Anwoth Old153Erected by Alexr Carson to the memory of Helen McLelland his spouse who died in Auchenlarie June the 3 A.D. 1810 aged 44 years. Also theire son John who died October the 13 1809 aged 7 years. Also Alexr Carson their son who died April 14 1817 aged 17 years. Also their son John who died at Old Brentford February the 7 1839 aged 22 years. Also their daughter Mary who died Septr the 12 1842 aged 28 years. Also the erector who died at High Aucenlarie 23 May 1850 aged 82 years. Also Elizabeth Carson spouse of Alexr Carson who died 2d Decr 1850 aged 68 years. Sarah their daughter who died at High Auchenlarie 25 Dec 1859 aged 36 years. Margaret Carson spouse of Alexr McGaw died at London 29th May 1866 aged 53 years. Also Alexander their son who died at High Auchenlarie 19 May 1875 aged 53 years.
Anwoth Old154In memory of John McGaw who died at High Auchenlarie 10 July 1892 aged 54 years. Margaret his sister died at High Auchenlarie 30th Sep 1893 aged 60 years. Alexander McGaw, Merchant, London their father who died at Alderlee 13th Novr 1895 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old155Here lyes the body of Alexander Dickson Dyer at Walkmiln of Skyreburn who departed this life the 24 of May 1786 in the 66th year of his age. And here lyes Elisabeth Menzies his first wife who died anno 176? with William, Robert and Margaret Dicksons their children who left behind them yet alive Alexander, Elisabeth and Sarah Dicksons. Here lyes also Isabel Peacock, his second wife, mother of David Dickson, Dyer at Miln foresaid. She departed this life anno 17?? aged 56 years.
Anwoth Old156In loving memory of Peter Lamont who died at Boatgreen, Gatehouse of Fleet May 7th 1923 aged 86 years. Also of his wife Mary Weir who died April 7th 1915 aged 80 years. Erected by their son Thomas.
Anwoth Old157Erected to the memory of John McClellan sometime Merchant in Holmfirth, England died in Liverpool on his way home on the 14 April 1849 aged 65 years. Also his beloved wife Mary Halliday daughter of John Halliday, farmer, Glengap died in Gatehouse 25 Aug 1860 aged 70 years.
Anwoth Old158Erected in memory of Alexander McClellan who died at High Street, Gatehouse-of-Fleet 1st July 1892 aged 73 years. And Margaret Thomson his wife who died at Gatehouse-of-Fleet 3rd August 1901 aged 72 years. Here are also interred Mary Edith Maud who died at Gatehouse-of-Fleet 22nd October 1885 aged 2? years. And James Alexander who died Mount Florida, Glasgow 27th Dec 1885 aged 5 months. Children of John McClellan, Banker, Glasgow and grandchildren of the above Alexander McClellan.
Anwoth Old159Erected in memory of Margaret Livingstone who died 6th Septr 1802 aged 67 years. Samuel Cunningham her husband died 12th Feby 1816 aged 79 years. Dorathea their daughter died 8th Septr 1789 aged 14 years. Jannet their daughter died 23 Decr 1834 aged 62 years. Elisabeth their daughter who died September 24th 1838 aged 63 years.
Anwoth Old160In affectionate remembrance of James Douglas who died at Ardwall Cottage 4th Nov 1889 aged 96 years. Dorothea Cumming his wife who also died at Ardwall Cottage 7th Nov 1872 aged 79 years. Also their children Williamina widow of John McWhan died 20th Feb 1879 aged 50 years. Margaret widow of Charles McBurnie died 26th April 1899 aged 63 years. Robert died 10th October 1911 aged 71 years. Mary widow of James Brown died 10th Jany 1915 aged 73 years. Agnes died 15th June 1918 aged 96 years.
Anwoth Old161Erected by James Milroy in memory of his children Jane, Andrew & Roseann who all died in infancy. The erector died 26 June 1873 aged 73 years. Also Harriet Cunningham his wife who died 27 Sept 1880 aged 80 years. Janet their daughter died at Bringsty, Whitburn 16 Jan 1879 aged 38 years.
Anwoth Old162In memory of Peter McClellan who died at Calside of Rusko on the 16 June 1867 aged 78 years. Also Grace McLachlan his wife who died 10 Dec 1877 aged 82 years. Erected by Samuel McClellan their son and Margaret Haining his spouse. Also the above Samuel McClellan who died at Gatehouse 3rd Octr 1899 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old163In memory of Agnes Hannah Millar wife of John Orr, Gardener, Gatehouse died 25th February 1876 aged 68 years. William John their son died 15th June 1839 aged 3 months. The said John Orr died 28th Feb 1886 aged 88 years. Jane his daughter, widow of John Rudge died at Dudley 30th May 1884 aged 42 years. Mary, widow of William Johnstone died at Edinburgh 19th July 1903. Elizabeth widow of John Lothian died at Dunedin, Christmas 1903. Also in pleasant Remembrance of John Orr, Shoemaker, Gatehouse who died 25th Feb 1854 aged 85 years. Rachel his daughter died 15th May 1862 aged 67 years. Mary died 1st March 1879 aged 80 years.
Anwoth Old164Hire lays the body of the deceased Charles Selkirk who died in Gatehouse the 5 Nov 1789 aged 57 years. He lived esteemed and died lamented by all who knew him.
Erected by James & John Selkirk.(?)
Anwoth Old165Sacred to the memory of Nicholas Carson spouse of James Milroy, Whiteside who departed this life 15 Octor 1843 aged 61 years. Thomas their son died 12th June 1834 aged 4 years. Samuel Carson, stepson of the erector died 1st January 1833 aged 25 years. John their son of Walsall who died at Birmingham 18 April 1850 aged 34 years. Also the erector who died 1st Jany 1873 aged 88 years. Also Robert son of the erector who died 17 Oct 1873 aged 55 years. Also Jessie their daughter died 9th Feby 1906 aged 86 years. Also William B. Campbell died at Gatehouse 16th Feby 1918 (1915 ?) aged 72 years. Also Nicholas Campbell his wife died at Glasgow 9th Jany 1921 aged 64 years. Also Elizabeth their daughter died 3rd Sept 1906 aged 16 years.
Anwoth Old166Here lys the remains of John Carson who lived in Auchenlarie & died Sept 12 1762 aged 90 and Janet Gonn his wife who died Decr 1739 aged 57 years. Also Grace Carson who died Decr 25th 1799 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old167This stone was erected to the memory of Agnes Murray, by John and Mary Kelvie her son-in-law and daughter who died at Skyreburn the 20th Feby 1835 aged 73 years.
Anwoth Old168Erected by Agnes Logie to the memory of her husband John Broadfoot, Tidesman who died 18th Decr 1813 aged 41 years. Also Robert their son who died 23rd Septr 1809 aged 4 years. Also Robert their son, Commander of the ship Davenport of Liverpool who died at Macoe in China 5th August 1843 aged 30 years. Also Eliza their daughter wife of Ebenezer Gladstone, Wine Merchant of Liverpool who died 3rd January 1845 aged 33 years. Departed this life in Manchester on the 23 Jany 1861 in the 42d year of her age, Eliza?beth wife of Capn. John Broadfoot and third daughter of John Gladstone, Esq, Engineer.
Reverse - Also of Capn David Broadfoot second son of the said John Broadfoot who died in South Australia 11 October 1853 aged 46 years. Also of Agnes Broadfoot relict of the above named John Broadfoot who died at Manchester 21 March 1858 aged 78 years. Captain John Broadfoot their son died at Laurel Bank, Gatehouse 14th April 1867 aged 57 years. Euphemia Ross Broadfoot relict of the above named Capt. John Broadfoot died there 11th June 1898 aged 76 years. John Fraser Broadfoot only son of the said Captain John Broadfoot died at Gatehouse 30th April 1913 aged 48 years.
Anwoth Old169In loving memory of James Martin who died 31st May 1885 aged 70 years. And Mary Davidson his wife who died 18th June 1896 aged 82 years. Also James their son who died 25th Sept 1870 aged 25 years. And Elizabeth their daughter who died 26th Feby 1919 aged 77 years. Also Jessie Martin who died 22nd May 1936 aged 63 years. Also Mary Martin died 6th Oct 1954 aged 90 years.
Anwoth Old170Erected by John Hyslop in memory of Robert Hyslop his son who died at Greenock 3rd May 1876 aged 22 years.
Anwoth Old171Erected by Alexander Caig in memory of Agnes Halliday his wife who died at Laggan May 2nd 1877 aged 65 years. Also the erector who died 27th May 1892 aged 85 years. Also Alexander Caig his son who died at Laggan 31st July 1928 aged 79 years. Also Isabella Caig his daughter who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse 6th Novr 1935 aged 86 years. Also Agnes Jane Caig his daughter who died at Kirkcudbright 15th Sept 1942 aged 81 years.
Anwoth Old172Erected by John Ritson in memory of his son John who died in Fleet Street, Gatehouse Decemr 16th 1841 aged 8 months. Also Elizabeth Campbell his wife who died Septr 12th 1842 aged 25 years.
Anwoth Old173Erected by Robert Campbell in Enrick-Mill in memory of his wife Mary Connell who died on the 23rd of June 1843 aged 55 years. Also Robert and Margaret their children who died in infancy.
Anwoth Old174Erected by Jane Sproat in memory of her father John Sproat who died aged 87 years. Jane Donaldson her mother died aged 86 years. Agnes her sister died aged 64 years. Jane Sproat the erector died at Kintbury Bucks 12th Feby 1906 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old175Erected to the memory of William Maben who died at Pulcree Cottage 30th April 1876 (1872 ?) aged 76 years. Also Elizabeth his sister who died 19th May 1859 aged 80 years. Also Margaret his sister who died 30th March 1860 aged 79 years. Also William Robertson who died 31st July 1868 aged 80 years. Annie Dickson Maben only daughter of the above William Maben who died at Pulcree Cottage 18th May 1876 aged 21 years. Thomas F. Maben his son who died at Boatgreen 8th Dec 1884 aged 15 years. Anna Geddes his wife who died at Boatgreen 3rd March 1893 aged 57 years.
Anwoth Old176Erected by Mary Morran in memory of Catherine Logan her mother who died 24 Oct 1889 aged 57 years.
Anwoth Old177Erected in memory of Edward Fitzpatrick who died 24 May 1861 aged 64 years. Elizabeth Cosgrove his wife who died 29 Dec 1869 aged 72 years. Also Agnes their daughter who died 23 Nov 1869 aged 25 years. Mary Logan wife of Denis Fitzpatrick who died at Gatehouse 4th Nov 1894 aged 68 years. Denis Fitzpatrick who died at Gatehouse 2nd May 1897 aged 72 years. John Fitzpatrick who died at Gatehouse 10th April 1895 aged 57 years. Susan Fitzpatrick who died at Gatehouse 17th Nov 1896 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old178Erected by Ann Brown in memory of her husband Moses McKie who died 18 Nov 1856 aged 68 years. Agnes Crawford her mother died 15th March 1865 aged 103 years. Also the erector died 31 Dec 1875 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old179In memory of James Coltart who died at Gatehouse 3rd Sept 1857 aged 26 years. Also his father James Coltart who died at Gatehouse 4th Nov 1859 aged 63 years. Also Maggie Coltart his sister who died at Liverpool 14th January 1865 aged 30 years. Also Elizabeth Halliday his mother who died 5th February 1882 aged 83 years.
Anwoth Old180Erected by William Caig in memory of his father and mother, John Caig and Grace Connell, the former died Sept 20th 1831 aged 63 years, the latter died April 28th 1818 aged 52 years. And of their children viz: Marion their daughter died June 16th 1810 aged 19 years. James their son died May 4th 1833 aged 41 years. Grace their daughter, (and wife of William Turner) died July 19th 1835 aged 39 years. Also Agnes their daughter died in infancy. Edward their son died 8th Feb 1845 aged 47 years. Also the erector who died 9th June 1874 aged 72 years.
Anwoth Old181In memory of Alexander Dickson who died at Skyreburn Mill 17th April 1842 aged 49 years. And Jane Henry his wife who died 13th November 1869 aged 74 years. And also of their children. Samuel who died 16th October 1841 aged 1 year. Georgina Maxwell who died at Valleyfield 15th May 1846 aged 14 years. Margaret wife of Robert Johnstone who died at New York 5th May 1851 aged 24 years. David Maxwell who died at Sheffield 30th October 1851 aged 23 years. Mary who also died at Sheffield 2nd November 1851aged 21 years. John who died at Blackburn 15th April 1868 aged 47 years. Janet who died at Whiteside 8th Sep 1880 aged 60 years. William Henry who died at Sheffield 27th November 1871 aged 52 years.
Anwoth Old182Also in memory of James who died at Whiteside 9th January 1884 aged 61 years. Thomas who died at Sheffield 1st July 1895 aged 57 years. Jane wife of Peter McKinnel who died at Glasgow 19th February 1900 aged 76 years. Alexander who died at Holmpark, Creetown 6th March 1904 aged 69 years. Elizabeth wife of Thomas Hamilton who died at Penkiln 10th Jany 1908 aged 75 years. Robert who died at Holmpark, Creetown 27th June 1910 aged 85 years.
Anwoth Old183Erected by Willm Kie, Mason in Gatehouse in memory of his son John who died 24th Jany 1826 aged 20 months. And Helen his daughter who died 26th July 1826, aged 3 years. Also James his son who died Aug 4th 1836 aged 4 months. Also William his son who met with death by drowning, while amusing himself with his schoolfellows on the ice on the Long Lochboreland Hill 18 Decr 1841 aged 11 years. William Kie the erector whose body is interred in Iona, died at Ardfinaig 18th June 1848 aged 58 years. Agness McKie his wife died at Gatehouse 7 Jan 1867 aged 70 years.
“Life, how short (sweet ?); Eternity how long”. (?)
Reverse - Also Mary Kie who died in Garlieston 7 August 1840 aged 19 years. David his son aged 22 years, who lost his life swimming ashore from the wreck of the ‘Royal Charter’ 26 Oct 1859, his body lies in Moelfra Churchyard, Wales. John his son who died in London 7 Dec 1859 aged 32 years.
Anwoth Old184Here lies the corpse of James Brea of Little Large in Parish of Orre he died in Miekelle Glen March 4th 1769 aged 55 years.
Anwoth Old185Stone broken into 3 pieces.
Anwoth Old186In memory of John McClive, Mason, Gatehouse who died 5 Octr 1845 aged 78 years. Also James Lightbody who died at Barlocco, Twynholm 8 March 1857 aged 51 years. And of Robert McClive who died. at Barlocco, Twynholm 12 Nov 1858 aged 86 years. Also Elizabeth Satterthwaite wife of John McClive who died at Barlocco, Twynholm 21 June 1862 aged 100 years. Also their two children, William and Margaret who died young. William McC Lightbody son of James Lightbody who died at Liverpool 27 Nov 1892 aged 58 years. Isabella Lightbody daughter of William McC Lightbody who died at Liverpool 6 Nov 1894 aged 28 years. Elizabeth, widow of James Lightbody who died at Liverpool 16 Dec 1895 aged 82 years. Jessie Gibson, widow of William McC Lightbody who died at Liverpool 11 June 1897 aged 58 years.
Reverse - Also in memory of Clive V. Davies only son of John and Elizabeth McClive Davies who died at Thurlby, Lincolnshire 20 Jany 1902 aged 7 years.
Anwoth Old187In memory of James McLachlan who died 3rd Nov 1846. Mary his daughter died 12th Oct 1844. Janet Thompson his mother in law died 14th Feb 1851. Also Janet McClive, his wife who died 15th Aug 1881 aged 76 years. Richard McDade his son-in-law who died 13th March 1904 aged 80 years. Jessie McLachlan wife of Richard McDade who died 5th May 1904 aged 78 years. Maggie daughter of Richard & Jessie McDade who died at Creetown Feb 25th 1865 aged 5 years. James their eldest son who died at Virginia City, Nev., U.S.A., May 26th 1886 aged 32 years. Hugh, second son died at Gatehouse July 10th 1913 aged 57 years. Also William son of the above James McLachlan who died at Virginia City, Nev., U.S.A., Jan 7th 1889 aged 50 years.
Anwoth Old188Sacred to the memory of John Balston who departed this life, (at Gatehouse) 20th September 1874 aged 79 years. Also Catherine wife of the above who departed this life 13th December 1874 aged 77 years.
Anwoth Old189‘Ora pro nobis’ Bernard Docherty died at Gatehouse 12th Feb 1895 aged 85 years. R.I.P. Anne his wife died 6th Feb 1888 aged 66 years. R.I.P. Annie their daughter died 13th Dec 1875 aged 20 years. R.I.P. James their son died 1st Sept 1912 aged 58 years. R.I.P. John, William and Mary died in infancy. R.I.P. Catherine Docherty youngest daughter died 20th Jan 1947 on whose souls sweet Jesus have mercy.
Anwoth Old190Erected by Agnes Hutcheson in memory of her husband John McCaa who died at Upper Rusco 1 May 1863 aged 56 years. Also Agnes Hutcheson his wife who died at Bents, Minnigaff 27th May 1868 aged 68 years.
Anwoth Old191Erected by James Holms, Mariner in memory of his son Thomas a young man of amiable disposition who died much regreted in Wigton, Cumberland 18th June 1839 aged 24 years. Also Andrew McMinn his brother-in-law who died in Gatehouse 25th March 1845 aged 70 years. Also James Holmes the erector who died 8 July 1859 aged 75 years. Jane McMinn his wife died 12 Feb 1860 aged 81 years. Also Elizabeth Holmes his daughter who died at 5 Shamrock Street, W. Glasgow 3d May 1895 aged 77 years.
Reverse - Also in memory of Samuel Bennet who died 29th June 1876 aged 33 years. Jane his daughter died 29 July 1876 aged 4 months.
Anwoth Old192Erected by James Donely in memory of his daughter Margret who died 5th Janry 1845 aged 13 years. Mary Donely his wife died 6th June 1869 aged 84 years. James Donely the erector died 15th Octr 1876 aged 92 years.
Anwoth Old193Erected by Margaret Brandreth of Preston in memory of Andrew Watt who died at Skyreburn 5th December 1849. Also Hannah McKean his wife who died 10th April 1849. And of his children James died in Australia A.D. 1858. Mary…… Margaret died 19th March 1853. Charles died 20 March 1863. Janet died 1 March 1867 aged 76 years.
Anwoth Old194Stone surrounded by wall — Erected by Robert Hannay, Esq., of Rusko in memory of his father Robert Hannay of Rusko who died Feby 24th 1836 aged 77 years. Also of his daughter Janet Kerr who died June 25th 1843 aged 5 years and 9 months. Here rest also the remains of the first above named Robert Hannay Esqr. of Rusko who died at Springfield, Ulverston on the 30th Sept 1874 in the 68 year of his age. “The mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him”. Also Bridget his widow who died at Daltongate House, Ulverston 20th April 1879 aged 70 years. “She is not dead but sleepeth” “the weary are at rest”.
Anwoth Old195ed 8th Jany 1856 aged 40 years. Agnes Robison wife of the erector died 20th Feby 1858 aged 66 years. Robert D. Stewart died 16 Sept 1872 aged 36 years.
Side - Anne Jones Tait granddaughter of the erector died 5 March 1860 aged 5 years. Also Agnes Tait died 16 January 1861 aged 17 years. Maggie the wife of J. Bateman died at Idle, Yorkshire Aug 1888 aged 38. Thomas B Tait, son-in-law of the erector who died 13th May 1891 aged 81 years. Henrietta wife of J. Glendinning who died 17th July 1908 aged 60 years. Isabella Stewart wife of Thomas B. Tait who died 26th March 1915 aged 97 years. Catherine R. Tait who died 11th December 1925 aged. 85 years. “She hath done what she could”. Andrew Clark Tait died 15th April 1939, born 13th April 1852.
Anwoth Old196Erected in memory of William McInally who died at Hinton, Gatehouse 18th July 1876 aged 55 years. Also Mary Ann his daughter who died at Laggan, Gatehouse 23rd June 1890 aged 37 years. Also Mary Ann Sturgeon his wife who died at Graigenally, Crossmichael 27th Decr 1903 aged 85 years. Also Harriet Jane McInally who died at Moat Brae Nursing Home, Dumfries 4th July 1921 aged 44 years.
Anwoth Old197In affectionate remembrance of James Buchanan who died at Gatehouse 16 May 1881 aged 32 years.
I was so long with pain opressed,
Which wore my strength away,
It made me long for endless rest,
Which never can decay.
In peace he lived, in peace he died his life was asked, but was denied.
Also of John, Elizabeth, Joseph, Maggie, Lizzie, Joseph, Catherine his brothers and sisters who died young. Jane his sister wife of John Fleming who died 10 Sep 1884 aged 32 years. Also Joseph Buchanan his father who died 23 June 1889 aged 64 years. Elizabeth Campbell his mother who died 29 May 1906 aged 79 years.
Anwoth Old198Erected by William Bighom in memory of Thomas Bighom his father who died in Gatehouse 13 Decr 1844 aged 59 years. Also Robert Bighom his brother who died 2nd Feby 1821 aged 5 years. Also John Bighom his brother who died at sea on board the ship ‘Huntley’ of Liverpool 21 Feby 1832 aged 18 years. Also Margaret Hogg wife of Thomas Bighorn who died 6 April 1857 aged 73 years.
Anwoth Old199Erected by John Caig in memory of Ephraim Caig his father who died at Rusko Lodge 14th October 1874 aged 62 years. Also James & Robert his brothers who died in infancy. Sarah McMiken his mother who died at Margarie, Borgue 22nd October 1880 aged 61 years. Also the children of Alexr & Annie Caig, Mary Johnstone Caig died at Margarie, Borgue 21st Feb 1884 aged 3 months. Also Mary Ann Caig died at Halfwayhouse 6th Sept 1888 aged 7 days. Also Alexander Caig died at Halfwayhouse, Borgue 24th Feb 1893 aged 9 months. On 27th June 1908 at Okland, Cal., U.S.A., Sarah Caig aged 47 years, youn?gest daughter of the above Ephraim Caig. Also Alexander Caig son of the above Ephraim Caig who died at Arnsheen, Barrhill 28th Octr 1938 aged 87 years. Also Annie Chesney wife of the above Alexander Caig who died at Arnsheen, Barrhill 12th Feby 1940 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old200Erected to the memory of Alexander Henry who died at Castle Cottage, Anwoth 15th Nov 1882 aged 77 years. Also of Margaret McCreadie his widow who died at DeeView, Tongland 5th April 1904 aged 85 years. By their sons Thomas, Alexander and James. (B. Paterson).
Anwoth Old201Erected by Charles Ramsay in memory of Robert Ramsay his father who died at Goat-End Sep 7th 1847 aged 80 years. Also Alexander Ramsay who died Nov 22nd 1840 aged 19 years & 1 month. Also Annie McLean Ramsay who died May 13th 1841 aged 15 years & 6 months. Also Marion McAdam his mother who died 27th March 1861 aged 76 years.
Reverse – Also in memory of Jane Macnish Ramsay who died 9th May 1899 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old202Erected to the memory of Daniel McLachlan who died 27th October 1811 aged 55 years. Alexander his son died 3rd July 1814 aged 22 years. Mary his daughter died 27th August 1839 aged 44 years. Mary Bland spouse to Daniel McLachlan who died 9th May 1850 aged 84 years, Margaret his daughter died 17th January 1868 aged 71 years.
Anwoth Old203Here lyes the corpse of John McCoskrie. He lived in Lagan Mullen. He dyed 1718 aged 44. Likewise the corpse of Mary Carson his spouse. she died February the -- 1737 aged 71. This stone was erected by John McCoskrie their son.
Reverse – This stone is sacred to the memory of John McCoskrie who died the 8th of May 1765 aged 64.
Anwoth Old204Erected by Alexander Gardiner in memory of Mary Hamilton his wife who died at Killeron 24th May 1852 aged 31 years. Mary her only infant child died at the same time. Alex Gardiner the erector died at Killeron 3rd April 1891 aged 74 years. Mary Hunter wife of the erector died at Killeron 11th Dec 1897 aged 62 years. James their eldest son who died 3rd June 1916 aged 50 years. Robert their second son, born at Killeron, died at Blackloch 27th Feb 1930 aged 68 years. Alexander their third son died at Dumfries on 22nd July 1943 aged 77 years.
Anwoth Old205Erected by Samuel Blythe, Postmaster, Gatehouse in memory of his infant son Samuel, born February XIX, died XVII November MDCCCLI. Mary Elizabeth his daughter died 8 July 1860 aged 23 years. Also the erector who died 10th Nov 1866 aged 67 years. Also Jane Douglas relict of the above who died at Wigan 2nd October 1897 aged 84 years. Her remains are interred at Bury.
Anwoth Old206Emma Moules, widow of William Harris, London died at the Anwoth Cottage Hospital 2nd July 1892 aged 46 years and is buried here.
“Just as I am without one plea,
But that thy blood was shed for me,
And that thou bidd’st me come to thee,
O, Lamb of God I come.”
Anwoth Old207Sacred to the memory of Peter and Mary Hanlon, also their daughters Margaret, Rose Anne, died March 10th 1911 and Bridget who died 11th March 1912.
Anwoth Old208Sacred to the memory of Isabella Hall, the beloved wife of Robt Carson who died at Boreland Cottage in this Parish on the 15 of April 1848 aged 59 years. PSALM. LV.14.
Anwoth Old209Erected by James Brown, Drummuckloch in memory of Mary Brown his daughter who died 7 Feb 1850 aged 20 years. Also Sarah Brown his daughter died 23 May 1850 aged 29 years. Also Agnes Brown his daughter who died 17 Jan 1852 aged 35 years. Also the erector James Brown who died 15 Sep 1853 aged 67 years. Also Jane Henderson his wife who died 8 March 1856 aged 69 years. Also William Brown his son who died at Drurnmuckloch 5 May 1880 aged 61 years. Also May Brown his sister who died in Fleet Street, Gatehouse 29 June 1881 aged. 86 years. Also John Brown his second son who died at Drummuckloch 3rd March 1894 aged 68 years. Also James Brown his son who died at Drummuckloch 29th June 1896 aged 64 years.
Anwoth Old210Erected by Joan McClymont in Calside in memory of Jane Fergusson her mother who died 26 Jan 1849 aged 49 years. Also Hugh McClymont her father died 29 June 1860 aged 72 years. Joan McClymont the erector died at Fleet Cottage, Gatehouse 21 Aug 1901 aged 76 years.
Anwoth Old211Erected by James McClymont in memory of Maggie McClymont his daughter who died at Glen 9th Feb 1877 aged 18 years. Ps. 121. Also Hugh McClymont his son who died at Glen 16th Feb 1878 aged 21 years. Rev 7.17. Flora McClellan his wife who died at Fleet Cottage, Gatehouse 19th Oct 1903 aged 68 years. The above James McClymont died at Gatehouse 3rd June 1921 aged 90 years.
Anwoth Old212Erected by John McKeand in memory of his son John who after a lingering illness died at Ardwall Lodge 13 Dec 1877 aged 27 years. Also John McKeand the erector who died 8 January 1891 aged 61 years. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: yea saith the spirit; that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them. Rev XIV.13. Also Isabella Buchannan his wife who died 6th January 1896 aged 64 years. Also Walter McKeand ninth son of the above who died 26th Sept 1895 aged 26 years. Also William fourth son of the above who died at Perth 6th May 1933 aged 76 years.
Anwoth Old213Erected by Andrew McLelland in memory of Mary Milligan his wife who died at Hinton 5 Nov 1846 aged 82 years. Also Mary McLelland his daughter who died at Grange of Cree 3 May 1809 aged 3 years. Also William McLelland his son who died in India 1823 aged 24 years. Also Agness McClure his mother who died at Hinton 17 February 1843 aged 90 years. Also the said Andrew McLelland, Farmer, Hinton who died there 19th Oct 1861 aged 85 years.
Reverse — Also Euphemia Arnot wife of Edwin Cooper who died 14th July 1858. Also of their daughter Agnes died 7 July 1870 aged 15 years. Elizabeth died 3rd Oct 1878 aged 29 years. Also the above Edwin Cooper died at The Bogue, Creetown 24 Feb 1904 aged 87 years. Edwin Cooper his grandson died in U.S.A. 22nd Aug 1902 aged 34 years.
Anwoth Old214Erected by William McMurray in memory of his father Nathan McMurray, Smith & Bellhanger who died at Gatehouse 7 Feb 1847 aged 37 years. Also Eliza Hyslop wife of William McMurray who died at Manchester 18 March 1870 aged 33 years. And of their children, Maggie, Robert, Agnes & John who died young. Also Agnes third daughter of William McMurray and Janet McKean who died at Gatehouse 25 Aug 1878 aged 6 weeks. Also Nathan McMurray eldest son of William McMurray who died at Wigtown on 3 Sep 1882 aged 22 years and was interred in Wigtown Churchyard. “Not dead but sleepeth”.
Anwoth Old215Erected by Edward Mullan in memory of his daughter Jannet Mullan who died 14 May 1822 aged 1 year & 2 months. Also Mary Ann Mullan who died 12 March 1844 aged 22 years. Also Peter Lennox Mullan his son who died 16 March 1860 aged 27 years. Also Edward Mullan his son who died at sea off the west coast of Africa 4 May 1866 aged 23 years and 8 days.
Anwoth Old216Erected by Hugh Milligan (in memory of ?) Victoria Adelaide his daughter who died at Gatehouse etc. 20th October 1866 aged 57 years. Agnes Isabella Dinwoodie (his wife) who died at Crabster, Thurso, Caithness on the – January 1869 aged – years and is interred here. Hugh Milligan the erector died in Glasgow (?) 23rd Dec 1873 and is interred here. Note – This stone is almost entirely obliterated.
Anwoth Old217Erected in memory of John Gemmell who died at Fininness, Parish of Balmaghie 5 Feb 1864 aged 84 years. John his son died in infancy, Sep 1815. Janet his fourth daughter died at Nether Rusko in this Parish 1 Nov 1847 aged 22 years. Robert his fourth son died at Orillia, Canada West, 1 April 1863 aged 36 years. John his son died at Tuckersmith, Canada West 12 July 1864 aged 46 years. Helen Symington wife of John Gemmell who died at Fininness, Parish of Balmaghie on the 3 December 1868 aged 77 years. Gavin his son who died at Pulcree, Parish of Anwoth 30 August 1871 aged 38 years. Andrew Young his son-in-law who died at Crossmichael 23 December 1876 aged 72 years. James eldest twin son who died at Pulcree 21 Jan 1888 aged 57 years. David youngest twin son who died at Albert street, Dalbeattie 3 June 1895 aged 62 years.
Reverse - Elizabeth wife of Andrew Young died at Manchester July 21st 1900 aged 84 years. Helen Rachel his third daughter died at Castle-Douglas 13 May 1899 aged 75 years.
Anwoth Old218In memory of Robert Houstoun of the Inland Revenue who died at Gatehouse 30th March 1858.
Anwoth Old219In memory of Agnes Paterson wife of John Cowan who died at Cardoness 19th June 1846 aged 92 years. Also the said John Cowan who died there 3 November 1848 aged 99 years. Margaret Cowan his daughter who died 31 March 1863 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old220In memory of John McLean, M.D. born at ----. Died at Gatehouse on the 6th June 1855 (?)
Note : this stone is much obliterated.
Anwoth Old221Stone surrounded by railings - Erected by Samuel Menzies, Tanner, Gatehouse in memory of Nicholas Carson his wife who died 17th August 1836 aged 31 years. The erector died 9th 0ctober 1877 aged 90? years. And of Margaret their daughter who died 28th February 1833 aged 8 days. Also William their son who died at St Annes-on-Sea 3rd Decr 1911 aged 77 years, and is buried there.
Anwoth Old222On Wall - Sacred to the memory of Anna wife of Henry Heywood of Stockport who departed this life November Vth MDCCCXLIII aged XLV years. Requiescat in pace.
Anwoth Old223Sacred to the memory of Mary Ramage who died at Boreland of Anwoth XIIIth November MDCCCXXXVI aged XXXVII years. Erected by her affectionate brother William. The erector William Ramage an elder in this Parish died at Laurel Bank, Gatehouse June XVII MDCCCLII aged LXX years. Also here is interred Janet Kirkpatrick his wife who died at Edinburgh VIII June MDCCCLXIV aged LXVII years.
Anwoth Old224Erected by John Sproat in memory of Catherine Blair his wife who died at Gatehouse 5 June 1847 aged 77 years. John Sproat the erector who died December 21 1852 aged 78 years.
Anwoth Old225Erected by Hugh Hamilton in memory of Gavin Hamilton his son who died at Newton 26 February 1851 aged 11 years. Also David Hamilton his son who died 25 February 1862 aged 19 days. Also of Mary Craig his wife who died at New¬ton 28th July 1883 aged 65 years. Hugh Morton his son who died at New York 26th July 1884 aged 26 years. Also Margaret Jane his daughter who died 8th Nov 1885 aged 29 years. Hugh Hamilton the erector died at Newton 10th August 1890 aged 83 years. John Hamilton his son who died at Meikle Richorn, Dalbeattie 17 June 1893 aged 47 years. Mary Craig Hamilton wife of John Grierson died at Castle Douglas 9th May 1895 aged 40 years. Gavin Hamilton his son died at Dalbeattie 4th March 1900 aged 48 years. Agnes Hamilton McConnell his daughter died at Castle Douglas 19th Oct 1927 aged 78 years.
Reverse – Also Mary Craig McConnell, widow of L.A.Conser died at Baker, Montana, U.S.A. aged 73 years.
Anwoth Old226Sacred to the memory of Marion Jane daughter of Rev T. Johnstone, Minister of Anwoth who died on the 13th July 1847 aged 2 years. Luke XVIII.16.17. Also of Helen his daughter who died in infancy, A.D. 1849. Also of Margaret Adamson his wife who died 4 November 1859 aged 38 years. Also of his eldest daughter Anne Harriet wife of Rev W. McM. Black, Minister of St Marks Church, Montreal who died there 21st Oct 1871 aged 29 years.
Reverse - Also in memory of Robert Adamson Johnstone his younger son who died at Montreal, Canada 24th Nov 1879 aged 28 years. “He that soweth to the spirit, shall of the spirit reap life everlasting”. Gal 6.8. Also of Thomas Johnstone his elder son who died at Silloth, Cumberland 11th April 1900 aged 53 years, and is buried there.
Side - Also in memory of the Revd Thomas Johnstone, Minister of Anwoth from March 28th 1839 when he was ordained till June 11th 1875 when he died aged 60 years. “Your fathers, where are they? And the prophets do they live forever?” Zechariah 1.5. Also in loving memory of Janet Wilson eldest daughter of the Revd Thomas Johnstone and widow of the late Surgeon General David Cullen of Cheltenham died 12th August 1922. Also Lilias Johnstone his youngest daughter who died at Kippford 10th April 1934 aged 78 years.
Anwoth Old227Gavin Cullen born at Gibraltar Jan 25 1869 died at Carlisle April 6 1881. “In thy presence is fulness of joy, at thy right hand there are pleasures forever more”. To the beloved memory of their eldest son, D. Cullen, M.D., D.Sc. and J.W. Johnstone, his wife, place this stone.
Anwoth Old228In loving memory of Margaret Johnstone eldest daughter of the Rev W.M. Black Minister of Anwoth died 23rd February 1899 aged 29 years.
Anwoth Old229In loving memory of the Rev. William Macmillan Black, founder and for ten years Minister of St Mark’s Church, Montreal and for almost twenty six years Minister of this Parish: born Montreal 12 Dec 1839 where he died 16 Dec 1901 and is buried there in Mount Royal Cemetery. And of Annie Harriet Johnstone his first wife who died at Montreal 21 October 1871. And of Margaret Johnstone their eldest daughter born Anwoth June 1869 died in Edinburgh February 1899. John Greenshields their second son born Montreal Sept 1867 died in Edinburgh April 1903. Edward their eldest son born in Montreal Oct 1865 died Sept 1904 at Beconsfield, Bucks where he is buried. And of his family by his second wife William Macmillan their eldest son, Capt. and Adjut. 58 Vaughan’s Rifles, F.F. Indian Army born 12 Sept 1883 fell in action near Festubert 31 Oct 1914, buried at Bethune, France. And of Amy, his second wife, eldest daughter of J.J. Greenshields of Singapore, born there 1856, died at Old Colyn, 8 May 1920. Anwoth Manse was her home from 1889 to 1902 and she now sleeps here. “Blessed are the pure in heart”. And of Elizabeth McCulloch their second daughter born at Anwoth Nov.1888, died at Torquay 8 Nov 1921 and is laid to rest here. R.I.P.
And now abideth faith, hope, charity these three, but the greatest test of these is charity. 1.Cor 13.13
Anwoth Old230To perpetuate the remembrance of a beloved and only son this stone is erected by Robert and Margaret Little in memory of Peter Stewart Little who died in Gatehouse 14 November 1851 aged 21 years and 5 months. Robert Little one of the erectors died 11 Feb 1860 aged 57 years. Margaret Little the other erector died 22d February 1875 aged 51 years.
Anwoth Old231In memory of John Blain, Farmer, Upper Rusko who died there on the 17th June 1896 aged 64 years. An honest man’s the noblest work of God. Also Alexander Blain, Abbey Cottage, Creetown, nephew of the above who died 12 Jan 1961 aged 85 years.
Anwoth Old232Sacred to the memory of Alexander Black who died at Boatgreen 22 Sep 1858 aged 49 years. Isabella his daughter died 13 July 1847 aged 10 years. James his son died at Manchester 14 Dec 1871 aged 32 years. Mary McWhinnie his wife died 29 Nov 1878 aged 77 years. Mary Elizabeth Black his grand-daughter who died at Boatgreen 22 July 1882 aged 18 years and 5 months. John his son died at Boatgreen 23 May 1894 aged 61 years. Jane his daughter died at Glasgow 3 Feb 1919 aged 84 years.
Anwoth Old233Sacred to the memory of Samuel son of Peter Kelly, Arkland, aged XII years, and James son of John McKean, Pulcree, aged XI years who were drowned while bathing together near Skyreburn Bridge on the XVI July MDCCCL. Companions at the same school and sharers in the same sad fate. Their sorrowing parents have laid them here in the same grave in the humble hope that through the merits of Jesus they shall be made partakers of the same glorious resurrection. II Sam I.XXIII. They were lovely and pleasant in their lives and in their death they were not divided.
Side - Also in memory of Peter Kelly who died at Arkland 20th March 1886 aged 89 years. Janet Douglas his daughter who died 21 June 1846 aged 18 years. Mary Donaldson his wife who died at Arkland 13th Novr 1894 aged 91 years. Mary Kirkpatrick Kelly his daughter who died at Castle Douglas 21st June 1905 aged 72 years. Interred at Crossmichael. Elizabeth Kirkpatrick Kelly his daughter who died at Seagate, Creetown 9 March 1907 aged 76 years. John Kelly his son who died at Girvan 29th May 1914 in his 74th year. James Kelly died 15th Octr 1922 aged 94 years.
Anwoth Old234Erected by in memory of his daughter Isabella who died 1st August 1868 aged 2 years & 7 months. Also Margaret his daughter who died 13 Feb 1873 aged 15 years & 6 months. Also Elizabeth Jane his 3rd daughter & wife of William Moyes who died in London 9th October 1895 aged 33 years. Also John his 3rd son who died 7th April 1896 aged 31 years. Also James Henry the erector who died 6th July 1913 aged 83 years. Also Jane Harper widow of James Henry who died 19th Sept 1913 aged 81 years. Also Robert his eldest son who died at Catherine Street, Gatehouse 3rd April 1934 aged 80 years. Also Mary his daughter died 16th Decr 1938 aged 79 years.
Anwoth Old235Erected by Samuel Henry in memory of his son Robert who died 12th Jan 1862 aged 34 years. Also Margaret McKie his wife who died 5 January 1875 aged 74 years. Samuel Henry the erector who died 8 March 1879 aged 79 years. Also John Caig his son-in-law who died at Fleet Street 10th August 1901 aged 59 years. Also Catherine his daughter wife of John Caig who died 7th July 1913 aged 78 years. Also Catherine Caig daughter of the above John Caig who died at Kilmarnock infirmary, May 23rd 1914 aged 43 years. Also John Caig son of the above who died at Glasgow 12th July 1938.
Anwoth Old236Sacred to the memory of James McChlery, Esqre died at Rusco 29th August 1854 aged 39 years. Also Michael McChlery, Esqre died at Rusco 23rd June 1855 aged 47 years. Henry McChlery, Esqre who died at London 19 February 1889 aged 63 years. Grace McChlery died at Gatehouse 15 September 1893 aged 82 years.
Side - Sacred to the memory of Agnes Cavan wife of Thomas McChlery, Esq’re born 10th April 1785, died at Castramont 7th April 1854. Also the above Thomas McChlery born 30th November 1782, died at Castramont 15th March 1866.
Anwoth Old237M. June 30th 1874, she breathed no breath, uttered no cry on earth. But joineth the choirs of Heaven before her birth.
Anwoth Old238Illegible — Keltic Cross.
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Anwoth Old240Plaque on Wall - Hoc Monumentum reficiendum curavit David McCulloch de Ardwall anno MDCCLXXX.
Anwoth Old241In memory of Andrew Jameson, M.A., LL.B., Lord Ardwall, one of the senators of His Majesty’s College of Justice of Scotland, born at Ayr July 5th 1845, died at Edinburgh Nov 21st 1911. “The path of the just is as the shining light” Prov 4.18. Also of his grandson Andrew McCulloch son of Captain Jameson, 13th Bengal Lancers who died at Wellington, Madras on l0th May 1914 aged 5 months. “Suffer little children to come unto me”. Also of his wife Christian Robison McCulloch Jameson, Lady Ardwall, grand daughter of James Murray McCulloch, born at Ardwall 2nd August 1851, died at Ardwall 27th May 1940. “Neither death nor life shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord”.
Anwoth Old242In memory of Walter William McCulloch youngest son on Walter and Katharine McCulloch. Born 2nd October 1950. Died 10th October 1950.
Anwoth Old243Andrew John Christian the only son of John and Margaret Jameson he was born in Oxford on April 17th 1916 and died in Edinburgh on his 18th birthday. “Consummatus in brevi explevit tempora multa placita enim erat Deo anima illius”
Anwoth Old244In memory of Andrew Christian McCulloch, Lieut. Royal Navy D.S.C., grandson of Lord & Lady Ardwall. He gave his life for his country on 30th March 1944 when he went down with H.M.S. Laforby in action against a submarine off the coast of Italy. “Went the day well ? We died and never knew. But well or ill, Britain, we died for you”. And of his father Major General Sir Andrew Jameson McCulloch, K.B.E., C.B., D.S.O., D.C.M., D.L., Chevalier of the Legion of Honour of Ardwall. Colonel of the Highland Light Infantry. Commander of the 64th Infantry Brigade during the first German War 1914 – 1918. Born 14th July 1876. Died 19th April 1960.
Anwoth Old245Sacred to the memory of James Murray McCulloch, Esquire of Ardwall who died 2nd December 1857 aged 89 years. Christian Robison his wife who died 19th March 1853 aged 73 years. David his eldest son who died at Bombay 12th September 1858 aged 52 years. Agnes his eldest daughter who died 8th July 1854 aged 49 years. James Robison, his son, who died at Kingston, Jamaica Novem 1840 aged 28 years. Christian his daughter who died 1st August 1841 aged 21 years. Also Alexander McCulloch, Esquire of Kirkclaugh his brother who died November 1843 aged 70 years. Edward McCulloch born 27th March 1821, died 16th Jan 1864. Alexander McCulloch, Kirkclaugh born 15th Feb 1814, died 16th Aug 1887. Walter McCulloch, Esquire of Ardwall, born 21st November 1807, died 25th March 1892. Penelope Elizabeth McCulloch of Kirkclaugh born 5th Sept 1825, died 7th May 1896.
Anwoth Old246Coat of Arms set into alcove - Rebuilt Anno 1710 by W M N S.
[William Maxwell Nicholas Stewart]
Anwoth Old247Stone set into wall - Sacred to the memory of William Welsh who died at Little Borland 28th July 1870 aged 44 years. And of his children Jane died 5th February 1867 aged 5 years. Marion Clark died 10th February 1867 aged 1 month. Joseph died 8th May 1868 aged 10 years. Sarah Ann died 22nd October 1868 aged 4 years. John Turnbull Welsh died 23rd November 1885 aged 24 years & 9 months. Maggie wife of Robert Dalziel born 17th Aug 1862, died 10th June 1892, interred in St Michael’s Cemetery, Dumfries. Sarah Gordon Turnbull widow of the above William Welsh born at Dee Bank, Tongland 24th April 1834, died at Irelandton, Twynholm 11th Septr 1915. Also Jeanie who died at Snade, Glencairn, Dumfriesshire 25th April 1932 in her 64th year. Peace, perfect peace.
Anwoth Old248Stone set into Wall - In memory of John Goldie some time in Nether Rusko who died at Gatehouse 23rd March 1902. Also his father John Goldie and his mother Barthea Bland both interred here.
Anwoth Old249Plaque set into wall - In memory of Alick Robertson eldest son of Rev. John Robertson on Free Church Manse, Anwoth who was killed by falling over the Heuchs at Kirkclauch on the 22nd January 1869 aged 10 years. “And that from a child thou hast known the Holy Scriptures.” 2 Tim.III.15. And of Thomas his brother who died 25 June 1869 aged 4½ years. “Suffer little children to come unto me”. Mark X.14. And of John Paul Robertson who died on the 18th January 1874 aged 11 years and eleven months. “Forgiven for His Name’s sake”. 1 John 11.12. Cameron Miller Robertson who died 15th Sep 1875 aged 9 years. Rev. John Robertson for 33 year Minister of the Free Church, Girthon and Anwoth who died at Edinburgh 29th May 1882 aged 60 years. “Them also who sleep in Jesus will God bring with him”. 1 Thes IV.14. Beatrice Joanna his daughter who died 7th Feby 1898 aged 25 years. “Gods finger touched her and she slept”. Jane Paul wife of the Rev John Robertson died 8th Dec 1921 aged 86 years. “In everything give thanks“. 1 Thess V.18 George McBain youngest son died in Glasgow 13th August 1924 aged 53 years. “God is our refuge and strength”. Agnes Paul his eldest daughter born July 29 1860, died April 18 1926. “The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, gentleness, goodness, faith”. Gal V.22.
Anwoth Old250Plaque over door way of old kirk - Anwoth old kirk, Samuel Rutherford, Minister from 1627 - 1638. Professor of Divinity and Principal of St Mary’s College 1641 - 1661, buried in the Cathedral grounds, St Andrew 1661. Counsellor in the westminister assembly of Divines: Author of famous "Letters" and "Lex Rex” Preacher of Permanent Renown: Reformer and Defender of the faith: Monument erected to his memory of the near-by hill 1842. “Fair Anwoth by the Solway”. “Glory, Glory dwelleth in emmanuels ------“.
Below plaque on archway - Built AD 1627.
Anwoth Old251Erected by John Bailiff in loving memory of Richard Moody his son who died at Skyreburn 17th Sept 1896 aged 22 years. Also Agnes Henry his wife who died at Skyreburn 10th June 1899 aged 62 years. Also Maggie Lizzie his daughter who died at Glasgow March 16th 1902 aged 23 years. And is interred here. Also Julia died at Newmarket Oct 8th 1908 aged 43 years. John Bailiff the erector died 20th June 1924 aged 87 years.
Anwoth Old252In memory of Alexander Kirk who died at Millmark 7 Nov 1862 aged 68 years. Maryanne T Kirk who died at Millmark 12 Dec 1875 aged 75 years. John Kirk who died at Skyreburn 5 May 1893 aged 92 years.
Anwoth Old253Erected by John Swainson in memory of Margaret Fulton his mother-in-law who died 20th Sep 1864 aged 80 years. Also Margaret Swainson his wife who died at Woodend 1st May 1876 aged 74 years. Also John Swainson the erector born at Gartmel in Lancashire died at Woodend in this parish 15th March 1879 aged 75 years.
Anwoth Old254Erected by James McQueen in memory of Mary McQueen wife of John Whan who died 8 August 1866 aged 23 years. Mary Whan their daughter died 27 August 1865 aged 1 year. James McQueen who died at Pitston, P.A. U.S.America 23 May 1872 aged 24 years. Also the erector James McQueen died at Creetown 9th Dec 1902 aged 76 years. Also his wife Helen McQueen died at Creetown 15 Dec 1902 aged 75 years.
Anwoth Old255In memory of William J. Stark, for 48 years schoolmaster of Anwoth died 31st Dec 1898 aged 80 years. Also Charlotte Miller wife of the above died 19th Oct 1905 aged 80 years. John Swainson their son died 27th Jany 1905 aged 42 years. Andrew their son who died 25th Dec 1908 aged 47 years. William their son died 2nd May 1914 aged 67 years. Margaret their daughter died 2nd March 1924 aged 74 years. Elizabeth their daughter died 26th Nov 1932. Also Frances Stark their daughter wife of Robt Torrance, Stranraer died 3rd October 1945. Barbara their daughter died at Gatehouse 6th August 1949.
Anwoth Old256Erected by Peter Court in memory of Isabella Hogg his wife who died at Goatend Cottage 17 March 1885 aged 28 years. Also Andrew Fergusson his grand?son who died at Conchieton Lodge April 1st 1903 aged 8 months. Also Peter Court died 9th Feb 1931 in his 78th year, at High Lodge, Barholm, Creetown. Also Margaret Allison his 2nd wife died 26th Nov 1960 aged 94 years.
Anwoth Old257To the memory of Jane daughter of the late John Adamson, Burgh Officer, Annan for many years in service at Kirkclaugh died 1 August 1886. “Jesus said unto her I am the resurrection and the life, he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live. And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die”. St John XI.25/26.
Anwoth Old258In loving memory of John McMeeking who died at Bush of Bield Oct 21st 1888 aged 73 years. Also Grace his daughter who died in infancy. Jane Robson his wife died at Dumfries Dec 5th 1891 aged 77 years.
Anwoth Old259In loving memory of Agnes Nitters Bryan who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse 3rd June 1901 aged 65 years. “Thy will be done”. William Bryan husband of the above who died at Gatehouse 17th June 1923 aged 82 years. “Rest in the Lord”.
Anwoth Old260Here lies the mortal body of Colonel Charles Edward Stewart of Ornockenoch “A good soldier of Jesus Christ”, eldest son of Algernon Stewart and Charlotte Ann Clement his wife, Companion of the Order of the Bath, of St Michael & St George and of the Indian Empire. He served in the 27th Inniskilling Fusiliers and the Bengal Staff Corps. Also under the Foreign Office in Persia & in Russia as Consul General. Born at Rowanwellee, Ceylon, February 23 1836 died in London December 26 1904. Redeemed with the precious blood of Christ. Alive unto God for evermore. Alleluia.
Reverse - In loving memory of Anne Nairn widow of Colonel C.E. Stewart died April 6 1931 aged 88. Strong in the faith and the power of his love.
Anwoth Old261Sacred to the memory of David Hunter who died at Caigton Parish of Buittle 24th Feb 1873 aged 43 years. Janet Hamilton his wife who also died at Caigton 11th Dec 1871 aged 29 years. Grace Grierson their daughter and wife of Robert L. Anderson died at Ekalaka, Montana, U.S.A. 28th Jany 1897 aged 32 years. Also Janet Hunter daughter of the above who died at Dumfries on 16th July 1904 aged 38 years.
James Hunter, 1861 - 1931
Mary H Emerson, 1862 - 1939
Hugh H Hunter, 1867 - 1930
Anwoth Old262In memory of Elizabeth Clark wife of John Thomson, Farmer Laggan who died 11th January 1890 aged 65 years. Also the said John Thomson who died at The Hill, Balmaghie 26th April 1908 aged 83 years. Also Janet Turner (Jessie) their daughter who died at Manchester on 25th August 1917 aged 62 years.
Anwoth Old263In memory of Henry Johnston who died 18th April 1925 aged 80 years. Also Isabella Barnet his wife died 13th Sept 1902 aged 57 years. Also their children: Maggie died 8th Octr 1892 aged 5 years. Robert died in infancy at Leven. Kate Johnston Moncur 1891 - 1970. And her husband David Moncur 1896 - 1983. Helen Husband Moncur 1916 – 1986.
Anwoth Old264In loving memory of Andrew Gordon who died at Gatehouse 11th January 1917 aged 84 years. And Margaret McCallum his wife who died at Lauchentyre 12th Jany 1893 aged 61 years.
Anwoth Old265Erected by William Paton in affectionate remembrance of his wife Mary Curdie who died at Lower Auchenlarie 7 March 1882 aged 46 years. William Paton the erector who died at Mains of Airies, Wigtownshire 21 September 1914 aged 80 years. 1882.
Anwoth Old266Sacred to the memory of Anthony Richardson who died at Rusko on 10th August 1883.
Reverse - His remains removed from here and interred in the Cemetery at Whitehaven 22nd March 1910.
Anwoth Old267In memory of David Clark, F.E.I.S. for 45 years teacher in Fleetside School, Gatehouse who died 29 Spottiswoode Street, Edinburgh 8th Feby 1918 aged 76 years. Wilfrid Thomas his third son who died at Fleetside Schoolhouse 9th Dec 1894 aged 6 months. Cecil his youngest son who died at 29 Spottiswoode, Edinburgh 20th April 1916 aged 16 years. Mary sister of the above David Clark who died at Montrose 6th Feby 1915 aged 85 years. Also in memory of Lieut.William Park,. D.L.I. son-in-law of the above David Clark who was killed at Epehy in France 21st March 1918 aged 32 years. Also Jane Duncan wife of David Clark who died at Edinburgh 7th Aug 1944 aged 82 years. John J. Clark their second son died at Edinburgh 20th Jany 1940 aged 47 years. David W. Clark their eldest son died at Edinburgh 25th Aug 1943 aged 52. Mollie their daughter, wife of 2nd Lieut.W. Park died 27th March 1969 aged 79. Gratefully remembered.
Anwoth Old268Erected by Mary Waugh in memory of James Thompson her husband who died at Cardoness 14th Novr 1895 aged 71 years. Also Mary Waugh wife of the above who died at Crossmichael on 1st March 1907 aged 80 years. Also Grace their daughter died at Castle-Douglas Hospital 12 March 1945 aged 74 years. He giveth his beloved sleep.
Anwoth Old269In loving memory of Helen the beloved daughter of James and Willie McGhie who died at Burnfoot Cottage on the 7th of September 1898 aged 16 years. Also Janet Wilson McGhie who died at Chaplerne Cottage on the 17th October 1910 aged 34 years. Also Staff Sgt William McCaa, R.F.A. late Ayrshire Yeomanry beloved husband of Thomasina McGhie who died at sea on board H.M.T. ‘Kinfauns Castle’ 11th Jany 1918 aged 32 years. Also the above James McGhie who died at Dalbeattie 2nd Feby 1919 aged 72 years. Also Willie his wife who died at Dalbeattie 13th Octr 1924 aged 82 years.
Thy Will be done.
Anwoth Old270In memory of John McHolm Crocket who died 16th Sept 1896 aged 8 years. God knows best. Also Sarah McHolm wife of James Crocket who died at Burnfoot on the 15th April 1903 aged 46 years. At Rest.
Anwoth Old271(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). John Murray, Wright in Woodend, and Janet Burnie his spouse, erected this monument in memory of their deceased children, Janet and Nicholas Murrays. Janet died March 30th 1734 aged 4 months. Nicholas died December 26th 1737 aged 4(?) months. Also Grace Murray their daughter who died in Gatehouse Novr 20th 1791 aged 67 years.
Anwoth Old272(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). Erected to the memory of Samuel Brown late (obliterated) died in the month of April 1791 aged 84 years, also Nicholas Murdoch, his spouse, who died 3rd April 1808 aged 92 years. Their daughter Barbara Brown died at Boreland the 31st Decemeber 18?? Aged 83 years.
Anwoth Old273(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). Here lyes the corpsis of Alexander Brown, late in Polcree, and Margt. Halliday, his spouse. Also the corpsis of John, William, Samuel, George, Robert and Mary Browns, their children. And also the corpse of Marion McDowell, spouse to Samuel Brown, son to the above Alexr. And the corpsis also of Alexander, Samuel and John Browns, their children. Also here lyes the body of Samwel Brown, late tenant in Carseluth, who erected this stone. He died June 17th 1788 aged 73 years. This stone was erected by the above Samuel Brown in memory of the above, his deceased relations 1774.
Anwoth Old274(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). Here lyes the body of Robert Ramsay, son of John Ramsay of Whiteside, who died 20th Septr 1746 aged 10 months. Likewise, John his son died 8th Jany 1752 aged 5 months. Also Elizabeth, his daughter, died 10 May 1763 aged 16 years. Also Peter, his son, died 25th July 1773 aged 36 years. Also Alexr Ramsay who died at Creetown 7th Janr 1827 aged 86 years. Mary Lennox, his wife who died 17th June 1835 aged 86 years.
Anwoth Old275(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). Erected by Alexr Carson in memory of Mary Houchan, his mother, and spouse to John Carson, who died in the Glen the 21 March 1783 aged 53 years. Also the above John Carson who died in Gategill February 15th 1803 aged 75 years.
Anwoth Old276(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). Here lyes John Bryce. He died 1709. Here lyes Robert Bryce who died Feb.28 1738 aged 57.
Anwoth Old277(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). A very ancient stone believed to date from the 11th Century.
Anwoth Old278(Memorial not found in 2009 - Inscription from McCulloch list 1964). A stone indecipherable but bearing the date 1723.
LocationNo.Inscription
Anwoth New1.01Erected by James Hamilton in loving memory of Jane Carson his daughter (Jeannie late of Boreland) who died at Bush o’ Bield Anwoth 14th June 1902 aged 30 years. Isabella Sproat his wife who died also at Bush o’ Bield 7th Jan 1903 aged 57 years. Gavin Hamilton his son died at Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada 10th October 1907 aged 30 years. James Hamilton his son died at Ekalaka, Montana, U.S.A. 25th May 1909 aged 33 years. James Hamilton the erector died at Portville, Gatehouse 1st October 1914 aged 70 years. Frank Wilson youngest son of the erector who died at Limerick, Saskatchewan, Canada 31st Oct.1918 aged 33 years. George Alexander his son died in London 8th Oct.1939 aged 62 years. Margaret his daughter widow of William Milne died at Linlithgow 22nd Oct.1949 aged 66 years. Janette Hunter Walters their daughter died 19th June 1961 cremated at Worth Surrey “Blessed are the pure in heart.” Mary Agnes Kerr their daughter died 23rd July 1959 aged 78 years. Cremated at Watford.
Anwoth New1.02In loving memory of James McClellan who died 26th Sept 1906 aged 42 years. Also his wife Elizabeth Agnew Shedden who died 28th Jany 1946 aged 84 years. Also his eldest son James Shedden who died 3rd Feb. 1952 aged 62 years. Also his son Harry Allan M.M. who died 5th Jan.1966 husband of Janet Campbell who died 25th Sepr 1970.
Anwoth New1.03In loving memory of John Davidson Monro who died at High St. Gatehouse Novr 29th 1906 aged 67 years. Also Annabella, eldest daughter of the above who died at Mildmay Cottage Hospital London, April 2nd 1897 aged 25 years. “Peace perfect peace”. Also Jane Curtis widow of the above who died at High St. Gatehouse March 24th 1928 aged 85 years. Also Jane Monro their daughter and wife of Alex Montgomery who died Dec. 1st 1962 aged 84 years. Also Euphemia their daughter and wife of Arthur Barton who died Jan. 30th 1968 aged 87 years.
Anwoth New1.04Erected by Roger Walker in loving memory of his youngest son John William, born 22 January 1894, died 13 December 1900. Also his eldest daughter Hannah, born 27 September 1878, died 30 March 1907. Also his second son Roger, born 12 October 1884, died 17 October 1914. Roger Walker the erector born 10 May 1839, died 20 November 1916. Andrew Rome eldest son died 28 Aug 1948 and is interred in Barrow-in-Furness. Janet Rome widow of the erector died 17 Feb 1950. George third son died at Barrow-in-Furness 4 June 1972. Margaret Walker elder daughter died 10 February 1974 in her 94th year. Jessie Rome Walker younger daughter died 24 April 197[9] aged 86 years.
Anwoth New1.05In loving memory of Agnes Grace Little beloved wife of Alexander Muir, who died at Arkland 1st September 1907 aged 42 years. Mary Ramsay his daughter died at Davington, Eskdalemuir 19th Septr 1905 aged 17 years. Elizabeth Logg his daughter died at Arkland 18th April 1912 aged 20 years. Janet Harkness his daughter died at Arkland 22nd Jany 1917 aged 27 years. Also Alexander Muir died 26th January 1958 in his 97th year. Also Wilhelmina Little, his daughter, died 14th April 1979 aged 83 years.
Anwoth New1.06In loving memory of Isabella wife of Robert Graham who died at Hardcroft 1st Dec. 1910 aged 56 years. Also Mary daughter of the above died at Hardcroft 25th Oct. 1907 aged 21 years. Also the above Robert Graham who died at Hardcroft 19th May 1913 aged 56 years. Also of Thomas who died in infancy 1898. Also George Graham, died 22nd June 1957 aged 75 years. Also Mary Acheson wife of the above George Graham who died 13th Oct. 1968 aged 85 years.
Anwoth New1.07In loving memory of James Maltman who died at Bridge Terrace, Gatehouse on the 20th December 1907 aged 70 years. And Mary Forteath his wife who died at Bridge Terrace 11th March 1916 aged 79 years. And their daughter Agnes Johnston Campbell who died 25th January 1962 aged 87 years.
Anwoth New1.08In memory of Margaret McTaggart who died at Old Land 22 Sept. 1902 aged 79. Sarah McTaggart who died at Fleet St. Gatehouse 18 Feb. 1908 aged 88. William McTaggart who died at Fleet St. Gatehouse 12 Nov. 1909 aged 82.
Anwoth New1.09In memory of James Hyslop who died at Glen 2nd April 1909 aged 70 years. Isabella Walker his wife died at Glen 28th Jany. 1913 aged 73 years. Robert, grandson, who died in infancy.
Anwoth New1.10Unmarked.
Anwoth New1.11In loving memory of James McCreadie beloved husband of Mary McCreadie who died at Millmark, Anwoth, Gatehouse 3rd November 1910 aged 47 years. Mrs Mary McCreadie, widow of the above James McCreadie who died at Little Boreland, Gatehouse 20th August 1932 aged 64 years. Their beloved son William J. McCreadie who died at Helensburgh 31st August 1992 aged 87 years.
Anwoth New1.12Erected by Alex Montgomery in loving memory of his wife Jane McCreadie who died at Kirkbride 4th May 1[9]21 aged 67 [years]. And the said Alex Montgomery who died at Gatehouse 29th January 1928 aged [6]5 years.
Anwoth New2.01In loving memory of Jasper A. Proudlock (Sandy) died the result of an accident 23rd August 1999 aged 57 years, dearly loved husband of Christine Stewart.
Anwoth New2.02In loving memory of Lorna Wormald 1913 – 1999 beloved wife of the late Stanley Wormald late of Ilkley.
Anwoth New2.03In loving memory of Jean Miller Picken nee Bannatyne who died 25th March 1999 aged 84 years, dearly loved mother of Anne & Marylyn and wife of the late Kerr Picken.
Anwoth New2.04In loving memory of John Andrew McInally who died 5th April 2000 aged 80 years, dearly loved husband of Irene Shaw.
Anwoth New2.05Hugh Younie Wishart born Glasgow 1921 died Gatehouse 1999 beloved father of Madge and Susan, dearly loved husband of Trudi.
Anwoth New2.06In loving memory of Neil Campbell dearly loved son of Bobby and Helen, who died 9th Dec. 1998 aged 41 years. Also the above Robert James Campbell (Bobby) who died 8th Nov. 2005 aged 78 years.
Anwoth New2.07In loving memory of Sheila N. Brown born 15th July 1930 died 4th December 1998.
Anwoth New2.08Louise Jane Wright 22.12.1904 – 01.12.1998
Anwoth New2.09Alexander James Gunn born Edinburgh 11.12.1912 died Castle Douglas 28.05.1999 loved husband of Margaret Salisbury.
Anwoth New2.10In loving memory of Winnie Bremner who died 25th April 1998 aged 77 years. Loved wife of John Shaw who died 22nd March 2004 aged 84 years.
Anwoth New2.11In loving memory of A. Rennie Stenhouse born at Stepps 15th February 1911 died at Gatehouse of Fleet 5th February 1998.
Anwoth New2.12In loving memory of Rachael Wyatt Tingley 1926 – 1997 and Benjamin “Pete” Tingley 1925 – 2002.
Anwoth New2.13In loving memory of Norman Ramsay 1916 – 1999.
Anwoth New2.14In loving memory of our dear mother Jean Hyslop McKie who died 18th June 1997 aged 83 years.
Anwoth New2.15Ian Garnett Maclaren DFC TD 24.8.1915 – 16.2.1997. Also his beloved wife Annette Mary Birtwhistle 31.7.1921 – 6.3.2006. Requiescant in Pace.
Anwoth New2.16Edward R.R. Fingland born Moffat 1909 died Gatehouse 1996.
Anwoth New2.17In loving memory of Edith Agnes Davison who died 17th October 1996 aged 89 years beloved wife of Harry Dyson who died 12th March 1997 aged 88 years. Both formerly of Bradford.
Anwoth New2.18Marion Elizabeth Haldane. May the Lord love you as much as we miss you. 20/6/1939 – 8/10/2003, loving mum, sister and granny.
Anwoth New2.19William Alexander Shields 13.3.47 – 1.7.06
Anwoth New2.20In loving memory of Diana Frances Thom (nee Malim), 19 July 1916 - 29 October 1996. And William Francis John Maxwell Thom, 19 August 1915 - 16 November 2007. At Peace.
Anwoth New3.01In loving memory of Jeanie Pettigrew who died at Holecroft, Gatehouse 10th July 1909 aged 22 years. Also David Pettigrew who died at Hinton, Anwoth 12th August 1906 aged 1 year and 11 months. Also Helen Pettigrew who died 17th November 1909 aged 31 years. Also Christina Pettigrew who died 3rd February 1910 in her 59th year.
Anwoth New3.02In loving memory of Alexander Logg who died at Goatend Cottage 20th March 1906 aged 76 years. Margaret Logg his daughter who died in infancy. Elizabeth Ramsay, his wife, died at Little Boreland 23rd March 1912 aged 86 years.
Anwoth New3.03In loving memory of Hugh, second son of Hugh and Mary Thomson who died at High Auchenlarie 26th Novr 1905 aged 21 years. Also John, eldest son, who died at Johannesburg, South Africa, 11th July 1919 aged 36 years. Also Mary McKie, wife of Hugh Thomson, Auchenlarie, born 4th July 1866, died 24th April 1922. Also the above Hugh Thomson, born 1851, died 30th August 1933.
Anwoth New3.04In loving memory of James Muir who died at Little Boreland 21st November 1905 aged 71 years. Also his grand-daughter Mary Muir who died suddenly at Little Boreland June 18th 1909 aged 28 years. Maggie, eldest daughter of James Muir, died at Little Boreland 9th Dec. 1921 aged 63 years. Mary Ramsay his widow who died 11th May 1925 in her 96th year.
Erected by his son John Muir.
Anwoth New3.05In loving memory of Robert McDonald born at Gatehouse Sept. 8th 1826 died at Kirkclaugh Novr 30th 1903. For 62 years the faithful friend and servant of the McCullochs at Ardwall and Kirkclaugh. “Well done good and faithful servant”. Matthew 25.23. Also Jane Milligan, his wife, born 7th Jan. 1826 died 6th Oct. 1907. “Peace Perfect Peace”. Also Jane, their daughter, died 20th Sept. 1935 aged 83 years.
Anwoth New3.06In loving memory of Joseph Johnstone who died at Boreland 18th Sept. 1903 aged 52 years. Wilhelmina his daughter died at Boreland 6th August 1903 aged 26 years. Elizabeth his daughter died at Dumfries Infirmary 8th Nov. 1908 aged 20 years. Elizabeth Dempster, his wife died 11th Jany 1923 aged 68 years. James his son died at Standingstone, Borgue, 27th March 1973, aged 79 years.
Anwoth New3.07Erected by Henry Bertram in loving memory of Agnes Satterthwaite his wife who died at Boatgreen, Gatehouse on 1st July 1902 aged 77 years. Also the erector who was born 18th July 1825 and died at Catherine Street, Gatehouse, on the 3rd March 1906. Also Robert youngest son of the above and beloved husband of Susannah Bertram who died at Digby Street, Gatehouse Oct. 21st 1908 aged 45 years. “Not my will but thine be done”.
Anwoth New3.08In memory of Thomas Ponton for over 40 years gamekeeper at Cardoness. Died June 4th 1902 aged 73 years. Also Elizabeth Ponton his wife who died at Boatgreen, Gatehouse 11th March 1905 aged 74 years. 1. John V.11 This stone is erected by Sir William Maxwell of Cardoness to mark his appreciation of a valued and faithful servant. Also Margaret Jane their daughter who died at Durban, S.A. 25th Jan. 1943 aged 76 years.
Anwoth New4.01In loving memory of John Waugh who died at Boatgreen, Gatehouse, April 22nd 1912 aged 71 years. Elizabeth Kelly wife of the above who died at Boatgreen, Jany 16th 1929 in her 87th year.
“At Rest”.
Anwoth New4.02In memory of Patrick, youngest and dearly beloved son of Patrick Kinnel died 26th June 1913 aged 25 years. Also his daughter Janet died 18th Sept. 1878 aged 6 years and 7 months. The said Patrick Kinnel who died 19th Oct. 1916 aged 63 years.
“At Rest”.
Anwoth New4.03In loving memory of John Sproat who died at Laggan, Anwoth, 17th November 1913 aged 42 years. Also his son John, Capt R.A. killed in action in Italy 21st Jany 1944 aged 29 years. Also John, son of James & Mary Sproat, Laggan, died in infancy 4th April 1944. Also Esther W. McAdam wife of John Sproat, Laggan, died at Gatehouse on 2nd February 1965 aged 85 years.
Anwoth New4.04In loving memory of Peter Boyle who died at Laundry Cottage, Cardoness, Gatehouse of Fleet, 2nd Jany 1914 aged [6]5 years. Margaret Hill his wife who died at Creetown 25 Jan. 1937 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New4.05In loving memory of Robert Stevenson who died at Skyreburn 19th Oct. 1914 aged 78 years. Also [Joan] Stevenson [his wife] who died 18th Jan. 19-2 aged 88 years
Anwoth New4.06Erected by James Campbell in loving memory of Jessie Hume his wife who died at Brewery Cottage 21st August 1916 aged 44 years. Also the above James Campbell who died 31st May 1950 aged 81 years.
Reverse
In loving memory of Robert Stevenson, who died at Skyreburn 19th Octr 1914, aged 76 years. Also Jane Stevenson, his wife who died 19th Jan. 1930 aged 88 years.
Anwoth New4.07Erected by James Orr in loving memory of his wife Hester Martin Campbell died 2nd May 1948 aged 51 years.
Anwoth New5.01In loving memory of John K. Johnstone died 1st Dec. 1991 aged 54 years. Dear son of Susan and David Johnstone, Heck, Lockerbie, and belove husband of Catherine Wyllie.
Anwoth New5.02Andrew Christie, papermaker, born Glasgow 13th August 1911 died Gatehouse of Fleet 2nd March 1992.
Anwoth New5.03In loving memory of Delia Munro Kerr born at York 8th February 1914 died 29th March 1992 and of her husband John Martine Munro Kerr born at Stirling 25th October 1910 died 7th April 1996.
May love and perpetual light shine upon them.
Anwoth New5.04Ann born 9th September 1923 died 8th October 1992 beloved wife of Colin Rowsell of Lagganmullan, Major, Coldstream Guards, born 2nd January 1919 died 29th February 2000. R.I.P.
Anwoth New5.05Graeme McGill Duncan Duncan born 8th April 1926 died 27th June 2007. Sadly missed and not forgotten. Catherine Duncan.
Anwoth New5.06In loving memory of Anne Rosemary Harvey, born Sadler, 21st April 1933 – 24th May 1993 wife of Thomas Colin Harvey much love mother of Thomas, James and Emma.
God be in my head and in my understanding, God be in mine eyes and in my looking, God be in my heart and in my loving, God be at mine end and in my departing.
Anwoth New5.07In loving memory of Margaret D. Jeffrey who died 15th September 1993 aged 39 years beloved wife of Charles M. Jeffrey loving mother of Alan Paul.
Anwoth New5.08In loving memory of David John “Jack” Wood born 3.11.25 died 6.11.93. Also his wife Eileen Wood born 28.4.26 died 4.8.94.
Anwoth New5.09In loving memory of Alexander (Sandy) Baird 1939 – 1994 beloved husband of Isabel.
Anwoth New5.10Cedric Arthur Spivey Ariba, Longacre, Boreland Wood, 1911 – 1994 and his beloved wife Alice 1907 – 1999.
Anwoth New5.11In loving memory of Kenneth Robson “Ken” who died 14th Dec. 1994 aged 63 years, dearly loved grandson of the late Ken and Mina Robson much loved by Peggy. Sadly missed.
Anwoth New5.12Treasured memories of “Bob” a much loved Dad & dearly loved Husband Robert H.G. Fairbairn died 3rd February 2005, aged 67 years. R.I.P.
Anwoth New5.13In loving memory of Caroline Dowell born Oct. 18th 1916 died April 20th 1996.
Here let me lie in this chosen plot where through my slumbers the Solway Sea will croon her song eternally. Cradled below the quiet hills where gushing silver sparkling rills send lasting peace to me.
Anwoth New5.14HOLMES. In loving memory of Hamish Holmes J.P. died 7th September 1998 aged 68 years. Dearly loved husband of Molly Hutton.
Anwoth New5.15In loving memory of Thomas Blain Dalziel born 6 ------ ---- travelled the World and died ----- ----- -----.
Anwoth New5.16Erected by William Irvine in loving memory of his wife Mary Smylie Griffin died 13th Aug.1948 aged 60 years. Also her mother Mgt J Hanlon died 9th Jan.1949 aged 87 years. Also the erector William Irvine died 25th March 1957 aged 69 years.
Anwoth New5.17C : In loving memory of John Campbell beloved husband of Hannah Coulthard died at Merok, Twynholm 2nd Jan.1947 aged 78 years. Also Hannah Coulthard, died at Merok, Twynholm 5th Dec.1950, aged 78 years, his beloved wife.
Anwoth New5.18In loving memory of our dear parents Thomas Airdrie Davidson 17.10.1909 – 18.6.1946. And his beloved wife Jane Dalling Sneddon 21.7.1907 – 9.4.1974.
Anwoth New5.19D : In loving memory of Thomas C. Dunning, Fleet Street, Gatehouse, born 16th May 1871, died 20th March 1946. Also his beloved wife Mary A. Moore who also fell asleep in Jesus on 27th July 1947. Also Letitia McEwan Dunning elder daughter of the above who passed to her eternal rest on 5th October 1969. Also Janet Carmichael Dunning younger daughter of the above who also fell asleep in Jesus on 16th January 1992 aged 90 years. “Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord”
Anwoth New5.20In loving memory of Lilias Rodan beloved wife of James Johnston, who died 12th March 1945 aged 70 years. Also the above James Johnston who died 16th June 1949 aged 77 years.
Anwoth New6.01McC : In loving memory of Samuel McCreadie who died at Kirkbride Cottage 24th June 1942 aged 84 years. Also Margaret Hogg his wife who died at Kirkbride Cottage 12th Feby 1944 aged 77 years. Also their daughter Robina Jane who died 23rd March 1992 aged 92 years.
Anwoth New6.02H : In loving memory of John Holmes, Boatgreen, beloved husband of Elizabeth Helen Ireland died 6th July 1943 aged 67 years. Also the above Elizabeth Helen Ireland, died at New Galloway, 17th April 1956 aged 79 years.
Anwoth New6.03Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New6.04In loving memory of Josephine Gilchrist (Josie) died 8th April 1944 aged 24 years, beloved wife of Robert Wotherspoon (Rab) also their son Robert Wotherspoon (Bobby) died 7th April 1989 aged 48 years, beloved husband of Kaye.
Robert a kind and true friend sadly missed by all his old B/Airways friends.
Anwoth New6.05Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New6.06In loving memory of Lt. Col. Harry E. Macfarlane D.S.O, M.C. late 9th Queens Own Hussars born Aug.5th 1885. Died Sep.9th 1944, of Little Boreland, Gatehouse-of-Fleet. “Extinctus Amabitur Idem”.
Anwoth New6.07Joanna Brenda Durran of Caledon, Gatehouse-of-Fleet, 1913 – 1991 and her husband Percy Durran 1911 – 2003.
Anwoth New6.08In loving memory of George Porter B.E.M. “Glen Cottage” who died 30th January 1991aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of Elizabeth Anderson who died 16th December 1999 aged 84 years. PORTER.
Anwoth New6.09Angela Mary Foster died 16th November 1998 wife of W.K.F. Farraday. “Now at Peace”.
Anwoth New6.10In loving memory of Annie Beattie Farraday who died 16th Decr. 1990 aged 74 years. Beloved wife of William Kenneth Farraday who died 12th March 1995 aged 87 years. R.I.P.
Anwoth New6.11In loving memory of Mary Reed who died 25th May 1990 aged 58 years. Beloved mother and grandmother. “See you later”.
Anwoth New6.12In loving memory of Dr William Ewart McCready MB. BCH. BAO. DO. born December 1922 died February 1990. Dear father of David, beloved husband of Norah Mason, born September 1923 died April 2005 who also lies here.
Et Exspecto Resurectionem.
Anwoth New6.13Jean Newlands nee McGregor MB ChB DPH Hellenic Red Cross Medal , widow of Oliver Gray MB ChB, born Newmains 1901 died Gatehouse 1989.
Anwoth New6.14In memory of Our Little Angel, Liam McKnight who tried so hard to be everything we ever wanted. God bless you, Mum & Dad XXX
Anwoth New6.15In loving memory of John Shields who died 5th September 2001 aged 79 years. Much loved husband of Sheila Shaw who died 15th August 2004 aged 77 years.
Anwoth New6.16In loving memory of Adam McKnight who died 19th November 1991 aged 64 years. Dearly love husband of Janet Hamilton who died 9th June 2002 aged 67 years. Both greatly loved and missed.
Anwoth New6.17H : In loving memory of Robert T. Hamilton of Newton Farm died 9th August 1988 aged 60 years. Dearly loved husband of Elizabeth Proudlock and dear father of the family.
Anwoth New6.18In loving memory of our dear sister Agnes R. Johnstone who died 27th August 1989 aged 75 years. Also our dear sister Janet N. Johnstone who died 17th July 1991 aged 86 years. Sadly missed.
Anwoth New6.19In loving memory of Janet King Robertson died 23rd June 1988 aged 70 years. Beloved wife of Robert Hamilton, formerly Parish Minister Anwoth and Kelso.
Anwoth New6.20In loving memory of Kenneth Fraser Mackintosh who died at Carsluith on 6th June 1988 aged 77 years.
Anwoth New6.21C : In loving memory of William Coupland aged 28 years and his beloved wife Kathleen Hamilton aged 25 years. They died as a result of a tragic accident on 3rd June 1988. Loved and missed by all who knew them.
Anwoth New6.22In loving memory of Annie Clark Tait beloved wife of Robert Veitch who died 29th March 1988 aged 67 years. Also the above Robert Veitchwho died 7th May 1995 aged 74 years. Also their dear daughter J. Alison Veitch who died 20th April 2005 aged 47 years.
Anwoth New6.23In loving memory of George Ian Jackson H.E.O. H.M. Customs & Excise who died 14th Novr. 1987 aged 42 years. Beloved husband of Senga Milroy, loving father of Craig & Lorna.
Anwoth New7.01In loving memory of Janet Johnston, beloved wife of William Irvine, who died at Boreland Cottages, Anwoth, 2nd July 1939, aged 57 years. Also the above William Irvine, who died at Standingstone, Borgue, 19th January 1970, aged 88 years. Also their son Robert, who died 14th August 1984 aged 67 years. Also their daughter Wilhelmina who died at Castle Douglas, 25th May 1993, aged 79 years.
Anwoth New7.02Erected by Robert McKie in loving memory of John McKie, his son who died at Earlston, Borgue, 25th January 1940 aged 39 years. Also Jane Cuthbertson, beloved wife of Robert McKie, who died at Earlston, Borgue, 6th July 1942 aged 73 years. Also Allan McKie, great grandson of Robert McKie, who died at Earlston, Borgue, 15th Jany 1942 aged 6? months. Also the above Robert McKie who died at Carlingwark House, 11th June 1954 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New7.03In loving memory of George McKenzie Fraser, beloved husband of Janet Johnstone, who died at Anwoth, 30th September 1940 aged 47 years.
Anwoth New7.04In loving memory of Mabel, daughter of John & Harriet Holmes, who died at Boatgreen 21st July 1944 aged 14 years. Also Mabel Airlie her aunt who died 21st Jan.1943 aged 37 years. Also Harriet, dearly loved wife of John Holmes, who died 16th Sept 197[6] aged 76 years. Also John Holmes, beloved husband of the above Harriet who died 13th Aug.1972 aged [73] years.
Anwoth New7.05Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New7.06In loving memory of Agnes R. Kerr who died 18th October 1987, much loved mother & grandmother, beloved wife of Sam Campbell who died 22nd Decr. 1999 aged 82 years. “They’ll miss her most who knew her best.”
Anwoth New7.07In memory of Jean H. Michie who died 16th June 1987 aged 87 years dear wife of Alex. R. Lee who died 30th May 1988 aged 89 years. Loving parents of Nancy.
Anwoth New7.08In loving memory of Howard Forsyth who died 11th June 1987 aged 45 years. Dearly loved husband of Bride Bryan and much loved father of Claire and Alan. Loved by all who knew him.
Anwoth New7.09In loving memory of John Alistair Wingrove Spurgin died 23rd December 1984 aged 62 years.
Anwoth New7.10In loving memory of William McEleavey beloved husband of Margaret Shaw and dear father of Billy who died 10th May 1988 aged 73 years. Also his beloved wife Margaret Shaw who died 14th July 2007 aged 78 years.
Anwoth New7.11In loving memory of John Jackson beloved husband of Barbara Thomson Glass who died 25th Octr. 1983 aged 71 years. Also the above Barbara Thomson Glass who died 22nd Jany. 1996 aged 81 years.
Anwoth New7.12In fondest memory D. Gerald Sadler 29.10.31 – 26.7.92 much loved and always remembered by all family and friends. “Pax Vobis.”
Anwoth New7.13In loving memory of a dear husband & father Harry Dawson died 6th October 1983 aged 40 years.
Anwoth New7.14In loving memory of Thomas Parker Allen died 6th July 1983 aged 78 years. Beloved husband of Bertha Rose died 24th Dec. 1988 aged 85 years. Also their son John Hamilton Allen died 31st Oct. 1986 aged 47 years.
Anwoth New7.15R : In loving memory of Margaret McMinn who died 21st June 1983 aged 60 years. Beloved wife of Andrew Robb who died 5th May 2004 aged 84 years. Sadly Missed.
Anwoth New7.16In loving memory of Marion Clannahan who died 26th Jany. 1983 aged 67 years. Beloved wife of James Shields who died 13th May 1990 aged 70 years.
Anwoth New7.17In memory of Helen Rennie, sometime sister Cresswell Maternity Hospital Dumfries, died 17th May 1982 aged 61 years.
Anwoth New8.01In loving memory of Margaret Hardie Maclean, dearly loved fourth daughter of the late Erskine & Christina of Greenock & Liverpool, who died at Gatehouse-of-Fleet, on the 26th August 1935. Jane Brown their dearly beloved second daughter who died at Gatehouse-of-Fleet 15th Feby 1942. Christina Hardie Steele beloved wife of the late James Small Steele and sister of the above who died at Ormskirk 26th Novr 1943 and was interred [at Liverpool].
Anwoth New8.02In loving memory of Alexander Wellwood Jameson elder son of Colonel A.M. Jameson, 1st Sept. 1928 – 3rd Feby. 1982. Also his wife Louise Gresley Godfrey 31st May 1939 -29th Dec. 1999.
Anwoth New8.03In loving memory of Hilda M. Littlefair dearly loved wife of George B. Eland who died 15th June 1981 aged 69 years.
Anwoth New8.04C : In loving memory of Jean Docherty Donnelly who died 6th April 1981 beloved wife of Allan Campbell. Also Jessie Barrowman aunt of the above cremated at Kettering 19th August 1983.
Anwoth New8.05James Graham Commander R.N. born Singapore 1898, died Gatehouse 1980. Also his wife Lois E. Duncan born Kirkmahoe 1904, died Gatehouse 1984. In loving memory.
Anwoth New8.06In loving memory of Robert B.B. McCulloch dearly loved husband of Mary C. Tinlin who died 25th March 1981 aged 41 years, dear father of Yvonne, Leslie, John & Victoria.
Anwoth New8.07H : Sacred to the memory of John Gorman Hunter late of Bush o’Beild who died 13th March 1981 aged 70 years. “At home with our Lord”. Also his wife Annie McCartney who died 22nd Sept 1986, cremated at Carlisle.
Anwoth New8.08In loving memory of Isabella Thomson who died 22nd Jany 1980 aged 80 years, beloved wife of William Kerr McNally who died 24th Feby 1982 aged 81 years. Dear father and mother of the family.
Anwoth New8.09In loving memory of Emily Wadsworth dearly loved wife of John and mother of Frank and Jeremy died 1st Jan. 1980. Also the above Lt. Col. John Alfred Wadsworth died 30th Oct. 1993
Anwoth New8.10McC : In loving memory of John McCreath beloved husband of Nancy died 5th Nov. 1979 aged 54 years. Also Nancy died 31st Aug. 1994 aged 62 years.
Anwoth New8.11M : In loving memory of Norman Maxwell died 10th Aug. 1979 aged 63 years beloved husband of Mary Wilson who died 19th June 2003 aged 85 years. Forever in our hearts. Rest in peace.
Anwoth New8.12In loving memory of Robert Peter Reid McGlashan of Rutherford, Gatehouse died 17th July 1979 aged 71 years. And of his wife Irene Margaret McClagan Wedderburn, born Ceylon 16th August 1915 died Edinburgh 27th April 1994.
Anwoth New8.13In loving memory of Margaret Fairlie Morton beloved wife of Kennedy McCreath and dear mother of Pat who died 3rd July 1979. Also the above Kennedy McCreath dear father of Pat who died 24th May 2000.
Anwoth New8.14In memory of John Kelly who died on 6th January 1979 aged 67 years. Alexander Kelly beloved husband of Nora Barber, Jeddeworth, Glebe Street, Dumfries, born 21.8.1907 died 6.7.1983
Anwoth New9.01Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New9.02Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New9.03Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New9.04Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New10.01In loving memory of Thomas Nichol who died 30th Octr 1932 aged 44 years. His wife Janet Patterson died 19[8]1.
Anwoth New10.02In loving memory of John Pritchard who died at Skyreburn 27th February 1933 in his 69th year. Jessie Pollock his wife who died at Skyreburn 15th Novr 1935 in her 73rd year. Gavin Anderson their son accidentally killed near Emerald, Queensland, 20th June 1925 in his 20th year.
Anwoth New10.03In loving memory of William Craig Flint 36 years minister of Fort Augustus. Born Feb 2{7]th 185[9]. Died Nov 1st 19[66]. And his wife Katherine Maud [S]yam born Aug 1st 1873, died Jan 5th 1943. “Faithful unto death”.
Anwoth New10.04In loving memory of William McKeand who died at Perth 6th May 1933 and is interred in Anwoth Old Churchyard. Also of Annie Nelson Woodrow, his wife, who died at Perth 25th Decr 1942. Also Jemima Woodrow, her sister who died at Borgue, 27th Jan.1947 aged 81 years.
Anwoth New10.05In loving memory of John Mackay who died 9th Oct.1934 aged [6/8]4. George his son who died at Liverpool 19th Nov.1940 aged 34. Jean his daughter who died at Gatehouse 8th May 1941 aged 33. Mary Elizabeth Monro beloved wife of the above died 31st Aug.1946 aged 70. Anna Monro Mackay their daughter died 27th Sep 1995 aged 86. Alexander Donald Mackay their grandson, died 5th June 2000.
Anwoth New10.06In loving memory of Janet Gordon “Jen” loving wife of John Belford who passed to her rest 12th August 1935 in her 67th year. Also the said John Belford who passed to his rest 27th August 1951 in his 83rd year at ‘Moravia’, Gatehouse. Also of Agnes Annie daughter of John and Janet Belford died 21st May 1960. Mizpah.
Anwoth New10.07P : In loving memory of Janet S. Ferguson dearly loved wife of Louis H.W. Parker died 2nd Jan. 1979 aged 50 years. Also the above Louis H.W. Parker died 6th March 2002 aged 75 years. Dearly loved mum & dad of Janice & Wallace.
Anwoth New10.08Alison Cook Gaunt nee Duncan born at Edinburgh 14th June 1901 died at Castle-Douglas 19th July 1985.
Anwoth New10.09Thomas George McGill Duncan M.C. , artist, January 1896 – June 1978. Christine Saunders McGill Duncan, wife, March 1899 – April 1994.
Anwoth New10.10In loving memory of Andrew (Drew) McCulloch died as the result of an accident on the 26th March 1978 aged 27 years. Loved and respected by all who knew him. Rest in Peace.
Anwoth New10.11George : In loving memory of George McCulloch, Gatehouse of Fleet, born 19th Oct. 1940, died 20th Oct. 2004. Dearly loved dad, wonderful granddad, a very dear brother and an untiring promoter of this community. “For a’ that an’ a’ that...”
Anwoth New10.12George McCulloch (Auchenlarie) born 25th October 1911 died 20th December 1984. Beloved husband of Mary Wyllie, and dear father of George, Jim, Douglas, Ronnie, Winnie, Drew, Mary Agnes and Wyllie. Also the above Mary Wyllie born 1st January 1920 died 1st November 1989.
Anwoth New10.13In loving memory of James K. Dougan died 23rd December 1977 aged 56 years. Beloved husband of Annie Bryan.
Anwoth New10.14Margaret S. Dick born 6th August 1898 die 10th August 1977. And her husband Ian D. Macintyre born 23rd October 1899 died 11th January 1982.
Anwoth New11.01In memory of the Reverend Robert Blackstock McGlashan M.A. for 48 years Minister of Girthon & Anwoth UF Church, latterly Rutherford Church, Gatehouse died 13th August 1931 aged 73. His daughter Ruth Marjorie wife of the Rev. J.W.Ross died 21st December 1930 aged 35. His wife Mary Bardsley Reid died 6th December 1934 aged 68. His daughter Mary Veitch died 31st August 1963 aged 71.
Also their daughter Susannah Gay Lamb 1 May 1942 – 6 April 1999 beloved wife of Redvers and mother of David.
In loving memory of Edward McCabe, died 4th February 2008, aged 63 years, beloved husband of Jacqueline Anne McCabe.
Also their daughter Joyce Bardsley Griffiths October 1904 – December 1995 and her husband David Maurice Griffiths August 1907 – April 1996.
Anwoth New11.02W : In loving memory of John Wilson beloved husband of Ellen Wilson who died 26th Nov.1931 aged 59 years. Also the above Ellen Wilson who died 16th Feb.1963 aged 88 years. “Not till the loom is silent and the shuttles cease to fly, will God unroll the canvas and explain the reason why”.
Anwoth New11.03In memory of Annie Gordon, beloved wife of Charles Murchie, Fleet Bank, Gatehouse, who died 14th December 1931 aged 72 years. Also John Belford, their son, who died 12th March 1899 aged 6 months. Also Charles Murchie, beloved husband of above who died 22nd February 1933 aged 78 years. Marion Clark, their beloved daughter and wife of Walter Thompson died 16th Jan.1958 aged 73 years. Janet their beloved daughter, wife of James Burns, died 1st Jan.1964 aged 76 years. Sarah daughter of above died 29th Jan.1968 aged 72 years. Elizabeth daughter of above died 6th Nov.1975 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New11.04In loving memory of Jessie Louisa daughter of Thomas & Annie Phillips and wife of Louis Smith died 25th April 1932 aged 28 years. The said Louis Smith died 16th May 1933 aged 32 years. Also the said Thomas Phillips who died at Cuill Cottage, Rusko, 10th March 1938 aged 52 years. “At Rest”.
Anwoth New11.05H : In loving memory of James Heron who died at Fleetview 27th April 1932 aged 59. Elizabeth Kelly his wife died 18th Aug.1936 aged 58.
Anwoth New11.06In memory of John Muir, farmer, who died at Wee Boreland, Gatehouse on 25th July 1932 aged 76. Also Robina Hogg or Muir his wife who died at Wee Boreland 29th August 1957 aged 74.
Anwoth New11.07P : In loving memory of Jasper Proudlock beloved husband of Ina Carson who died 22nd June 1977 aged 66 years. Also the above Andrewina Carson (Ina) who died 25th May 1985 aged 72 years.
Anwoth New11.08In loving memory of Isabella W. Belford died 27th March 1977 aged 57 years, beloved wife of Gordon Bain died 9th December 1984 aged 72 years at The Oaks, Twynholm.
Anwoth New11.09In loving memory of Mowat Shaw beloved husband of Jessie Nichol died 2nd February 1977 aged 86 years. Also the above Jessie Nichol died 25th September 1978 aged 83 years.
Anwoth New11.10Marjorie Rodd wife of Ernest Townsend 1896 – 1977.
Anwoth New11.11In memory of Arthur James Watson Stonebridge died 7th June 1976 aged 65 years, dearly loved husband of Marjorie.
Anwoth New11.12In loving memory of Margaret C. Bell wife of Hugh McCulloch who died 7th Feby. 1976 aged 68 years.
Anwoth New11.13W : In loving memory of Catherine Campbell beloved wife of William Wilson who died 19th August 1975 aged 81 years. Also the above William Wilson who died 24th Sept. 1985 aged 93 years.
Anwoth New11.14H : In loving memory of my husband and our father Robert W. Harper of 14 Riverbank who died 16th August 1975 aged 52 years. Also our dear mother Marjory Shaw who died 26h June 1976.
Anwoth New11.15In ever loving memory of David Quentin Hope Agnew Col. 6/19 Hyderabad Regt. Born 1900 – died 1975. Psalm XV. And of his beloved wife Janet died September 1980.
Anwoth New11.16In loving memory of Harold Bishop 1902 – 1974. Also his wife Margaret Joan Bishop 1911 – 2004. R.I.P.
Anwoth New11.17L : In loving memory of Flora MacDonald died at The Crag, Gatehouse-of-Fleet, 11th March 1975 aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Claud H. Lockwood died 18th Sept. 1979 aged 80 years.
Anwoth New11.18Margaret McAdam 1894 – 1982. Mother of Jean and Joy.
Anwoth New11.19Thomas Miller 1925 – 1974
Anwoth New12.01M : In loving memory of John Macnamara beloved husband of Helen Mackintosh who died 24th October 1874 aged 76 years. Also the above Helen Mackintosh (Ella) who died 20th Sept 1987 aged 82 years.
R.I.P.
Anwoth New12.02A : In loving memory of William Ovens Amos beloved husband of Mabel Topping died at Kirkclaugh 21st July 1973 aged 76 years. Also the above Mabel Amos died 30th May 1991 aged 85 years.
Anwoth New12.03S : Sacred to the memory of James Shields beloved husband of Nellie Dorrance who died 8th June 1973 aged 79 years. Also the above Nellie O. Dorrance who died 3rd March 1979 aged 90 years.
Anwoth New12.04B : In loving memory of Sarah B. Cowan beloved wife of William J. Bryan who died at Dumfries Infirmary 29th January 1973 aged 51 years. Also the above William J. Bryan died 18th August 1995 aged 75 years.
Anwoth New12.05T : In loving memory of John J. Tweedie beloved husband of Grace Lochrie who died at Ardwall 15th February 1972 aged 61 years. Also the above Grace Lochrie who died 11th Dec. 1989 aged 86 years. Dearly loved mother, grannie and friend.
Anwoth New12.06In loving memory of Mary Grant Walker who died 23rd Nov. 1971 aged 60 years. Dearly loved wife of William S. McCredie who died 31st Aug. 1992 aged 87 years.
Anwoth New12.07B : In loving memory of William Bryan beloved husband of Martha McGarva who died 24th June 1971 aged 79 years. Also the above Martha McGarva who died at 14 Digby St. 13th July 1972 aged 77 years.
Anwoth New12.08In loving memory of J. Gibson Parkhill, postmaster, Gatehouse-of-Fleet, beloved husband of Elizabeth Lockerbie, died 12th June 1971. Also in loving memory of Elizabeth Lockerbie, postmistress, who died at Royal Infirmary, Dumfries 26th December 1972.
Lath’-eigin ’nuair a’ ghoinne a ghas sinn a rithist, gabhaidh mi-fhin ‘s thu-fhein guert le gheile ri taobh a’Ghladaigh sin ann an Alba is aill leinn.
Anwoth New12.09In memory of Margaret Clare Balfour-Paul who died on 29th March 1971 set here in love by her family.
Anwoth New12.10In loving memory of James Moffat, Glen, Gatehouse who died 21st Dec. 1970 belove husband of Elizabeth McKie who died 21st April 1973
Anwoth New13.01Erected by Robert Jardine, Riverside, Anwoth, in loving memory of Arthur Thomas, his eldest son, who fell at Arras on 12th April 1917, aged 26 years. And Robert Eustace his second son who fell at Arras on 9th May 1917 aged 22 years. Also Addie Gordon his beloved wife who passed away at Riverside on 22nd June 1930 aged 67 years. And the said Robert Jardine who also passed away at Riverside on 15th June 1937 aged 82 years. Also Alexander Gordon his third son who died at London on 28th May 1960 aged 64 years. Cremated at Golders Green. Also John Fraser Broadfoot, his youngest son, beloved husband of Gracie Fergusson, who died at Dumfries Infirmary on 1st Oct.1968 aged 66 years. Also the above Gracie Fergusson who died on 6th August 1990 aged 86 years.
“Until the great reunion.”
Anwoth New13.02In loving memory of Alex. Sloane Kennedy, Ardwall Lodge, who died 7th May 1930 aged 80 years. Also Jane Kirk his wife who died 18th April 1953 aged 88 years.
Anwoth New13.03In loving memory of Fraser M.C.Bell, beloved son of William & Agnes Bell, who died 15th June 1929 aged 26 years. Also the above William Bell who died on 8th Sept 1944 aged 67 years. Agnes McNally, beloved wife of above who died 4th Octr 1954 aged 79 years. “At Rest”.
Anwoth New13.04In loving memory of Margaret Gibb wife of George Orr, gamekeeper, died at Bridge Terrace, Gatehouse 31st December 1928. And the above George Orr died 16th Nov.1946 aged 87 years. Also their daughter Helen Lang, died 1st August 1954.
Anwoth New14.01Sacred to the memory of Alick Gardiner who died at Upper Rusko 26th March 1927 aged 23 years. His father John Gardiner who died 8th April 1941 aged 72 years. Grace Grierson Hunter beloved wife of John Gardiner who died at Kirkcudbright 6th December 1953 aged 83 years. Their daughters Mary born 23-5-1902 died 15-9-1974, Isobel born 25-12-1910 died 13-2-1995, Gracie Helen born 18-2-1908 died 22-5-1997.
Their son Thomas Hunter Gardiner who died at Upper Rusko 30th April 1970 aged 64 years. Also Mary Sutcliffe his wife who died 19th February 2005 aged 94 years.
Anwoth New14.02T : In loving memory of Andrew Thomson who died 5th February 1959 aged 67 years. Also Eliza Logan his beloved wife who died 30th July 1976. Also Elspeth M.A.Thomson who died 22nd January 1928 aged 2 years.
Anwoth New14.03In loving memory of James Gillone who died at Gatehouse 1st March 19[25] in his 71st year. Also his son Pte Alexander Gillone K.O.S.B. who was killed in action in France 11th April 1918 in his 21st year. Jane Gillone died 15th May 1934 in her 75th year.
Anwoth New14.04In loving memory of Martha Lambie beloved wife of William Johnston who died at Bush o’ Bield 27th June 1928 aged 70 years. Also the above William Johnston who died at Bush o’ Bield 2-th Feby 1930 aged 71 years. Also their daughter Mary who died at Minniwick 14th Aug. 1970 aged 73 years.
Anwoth New14.05In memory of ----- ----- wife of Anthony - McLelland, who died at New ---- --- Novr [1929] aged – years. Also the above ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----.
Anwoth New14.06In loving memory of Jane Grieve Stewart , wife of Joseph J. Grierson who died at Lower Auchenlarie 24th October 1927 aged [3]7 years. Also the above Joseph John Grierson who died 20th December 19[39] aged [73] years.
Anwoth New14.07F : In loving memory of Daisy Bell died 29th May 1972 aged 74 years beloved wife of Angus Farmer who died suddenly on 3rd March 1977 aged 75 years.
Anwoth New14.08Helen Mary Woodrow born at Newton Stewart 1887 died 28th December 1969 widow of E.W.Russell of Drumwalls, Gatehouse of Fleet, who died at Lisbon 27th January 1963.
Anwoth New14.09D : In loving memory of Catherine Corrie died at Arkland 8th Aug. 1969 aged 67 years. Beloved wife of William Doak died 2nd March 1983 aged 73 years.
Anwoth New14.10In loving memory of Mary A. Hay beloved wife of Hamilton J. McCreadie who died 27th January 1969 aged 73 years. Also the above Hamilton J. McCreadie who died 19th April 1982 aged 84 years.
Anwoth New14.11To the beloved memory of Sir Marston Logan K.B.E, C.M.G. who died at Gatehouse-of-Fleet on September 30th 1968 aged 79 years. Also his dearly loved wife Janet Colville who died on December 8th 1990 aged 96 years.
Anwoth New14.12In memory of Eunice Jane Scatcherd born 26-5-47 died 16-2-67. Also her father Edward A. Scatcherd died 14-4-61.
Anwoth New14.13In remembrance of Eliza Ann Gilbert Drummond Jardine born 19th July 1883 died 27th Novr 1966, dearly loved wife of James McLean Anderson, Supt. Engineer Alfred Holt & Co. And Glen Line Ltd who died 31st May 1985 and also rests here.
“Home is the Sailor”.
Anwoth New14.14C : In loving memory of Allan Campbell beloved husband of Isabella Kimm who died at 16 Digby Street 20th Novemver 1966 aged 62 years. Also the above Isabella Kimm who died 5th August 1998 aged 89 years.
Anwoth New14.15B : In loving memory of Jessie McQueen beloved wife of Charles Broadfoot who died at Skyreburn Cottage 5th October 1966 aged 86 years. Also the above Charles Broadfoot who died at Skyreburn Cottage 12th April 1967 aged 91 years. And their daughter Grace Chadwick who died 12th July 1994 aged 83 years.
Anwoth New14.16McK : In loving memory of Jessie G. McSkimming beloved wife of Niven McKenzie who died 13th Jan. 1973 aged 78 years.
Anwoth New14.17In loving memory of George McCrone beloved husband of Sally Cochrane died 10th March 1965 aged 61 years. Also the above Sally Cochrane died 10th Nov. 1974 aged 69 yeras. Also their son-in-law William Kennan, loved husband of Jenny McCrone who died 11th April 1993 aged 61 years.
Anwoth New15.01In loving memory of Margaret C.McCrone who died 15th April 1925. Also her daughter Georgina McCrone died at Boatgreen 5th January 1958.
Erected by Jeanie Gilmour.
Anwoth New15.02In loving memory of Thomas Chalmers who died at High Ardwall 28th May 1925 aged 62 years. Also Thomas his son died at Auchenskeoch, Southwick 1903 in infancy. Also William his son killed in action in France 15th Septr. 1916 aged 19 years. Also Rachel Simpson beloved wife of the above Thomas Chalmers died at 4 Fleet St. Gatehouse 28th Jan 1949 aged 85 years. Also James McKinna their son-in-law died at Dumfries on 8th March 1934 aged 46 years. Also his wife Jane Chalmers who died at Edinburgh on 9th Feb.1950 aged 52 years. Also Emily daughter of the above died 7th February 1994 aged 93 years. Also her sister Rachel died 24th June 1996 aged 91 years. Both daughters of the above Thomas & Rachel Chalmers (n?e Simpson). Also Clare Hunt n?e Anderson died 7th October 1999 aged 41 years, grand daughter of the above James McKinna and Jane Chalmers.
Anwoth New15.03In loving memory of Robert David Johnstone who died at Blackloch Nov [5]th 1926 aged 52 years, Mary Gardiner his wife who died on July 6th 1942 aged 72 years.
Anwoth New15.04R : In loving memory of Jane Rae beloved wife of Andrew Rennie who died at Killeron Cottage 27th Feby 1927 aged 80 years. Andrew Rennie died at Gatehouse 21st Octr 1941 aged 83 years. Also their daughter Euphemia Jane died 1st June 1953 aged 73 years.
Anwoth New15.05In loving memory of James McInally beloved husband of Margaret Couper who died suddenly the 10th December 1964 aged 56 years. Also the above Margaret Couper who died 28th Novr 1997 aged 75 years.
Anwoth New15.06H : In loving memory of Susan Hannah dearly loved daughter of James & Agnes Hannah who died 13th February 1964 aged 4 months. Also the above Agnes Hannah who died 8th May 198[8] aged 48 years.
Anwoth New15.07In loving memory of John Halliday beloved husband of Agnes McCoull died 1st Jany 1962 aged 83 years. Also John McCoull died 7th Feb. 1969 aged 48 years beloved husband of Betty Halliday died 21st June 2004 aged 88 years. Also the above Agnes McCoull died 16th Dec. 1972 aged 84 years.
Anwoth New15.08In loving memory of Margaret Jane Campbell beloved wife of George H.R.Orr died 19th Novr 1961 aged 70 years. Also the above George H.R.Orr died 19th Dec. 1974 aged 92 years.
Anwoth New15.09F : In loving memory of William Fallas beloved husband of Agnes McWilliam who died at Carsluith Mill 5th Oct. 1961 aged 81 years. Also the above Agnes McWilliam died 1st Aug. 1975 aged 73 years.
Anwoth New15.10To the dear memory of Thomas Barty who died at his home Braeside, Gatehouse-of-Fleet on 10-4-1950 aged 93 years. Also his wife Margaret Rowatt who died at Braeside on 9-7-1965 aged 87 years.
Anwoth New15.11In loving memory of Hilda Pearson McGill beloved wife of John Turnbull who died at Anwoth Manse 20th Jan. 1960.
Anwoth New15.12In loving memory of Grace Hamilton Neave died 11th November 1959. Also Catherine Hamilton Neave died 7th November 1960.
Anwoth New15.13In loving memory of Annie Dow Carmichael beloved wife of Peter Keddie died 30th Sep. 1959 aged 73 years. Also the above Peter Keddie died 10th Nov. 1966 aged 80 years.
Anwoth New15.14In loving memory of Thomas Byron Clingan, died at Willesdene, The Stell, on 5th July 1959 aged 73 years.
Anwoth New15.15Sacred to the memory of Kenneth Robson beloved husband of Mina Dickson who died at Hardcroft, Gatehouse-of-Fleet 21st May 1959 in his 83rd year. Also the above Mina Seaton Dickson who died at 7 High Street, Gatehouse 24th June 1964 aged 80 years. Also their son Joseph who died 12th August 1991 aged 74 years.
Anwoth New15.16In loving memory of David Thomson beloved husband of Margaret Drysdale died 13th Oct. 1958 aged 56 years. Also his mother Nellie Thomson died 1904 aged 23 years. Also his brother-in-law John Drysdale died 21st March 1959 aged 71 years. Also the above Margaret Drysdale died 17th March 1967 aged 71 years.
Anwoth New16.01Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New16.02Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New16.03Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New16.04In loving memory of James McInally who died 26th June 1970 aged 93 years. Also William McInally his father who died 24th Jan.1925 aged 75 years. Also Mary Scott his mother who died 12th June 1940 aged 89 years. Also Janet G.Thomson beloved wife of James McInally who died on 24th March 1974 aged 78 years.
Anwoth New17.01Erected by James Ferguson, Kings Laggan, in loving memory of his beloved wife Marion M Young died 18th April 1958 aged 58 years. Also the above James Ferguson died [23rd] June 19—aged 76 years.
Anwoth New17.02In loving memory of Jane Crosbie Telfer beloved wife of Peter Tait who died at Beeches, Gatehouse 28th March 1958 aged 77 years. Also the above Peter Tait D.C.M. who died 1st January 1980 aged 90 years.
Anwoth New17.03In memory of James Gordon died 3rd May 1957 aged 83 years. Also his wife Helen McEwan died 18th July 1969 aged 70 years.
Anwoth New17.04In loving memory of Ellen Farries Gormie, nee Cowan, who died 2nd November 1988 aged 88 years.
Anwoth New17.05To the dear memory of Colonel Alexander McCulloch Jameson 13th Bengal Lancers and Kings Own Scottish Borderers born 2nd May 1881 died 5th November 1956. Also his wife Winifred, daughter of Wellwood Maxwell of Kirkennan born 20th August 1898 died 17th July 1983.
Anwoth New17.06In loving memory of Margaret Jane Johnstone beloved wife of Robert Fielden Sutcliffe died 20th April 1956 aged 84 years. Late of The Larg, Creetown. Also the above Robert Fielden Sutcliffe died 2nd December 1956 aged 85 years. Late of Kirkmabreck House, Creetown.
Anwoth New17.07[In loving memory of John Laws] beloved husband of Maggie A. Murchie who died at Fleet Bank 8th September 19[53] aged 75 years. Also Maggie Ann Murchie, beloved wife of above, who died 29th Nov. 1954 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New17.08Erected by [Edgar] Little in loving memory of his father William Little [died --] March 1956 aged 52 years. Also his mother Madge I. Edgar, wife of above, [died 5th] March 1968, aged 68 years.
Anwoth New17.09In loving memory of Agnes Wilson beloved daughter of William & Mary Dickson died 12th Feby 1955 aged 13 years.
Anwoth New17.10In loving memory of John Jeffrey Nisbet died 29th Jan. 1955. Also his son Robert (Roy) Nisbet died 17th Sept 1981 aged 50 years. Also Isabella Nisbet died 16th Feb. 1985 aged 79 years. Beloved wife of John Jeffrey Nisbet.
Anwoth New18.01In memory of Elizabeth Marion Shannon the beloved wife of William McDade who died at Whitehaven 4th July 1919. Also of the above William McDade who died at Whitehaven 2nd April 1929.
Anwoth New18.02In loving memory of George Millar Stark beloved husband of Jessie McDade who died 18th September 1924 in his 60th year. Also the above Jessie McDade who died 8th April 1950.
Anwoth New18.03In loving memory of Malcolm Cross born at Glasgow 15th June 1856 died at Cally 20th Dec. 1919. Also Evelyn Maude Newlands his wife born at Glasgow 18th June 1882 died at Earlston, Borgue 9th July 1952.
Anwoth New18.04In loving memory of Marion Martin beloved wife of John Gillespie died at Hinton June 17th 1920 aged 49 years. Also the above John Gillespie died at Knockains March 3rd 1941 aged 7[2] years. Also Elizabeth Parker Wilson widow of the above died at Cleuch Cottage, Twynhom 25th June 1955 aged 71 years.
Anwoth New18.05Erected by Robert T. Young in loving memory of Mary Ann Ross his wife who died at Bush o’ Beild 27th April 1921 aged 84 years. Also the above Robert T. Young who died at Bush o’ Beild 27th May 1922 aged 82 years. Late of Borgue.
Anwoth New19.01In loving memory of Annie Wales who died at Riverbank, Gatehouse 26th Jan. 1955 aged 57 years.
Anwoth New19.02In loving memory of Jeffrey Blackstock McGlashan W.S. born Gatehouse 2nd Feb. 1888 died 9th Feb, 1956. Also of his wife Marion Thomson Fraser born 9th April 1904 died 20th February 1999. Also of their daughter Helena Mary Fraser Watson born 8th September 1926 died 2nd July 2004.
Anwoth New19.03Erected by John Little in memory of his dearly beloved wife Bessie McTeir died at Gatehouse 11th Nov. 1954 aged 73 years. Also the above John Little died 12th June 1965 aged 85 years. Also their son Peter who died in infancy.
Anwoth New19.04In loving memory of Fred Heron beloved husband of Caroline Murray died 1st July 1954aged 80 years. Also the above Caroline Murray died 12th March 1956 aged 66 years. Their daughter Irene died 7th March 2006 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New19.05A : In memory of Violet Edith Hale beloved wife of John Downie Allan who died 20th April 19[55] aged 73 years. Also the above John Downie Allan who died 25th August 1957 aged 82 years.
Anwoth New19.06In loving memory of Mary Moncrief Lunn died 2nd August 1953
“The deaf hear” Matt. X1.5
Anwoth New19.07To the beloved memory of John McCluskie born at New Galloway 15th April 1883 died at Gatehouse 1st June 1953. Only love and lovely remembrance here have peace.
Anwoth New20.01In loving memory of Alexander Hamilton, farmer, Whiteside, who died at Edinburgh 3rd January 1917 aged 56 years. Also Isabella Anderson his wife who died at Whiteside 29th Oct. 1918 aged 42 years. And their only son Thomas who died 3rd March 1958.
Anwoth New20.02Erected by Dan Henderson in affectionate remembrance of his wife Agnes McQuie who died 27th January 1917 aged 65 years. Also the above Dan Henderson who died 21st May 1918 aged 74 years.
Anwoth New20.03In loving memory of The Revd Alfred Wild, Rector, Episcopal Church, Gatehouse, born 9th Feby 1858 died 5th May 1916.
Anwoth New20.04Erected by Mary Nelson in memory of her husband James McNally who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse, 11th April 1918, aged 78 years. Also the above Mary Nelson, who died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse, 17th Feby 1936, aged 92 years. Also Edwin Andrews, their son, who died 23rd Jany 1937. Also Walter, their son, who died 2nd Sep. 1957. Also James, their son, who died 1st Feb. 1959. Also Janet, their daughter, who died 26th Jan. 1960.
Anwoth New20.05Erected by John Gardiner in memory of James Halliday, faithful servant and friend, who died 4th May 1918 aged 46 years. And James Halliday his son who died 28th Octr 1918.
Anwoth New20.06Erected by Andrew Robertson in loving memory of his wife Agnes T.C. Cruickshank who died at Glen 7th Feb. 19[5]0 aged 69 years. Also the above Andrew Robertson who died at Glenlea, Gatehouse 18th Jan. 1952 aged 76 years. Also their eldest son James who died 15th Nov. 1994 aged 84 years.
Anwoth New20.07John Campbell Wilson died 21st November 1950 aged 73 years. Also his wife Janet Livingston McMichael died 10th April 1970 aged 80 years.
Anwoth New20.08D : In loving memory of Robert Davidson beloved husband of Elizabeth Airdrie who died at Dumfries 7th Sep. 1951 aged 80 years. Also the said Elizabeth Airdrie who died at Kirkbride Cottage 22nd Jan. 1957 aged 86 years. Also their son Robert 1/5 K.O.S.B. killed in action 31st Oct. 1918 aged 21 years.
Anwoth New20.09Erected by Jessie Brown in loving memory of her husband Samuel Cunningham McWhirter died at Grennan, Glenluce 24th Oct. 1952 aged 63 years. Also the erector Jessie Brown died 23rd March 1987 aged 92 years.
Anwoth New20.10Erected by Jane Kerr McWhirter in memory of her sister Margaret Brown McWhirter, Dunrod, Fleet Street, Gatehouse died 13 Oct. 1973 aged 83 years. Jane Kerr McWhirter died 22nd Feb. 1978 aged 90 years.
Anwoth New20.11Erected by David M. McWhirter in loving memory of his wife Edith Parker Jervis who died at Goatend on 30th May 1963 aged 75 years. Also the above David M. McWhirter died 28th Feb. 1965 aged 74 years.
Anwoth New21.01Inscription to follow.
Anwoth New21.02B : In loving memory of William Bryan 1940 – 2007 a dear Dad and Papa, beloved husband of Roberta Moffat.
BRYAN
Anwoth New21.03“Time passes, memories stay, loved and remembered every day”.
To my parents Leonard Hoyle 3rd Oct. 1922- 29th June 1998, Joan Hoyle 12th Sep. 1925 - 21st July 2006
Anwoth New21.04In loving memory of John Mitchell Wilson (Ian) loving and much loved husband, father & grandfather who died 2nd January 2005 aged 73 years.
God loves a just man.
Anwoth New21.05In loving memory of Joseph Heaton died 10th September 2004 aged 73 years. A much loved father and grandfather.
Anwoth New21.06In Memory of David Tweedie, died 13th November 2002, aged 63 years.
Anwoth New21.07In loving memory of John McConchie, farmer, born Mossyard 17.09.1915 died Laggan 07.01.2000 beloved husband of Margart Kerr Sproat.
Anwoth New21.08In loving memory of Mary Dunlop wife of James L. Sproat formerly of Laggan died 14th Feb. 1977 aged 67 years. Also the above James Livingston Sproat died 19th Sept. 1985 aged 77 years.
Anwoth New21.09In loving memory of John Cruickshank Robertson, Netherton, Borgue, formerly of Glen, who died on 19th November 1976 aged 62 years. And his beloved wife Kathleen Frances Mackenzie who died on 18th April 1996 aged 80 years.
Anwoth New22.01Cherished memories of a beloved husband and father Allan Carnochan died 7th Aug. 2000 aged 67 years.
Forever in our thoughts.
Anwoth New22.02A : In loving memory of James William Amos who died 3rd Nov. 2000 aged 59 years. Dearly loved husband of Margaret. A dear dad and papa.
Anwoth New22.03Doreen Hanraads 1928 – 2001 thanks for years of love care and affection.
Anwoth New22.04Angela Rowan born 16th October 1945, died 7th December 2001, forever loved.
Anwoth New22.05In loving memory of George Waddell 1920 – 2002.
Anwoth New22.06In memory of David Tweedie died 13th November 2002 aged 63 years.
Anwoth New22.07In loving memory of Thomas Sergeant born 1916, died 13th February 2003. Beloved husband of Christina Douglas Robertson, born 1916, died 13th April 2004, his devoted wife. Dear parents of Edith and Douglas and loving grandparents. Tommy and Chris loved by all who knew them.
Anwoth New22.08In loving memory of Hugh MacKenzie Leslie 03.9.17 – 30.6.03 And his wife Elma Pattison Reid 15.6.22 – 20.1.07 both formerly of Glasgow and Gatehouse of Fleet.
Anwoth New22.09Nora Helen Kelly beloved wife of Alexander Kelly born Caernarvon 31.03.1918 died Dumfries 07.11.2003.
Anwoth New22.10In loving memory of Margaret “Peggy” Fitton, nee Macdonald, born at Middleton, Lancashire 24.1.1920 died at Gatehouse of Fleet 28.4.2004 belove wife of Walter born at Middleton 29.12.1918 died at Conway 02.10.1985. Dearly love
Anwoth New22.11In loving memory of David McWhirter, Grennan, Glenluce, 3rd March 1919 – 3rd Sept. 2004 much loved father, beloved husband of Molly Kathleen Preston.
Anwoth New22.12John Drysdale Scott Thomson (Jackie) born 26.9.25 died 11.11.04 loving husband of Bunty, a beloved father and grandpa.
Oh if one soul from Anwoth meet me at God’s right hand my heaven will be two heavens in Immanuel’s land.
Anwoth New22.13In loving memory of Leslie Arthur Macey a dear father and grandfather taken from us suddenly 30.10.39 – 15.02.05, beloved husband of Evelyn Sylvia Macey.
Anwoth New22.14In loving memory of William McInally who died 21st June 2005 beloved husband of Elizabeth Campbell, a dear dad and papa. Also the above Elizabeth Campbell (Bessie) who died 7th January 2007 a beloved wife, mother and nana.
Sadly missed.
Anwoth New23.01In loving memory of James Bourne Seaburne Bourne-May, Major, Coldstream Guards of Hackinsall Hall, Lancashire, born January 9th 1886 died November 18T 1961. “Pass friend all’s well.“ Also of his wife Alexa, only daughter of Lord & Lady Ardwall, born October 29th 1886 died October 23rd 1972. “Because I live ye shall live also.” St.John XIV
Anwoth New23.02In loving memory of Geoffrey FitzGerald Bourne-May only child of James and Alexa Bourne-May. Born December 31st 1921, died June 25th 1988. “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God” St. Matthew V.
Anwoth New23.03In loving remembrance of Janet Brown, daughter of James Murray McCulloch of Ardwall and Hills, and wife of John Gordon Brown, Lochanhead, born May 17th 1817. Entered into rest March 25th 1887. She lived in his parish for seventeen years from 1866 to 1883 and ever joined in whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report.
Anwoth New23.04In memory of Walter Jameson McCulloch M.C. T.D. of Ardwall, Lawyer, soldier, farmer. Born 25th August 1906 at Simla, India. Died 8th January 1988 at Ardwall.
Anwoth New23.05In loving memory of Colin James McCulloch 1908 – 1984 his wife Joyce 1913 – 1998 and their sons Colin Francis Walter McCulloch 1936 – 1997, Andrew Robert McCulloch 1938 – 1995
New Zealand.
Anwoth New23.06In loving memory of Lt. Col. David St.Denys McCulloch R.A. 1919 – 1995. His wife Patricia Norris 1923 – 1992. Their son Adrian Christian McCulloch 1952 – 1996.
LocationNo.Inscription
Borgue Kirkyard1In affectionate remembrance of William Hood, farmer, late Chapelton, Borgue, and Balmae, Kirkcudbright, who died at Dumfries, 28th Dec’r 1932, aged 74 years. Also Norman Cecil, his younger son, who died at Auckland, N.Z., 26th Feb’y 1927, aged 36 years. Also Ellen Eliza Abrahall, his wife, who died at Dumfries, 9th Oct’r 1935, aged 71 years. Also William Abrahall Hood, his eldest son, who died at Birkenhead, 13th May 1956, aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard1aIn loving memory of Edward G (Ted) Prentice, B.Sc., M.R.C.V.S., died 22nd September 1965, aged 61 years. Beloved husband of Eliza E (Elza) Fletcher, died 10th February 1992, aged 78 years. Much loved by the children, grandchildren & great grandchildren.
Borgue Kirkyard2(Front) Sacred to the memory of James Houston, late of Blackcraig, who died 18th Oct’r 1878, aged 62 years. Also of Helen Houston his daughter, who died 12th April 1885, aged 26 years. Also of John Houston, who died at Rothesay, 1st January 1909. aged 82 years.
(Rear) Sacred to the memory of John Houston, who died at Overlaw, Rerrick, 25th August 1891, aged 40 years. Not dead, only asleep. Also Adam Gray, his son, who died at sea, 6th October 1908, aged 23 years. Jane Gray, wife of John Houston, who died at Overlaw, 7th September 1924, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard3Erected by William Raffle, in loving remembrance of his wife Jane Domekin, who died at Kirk Andrews on the 6th July 1895, aged 64 years. Also the above William Raffle, who died at Liggates, Borgue, 12th March 1906, aged 72 years. Also George Benson, beloved husband of Jane Raffle, who died at Mile-end, 8th Oct 1936, aged 77 years. Also Jane Raffle, wife of the above G Benson, who died at Borgue, 28th Aug 1945, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard4(East) In loving memory of William Hood, Chapelton who died 19th Feb 1868 aged 49 years. His wife Margaret Mitchell Dick died 16th Oct 1907 in her 84th year. Their sons Henry Fernie died 8th Feb 1857 aged 5. James Dick died 3rd Feb 1882 aged 31. Their daughter Maggie, died 1st May 1884, aged 23. Erected by their daughter Jessie in 1910.
(South) Also Jessie Hastings Hood their daughter who died at Wellpark House, Ayr 1st March 1934 aged 69 years.
Borgue Kirkyard5In memory of William Hood, Chapelton, who died 19th Feb’y 1868, aged 49 years. Also his son James Dick Hood, who died at Fernleigh, South Norwood, London, on the 3rd Feb’y 1882, aged 31 years. Also his daughter Maggie Hood, who died at Corigal Hills, Otago, New Zealand, on the 1st May 1884, aged 23 years. Also in loving memory of Margaret Mitchell Dick, widow of William Hood, who died at Greenlaw, Ayr, on the 16th October 1907, in her 84th year. Peace perfect peace. With loved one far away in Jesus keeping we are safe and they.
Borgue Kirkyard6Erected to the memory of Barbara Jane Thomson, wife of Robert Burgess, who died at Moat Brae Nursing Home, 2nd June 1925, aged 69 years. Also the above Robert Burgess, who died at Castle Douglas, 7th Feb’y 1949, aged 93 years. Also Robert their son, who died 18th Oct’r 1890, aged 4 years.
Borgue Kirkyard7In memory of George Muir, who died at Renton, 3rd March 1900, aged 65 years. Margaret White his wife, who died at Littleton, on 29th March 1898, aged 45 years. James their son, who died at High Borgue, 18th October 1890, aged 15 years. Robert their son, who died at Castle Douglas, 19th July 1961, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard8Erected by Archibald H McNaught, Plunton Mains, in memory of his children, viz:- James, who died at Lesmahagow, 27th Oct’r 1865, aged 27 years. William, who died at Greenock, 10th May 1868, aged 31 years. Hugh, who died 28th June 1875, aged 30 years. Janet, wife of Joseph Harkness, who died at Crossleys, Hollywood, 1st June 1876, aged 35 years. Jane, wife of John Couper, who died at Coatbridge, 28th July 1880, aged 26 years. John, who died at Plunton Mains, 14th April 1885, aged 42 years. Also of Janet Craig, his wife, who died at Plunton Mains, 26th November 1892, aged 76 years. The said Archibald Hamilton McNaught, died at Plunton Mains, 17th August 1893, aged 83 years. Also Robert McNaught, his son, who died 6th January 1907, aged 58. Joseph Craig McNaught, youngest son, accidentally killed at Shannavon, Saskatchewan, Canada, 28th January 1917, aged 61 years. David Craig McNaught, died at Deanston, Coatbridge, March 1925, in his 73rd year.
Borgue Kirkyard9In loving memory of David Rogerson, who died 18th July 1912. Agnes Helen, his wife, died 19th June 1930. Mary Helen, their daughter, died in infancy.
Borgue Kirkyard10Erected by William Rae, to the memory of Agnes, his daughter, who died at Loch Roy Cottage, 4th of March 1862, aged 1 year & 9 months. Also Mary Agnes Hamilton, his grand-daughter, who died at Dalbeattie, 4th Dec 1885, aged 2 years. Also Agnes Smith his wife, who died at Bridge-end, 6th June 1891, aged 72 years. Also the above William Rae, who died at Bridge-end, 8th June 1907, aged 84 years. Also Agnes Jane Rae, wife of John Birney, who died at Kirkconnel, 20th Sept’r 1951, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard11Sacred to the memory of Mary Barr, wife of James McAllister, who died at Gled Park, 29th April 1866, aged 48 years. Also Joseph their son, who died at same place, 11th July 1871, aged 26 years. Also Mary Ann, their daughter, wife of George Brown, who died at Castle Creavie, 27th April 1887, aged 33 years. Also the said James McAllister, who died at Craigmullen, Rerrick, 26th August 1902 aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard12(Centre) In memory of William Candlish, of Knockmullock, Borgue, who died on board ship ‘Wanata’, Dec 11th 1862, in 8° 30’ N. Lat, 31° 37’ W. Long, aged 26 years. Also of Alexander Candlish, who died at Knockmullock, Borgue, April 12th 1868, aged 19 years. And of Robert Candlish, their father, who died at Knockmullock, Borgue, Nov 10th 1871, aged 67 years.
(Left) Erected by Margaret Wood, in memory of Samuel Brown Candlish, Sheffield, her beloved husband, who died April 2nd 1870, aged 32. And of Robert and Elizabeth Brown their children. “These have gone to be with Christ which is for better”. Hugh Wood Candlish, his son, born 19th June 1867, died 28th April 1891. Margaret Wood Candlish, wife of the above Samuel Brown Candlish, born 28th May 1838, died 22nd January 1898.
( Right) In memory of Mary Candlish, who died at Kirkcudbright, 4th February 1870, aged 63 years.
Borgue Kirkyard13In affectionate remembrance of Margaret Dickson, aged six and a half years, who died at Barharrow, on 12th Dec 1869. Charlotte Agnes McMillan, the beloved wife of Charles Dickson, died at Barharrow, 19th May 1878, aged 54 years. Also of the said Charles Dickson, who died at Barharrow, 6th June 1885, aged 68 years. And of their grand-children, Mary Gardiner, who died at Dalbeattie, on 3rd Dec 1893, aged 5 years and 8 months, and of Sarah Jane, who died at same place, on 5th Dec 1893, aged 4 years and 3 months, daughters of Charles Dickson.
Borgue Kirkyard14(Fallen on face and not read. Transcript from MSC survey, for information)
Sacred in affectionate remembrance of Sibella Grainger Johnstone, wife of James Walker, who departed this life, September 6th 1870, in her 62 year. Also the above James Walker, who died at Maxwelltown, 11th Oct 1876, aged 72 years. At Leyton, Essex, on December 1902, Christopher Walker, eldest son of the above, aged 67 years. Mary, third daughter of above, who died at Glasgow, 29th August 1921, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard15In memory of John Milroy, farmer, Knockmullock, died 23rd November 1899, aged 71.
Borgue Kirkyard16Erected by the congregation and friends, in loving memory of the Revd George Ogilvy Elder, M.A., who was for 32 years minister of the Free Church in this parish. Born at Kirkbuddo, Forfarshire, 9th Feb 1840, died at F.C. Manse, Borgue, 1st Aug 1899. “He giveth his beloved sleep”. Also his wife Margaret Stalker Crichton, who died at Limetree Cottage, Borgue, February 27 1920, aged 80.
Borgue Kirkyard17In affectionate remembrance of Jane Edgar, wife of William McMinn, who died at Borgue Village, 4th Jan’y 1890, aged 53 years. Also Jane Edgar Samways, grand-daughter of the above, who died 15th Dec’r 1900, aged 7 years. Laid to rest in Fazakerly Cemetery, nr Liverpool. “Suffer little children to come unto me”. Also the above William McMinn, who died at Liverpool, 17th April 1902, in his. 78th year, and was interred here. Also Margaret, eldest daughter of the said William McMinn, who died 8th Jan 1923, aged 64 years, interred in Fazakerly Cemetery, Liverpool. Also William McMinn, their eldest son, who died in Australia, 28th August 1935, aged 67 years. Also Helen McMinn, their youngest daughter, who died at gatehouse, 1st June 1941, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard18In loving memory of Agnes Caesar, wife of James Ferguson, who died at Borgue Village, 15th September 1900, aged 86 years. The said James Ferguson, who died at Borgue Village, 26th December 1903, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard19In loving memory of Isabella McMinn, beloved wife of James Hogg, who died at Gatehouse, 24th October, 1938, aged 79 years. Also the above James Hogg, who died at Catherine Street, Gatehouse, 18th November 1943, aged 83 years. Peace, perfect peace.
Borgue Kirkyard20In loving memory of Thomas Dalziel Rogerson, ‘The Bungalow’, Borgue, beloved husband of Margaret Raphael, who died 29th July 1971, aged 73 years. Also the above Margaret Raphael, who died 12th August 1985, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard21In loving memory of William Gray, farmer, Muncraig, died 6th October 1888, aged 63 years.
Borgue Kirkyard22In loving memory of Isabella Gregg, wife of James Smith, Standingstone, Borgue, who died on 13th October 1886, aged 56 years. The said James Smith, who died at Twynholm Mains, 15th August 1918, aged 85 years. Also Isabella Gregg, youngest daughter of the above, who died on 4th February 1933, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard23Sacred to the memory of Mary Clingan, the beloved daughter of John and Jane Clingan, who died at Ivy Cottage, 4th July 1895, aged 14? years. Also Sarah Henerattia Clingan, their daughter, who died at Ivy Cottage, 4th Sept 1900, aged 23 years. Also Jane Thomson, wife of the above John Clingan, who died at Ivy Cottage, 4th March 1911, aged 72 years. Also the above John Clingan, who died at Kirkcudbright, 7th March 1930, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard24In loving memory of Isabella Hope Barbour, beloved wife of John Currie, who died at Risk, Borgue, 2d October 1901, aged 71 years. Also James and Thomas, his sons, who died in infancy. Also the above John Currie, who died at Earlston, Borgue, 19th March 1919, advanced in years.
Borgue Kirkyard25Erected by Mary Logan, in memory of her husband, John Crosbie, who died at Borgue Village, 30th April 1883, aged 45 years. Also Margaret their daughter, who died at Borgue Village, 16th September 1885, aged 14 years. Also Ann McDowall, their daughter, and beloved wife of Walter Latimer, who died at Newcastle on Tyne, 1st March 1908, aged 32 years. Also Mary Jane their daughter, and beloved wife of Matthew Irving, Silloth, who died 25th July 1910, aged 37 years. Also Mary Logan, wife of the above John Crosbie, who died at Dumfries, 22nd March 1925, aged 80 years, and wife of James Dalziel, Borgue, by second marriage.
Borgue Kirkyard26In memory of David MacMyn, Carleton, who died 26th March 1890, aged 68 years. Also of his children, namely, Jeanie I, died 19th Feb 1890, aged 23 years, Annie G, died 15th Dec 1879, aged 9 years, Bessie A G, died 1st Feb 1883, aged 3 years. Also of Annie Graham, wife of the above David MacMyn, died 1st May 1907, aged 67 years. Thomas, died in British Columbia, 29th June 1892, aged 31 years. Edward, died in British Columbia, 4th January 1912, aged 34 years.
Borgue Kirkyard27Erected by Jane Hannay, in memory of her husband, John Hannay, born at Boreland Home, Kirkcowan, 16th Dec 1807, died at Borgue Mill, 21st Oct 1881. Hugh Gordon, brother in law of the above John Hannay, born at Barstibly, 17th June 1803, died at Borgue Mill, 24th March 1884. Also Jane Gordon, relict of the above John Hannay, born at Standingstone, Borgue, 29th July 1807, died at Borgue Mill, 3rd April 1888. “Until the day breaks and the shadows flee away”. Cant. 11, 17.
Borgue Kirkyard28In loving memory of Walter McClymont, third son of James McClymont, Borgue House, who died 4th January 1878, in the 15th year of his age. Also the above James McClymont, who died 8th May 1880, aged 57 years. And of Jean, second daughter, born 22 May 1865, died 5 February 1909. Also Margaret Symington, wife of the above James McClymont, who died 11th June 1916, aged 81 years. Also Alexander Jameson, fifth son, who died 30th August 1921, at Klerksdorp, Transvaal, aged 46 years. Also James, second son, who died 1st Dec 1926, at Colorado Springs, U.S.A. aged 64 years. Also John Inglis, eldest son, who died in Colorado, U.S.A. 22nd Dec 1934 aged 76 years. Also Agnes Marion, fifth daughter who died in Cheltenham, 5th July 1946 aged 73 years. “Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord”.
Borgue Kirkyard29(Linked to 28) Others also remembered here by those who loved them are Lilias Symington McLeod, first daughter, died at Barnet, Herts, 27.7.1953, aged 93. Robert, fourth son, died at Cape Town, S. Africa, 23.12.1956, aged 85. Jessie, forth daughter, died at Cheltenham, 20.5.1959, aged 87. Margaret Bliss, third daughter, died at Fairford, Glos. 3.3.1962, aged 84.
Borgue Kirkyard30ghter, died 4th November 1922, aged 67. Elizabeth Jane Sturges, wife of William Lewis Comrie, 1864 — 1942.
Borgue Kirkyard31Erected in memory of Janet McGinnies, wife of William Young, who died at Borgue Village, August 17th 1896, aged 39 years. Also Grace McCoskery, his wife, who died at Meikle Sypland, May 15th 1900, aged 32 years, interred in Kelton Churchyard. Also his son, Pte. Joseph B Young, 1st Scots Guards, killed in action in France, 30th March 1916, aged 20 years. Also the above William Young, who died at Penbridge Cottage, Dundrennan, 18th Feb 1938, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard32In loving remembrance of Marion Alexander McKie, wife of Alexander Payne, who died at Borgue Village, 28th May 1879, aged 37 years. Also the above Alexander Payne, who died at Church Bank, Borgue Village, 4th December 1926, in his 81st year. Also John William Payne who died at Royal Infirmary, Dumfries, 14th Dec 1954, aged 83 years. Margaret Jane Payne, their daughter, died 18th March 1966, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard33In loving memory of Elizabeth Jane Nimmo, eldest daughter of Robert and Agnes Nimmo, who died at Boreland of Borgue, 12th April 1892, aged 19 years. Also of Robert Nimmo their son, who died in South Africa, 28th June 1899, aged 24 years. Also the above Robert Nimmo, who died at Boreland of Borgue, 31st May 1915, aged 70 years. Also Agnes Hyslop, wife of the said Robert Nimmo, who died at 55 Academy St., Castle Douglas, on 4th November 1937, aged 87 years. At rest. Also their son David, died 12th Feb’y 1956, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard34Erected by James and Agnes Maltman in loving memory of their children viz: Jane Maltman their daughter, who died at Mount Clair, U.S.A. 18th October 1891, aged 19 years. Henry Maltman their son, who died at Margrie, 3rd Nov 1893, aged 18 years. Sarah Mina Maltman, their daughter, who died at Margrie, 16th Dec 1893, aged 2 years. Agnes Maltman their daughter, who died at Margrie, 6th Nov 1894, aged 15 years. Janet Maltman, their daughter, who died at Rainton, 10th June 1896, aged 15 years. Alexander Maltman, their son, who died at Castle Cottage, Anwoth, 19th July 1897, aged 19 years and 11 months. Maggie Ann Maltman, their daughter, who died at Glen, Kirkmabreck 14th Nov 1897, aged 15 years. Also the above James Maltman, who died at Quithwoolen, Locerbie, 8th May 1912, aged 62 years. John Maltman, died of wounds in France, 16th July 1916, aged 31 years. Agnes Monaghan, died at High Barlae, Gatehouse, 16th April 1922, aged 75 years. Also Mary their daughter, who died 16th March 1932, aged 45 years.
Borgue Kirkyard35In memory of Alexander Payne, who died at Pringleton, 29th June 1899, in his 80th year. Also his wife Jane Mein Stewart, who died at Pringleton, 13th January 1899, in her 81st year.
Borgue Kirkyard36In loving memory of Thomas Laurie, farmer, Rattra, who departed this life, Dec’r 8th 1895, aged 46 years. Also Samuel William, his son, who died at Bagbie, Kirkmabreck, 26th Nov’r 1885, aged 8 months. Also Elizabeth McKean, his wife, who died at Ibrox, Glasgow, on 4th July 1921, aged 72 years. Erected by his affectionate wife Elizabeth McKean.
Borgue Kirkyard37In loving memory of Henrietta McLellan, wife of Thomas Colvin, who died at Borgue Village, 15th Oct 1891, aged 65 years. The above Thomas Colvin, who died at Borgue Village, 20th July 1893, aged 78 years. Also Samuel their son, who died in infancy. Also Isabella, daughter of the above Thomas Colvin, who died at Borgue Village, 30th March 1928, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard38In kind remembrance of Elizabeth Moffat, wife of John Jardine, who died at Muckel Isle Cottage, Borgue 7th June 1886, aged 89 years. Also the above John Jardine, who died at the same place, 5th Nov 1893, aged 93 years. Also of Mary Jardine, daughter of the above, who died at Borgue Village, 26th Feb 1926, aged 93 years. "Thy will be done".
Borgue Kirkyard39Sacred to the memory of John Clingan, who died at Borgue Village, 5th May 1880, aged 68 years. Also Sarah Byron, wife of the above John Clingan, who died at Borgue Village, 3rd January 1891, in her 79th year. Also Henrietta, youngest daughter of the above, died at Rock Cottage, Borgue, 8th November 1945, aged 95 years.
Borgue Kirkyard40In affectionate remembrance of William, son of Thomas McLachlan, who died in Borgue, 26th Nov 1878, aged 14½ years. Also Thomas & Robert, who died in infancy. Also Andrew Pringle, his son, who died in Borgue, 20th Feb 1881, aged 6 weeks. Also Mary Jane, his daughter, who died at Borgue Village, 12th February 1895, aged 26 years. Also William, his son, who died at Borgue Village, 7th November 1899, aged 18 years. Also Thomas McLachlan, who died at Borgue Village, 18th September 1921, aged 86 years, for 54 years gamekeeper and tenant on Borgue Estate. Also Margaret Johnston, his widow, who died at Borgue Village, 9th April 1924, aged 86 years. Also his daughter Margaret, who died at Borgue Village, 7th August 1930, aged 57 years. John, died at Rivers Inlet, British Columbia, 8th November 1931, aged 65 years. ‘Those who sleep in Jesus will God bring with him at the day of his coming.’
Borgue Kirkyard41Erected by John Kerr, in memory of his son John, who died at Borness, Borgue, 4th July 1898, aged 3 years and 3 weeks. Also William his son, who died at Barrack Pore, India, 9th Nov 1908, aged 22 years. Also the above John Kerr, who died at Blackbriggs, on the 13th March 1938, aged 74 years. Also Jane Glencross, his wife, who died at Borgue, 4th Nov 1938, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard42In memory of Matthew Gilmour, who died at Tongueland Village, 4th July 1860, aged 66 years. And Mary McAllister, his wife, who died at Gatehouse, 18th Feb. 1886, aged 86 years. Also of their children Matthew, died in infancy, Mary Ann, who died at Gatehouse, 21st Dec 1879, aged 56 years, Thomas, who died at Edinburgh, 4th Feb 1899, aged 51 years, John, who died at Gatehouse, 2nd Feb 1900, aged 73 years, James, who died at Gatehouse, 4th May 1905, aged 69 years, Grace Gilmour, died 20th Jan 1914, aged 76 years. Erected by John Gilmour.
Borgue Kirkyard43o died at Earlston Lodge, 11th Feb 1900, aged 73 years. “I was so long with pain oppressed it wore my strength away, and made me long for endless rest which never can decay”.
Borgue Kirkyard44Sacred to the loving memory of Annie Murray, daughter of George and Isabella Johnstone, who died at Cairniehill, Borgue, 1st August 1896, aged 21 years. Also of Andrew George, their son, who died in infancy. Also the above George Johnstone, who died at Mountain Top, 1st July 1918. Also Isabella Black, wife of the said George Johnstone, who died at Ferngrove, Crossmichael, 9th Jan 1930, in her 85th year.
Borgue Kirkyard45Erected by Agnes Mowatt, in memory of her father, John Mowatt, who died at Tarbert, Argyleshire, 30th Nov 1871, aged 37 years.
Borgue Kirkyard46Erected by James Johnstone, in memory of Helen Colvin, his wife, who died at Graplin, 5th Sept’r 1894, aged 33 years. Also James Henry, his son, who died at Winnipeg General Hospital, Canada, 21st Sept’r 1910, aged 26 years. Now let our sorrows cease to flow, God has recalled his own, and let our hearts in every woe, still say “thy will be done”. Also Thomas, his son, who died at Whitlash, Montana, U.S.A. 21st Dec 1914, aged 33 years. Also the above James Johnstone, who died at Ardrossan, 5th May 1939, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard47Erected in memory of James Stevenson, who died at Carleton Croft, 23 March 1876, aged 58 years. Also Elizabeth Hamilton, wife of the above, who died at Carleton Croft, 28th December 1898, aged 83 years. Also Jane Stevenson, their daughter, who died (piece missing, possibly Castle Dougl)as, 24th September 1909, aged 60 years.
Borgue Kirkyard48Sacred to the memory of Thomas, son of James Smith, who died at Mill of Plunton, on the 24th day of June 1836, aged 8 years. Jane his daughter, who died at same place, on the 9th day of August 1841, aged 20 years. Also the above James Smith, who died 13th April 1859 aged 79 years. Also Agness Porter, his wife, who died on the 1st of August 1863, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard49To the memory of Marg’t Porter, spouse of Sam’l Caven, Moss-side, who died 29 March 1808, aged 46 years. And Sam’l Caven, who died at Kirkcudb’t 15th May 1844, aged 84 years. And of their daughter Mary Cavan, who died at Kirkcudbright, on 4th Nov’r 1873, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard50Erected by William McCaa, in memory of his son, Anthony, born in Barr Village, 15th March 1848, died at High Chapelton, Borgue, 14th August 1875. The above William McCaa, died at High Chapelton, Borgue, 3rd Dec 1887, aged 69 years. Marion McMurray, his wife, who died at Muncraig, 16th July 1916, aged 93 years.
Borgue Kirkyard51Sacred to the memory of John McSherry, who died at Standingstone, Borgue, 11th Jan 1874, aged 30 years.
Borgue Kirkyard52In memory of Barbara Porter, spouse of Robert Glendinning, of Castlehill, in the parish of Rerrick, who died on the 7th of Sept 1803, aged 30 years. Also the above Robert Glendinning, who died on the 22nd of June 1813, aged 52 years.
Borgue Kirkyard53Erected by Samuel Haining, Aliceford, in memory of his daughter Margaret, who died 8th Dec’r 1839, aged 31 years. Also Elizabeth McGeoch, his wife, who died 2d May 1858, aged 81 years. The above Samuel Hainning, who died on the 27th April 1867, aged 93 years. Also Jane, died 25th March 1869, aged 65 years. Janet, died 3rd October 1882, aged 78 years. Catherine, died 20th April 1883, aged 67 years. Daughters of the erector. Also Mary, his daughter, who died 3rd Jan’y 1887, in the 80th year of her age. Also Elizabeth, his daughter, who died 3rd April 1888, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard54Erected by Andrew Gillespie, in memory of his daughter Robina, who died 18th March 1826, aged 9 years. Also his son Andrew, who died at Kennedy Cottage, 19th Feb’y 1855, aged 23 years. And three of his children who died in infancy. The above Andrew Gillespie, who died 22 Feb 1872, aged 87 years. Also Elizabeth Skellie, his wife, who died 16th May 1872, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard55In memory of Helen Herries, who died at Cairniehill, 18th Oct’r 1836, aged 6 years. Agnes McTaggart, died at Cairniehill, on the 28th day of December 1841, aged 33 years.
Borgue Kirkyard56In memory of Adam G Clarke, gardner, Earlston who died 12th March 1862, aged 68 years. Also his daughter, Margaret Clarke, who died 11th June 1845, aged 19 years. Also his son, Alexander Clarke, who died 6th April 1847, aged 18 years. Also his spouse, Mary McLeod, who died 18th Oct’r 1863, aged 66 years. Also his daughter, Mary Clarke, who died 7th April 1868, aged 36 years.
Borgue Kirkyard57Erected by John McCloud, in memory of his father William McCloud, who died 25th May 1830, aged 63 years.
Borgue Kirkyard58Erected to the memory of Thomas Haining, Holecroft, who died 4 August 1855, aged 83 years. Also his daughter, Anie Haining, who died in infancy. Also his son David Haining, who died at Wisconson, U.S.America, 17 October 1847, aged 36 years. Also of Gordon Glover, relict of the above Thomas Haining who died at Holecroft, 13 January 1865, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard59In memory of John Hainning, late in Mickleisle, who died 1st Jan’y 1813, aged 73 years. Also Margaret, his daughter, who died in infancy. Also Janet Gordon, his spouse, who died 20th March 1822, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard60Erected by Alex Porter, late in Markyeards, to the memory of Jannet Jolly, his spouse, who died 22nd Feb’y 1797, aged 54 years. Also the above Alexander Porter, died the 26th May 1820, aged 91 years. Isobel Rae, spouse to John Porter, who died the 13th of July 1837, aged 58 years.
Borgue Kirkyard61Erected in memory of James Martin, in Boreland of Girthon, who died 2d August 1806, aged 72 years. Also five sons and two daughters, children of the above. Also Isabella Sproat, his spouse, who died 21st Dec’r 1826, aged 93 years. Likewise of Thomas Martin, their son, who died at said place, 24th of May 1830, aged 57 years. Nicholas Brown, spouse to the said Thomas Martin, born 13th May 1776, and died at Gatehouse, 26th July 1854. Isabella, their daughter, wife of Alex’r Brown, who died at Madison, Indianna, 3d Sep’r 1858, aged 51 years. Samuel, their son, died at Lawrenceburgh, Indianna, 12th May 1867, aged 54 years. Nicholas, their daughter, died at gatehouse, 22nd May 1869, aged 57 years. James Martin, died in Hangingrock, 29th April 1874, aged 72 years. Mary Martin, died in Gatehouse, 30th Sept 1878, aged 60 years.
Borgue Kirkyard62Erected by James McClune, in memory of Margaret Porter, his spouse, who died at Gatehouse, the 3d May 1801, aged 36 years. Also Jannet McClune, their daughter, who died the 22nd Sept 1801, aged 7 months. And David McClune, son to the above, who died 12th July 1808, aged 18 years. Likewise to the memory of their son Samuel McClune, captain of the ship ‘Old Friends of London’, who died there 18th April 1814, aged 27 years.
Borgue Kirkyard63Erected by Agnes McCubbin, in loving memory of John McCubbin, her father, who died at Cairniehill, Borgue, May 7th 1884, aged 47 years. Also Margaret Bray, her mother, who died at Banks, Kirkcudbright, Oct 23rd 1904, aged 71 years.
Borgue Kirkyard64Sacred to the memory of James McTaggart, who died at Borgue Kirk, 17th Sept’r 1807, aged 59 years. William McTaggart, his son, who died 1st Aug 1808, aged 18 years. Nicholas McTaggart, his daughter, who died 3d Aug 1809, aged 26 years. Samuel McTaggart, his son, who died in Demarara, 6th Nov’r 1822, aged 28 years. Mary McTaggart, his daughter, who died at Newton Stewart, 10th Dec’r 1826, aged 38 years. Jane Porter, spouse to the above James McTaggart, who died 7th Nov’r 1828, aged 70 years. Erected by the surviving family.
Borgue Kirkyard65(Stone fallen face down and cannot be read. Transcript taken from the MSC survey for information).
In memory of John Porter, farmer in Boreland of Girthon, who died 11th of Jan 1855, in his 77th year. Also of Grace Gordon, his wife, who died at High Barness, in the parish of Kirkinner, Wigtownshire, 31st of March 1866, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard66Erected to the memory of John Porter, late in Mark, who died May 30 1790, aged 71 years. Also Grizal Rainy, his spouse, who died Feb’y 19th 1790, aged 50 years. Thomas Porter, their son, late of Plunton, who died 10th May 1848, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard67Erected by James Rilley, in memory of Bernard, his father, who died at Roberton, Sept 28th 1873, aged 44 years. Isabella, his sister, who died at Kirkandrews, Jan 9th 1863, aged 2 years. Also Alexander, his son, who died at Kinganton, 1st May 1888, aged 20 years. Also the above James Rilley, who died at Sydney, N.S.W., 6th April 1896, aged 42 years.
Borgue Kirkyard68Erected by Peter Murray, in memory of Thomas, his son, who died at Dumfries, 2d Dec 1871, aged 22 years, and is buried at Carlisle. William, his son, who died at Glasgow, 2d Feb 1880, aged 22 years, and is buried here. Also the above Peter Murray, who died 4th March 1900 and Mrs Murray, his wife, who died 27th March 1900.
Borgue Kirkyard69Sacred to the memory of Margaret Emily Davies, wife of James Dalziel, who died at Borgue Village, 12th Nov 1874, aged 31 years. Also the above James Dalziel, who died at Greenbrae, Dumfries, 29th October 1904, aged 66 years. Also in memory of their son, Lord James Henry Dalziel, P.C., of Kirkcaldy, who died 15th July 1935, aged 67 years. Also Helen C Blain, his mother, died 17th June 1878, aged 65 years. Also James Dalziel, his father, who died 8th Sept 1895, in his 85th years.
Borgue Kirkyard70In memory of Jannet Riddick, spouse of Patrick Brown, of Barharrow. This stone is raised over hir grave by hir sons Samuel and Alexander Browns, of Kingston in Jamaica. Obijt 27th Maij A.D. 1768. Aetatis 40.
Borgue Kirkyard71Sacred to the memory of Thomas Sproat, late in Campbelton, who died in Kirkcudbright, on the 13th day of July 1813, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard72In memory of Mary Milligan, who died at Borgue Village, IXth Dec MDCCCLIX, aged LXXXVII years. And of Thomas Couper, who died at same place, 4th July 1871, aged 71.
Borgue Kirkyard73Erected by John McGaw, in memory of his children, viz: John, who died 26th May 1855 aged 5 years. John William, who died 8th Oct 1859, aged 9 weeks. Robert, who died 4th June 1867, aged 21 years. Agnes, who died 7th Dec 1871, aged 7 years. Isabella, who died 16th Dec 1872, aged 24 years. Also his mother-in-law, Isabella Donaldson, who died 15th June 1875, aged 85 years. Also George William, his son, who died 4th July 1882, aged 29 years. Also Mary Broadfoot, his wife, who died 11th Nov 1882, aged 61 years. The said John McGaw, who died 17th March 1896, aged 76 years. Also his daughter Margaret Hamilton, who died at Borgue Village, 1st August 1911, aged 56 years. Rest in peace.
Borgue Kirkyard74(Front) In memory of Anne McCrie, spouse of Robert Glover, farmer in Kirkcleugh, who died the 10th of October 1785, aged 38 years. Also Mary Glover, their daughter, who died the 23th of October 1785, aged 13 years. Also Hugh Glover, who died the 12th of December 1785, aged 4 weeks. Also David Glover, their son, who died the 4th of March 1809, aged 28 years.
(Rear) In memory of Robert Glover, late farmer in Kirkcleugh, who died 13th June 1817, aged 97 years. Also Hellen Glover, his daughter, who died 25th July 1815, aged 45 years.
Borgue Kirkyard75In memory of John Beattie, shoemaker, who died at Borgue Village, 8th Feb’y 1931, aged 74. Also his wife Elizabeth Hornal, who died at Borgue Village, 3rd Aug. 1934, aged 76. Also their daughter, Catherine Janet (Kate) who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 23rd Oct. 1929, aged 33. Also their son Alexander H Beattie, Banks Dairy, who died at Cottage Hosp’l, Kirkcudbright, 10th August 1950, aged 45 years.
Borgue Kirkyard76(Top) The burying ground of William Brown, 1821.
(Front) Who died 26th April 1819, aged 35. Also William Brown, his son, who died on the 14th March 1836, aged 17 years.
Borgue Kirkyard77In loving memory of John Hope, who died at Cairnie Hill, 19th Feb‘y 1917, aged 49 years. Also John his son, died 27 Dec 1895, aged 3 years. George his brother, died 9 July 1902, aged 32 years. Mary Agnes his daughter, died 13th Sept. 1915, aged 15 years & 4 months. (Thomas) his son, died 25th Jan’y 1919 (piece missing) died 24th Oct. (missing). Also Grace. who died at Little Knox, Buittle. on 5th May 1927. in her 16th year. Also Catherine. daughter of the above. who died on 8th January 1938. aged 41 years. Also Agnes Airlie. his wife. who died at Greenlane, Gelston. 24th Dec’r 1942. aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard78In loving memory of Thomas Hope, who died at Cairniehill, 25th Jan’y 1919, aged 13 years. For in such is the Kingdom of Heaven. Erected by his teachers and fellow pupils in Borgue Academy.
Borgue Kirkyard79Sacred to the memory of John McCulloch, who died in Pennymuir, Borgue, the 6th April 1829, aged 48 years. Also four of his children, Elizabeth, William, Thomas & William who died in infancy. Also his daughter Mary, aged 14 years, who was lost in the sloop Jesse on her way to Liverpool 27th Nov’r 1833. “Dry up your tears, and do not weep, my troubles ended in the deep, and I have reached the happy shore, where crule billows swell no more." Also Heneratta Rae, wife of John McCulloch, who departed this life, 11th January 1865, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard80Sacred to the memory of James Dalziell, late in Waulk-mill of Endrick, who died the 26 day of May 1799, aged 62 years. Also Agnes McVitty, his spouse, who departed this life 11th December 1810, aged 64 years. And John Dalziell, their son, who died January 1st 1816, aged 45 years. Also James Dalziell, who died the 20th April 1840, aged 60 years.
Borgue Kirkyard81Sacred to the memory of James Hanning, late baker in Gatehouse of Fleet, who departed this life upon the 24th day of October 1818 in the 43d year of his age. Erected by Isabella Hanning, his widow.
Borgue Kirkyard82(Front) To the memory of Thomas Gordon, who died in Nunton in the year 1736. Jane Houston, his spouse, who died in the year 1739. James Gordon, his son, died in Culraven, 12th of August 1791, aged 83 years. Grace McEwan, his spouse, died the 3rd of February 1775. Thomas Gordon, son of the abovementioned James Gordon and Grace McEwan, died in Culraven, 24th Sept. 1813, aged 67 years. Samuel, son of the said Thomas Gordon and Janet Brown, died 17th August 1781, aged 6. James, their son, died 24th August 1781, aged one year. Janet Brown, his spouse, died in Culraven on the 19th of May 1827, aged 78 years. Samuel, their son, who died on the 31st of July 1843, aged 61 years.
(Rear) James Henry Gordon, son of the Rev. James Gordon and Isabella Henry, died at the Manse of Borgue, 15th April 1821, aged 21 months.
Borgue Kirkyard83Erected to the memory of Thomas Gordon, late in Plunton Mill, who died 7th April 1809, aged 57 years. Janet Gordon, his daughter, who died at Creetown, 11th April 1835, aged 45 years. Hugh Gordon, his son, who died at Kingston, Jamaica, 18th Aug’t 1839, aged 45 years. Agnes Porter, his spouse, who died in Creetown, 20th April 1842, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard84Sacred to the memory of Janet Porter, spouse of John Gordon in Barncrosh, who died on the 27th of May 1819, in the 66th year of her age. John Gordon, their son, who died on the 5th of March 1824, aged 29 years. Also the above John Gordon, who died in Blackcraig, on the 2d of Sep 1824, aged 68 years. Janet Gordon, their daughter, who died at Blackcraig, on the 9th June 1853, aged 58 years. In memory of John Gordon, son of Hugh Gordon, who died at Port au Prince, 25th May 1840, aged 22 years. Also James Gordon, son of the above, who died at Ballarat, Australia, 17th May 1854, aged 31 years. Also David Gordon, son of dit?, who died at Yardy Yalloch, Victoria, 23rd June 1859, aged 35 years. Also Jessie Gordon, daughter of dit?, who died at Tongue Croft, Borgue, 31st Oct 1860, aged 39 years. Also of the above Hugh Gordon, who died at Knockmuch, 14th Dec 1866, aged 84 years. (Leg) The above James Gordon died at Ballarat, Australia, 17th May 1854, aged 31 years.
Borgue Kirkyard85Erected by James Hogg, in memory of Janet Thomson, his mother, who died at Ingleston, Borgue, 9th March 1874, aged 65 years. Also Robina Geddes, his wife, who died at Rainton, Girthon, 7th July 1887, aged 49 years. Also Janet, his daughter, wife of George Veitch, who died 13th August 1899, aged 35 years, interred in Melville Cemetery, N.Y.S. America. Also the above James Hogg, who died at Castlehill, Rerrick, 15th August 1904, aged 64 years. Also Grace Hogg, his daughter, who died at Cottage Hospital, Castle Douglas, 17th June 1944, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard86Sacred to the memory of William Sproat in Nuntown, who died March 12th 1770, aged 75 years. Also of Mary McMorrin, his spouse, who died Feb’y 19th 1770, aged 61. Likewise Sarah Sproat, their daughter, died Feb’y 2nd 1758, aged 21 years. And Robert Sproat, their son, died Nov’br 5th 1775, aged 43 years. And also here lies the corpse of Edward Sproat, their son, who died. Feb’ry 7th 1794, aged 60 years. Jannet Sproat, their daughter, died 9th Oct 1798, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard87Erected by William Johnston, in memory of Margaret McClellan, his wife, who died at Borgue Mill, 17th July 1889, aged 69 years. The above William Johnston, who died at Bridge of Dee, 24th June 1897, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard88Erected by James Railey, in memory of his father Robert Railey, who died at Borness on the 6th Nov’r 1876, aged 53 years. Also his mother Janet Moreland, who died at Senwick, 13th March 1886, aged 64 years. Also his brother Maxwell, who died there 1849, aged 11 months. Also his sister Jessie, who died there 1856, aged 3 years. Also his brother Hugh, who died there on the 21st March 1877, aged 16 years. Also his sister Thomson, who died at Couper Croft, 30th May 1881, aged 23 years. Also his brother Samuel, who died at New Brighton, 9th February 1889, aged 22 years. Also the above James Rilley, who died at Woodlands, Torthorwald, 3rd Sept’r 1895, aged 47 years. Also Isabella Scott, widow of above James Rilley, who died at Nether Gribton, Dumfries, 15th June 1921, aged 72 years. Also Robert, eldest son of the said James Rilley, who died at Waterloo, Liverpool, on the 5th December 1926.
Borgue Kirkyard89Erected by James Sproat, in memory of his son Jonathon, who died at Pennymoor, Oct 8th 1842, aged 3 months. Also his son William, who died at Pennymoor, on 20th September 1844, aged 17 years. Also his wife Isabella Hay, who died at Kirkcudbright, 23d Aug’t 1852, aged 51 years. Also the above James Sproat, who died at Castle Douglas, on the 7th February 1864, aged 65 years. Much respected.
Borgue Kirkyard90Erected in memory of James McMinn, who died at Tongue Croft, 23rd April 1858, aged 75 years. Also two of his children Eliza, died 1829, James died 1834. Also Elizabeth Paple, his wife, who died at Tongue Croft, 8th April 1886, in her 88th year. Also Margaret McMinn, who died at Bishopton, 8th July 1894, aged 70.
Borgue Kirkyard91Erected by Maxwell Palmer, in memory of his son John, who died in infancy, at Kirkandrews, 28th May 1879. Also Thomas Palmer, his father, who died at Kirkandrews, 23rd Nov 1884, aged 76 years. Also Lydia Carson, his spouse, who died at Kirkandrews, 30th Nov 1884, aged 75 years. James his son, died at Blackloch, 10th May 1891, aged 5 years & 4 months.
Borgue Kirkyard92Erected by John Hughan, in memory of his son William, who died at Couper Croft, Nov 5th 1839, aged 23 years. Also Elizabeth Heron, his spouse, who died 8th Jan 1855, aged 65 years. John Hughan, who died at Burnfoot, 17th Oct 1867, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard93Erected by James Hughan, in affectionate remembrance of Sarah Wilkinson, his beloved wife, who died at Senwick Park, 31st July 1884, aged 69 years. Also their two daughters, Agnes and Margaret, who died in infancy. The said James Hughan, died at Senwick Park, 4th June 1897, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard94In loving memory of John Brydson, who died at Tonguecroft, 22nd June 1879, aged 53 years. Also Catherine Brydson, his wif,e who died at Aucheninnes Cottage, Dalbeattie, 9th Sept 1909, aged 84 years. Peace be still. Also Corpl Robert Brydson, 2nd Gordons, killed in action in France, 4th November 1914, aged 28 years. Elizabeth Brydson, their daughter, who died at Dalbeattie, 28th Feb 1926, aged 77 years.
Borgue Kirkyard95Erected by John Shennan, in memory of his daughter Mary Hellen, who died at Blackcraig, 14th March 1860, aged 1 year & 9 months. Also his son Basil, died at same place, 20th March 1860, aged 11 years. Also Mary McKean, his spouse, who died at Balannan, Tongland, 17th March 1868, aged 47 years. The said John Shennan, died at Barnolas, 11th October 1896, aged 74 years. Also Jane Burnie, second wife of the above, who died at Stirling, 8th Feb’y 1900.
Borgue Kirkyard96In loving memory of Robert Davidson, who died at Nether Hazelfield, Nov 22 1905, aged 75 years. Janet Hannay, his wife, who died at Gled Park, April 12 1880, aged 50 years. Charles their son, who died at Dumfries, June 18 1894, in his 29th year, interred in St Michaels Cemetery. Jessie their daughter, who died at Muncraig of fever, aged 3? years. Sarah their daughter, wife of the late Alfred Crichton, who died at Gatehouse, 9th Oct 1941, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard97Sacred to the memory of Jean Gordon, born 2nd July 1799, died at Barstibly, 14th Feb 1805. William Gordon, born 24th Nov 1793, died at Standingstone, 15th March 1831. Grace Gordon, born 12th Aug 1797, died at Carlisle Cottage, 28th March 1833 and is interred in the vault of the Scotch Church, Lambeth, London. Janet Gordon, born 6st July 1812, died at Hazelfield, 12th June 1834,. John Gordon, born 31st May 1805, died at Hazelfield, 17th Oct 1834. Alexander Gordon, born 26st July 1801, died at Hazelfield, 24th Nov 1836. William Gordon, father of the above, born 26th Aug 1761, died at Balmangan Mill, Rerwick, 3rd March 1838. Jane Sproat, spouse of William Gordon, born 19th Aug 1768, died at Kirkcudbright, 23rd Apr 1847.
Borgue Kirkyard98Sacred to the memory of Samuel Gordon, late in Mill of Borgue, who died XIth Nov MDCCCXXXI, aged LXXVII years. Thomas his son, who died at Sudbury in Suffolk, the XXIId July MDCCCXXIX, aged XXXII years. Jane his daughter, who died at Liverpool, XV June MDCCCXLIX, aged L years. James his son, who died at Liverpool, XIX June MDCCCXLIX, aged LV years. Jane McConchie, his spouse, who died at Kirkandrews, Vth February MDCCCLIX, aged LXXXIX years. Margaret Brown, spouse of Hugh Gordon, died XIXth April MDCCCLXVI, aged LXX years. The above Hugh Gordon, died at Trostrie, IV June MDCCCLXXV, aged LXXXIII.
Borgue Kirkyard99Sacred to the memory of John Gordon, farmer in Culraven, who was born 26th April 1776, and died 1st January 1833. Mary Houston, his widow, died at Sypland, 18th Sept’r 1869, aged 83 years. Also Margaret Gordon, daughter of Thomas Gordon, their son, died at Culraven, 19th April 1851, aged 8 years. Penelope Jannet, died 26th June 1846, aged 3 months. Also a boy and a girl who died on the day of their birth, the boy Nov’r 1839, the girl Nov’r 1840. Also the above Thomas Gordon, who died at Culraven, 21st Oct’r 1872, aged 63 years. And of Mary Corrie, his widow, who died at same place, 3rd July 1876, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard100Here lies the corpse of Hugh Gordon, late in Auchenha, who died March 29 1782, aged 74 years. Also Grizel Bryce, his spouse, who died Jan’ry 12 1774, aged 55 years.
Borgue Kirkyard101In loving memory of Mary Lidderdale, wife of Robt Conchar, who died at Dromore, Borgue, 18th Jan 1898 aged 45 years. Also the above Robert Conchar, died 19th Jan’ry 1919, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard102In memory of William Clinton, who died in Nock Muck, 6th May 1815, aged 55 years. Also his daughter Janet Clinton, who died 16th Sept 1807, aged 19 years. And four of his children who all died in infancy. Also of Ann Richardson, his relict, who died at Gatehouse of Fleet, on the 6th of July 1845, aged 93 years.
Borgue Kirkyard103In hopes of a blessed resurrection, here rest the remains of Harrison, the son of Harrison and Dinah Bell of Maryport, who was wrecked and drowned near this place with four more of the brig Favourite’s crew on the 2nd of February 1807. This stone is erected by filial tenderness for a beloved son. From Borea’s blasts and Neptune’s waves, I come to harbour underneath this silent tomb, where Aeclus does not presume to blow, nor angry Neptune dash me to and fro, sweetly becalmed to hope’s blest anchor, moor’d till that great day, the coming of the Lord. The above Harrison Bell was aged 18 years and 2 months.
Borgue Kirkyard104In loving memory of James Cook, who died at Auchenhay, on 3rd June 1902, aged 22 years. Also David Murray Cook, his father, who died at Howwell, 15th May 1922, aged 63 years. Also Grace Gourlay Martin, wife of the above, who died 29th Sept 1926, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard105Erected by David Broadfoot, in memory of David, his son, who died 9th March 1900, aged 24 years. The above David Broadfoot, who died at Gatehouse, 20th July 1916, aged 91 years. Margaret Sproat Haswell, his wife, who died 9th July 1917, aged 74 years. Mary Broadfoot, his daughter, who died on 17th June 1945, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard106Erected by John Clinton, in memory of three of his children, all died in infancy. John his son, died 19th May 1837, aged 22 years. John Clinton, sen’r, died 9th Sept 1844, aged 64 years. William, his son, died at Glasgow, 17th Nov 1844, aged 27 years. Also Adam, his son, Capt of the Josephine, lost on his way for the Windward Islands, 7th June 1851, aged 29 years.
Borgue Kirkyard107This stone was erected by John Rome’s family, in memory of their beloved father John Rome, who died 17th Nov 1862, aged 74 years. Also their sister Isabella Rome, who died 3d Jan 1843, aged 20 years.
Borgue Kirkyard108 aged 35 years. Also Alexander, his son, who died at Windsor Pen, St. Catherine, Jamaica on the 23rd February 1863, aged 46 years. Also Eleanor McWilliam, his beloved wife, who died at Cairniehill, 31st July 1864, aged 72 years.
(Rear) Also the said Alexander Coughtrie, who died at Kirkcudbright, 3rd Nov’r 1874, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard109In memory of Grizel Galloway, wife to Alexander Coughtrie, who died May 1789, aged 54 years. Also Alexander, their son, who died March 1791, aged 12 years. Also the above Alex’r Coughtrie, who departed this life, 3rd June 1801, aged 61 years. And of their son George, who died in infancy. Erected by Thomas Coughtrie, their son.
Borgue Kirkyard110Sacred to the memory of William Shannon, who died at Borgue Kirk, 22nd April 1824, aged 43 years. Also John, son of William Shannon and Marion Coughtrie, who died 13th April 1817, aged 5 years. Grace their daughter, who died 24th Sept 1822, aged 21 years. David their son, who died 3rd of August 1839, aged 23 years. Marion their daughter, who died 21st November 1839, aged 33 years. Also Marion Coughtrie, wife of William Shannon, who died 17th Jan 1854, aged 75 years. William their son, died 26th April 1855, aged 46 years.
Borgue Kirkyard111In loving memory of John McKeand, who died at Ellisford, Borgue, 3rd March 1896, aged 63 years. Also Mary Kirk, his widow, who died at Borgue Village, 12th July 1912, aged 76 years. Also Janet, granddaughter of the above, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 13th Oct 1962, aged 85 years.
Borgue Kirkyard112Erected by Thomas McCaa in Gatehouse, in memory of Elizabeth Inglis, his wife, who departed this life, 11th April 1808, aged 51 years. Of Jean his daughter, who died 15 May 1790, aged 1 year. Of Jean his daughter, who died 16th Dec 1793, aged 3 years. And William, his son, who died 1st August 1802, aged 8 years. Of Thomas his son, who died in Manchester, the 10th June 1830, aged 31 years. Also the erector Thomas McCaa, who died the 16th January 1834, aged 80 years. Also their son Robert, who died on the 2d Jan’y 1838, aged 46 years.
Borgue Kirkyard113(Front) Memento mori. John Stewart, son of Andrew Stewart, who died in Gatehouse, 16 March 1828, aged 28 years. Also the said Andrew Stewart, who died June 6th 1830, aged 71 years. William his son, who died August 9th 1830, aged 40 years. Margaret Inglis, spouse to the above Andrew Stewart, died 21st May 1850, aged 85 years. John Murray, grandson of the said Andrew Stewart, who is interred in St Mary Cemetery, Kirkdale, Liverpool, died 26 Feb 1854, aged 20 years. Also Jean Stewart, his daughter, who died at Gatehouse, 21st April 1873, aged 86 years.
(Rear) Here lyes Eliz. McGhie, spouse to Rob. Inglish in Little Carleton, who died Feb’y 9th 1761, aged 65 years. On the north side lies the said Robert Inglish, who died March 24th 1763, aged 70 years. Also the corpse of Anne Inglish, daughter to William Inglish, his son, she died the 7th of March 1780, aged 20 years. Also of William Inglish, late merch’t in Gatehouse, who died 5th April 1804, aged 81 years. And Jean Rain, his spouse, died 27th April 1807, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard114This stone is erected by William Inglish, in memory of John and Robert Inglish, his sons, John died March 20 1766, aged 17, and Robert died 10th Dec’r 1776, aged 26 years. Also of David Inglish ,who died 5th May 1786, aged 21 years.
Borgue Kirkyard115Under here lies Robert Inglish, whose death and age is on the headstone. Also of William Inglish, his grandson, who died 14th Dec. 1784, aged 29 years.
Borgue Kirkyard116Erected by John McGaw, in memory of Elizabeth Kinna, his wife who died at Chapelton Village, 3rd Dec 1874, aged 58 years. Also William, their youngest son, who died at Boghaw, Kirkpatrick, 18th April 1883, aged 26 years. Agnes Clarke, wife of the above, died at Castle Douglas, 8th July 1883, aged 28 years, The above John McGaw, died at Borgue Village, 5th Jan’y 1889, aged 73 years. Also Agnes, their third daughter, and wife of John Bunch, who died at Borgue Village, 18th May 1914, aged 64 years. Also the said John Bunch, who died at Larkhall, 16th Feb 1934, aged 79 years, and is interred at Larkhall.
Borgue Kirkyard117In memory of John Carson who died at Broughton Mains, Wigtownshire, Anno Domini 1780. Also of Jane Henry his spouse who died at Girthon Kirk, 1806. Also their children viz: Margaret, died at Craigcroft in Borgue, in 1796. Elizabeth, died Girthon Kirk, in 1814. And John, died at Senwick, in 1848.
Borgue Kirkyard118(Front) The remains of William Henry, who died at Lenox Plunton, Sept 26th 1760, aged 34 years, lies interred behind this stone. Erected in his memory by Isabel McNish his spouse, James & William Henrys, his children. And of the said Isabel McNish, spouse to be above William Henry, who died 22nd February 1802, aged 66 years.
(Rear) Here on the other side lyse the corpse of John Henry, who died March 1765, aged 87 years. Also of Margaret Houston, his spouse, who died Jan’y 1770, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard119(Front) Sacred to the memory of Mary Callie, spouse of William Henry in Muncraig, who died 9th May 1804, aged 33 years. Also of the said William Henry, who died at Cross-yard, 21st November 1844, aged 84 years. And of Mary Henry, their only child, who died 13th March 1858, aged 54 years.
(Rear) This gravestone is erected to the memory of James Henry, who died at Lenox Plunton, Jan’y 1758, aged 29 years, by Mary McMillan and John Henry, his spouse and son.
Borgue Kirkyard120Here rests the dust of John Henry, who died at Sproat's Plunton, Oct’r 19th 1760, aged 36 years, to whose memory Agnes McConchy, his spouse, Jean and Janet Henry, his children, erected this stone.
Borgue Kirkyard121Erected by Christina Cruickshank, in loving memory of her husband, William Henry, died at 9 Queen St., Castle Douglas, May 2nd 1915, in his 40th year.
Borgue Kirkyard122Erected by James Wilson, in memory of John his son, who died at Lochroy, 4th Dec 1881, aged 24 years. Also Robert his son, who died at Auchenhay Cottage, 27th March 1885, aged 18 years. Also William his son, died at Hastings, 24th Dec 1893, aged 38 years. Also Mary Coats, his wife, who died 28th Jan 1900, aged 69 years. Also the above James Wilson, who died at Risk Cottage, 29th May 1921, aged 91 years.
Borgue Kirkyard123Erected by Robert Carter, in memory of Margaret Cowan, his wife, who died at Barmagachan, 22nd Nov’r 1850, aged 48 years. Also his son James, who died at Bradford, 10th Jan’y 1850, aged 21 years. Also his son Robert, who died at Broadfield, Dec 2nd 1860, aged 20 years. Also the above Robert Carter, who died at Cairnshill, 14th April 1877, aged 69 years. Also his son James, who died at same place, 18th January 1880, aged 18 years. Also Mary Cowan, wife of the above Robert Carter, who died at Liverpool, 27th April 1886, aged 71 years.
Borgue Kirkyard124In memory of Robert MacMonnies, farmer, Muncraig, who died there on the 3rd day of May 1863, aged 41 years.
Borgue Kirkyard125Sacred to the memory of James Neilson, hewer, who died here Nov 10 1836, aged 32 years. Departed worth lyes here at rest, his soul is with the (missing). All who pursue the path he trod, will be prepared to meet their God.
Borgue Kirkyard126Erected by David McKean, blacksmith, Bridgend, in memory of his children, Jessie died 20th May 1868, aged 7 years, John, died 9th June 1868, aged 3 years, Margaret, died 11th Dec 1876, aged 13 years. David McKean, the erector, who died 8th July 1894, aged 71 years. Ellen Caven, his wife, who died 10th September 1904, aged 81 years. David, son of James Kean, who died 4th March 1905, aged 16 months. Also James Kean, who died at Bardristane Smithy, 8th February 1913, aged 57 years.
Borgue Kirkyard127Sacred to the memory of James Wilson who died at Ross Bay 27th of May 1862 aged 70 years. Also Margaret Sproat his wife who died at Palnackie 24th April 1878 aged 83 years. Also John, his son, of the 17th Lancers, who fell at the fatal charge of the Light Cavalry at Balaclava, 25th Oct. 1854, aged 29 years. Also their eldest daughter, Sarah Jane, who died at Palnackie on the 6th March 1879, aged 54 years. Also Margaret, fourth daughter of the above, who died in London, 11th November 1894, in her sixtieth year. Also Williamina, who departed this life at Haugh of Urr, 6th December 1903, aged 75 years. “Because I live, ye shall live also.”
Borgue Kirkyard128Sacred to the memory of Samuel McNish, late of the 72nd Highlanders, who died at Borgue Village, 20th April 1889, aged 66 years. Also Barbara Smith, his niece, who died at Borgue Village, 1st December 1890, aged 19 years. Also Agnes Hitchell, his wife, who died at Borgue Village, 11th January 1916, in her 80th year. Also Margaret Smith, her niece, who died at Borgue Village, 28th Dec 1932, aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard129Sacred to the memory of John Edgar, who died at Margarie, 8th April 1869, aged 37 years. Also Alexander, his son, who died at Carlisle, 13th Nov 1881,aged 26 years. Also Margaret Halliday, his beloved wife, who died at Carlisle, 4th Aug 1889, aged 55 years. Also Mary his daughter, who died 14th Aug 1897, aged 28 years, interred in Troon Cemetery. Also John Edgar, his grandson, son of James Edgar, who died at Balgreddan, 15th July 1889, aged 4 months.
Borgue Kirkyard130Erected by James Edgar, in memory of James, his eldest son, who died at Drumore, Borgue, 29th of Nov 1862, aged 7 years. John, his third son, who died at Drumore, 25th Jan 1863, aged 2 years & 7 months. Robert, his sixth son, who died at Chapelton Village, 15th February 1887, in his 15th year. The said James Edgar, who died at Graplin, Borgue, 21st December 1890, aged 64 years. Charlotte Dickson Edgar, his daughter, who died at Portsea, 12th December 1899, aged 24 years, interred at Kingston Cemetery, Portsmouth. Also Mary Cowper, his wife, who died at Portsea, 15th January 1901, aged 69 years, interred at Kingston Cemetery, Portsmouth. Also Violet Edgar, wife of Thomas Merriman, Ship Carpenter, R.N., who died at Allen Bank, Buittle, 18th July 1904, aged 36 years. William, his son, who died at Portsea, 1st Dec 1904, aged 41 years, interred there.
Borgue Kirkyard131In memory of Margaret Scott, who died 15th August 1881, aged 77 years. And James Henderson, who died 31st October 1871, aged 22 years.
Borgue Kirkyard132Sacred to the memory of Thomas Livingston, son of William Livingston, who died at High Borgue, 25th Feb 1835, aged 14 years. Also Marrion Livingston, his wife, who died 11 Feb 1856, aged 53 years. Also his son Alexander, who died 12 July 1839, aged 27 years. Also his daughter Marrion who died 16th August 1840 aged 18 years.
Borgue Kirkyard133Erected by John Sneddon, in loving memory of his son James, who died 11th Sept 1895, aged 18 years. Also Robert and Thomas, his sons, who died in infancy. Jane, died 21st September 1897, aged 5 months. Bessie, died 11th March 1902, aged 6? years. Bella, died 17th June 1905, aged 20 years. Also the above John Sneddon, who died at Muncraig, 17th August 1910, aged 61 years. Also of Agnes Harvey, his wife, who died at Chapelton Drum, 12th Feb 1921, aged 69 years. Also Agnes Sneddon, his daughter, and wife of John Marshall, who died 9th September 1962, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard134Sacred to the memory of David Houston, who departed this life at Barnboard, parish of Balmaghie, 4th July 1860, aged 38 years. We asked life of thee, and thou gavest it him, even length of days, for ever and ever. Also Robert, second son of the above, who died at Barnboard, 17th June 1862, in his tenth year. Also Agnes Houston, wife of the above David Houston, who died at Barnboard, 30th May 1873, in her 48th year.
Borgue Kirkyard135Here with his children Rachel & Alex. rests the Rev’d Dr James Brown, aged 45, in death, who finished a short ministry, viz: of nine years and a half, with lasting honour, March 28th 1751. Early and sincere piety with equal modesty, gravity & fidelity, purity of life & doctrine, firmness of friendship, sweetness of manners, do embalm his memory, which shall outliveth this brittle stone. Erected by his mourfull relict, Mrs Mary Kirkpatrick.
Borgue Kirkyard136To the memory of the Rev’d David Forbes, late minister of Borgue, who died upon the 22nd of Nov’r 1791 in the 76th year of his age and the 40th of his ministry. If modest merit & true politeness, genuine piety & active goodness adorn the character of the faithfull pastor & the worthy man, long will his name be held in sweet remembrance by all his friends. Also to the memory of Catherine Forbes, who died upon the 12th of July 1784, and of two Rachels who both died young. Also Margaret Welsh, his spouse, who died upon the 22nd Jan’y 1802, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard137Erected by the parishioners of Borgue in memory of the Rev Charles Baxter Makay who died at Borgue Manse 30th June 1866 in the 30th year of age and 9th of his ministry.
Borgue Kirkyard138In memory of William Henry, farmer in Upper Senwick, who died at Bridge-end in Oct 1851. Agnes Sproat his wife, who died at Upper Senwick,in April 1823. And their children, James, who died at Bishopton in June 1828, John, who died on board the ship, Princess Charlotte, in April 1836, buried at sea. Mary, who died at Upper Senwick in August 1838. Jane Smith, who died in Edinburgh in Feb’y 1845, buried in Senwick Churchyard, Gordon, who was drowned in the River Hooghly, buried in the English Cemetery, Calcutta, in May 1850.
Borgue Kirkyard139Sacred to the memory of Mary Martin, spouse to James Henry in Bishopton, who died 12th Jan’y 1821, aged 57 years. John, fourth son of the said James Henry and Mary Martin, who died 17th April 1805, aged 3 months. Jane, their second daughter, who died 17th Dec’r 1817, aged 26 years. Janet, their fourth daughter, who died 7th March 1818, aged 22 years. Thomas, their third son, who died 27th March 1818, aged 19 years. James, their second son, who died 24th June 1819, aged 22 years. Margaret, their fifth daughter, who died 2nd July 1822, aged 22 years. Nicholas, their sixth daughter, who died 19th April 1823, aged 19 years. The abovenamed James Henry, who died at Upper Senwick, 28th June 1838, aged 79 years. Mary Henry, who died at Carnwath, 9th Sept. 1881, aged 50 years.
Borgue Kirkyard140In memory of William Henry, late in Upper Senwick who died 16th Oct’r 1851 aged 64 years. Also his spouse Rachel Clanechan who died 12th Sept 1834 aged 34 years. Also their son Samuel Smith Henry who died 16th Mar 1896 aged 61 years. Also the children of Alexander their son, namely Gordon McKeand who died at Twynholm 28th June 1867 aged 3 years. Mary who died 4th Feb’y 1868 aged 1 year and 6 months. Maggie, who died 9th July 1871 aged 8 months. Mary who died 14th September 1873 aged 1 year. William who died 11th July 1874 aged 14 years. Gordon who was lost at sea Feb 1885 aged 16 years. Samuel who died at Carcavellos, Lisbon 26th November 1894 aged 33 years. Also Margaret Houston wife of the above Samuel Smith Henry who died at Bridge Terrace, Gatehouse-of-fleet 30th Sept 1907, aged 70 years. Also Alexander Henry who died at Eaglemount, Castle Douglas 5th June 1913 aged 84 years. Also Janet McKeand wife of Alexander Henry who died at Eaglemount, Castle Douglas 7th May 1914 aged 79 year. William the last survivor of the family of the above Alex. Henry, and beloved husband of Christina Cruickshank, who died at Castle Douglas, 2nd May 1915, in his 40th year.
Borgue Kirkyard141Erected by Joseph H McKinna, and sacred to the memory of his wife Agnes Sproat Henry, who died at Kirkcudbright, 18th November 1860, aged 28 years.
Borgue Kirkyard142In memory of Alexander McMinn, who died at Knockmuck, 15th August 1852, aged 66 years. Also Mary Milroy, his spouse, who died 25th April 1859, aged 74. John McMinn, their son, died 27th March 1827, aged 14. Mary their daughter, died 2nd Oct 1836, aged 7. William their son, died at Kirkpatrick Durham, 30th July 1849, aged 38. Jane Crosbie, wife of James McMinn, who died at Gatehouse, 14th Nov 1837, aged 27 years. Thomas McMinn, their son, died in London, 15th August 1876, aged 56 years. Janet their daughter, died at Knockmuck, 10th Oct’r 1877, aged 61 years. Alexander their son, died at Woolwich, 25th Dec’r 1878, aged 71 years. Peter, their son, died at Knockmuck, 15th March 1904, aged 78 years. James their son, who died in Dublin, 25th March 1895, aged 85 years. Isabella their daughter, who died at Knockmuck, 6th Feb’y 1906, aged 84 years. Alexander Douglas, grandson, who died 27th March 1936, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard143In loving memory of Samuel Allison, who died at Low Borgue, 22nd April 1902, aged 66 years. Also Isabella Jardine, his wife, who died at Upper Rusko Cottage, Anwoth, 26th January 1923, aged 84 years. Erected by his family.
Borgue Kirkyard144(Front) In loving memory of Annie, daughter of Adam Gray, Ingleston, who died 10th July 1899, aged 3 months. Also the above Adam Gray, who died at Harrogate, 11th May 1935, in his 83rd year. Also Jessie Barber, eldest daughter of the said Adam Gray, and wife of W.A. Goodwin, who died at Moffat, 4th July 1937, aged 43 years, and was interred at Hamilton. Also Margaret Clement Barber, wife of the above Adam Gray, who died at 'Anchorlee', Kirkcudbright, 18th October 1953, aged 88 years.
(Rear) In loving memory of Adam Gray, ‘The Knowe’, Ingliston, beloved husband of Elsie McDowell, who died 13th May 1971, aged 75 years. Also the above Elsie McDowell, who died 13th January 1987, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard145Erected by John Moreland, in memory of his father James Moreland, who died at Cairniehill, 9th June 1872, aged 41 years. Also his sister Jessie, who died at Kirkandrews, 22 July 1875, aged 5? years. Also his brother James, who died at same place, 7th August 1875, aged 2 years & 8 months. Also his daughter Agnes, who died at Hartburn, 25th Nov 1879, aged 2 years. And his daughter Janet Kirk, who died at Hartburn, 29th April 1885, aged 6 months. Also the above John Moreland, who died at Cannee, 11th Nov 1913, aged 57 years. Also Jane McCutchan, wife of the above James Moreland, who died 26th Oct 1925, aged 88 years. Also Agnes McFadyean McCaa, widow of the above John Moreland, who died at Gordon Villa, Kirkcudbright, 21st April 1935, aged 79 years. At rest. Also Marion Jane Moreland, their daughter, died 27th Dec 1951, cremated at Lawnswood, Leeds, and the ashes are interred here. Also Harriet Moreland, her sister, died 28th July 1976, cremated at Ayr, and the ashes are interred here. Also Agnes Moreland, her sister, died at Gordon Villa, 18th August 1980, aged 88 years, cremated at Ayr and the ashes are interred here.
Borgue Kirkyard146Erected by John McMinn, in memory of Irvine Conning, his spouse, who died in Chapelton Village, 8th Dec 1851, aged 68 years. Also John McMinn, their son, who died 19 April 1827, aged 13 years. Also the above John McMinn, who died 1st Jan’y 1864, aged 87 years. Also Marion their daughter, who died at Viewfield, 19th Jan 1884, aged 75 years. Also Margaret their daughter, who died at Gordon Villas, Kirkcudbright, 2nd July 1894, aged 81 years. Also Elizabeth, their daughter, who died at High St, Kirkcudbright, 8th July 1897, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard147Erected by John Wylie, in memory of his son John, who died at Borgue Kirk, 11th May 1836, aged 6 years. Alexander his son, who was drowned at Savannah, 7th Jan 1852, aged 27 years. Margaret Conning his wife, who died at Borgue Kirk, 16th Feb 1874, aged 83 years. The above John Wylie, who died at Borgue Kirk, 5th August 1886, aged 87 years. Mary their daughter, who died at Borgue Kirk, 7th Sept 1891, aged 65 years. James Wylie, who died at Glebe Terrace, Dumfries, 23d August 1902, in his 50th year.
Borgue Kirkyard148In memory of William Muir, late in Upper Risque of Anwith, & who died in the parish, 5th March 1776, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard149(Front) Here lies the corpse of Alexander Kissock, who died Feb’y 10th 1773, aged 46 years. Also here lies Katharine Kissock, his daughter, who died Sept 6th 1770, aged 3 months.
(Rear) Here lyes the corpse of David McKissock, who died Jan’y 9th 1763, aged 6 y’r. Also the corpse of John McKissock, who died Jan’y 21st 1763, aged 4 years. And Samuel McKissock, who died March 21st 1763, aged 5 months. Children to Alex. McKissock, tenant in Laigh Borgue, & Mary Middleton, spouses.
Borgue Kirkyard150To the memory of Mary Henry, spouse of William Barry in Kirkeoch, who died 27th Jan’y 1831, aged 38 years. Also William Barry, of Glencroft in Twynholm, who died 18th Feb’y 1877, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard151(East) Sacred to the memory of Andrew Findl(ay) who died at (---)habroc(-), 20th April 1851, aged (--) years. Also Anne Bell, his wife, who died (illegible), aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard152(Centre) Sacred to the memory of the Rev’d James Gordon, who was ordained minister of Borgue, September 1816, and who died 8th April 1834, in the 49th year of his age, and the 18th of his ministry. Also of Isabella Henry, his relict, who died 14th August 1874, in the 85th year of her age. “Thine eyes shall see the King in his beauty, they shall behold the land that is very far off”. Also of their daughter Jessie Gordon, born 8th February 1824, died 23rd November 1875. “When the ear heard her then it blessed her, and when the eye saw her it gave witness to her.”
(Left) Also his son James Henry, who died in infancy, 15th Arpil 1821, And of his son James, who died 15th December 1833, aged 11 years. And of his daughter Agnes Janet Gordon, born 9th July 1830, died 18th March 1869. “Them also which sleep in Jesus, will God bring with him". 1st Thess IV 14.
(Right) Also of his son Henry, who died 26th May 1836, aged 11 years. And of his daughter Isabella Gordon, born 31st August 1828, died 11th February 1869. “God is love”. 1st John IV 16.
Borgue Kirkyard153Erected in memory of Maxwell MacMaster, rector at Borgue Academy from 1847 to 1874, who died at Wigtown, 7th Dec 1882, aged 81 years. Also of Isabella Morrison, his wife, who died at Borgue Academy, 16 March 1856, aged 53 years. Their son, The Rev Alex James MacMaster, minister of Kirkbean, died at Kirkbean Manse, 6th June 1879, aged 37 years, and is interred in the Churchyard there. Their daughter Mary. who died at Edinburgh. 29th May 1887. Their daughter Agnes, who died at Annan, 1st June 1901. Their daughter Isaballa, who died at Annan, 21st Dec’r 1914.
Borgue Kirkyard154Sacred to the memory of Robert Arbuckle M.D., of Auchenhay, who died 24th August 1862, aged 57. Agnes Arbuckle, his youngest daughter, born at Auchenhay, 11th October 1859, died 17th February 1883. Also Anna Maria Harrington, wife of the said Robert Arbuckle, who died at Auchenhay, 13th July 1886, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard155Erected by Samuel Brown, in memory of Jane Hannah, his beloved wife, who died at Liggats, Borgue, 11 May 1868, aged 72 years. The above Samuel Brown, died 25th May 1872, aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard156In memory of Jannet Arnot spouse to Thomas Carson who died at Cairniehill, 5th August 1813, aged 34 years. Also mary, their daughter, who died 23d July 1820, aged 11 years. Also Thomas Carson, died 14th Feb1823, aged 46 years.
Borgue Kirkyard157(Front) Here lies the corpse of William Carson who died Sept’r 15th 1790 aged 48 years. Also of Nicolas Martin, his spouse who died August 8th 1797 aged 49 years. And also William Carson their son who died at Auchenlary, 6th Sept’r 1807 aged 20 years.
(Rear) Here lies Thomas Martine in Little Carleton who died 26th Dec 1759 aged 63 years. Erected by Janet McGhie his spouse and daughters Betty, Janet & Nicholas. Also the said Janet McGhie who died June 3d 1772 aged 64 years, & of Jannet Martine who died Nov’r 1784 aged 46. Also Elizabeth Carson da’tr to William Carson who died May 1784 aged (piece missing).
(Elizabeth was baptized 27th December 1778, she would therefore be 5 years old. Ed.).
Borgue Kirkyard158Erected by Thomas Moreland, in memory of Mary Dickson, his wife, who died at Lennox Plunton, 7th Jan 1875, aged 56 years. The said Thomas Moreland, died in Gatehouse, 26th January 1891, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard159In loving memory of Hugh Moreland, who died at Alma Cottage, Borgue, 17th Nov’r 1902, aged 77 years. Also Agnes Johnstone, his wife, who died at Alma Cottage, 15th Dec’r 1905, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard160Erected by Maxwell McMoreland, in memory of his wife Thompson Aitken, who died 14th March 1855, aged 66 years. Also the above Maxwell McMoreland, who died 16th February 1865, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard161Erected by Allan McEwen, in Plunton Mains, in memory of his children Grace and Thomas, who died in infancy. Also Jane, his daughter, who died 10th July 1832, aged 28 years. Also his son John, of the ship Edinburgh, Capt'n Bristow, who lost his life by shipwreck on the Crow Rock, near Milford, on the night of the 9th Feb’y 1839, aged 20 years. In the midst of life, we are in death. Also William B.I. Gordon, daughter of the above William B.I. Gordon, Esq. Kirkcudbright, who died 28 July 1846, aged 15 years. The above Allan McEwen, who died 19th Sept 1855, aged 83 years. Jannet Kelly, spouse of the above Allan McEwen, died 26th August 1859, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard162Erected by Annie Hamilton, in affectionate remembrance of her beloved father, John Hamilton, who died on Sunday 28th December 1884. “Why should we mourn departed friends, or shake at deaths alarms, death’s but the servant Jesus sends, to call them to his arms”. Elizabeth Jack, wife of John Hamilton, died on 26th Dec 1905, aged 82 years, and interred at Cathcart, Glasgow.
Borgue Kirkyard163(Front) In memory of David Main, who died at Chapelton, 21st Jan’ry 1815, aged 47 years. And Mary Sproat, his spouse, who died 26th Feb’y 1816, aged 52 years. Their son Thomas, died in 1796, in infancy. Also Thomas, their son, died 14th April 1809, aged 12 years.
(Rear) In memory of Janet, daughter of John Main, who died 6th June 1824, aged 8 months. Grace, his daughter, who died 24th April 1836, aged 5 years. Samuel, his son, who died at Chapleton Village on the 13th day of Sep 1852, aged 19. David, his eldest son, who died at Jamaica on the 17th September 1855, aged 36 years. Mary, his daughter, wife of John Watson, who died at New York, 12th January 1861, aged 31 years. James Main, his youngest son, who died at Chapelton Village on the 26th day of April 1865, aged 27 years. Also the above John Main, who died at Chapelton Village on the 5th day of August 1865, aged 70 years. Also Mary Houston, spouse of the above, who died at same place, 10th Nov. 1870, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard164In memory of Alex’r McMinn, who died at Back Newton, Twynholm, 4th March 1859.
Borgue Kirkyard165Erected by Peter Marshall, in memory of Elizabeth McAvoy, his mother, who died at Chapelton Village, 22nd April 1887, aged 53 years. Also Matilda, his sister, who died at Liggates, 28th April 1879, aged 21 years. Also William Marshall, his father, who died at Liggates, 21st May 1904 aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard166Erected by Agnes Lees McHaffie, in memory of William Lees, her father, who died at Earlston, 23 May 1877, aged 76 years. Also Margaret McClellan, his wife, who died 6 March 1875, aged 75 years. And their children, Henry died 13 April 1850 aged 19 years, Jane died 1 January 1860 aged 23 years, Gordon died 4 July 1860 aged 22 years, Janet died 16 January 1867 aged 34 years, Elizabeth, wife of Alexander Nish, who died 21 January 1874 aged 48 years.
Borgue Kirkyard167In loving memory of Robert Papple, youngest son of John Papple, who died at 19 Laurieknowe, Maxwelltown, Dumfries, 7th April 1926, aged 46 years. Also Helen Jane Papple, second daughter of John Papple, who died at 19 Laurieknowe, 12th April 1932, aged 54 years. Also mary Catherine Papple, youngest daughter of John and Helen Papple, who died 19 Laurieknowe, Dumfries, 17th June 1957, aged 71 years.
Borgue Kirkyard168Sacred to the memory of William, son of William Paple, who died at Borgue Kirk, on the 10th of Feb’y 1841, aged 17 years. Also the above William Paple, who died 26th Feb’y 1874, aged 74 years. Also of his relict Agnes Carmichael, who died 4th Sept 1877, aged 79 years. Also their grandson, Nathaniel J Paple, son of John Paple, who died at Pringleton, 25th Jan’y 1883, aged 10 years. Also John Hannay Paple, son of the above, who died at Twynholm, 6th July 1901 aged 73 years. Also Helen Cowan, his wife, who died at Middleton, near Morpeth, 7th November 1904, aged 63 years, and interred here.
Borgue Kirkyard169Erected by William McAdam, in memory of his son William, who died at Barmagachan, 24th March 1858, aged 8 years & 7 months.
Borgue Kirkyard170Erected by John McCreadie, in loving memory of his daughter Maggie, who died at Cairniehill, Borgue, 21st September 1902, aged 9 years and 4 months. Also his son Robert, who died in infancy. Also Margaret Houston, wife of the above, who died an Newmains, on the 5th Feb 1932, aged 69 years. “Tis not today, but every day, in silence we remember.” Also the said John McCreadie, who died at Newmains, 24th April 1933, aged 77 years. Also Janet Isabel McCreadie, their daughter, who died at 24 St Cuthberts Walk, Thornhill, 18th December 1972, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard171In loving memory of James Foster, who died at Pringleton, 15th March 1879, aged 65 years. And Helen McKie his wife, who died 19th April 1897, aged 82 years. Also of Thomas, their son, who died 25th July 1875, aged 34 years. Also Margaret, their daughter, who died 22nd Dec 1907, aged 52 years. Also Robert their son, who died at Pringleton, 5th April 1933, aged 82 years. Also Thomasina Black, beloved wife of Robert Foster, who died at Palnackie, 28th Oct 1940, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard172In memory of Agnes Wylie, wife of Jamieson Dickson, who died at Auchenhay, 5th March 1885, aged 28 years. Also her father Hugh Wylie, who died at Little Barncleugh, Irongray, 27th May 1898, aged 63 years. Also Margaret Hanning, his wife, who died at East Douglas, Mass. U.S.A. 7th August 1915, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard173Erected by Samuel Kevan, in loving memory of his son John, who died at Cally, 6th May 1895, aged 18 years. Also the above Samuel Kevan, who died at Gatehouse of Fleet, 14th May 1909, aged 74 years. Also Margaret Mills, wife of the above Samuel Kevan, who died at Gatehouse, on the 21st Sep 1920, aged 78 years. Also Annie McKeand, their youngest daughter, who died at Gatehouse, 23rd Jan 1950, aged 70 years. “At rest”. Also Mary Kevan, their fourth daughter, who died at Edinburgh, 4th June 1952, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard174Sacred to the memory of Peter Raleigh, who died at Borgue Village, 4th of Nov 1864, in his 41st year. Also William, his son, who died in infancy. Also Elizabeth, his daughter, who died at Gatehouse of Fleet, 23rd August 1881, aged 21 years. Also Nicholas H Papple, his relict, who died at Moatvale, Twynholm, 26th Dec 1897 aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard175(Front) Sacred to the memory of William, son of Robert Clark, who died at Risk, 22nd Feb’y 1861, aged 9 years. Also Agnes Clark, wife of William Shores, who died at Larchbank, 6th Sept 1889, aged 50 years. Also Margaret Purdie, the beloved wife of the above Robert Clark, who departed this life 26th September 1890, aged 62 years. Also David Clark their son, who died 15th August 1891, aged 24 years. Also Isabella H Clark, their daughter, wife of James Morgan, who died at Motherwell, 8th August 1892, aged 32 years. Also Esther, who died 21th August 1893, aged 29 years. Also Margaret Purdie, great granddaughter, died 15th Oct 1908, aged 3 years. The above Robert Clark, died at Larchbank, 18th July 1917, aged 87 years.
(Rear) In memory of Janet Walker, for 19 years housekeeper to Robert Clark, who died at Larchbank, 27th Jan 1914, aged 77 years.
Borgue Kirkyard176(Front) Guadeloupe, Corunna, Martinique. In memory of Captain Alexander MacKenzie Shaw, late of Muirton, Ross-shire, and of the 92nd Highlanders, who died at Gatehouse, the 21st June 1852, aged 72 years.
(North) In memory of Jane Shaw, sister of the said Captain Shaw, who died in Kirkcudbright, the 2nd January 1870, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard177In memory of James Hunter, died at Banks, Kirkcudbright, 11th January 1925, aged 79 years. Jane Wilson, beloved wife of James Hunter, who died at Culraven, 12th Feb’y 1902, aged 53 years.
Borgue Kirkyard178Erected by William Dalziel, in loving remembrance of James, his eldest son, who died at Shanghai, China, 21st August 1890, aged 48 years. Also of Margaret, his infant daughter, who died 21st March 1848. Also Agnes Telfer, his wife, who died 12th July 1901, aged 80 years. Also the above William Dalziel, who died March 24th 1909, in his 89th year. Samuel his second son, who died in London, 10th May 1917, aged 71 years. Sarah his daughter, died at Keighley, 3rd Jan’y 1921. William his son, died Nov’r 29th 1927. Janet his daughter, died 18th Feb 1936. Mary Jane his daughter, died at Braefoot, Borgue, 1st Sept 1940, aged 81 years. “In the presence of the King”.
Borgue Kirkyard179In memory of Margaret Thomson, spouse to John Corrie in Southpark, who died there 6th November 1812, aged 72 years The above John Corrie, who died 22nd Dec’r 1828, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard180Sacred to the memory of Margaret Affleck, spouse to James Corrie in Southpark, who died 18th October 1817, aged 31 years. Also the said James Corrie, who died on the 2d of December 1819, aged 45 years. And of their children, Jane Corrie, died 12th Dec’r 1811 aged three months, John Affleck Corrie, died 19th Dec’r 1839 aged 25 years, Margaret Corrie, died at Hill Cottage 16th Feb 1870, aged 66 years, Grace Corrie died 21st June 1871, aged 59 years, James Affleck Corrie, died in Queensland, 1st April 1887, aged 69 years, Penelope Corrie, spouse to James McNish, died at Southpark, 13th January 1847, aged 39 years.
Borgue Kirkyard181aTo the memory of William Corrie Esq., of Dunrod, who died 19th January 1811, aged 76 years. Erected by his affectionate and only daughter Jane Corrie.
Borgue Kirkyard181bTo the memory of John Corrie Esquire of Dunrod and Wilby, Northamptonshire, eldest son of Adam Corrie Esquire, of Dunrod and Wilby, he married Harriet Elizabeth Kennard, elder daughter of John Kennard Esquire, banker, London, who died on the 21st of October 1870, at Milan, where also she was buried. He died at Senwick, on the 19th August 1874, in the 80th year of his age.
Borgue Kirkyard182(Left) In memory of Adam Corrie of Cairniehill, who died April 18th 1823, aged 84 years. Also Agnes McEune, his spouse, who died Jan 9th 1823, aged 82 years. Also James Corrie, their son, who died. At Cairniehill, the 30th Nov’r 1853, aged 83 years. Also Helen Henry, his spouse, who died 31 Jan 1857, aged 72 years. Agnes Corrie ,who died at Cairniehill, 23d March 1866, aged 52 years. Janet Corrie, who died 18th Nov’r 1887, aged 64 years. Also Arthur, son of Adam and Jane Corrie, who died at Southpark, on 26th Dec’r 1881, aged 8 months. Adam Corrie, who died 14th Oct’r 1897, aged 76 years. Jane Smith, wife of Adam Corrie, who died 12th July 1903, aged 66 years.
(Right) In memory of’ James Corrie, who died at Southpark, on 22nd September 1888, aged 27 years. And Isabella Corrie, who died 8th April 1889, aged 23 years. Also William Corrie, who died at Mobile, Alabama, on 4th June 1889, aged 26 years. Also John Corrie, who died at San Jose, California, on 5th August 1913, aged 37 years. Mary Smith Corrie, who died 22nd January 1925, aged 60 years. Thomas Corrie of Southpark, died 25th April 1929, aged 57 years. Isabella Wilson, beloved wife of Thomas Corrie, died at Southpark, 19th Nov 1952. In loving memory of Mary Isabella Corrie, only child of Thomas Corrie and Isabella Wilson, and dearly loved wife of Douglas John Gillespie, died at Southpark, 22nd August 1972, cremated at Mortonhall, Edinburgh. Isabella Corrie Gillespie, alder daughter of Douglas & Mary Gillespie, died 14th April 1966, aged 65 years.
Borgue Kirkyard183In memory of Mary Hanning, spouse to James Corrie in Carniehill, who died August 25th 1810, aged 31 years. Also James his son, who died 20th Dec 1816, aged ten months. Mary, died 4th Feb'y 1825, aged 7 years. Mary, died 2nd of August 1850, aged 24 years. Mary Gordon, died Southpark, 28th April 1860, aged 19 years.
Borgue Kirkyard184Erected by David McCulloach, in memory of David his son, who died at Auchenhay, 19th Jan’y 1848, aged 7 years. Alex’r, who died at sea, 5th March 1854, aged 24 years, Also Richard Duncan, his son-in-law, who died at Sypland, (blank) March 1855, aged 28 years. Also the above David McCulloach, who died at Auchengassel, 10th Feb’y 1872, aged 69 years. Also of his wife Margaret Reid, who died at Newton, Anwoth, 16th Feb 1877, in advanced years.
Borgue Kirkyard185In memory of David, son of William Little, High Borgue, died in infancy, 16th February 1849. Also George his son, died at High Borgue, 19th August 1866, aged 26 years. Also of Jane Dickson his wife, died at High Borgue, 20th March 1894, aged 86 years. Also the said William Little, died at High Borgue, 21st Sep 1894, in his 85th year. Also James his son, died at Napier, New Zealand, 30th Jan 1907, aged 64 years.
Borgue Kirkyard186In memory of Elizabeth Rome, who died at Earlston, on the 21st Oct 1863, aged 78. For 38 years attached to Sir John Gordon’s family. They deeply mourn her death and here record her good and faithful service.
Borgue Kirkyard187(Left) Sacred to the memory of Mary the Dowager Lady Gordon, widow of Sir John Gordon, Bart of Earlston and daughter of Wm. Irving Esq. who died on the 8th of March 1869 aged 63 years. She was a beloved and affectionate wife and devoted mother. Joy and sorrow mingled in her cup of life, but fully she realized the rich promises of Isaiah XLI 10-13 and in the hour of death trustfully uttered the Saviour’s words “Let not your heart be troubled, ye believe in God, believe also in me”. Also Julia 3rd daughter of Sir John Gordon born 13th June 1832, died 19th Sept 1892.
(Centre) Illegible.
(Right) Sacred to the memory of Jane eldest daughter of Sir John Gordon 5th Baronet of Earlston born 6th July 1827, died 31st January 1908. In as much as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren ye have done it unto me”. St Matt XXV 40.
Borgue Kirkyard188(Left) Sacred to the memory of Thomas Brown, farmer Culraven, who died 22nd July 1899, aged 75 years. Also John, his youngest son, 2nd Batt., Seaforth Highlanders, killed in action, 11th April 1917, aged 36 years, interred in British Cemetery near Arras, France. Also Thomas his son, Seige Bty, R.G.A., killed in action with the Balkan Forces, 18th Sept 1918, aged 39 years, interred in Janes Military Cemetery, Greece. Also Mary Gordon his wife, who died at Culraven, 5th Mar 1934, aged 89 years. Also Samuel, eldest son, farmer in Culraven for 44 years, died at Charleton Point, Kingsbridge, Devon, 5th Dec 1966, aged 89 years, his ashes were interred here 10th Jan 1967. Also Ethel, youngest daughter, and wife of Walter Nicoll, who died at Aberfeldy, 30th Sept 1967, aged 81 years.
(Supplementary stone) Also Margaret Ann Jessieman, wife of the said Samuel Brown, who died 2nd July 1987, aged 96 years.
(Centre) Sacred to the memory of Marion Gordon, spouse to Alexander Brown, who died at Ingleston, XXIId October MDCCCXXIX, aged XL years. Alexander Brown, student of medicine, their eldest son, who died in Edinburgh, on the XXVth, and was interred in Newington Burying Ground on the XXIXth of March MDCCCXXXII, in the XXth year of his age. Alexander Brown, his father, who died at Carleton, IInd August MDCCCLVII, aged LXXVI years.
(Right) Sacred to the memory of Alex’r Brown, son of Thos Brown, farmer, Carleton, who died III Nov’r MDCCCLXVIII, aged 4 years and 6 months. Also of Grace McNae, wife of Thomas Brown, who died at Carleton, XX January MDCCCLXXIII, aged XLII years. Also Helen Brown, daughter of the above Thomas Brown and Grace McNae, who died at Wemyss Park, Kirkcaldy, on 27th August 1935, aged 70 years. Also daughters of Thomas Brown and Mary Gordon his wife, Janet Isabel died at Edinburgh on 7th June 1971 aged 86 years, and Mary Gordon died in Perth on 9th June 1978, aged 101 years. Their ashes were interred here.
Borgue Kirkyard189Erected by James Malcolmson, in memory of his wife Jane Martin, who died at Low Borgue, 24 July 1856, aged 37 years. The above James Malcolmson, died at Syllodioch, 19th Feb 1898, aged 72 years. Also his son William, who died in the Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, 9th Dec’r 1901, aged 36 years. Also his son John, who died at Syllodioch, 30th Nov 1905, aged 49 years. Also Jane McKill, widow of James Malcolmson, who died at Girthon Kirk, May 7th 1913, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard190Erected in memory of William McCraith, who died at Howmore Village, Corsock 15th Dec’r 1840, aged 64 years. Also Janet Rain, his wife, who died at Pringleton, Borgue, 11th Jan’y 1857, aged 57 years. William their son, died at Gateside of Killymingan, Kirkgunzeon, 28th May 1837, aged 14 months. John their son, died in Westmorland, Jamaica, in June 1870, aged 30 years. Agnes their daughter, died at Castle Douglas, 22nd June 1875 aged 35 years.
Borgue Kirkyard191Erected in memory of Jane Henry, wife of Adam Gray, who died at Ingleston, 14th April 1856, aged 32 years. Also Adam their son, who died at Valleyfield of Tongland, 12th Jan’y 1851, aged 5 years and 8 months. William their son, who died at Ingleston, on the 10th June 1864, aged 20 years. The said Adam Gray, died 13th April 1894, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard192Erected by Jane McCartney, in memory of her father Andrew McCartney, who died 10th May 1873, aged 75 years. Also Janet Skimming, her mother, who died 14th Aug 1872, aged 70 years. Also Margaret, her sister, who died 11th April 1862, aged 23 years. The above Jane McCartney, who died at Liverpool, 6th August 1897, aged 69 years.
Borgue Kirkyard193In memory of John Williamson, who died at Upper Senwick, 7th of May 1855, aged 50 years. John, son of the above, died 17th April 1876, aged 26 years. Agnes Walker, wife of the above John Williamson, who died at Upper Senwick, 12th July 1886, aged 71 years. James, son of the above, who died at Upper Senwick, 25th July 1911, aged 57 years. David his son, and grandson of the above John Williamson, died in infancy. John, son of the above James Williamson, killed while on service in France, 31st May 1918, aged 26 years, interred at Berles au Bois, near Arras. Helen Cairns, wife of the above James Williamson, who died at Townend, Kirkcudbright, 1st Feb’y 1920, aged 57 years. Isabella Victoria, daughter of the above, widow of Robert Cairns Phillips, died at West Kirby, 27th April 1977, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard194Sacred to the memory of Mary Reid, the beloved wife of Robert Ewart of Allershaw, who died at Borgue House, XXIX April MDCCCLIV, aged XXVII years. Also Mary aged III years, Henry aged XVI months, and an infant, children of the above, all of whom departed this life in the spring of MDCCCLIV. Also James Alexander, who died XXI Oct MDCCCLVII, aged V years.
Borgue Kirkyard195Sacred to the memory of Lt Colonel Sir William Gordon, Bart of Earlston, one of the six hundred in the Charge of the Light Brigade at Balaclava 25th Oct 1854, born 20th October 1830, died 12th May 1906. “Let them that love God, be as the son when he goeth forth in his might. Christ the first fruits, afterward they that are Christ’s. Also his wife Mary Grace eldest daughter of Sir William Maxwell Bart of Cardoness, born 24th April 1843, died 28th February 1923. God is love.
Borgue Kirkyard196aTo the memory of the Rev’d Samuel Smith, late pastor of this parish, who died 6th March 1816, in the 59th year of his age, and 33rd of his ministry. He was ordained minister of Carsphairn in 1783 and translated to this charge in 1792. Also to the memory of his daughter Catharine, who died 2nd Oct’r 1810, aged 18 years. And to his son John, who was lost at sea in 1815, in the 26th year of his age.
Borgue Kirkyard196bIn loving memory of James Gordon Smith, son of Samuel and Melville Smith, who died 4th December 1898, aged 27 years. Also of his friend, James George Masson, who died 16th January 1896, aged 23 years. Thy will be done.
Borgue Kirkyard196cSacred to the memory of the Rev’d Samuel Smith, son of the Rev’d Samuel Smith and Janet his wife, he was ordained minister of this parish in 1834, became minister of the Free Church in 1843, and died at Lothian Bank, Dalkeith, 22nd June 1868, aged 70 years. Also of Jane MacAdam Smith, their third daughter, born at Carsphairn Manse, 4th June 1792, died at Katrine Bank, in this parish, 20th November 1879. Also Janet their eldest daughter, who died at Katrine Bank, 15th Oct 1881, aged 96 years. Also Anne, their youngest daughter, who died at Katrine Bank, 18th Oct 1882, aged 86 years. Agnes William Wotherspoon Smith, wife of the said Rev Samuel Smith, who died at Moffat, 1st Nov 1894, aged 90.
Borgue Kirkyard196dSacred to the memory of James Smith of South Carleton, son of the Rev’d Samuel Smith, born in 1789, died at Roberton, 22nd May 1876, aged 87 years. Also of Agnes his daughter, born 27th October 1851, died at Pau, France, 22nd December 1876, aged 25 years. And of Mary Bell, his wife, who died at Liverpool ,20th February 1895, aged 83 years. Also Anthony Gordon their son, who died at Liscard, Cheshire, April 1898, aged 48 years. Also Jane their daughter, wife of William McFarlane of Bromley, Kent, who died September 14th 1899, aged 61 years. Also the Right Hon Samuel Smith, their son, who died at Calcutta, 28th December 1906, aged 70 years, and there interred in the Scottish Cemetery. M.P. for Liverpool 1882-1885, M.P. for Flintshire 1886 - 1905. Also James Smith their son, who died at Merle Dene, Birkenhead, Cheshire, 26th October 1909, aged 68 years. Also Jessie A.G. Smith, daughter of the above James Smith, who died at Edinburgh, 3rd of January 1921, aged 73 years, and is interred here. And Mary Smith, also daughter of the above James Smith, who died at Colinton, on 14th December 1932, aged 87 years, and who is buried here.
Borgue Kirkyard196eSacred to the memory of The Rev’d Samuel Smith, late pastor of this parish, who died 6th March 1816, in the 59th year of his age, and 33rd of his ministry, ordained minister of Carsphairn 1783, translated to this charge 1792. And of his wife Janet Curruthers, who died at Edinburgh, Nov’r 1831, aged 73 years. Catherine their daughter, who died 2nd Oct’r 1810, aged 18 years. John their son, who was lost at sea in the year 1815, aged 26 years. And Agnes their daughter, who died at Edinburgh in 1819, aged 31 years.
Borgue Kirkyard197aSacred to the memory of George Richard Groom son of Benjamin and Ann Groom of Laleham, Middlesex who died at Borgue Academy 11th Sept 1822 in the 16th year of his age. “Tho thou dear child art gone, the mem’ry still remains, thy parent still they trust, is thy eternal gain.
Borgue Kirkyard197bTo the memory of Lewis Grant, who died at Borgue Academy on the 29th Feb'y 1820, aged 13 years. This stone was erected by his uncle John Grant Esquire, of St. Vincent.
Borgue Kirkyard198To the memory of Agnes Brown, spouse to William Poole, rector of Borgue Academy, who died Aug 18th 1821, aged 33 years. Also the above William Poole, who died at Senwick House, on the 23rd Sept 1865, aged 85 years. For forty-one years he was rector of Borgue Academy, and was esteemed through life and his memory is revered in death. Also of Jessie, daughter of the above Agnes Brown and William Poole, who died at Castle Douglas, on the 19th September 1879, aged 64 years.
Borgue Kirkyard199Sacred to the memory of David, son of John Main, who died at Borgue Village, XV March MDCCCLV, aged IV years and X months. Also the above John Main, who died at Blackcraig, XXVII December MDCCCLXXXVIII, aged LXVII years. Also at Newcastle-on-Tyne, on June XIII MDCCCXCVI, Jennet Gordon Houston, spouse of the above John Main, aged LXXV years. Also John his son, who died at Newcastle, August XVI MDCCCV, aged LVII years.
Borgue Kirkyard200In loving remembrance of Esther Purdie, wife of James Clark, who died at Rosebank, 6th July 1909, aged 75 years. Also the above James Clark, who died at Rosebank, 7th June 1915, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard201In loving memory of Esther Pudrie, wife of David Ballantyne, who died at Rosebank, Borgue, 14th Jan’y 1929, aged 47 years.
Borgue Kirkyard202Blank. Possibly a base for fallen table-stone #203.
Borgue Kirkyard203In memory of Margaret McDowal, spouse of Hugh Stewart Esq. of Gategill, who died 12th of September 1814, aged 50 years. Hugh Stewart Esq. of Gategill, died the 16th of Feb 1825, aged 72 years. Alexander James Stewart, their son, who died 15 July 1840, aged XLII years. Willie McDowall Stewart, relect the above William Welsh Esq., died 10th January 1869, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard204ans, his wife, who died at Low Borgue, 25th Sept'r 1864, aged 38 years. Also Mary Ann Stewart, his daughter, who died 4th Sept’r 1873, aged 16 years. Also James Stewart, his son, who died at Kirkcudbright, 17th June 1883, aged 31 years. Also Alexander Stewart, his son, who died at Merthyr, S. Wales, 11th July 1884, aged 29 years. Also Margaret Kirk, his wife, who died 9th Sept’r 1894, aged 60 years. Also the above John Stewart, who died at Pringleton, 25th Oct 1902, aged 76 years. Also Agnes Stewart, his daughter, who died at Millburn Street, Kirkcudbright, 2nd Jan 1914, aged 60.
Borgue Kirkyard205Erected by Mary Hall, in loving memory of her husband James Hall, who died at Elliceford, Borgue, July 10th 1919, aged 75 years. Also William, his son, Pte., Scottish Rifles, killed in action in France, 23rd Oct. 1916, aged 21 years. Also Mary, daughter of the above, who died at the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, 7th July 1923, aged 37 years. Also Mary McKeand, wife of the above James Hall, who died at Kirkcudbright, (illegible) 28th, 1935, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard206Erected by Thomas and Annie McIlwraith, in affectionate remembrance of their eldest son, Pte. John McIlwraith, 4th K.0.S.B. who died of fever in Kings Cross Hospital, Dundee, August 14th 1918, aged 19 years. Also the above Thomas McIlwraith, who died at Kirkcudbright, 21st Feb 1958, aged 84 years. Also the above Annie McIlwraith, who died at Kirkcudbright, 3rd Jan 1960, in her 86th year.
Borgue Kirkyard206aErected by Elizabeth Shannan in memory of Frank Shannan, her husband, who died at Earlston, 15th Nov'r 1923, aged 53 years.
Borgue Kirkyard207Sacred to the memory of William Young, who died Plunton Mains, 27th Oct’r 1917, aged 58 years. His wife Grace Campbell, died at Gatehouse, 8th March 1953.
Borgue Kirkyard207aIn loving memory of David, beloved son of John and Elizabeth Greggan, who died at Balmangan, Borgue, 5th April 1922, aged 8 years. Also Robert McGeorge, their nephew. and son of Robert and Mary McGeorge, who died at Alma Cottage, 17th June 1917, aged 2 years and 2 months. Also Wilhelmina, their daughter, who died at Balmangan, 27th July 1931, aged 1 year and 3 months. Also the above John Greggan, who died at Limetree Cottage, Borgue, 15th November 1959, aged 83 years. Also Elizabeth Slater, wife of the above, who died 8th May 1975, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard208Erected by John and Agnes Sneddon, in memory of Thomas Harvey, their son, who died at Muncraig, 17th March 1917, aged 17 months. Also the above John Sneddon, farmer, Barlocco, who died 18th Oct’r 1943, aged 70 years. Also Agnes Jane McLean, his wife, who died 31st May 1961, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard208aIn loving memory of David Bell, the beloved husband of Margaret Smith, who died at Cottage Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 17th August 1936, aged 57 years. Also William Smith Bell, their son, who died in infancy. Also the above Margaret Smith, who died at Slongaber, Shawhead, 27th Dec. 1954, aged 77 years. Also David Bell, their son, who died at Cottage Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 19th Jan. 1961, aged 52 years. Also their son John Alexander Bell, who died 12th March 1998, aged 85 years.
Borgue Kirkyard208bIn loving memory of William Neil, who died at Graplin, 11th March 1917, aged 54 years. Also Jane, his daughter, who died at Gilronie Cottage, 9th Feb. 1923, aged 15 years. Also Helen McSkimming, wife of the above, who died at Gilronie Cottage, 31st March 1937, aged 62 years. Deeply mourned. Also their daughter Williamina Neil, who died 10th February 1973, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard209Erected in memory of Janet Crawford, wife of Andrew Houston, who died at Carniehill, 30th January 1917, aged 85 years. Also the above Andrew Houston, who died at Carniehill, 3rd March 1918, aged 78 years. Also Jane White, wife of James Houston, who died at Doon-of-Urr Cottage, Bridge-of-Urr, 26th March 1927, aged 64 years. Also the said James Houston, who died at Maxwelltown, 16th June 1950, in his 86th year. Erected by their son James.
Borgue Kirkyard210In loving memory of John Kirk, who died at Muncraig, June 13th 1916, aged 65 years. Also Jane McCaa, his wife, who died at Castle Douglas, Oct’r 27th 1944, aged 93 years. Also their son William, who died at Castle Douglas, June 25th 1954, aged 72 years. Also their daughter Janet, who died at Castle Douglas, March 31st 1958, aged 77 years.
Borgue Kirkyard211In loving memory of David Gordon, third son of William and Mary Ann Murray, who died suddenly at Ayr, 4th Sept 1915, aged 23 years. Weep not my friends or comrades dear, I am not dead but sleeping here, my end you know my grave you see, prepare yourself to follow me. Also Mary Ann Gordon, beloved wife of William Murray, who died at Chapelton, 27th August 1923, aged 57 years. Peace perfect peace. Also the said William Murray, who died at Chapelton, Borgue, 22nd Feb 1937, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard212In loving memory of James Carson, who died at Glenterry, in the parish of Borgue, 7th Feb 1915, aged 62 years. And of his wife Agnes Lorimer, who died at Eskbank, Dalkeith, Midlothian, 19th Nov 1916, aged 60 years.
Borgue Kirkyard213In loving memory of Henry White, who died at Lennox Plunton, 16th Jan’y 1915, aged 65 years. Also his beloved wife Annie Maxwell, who died at 27 Fleet St, Gatehouse, 3rd July 1934, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard214In loving memory of John, son of John and Agnes Kirk, who died at Boreland, 25th Nov’r 1914, aged 1 year and 4 months. Also the above John Kirk, who died at 11 Fleet Street, Gatehouse, 31st March 1956, aged 78 years. Also Agnes Hunter Glover, wife of the above John Kirk, who died at Linnethall, Southwick, 23rd April 1971, aged 87 years. Also William, their youngest son, who died 31st March 1976, aged 50 years.
Borgue Kirkyard215In memory of Robert Clark, son of David Leith, who died 1875 in infancy. Also Samuel his son, who died at Langlands, June 13th 1914, aged 29 years. Also David his son, killed in action in France, March 11th 1917, aged 34 years. Also the above David Leith, who died at Langlands, 29th May 1925, aged 72 years. Also Mary Clark, his wife, died 10th Feb 1926, aged 74 years. Also John their son, and husband of Martha Weatherhead, who died at Christchurch, New Zealand, 30th July 1930, aged 42 years.
Borgue Kirkyard216aSacred to the memory of Selina Kean, of Church Bank, Borgue, who died at Cleugh Dalry, Galloway, 8th Dec 1928, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard216bIn loving memory of my dear mother Mary Ann McKenzie, who died at Pringleton, Borgue, 11th May 1914, aged 60 years. Ever remembered.
Borgue Kirkyard217In loving memory of David McCormack, who died at Leith Hospital, 16th March 1914, aged 59 years. Also Barbara Milroy, his wife, who died at 34 Esher Road, Liverpool, 31st January 1928, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard218In loving memory of David Hyslop Coates, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 16th May 1913, aged 47 years. Also Barbara Milroy, his daughter, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 13th October 1913, aged 5 years. And Margaret Brown his daughter, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 14th January 1922, aged 15 years. And Euphemia Jane Hyslop, his daughter, who died at Laurieston Hall Hospital, 1st January 1950, aged 47 years.
Borgue Kirkyard219In affectionate remembrance of James Wright, who died at Ross Cottage, Borgue, 30th Oct 1910, aged 51 years.
Borgue Kirkyard220In affectionate remembrance of William Girvan, who died at Borness, Borgue, 8th Sept 1910, aged 42 years. Also Isabella Telfer, his wife, who died at 5 Atkinson Place, Kirkcudbright, 1st December 1936, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard221In loving memory of Mary Hanning, beloved wife of Thomas McWhiter, who died 21 st Feb’y 1910, aged 72 years, at Margrie. Also the said Thomas McWhiter, who died at Gatehouse, 8th Dec 1920, aged 78 years. Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord. Died at Margrie Cottage, Borgue.
Borgue Kirkyard221aIn loving memory of Samuel Caig, who died at Western Infirmary, Glasgow, 20th May 1923, aged 68 years, and was interred here. Also Agnes Caffie, his wife, who died at the Cottage Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 4th July 1943, in her 86th year. Erected by his widow.
Borgue Kirkyard222In memory of Helen Graham, wife of William Little, late High Borgue, who died at Knockmullock, on 16th Nov 1909, aged 68 years. Also the above William Little, who died at Knockmullock, on 23rd June 1913, aged 77 years
Borgue Kirkyard223Erected by Michael Wallace, in loving memory of his wife Elizabeth Jane Rae, who died at Rattra, 11th Nov 1908, aged 50 years. Also his 6th son, Pte. Michael Wallace, 1st Scot Guards, killed in action at La Basse, 25th Jan’y 1915, aged 22 years. Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. Also his youngest daughter Agnes, who died at Bishopton, Twynholm, 5th March 1919, aged 17 years & 3 months. Also the above Michael Wallace, who died at Boreland, Borgue, 9th Feb 1931, aged 75 years. Also Robert Wallace, their sixth son, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 15th February 1947, aged 52 years.
Borgue Kirkyard224Erected by the Payne family, in memory of Helen Nish, who was a faithful servant and devoted friend of the family for over 60 years, died 14th Oct’r 1908, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard225In loving memory of James William Ballantyne, 5th son of John Ballantyne, who died at Standingstone, Rerrick, 24th June 1899, aged 3 years and 10 months. Also Laurie his eldest daughter, who died at Brighouse, Borgue, 7th December 1906, aged 22 years. Also Alexander, his youngest son, who died at Meikle Sypland, 27th July 1910, aged 10 years. Also the said John Ballantyne, who died at Stevenston, Ayrshire, 16th May 1916, aged 52 years. Also L/Cpl Robert Ballantyne, Gordon Highlanders, killed in action in France, 8th April 1917, aged 27 years. Also Mary Jane, his second daughter, who died at Brockville, Ont., Canada, 10th Sep 1917, aged 23 years. Also Jane Bryden, wife of the said John Ballantyne, died 6th March 1933, aged 71 years. Interred at Birmingham Cemetery.
Borgue Kirkyard226Erected by John Caig, in loving memory of Margaret Marshall, his wife, who died at Earlston, Borgue, 14th Oct’r 1905, aged 43 years. Also James, his only son, died of wounds, 14th Nov 1916, aged 29 years, interred at Puchbillers. The above John Caig, who died at Bruachmore, Gatehouse, 17th March 1925, aged 68 years. Also Jessie McLaren, widow of the said John Caig, died at Bruachmore, Gatehouse, 29th Nov 1946, aged 83 years. Also Helen, daughter of above Margaret and John Caig, died at Bruachmore, 7th July 1952, aged 69 years. Until the shadows from this earth are cast.
Borgue Kirkyard227Erected by Andrew Watson, in loving memory of Margaret Maxwell, his wife, who died at Brighouse, 8th Sept 1905, aged 39 years. Also Margaret Kerr, his mother-in-law, wife of George Kirkpatrick, who died at Brighouse, 31st May 1910, aged 69 years. Joseph his second son, Pte. 1/5 K.0.S.B., killed in action in Gallipoli, July 12th 1915 aged 27 years. Andrew his fourth son Pte 1/5 K.0.S.B. killed in action in Gallipoli, Dec’r 30th 1915, aged 21 years. The above Andrew Watson, who died at Bombie Glen, 19th September 1933, aged 69 years. Also Matilda Kerr, his wife, who died at Bombie Glen, 4th Nov’r 1943, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard228Erected by Hugh Caffie, in loving memory of his wife Elizabeth Davidson, who died at Minto, 20th March 1905, aged 69 years. Also of their daughter Jane, wife of William Allison, who died at Liverpool, 22nd August 1901, aged 37 years. Also their great-grandson Samuel Bruce, who died 8th Nov 1912, aged 13 months. Also Maggie Johnstone, wife of Hugh Bruce, who died 17th June 1914, aged 30 years. Also Hugh his son, died 27th July 1914, in infancy. Also the said Hugh C Bruce, who died 21st April 1916, aged 29 years. The cup was bitter the blow severe, to part with him we loved so dear, it was God’s will it must be so, by his command we all must go. Also the above Hugh Caffie, who died at Earlston, Borgue, 16th April 1918, aged 83 years. At Rest. Thy will be done.
Borgue Kirkyard229In affectionate remembrance of Hugh Sproat, who died at Earlston, 11th Oct 1904, aged 62 years. Also Agnes Smith, wife of the above, who died at 50 Craigie St., Glasgow, Feb 23rd 1907, aged 64 years. Until the day break and the shadows flee away. Erected by his wife and family and Sir William and Lady Gordon whom he served faithfully for 32 years.
Borgue Kirkyard230In loving memory of Hugh Jamieson, who died at Senwick Park, Borgue, 10th September 1904, aged 75 years. Also Agnes Tait, wife of the above, who died at Senwick Park, Borgue, 21st May 1914, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard231In loving memory of Mary Wallace, (widow of Alexander Marshall, Leven,) who died at Katrine Bank, 17th Dec'r 1908, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard232In remembrance of Charles James Cunningham who died at Margrie House, 7th March 1904, aged 63 years. Also Eleanor Cunningham, sister of the above, died April 9th 1920.
Borgue Kirkyard233In loving memory of Gordon Ansell, son of James Ashton and Eva Louise Fairhurst, of Borness & Stafford, born 5th May 1897, died 4th Oct’r 1902. “Suffer me to come to thee”. In loving memory of Thomas Fairhurst, of Borness and Kilhey Court, Wigan, born 23rd June 1840, died 12th Feb'y 1912.
Borgue Kirkyard234Erected by Peter and Mary Neil, Earlston in loving memory of our dear daughter Mary who died at Earlston on 24th Feb 1907 aged 29 years. Also the above Peter Neil died 28th Nov. 1927 aged 82 years. Also Mary Wilson Shennan widow of the above Peter Neil who died at Earlston 14th Nov 1928 aged 79 years. Also Mary Bell wife of John Neil who died at Dumfries 26th Nov'r 1942 aged 55 years. Also the above John Neil who died at Kirkcudbright 10th March 1965 aged 79 years. “For ever with the Lord”.
Borgue Kirkyard235In loving memory of Lizzie Mary, daughter of Robert and Isabella Carson, Conchieton, who died “suddenly”, 18th Sep’r 1907, aged 8 years. Also the said Isabella (Tait) Carson, born 9th November 1856, died 14th November 1914. Also Penelope Gordon, wife of Robert Carson, who died 12th January 1925, aged 55 years. Also the said Robert Carson, who died at Conchieton, 23rd February 1930, in his 79th year. Also Robert, twin son of the above Robert and Isabella Carson, Conchieton, who died 7th December 1967, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard236In loving remembrance of Hannah Glencross, wife of William Martin, who died at Cairniehill, May 31st 1908, aged 75 years. Also the said William Martin, who died at Cairniehill, 1st Feb 1917, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard237In affectionate remembrance of William Fraser, who died at Lennox Plunton, Borgue, 13th Feb 1909, aged 52 years. Also William his son, who died at Brandon Hospital, Manitoba, 30th March 1907, aged 23 years. Nearer my God to thee, nearer to thee.
Borgue Kirkyard238In memory of Alexander Smith, farmer, Mill of Plunton, who died 16th March 1909, aged 86 years. Also Grace McMicheal his wife, who died at Springfield Cottage, 6th May 1925, aged 88 years. Also James their son, who died at Mill of Plunton, 7th July 1937, aged 63 years. Also Amelia Armstrong, wife of the said James Smith who died 8th Sept 1939. Also Elizabeth Jane, daughter of the above Alexander Smith, who died 7th July 1956, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard238aIn loving memory of Robert Clark Kirkpatrick, beloved husband of Janet Nelson, who died at Fell, Moniaive, 29th Aug. 1928, aged 56 years. The said Janet Nelson, died at Bridgend, Haugh of Urr, 20th April 1947, aged 73 years. Their son Nelson, died at Muncraig, 10th March 1911, aged 15 months. Their daughter, Agnes Carter, died at The Ross, 10th Feb. 1913, aged 17? years. Their daughter, Mary Jane, died at haugh of Urr, 5th April 1958, aged 62 years.
Borgue Kirkyard239In loving memory of Sarah Ramsay, beloved wife of John Robison, who died 11th July 1915, aged 30 years. Also Margaret Hamilton his mother, who died 20th July 1935, aged 89 years. Also Maggie Jane Robison, his daughter, who died 13th July 1951, aged 46 years. Also the above John Robison, who died 30th Dec 1957, aged 76 years. Also Hugh his son, who died 12th Feb 1959, aged 47 years.
Borgue Kirkyard240In affectionate remembrance of Jane Payne, wife of Samuel McTaggart, who died at Chapelton Row, 8th May 1911, in her 63rd year. Also the above Samuel McTaggart, who died at Lindean Mill, Galashiels, 12th Aug 1925, in his 92nd year. Also Jane their daughter, who died 8th January 1951, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard241In loving memory of James Hunter, who died at Chapelton, on 28th January 1913, aged 54 years. Also James Hannay, his third son, who died in hospital, Castle Douglas, on 8th Sept 1906, aged 11 years. Also Jane Hannay, his wife, who died at Halleaths Home Farm, Lochmaben, 31st Oct’r 1931, aged 61 years. Also Annie Muir, daughter of the above, who died 13th August 1976, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard242In loving memory of Margaret Sharp, beloved wife of James Gibson, who died at Southpark, Borgue, 20th Jan'y 1929, aged 63 years. Also the above James Gibson, who died 17th Dec'r 1959, aged 94 years.
Borgue Kirkyard243In loving memory of Jeanie Irving McMyn, wife of W.P. Gilmour, who died Balmangan, 3rd October 1929, aged 72 years. Also of their elder son, William Gilmour, Lieut. Scottish Rifles, killed in action near Kut-el-Amara, Iraq, 9th April 1916, aged 26 years. Also of above William Pollock Gilmour, who died at Balmangan, 13th June 1941, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard244In loving memory of Maggie Robinson, beloved wife of Robert Raphael, who died at Ingleston Dairy, 23rd March 1927, aged 50 years. Also the above Robert Raphael, who died at Carco Mains, Sanquhar, 15th Dec'r 1942, aged 76 years.
Borgue Kirkyard245In loving memory of John Hood, who died at Seaward Cottage, Kirkcudbright, 23rd Oct. 1937, aged 80 years. Also Mary Murchie, his wife, who died at Pringleton, Borgue, 20th March 1927, aged 70 years. Also Robert, their son, Pte. 2nd KOSB, killed in action on 4th Oct 1917, aged 35 years. Also Agnes, their daughter, widow of John Ireland, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 16th Oct 1946, aged 61 years.
Borgue Kirkyard246In sacred memory of George G.B. Sproat, of Borness and Borgue, beloved husband of Annie Martha Fergusson, died at Borness, 23rd Jan 1927 aged 69 years. And Annie Martha Fergusson, his wife, died at Borness, 18th March 1959, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard247In loving memory of Mary Renton Maxwell, wife of William Kelly, who died at Burnfoot, 19th December 1938, aged 87 years. Also their daughter Janet, who died 11th January 1975, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard248Erected by William Moffat in memory of his wife Margaret Brown Rennie, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 17th July 1926, aged 52 years. Agnes, their daughter, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 23rd July 1939, aged 22 years. Also the above William Moffat, who died at Chapelton Smithy, 7th July 1940, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard249In loving memory of William Telfer, beloved husband of Agnes Ross, died 15th April 1966, aged 71 years. Also the above Agnes Ross, died 23rd Dec 1992, aged 91 years. Also Agnes & William, died in infancy.
Borgue Kirkyard250In loving memory of Joseph Stitt, died 18th Sept. 1925. Also his wife, Elizabeth Locke, died 14th Jan'y 1958. Also their son James, died 22nd May 1936.
Borgue Kirkyard251In loving memory of Samuel Kirkpatrick, who died at Cooper Croft, 14th May 1925, aged 58 years. Also Elizabeth Patterson, his wife, who died at Broomisle, Munches, Dalbeattie, 14th July 1940, aged 65 years.
Borgue Kirkyard252In loving memory of Mary Marshall, wife of John Henderson, who died at Katrine Bank, 11th April 1925, aged 59 years. Also the said John Henderson, who died at Katrine Bank, 24th Jan 1931, aged 70 years.
Borgue Kirkyard253Erected by Alexander Hogg, in memory of his daughter Jean Laurie Hogg, who died at Upper Senwick, 10th Feb 1925, aged 2? years. Also the above Alexander Hogg, who died at Royal Infirmary, Dumfries, 25th September 1952, aged 69 years. Also Catherine Thomson, his wife, who died at Upper Senwick, 31st December 1960, aged 77 years. Also their daughter, Catherine Petrie Hogg, who died at Lochmaben Hospital, 25th April 1992, aged 83 years. And Helen Cairns Hogg, who died at Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary, 25th June 1994, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard254In loving memory of William Palmer, who died 2nd July 1924, aged 48 years. Also his beloved wife Annie Agnes Lavery, who died at 'Jeanville', Dumfries, 29th April 1934, aged 56 years. Also their daughter Helen Jane, who died suddenly at 23 Moffat Road, Dumfries, 3rd Nov 1966, aged 66 years, cremated. Also Agnes F. Borland, dearly loved wife of James Palmer, their son, 'Uplands', Dalbeattie, who died 22nd September 1969, cremated. Also the above James Palmer, who died at Dumfries, 23rd Dec'r 1974, aged 66 years. Also their daughter Annie Evelyn Palmer, who died 9th April 1993, aged 77 years.
Borgue Kirkyard255Erected by William McTaggart, in memory of Ramsay, his son, who died in infancy. Also the said William McTaggart, died at Dumfries Infirmary, 6th Nov 1959, aged 85 years. Also sarah Jane Smith, his wife, died 16th Dec 1964, aged 77 years.
Borgue Kirkyard256Erected by Jessie Johnstone, in loving memory of her husband, George Docherty, who died at Bridgend, Twynholm, 6th May 1924, aged 77 years. Also the above Jessie Johnstone, who died 9th Jan'y 1929, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard257Erected in loving memory of Hugh Malcolm, son of Hector and Margaret Mackinnon, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 29th Jan 1922, aged 22 years. Also Alexander Gillespie, their son, who was accidentally drowned at Shanghai, 9th April 1922, aged 29 years. Also Margaret Gillespie, wife of the above Hector Mackinnon, who died at Ulva, Kirkgunzeon, 16th July 1938, aged 72 years. Also the said Hector Mackinnon, who died at Ulva, Kirkgunzeon, 29th November 1945, aged 82 years. Also Catherine, their daughter, who died at Edgware, London, 6th April 1947, aged 43 years. Also Hector Mackinnon, their son, died at Ulva, Kirkgunzeon, 6th February 1949, aged 51 years. Also Effie Grant Mackinnon, their daughter, widow of Malcolm Mackinnon, who died at Stirling, 15th Sept 1977, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard258In loving memory of Alexander Hogg, who died at Braefoot, Balmaghie, 5th June 1921, aged 59 years. Also his son Henry, Gordon Highlanders, who died of wounds 16th Oct 1917, aged 25 years, interred in Abbeville Military Cemetery in France. Also his son Andrew, Gordon Highlanders, who died of wounds, 7th Nov. 1917, aged 23 years, interred in East Africa. Also his wife Janet Beattie, who died at Gatehouse, 6th Feb 1942, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard259In loving memory of Omar Cowan Carter, who died at Cairniehill, 10th June 1920, aged 64 years. Also Ellen Martin, his wife, died at Shiel Dairy, N. Galloway, 17th August 1924, aged 65 years. Also Robert, their son, who died 4th October 1965, aged 71 years. Also Hannah, their daughter, who died 28th August 1966, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard260Sacred to the memory of Mary Samson, elder daughter of Edwin S. and Mary W. Munro, who died 6th June 1920, aged 12 years 9 months. Also the above Edwin Smith Munro, M.A., rector of Borgue Academy 1904 - 1924, who died 17th December 1924, in his 55th year. Also his wife Agnes Weir Gibson, who died at Kirkcaldy, 24th August 1957, in her 86th year. Also their sons, James Gibson Munro, M.B., Ch.B., died at Egrement, 18th Sept 1949, and Edwin Smith Munro, died Kirkcaldy 29th Jan1965, Robert Munro, B.Sc., died at Troon 24th Nov'r 1975. Also their daughter Minnie Struthers, died 10-12-1993.
Borgue Kirkyard261To the memory of Mary Samson Munro, a beloved pupil and class mate, who died in her 13th year. This memorial is consecrated by her teachers and fellow pupils in Borgue Academy. "I give thee back the life I love, that in thine ocean depths, its flow may higher, fuller be.
Borgue Kirkyard262In loving memory of Alice, died 8th Sept. 1936, Burnfoot, Borgue.
Borgue Kirkyard263In loving memory of Alan Stewart McCradey, who died 3rd Oct. 1932, aged 4 years. Erected by John & Marion Fairley.
Borgue Kirkyard264In loving memory of David Campbell, who died at Laburnum Cottage, Borgue, 9th Dec. 1937, in his 81st year. Also Elizabeth McLagan, his wife, who died at Ellangowan Road, Shawlands, Glasgow, 9th May 1951, in her 91st year. Also in loving memory of Ernest Bradley, Serg't RAF, their grandson, killed on air ops. over Bordeaux, 26th July 1942, aged 21 years.
Borgue Kirkyard265In loving memory of George Graham, who died at Kinganton, 5th June 1940, aged 29 years.
Borgue Kirkyard266In loving memory of Euphemia Findlay, wife of A Kirkpatrick, died 29th March 1929, aged 54. Also the above Alexander Kirkpatrick, died 18th April 1945, aged 78. Also Pte. James Kirkpatrick, 9th KOSB, drowned by enemy action, Aug 1915, aged 20.
Borgue Kirkyard267Erected by John and Margaret McKinna, in memory of their daughter Margaret, wife of the late Henry G Haskell, died 24th Aug 1929, aged 53. The above Margaret McKinna, died 29th Aug 1930, aged 80. The above John McKinna, died 2nd Aug 1937, aged 88.
Borgue Kirkyard268In memory of David McNaught, who died at Brighouse, 7th Nov'r 1929, aged 53 years. Also Agnes Kirkpatrick, his wife, died at Twynholm, 11th May 1951, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard269In loving memory of my dear husband, William McKeand, who died at Carleton, 4th Dec. 1932. Also our dear children; Margaret, Mary and David, who died in infancy. Robert, killed in action 3rd Sep. 1916, aged 19 years. Grace, accidentally drowned 16th Nov. 1928, aged 17 years. Gavin, who died at Carleton, 27th Jan. 1933, aged 13 years. Also Maggie Jane Lidderdale, wife of the above William McKeand, who died 30th Dec. 1939, aged 59 years.
Borgue Kirkyard270In loving memory of Jessie Agnes Gordon, wife of Peter Anderson, who died at Brigend Smithy, 17th April 1931, aged 61 years. Also the above Peter Anderson, died at Dumfries Infirmary, 17th Jan 1947, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard271In loving memory of Harriet Gordon McMinn, adopted daughter of James and Janet Campbell, died at Ross Cottage, Borgue, 3rd June 1931, aged 14 years and 5 months. Also the above James Campbell, husband of Janet Wallace, died at Castle Douglas Hosp'l, 30th June 1957, aged 78 years. Also the above Janet Wallace, died at Craigend, New Galloway, 18th October 1960, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard272In loving memory of George Thomson, died at Upper Senwick on the 29th October 1931, aged 85 years.
Borgue Kirkyard273In loving memory of Jane Maltman, beloved wife of James White, who died at Culraven, Borgue, 19th Feb'y 1932, aged 50 years. Also the above James White, who died at Blackaddie, Sanquhar, 4th Dec 1949, aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard274In loving memory of John McClymont, who died at Upper Rerrick, Dundrennan, 30th June 1941, aged 53 years. Also Margaret, eldest daughter of above, who died at Clauchrie, Wigtown, 24th November 1911, aged 10 days. Also Earnest, youngest son of the above, who died at Littleton, Gatehouse, 10th January 1932, aged 1 year 3 days. Also Agnes Campbell, wife of above, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 27th September 1964, aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard275In memory of Thomas Saunders, who died at Culraven Cottage, Borgue, 29th September 1933, aged 52 years. Also Margaret Smith Currie, his wife, died at Castle Douglas, 9th Nov. 1938, aged 64 years.
Borgue Kirkyard276In loving memory of Jean McPherson, beloved wife of Thomas H Sewell, who died 22nd Nov. 1934, aged 43 years. Also the above Thomas H Sewell, who died 1st December 1958, aged 67 years. Also Mary Robson, his second wife, who died at the Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 3rd April 1975, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard277In memory of Isabella Wilson, who died at Islesteps, Troqueer, 1st Oct 1935, aged 67 years, beloved wife of Robert Findlay. Also the above Robert Findlay, who died at Ecclefechan on 26th March 1951, aged 82 years. Also John Wilson Findlay, beloved only son of above, and husband of Margaret Potts, died 13th Aug. 1966, aged 67 years. Also their daughter Elizabeth, who died at Cooper Hospital, Camden, New Jersey, on 20th April 1960, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard278In loving memory of Alfred Clark, beloved husband of Christina Blair, who died at Chapelton Row, Borgue, on 10th Dec 1935, aged 68 years. Also the above Christina Blair, who died at Lockerbie Road, Dumfries, 21st July 1948, aged 79 years. Also their daughter Isabella Clark, who died at Dumfries on 15th March 1985, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard279In loving memory of Agnes McTaggart, beloved wife of John Crosbie, died 23rd Jan'y 1936, aged 53 years. Also the above John Crosbie, died 4th Nov'r 1948, aged 67 years.
Borgue Kirkyard280In loving memory of John Graham, dearly beloved son of Hugh and Janet Turner, who died at Barmagachan, 13th May 1937, aged 11 months.
Borgue Kirkyard281In loving memory of Samuel Rowan, the beloved husband of Georgina Clark, who died at Portcheek, Dundrennan, 17th July 1937, aged 72 years. Also Georgina McInnes Clark, his dear wife, who died at Brockloch, Kirkpatrick-Durham, 5th January 1947, aged 72 years. Also Isabella Rowan, their daughter, who died 28th December 1978, aged 73 years. Also Samuel Rowan, their son, who died 30th June 1982, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard282In loving memory of Andrew (Drew), beloved son of Andrew and Agnes Beattie, who died at Borgue Village on 18th February 1939, aged 6 years. Also the above Andrew Beattie, who died there on 14th May 1941, aged 52 years. Also Agnes Carson, his wife, who died at Royal Infirmary, Dumfries, 9th Sep 1950, aged 53 years.
Borgue Kirkyard283In loving memory of Sarah McAdam (Sadie), beloved younger daughter of Samuel & Agnes Potts, died 10th Oct'r 1939, aged 6 years. Also the above Samuel Potts, died 23rd Sept 1967, aged 75 years. Also his wife Agnes Parker, died 8th Aug't 1974, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard284In loving memory of David McQueen, son of John & Annie McQueen, died at Cairniehill, 14th May 1940, aged 8 years. Also Annie Kenyon, beloved wife of the above John McQueen, who died 1st Oct 1953, aged 53 years. Also the above John McQueen, who died at Millbrae, Corsock, 27th March 1969, aged 81 years. (Supplementary) In loving memory of Dennis Kinchin, 1921 - 2001.
Borgue Kirkyard285In loving memory of William Kirkpatrick, who died 4th Oct'r 1984, aged 69 years. Beloved husband of Margaret Milwain, a beloved mother, who died 13th January 1999, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard286In loving memory of Dorothy (Lady Steedman), beloved wife and treasured companion of Air Chief Marshall Sir Alasdair Steedman, of Rutherford, Gatehouse of Fleet, who died 29th December 1983, aged 61 years. She is sorely missed. Also the above Air Chief Marshall Alasdair Steedman, GCB, CBE, DFC, FRAeS, CBIM, who died 2nd January 1992, aged 69 years. Much loved father and grandfather. "Free to serve."
Borgue Kirkyard287In loving memory of John Kerr, dearly loved husband of Jane Hyslop Thomson, who died 9th June 1983, aged 74 years. Also the above Jane Hyslop Thomson, who died 12th July 1997, aged 86. Together again.
Borgue Kirkyard288In loving memory of William McMath, beloved husband of Jeanie Cruickshanks, who died 18th Jan'y 1983, aged 74 years. Also the above Jeanie Cruickshanks, who died 3rd Dec'r 1989, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard289In loving memory of Frank K Sneddon, Barlocco, died 6th October 1982, aged 65 years. Beloved husband of Mary I Robson, died 10th March 1998, aged 75 years.
Borgue Kirkyard290In loving memory of James Raphael, who died 5th April 1982, aged 75 years. Dearly loved husband of Nan Hyslop, who died 17th April 1989, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard291In loving memory of Martha Green Todd, died 6th February 1979, aged 86 years, beloved wife of Col. Walter Frederick Todd, of Knockbrex. "To know her was to love her." Also the above Col. Walter Frederick Todd, died 8th December 1981, aged 93 years.
Borgue Kirkyard292In loving memory of Helen Alice Edgar, beloved wife of James Corson, who died 24th February 1979, aged 69 years. Also the above James Corson, who died 20th January 1980, aged 73 years.
Borgue Kirkyard293In loving memory of Andrew George, dearly loved son of John & Maureen Parker, who died result of an accident at Auchenhay, on 27th May 1979, aged 16 years.
Borgue Kirkyard294In loving memory of Ian James, beloved eldest son of Ian and Janet McClune, died result of an accident, 22nd November 1980, aged 20 years.
Borgue Kirkyard295In loving memory of Ian James, beloved eldest son of Ian and Janet McClune, died result of an accident, 22nd November 1980, aged 20 years.
Borgue Kirkyard296In loving memory of George Thom, beloved husband of Margaret Gordon, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, on 19th January 1955, in his 74th year. Also the above Margaret Gordon, who died 1st August 1970.
Borgue Kirkyard297In loving memory of William Carnochan, died at Ross, 12th Nov. 1953, aged 74 years. Also his dear wife Janet Allan, died 7th Sep. 1959, aged 82 years. Also his son, Robert, died 27th June 1954, aged 47 years.
Borgue Kirkyard298In loving memory of Thomas T Clark, who died 9th August 1953, aged 57 years. Also his wife Jane Raphael, who died 7th January 1992, aged 91 years.
Borgue Kirkyard299In loving memory of James Milroy, died at Urr Bank, Bridge of Urr, 31st Jan 1952, aged 70 years. Also his wife Sarah Carter, died at The Grove, Dumfries, 12th April 1968, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard300In loving remembrance of David J McCallister, husband of Shona McCredie, accidentally killed at London, 25th Jan 1952, aged 34 years. Also their dear son David, died 7th February 1981, aged 28 years. "Safe in God's keeping."
Borgue Kirkyard301In loving memory of Mary Farish Gibson, beloved wife of William Ferguson, who died at Muncraig, on 4th January 1952, aged 66 years. Also the above William Ferguson, who died 3rd November 1969, aged 90 years.
Borgue Kirkyard302In loving memory of Lawrence H Robertson, who died 12th Nov'r 1950, aged 22 years. Also Jean Simpson, his aunt, who died 23rd July 1960, aged 66 years. Also his mother, Helen Robertson, nee Simpson, who died 22nd Jan'y 1972, aged 80 years. Also his brother, Thomas Robertson, who died 27th Dec. 1986, aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard303In loving memory of John McMyn Gilmour, of Chapelton, Borgue, who died 27th October 1950, aged 59 years. And Marjorie Ashton Callon, his wife, who died 18th October 1977, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard304In memory of Marjorie Russel Gunn, born in Edinburgh 4th Nov. 1886, died at Borgue, 12th Sep. 1950. Also Edith Milner Gunn, her sister, Fisher Croft, Borgue, born 16th August 1888, died 7th April 1955.
Borgue Kirkyard305Erected by Walter Hogg, in loving memory of his wife Annie Hogg, died 15th Aug. 1950, aged 79 years. Also the said Walter Hogg, who died 13th Dec. 1958, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard306In loving memory of Robert James Murray, beloved son of Donald & Margaret Murray, who died at Royal Infirmary, Dumfries, 25th August 1949, aged 21 years. Also the above Donald Murray, who died at Borness, 1st Dec. 1958, aged 74 years. And his wife, Margaret McMinn, who died at Slagnaw, Rhonehouse, 7th March 1964, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard307In loving memory of Robert S Sandford, beloved husband of Beatrice Smyth, who died on the 17th June 1948, aged 46 years.
Borgue Kirkyard308In memory of Ella, wife of James C Barber, Carleton, who died 21st Nov 1947, aged 70 years. Also the above James C Barber, who died at Carleton on the 9th May 1952, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard309In loving memory of William Cruickshanks, beloved husband of Martha Jane Hunter, who died at Rattra, 8th July 1947, aged 71 years. Also the above Martha Jane Hunter, who died 12th January 1968, aged 84 years.
Borgue Kirkyard310In loving memory of William Lavery, who died at Muncraig, Borgue, 8th Nov. 1946, aged 70 years. Also Euphemia Crosbie, his wife, died 7th August 1921, aged 44 years. Also John McCulloch, their son-in-law, who died at Gatehouse, 3rd September, 1963, aged 74 years. Also Jane Lavery, their daughter, who died 1st July 1985, aged 79 years, wife of the above. Also their daughter Helen P. McCulloch, who died 12th May 1994, aged 65 years, beloved wife of William Dalrymple.
Borgue Kirkyard311In loving memory of Robert Armstrong, beloved husband of Jeanie Graham, who died at Littleton, 14th June 1944, aged 73 years. Also the above Jeanie Graham, who died at Littleton, 28th July 1960, aged 84 years. Also their eldest son Robert L (Roger), farmer, Barharrow, died 16th Dec 1976, aged 73 years. Also their eldest daughter Isabel Graham, died 25th July 1989, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard312In loving memory of Robert A Cairnie, beloved husband of Elizabeth Murray, who died at Auchenhay, 25th March 1943, aged 67 years. Also the above Elizabeth Murray, who died at Mahaar, Kirkcolm, 1st December 1972, aged 93 years. Also their daughter Jean, who died 18th April 1994, aged 90 years. Erected by the family.
Borgue Kirkyard313In loving memory of In loving memory of Alexander Gordon, beloved husband of Amy Thomson, who died 28th May 1960, aged 61 years. Also (Wee Betty) their daughter, died in infancy. Also the above Amy Thomson, who died 9th May 1992, in her 92nd year. Rest in peace.
Borgue Kirkyard314In loving memory of Elizabeth Butler, wife of William Murray, Buittle, died 3rd Sep 1941, aged 50 years.
Borgue Kirkyard315In loving memory of Annie Currie, died 5th Feb'y 1941, aged 7 years.
Borgue Kirkyard316In affectionate remembrance of Samuel McClurg McCreadie, Pte. KOSB, beloved son of William and Grace McCreadie, Ingleston, Borgue, killed by enemy air action at Epping, Essex, 18th November 1940, aged 21 years. Also the above William McCreadie, who died at Culcaigrie, Twynholm, 28th December 1956, aged 73 years. Also Grace Dryfesdale, wife of William McCreadie, who died at Auchabreck, Port-Logan, 24th April 1966, aged 81 years. Also their son Thomas McCreadie, died at Ontario, Canada, 16th March 1972.
Borgue Kirkyard317In loving memory of Anne Ritchie, wife of Hugh Parker of Auchenhay, born 1860, died 11th October 1940. Also the above Hugh Parker, born 1856, died 11th April 1949. Also their youngest daughter, Jessie Sinclair, born 1894, died 11th June 1956. Also their daughter Annie Ritchie, born 1890, died 15th Nov'r 1968.
Borgue Kirkyard318In loving memory of Mary Muir, beloved wife of Douglas True, who died at Ingleston, Borgue, 4th Feb. 1955, aged 63 years. Also the above Douglas Fulton True, died 16th May 1969, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard319In loving memory of John Anderson Kinghorn, late of Johannesburg, S.A., who died at Borgue, 20th Sep. 1955, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard320In loving memory of Alexander McLachlan, died at Blackbriggs, Borgue, 25th May 1957, aged 77 years. Also his wife, Margaret Ireland, who died at Borness, 12th June 1961, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard321In loving memory of Agnes Milligan, died 7th June 1969, aged 63 years. Beloved wife of William Johnstone, died 25th June 1987, aged 81 years. Also their son George, died 2nd Nov. 1956, aged 19 years.
Borgue Kirkyard322In loving memory of Thomas Douglas, beloved husband of Christina Wilson, died at New Dairy, Bridge of Dee, 21st Jan. 1957, aged 79 years. Also the above Christina Wilson, who died at Banks Dairy, 7th Feb. 1971, aged 86 years.
Borgue Kirkyard323In loving memory of Isabella Hutchison Eaglesham, beloved wife of Thomas McMillan, who died at Margrie, Borgue, 22nd April 1958, aged 72 years. Also the above Thomas McMillan, who died 16th Feb. 1980, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard324In loving memory of Edward Stuart, infant son of Ward & Morag McLellan, died at Auchenhay, on 11th October 1958, aged 7 weeks.
Borgue Kirkyard325In loving memory of Alan, beloved son of William & Hannah Cruickshanks, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 8th April 1960, aged 5 years.
Borgue Kirkyard326In memory of James Carnochan, beloved husband of Isabel Dalrymple, died 16th Dec. 1960, aged 75 years. Also the above Isabel Dalrymple, died at Kirkcudbright, 9th October 1970, aged 74 years.
Borgue Kirkyard327In loving memory of Alexander K McMinn, beloved husband of Gracie Adams, who died 25th Dec. 1960, aged 53 years.
Borgue Kirkyard328In loving memory of James Hyslop, Lennox Plunton, beloved husband of Margaret Jane McKie, who died 15th June 1961, aged 63 years. Also the above Margaret Jane McKie, who died 23rd Oct. 1966, aged 73 years. Also his sister Jessie Isabella Hyslop, who died 22nd Feb. 1976, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard329In loving memory of Jane Callon, who died in Borgue, 29th September 1961, in her 90th year.
Borgue Kirkyard330In loving memory of John Hood, who died at Knockbrex, 23rd Nov'r 1961, aged 81 years. Also his wife, Margaret Saunders, who died at Kirkcudbright Hospital, 2nd Dec'r 1961, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard331In loving memory of William J McVitie, Chapelton Row, Borgue, who died at Cottage Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 7th February 1962, aged 73 years. Also his wife, Lena Clacherty, died at Kirkcudbright, 24th January 1969, aged 80 years.
Borgue Kirkyard332In loving memory of David Hunter, beloved husband of Margaret McDonald, who died on 4th March 1962, aged 72 years. Also the above Margaret McDonald, who died 2nd June 1977, aged 80 years. Re-united.
Borgue Kirkyard333In loving memory of David James Maxwell, beloved husband of Betty Kirkpatrick, who died at Kirkcudbright Cottage Hospital, on 29th July 1962, aged 36 years.
Borgue Kirkyard334Erected by John & Jean Milroy, in loving memory of their son John Muir, died 28th Aug. 1962, aged 17 years. Also the above John Milroy, died 13th March 1982, in his 71st year. Also the above Mary Jane Muir (Jean), died 26th December 1995, aged 79 years.
Borgue Kirkyard335In loving memory of Robert Alexander Kirkpatrick, beloved husband of Isabella Kelly, died 5th Dec. 1962, aged 65 years. Also the above Isabella Kelly, died 19th Feb. 2001, aged 89 years. A much loved mum, granny, and great-granny.
Borgue Kirkyard336In loving memory of Margaret Thomson Watson, beloved wife of William McTeir, who died at Barmagachan, on 17th April 1963, aged 70 years. Also the above William McTeir, who died 17th Dec. 1964, aged 77 years. Also their son Andrew Telfer Watson McTeir, who died 7th Oct. 1997, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard337In loving memory of Margaret F Templeton, Rosebank, dearly loved wife of John B Clark, died 24th March 1964, aged 74 years. Also the above John B Clark, died 15th Feb 1978, aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard338In loving memory of Gavin I Johnstone, (M.M.), Burnfoot, beloved husband of Margaret Wright, who died 11th May 1965, aged 86 years. Also the above Margaret Wright, died 31st August 1979, aged 94 years.
Borgue Kirkyard339In loving memory of Andrew McHarg, beloved husband of Isabella McGradey, died at Muncraig, on 30th Oct. 1965, aged 73 years. Also the above Isabella McGradey, died on 18th Jan. 1983, aged 82 years. Also their loved son James, died on 14th June 1988, aged 63 years.
Borgue Kirkyard340In loving memory of Edward McLellan, Chapelton, dearly loved husband of Jane Sandford, who died 16th Dec. 1965, aged 63 years. Also the above Jane Sandford, who died 26th August 2001, aged 93 years.
Borgue Kirkyard341In loving memory of Catherine Shennan, beloved wife of Richard Cameron, Chapelton Row, died 21st Feb 1966, aged 74 years. Also the above Richard Cameron, died 22nd May 1982, aged 90 years. Also their son Richard, died 3rd August 1990, aged 65 years.
Borgue Kirkyard342In loving memory of Alexander P C Wilson, beloved husband of Jane McKie, died 23rd March 1966, aged 62 years. Also Jane McKie, died 16th June 1968, aged 65 years.
Borgue Kirkyard343In loving memory of Louisa Sophia Duncan, our dear mother, and dearly loved wife of James Raeburn, who died at Kinganton, Borgue, 9th April 1966, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard344In loving memory of John William Bushby, dearly loved husband of Barbara Benson, died result of an accident, the 31st May 1966, aged 59 years.
Borgue Kirkyard345In loving memory of John M McFadyen, who died 10th August 1966, aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Mary Johnstone, who died 1st August 1971, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard346In loving memory of Lizzie Jane Porter, Chapelton Smithy, beloved wife of L Douglas Halliday, died 16th Aug. 1966, aged 60 years. Also the above L Douglas Halliday, who died 21st May 1972, aged 68 years.
Borgue Kirkyard347In remembrance of John Faed McDonald Sproat, of Borness, who died 16th October 1978, aged 77 years. Also his wife, Elizabeth Helen Taylor, died at Kirkcudbright, 16th September 1990, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard348In loving memory of Richard Gilston, beloved husband of Jessie L Moffat, who died 15th July 1978, aged 51 years.
Borgue Kirkyard349Precious memories of our dear baby boy Tony James Agnew, 3-4-88 - 11-9-88. "Sweet Dreams". Love, Eric & Caroline.
Borgue Kirkyard350In loving memory of George, dearly loved son of George and Jean Agnew, died result of an accident on 31st January 1978, aged 23 years.
Borgue Kirkyard351In loving memory of Eric H Rogerson, beloved husband of Betty Murray, died 29th January 1978, aged 56 years. Also the above Betty Murray, died 25th August 1999, aged 64 years.
Borgue Kirkyard352In loving memory of James Moffat Irving, died 14th December 1977, aged 71 years. Dearly beloved husband of Agnes Jane Cannan, died 28th June 1980, aged 72 years. Late of Borgue House.
Borgue Kirkyard353In loving memory of Robert Twyname, son of the late John & Jane Twyname, Earlston Lodge, who died 9th July 1977, aged 64 years.
Borgue Kirkyard354In loving memory of John Mair Hutcheon, born 31st May 1953, died 17th December 2000, beloved son of Douglas and Edith. "Matthew 11, 28"
Borgue Kirkyard355In loving memory of Rev. William Douglas Hutcheon, M.A., minister of this parish, born 28th Nov. 1916, died 4th May 1977.
Borgue Kirkyard356In loving memory of William Keay Findlay, Major, Scottish Horse, of Muncraig, Borgue, born 3rd July 1905, died 27th August 1976.
Borgue Kirkyard357In loving memory of Sheila Lambie Brown Walker, born at Carluke 1st February 1911, died at Chapelton, Borgue, 7th June 1976. Deeply mourned.
Borgue Kirkyard358In loving memory of Mary Sproat, of Banyenong, Kirkcudbright, who died on 4th March 1976, aged 89 years. Widow of Capt. Robert Liddle, who died at Galashiels on 7th July 1963.
Borgue Kirkyard359In loving memory of David McFern, beloved husband of Helen I Kirkpatrick, who died 27th March 1974, aged 66 years. Also the above Helen I Kirkpatrick, who died 17th Feb'y 1994, aged 83 years.
Borgue Kirkyard360In loving memory of John Ritchie Parker, dearly loved husband of Betty Campbell, died at Mill of Plunton, on the 21st October 1973, aged 82 years. Also the above Betty Campbell, died on the 16th June 1993, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard361In loving memory of Agnes M J White, beloved wife of Robert Sneddon, died at Corseyard, on 21st May 1973, aged 67 years. Also the above Robert Sneddon, died 26th Feb. 1984, aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard362In loving memory of John Twiname, beloved husband of Jane McKie, died 22nd April 1973, aged 83 years. Also the above Jane McKie, died at Earlston Lodge, 12th June 1974, aged 86.
Borgue Kirkyard363In loving memory of David William Jamieson, beloved husband of Margaret H Neil, died at Muncraig on 28th March 1973, aged 61 years. Also the above Margaret H Neil, died on 23rd May 1995, aged 88 years.
Borgue Kirkyard364In loving memory of Gilbert McMillan, died 27th Nov. 1972, aged 56 years, beloved husband of Isabella McKerron McKenzie.
Borgue Kirkyard365In loving memory of George Smyth Gamble, died 17th July 1972, aged 47 years, beloved husband of Betty McHarg.
Borgue Kirkyard366In loving memory of Elizabeth Agnes Sneddon, died 9th Jan. 1972, aged 29 years. Beloved wife of Hugh Ross Prichard. God be with you till we meet again.
Borgue Kirkyard367In loving memory of John Maltman, died 19th Nov. 1971, aged 66 years.
Borgue Kirkyard368In loving memory of John McCracken, dearly loved husband of Marion McDonald, who died 2nd Nov'r 1971, aged 52 years. Also Caroline, their daughter, who died 29th Oct'r 1973, aged 9 years.
Borgue Kirkyard369In loving memory of Joseph Paterson, beloved husband of Mary K Hamilton, died 13th June 1971, aged 81 years. Also the above Mary K Hamilton, died 7th Nov 1979, aged 89 years.
Borgue Kirkyard370In loving memory of Robert Telfer, beloved husband of Jeanie Margaret Nish, died 16th Nov. 1970, aged 68 years. Also the above Jeanie Margaret Nish, died 14th Feb. 1987, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard371In loving memory of David Sneddon, beloved husband of Bessie Ward, died 29th Sep. 1970, aged 68 years. Also the above Bessie Elizabeth Ward, died 29th Aug. 1997, aged 83 years. Sadly missed.
Borgue Kirkyard372In loving memory of Sam Creadie Hogg, died 19th March 1970, aged 73 years. Beloved husband of Mary Lockhart, died 18th December 1975, aged 76 years. Also their daughter, Annie I Panting, died 6th July 1978, aged 50 years.
Borgue Kirkyard373In loving memory of Esther P Clark, died 3rd Jan. 1970, aged 58 years.
Borgue Kirkyard374In loving memory of Agnes Harvey Sneddon, beloved wife of James Donley, who died at Kirkcudbright Cottage Hospital, on 11th Feb. 1969, aged 65 years. Also the above James Donley, who died 30th Sept. 1977.
Borgue Kirkyard375In loving memory of Susan I Hunter, beloved wife of Hugh Cannon, died 29th Nov. 1968, aged 63 years. Also the above Hugh Cannon, died 24th Feb. 1970, aged 57 years.
Borgue Kirkyard376In loving memory of John W. Robison, beloved husband of Betty Alexander, died 20th Aug. 1968, aged 37 years.
Borgue Kirkyard377In loving memory of Joseph Clark, beloved husband of Elizabeth Telfer, who died 17th August 1968, aged 65 years. Also the above Elizabeth Telfer, who died 2nd May 1968, aged 57 years.
Borgue Kirkyard378In memory of John Cecil Skinner, who died at Warrochwood, Carsluith, 10th March 1968, aged 68. Also his widow, Victoria Helen Sproat, who died 14th December 1975, aged 78.
Borgue Kirkyard379In loving memory of Findlay James Kinghorn, of Johannesburg, S.A., dearly beloved husband of Jessie Ann Fraser, died 15th Aug. 1967, aged 61 years. Also the above Jessie Ann Fraser, died 20th August 2001, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard380In loving memory of Mary Agnes McGradey, of Culraven, died 19th Jan. 1968, aged 55 years. Beloved wife of Malcolm Smith Alexander, who died 12th Feb. 1988, aged 82 years.
Borgue Kirkyard381In loving memory of Alexander McLachlan, who died 22nd April 1999, aged 62 years, dearly loved husband of Sarah Ann Little.
Borgue Kirkyard382Treasured memories of John McQueen, who died 21st April 1995, aged 69 years, dearly loved husband of Elizabeth Wallace, a dead dad and grandpa.
Borgue Kirkyard383In loving memory of Jeanie Warburton, S.R.N., nee Thomson, who died at home on 13th Sept. 1994, aged 68 years. Jeanie, the loving wife of Eric, and the devoted mother of Margaret, Linda and Sheila, also a dear grandma of Cathryn, David John and Helen (South Africa), Louise, Nicholas, John, Martin and David. Goodnight and Godbless.
Borgue Kirkyard384In loving memory of my dear parent, James Ferguson, who died 30th January 1995, aged 85 years, dearly loved husband of Elizabeth Marjorie Milnes, who died 11th January 1995, aged 89 years. Late of Glensheil, The Stell. "Taken from our homes, but never from our hearts."
Borgue Kirkyard385In loving memory of William Andrew Harvey, of Gledpark, darling husband of Mary McHallum, a loving dad and papa, who died 23rd June 1994, aged 64 years. "God be with you till we meet again."
Borgue Kirkyard386In loving memory of James Ross Cannan Irving, who died 15th August 1993, aged 64 years. Loved and respected by all.
Borgue Kirkyard387Treasured memories of Sam McCreadie Hogg, laid to rest on the 20th November 1992, aged 39 years. Much loved eldest son of Sam and Mary Hogg, and dear brother of Harvey and Stuart. Forever in our thoughts.
Borgue Kirkyard388Till the dawn breaks, goodnight my love. In loving memory of Mary Hayes, who fell asleep 9th March 1991, aged 72 years, dearly loved wife of Sydney Day.
Borgue Kirkyard389In loving memory of Omar C C Milroy, who died 5th Feb'y 1991, aged 73 years, beloved husband of Gracie.
Borgue Kirkyard390In treasured memory of my lovely wife Edith J G Sigley, died 5th January 1991, aged 76 years. Till we are re-united, my own true love.
Borgue Kirkyard391George Lobban, Muncraig, born 18-10-1925, died 24-4-1990.
Borgue Kirkyard392In loving memory of Archibald McHarg, "Archie.", dearly loved husband of Una Stitt, and dear father of Pauline, who died 26th June 1989, aged 49 years. Missing you dad.
Borgue Kirkyard393In loving memory of Marion Jean F Wilson, Upper Senwick, who died 28th March 1989, aged 61 years. Much loved wife of James Milroy, who died 20th February 1998, aged 71 years. Treasured memories.
Borgue Kirkyard394In loving memory of May Thomson, "Maizie.", who died at Dumfries on 4th Sept. 1988, aged 70 years, beloved wife of Robert Maxwell. Formerly of Ross Dairy. Till we meet again.
Borgue Kirkyard395Treasured memories of Robert Noel Evans, born 25th December 1925, died 16th September 1987, beloved husband of Marjory Evans.
Borgue Kirkyard396In loving memory of James Irvine, died 23rd Feb 1987, aged 67 years, beloved husband of Mary Helen McHarg. Also their son Jim, died 4th August 1996, aged 37 years. Also the above Mary Helen, died 7th September 2001, aged 78. "Sadly missed."
Borgue Kirkyard397In loving memory of Douglas Malcolm, dearly loved husband of Nicholas Marshall, who died 21st April 1986, aged 78 years.
Borgue Kirkyard398In loving memory of George McLachlan, who died at Borness, on 8th October 1985, aged 72 years.
Borgue Kirkyard399In loving memory of Robert Ramsay Robison, dearly loved husband of Jessie G Benson, who died 12th August 1985, aged 77 years. Also the above Jessie G Benson, who died 2nd November 2001, aged 91 years.
Borgue Kirkyard400In loving memory of James McI. McLachlan, died 3rd Aug. 1985, aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Jessie Currie, died 12th March 1988, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard401Loving memory of Mary Forbes Welch, born 31st August 1907, died 3rd August 2001.
Borgue Kirkyard402In loving memory of Thomas Clement, beloved husband of Betty Sproat, died 5th August 1960, aged 32 years. Also the above Betty Sproat, died 20th June 1990, aged 61 years.
Borgue Kirkyard403In loving memory of William R Walker, eldest son of Andrew and Mary Walker, Ivy Cottage, Borgue, who died 11th August 1961, aged 21 years. Also the above Andrew A Walker, who died at Kirkcudbright, 10th September 1971, aged 69 years. Also the above Mary I B Coates, who died 8th October 1986, aged 81 years.
Borgue Kirkyard404In loving memory of Major William Raphael, D.C.M., Medaille Militaire, Croix de Guerre Avec Palmes, late Gordon Highlanders, beloved husband of Sophia McK Brown, died 26th Jan 1965, aged 70 years. Also the above Sophia McKeddie Brown, died 18th Jan 1989, aged 87 years.
Borgue Kirkyard405In loving memory of William Caldow, beloved husband of Jane M White, who died at Kirkcudbright, 20th April 1967, aged 86 years. Also the above Jane M White, who died 23rd July 1974, aged 91 years.
Borgue Kirkyard406Presented in memory of Jean and John Kerr, by the family - 2000.
LocationNo.Inscription
Kirkandrews1In loving memory of William Adams, died 27th Dec. 1958, aged 74 years. Also his wife Agnes Jane Cain, died 21st Sep. 1958, aged 68 years.
Kirkandrews2In loving memory of Elizabeth Imrie, beloved wife of Charles Craig, who died at Craig Cottage, Roberton, 8th May 1954. Charles Craig, beloved husband of Mary Boyd, died 23rd April 1962.
Kirkandrews3Erected by Samuel Hyslop, in loving memory of his wife Bessie McCartney, died at Cairniehill. 1st Nov 1952, aged 69 years. Also the above Samuel Hyslop, died 9th Dec. 1959, aged 71 years.
Kirkandrews4In loving memory of Capt. James McNish, M.N., died 8th July 1950. And his wife Sarah Leonard McNish, born 1st April 1883, died 5th February 1977.
Kirkandrews5Erected in memory of Mary Haugh, relict the late William Cart(er) who died very suddenly at (Ingles)ton of Borgue, December (pieces missing) A true friend and faithful servant.
Kirkandrews6Erected by Thomas & Jane Cannal, in memory of Edward their son, who was drowned in Douglas Bay, Isle-of-Man, 13 July 1848, aged 11 years, and is interred here.
Kirkandrews7In memory of William Carson, who was unfortunately drowned near this place, 24th Oct 1826, aged 21 years.
Kirkandrews8Erected by the Parishioners of Borgue, in memory of Thomas Brown, James Duffy, Albert Gough, and Frank White, who lost their lives by the wreck of the Steamer “Truda”, on Barlocca Island, on 27th February 1903.
Kirkandrews9Here lies the corpse of William Reid, who died Feb’r 5th 1776, aged 65. Also Agness Kennan, his spouse, who died Feb’r 1765, aged 62 years.
Kirkandrews10No marks found.
Kirkandrews11No marks found.
Kirkandrews12In memory of William Manson, who died at Risk in 1858, aged 67 years. Nicholas Houston, who died at Risk in 1830, aged 63 years. David Manson, his son, died at Madras, 26 August 1844. Elizabeth Manson, died 27 Nov’r 1877, aged 87 years.
Kirkandrews13In memory of John Carson of Auchengashel, who died 1st Aug't 1836, aged 78 years. Also his spouse, Jane Mitchell, who died at Auchengashel, 14th May 1859, aged 75 years. Also his daughter Nicholas, who died 6th Aug't 1830, aged 22 years. Also of his son John Carson, who died at Auchengashel, 14th March 1851, aged 39 years. Isabella Carson, daughter of the above, died March 5th 1884, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews14In memory of Archibald Mansen, who died in Knockmulloc, June 7 1813, aged 73 years. William. Mansen, his son, who died in Jamaica, June 4th 1817, aged 25 years. Also John Mansen, who died Sept. 1 1797, aged 9 years. Also David Mansen, who died March 7th 1795, aged 18 months. Also John Mansen, who died 8th Nov’r 1823, aged 21 years. Also Margaret Johnston, widow of Archibald Manson, who died at Chapelton Village, 18 Feb.1846, aged 86 years. Also Margaret Manson who died in Gatehouse of Fleet, 25 June 1867, aged 67 years. Erected by Margaret Johnston.
Kirkandrews15(Top) Memento Mori
(East) Alexander Johnston, brazier in Borgue, died Oct’r 16 1733, aged 47 years. William, his 2d son, died Feb. 9th 1733, aged 21 years. Barbara, died Sept. 9th 1734, aged 15 yrs. This stone erected by John Johnston, 1749.
(West) Also Marion McCor’k, died 1758, aged 5.
Kirkandrews16Sacred to the memory of Thomas Ferguson. who died at Newton Stewart, 21st May 1865, aged 73. Also his spouse Ann McKinna, who died at Kirkandrews, 14 June 1867, aged 80. Mary Clure, died at Kirkandrews, 1st April 1898, aged 73 years. Peter Ferguson, her husband, died 20th January 1903, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews17(Front) Here Alexander Dobie lyes, ane earthly saint beneath this stone, who freed from labour, care and toile, to happy rest is gon. Seven short weeks time a married man, a faith
Rear) full spouse and friend, industrious artist of his trade, industrious to the end. Now hees with kings and counsellours, in balance eqwll leed, by him who levels with an(e stro)ke, the sceptre and the spade.
Kirkandrews18Erected by John McKean, in memory of his children viz; Janet, died 30th Sept'r 1841, aged 14 months. Mary, died Jan’y 1842, aged 17 years. Agnes, died July 1844, aged 17 years. David, died 17th July 1856, aged 25 years. Eliza, died July 1844, aged 35 years. Also Janet Payne his wife, died 26th Feb’y 1873, aged 77 years. Also of the said John McKean, who died 15th August 1873, aged 85 years.
Kirkandrews19Here interred the corpse of William McGaw, who departed this life 31st Jan’y 1797, aged 37 years. He was born in the Parish of Kirkmaiden, in the Shire of Wigton. From a Principle of maternal affection to the memory of her deceast son, this stone is erected by Janet McGaw, his surviving mother.
Kirkandrews20In memory of Jannet Campbell, spouse of James Hutchison, Meickleisle, died 28th Sept’r 1831, aged 75 years. Also Andrew Hutchison their son, who died in Ohio State, America, 18th Feb 1826, aged 34 years. Also Isabella their daughter, who died 12th July 1841, aged 52 years. Also the said James Hutchison, who died the 27th Aug’t 1848, aged 86.
Kirkandrews21Sacred to the memory of Lawrence Higgins, late of Ardwell isle, who died 3d June 1867, aged 73 years. And of Elizabeth Gourlay, relict of the above, who died 25th March 1870, aged 90 years.
Kirkandrews22Erected by James Walker, in memory of Margaret McMonies, his spouse, who died in Auchenhay, 23rd Nov’r 1845, aged 35 years. Also his daughter Agnes, who died at Muncraig, 16th Feb’y 1846, aged 2 years 10 months. The above James Walker, who died at Boat Green, Gatehouse, on 8th Sept’r 1884, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews23Erected by William Walker, farmer in Muncraig, in memory of his spouse Agnes Callie, who died at Muncraig, 16th May 1854, aged 78 years. Also the above William Walker, who died 16th Nov’r 1855, aged 76 years. George his son, died 5th June 1878, aged 69 years.
Kirkandrews24Erected by John Byers, in memory of Agnes McGregor, his wife, who died at Borgue Village, 5th Nov 1888, aged 39 years. Also of Mary, their third daughter, who died 15th October 1884, aged 2? years. And John, their son, who died in infancy. Also John, their son, who died at Florida, Minnesotta, USA, 24th Sep 1915, aged 36 years, interred in Canby Cemetery. Also Grace, their daughter, died at Gary, USA, 22nd April 1925, in her 39th year. Also Agnes M., their daughter, died at Algona, USA, 25th Jan 1931, in her 47th year. Also the above John Byers, who died 31st March 1932, in his 86th year. Also Annie, their daughter, who died 5th Feb 1970, in her 89th year, interred at Medford, Minn., USA.
Kirkandrews25Sacred to the memory of James Byers, who died at Meggerland, 31st Jan'y 1893, aged 87 years. And Annie Harvey, his wife, who died at Meggerland, 12th January 1899, aged 90 years.
Kirkandrews26Erected by Samuel Biers, in affectionate remembrance of his son Samuel, who died at Barstibly, 15th May 1875, aged 1 year & 8 months. Also of his niece Hannah Currie, who died at same place, 17th May 1875, aged 2 years & 3 months. Elizabeth Currie, died at Fleet Street, Gatehouse, 21st January 1895, aged 89 years.
Kirkandrews27In memory of John Manson, who died at Southpark, 13th Dec 1865, aged 52 years. James his son, who died at Balmangan, 10th Nov.1847, aged 10 months. Isabella Biers, who died at Brighouse, 27th May 1903, aged 88 years.
Kirkandrews28Erected by James Biers, in memory of Robert, his son, who died in Megger-land, 26th Jan’y 1820, aged 9 years. Samuel his son, died 18th June 1824, aged 7 years. Also his mother Mary Alexander, who died 3d July 1836, aged 94 years. Also the said James Biers, who died 9th Feb 1849, aped 75 yrs. Also Jennet Stevenson his spouse, who died 13th June 1866, aged 86 years. Mary Biers, died at Whiteside, Kirkgunzeon, 26th May 1901, aged 86 years.
Kirkandrews29Erected by Wm. Dickson, in Margrie, as the last tribute of respect in memory of his uncle William Houston, who died October 29th 1820, aged 80 years. The above William Dickson, who died 25th March 1856, aged 70 years.
Kirkandrews30In memory of Margaret, daughter of James Bland, who died in Upper Senwick, 14th May 1804, aged 5 years. Also James his son, who died 3rd Nov. 1819, aged 30 years. Also the above James Bland, sen’r, who died June 13 1837, aged 69 years. Also Margaret Campbell, his wife, who died 27 March 1846, aged 81 years.
Kirkandrews31(Front) Here lyes the body of Isobel Taggart, who departed this life, Feb 17 1748, aged 19 years.
(Rear) Memento Mori. Resurcam. Tempus Fugit.
Kirkandrews32Erected by James Payne, in memory of his father John Payne, who died 18th Sept 1864, aged 84 years Also his sister Mary Payne, who died 16th January 1848, aged 37 years, and is interred in Calton Burying Ground, Edinburgh. Also his mother Elizabeth Conning, who died 26th June 1870, aged 84 years. Also the above James Payne, who died at Cree Bridge, Newton Stewart, 13th February 1892, aged 67 years. Also his sister Margaret, who died at Borgue, 19th August 1898, aged 82 years.
Kirkandrews33Erected in memory of James McMonies, who died at Balannan, in the Parish of Tongland, on the 21st May 1854, aged 59 years. Also Jane Brown his spouse, who died at Kirkcudbright, on the 18th February 1867, aged 62 years.
Kirkandrews34(Front) Here lyes Robert McWhae, who was barbarously shot to death by Captane Douglash, in this Paroch, for his adherence to Scotlands Reformation Covenants National and Solemn League 1685.
(Rear) Re-erected by the inhabitants of this Parish, AD 1855.
Kirkandrews35Erected by Samuel Houstan in Carleton in memory of Barbra Cowan, his spouse, who died Sept'r 25th 1791, aged 72 years. Also here lyes the corpse of the said Samuel Houstan, who died March the 23d 1793, aged 78 years. Also here lies Barbara Jolly, spouse to James Houstan of Bridgend of Killdarroch, who departed this life 13th August 1811, aged 59 years. The said James Houstan, who died at Bridgend, 3rd Feb’y 1831, aged 78 years.
Kirkandrews36(Front) Erected by John Nicholson, bookseller in Kirkcudhright, in memory of his mother, Barbra Houston, who died in Tongland, 28th July 1802, aged 61 years. And of his father James Nicholson, who died 28th October 1802, aged 80 years. And of his sister Barbara Nicholson, who died at Kirkandrews, 5th Sep'r 1856, aged 82 years.
(Rear) Here also lies William Nicholson, author of the Country Lass, Brownie of Bladnoch, and other poems, son of the said John Nicholson, who died May 16th 1819, aged 67 years. No future age shall see his name expire.
Kirkandrews37Erected by William Paton, in Barcaple, to the memory of Margaret Jolly, his spouse, who died 23d Dec'r 1796, aged 52 years. Also their daughter Janne,t who died 9th January 1784, aged 3 years. And my father Wm. Paton, who died 9th January 1791, aged 78 years. And Barbara Kie, his spouse, died 10th July 1803, aged 87.
Kirkandrews38(Front) This stone was erected by Andrew Houston and Isabella Jolly formerly at Meikle Carleton but now in Meikle Isle in this Parish in memory of their children:- Barbara who died April 30 1815 aged 20 years. John, who died August 15 1824, aged 25 years. Grace, who died October 10 1825, aged 22 years. Janet, who died January 16 1827, aged 34 years. Andrew, who died June 10 1827, aged 19 years. Also of the above named Isabella Jolly, who died at Blackbriggs, on the 17th of May 1842, in the 77th year of her age. The above named Andrew Houston, died on the 23 of Sept’r. 1843 aged 82 years. Also John Shaw, their son-in-law, died 25th April 1856, aged 49 years. Also Isabella, daughter of the above J. Shaw, died 24th Nov'r 1876, aged 40 years. Also Willie Houston, relict of the said J. Shaw, died 8th Nov'r 1881, aged 75 years. Pause here and think: a monitory rhyme, demands one moment of thy fleeting time. God in the spring of life strong warning gave, that we must soon descend into the grave, with deepest thoughts, spectator, view thy fate, thus mortals pass to an immortal state, through death’s dark vale we hope to find the way to the blest mansions of eternal day.
(Rear) In memory of Samuel Houston, son of the said Andrew Houston, who died at Blackbriggs, the 24th May 1853, aged 62 years, who was a contributor to Chamber’s Journal and several of the local newspapers. Also Janet Shaw, daughter of the said John Shaw, who died a Blackbriggs, 26th Jan 1915, aged 72 years. Also John Shaw, son of the said John Shaw, died at Blackbriggs, 3rd March 1929, aged 84 years.
Kirkandrews39Erected by Joseph Little, in memory of Helen Jolly, his wife, who died at Twynholm, 5th August 1874, aged 64 years. And Mary their daughter, who died at Barwhinnock, 7th Nov'r 1848, aged 7 months.
Kirkandrews40(East) Erected by Elisabeth Coultart his spouse.
(West) Here lies the corpse of James Houston, late in Chappel, who died July 22nd 1788 aged 62 years.
Kirkandrews41(Front) In memory of William Houstan, mason, who died 18th Apriel 1796, aged 24 years. And also Blair and Thomas Houstans who died young, his 2 brothers. Also William Dickson, who died 21 June 1809, aged 6 years.
(Rear) Erected by John Houstan, in memory of Elizabeth Wilson, his spouse, who died 3rd February 1803, aged 65 years. Also the said John Houstan, who died at Park of Senwick, 29th Nov'r 1816, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews42Erected in memory of Peter Dickson, who died at Senwick Park, 27 Feb. 1837, aged 73 years. And his spouse, Elizabeth Houston, who died 23rd Oct. 1823, aged 47 years. Also of William, their eldest son, who died in June 1809, aged 6 years. Also of Peter, their third son, who died in Feb 1829, aged 22 years. And of William, their fifth son, who died at Sierra Leone, in Dec. 1830, aged 19 years.
Kirkandrews43In memory of Nicolas McConchie spouse to Andrew Carson of Auchengashell, who departed this life 15th Jan 1768 aged 29 years. Also her husband who died 15th of Nov. 1799 aged 77 years. And of Jane Murray, his spouse, who died 26th May 1816, aged 81 years. Jane Papple, daughter of John Papple, who died at Gatehouse, 28th Aug’t 1817, aged 23 years. Also Nicholas Carson, who died 6th Aug’t 1830, aged 22 years. She was second daughter of John Carson of Auchengashel. Also Mary Carson, spouse to John Papple, late physician, Gatehouse of Fleet, who died 2 March 1833, aged 71 years.
Kirkandrews44(Edges) Erected by Andrew Hustan, David & William Hustans, their sons.
(East) Here lyes the body of William Houstain, late in Muncraigs, who died Jan’y 25 1760, aged 72. Also of Marrion Carson, his spouse, who died Jan. 21 1760, aged 65 years.
(West) Here lyes the corpse of Jannet Bryce, spouse to Andrew Houstan in Ingleston, who died March 5th 1780, aged 61 years. And also the said Andrew Houstan who died in Grey Croft, March 18th 1799, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews45Erected by James Calyell, in memory of Gilbert Calyell, his father, who died in Muncraig, Dec’r 11th 1771’ aged 73 years.
Kirkandrews46Erected by Margaret and Agnes Callies, in memory of their father James Callie, late tennant in Muncraig, who died 27th Feb’y 1808, aged 79 years. Also John Sceally his grandson, who died Sept'r 1791, aged 9 months. Also William Sceally, who died at Kirkandrews, 8th April 1832, aged 75 years. Also James Sceally, his son, who died in London, 3d Sept’r 1834, aged 35 years. Margaret Callie his wife, who died at Kirkandrews, Sept’r 1835, aged 68 years. Margaret Sceally, their daughter, died in London, 2d Feb 1867, aged 65 years. Also Mary Sceally, who died at Gatehouse, April 1st 1875, aged 82 years.
Kirkandrews47In memory of James Sproat who died at Gladepark, 7th May 1837, aged 68 years. Janet Houston his wife, who died 25th Dec 1841, aged 58 years. Mary their daughter, who died in 1824, aged 8 years. Mary their daughter, who died at Boatcroft in Balmaghie, 10th of August 1848, aged 23 years.
Kirkandrews48 John Thomson their father, who died at Borgue Village, 18th March 1765, aged 80 years. Also Margaret Martin, his spouse, who died 15th Oct 1747, aged 75 years. Also Samuel Thomson their son, who died in Gatehouse of Fleet, (piece missing) July 1801. Also Mary Brown his spouse, who died 22nd Janr’y 1808 aged 76 years.
Kirkandrews49Here lyse the corpse of Jannet Thomson, daughter to John Thomson at Plounton Milln, who died Jan’y 12th 1760, aged 4 years. Here lys the corps of Janet Claerk, spouse to the abov, who died March 26th 1763, aged 43 years. Also here lies the corpse of the s’d. John Thomson, who died Agust 12th 1797, aged 81 years.
Kirkandrews50Erected by James McMonies, Park of Tongland, in memory of his spouse, Marg’t Thomson, who died 6th Dec’r 1824, aged 62 years. Also the said James McMonies, who died at Park, on the 2d May 1834, aged 84 years.
Kirkandrews51(Front)Erected by James McMonies in memory of his son William, who died in Nunton, 25th March 1790, aged 5 years. Also his daughter Mary, died 27th March 1790, aged one year. Also Mary, died 15th Dec’r 1973, aged 2 years. And also Mary, died 20th Jan'ry 1813, aged 11 years.
(Rear)“Weep not for us. Our race is run. It was the Lord, His will be dun.”
Kirkandrews52Erected in memory of Alexander, son of Samuel McMonies, who died in Barlocco, 23rd July 1820, aged 3 years. Mary, his daughter, who died 12th Jan’y 1826, aged 10 years. Also the said Samuel McMonies, who died 14th Dec’r 1846, aged 63 years. Also Mary Rae, his spouse, who died at Castle Douglas, August the 23rd 1861, in the eightieth year of her age.
Kirkandrews53Here lyes the corpse of James Mc Brain, who died 1706, aged 61 years. Likewise the corpse of Margaret McRobert, spouse to the said James, died 1710 aged 74 years.
Kirkandrews54(Front) In memory of John Graham, who died at Millhouse, Kirkcudbright, 23d Oct'r 1830, aged 64 years. Also John his son, who died in Antigua, 20th April 1828, aged 28 years. Also his wife Mary Sproat, who died at Mutt Hill Cottage, 7th Dec’r 1858, aged 95 years. Also Barbara Graham his daughter, who died at Kirkcudbright, 10th Nov. 1880, aged 79 years; Also Hugh Graham, who died an Muiryard, 25th March 1882, aged 78 years. Also Mary Carson, wife of the above Hugh Graham, died at Upper Riddick, Rerrick,12th Jan’y 1889, in the 83d year of her age. Also James their son, who died at Mid Boreland, Kirkcudbright, 15th June 1895, aged 57 years. Erected by B & E.A. Graham his daughters.
(Rear) In memory of John Ritchie, who died at Kirkcudbright, 29th Dec 1900, aged 84 years. And Elizabeth Agnes Graham, spouse of John Ritchie, who died at Kirkcudbright, 9th Feb 1902, aged 94 years. Also James their second son, who died Feb. 10th 1904, aged 63 years. Also John their eldest son, who died at Edinburgh, 12th July 1909, aged 69 and is interred here.
Kirkandrews55Erected by Agnes Houstan, in memory of her husband Andrew Arnot, who died at Kirkcudbright, 11th Feb’y 1821, aged 62 years. Also hir son David, who died at Kirkcudbright, 16th May 1822, aged 35 years. And two of her children, Agnes and Hugh, who died in infancy. Also the said Agnes Houstan, who died 26th Feb’y 1835, aged 81 years.
Kirkandrews56In memory of Hugh Arnot, who died in Carniehill, 30th Oct’r 1793, aged 60 years. Also Hugh his son, who died 27th Oct'r 1786, aged 16 years. And of Jannet McKinnell, his spouse, who died 11th August 1816, aged 81 years.
Kirkandrews57The remains of John Carson, who died at Little Carleton, Jan'y 27th 1761, aged 64 years, lies interred behind this stone. Erected by his spouse Elizabeth Rain.
Kirkandrews58Erected by Robert Grierson, in memory of Mary Porter his wife, who died in Kirkbride of Anwoth, 19th Dec’r 1834, aged 74 years. Also the said Robert Grierson, who died the 21st April 1838, aged 81 years. Also of their son Thomas, who died at Kirkbride of Anwoth, the 17th Febr 1847, aged 50 years. David Harper, his son-in-law, died at Pulcree, 26th Feb 1865, aged 57 years. Also Grace Grierson, his wife, who died 29th April 1871, aged 77 years.
Kirkandrews58aBy D.R. Here lyes the corpse of John Rain, who dayed 1719. The likewise corpse of Sarah Cowan, his spouse, who dayed 1738. Also David Rain his son he died Dec’r 29 1755, aged 63.
Kirkandrews59Erected by Anthony Gordon in Rattra, in memory of Margaret Conning, his spouse, who died Apriel 20th 1792, aged 34 years. Also Hugh Gordon, their son, who died 1st June 1813, aged 21 years. Also Grizel Gordon their daughter, spouse to James Smith, who died 15th June 1815, aged 26 years.
Kirkandrews60The remains of Hugh Gordon who died at Kirkanders, Jan’ry 24th 1775 aged 64 years, lies interred behind this stone. Erected to his memory by his widow Grizel Conning. As also the remains of Grizel Conning, who died Dec. 11th 1788 aged 70 years. And also John Gordon their son, who died on February 13th 1799, aged 51 years. And also their son Robert, who died April 16th 1800, aged 49 years. And also their son David, who died 15th December 1821, aged 65 years.
Kirkandrews61To the memory of Anthony Gordon, Esq., of South Carleton, who died 25th Aug’t 1827, aged LXXIX years.
Kirkandrews62Sacred to the memory of Mary Jolly, daughter of James Jolly & Willie Dalrymple, who died at Millpark of Auchenhay, 31st May 1839, aged 25 years and 6 months. James Jolly her father, who died at Auchenhay, 9th May 1853, aged 76 years. Alexander Jolly, his son, who died 13th January 1855, aged 39 years. Also Willie Dalrymple, spouse of the above James Jolly, who died at Millpark of Auchenhay, on the 8th August 1865, aged 83 years. Also James Jolly, late miller in Kirkandrews, who died 5th Oct 1868, aged 54 years. Robert Baxter, his son-in-law, who died at Borgue Village, 3rd April 1884, aged 30 years. Also Mary Caesar, wife of James Jolly, miller, who died in Kirkandrews, 22nd Feb 1896, aged 86 years. Also Mary Baxter, daughter of the said Robert Baxter, who died at Kirkandrews, 30th Jan 1898, aged 20 years.
Kirkandrews63Here lyse the body of John Jolly, late in Barness, who died the 11th of Nov. 1777, aged 70 years.
Kirkandrews64To the memory of Henry McCulloch Esq, of Glenquicken, son of David McCulloch Esq, of Torhousekie, and great grandson of David Thomson Esq, of Ingliston. who died at Knockbrex. 14 March 1851. aged 37 years. Died at Harragate on the 15th Feb 1857, Elizabeth, third daughter, aged 12 years and four months. Died at Valleyfield, 2nd November 1890, Jane Elizabeth Cameron, his widow, aged 78 years. Died at Hong Kong, 30th June 1891, David, eldest son, aged 48 years. Margaret, eldest daughter of Henry McCulloch, who died at Valleyfield, 7th Sep 1910, aged 71 years. William his son, who died at Kansas, America, 1st January 1912, aged 66 years. Henry his youngest daughter, who died at Valleyfield, 14th March 1913, aged 61 years.
Kirkandrews65To the memory of David Thomson Esq, of Ingleston, who died at Knockbrex, AD MDCCXCVI. And of Margaret Nemure, his spouse, who died AD MDCCLXXXV. Elizabeth Thomson their daughter, died AD MDCCLXXV. Samuel Thomson, their son, died AD MDCCCXX.. Adam Thomson Mure Esq, of Muncraig, their son, died AD MDCCCXXII. Mary Thomson their daughter, died AD MDCCCXXIV. Marion Thomson their daughter died AD MDCCCXXVII. Marg (changed to Mary) McCulloch, their grand daughter, died AD MDCCXCIII. Margaret Thomson their daughter died AD MDCCCXXXV.
Kirkandrews66Here lyes Margaret McClure, spouse to John Pain, who died Feb'y 15th 1764, aged 46 years.
Kirkandrews67Erected by Agnes Clanachan, in memory of her mother Agnes Payne, who died at Borgue Village, 16th Nov. 1867, in her 80th year. Also Agnes Clanachan, her daughter, who died at Borgue Village, 18th Dec’r 1914, aged 93 years.
Kirkandrews68(Front) Erected by Samuel Taggart, sen'r, in Gatehouse, in memory of his father Samuel Taggart, who died 12th of March 1779, aged 67 years. Also Jennet Meen, his mother, who died September 16th 1781, aged 67 years. Also James Taggart, his brother, who died December 16th 1775, aged 18 years. Also David Taggart, his brother, who died December 17th 1777, aged 37 years. Also James and Henrietta, his brother and sister, who died young.
(Rear) Samuel Taggart, the erector of this stone, died in Gatehouse, 20th of June 1830, aged 79 years. Also Margaret McClure, his spouse, died 9th January 1860, aged 99 years.
Kirkandrews69In memory of Samuel Taggart, who died at Carleton, on the 14th Aug’t 1819, aged 23 years. Also James Taggart, who died 29th April 1851, aged 62 years. Also Isabella Taggart, who died at Borgue Village, 7th Nov’r 1877, aged 89 years.
Kirkandrews70In memory of Robert Dickson, late tennant in Margrie, who died March 24th 1749, aged 42 years. Also Agnes Jilly, his spouse, who died Jan’y 12th 1774, aged 72 years.
Kirkandrews71Here lies ye body of Robert McConnell, who died Jan’y 3 1744, aged 61, & Jean Kissock his spouse, who died Jan 1st 1756, aged 68. Also the corps of James McConnell, their son, who died Dec’r 29 1775, aged 58 years. As also Grizel Porter, his spouse, who died 21st Nov’r 1803, aged 73 years.
Kirkandrews72Erected by William McConnell, in memory of Isabel McKittrick, his spouse, who died 7th March 1814, aged 41 years. Also Grizzel McConnell their daughter, died 26th April 1813, aged 18 months. Likewise two of their children who died in infancy. Also his son James, who died on the 24th June 1837, aged 14 years. Also of the above William McConnell, who died on the 18th of July 1845, in the 87th year of his age. Also Isabella Brown, wife of the above William McConnell, who died at Tounge Croft, on the 28th of June 1854, aged 72 years.
Kirkandrews73In memory of Matthew Clukies, who died at Girthon Kirk on the 20th of June 1838, aged 68 years. Also his son William, who died on the 14th of Feb’y 1806, aged 2 years and 6 months. Also his daughter Jean, who died on the 4th of July 1819, aged 7 years. And of a son who died in infancy. Also Agnes Connell his wife, who died at Girthon Kirk, Nov’r 22 1845, aged 74 years.
Kirkandrews74Illegible.
Kirkandrews75In memory of Agnes Campbell, spouse to Hugh Bryce, who died in South Carleton, 17th of Nov’r 1828, aged 68 years. Hugh Bryce, her husband, died 15th April 1850, aged 80 years. Jennet Bryce, his daughter, died at Risk, 8th July 1863, aged 59 years. Grace Bryce, his daughter, died at Risk, 22d Feb’y 1888, in her 89th year.
Kirkandrews76No inscription.
Kirkandrews77(Front) 1799. In memory of Samuel Cunningham, who died in Chapelton, Feb’y 8th 1775, aged 65 years. And of Mary McGhie, his spouse, who died May 21st 1786, aged 75 years. Also of James Cunningham their son, who died April 8 1767, aged 21 years.
(Rear) Erected by Hugh & Samuel Cunningham their sons. The above mentioned Samuel Cunningham, died in Nether Chapelton, 20th of May 1803, aged 55 years. The above named Hugh Cunningham, died 18th June 1815, aged 80. And Janet Houston, his spouse, who died 27th Nov’r 1836, aged 87 years.
Kirkandrews78Erected by James Cunningham, in memory of his family, viz, Janet Brown his spouse, who died at Langdikeside, the 3d August 1825, aged 25 years. Mary, his daughter, who died at Leigh Chapelton, the 10th Sept’r 1821, in infancy. Hugh his son, who died at Leigh Chapelton, 26th Feb’ry 1824, aged 4 years. Also the above James Cunningham, who died at Langdikeside, 6th March 1826, aged 43 years.
Kirkandrews79Erected by William and James McEwan in memory of Alexander McEwan, their father, who died in Leigh Borgue, 17th November 1777, aged 36 years. Also Helen Jolly, his spouse, who died at Gatehouse, 20th March 1812, aged 72 years.
Kirkandrews80Erected to the memory of William McEwan, blacksmith, who died at Senwick Smithy, 28 February 1841, in his seventieth year. Also Mary Bryan, his spouse, who died 30 May 1859, aged 88 years. Also Andrew McEwen, their son, who died at Auchendolly, 15th Jan 1880, aged 75 years. Alexander McEwen, their son, who died at Auchendolly, 23rd January 1896 aged 94 years. Also Mary McEwen, their daughter, who died at Auchendolly, 15th May 1906, aged 95 years.
Kirkandrews81(Front) In memory of James Dickson, late tennant in Margrie, who died March 3rd 1761 aged 42 years. Also of Robert Dickson, his son who died Jully 24 1770, aged 19 years.
(Rear) In memory of Robert Dickson, who died 17th Nov’r 1789, aged 9 years. Janet, who died 1st Ap’l 1801, aged 19 years. And John, who died 29th June 1807, aged 24 years. Children of John Dickson and Janet Houstan an Margrie. Also the said Robert Dickson, who died 2nd Oct’r 1816, aged 68 years. And Janet Houstan, his spouse, who died 2d Sept. 1835, aged 87 years.
Kirkandrews82Erected by John Campbell of Carseyeard. Also Agness McGown, my mother, who died April 1796, aged 80.
Kirkandrews83(North) Erected in memory of Samuel Campbell, farmer in Ratra, who died 17th April 1818, aged 41 years. Also Grace Porter, his wife, who died 24th January 1826, aged 53 years. Also their son John Campbell, who died 10th December 1837, aged 33 years. Also their daughter Mary Campbell, who died at Margarie, 8th May 1898, in the 81st year of her age.
(West) Sacred to the memory of Samuel Campbell, son of the above Samuel Campbell, who died at Rattra, 22nd June 1876, aged 62 years. And Jane Dickson, his second daughter, who died at Castle Douglas (illegible) 1895 aged (illegible). Also Mary Campbell, his daughter, who died at Moat Brae Nursing Home, Dumfries, 30th June 1917, aged 41 years. Until the day break.
(South) Also Sarah Little, wife of Samuel Campbell, who died at Penpont, 31st Dec’r 1925, aged 79 years. Also Grace Porter, his eldest daughter, who died at Thornhill, 14th October 1933, aged 63 years.
Kirkandrews84(Front) AD 1798. In memory of John McGhie, who died at Chapelton, Feb’y 1st 1795, aged 49 years. John his son, died 30th August 1822, aged 38 years.
(Rear) Erected by Mary Cunningham, his relict.
Kirkandrews85Here lyse the corpse of Samuel Gordon, who died July 31st 1783, aged 75 yrs. Here lies the corp of Samuel Gordon, junior, who died July 21st 1775, aged 18 years. Also the corpse of Margret Jolly, spouse to oldest Sam, who died Feb’y the 3rd 1793, aged 78 years.
Kirkandrews86Erected by David McWhan, in memory of Mary Gordon, his spouse, who died at Coldcroft, 11th Jan’y 1826, aged 60 years. Also James his son who died at Kilrane, Anwoth, 30th Oct. 1828, aged 26 years. Likewise William, his son, who died at Gatehouse, 17th Oct’r 1830, aged 21 years.
Kirkandrews87In memory of Jean Gordon, who died at Gategill, 30th March 1832, aged 84 years.
Kirkandrews88Erected by John Sword in memory of his children viz:- Mary, died at Kirkandrews, 19 August 1835, aged 4 years. Annie, died 11 April 1839, aged 4 years. Mary, died 8 March 1853, aged 15 years. Also Mary Brown his wife, who died at Corseyard, 24 July 1877, aged 70 years. Also John Sword, father and husband of the above, who died at Corseyard, 1 Dec 1896, aged 91 years.
Kirkandrews89Erected by Jannet Milroy, in affectionate remembrance of her husband James Sword, who died at Burnyard, Aug 8th 1838, aged 40 years. Praises on tombs are trifles vainly spent, let each good name be its own monument.
Kirkandrews90In memory of Robert Brice and Janet Sword, spouses. Erected by Helen Brice, there daughter, who died the 12 Sept 1812.
Kirkandrews91Sacred to the memory of George Grearson, who died at Highpark, Crossmicheal, on the 15th of Feb’y 1813, aged 74 years. Agnes Campbell, his spouse, who died the 2nd of Feb 1816, aged 72 years.
Kirkandrews92Here lyes the corpse of Robert Grier, who died 1776 aged 72. Also John and Samuel Griers, children to George Grier and Agnes Campbel. And also the corp of Isobel Grier, their daughter, who died Spt’r 28th 1786, aged 18 years. Marion Grier, his dau., aged 3 years.
Kirkandrews93Erected by Jannet Porter, in memory of James Jolly, her husband, who died in Boreland of Borgue, Oct’r 9th 1778, aged 38 years.
Kirkandrews93a(Top missing) 1780, aged 80 years. Erected by Barbara Jolly, his widow who also died at Muckle Carleton, 13th Feb’y 1805, aged 87 years.
Kirkandrews94Erected by David Houston & Marg’t Gordon, in memory of their son Samuel, who died at Loch Roy, 31st May 1849, aged 19 years. Also the above Margaret Gordon, who died at McBort, Isle of Lewis, on the 21st November 1851, aged 64 years.
Kirkandrews95Sacred to the memory of John Houston, who died at Bridgend, 25th Feb 1841, aged 50 years. Also his son Gordon, who died at Glasgow, on the 15th Dec 1848, aged 15 years. Also of his son Samuel, who died at Liverpool, the 8th Oct 1849, aged 25 years. Also his son John, who died at Lancaster, on the 24th Nov 1859, aged 38 years. Also his relict Mary Sharp, who died 26th July 1880, aged 84 years. Also Hugh his son, who died at Bermuda, 4th May 1883, aged 54 years. Also Jessie Symington, his grand-daughter, and daughter of John Gordon, who died 28th April 1888, aged 22 years. Also James Gordon his grandson, and son of John Gordon, who died at Burnyard, 23rd June 1892, aged 20 years. Also Agnes his daughter, who died at Burnyard, 14th Dec 1898, aged 79 years. Also Andrew his son, who died at Bridgend, Borgue, 6th March 1909, aged 78 years. Also Barbara his daughter, and widow of the said John Gordon, who died at Bridgend, Borgue, 6th June 1920, aged 80 years. Also Mary his daughter, who died at Bridgend, Borgue, 4th May 1927 aged 91 years
Kirkandrews96In memory of Robert Dickson, born at Margrie, XVIII April MDCCXC, died at Chapelton Village, XII Jan MDCCCLXIII. Also Mary McQuhae, his wife, born at Lodge of Kelton, VII September MDCCCVIII, died at Chapelton Village, XIX February MDCCCLXXV. Janet, their eldest daughter, died at Leith, XXV Nov MDCCCXCII. John, their eldest son, died at Blackwater, New Zealand, V Sept MDCCCXCIV. Margaret, their youngest daughter, died XI Aug. MDCCCCXXIII. Jane, their daughter, died at Doon Cottage, Twynholm Parish, 21st February 1935, aged 88 years.
Kirkandrews97In loving memory of Mary Haugh, wife of Andrew Girvan, who died at Kirkandrews, 2nd May 1903, aged 68 years. Also Barbara their daughter, who died in infancy. The above Andrew Girvan, died at Glasgow, 3rd Aug 1911, aged 77 years. “I rejoice in the Lord”.
Kirkandrews98Sacred to the memory of James Turnbull, who died 16th September 1860, aged 24 years.
Kirkandrews99Erected by John Turnbull, in memory of his father, John Turnbull, who died at Minto Cottage, 24th Jan 1863, aged 68 years. Also Janet Sword, his mother, who died 21st April 1876, aged 81 years. And their daughter Margaret Turnbull, who died at Minto Cottage, 26th December 1894, aged 71 years. And the said John Turnbull, who died at Minto Cottage, 20th May 1895, aged 57 years.
Kirkandrews100Erected by Joseph Blackley in memory of Helen Byres, his wife, who died 15th May 1938, aged 63 years. The said Joseph Blackley, who died at Larchbank, Borgue, 25th Dec’r 1940, aged 79 years. Also Grace Isabella Tait, his wife, who died 10th Jan. 1955, aged 83 years.
Kirkandrews101In loving memory of George Black, who died at Conchieton Cottage, 13th August 1901, aged 44 years.
Kirkandrews102Erected by William Blackley, in memory of Isabella McMinn, his wife, who died 27th Jan 1870, aged 48 years. Elizabeth their daughter, died 9th Nov. 1865, aged 22 years. Margaret, their daughter, died 31st Dec 1868, aged 18 years. Henry, their son, died 17th April 1875, aged 9 years. Elizabeth Jane, his daughter, died 12th April 1875, aged 2 years. The said William Blackley, died at Kirkandrews, 25th February 1891, aged 72 years. Also Jane McTeare, wife of the above William Blackley, who died at Borgue Village, 2nd April 1924, in her 83rd year. Also Barbara M. McCaig, grand-daughter of the above, who died in infancy.
Kirkandrews103In memory of John McKie, who died at Kirkandrews, 14th September 1867, aged 61 years. Isabella Maxwell, wife of the above, died at Kirkandrews, 10th Jan 1900, aged 84 years. Also Isabella, grand-daughter, aged 23 years. Also Agnes their daughter, who died at Carleton Croft, Borgue, 9th Jan 1916, aged 84 years. Also William, their son, who died at Cornland, Illinois, U.S.A. on 7th Feb 1911, aged 63 years. Also John their grandson, aged 47 years. Also Elizabeth their daughter, who died at Kempleton Cottage, Twynholm, 22nd Jan 1931, aged 90. Erected by his family.
Kirkandrews104Sacred to the memory of Andrew McMillan, who died at Corseyard, 21st July 1875, aged 85 years.
Kirkandrews105In memory of Margaret McGill, wife of Robert Douglas, who died at Barlocco, 6th July 1872, aged 80 years. Catherine their daughter, died at Dudley, 1832 aged 2 years. Also the above Robert Douglas, who died at Barlocco, 10th March 1882, aged 87 years. Also of Robert Douglas, their son, farmer in Barlocco, who died at Kirkcudbright, 13th January 1899, aged 62 years. Also Mary Halliday his wife, who died at Barlocco, 28th March 1905, aged 71 years. Also Samuel Douglas, his son, died 4th Nov 1916, aged 88 years.
Kirkandrews106In memory of James Stewart, who died at Crossyard, Borgue, 21st Feb. 1898, aged 80 years. And his wife Margaret Campbell, who died at Crossyard, 31st March 1901, aged 84 years.
Kirkandrews107Sacred to the memory of Thomas Palmer, who died at Kirkandrews, 19th Feb. 1900, aged 61 years. Also Margaret Stewart, wife of the above who died at Kirkandrews 19th June 1927, in her 86th year. Also their grand-daughter Isabella Sinclair, nee Palmer, who died 22nd March 1992, aged 91 years. And her husband George Ferguson Sinclair, who died 1st May 1985, aged 89 years.
Kirkandrews108In loving memory of Robert, son of Robert Stewart, who died at Cornbroe Mains, Bellshill, 9th June 1901, aged 18 years. Also Margaret Corrie, wife of Robert Stewart, who died at Whitehill, Borgue, 30th July 1911, aged 67 years. Also the above Robert Stewart, who died at Kirkandrews, on 15th March 1935, aged 88 years. Also David Stewart, Kirkandrews, their son, who died at Thornhill, 27th February 1951, aged 82 years.
Kirkandrews109In loving memory of Susan, the beloved wife of William Milroy, who died at Carrick, 17th March 1908, aged 67 years. Also the above William Milroy, who died at Grand Forks, British Columbia, 14th May 1909, aged 73 years. Also John Milroy, their youngest son, killed in action at Highwood, France, 15th July 1916.
Kirkandrews110Erected by public subscription in memory of 50656 F.G. Elins, 9th Machine Gun Coy, victim of Leinster disaster. (Stone changed in summer 2002 - surname amended to Elms)
Kirkandrews111In loving memory of Joseph Jarret, died 27th Dec. 1956, aged 52 years, beloved husband of Agnes Glendinning, died 21st Dec. 1981, aged 67 years.
Kirkandrews112In loving memory of Joseph Jarret, died 27th December 1937. Mary Gillespie, wife of Joseph Jarret, died 7th March 1937.
Kirkandrews113In loving memory of Alexander M Beaton, beloved husband of Margaret Beaton, who died at Viewfield, 12th January 1921, aged 75 years. Also Margaret Kirk, widow of the above, who died at Valleyfield, 9th October 1929, aged 73 years.
Kirkandrews114In loving memory of William Kirk, who died at Kirkandrews, 8th Feb. 1922, aged 90 years. And Janet Douglas, his wife, who died at Viewfield. Borgue, 27th July 1924, aged 91 years. Also John Kirk, their son, who died at Tonguecroft, 16th Jan. 1938, aged 75 years. Also Mary Frater, his widow, who died 26th June 1957, aged 78 years.
Kirkandrews115In affectionate remembrance of Agnes Tannock McCall, wife of Robert Douglas, who died at the McAlpin Nursing Home, Glasgow, 23rd August 1909, aged 38 years.
Kirkandrews116In remembrance of James Gordon, who died at Chapelton Row, 25th Nov. 1906, aged 68 years. Also Mary McMichael, his wife, who died 12th Nov. 1911, aged 70 years. Jane, their daughter, who died at Kirkgunzeon, 5th January, 1927, aged 60 years. James McMichael, their son, who died at Kirkgunzeon, 16th May 1941, in his 67th year.
Kirkandrews117In loving memory of William R Walker, beloved husband of Mary Logan, who died at Ivy Cottage, 13th May 1947. Also the above Mary Logan, who died at Mersecroft, Kirkcudbright, 25th March 1958. Thy will be done.
Kirkandrews118In loving memory of Margaret McDowall, beloved daughter of James and Flora Logan, and wife of Herbert Wignall, who died at Roberton, Borgue, 29th Jan. 1922, aged 35 years. Also the above James Logan, farmer, Roberton, who died 5th February 1927, aged 75 years. Also Jean, his daughter, who died at Roberton, 15th February 1927, aged 34 years. Also the above Flora Logan, who died 16th Dec’r 1941, aged 79 years.
Kirkandrews119In loving memory of Robert Handly, who died 9th October 1924, aged 88 years. Also Mary Gass, his wife, who died 5th August 1923, aged 88 years.
Kirkandrews120Erected by William and Mary Campbell, in loving memory of their son George, who died suddenly at High Borgue, on 26th October 1925, aged 14 years. Also Thomas, their son, who died at Enrick on 8th March 1934, aged 17 years. Also the above William George Campbell, Enrick, who died on 27th Nov. 1942, aged 69 years. Also Jeannie, their daughter, who died at Dumfries Infirmary, 23rd June 1958, aged 53 years. Also the above Mary Campbell, who died at Castle Douglas, 25th Dec. 1961, aged 79 years, nee Sproat.
Kirkandrews121Erected by John Hogg, in loving memory of his wife Helen Clark, died at Brigend of Kildarroch, 23rd July 1952, aged 61 years. Also the above John Hogg, Brigend of Kildarroch, died 6th Aug. 1960, aged 74 years.
Kirkandrews122My Jesus mercy. Of your charity, pray for the soul of James Crossan, who died at Kirkandrews, 5th November 1928, aged 67 years. Mary, his wife, who died 27th Feb. 1952, aged 90 years.
Kirkandrews123In loving memory of William Jarret, died 29 June 1949. Margaret Cluckie, wife of Wm. Jarret, died 19 Aug 1949.
Kirkandrews124In loving memory of William Jarret, died 29th June 1949, aged 72 years. Beloved husband of Margaret Cluckie, died 19th Aug. 1949, aged 72 years. Also their daughter Mary, died 25th Nov 1994, aged 9- years.
Kirkandrews125In loving memory of Hugh Jarret, died 16th July 1963, aged 54 years. Beloved husband of Elizabeth Gouldie, died 3rd March 1988, aged 75 years.
Kirkandrews126In loving memory of William Hastings, dearly loved husband of Margaret Dickson, who died at Knockbrex, 3rd August 1962, aged 68 years. Also the above Margaret Dickson, who died 5th November 1984, aged 89 years. May they rest in peace.
Kirkandrews127Pray for the soul of Patrick Trainer, who died at Ashton, Castle Douglas, 6th May 1954. And of his beloved wife Mary Agnes Quinn, who died 25th January 1962.
Kirkandrews128In loving memory of Grace Ireland, beloved wife of Peter Patterson, died 14th March 1956. Peter Patterson, died (illegible)
Kirkandrews129In loving memory of George Robson, beloved husband of Ina Hogg, who died at Brigend of Kildarroch, on 24th Dec. 1963, aged 47 years. Also the above Ina Hogg, who died on 15th July 1992, aged 72 years.
Kirkandrews130In loving memory of Maggie McMinn, beloved wife of Alexander H. Anderson, who died at Lower Laggan on 8th Aug. 1972, aged 71 years. Also the above Alexander H. Anderson, died 6th March 1988, aged 81 years.
Kirkandrews131In loving memory of Thomas Cannon, died 22nd Jan. 1975, aged 73 years. Beloved husband of Jane Clingan, died 1st May 1983, aged 85 years.
Kirkandrews132In loving memory of Alexander H. Robson, dearly loved husband of Evelyn Crosbie, who died 5th April 1977, aged 35 years.
Kirkandrews133In loving memory of Lesley Brearley, who died 28th March 1987, aged 46 years. Rest in peace.
Kirkandrews134In loving memory of James B. Patterson, who died 13th Jan’y 1989 aged 69 years.
Kirkandrews135In loving memory of Philip Clarke, F.C.A., A.C.M.A., The Laundry, Kirkandrews, who died 27th Jan. 1991, beloved husband of Daphne Susan Clarke. Who loved this place.
Kirkandrews136In memory of Marjorie MacMyn, wife of James Douglas Brown, Roberton, born 30th January 1908, died 3rd June 1991.
Kirkandrews137In loving memory of Andrew James MacMyn Brown, Roberton, who died 23rd August 1999, aged 64 years, beloved husband of Elizabeth Ann Brown. “About the woodland I will go…” A.E. Housman.
Kirkandrews138In loving memory of John Waller, born 8th March 1932, died 5th March 1996. “Gone north with the geese.”
Kirkandrews139Here lies Vera Hermon, born in East Yorkshire 26 July 1901, died 16 January 1995. Beloved wife of Richard Hermon, born 13 October 1899, died 22 December 1990. In loving memory.”
Kirkandrews140In memoriam. John Murray, born 12th December 1919, died 21st July 1999.
Kirkandrews141In loving memory of William John Connelly, who died 24th September 2001, aged 75 years, dearly loved husband of Audrey Patterson. Forever in our thoughts.
Kirkandrews142Think On. E.McL. G.L. (Coat of arms of the House of McLellan or MacLellan.)
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Senwick Old Kirkyard1This monument is erected to the memory of Hugh Blair of Dunrod, Esq., by his mournful widow, who lost in him a faithful and an affectionate husband, his infant children a kind and tender father, his friends, a warm and generous friend, his tenants and servants, a just and gentle master, the poor and afflicted, a liberal benefactor. He died the 2nd of May 1771, aged 27 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard2Beneath this stone lyes the body of Mary Maxwell, daughter to Lieutennant Colonel William Maxwell of Cardoness & spouse to Alexander Blair, Dunroad, who died April the 5th 1762 years in the fourty seventh year of her age, and left behind her the following surviving children Viz,: Nicolas, Agnes, Henrietta, Hugh, William & Jean Blairs, and those deceased are Mary, Grissal & Margaret. This stone erected by her husband in testimony of her memory, October 1762 & year of God foresaid.
Senwick Old Kirkyard3Lady Gordon.
Senwick Old Kirkyard4Sacred to the memory of Hugh Blair of Dunrod, died 2nd May 1771, aged 27. And of his relict Margaret Copland, second daughter of Alexander Copland at Colliston, born 22nd April (blank), died (blank) November (blank). And of their son Alexander Blair of Auchenreoch, Writer to the Signet, born 8th September 1776, died 21st June 1848. And of Agnes Maxwell, wife of the said Alexander Blair, and second daughter of Sir David Maxwell of Cardoness, born 25th June 1786, died 22nd May 1809, who together with her husband, is buried in the Calton Burying Ground, Edinburgh. And of Hugh Blair of Auchenreoch, Writer to the Signet, only son of the said Alexander Blair, born 21st March 1806, died 5th January 1878. He was interred in the Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh. And of Alexander Blair, Advocate, Sheriff of the Lothians and Peebles, eldest son of the said Hugh Blair, born 5th September 1834, died 4th October 1896. He was interred in the Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh. And of Robert Kerr Blair, Writer to the Signet, second son of the said Alexander Blair, Advocate, born 1st November 1876, died 14th January 1942.
Senwick Old Kirkyard5In loving memory of Lt. Colonel Alexander Blair, 6th Duke of Connaught's Own Lancers, (Watson's Horse), Indian Armoured Corps, born 22nd November 1911, died 19th February 1959.
Senwick Old Kirkyard6J.J.G.
Senwick Old Kirkyard7Sacred to the memory of Juliana J G Allimorf, spouse to Sir John Gordon of Earlston, Baronet, who died at Senwick House, 13th February 1824, aged 42 years. She was blessed with a benevolent heart and an honourable mind, and was to her husband a sincere, affectionate and loving wife. "I left this world without a tear, save for the friends I held so dear; To heal his sorrows, Lord, descend, and to the afflicted prove a friend."
Senwick Old Kirkyard8(Not found. MSC transcription given here for information.)
Here lies the corps of Jas. Sproat and Jean was buried here 1756.
Senwick Old Kirkyard8aHere lyes John Carson of Balmangan, aged 59 years, who died ye 3d of Feb'y 1724. Here also lies Mrs Margaret Blair, firstly spouse to the above John Carson of Balmangan, afterwards to Mr John Gordon. She died Feb'y 6th 1763, aged 71 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard9Blank.
Senwick Old Kirkyard10(Fallen face down, and not read. MSC transcription given here for information.)
Erected in memory of John McTaggart, who died at Billies, Parish of Kelton, 1st October 1826, aged 65 years. And of Mary McKinnel, his spouse, who died there 22nd April 18--.
Senwick Old Kirkyard11In memory of Sarah Rain, spouse to John McTaggart in Park of Senwick, who departed this life, Jan’y the 16th 1792, aged 64 years. Also John McTaggart, her husband, who died at Senwick Park, February 9th 1815, aged 78 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard12Sacred to the memory of Hugh Stewart Campbell, Commander of the ship ' Ranee' of Liverpool, who died at Louis, Mauritius, on the 1st of August 1851 in the 34th year of his age. For what is your life, it is even a vapour, that appeareth, for a little time and then vanisheth away. James IV Ch., and XIV. v.
Senwick Old Kirkyard13Here lyes William Ewart, sailor, son of William Ewart of (illegible) who died Jan'y 11th 1746, aged 32 years. (Verse - illegible). Erected by Archibald Ewart (illegible).
Senwick Old Kirkyard14Erected by Samual McClune, in Ross, in memory of Alexander McClune, his son, who died 12 January 1772, aged 17 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard15In memory of Thomas Sproat, who died in Brighouse, 27th Dec’r 1787, aged 63 years. Also Agnes Carson, his spouse, died there 16th June 1795, aged 71 years. And Thomas Sproat, their grandson, died in Borness, 1st Jan’y 1811, aged 19 years. Also Mary, his sister, died 3rd July 1816, aged 21 years. Also their father, John Sproat, died there 11th April 1820, aged 61 years. And Isabella, his daughter, died 15th April 1824, aged 27 years. Penelope, her sister, died 1st Sept’r 1826, aged 16 years. Also Margaret Corrie, relict of the above John Sproat, who died in Senwick, 21st May, 1848, aged 79 years. And Jane Sproat, their daughter, died there on 22nd Feb'y 1854 aged 49 years. Also Margaret, her sister, died at Senwick, 8th May 1860, aged 70 years. And Hugh Sproat, their brother, who died at Senwick, 20th Dec. 1863, born 29th Jan’y 1807, he commanded a merchant ship from London to Sidney many years. Also John Sproat, who died Borness, June 1831, in infancy. John, his brother, died 5th June 1835, aged 16 months. And Jane Henry, who died in Edinburgh, 21st Feb’y 1845, aged 23 years, grandchildren of the above John Sproat & Margaret Corrie.
Senwick Old Kirkyard16Erected to the memory of Margret Tait, spouse to Alexander Sproat in Conchietown, who died 13th Feb'y 1786, aged 51 years. Alexander Sproat, died 26th March 1807, aged 77 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard17Erected by John Sproat, in Kempleton, in memory of Jane McTaggart his spouse, who died 26th December 1803, aged 48 years. Also his son Isaac, who died 6th March 1800, aged 6 months. Also his son John, who died 1st November 1822, aged 31 years. Also his daughter Isabella, who died 11th Novb’r 1824, aged 34 years. And William his son, who died at Kempleton, 12th Jan. 1850, aged 63 years. The above John Sproat, late in Kempleton, who died 22nd Dec'r 1850, aged 93 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard18In memory of James McTaggart, who died at Torrs of Kirkcudbright on the 21st of January 1832, aged 75 years. And his wife, Mary Sproat, who died 29th May 1829, aged 57 years. Also of the following, their children: Mary who died March 1817, aged 7 years. Margaret, who died 14th April 1817, aged 21 years. Isabella, who died 17th July 1829, aged 34 years. John, who died 8th January 1830, aged 32 years. Alexander, who died 13th May 1833, aged 29 years. Also James McTaggart, who died 17th August 1847, aged 46 years. Isaac McTaggart, who died at Ottawa City, Upper Canada, 18th Dec. 1864, aged 57 years. Also William McTaggart, who died at Underwood on 5th May 1868, aged 52 years. Also Eliza Cunningham, spouse to George McTaggart , who died at Overlaw, 6th October 1872, aged 55 years. Also George McTaggart, of Overlaw, who died at Castle Douglas, November 19th 1878, aged 74 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard18a(Front) Dedicated by his loving son Howard E Sproat II, May 20 1989, in memory of Howard E Sproat, USA, May 20 1889 - August 25 1963. Son of Josephus, 1862 - 1947. Son of Robert, 1821 - 1902. Son of William, 1782 - 1862. Son of Alexander, Borgue 1740 - 1825 Idaho. Son of John, Mill of Plunton 1720 - 1800 Penn'a. Son of John Sproat and Elizabeth Johnson of Brighouse.
(Rear) Also the erector Howard Elwood Sproat II, FSA (Scot), Dec. 23rd 1919 - Jan. 24th 1999.
Senwick Old Kirkyard19In memory of Thomas Sproat, who died at Brighouse, 15th April 1814, aged 52 years. Also Agnes, his daughter, who died Sept. 3rd 1819, aged 17 years. Also Hugh, his son, who died 2nd April 1838, aged 23 years. Also Mary, his daughter, who died 21st Septem’r 1838, aged 32 years. Also Nicholas, his daughter, wife of Peter Kerr of Manchester, who died there 15th June 1839, aged 31 years. Also Catherine May, their daughter, who died at Rockville on the 4th of March 1842, aged 3 years. Also in memory of Mary Brown, spouse of the above Thomas Sproat, who died on the 14th Nov'r 1853, aged 79 years. "For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so, them also which sleep in Jesus, will God bring with him."
Senwick Old Kirkyard20In memory of Hugh Sproat, late in Rainton, who died 3rd May 1825, aged 60 years. And John his son, who died 22nd June 1825, aged 14 years. Also Adam his son, who died 15th May 1826, aged 25 years. Also James, his son, who died 13th August 1827, aged 19 years. Also Elizabeth, his daughter, who died in Edinburgh, 31st October 1837, aged 32 years. Mary Corrie, his spouse, died 2nd April 1838, aged 63 years. Margaret, their daughter, who died 3rd February 1846, aged 32 years. Agnes, their daughter, died 2 3rd May 1851, aged 55 years. Thomas, their son, died 6th June 1863, aged 66 years. Mary, their daughter, who died at Lennox Plunton, 21st May 1880 aged 81 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard21(Front) In memory of Hugh Sproat, who died in Lennox Plunton, 2nd June 1847, aged 45 years. Also David, his son, who died 16th May 1853, aged 16 years. And Hugh, his son, merchant in London, who died at Lennox Plunton, 14th March 1878, aged 43 years. Mary MacMillan, wife of Hugh Sproat of Lennox Plunton, born at Viewfield, New Galloway, 11th December 1810, died 6th September 1887. John, their son, died at Rainton, Girthon, 17th December 1887, aged 45 years. James McMillan Sproat, their grandson, and son of Robert Sproat, Lennox Plunton, who died 30th Jan, 1886, aged 11 months.
(Rear) Elizabeth MacMillan, wife of Robert Sproat, late in Lennox Plunton, died 1 2th April 1908, aged 54 years, interred at Boise Cemetery, Idaho. And the above Robert Sproat, who died at Idaho on 26th March 1923, aged 78 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard22In loving memory of Kathleen Eleanor Margaret - Kim - beloved daughter of Thomas Alexander and Kathleen Sproat, Brighouse, who died 3rd Jan. 1960, aged 1 year and 3 months.
Senwick Old Kirkyard23In memory of Margaret J McClelland, wife of Thomas A Sproat, who died at Brighouse, 21st October 1934, aged 34 years. Also the above Thomas A Sproat, who died 12th March 1946, aged 51 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard24In memory of Agness Sproat, who died at Graplin, 29th Sept. 1830, aged 74 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard25(East) To the memory of John Sproat, M.D. third son of the late Thomas Sproat, Brighouse, having practiced his profession for many years in Melbourne, Australia, he returned to his native parish and died on the 28th August 1856, aged 52 years, Also Eleanor May Sproat, eldest daughter of the late Alexander Sproat, Brighouse, who died 13th April 1918, aged 85 years. Also Elizabeth M.R. Sproat, daughter of Alex'r Sproat, Brighouse, who died 26th Aug. 1929, aged 77 years.
(North) Sacred to the memory of James Hutton Thomson, only child of the late Rev’d Maitland Thomson, minister of the Parish of Aberdalgie, in the county of Perth, and of Elizabeth Thomson, his spouse, youngest daughter of late Thomas Sproat, farmer in Brighouse , he departed this life at Rockville, on the 30th day of June 1858, in the thirtenth (sic) year of his age. Much loved - much mourned. "Weep not, it is the Lord, let Him do what seemeth to him."
(South). In memory of Elizabeth, youngest daughter of the late Thomas Sproat in Brig house, and widow of the Rev’d Maitland Thomson of Aberdalgy, Perthshire, died at Gatehouse, 7th March 1862, aged 52 years. Also Alexander Sproat, their second son, who died at London, 17th June 1877, aged 77 years. Also his sons, Thomas Alexander Sproat, who died 1st November 1911, aged 80 years. And Gilbert Malcolm Sproat, who died at Victoria, British Columbia, 4th June 1913, aged 79 years.
(West) In memoriam. Near this place lie interred the remains of Thomas Sproat, eldest son of Thomas Sproat at Brighouse, having passed many years as a colonist in the parish of Ballarine, near Geelong, Australia, he returned to his native country in the year 1855, and died at Moffat, on the 30th day of January 1859, aged 60 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard26In memory of Alexander Sproat, who died at Boreland of Borgue, 2nd November 1860, aged 58 years. His daughter Mary, died at Gatehouse of Fleet, 17th May 1842, aged 2 years and 6 months. His son John, died at Gatehouse of Fleet, 10th March 1844, aged 2 years and 6 months. His daughter Mary, died at Auchengassel, 11th June 1866, aged 18 years. His daughter Jane, wife of Geo. F. Bowen, died at Trinidad, 27th November 1885, aged 42 years. Also Jane Carson, his wife, died at Auchengassel, 25th May 1888, aged 78 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard27In memory of John Sproat, in Conchieton, who died 23rd Sept'r 1829, aged 63 years. Also of his children: Alexander Sproat, died 26th July 1801, aged 7 months. Samuel Sproat, died 31st Oct. 1804, aged 9 months. Margaret Sproat, died 22nd Feb. 1824, aged 19 years. Samuel Sproat, died 25th Oct'r 1825, aged 10 years. Isabell Sproat, died 23rd Aug't 1829, aged 21 years. Also Isabella Thomson, spouse of the above John Sproat, who died at Ingleton of Kelton, 3rd March 1862, aged 88 years. In memory of Mary Sproat, born at Conchieton 3rd Oct. 1807, died at Fleet St., Gatehouse, 6th Dec. 1884, aged 77 years. John Sproat, his son, died at Gatehouse, 19th July 1890, aged 80 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard28In memory of Margaret Corrie Sproat, daughter of William Sproat and Jane McGill, who died at Borness, 3d December 1858, aged 23 years. Also Jane Penelope, her sister, who died at Torquay, South Devonshire, 19th February 1860, aged 19 years. The above William Sproat, who died at Borness, November 13th 1870, aged 71 years. Also two sons who died in infancy, John, June 1831 & John, June 5th 1835. Also the above Jane McGill, relict of the above William Sproat, who died at Kirkcudbright, 4th Feb. 1892, aged 84 years. Also their daughters, Isabella Brown Sproat, who died at Kirkcudbright, 21st April 1899, aged 56 years, and Elizabeth Messenger Sproat, who died at Kirkcudbright, 12th April 1915, aged 77 years. And Agnes Eleanor Sproat, wife of W O D Welsh, who died at Parkstone, Dorset, 1st Dec. 1919, aged 75 years, and there was buried. Also Jessie, their daughter, wife of C J Clover, who died at Birkenhead, 25th February 1930, aged 81 years, and was there buried.
Senwick Old Kirkyard29In memory of Jessie Sproat, daughter of William Thomas Sproat and Jessie Barber, his wife, who died at Balmangan, 28th January 1879, aged one year and four months. Also their daughter Jean Sproat, who died at Borness, 15th July 1883, aged three years and eleven months. Also their daughter Marion Sproat, who died at Borgue House, 26th August 1883, aged one year and eleven months. Also their daughter Frances Agnes Sproat, who died at Borgue House, 3rd April 1885, aged three months. Also their son Andrew McGill Sproat, who died at Borgue House, 20th May 1900, aged 25 years. Also the above William Thomas Sproat, who died at Borgue House, 18th October 1923, aged 77 years. Also the above Jessie Barber, wife of William Thomas Sproat, who died at Borgue House, 15th April 1931, aged 77 years. Also William Sproat, their their eldest son, who died at Banyenong, Donald, Australia, 16th Oct. 1948, aged 74 years, interred in Donald Cemetery. And James Sproat, their fourth son, who died at Melbourne, 26th August 1953, aged 65 years. Also their daughter Eleanor Sproat, Ivy Cottage, Borgue, who died at Darlington, 27th March 1962, aged 72 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard30In memory of John Barber Sproat, 'Duncroft', Twynholm, late in Lennox Plunton, born at Balmangan, Borgue, 3rd April 1876, died 3rd October 1959. Also Elizabeth Reid Kirkwood, his wife, born at Drumbuie, Beith, 7th July 1884, died at 'Duncroft', 14th June 1962. Also Elizabeth Eden of Gatehouse of Fleet, their daughter, born at Lennox Plunton, 27th May 1913, died at Kirkcudbright, 18th January 1994.
Senwick Old Kirkyard31J McM 1749.
Senwick Old Kirkyard32In memory of Mr Richard Hardacre, of Whitehaven, mariner, died Oct’r 27th 1764, aged 29 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard32aIn loving memory of William Thomas Sproat, farmer, Lennox Plunton, born 27 December 1922, died 10 January 1991.
Senwick Old Kirkyard33Blank.
Senwick Old Kirkyard34Erected in kind remembrance of Andrew Gilmour from the vicinity of Magherafelt, Ireland, who was cut off at the age of 24 years, being shipwrecked on this coast 20th November 1830. His memory will be long dear to his distressed and affectionate parents, and a numerous circle of friends and acquaintances. "Oh death, where is thy sting; Oh grave, where is thy victory."
Senwick Old Kirkyard35In loving memory of Alexander Hamilton, who died at Balmangan, Borgue, 9th January 1901, aged 49 years. Also Annie Findlay, his wife, who died at Hall, Auchencairn, 12th June 1909, aged 49 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard36In memory of John McMinn, who died 14 June 1761, aged 87 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard37Erected by Margaret Watson, in memory of her husband Robert Watson, lightkeeper at Little Ross, who was drowned 5th April 1864, aged 35 years. And their son William R. Watson, who died 11th June 1863, aged 10 months.
Senwick Old Kirkyard38In memory of John Robertson, son of Thomas Robertson, who died the 21st Oct’r 1855, aged 5 years. Also of Robert, who died 30th Oct’r 1855, aged 9 years. Also of Jane, his daughter, who died 7th March 1867, aged 16 years. Also of Mary McAdam, wife of Thomas Robertson, who died at Herriesdale, Urr, 6th Feb’y 1897, aged 85 years. Also the above Thomas Robertson, who died at Herriesdale, 4th Jan. 1903, aged 96 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard39In loving memory of Agnes, daughter of William Dalziel, who died at Brighouse Bay, 13th April 1879, aged 1 year and 10 months. Also William, his son, who died at Kempleton, 15th June 1895, aged 22 years. Also Mary Stevenson, wife of William Dalziel, who died at Twynholm Village, 17th February 1917, in her 76th year. Also John, his eldest son, who died at Twynholm Village, 22nd Feb. 1921, aged 50 years. Also the above William Dalziel, who died at Twyholm Village, 30th March 1928, aged 82 years. Also Jane Robertson Dalziel, his elder daughter, who died 10th April 1956 aged 85 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard40Erected in memory of John Rae who died at Culraven, Borgue, on the 3rd October 1881, aged 48 years. Also Andrew, his son, who died at Overlaw, Rerrwick, on the 16th June 1886, aged 23 years. Also Janet Livingstone Rae, his daughter, and wife of Joseph Blackley, who died at Low Borgue, on 23rd April 1889, aged 29 years. Also James Rae, his son, who died at Motherwell, 15th Oct. 1893, aged 23 years. Also Fanny Handly, wife of the said John Rae, who died at Borgue, 13th June 1900, aged 65 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard41Erected by William Thomson, in loving memory of his wife Samina Jamieson, died at Couper Croft, 6th June 1944, aged 73 years. Their son Andrew Hyslop Jamieson, died 29th Oct 1911, aged 5 years. Their daughter Sarah, died 24th Dec 1929, aged 27 years. The above William Thomson, who died at Kirkcudbright, 17th July 1955, aged 82 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard42Sacred to the memory of Hugh Jamieson Thomson, beloved husband of Jeanie Crosbie Cook, who died at Johnstone, Renfrewshire, 28th Jan 1939, aged 46 years. Also the above Jeanie Crosbie Cook, who died at Dumfries, 6th June 1967, aged 71 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard43In memory of Isabella MacGowan, daughter of John MacGowan and Agnes Brown, his wife, who died at Senwick on the 23rd day of June 1898, aged 78 years. Also the sons and daughters of Alexander McGowan, their son. Mary Isabella McGowan, died in Canada, 1898, George McGowan, died in Canada, 1938, Martha McNeill, died in London, 1937, Catherine Scott Morrison, died in Walberswick, 1937, Margaret Brown Fitzgerald, died in Liverpool, 1939. William Brown McGowan, died in Milnthorpe, 1952.
Senwick Old Kirkyard44Erected by Alex’r McGowan, in memory of his mother Agnes Brown, who died at Pennymuir, 2d March 1843, aged 53 years. Also his father John McGowan, who died at Senwick, 16th Nov’r 1854, aged 70 years. Also Alexander McGowan, son of the above, who died at St Cuthberts, Kirkcudbright, 31st May 1910, aged 86 years. Also Martha Mills, wife of Alexander McGowan, died 25th Oct. 1892, aged 59 years, interred at Highgate Cemetery, London. John Alexander Brown McGowan, of Knockmullock, eldest son of above, who died at St Cuthberts, 23rd Nov 1934, aged 75 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard45Sacred to the memory of Alexander Brown, mariner, who died 22nd March 1834, aged 52 years. A man who had seen much of mankind.
Stay passenger. No farther seek his merit to disclose, or draw his frailties from their dread abode, there they alike in trembling hope repose, the bosom of his father and his God. Now reader step on, and remember judgement and eternity. J McTaggart.
Senwick Old Kirkyard46In loving memory of Frederick Ellis Willcocks, beloved husband of Agnes Broun McGowan, who died at St Cuthberts on 15th March 1934, aged 75 years. Also the above Agnes Broun McGowan, who died at St Cuthberts, 25th Nov. 1952, aged 88 years. Also their niece M.M.K. Scott-Morrison, who died 7th June 1985, aged 83 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard47In memory of Alexander Brown, who died Ingleston, 26th July 1806, aged 69 years. Also of his two sons, Samuel, who died in Jamaica, 3rd June 1803, aged 24 years, and John, who died at Barharrow, 26th Feb’y 1815, aged 28 years. And also of Agnes McGuffog, his spouse, who died at Little Carleton, the 25th April 1828, aged 76 years. And also Tho’s Brown, late tennant in Carleton, who died 18th April 1944, in the sixty seventh year of his age, son of the above Alex. Brown & Agnes McGuffog.
Senwick Old Kirkyard48Here lyes the corpse of Alexander Brown, late in Blackcraige who died Dec’r 5th 1781, aged 82 years. Also here lies the corpse of Mary Bratney, his spouse, who died June the 2nd 1774, aged 65 years. Also of Janet Broun, their daughter aged one year.
Senwick Old Kirkyard49aHere lys the corps of Alexander Broun, who died in the 75th year of his age, the 21 day of June 1725.
Senwick Old Kirkyard49bIn loving memory of Samuel Brown, Barmagachan, who died 21st April 1830, aged 79 years. And Janet Henry, his wife, who died 4th January 1845, aged 86 years. Also of their sons and daughters, Alexander and Agnes, who died in infancy, Janet, who died 8th April 1817, aged 19 years, John, who died in Jamaica, 14th Feb’y 1821, aged 45 years, Samuel, sometime in Barmagachan, who died 16th December 1851, aged 58 years. Janet Milroy, eldest daughter of Anthony Milroy and Mary Brown, born 28th May 1822, died 18th April 1887. Also their sons and daughter, Samuel, born 1825, died in Glasgow, Dec’r 1892, Nathan, born 1827, died in London, Ontario, Feb 1890, Agnes Affleck, born 1831, died at Harrogate 1907.
Senwick Old Kirkyard49cIn loving memory of Anthony Milroy, late in Disdow, who died at Little Boreland, Anwoth, 12th May 1855, aged 76 years. And of his sons and daughters; Anne, who died 23rd April 1830, aged 1 year. Mary Anne, who died 21st February 1833, aged 2 months. Margaret, who died at Edinburgh, 22nd Feb 1849, aged 24 years, and was interred in the Dean Cemetery. John, who died in Australia, 11th Feb 1852, aged 31 years. Mary Anne, who died 26th May 1866, aged 27 years. Anthony, who died 8th Dec 1878, aged 39 years. Elizabeth, who died 14th Sep 1883, aged 49 years. Also of Mary Brown, spouse of Anthony Milroy, who died 4th Nov 1874, and 79 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard50Erected by William Patterson, London, in memory of his father Thomas Patterson, who died at (illegible font) 22nd Oct. 1821, aged 66 years. And his brother David, who died 12th Feb 1805, aged 12 years. Also in affectionate remembrance of his mother, Elizabeth Brown, who died 11th Feb’y 1827, aged 69 years. Also the said William Patterson, who died at London, 9th Nov 1831, aged 49 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard51(Front) In memory of James Maizland, who died at Millhall, 26th Feb’y 1855, aged 88 years. Also his spouse, Janet Duff, who died at Millhall, 2d March 1857, aged 84 years. Also their daughter Elizabeth, who died at Millhall, 15th Oct’r 1858, aged 58 years. Also their grand-daughter Isabella Maizland, who died at Borgue Village, 31st May 1865, aged 6 years and 11 months. Also their daughter Isabella, who died at Millhall, 15th December 1885, aged 77 years. Also their son Douglas, who died at Borgue Village, 23rd February 1893, aged 82 years. Also their daughter Janet, who died at Millhall, 28 May 1899, aged 92 years. Also Grace McConnell, wife of the above Douglas Maitland, who died at Borgue Village, 28th Sep. 1910, aged 91 years.
(Rear) Also of Janet Maizland, postmistress, Borgue, daughter of the said Douglas Maizland, who died 15th Nov. 1920, aged 61 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard52Erected by Robert McLellan, in loving memory of his only son Robert, who died at Burnfoot, Borgue, 14th May 1907, aged 40 years. Also the above Robert McLellan, who died 7th February 1913, aged 78 years. Also Elizabeth, his daughter, died 25th Feb’y 1921, aged 58 years. Also Mary Carson, his wife, who died 15th March 1921, in her 91st year. Aye fond remembrance of the McLellan family, by the McLeod family.
Senwick Old Kirkyard53(Front) Here lies Mary Wilson, spouse to James Sharp in Ross, who died March 30th 1768, aged 66 years. Also Jean and Nicolas Sharps, their children. Also the above James Sharp, who died 12th March 1785, aged 77 years.
(Rear) Also James Sharp, senior, who died at Senwick, 16th Nov’r 1818, aged 78 years. Also his wife Agnes Sproat, who died at Bridge-end, 8th Feb’y 1838, aged 76 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard54Erected by Marg’t Sharp, Senwick, in memory of her mother, Janett Gordon, who died 19th July 1804, aged 66 years. And of her father, Hugh Sharp, who died 14th Nov’r 1811, aged 72 years. Also James McFegan, their grandson, who died 19th July 1821, aged 9 years. Hugh Milligan, their grandson, who died at Glasgow, 26th Oct. 1845, aged 41 years. The above Margaret Sharp, who died 15th June 1865, aged 75 years. And James Sharp, his grandson, who died in Senwick, 22nd March 1806, aged 8 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard55Here lies the body of Margret Robison, who died Feb 3rd 1771, aged 37 years. Erected by her husband Hugh Sharp.
Senwick Old Kirkyard56Erected by Alex’r & James Broun, in memory of John Broun, smith, late in Langlands of Newton, who died Jan’y 22nd 1743, aged 44 years. Also Mary Clark, his spouse, who died the 26th Dec’r 1760, aged 67 years. Also James Broun, their son, who died 20th April 1782, aged 59 years. Also Margaret Kitrick, his spouse who died 20th August 1799, in the 76 year of her age. Also the remains of James Brown, late in Upper Chapelton, who died 16th March 1811, aged 60 years. And Isabella Brown, his spouse, who died at Pennymuir, on the 14th day of January 1831, aged 74 years. In memory of Samuel Brown, died at Chapelton Village, 9th Nov 1826, aged 63 years. Mary Thomson, his spouse, died at Kirkcudbright, 22 July 1852, aged 91 years. Also their children Samuel, died at Chapelton Village, 1st April 1822, aged 21 years. James, died in Jamaica, 12th July 1821, aged 37 years. Mary, died at Chapelton Village, 30th Nov 1815, aged 51 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard57Illegible.
Senwick Old Kirkyard58This stone was erected by William Brown, in memory of Grace Gordon, his wife, who died at Barncrosh, 20th Dec’r 1825, aged 35 years. Also Thomas Brown, his son, late teacher in Kirkcudbright, who died April 25th 1842, aged 21 years. The above William Brown, died at Borgue Kirk, 19th Dec’r 1846, aged 77 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard59(Front) Sacred to the memory of Samuel Brown, late in (illegible), who departed this life 1st April 1805, aged 61 years. And also to the memory of the following his children, viz; Samuel who died December 1777, in infancy. Isaac, who died January 1792, aged 1 year. John, late a surgeon in the 42nd Regiment of Foot, who died in the Island of St Vincents, September 1796, aged 23 years. Margaret, who died June 1797, aged 9 years. And James, the erector of this stone, who died 30th Aprile 1815, aged 28 years. Also William, who died 20th Dec ‘r 1818, aged 34 years.
(Rear) Also Isobella Taggart, spouse to Samuel Brown, who died 23rd Jan’y 1826, aged 75 years. And Mary Brown, their grand-daughter, who died 25th July 1824, aged 20 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard60In memory of William Brown, who died at Argrennan, in the Parish of Tongland, on the 3rd of Sept. 1821, aged 75 years. Also Alexander Brown, his son, who died on the 18th of May 1810, aged 18 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard61Erected in memory of Samuel Brown, sometime tenant of Laigh Borgue, who died at Graplin on the 23rd August 1805, aged 42 years. William, his son, who died at Graplin on 4th June 1816, aged 10 years and 6 months. Mary, his daughter, who died there on 6th April 1830, aged 29 years. Mary Sproat, his relict, who died there on 17th June 1844, aged 77 years. Thomas, agent for the Bank of Scotland and writer in Castle Douglas, their son, who died there on 24th November 1854, aged 58 years. Samuel, merchant in Doncaster, their son, who died there on 13th December 1855, aged 57 years. Margaret, their daughter, who died at Knockmullock on 10th December 1874, aged 82 years. Alexander, their eldest son, who died at Milton, Ontario, on 13th November 1876, aged 82 years. Also John Brown, of Knockmullock, their son, who died at London on 2nd June 1878, aged 75 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard62To the memory of Agnes Gordon, spouse to David Brown, who died in Boreland of Anwoth, 9th Sept’r 1812, aged 40 years. Also the said David Brown, who died 21 Feb’y 1828, aged 52 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard63In loving remembrance of John Carson, the beloved son of James and Agnes Carson, who died 15th Dec. 1890, in the 24th year of his age. Also of the said James Carson, who died at Senwick Smithy, 12th Dec. 1897, aged 65 years. Also of Agnes McGill, his wife, who died at Senwick Smithy, 27th Mar. 1900, aged 74 years. Also his daughter Margaret Carson, wife of Thomas Irving, who died at Bay View, Auchencairn, 3rd Nov’r 1937, aged 76 years, interred in Auchencairn Cemetery. Also Janet Mills, his daughter-in-law, beloved wife of Robert Carson, who died at Clauchendolly, 5th Nov. 1949, aged 78 years. Also the said Robert Carson, who died at Clauchendolly, 2nd April 1953, aged 82 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard64(right) E.G.
Senwick Old Kirkyard65(left) In memory of John, son of Edmund Gasson of Rye, Sussex, who died 10th May 1822, aged 2 years. Also Elizabirth (sic) Gasson, who died 10th Jan’y 1823, aged 1 year.
Senwick Old Kirkyard66In loving memory of Elizabeth Helen, daughter of John Papple, who died in Borgue Village, 21st Oct. 1913, aged 20 years. Also John Houston, their son, who died at Ross, Borgue, aged 13 months. Also Alexander, his son, L.Cpl., 1st Canadian Mounted Rifles, killed in action at Ypres, 2nd June 1916, aged 29 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard67Inaccessible and overgrown.
Senwick Old Kirkyard68Sacred to the loving memory of Helen Mitchell, daughter of Robert and Jane Mitchell, who died at Senwick Cottage, 18th May 1897, aged 24 years. “Come unto me all ye that labour and are heavy laden and I will give you rest.” Matt. X1.28. The above Robert Mitchell, who died at Rutherford Cottage, Anwoth, 15th May 1916, aged 78 years. Jane Williamson, his wife, who also died there, 9th Dec. 1919, aged 81 years. Margaret Ann Mitchell, their daughter, who died at Cottage Hospital, Kirkcudbright, 3rd Nov. 1950, aged 82 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard69Erected by John Neil, in loving memory of his wife, Janet Manson, who died at Brighouse, 6th Sept. 1899, aged 50 years. Also James, their third son, killed in action at Vimy Ridge, France, 9th April 1917, aged 36 years, Also Robert, their youngest son, killed in action in France, 29th July 1918, aged 30 years, interred at Oulghy-le-Chateau, S.S.E. of Soissons. “They died that we might live.” Also Mary Thompson, his wife, who died at Boatcroft, 15th June 1923, aged 52 years. Also the above John Neil, who died at Glenlochar, 12th November 1935, aged 85 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard70In loving memory of George Johnstone, who died at Brighouse Bay, Borgue, on 8th Nov. 1907, aged 72 years. “Rest on dear husband, thy labours o’er, thy willing hand will toil no more, a faithful father, true and kind, no friend on earth like thee we find.” Also his daughter Margaret, and wife of James Johnstone, who died at Senwick Park, 19th Nov. 1927, aged 49 years. Also Jane Neil, wife of the above George Johnstone, who died at Senwick Park, 22nd May 1928, aged 89 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard71To the memory of Agnes Brown, daughter of John Brown and Jane Martn, who died at Irelandton, 13th March 1822, aged 24 years. And James Brown, their son, who died at Horsham, in Sussex, 20th June 1822, aged 20 years. And John Brown, their son, who died at Irelandton, 18th July 1833, aged 27 years. Also John Brown, sen’r. who died at Littleton, 17th Jan’y. 1835, aged 67 years. Alex’r, their son, who died at Holmfirth, Yorkshire, 10th Feb’y 1843, aged 42 years. Also William Brown, who died at Ringford, 5th March 1884, aged 68 years. Also Janet Martindale Cowper, his wife, who died at Creamery Cottage, 26th January 1913, aged 83 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard72This stone was erected by Andrew Carter, in memory of Mary Brown, his affectionate wife, who died at Stroans of Kirkmabreck, 6th Nov’r 1842, aged 31 years. Mary, their daughter, who died 25th July 1842, aged 3 months. Jane Martin, wife of John Brown, who died at Stroans, Parish of Kirkmabreck, 8th September 1866, aged 88 years. Andrew Carter, the erector, who died at Stroans, 8th September 1872, aged 70 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard73In affectionate remembrance of William Sloan, who died at Townend, Kirkcudbright, on the 24th day of June 1885, aged 44 years. Also Jane Bland, his mother, wife of William Sloan, who died at Burnyard, Borgue, 25th Sept. 1890, aged 87 years. Also Mary Jane, his daughter, who died at Townend, 11th July 1896, aged 20 years. Also William Sloan, his father, who died at Burnyard, 5th Nov’r. 1896, aged 83 years Also John, his son, who died at Liverpool, 12th June 1904, aged 29 years. Also Mary Buchannan, his wife, who died at Liverpool, August 3rd 1912, aged 72 years. Also Jessie Sloan, his sister, wife of James Clenahan, who died at Crossmichael, 17th June 1917, aged 76 years. Also John Buchannan Sloan, who died 16th Oct’r 1871, in infancy. Henry Bland Sloan, died 19 Feb. 1926, aged 43 years. Also William Sloan, his son, and beloved husband of Mina Thomson, who died on the 14th December 1928, aged 60 years. Also the said Jemima Thomson, who died on the 4th October 1934, aged 64 years. “Then let our sorrows cease to flow, God has recalled his own, and let our hearts in every woe, still say thy will be done.”
Senwick Old Kirkyard74In memory of Margaret Roy, wife of James Campbell in Meikle Ross, who died on the 8th October 1848, aged 33 years. Also George Campbell, their son, who died on the 19th October 1848, aged 13 days. Also the said James Campbell, who died at Meikle Ross, on the 2nd October 1852, aged 49 years. Alexander Campbell, son of the said James Campbell, who died at Kiora, near Ararat, Victoria, Australia, Aug. 21st 1870, aged 24 years. And James Campbell, who died at Ararat, Victoria, Australia, August 15th 1871, aged 28 years.
Senwick Old Kirkyard75Sacred to the memory of a beloved sister, Charlotte, youngest daughter of the late Martin Rawling Osborne, of Saint Ives, in the county of Huntingdon, she died at Balmangan, on the 3rd of June 1854, aged 26 years. "Watch therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour where in the son of man cometh." Matt. XXV, 13.
LocationNo.Inscription
Buittle Kirkyard1In memory of Thomas Porter, who died at Meikle Knox, 4th Feb'y 1878, aged 64 years. Also Thomas, son of John Porter who died at Meikle Knox, 7th May 1893, aged 6 years & 4 months. Also John Porter, who died at Meikle Knox, 17th Nov. 1895, aged 45 years. Also Agnes Davidson, wife of the above Thomas Porter, who died at Cordorcan, Newton Stewart, 5th August 1902, aged 89 years. Also Margaret McKinnel wife of the above John Porter, who died at Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, 20th May 1931 aged 72 years. Also Agnes, daughter of the above John & Margaret Porter who died at Dumfries, 25th July 1963. Grace Gordon, youngest daughter, widow of William McCubbin, who died 25th Dec'r.1966. Also Margaret, who died at Thornhill, 29th May 1969, last member of the above family
Buittle Kirkyard2No Inscription.
Buittle Kirkyard3In memory of George Thomson, who died the 23rd May, 1810, aged 20 years son of John Thomson, carpenter in Dalbeattie. And also of Shusannah Hyde, his wife, who died the 23rd June 1820, aged 63 years.
Buittle Kirkyard4Erected by William Halliday to the memory of Robert his brother who died at Dalbeattie, on the 2nd day of September 1820, aged eleven months. Isabella his sister, who died on the 29th September 1847, aged 17 years. Also James Halliday, his father who died at Dalbeattie, 19th March 1858, aged 74 years. Mary Patterson, spouse to the above James Halliday, who died at Dalbeattie, on the 30th May 1861, aged 71 years. Also Robert Brown their son-in-law, who died at Haugh of Urr, on the 29th of May 1859, aged 39 years. Also the children of Robert Brown:- Mary died 1 Dec 1847, aged 1 year. Jane, died 1 Dec. 1853, aged 3 years. William, died 7 Dec. 1853, aged 8 years. Agnes L. died 2 June 1873, aged 15 years. Also Mary Halliday, wife of the above Robert Brown, who died 3rd October 1891, in her 68th year.
Buittle Kirkyard5In the memory of Barbra Heuchan, spouse to John Sloan, who died at Cullinaw, July the 8th 1831 aged 62. Also of their children James, John, George and Ann Sloan's. Also the above John Sloan, he died the 7th of April 1853, aged 80 years.
Buittle Kirkyard6In memory of James Drew, who died in Dalbeattie, Jan. 10th 1795, aged 78 years.
Buittle Kirkyard7Erected by Joseph McAllister, in memory of his daughter Hellen, who died at Breoch, 4th October 1846 aged 7 years. Also Isabella his daughter, who died 26th Dec'r 1847, aged 15 years. Also Margaret his daughter who died 16th Feb'y 1853, aged 26 years. Also Janet Thomson, his wife, who died at Standing Stone, Kelton, the 15th of May 1859, aged 64 years. Also of the above Joseph McAllister, who died at Barwhillinty, Parish of Parton, 20th Aug't 1877, aged 80 years. Also Isabella Thompson, the beloved wife of Samuel McAllister, who died at Standing-stone, 26th Dec'r. 1897, aged 61 years. Also Andrew, son of Samuel McAllister, who died at Combination Hospital, Castle Douglas, 7th July 1904, aged 27 years. Also the said Samuel McAllister, who died 6th July 1908, aged 81 years.
Buittle Kirkyard8Sacred to the memory of James, son of John Hanning, who died at Meikle Knox. on the 10th day of April, 1840, aged 2 years. Also of Mary Ann, his daughter who died at Balmae, on 20th day of April, 1844 in the 8th year of her age. Also of Ann Margaret his daughter who died at Skipmyre, on the 21st day of May 1849 aged 1 year and 8 months. Also the said John Hanning, who died at Skipmyre, Parish of Tinwald, 10th of Dec. 1856, aged 64 years. Also Jane Black, his wife who died at Chapelcroft, Lochmaben, 24th Nov'r. 1885, aged 72 years.
Buittle Kirkyard9In memory of William Gillespie, son of Thomas Gillespie, who died at Gelston, June 1834, aged 5 years. Also John Gillespie, who died at Allanbank, 13th November 1869, aged 36 years. Also of the said Thomas Gillespie, who died at Dalbeattie, 10th October 1874, aged 77 years. Also of Henrietta Cannon, relict of the said Thomas Gillespie who died at Dalbeattie, June 4th 1882, aged 80 years. Also Margaret Gillespie, who died at Dalbeattie on the 8th Dec. 1883, aged 39 years. Also Isabella Gillespie, widow of James M. Helm, who died at Dalbeattie, 13th May 1911, aged 83 years. Mary Gillespie, who died at Edinburgh on the 30th June 1915, aged 77 years. Elizabeth Gillespie, who died at Dalbeattie on the 17th December 1915, aged 80 years. Jessie Gillespie, who died at Edinburgh, 20 May 1924, aged 78 years.
Buittle Kirkyard10Sacred to the memory of Alexander McRobert, who died at Dalbeattie on the 5th of December 1849, aged 84 years. Also of Janet Copland, his spouse, who died at same place on the 25th October 1854, aged 89 years. Also of John McRobert their son who died at Clonyard, in this Parish, 10 Sept. 1865, aged 75 years. Also of Janet, daughter of John McRobert, who died at Clonyard 10th July 1867, aged 46 years. Also of Janet Johnston, wife of John McRobert, who died at Clonyard, 14th Jan 1869, aged 78 years. Also William McRobert, son of the above John McRobert, who died at Clone, 23rd April 1886, aged 56 years. Jane Brown, wife of the above William McRobert, died 24th March 1907, aged 64 years.
Buittle Kirkyard11In memory of John Armstrong, who died at Buittle Place, 10th Feb. 1842, aged 60 years. Also of Elizabeth Armstrong, his daughter, who died at Ipswich, County of Suffolk, 29 Dec'r 1854, aged 30 years. Also of James Armstrong, his son, who died at Buittle Place 30th May 1855, aged 43 years. Also of Robert Armstrong, his son, who died at Buittle Place 17th Dec'r. 1863, aged 48. Also of Sarah Wright, spouse of the above John Armstrong, who died at Dalbeattie on the 20th April 1865, aged 73 years.
Buittle Kirkyard12Sacred to the memory of Thomas William Graham, son of Robert and Mary Graham, late in West Linton, Cumberland, who died at Cockleaths in this Parish, 27th June 1860, aged 11 years. Robert Graham, their son, who died 25th May 1872, aged 19 years. Also the above Mary Graham, who died at Dumfries, 28 March 1891 aged 77 years.
Buittle Kirkyard13(Here lies) the corpse of Jane -----y, spouse to George Riddick, who departed this life the 22nd of ----, 1722, aged 38 years. And of Robert Riddick, son to George Riddick, who departed this life Feb'y 8th 17--.
Note. There is a further inscription at the foot, which seemingly relates to a James Riddick in Dumfries. either the body of, or erected by, him.
Buittle Kirkyard14In affectionate remembrance of Isabella, wife of James Mitchell, who died in the prime of life at Little Knox, on 29 July, 1858.
Buittle Kirkyard15In Memoriam. Margaret Carter, wife of Archibald Marchbank of Little Knox, who died 2nd April 1927, aged 54 years. Also the above Archibald Marchbank, who died at Castle Douglas, 11th August 1955.
Buittle Kirkyard16Erected by William Gibson, in memory of Thomas Gibson, who died at Liverpool, on his way home from New York, N. America, on the 9th Nov'r. 1829, aged 22 years. A.H. Gibson, late teacher at Rhonehouse, who died on the 17th of December 1839, aged 23 years, his sons. William Gibson, his son, who died at Illinois, U.S. America, on 12th Aug. 1848, aged 48 years. Also Henrietta Charters, his grand-daughter, who died on the 8th Jan. 1857, aged 12 years. Also Agnes Henry, his spouse, who died 11 Jan. 1858, aged 78 years. Also the said William Gibson, who died at Carlingwark Cottage, 12th May 1868, aged 88 years. Also James Gibson, his son, who died Bushy-park, Middlesex, 17th Dec'r 1872, aged 70 years.
Buittle Kirkyard17Erected by Robert Gibson, Standingstone, Borgue, in memory of Margaret Hanning, his wife, who died 6th January, 1877, aged 78 years. Also the above Robert Gibson, who died at Pine Rock, U.S.America, 2nd July, 1887, aged 79 years. Also Ann H Gibson, his daughter, and wife of Samuel Jolly, who died at Drumore, Kirkcudbright, 12th June 1874, aged 37 years. Also James Gibson, his son, who died at Torrs, Kelton, 26th January 1901, aged 63 years. Also Mary Ann Hanning Gibson, eldest daughter of the above James Gibson, who died at Torrs, Kelton, 28th June, 1902, aged 33 years. Margaret Anne Gibson, his youngest daughter who died at Castle Douglas 11 Feb. 1909, aged 31 years. Also Jessie Gardiner, his spouse who died 13th May 1909, aged 73 years.
Buittle Kirkyard18Joseph Ireland, died 30th May MDCCCLXIII. "Jesus cried and said l am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth in me should not abide in darkness." St. John XII, 44th & 46th.
Buittle Kirkyard19Sacred to the memory of Agnes Wilson, wife to George McKnight, who died at Palnackie, the 29th of April 1846 in the 27th year of her age. The said George McKnight, died at Amherst, Nova Scotia, the 10th of November 1852, aged 35 years.
Buittle Kirkyard20Erected in memory of William Smart, Farmer, Corbieton, who died 6th January 1870, aged 48 years. Also John Smart, his father, who died at Crossford, Glencairn, 12th October 1871, aged 80 years. Also Jane Johnstone, wife of John Smart, who died at Blackpark, Kirkpatrick Durham, 1st August, 1875, aged 80 years.
Buittle Kirkyard21In memory of William Hughes, who died at Leaths, 14th July 1869, aged 36 years. Also Sarah Culton, his wife, who died at Kirkstyle, Buittle, 20th Dec'r 1920, aged 90 years. Helen Findlater, elder daughter of the above who died at Castle Douglas Hospital, March 16th 1933, aged 79 years. 'Waiting the coming of Our Lord'
Buittle Kirkyard22In memory of Elisabeth Candlish, spouse to John Thomson who died at Gerranton, Oct'r 5th 1751, aged 32 years. Also the said James Thomson, who died at Ironanery, 8th March 1820, aged 65 years
Buittle Kirkyard23In memory of Henrietta Gillespie, wife of Hugh Knox, who died at the High School, 22nd June 1880, aged 39. James, their son who died at the same place, 13th May 1882, aged 9. The above Hugh Knox, headmaster of Buittle High School for 46 years, who died at Dalbeattie, 31 March, 1916, aged 73. William John, younger son of the above Hugh Knox, who died at Sutton, Surrey, 16th October 1930, aged 55. Interred at Cheam, Surrey. Henrietta Cannon Knox, their daughter, died at Durban, S.A. 25th August, 1961, aged 92. Mary Ann, their younger daughter, died at Durban, S.A. 11th August, 1965, aged 87. And her husband William Chalmers Mitchell, died 15th January 1961, aged 85. 'Beyond this vale of tears, There is a life above, Unmeasured by the flight of years, And all that life is love.'
Buittle Kirkyard24Erected by William Brydson. In memory of Mary, his daughter, who died at Kirkstyle Cottage, first of Oct. 1852, aged 21 years. Also the above William Brydson, who died at Dalbeattie, 23 August 1884, aged 80 years. Also Elizabeth McKnight, his wife, who died at Dalbeattie, 6th November 1887, aged 84 years
Buittle Kirkyard25Erected in memory of William Gillespie, who died at Colehole, Buittle, 10 Dec. 1857, aged 53 years. Also his twin children who died in infancy in 1830. Also John Gillespie, his son who died in 1833, aged 17 months. Also Elizabeth Gillespie, his daughter who died in 1846, aged 6 months. Also Agnes, is daughter who died at Keswick, 2nd Feb. 1864, aged 21 years. Also Mary Paterson, his wife who died at Dalbeattie 25th Nov. 1879, aged 77 years. Also Mary Gillespie, his grand-daughter who died at Dalbeattie 16th May, 1864, aged 2 3/4 years. Also Mary, his daughter, widow of Charles Carson, who died at Castle Douglas, 18th August, 1887, aged 53 years.
Buittle Kirkyard26In memory of Isabella Gillespie, beloved wife of Richard Taylor, who died at Craignair, 18th Dec'r 1861, aged 25 years.
Buittle Kirkyard27Erected in memory of David Harper, who died at Corra, 19th Dec'r. 1881, aged 12 years.
Buittle Kirkyard28This stone should have a top ridge stone, and it probably began "Erected in memory of"
John Robinson, who died at Partadown, Ireland, on the 26th Oct'r. 1865, aged 61 years. Also Marion Muirhead, his wife who died at Barchain, on 21st April 1880, aged 69 years. Also Eliza Muirhead, who died at Barchain, on the 17th May 1884, aged 69 years. Also George Muirhead, who died at Barlays, Colvend, on the 16th April, 1888, aged 84 years. Also George Robinson, who died at Palnackie, 27th March, 1919, aged 72 years. Margaret Robinson, daughter of the above John Robinson, died at Castle Douglas, 4th July, 1924, aged 79 years.
Buittle Kirkyard29In memory of Sarah, seventh daughter of David Porter who died at Guffogland, 2nd February 1880 aged 4 months. David, his fouth son, who died at Guffogland 8th January, 1889, aged 19 years and 9 months. Agnes, his third daughter who died at Guffogland, 17 January 1889, 15 years and 11 months. David Porter, the above named, who died at Auchencairn, 17th May 1922, aged 86 years. Janet Brydon Little, his wife, who died at Auchencairn 3rd Jan'y 1927, aged 92 years.
Buittle Kirkyard30In loving memory of Margaret Porter, who died at Auchencairn, 2nd April 1926. Mary, who died at Culkeist, 21st Nov'r 1932, Jane Dickson Porter, who died at Auchencairn 12th Nov. 1938.
Buittle Kirkyard31Erected by Robert Coskery in memory of Mary, his daughter, who died at Kirk-marrion 17th Dec. MDCCCXXXII aged 1 year and seven months. Also the said Robert Coskery who died 8th January 1860, aged 67 years. Also Grace McGowan, his spouse who died at Crossmichael Village, on 1st December 1862, aged 75 years.
Buittle Kirkyard32Erected by James Bell, in memory of Helen Bell, his daughter, who died at Palnackie on 19th November 1852, in the 5th year of her age. Also Elizabeth Black, his daughter, who died in infancy. Also James, his son, who was drowned at Harburg, on 1st Sept. 1867, and was interred there, aged 17 years. Also Alexander Coltart Bell, his son who died at Ayr 13 Sept. 1880, in his fourteenth year, and is interred here. Also the said James bell who died at Ayr, 24th February 1897, in the 72nd year of his age, and is interred here. Also Mary Loudon Black, wife of the above James Bell, who died at Dalbeattie, on the 26th April, 1903, aged 77 years
Buittle Kirkyard33Erected by John Rain and Agnes Martin, in memory of John Rain, their son, who died at Cuil, 14th April MDCCCLVI aged XII years. Margaret Christal Rain, their daughter, who died at Cuil, 11th January MDCCCLXVII, aged 24 years. The above Agnes Martin, who died at Cuil, 26th Dec. MDCCCLXXXII, aged LXXII years. The above John Rain, who died at Cuil, 1st Sept. MDCCCLXXXV, aged LXXXV years. Also the Rev. Thomas Rain M.A. their son, minister of Hutton and Corrie, Dumfriesshire, who died Kings Kerswell, Devonshire, 1st May MDCCCCV, aged LX years. Also of James Rain, youngest son of the above John Rain, who died at the Villa, Castle Douglas, 24th April MCMXIX, aged LXVII and buried in the cemetery there. Also Agnes Rain, second daighter of the above John Rain, who died at the Villa, Castle Douglas, 19th Dec. MCMXXI, aged LXXIII years, also interred in Castle Douglas cemetery.
Buittle Kirkyard34In memory of Janet Ross, wife of John McClymont, who died at Barlochan, 29th June, 1888, aged 43 years. Also of John McClymont, who died at Barlochan, 6th August 1900, aged 58 years.
Buittle Kirkyard35Sacred to the memory of James Cowan, who died at Palnackie, on the 29th of July, 1850, aged 83 years. Agnes McKnight, his spouse, who died on the 17th of March, 1843, aged 78 years. Janet McKnight, who died at Dalbeattie, 25th June 1859, aged 67 years.
Buittle Kirkyard36In memory of Janet McGill, who died 25th January, 1830, in the 78th year of her age. Erected by Joseph Coltart, her nephew.
Buittle Kirkyard37This early stone is very badly worn. It seems to begin as below but is generally illegible.
Here lyes John McKill in Richorn, who died....
Buittle Kirkyard38In memory of John McKeuen of Glenshinnoch, who died June 1746, aged 70 years. Also Mary Caven, his spouse, who died 5th April 1768, aged 78 years. And of their children, of Ann McKeuen, who died June 1741, aged 17 years, Mary McKeuen, who died Nov. the 20th 1784, aged 60. Samuel McKeuen, who died March the 8th 1791, aged 70 years. Also John McKeun, who died Jan. 7th 1797, aged 68 years. And of William McKeun, who died April 3rd 1812, aged 80 years. Also of Robert Duke, who died 18th Feb 1824, aged 76 years.
Buittle Kirkyard39Sacred to the memory of Margaret Riddick who died in Palnackie, 1836, aged 19 years. John Riddick, her father, who died at Palnackie, 10th August, 1843, aged 60 years. Helen Black, his wife, who died at Palnackie on the 22nd April, 1866, aged 76 years. Also Elizabeth their daughter who died on the 3rd of February 1866, aged 43 years.
Buittle Kirkyard40Erected by Maxwell Black in memory of his daughter Hellen, who died 12th of July 1824, aged 14 months. Also of Robert, his son, who died the 3rd of January 1834, aged 19 months. Also John, his son, who died at Woodhead 20th of March 1845, aged 25 years. The said Maxwell Black who died at Woodhead 27th March 1869, aged 80 years. Also of Janet Bodden, relict of the above who died at Dalbeattie, 3rd Sept. 1877, aged 87 years. Also Helen, daughter of the above, who died at Craignair Street, Dalbeattie, 13th April, 1887, aged 61 years. Also James, son of the above Maxwell Black, who died at Dalbeattie 30th Sept. 1893, aged 72 years.
Buittle Kirkyard41Sacred to the memory of James Black, who died at Woodhead, Parish of Buittle, 24th December 1814, aged 69 years. Margaret Black, his daughter, who died 26th October 1826, aged 33 years. Grizzel Graham, his wife, who died 17th December 1836, aged 83 years. William Black, his son, who died 20th January 1844, aged 64 years.
"Believe in the resurrection of the dead and in the cross of Christ."
This stone was erected as a token of respect by James Black Sen'r of Buenos Aires.
Buittle Kirkyard42Here ly the remains of James Black, who died in Almerness, August 29th 1761, aged 50 years. Also Jannet Wilson, his wife, who died July 25th 1778, aged 71 years. Also the remains of Mary Turner, wife to Robert Black, who died June the 25th 1794, aged 52 years. 'And in a married life she proved a loving wife".
Reverse: Also Robert Black, who died July 18th 1798 aged 67 years. And of Isobel McMichan, spouse of John Black in Hole of Almerness, who died 8th Jan. 1820, aged 73 years. And Also Mary Black, spouse of the above John Black, who died 4th May 1821, aged 60 years.
Buittle Kirkyard43Erected to the memory of John Black, who died at Scriel, 7th Feb'y 1830, aged 88 years. Also Isabella McMichan, his spouse, who died at Hole of Almorness, 8th Feb' 1820, aged 73 years. Also in memory of John Black who died at Palnackie 2nd December 1863, aged 72 years. Also Grace Black, his wife, who died at Palnackie, 20th April, 1863, aged 47 years.
Buittle Kirkyard44Erected by George Black, late in Almorness, to the memory of Elizabeth Cairns, his wife, who died the 7th July, 1806, aged 76 years. Also the said George Black, who died at Castle Douglas the 30th April 1825, aged 86 years. And of his daughter Margaret Black, who died at Castle Douglas, May the 19th, 1832, aged 19 years. Margaret Copland, her mother and second wife to George Black, who died at Castle Douglas, April the 30th, 1866, aged 84 years. And Elizabeth Cairns Black, daughter of the above George Black and Margaret Copland, who died at Castle Douglas, 29th April 1884, aged 79 years.
Buittle Kirkyard45Erected by John Bodden, to the memory of Margret, his wife, and their children, Henrietta, Agnes, Robert, Mary and John Bodden. Henrietta, died the 5th Sept. 1792, aged 18 years. Agnes, died the 3rd July 1793, aged 11 years. Robert, died the 24th July, 1796, aged 26 years. Mary, died the 24th February, 1798, aged 14 years. And John, died the 11th Sept. 1800, aged 6 years. Also the above Margret Stewart, who died the 28th January, 1801, aged 50 years. Who all died Isle of Orchardton. Also the above John Boddan, who died Blackbelly on the 30th of April 1830, aged 88 years. Also Helen Bodden who died Palnackie 16th of April 1862, aged 74.
Buittle Kirkyard46Here ly the remains of John Bodden in Almerness, who died June 21st 1768, aged 68 years. And Barbra Thomson, his wife who died April 4th 1778, aged 74 years.
Reverse. In memory of William Bodden, son of Robert Bodden, in Palnackie, who died there, 11th April 1821, aged 21 years. And is interred here.
Buittle Kirkyard47Erected in memory of William Thomson, late merchant in Palnackie, who died there the 26th Oct. 1818, aged 49 years. Also Janet Bodden, his spouse, who died at Douganhill Cottage, 25th March 1860, aged 79 years. Also Robert, their son, who died at Walsal, 31st Aug. 1826, aged 20 years.
Buittle Kirkyard48Erected in memory of Robert Boddan, who died at Palnackie, the 6th November 1826, in the 92nd year of his age. Likewise William Boddan, his youngest son, who died at Palnackie, the 11th April 1821, aged 21 years. Also Helen McGill,