John MacMillans Family History Archives

Descendants of John Tweedie...   c1748 – 1818

1. John Tweedie was born c1748 in Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, and died 4th Jan 1818 in Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. He married Mary Moffatt c1763 in Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. She was born c1743 in Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, and died c1810 in Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

Children of John Tweedie and Mary Moffatt are:

i. John Tweedie, b. 6th Feb 1760, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 11th Dec 1817, Hightae, Lochmaben Dumfriesshire, Scotland; m. May Johnstone, 25th Aug 1791, Lochmaben Parish Church; b. c1759, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriessire, Scotland; d. c1837, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriessire, Scotland..

ii. Gilbert Tweedie, b. 14th Jan 1766, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfrieshire, Scotland; d. 25th Sept 1827, Hitchillgate, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; m. Janet Bell, 9th Nov 1788, Kirklinton, Dumfriesshire, Sotland; b. June 1765, Randalinton, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 15th Oct 1846, Hitchillgate, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scotland..

iii. Sarah Tweedie, b. 9th Feb 1768, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland..

iv. Martha Tweedie, b. 22nd March 1770, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 30th May 1840, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, aged 72 yrs; m. George Harkness; b. c1766, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfrieshire, Scotland; d. 30th May 1847, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfrieshire, Scotland, aged 77 yrs..

more about Martha Tweedie:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

more about George Harkness:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

v. David Tweedie, b. 28th Oct 1774, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d: 23rd Nov 1852, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; m: Elizabeth Richardson, 3rd Feb 1799, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; b: 15th August 1764, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfrieshire, Scotland; d. 16th Jan 1841, Hightae, Lochmaben, Dumfrieshire, Scotland, aged 76 yrs..

more about David Tweedie:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

more about Elizabeth Richardson:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

vi. Agnes Tweedie, b. 27th May 1777, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland..

vii. Jannet Tweedie, b. 27th May 1779, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 10th Jan 1855, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, m. John Broach, 14th Feb 1806, Lochmaben Parish Church, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; b. c1776, Knocks on Hardgrove, Dalton, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 14th Jan 1855, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland..

more about Jannet Tweedie:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

more about John Broach:
Buried: Lochmaben "Old" Cemetery, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

viii. Francis Tweedie, b. c1781, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 15th Dec 1862, Pyehills in the Parish of Ruthwell and Buried in Mouswald Cemetery in Dumfreisshire, Scotland; m:(1) Heline Johnston; b. c1785, Near Ecclefechan; m:(2) Janet McVitie, b. 16th May 1783, Mouswald, Dumfries, Scotland; d. 18th Nov 1862, Pyehills in the Parish of Ruthwell and Buried in Mouswald Cemetery in Dumfreisshire, Scotland..

more about Francis Tweedie:
1841 Census: Panteth, Mouswald, Linen and Woollen Weaver.
1851 Census: Pyehills, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
1861 Census: Pyehills, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Buried: In Mouswald Churchyard, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire
Cause of Death: Supposed Inflammation of the Lungs

more about Janet McVitie:
Baptism: 18th May 1783, Mouswald, Dumfriessire, Scotland.
1841 Census: Panteth, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
1851 Census: Pyehills, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
1861 Census: Pyehills, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
1871 Census: Pyehills, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Buried: In Mouswald Churchyard, Mouswald, Dumfriesshire
Cause of Death: Supposed Ulcers in the Stomach.

This information has been gathered from various sources.  I cannot guarantee or be held responsible for the accuracy of the information shown and would welcome any additions and corrections.

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