SWORDS FROM ROXBURGHSHIRE


George SWORD

(1) Thomas SWORD, born 18 Apr 1745, Bonjedward ROX, marr. May 1775, Bedrule ROX, Elisabeth REDFOORD, ? born 01 Dec 1749, Lanton, Jedburgh ROX, ? dau. of John REDFOORD/Janet MADER.

(1a) George SWORD, born 19 Jun 1776, Oxnam ROX, marr. Anne COOK

(1a1) Thomas SWORD, born 22 Nov 1806, Edinburgh MLN

(1a2) Beatrice SWORD, born 11 Dec 1808, Jedburgh ROX (?), died 30 Mar 1873, Edinburgh MLN, 
marr. 28 May 1830, Edinburgh, 
William James GRANT, born c. 1806, ENG, died 11 Aug 1877, Edinburgh MLN

(1a2a) John GRANT, born 28 Dec 1830, Edinburgh MLN, marr. 14 May 1855, Edinburgh MLN,
Elizabeth ANDERSON, born 18 May 1836, Edinburgh MLN (dau of George ANDERSON & Elizabeth HENDERSON)

(1a2b) Ann Jane GRANT, born 12 Mar 1833, Edinburgh MLN, died 10 Aug 1889, Edinburgh MLN, 
marr. 14 May 1855, Edinburgh MLN, William KERR, born 17 Aug1829, Edinburgh MLN, died 13 NOV 1882, Edinburgh MLN.

(1a2b1) William KERR, born 04 Mar 1856, Glasgow LKS, marr. 09 Aug 1877, Edinburgh MLN, Rebecca Addie DICKSON, bap. 24 Oct 1852, Fraserburgh ABD. 

(1a2b2)  Janet KERR, born 03 May 1858, Glasgow LKS

(1a2b3) Annie Beatrice KERR, born 09 Feb 1860, Dundee ANS

(1a2b4) Copland KERR, born 20 Aug 1862, Aberdeen ABD, died 04 Sep 1862, Aberdeen ABD

(1a2b5) Robert Gilchrist KERR, born 02 Feb 1864, Perth PER, died 16 May 1890, Edinburgh MLN, marr.
Louisa MEIN

(1a2b6) John KERR, born c. 1867, London MDX

(1a2b7) Andrew Bellingall KERR, born 03 Mar 1870, Edinburgh MLN

(1a2b8) George KERR, born 31 Mar 1872, Edinburgh MLN

(1a2b9) Alexander Milne KERR , born 13 Mar 1875, Edinburgh MLN

(1a3) Betty SWORD, born 28 Dec 1810

(1a4) George SWORD, born 23 Dec 1813

(1b) John SWORD, born 08 May 1778, Swinside, Jedburgh ROX, bur 03 Jan 1831, Jedburgh ROX, marr. 31 May 1805, Southdean ROX, Elizabeth REID (dau. of Robert REID & Christian DOUGLAS), bap 17 Jul 1784, Southdean ROX, died 13 Sep 1856, Ancrum ROX.

(1b1) Christina SWORD, born 1807, Southdean ROX, died 02 Aug 1880, Denholm, Cavers ROX, & Andrew DOUGLAS

(1b1a) John Sword DOUGLAS, born 16 Mar 1834, Jedburgh ROX, died 04 Oct 1919, Ballarat, Victoria, marr. 05 Jun 1862, Ballarat, Victoria, Jane TELFER, born 1845, died 1932.

(1b1a1) Elizabeth DOUGLAS, born 17 Jun 1863, Ballarat VIC, died 23 Dec 1935, Ballarat VIC, marr. 29 Apr 1896, John WHITE, born 1861, died Dec 1931, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a2) John DOUGLAS, born 18 Apr 1865, Ballarat VIC, died 1919, Deniliquin NSW, marfr. 23 Nov 1892, Melbourne VIC, Sarah Ann Louisa LIVERSIDGE

(1b1a3) Thomas Telfer DOUGLAS, born 02 Jul 1867, Ballarat VIC, died 11 Feb 1929, Ballarat VIC, marr. 01 Jan 1902, Isabella WATSON, born 1873, died Jan 1942, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a4) Christine Ellen DOUGLAS, born 23 Apr 1869, Ballarat VIC, died 09 Apr 1956, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a5) Neil Taylor DOUGLAS, born 05 Apr 1870, Ballarat VIC, died 31 Dec 1872, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a6) Alice Jane DOUGLAS, born 25 Apr 1873, Ballarat VIC, died 07 Apr 1936, Melbourne VIC, marr. 03 Jun 1902, Thomas Isaac DAVIES, born 1864, Ballarat VIC, died Jul 1956, NSW

(1b1a7) Eva May DOUGLAS, born 07 Jan 1876, Ballarat VIC, died 09 Feb 1955, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a8) Walter Scott DOUGLAS, born 15 Feb 1878, Ballarat VIC, died 13 Sep 1901, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a9) Daisy Adeline DOUGLAS, born 04 Jan 1881, Ballarat VIC, died 05 Jun 1878, Ballarat VIC, marr. 10 Apr 1912, John Henry Clemens HICKS, born 1873, died 28 Jun 1928, Geelong VIC

(1b1a10) Ethel Rose DOUGLAS, born 10 Nov 1882, Ballarat VIC, died 06 Sep 1971, Ballarat VIC

(1b1a11) Albert William DOUGLAS, born 05 Aug 1884, Ballarat VIC, died 26 Dec 1937, Ballarat VIC, marr. 1911, Jane Davies TUTTON, born 1885.

(1b2) Margaret SWORD, born 1811, Southdean ROX, deid 01 Nov 1895, Jedburgh ROX

(1b3) Thomas SWORD, born 05 Sep 1813, Southdean ROX, marr. 11 Dec 1846, Southdean ROX, Janet BELL

(1b3a) Margaret SWORD, born 14 Jan 1848, Southdean ROX, died 26 Apr 1903, New Liskeard ONT, marr. 04 Jun 1869, Jedburgh ROX, George WAUGH, born 08 Dec 1833, Jedburgh ROX, died 20 OCT 1902, Parry Sound ONT

(1b3b) John SWORD, born 02 Aug 1850, Southdean ROX, died 03 Sep 1928 ONT, marr. Annie (surname unknown), born 05 Jun 1847, died 16 Dec 1933 ONT

(1b3c) David Bell Douglas SWORD, born 26 Jan 1856, Hobkirk ROX, marr. 24 Dec 1879, Seguin Falls ONT,  Agnes WILSON, born c. 1863

(1b4) Robert Reid SWORD, born 1820, Southdean ROX, died 23 Jun 1906, Jedburgh ROX., marr 17 Jan 1845, Abbotrule ROX, Helen DOUGLAS (dau. of John DOUGLAS & Mary BELL), born 1822, Jedburgh ROX, died 20 Sep 1895, Jedburgh ROX

(1b4a) Mary Bell SWORD, born 01 Jul 1846, Jedburgh ROX, died 28 Aug 1936, marr. 29 Oct 1875, George Alexander WAUGH, born 05 Apr 1850, Hobkirk ROX, died 25 Mar 1918, Jedburgh ROX

(1b4a1) Nellie WAUGH, born 1877

(1b4a2) Janet Alexander WAUGH, born 17 Aug 1879, Crammond MLN, marr. Thomas ANDERSON

(1b4a3) Richard WAUGH, born 20 May 1881, died 09 Dec 1952, marr. Helen Haig Reid BATHGATE, born 09 May 1885, died 07 Mar 1946

(1b4a4) William WAUGH, born 25 Jun 1887

(1b4b) John SWORD, born 21 Mar 1848, Jedburgh ROX, died 09 Feb 1902, Jedburgh ROX, marr. 10 Jul 1878, Belle MATHESON, born 29 Apr 1859 USA, died 20 Aug 1895, Jedburgh ROX

(1b4c) Elizabeth SWORD, born 04 Apr 1850, Jedburgh ROX, died 10 Aug 1926, Jedburgh ROX, marr. 18 Sep 1868, Jedburgh ROX, Alexander WAUGH, born 29 Jan 1847, died 18 Jan 1923.

(1b4c1) Helen WAUGH, born 22 Dec 1868, Jedburgh ROX, died 1942, marr. Jack RUSSELL

(1b4c2) Agnes Douglas WAUGH, born 10 Nov 1871, Jedburgh ROX, died 1959, marr. John SCOTT

(1b4c3) Jane Oliver WAUGH, born 05 Feb 1874, Jedburgh ROX, died 1957, marr. John STEWART

(1b4c4) William WAUGH, born 1876, Jedburgh ROX, died 1966, marr. Margaret Raitt RAMSAY

(1b4c5) Robert Sword WAUGH, born 10 Jun 1878, Jedburgh ROX, died 20 Apr 1963, marr. Margaret WIGHT, born 1883, died 22 Nov 1939

(1b4c6) Alexander WAUGH, born 25 Jun 1880, Jedburgh ROX, died 11 Aug 1918

(1b4c7) Catherine Sina WAUGH, born 20 Nov 1882, Jedburgh ROX, died 24 Feb 1967, Hawick ROX, marr. Harry SCOTT

(1b4c8) John Sword WAUGH, born 05 Sep 1885, Jedburgh ROX, died 14 Sep 1970, Galashiels SEL, marr. Betsy BROWN

(1b4c9) George WAUGH, born 15 Mar 1889, Jedburgh ROX, died 06 Jul 1966, Jedburgh ROX

(1b4d) Jane Mills SWORD, born 24 Mar 1852, Ancrum ROX, died 29 Jan 1940, Sidcup, KEN, marr. 13 Sep 1880, Jedburgh ROX, George BAIRD, born 19 Aug 1852, Jedburgh ROX, died 26 Dec 1908, Jedburgh ROX. [see BAIRD family tree for more details]

(1b4e) Helen SWORD, born 20 Mar 1854, Ancrum ROX, died 20 May 1894, Ancrum ROX

(1b4f) William Douglas SWORD, born 01 Jul 1856, Ancrum ROX, died 24 Jan 1935, marr. 24 Apr 1884, Crailing ROX, Clarkia CRANSTON, born 05 Jul 1842, Morebattle ROX, died 25 Jan 1936, Kelso ROX

(1b4g) Christina Douglas SWORD, born 02 Oct 1858, Ancrum ROX, died 02 Oct 1871, Ancrum ROX

(1b4h) Thomasina SWORD, born 03 Jun 1861, Ancrum ROX, died 27 Feb 1877, Ancrum ROX

(1b5) Jane SWORD, born 1821

(1b6) Elizabeth SWORD, born 1825, Southdean ROX, died 1902

(1b6a) John Reid SWORD, born 1848, died 11 Jul 1911, marr. 14 Feb 1873, Agnes DAVIDSON, born 1854, died 29 Nov 1924

(1b6a1) Barbara Laidlaw SWORD, born Sep 1873, died 31 Dec 1878

(1b6a2) Elizabeth Reid SWORD, born 20 Mar 1886, Jedburgh ROX, died 24 Apr 1959

(1b6a3) John George Reid SWORD, born 05 Oct 1888, Jedburgh ROX

(1b7) George SWORD, born 05 Mar 1829, Southdean ROX, died 14 Mar 1912

(1c) Janet SWORD, born 28 Jul 1780, Melrose ROX

 


Underlined names indicate my line of descent.

Surnames only underlined (in yellow) are persons who are referred to elsewhere in the page.

Abbreviations:
BRK = Berkshire, KEN = Kent, LAN = Lancashire, MDX = Middlesex, SFK = Suffolk, SSX = Sussex,
YKS = Yorkshire
ABD = Aberdeen, BEW = Berwick, ELN = East Lothian, FIF = Fife, MLN = Midlothian, PEE = Peebles, 
PER = Perth, ROX = Roxburgh, SEL = Selkirk
NSW = New South Wales, SA = South Australia, Vic = Victoria, WA = Western Australia
ALB = Alberta, BC = British Columbia, MAN = Manitoba, ONT = Ontario


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