James Irving the Elder

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James Irving

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bonshaw, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Death: Died in London, England
Place of Burial: London, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of William Irving of Woodhouse, then of Bonshaw and Æmilia Irving (Rollo)
Husband of Elizabeth Motte Irving
Father of James Irving, II; Æmilia Gibbes; William Irving; John Beaufin Irving; Jacob Æmilius Irving and 2 others
Brother of John Irving of Bonshaw; Andrew Irving; Margaret Irving; Robert Irving, WS; William Irving and 8 others

Occupation: Physician, Jamaican Sugar Plantation Owner
Managed by: Private User
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About James Irving the Elder

The following is extracted from an old document preserved at Bonshaw, Scotland: "James Irving, eighth lawful son to said William and Emilia, was born April ye 19th, 1713, in ye Chamber of Dire in Bonshaw, about 3 in the afternoon, and was baptized the 27th of ye said month, being Monday, betwixt 2 and 3 in the afternoon, be Mr. Thos. Bowie, Minister of Annan.

Witnesses Gr Scot Maxwell and oyrs."

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James Irving the Elder's Timeline

1713
April 19, 1713
Bonshaw, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
1745
February 22, 1745
Age 31
1747
1747
Age 33
1749
1749
Age 35
Ironshore, St. James Parish, Jamaica
1751
November 14, 1751
Age 38
Jamaica
1753
November 5, 1753
Age 40
Ironshore, St. James, Jamaica
1755
1755
Age 41
Ironshore, St. James, Jamaica
1765
October 30, 1765
Age 52
1767
1767
Age 53
Montego Bay, St James Parish, Jamaica
1775
November 4, 1775
Age 62
London, England