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James Pasley of Craig

Birthdate:
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of James Pasley and ?
Husband of (1) Magdalen Elliot; (2) Mary Clark and (3) Agnes Martin
Father of Robert Pasley of Craig and Mount Annan; James Pasley; John Pasley; Gilbert Pasley, surgeon; Elizabeth Pasley and 6 others
Brother of Thomas Pasley; Robert Pasley and Jean Pasley
Half brother of John Pasley and William Pasley

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About James Pasley of Craig

JAMES PASLEY OF CRAIG (OTHERWISE JAMES PAISLEY OF CRAIG)

merchant in Langholm

is the third son but ultimate heir of James Pasley, merchant in Langholm. The name of his mother is not known.

The Lands of Craig

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Death

Burial

First Marriage

James Pasley of Craig married Magdalen Elliot [Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910," index, FamilySearch] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTGS-W5W Their request for public proclamation was booked at Langholm in Dumfriesshire, Scotland, on 1 January 1726, and they were married on 21 January following. The booking reads as follows: "Janr 1 1726 James Pasley & Mrs Magdalen Eliot sister to Midlem mill gave up their names & being orderly proclaimed were married Januar 21" [Registrar General for Scotland, New Register House, Edinburgh, Langholm Marriages, 1668-1819, reference OPR.839/2].

Second Marriage

Mary Clark Westerkirk 28 November 1761 [Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910 index, FamilySearch] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTGQ-LQN

Third Marriage

Agnes Martin Canonbie 18 March 1772 [Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910, index, FamilySearch] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTLR-GTG

Children

James Pasley of Craig and his first wife, Magdalen Elliot, had eleven children:

(1) Robert Pasley, afterwards Robert Pasley of Craig and Mount Annan

(2) James Pasley

(3) John Pasley

(4) Gilbert Pasley

(5) Elizabeth Pasley

(6) Thomas Pasley, afterwards Admiral Sir Thomas Pasley, Baronet

(7) Helen Pasley

(8) William Pasley

(9) Charles Pasley

(10) Margaret Pasley

(11) Magdalen Pasley

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James Pasley of Craig's Timeline

1694
1694
1726
June 21, 1726
Age 32
1727
January 1727
Age 33
1728
December 30, 1728
Age 34
1729
1729
Age 35
1731
January 14, 1731
Age 37
probably at Westerkirk parish in Eskdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
1732
1732
Age 38
1734
March 2, 1734
Age 40
1736
1736
Age 42
1738
1738
Age 44