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James McDowall

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
Death: Died in Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
Place of Burial: Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Husband of Margaret McDowall
Father of David McDowall; <private> McDowall; <private> McDowall and <private> McDowall

Occupation: Cotton hand loom weaver
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

About James McDowall

James from Girvan, Ayrshire.

James and Margaret McDowall got married in Girvan, where James was born.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girvan

1851 Census

Piece: SCT1851/594 Place: Girvan -Ayrshire Enumeration District: 10

Civil Parish: Girvan Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Girvan

Folio: 0 Page: 22 Schedule: 86

Address: Hamilton Street

	 	

MCDOUALL James Head M M 28 Cotton Hand Loom Weaver Ayrshire - Girvan

	 	

MCDOUALL Margt Wife M F 24 Cotton Hand Loom Weaver Ayrshire - Kirkmichael

	 	

MCDOUALL David Son - M 7 Scholar Ayrshire - Girvan

	 	

MCDOUALL Elizabeth Dau - F 3 Ayrshire - Girvan

	 	

MCDOUALL William Son - M 2m Ayrshire - Girvan

Finding James' background?

Two possible James McDowalls born in Girvan 1800-26:

1 03/10/1813 MCDOWAL JAMES

JAMES MCDOWAL/JEAN SAVAGE

M GIRVAN /AYR

2 09/10/1815 MCDOWAL JAMES

ALEXANDER MCDOWAL/JANNET LAMB

M GIRVAN /AYR


Also one in St.Quivox, (east of Prestwick - too far from Girvan?), age fits better:

30/12/1822 MACDOWALL JAMES

JAMES MACDOWALL/ELIZABETH ARTHUR FR400 M ST QUIVOX /AYR

DNA genealogy

James McDowall's Y-DNA HG: R1b-SRY2627

Ysearch: 7YQ4D http://www.ysearch.org/search_view.asp?uid=7YQ4D&viewuid=7YQ4D&p=1

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James McDowall's Timeline

1823
1823
Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
1844
May 1844
Age 21
Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
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Girvan, Ayr, Scotland
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Girvan, Ayr, Scotland