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Mary Peadie

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Birthplace: probably at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland (United Kingdom)
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Daughter of James Peadie of Ruchill and Margaret Govan
Wife of John Coulter, Provost of Glasgow
Mother of Margaret Coulter; Peadie Coulter; Laurance Coulter; Marion Coulter; Grisall Coulter and 2 others
Sister of John Peadie of Ruchill; Margaret Peadie; James Peadie, primus; James Peadie, secundus; Grizel Peadie and 6 others

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About Mary Peadie

MARY PEADIE

Mary Peady (1711) Mary Peadie (1737) Mary Peadie (1740) Mary Peadie (1776)

Mary Peadie is the daughter of James Peadie and his wife Margaret Govan. The Early Records of an Old Glasgow Family: 62 She was born before 20 March 1711, the date upon which her baptism was registered at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. [National Records of Scotland, Glasgow Baptisms, 1707-19, reference OPR.644/1/9]

Marriage

Mary Peadie married John Coulter. The marriage was booked on 17 April 1737, at Glasgow in Lanarkshire, Scotland. [National Records of Scotland, Glasgow Marriages, 1729-65, reference OPR.644/1/25] Image of Marriage Record

Children

Mary Peadie and John Coulter had seven children whose names have been identified from their baptismal records. Their names follow:

  1. Margaret Coulter
  2. Peadie Coulter
  3. Laurance Coulter
  4. Marion Coulter
  5. Grisall Coulter
  6. Janet Coulter
  7. John Coulter

Evidence from the National Records of Scotland

                   1

15 December 1740: Precept of Clare Constat by James Williamson, portioner of Mugdock, in favour of Margaret Peadie, wife of William Colquhoun of Garscadden, Grizell Peadie, Mary Peadie, wife of John Coulter, merchant and late provost of Glasgow, Agnes Peadie and Janet Peadie, as nearest lawful heirs portioners of James Peadie of Ruchhill, their nephew, and ordering sasine to be given to them of an annual rent of £6 sterling mentioned in GD1/28/11 and also of the said lands in security of said annual rent. National Records of Scotland, Easter Mugdock title deeds, Strathblane parish, Stirlingshire, reference GD1/28/15

                   2

19 February 1755: Extract Decreet in action at the instance of Margaret, Grizell, Mary, Agnes and Janet Peadie, daughters of deceased Provost James Peadie of Ruchill, and aunts of the also deceased James Peadie, last of Ruchill, and William Colquhoun of Garscadden, husband of said Margaret, Sir William Maxwell of Calderwood, bart., husband of said Grizell, and James Coulter, merchant in Glasgow, husband of said Janet against John Williamson, eldest son and heir of deceased James Williamson, portioner of Mugdock, ordaining him to make payment of the sum of £183 in foregoing Bond, GD1/28/17 National Records of Scotland, Easter Mugdock title deeds, Strathblane parish, Stirlingshire, reference GD1/28/20

                   3

13-22 October 1776: Charter of Adjudication by Mr. John Erskine of Carnock, advocate, David Graeme of Orchill, Mr. James Graeme, advocate, one of the commissaries of Edinburgh, and John Graham of Dougalston, commissioners of William, Duke of Montrose, to William Colquhoun of Garscadden, eldest son and heir served to deceased Margaret Peadie, wife of deceased William Colquhoun of Garscadden, and eldest daughter of deceased Provost James Peadie of Ruchill, and to Grizel, Mary, Agnes and Jannet Peadie, also daughters of said James Peadie, and aunts of the deceased James Peadie, last of Ruchill, of the fourth part of the town and lands of Middletown of Easter Mugdock sometime possessed by James Graham, being the twelfth part of the three towns of Easter Mugdock, with the commonty of moss, moor and pasturage effeiring to said lands, reserving to said Duke, all coal and limestone within said lands National Records of Scotland, Easter Mugdock title deeds, Strathblane parish, Stirlingshire, reference GD1/28/29

Evidence from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow

5 October 1741: The magistrates and town council have suscrived a precept of clare constat for infefting of Margaretr, Grizell, Mary, Agnes and Janet Peadies, daughters and only children procreat betwixt the deceast James Peadie of Ruchill, late provost, and unquhill Margarett Govan, spouses, one of the two daughters of the deceast John Govan of Hoganfield for the one half, and James Hamilton, eldest lawful son to the deceast James Hamilton of Aikenhead and the deceast Mary Govan, his spouse, the other two daughters of the said deceast John Govan, their grandfather, on the mother's side, in the lands of Hoganfield, lying within the lordship of Provan, holding feu of the town, for the yearly payment of the feu farm and other duties used and wont, . . . . . for which they have payed to William Weir, collector of the feu duties of the Provan , the double of the said feu duty. Glasgow Records VI: p. 100

Secondary Source Evidence

Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow etc. Vol. VI. A.D. 1739-59. Edited by Robert Renwick, Depute Town-Clerk (Scottish Burgh Records Society, Glasgow, MCMXI.), 635 pp. including index

Genealogy

  1. The Early Records of an Old Glasgow Family
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Mary Peadie's Timeline

1711
March 20, 1711
probably at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
March 20, 1711
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1738
March 19, 1738
probably at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1739
February 1, 1739
1740
January 26, 1740
1741
May 22, 1741
1742
July 30, 1742
1744
September 13, 1744
1746
May 27, 1746