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People Connected to Berwickshire

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  • Reverend Patrick Sharpe, Minister of the Gospel at Foulden (deceased)
    Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae: the succession of ministers in the Church of Scotland from the reformation , Vol. II, page 48
  • Reverend Mr. Edward Jameson, Minister of the Gospel at Monimail (b. - 1704)
    REVEREND MR. EDWARD JAMESON, MA. Minister of the Gospel at Monimail in Fife; Formerly Minister of the Gospel at Swinton in Berwickshire Reverend Mr. Edward Jameson, here treated, graduated Master o...
  • Reverend Mr. David Courtney, Minister of the Gospel at Stichill (deceased)
    REVEREND MR> DAVID COURTNET Minister of the Gospel at Stichill and Hume Fasti II: 92 Printed Evidence Fasti Ecclesiæ Scoticanæ. The Succession of Ministers in the Church of Scotland from the R...
  • James Hunter, Master Wright in Edinburgh (bef.1697 - bef.1762)
    JAMES HUNTER Master Wright in Edinburgh: Burgess of Edinburgh; Sometime Deacon of the Wrights of Edinburgh; Sometime Master Carpenter to the Board of Ordnance James Hunter, here treated, is th...
  • James Hunter, secundus (bef.1686 - d.)
    JAMES HUNTER secundus James Hunter, here treated, is the son of John Hunter in East Gordon He was born before 10 April 1686, the date upon which his baptism was registered at Gordon in Berwickshire, ...

People Connected to Berwickshire

Historic County of Scotland

Image right - Berwickshire within Scotland in 1890

See also

Berwickshire - Main Page
Historic Buildings of Berwickshire
Berwickshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Berwickshire to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Berwickshire Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Berwickshire can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Berwickshire can also be linked to the following projects.


Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historic Berwickshire (Link to follow) which covers the History of Berwickshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Berwickshire - Famous People and add them to the listing there.


People from Berwickshire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Berwickshire families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

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Heads of Berwickshire Families on Geni

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Emigrants from Berwickshire

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1820 British Settlers in South Africa

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