Duncan Tree

Duncan Tree

 

Introduction

If this is the first time you are using these trees, you are advised to read the general introduction which appears here.

Here we have three inter-locking trees: A: Duncan; B: Orr; C: Hardy.
 

Free Church Ministers

There are about 62 ministers mentioned in these trees, of whom five were Free Church ministers. The following are references for all ministers whose names appear in the General Index of Scottish Presbyterian Ministers:

Armitage, Lewis Frederick: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.2. James Bryce Jamieson
Bryce, James: see under C.1.1.1.2. Mary Meiklejohn
Bryce, John: see under C.1.1.1.2. Mary Meiklejohn
Campbell, Alexander Duncan: see under A.1.1.1.1.2.1. Mary Lundie Duncan
Craig, John: see under A.1.1.1.1. Henry Duncan
Dodds, James: see under A.1.1.1.1.3. Barbara Ann Duncan
Duncan, George: see under A.1.1.1.
Duncan, George: see under A1.1.
Duncan, George John Craig: see under A.1.1.1.1.1.
Duncan, Henry: see under A.1.1.1.1.
Duncan, Joseph Rodgers: see under A.1.1.1.2.1.
Duncan, Thomas Tudor: see under A.1.1.1.2.
Duncan, William Wallace: see under A.1.1.1.1.2.
Forbes, George: see under C.1.1.1.1. Robert Meiklejohn (thrice)
Gibson, James: see under A.1.1.1.3.1. Mary Ann Inglis
Grant, George: see under C.1.1.1.1. Robert Meiklejohn
Hardy, Charles Wilkie: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.
Hardy, Henry: see under C.1.
Hardy, Thomas: see under B.1.1.1.1. Agnes Young
Hardy, Thomas: see under C.1.1.3.2. Helen Isabella Liston
Hill, Henry David: see under A.1.1.1.1.2. William Wallace Duncan
Inglis, Thomas: see under A.1.1.1.3. Mary Duncan
Irving, Edward: see under A.1.1.1.1.3. Barbara Ann Duncan
Jamieson, George Thomas: see under C.1.1.1.2.1. Harriet Flora MacWhirter Bryce
Jamieson, James Bryce: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.2.
Jamieson, Robert George: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.1.
Jamieson, Robert: see under C.1.1.1.2.1. Harriet Flora MacWhirter Bryce
Liston, David: see under C.1.1.2.1.
Liston, Henry: see under C.1.1.2.
Liston, John: see under C.1.1. Janet Hardy
Liston, Robert: see under C.1.1. Janet Hardy
Liston, William: see under C.1.1.3.
Liston, William Alexander: see under C.1.1.3.3.
Lundie, Robert: see under A.1.1.1.1. Henry Duncan
Lundie, Robert: see under A.1.1.1.1.2. William Wallace Duncan
MacGill, Henry Moncrieff: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.2. James Bryce Jamieson
Macgill, John Whyte: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.2. James Bryce Jamieson
McMurdo, John: see under A.1.1.1. George Duncan
Meiklejohn, Hugh: see under C.1.1.1. Anne Liston
Meiklejohn, Robert: see under C.1.1.1.1.
Meiklejohn, William Hope: see under C.1.1.1.3.
Mein, John: see under B.1.1.1. Agnes Orr
Milroy, Adam: see under C.1.1.3.1. Mary Anne Liston
Milroy, William Liston: see under C.1.1.3.1.1.
Napier, Peter: see under C.1.1.3.3. William Alexander Liston
Orr, Alexander: see under B.1.
Orr, Alexander: see under B.1.1.
Scott, Robert Forrester Victor: see under C.1.1.3.2.12.
Scott, William Frank: see under C.1.1.3.2.1. Henrietta Porteous Hardy
Tawse, Andrew: see under C.1.1.1.1. Robert Meiklejohn
Thom, Alexander: see under C.1.1.1.2. Mary Meiklejohn
Watson, Andrew Bullock: see under C.1.1.1.2.1.1. Robert George Jamieson
Young, George: see under B.1.1.1. Agnes Orr
Young, William: see under B.1.1.1. Agnes Orr

Tree

A1. Alexander Duncan was a merchant in Aberdeen.

A1.1. George Duncan (1692-1765) was the son of Alexander Duncan, merchant, Aberdeen. He was minister of Lochrutton, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.291.

A.1.1.1. George Duncan (1738-1807) was the son of George Duncan, minister of Lochrutton. He was also minister there: FES, Vol.2, p.291. He married Ann McMurdo, daughter of William McMurdo, brewer, Dumfries, and the grand-daughter of John McMurdo, minister of Torthorwald, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.300.

A.1.1.1.1. Henry Duncan (1774-1846) was the son of George Duncan, Jr., minister of Lochrutton. He was Free Church minister in Ruthwell, Dumfries-shire. He married (1) Agnes Craig, the daughter of John Craig, minister of Ruthwell: FES, Vol.2, p.255, and Barbara Orr – for whom, see below. (2) Mary Grey daughter of George Grey and widow of Robert Lundie, minister of Kelso. See also the Lundie Tree.

A.1.1.1.1.1. George John Craig Duncan (1806-1868) was the son of Henry Duncan, Free Church minister in Ruthwell. He was a Free Church minister.

A.1.1.1.1.2. William Wallace Duncan (1808-1864) was the son of Henry Duncan, Free Church minister in Ruthwell. He was Free Church minister in Peebles. He married (1) Mary Lundie, daughter of Robert Lundie, minister of Kelso. See also the Lundie Tree; (2) Mary Borthwick Hill, daughter of Henry David Hill, Professor of Greek in St Andrews, Fife. See the Carstairs Hill Tree.

A.1.1.1.1.2.1. Mary Lundie Duncan (1837-1894) was the daughter of William Wallace Duncan, Free Church minister in Peebles. She married Alexander Duncan Campbell, Free Church minister in Lockerbie, Dumfries-shire.

A.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. William Wallace Duncan Campbell (1866-1941) was the son of Alexander Duncan Campbell, Free Church minister in Lockerbie. In 1911 he was a Presbyterian minister in Bath, Somerset.

A.1.1.1.1.2.2. Henry Robert Duncan (b.1830) was a son of William Wallace Duncan, Free Church minister in Peebles. He was a clergyman, a missionary in Spain.

A.1.1.1.1.2.2.1. William Wallace Duncan (c.1877-1952) was the son of Henry Robert Duncan, missionary. He was a minister of the Presbyterian Church of England – in 1911 he was in Worcester, England.

A.1.1.1.1.3. Barbara Ann Duncan (1810-1901) was the daughter of Henry Duncan, Free Church minister in Ruthwell. She married James Dodds, Free Church minister in Dunbar, East Lothian. He was the son of William Dodds and of Helen Irving, daughter of Thomas Irving, Dalton, Dumfries-shire, a relative of Edward Irving, minister: FES, Vol.7, p.493.

A.1.1.1.2. Thomas Tudor Duncan (1778-1858) was the son of George Duncan, Jr. He was minister of Greyfriars, Dumfries: FES, Vol.2, p.269.

A.1.1.1.2.1. Joseph Rodgers Duncan (1811-1884) was the son of Thomas Tudor Duncan, minister of Dumfries. He was minister of Torthorwald, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.301. He married Georgina Brooks, daughter of the venerable Archdeacon Joseph Brooks, Liverpool, Lancashire, England – so FES. Joseph Brooks was a Major in the Indian Army when he married.

A.1.1.1.2.2. William Robert Duncan (1820-1898) was the son of Thomas Tudor Duncan, minister of Dumfries. He was a Church of England clergyman in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.

A.1.1.1.2.2.1. Thomas Appleton Duncan (1850-1922) was the son of William Robert Duncan, Liverpool. He was a clergyman of the Church of England: see here.

A.1.1.1.3. Mary Duncan (1784-1857) was the daughter of George Duncan, Jr. She married, as his second wife, Thomas Inglis, minister of Lochrutton, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.292.

A.1.1.1.3.1. Mary Ann Inglis (1829-1857) was the daughter of Thomas Inglis, minister. She married James Gibson, minister of Barr, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.18.

B.1. Alexander Orr (c.1650-1710) was minister of St Quivox, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.66.

B.1.1. Alexander Orr (1686-1767) was the son of Alexander Orr, minister of St Quivox. He was minister of Hoddam, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.249.

B.1.1.1. Agnes Orr (1722-1809) was the daughter of Alexander Orr, minister of Hoddam. She married William Young, minister of Hutton, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.206. He was the son of George Young, also minister there; and grand-son of John Mein, minister of Westerkirk, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.239.

B.1.1.1.1. Agnes Young (1755-1812) was the daughter of William Young, minister of Hutton. She married C.1.2. Thomas Hardy, minister of New North, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.147. For his relatives, see below – Tree C.

B.1.1.1.1.1. Charles Wilkie Hardy (1788-1814) was the son of Thomas Hardy, minister in Edinburgh. He was minister of Dunning, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.270.

C.1. Henry Hardy was minister of Culross, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.17.

C.1.1. Janet Hardy (1744-1814) was the daughter of Henry Hardy, minister of Culross. She married Robert Liston, minister of Aberdour, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.3. He was the son of John Liston, minister there.

C.1.1.1. Anne Liston (1768-1852) was the daughter of Robert Liston, Aberdour. She married Hugh Meiklejohn, minister of Abercorn, West Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.190. He was son of Hugh Meiklejohn, minister, Carolina.

C.1.1.1.1. Robert Meiklejohn (1800-1859) was the son of Hugh Meiklejohn, minister of Abercorn. He was minister of Strathdon, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.139. He married Elizabeth Grant Forbes. She was the daughter of George Forbes, minister of Strathdon (see same reference); the grand-daughter of George Forbes, minister of Leochel-Cushnie, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.135; the sister of Mary Mitchell Forbes who married an episcopalian clergyman, Henry St John Howard; and the niece of Gordon Forbes, minister of Dyce, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.55, whose wife was Margaret Grant, the daughter of George Grant, minister of Mortlach, Banffshire: FES, Vol.6, p.328, and the sister of Helen Grant who married Andrew Tawse, minister of Logie Colstone, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.104.

C.1.1.1.2. Mary Meiklejohn (1802-) was the daughter of Hugh Meiklejohn, minister of Abercorn. She married James Bryce, minister of Strachan, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.6, p.112. He was the son of John Bryce, minister of Aberdeen, South: FES, Vol.6, p.31; and brother of Mary Bryce who married Alexander Thom, minister of Nigg, Kincardineshire FES, Vol.6, p.70.

C.1.1.1.2.1. Harriet Flora MacWhirter Bryce (1841-1907) was the daughter of James Bryce, Strachan. She married George Thomas Jamieson, minister of Portobello, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.181. He was the son of Robert Jamieson, minister of St Paul’s, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.464.

C.1.1.1.2.1.1. Robert George Jamieson (b.1874) was the son of George Thomas Jamieson, Portobello. He was a chaplain in India: FES, Vol.7, p.574. He married Jean Ainslie Gordon Watson, daughter of Andrew Bullock Watson, minister of Bower, Caithness: FES, Vol.7, p.115.

C.1.1.1.2.1.2. James Bryce Jamieson (1879-1955) was the son of George Thomas Jamieson, Portobello. He was minister of Greyfriars, Dumfries: FES, Vol.2, p.270. He married Anne Frances MacGill, the daughter of Henry Moncrieff MacGill, minister of Northesk, Midlothian: FES, Vol.1, p.339. Her brother, John Whyte Macgill, was minister of All Saints, British Guiana, and elsewhere: FES, Vol.7, p.673; her brother, Stevenson Macgill, was minister of St Clement’s, British Guiana, and elsewhere: FES, Vol.7, p.679, and married Helen Armitage, daughter of Lewis Frederick Armitage, minister of St Leonard’s, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.110; and her sister, Catherine Barclay Jamieson, was missionary in Ichang, China.

C.1.1.1.2.1.2.1. George Thomas Jamieson was the son of James Bryce Jamieson, Dumfries. There was a man of that name who was military chaplain in WW2: see here.

C.1.1.1.2.1.2.2. Henry Moncreiff Jamieson was the son of James Bryce Jamieson, Dumfries. He was a military chaplain: see here.

C.1.1.1.3. William Hope Meiklejohn (1811-?) was the son of Hugh Meiklejohn, minister of Abercorn. He was minister in Calcutta, India: FES, Vol.7, p.578.

C.1.1.2. Henry Liston (1771-1836) was the son of Robert Liston, Aberdour. He was minister of Ecclesmachan, West Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.204.

C.1.1.2.1. David Liston (1799-1881) was the son of Henry Liston, Ecclesmachan. He was Professor of Oriental Languages, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.7, p.387.

C.1.1.3. William Liston (1781-1864) was the son of Robert Liston, Aberdour. He was minister of Redgorton, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.242.

C.1.1.3.1. Mary Anne Liston (1830-1913) was the daughter of William Liston, Redgorton. She married Adam Milroy, minister of Moneydie, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.226.

C.1.1.3.1.1. William Liston Milroy (1862-1925) was the son of Adam Milroy, Moneydie. He was minister of Abernyte, Perthshire: FES, Vol.5, p.309.

C.1.1.3.2. Helen Isabella Liston (1834-1900) was the daughter of William Liston, Redgorton. She married Thomas Hardy, minister of Fowlis Wester, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.272.

C.1.1.3.2.1. Henrietta Porteous Hardy (1865-1947) was the daughter of Thomas Hardy, Fowlis Wester. She married William Frank Scott, minister of Logie Buchan, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.198.

C.1.1.3.2.12. Robert Forrester Victor Scott (1897-1975) was the son of William Frank Scott, Logie Buchan. He was minister of Strathmiglo, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.176.

C.1.1.3.3. William Alexander Liston (1840-1915) was the son of William Liston, Redgorton. He was minister of Cardonald, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.132. He married Patricia Napier, the daughter of Peter Napier, minister of Blackfriars, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.400. Her half-sister, Alison Napier, married Dr William Parker, medical missionary to China: see here.

C.1.2. Thomas Hardy (1747-?) was the son of Henry Hardy, minister of Culross. He married Agnes Young, daughter of William Young, Hutton – see above.