Lorimer Mellis Blaikie Tree

Lorimer Mellis Blaikie Tree

 

Introduction

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

There are 24 ministers mentioned in this tree, of whom 14 were Free Church ministers. The following are references for all ministers whose names appear in the General Index of Scottish Presbyterian Ministers:


Blaikie, William Garden: see under D.1.1.2.
Campbell, John: see under B.1.
Corbet, Adam: see under D.1.3. Christian Blaikie
Dalzell, James: see under A.1.1.1.2. Elizabeth Gordon Lorimer
Davidson, Alexander Dyce: see under D.1.1.1. Elizabeth Blaikie
Keith, Alexander Jr.: see under D.1.2.1.
Keith, Alexander Sr.: see under D.1.2. Jane Blaikie
Lorimer, John Gordon: see under A.1.1.1.
Lorimer, Robert: see under A.1.1.
Lorimer, Robert: see under A.1.1.1.3.
Manson, John: see under D.1.1.2.1. William Francis Garden Blaikie
Mellis, David Barclay: see under C.1.2.
Mellis, James: see under C.1.2.1.
Murdoch, James: see under D.1.1. James Ogilvie Blaikie
Murdoch, James: see under D.1.1.2.2. Anne Louisa Catherine Blaikie
Roxburgh, John: see under C.1.2. David Barclay Mellis
Sievewright, James: see under C.1.1. Jessie Mellis
 

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A.1. Robert Lorimer, Kirkconnel

A.1.1. Robert Lorimer (1765-1848) was the son of Robert Lorimer, Kirkconnel. He was a Free Church minister.

A.1.1.1. John Gordon Lorimer (1804-1868) was the son of Robert Lorimer, minister. He too was a Free Church minister. He married B.1.2. Jane Campbell.

A.1.1.1.1. Jane Kinnear Lorimer (1832-1900) was the daughter of John Gordon Lorimer, minister. She was a missionary in Natal.

A.1.1.1.2. Elizabeth Gordon Lorimer (1835-1905) was the daughter of John Gordon Lorimer, minister. She married James Dalzell, a Free Church minister and missionary in Natal.

A.1.1.1.3. Robert Lorimer (b.1840) was the son of John Gordon Lorimer, minister. He also was a Free Church minister.

B.1. John Campbell, minister of the Tolbooth, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.124.

B.1.1. Mary Campbell (1808-1892) was the daughter of John Campbell, Edinburgh. She married C.1.2. David Barclay Mellis.

B.1.2. Jane Campbell (1810-1881) was the daughter of John Campbell, Edinburgh. She married A.1.1.1. John Gordon Lorimer.

C.1. James Mellis of Newhall married Janet Barclay

C.1.1. Jessie Mellis (1795-1864) was the daughter of James Mellis of Newhall. She married James Sievewright, a Free Church minister.

C.1.2. David Barclay Mellis (1800-1861) was the son of James Mellis of Newhall. He was a Free Church minister. He married B.1.1. Mary Campbell.

C.1.2.1. James Mellis (1843-1925) was the son of David Barclay Mellis, minister. He was also a Free Church minister. He married Jane Ann Roxburgh, the daughter of John Roxburgh, a Free Church minister.

C.1.2.2. Jessie Barclay Mellis (1848-1886) was the daughter of David Barclay Mellis, minister. She married Robert Fraser, missionary in the New Hebrides (see here).

C.1.2.3. Mary Campbell Mellis (b.1849) was the daughter of David Barclay Mellis, minister. She married George Smith, minister in Swatow, China.

C.1.2.3.1. David Barclay Mellis Smith Mellis was the son of George Smith, minister. He was a United Free Church minister: FUFC, p.63. He married D.1.1.2.4.1. Margaret Blaikie Mackenzie.

D.1. John Blaikie, plumber, Aberdeen. For this family, see The Genealogy of the Blaikie Family

D.1.1. James Ogilvie Blaikie of Craigiebuckler was the son of John Blaikie, plumber. He was an Advocate and Lord Provost of Aberdeen. He married Jane Garden, whose brother, Francis Garden, was the father of Helen Garden, who married James Murdoch, a Free Church minister.

D.1.1.1. Elizabeth Blaikie (1818-1842) was the daughter of James Ogilvie Blaikie of Craigiebuckler. She married Alexander Dyce Davidson, a Free Church minister.

D.1.1.1.1. Alexander Dyce Davidson was the son of Alexander Dyce Davidson. See also the Kennedy tree.

D.1.1.2. William Garden Blaikie (1820-1899) was the son of James Ogilvie Blaikie of Craigiebuckler. He was a Free Church minister.

D.1.1.2.1. William Francis Garden Blaikie (1849-1918) was the son of William Garden Blaikie, minister. He was city treasurer of Ontario, California, USA. He married Alison Clephane Manson, daughter of John Manson, a Free Church minister. See The Development of the American Public Accounting Profession, p.40. For her sister, see the William Anderson Tree.

D.1.1.2.1.1. William Francis Blaikie (1884-1939) was the son of William Francis Garden Blaikie, California.

D.1.1.2.1.1.1. John Francis Blaikie (1917-1991) was the son of William Francis Blaikie.

D.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Douglas Harvey Blaikie (b.1957) was the son of John Francis Blaikie. He was a clergyman.

D.1.1.2.2. Anne Louisa Catherine Blaikie (1850-1882) was the daughter of William Garden Blaikie, minister. She married James Murdoch, the son of James Murdoch, a Free Church minister, and Helen Garden who was a niece of Jane, wife of Provost James Blaikie. For James Murdoch, see also the Barclay Tree.

D.1.1.2.3. Robert Henry Blaikie (1857-1933) was the son of William Garden Blaikie, minister.

D.1.1.2.3.1. Edith Leicester Blaikie (1899-) was the daughter of Robert Henry Blaikie. She married, as her second husband James Case. He was a clergyman.

D.1.1.2.4. Alice Margaret Blaikie (1860-1965). was the daughter of William Garden Blaikie, minister. She married Murdo Campbell Mackenzie – a missionary in Swatow, China.

D.1.1.2.4.1. Margaret Blaikie Mackenzie (1889-1970) married C.1.2.3.1. David Barclay Mellis Smith Mellis.

D.1.1.3. Frances Grace Blaikie (1821-1891) was the daughter of James Ogilvie Blaikie of Craigiebuckler. She married Robert Balfour. See the Balfour Tree.

D.1.1.4. Anthony Adrian Blaikie (1827-1871) was the son of James Ogilvie Blaikie of Craigiebuckler. He was a lawyer who emigrated to Natal 1861. He married his first cousin, Helen Blaikie, daughter of Sir Thomas Blaikie.

D.1.1.4.1. Thomas Blaikie (1863-1900) was the son of Anthony Adrian Blaikie.

D.1.1.4.1.1. Kenneth Guy Bill Blaikie (1897-1968) was the son of Thomas Blaikie. He was a Chemist in Canada.

D.1.1.4.1.1.1. Jane Petre Blaikie (b.1940) was the daughter of Kenneth Guy Blaikie. She married Malcolm Albert Hughes – an Episcopal clergyman: see news.google.com.

D.1.2. Jane Blaikie (1793-1837) was the daughter of John Blaikie, Aberdeen. She married Alexander Keith, minister of St Cyrus, Kincardineshire. He became a Free Church minister. He was the son of George Skene Keith, minister of Tuliallan, Fife: FES, Vol.4, p.365; and brother of John Keith, minister of Keithhall, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.163.

D.1.2.1. Alexander Keith (1817-1880) was the son of Alexander Keith, St Cyrus. He was also a Free Church minister, there.

D.1.3. Christian Blaikie (1810-1899) was the daughter of John Blaikie, Aberdeen. She married Adam Corbet, minister of Drumoak, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.51.