William COWAN
(Abt 1715-1802)
(Abt 1715-1769)
Thomas BROWN
Lillias COWAN
Thomas BROWN
(Abt 1803-1861)


Family Links

Janet ("Jessie") GRAHAM

Thomas BROWN

  • Born: Abt 1803, Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • Married: 11 Dec 1847, Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1
  • Died: 22 May 1861, Hurlford, Ayrshire, Scotland 2

   Research Notes:

1841 Scotland Census:

Age given: 37 years
Birthplace: Ayrshire, Scotland
Dwelling Place: Mill St., Ayr, Ayrshire
Occupation: Blacksmith

Staying with brother William Brown and his family.


1851 Scotland Census:

Age given: 48 years
Birthplace: Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland
Dwelling Place: Riccarton Rd., Hurlston, Riccarton, Ayrshire
Occupation: Blacksmith

Present were wife Janet (26) of Kirkoswald, and children: Thomas (2) and Mary (1), both born in Riccarton.


1861 Scotland Census:

Age given: 58 years
Birthplace: Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland
Dwelling Place: Brown's Land, Riccarton, Ayrshire
Occupation: Jobbing Blacksmith

Present were children: Thomas (12), Janet (9), David (5), William (3)


Thomas Brown, blacksmith, widower of Jessie Graham, son of Thomas Brown (deceased) and Lillias Brown M.S. Cowan, died aged 58 years of fever. Informant Thomas McCulloch, neighbour.

   Marriage Information:

Thomas married Janet ("Jessie") GRAHAM, daughter of William GRAHAM and Mary KENNEDY, on 11 Dec 1847 in Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1. (Janet ("Jessie") GRAHAM was born on 22 Aug 1824 in Kirkoswald, Ayrshire, Scotland, christened on 5 Sep 1824 in Kirkoswald, Ayrshire, Scotland and died before 1861.)

   Marriage Notes:

Thomas Brown and Janet Graham, both in this Parish, entered their names, were regularly proclaimed on three Sabbaths.


1 Riccarton OPR, O.P.R. Marriages 611/00 0020 0305.

2 General Register Office of Scotland (GROS), Statutory Deaths 611/00 0061.

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 30 Nov 2015 with Legacy 4.0 from Millennia