William Cowan of Tarbolton
(Abt 1715-1802)
Janet Andrew
(Abt 1715-1769)
Hugh Cowan of Tarbolton
Margaret Strachorn
(Abt 1762-)
Margaret Cowan


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William Dunlop

Margaret Cowan

  • Christened: 9 Sep 1792, Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 2
  • Married: 5 Jun 1835, Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1
  • Died: 16 Jul 1871, Montgomerie St., Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 3

  Research Notes:

At the time of the 1841 Scotland Census Margt. Dunlop, aged about 45 [sic], born in Ayrshire Scotland, and husband William Dunlop, aged about 60, born in Ayrshire, Silk H. L. W., were living in Kile Alley, Tarbolton. Present were children: James (15)*, silk H. L. W., Elizabeth (3), and [Elizabeth's father] Hugh Cowan (85).

* James was probably a son of William from a previous marriage.

At the time of the 1861 Scotland Census Margaret Dunlop, aged 69 years, born in Tarbolton Ayrshire, widow, silk winder, was living at 43 Montgomerie St., Tarbolton. With her was daughter Elizabeth (23) of Tarbolton, sewed musline worker.

At the time of the 1871 Scotland Census Margaret Dunlop, aged 79, born in Tarbolton Ayrshire, widow, was living at 34 Montgomerie St., Tarbolton, Ayrshire. With her was daughter Elizabeth (35), sewed muslin worker.


Margaret Dunlop, widow of William Dunlop, silk weaver, daughter of Hugh Cowan, farmer, deceased, and Margaret Cowan M.S. Strawhorn, deceased, died aged 79 years of senile decay, James Barclay, nephew-in-law, present.

  Marriage Information:

Margaret married William Dunlop on 5 Jun 1835 in Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1. (William Dunlop was born about 1781 in Ayrshire, Scotland and died before 1851.)


1 International Genealogical Index, Marriages (1820-1854), Batch # M116195.

2 Tarbolton OPR.

3 General Register Office of Scotland (GROS), Tarbolton Deaths, 1871, p. 16, no. 47.

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