02: Matthew Kirkland

REVEREND MATTHEW KIRKLAND 1833-1843

MATTHEW KIRKLAND, born 1799, eldest son of Matthew K., Carmunnock ; educated at Univ. of Glasgow ; licen. by Presb. of Glasgow 7th May 1828 ; pres. by John, Marquess of
Bute, 28th Sept., and ord. 10th Dec. 1835. Joined the Free Church in 1843; min. of New Cumnock Free Church, 1843-6; died 27th July 1846. He marr. 12th Dec. 1839, Ann (died 2nd Aug. 1872), eldest daugh. of John Smith, hosier, Glasgow,and had issue Isabella, born 27th Feb. 1841. Publication Account of the Parish (New Stat. Ace., v.)