03: James Young

REVEREND JAMES YOUNG: 1757-1795

1757, New Cumnock, FES, Vol.3, p.27

JAMES YOUNG Son of Alexander Y., cooper, Falkirk ; licen. by Presb. of Linlithgow ; called 29th Dec. 1757 ; ord. 3rd May 1758; died 1st Aug. 1795, aged 84. He marr. 4th Nov. 1762, Elizabeth (died 3rd Dec. 1825), daugh. of Robert Hunter, min. of Kirkconnel, and had issue James, born 13th Oct. 1763 ; Robert, born 12th and died 30th Nov. 1764; Marjory, born 12th Aug. 1766 ; Marion (twin), born 12th Aug. 1766, died 8th Sept. 1780; Robert, born 20th Jan. 1768; Janet, born 20th March 1769 ; Elizabeth, born 5th Nov. 1770; Margaret Crawford, born 21st Feb. 1773 ; Alexander, born 5th March 1774 ; Elizabeth Penelope, born 21st Sept. 1775, died 18th Oct. 1781 ; Katherine, born 3rd Nov. 1776, died 30th May 1796; Mary, born 28th Feb. 1778; Patrick, born 6th June 1779. Publication Account of the Parish (Sinclair s Stat. Ace. vi.).