I have come to halt on my search and wonder if anybody can help.I have only went back with the Patrick's
Patrick Dignin was married to Margaret McIntyre both born in ireland and died between 1849 and 1879. they had a son named Michael. I don't know if they had any other children.
Michael Dignin the son of margaret married ellen Mcguire in 1875,they were both born in ireland, but married in the town of Broxburn Uphall. Ellen died 5 months after her first son in 1879 The son was named Patrick.
Michael Dignin married again to Elizabeth McDonald in 1880 in the town of Broxburn Uphall and they had another three sons and they also had Patrick from the previous marriage. Patrick Dignin born 1878 (only son of Ellen)Born Uphall Michael and James Dignin born 1882 (twins) Born Uphall. John Dignin born 1885 Uphall.
Patrick Dignin the son of Michael and Ellen married Margaret Brady in 1903in the town Broxburn Uphall. On his marriage certificate his name changed from Dignin to Dignan, and he put Elizabeth McDonald for mothers name. They had six children:
Parick who married Bessie Smith who had 4 children Thomas who died at sea aged 18 Michael who married ? and had 3 children Elizabeth who married Patrick Brannigan and had 3 children Ann who married Francis McGauchie and had 1 child Nainy who married Hugh Burns and had 4 children
Patrick Dignan the son of Patrick and Margaret (Brady) married Bessie Smith. They had 4 children: Patrick, Charles, Thomas, Elizabeth.