William EMSLIE son of Peter EMLSIE & Jean MESTON c. 1788 Kincardine, O'Neil, Aberdeen, Scotland m. Margaret ROSS b. 1786 or 1796 in probably Strathdon, Aberdeen, Scotland. They had at least one child-Jane EMSLIE b. 1816 in Edinburgh,Scotland. In 1828, when Jane was 12, they came to New York. Jane EMSLIE met a George POPE bef. 1840. They later lived in Brooklyn, New York and had at least 4 children: Jane Ann POPE, William Emslie POPE,Louisa POPE & Glorianna POPE.