I would like to list some of my Mearns family and if anyone can see any connection then please contact me.
Descendants of James Mearns
Generation No. 1
1.JAMES1 MEARNS was born Bef. 1790, and died Bef. 1855.He married MARGARET AIRD.
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Job Description: Farmer
Child of JAMES MEARNS and MARGARET AIRD is:
2. i. JAMES2 MEARNS, b. Abt. 1806, Ochiltree,Ayrshire; d. 9 March, 1867, 7 West Bothwell Street, Anderston,Glasgow..
Generation No. 2
2.JAMES2 MEARNS (JAMES1) was born Abt. 1806 in Ochiltree,Ayrshire, and died 9 March, 1867 in 7 West Bothwell Street, Anderston,Glasgow..He married (1) MARGARET RONALD 13 July, 1832 in Govan,Glasgow.He married (2) MARGARET GUTHRIE 2 March, 1855 in Main Street Anderston. Free Church of Scotland., daughter of JAMES GUTHRIE and MARGARET.
Children of JAMES MEARNS and MARGARET RONALD are:
3. i. WILLIAM3 MEARNS, b. Abt. 1836, Glasgow,Lanarkshire,Scotland..
ii. JOHN MEARNS, b. 24 May, 1839, Barony, Lanark, Scotland.
Generation No. 3
3.WILLIAM3 MEARNS (JAMES2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1836 in Glasgow,Lanarkshire,Scotland..He married CHRISTINA HARRIOT PURVES 26 June, 1857 in Church of Scotland, 122 Dumbarton Road, Anderston District,Glasgow., daughter of THOMAS PURVIS and MARGARET WATSON.
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Job Description: 1891, Census states he is a Foreman Coppersmith
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Christening: 29 November, 1835, In Prestonpans, East Lothian
Children of WILLIAM MEARNS and CHRISTINA PURVES are:
i. JAMES4 MEARNS, b. 27 March, 1858, Anderston,Glasgow,Lanarkshire,Scotland; m. ELIZABETH, Abt. 1879, unknown.
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Job Description: 1891, census states he is aCoppersmith
ii. THOMAS PURVIS MEARNS, b. 30 December, 1859, Anderston,Glasgow,Lanarkshire,Scotland.
iii. JOHN MEARNS, b. 30 March, 1862, Anderston,Glasgow,Lanarkshire,Scotland.
iv. WILLIAM MCEWAN MEARNS, b. 5 November, 1864, Middle or New Parish,Greenock,Renfrew,Scotland.
v. ALEXANDER MONTGOMERY MEARNS, b. 27 March, 1867, Middle or New Parish,Greenock,Renfrew,Scotland. (Source I.G.I.); m. AGNES HENDRY NEWALL, 31 August, 1888, Anderston District,Glasgow,Scotland..
More About ALEXANDER MONTGOMERY MEARNS:
Census/Glasgow: 1881, Office Boy
Job Description: 1891, Coppersmith (Journeyman)
vi. MARGARET WATSON RONALD MEARNS, b. 20 August, 1869, Middle or New Parish,Greenock,Renfrew,Scotland. (Source I.G.I.).
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Job Description: 1891, Census states she is aSewing Machinist