We have now discovered that George Melrose was born 19 Dec 1929 at Carrick. His father, Thomas Graham Melrose, wife Mary (?Irvine) was with the Royal Engineers. Thomas as born 8 Dec 1806, Cockpen, Midlothian to William Melrose & Margaret Young. William was born to Thomas Melross & Janet Ansley on 29 Sep 1780 at Crichton, Midlothian. Anyone have any connections or details PLEASE contact.