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William Stewart and the Jacobites

William Stewart and the Jacobites

Posted: 11 Oct 2004 1:06PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 3 Mar 2005 12:14AM GMT
Surnames: Stewart, Graham, Steuart
Have been researching William Stewart and family -Appin Stewarts for some time now.
William died in 1822 at Hillhead,Dumfires,birth record not known.William's father was with Bonnie Prince Charlie at Montrose and Culloden and escaped with BPC to Inverness and then to France.William Stewart returned to Dumfries
and married Margaret Graham of Shaw-she was born 1767.
Had 11 children including Duncan Stewart of Harriet Gore/Augustus Hare fame.Other notable son was James Hope Stewart of Slodahill 1790-1856 whose 12 children included William whodied in Hong Kong-Jardine Matheson partner and Charled Stewart who headed off to Cape of Good Hope.

Interested in any one who may have info/family-I have much info to share

Re: William Stewart and the Jacobites

Posted: 5 Dec 2008 10:47AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: STEWART
I'm also tracing my Stewart of Appin clan. Charles Stewart of Achara (1840-1916) was my great grandfather. His father Duncan John Stewart married Harriet Gore at the British Embassy Chapel in Paris, France. This is as far as I can get. Please can you help me with more information.
Thank you.

Re: William Stewart and the Jacobites

Posted: 12 Apr 2009 1:28AM GMT
Classification: Query

Through Family Tree DNA it appears I may be most connected to the Appin Clan also. I have three ancestors in Armagh No. Ireland in the 1800's, but cannot follow any paperwork to Scotland. My oldest is Hugh (c.1800), his son William and his David Allan Stewart (1872-1916). David left for the US in 1890's. I have more info and would enjoy collaborating.

I'm now in San Diego, CA

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