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