James Lockie 1879-1959

I’ve now made a number of discoveries while wandering through Cambusnethan Cemetery. Above is another headstone that caught my eye in passing. Lockie is a name on my family tree so I thought I would investigate further. When I checked my online tree there were two options. Both were first cousins 4 times removed with … Continue reading James Lockie 1879-1959

James Lockie 1793-1865

James Lockie was my 4th great grandfather on my father's side.   He was born on 27 August 1793 in Pettinain, Lanarkshire.  His parents were James Lockie and Helen Inglis. He was baptised on 26 Sptember 1793. James had at least two siblings Euphemia (1795-1880) Helen (1801-1879) On 4 August 1820 he married Margaret Wallace in … Continue reading James Lockie 1793-1865

Robert Wallace Lockie 1829 – 1912

Robert Wallace Lockie is the older brother of my 3rd great grandmother Mary Allen Lockie.  He was born in Scotland  in 1829 in New Trows, Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire.  His parents were James Lockie (1793-1865) a carpenter and Margaret Wallace (1803-1870). The couple had seven children of whom Robert was the third. by 1841 the family had … Continue reading Robert Wallace Lockie 1829 – 1912