Family Group (main line)


his ancester John McWilliam b.1658 descendant chart


m.26 Jul 1786, Mortlach HELEN CLARK


The baptism record of John in 1788 has James McWilliam and Helen Clark in Pitglassie ( in Mortlach parish). James McJames younger in Pricetown (?) of Auchindown and John Clark in Prescallen parish of Knockandow were  witnesses.  John is possibly Helen's father or brother.

Child Marriage Spouse Spouse's Parents
1 Janet
b. 12 Dec 1786, Mortlach Banff
2 John Isabella Wilson
bap. 5 Oct 1788, Mortlach Banff
in 1851 he was at at Frendraught, Parish of Forgue
d. after 1851 , before 1860
Children b.1793E, Cairney, Aberdeenshire

d. 24 Apr 1884 age 100, Manner St Macduff

3 James, Gamekeeper m. 25 Aug 1812
Carbrach Parish
Barbara King William King
Barbara Hay
b. 8 Mar 1791, Mortlach Banff
d. 4 Jul 1866, Back o' Hill, Glass, Banffshire
witnessed by John Jaimeson, son-in-law
b. abt. 1794
d. 21 Aug 1871, age 87, Oakenknowes, Grange, Banff
witnessed by son William, Children:
Janet b. 18 Nov 1812
Helen b. 3 May 1814
4 Peter
b. 28 Jun 1793, Mortlach Banff


1) Death certificate of Isabella McWilliam nee Wilson

2) Baptism of John McWilliam 5th Oct 1788

Tom Paterson
(last updated 1st Jun 2020)