Margaret was the 8th of 9 children born to William Trindle and Margaret Cathey.
In 1762 she married James McCuiston in Silver Springs, Comberland Co., PA. The services were by the Rev. John Cuthbertson.
Between 1763 and 1784 they had 6 boys and 3 girls. Their names in order of birth are: William, Robert, Betsey Ann, Sarah Janet, Mary Polly, John, James, Alexander and David McQuiston.
Her children used the spelling of "McQuiston" as their family name. Her husband's brothers and descendants who went to North Carolina continued to use the original spelling of "McCuiston".
William Allen Trindle (1709 - 1774)
Margaret Cathey Trindle (1711 - 1770)
James McCuiston (1736 - 1804)*
John McQuiston (1776 - 1849)*
Alexander James McQuiston (1782 - 1867)*
John D. Trindle (1731 - 1784)*
Alexander Trindle (1739 - 1785)*
Jane "Jennie" Trindle Buchanan (1740 - 1792)*
Margaret Trindle McCuiston (1746 - 1808)
Note: A search in June 2014 did not find any grave marker.
Old Salem Church and Cemetery
Created by: Jack Gilchrist
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48062733