Alexander Ralston

Alexander Ralston

Birth
Death Oct 1796
Burial Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Memorial ID 68720302 · View Source
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Alexander Ralston, born about 1746, was the second son of Peter Ralston and Nellie Maxwell, "married Janet Howie, born about 1753², daughter of John Howie and Jean Bain.³ In addition to the lease of Brecklate, Alexander held lease of 1/10 share of Machrimore Mill. He was a sibling of Thomas Ralston, Memorial# 59169231.

"Children:

* 1) Jean; born 2 February 1773. Christened about 2 February 1773 at Southend Parish.
* 2) Helen (Nellie); born 19 March 1775 at Southend; married David Ralston.
* 3) Elizabeth; born 1778; married Charles Brown who was born 11 June 1778, the only son of Thomas Brown in North Machrimore and Hellen Dunlop. They had seven children.5
* 4) Janet (Jannet); born 22 June 1780; christened 22 June 1780 at Southend Parish.
* 5) Peter; born 10 November 1785 Southend; married Martha MacFarlane in 1813. They had four children.
* +6) John; christened 5 November 1789 Southend; was a farmer in Achaura and married Isabella Greenlee. They had nine children.
* 7) Mary."
Alexander Ralston and Janet Huie/Howie are my 3rd great grandparents.
http://www.ralstongenealogy.com/ral036.htm


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Andrew RALSTON, Dalbuie died 4/11/1812 aged 21 years. Other side - By the front of this stone lie the remains of Alexander Ralston, late farmer at Eden who died ….October 1796. Also Janet HUIE his spouse lies here


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  • Created by: Harold R
  • Added: 21 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68720302
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Ralston (unknown–Oct 1796), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68720302, citing Kilcolmkill Chapel Churchyard, Argyll and Bute, Scotland ; Maintained by Harold R (contributor 46870133) .