John Doig


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John Doig 1

  • Marriage: Mary Limond

  General Notes:

ID: I3
Name: John Doig
Surname: Doig
Given Name: John
_AKA: Doak, Dock
Sex: M
Birth: 1781/1782 in Kirkmichael, Ayr, Scotland
Death: 5 Jun 1876 in Barlure Farm House, New Luce, Wigtown, Scotland of epitheliometous cancer of the lip after 2 years, a deposit of the same in his neck for 9 months, and a fracture of the n
Burial: Barr Burial Ground, Ayr, Scotland
_UID: 950FF9466C78D04BBF733A4465F836A4C9B1
In 1841 John Doeg farmed in Doularg, Barr, Ayr with his wife Mary and children Adam, Susana , Mary, John, Jean, and James. In 1851 Mary was living with her son-in-law William Wilson. I n 1861 John lived in New Luce, Wigtown with his wife Mary and children Jane and Adam. In 187 1 John farmed 700 acres (100 arable) at Barlure Farm House in New Luce; at home were his wif e and Adam and Jane.

Witness to John's death certificate was his son Adam Doig. An extract of his testament reads : John Doig, 13 July 1877 - Confirmation of John Doig, Farmer, Barlure, parish of New Luce, C ounty of Wigtown, who died 4 June 1876 at Barlure aforesaid, testate, granted at Wigtown, t o Adam Doig, Farmer, Barlure aforesaid, his son, and Jane Doig residing there, his daughter , Executors nominated in Will or Deed, dated 19 February 1876, and recorded in Court Books o f Commissariot of Wigtown, 5 July 1877. Value of Estate, £321. 15s. 2d.
Change Date: 5 Sep 2000 at 13:30:45

Father: Adam Doig b: 1748 in Ayr, Ayr, Scotland c: 1 Sep 1748 in Ayr, Ayr, Scotland
Mother: Jean Wilson b: 1757/1758 in Ayr, Scotland

Marriage 1 Mary Limond b: 1790 in Dalmellington, Ayr, Scotland c: 17 Dec 1790 in Dalmellington, Ayr, Scotland
Married: 27 Nov 1812 in Straiton, Ayr, Scotland
William Doig b: 3 Sep 1813 in Knockshinnoch, Dalrymple, Ayr, Scotland
Margaret Doig b: 1815 in Dalrymple, Ayr, Scotland c: 5 Nov 1815 in Dalrymple, Ayr, Scotland
Adam Doig b: 1818 in Cumnock, Ayr, Scotland c: 19 Feb 1818 in New Cumnock, Ayr, Scotland
Jane Doig b: 8 Mar 1820 in Straiton, Ayr, Scotland
Susanna Doig b: 11 Dec 1821 in Straiton, Ayr, Scotland
Mary Doig b: 13 Jul 1824 in Straiton, Ayr, Scotland
Elizabeth Campbell Doig b: 1826 in Colmonell, Ayr, Scotland c: 22 Oct 1826 in New Cumnock, Ayr, Scotland
John Doig b: 1828/1829 in Cumnock, Ayr, Scotland
Jean Doig b: 19 Apr 1831 in Barr, Ayr, Scotland
James Doig b: 28 Apr 1833 in Barr by Girvan, Ayr, Scotland



He worked as a Farmer.


John married Mary Limond.


1 Scotland's People - Document Image,, Death MD 1909.