John McNab
(Bef 1760-After 1841)
Agnes Ferguson
Donald Henderson
Margaret Campbell
John McNab
(Bef 1783-1866)
Margaret Henderson
William McNab
(Cal 1828-1894)


Family Links

1. Mary McKay

2. Mary Sinclair

William McNab 2

  • Born: Cal 1828, Easdale, Argyll 3
  • Marriage (1): Mary McKay on 31 Dec 1856 in Sauchiehall St, Glasgow 1
  • Marriage (2): Mary Sinclair 9th June 1880 in Willowbark St, Glasgow 1
  • Died: 10 Feb 1894, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow (normal res LochAwe) 4


In 1841 he was working as a Male Servant at the home of (uncle?) Peter McNab in Kilbride Seil, Argyll. 5

In 1857 at the time of his marriage he was a Journeyman Blacksmith living at 5 Thistle Street, Govan, Glasgow. 1

In 1861 he was a Blacksmith living at 6 Victoria St, Govan, Glasgow with wife and child. 6

In 1871 he was a Fitter still in Govan, Glasgow with wife, son and two lodgers including Isabella McKay 38 and possibly Mary's sister. 7

He worked as a Fitter (Shipbuilding) in 1881 and resided at Napier Place, Old Kilpatrick, Dumbarton. 8

In 1891 he was an Iron Ship Fitter and was lodging with a family of Fergusons with Peter his brother in Ardchattan, Argyll . 9


William married Mary McKay, daughter of John McKay and Janet Brown, on 31 Dec 1856 in Sauchiehall St, Glasgow.1 (Mary McKay was born on 6 Sep 1830 in Kilbrandon, Argyll 10 and died on 28 Dec 1874 in Old Kilpatrick, Dumbarton.)

  Marriage Notes:

Note the date and place of marriage!!


William next married Mary Sinclair 9th June 1880 in Willowbark St, Glasgow.1 (Mary Sinclair was born Cal 1834 in Inverary and died in 1885 in Old Kilpatrick, Dumbarton 11.)


1 Scotland's People - Document Image,, SR Marriage.

2 Web (Misc), KILBRIDE MCNAB William 12 M S.

3 Web (Misc), 1841C. KILBRIDE MCNAB William 12 M S.

4 Scotland's People - Document Image,, SR Death. Margaret Murray his sister of 74 West Scotland St was the informant.

5, 1841C.

6 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 1861C.

7 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 1871C.

8 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 1881C.

9 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 1891C.

10 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 06/09/1830 MCKAY MARY JOHN MCKAY/JANET BROWN FR205 F KILBRANDON/ KILCHATTAN 515/00 0002 No Image

11 Scotland's People - Document Image,, 1885 MCNAB MARY SINCLAIR F 47 OLD OR WEST KILPATRICK /DUNBARTON 501/00 0020