Descendants of James & Mary McNeil

Mary McNeil born c1819 married James McKinlay and had two children William born c1841 & Margaret born 1844 . Mary died 11th December 1844 age 25. She is buried in the Cambusnethan Old Churchyard on Greenhead Road located in Wishaw on the road to Newmains Lanarkshire Scotland.
Interred in the same plot as her are Mary McKinlay died 1886, William McKinlay died 1895, Margaret McKinlay died 1895, Edward McKinlay died 1906.

Others in the plot include James' brothers William and Edward and their family members.
William and his wife Margaret.
His younger brother Edward and his daughter Mary born 1870.



Inscription "1845 Erected by James McKinlay in memory of his spouse Mary McNeil who died 11th December 1844 aged 25"

Mary and James McKinlay two children:-
William emigrated to Nova Scotia, married Sydonia born Nova Scotia and had 3 sons - James, William, Edward all born Nova Scotia.

Margaret emigrated to New Zealand where she married George Clegg Gardner and settled North Canterbury. She died 1929 and is buried Cust Canterbury with her husband George.