Margaret Cowan


Personal and Family Information

Margaret was born about 1688 in St. Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the daughter of James Cowan and Margaret Lawrie.

Her husband was Robert Laird, who she married on 5 OCT 1706 in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Their six known children were Robert (c1707-<1727), Alexander (1710-?), John (1712-?), Hellen (c1725-<1730), Robert (1727-?) and Hellen (c1730-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Margaret Cowan


James Cowan


William Cowan


Thomas Cowan


Isobel Crawford


Elizabeth Hodge


Thomas Hodge


Elizabeth Huntley


Margaret Lawrie


Andrew Lawrie


Margaret Willison



BirthABT 1688
Place: St. Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Christening19 JUL 1688
Place: St. Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Source: Moira Donnelly.

!Source: Old Parish Births and Baptisms

COWAN MARGARET JAMES COWAN/MARGARE LOURY FR508 [FR508] 0 19/07/1688 488/ 20 7 St Ninians View image [6 credits]