Alexander was born on 22 AUG 1817 in Bothkennar, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the son of Alexander Penman and Mary Borrowman.
His wife was Jean Frew, who he married on 25 FEB 1843 in Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Their only known child was Mary (c1848-1848).
|Birth||22 AUG 1817||
!Source: Mary P Odam's website at www.odam.org. Mary says: "Most of our information about the Penmans was bequeathed to us when my father in law died. A gentleman called Eric Edwards [another Penman descendant] had done most of the hard work, presumably, like you, poring over registers." She has verified most of it with www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
!Source:http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ OPR Births & Baptisms
Date Surname Forename Parent Names Sex Parish
22/08/1817 PENMAN ALEXANDER ALEXANDER PENMAN/MARY BORROWMAN M BOTHKENNAR