William Penman


Personal and Family Information

William was born about 1752, the son of Alexander Penman and Jean Strang. The place is not known.

His wife was Janet Izat, who he married on 4 NOV 1774 in Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Their seven known children were Alexander (1775-?), James (1777-?), John (1777-?), William (1785-?), Robert (1787-?), Marion Penman (1787-?) and Andrew (1794-1869).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


William Penman


Alexander Penman


Alexander Penman


Jean Peters


Jean Strang



BirthABT 1752
Christening19 APR 1752
Place: Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Source: IGI.

!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: Elizabeth Ann Penman nee Russon on Tom Paterson's site at: http://web.ukonline.co.uk/Members/tom.paterson/connections/ElizabethR usson.htm. Her ref: William Penman and Janet Izzet married in Airth Parish on 4th November 1774 [Ref. 469/3]. I don't have the other entry for Tulliallan.