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James MOFFAT

Male 1814 - 1893  (78 years)


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  • Name James MOFFAT 
    Gender Male 
    Born 24 March 1814  Glencairn, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • M1 Family Bible
    Census 1841  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1861  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 January 1893  Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Memorials of Sanquhar Kirkyard, Dumfries" by Tom Wilson, 1912.
    Person ID I7898  Clan Moffat UK
    Last Modified 22 November 2010 

    Father Thomas MOFFAT,   b. 1761, Castramon, Barbuie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 February 1823, Barbuie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Mary HASTINGS,   b. 1770,   d. 23 February 1837, Barbuie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F1804  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Agnes RAE,   b. 1814, Durisdeer, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 January 1891, Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married about 1836 
    Children 
     1. Thomas MOFFAT,   b. 1837, Glencairn, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 March 1896  (Age 59 years)
    +2. William MOFFAT,   b. 1840, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. December 1920, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. James MOFFAT,   b. 1 June 1841, Moniaive, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 August 1923, Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +4. Adam Robert MOFFAT,   b. 16 May 1843, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 December 1886, Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    +5. Mary Brown Hastings MOFFAT,   b. 17 January 1845, Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 December 1877  (Age 32 years)
     6. Francis N MOFFAT,   b. 1848, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 August 1856, Gateside, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     7. Agnes Janet MOFFAT,   b. 4 May 1852, Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 April 1905  (Age 52 years)
    Family ID F1813  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Of Gateside, Sanquhar. Farmer Of 4000 Acres 600 Grazing & Arable, employing of Labourers 3 Shepherds (1871). Farmer of 6718 Acres 318 Arable employing 8 Men 4 Women & 2 Boys (1881). He was a spirited, enterprising agriculturalist, and was one of the pioneers of the improvement of land in Upper Nithsdale ("Memorials of Sanquhar Kirkyard, Dumfries" by Tom Wilson, 1912.)


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