ALEXANDER CRAIG was born in Avondale on the 12th of July, 1836. (OPR Ref. 621/4, FR577)
Son of William Craig and Jean Anderson.
Alexander is at Bankend Farm, Avondale, on the 1851 and 1861 census.
JANE FLEMING was born in Avondale on the 5th of March, 1850. (OPR Ref. 621/4, FR618)
Jane is more usually known as Jean or Jeanie.
Daughter of William Fleming and Isabella Morrison.
Jane is at Templeland Farm, Avondale, on the 1851 and 1861 census.
Jane was Alexander's cousin, once removed (Alexander and William Fleming were cousins).
Alexander and Jane were married at Templeland on the 30th of June, 1875.
Witnessed by Gilbert A. Gemmell and Eliza Steel.
Officiated by Duncan Taylor, Minister of Avondale.
Alexander and Jane are at Bankend on the 1881, 1891 and 1901 census.