ROBERT WEIR - MARGARET MCKINLAY

ROBERT WEIR was born on the 12th of June 1773 at Old Cumnock, Ayrshire. (OPR Ref. 610/1, FR152)

Son of JAMES WEIR and JEAN MITCHELL.

MARGARET MCKINLAY was born c.1774.

Robert and Margaret were married in Old Cumnock on the 4th of September, 1798. (OPR Ref. 610/3, FR650 772)

Robert Weir is described on his son's memorial as 'of Sunnyside'.

Children:

  1. James Weir, born about 1797.
    James married Jane Dickie, daughter of Francis Dickie and Margaret Campbell.

Margaret died on the 21st of April 1817, age 43.

Robert died on the 13th of September 1854, age 82.