(23 July 1723 - after 1764)
|Father||James Shiel (say 1690 - ); assuming that the cautioner at her marriage is her father, certainly a "smith in Houstoun" from Margaret's baptism makes it highly likely the parents knew each other1,2|
|Mother||Isabel Shiel3 (say 1695 - )|
|Relationship||5th great-grandmother of Lorna Henderson|
BMDB dataMargaret Shiell was born on 23 Jul 1723 Houstoun, Par. of Jedburgh, ROX, SCT.4 She was baptized on 28 Jul 1723 Jedburgh, ROX, SCT; entry reads: "James Shiel Smith in Houstoun had a daughter born the 23d instant and Baptized this day named Margaret Hendrie Scott Glover and George Rennelson weaver both in Jedr witnesses."2,4
Margaret Shiell married Walter Richardson, son of Robert Richardson and Jennet Leigerwood, on 18 Jun 1745 Eckford, ROX, SCT, entry reads: "Jun 18th (1745) Walter Richardson in this Parish and Margt Shiell in the Parish of Jedbr gave up their names for proclamation in order to marriage. James Shiel Henry Young Cautrs given to the poor a shilling."5
Margaret Shiell died aft. 1764 ?Morebattle, ROX, SCT.
|Walter Richardson (cir. 1720 - aft. Feb 1778)|
|Charts||William RICHARDSON of Pringlestead, Eckford|
My pedigree chart
Ancestors & siblings of Les Henderson
Paternal ancestors of Lorna
Helen Sinton WIGHT's ancestors
|Last Edited||15 Sep 2011|
- Par. of Eckford, ROX: entry for Walter RICHARDSON & Margaret SHIELL, 18 Jun 1745 Filed in sources folder & notebooks, L Henderson, Waikanae, Kapiti, WTN, NZ, Marr. 1745 Walter RICHARDSON & Margaret SHIELL, Eckford, ROX, p/copy taken Sep 1994.
- Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Bap. 1723 Margaret to James SHIEL, Jedburgh, ROX Dist 792/0030 0164, copy d/loaded Oct 2007.
- Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 1715 James SHIELL smith in Houston and Isabel SHIEL of Swinnie, Jedburgh, ROX Dist 792/0010 0296, copy d/loaded Oct 2007.
- Marriage Baptism: Jedburgh, ROX, Bap. 1723 Margaret to James SHIEL, from Harry W, c 1996.
- Par. of Eckford, ROX: entry for Walter RICHARDSON & Margaret SHIELL, 18 Jun 1745 Filed in sources folder & notebooks, L Henderson, Waikanae, Kapiti, WTN, NZ, Marr. 1745 Walter RICHARDSON & Margaret SHIELL, Eckford, ROX, p/copy taken Sep 1994, scanned Sep 2011.
E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.