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William Scott

b. circa 1771


William Scott was born circa 1771.1,2,3

Family life

William Scott and Margaret Craig were married on 31 January 1796 in East Kilbride.1,2,3

Children with Margaret Craig (b. circa 1776)

DaughterMargaret Scott+ (b. 1 April 1803, d. 27 January 1887)
SonJames Scott (b. 1811)

Residence information

William Scott lived at Greenhills in East Kilbride, Lanark, Scotland, on 6 June 1841, farmer.3


  1. [S1019] Marriage Certificate, William Scott and Margaret Craig, 31 Jan 1796, National Records of Scotland, Edinburgh. 643/ 20/240.
  2. [S1023] Death Certificate, Ballantyne, Margaret, National Records of Scotland, Scotland, 631/ 2.
  3. [S1018] Scott and Ballantyne, 6 Jun 1841 Census UK, Edinburgh, East Kilbride, National Records of Scotland, 643/ 8/3.
Last Edited13 May 2019