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James Fleming

b. 5 January 1761

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Detailed biography

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Family surname

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Birth

James Fleming was born on 5 January 1761 at Sandford in Stonehouse.1,2 He was baptized on 7 January 1761.1

Parents

FatherRobert Fleming (b. circa 1730)
MotherJanet Hamilton (b. circa 1730)

Family life

James Fleming and Mary Sinclair were married circa 1780.3,2

Children with Mary Sinclair (b. 24 February 1764)

DaughterJanet Fleming, The Elder (b. 15 February 1782, d. before September 1786)
SonRobert Fleming+ (b. 11 February 1784)
DaughterJanet Fleming, The Younger (b. 22 September 1786, d. before July 1805)
SonPossible son ("Angus") Fleming (b. circa 1787, d. before 1800)
SonJames Fleming+ (b. 31 January 1789, d. 11 July 1828)
SonJohn Fleming+ (b. 27 April 1792)
DaughterIsobel Fleming (b. 18 August 1794)
SonHugh Fleming, The Elder (b. 9 October 1798, d. before 1803)
SonAngus Fleming+ (b. 14 June 1800, d. 30 April 1837)
SonHugh Fleming (b. 22 July 1803)
DaughterJanet Fleming, The Youngest (b. 18 July 1805, d. 7 June 1816)

Residence information

John and Thomas, 's child, resided with, in Stonehouse, Lanarkshire, Scotland, on 10 February 1764.1 James Fleming lived at Deans in Cambuslang, Lanark, Scotland, on 8 June 1816.4

Working life

  • On 16 February 1782 James Fleming was a private soldier in the foot guards in Blantyre.3
  • On 17 February 1784 James Fleming was a taylor at Hunthill in Blantyre.5
  • On 25 September 1786 James Fleming was a taylor at Hunthill in Blantyre.6
  • On 1 February 1789 James Fleming was a taylor at Hunthill in Blantyre.7
  • On 19 August 1794 James Fleming was a taylor at Hunthill in Blantyre.8
  • On 11 October 1798 James Fleming was a taylor at Barnhill in Blantyre.9
  • On 29 June 1800 James Fleming was a weaver at Deans in Cambuslang.10
  • On 31 July 1803 James Fleming was a taylor at Deans in Cambuslang.11

Death

James Fleming witnessed the death of Janet Fleming, The Youngest, on 7 June 1816 at Deans in Cambuslang, Lanark, Scotland.4 Witnessed 's burial on 8 June 1816 in Cambuslang, Lanark, Scotland. Her father paid 1/6 to hire the mortcloth4

Citations

  1. [S1165] Baptismal Record: James Fleming 1761, Vol Stonehouse, No 656/ 10 106, (7 Jan 1761), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  2. [S1154] "Story: Angus Fleming's origins - by James Michael Fleming", 15 March 2020, James Michael Fleming (4 Currawang Street, Cammeray), to self; Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  3. [S1169] Baptismal Record: Janet Fleeming 1782, No 624/ 10 167, (16 Feb 1782), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  4. [S1179] Burial Record, Janet Fleming, General Register Office of Scotland, Cambuslang 1816 p229.
  5. [S1170] Baptismal Record: Robert Fleeming 1784, No 624/ 10 188, (17 Feb 1784), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  6. [S1171] Baptismal Record: Janet Fleeming 1786, No 624/ 10 202, (25 Sep 1786), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  7. [S1172] Baptismal Record: James Fleming 1789, Vol Blantyre, No 624/ 10 210, (1 Feb 1789), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  8. [S1174] Baptismal Record: Isobell Fleming 1794, Vol Blantyre, No 624/ 10 247, (19 Aug 1794), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  9. [S1175] Baptismal Record: Hugh Fleeming 1798, Vol Blantyre, No 624/ 10 271, (11 Oct 1798), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  10. [S1176] Baptismal Record: Angus Fleeming 1800, Vol Cambuslang, No 627/ 10 167, (29 Jun 1800), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  11. [S1177] Baptismal Record: Hugh Fleeming 1800, Vol Cambuslang, No 627/ 10 175, (31 Jul 1803), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
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Ch forebears
Fleming clan
Pedigree Fleming
Last Edited14 March 2020