Patrick Brawley – 1873-1876 & Matthew Brawley 1875-1876

Patrick and Matthew Brawley were the 7th and 8th children of my great great grandparents, James Brawley and Sarah McLauglan.  Both boys were born in Lanarkshire, Scotland. Patrick was born on 31 May 1873 and Matthew on 23 January 1875.  Tragically both little boys died within days of each other in 1876. The cause of … Continue reading Patrick Brawley – 1873-1876 & Matthew Brawley 1875-1876

Robert Wallace Lockie 1829 – 1912

Robert Wallace Lockie is the older brother of my 3rd great grandmother Mary Allen Lockie.  He was born in Scotland  in 1829 in New Trows, Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire.  His parents were James Lockie (1793-1865) a carpenter and Margaret Wallace (1803-1870). The couple had seven children of whom Robert was the third. by 1841 the family had … Continue reading Robert Wallace Lockie 1829 – 1912