George Doig & Margaret Hay of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • ID: I1
  • Name: George Doig
  • Surname: Doig
  • Given Name: George
  • _AKA: Doeg
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1720 in Of Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
  • _UID: DFEE505F8A9E074C9A99A0342BA79D58C53F
  • Note:
    He may be the George Doig christened 19 Apr 1721 in Kirriemuir, the son of David Doig; other children christened in Kirriemuir were a Boy in 1716 and Isobell Doig on 21 June 1725.

    Caledonian Mercury - Saturday 19 April 1749: (similar ad on other dates)
    That against Monday next, being the 24th inst., the EDINBURGH and GLASGOW STAGE COACH begins and continues to set out, from Charles Beg, Stabler, Foot of the West-bow, Edinburgh, where Ticketswill be had,- viz. From Edinburgh every Monday and Thursday, and from Glasgow every Tuesday and Friday thereafter. The Place of setting out from Glasgow will be from George Doig's Stabler at the Gallowgate-port, where Tickets will be had, every Passenger being to pay for Ticket Nine Shillings Sterling to any of the above persons and to be allowed one Stone-weight Baggage; and it shall happen that any Passenger shall be admitted on the Road, they will be served at 4-d. the Mile; the coach setting always to set out at Six in the Morning precisely from the above Places.

    In 1757 George was listed as a vintner in Glasgow. In 1761 he was a horse setter and in 1768 a stabler. In 1759 and 1768 he was an innkeeper. He owned an inn with a stable, and he made his own wine.

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    Some references:
    -----, Old Parochial Records, Glasgow (#1014934/43).
    Wyllie, Mabel G., Glasgow High Kirk Parish Burials Register, (Glasgow Library, typewritten) - David Doeg, Barbara Dog.
  • Change Date: 10 Sep 2004 at 01:00:00



    Marriage 1 Margaret Hay b: ABT 1724 in Of Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
      Children
      1. Has Children Jacobina (Jacobus, Robina) Doig b: 1747 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland c: 18 Aug 1747 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
      2. Has No Children George Doig b: 1749 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland c: 29 Aug 1749 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
      3. Has Children James Doig b: 1753 in Govan, Lanark, Scotland c: 8 Aug 1753 in Govan, Lanark, Scotland
      4. Has No Children David Doig b: 6 May 1757 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland c: 7 May 1757 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
      5. Has No Children Margaret Doig b: 15 Apr 1761 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland c: 17 Apr 1761 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
      6. Has No Children Barbara Doig b: 31 Mar 1768 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland c: 2 Apr 1768 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
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