Margaret Cleghorn1

#22835, b. 12 August 1658, d. 6 March 1719

Individual's Timeline

Christening12 August 1658Margaret Cleghorn2,3
Marriage20 April 1676Margaret Cleghorn4
Death of Father1682Edward Cleghorn
Marriage of Son31 May 1702Edward Penman5
Marriage of Son7 August 1713George Penman6
Death6 March 1719Margaret Cleghorn7

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Num Child: Margaret Cleghorn had 18 children.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Penman.1
  • Name Variation: She was also known as Marion Cleghorn.2

Commemoration

Margaret Cleghorn's headstone in the Greyfriar's Kirkyard reads In hope of a blessed resurrection.
The burying-place of JAMES PENMAN, gold-smith and essay-master of His Majesty's mint, who died ye 21st of Feby. 1733, aged 84, and MARGARET CLEGHORN, his spouse; she died ye 6th of March 1719, aged 61: the mother of 18 children, whereof 12 are lying by her.
Also JAMES PENMAN, late surgeon-major to His Majesty's garrison of Gibraltar, dy'd 3d March 1745, aged 63.

Locus Operandi

Children of Margaret Cleghorn and James Penman

Citations

  1. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C119786      1688 - 1692.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C119781      1657 - 1668.
  3. R and Dietert J Dietert, The Edinburgh Goldsmiths II, Margaret bp 12 Aug 1658 She became James Penman freeman's wife and Edward Penman freeman's mother; witnessed by George Cleghorne, goldsmith.
  4. Website rootsweb (http://rootsweb.com) "Penman one name study - Edinburgh Marriage Register 1595 - 1700
    Page: 542 - Penman James, goldsmith; Margaret Cleghorne, married by Mr. William Ann and, Dean 20 Apr 1676
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    GRO: 685/01 0090 0018
    02 Apr 1680 Edinburgh
    James Penman, Goldsmith, Margaret Cleghorn a D: N Margaret.
    Witness Thomas Fairholm, ?? (sorry, can't get that word) Baillie, Edwar d Cleghorne, Goldsmith, John Penman, Merchant, George Mitchell, Merchan tPage: Page: 85
    Text: Chart of the Cleghorne-Penman Families on Page 85Page: Page: 542; James Penman and Margaret Cleghorne marriage 1676
    Text: Edinburgh Marriage Register 1595 - 1700
    Page: 542
    Penman James, goldsmith; Margaret Cleghorne, married by Mr. William Ann and, Dean 20 Apr 1676 ****."
  5. Henry Paton M.A., Marriages Edinburgh to 1900 vol 16.
  6. International Genealogical Index (IGI), LDS member submission.
  7. Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com
  8. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C119784      1680 - 1684.