James HEWETSON and Jane or Jean HEWETSON - DESCENT FROM
THOMAS HEWETSON and GRIZEL
- THOMAS HEWETSON born 1622 died 1682 married GRIZEL
HAINING born circa 1644.
- James HEWETSON born 1673
died 27 January 1747 Farmer of Laight later of Arkland, Dumfries
married firstly Margaret MENZIES
or MINZIES on 12 October 1693
Glencairn, Closeburn, Dumfries. They had one recorded child - Margaret HEWETSON baptised 22
November 1702 Morton Church in Glencairn. Helen HEWETSON born circa 1700 may
have also been a child of James and Margaret. She married James BROADFOOT 1 August 1718
Sanquhar. No further knowledge of Margaret MENZIES, her daughter
Margaret or Helen HEWETSON.
James married secondly Janet
GILCHRIST of Mattock, Eccles Estate born circa 1670 died
27 January 1731. Our descent is from this couple.
- James HEWETSON born circa
1707 died 26 December 1778, a Farmer of Arkland later to Auchenbenzie
HARKNESS of Holestains born 1714 died 27 May 1782 Auchenbenzie
daughter of William HARKNESS and Isabel CURRIE.
- John HEWETSON born
December 1751 Glengar died 14 February 1845 Glengar married Mary
HYSLOP born 23 October 1759 Penpont died 28 September 1807
Glengar daughter of Samuel HYSLOP
and Mary SILLINGTON.
- James HEWETSON of Castle
Douglas, Brewer born 24 March 1791 died Penpont 16 January 1863 married
January 1816 Jane or Jean HEWETSON born 15 November 1797
Auchenbenzie died 12 February 1862 Auchenbenzie daughter of James HEWETSON, Farmer of Locherben
later Auchenbenzie born 26 March 1749 Arkland died 14 May 1825
Auchenbenzie married 1784 Isobel
McTURK of Strahmilligan
died 26 March 1851 daughter of Robert
McTURK. Their children:
11 July 1830 Kelton, Kirkcudbright died Castle Douglas 28 September
Mary HEWETSON born 1 July 1832
Kelton married Unknown HARDEN
Jane Ann HEWETSON born 11 January
1834 Kelton died Penpont 14 April 1897.
John HEWETSON born 1 March 1836
Kelton died Penpont 1 January 1869.
James HEWETSON of Craiglearan, Park
House, Dumfries born 6 July 1839 married
Margaret HARPER born circa 1839 died Auchenbenzie 16 May
1884. No children.
Roberta Kennedy HEWETSON born 15 July 1842 Kelton died Penpont 2 July