and George LORIMER - Descent from Thomas HEWETSON and Grizel HAINING
- THOMAS HEWETSON (The Covenantor) Farmer of Auchenbenzie
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 HEWETSON born 1673
died 1747 married secondly Janet
GILCHRIST born circa 1670 died 27 January 1731.
- James HEWETSON born circa
1707 died 26 December 1778, a Farmer of Arkland later of
HARKNESS of Holestains born 1714 died 27 May 1782 Auchenbenzie
daughter of William HARKNESS and Isabel CURRIE.
- John HEWETSON born
Glengar 5 December 1851 died Glengar 14 February 1845 married Mary HYSLOP born 23 October 1759 Penpont
died 28 September 1807 Glengar daughter of Samuel HYSLOP and Mary SILLINGTON.
- Margaret HEWETSON born
Glengar 2 December 1784 died Penpont 11 May 1868 married George LORIMER born circa 12 January 1786
of Durrisdeer and Enoch Mill, Craick Mill, Penpont died Penpont 5
January 1878. Children:
LORIMER born 12 December 1816 Sanquhar
William Hewetson LORIMER born
31 December 1818 Craick Mill, Sanquhar (to the USA)
John Hewetson LORIMER born 12
December 1820 Sanquhar (to the USA)
Grizel LORIMER born 17 April 1824 Sanquhar
Isabel LORIMER born 20 April
Margaret LORIMER born 27 June
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