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GREG FERGUSON
 

Hello

I'm interested in surnames of Ferguson, Adair, McArthur, Gillespie, with connection to Currie and McLarty.  They came from Isle of Islay - Bowmore, Kilchoman, Killarow as well apparently Gartnatra, Argyll.

Greg - Robert - Peter - Donald - Duncan Ferguson -  all confirmed ---- ???? 4th great grand parent


Duncan A Ferguson 1799 Bowmore - 1875 Oro, Simcoe, Ontario married Mary J Adair 1801 Gartnatra, Argyll  - 1875 Oro, Simcoe Ontario.

Believe Duncan's parents maybe Archibald Ferguson 1775 -1851 and wife Mary Whyte abt 1774
siblings Catherine Ferguson 1795 - 1865 married a John Ferguson 1805 - 1882
             Mary Ferguson abt 1820 -1869 married Duncan McCalman 

Believe Mary Adair parents were William Adair and Marion McAlpine


Duncan's daughter Mary married a Currie in Oro and died there.


Peter McArthur abt 1812 Kilchoman - 1895 Grassmere, Manitoba, Canada (lived in Oro, Simcoe, Ontario until 1870) married Catherine Gillespie 1826 Bowmore - 1910 Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Believe Peter's parents are John Alexander McArthur 1785 Bowmore - bef 1836 Scotland married Mary Catherine Hyndman 1787 Bowmore - 1863 Oro, Simcoe , Ontario, Canada
sibling Janet McArthur married a McLarty lived and passed away in Oro, Simcoe, Ontario. 

Believe Catherine Gillespie's parents were Alexander Gillespie 1791 Bowmore - 1883 Collingwood, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada and mother Janet Jamieson abt 1789 - bef 1846.

I've taken the DNA test at Ancestry and at Familytree (67 markers) results from DNA has led to some of these connections (Currie, McLarty). Trying to solve and connect to 4th great grand parents to determine more family connections. 

Thanks.