OBITUARIES FROM NEWSPAPERS AND PERIODICALS
Many of Kirkcudbright’s notable residents (and some not so notable) were considered worthy of mention in the Kirkcudbrightshire Advertiser on the occasion of their death
I have selected several ‘cuttings’ which I believe will be of interest and have reproduced the text content here.
Homer Campbell, shipbuilder. February 1921.
Lord Daer. May 1795.
John Milligan. Grocer & Baker. January 1926.
Christopher Rogerson. Founder of Rogerson & Black, merchants. January 1926.
John Anderson. Emigrated to South Africa in 1850. Re-union of his family in May 1931.
Basil Mackenzie. Grandson of above Homer Campbell. Lighthouseman. March 1938.
William Law, watchmaker. June 1934.1