Family History & Genealogy Records

Elizabeth Christal or Ferguson, wife of Captain James Ferguson, died in Kirkcudbright in 1918. more>>

John Houston was Borgue’s postman for many years, and became famous as a weather prophet. Lived in Kirkcudbright. more>>

Peter Brown of Queensland, Australia has traced his family tree back to Alexander Brown (1735-1820) of Cumston, Parish of Twynholm, and who is buried in The Stell churchyard. Visit Peter’s website.

Visitors to Twynholm Church will see two prominent gravestones near to the church door in remembrance of Helen – the Welsh Harper and her family who perished nearby. This is their sad story. more>>