Saturday, 19 March 2016

Tour Scotland Video Michael Nairn Manufacturer Gravestone Old Kirk Graveyard Kirkcaldy Fife

Tour Scotland video of the Michael Nairn, Scottish floorcloth manufacturer, gravestone in the Old Kirk cemetery on ancestry visit to Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. Michael was born in 1804, the 3rd son of James Nairn, in fact James Nairn came from a family of Master Weavers. Michael's great grandfather Andrew Nairn was the Deacon of the Guild of Weavers and his grandfather Robert also worked in the weaving trade. In 1836 he met and married Catherine Ingram, a daughter of Alexander Ingram of St Mary's bleach fields.

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