Glendinning,  Archibald

Glendinning, Archibald

Male 1811 - 1888  (76 years)

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  • Name Glendinning, Archibald  [1
    Born 31 Aug 1811  Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 21 Nov 1811  [1
    Occupation 1836  [1
    Joiner 
    Residence 1881  Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 23 Jan 1888  Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried 25 Jan 1888  Kirk Wynd, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID I9243  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 

    Father Glendinning, John,   b. 29 Jan 1772, Broomholm, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1812  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Armstrong, Elizabeth,   b. 1780, Westerkirk, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1853, Rigg, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1 Jul 1800  Westerkirk, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Douglas, Mary,   b. 16 Apr 1817, Castleton, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1891, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1835  Keir, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Glendinning, John Douglas,   b. 22 Nov 1836, Castleton, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1911, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     2. Glendinning, Douglas,   b. 1842,   d. 12 Jan 1871, Bingley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [natural]
     3. Glendinning, Elisabeth Beattie,   b. 27 Jun 1843, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1921, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     4. Glendinning, Janet Borthwick,   b. 10 Jan 1846, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1892, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     5. Glendinning, James Douglas,   b. 12 Sep 1850, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1917  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     6. Glendinning, Mary Helen Douglas,   b. 15 Jan 1854, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1854, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     7. Glendinning, Mary Helen Douglas,   b. 1 Oct 1855, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1922, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F3384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Aug 1811 - Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1835 - Keir, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jan 1888 - Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Jan 1888 - Kirk Wynd, Langholm, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Glendinning, Archibald 1811 Built by built by him
    Glendinning, Archibald 1811 Built by built by him

    Family Crest
    Glendinning Family Crest
    Glendinning Family Crest

  • Sources 
    1. [S207] Ian Glendinning [glendinningfamily@tiscali. co. uk].
      http: www. cults. freeserve. co. uk ancestry

    2. [S566] Obituary.
      DEATH OF LANGHOLM MERCHANT - On Monday evening Mr Archibald Glendinning, ironmonger, Market Place, Langholm, breathed his last. He was the oldest merchant in the town, and much respected in the district. The deceased took a considerable interest in the introduction of a water supply into the town, and laid the pipes for the first supply. He sat as a Police Commissioner for several years. He commenced business in 1841 in Langholm, and in 1859, when the Volunteer movement originated, he was one of the first to join the local corps. He was a native of the parish of Westerkirk, being born at Effgill in 1811, so that he was 76 years of age. He was an office-bearer in Langholm Free Church

    3. [S327] Birth, Death and Marriage Announcement.
      Eskdale and Liddesdale Advertiser - 25 Jan 1888 At Market Place, Langholm on the 23rd inst Archibald Glendinning, ironmonger aged 76 years.

    4. [S566] Obituary.
      Eskdale and Liddesdale Advertiser - 25 Jan 1888 The Late Mr A Glendinning, Ironmonger Our obituary today contains an intimation of the death on Monday afternoon of Mr Archibald Glendinning, ironmonger, at the age of 76. The deceased had been in failing health for some time, but was able to move about the house until Saturday last, when he was attacked with blindness, and on Sunday became unconscious. He lingered in this state until Monday afternoon, when he passed quietly away. Mr Glendinning was born at Effgill in 1811, and served his apprenticeship as a joiner in Eskdalemuir. He then went to Newcastleton as foreman to Mr Douglas, joiner there. During his stay he built the railway bridge near Wetheral. In 1841 he came to Langholm and began business as an ironmonger in the premises now occupied by Mr Ritchie, chemist. In 1855 he built the property at the foot of Kirkwynd, where he has since resided and carried on his business. When Whita Well was brought into the town he took a great interest in the scheme, and laid the pipes for the first supply. In 1859, when the Volunteer movement was inaugurated, Mr Glendinning was one of the first to join in Langholm. For some years he sat in the Police Commission, and was one of the trustees of the soup kitchen in the town. He was also an office-bearer in the Free Church. The deceased was well known and respected all over the district.

    5. [S156] Grave Stone.
      Kirk Wynd Cemetery, Langholm - In memory of Mary Helen, daughter of Archibald Glendinning and Mary Douglas, who died 17th May, 1854 aged 4 months also Douglas Glendinning MDLRCSE their son who died at Albion House, Bingley, Yorkshire 12th January 1871 aged 29 years. Also the above Archibald Glendinning born at Effgill, Westerkirk 31st August 1811 died at Langholm 25th Jan 1888 also Mary Douglas his Wife who died 11th July 1891 aged 74 years also Janet Borthwick Glendinning their daughter who died at Langholm 25th February 1892 aged 46 years interred in Staplegordon Churchyard