Deas family

Deas - FIF Wemyss. IGI suggests John Deas b. 10.12.1775 son of Robert Deas and Elizabeth KIRK, married on 23.4.1813 Elisabeth THOMSON, daughter of James Thomson and Margaret TAYLOR (not proven). Their children were Elisabeth 1814, John 1815, Margaret 1820, James 1821, Robert 1826, David 1828 and William 1833. David b. 16.2.1828 married on 23.4.1850 in Wemyss, Isobel (Isabella) DEAS daughter of John Deas and Margaret TAYLOR.

John Deas married Margaret Taylor 5.11.1829, Wemyss. Their children were Isobel 1831, Jessie 1832, Peter 1835, Margaret 1838, Elizabeth 1840, William 1842, John 1844, James 1846, Christian 1848, Thomas 1850 and David 1852.

David and Isobelís children were Elisabeth 1851, Margaret 1852, Isabella 1854, Isabella 1856 and John 1859.

David drowned in 1861 and Isobel married James LOGIE.Children to this marriage were Thomas 1864, Isabella 1866 (later widowed after 6 weeks of marriage) and Helen 1869.

Margaret b. 31.12.1852 married Alexander CORMACK.

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