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Name: James Macmillan Determine relationship to...
Birth: 1725 Galloway Father: Robert Macmillan Mother:Janet Mitchellson
Married: Elizabeth McHarg
Children Born Died
Anthony Macmillan 29 JUL 1759 Carsphairn, Dumfries & Galloway 1817
David Macmillan 1762 Carsphairn, Dumfries & Galloway
Margaret Macmillan 1764
Janet Macmillan 1766
Elizabeth Macmillan 1768
Remarks: Of Barlae & Dalshangan

The progenitor of this family was James MacMillan, a
younger brother of David McMillan of Holm who married the
heiress of Brockloch. He married Elizabeth McHarg and had
Anthony, W.S., Edinburgh, who was the author of a
System of Conveyancing and other works. He was
also surveyor of Taxes for Wigtonshire. He died in
1817, aged 58 years.
David succeeded to Dalshangan, also to the position as
Surveyor of Taxes. He married Jean McMillan of
Holm and had issue :—James, John, David. Robert,
Margaret, Elizabeth, Jean, Mary, Marion, Jessie.
Margaret (David’s sister) married a Mr. Kennedy of
Knocknalling Parish of Kells. Janet and Elizabeth
were unmarried. David’s second son John married
his cousin, Mary of Holm.
About 1827, James sold Dalshangan to Thomas Balfour in

Source: Clan Macmillan by Somerled Macmillan
Detailed map showing Dalshangan

General map showing Dalshangan just south west of Water of Ken and the Holm

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