|Name:||Robert Macmillan||Relationship to Henry IV, Lord Percy of Alnwick : |
|Birth:||22 JUN 1865 Glencairn, Dumfries, Scotland||Father:||John Macmillan Mother:Margaret Thompson Moffat|
|Married:||Alice Jane Reid 17 NOV 1897 New Kilpatrick Church, Nr Glasgow|
|Elizabeth White Thomas Macmillan||27 AUG 1899 Moniaive, Dumfries & Galloway|
|Margaret Moffat Goldie Macmillan||1 SEP 1900 Moniaive, Dumfries & Galloway||29 MAR 1976|
|Alice Mary Goldie Macmillan||13 JAN 1902 Moniaive, Dumfries||10 FEB 1995 Baschurch|
|Betraq Isabel Goldie Macmillan||12 MAY 1907 Moniaive, Dumfries & Galloway|
|John Goldie Macmillan||11 APR 1910 Moniaive, Dumfries & Galloway||26 FEB 1976|
|Death:||5 DEC 1938 Woodlea, Moniaive|
|Remarks:||Robert Macmillan was: |
Educated at Merchiston Castle.
Magistrate for Dumfriesshire.
Laird of Holm of Dalquhairn.
He was a noted breeder of 'Black Face' sheep, was secretary of the Blackface sheep society and wrote the article on Blackface Sheep in volume II of "The Standard Cyclopedia of Modern Agriculture and Rural Economy." 12 vols. London, 1908.
He lived at Glencrosh until his marriage where he lived at Woodlea, Moniaive, Dumfries.
1901 census, Woodlea, Glencairn:
Robert Mcmillan 35 (Farmer)
Alice J Mcmillan 31
Elizabeth W T Mcmillan 1
Margaret M G Mcmillan 6 Mo
Charles T Reid 39
Margaret Mclush 32 (Nurse)
Euphemia Paterson 25 (House Maid)
Janet Black 36 (Cook)
Charles Hamilton 26 (Coachman)
He is buried at Glencairn. Gravestone inscription at Glencairn:
In Loving Memory of
who died 3rd Jan 1935
aged 65 years.
Also the above
of Holm of Dalquairn
who died 5th Dec 1938
aged 73 years
David Macmillan Fox
who died 22nd Sept 1938
aged 7 months
|R Macmillan (photo taken in Liverpool) - Photo at Glencrosh|
|Robert MacMillan born circa 1865|
|Woodlea, Moniaive - Robert MacMillan s house|
|1911 census - Living at Woodlea|
|Robert Macmillan & Duke of Buccleuch at Highland Shows in Melrose on June 25 1936|
|Robert Macmillan - Highland show - Scotsman|
|Robert MacMillan s Article on Black-face sheep in the Cyclopedia of Modern Agricultue 1907|
|Lecture notes on Blackface Sheep by Robert Macmillan - Kindly provided by Thomas Seed|
|Obituary in Glasgow Herald 6 Dec 1938 - Courtesy of Thomas Seed|
|Gravestone at Glencairn|
|Gravestone detail at Glencairn|
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