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Margaretta (Ogle) Bell-Irving (abt. 1784 - 1841)

Margaretta Bell-Irving formerly Ogle
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Wife of — married 1802 [location unknown]
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Died at about age 57 in Saint Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
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Profile last modified | Created 16 Dec 2016 | Last significant change: 8 May 2022
01:22: Bill Irving edited the Biography for Margaretta (Ogle) Bell-Irving (abt.1784-1841). (Minor corrections. ) [Thank Bill for this]
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Family Tree. [1] [2]

Margaretta Ogle. [3]

Grave Biography: Margaretta Ogle (b. c. 1784 - d. 20 Dec 1841), buried St Mungo Cemetery; was the daughter of Capt. William Ogle of Knockhill in 1802. Her paternal grandparents were Henry Ogle of Liverpool, Lancashire, late of St. Ann's, Westminster, and Jane Rutter. [4]

Lloyd (1908), asserts that one of the Ogles married Jane, dau. of William Rutter & Margaret Lowther, niece of Earl of Lonsdale.

William Ogle ... son of Henry and brother of Mary Humble, became a captain, and married Elizabeth Harvey and Jane Hoppat, and had a son, William, who died young, and a daughter Jane Love; also a daughter, Margaretta, married to John Bell Irving, whose grandson, of the same name, is now of Mount Annan.


In 1802 Margaretta Ogle married John Bell-Irving. He was the son of William Bell-Irving (d. 1808). Her husband, "served in the Border Yeomanry during the Wars of Napolean.[5]


Margaretta and John Bell-Irving are the parents of:

  • William Bell-Irving (1806-97) m. Sara Stone
  • Thomas Bell-Irving (b. 17 Oct 1811 Saint Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland).[6]
  • John (b. 1813 - d. 31 Jan 1906) m. (1843) Mary Jardine
  • George (b. 07 Jan 1818 St. Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland - d. 1896).[7]
m.1 Anna Maria Stone
m.2 Florence Barclay
  • Henry (b. 09 Apr 1820 Saint Mungo, Dumfries, Scotland - d. 1864). [8] [9]
m. Williamina McBean (1830 - 1906), bur. Alberta, Canada. ref>Find A Grave: Memorial #146078317 Williamina McBean Bell-Irving (1830 - d. 1906 Alberta, Canada), bur. Wesley Cemetery Morley, Canmore Census Division, Alberta, Canada.
Henry Ogle of Liverpool, Lancs. & late of St. Ann's Westminster (d. by 09 Jun 1764) m. Jane Rutter of Newcastle on 09 Jun 1764, dau. of William Rutter of Newcastle & sis. of Margaret, wife of William Ogle of Causey Park, Northumberland.
  • Andrew Ramage (1827-1900)

Census Record

1841 census of Scotland; Bankside, St Mungo, Dumfriesshire.

  • John Bell Irving age 65 Independent born Dumfriesshire,
  • Margaret age 50 England,
  • Mary 15 Dumfriesshire,
  • Andrew 13 Dumfriesshire.


Margaretta died on 20 December 1841, at the age of 57. She was buried at St Mungo cemetery.

Capt. William Ogle m. Elizabeth Harvey, m. Jane Hoppat.

William Ogle, d.y Jane Ogle m. [...] Love Margaretta Ogle m. John Bell Irving.

Mary Ogle m. [...] Humble.

(prob.) Cuthbert Ogle of St. Ann's, Westminster (d. 1765 Williamsburg, Virginia; adm. granted to his wid. Mary).


  1. Page 190, George Irving.
  2. Page 52, Boyd.
  3. Page 49, Boyd.
  4. Page 189, George Irving.
  5. ref name=LLOYD1908
  6. "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950", FamilySearch,[1] Margaret Ogle in entry for Thomas Irvine (b. 17 Oct 1811 Saint Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland).
  7. "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950", FamilySearch,[2] Margaretta Ogle in entry for George Irving (b. 07 Jan 1818 St. Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland).
  8. Margaretta Ogle in entry for Henry Irving (b. 09 Apr 1820 Saint Mungo, Dumfries, Scotland; bp. St. Mungo, Dumfriesshire, Scotland). "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950", FamilySearch,]
  9. Find A Grave: Memorial #157121211 Henry Ogle Bell-Irving (d. 1864 co. Antrim, Ireland), bur. Old St. Mungo Kirkyard, Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.


  • Burkes Landed Gentry of Scotland, 2001 Edition.
  • St Mungo Cemetery.

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Hi Bill... I'm back and forth... Read Lloyd's version of her parentage, and trying to read Ogle (1902)'s research... will add more in a few...
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