Glasgow Research

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Date: [unknown] [unknown]
Location: [unknown]
Surname/tag: Glasgow
Profile manager: M Glasgow private message [send private message]
This page has been accessed 262 times.


How to Participate

This profile is part of the Glasgow Name Study.

Wikitree is an open platform, any Glasgow lineages would be appreciated. Either comment here on email any information to

Please be as descriptive as possible and cite your source - even if it's not a fit, the information can prove invaluable for other branches.

Research should be stored on free-pace pages and kept out individual profiles where possible, you can create a new Freespace Page here.




Identify father of John Glasgow (1767-1851)

Identify how these link up. Births listed on Ancestry (based on family bible) are off. [1]

📚 Resources

🌳 Branches

These are several other records of branches which predate this project.


  • Mr. Glasgow, Scotland -> North Carolina (1582)
  • Robert Glasgow 1669, son of James Glasgow in Ireland[2]
  • James Glasgow 1700, son of William Glasgow in [3]
  • Margaret Glasgow 1700, daughter of John Glasgow in [4]
  • Robert Glasgow 1674, son of James Glasgow & Janet Orr in Campbeltown, Argyll, Scotland[5][6]
  • David Glasgow 1744, son of either Thomas Glasgow or Abraham Glasgow in Scotland[7]


Kilwinning Abbey

  • HEW 24-05-1676 HEW GLASGOW/MARGARET LACHLAND FR34 (FR34) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • ROBERT 01-12-1678 HEW GLASGOW/ Kilwinning 599/ M
  • JON 06-07-1679 JON GLASGOW/BARBARA ALASON FR44 (FR44) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • AGNES 21-09-1679 GORGE GLASGOW/JEAN GARDINER FR45 (FR45) Kilwinning 599/ F
  • JOHN 16-09-1683 GORG GLASGOW/JEAN GARDINER FR57 (FR57) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • JON 16-09-1683 GORGE GLASGOW/JONET YOUNG FR57 (FR57) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • GEORGE 20-11-1687 JOHN GLASGOW/AGNES SPARK FR66 (FR66) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • MARGARET 03-06-1688 JOHN GLASGOW/BESSIE SMITH FR70 (FR70) Kilwinning 599/ F
  • MARIE 29-07-1688 GEORGE GLASGOW/JANNET WILLIE FR71 (FR71) Kilwinning 599/ F
  • MARGARET 23-09-1688 GEORGE GLASGOW/FANNE SMITH FR72 (FR72) Kilwinning 599/ F
  • JANNET 01-02-1689 JOHN GLASGOW/ ALLASON FR75 (FR75) Kilwinning 599/ F
  • JAMES 14-07-1689 JAMES GLASGOW/MARGATE PARK FR78 (FR78) Kilwinning 599/ M
  • George Glasgow (1622-)


  • JOHN 09-12-1690 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYINGHAME FR18 (FR18) Kilbirnie 596/ M
  • ELIZABETH 17-04-1692 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYNGHAME FR20 (FR20) Kilbirnie 596/ F
  • MARGARET 17-04-1692 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYNGHAME FR20 (FR20) Kilbirnie 596/ F
  • ROBERT 17-10-1693 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYNGHAME FR22 (FR22) Kilbirnie 596/ M
  • ALEXANDER 15-07-1695 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYNGHAME FR23 (FR23) Kilbirnie 596/ M
  • JEANE 16-04-1697 JOHN GLASGOW/JEANE CUNYNGHAME FR24 (FR24) Kilbirnie 596/ F
  • JAMES 17-03-1700 JOHN GLASGOW/MARGARET SCOT FR27 (FR27) Kilbirnie 596/ M




Clerk, Grahame, Spruell, Anderson mentioned frequently alongside the first apperance of the Glasgows in the Protocol books (16C)

2916. Angus— Darroch, spouses. 1 September, 1586, 9 a.m. George Glasgw, son and heir of William Glasgow, with consent of Margaret Herbesoun, his mother, for her liferent, and of Sir William Herbesoun and Stephen Glasgw, his curators, sold to John Angus, merchant in Glasgow, and Helen Darrocht, spouses, a back waste ruinous tenement^ with the pertinents, lying on the west side of the street leading from the metropolitan church to the market cross, between the lands sometime of Robert Pirrhie, then of John Clerk, tailor, on the east, the lands of q. David Lyndsay on the west, the lands of Sir Bartholomew Sympsoun on the north, and the lands of q. George Herbesoun on the south. Sasine given by John Grahame, bailie. Witnesses: John Clerk, tailor, citizen, and John Pirrhie, writer. }}



🔖 Bookmarks

  • Login to edit this profile and add images.
  • Private Messages: Send a private message to the Profile Manager. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.