Carsphairn Archive

McMath Family Tree

Item

McMath.pdf

Title

McMath Family Tree

Description

This is the family tree of James McMath born c 1788 and his wife Margaret McMillan born c 1790.

There is a photograph displayed of David McMath in Loch Doon Castle when it was on the island. He was born at Woodhead leadmine in 1843 and lived there until after his son David died in a snowstorm in 1926.

The story of David McMath who died in the snow in included at the end. The cairn and plaque to him is visible from the A713 north of the turning to Holm of Daltallochan.

There are several McMath graves in Carsphairn Kirkyard.

Identifier

FH_McMath

Contributor

CM

Collection

Citation

KH, “McMath Family Tree,” Carsphairn Archive, accessed February 28, 2024, https://www.carsphairn.org/CarsphairnArchive/items/show/1093.