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Riccarton Parish Baptismal Records 1767 - 1798

Transcribed and contributed by Joan Gerhard [ gerhard@ican.net ]

 

To preserve the integrity of these records, all spelling, and order of occurrence were copied exactly as they appeared in the registers.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 18 July and 13 October 1767 and two additional entries on an adjoining page dated 06 March 1768. Microfilm #1041404 Frame 72 

1767 20th July, This day James, son of William WYLIE & Mary STEWART, Broomhill of Treesbank, born 18th current, was baptized. 

1767 24th July, This day Jean, daughter of James MUIR & Ann FERGUSON, of Caprington, born 6th current, was baptized. 

1767 16th August, This day John, son of John MEIKLE and Janet GRAY, in Netherloan, born 8th current, was baptized. 

1767 19th August, This day Jean, daughter of William WALLACE & Mary HOG, in Moss Side, born 11th current was baptized at their own house. 

1767 30th August, The said day Elizabeth, daughter of John WALLACE & Jean WATT, spouses in Hillhead, born 22nd current, their fifth child, was baptized. 

1767 20th September, This day Hugh, son of Mr. Alexander MOODY, minister of this parish & Mrs ?Janet WILSON, spouses, born on Monday the 14th current at 5 o'clock in the morning was baptized by Mr. James Oliphant, minister of Chapel of Ease at Kilmarnock. 

1767 11th October, This day Mary, daughter of William TEMPLETON & Ann AIRD, in Boghouse, born 7th current, was baptized. 

1767 13th October, This day James, son of James PATON & Marion WALKER, in _________was baptized at their own house, who was born on the 4th current.   

1768 6th March, This day John, son of David CALDERWOOD & Mary DOUGLAS, spouses in Broomyard born 2nd current, was baptized. 

1768 6th March, As also Janet, daughter of Richard TARBET & Janet BARR, spouses in Cromprenstreet in Riccarton, born 29 ult, was baptized. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 19 and 26 March 1769.  Additional entries on an adjoining page between 18 June and 13 August 1769. Microfilm #1041404 Frame 75 

1769 19th March, This day Elizabeth, daughter of Richard JACK & Elizabeth VALANCE, in Caprinton, born 12th current, was baptized. 

1769 26th March, This day Jean, daughter of Wm. WHITE & blank space GLOVER, in Bugher (sp?), born 13th current, was baptized. 

1769 18th June, This day Jean, daughter of John MEIKLE and Jean GRAY, spouses in Netherloan, their second child, born 8th current, was baptized. 

1769 25th June, This day Marion, daughter of John STUART & Margaret GRAY, spouses in Caprinton, born 21st current, was baptized this day at Dundonald. 

1769 2nd July, The which day William, son of James MUIR & Jean FERGUSON, spouses in Laputa, born 29th June, was baptized at Craigy. 

1769 9th July, This day William, son of William BROWN & Ann CRICHTON, spouses in Crompton street, born 25th June last, was baptized.  Their 4th child. 

1769 19th July, This day Hugh, son of James PATON & Marion WALKER, spouses in Overloan, born 16th current, was baptized. 

1769 19th July, The same day Janet, daughter of William ALLISON & Mary SMYLLIE, in Riccarton Miln, was baptized. 

1769 23rd July, This day Christian, daughter of Alexander BROWN & Jean RONALD, spouses Craigmiln, born 18th current, was baptized. 

1769 13th August, This day John, son of William WALLACE & Mary HOG, in West Moss Side, born 10th current, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 22 October and 28 December 1769.  Also, additional entries from an adjoining page between 22 April and 29 June 1770. Microfilm #1041404 

1769 22nd October, This day Sarah, daughter of Robert WALLACE and Mary RED in Gatehead of Trees born 17th current, was baptized. 

1769 24th December, This day James, son of Thomas SAWER & Jean BROWN in Riccarton, their 1st child, born 20th current, was baptized. 

1769 24th December, As also, Joseph, son of blank space & Ann TAYLOR begot blank space was born on the first day of October, was baptized blank space in Craern (sp.) was sponsor. 

1769 28th December, This day David, son of Thomas REID & Agnes DOWNIE spouses in Shawe (?) was baptized at Barleith at the examination there. 

1770 22nd April, This day Hugh, son of Neil McMARCUS & Barbara GLEN in Barleith, born 13th current, was baptized. 

1770 25th April, This day John, son of Alexander MEIKLE & Jean PATON spouses in Highbrae, born 8th current, was baptized at their own house. 

1770 29th April, This day Janet, daughter of David CALDERWOOD & Mary DOUGLAS spouses in Broomyards of Caprinton, born 25th current was baptized. 

1770 12th May, This day Elisabeth, daughter of William PARKER & Mary TREANE, spouses in Crompton Street, Riccarton, born this day, was baptized privately at their own house. 

1770 13th May, The which day Mary, daughter of Wm BUNTINE & Jean RICHMONT, spouses in Nethertonholm of Kilmarnoch, born 6th current was baptized. 

1770 20th May, The which day Hugh, son of Hugh DUNLOP & Janet SHAW in Beggray, born blank space current, was baptized. 

1770 11th June, This day John and Janet, twin children of John SMITH & Janet BROWN, spouses in Riccarton, born 5th current were baptized by Mr. James Oliphant, Minister of the Chapel Kilmarnock. 

1770 29th June, Helen, daughter of Hugh DOUGLAS and Mary WILSON, spouses in Clayslap, born 4th current was baptized in the (sorry I can't read it) by Mr. James Young, Minister of New Cumnock. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 8 December 1771 and 26 January 1772. Microfilm #1041404 Frame 81 

1771 8th December, This day Thomas, son of Thomas NEIL & Agnes STRACHORN, in Knochmarloch, born 1st current, was baptized. 

1771 13th December, This day Robert, son of John WALLACE  & Janet ANDERSON spouses in Hallhead, born 3rd current was baptized at Galston by Dr. Robert Wark, Minister of Galston. 

1771 13th December, The same day, John WALLACE & Jean WATT, his former spouse, had a child baptized who was born the 14th of April, 1769, named Isobel. 

1771 15th December, This day Robert, son of Thomas SAWER & Jean BROWN in Riccarton, born 9th current, was baptized. 

1772 5th January, This day Hugh, son of John HOUSTON & Agnes KENNEDY in Soundbran or Soundloan of Caprinton, born 29th ult. was baptized. 

1772 12th January, This day Alexander, son of John FINDLAY & Mary BROWN, spouses in Riccarton, born this day at 6 o' morning, their 3rd son, was baptized. 

1772 26th January, This day Margaret, daughter of Hugh DOUGLAS & Mary WILSON, in Clayslap was baptized. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 12 and 26 January 1772.  Additional entries on attached page between 17th May and 5 August 1772.  *Plus a stray...  Microfilm #1041404 Frame 81 

1772 12th January, This day Alexander, son of John FINDLAY & Mary BROWN, spouses in Riccarton; born this day at 6 o' morning, their third son, was baptized. 

1772 26th January, This day Margaret, daughter of Hugh DOUGLAS & Mary WILSON in Clayslap, was baptized. February 8th, 1772 

*1772 18th February, David son of Quinton CLARK and Jean WILLOCK of Muirhouse was baptized at Galston 21st May, 1769; born 15th of same month of May 1769. 

1772 17th May, This day James son of James ANDERSON & Mary FINDLAY, in Knowhead; born 14th current was baptized. 

1772 21st May, The which day Sarah daughter of William WALLACE & Mary HOGG, spouses in Wester Mosside; born 14th current was baptized privately at their own house at Mosside. 

1772 24th May, This day James son of Samuel BROWN & Janet GEMMIL, in Woodhead of Treesbank was baptized. 

1772 7th June, This day Elisabeth daughter of David CALDERWOOD & Mary DOUGLAS, in Riccarton; born 3rd current was baptized. 

1772 7th June, As also Isobel daughter of Alexander MEIKLE & Jean PATON, spouses in Inch lean; born 3rd current was baptized. 

1772 28th June, This day Dorothy daughter of William HUTCHISON & Elizabeth BOYLE, spouses in Boomyards of Caprinton was baptized. 

1772 21st July, This day Mary daughter of Robert HARRIS & Janet JOHNSTON, spouses in Riccarton; born 7th current was baptized at their own house. 

1772 5th August, This day Robert son of Robert DUNCAN & Agnes HUNTER; born 3rd current was baptized. 

1772 5th August, As also John son of George WILLOCK & Jean RICHMONT in Wiass ? born 30th ult. was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 7 November 1773 and 23 January 1774.  Also, additional entries on an adjoining page between 17 April and 12 June 1774.Microfilm #1041404  

1773 7th November, Margaret, daughter of James RICHMONT & Margaret WALLACE, spouses in Riccarton, born 3rd current, was baptized. 

1773 23rd November, This day William, son of Robert GOLDIE & Agnes RICHMONT in Riccarton, born 22nd current was baptized. 

1773 23rd November, As also Thomas, son of Thomas MEIKLE & Elisabeth RICHMONT, spouses in Riccarton, born 9th current was baptized. 

1773 23rd November, As also David, son of David CALDERWOOD & Mary DOUGLAS, spouses in Riccarton, born at 5 o'clock at night this said day, was baptized. The session clerk noted: These three children were all baptized privately in their respective houses. 

1773 5th December, This day Charlotte, daughter of James FINDLAY & Julia RANKINE in Knowhead, born Wednesday last, the 1st current, was baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. James Oliphant, Minister of the Chapel of Ease there.  Our minister being absent. 

1773 26th December, The which day Matthew MEIKLE & Jean GRAY, spouses in Netherloan born Thursday last 23rd, was baptized. 4th Child. 

1774 16th January, This day Katharine, daughter of Thomas DUNLOP & Agnes TEMPLETON, (I can not read this) of Caprinton, was baptized. 

1774 23rd January, This day Mary, daughter of John FINDLAY & Mary BROWN, spouses in Riccarton, born 21st current was baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. (Sorry I can not read it). 

1774 17th April, This day Hugh, son of Hugh DOUGLAS Smith in Clayslap & Mary WILSON, his spouse, born Wednesday last, 13th current, was baptized. 

1774 24th April, This day William, son of William HILLHOUSE & Ann WALLACE, spouses in Burn of Caprinton, their 8th child & 1st son, born 22 current was baptized. 

1774 24th April, As also John, son of Matthew YOUNG & Isobel WILSON, late in this parish now in Heathertonholm of Kilmarnock, born 23rd current, was baptized, their 2nd child. 

1774 1st May, This day Hugh, son of Hugh CONNEL & Agnes YOUNG, spouses in Mayfield, born 30th April last, was baptized. 

1774 4th May, The which day Jean, daughter of John ALLAN & Jean FULTON, spouses in Riccarton, born 3rd current at half hour past 11 o' at night, was baptized privately in their own house. (I am sorry but I can not read the next couple of words but I don't think it says a twin, or a brother or the mother...) of this child, died about an hour and a half after the birth. 

1774 8th May, This day Janet, daughter of John LINDSAY & Sarah GEMMIL, spouses in Loreny of Caprinton, born 1st current, their 4th child was baptized. 

1774 29th May, This day Helen, daughter of Wm TEMPLETON & Ann AIRD, from the parish of Kilmaurs was baptized here. 

1774 12th June, The which day Agnes, daughter of Wm OLIVER & Agnes WALLACE of Riccarton, born 8th current was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 25 September 1774 and 27 February 1775.  Plus two August 1775 entries from an adjoining page. Microfilm #1041404 Frame 87 

1774 25th September, This day John, son of John WILSON & Jean SMITH, spouses in (sorry I can not read this), born 13th current, was baptized. 

1774 4th December, This day William, son of William HUTCHISON & Elizabeth BOYLE, in Boomyards of Caprinton, born 27th ult, was baptized. 

1774 10th December, Eleanor, daughter of Thomas RED/REID and Charlotte LINN was baptized. 

1774 11th December, The which day Robert, son of William WALLACE & Mary HOGG, spouses in West Moss Side, born 6th current, was baptized. 

1775 10th January, Margaret, daughter of John DRENNAN & Janet BORELAND, was baptized. 

1775 15th January, This day Wm, son of Alexr CUNNINGHAM & Elisabeth SMITH, spouses in Lareny of Caprinton, was baptized. 

1775 29th January, This day Margaret, daughter of James SAMSON and Janet DRYPPS, spouses in Braehead, was baptized. 

1775 12th February, This day Margaret, daughter of George FINDLAY & Jean HUNTER, spouses in Riccarton, born 9th current, was baptized. 

1775 19th February, This day Janet, daughter of William LYMBURNER & Mary ANDREW in Inchgotheregg, was baptized. 

1775 20th February, This day Hugh, son of James PARKER & Mary HOG in Barleith, born15th current, was baptized. 

1775 28th February, Robert, son of Wm BROWN & Ann CRICHTON in Riccarton, born this 28th day of February at 3 o'clock morning, was baptized. 

1775 28th February, Also John, son of John HOWIE & Margaret GOLDY in Riccarton, born 24th current, was baptized. 

1775 27th February, Anne, daughter of Robert RICHMOND & Janet GIBSON, Caprinton born 26th current, was baptized. 

1775 2nd August, This day John, son of Hugh STRASH and Ann WALLACE, spouses, in (sorry I can not read it) born 26th ult., was baptized privately at their own house. 

1775 20th August, This day Alexander, son of Andrew BORLAND and Elisabeth LAMY in Boghouse, born 18th current, was baptized before this congregation.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 7 January and 21 April.  Additional entries on adjoining page from 1 September -10 November, 1776.Microfilm #1041404  

1776 7th January, This day Anna, daughter of John FINLAY & Mary BROWN, spouses in Riccarton, born 5th current, was baptized. 

1776 20th January, This day Alexander, son of James GREGG & Lilia MITCHELL, spouses at Hurlford, born 17th current, was baptized at (sorry I can not read it)

1776 28th January, This day Agnes, daughter of James MORRISON & Agnes LAMIE in Maxholm, born 27th current at 4 o'clock  morning, was baptized. 

1776 29th January, This day Jean, daughter of James LAMBIE & Jean SMITH, in (sorry I can not read it) born 21st ult. was baptized by Mr. Wark, minister of Galston at their own house. 

1776 17th February, This day Janet, daughter of David RODMAN & Elizabeth CALDERWOOD in Nethertonholm of Kilmarnock and baptized here, born 13th current. 

1776 25th February, This day Ann, daughter of John MEIKLE & Mary BAWN or BROWN, spouses in Nethertown, born 22nd current was baptized. 

1776 17th March, This day James, son of Hugh LAMBIE & Elisabeth RICHMONT, spouses in Riccarton, born 14th current was baptized. 

1776 14th April, This day John, son of Hugh DOUGLAS & Mary WILSON, spouses, born 11th current at 11 o'clock afternoon, was baptized. 

1776 21st April, This day James, son of Hugh GILCHRIST & Grizel DREGHORN, spouses in Riccarton, born 15th current was baptized. 

1776 1st September, This day John, son of Hugh ANDERSON & Janet CAMPBELL, spouses in Riccarton, born this day was baptized. 

There was an item inserted here but I can not read it.  It looks like 2d (a word or two) Gabriel or Galzell DUNLOP child baptized. 

1776 6th October, This day Alexander, son of Alexander MEIKLE & Jean PATON, spouses Inchbean, born Thursday last, 3rd current was baptized. 

1776 6th October, As also Isobel, daughter of Andrew CALDERWOOD & Sybella PARKER, spouses in Inchgotheregg, born 3rd current was baptized. 

1776 13th October, This day John, son of Hugh BAIRD and Margaret PICKIN, spouses in Luputa was baptized, born 10th current. 

1776 28th October, This day William, son of John GIBBY &_______ spouses in Peele, born 10th current, was baptized privately at Peele by Mr. West (?). 

1776 25th October, This day Sarah, daughter of John LINDSAY & Sarah GEMMIL, spouses in Laureny, born 21st current, was baptized privately. 

1776 3rd November, This day Jean, daughter of Andrew SHAW & Barbara DOWNY, spouses in Riccarton, born 30th ult was baptized. 

1776 3rd November, As also Margaret, daughter of Matthus YOUNG & Isobel WILSON, spouses in in Hillside, born 30th ult. was baptized. 

1776 4th November, This day John, son of James PARKER & Mary HOGG, spouses in Barleith, born ____ult. was baptized at Barleith. 

1776 10th November, This day Alexander, son of James GEMMIL & Agnes POE, spouses in Laureny, born 8th current, was baptized. 

1776 10th November, As also Margaret, daughter of James MUIR & Jean FERGUSON in Muirhouse of Caprinton, born 8th current, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 12 January and 24 February 1777, plus one entry on an adjoining page.Microfilm #1041404 Frame 90 

1777 ? January, This day William son of Thomas (can not read it but it looks like it could be about 8 letters long) & Jean (can not read this at all), spouses in Braeside born 28th ult was baptized at a publick examination on Wednesday. 

1777 12th January, This day Hugh, son of Patrick GIBSON & Jean BOWIE, spouses in Trees, was baptized. 

1777 19th January, This day Alexr, son of Hugh FULTON & Margt. THOMSON, spouses, born 29th November last 1776, was baptized. 

1777 9th February, This day Mary, daughter of William OLIVER and Agnes WALLACE spouses in Riccarton, born 2nd current, was baptized. 

1777 16th February, This day William, son of Robt WALLACE & Christian WHYTE, spouses in Netherloan, born 6th current, was baptized. 

1777 16th February, As also Isobel, daughter of Wm HUTCHISON & Elizabeth BOYLE, in Caprinton, born 14th current, was baptized. 

1777 23rd February, This day John, son of Thomas BROWNLEE & Mary WYLIE, of (sorry I can not read the first part of this word) hill, Treesbank, was baptized. 

1777 23rd February, Mary, daughter of William WALLACE & Mary HOG, in Moss Side, born 15th current, was baptized. 

1777  23rd February, As also Janet, daughter of John WILSON & Christian RICHIE, spouses in Inchbean Miln, was baptized. 

The parish clerk noted:  All  baptized by Mr. McClelland, Minister of Beith. 

1777  24th February, Jean, daughter of Robert BUNTIN & Susanna HAY, was baptized. (I think there is more to this entry but I can not read it.) 

On adjoining page:

1777 25th May, This day Janet, daughter of Robert RICHMONT and Janet GIBSON, spouses at Knowhead, born 2nd current, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 09 February  and 29 March 1779, plus one entry on an adjoining page.Microfilm #1041404 Frame 94 

1779 9th February, George WILLOCK & Jean RICHMONT had a daughter baptized at Galston on February 9th, was the 4th, whose name is Jean. 

1779 28th February, This day Helen, daughter of Samuel BROWN & Margt. NEIL, in (something)head of Trees, born 20th current, was baptized. 

1779 14th March, This day Thomas, son of John WIGHT and Agnes MILLAR at Crosshouse, born 6th current, was baptized. 

1779 14th March, As also George, son of William WALLACE & Mary HOG, Moss Side, born 12th current, was baptized. 

1779 14th March, As also Joseph, son of William SAIRE & Janet SMITH, in Inchgotrigg, born 12th current, was baptized. 

1779 28th March, This day Robert, son of David CALDERWOOD & Mary DOUGLAS, spouses in Riccarton, born 24th current, was baptized. 

1779 29th March, Hugh Montgomery CAMPBELL, natural son of Capt. (?) John CAMPBELL, Junr. of Skarrington & Janet KELLY, was  born 17th (?) current and baptized at the manse, 29th current.  Wm Whyte, sponsor. 

1779 4th April, This day Agnes, daughter of James (ACTON?) and Agnes (ATKINS?) at Tolbarr in Whitfoord, was baptized. 

On adjoining page:

1779 13th June, This day Hugh, son of Robert BUNTIN and Mary HAY, spouses in (something) of Barleith, born 7th current, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 06 September and 17 December 1780.  Also, additional entries from an adjoining page between 01 April and 06 May 1781.Microfilm #1041404 Frame 98 

1780 6th September, This day Janet, daughter of James HOWIE & Agnes LAMIE, spouses in Briggend of Hurlford, born 4th current, was baptized at their own house, privately before witnesses. 

1780 10th September, This day James, son of Hugh DOUGLAS & Mary WILSON, spouses in Clayslap, born 8th current, was baptized. 

1780 24th September, This day John, son of Thomas SHAW & Agnes TEMPLETON, spouses in Broo (something), born this day, was baptized before this congregation. 

1780 1st September, This day Mary, unlawful (?) daughter of James KILLEN merchant traveler from Ireland & Margaret FERGUSON of this parish; born 2nd of August last, was baptized in the manse. 

1780 8th October, This day John, son of Hugh ORR & Isobel MUIR, in parish of Kilmaurs was baptized here. 

1780 8th October, As also Mary, daughter of William BROWN, & Martha WILSON, in stone causery in Syminton parish was baptized. 

1780 3rd December, This day George, son of James LARNIE & Jean SMITH, spouses in East Moss Side; born 25th ult, was baptized. 

1780 3rd December, As also John, son of John SHAW & Helen GEFFON, spouses in Newhouse of Caprinton; born 7th Nov. last, was baptized. 

1780 17th December, This day James, son of William CUNNINGHAM & Elizabeth (I can not read the rest of the entry) 

1781 1st April, This day James, son of Wm WALLACE & Mary HOG, spouses in West Moss Side; born 27th ult, was baptized. 

1781 1st April, As also William, son of John SAIRE & Jean LYMBURNER, spouses in Braeside; born 20th ult, was baptized. 

1781 8th April, This day John, son of Wm FINLAY & Martha SHAW in Strand of Caprinton; born 2nd current, was baptized. 

1781 8th April, As also Janet, daughter of James NEIL & Elizabeth HAY in Gale on Newtoun of Brighouse; born 3rd current, was baptized. 

1781 15th April, This day James, son of Thomas EARL & Margaret BROWN in Caprinton; born 10th current, was baptized. 

1781 15th April, As also Mary, daughter of John NEIL &___________ spouses in Braeside, was baptized. 

1781 15th April, As also William, son of William THOMSON & Janet TAYLOR, spouses in Bushes, was baptized. 

1781 29th April, This day James, son of John MILLAR & Elizabeth GEBBY, spouses in Holmhead of Kilmarnock; born this day, was baptized here. 

1781 29th April, As also James, son of George SMITH & Isabel SPEARS in Woodhill of Kilmaurs parish was baptized here; born 28th February last. 

1781 29th April, As also Mary, daughter of Alexander LIVINGSTON & Katharine CAMPBELL, in Gateside was baptized--born several months ago. 

1781 6th May, This day James, son of James ACTON (?) & Agnes McMURTRES, at Hurlford, born 5th current, was baptized. 

1781 6th May, As also Moody, daughter of Robert INGLIS & Christian MUIR, spouses at Riccarton, born 5th current, was baptized. 

1781 6th May, As also Helen, daughter of David LAW & Helen YOUNG, spouses in Kilmarnock, born 28th ult, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 28 July and 20 October 1782.  Also, additional entries from an adjoining page between 23 February and 12 April 1783. Microfilm #1041404 

1782 28th July, As also Margaret, daughter of Robert GOLDY and Agnes RICHMONT, spouses in Riccarton, born 26th current, was baptized. 

1782 22nd August, This day Hugh, son of John MEIKLE and Margaret BOWMAN, at ___ralhill, Parish of Dundonald, born 18th current, was baptized here. 

1782 26th August, This day James, son of John JOHNSTON and Mary GALT, spouses in Underhill of Treesbank, born 25th current, was baptized by Mr. Auld, Minister of Mauchline. 

1782 8th September, This day George, son of John GOLDY, Wright and Elizabeth SHAW, spouses in Riccarton, born 8th current at 10 of clock before noon, was baptized. 

1782 22nd September, This day William, son of George FULTON and Janet BROWN, spouses in Garrich Muir. 

1782 22nd September, As also Janet, daughter of John BROUGH and Janet MITCHELL, spouses in Glen... 

1782 29th September, This day Janet, daughter of Wm PATON and Margaret CALDWELL, spouses in Troom of Fairlie, was baptized here. 

1782 1st October, This day Margaret, daughter of John MILLER and Elisabeth GEBBY, spouses in Holmhead of Kilmarnock, born 39th (?) last was baptized privately here. 

1782 6th October, This day Samuel, son of William ROBB and Mary BUNTIN, spouses in Trees, born 28th ult. was baptized. 

1782 20th October, This day Andrew, son of William RONALD and Agnes AITKEN, was baptized. 

1783 23rd February, This day William, son of John SHAW and Helen GIFFEN, spouses in Muirhouse of Caprinton, born 14th current, was baptized. 

1783 23rd February, As also Mary, daughter of David RODMAN and Elizabeth CALDERWOOD, spouses in Knowhead of Caprinton, born 10th current, was baptized. 

1783 23rd February, As also Margaret, daughter of James ORR and Barbara GIFFEN in Mosside of Glaining, born 19th current, was baptized. 

1783 2nd March, The which day Elisabeth, daughter of Robert INGLIS and Christian MOOR, now in West Bagray, born 26th last, was baptized. 

1783 9th March, The which day Agnes, (the 2nd of that name), daughter of James WILLOCK and Mary CRAWFORD, spouses in Whirlford, born 2nd current, was baptized. 

1783 9th March, Mary, daughter of James BUNTIN and Jean WALLACE, spouses, was baptized here from Galston Parish. 

1783 9th March, Jean, daughter of David CALDERWOOD and Mary DOUGLAS, spouses in Riccarton, born 8th current, was baptized. 

1783 16th March, The which day David, son of John ANDERSON and Mary BOYD, spouses in Riccarton, born 12th current was baptized. 

1783 16th March, As also William, son of John MARCUS and Mary SHAW, spouses in Nethertonholm, born 15th current, was baptized here. 

1783 16th March, As also William. son of James RICHMONT and Mary WYLIE, spouses in Netherloan, born 9th current, was baptized. 

1783 6th April, This day Mungo, son of Hugh DOUGLAS and Mary WILSON, in Clayslap, born 5th current, was baptized. 

1783 13th April, This day James, son of James RICHMONT and Margaret HUNTER, spouses in Riccarton (I can not read the rest of the entry). 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 27 April and 22 June 1783.  Also, additional entries on adjoining sheet preceding the above dates - 26 January - 16 February 1783.  Microfilm #1041404 Frame 103  

1783 26th January, This day Ann, daughter of John ARNOT & Jean FERGUSON, spouses in Riccarton; born 21st current.  Was baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. Russel, Minister of the Chapel of Ease there. 

1783 2nd February, This day John, son of John JAMISON & Janet HILLHOUSE, spouses at Knockmarloch; born 29th ult, was baptized. 

1783 16th February, This day James, son of James FINLAY & Martha SHAW, spouses in Strand of Caprinton; born 10th (?) current, was baptized. 

1783 27th April, This day John, son of John SMITH & Janet REID, spouses in Whitriggs; born 21st current, was baptized. 

1783 30th April, This day Alexander, son of John GUTHRY & Helen HUTCHISON, spouses in Dallars; born 25th current and baptized at Dallars. 

1783 18th May, Janet, daughter of Wm FARQUHAR & Janet SHAW, spouses in Knockmarloch was baptized at their own house by Mr. Shaw, Minister of Craig on the 14 current. 

1783 18th May, Jean, daughter of William HOWIE & Jean GILBERT, spouses in Limbrely, born 14 current, was baptized privately by Mr. Mowbray, Minister of  Kilmarnock. 

1783 18th May, As also Janet, daughter of James NEIL & Elizabeth HAY, spouses in East Gillsoe; born 17th current, was baptized. 

1783 25th May, This day Andrew, son of James LARNIE & Jean SMITH, spouses in East Moss Side, born blank space current, was baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. Russel. 

1783 1st June, This day Andrew, son of Robert SPEIR & Mary CRICHTON in Templeton of Fairlie; born 31st ult, was baptized here. 

1783 1st June, As also Ann, daughter of Wm  WALLACE & Mary HOG, spouses in Moss Side; born 30th ult, was baptized. 

1783 8th June, This day Agnes, daughter of James WILSON & Mary BROWN, spouses in Maskolm, was baptized. 

1783 22nd June, This day James, son of Thomas BROWNLEE & blank space WYLIE, in Broomyards of Treesbank, was baptized. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 07 March and 16 May 1785.  Also, three entries from an adjoining page that precede the above dates, being 25 & 31 October and 7th November 1784. Microfilm #1041404 Frame 107  

1784 25th October, George, son of John GUTHRY & Helen HUTCHISON spouses in (sorry I can not read it), born 15th current, was paptized at Dullars before (I can not read it)

1784 31st October, This day Margaret, daughter of James WALLACE & Jean RUTHERFORD; born 22 current, was baptized. 

1784 7th November, This day Robert, son of Robert LINSAY & Jean WALKER, spouses in Gatehead, born 3rd current, was baptized. 

1785 No Date March, This day James, son of John ARNOT & Jean FERGUSON, spouses in Riccarton, born on Monday last, 7th current, was baptized. 

1785 No Date March, As also William, son of James RICHMONT & Margaret HUNTER, spouses in Riccarton; born Saturday last, 12 current, was baptized. 

1785 27th March, This day John, son of Robert HAMILTON & Janet GALT, spouses in Parknook, was baptized. 

1785 - No Date, Margaret, daughter of Matthew MILLAR & Janet McVEY, spouses in Riccarton was born on the 28th November last and baptized at (blank space) He is one of the reformed presb...(rest of sentence is illegible). 

1785 10th April, This day James, son of Wm SIMM, Cooper & Mary GEMMEL, spouses in Riccarton; born 3 current, baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. Jeffries, Minister of the Burghor Congregation there.  

1785 24th April, This day Robert, son of Robert BUNTIN & Mary HAY/HOY, spouses in Dykehead of Barleith; born 10 (or 19) current, was baptized. 

1785 24th April, Janet, daughter of Hugh MORTON & Mary MONTGOMERY in Damhead, was born 14 of February last 1785 and baptized at Kilmarnock. 

1785 8th May, This day James, son of James RICHMONT & Margaret WARNOCK, spouses in Pyle; born the second day current, was baptized. 

1785 8th May, Also Mary, daughter of Thomas CRAIG & Janet LINN, spouses in Riccarton; born 6th current, was baptized privately at their own house. 

1785 15th May, This day Martha, daughter of Wm WALLACE & Mary HOGG in Moss Side; born 13th current, was baptized. 

1785 16th May, This day Anna, daughter of John WOODBURN & Anna GUTHRY, spouses in Shaws of Treesbank, was baptized. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 26 July and 2 October,1785.  Also, additional entries from an adjoining page between 26 March and 18 April 1786 Microfilm #1041404 Frame 109 

1785 26th July, This day Robert, son of Robert STEVENSON and Elizabeth JACK, spouses in Caprinton, born 23rd current, was baptized privately at their own house. 

1785 14th August, This day Sarah, daughter of John MUIR and Janet STEVENS, spouses in Bowhouse, was baptized at Kilmarnock by Mr. Robson, (something) Minister there. 

1785 21st August, This day Mary, daughter of William JOHNSTON and Margaret ROBERTSON, spouses in Riccarton, born 15th current, was baptized. 

1785 21st August, As also Fanny, daughter of James SHAW and Charlotte FERGUSON, spouses in Bans... of Caprington, born 14th current, was baptized. 

1785 28th August, This day Jean, daughter of Andrew SMITH and Jean TAYLOR, spouses in Riccarton who was born 26th current, was baptized. 

1785 4th September, This day John, son of John BARCLAY and Jean COWAN, spouses in Knochmarloch, born the third day of this current, was baptized. 

1785 10th September, This day Jean, daughter of James TANNOCH and Janet WOODBURN, spouses in Mains of Auchinshesh or Bushinshesh, born on Thursday the 8th current, was baptized at their house by Riccarton. 

1785 19th September, James, son of James REID and Emma PURDY, from Hamilton was born here on the 26th last month, was baptized here this day by Mr. Moody, privately at the manse. 

1785 25th September, This day Agnes, daughter of John TEMPLETON and Agnes CUTHBERTSON, spouses in Wellhill, born 22nd current, was baptized. 

1785 2nd October, Robert, son of James LAMEE and Jean SMITH, spouses in Caprington, was baptized. 

1786 26th March, This day William, son of Hugh DOUGLAS and Mary WILSON, in Clayslap, was baptized. 

1786 5th April, This day George, son of George GOLDY (now dead) and Elisabeth CAMPBELL, spouses in Riccarton, was baptized here privately. 

1786 5th April, This day James, son of Wm FINDLAY & Helen blank space, spouses, was baptized. 

1786 2nd April, This day John, son of Hugh MURDOCH and Mary ROBISON, spouses here, was baptized (I'm sorry but I can not read the rest of the entry). 

1786 9th April, This day Jean, daughter of James SMITH and Agness FINDLAY, spouses here, was baptized here by Mr. Moody. 

1786 18th April, This day Margaret, daughter of Hugh ANDERSON and Janet CAMPBELL, spouses in Knowhead, was baptized. 

1786 18th April, As also Agness, daughter of James WILLICK and blank space CRAWFORD, spouses in Hurlford, was baptized here. 

1786 18th April, Likewise John, son of Brice STUART and Helen MORTON, spouses in Bain, was baptized at Kilmarnock (he being a Anti Burghar (?)).

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland between 17 December 1786 and 7 January, 1787 Microfilm #1041404 Frame 111 

1786 17th December, This day William, lawful son to William WALLACE and Mary HOGG was baptized by the Rev.d Mr. Alexr Moody. 

1786 27th December, This day Hugh, lawful son to William FARQUER and Janet SHAW was baptized by the Rev.d Mr. Andrew Shaw, Minister at Craigie, as the Rev.d Mr Alexr Moody is at present necessarly called from home. 

1787 7th January, This day Agnes, lawful daughter to John MILLAR and Elizabeth GEBBIE in this town was baptized by the Rev. Mr. James McKinley, one of the ministers in Kilmarnock.

BAPTISMAL Register of Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 22 March and 21 June 1789 Microfilm #1041404 Frame 118 

1789 22nd March, This day was baptized Janet, lawful daughter to James WALLACE & Jean RUTHERFORD, born 22 instant, by Mr. Moody. 

1789 5th April, This day was baptized John, lawful son to James WRIGHT and Lilly GOLDIE spouses in (sorry I can not read this). 

1789 5th April, Also Elizabeth, lawful daughter to David BROWN and Elizabeth DICK spouses in (I can not read this). 

1789 5th April, Likewise Menzie, lawful daughter to David RODMONT and Elizabeth CALDERWOOD spouses in Knowhead, by Mr. Moody. 

1789 10th May, This day was baptized James, lawful son to John BLAIR and Elizabeth MURTEN by Mr. Moody. 

1789 10th May, This day was baptized Thomas, lawful son to John ANDERSON and Marey BOYD by Mr. Jeffrey Burger, Minister of Kilmarnock. 

1789 31st May, This day was baptized John, lawful son to Robert BURT and Agnes DRINNEN by Mr. Moody. 

1789 7th June, This day was baptized Margaret, lawful daughter to Hugh MONTGOMERY and Agnes ORR; born the 6th current, was baptized by Mr. Robertson one of the ministers of Kilmarnock. 

1789 21st June, This day was baptized Alexander Moody, lawful son to William WALLACE and Marey HOGG, by Mr. Moody.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 06 February and 23 March 1794.  Also, three additional entries from an adjoining page dated 17 August 1794.  All baptisms were performed by Rev. Mr. Alexander Moody. Microfilm #1041404  

1794 6th February, Mary WALLACE, daughter of John WALLACE & Helen DOUGLAS, spouses in Moss Side, born the 23rd January, was baptized. 

1794 16th February, Thomas REID, son of Thomas REID & Elizabeth CUMMINGHAM, spouses in Moss Side, born the 10th instant, was baptized. 

1794 9th March, Robert HOWIE, son of William HOWIE and Janet PATON spouses in Lochrainy, born the 7th instant, was baptized. 

1794 23rd March, Margaret WILSON, daughter of James WILSON & Sarah LINDSAY, spouses in Maxholm, born the 20th instant, was baptized. 

1794 23rd March, Andrew KELLY, son of And KELLY & Jean GEMMEL, spouses, was baptized. 

1794 17th August, Jean CLERK, daughter of David CLERK & Margaret HOY, spouses in Whirlford, born the 9th instant, was baptized. 

1794 17th August, Mary FISHER , daughter of Robert FISHER & Mary McCUTCHION, spouses in Riccarton, born the 13th instant, was baptized. 

1794 17th August, James WRIGHT, son of James WRIGHT & Lillias GOLDY, spouses in Shortlees, born the 16th instant, was baptized.

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayr, Scotland between 31 January and 10 April 1796.  *Plus one stray. 

*1795 __ September, Was baptized in the manse by the Rev.d Mr. Moody, Mary LINDSAY, daughter of John LINDSAY and Jean GEMMEL, spouses in Gateside, born in June 1795. 

1796 31st January, Was baptized Mary HOUAT, daughter of Hugh HOUAT and Elizabeth PATERSON, born the 8th instant. 

1796 31 January, Also William HILLHOUSE, son of James HILLHOUSE and Mary GRAHAM, spouses in Hillberry; born the 25th instant. 

1796 7th February, Was baptized James HOWIE, son of William HOWIE and Janet PATON, spouses in Riccarton, born the 1st instant, being their 2nd child. 

1796 14th February, Was baptized Janet HEPBURN, daughter of Andrew HEPBURN and Elizabeth BAIRD, spouses in Netherland; born the 6th current. 

1796 14th February, Also eodem die, was baptized Jean DOUGLAS, daughter of Hugh DOUGLAS and Mary WILSON, spouses in Clayslap. 

1796 21st February, Was baptized Andrew CALDERWOOD, son of William CALDERWOOD and Ann GALT, spouses in Trichgotrig; born Tuesday the 16th instant. 

1796 21st February, Also eodem die, was baptized Margaret BROWN, daughter of James BROWN and Jean WRIGHT, spouses in Riccarton; born Friday the 19th instant. 

1796 20th March, Was baptized William BROWN, son of Thomas BROWN and Lilias COWAN; born the 14th instant at Bridgeend, Hurlford. 

1796 27th March, Was baptized James CAMPBELL, son of Robert CAMPBELL and Martha PARKER, spouses in Hurlford; born Tuesday, the 24th instant. 

1796 10th April, Was baptized William SMITH, son of John SMITH and Janet REID, spouses in Whatrigs; born Tuesday, the 5th instant, being their 6th child. 

BAPTISMAL Register, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland between 18 March  and 27th May 1798.  *Plus a stray... Microfilm #1041404  

1798 18th March, This day were baptized here, by the Rev.d Mr. Laurie, Minister in Loudon, Elizabeth SHAW, daughter of James SHAW & Helen BROWN, spouses in Netherland; born the 10th instant being Saturday. 

1798 18th March, Also John HOWIE, son of James HOWIE & Janet DICKIE, spouses in Hurlford; born the 12th instant being Monday. 

1798 15th May, This day was baptized at the manse William POLLOCK, son of Thomas POLLOCK and Agnes RODGER spouses in Nourishbank; born Tuesday the 7th instant,  

1798 27th May, This day were baptized at Kilmarnock by the Rev.d Mr. MacKinlay there,Thomas HOWIE, son of James HOWIE & Margaret YOUNG, spouses in Barlieth; born Saturday the 19th current.   

1798  27th May, Also William NISBET, son of Robert NISBET & Elizabeth CAMPBELL, spouses in Barlieth; born the 22nd current being Tuesday.   

1798 18th May, This day was baptized at the manse Jean WALLACE, daughter of John WALLACE & Helen DOUGLAS, spouses at Moss Side; born the 16th instant being Wednesday.  

*1795 July, This day was baptized William WALLACE, son of John WALLACE & Helen DOUGLAS, spouses in Moss Side; born the 29th July 1795. 

1798 24th April, This day was baptized at the manse Janet LINDSAY, daughter of James LINDSAY, slater in Kilmarnock parish & Janet PEDAN, in this parish begotten in fornication and born the 13th February 1796.  

 

 

 

   

 

 

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