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Family of Philip BUTLER and Jean GALLOWAY

Husband: Philip BUTLER (1740-bef1798)
Wife: Jean GALLOWAY (1744- )
Children: Jean BUTLER (1767- )
Philip BUTLER (1768- )
Catharine BUTLER (1770-1830)
Marriage 31 Jan 1766 Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland1

Husband: Philip BUTLER

Name: Philip BUTLER
Father: John BUT(T)LER (1710?- )
Mother: Katherin(e) BROWN (1712?- )
Birth 1 Oct 1740 Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland2
Witnesses: William Spence,Mariner; Alexander Fleming, Shoemaker
Occupation Shipmaster3,4,5,6
In 1786 he was Master of the Diligence sailing to London. This was possibly the same coaster that in 1775 sailed from Dover to London arriving July 5th or 6th then leaving on July 7th or 8th heading for Portsmouth.
Residence (1) Jun 1784 (age 43) North Leith, Midlothian, Scotland7
Broad Wynd
"Mrs Watt" was resident in the same street
Residence (2) Jun 1790 (age 49) North Leith, Midlothian, Scotland8
on the Bridge
Residence (3) 1794 (age 53-54) Leith, Midlothian, Scotland9
Broad Wynd
Residence (4) 1797 (age 56-57) North Leith, Midlothian, Scotland10
foot of Leith Walk
Death bef 9 Feb 1798 (age 57)11

Wife: Jean GALLOWAY

Name: Jean GALLOWAY
Father: James GALLOWAY (1704?- )
Mother: Jean SMALL (1705- )
Birth 15 May 1744 Fife, Scotland12
Christening 20 May 1744 (as an infant) Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland12

Child 1: Jean BUTLER

Name: Jean BUTLER
Spouse: Andrew YOUNG (1764?- )
Birth 8 Apr 1767 Fife, Scotland12
Christening 12 Apr 1767 (as an infant) Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland12

Child 2: Philip BUTLER

Name: Philip BUTLER
Birth 17 Nov 1768 Fife, Scotland12
Christening 20 Nov 1768 (as an infant) Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland12

Child 3: Catharine BUTLER

Name: Catharine BUTLER12,13
Spouse: James WATT (1767-1831)
Birth 10 Sep 1770 Fife, Scotland12,14
Alternatively 11 Oct
Christening 14 Sep 1770 (as an infant) Anstruther Easter, Fife, Scotland12
Death 1 Sep 1830 (age 59)14

Sources [Key: Author, "Title", (Publication data), Where within source, \Repository\]

1Church of J.C. of Latter Day Saints, "International Genealogical Index ®" (© 1980, 2002). Batch #: M114024; OPR extract.
\Family History Library\, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA. Web: http://familysearch.org/search.
2"Scottish Old Parish Registers of BMD" (-1854). 402/ 0020 0086.
\National Archives of Scotland\, New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 3YT. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.aspx.
3"OPR South Leith (Edinburgh)". 692/002 0110 0171.
Text From Source: James Watt bookbinder in Edinburgh and Katharin Butler daughter of Philip Butler shipmaster in Leith.....
\National Archives of Scotland\, New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 3YT. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.aspx.
4"Lloyd's Evening Post". 1775.
5"Edinburgh Advertiser". Apr 4th 1786.
Text From Source: To LONDON, The DILIGENCE, PHILIP BUTLER, Master. Now lying at berth in Leith harbour, taking in goods, and will sail t-j'.h This Ship has excellent accommodation for fore freight or passage, apply Master at the ship, to Andrew Curtis, at the Exchange Coffee house, Edin' or at hi-. in Leith.
6Ibid. July 1st 1794.
Text From Source: The brig Ann, of Grangemouth -from for Oporto, spoke, with by Captain Butler of the arrival at Liverpool, on the. 24th ult. in lat. 54: 30, long, ij, all well.
ult. is short for ultimo which means — in the month preceding (before the current month)
7"1784 Edinburgh Directory".
\National Library of Scotland\, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EW, Scotland, UK. Web: http://www.nls.uk/.
8"1790 Edinburgh Directory".
\National Library of Scotland\, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EW, Scotland, UK. Web: http://www.nls.uk/.
9"1794 Edinburgh Directory".
\National Library of Scotland\, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EW, Scotland, UK. Web: http://www.nls.uk/.
10"1797 Edinburgh Directory".
\National Library of Scotland\, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EW, Scotland, UK. Web: http://www.nls.uk/.
11"Edinburgh Advertiser". Feb 9th 1798.
Text From Source: THE ASSORTMENT IS AS FOLLOWS: SALE OF FURNITURE. To be SOLD by Auction, on Monday the 19th current, and following days, in the house of Mr. Philip Butler, foot of Leith Walk, A GREAT VARIETY of Dining-room, Drawing-room Bed-room, and kitchen furniture, with a large assortment of China, Paints and Glass Lustres: also a remarkable fine toned Piano Forte; a large Quantity of Ropes, Sails Blocks and Tackle. To be put up in Lots at the pleasure of the The Sale to begin each day at 11 o'clock, and to continue G. ROSS, Auctioneer, till the whole is sold off.
12Church of J.C. of Latter Day Saints, "International Genealogical Index ®" (© 1980, 2002). Batch #: C114024, Source Call #: 1040145, Printout Call #: 6900283; OPR extract.
\Family History Library\, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA. Web: http://familysearch.org/search.
13Ibid. Batch #: C119821, Source Call #: 1066688, Printout Call #: 6900814; OPR extract.
14"1910 Watt Bible sheets".

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