Duncan MI Records for
Dunbennan and Kinnoir Kirkyards, Huntly (Strathbogie) Aberdeenshire
14. Erected in memory of John Sutherland late merchant in Huntly who
died October 25tth 1841, aged 60 years; also his wife Margaret Fraser who
died April 6th 1859, aged 87 years; in memory of Elizabeth
Duncan beloved wife of
Alexander Sutherland who died at Huntly 22nd April 1880, aged 70 and of the
said Alexander Sutherland
who died at Aberdeen 12th November 18(9?)1 aged 89; in fondest memory of the
In memoriam John Sutherland born 1814 died1866 Elizabeth Mill his widow,
born 11th Febryary 1811, died 12th December 1895. James J. eldest son, died
April 25th 1889, interred in the Grange Cemetery, Edinburgh. John
Duncan born 1st June 1860,
died 30th January 1918. Robert Rainy, 3rd son, born April 11th 1851, died
April 17th 1915. Elizabeth born February 25th 1853, died August 19th 1914.
Both buried in Warriston Edinburgh. Isabella and Candlish who died in
In memory of Walter Nicol the fist burgess in Huntly who died anno 1739,
aged 83; and of Christian Duncan
his first wife who died 1709, aged 36. They had three children Bess, George
and James and of Christian Christie his second wife who died 1747, aged 63,
they had four children Walter, Anna, Elizabeth and William; and of the said
George Nicol who died 1762, aged 63; his wife Jean Forbes died 1729, aged 28
and was buried at Rhynie. They had only two sons, William and Walter and of
Margaret Thomson his second wife who died 1769 aged 60, they had four
children, Jean, James, George and John. The three sons died in the West
Indies and Jean died and was buried there aged 21.
History Note: In 1717 Walter
Nicol sought compensation from the Duke of Gordon because of the harsh
treatment he had received at the hands of Leith of Buchan who had forced him
to join the Jacobite army. Nicol was almost 60 years old at the time his
Erected by Harry Duncan in
memory of his sister Isabel who died 13th July 1837, aged 18.
Erected by Margaret Duncan in
memory of her father Alexander
Duncan who died 19th May 1866, aged 80 years. Also his wife Margaret
Leslie who died August 1846, aged 62 years and of their family, Mary, James
and George who all died in the prime of life. Also the above Margaret
Duncan who died 6th June
1907, aged 80; also her husband John Shand who died 22nd December 1908, aged
80 Also their daughter Isabella Shand who died 17th September 1938.
Erected in memory of Ann Mellis wife of James
Duncan, farmer, Robieston,
who died on 26th February 1872, aged 57. Also the said James
Duncan who died 20th July
1877, aged 71 years and his grandson Lee. Cpl. Wm. A. McPetrie, 6th Gordon
Highlanders, who died of wounds received at Loos, 1st October 1915 aged 22
years and is intered at Le Treport, France. Also two grandchildren who died
in infancy; and their daughter Ann
Duncan, wife of Wm. McPetrie, who died 14th December 1927, aged 72
years. Also the Said William McPetrie who died 25th April 1930, aged 28
204. In memory of
John Duncan who died at
Robiestown 3rd October 1856, aged 80 years; his wife Elizabeth Paul, died
17th March 1866 in the 86th year of her age; and of their children Robert on
the 12th July 1830 aged 18, Elspet, 28th January 1831, aged 27, Jane 16th
March 1831 aged 22, John 8th June 1850, aged 32. Also their grandchild Jane
Duncan who died 12th January 1838, aged 10 years.
270. In memory of
William Merson, blacksmith at Artloch, who died 24th November 1764, aged 63
and Margaret Duncan his
spouse who died 19th January 1780 aged 73. Also their son Patrick Merson,
blacksmith Huntly, who died 23rd December 1825 aged 78.
288. In memory of
Alexander Duncan, late farmer
Downie, who died 19th July 1843, aged 63 years; his son James who died 18th
December 1848, aged 12 years; his son Alexander who died 2nd September 1862,
aged 36 years; also his daughter Mary Milne who died 22nd February 1889,
aged 94 years; also his daughter Mary who died 15th August 1904, aged 72
years; also their son John who died 23rd April 1914, aged 84 years and Pte.
Charles McCombie grandson of the above John Duncan who fell in action at
Beaumont-Hamel 15th November 1916, aged 27 years. Interred Mailly Wood
Cemetery, France. Also Anne, Daughter of the above John
Duncan, widow of Alexander
McCombie, who died 4th February 1943, aged 82; and Mary Duncan McCombie,
daughter of Alexander & Ann McCombie, passed peacefully away 21st September
1976, aged 82; also H.W. McCombie (Mrs. George) died in Canada 16th April
1981, aged 81. Jean 1896 – 1994.
329. In Memory of
John Duncan, slater in Huntly,
who died 2nd May 1859, aged 78; also his wife Ann Forbes who died 8th
January 1859, aged 74. and of their son Alexander who died 31st December
1868 aged 39. Margaret Duncan
died 23rd September 1883, aged 63. William Rust died 30th August 1879, aged
69. Mary Duncan died 15th
October 1902 aged 81.
338. Erected by Jane
in memory of her father William
Duncan who died in Huntly January 23rd 1855, aged 71 years.
375. Erected by
William Taylor, clothier, Huntly in memory of his children William who died
27th December 1862, Margaret who died 28th September 1865, Isabella who died
5th April 1880. Also the above named William Taylor who died 21st March 1891
and of Margaret Duncan his
wife who died 25th May 1905. Also Jessie Shand or
Duncan afterwards Watt,
mother of the said Margaret Duncan,
who died 10th August 1876.
408. Erected by
Alexander Cruickshank, late of the 92nd, in memory of his son Thomas who
died in South Africa 11th March 1866, aged 23 years; also his daughter Elsie
who died 10th December 1865, aged 19 years; also in memory of his mother-inlaw
Catherine Duncan who dies 30th October 1865 aged 90 years; also his daughter
Catherine who died 16th May 1869, aged 24; also said Alexander Cruickshank
who died 15th October 1870, aged 70 years.
103. To the memory of Archibald
Duncan died 25th October
1963, beloved husband
of Ann Law. Also the above Ann Law, died 28th February 1972, aged 86 years.