Golder Family
Genealogy

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1. William Golder (1767 - ????) 1

( ancestor William William, William, William, ??? )


William Golder of Grange (aka William Goldart of Grange)

William Golder of Grange is the son of William Golder of Grange. He was born on 16 February 1767 and his baptism was registered at Avondale in Lanarkshire. Scotland Births and Baptisms His mother’s name is not mentioned in his baptismal record but it is supposed that he was a son of Marion Semple who married his father in 1765 Scotland Marriages. It cannot be regarded as certain but is seems quite likely, probable even, that he was named after his paternal grandfather William Golder in Quarter


Parish records identify two primary families in this timeframe - William Goldart and Quintine Goldart. Each of these families produced a William Goldart.


William, son of Quintine Goldart, was born on March 28, 1765 and he married an Elizabeth Mickle on 5 Feb 1764 thus this William was born 11 months after the date of marriage. Their second child Robert was born on 3 Oct 1766.


William, son of William Goldart, was christened on February 16, 1767 and is the assumed ancestor based on the marriage record of his father William Goldart to Marion Semple on November 3, 1765. Assumption being they had the son 14 months after their marriage and not 8 months before. Marion Semple had been identified as an ancestor by earlier family members.


Marriage

William married 1, 2 Margaret Finlay (1765 - 1821) daughter of John Finlay on 17 Mar 1794 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. Margaret was born 3 on 26 Jul 1765 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. She died on 15 Feb 1821 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.

The marriage was booked on 8 March 1795, at Avondale in Lanarkshire, Scotland. Scotland Marriages


Children

William and Margaret had the following children:


1.1 Helen Golder (1795 - ????)


1.2 William Golder (1797 - ????)


1.3 John Golder (1803 - ????) was born 1 on 6 Mar 1803 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.


John Golder - Residenter in Strathaven, formerly in Graynes

John Golder is the son of William Golder of Grange and his wife Margaret Finlay. He was born on 6 March 1803 and his baptism was registered at Avondale in Lanarkshire, Scotland. Scotland Births and Baptisms


Sasine Evidence

4 January 1828: William Wilson in Blackmoss, seised 28 December 1827, - in the 6s. 8d. land of Graynes, barony of Avondale; - under burden of £900 restricted to £794, in Bond and Disposition by William Golder, late in Graynes, now residing in Strathaven, to Adame Hamilton of Whiteshaw, 3 June 1826; - on disposition by John Golder, lately residing at Graynes, now in Strathaven, with consent of the said William Golder, and the Trustees for their creditors, 13 December and 22 December 1827. (Vide No. 2024) [Lanarkshire Sasine Abridgements for 1828, abridgement number 2687, which cites P.R.94.165]



2. John Golder (1768 - 1856)

( ancestor William, William, William, William, ???, )


John was born1, 2 on 8 Dec 1768 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He was christened 3 on 4 Jan 1769 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He died 4 on 24 May 1856 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He was buried in Church yard, Strathaven.

John’s death record - note that his parents are stated as William Golder and Marion Semple.


John Golder - Weaver

John Golder is the son of William Golder of Grange and his wife Marion Semple. He was born on 26 December 1768 and his baptism was registered on 4 January 1769, at Avondale in Lanarkshire, Scotland. His mother’s name is not mentioned in his baptismal record.
Scotland Births and Baptisms



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Johns death record


Marriage

John married 1, 2, 3 Catharine Fleming (1770 - 1839) daughter of William Fleming and Agnes ? on 26 May 1804 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. Catharine was born 4 on 25 Apr 1770 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. Catherine Fleming, spouse of John Golder, Weaver, was buried at Avondale on 11 June 1839 [Avondale Death Records, Transcribed, Edited and Published by the Lanarkshire Family History Society, 2005].


Death

John Goldart died 4 on 24 May 1856, at Avondale in Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was buried in Strathaven Graveyard.


Children

John and Catherine had the following children:


2.1 William Golder (1805 - 1878)


2.2 Agnes Golder (1807 - 1891)


2.3 John Golder (abt.1810 - ????)



3. Quinton Golder (1776 - bef.1868)

( ancestors William, William, William, William, ??? )


Quinton was born in 1776 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He died before 1868.


Quinton Golder (aka Quinten Golder) - Merchant in Strahaven

Quinton Golder is the son of William Golder of Grange and his wife Marion Semple. He was born on 26 April 1776 and his baptism was registered at Avondale in Lanarkshire on 6 May 1776
Scotland Births and Baptisms


Marriage

Quinton married 1, 2 Janet Allan (1799 - Bef.1868) daughter of John Allan and Janet Yule on 15 Jan 1820 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. Janet was born 3 on 30 Jan 1799 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. She died before 1868.


Death and Burial

Quinton Golder (Otherwise Quinten Golder), Merchant, was buried at Avondale on 17 August 1832 [Avondale Death Records, Transcribed, Edited and Published by the Lanarkshire Family History Society, 2005]. Quinton was born in 1776 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He died before 1868.


Children

Quinton and Janet had the following children:


3.1 ??? Golder (1820 - 1820)


3.2 Marion Golder (1821 - 1878)


3.3 Margaret Golder (1822 - 1874) was born1 on 9 Dec 1822 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.


Marriage
Margaret married 1, 2 James Melville (1810 - ????) son of James Melville and Marion Muler on 30 Dec 1868 in Carluke, Lanark, Scotland. James was born in 1810. James was employed as a Joiner.


3.4 William Golder (1826 - 1827) was born 1 on 16 Mar 1826 in Strathaven, Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.


Death

William died on 27 April 1827.



4. James Golder (1778 - 1828) 1

( ancestor William, William, William, William, ??? )


James was born2 in 1778 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland. He died in 1828 in Flemington, Strathaven, Scotland. James was employed as a Solder in the Army, Cotton Handloom Weaver.


James Golder - Soldier and Cotton Hand Loom Weaver

James Golder is the fourth son and youngest child of William Golder of Grange and his wife Marion Semple He was born in about 1778, probably at Grange Farm in Avondale, Lanarkshire, Scotland.


Military Service

James Golder joined the British Army. He was stationed at Paisley in Renfrewshire when he married Janet Gardiner in 1809. When he was posted abroad his wife went with him, and he was serving in Northern Germany when his son James was born at Lubeck there on 14 March 1814. [National Records of Scotland, Avondale Births and Baptisms, reference OPR.621/2]. He gained the rank of Sergeant and was for a time, prior to his retirement, stationed at Edinburgh Castle. His son Robert was born at Edinburgh Castle on 27 May 1816 but James may have been discharged from the British Army before 1 August 1818, the date upon which his son Matthew was born at Avondale. Home from Germany when Napoleon escaped from Elba.


Note provided by another family member : -"My uncle Quentin gave me a family tree years ago, but to me it was just a list of names and dates. He told me that Sgt.James Golder was in the 93rd.regiment, he served in the Peninsular war, was at the Battle of Corunna, and was a drill Sgt. at Edinburugh Castle."


Marriage

James married 1 Janet Gardner (1774 - ????) daughter of James Gardner and Janet Hair on 12 Mar 1809 in Paisley Abbey, Scotland. Janet was born 2 on 20 Aug 1774 in Middlechurch, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland. She was christened 3 on 21 Aug 1774 in Paisley Abbey, Scotland.
Scottish Marriages


Death and Burial

James Golder died before 15 January 1829, the date upon which he was buried at Avondale in Lanarkshire, Scotland. [Avondale Death Records, Transcribed, Edited and Published by the Lanarkshire Family History Society, 2005].


Children

James and Janet had the following children:


4.1 William Golder (1810 - 1876)


4.2 John Golder (1812 - 1888)


4.3 James Golder 1814 - 1875)


4.4 Robert Golder (1816 - 1893)


4.5 Matthew Golder (1818 - 1887)


4.6 Quintin Golder (1822 - 1885)


4.7 David Golder (1825 - 1888)


4.8 Angus Golder (1827 - 1848) 1 was born 2 on 9 Dec 1827 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.


Death

Angus died in 1848 in Avondale, Lanark, Scotland.