Clachan of Penninghame Old Burial Ground (2005)


This is a 48 page book of Memorial Inscriptions for Clachan of Penninghame Old Church Burial Ground about 3 miles south of Newton Stewart in the Parish of Penninghame, Wigtownshire. It was published in 2005 and consists of 23 pages of inscriptions from 169 headstones. It is indexed by Surname only.

It includes a 1684 Covenant List (essentially a local Census) for the Parish of 563 names with location and relationship. It is listed by Surname and Forename.

A Parish Map is included.

There are another 5 graveyards in this Parish of which only Penninghame Old Churchyard in Newton Stewart has been transcribed and is subject of a separate book. There is also a New Cemetery and a Roman Catholic graveyard in Newton Stewart. The others are at Bargrennan and at Episcopal graveyard 3 miles north of Newton Stewart. next to the Churchyard which has not been transcribed. None of these last 4 have been transcribed,

Clachan of Penninghame Old Church Burial Ground Memorial Inscriptions plus 1684 Covenant List Published 2005.