From Durisdeer and Castleton to Strachur
This is a 118 page A5 book subtitles Robert Anderson: A Farm Diary 1847-1852. Robert was a farmer’s son from Durisdeer parish, Dumfriesshire. He made his way as a draper and tea dealer in Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire and as a linen draper in Liverpool. There is a section on Andersons, Corsons, McCheynes and McKays in Durisdeer, Glencairn, Moniaive and Dumfries.
The book was written by Innes Macleod and Margaret Maxwell.
From Durisdeer and Castleton to Strachur Published 2006