Penninghame Old Churchyard (2005)


This is a 68 page book of Memorial Inscriptions for Penninghame Old Churchyard in the Town of Newton Stewart in the Parish of Penninghame, Wigtownshire. It was published in 2005 and consists of 43 pages of inscriptions from 393 headstones. It is indexed by Surname only.

A Parish Map is included and 1692 Hearth Tax List. Also 1684 Covenant Parish List (essentially a census) by location and name.

There are another 5 graveyards in this Parish of which only Clachan of Penninghame 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.

Penninghame Old Parish Churchyard Memorial Inscriptions plus 1692 Hearth Tax and Covenant List of 1684 Published 2005.