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history of the shire of Renfrew.

George Crawfurd

history of the shire of Renfrew.

Containing a genealogical history of the Royal House of Stewart ... Brought from the earliest accounts to the year 1710

by George Crawfurd

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Published by printed and sold by Alex. Weir ... and by the author. in Paisley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stewart family.

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    Statementby Mr. George Crawford , ; And continued to the present period, by William Semple.
    ContributionsSemple, William.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,vi,108,334,5p. ;
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20186168M


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Crawfurd's History of the Shire of Renfrew, published in three editions over a period of more than one hundred years, is brought together in one volume, to become an indispensable tool for everyone interested in the growth and welfare of the people of the County, from the earliest recorded Charters to the Age of Canals.3/5(1).

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A General Description Of The Shire Of Renfrew: Including An Account Of The Noble And Ancient Families. A General Description of the Shire of Renfrew: Including an Account of the Noble and Ancient Families To which is Added, a Genealogical History of the Royal House of Stewart, and of the Several Noble and Illustrious Families of that Name, from the Year to the Year Author: George Crawfurd: Publisher: J.

Neilson, sold by H. Original data: Crawfurd, George. The history of the shire of Renfrew: containing a genealogical history of the royal house of Stewart, with a genealogical account of the illustrious house of Hanover, from the time of their intermarriage with the Stewart family, to the present period: also, a genealogical history of the nobility and gentry of the county of Renfrew, and an exact survey of the.

A genealogical history of the royal and illustrious family of the Stevvarts from the year to the year To which are prefixed, fisrt [sic], A general description of the Shire of Renfrew, and, secondly, a deduction of the noble and ancient families.

The history begins with an extended study of the Stewart family and its cadet lines and extended kin, as well as other great families and peers identified with the region or with the Stewarts. It proceeds to an account of the 16 parishes of Renfrewshire and to the history, families, and culture of those individual sections of the larger : $ History of the Shire of Renfrew, together with the continuations by William Semple,and George Robertson, The History of the Shire of Renfrew (£) G.

Crawfurd, W. Semple, G. Robertson Comments: The book marks the th anniversary of the present church building. The History of the County of Renfrew (£) William M. Metcalfe The Grimsay Press. Original data: George Crawford and George Robertson. SCT - The Shire of Renfrew ().Paisley, England: H Crichton, Get this from a library.

The history of the shire of Renfrew: Containing a genealogical history of the royal house of Stewart, with a genealogical account of the illustrious house of Hanover also a genealogical history of the nobility and gentry of the county of Renfrew. Brought from the earliest accounts to the year MDCCX, by Mr.

George Crawfurd: and continued to the present period. Renfrew (/ ˈ r ɛ n f r uː /; Scots: Renfrew; Scottish Gaelic: Rinn Friù) is a town 6 miles (10 km) west of Glasgow in the west central Lowlands of is the historic county town of the "Cradle of the Royal Stewarts" for its early link with Scotland's former royal house, Renfrew gained royal burgh status in As the county town, Renfrew once was a centre of.

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to which is added, a genealogical history of the royal house of Seller Rating: % positive. History of Renfrew. The 'shire' was known as the Barony of Renfrew and the Burgh was the principal town.

As a Royal Burgh it was owned by the Kings of Scotland and became, in the hands of Walter The High Steward, the Burgh of Barony. The first Charter making Renfrew a Royal Burgh was granted on October 10th by King Robert III who.

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Use has been made of Crawfurd's History of the Shire and of the editions of it published by Semple and Robertson; but the contents of the volume and the references placed at the foot of the pages, will chew that the.

References (books) A General Description of the Shire of Renfrew. George Crawfurd Paisley, Kilmacolm: A Parish History. James Murray Paisley, Download. The Castles of Glasgow and the Clyde. Gordon Mason Musselburgh, Buy from Amazon. Castles.

Renfrewshire or the County of Renfrew is a historic county, registration county and lieutenancy area in the west central Lowlands of contains the local government council areas of Inverclyde, Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire, as well as parts of Glasgow and is occasionally named Greater Renfrewshire to distinguish the county from the modern council area.

The County of Renfrew is a small but populous shire on the banks of the River county town is Renfrew, though Renfrew is far from the largest town, a prize which, outside the parts within the Glasgow conurbation, belongs to Paisley.

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According to the Poll Tax Roll, made up inthere were 66 weavers in the burgh of Paisley, 32 in the Abbey Parish, from 30 to 40 in Kilbarchan, 9 in Kilmacolm, and a few in Renfrew.

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View this map View as overlay. Scale: 1: Publisher: Thomson, John. More in the catalog or in the website. Share this map. Dunlop was appointed ‘sheriff depute of the shire of Renfrew, in the room of John Connell, esq., resigned,’ in (London Gazette, 20 July ).

This office he retained until his death. This office he retained until his death.