George Trail
from information sent by Elsie Richie 2nd August 2009

From the information I hold supplied to me be an Australian descendant of David Traill born 12 Feb 1828, the son of James Traill originally of Deerness, and his wife Jean Henry. It would appear that David's brother George was born around 1836. David's son David migrated to Australia. They are a branch of the Orkney Traills who you will not find in Dr William's book published in 1883, as all members of this branch had moved to Aberdeen and Brechin by the early 19th century.

Descendants of James Traill

Generation No. 1

1. JAMES26 TRAILL (DAVID25, WILLIAM24, PATRICK23, PATRICK22, THOMAS21, GEORGE20, ALEXANDER19, JOHN18, JOHN17, JAMES16, JOHN15, JAMES14, JOHN TRAILL/JOANNES13, ALEXANDER12, JOHN11 TREYL, SIR, JOHN10, WALTER9 DE TRAILLY, THE DISABLED, JOHN8, WALTER7, JOHN6, JOHN5, WALTER4, GEOFFREY3, GEOFFREY2, GEOFFROI1 DE TRELLI, SIR) was born 25 May 1798 in Deerness, Orkney. He married JEAN HENRY 10 Dec 1820 in Benholme, Kincardine, daughter of ALEXANDER HENRY. She was born 17 May 1796 in Fetteresso, Kincardine, Scotland, and died 1869 in St Nicholas, Aberdeen.

Children of JAMES TRAILL and JEAN HENRY are:

i. ELIZABETH27 TRAILL, b. 1821.
ii. WILLIAM TRAILL, b. 1823.
iii. DAVID TRAILL, b. 12 Feb 1828, Brechin, Scotland; d. 1872; m. JANE EWEN ROBERTSON, Abt. 1860, Aberdeen; b. 02 Oct 1826, Banff, d. 1898, St Nicholas, Aberdeen.
iv. MARY TRAILL, b. 24 Feb 1830, Brechin, Angus; d. 1873, Died of cancer of the uterus; m. ALAN MCBAIN, 1849.
v. ALEXANDER TRAILL, b. 04 Jan 1832, Brechin; d. 1859, Aberdeen.
vi. ROBERT TRAILL, b. 1833.
vii. GEORGE TRAILL, b. about 1836
viii. JAMES TRAILL, b. 1838.
ix. JOSEPH TRAILL, b. 22 Jan 1840, Brechin; d. 05 Sep 1841, Dundee, Angus.

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