Duncan(4) Lamont Hopekirk was the oldest son of Robert(3) HOPEKIRK and Mary LAMONT
Our thanks goes to Chris Smith for most of the information on this page.
Duncan was born on 10 Feb 1839, in Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland. He died 6 Feb 1922, age 90.
Duncan's wife Elizabeth Ann STEVENS , born about 1841 at St. Ives, Colwall, England. She died 01 June 1913 at age 72.
Duncan HOPKIRK married Elizabeth Ann STEVENS on 6 September 1866 at Ardglap, County Down, Ireland.
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Duncan(4) Lamont HOPKIRK and Elizabeth Ann STEVENS had the following children, all born in Largs:
Duncan(5) HOPKIRK, born late 1867 or early 1868. Listed on 1871 census as 3 years old
Robert(5) HOPKIRK. born 17 Nov 1868. Robert died 14 july 1885, at age 16.Listed on 1871 census as 2 yrs
Elizabeth(5) Ann HOPKIRK born about 1870. Elizabeth
died 23 Sept 1957 at age 87.
Listed as 9 months on census
Job(5) Stevens HOPKIRK died in infancy
Mary(5) HOPKIRK, born 26 Apr 1873(died in infancy)
Mary Jane(5) HOPKIRK, born 10 Apr 1875. Mary Jane died 30 Apr 1958, at age 83
James(5) HOPKIRK, born 7 Nov 1880. Listed as
8 months old on the 1881 census. James married Margaret
Fulton Hastie in Largs 29 Nov 1911. James died 8 February 1968 in Largs. They had one daughter.
The 1881 census lists Duncan as a Yachtsman, and the family lived at 14 Brisbane Road, Largs.
From the 1891 census this family was living at Crawford St. Firth View, Largs, Ayrshire.
From the 1901 census this family was living at 5 Union St, Largs, Ayrshire. Duncan is a Yachtmaster.
Thanks to Marna Fielding, we know the following from the 1901 census:
Duncan Lamont HOPKIRK and family are now living at 5 Union Street, Largs. Duncan is listed as a Yachtmaster and employer. His wife Elizabeth was born at St. Ives, and their daughters Elizabeth is listed as umarried, a dressmaker working on her own account, and Mary Jane is listed as unmarried, a dressmaker worker. Son James is listed as being only 19, an ironmongers apprentice. He should be 20. The home has 4 rooms with one or more windows.
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