‘Golden Wedding at Oathlaw’

Charles Wishart was born in Oathlaw on 11 February 1847 and baptised on 11 April in the neighbouring parish of Tannadice. He was the illegitimate son of William Wishart, a miller from Glamis who at the time was living with his brother James at Marcus Mills, and Elizabeth Turiff. William and Elizabeth never married (William […]

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The Late Dr Wishart

James Wishart was born on 13 September 1871 in Edinburgh, Midlothian. He was the eldest son of James Wishart, a grocer from Culross, and Elizabeth Liddle McLaren. He died in Edinburgh during 1912 aged 40, and was a well-respected member of the community – as illustrated in the following article which was published in The […]

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