David BLACK 1775-1857 married Catheine LEYS in the Parish of Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland in 1812. As a farmer David worked 146 acres at Newton of Fechil, a farm 2 km southeast of the Town of Ellon. Catherine and David had at least nine children, three of which died as infants. Thier daughter Margaret 1818-1878 married William TAYLOR of Ellon in 1848 and thier advenrurist daughter Catherine 1848-1934 accompanied her uncle Davie BLACK on a trip to Canada in 1876 where she met William LAMB. They were married in Greenock Towship, Bruce County on October 31, 1877.
Newton of Fechil, 2 km SE of Ellon, Current picture with farm buildings in the background.
The Pedigree Chart below is a portion of a larger chart encompassing all the known Ancestors of Katherine Louise WATSON, daughter of John Mrshall "Jack" WATSON and and Florence Mae METCALFE. She was born and raised in Greenock Township, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada.
The current Descendant Journal contains as many desendants of the captioned couple as I have been able to idetify todate. Alexander TAYLOR b1783 below is as far back as we have researched to date
DNA Matches to Kathy VANDER PLAS nee WATSON on Ancestry or MyHertitage* in this Family Journal. Click on underlined to see Relationship Chart.
The majority of the data has been compiled from many different sources on the internet and the information is only as good as what has been input. Information is corroborated where possible.