Jennet Runciman1

(circa May 1732 - )
Father*Richard Rynsiman1 (circa Apr 1701 - bet. 1768 - 1780)
Mother*Jennet Gourlay1 (say 1705 - )


     Jennet Runciman was born circa May 1732 in the Par. of Whitekirk & Tynninghame, ELN, SCT.1 She was baptized on 28 May 1732 at Whitekirk & Tynninghame, East Lothian.1
     Janet Runciman married Joseph Horseburgh on 19 May 1753 North Berwick, ELN, SCT, known children: Richard (1754), Joseph (1755), Janet (1758), James (1762), Margaret (1764), Margaret (1766), Joan (1768), Rannie (F) (1770.)2
With the known children of Joseph and Jennet/Janet's including a Richard and a Janet, along with the rather rare Rannie, the name of Jennet's sister, it is assumed that Jennet is the daughter of Richard RUNCIMAN & Jennet GOURLAY baptised at Whitekirk & Tynninghame in 1732.3,2,1
ChartsLineage 1b: William (JAMIESON/WISHART) RUNCIMAN of Crail
Last Edited12 Feb 2014


  1. [S102] Scotlands People Index, "OPR East Lothian, SCT RUNCIMAN Births 1538-1854", Birth/bap.? 28 May 1732 Jennet d/o Richard RUNCIMAN & Jennet GOURLAY, Whitekirk & Tynninghame, 723/ 0010 0077, extracted from index Feb 2010.
  2. [S103] Scotlands People Index, "OPR East Lothian SctP RUNCIMAN Marriages 1538-1854", Marr. 19 May 1753 Janet RUNCIMAN & Joseph HORSEBURGH, Nth Berwick, ELN, 713/ 0030 0268, extracted from index May 2012.
  3. [S4] Lorna Henderson, "RUNCIMAN Conclusions", Jan 2014.
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