Sweet Family West of Scotland

Source: OPR

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Reference Number 644/001 0200 0045
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Birth: Mary Ann GRAHAM

Notes

OPR

Graham: Peter Graham Change keeper and Jean Jamieson, a lawful daughter, Mary, born 29th December 1800. Witness John Paterson and Thomas Logan

A Change keeper is an Inn-keeper

On the 1861 census Her widower husband, James Sweet age 62, is living next door to her brother James Graham age 40.

Around the same time in Langside a Wallace Graham was having children with his wife Christina:
Wallace Graham and Christina Forest in Langside had their fifth child born and baptized 10 May named Margaret. Possibly this was a brother pf Peter Graham and perhaps this was where the name Wallace was introduced into the Sweet line.