Andrew McCrackan

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ChartsAncestors of Edward Ambrose Cooke
Andrew McCrackan, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born about 1700.1 He died 26 January 1779, aged 79 years.1 Both he and his wife were buried (or at least memorialized together on a single stone) at Old Luce Churchyard, Glenluce, Galloway, Scotland.1,2

Andrew married (1) Margaret McDowall, about 1724;1 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Agnes McCarmick, after 1742. The ancestry of both wives is unknown (or not traced here).1

Family 1

Margaret McDowall b. 10 Jan 1703, d. 18 May 1742
  • James McCrackan3 b. 1725, d. 4 Feb 1769
  • Alexander McCrackan3 b. 1728, d. 22 Apr 1812
  • John McCrackan3 b. 10 May 1733, d. bef. 9 Feb 1769
  • William McCrackan+3 b. 22 Jan 1736, d. 3 Jul 1809
  • Grisel McCrackan3 b. 3 Sep 1738, d. aft. 16 Jul 1763
  • Janet McCrackan1 b. 1742, d. 1742

Family 2

Agnes McCarmick b. abt. 1697, d. 26 Nov 1770
This person was last edited on23 Dec 2022


  1. [S2323] Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed Aug 2022), memorial page for Andrew McCrackan, Find a Grave memorial #167969198, maintained by kwmtex, further cited as Find A Grave. Citing Glenluce & New Luce Kirkyards by Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society.
  2. [S2585] , Wigtownshire Memorial Inscriptions: Glenluce Old Kirkyard ... and New Luce Kirkyard(Dumfries, Scotland: Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society), 21, further cited as Wigtownshire Memorial Inscriptions: Glenluce Old Kirkyard ... and New Luce Kirkyard. "This stone is erected by Alexander McCracken in memory of his parets Andrew McCracken late tennant in Barnsallie who died Jany the 29th 1779 aged 79 years. And also of Margret McDowall his spouse who died May 1 1742 aged 39 years."
  3. [S130] Peter Wilson Coldham, American Wills Proved in London 1611-1775(Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1992), 242, further cited as Coldham, American Wills in London.