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  Renfrew, Scotland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Renfrew (Rinn FriĆ¹ in Scottish Gaelic) is a small town, located six miles west of Glasgow on the west coast of Scotland.
Renfrew is known as the "Birthplace of the Royal Stewarts" and has held royal burgh status for over 600 years.
Renfrew was a parliamentary burgh as a component of Glasgow Burghs from 1708 to 1832, and as a component of Kilmarnock Burghs from 1832 to 1918, when it was merged into the East Renfrewshire constituency.
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 Mark Pilling Family History - pilg170 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
was born 6 Jul 1710 in Ballicaule, Rothesay, Bute, Scotland and was christened 6 Jul 1710 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
was born 27 Mar 1715 in Ballicaule, Rothesay, Bute, Scotland and was christened 27 Mar 1715 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
was born 25 Mar 1716 in Ballicaule, Rothesay, Bute, Scotland and was christened 26 Mar 1716 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
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 History of Ryegate - Chapter VIII
The patron of Renfrew, in 1782, was the Earl of Glencairn.
The barony of Renfrew was the first possession of the Stewart family in Scotland, and gives the title of Baron Renfrew to the Prince of Wales.
Whitelaw received from Scotland, and are preserved, indicate to what an extent the idea of emigration had taken hold of the public mind, and how carefully each point had been considered.
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 Renfrew - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Renfrew (Ontario), town in Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, 78 km (48 mi) west of Ottawa, on the Trans-Canada Highway and Provincial Highway 17.
Clyde, river, south central Scotland, 171 km (106 mi) long, noted for beautiful scenery.
It rises as a mountain stream in the Lowther Hills in...
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 Martin - pafg56 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Mary H BURRITT was born in 1879 in Pembrooke, Renfrew, Ontario.
Jessie I BURRITT was born in 1880 in Pembrooke, Renfrew, Ontario.
Marion BURRITT was born in 1886 in Pembrooke, Renfrew, Ontario.
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 Descendants of William Mc Gregor of Renfrew, Scotland
William1 Mc Gregor was born circa 1797 in Renfrew, Scotland.
Amelia was born circa 1819 in Campsie, Sterling, Scotland.
Elizabeth was born circa 1822 in Campsie, Sterling, Scotland.
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 Mark Pilling Family History - pilg84 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
was born in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland and was christened 21 Sep 1755 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
was born in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland and was christened 3 Jul 1759 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
was christened 7 Sep 1807 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
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 Major Hugh Maclure Hodgart, MC, Royal Engineers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The 1881 British Census indicates that a Mathew Hodgart was residing in Greatflat Villas on Renfrew Road, Abbey, Renfrew, Scotland.
Mathew Hodgart had been born in Quarrelton, Renfrew, Scotland and was 64 years old at the time of the census.
As of March of 1977 the firm was located on Renfrew Road in Paisley, but the firm ceased to exist shortly thereafter due to liquidation [39].
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 1867 Births, Renfrew, Scotland
1866 Births in the Parish of in the County of Renfrew
1867 Births in the Parish of Cathcart in the County of Renfrew
1867 Births in the Parish of Eaglesham in the County of Renfrew
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 MacLeod Family Website - pafg23 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Janet Sym McCunn-2407 was christened on 29 Oct 1827 in Greenock New, Renfrew, Scotland.
Isabella McCunn-2404 was christened on 25 Jul 1830 in Greenock East, Renfrew, Scotland.
Niel MacVicar-3591 was born on 15 Jul 1832 in North Uist, Inverness, Scotland.
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 The Bailey Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Elizabeth MCKECHNIE was born on 8 Nov 1819 in Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland.
Isobel MCKECHNIE was born on 5 Oct 1791 in Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland.
Marion MCKECHNIE was born on 4 Aug 1782 in Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland.
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Scotland General Registry Office, Marriage record appears to be a notice of intended marriage, specifically is Form No. 1, for parties residing in different Parishes or Districts.
Birth place was Scotland, is a citizen of U.S.A., Widowed, SSN 527-03-8264, Usual occupation was T.V. Repairman, resided in Washington State, Grays Harbor County, Aberdeen, 6518 Manor Rd. Father was William McAulay and Mother was Christina Bolen.
Sunday at St. John's Hospital.He was born in Scotland, the son of William and Matilda Thompson McAuley and resided in Springfield since 1904.
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 Lodge Prince of Wales, Renfrew, Scotland (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
We believe Lodge Prince of Wales to be one of the foremost lodges operating under the auspices of The Provincial Grand Lodge of Renfrewshire East and The Grand Lodge of Scotland.
Known throughout Scotland as "The Cradle of The Royal Stewarts" the town of Renfrew is proud of it's historic connections with The Royal Family - A connection which exists to this day through The Prince of Wales who also holds the title of "Baron of Renfrew".
The history of freemasonry in the town of Renfrew can be traced back to 1777 when the first "Lodge of Renfrew" was founded on the 17th of November in that year.
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 hill - pafg122 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Alexander (Sandy) HILL Jr [Parents] was born on 1 Mar 1811 in Abbey, Johnston, Renfrew, SCOTLAND and was christened on 10 Mar 1811 in Abbey, Johnston, Renfrew, SCOTLAND.
Alexander married Elizabeth BURNETT on 12 Aug 1872 in Of, Johnston, Renfrew, SCOTLAND.
Harriet BURRETT was born in 1815 in Of, Johnston, Renfrew, SCOTLAND.
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 renfrew,renfrewshire Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The former county town of the old county of Renfrewshire, located 3 miles north-east of Paisley and 5 miles west of Glasgow.
In the 12th century Renfrew was created a burgh (a royal burgh in 1396) and Renfrew Castle and its lands were granted to Walter Fitz-Alan, the first High Steward of Scotland.
There are few remains of the castle and the 19th century parish church includes some 15th century effigies.
pressinfo.co.uk /renfrew   (232 words)

  
 Renfrew Leisure Centre - Renfrewshire Leisure Limited
This excellent new sports facility opened its doors to the public in June 2004 and has become hugely popular with the people of Renfrew thanks to its range of programmes offering sport and leisure opportunities to suit every age and ability.
Renfrew Leisure Centre currently runs over 28 different activities so there is bound to be one for you on offer.
Renfrew Leisure Centre has added a new programme for 2006 for children aged....
www.renfrewshireleisure.com /centre/renfrewlc.asp   (231 words)

  
 Ancestors - pafg92 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albert Earnest BURRITT [Parents] was born in 1867 in Deux Rivieres, Renfrew, Ontario.
Helen FRAITER on 5 Jun 1774 in Ancrum, Roxburgh, Scotland.
on 18 Oct 1778 in Ancrum, Roxburgh, Scotland.
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 Renfrew Victory Baths - Renfrewshire Leisure Limited
Renfrew Victory Baths is an Edwardian 25 yard pool with a great sense of history and tradition.
Renfrew Victory Baths currently runs 18 different activities.
Head towards Paisley on the A741 the pool is immediately on the right next to Renfrew Sea Scouts.
www.renfrewshireleisure.com /centre/renfrew.asp   (207 words)

  
 your help   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
I'm at present working on a document welcoming new recruits to the Renfrew ferry when ever we go to recruit new staff.
My Mother was born in Renfrew and went to Moorpark school in the 30's later becoming a Tracer at Babcocks and lived at McGregor Avenue, her father William Miller was a Pattern Maker and worked at Babcocks all his working life.
My Great Great Great Grandfather came from Renfrew Scotland To Pennsylvania U.S.A. in 1774 I have never been to Scotland but would like to someday.
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 Descendants of Robert Gardner (1903)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
WILLIAM (1763), born between 28 June 1732 and 1733 at Milntown, Kilmalcom, Renfrew, Scotland; married Christian Henderson (1764).
ROBERT (1761), born 12 March 1781 at Bogstown, Houston, Renfrew, Scotland; married Margaret Calender (1762).
Gardner, Archibald, second Bishop of the West Jordan Ward, Salt Lake county, Utah, was born Sept. 2, 1814, in Kilsyth, Sterlingshire, Scotland, the son of Robert Gardner and Margaret Calinder.
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 Renfrew - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Renfrew, Scotland, a small town in the west of Scotland
Renfrew District, a former local government district in Scotland
Renfrew, mis-remembered name for lunatic and/or servant character Renfield from Dracula tales
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 Renfrew hotels. Hotel reservations in Renfrew. Cheap hotel rooms and discount b&b accommodation.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Whatever your choice of hotel in Renfrew, we want you to be certain that your stay will be as trouble free and enjoyable as possible.
Many hotels in Renfrew offer special internet bargain deals, with discount hotel rooms, so not only can you get all the information about the accommodation you need, you can also save money by making your hotel reservations online now.
Only details of active hotels in Renfrew that can accept online room reservations are shown with hotel booking icons so you may not always be able to find every hotel.
www.hotellink.co.uk /docs/uk/scotland/renfrewshire/renfrew/hotels001.htm   (562 words)

  
 Hotels, Inns, Bed and Breakfast Accommodation Renfrew, Renfrewshire, UK.
Hotels, inns, guesthouses and bed and breakfast accommodation in Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland.
This commended 145 bedroom hotel is ideally located for the West of Scotland, only 1 mile from Glasgow Airport, 5 minutes from the Braehead Shopping Centre and 10 minutes from Glasgow city centre.
The delights of Glasgow, one of the world's most exciting cities, are but a fifteen minute drive from the hotel.
www.databrowse.co.uk /hotels/Renfrewshire/Renfrew.html   (202 words)

  
 Glasgow University Archive Services - Collections - Summary Catalogue - Records of William Simons & Co Ltd, ship ...
The same year saw the fourth and final change of location when the firm moved to Renfrew, Scotland, taking over the iron foundry of Fox, Henderson and Co and the shipyard of J W Hoby and Co.
Being now in a position to supply their own propelling machinery as well as hulls, passenger liners, cargo vessels, and river steamers were built as the normal run of production during the first 10 years at Renfrew.
In 1959 G and J Weir Ltd merged William Simons and Co Ltd with the newly acquired Lobnitz and Co Ltd, shipbuilders, Renfrew to form Simons-Lobnitz Ltd, shipbuilders.
www.archives.gla.ac.uk /collects/catalog/ugd/101-150/ugd114.html   (986 words)

  
 Scott Holmes' Genealogy - Ancestors of William Warnock
WILLIAM ADAM WARNOCK, born April 21, 1837 in Glasgow, Scotland; died October 10, 1930 in Sigurd, Sevier, UT.
ANDREW WARNOCK, born April 02, 1763 in Paisley, Renfrew, SCOTLAND; died 1847; married ELIZABETH BROWN October 30, 1790.
ALEXANDER BROWN, born July 21, 1727 in Bridgend of Craufordland, SCOTLAND; married MARTHA GEMMIL December 18, 1758.
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 Glasgow University Archive Services - Collections - Summary Catalogue - Records of Simons-Lobnitz Ltd, shipbuilders, ...
Although it had been intended to close the yards by July 1963 this target was not achieved, largely due to labour disputes.
The final launch from Renfrew took place on 27 December 1963 when Hopper Barge No. 3 was put into the water under the supervision of Alexander Stephen and Sons Ltd. All activity ceased following the trials of that vessel and her departure on delivery to Calcutta, India, at the close of April 1964.
Held under the charge and superintendence of the Keeper of the Records of Scotland.
www.archives.gla.ac.uk /collects/catalog/ugd/201-250/ugd215.html   (676 words)

  
 The Rotary Club of Renfrew
Scottish Poppy Appeal in Renfrew launches on the 18th Oct 2006 more...
My name is Eddie Williams; I have just been installed as President of Renfrew Rotary, having taken over from Jack Winch who has had a very successful year.
The Renfrew Club has been in existence for over 50 years and is a
www.renfrew-rotary.org.uk /index.html   (185 words)

  
 Renfrew: Dean Park Hotel - Traveler Reviews - Good location and great food - TripAdvisor
Pleasant hotel 2 miles from airport; near some of Scotland's most spectacular scenery such as Loch Lomond & Robert Burns Country.
Renfrew: Dean Park Hotel: "Be careful which room you choose!"
Renfrew: Dean Park Hotel: "Cannot be beaten, for airport departures"
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 Rennie Mackintosh Renfrew Hotel - Discount Glasgow Hotel Reservations
The Rennie Mackintosh Renfrew Street Hotel, Glasgow is located on a main road, nearby to a number of pubs and a cinema.
Rooms, at the no frills, slightly dated Rennie Mackintosh Renfrew, are adequately sized.
Drive time from Glasgow International Airport to the Rennie Mackintosh Renfrew Street Hotel is approximately 35 minutes.
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 Descendants of Robert Gardner (1903)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Born in Kilsythe, 12 miles east of Glasgow, Scotland, September 2, 1814, he moved with his family to Canada when a lad, settling in the backwoods.
He continued to live with his parents, grew to be an expert axman, and took large contracts to furnish hewn timbers to shipbuilders, and later with little money, but plenty of determination, he undertook to build a gristmill as one was sorely needed in Warwick.
Biography from the LDS Biographical Encyclopedia: Gardner, Archibald, second Bishop of the West Jordan Ward, Salt Lake county, Utah, was born Sept. 2, 1814, in Kilsyth, Sterlingshire, Scotland, the son of Robert Gardner and Margaret Calinder.
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