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Pews of Lanarkshire and Ireland. Is anybody else researching them?
Posted by: Katrina Rutherford (ID *****5775) Date: April 22, 2008 at 10:04:27
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I looks as though my family came to Scotland, mainly the New Monkland area or Lanarkshire, from Ireland at the time of the potato famine.

I'm hoping someone else may be researching he same family.

here is a summary of the information I have on my family:


1. ROBERT PEW was born Abt. 1819 in Ireland, died 1859, New Monkalnd, Lanarkshire. He was the son of Thomas Pew(no info on him) and Elizabeth Shanks (b. 1789. d. 1858, Lanarkshire, daughter of Robert shanks and Elizabeth Bolton) He married JANET HASTIE She was born Abt. 1821 in Ireland died 1889, New Monkland Lanarkshire her parents were James Hastie and Mary Bell.
       
Children of ROBERT PEW and JANET HASTIE are:
2.       i.       ELIZABETH2 PEW, b. Abt. 1839, Down, Ireland.
3.       ii.       ALEXANDER PEW, b. Abt. 1842, Ireland.
4.       iii.       JAMES PEW, b. Abt. 1845, Airdrie, Lanark.
       iv.       ROBERT PEW17,17, b. Abt. 1847, Lanark17.
       v.       THOMAS PEW18,18, b. Abt. 1850, Lanark18.
5.       vi.       HENRY PEW, b. 17 abr 1855, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
6.       vii.       THOMAS PEW, b. 05 feb 1857, New Monkland, Lanark, Scotland.


Generation No. 2

2. ELIZABETH PEW was born Abt. 1839 in Down, Ireland.

Child of ELIZABETH PEW is:
       i.       JANET PEW b. 30 nov 1861, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.


3. ALEXANDER PEW was born Abt. 1842 in Ireland. He married RUTH HENDRY dec 1863 in New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, daughter of BERNARD HENDRY and SUSAN GEDDES. She was born Abt. 1844 in Ireland.
       
Children of ALEXANDER PEW and RUTH HENDRY are:

i.       ELLEN b. New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
ii.       HELEN PEW b. 13 sep 1866, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
iii.       JANET PEW b. 01 mar 1873, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
iv.       MARGARET HENDRY PEW b. 25 oct 1874, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
v.       AGNES PEW b. Abt. 1881, New Monkland, Lanarkshire.


4. JAMES PEW was born Abt. 1845 in Airdrie, Lanark. He married SUSAN HENDRIE aug 1864 in New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, daughter of BERNARD HENDRY and SUSAN GEDDES. She was born Abt. 1835 in Ireland.
       
Children of JAMES PEW and SUSAN HENDRIE are:
i.       ROBERT PEW b. 28 dic 1865, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
ii.       SUSAN GEDDES PEW b. 19 jun 1867, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
iii.       JAMES PEW b. 13 feb 1869, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
iv.       ALEXANDER PEW b. 28 sep 1870, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
v.       JANET HASTIE PEW, b. 02 may 1872, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
vi.       MARY PEW b. Abt. 1878, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.


5. HENRY PEW (was born 17 apr 1855 in New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He married MARY ANN MCDOLE 01 feb 1884 in Airdrie, County of Lanark, Scotland, daughter of HUGH MCDOLE and MARY MCLACHLAN. She was born Abt. 1858 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire.
       
Children of HENRY PEW and MARY MCDOLE are:
i.       KATIE PEW ?
7.       ii.       ROBERT PEW b. 13 dic 1884, Airdrie, County of Lanark, Scotland; d. Abt. 1970.
       iii.       HUGH MCDOLE PEW104,105, b. Abt. 1887, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, he moved to Michigan, where he died in 1974

       iv.       THOMAS PEW b. Abt. 1889, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.

       v.       CHARLES PEW b. Abt. 1890, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.


6. THOMAS PEW was born 05 feb 1857 in New Monkland, Lanark, Scotland. He married JANET ?. She was born Abt. 1856 in Airdrie, Lanarkshire.

More About THOMAS PEW:
Residence: 1901, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland127
       
Children of THOMAS PEW and JANET ? are:
       i.       MARY M PEW b. Abt. 1884, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.

       ii.       JAMES M PEW b. Abt. 1889, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.
iii.       ROBERT PEW b. Abt. 1890, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.
iv.       JOHN M PEW b. Abt. 1892, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.


Generation No. 3

7. ROBERT PEW was born 13 dec 1884 in Airdrie, County of Lanark, Scotland and died Abt. 1970. He married CATHERINE MANUEL 5 aug 1910 in Uddingston, district of Bothwell , County of Lanark, Scotland, daughter of JOHN MANUEL and MARY WHELAN. She was born Abt. 1891 in Hamilton, Lanarkshire and died 11 jul 1966.
       
Children of ROBERT PEW and CATHERINE MANUEL are (not in order):
       i.       TOMMY PEW.
       ii.       ANNA PEW.
       iii.       MARGARET PEW.
       iv.       HENRY PEW.
       v.       ANTHONY PEW.
       vi.       PHYLIS PEW.
       vii.       MARY PEW.
       viii.       HUGHY PEW.
       ix.       JOHN PEW.
       x.       ROBERT PEW, b. 23 apr 1913; d. 24 jun 1944, Normandy Beaches, France; m. AGNES, Uddingston, district of Bothwell , County of Lanark, Scotland; b. 13 oct 1912; d. 20 jun 1993, Bronx, New York, USA.

       xi.       CHARLES MCALLUM PEW, b. Abt. 1916; d. 10 sep 1964, Brighton.

8.       xii.       CATHERINE PEW, b. 15 jul 1923, Uddingston, district of Bothwell , County of Lanark. d. 04 jun 1991, Carlisle, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom.
       xiii.       THERESA PEW, b. Abt. 1927.

That's probably too much information in one go, but I hope someone out there shares some ancestry with me and gets in contact with me.
Pew is not a very common surname.

Thanks,


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