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David Neave architect

M, #12475, b. 17 March 1773, d. 18 January 1841
Last Edited: 7 Aug 2022


Father*: Thomas Neave b. c 1734, d. 18 Oct 1813
Mother*: Jean Tarbat b. c 1740, d. 30 Mar 1819
  • Birth*: David Neave architect was born on 17 March 1773 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1,2
  • He was the son of Thomas Neave and Jean Tarbat.
  • Marriage*: David Neave architect married Mary Chalmers, daughter of Somebody Chalmers and Jean Somebody, on Monday, 8 November 1802 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, .3
  • (Erector) Memorial Inscription*: A Headstone was erected by David Neave architect circa 1814 at The Howff, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads ob with urn, by David Neave mason and architect in Dundee imo fa Thomas Neave 18.10.1813 79, da Ann 27/12/1810 15m.4
  • Death*: He died on 18 January 1841 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 67.5,6,2
  • Occupation*: Circa 1800 David was Architect & Town Planner in Dundee.4
  • Newspaper Article*: He was mentioned in a newspaper article Contractors Wanted To execute additional BUILDINGS at the LUNATIC ASYLUM ... on 3 December 1824 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, .7
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Mary Chalmers died on 27 March 1841 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; Chalmers (Neave), Mary, died 27 Mar 1841 aged 58 years, born Glammis, cause bursting of a blood vessel, widow of David Veave Architect.8
  • Will*: David Neave architect left a will on 20 April 1841 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; Personal Estate of David Neave architect in Dundee
    Drawn up on 18 April 1827
    Codicill dated 2 July 1831
    Value of Estate £1826/4/6
    Disposition and Settlelment dated 27/1/1841 Edinburgh.6


Mary Chalmers b. c 1782, d. 27 Mar 1841


David Neave architect+ b. 15 Jul 1806
Ann Neave b. 4 Sep 1809, d. 27 Dec 1810
Thomas Neave+ b. 19 Oct 1811
James Neave b. 8 Nov 1813, d. 4 Dec 1841


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS [Jan 2009].
  2. [S40] Email contact via Genes on the Web ER [Sept 2018].
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), M112824 [Jan 2009].
  4. [S53] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Dundee & Broughty Ferry vol 4, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (unknown publish date) 0 901061 25 5 Angus Monumental Inscriptions (pre 1855) Ed Alison Mitchell pg 107, ref 977*.
  5. [S40] GB query [Jan 2004].
  6. [S57] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1841 David NEAVE SC45/31/5 Dundee Sheriff Court 6 pages [Sept 2018].
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Newspapers and Periodicals collect, Perthshire Courier [Jun 2018].
  8. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) FDCA Howff Burials File https://www.fdca.org.uk/pdf%20files/HowffC04.pdf [Sep 2018].