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James Napier weaver1,2

M, #14627, b. say 19 April 1762
Last Edited: 13 Jul 2020


Father*: William Napier weaver2 b. 1727, d. 1781
Mother*: Mary Beattie2 b. s 1730
  • (Child) Birth*: James Napier weaver was born say 19 April 1762 at Kinneff & Catterline, Kincardine, Scotland, ; There are several others who might be this person but DJ has this one.3
  • He was the son of William Napier weaver and Mary Beattie.2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: James Napier weaver married Margaret Sutor say 1785.


Margaret Sutor b. s 1764


Mary Napier of London4 b. 21 Oct 1786
Sarah Napier+1 b. 14 Sep 1788, d. b 27 Apr 1827
William Napier of Blackfriars Bridge4 b. 16 Oct 1790
Elizabeth Napier of Montrose4 b. 3 May 1792
Jean Napier of Crookieden4 b. 19 Jan 1794, d. 30 Mar 1856
James Napier unmarried4 b. 20 Sep 1795
John Napier East India co unmarried4 b. 12 Jan 1798
David Napier merchant, founder of Napier Educational Trust5 b. 8 Nov 1799, d. 13 Sep 1885
Ann Napier of Marykirk6 b. 8 Nov 1799
Thomas Napier carpenter to Australia+4 b. 18 Jul 1802, d. 7 Feb 1881
Robert Napier of Edinburgh4 b. 9 Dec 1804
Susan Napier of Marykirk+4 b. 14 Jul 1807, d. 1840


  1. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XBHV-69Z : 2
    January 2015), Sarah Napier, 14 Sep 1788; citing MARYKIRK,KINCARDINE,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 993,322. [April 2017]
  2. [S40] JF via MyHeritage and email; also 'The Barber Chronicle' book detailing the Napier & Myers families of Marykirk and Australia among others [May 2020].
  3. [S40] Ancestry trees DJ https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8174210.. [April 2017]
  4. [S56] Unknown compiler, Search results from Historical Records; 1-11 of 11 results for Father Name: james napier, Mother Name: margaret sutor [April 2017].
  5. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/
    Home / Newspapers & Gazettes / Browse / Brechin Advertiser / 9 January 1883 [Jun 2020].
  6. [S34] The Barber Family Chronicle, complied by Helen Carnegie, printed 1970s, digitallyscanned &published to web by www.digbys.co, on behalf of copywright owner David Deynes Barber, Kew, Melbourne, and PCC's copy printed on demand by Lulu [Jun 2020].