- Baptised: 23 November 1707, Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland
- Marriage (1): LOVIE, John
In the Old Parish Register of Saint Nicholas Parish, Aberdeen, Margaret Strachan's parents were recorded as 'William Strachan shoemaker & Barbara Anderson his spouse'. One of the witnesses was Alexander Strachan of Dalkaikie.
Margaret married John LOVIE, son of John LOVIE and Jean HILL. (John LOVIE was baptised on 9 May 1694 in Old Machar parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.)
Old Parish Register
Old Machar Parish Aberdeenshire
"December Fourth 1725
Compeared John Lovie and Margaret Strachan within this parish of Old Machar & contracted marriage according to order. They consigned no pledges. Alexr Cooper merchant in Old Abdn caunr for the man John Strachan shoomaker there Caur for the woman& the saids persons Caur for their pledges. They were orderly proclaimed & married here be mr William Smith minr of the Gospel in Old Abdn December twenty eight seventeen hundred and twenty five years"