Marion Purves

October 1658–
Prestonkirk, Haddingtonshire, Scotland

The Life of Marion

When Marion Purves was born in October 1658, in Prestonkirk, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, her father, James Purves, was 28 and her mother, Agnes Spens, was 25. She married Thomas Polwart about 1683, in Berwickshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Polwart
1656–
Marion Purves
1658–
Marriage: about 1683
Margaret Polwart
1685–
John Polewart
1696–

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Polwart

    Male1656–Male

    Female1658–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1683
Berwickshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    James Purves

    Male1630–Male

    Agnes Spens

    Female1633–Female

siblings

(2)

    Johne Purves

    Male1654–Male

    Female1658–Female

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Purvis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marion Purves in entry for John Polewart, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Marione Purves, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Marion Purves in entry for Margaret Polwart, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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