James Devan1

(circa 1786 - ), ID# 93
     James Devan was born circa 1786 in Ireland.2

James Devan married Janet McIndoe circa 1812.2

James and Janet appeared in the 1841 census of Cutts Farm, Inch, Wigtownshire. Their children Mary and William were listed as living with them. James was described as an Agricultural Labourer.2

Children with Janet McIndoe

  • Mary Devan 3,2
  • John Devan 3
  • Peter Devan 3
  • James Devan 3
  • Hugh Devan+ 4,3 (8 Nov 1822 - 9 Jan 1876)
  • William Devan 2
ChartsAncestors of Arthur O'Neill


  1. Garaldine Markle. "Descendants of James Devan/Devon and of Charles O'Neill". Compiled 28 Oct 2004. Hamilton, Lanarkshire.
  2. Online image of the 1841 Census for Scotland, Wigtownshire, Inch, GROS ref: Parish 886.
  3. Online image of the Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Kirkmaiden, as seen on http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/
  4. Online image death registration of Hugh Devan, died 1876, in Stranraer, as seen on http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ (General Register Office for Scotland).

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