Descendants of Alexander Glenn McElroy
Generation No. 1
1. ALEXANDER GLENN1 MCELROY married JEAN WILSON.
Child of ALEXANDER MCELROY and JEAN WILSON is:
Generation No. 2
2. JOHN2 MCELROY (ALEXANDER GLENN1) died Bef. 1883. He married ELIZABETH COLTER, daughter of UNKNOWN COULTER and JEAN GRAHAM. Grand children have said John McElroy's name was Robert, which may have been his middle name.
Children of JOHN MCELROY and ELIZABETH COLTER are:
Generation No. 3
3. MARTHA MATILDA3 MCELROY (JOHN2, ALEXANDER GLENN1) was born January 21, 1864 in Carmichael, Lanarkshire, Scotland, and died May 31, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA. She married (1) WILLIAM WILSON HYSLOP December 31, 1883. He died December 15, 1895. She married (2) DUNCAN MCINNES August 30, 1897.
McInnes notes: The children of DUNCAN MCINNES AND MARTHA MCELROY will be listed on the HYSLOP page inaddition to the MCINNES page. See story below!
Abt. 1905, The story goes that Duncan McInnes went to work one morning. Martha held a 1 day household sale, sold everything. She assumed her former married name, Hyslop, paid for the previously booked passage for her and all her children and sailed for Philadelphia. Martha was pregnant when she left Scotland. Ina was stillborn in Philadelphia. The children of Duncan McInnes assumed the Hyslop name from that time forward!
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