Ancestry of James Forrest Younge

This is what I know of the ancestry of James Forrest Younge (so far). After the death of his first wife in 1900, James emigrated from Scotland to South Africa, leaving his children in Glasgow with his mother. After the death of James’ father, his mother and children joined him in South Africa around 1908.

James Forrest Younge (b. 12 May 1876, Mullingar, Westmeath, Ireland; m1. Mary Roy MacRae, 28 Jul 1894, Dennistoun, Lanarkshire, Scotland; m2. Ethel Mary Bayman, abt 1905, Port Elizabeth, South Africa; d. 6 Nov 1942, Bulawayo, Rhodesia)

Parents

William Young (b. abt 1847, Glasgow, Scotland; d. probably in Glasgow)
Susan Forrest (b. 20 Mar 1849, Glasgow, Scotland; d. 10 Oct 1930, Bulawayo, Rhodesia)
* married 21 Sep 1870, Bridgeton, Glasgow, Scotland
+ children: Mary Hunter Young (1871- ), Archibald Young (1872- ), Williamina “Mina” Young (1875- ), James Forrest Young (1876-1942), Archibald (1879- ), Allan Gillespie (1886-1935).

Grandparents

Archibald Young (b. abt 1808, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire, Scotland; d. 27 Apr 1883, Dennistoun, Lanarkshire, Scotland)
Janet Spence (b. abt 1811, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire, Scotland; d. 6 Mar 1885, Dennistoun, Lanarkshire, Scotland)
* married 13 Nov 1829, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire, Scotland
+ children: Christian or Christina Young (1833- ), Marion Young (1835-bef 1837), Marion Young (1837-bef 1841), James Young (1841- ), Thomas Young (1842- ), William Young (1847- ), Marion Young (1851- ), Archibald Young (1855- ).

James Forrest (b. 16 Jun 1828, Glasgow, Scotland; d. 7 May 1890, Calton, Glasgow, Scotland)
Margaret Henderson (b. abt 1829, Clackmannan, Scotland)
* married 27 Apr 1849, Glasgow, Scotland
+ children: Susan Forrest (1849-1930), Joan Forrest (1849- ), William Forrest (1852- ).

Great Grandparents

James Young
Christian (or Christina) Muir
* married 10 Apr 1796, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire, Scotland
+ children: James Young (1795- ), William Young (1797- ), Archibald Young (1808-1883).

William Spence (b. abt 1778, Ireland)
Marion Wallace (b. abt 1781, Scotland)
+ children: Janet Spence (1811-1886), Margaret Spence (1809-1875).

William Forrest
Susan Wright (b. abt 1786, Glasgow, Scotland; d. 10 Feb 1867, Calton, Glasgow, Scotland)
+ children: William Forrest (1820- ), James Forrest (1828-1890).

Great-great Grandparents

William Wright
Margaret Balfour
+ children: Susan Wright (1786-1867).

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