Aunty Dan ToddJoanna Whilemina "Dan" Todd (1870-1946) remained single and cared for her parents and her brother in their latter years at 88 Cotton St, Castle Douglas. She was known as Dan, or Aunty Dan, and was a generous and helpful person loved by all. She maintained correspondence with many family members and several of her letters (see below) remain in the possession of Australian Todd descendants. She mostly wrote to her niece Bella Silver.

 

Elizabeth Todd (1863-1945)

Elizabeth Todd (1863-1945) married James Keegan and had three children (see below). They emigrated to America in 1912. They were naturalised in…

Frances May Speakman

Frances May Speakman who married Richard Thomas Hutchinson Frances May Speakman (known as Fanny, May, or Fanny May) had an interesting life easily…

Grace Agnes Todd (1876-1963)

Grace Agnes Todd (1876-1963) married Edward Forsyth and had two daughters (see below). Grace also wrote to her Australian niece, Bella Silver. 1.…

James Todd (1860-1944)

James Todd (1860-1944) did not marry. In 1907, he is mentioned in newspaper clipping of parent's golden wedding anniversary as living in Newcastle,…

Janet Todd (1864-1939)

Janet Todd (1864-1939) married James Silver and they had six children (see below), only four of whom survived to adulthood. After courting in…

John Todd (1832-1920)

John Todd (1832-1920) married Margaret Spiers and they had nine children. John was a gamekeeper, mostly in southwestern Scotland. The family lived at…

Margaret Todd (1858-1945)

Margaret Todd (1858-1945) married Richard Hutchinson and they had five children. They were both servants at Methven Castle. On 1891 and 1901 census,…

Maryann "Polly" Todd (1872-1948)

Maryann "Polly" Todd (1872-1948) married Robert Shennan and they had three children (see below). Maryann was known as Polly. Robert was a chemist. 1.…

Robert Todd (1868-1936)

Robert Todd (1868-1936) married Nancy Hamilton and they had five children (see below). Robert was a grocer/fruiterer at Castle Douglas. 1. John TODD,…