Neil Milroy was born in Girvin, Ayrshire c.1831 Neil married Eglantine Patterson, c.1855 and they lived in Kells and Dalbeattie. In the 1871 census Eglantine's niece, Mary Chisholm, was living with the Milroy family. Neil and Eglantine had a son called Neil and Margaret Patterson had a daughter called Eglantine with her second husband, James Skimming. The two cousins, Neil (jnr) and Eglantine Skimming married in Dalbeattie in 1891.

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Many of the details on this page have been provided by another researcher who is also
a DNA match through Eglantine Paterson and her sister Margaret Paterson or Chisholm