G6: 1931 George Shiels

George was the second child of William and Isabella (Campbell) Shiels. He was born April 17, 1931 and married Mamie Marshall.

George was the last Shiels to own the family home, East Mains. He modernized it and sold it in 1980. He is a fireman at Biggar and is now retired and living in Biggar. Mamie died August 5, 2000.

George & Mamie have four children

  • William married Margaret McCreida. Bill works for Terex, a large earth moving equipment manufacturer. Margaret has her own hair dressing shop in Carstairs. Bill and Margaret have two children, Stephen and Stuart.
  • Robert is not married and works as a caretaker on an estate near Oban, Scotland.
  • George is married to Lorraine and has two sons. George also works at Terex, a large earth moving equipment manufacturer.
  • Janis is married to Campbell Graham and has two sons.