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GENEALOGY COLLECTION 






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PART LXIV. MARCH 1914. 



SCOTTISH RECORD SOCIETY. 






PARISH OF H0LYR00DH0USE OR 
CANONGATE. 



Register of Marriages, i 564-1800. 



MACLAREN- ROBERTSON.) 



EDINBURGH: 

PRINTED FOR THE SOCIETY BY J. SKINNER 4 COMPANY, LTD. 
1914. 



1403880 

15641800] Canongate Register of Marriages. ^11 

Maclaren, James, gentleman's servant, and Margaret Burnet, daughter 

of Henry Burnet, farmer in Gladsmoor 4 Nov. 1794 

„ James, drummer in the 79th Regiment, and Ann Gillespie, 

daughter of James Gillespie 23 Dec. 1797 

„ Janet, daughter of George M'Learen, overseer at Fordel 

Colliery, and Alexander Marton, mariner 27 Feb. 1794 

,, Janet, daughter of James M'Learen, shoemaker in Stirling, 

and John Ronalds, corporal in the Pembrock Shire 

Fencibles 11 Sept. 1797 

„ John, indueller, and Jean Nicoll, residenter 15 July 1727 

„ John, gardner, and Jean Rolland 1 Jan. 1776 

„ John, tailor, and Janet Smith, daughter of [ohn Smith, flesher 

in Pebles 3 Now 1798 

„ Mr. Joseph, surgeon in the first Batalion of Scots Royals, and 

Miss Margarate M'Gregor, daughter of the Revd. Mr. 

Joseph M'Gregor, minister of the Gailic Chaple, Edinburgh 

21 Mar. 1798 
„ Josephine, daughter to the deceased John M 'Learn, labourer, 

and John Marshall, tailor 13 Nov. 1778 

,, Katherine, daughter of Peter M'Learen, porter in Edinburgh, 

and John Ross, wright 22 Sept. 1798 

„ Mary, daughter of John M'Learin, farmer in Stirlingshire, and 

Donald M'Leod, labourer 11 June 1799 

„ Patrick, cabinet maker, and Margaret Robison, servant to John 

Robertson, dyster in Caltoun 29 May 1708 

„ Rachel, daughter of Dugall M'Lairen, shoemaker in Fissherow, 

and George Ross, gentleman's servant 21 May 1702 

„ William, and Elspet Imbrie m. 9 Sept. 1686 

M'Lashie, George, lapper, and Charlotte Morison, daughter of the 

deceased John Morrison, labourer 18 Sept. 1789 

Maclaurin, Dougal, painter, and Mis Anna Ogilvie, daughter to the 

deceased Mr. John Ogilvie, late minister of the gospell at 

Inverwick, now resideing in the College Kirk parish, Edin- 
burgh 21 May 1766 
„ Duncan, souldier in Livetennent Collonell James Scott his com- 

panie in the Regiment of Guairds, and Jean Bizitt, servitrix 

to Gilbert Berrie, coachman to the Countess of Roxburgh 

p. 10, m. 21 May 1698 
„ Duncan, in Canon, and Janet Bell, daughter of Andrew Bell, 

merchant in Falkirk 3 June 1799 

,, Mary, daughter to William Maclaurin, tailor, and William 

Ross, lintdresser 20 May 1763 

Maclay, Janet, in the parochin of Dunse, and Alexander Auchin- 

moutie Sabbath, 24 Sept. 1654 

M'Lea, Jessie, daughter of John M'Lea, factorat Kilbegie, and John 

Peacock, mariner in the parish of Tilyallan 31 July 1800 

., Mary, daughter of David M'Lea, farmer in Kelso, and David 

Forrest, stocking maker 5 July 1798 

Maclean, Adam, soldier in the 62nd Regment, and Mary M'Kenzie, 

daughter of the deceased John M'Kenzie 7 Nov. 1789 

„ Alexander, one of His Majestie's blue gowns {alias Royal 

Beggars), and Mary Wilson 14 Oct. 1778 

„ Alexander, labourer, and Isabell M'fee, daughter of the 

deceased James M'fee, hairdresser in the Grassmarkt 1 Mar. 1791 

„ Alexander, labourer, and Kathrene M'Donald, daughter of 

Duncan M'Donald, labourer in Inverness 27 Sept. 1794 

,, Ann, daughter of the deceased John M'Lean, and Agnes 

M'donald, soldier in the 1st Regimentt of Royals 24 Sept. 1790 

„ Ann, daughter of John M'Lean, soldier in the 42nd Regiment, 

and Joseph Steedman, soldier in the Northfolk Cavilry 15 Mar. 1798 
,, Catherine, and David Gilchrist, travleing merchant 23 Nov. 176; 



338 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1800 

Maclean, Charles, in Innerlochie, and Agnes Morisone, mar. in the 

kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 25 Oct., m. Tuysday 24 Nov. 1657 
„ Daniel, servant, and Helen Tennent, daughter of George 

Tennent, fanner's servant in Calder 3 Nov. 1796 

David, waitter, and Elizabeth Black 1 July 1777 

Elizabeth, daughter of John M'Lean, soldier in 42nd Regiment, 

and Donald M'Gregor, soldier in the 47th Regiment 14 May 1798 

Evan, mason, and Ann Thomson, daughter of John Thomson, 

labourer 3 Sept. 1792 

Fanny, daughter of the deceased John M'Lean, and James 

Allison, shoemaker 12 Nov. 1787 

Flora, daughter of Malcom M'Lean, innkeeper in Edinburgh, 

and John Simpson, in the Edinburgh Batalion 29th May 1795 

Heugh, labourer, and Christian Monro, daughter of Alexander 

Monro of the parish ofCulcairn 12. May 1792 

James, flesher, and Mary M'Naughton, daughter of John 

M'Naughton, residenter in Edinburgh ; witness, Alex. 

Wilson 4 Nov. 1799 

Janet, and William Hog, journeyman smith 3 Sept. 1768 

Janet, daughter of John M'Lean, and Thomas Mathison, tailor 

31 May 1784 
Janet, and Thomas Longfoord, pentioner 18 June 17S4 

Janet, and Peter M'Gregor, soldier in the 42nd Regiment, now 

quartered in the Castle of Edinburgh 5 Aug. 1791 

Janet, daughter of James M'Lean, merchant in Edinburgh, and 

John Tucker, cooper 9 June 1800 

Jean, servitrix to James Gordon, merchand bulges of Edin- 
burgh, and John Aitken, younger, wright 2 Feb. 1723 
Jean, and George Carthrea. merchant Dec. 1772 
John, gentleman's servant, and Janet Strachan, late in the 

parish of Clackmannan 2 Dec. 1749 

John, shipmaster, and Nansie Irland, daughter to the deceased 

James Irland, marchant in Glasgow 10 April 1781 

John, labourer, and Margrat M'Kenzie, daughter of Alexander 

M'Kenzie, labourer 16 June 1785 

John, flaxdresser, and Barbra Riddel], daughter of William 

Riddell, shoemaker in Aberdeen 1 May 1787 

John, soldier in the 2nd Battalion of Argyleshire Fencibles, 

and Margaret M'Leod, daughter of John M'Leod in the Isle 

of Sky 2 Mar. 1796 

John, soldier in the Northamton Fencibles, and Elizabeth 

Cameron, daughter of John Cameron, taylor in Falkirk 6 April 1799 
Katherine, indweller, and John Robertson, junior, staymaker, 

28 Nov. 1767 
Katherine, daughter of Heugh M'Lean, and Alexander Ander- 
son, waiter 18 May 1791 
Margaret, late servitrix to John Broune, merchant in Edin- 
burgh, and Wdliam Browne, cordener in Potterraw 

p. 12 May, m. 1 June 1705 
Margaret, daughter of Dougal M'Lean, shoemaker in Fort 

William, and David Sinclair, soldier in the 92nd Regiment 

14 Mar. [800 
Marion, and William Schaw, by Mr. Thomas Wilkie 

p. 20 Oct., m. 22 Nov. 1689 
Marion, daughter of William M'Lean, labourer, and William 

Binklay, harnessmaker 7 Jan. 1788 

Minnie, daughter of M'Lean, farmer at Coll, and Henry 

Sutherland, gentleman's servant 2 Jan 1795 

Neil, journeyman weaver, and Margaret Miller, daughter to 

John Miller, land labourer in the parish of Pollwart 8 July 1758 






(9 1564-1800] Canongate Register of Marriages. 339 

\ 

Maclean, Neil, labourer, and Anabel M'Kenzie, daughter of John 

M'Kenziein Loch Broom 3 Dec. 1787 

; „ Walter, seaman, and Margaret Cunninghame, daughter of 

William Cunninghame, chemist, Hope Park End 7 Mar. 1796 

William, servitour to William Nisbet of Dirletoun, and 
Margaret Hamiltone, laufull daughter to the deceast John 
Hatniltoune, sometymebaillie of Prestoune, in ye paroch of 
Prestounpans 9 Feb. 1 701 

_> „ William, and Agnes Henderson 9 Feb. 1734 

- * „ William, mason, and Elisabeth Laing 18 Sept. 1786 

<~\ „ William, soldier in the Duke of York's Regiment, and Christian 
V\ M'Leod, daughter of Murdoch M'Leod, porter in Edin- 

burgh 4 Oct. i79« 

Macleish, Janet, daughter of Daniel M'Leish, gardiner in Preston- 
panns, and Robert Laidlaw, wright ; witness, Robert Ledlee 
>^ 25 May 1793 

' „ Jean, daughter of James M'Leish, gairdner in the parish of St. 

Cuthberts, and John Gibson, stocking frame maker 31 .May 1787 

John, taylor, residenter, and Janet Bridges, daughter of 

Bridges, mariner in Kirkaldy 18 July 1796 

John, wright, and Jean Gilchrist, daughter of Daniel Gilchrist, 

residenter in Carstairs 30 July 1799 

Maclellan, Donald, soldier in the Regiment lately commanded by 
Colonel Keith, and Agnes M'Kinzie, widow of James Frazer, 

sometime soldier in the Regiment of foot 28 May 1763 

„ Donald, late soldier in the 37th Regiment of foot, commanded 

by General Stuart, and Euphan Calquhon 14 Jan. 1764 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John M'Lellan, teacher in Dumblain, 

and Andrew Scott, shoemaker 12 Feb. 1798 

,, Helen, and John Web 21 May 1734 

„ Janet, relick of William Halliday, merchant burges of Edin- 
burgh, and William Chisholm of Parkhill, one of the train 
O of Artillery 21 Oct. 1721 

„ Janet, daughter to the deceased John M'Lellan, residenter, and 

John Purviss, soldier in the 25th Regment 17 Jan. 1782 

„ John, smith, and Ann M'Kenzie, daughter of Alexander 

M'Kenzie, marble cutter 21 Oct. 1787 

„ Margaret, and Kenneth Sutherland, labourer 30 Oct. 1782 

„ Mary, and Carlo , gentleman's servant 4 June 1770 

Maclelland, Isabella, daughter of John M'Lelland in the shire of 

Galloway, and Joseph Thomson, officer in the Army 7 May 1796 

„ John, merchant's clerk, and Agnes Herriott, daughter of the 

deceased John Herriott, shoemaker in Edinburgh 22 June 1785 

Maclennan, Christina, and John Wilson 25 Feb. 1564 

„ Donald, labourer, and Janet CampDell 11 June 1767 

„ Donald, soldier in the 78th Regiment, and Elizabeth M'Kenzie, 
daughter to Alexander M'Kenzie, late serjant in the 78th 
Regment 26 July 1784 

„ Elizabeth, and James Beton mar. about 2C Aug. 1 567 

„ Robert, and Begy (Pegy ?) Davidsun mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

M'Lentane. Elizabeth, (Bessie) and James Bovy (Bowie) 2 Nov. 1565 

Macleod (M'Claud), Alexander, and'jonet Jackson Sabbath, 16 Feb. 1668 

,, Angus, soldier in the 2nd Battallion of Royals, and Elizabeth 
Cameron, daughter to John Cameron, weaver in Cample- 
ton 25 Oct. 1783 

„ Alexander, labourer, and Marrion M'Leod, daughter of Mal- 
colm M'Leod 21 Nov. 1788 
„ Alexander, labourer, and Jean Stoddart, daughter of John 

Stoddart, labourer in Edinburgh 14 Sept. 1796 

,, Angus, soldier in 71st Regiment, and Margarate Frazer, 

daughter of Hugh Frazer, flesher in Inverness 6 Sept. 1798 



340 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1800 

Macleod (M'Claud), Angus, soldier in the Ross-shire Malitia, and 

Janet Monro, daughter of Alexander Monro, fanner in the 

parish of Kilmoor 23 Feb. 1799 

„ Barbara, daughter of the deceased George M'Leod, and 

William M'Leod, soldier in the 72nd Regimentt 23 July 1790 

,, Barbara, daughter of John M'Leod, farmer in Croinai tie, and 

Colin M'Kenzie, soldier in the Caithness Legion I June 1795 

., Christina, residenter, and John M'Leod, labourer 13 Oct. 1773 

„ Christina, presently serving with Bailie Aitken, and Angus 

Cameron, tailor 12 Feb. 1774 
,, Christina, relict of the deceast John M'Kay, soldier in the 

Regiment, and John Forbes, petitioner 30 July 1774 

„ Christina, daughter of Murdoch M'Leod, porter in Edinburgh, 

and William M'Lean, soldier in the Duke of York's Regi- 
ment 4 Oct. 1798 
„ Daniel, slater, and Jean Campbell 3 Feb. 1776 
„ Daniel, pentioner, and Kaithren Lyson 15 April 1781 
,, Daniel, coperplate printer, and Kaithren Sibbald 18 Feb. 1784 
„ Donald, soldier in 42nd Regiment of Royal Highlanders, and 

Ann M'Kay 30 March 1773 

„ Donald, labourer, and Ann Hardie 9 May 177 1 

„ Donald, labourer, and Margratt Stewart, daughter of the 

deceased John Stewart, labourer 25 July 1790 

„ Donald, labourer, and Mary M'Learin, daughter of John 

M'Learin, farmer in Stirlingshire 11 June 1799 

„ Donald, soldier in Lord M'Donald's Regiment, and Jean 

Cameron, daughter of Alexander Cameron in Fairntosh 11 Dec. 1799 
,, Elizabeth, daughter of John M'Leod, labourer, and John White, 

mason 18 Dec. 1791 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Norman M'Leod, farmer in Sutherland, 

and John M'lnzie (M'Kinzie), labourer 31 July 1793 

,, Euphemia, daughter of Robert M'leod, tailor, and Robert 

Manson, tailor 16 May 1787 

„ (Macklaud), George, and Margaret Thomson m. I April 16S9 

„ Henrietta, daughter of Donald M'Leod, and Donald Mathison, 

porter in Edinburgh 25 Nov. 1788 

„ Isabella, and Donald Sutherland, labourer 30 April 1767 

„ Isabella, daughter to John M'Leod, laborer, and William 

Horseburgh, shoemaker 20 Dec. 1778 

„ Isabella, residenter, and George M'Donald, Serjeant, Edinburgh 

Regiment 5 April 1779 

„ Isabella, daughter of Donald M'Leod, labourer, and George 

M'Donald, soldier in the 2nd Fencible Regiment 30 Sept. 1796 

„ Miss Isobella, daughter of Donald M'Leod, Esq. of Geanies, 

county of Ross, and Doctor James Gregory, phisician 

in Edinburgh 28 Oct. 1796 

„ James, journeyman tailor, and Margaret M'nair 23 April 1768 

„ James, tailor, in Leith Wynd, and Ann Miller, daughter of 

William Miller, merchant in Edinburgh ; witness, William 

Banks 3 July '793 

„ James, pensioner, and Agnes Nicolson, daughter of Donald 

Nicolson, farmer in the county of Inverness 3 Dec. 1795 

„ Janet, daughter of William M'Leod, farmer in the parish of 

Reay, and John Sutherland, tailor 7 Sept. 1795 

„ Janet, daughter of Donald M'Leod, out pensioner in Ross-shire, 

and Peter Frazer, labourer 31 Jan. 1798 

„ Janet, daughter of fohn M'Leod, weaver in Orkney, and 

William Kilgour, joiner 29 May 1799 

„ Mr. John, advocat, and Mrs. Elizabeth Straiton, daughter to 

Captain Alexander Straiton, late of my Lord Strathnaver's 

Regiment 10 Oct. 1718 



1564-1800] Canongate Register of Marriages. 341 

Macleod (M'Claud), John, labourer, and Christian M'Leod, residenter 

13 Oct. 1773 
,, John, labourer, and Janet Murray, daughter of Hector Murray, 

shoemaker in the shire of Sutherland 7 Mar. 1797 

Katherine, and Daniel M'Intosh, weaver 17 Feb. 1769 

Katherine, daughter of James M'Leod, surgeon in Inverness, 

and Robert Watson, servant 24 July 1799 

Lillie, daughter of Donald M'Leod, labourer, and William 

Monro, wright 30 Oct. 1790 

Mistris Marie, and Sir James M'Donald, mar. at the West Kirk 

be Mr. James Reid p. 24 Feb., ni. 1 Mar. 1661 

Margaret, widow of Ronald M'Leod, and Duncan Macdonald, 

labourer 6 July 1786 

Margaret, daughter of the deceased John M'leod, and 

Alexandei Nicoll, labourer 15 July 1786 

Margaret, daughter of William M'Leod, labourer, and John 

M'Kechnie, corporal in the 78th Regiment 28 Dec. 1795 

Margaret, daughter of John M'Leod in the Isle of Sky, and 
John M'Lean, soldier in the 2nd Battalion of Argyleshire 
Fencibles 2 Mar. 1796 

Marion, daughter of Malcolm M'leod, and Alexander M'Leod, 

labourer 21 Nov. 1788 

Mary, indweller in Edinburgh, and James Smith, slater 12 May 1764 

Mary, daughter of the deceased John M'Leod, farmer in Ross- 
shire, and Gilbert Ross, pyper in the Sist Regment 2 June 1783 
Mary, daughter of the deceased George M'Leod, labourer, and 

John Frabser, soldier in the 71st Redgment 11 Aug. 1784 

Mary, daughter of the deceased Alexander M'leod, and Alex- 
ander M'intosh, tailor 10 April 1788 
Murdoch, journeyman tailor, and Elizabeth M'Greegor 23 June 1766 
Murdoch, cooper, and Jean Ferguson, daughter of John 

Ferguson, merchant in Greenock 20 Feb. 1797 

Nannie, daughter of the deceased John M'Leod, labourer, and 

John Clark, labourer 12 Nov. 1789 

Roderick, pensioner of Chelsea Hospital, and Christian King, 

relict of the deceased John Boyd, labourer 23 April 1774 

Ronald, labourer, and Mary M'donald, daughter of Alexander 

M'donald, labourer 25 Dec. 1783 

William, servant to Alexander Matheson, butcher, and 

Margaret Moffatt, indueller 13 May 1727 

William, soldier in the 72nd Regimentt, and Barbra M'Leod, 

daughter of the deceased (ieorge M'Leod 23 July 1790 

William, soldier in 73rd Regiment, and Elizabeth Stevenson, 

daughter of William Stevenson, labourer 16 Jan. 1795 

William, smith, and Margarate Fleming, daughter of John 

Fleming, tailor 16 Nov. 1796 

William, labourer, and Christian Sutherland, daughter of 

Alexander Sutherland, farmer in Tain 16 Dec. 1797 

Macklesie, Donald, in Edinburgh, and Jonet Andersone, mar. in the 
Kirk of the Cannongaite be Mr. John Hog 

p. 5, m. Wednesday, 29 Dec. 1652 
M'Lourance, Hector, serjant in the 41st Regment, now in Ireland, 
and Elisabeth Corbitt, daughter of Thomas Corbitt, weaver 

8 Aug. 1792 
Maclure, Alexander, and Jean Murray m. 16 May 1689 

„ Catherine, ane of ouris, and John Cornelius, ane of Edinburgh 

m. 28 April 1646 
M'Marcaye, James, tailler from Inverness, and Elspeth Kingt 

(Knight) m. Fryday, 15 Oct. 1647 

Macmath, David, and Agnes Bird 

p. Sabbath, 27 Feb., stopt 1 Mar. 1 ''> 5 9 by order of Sessioun 



342 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1800 

Macmath, John, and Issobell Henrysone, mar. by Mr. Patrick 

Hepburne p. 29 Oct., m. Thursday, 30 Nov. 1 67 1 

„ Richard, son to John M'Math, indueller in Edinburgh, and 
Jean Nisbett, daughter to William Nisbeth, in the parish off 
Camnethan 28 Nov. 1724 

Macmichael, Euphemia, and Mr. Barnard Sandersone, minister of 

Keir m. 1 1 Aug. 1646 

Macmillan, Christina, in the parish of Inneresk, and John Robertsone, 

baxter, bulges and freeman p 16 June, m. 17 July 1696 

Daniel, labourer, and Ann Cunningham 22 Feb. 1788 

Duncan, combmaker, and Sarah Dick, daughter of Alexander 

Dick, late mason in Edinburgh 8 Dec. 1796 

Frances, daughter of James M'Millan, and William M'Intosh, 

shoemaker 20 Feb. 1800 

Helen, daughter of James M'Millan, gentleman's servant, and 

Alexander Goodall, coachmaker l" June 1794 

Hew, gardner, and Bell Glass, daughter of James Glass, shoe- 
maker 6 Oct. 1 79 1 

Isabella, daughter to John M'millan, labourer, and Andrew- 
Davidson, blacksmith 5 May 1792 

Jacob, journeyman barber, and Elizabeth Young, daughter to 

Gilbert Young, wigmaker in the parish of Gask 7 May 1757 

James, merchant, and Helen Crumbie, daughter to Henry 

Crumbie, innkeeper 18 Oct. 1774 

James, wright, and Janet Cussin, daughter of James Cussin, 

coachdriver 9 ^lar- '7^7 

James, tailor, and Ann Carstorfan, daughter of William 

Carstorphon, shoemaker in Calton 17 Feb. 1797 

Jean, daughter of James M'Millan, gentleman's servant, and 
John Kay, whiteiron smith ; witness, Alexr. Row, whiteiron 
smith, and Willm. Christie 1 June 1793 

Jean, daughter of John M'Millan, chairmaster in Edinburgh, 

and Robert Robertson, hairdresser 2 May 1799 

John, flesher, burges, and Issobell Kinkaid, daughter to Peter 

Kinkaid, flesher in Edinburgh p. I, m. 27 Nov. 1701 

John, younger, flesher, and Anna Ramsay, daughter to ye 

deceast John Ramsay, mason in Edinburgh 3 July 1713 

John, mariner, and Allison Mathison, daughter of the deceased 

John Mathison, shipmaster in Dundee 8 Dec. 1792 

Jonet, and William Hill in Edinburgh p. 12 Mar., m. 27 April 1671 

Janet, lawfull dochter to John M'Millan, portioner of Inveresk, 
and John Tailzier, baxier, burges and frieman 

p. 8 Mar., m. 2 June 1693 

Janet, daughter lawfull to Robert M'Millan, flesher, burges 
and frieman, and Andrew Hutchesone, flesher 

p. 14 May, m. 10 June 1698 

Kenneth, coachmaker, and Mary Murray, daughter of the de- 
ceased James Murray 20 May 1791 

Margaret, daughter to Robert M'Millan, late flesher, and John 

Friskin, cloathier 19 Oct. 1750 

Marion, daughter to William M'Millan, flesher in the parish of 

Inveresk, and Robert M'Millan, flesher 18 Aug. 1713 

Robert, flesher, burges, and Issobell Weymes, daughter to the 
deceast Alexander Weymes, tailour, burges of Edinburgh 

p. 19 May, m. 15 June 1705 

Robert, flesher, and Marion M'Millan, daughter to William 

M'Millan, flesher in the parish of Inveresk 18 Aug. 1713 

Robert, flesher, burges, and Marv Christy, laufull daughter 

to the deceast John Christy, W.S. 14 Aug. 1725 

Robert, son to the deceased Thomas M'Millan, merchant, and 
Willielmina Ogilvy, daughter to the deceased John Ogilvy, 
merchant in Edinburgh '16 Jan. 1756 



i564-«8oo] Cano)igate Register of Marriages. 343 

Macmillan, Thomas, flesher.and Kaithren Porteous,daugliter to Arch- 

bawld Porteous, greeve to Mr. W'acliop of Edmonston 25 Feb. 1792 
„ Thorn. is, farmer, and Margaret Swan, daughter of Henry 

Swan, innkeeper in Kirkcaldy 17 April 1799 

„ William, flesher, and Isobell Boyd, servant to Dav-id Moffat, 

flesher 20 May 1709 

,, William, flesher, and Isobell Stirling, relict of the deceast 

William Angus, flesher 14 Mar. 17 12 

Macmorland, Robert, barber in South Leith, and Agnes Walker, 

indweller 15 Nov. 172 

Macmorran, John, soldier in the 60th Regiment, and Christian 

Cadel, indweller 26 April 1766 

„ Mar)', relict of the deceast William Lindsay, coachman to Sir 

Hugh Dalrimple, president of the Session, and William 

Stevinstoun, coachman to the Earle of Lauderdale 10 Sept. 1698 

M'Murdoch, Elizabeth, daughter of George Lewis M'Murdoch at 

Fairmelie, and Hugh Pollock, baker 3 Nov. 179S 

M'Murphy, Daniel, tailor, and Margratt Fissher, daughter of the 

deceased James Fissher, porter 24 Nov. 1786 

M'Murtrie, John, journeyman shoemaker, and Jean Livingstone 25 Jan. 1766 
„ (M'Mutrie), Robert, shoemaker, and Kathron Menzies,daughter 

to the deceased Robert Menzies, wright 16 Mar. 1771 

,, Thomas, smith, and Agnes Wright, daughter to Robert 

Wright 29 Jan. 1779 

Macnab, Agnes, and George Dow m. Fryday, 25 Dec. 1674 

„ Ann, daughter of John M'Nabb, gardener in Saughton Hall, 

and James Grant, wright 10 Dec. 1800 

„ Catherine, and David Bettsone, baxter m. 22 June 1705 

„ Christina, indueller, and George Stuart, portioner in Pleasance 

8 Nov. 1707 
„ Duncan, soldier in Lacesls' Regiament, and Janet Robertson 2 Sept. 1744 
„ Duncan, servant, and Mary M'Lauchlan, daughter of James 

M'Lauchlan, slater in Edinburgh 21 Mar. 1798 

„ Elizabeth, and William Rindkiller (Rankeillour), travelling 

merchant 28 April 1753 

„ Isabella, and Mathew Cook, soldier in Lee's Regiament, and 

Captain Henley's Company 
„ James, and Jean Forrester 
„ Janet, and William M'nab, chairman 
„ Janet, daughter of the late M'Nab, 

Ebenezcr Tod, cabinet maker 
,, Margaret, and John Fisher, weaver 
„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased John 

Frasser, tailor 
„ William, chairman, and Janet M'nab 
,, (M'Nabb), William, serjant in the Dumbartonshire Fencibles, 

and Flora Mackay, daughter of John M'kay, late porter in 

Edinburgh 4 May 1795 

MacNair, Elizabeth, daughter of David M'Naird, labourer in Edin- 
burgh, and George M'Ghie, tanner 9 Nov. 1797 
„ Margaret, and James M'Loud, journeyman tailor 23 April 1768 
„ Robert, labourer, and Kathrine Broun, daughter of William 

Broun, labourer in Cockenzie 16 Nov. 1795 

„ William, servant to the Justice Clerk, and Christian Oliphant, 

servant to the Countess of Murray I Feb. 1708 

Macnalter, Walter, and Elizabeth Bain 24 June 1565 

Macnaught, Robert, tailor, and Anna Peutherer, daughter to 

Christopher Peutherer, binges of Edinburgh 24 Mar. 1716 

„ Thomas, stocking worker, and Margaret Bullei wall, daughter 

to the deceast Mr. James Bullei wall, schoolmaster at 

Dunce 14 Dec. 1717 



25 Oct. 


1746 


12 Oct. 


1754 


10 Sept. 


1768 


mariner in Leith, and 




3 Sept. 


1708 


20 Jan. 


1778 


MNab, and Thomas 




9 May 


1791 


10 Sept. 


1768 



344 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1800 

Macnaughton, Alexander, old soldier, and Margarate M'Kenzie, 

daughter of John M'Kenzie, carpenter in Ross-shire 28 Mar. 1798 

„ Ann, daughter of Alexander M'naughton, labourer, and John 

Reading, soldier in the 55th Regimentt 11 July 1790 

„ Ann, daughter of James M'Naughton, stabler in Grass Market, 

and Peter Murray, blacksmith 15 Feb. 1793 

„ Archibald, soldier in the 3rd Regiment of Scotts Brigades, and 

Jean Ramsay, daughter of Alexander Ramsay, heckler 4 Oct. 1794 

„ Charlotte, daughter to James M'Naughton, mason in Dunkeld, 

now resideing in Edinburgh, and Adam Kinloch, dancing 

master 18 Feb. 1769 

„ David, wright in Edinburgh, and Janet Thomson, daughter of 

David Thomson, farmer in Carnock 30 May 1794 

„ Donald, merchant, and Christian Lothian 28 Mar. 1776 

„ James, copper smith, and Margrat Watson, glover in St. 

Andrews 30 July 1791 

„ James, and Ann Mintire, daughter of Duncan M'Intire, 

residenter in Edinburgh 9 May 1800 

„ John, sailer, and Elisabeth Driver, daughter of John Driver 17 April 1786 
„ John, grocer in Edinburgh, and Dolly Steel, daughter of Robert 

Steele; witnesses, John Brown, merchant in Edinburgh, 

and William Murdoch, pistol maker at Lehh Walk 13 Mar. 1793 

,, John, slater, and Grizel Lawrence, daughter of William 

Laurence, sailor 9 April 1799 

,, {Catherine, daughter of Peter M'Naughton, soldier in Becleugh 

fencibles, and James Milles, musician 13 Nov. 1799 

„ Mary, daughter of John M'Naughton, residenter in Edinburgh, 

and James M'Lean, rlesher ; witness, Alexr. Wilson 4 Nov. 1799 

,, Mary, daughter of William M'Naughton, mason in Inverness, 

and John Gibb, painter ; witness, David Chesser 6 Aug. 1800 

Macneil, Anna, induellar in Potterrow, and James Broune, cordener 

and freeman in the Potterrow p. 13 June, m. 3 July 1696 

„ Archibald, smith, and Jannet Stewart, daughter of the deceased 

Daniel Stewart, plaisterer in Edinburgh 22 Nov. 1791 

,, Christina (Christhen M'Kneill), and James (Asgov) 

mar. about 20 Aug. I 567 
., Elizabeth, and Patrick Campbell, soldier in Collonel Lee's 

Regiament 9 June 1744 

,, (M'Neall), Florence, late servitrix to Sir Thomas Burnet, 

doctor of medicine, aad Finlay Smith, servitour to Captaine 

Alexander Stevinstoun, general agitant p. 4, m. 23 June 1698 

„ James, Esq. of Stevenston, and Miss Isabella Gordon, only 

daughter of Colonel George Gordon 16 July 1795 

., Thomas, soldier in Hopton Fencible Regiment, and Margarate 

Dmgwal, daughter of Thomas Dingwal, weaver in Leith 27 Oct. 1795 
Macneish, John, tanner, and Johanna Brotherstones, daughter of 

Walter Brotherstones, residenter in Peblis 29 May 1797 

„ Sarah, daughter of David M'Neish, inkeper in Dumfries, and 

Thomas Kilpatrick, soldier in the 92nd Regiment 
„ Simon, skinner, and Helen Lawson, daughter of Wil 
Lawson, weaver 
Macombie, Elizabeth, daughter of John Macombie, farmer ir 

parish of Sauchendoon, and James Walker, soldier ir 
North York Fencibles 
Maconochie, Alexander, cordner, and Janet Henderson 

„ James, of Meadowbank, in the parish of Kirk Newtoun, and 

Jean Henderson, laufull daughter to Alexander Henderson, 
tailzier, burges and freeman 10 July 1708 

M'Onst, Mungo, journeyman tailor, and Margaret Paterson 23 Aug. 1745 

Macorkell. Robert, in North Leith, and Bessie Craufurd Sabbath, 8 June 1656 



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Macormack, see M'Cormack. 

M'Owll, Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased James M'OwlI, soap 

boiler, and Samuel] Stevenson, manufacturer in Leeds 2 July 1 7?7 

Macphail, Janet, daughter of John M'Phail, labourer in Inverness, 

and William Lawson, shoemaker 27 Mar. 1795 

Macpherson, Agnes, widow of John Davidson, sometime land labourer 

in the parish of Alva, and Donald Ross, labourer 20 April 1764 

Ann, and William Monro, labourer 3 July 1766 

Ann, daughter to Donald M'phearson in Badenoch, and 

Murdock M'phearson, shoemaker 20 Aug. 1784 

Ann, daughter of Angus M'Pherson, farmer at Edinkelly, 

Murrayshire, and Angus Cameron, soldier in the Clanalpin 

Fencibles 8 Dec. 1798 

Alexander, and Janet Carthrae 17 Dec. 1746 

Alexander, bookseller in Leith Wynd, and Ann Monro, daughter 

to the deceased Hector Monro, farmer in the parish of 

Eterton, Ross-shire 16 Dec. 1758 

Charlotte, daughter of the deceased John M'phearson in Perth, 

and John Brown, grocer 14 June 1790 

Christina, aud George Millar, laubourer 14 April 1781 

Clementina, daughter of Robert M'phearson, labourer, and 

William M'donald, butcher 12 June 1790 

Daniel, mason, and Jannet Young, daughter of the deceased 

James Young 11 Nov. 1784 

Donald, blewgoun, and Isabel! Frasser 24 June 1784 

Elizabeth, and John Mullikin, smith m. 10 May 1705 

Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased Samvell M'Phearson, 

soldier, and William M'pherson, soldier in the 40th Reg- 
menu 9 Nov. 1791 
Hugh, gentleman's servant, and Elisabeth M'beath, daughter 

to the deceased George M'beath of the parish of Week 14 Nov. 1780 
James, and Isobell Hog 23 Mar. 1723 

James, labourer, and Marrion Monro, daughter of Robert 

Monro, labourer 24 Dec. 1785 

James, soldier in the first North British Malitia, and Jean 

Campbell, daughter of James Campbell, miller 8 Dec. 1800 

Janet, daughter of the deceased John M'phearson, and John 

Skeddie, wright 8 Nov. 1786 

Janet, daughter of Hugh M'Pherson, residenter in Dudingston, 

and Mr. Richard Buck Mathews 7 July 1797 

Jean, daughter of James M'Pherson, soldier in the 1st Battalion 

of Royals, and Robert Mitchell, cork cutter 16 Sept. 1794 

John, and Janet Allan, servant to Captain Allan at Leven 1 April 1754 
Lieut.-Col. John, late of the East India Companies Service, 

and Miss Grace Hay, daughter of the deceased James Hay, 

Esq., marchant in Bamff 8 July 1783 

John, confectioner, and Elisabeth Sutherland, daughter to 

David Sutherland, porter 12 June 1792 

John, labourer, and Janet Monro, daughter of David Monro, 

farmer at Logie 29 Dec. 1795 

John, Serjeant in the 1st Batalion of the Scots Royals, and 

Margaret M'Gregor, daughter of Hugh M'Gregor, farmer 

in the shire of Perth 23 April 1798 

John, printer, and Kathrine Taylor, daughter of James Taylor, 

weaver in New Bottle 3 Aug. 1798 

Lachlan, late soldier in the 40th Regiment of foot, and Eliza- 
beth Sutherland 29 July 1768 
Margaret, and Charles Nairn m. 29 Mar. 1686 
Margaret, daughter to John M'Pherson, tennent to the Duke 

of Roxburgh, in the parish of Kelso, and John M'Kell, tailor. 

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Macpherson, Margaret, daughter of Donald M'Pherson, labourer in 

Daviot, and William Sutherland, soldier in the 42nd 

Regiment ; witness, James Cameron 18 May 1793 

„ Murdoch, shoemaker, and Ann M'phearson, daughter to Donald 

M'phearson in Badenoch 20 Aug. 1784 

„ Paul, maltman, and Christiane Baird (Bane), mar. by Mr. 

Patrick Hepburne, minister at the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

p. 21 Feb., m. Thursday, 11 Mar. 1669 
„ Simon, soldier, and Mary M'intosh, daughter to Donald 

M'intosh 12 Feb. 1783 

„ W lliam, journeyman tailor, and Margaret Cails, daughter to 

John Cails, indweller 24 Jan. 1766 

„ William, tailor, and Grizell Thomson 5 July 177 1 

,, William, taylor, and Elizabeth Kinloch, daughter of the 

deceased Alexander Kinloch, tailor 2 Mar. 1785 

„ William, soldier in the 40th Regmentt, and Elisabeth M'phear- 
son, daughter of the deceased Samw ell M'phearson, soldier 9 Nov. 1791 
„ William, tailor, and Ann Monro, daughter of Daniel Monro, 

wright in the parish of Braun, Ross-shire 27 Sept. 1796 

„ William, servant, and Jean White, daughter of David White, 

wright in the parish of Caitley 1 Dec. 1797 

„ William, mariner on board his Majestie's Ship the " Sea Horn," 

and Janet Tod, daughter of Alexander Tod, shoemaker in 

Perth 20 Nov. 1799 

„ , and Absolam Grant, labourer 6 Oct. 1783 

M'Phun (M'funn), George, soldier in Collonel Lee's Regiament, and 

Margaret Walker 24 Jan. 1747 

„ Janet, daughter of Adam M'funn, weaver in Salton, and John 

Scott, hairdresser 25 Feb. 1789 

„ William, weaver, and Rachel Henderson, daughter of James 

Henderson, labourer in Humbie 26 Nov. 1799 

Macquarrie, Hector, labourer, and Margrat Edwards, daughter of 

John Edwards, weaver in Inverness 14 May 1789 

„ Janet, daughter of Lachlan M'Quarrie, labourer, and Collin 

Carmichall, painter 15 ^ov. I79> 

„ Lachlan, labourer, and Margrat Stevens, daughter of the 

deceased James Stevens, farmer in the parish of Watten in 

Caithness 12 Feb. 1789 

M'Quarter, Janet, daughter of M'Quarter, labourer in Colington, 

and John Walker, bleacher I Oct. 1798 

Macqueen (M'Qween), Alexander, gentleman's servant, and Jean 

Binnie, daughter of James Binnie, merchant in Old Meldrum 

4 Mar. 1795 
„ Ann, daughter of M'Qween, gairdener in Edinburgh, and 

Daniel Hall, soldier in the Northfolk Cavilry 6 Mar. 1799 

„ Hannah, daughter to the deceased Captain M'Queen, and 

George Inglis, writer in Edinburgh 20 Oct. 1753 

„ Isabella, daughter of Alexander M'Queen, labourer, and 

Charles Man, stocking maker 17 July 1792 

,, James, gentleman's servant, and Agnes Stewart, daughter to 

William Stewart, shoemaker 25 Feb. 1791 

„ Janet, daughter of Daniel M'Qween, late porter in Edinburgh, 

and James Downie, tailor ; witness, David Adam 27 Sept. 1800 

,. John, sailor, and Mary Wright, daughter of John Ballantine, 

porter ° Dec. 1786 

„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased Duncan M'qween, farmer. 

and Thomas Begbie, labourer, 6 Jan. 1787 

„ William, flax dresser, and Hellen Grant 21 Sept. 17S2 

M'Rabie, Walberton, daughter of James M'Rabie, painter, and John 

Marshall, soap boiler 20 Sept. 1787 

Macracken, Gilbert, and Jonet Thomsone m. Tiiysday, 26 Dec. 1648 



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Macracken (M'Cracken), William, carter, and Mary Galoway, 

daughter of William Galloway, farmer 24 Feb. 1790 

Macrae (M'Crear), Farquhar, tailor, and Jannet Mitchell, daughter 

to the deceast William Mitchell 9 Sept. 1727 

,, Henry, weaver, and Kaithren Smith, daughter of the deceased 

Hewgh Smith, mason in Fissherow u Aug. 1789 

„ Thomas, in South Leith, and Jonet Smith, mar. be Mr. George 

Leslie p. 6, m. Fryday, 25 Feb. 1653 

M'Rankein, James, and Margaret Neilsone m. Thursday, 15 Oct. 1646 

M'Redine, Nivine, and Katherein Inglis m. 28 April 1646 

Macritchie, Jean, daughter of Donald M'Richie, tailor in Inverness, 
and Alexander M'Donald, soldier in the Caithness High- 
land Regiment 4 May 1799 
,, John, mariner, and Kathrine Dick, daughter of Andrew Dick, 

writer in Bathgate 7 Nov. 1800 

M'Roy, Andrew, journeyman tailor, and Agnes Bennet, daughter to 

the deceased Charles Bennet, sometime taylor 21 Mar. 1761 

M'Ruther, Elizabeth, daughter of Adam M'ruther, wright, in the 
parish of Coless in Perthshire, and Robert Nicolson, 
labourer 30 Nov. 1789 

M'Sweenie, Donald, journeyman tailor, and Margaret Smith, 

daughter to William Smith, shoemaker in Leith wind iS Oct. 1764 

Mactaggart (M 'Target), John, ropemaker, and Elizabeth Monteith, 

daughter of Monteith, mariner 14 July 1794 

M'Vey, Jean, relict of the deceast John Smith, shoemaker, and 
Alexander Burn, son to the deceast John Burn, mason in 
Edinburgh 11 June 1709 

Macvicar, Janet, and Hugh Hunter, tador 25 May 1778 

„ John, hairdresser, and Elisabeth Haper (Harper?) 18 Nov. 1780 

„ Margaret, daughter to M'vicar, tide waiter at Leith, and 

Charles Man, stocking weaver 27 Dec. 1780 

„ Mary, daughter of Robert M'Vickar, shoemaker in Glasgow, 

and John Moodie, carver and gilder 8 Nov. 1788 

,, William, chaise driver, and Ann Allan, daughter of the de- 
ceased William Allan, staymaker 27 June 1792 
Macwalter, Walter, and Elspet Bane mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 
„ Walter, and Bessie Cabreth (Galbraith) 20 Aug. 1 567 
M'Warrit, Murdoch, soldier in the West Fencibles, and Margratt 

M'Greegor, residenter 22 Mar. 1783 

M' , Amelia, and George Boyd, cooper, residenters 20 Aug. 1778 

Maddin, Deborah, and Thomas Couling, Englishman, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 15 April, m. Wednesday, 16 May 1660 
Maes (Maez), Janet, daughter to the deceast Herman Maez, mer- 
chant, and Andrew Calder, son to the deceast William 
Calder, farmer in the parish of Stewartoun 25 May 1717 

Maff, William, journeyman slater, and Alison Smith, daughter to 

James Smith, slater 13 June 1761 

Magny, Nicholas, cook, and Jean Brown 20 Dec. 1772 

Mailer, William, mason, and Elizabeth Symington, daughter to the 

deceast Thomas Symington, indweller 26 Nov. 1774 

Main, Alexander, baxter, and Issoble Meikle, mar. be Mr. Jon. Hog 

Fryday, 23 Nov. 1649 
„ Alexander, soldier in the Hopton Fencibles, and Margarate 
Richardson, daughter of John Richardson, residenter in 
Berwick 20 Feb. 1799 

„ Ann, daughter of the deceased John Main, labourer, and James 

Kilgower, brewer servant 29 Nov. 1787 

„ Anna, daughter of James Main, shipmaster in New haven, and 

William Williams, seaman 12 April 1800 



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Main, Christina, indweller, and James Millar, widower in the parish 

of New Monkland 15 Nov. 1752 

„ David, taylor in the Abbey, and , both residenters 29 June 1751 

„ Euphemia, daughter of John Main, weaver, and Peter Brown, 

wright 26 Jan. 1787 

„ Grizel, daughter of Thomas Main, gardener in the Easter road 

to Leith, and Archibald Livingston, gardener 28 Nov. 1799 

,, James, mason, in the West Kirk parish, and Janet Torrens 18 May 1739 
,, Janet, daughter of Richard Main, weaver in Dalkeith, and John 

Eaves, soldier in the 56th Regment 1 Jan. 1787 

„ John, journeyman weaver, and Marian Black, daughter to the 

deceased George Black, labourer 8 Mar. 1766 

„ Katherine, daughter to Alexander Main, and William Suther- 
land, shoemaker 8 Dec. 1784 
„ Katherine, and John Dounie, labourer 20 July 1786 
„ Margaret, daughter of James Main, taylor, and William Steed- 
man, residenter 23 July 1799 
„ Martha, daughter of John Main, cowfeeder at the Sheans, and 

James Ridpath, soldier in the 37th Regment 6 June 1788 

„ Robert, journeyman weaver, and Janet Watt, daughter to 

Robert Watt, labourer 8 Aug. 1772 

„ Thomas, gardener in the Abbey, and Margrate Paterson, 

daughter of James Paterson, tailor 
„ William, tailor, and Margrat Imrie, daughter of William 1 
labourer 
Mair, Alexander, gardner in Bristo, and Jean Willson 

,, Ann, daughter of James Mair, smith, and Thomas Dick 

holsterer 
„ James, servitour to John Robertsone, brewar, and Elizabeth 
Andersone, servitrix to Richard Baillie, brewar, in the 
Abbay of Holyroodhouse p. 20 June, m. 25 July 1693 

„ John, soldier in the 25th Regment, and Ann Galloway, 

daughter to the deceased James Galloway 24 March 1 781 

„ Margaret, servitrix to James Thomsone, merchant, and James 

Hendrie, coppersmith, bulges p. 4- m. 26 Nov. 1702 

„ Robert, drummer in the 2nd Batalion of 1st Regiment of foot, 
and Jean Haston, daughter of John Haston, farmer, in the 
parish of Queensferry 19 May 1798 

„ Ursula, daughter to Thomas Mair, weaver, and John Berry, 

journeyman weaver 9 ^ ll g- '753 

Maisie, James, of the Royal Artilery, and Elizabeth Syme, daughter 

of Lancelote Syme, late brewer in Newcastle 5 April 1799 

Maislett, Patrick, wright, and Barbra Louthiane, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. Williame Johnstoun, minister 26 June 1651 
Maitiand, Charles, Lord, and Lady Elizabeth Ogilvie, daughter to the 

Earl of Seafeild 15 July 1710 

Christina, daughter of Walter Maitiand, gardener here, and 

John Duncan, wright 7 Feb. 1798 

Isabella, and David Edmonstoun, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 28 May, m. Fryday, 21 July 1671 
James, servand to the Lord Yester, and Helen Lamb, mar. in 
the Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburn, 
minister p. 7, m. Tuysday, 16 Aug. 1670 

James. Lord, in the paroch of Ratho, and Lady Jean Suther- 
land, daughter to the Lord Strathnaver 8 Aug. 1702 
Janet, and James Givan, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 7 June, m. Thursday, 2 Aug. 1666 
Lady Jean, only daughter to the deceast James Lord Maitiand, 

and Mr. lames Ferguson of Kilkerran, advocat 27 Aug. 1726 



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Maitland, Ludovick, and Elizabeth Stewart, mar. in our Church of 

Halyroodhous 3 April 1648 

„ Margaret, residenter, and John .Murray, chirurgeon 18 Aug. 1 7 1 3 

„ Margaret, daughter of Samuel Maitland, and Daniel M'Kinzin 

(M'Kenzie), wright in Edinburgh 27 Nov. 1797 

Makilquham, Edward, in Edinburgh, and Margaret Calhound 

p. 20 Oct., m. Edinburgh, 14 Nov. 1661 
Malcolm, Alison, residenter, and Alexander Fairlay, journeyman 

wright 25 Nov. 1772 

„ Ann, and George Begby, indueller in Abbey 8 Aug. 1746 

„ Dougal, servitour to Livetennent Collonel George Murray, and 
Margaret Boyd, daughter lawfull to the deceast James Boyd, 
cordener, bulges p. 31 Mar., m. 21 April 1696 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Malcom, late residenter, and 

Thomas Smart, mason 15 Sept. 1798 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of the late James Malcom, farmer in the 

parish of Thurso, and John M'Alester, shoemaker 28 Feb. 1799 

„ Gavin, shoemaker, and Margarate Hog, daughter of the late 

John Hog, tailor in Athelstonford 2 Aug. 1800 

„ Isabella, daughter to James Malcom, merchand in Edinburgh, 

and Alexander Ferguson, periwigmaker 2 June 1716 

,, James, late servitour to the Laird of Mochrum, and Eupham 

Millar, servitrix to John Yetts, brewar p. 26 Nov., m. 14 Dec. 1697 
„ James, cordner, and Janet Marshall, indueller 19 Nov. 1728 

„ James, shoemaker, and Grizell Brown, relict of John M'Callan, 

tailor Nov. 1773 

„ James, weaver, and Jean Scott, daughter of John Scott, wright 9 Feb. 1796 
„ Janet, and John Hepburne m. Tuysday, ] Dec. 1646 

„ Jean, and Andrew Burn, journeyman weaver 24 April 1752 

„ John, cordner, and Giells Duncan, residenter 6 June 1730 

„ John, and Margaret Fife 27 Mar. 1743 

,, John, innkeeper, and Isabell Guff, daughter of John Guff, 

farmer in Hapsgate 30 Aug. 1788 

„ Malcolm, hookmaker, and Jean Hogg 13 Nov. 1772 

,, Margaret, and William Classon, mason 22 Sept. 1770 

„ Margaret, daughter to the deceased John Malcom in Caithneis, 

and David Russell, shoemaker 13 July 1781 

„ Martha, daughter of the deceased Charles Malcolm, dark in 

the Post Office, and David Morrison, writer 28 Jan. 1792 

„ Mary, and George Keith, both servants to the Laird of Dirle- 

toun 12 May 1716 

,, Mary, daughter of Richard Malcom, labourer, and Robert 

Paterson, wright ; witness, Chas. Dobie, sawer 18 June 1793 

,, William, shoemaker, and Margratt Frasser 9 Mar. 1782 

„ William, labourer, and Elisabeth Gordon, daughter of George 

Gordon, labourer 2 Jan. 1790 

„ William, shoemaker, and Elizabeth M'Gregor, daughter of 

Peter M'Gregor, late slater in Edinburgh 23 Jan. 1794 

Mall, Catherine, and Robert Waddall, soldier ni. 15 Nov. 1690 

Malloch, Agnes, and John Robertsone Sabbath, 3 June 1658 

,, Andrew, baxter, and Iso. Richie, daughter to John Richie, 

starch maker in the Abbey 1 1 Aug. 1750 

„ David, and Jonet Blythe, ane of Edinburgh m. 29 May 1646 

„ David, tailor, and Jonet Tailzer p. 14, m. 30 July 16S9 

„ Donald, and Elspeth Lindsey, ane of Edinburgh m. 28 April 1646 

„ Elizabeth (Elspeth), and John (Donald 1 M'Ca'rra, baxter, mar. 
in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 28 May, in. Tuysday, 11 July 1654 
„ Elizabeth, daughter laufull to Mungo Malloch, baxter, burges 
and freeman, and James Scott, baxter, burges and freeman 

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Malloch, Helen, daughter to the deceast Mungo Malloch, baxter, and 

George Anderson, mason 30 June 171 1 

James, baxter, burges, and Helene Veitch, daughter to James 

Veitch, fermererin Huntlycoat mar. at Temple 20 April 1705 

Janet, daughter of the deceased Janet Malloch, petitioner, and 

James Dauson, mason 6 Jan. 1788 

John, and Elizabeth Dale m. 25 Nov. 1686 

John, and Marion Mowbray in the paroch of Dalmeannie 

Sabbath, 4 Aug. 1667 
John, marchant, and Margrat Carstairs, daughter of the 

deceased James Carstairs 7 Mar. 1785 

Katherine, daughter to Daniel Malloch, farmer in the parish 

of Creef, and Hew Roger, journeyman corkcutter 5 Feb. 1762 

Mary, daughter to the deceased John Malloch, sometime 

gardinerin Grand Tulloch, and Patrick Cowden, indweller 23 April 1762 
Mungo, baxter, burges, and Jonet Cunninghame, relict of the 

deceast John Huntar, baxter, burges p. 24 June, m. 4 July 1693 

Mungo, baxter, burges and freeman, and Elizabeth Smith, 
relict of the deceast George Dallas, merchant in Forres 

p. 27 Sept., m. 17 Oct. 1701 
Patrick, and Margaret Hutton in Edinburgh Sabbath, 12 April 1672 

Patrick, and Margaret Mershell in Edinburgh 

p. 1 May, mar. at Edinburgh 9 June 1659 
Malom, Jean, and John Hennan, student of medicine 5 Sept. 1797 

Malone, John, corporal in Howard's Regiament, and Eleanor Arnot 17 June 1740 
Malloan, Joseph, soldier in the 15th Regiment, and Janet M'Kay, 

daughter of M'Kay, residenter 13 Nov. 1799 

Maltman, Catherine, and David Bell, stabler, mar. be Mr. Jon. Hog 

Tuysday, 13 Nov. 1649 
Man (Mann), Amelia, daughter of the deceased John Man, and 
John Christopher, soldier in the 1st Regment of Royal Scotts 

14 Feb. 1789 
„ Andrew, and Janat Orr 24 Mar. 1565 

„ Charles, stocking weaver, and Margrat M 'vicar, daughter to 

M'vicar, tide waiter at Leith 27 Dec. 1780 

„ Charles, stocking maker, and Isabell M 'queen, daughter of 

Alexander M 'queen, labourer 17 July 1792 

„ James, servifour to the Earle of Forfar, and Elizabeth Whyte, 
servitrix to William Hamiltoun, underkeeper of the Abbey 

p. 22 Feb., m. 6 Mar. 1707 
„ James, brewer servant, and Hannah Braidwood, daughter of 

the deceased James Braidwood 14 June 1792 

„ Laurence, cordiner, and Abigail Pitcairn 2 May 1727 

„ Robert, soldier in the West Fencibles in the Castle of Edin- 
burgh, and Agnes Johnston, daughter to James Johnston in 
Stirling 30 Dec. 1782 

„ Thomas, indweller, and Christian Caution, daughter to Thomas 

Caution, cordiner in Kirkcaldy 9 May 1724 

„ William, wire worker, and Margarate Phinn, daughter of James 

Phinn, cabinetmaker in Edinburgh 9 Nov. 1799 

Manain, John, shoemaker, and Christian Davidson, daughter of 

John Davidson, shoemaker in Perth 10 May 1798 

Manbay, George Pepper, of Philadelpha, and Agnes Jollie, widow of 

the deceased George Vair 20 Feb. 1777 

Manderson, Catherine, daughter of the deceased Robert Manderson, 
tidsman in Dunbar, and Alexander Maither, jurneyman 
staymaker 12 Nov. 1 787 

Mandis, Christina, in this congregatioun, and James Anstruther, 
tailor in the parochin of West Gordoun, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Gilbert Fryday, 2 Dec. 1653 



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Maneid (Maner), Elizabeth, and Williame Ager (Edgar\ Inglishman. 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, 
minister p. 21 Feb., m. Tuysday, 9 Mar. 1658 

Manie, Alexander, servant, and Margaret Webster, daughter of 

Webster, schoolmaster in the parish of Ila (Glenisla), 

county of Angus 25 June 1800 

Mannering, Allane, Englishman, and Margaret Aitkin, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, 
minister p. 21 Nov. 1658, m. Tuysday, 14 June 1659 

Manners, Christina, and James Anstruther in the parochin of West 

Gordon Sabbath, 23 Oct. 1653 

„ James, tailor, and Margaret Makillroy m. Fryday, 10 Dec. 1647 

„ John, tailor, and Barbara Robertson, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 25 Nov., m. Fryday, 14 Dec. 1660 
„ John, and Margaret Crokat, servants to Adam Muir, brewer 7 Sept. 1728 
„ John, brewer's servant, and Janet Bissat 26 July 1733 

Manning, Sally, daughter of John Manning of the 25th Kegment, 

and Alexander Stewart, musician 11 Dec. 1781 

Mansfield, see Dawson. 

Manson, Ann, daughter of Donald Manson, farmer in Caithness, 
and Robert Long, soldier in the 3rd or West Lowland 
Fencibles 21 June 1798 

,, Christina, and John Dicksone, cook, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 25 July, m Tuysday, 10 Aug. 1658 
„ George, tailor, and Helen Waddell, daughter of James Waddell, 

smith in Edinburgh 13 Feb. 1795 

„ John, whyteiron smith in Edinburgh, and Helen Brand 16 June 1733 

„ John, labourer, and Ann Monro, daughter of Robert Monro in 

the parish of Cultairn 23 July 1784 

,, Margaret, daughter of the deceased James Manson, anil Alex- 
ander Christie, bookbinder 20 June 1786 
„ Mary, residenter, and George Swinton, clerk to Mr. Swinton 

in Grange Mouth 7 April 1784 

,, Mary, daughter of William Manson, labourer, and Andrew 

Mirralees, tailor 14 Dec. 1792 

,, Robert, tailor, and Euphan M'leod, daughter of Robert M'leod, 

tailor 16 May 1787 

„ Susanna, and Robert Gibsone, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Johne Hog, minister p. 7, m. Fryday, 25 Sept. 165 1 
Manuel, Isabella, daughter to William Manuel, schoolmaster in 

Lillssle, and Samuel Johnstone, gentleman's servant 15 May 1761 

Marche (March), Janet, and John Davidsone, tailor, mar. beMr. George 

Leslie, minister at the Kirk of Halyroodhous Fryday, 22 June 1649 
„ Margaret, daughter of Thomas March, brewer, and William 

Nisbet, pianoforte maker 24 June 1795 

„ Thomas, soldier in General Barrel's Regiment, and Margaret 
Reid, relict of Alexander Paton, late of Crawfurd's Regiment 

16 Oct. 1747 
„ William, in the West Kirk parochin, and Bessie Hutchesone, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 27 May, m. Tuysday, 10 July 1655 
Marcus (Merksus), Janet, and James Keir 26 Nov. 1565 

Marie, be the grace of God, Queue Souerane of this realme, and 

Henry, Duk of Albany, Erll of Rois, mar. in the Chappell 29 July 1565 
Marjoribanks, Christina, and Andrew Williamson m. 15 July 1686 

„ John, barber, and Mary Edwards, daughter to John Edwards, 

labourer 1 1 Mar. 1773 

Mark, Alexander, candlemaker, and Isabell Mugerland, daughter of 

Andrew Mugerland, cooper 1 June 1792 



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Mark, Isabella (Bell), daughter of the deceased John Mark, and 

James Scrimgor, vintnar 3 June 1792 

„ Jean, daughter to Alexander Mark, candlemaker, and William 

Sutherland, gentleman's servant 7 April 1787 

„ John, joiner, and Elizabeth Nisbet, daughter of Andrew Nisbet, 

weaver in Silver Mills 23 Jan. 1798 

„ Mary, daughter of Thomas Mark, wright in Dalkeith, and John 

Morton, soldier in the Edinburgh Batalion 5 June 1795 

Marley, Charles, Inglisman, and Mart. Phin, mar. in the Kirk of 

the Canongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 14 Oct., m. Fryday, 3 Dec. 1652 
„ John, soldier in the Northfolk Light Dragoons, and Elizabeth 

Frazer, daughter of Francis Frazer, servant in Edinburgh 

11 April 1799 
Marnoch, Peter, whipstring-maker, and Isobell Younger, daughter 

of John Younger, mason in Edinburgh 7 Mar. 1793 

Marnon, Agnes, and John Reid 17 Jan. 1735 

Marr, Agnes, daughter of Marr, late residenter in Aberdeen, 

and George Blackrie, gardner 18 Jan. 1799 

„ Alexander, labourer and Sophia Currie, daughter of William 

Currie, gardener in Edinburgh 22 Oct. 1799 

„ Christina, and James Houstoun, wright, mar. within the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 3 Aug., m. Fryday, 23 Sept. 1662 
„ Elizabeth, daughter to the deceased John Marr, farmer in the 

parish of Bondie (? Boncle), and James Beatie, servant to 

Mr. Weems of Charters 29 Nov. 1758 

„ Frances, daughter of Archibald Marr, taylor in Pleasance, and 

William Wilson, soldier in the Royal Glasgow Regiment ; 

witness, Archibald Mann 9 Mar. 1795 

„ Isabella, and Andrew Reid, journeyman baxter 17 June 1763 

„ Isabella, daughter of the late Alexander Marr, residenter in 

Edinburgh, and James Hamil, founder 21 Feb. 1800 

„ James, journeyman baker, and Margaret Scott, daughter to the 

deceased Walter Scott, tailor in Lasswaid 4 July 1760 

„ Janet, daughter of Robert Marr, labourer in North Berwick, 

and James Burn, sailor 20 Jan. 1796 

„ Janet, daughter of Alexander Marr, smith in Glasgow, and 

Alexander M'Intyre, stocking-maker 28 May 1799 

„ John, and Lillias Adamsone, ane of South Leith 

mar. at Leith Fryday, 20 April 1649 
„ John, and Margaret Polwart, mar in Edinburgh p. 5, m. 23 Oct. 1651 

„ Margaret, relict of Robert Butler, labourer in the parish of 

Newbottle, and James Rae, merchant 3 July iSco 

„ Marion, daughter of James Marr, porter in Edinburgh, and 

Tohn English, soldier in the 7th Regment, now in Edin- 
burgh Castle 16 Dec. 1788 
,. Robert, mason, and Mary Burns, daughter to John Burns, 

farmer in Brounshill 14 July 1784 

„ Robert, mason, and Jean Watters, daughter of the deceased 

John Watters, weaver in the parish of Borthwick 26 Oct. 1786 

„ Thomas, son to Thomas Marr in the parish of Dorsey, and 

Eupham Wilson, servant to John Russell, writer in Edin- 
burgh 20 Nov. 1 7 14 
Marse, Charles, sailor, and Kathrine Jamison, daughter of William 

Jamison, plughman in North Berwick 2 Aug. 1800 

Marshall, Agnes, and Henry Bird m. 28 July 1687 

„ Alexander, son to the deceast Lawrence Marshall, sclater, 

and Grissell Cunningham, daughter to John Cunningham, 

burges 26 Feb. 1732 



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Marshall, Alexander, soldier in the 2nd Batalion of Bridalbine 

Fencibles, and Mary Keith, daughter of John Keith 13 July 1797 

„ Alexander, mason, and Margarate Dobie, daughter of Robert 

Dobie, taylor in Newton, parish of Abercorn 29 April 1799 

,, Alison, daughter of David Marshall, tailor in Culross, and 

Samuel Livingston, weaver 14 Nov. 1798 

„ Andrew, tailor, and Jean Hamilton 19 May 1716 

„ Andrew, carter, and Kathiine Ross, daughter of Alexander 

Ross, farmer in Ross-shire 6 Mar. 1704 

„ Anna, and John Sympson m. 29 Dec. 1685 

„ Christina, and George Huttoun, glover, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhoiis be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 27 May, m. Fryday, 22 June 1666 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of James Marshall, carter in Paul's Street, 

and William Glass, painter 18 April 1799 

„ Euphemia, servitrix to John Wilkie, tailor, binges of Edin- 
burgh, and William Coupar, servitour to Alexander Nisbet 
of Craigintinnie 24 Mar. 1694 

„ Francis, merchant in Edinburgh, and Janet Brown, daughter 

of James Brown, staymaker 20 Dec. 1787 

„ Gavin, baxter, burges, and Mary Gillespy, daughter to the 

deceast Thomas Gillespy, brewer in Pepper Mill 6 Nov. 1730 

„ George, wright, and Helene Blackwood (Blackadder). mar. in 
the Kirk of Cannongate be Mr. James Glendinning 

p. 25 Oct, m. Tuysday, 1 Dec. 1657 

„ Helen, daughter to the deceased John Marschall, tailor in 

Borrowstownness, and Andrew Adam, journeyman tailor 9 Jan. 1761 

„ Isabella, servitrix to Alexander Boswell, vintener in Edinburgh, 
and John Baine, wright, mar. in the Tron Kirk of Edin- 
burgh p. 20 Oct., m. 23 Nov. 1694 

„ Isabella, and James (David) Clerk, brewar, mar. be Mr. George 

Leslie p. 7 Oct., m. Fryday, 3 Dec. 1652 

„ Isabella, and Williame Donaldsone m. Tuysday, 6 April 1647 

„ James, baxter, and Agnes Scott, in Dudingstoune paroch 18 May 1697 

„ James, and Grissell Mercer, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhoiis 

by Mr. Patrick Swintoun, minister at 

p 7, m. Tuysday, 23 July 1667 

,, (Mershell), James, maltman, and Helene Wells, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhoiis be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone 

p. 6 Mar., m. Tuysday, 5 April 1659 

„ James, tailor, and Elizabeth Henderson, daughter to 'Arthure 

Henderson, tailor 2 July 1717 

,, James, tailor, and Jean Hutton, daughter to the deceast 

Andrew Hutton, tennent in Blackford 20 Oct. 1722 

,, James, painter, and Bethia Lothian, daughter of James Lothian 

24 Mar. 1786 

„ James, soldier in the 73 Regiment and Ratho Lothian, daughter 

of the deceased James Lothian 2 Feb. 17SS 

„ James, painter, and Elizabeth Smith, daughter of George 

Smith, farmer in Restalridge 11 Aug. 1794 

,. James, wright, and Janet Gilchrist, daughter of James Gil- 
christ, mason in Edinburgh 23 Jan. 1797 

„ Janet, and David Erskine, cordener, burges p. 6 Sept., m. 3 Oct. 170: 

,, Janet, and George Mout, wright, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hoiis be Mr. James Nairne p. 31 Jan., m. Tuysday, 2 Mar. 1658 

„ Janet, indweller, and James Malcom, cordner 19 Nov. 1728 

„ Mrs. Janet, daughter to the deceast Robert Marshall, merchant 

in Edinburgh, and William Wirtlaw, Esq. 28 Nov. 1741 

„ Janet, daughter of Robert Marshall, dyer att Humbie, and 

Thomas Begbie, stockingmaker 22 June 1792 



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Marshall, Janet, daughter of John Marshal, servant, and John 

Cameron, coach driver 23 May 1798 

,. Jean, and Peter Stark, soldier in the 16th Regment 7 Nov. 1783 

,, Jean, daughter of Robert Marshall, flesher in Corstorphin, and 

Thomas Beveridge, silver plater 5 June 1797 

,, John, and Jean Ker Sabbath, 9 Nov. 1673 

„ John, bonetmaker, and Jeane Pickane, mar. in the Kirk of 
Cannongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 18 Nov., m. Tuysday, 22 Jan. 1656 

,. John, baxter, and Margaret Smith, daughter lawfull to umqu- 
liile William Smith, tailor in the Abbay of Holyroodhouse 

p. 15 May, m. 7 June 1697 

,. John, baxter, bulges, and Cicell Stenhouse, relict of John 

Thomson, baxter in Edinburgh 26 Jan. 1706 

,. John, gentleman's servant, and Isobell Mathison 4 June 1770 

,, John, drumer in the 75th Regiment, and Hay Crumbay 18 Jan. 1775 

,., John, tailor, and Josephine M 'Learn, daughter to the deceased 

John M'Learn, laborer 13 Nov. 1778 

., John, soapboiler, and Walberton M'Rabie, daughter of James 

M'Rabie, painter 20 Sept. 1787 

„ Lydia, and John Simsone, labourer 4 Oct. 1766 

„ Margaret, and Christianus Quhyt, coatchman to the Earle of 
Argyll, mar. within the Kirk of Halyroodhous by Mr. Pat- 
rick Hepburne, minister p. 19 Mar., m. Fryday, 2S April 1665 

,, Margaret, in Edinburgh, and Patrick Malloch . 

p. 1 May, mar. at Edinburgh 9 June 1659 

„ Margaret, daughter to the deceast George Mairschall, fermerer 

in Coats, and John Young, baxter, burges 11 May 1706 

,, Margaret, daughter of the deceased David Marshall, tailor, 

and William Cuthbert, taylor in Potterraw 25 Feb. 1757 

„ Margaret, widow of Myles, sometime brewer in the poors- 
house of Edinburgh, and William Falla, tailor 19 Sept. 1767 

,, (Mershell), Marion, and Thomas Darline, in the West Kirk 

paroch Sabbath, 19 Sept. 1638 

,, Margaret, and William Eddie, cordiner, mar. in the Church 

of Holiroodhouse Tuesday, 13 July 1675 

„ Mary, and Mr. Henry Lewis 22 June 1799 

„ Minnie, and William Young, soldier in the 25th Regiment 22 Dec. 1797 

„ Robert, gentleman's servant, and Isobel Robertson 11 May 1767 

,, William, farmer at Chillingham Barns, in the County of North- 
umberland, and Miss Babie Henderson, daughter of the 
deceased William Henderson, late merchant and burgess 
in Edinburgh 6 June 1772 

„ William, weaver, and Margratt Crossbie, daughter of John 

Crossbie, labourer 23 July 17S4 

,, William, weaver in Picardy, and Mary Hill, daughter of Robeit 

Hill, heel maker in Abbyhill 4 Oct. 1793 

Martin, Alexander, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Skinner, daughter of 

William Skinner, shoemaker in Gallon 27 May 1796 

,, Ann, and James Davidson, journeyman wright 24 Nov. 1775 

„ Anna, daughter to the deceast David Mairtine, tailzier, and 

Roderick Dingwall, tailzier p. 6, m. 27 Aug. 1605 

.. Anna, relict of the deceast Roderick Dingwall, tailzier, and 

John Loch, tailzier 26 Aug. 1710 

„ (Mairtene), David, tailler, and Margaret Duncan, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Charles Lumsden, minister 
at Dudingstoun p. 27 Mar., m. Fryday, 22 April 1653 

„ David, tailor, and Margaret Purves, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 17 Sept., m. Fryday, 27 Oct. 167 1 

,. David, cordner, and Agnes Alexander, indwellci 6 Aug. 1728 



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Martin, Dunbar, gardener, and Janet Simpson, daughter of John 

Simpson, carter in Edinburgh 12 Nov. 1798 

„ Elizabeth, and James Geddie m. 29 Dec. 1687 

„ Elizabeth (Elspeth), and Thomas Crinzeane, mar. be Mr. 

George Leslie Tuysday, 20 Aug. 1650 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Peter Martin, and Robert Brodie, 

baker 9 Oct. 1797 

,, George, sailor on board the Egmont Yacht, now lying in Leith 

Road, and Margaret Selkirk 12 June 1766 

,, Helen, servitrix to Mr. Robert Innes, wryter in Edinburgh, 

and James Boyd, cordener, burges and frieman 14 May 1698 

„ James, and Janet Arrall 20 Aug. 1 567 

„ James, taylor, and Margrat Ewan, daughter to John Ewan, 

tailor 17 May 1784 

„ Janet, and John Brachie, Inglishman, mar. in the Kirk of the 

Cannongate be Mr. James Nairne, minister Thursday, 8 May 1656 
,, Janet, in South Leith, and Thomas Porteous, mar. at Leith 

p. Sabbath, 6 Oct. 1672 
„ Jeane, and Williame Hill in Edinburgh, mar. in the Kirk of 

Cannongate be Mr. James Nairne p. 7 Feb., m. Tuysday, 2 Mar. 1658 
,, Jeane, and John Thomsone, brewar, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister p. 26 Oct., m. Fryday, 2 1 Nov. 1662 
„ Jean, daughter of Alexander Martin, flesher in Aberdeen, and 

Samuel Swan, horse dealer 7 Oct. 1794 

„ Miss Jean, daughter of the late Martin, , and Mr. 

Hary Bisshoppe, officer in the Prince of Wales Regiment 29 Mar. 1800 
„ John, tailor, and Elspeth Calhound, mar. in the Kirk of the 

Cannongate be Mr. John Hogg 

p. 26 Dec. 1652, m. Wednesday, 26 Jan. 1653 
„ John, tailor, and Margaret Stevin, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. George Leslie Tuysday, 12 Feb. 1650 

„ John, and Marione Scharp mar. about 20 Aug. 1 567 

„ John, and Agnes Thomsone, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. John Hog p. 5 Oct., m. Wednesday, 12 Nov. 1651 

„ John, shoemaker, and Helen Watt, daughter to Alexander 

Watt, brewer's servant 23 June 1772 

„ John, flesher, and Jean Feild, daughter of Thomas Feild, meal 

dealer in Edinburgh ; witness, James Tempe.l 24 Sept. 1800 

„ Margaret, in Edinburgh, and Robert Ray (Rae) 

p. 22 Oct., mar. in Edinburgh 9 Nov. 1671 
„ (Mairtene), Marioun, and John Carphie, Inglishman, mar. in the 

Kirk of the Cannongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 12 Mar., m. Tuysday, 4 April 1654 
„ William and Agnes Stewart Nov. 1779 

„ William, wright, and Jean Brown 20 Feb. 1782 

„ William, shoemaker, and Helen Paterson, daughter of Alex- 
ander Paterson, carter 22 Nov. 17S4 
,, William, mariner, and Isabella Roxburgh, daughter of George 

Roxburgh, coachdriver 9 Sept. 1788 

„ William, brewer servant, and Agness Sclewgh, daughter of 

Roland Sclewgh, carter in Dudingston 7 April 1789 

„ William, coachman, and Margaret Salmond, daughter of David 

Salmond, sailor in Dysert 12 Sept. 1797 

,, William, labourer, and Rachael Henderson, daughter of James 

Henderson, labourer in Portsburgh 29 May 179S 

Martinelly, Peter, comedian, and Jean Livingston, daughter of Alex- 
ander Livingston, mariner in Preston Panns 22 April 1799 
Mason, Ann, daughter to William Mason, weaver, and William 

Cowan, wright 17 May 1772 

,, Ann, daughter to the deceased Mason, Dairy, and Peter 

Baxter, sadler 31 Oct. 1778 



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Mason, David, and Jonet Stark p. 26 Mar., m. 4 April 1706 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Mason in Dysart, and John 

Simpson, guner in Edinburgh Castle 25 Mar. 17S9 

,, Elizabeth, and John Lamb, hammerman 9 Nov. 1751 

„ Euphemia, and John Meik, lourimer, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

Tuysday, 30 April 1667 
„ Euphemia, and John Sinclar, dagmaker, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister p. 9, m. Fryday, 28 Aug. 1663 
,, Hugh, writer, and Helen Lesly 23 April 1692 

„ Isabella, daughter of John Mason, and Petter Robertson, 

stocking maker 7 Feb. 1787 

,, James, brewer's servant, and Janet Sutherland, daughter of the 

deceased John Sutherland 2 Nov. 1786 

„ John, baxter, and Lillias Morgan, daughter to William Morgan, 

indweller in South Leith 31 July 1767 

,, John, baker, and Magdalane Dickson, daughter to the deceased 

John Dickson, wright in Leith 17 June 1774 

„ John, writer in Edinburgh, and Kathren Tough, daughter to 

Alexander Tough, weaver in Aberdeen 15 July 1780 

„ Martha, daughter of Mason, weaver, and Henry Souter, 

printer ; witnesses, Alexr. Allan, mason, and David Donald, 

thread maker 11 Mar. 1793 

,, Martha, daughter of John Mason, hairdresser in Wooler, shire 

of Northumberland, and John Mills, shoemaker 1 Dec. 1800 

„ Peter, coachdriver, and Janet Kilgower, daughter to Robert 

Kilgower, labourer in North Berwick 23 Feb. 1789 

„ Mr. Thomas, writer in Edinburgh, and Miss Salisbury, daughter 

of Mr. James Salisbury, architect in Edinburgh 23 Feb. 1795 

Massie, Alexander, corporal in the 71st Regiment, and Isobel 

Ramsay, daughter of Samuel Ramsay, smith in New Spynie, 

Murrayshire 15 Oct. 1798 

Masson, Miss Helen, daughter of James Masson, grocer in Edin- 
burgh, and Mr. William Fleming of the British Linnen 

Office 21 Aug. 1797 

„ James, soldier in the 13th Regiment of Foot, and Emlie 

M'Phee, daughter to John M'Phee in Lochaber 8 April 1784 

„ James, shoemaker, residenter, and Gordon Henderson, 

daughter of James Henderson, labourer in Edinburgh 26 June 1798 
„ Janet, daughter of Donald Masson, mason, and Thomas 

M'Inness, wright, residenter 2 May 1796 

„ Ninian, servant, and Margarate Wilkie, daughter of Alexander 

Wilkie, stamp master in Couper 27 May 1795 

Masterton, David, and Jonet Henrie in Edinburgh Sabbath, 19 May 1667 

,. John, and Geils Airth in Edinburgh Sabbath, 13 May 1655 

„ John, and Lylias Gordon Sabbath, 2S Nov. 1652 

„ John, shoemaker, and Mary Flee, daughter to John Flee at the 

Ely 10 Dec. 1777 

,, Margaret, and David Bowman, mar. be Mr. Johne Hog 

Thursday, I April 1647 
Mather (Mathers), Abel, Inglishman, and Helene Shells, mar. in the 

Kirk of Edinburgh be Mr. Robeit Traill, ane of the ministers 

of Edinburgh p. 14 June, m. Tuysday, 21 July 1657 

„ Alexander, jurneyman staymaker, and Cathrine Manderson, 

daughter of the deceased Robert Manderson, tidsman 

in Dunbar 12 Nov. 1787 

„ Ann, residenter, and George Bowers, Serjeant in the 63rd 

Regiment 28 Nov. 1770 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to James Mathers,blacksmith in Kilspindie, 

and Laurance Arkly, journeyman shoemaker 16 April 1757 

„ George, and Jonet Flint Sabbath, 2 June 1672 



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Mather (Mathers), Helen, daughter to the deceased John Maither, 

mason, and William Paterson, coachmaker i May 1780 

„ James, gentleman's servant, and Isobell Gibson 16 Oct. 1775 

„ Janet, and George Wilson, tailor, mar. in the Church of Haly- 
roodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 14 Jan., m. Tuysday, 6 Feb. 1672 
„ Janet, daughter to William Mather, mason in Halton, and 

James Gibson, servant to Mrs. Rait of Raitshall 18 May 1774 

„ John, shoemaker, and Mary Freebairin, daughter of David 

Freebairin, residing in Edinburgh 14 Oct. 1795 

„ John, and Jonet Bruce, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhouse by 

Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 19 June, m. Tuysday, 19 July 1670 
„ John, printer, and Henrieta Russell 1 Oct. 1778 

,, Mary, daughter of the deceased John Maither, sailor, and 

George Duncan, sailor 11 Nov. 1789 

„ Robert, and Martha Lauder Sabbath, 14 Jan. 1655 

„ Robert, gentleman's servant, and Ann H adder), daughter to 

the deceased Hadden 16 Oct. 1775 

Matheson (Mathieson), Alexander, wright, and Euphan Hunter, 

daughter of David Hunter, wright 9 Nov. 1791 

,, Alison, daughter of John Mathison, labourer in Dunbar, and 

Peter Craik, labourer 29 July 1797 

„ Andrew, and Margaret M'Kinzie, indweller 15 May 1767 

„ Alison, daughter of the deceased John Mathison, shipmaster 

in Dundee, and John Macmillan, mariner 8 Dec. 1792 

„ Andrew, flesher, and Jean Mathieson, daughter to the deceast 
Andrew Matheson, weaver in Aberdeen, now servant to 
John Guthrie, flesher in Edinburgh 7 Oct. 1721 

„ Ann, and David Seton, confectioner 26 Jan. 1754 

„ Ann, daughter to Andrew Mathewson, labourer, and Daniel 

Gordon, labourer 18 July 1767 

„ Ann, and Robert Smith, painter 16 Nov. 1776 

„ Ann, daughter of Charles Mathison in Aberdeen, and John 
Smith, soldier in the 55th Regimentt, now quartered in 
Edinburgh Castle 18 June 1790 

„ Barbara, and Robert Fultoun, mar. in the Church of Halyrood- 
house by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 10 Dec. 1671, m. Tuesday, 2 Jan. 1672 
„ Barbara, relict of William Dickson, and James Potter, soldier 

in the Clanalpin Regiment 9 Oct. 1798 

„ Christina, and Robert Moram, flesher 13 May 1 75 ' 

„ Mr. David, candlemaker in Dalkeith and Mrs. Agnes Richard- 
son, daughter of John Richardson, merchant in Paterow 2 Sept. 1796 
„ Donald, porter in Edinburgh, and Henrieta M'Leod, daughter 

of Donald M'Leod 25 Nov. 1788 

„ Elizabeth, and William Rodger, wright 18 July 1782 

„ George, tailor, and Cicelia Wilson 12 May 1779 

„ Helen, nd Alexander Taylor, tailor 20 Nov. 1745 

„ Isabella, and John Marshall, gentleman's servant 4 June 1770 

„ Isabella, indweller, and Samuel Williamson, soldier in the 42nd 

Regiment 14 Dec. 1775 

„ James, gentleman's servant, and Jean Anderson, daughter to 

John Anderson, weaver at Cessfoord 17 Dec. 1782 

„ Janet, and James Milln 13 Jan. 1753 

„ Janet, daughter to Donald Mathison, fermer in the parish of 
Larg, and Angus Morison, soldier in Lord Sutherland's 
highland Batallion 25 Oct. 1762 

„ Janet, daughter of Thomas Mathison, tailor at the Temple, 

and Andrew Scott, gentleman's servant 3 Nov. 1786 

„ Janet, daughter of John Matheson, soldier in the 100th Regi- 
ment, and William Garrow, weaver 23 Oct. 179S 



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Matheson (Mathieson), Jeane, and Alexander Law m. 16 April 1646 

„ Jean, daughter to the deceast Andrew Mathieson, weaver in 

Aberdeen, now servant to John Guthrie, flesher in Edin- 
burgh, and Andrew Mathieson, flesher 7 Oct. 172 1 
,, John, cordiner, and Margaret Willsone m. Tuesday, 22nd June 1647 
„ John, serjeant in the 42nd Regiment, and Christian Calder 10 July 1773 
,, John, labourer, and Kaitliren M'Kenzie, daughter of the 

deceased John M'Kenzie 14 Oct. 1791 

„ Magdalen, ane of South Leith, and John Stewart m. 8 Sept. 1646 

,, Margaret, and John Anderson, baxter, mar. be Mr. James Kid, 

minister p. 21 April, m. Tuesday, 18 June 1672 

,, Margaret, and John Thomson, candelmaker (married elsewhere) 

15 June 1691 
,. Margaret, indweller, and David Dawson, indueller 21 May 1757 

„ Margaret, daughter to the deceast Daniel Mathison, sometime 

land labourer in the parish of Larg, and Kenneth M'Kinzie, 

soldier in Lord Sutherland's Highland Batallion 25 Dec. 1762 

„ Margaret, daughter of Adam Mathison, and David Suttar 

porter 27 Jan. 1787 

,, Neil, soldier in the Sutherland Fencibles, and Ann Ross, 

daughter of Alexander Ross, farmer in Sutherland 25 June 1795 

„ Robina, and John Irvine, soldier in the 25th Regiment 10 Aug. 1780 

„ Thomas, tailor, and Jannet M'Lean, daughter of John M'Lean 

31 May 1784 
„ William, tailor, and Margrat M'Ky, daughter to William 

M'Ky, porter 16 Oct. 1784 

Mathie, Agnes, daughter to the deceased John Mathie, sometime 

mason in Inverkeething, and William Slater, journeyman 

coachmaker 26 Sept. 1763 

„ Alexander, dyer, and Clemincia M'farlane, daughter of John 

M'farlane, porter in Edinburgh 27 April 1797 

„ Barbara, daughter of William Mathie in Forrest Mill in the 

parish of Clackmanen, and Andrew Gray, farmer 1 Aug. 1797 

,, David, mason, and Kathrine Bruce, daughter to David Bruce, 

labourer 27 Dec. 1775 

„ Helene, and William Brotherstone, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 12 May, m. Fryday, 21 June 1661 
,, Helen, relict of , gardener in Edinburgh, and James 

Somerwel, weaver 22 Mar. 1799 

„ Janet, indweller, and John Jackson, serjant in the North British 

Fusiliers 10 Aug. 1723 

„ Jeane, and Hugh Campbell, writer, mar. in the kirk of Haly- 

roodhouse be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 21 Dec. 1662, m. Tuysday, 5 Feb. 1663 
,, Jean, and James Millar, bookbinder in Edinburgh, parochiners 

in the south congregatioun of Edinburgh, mar. in the kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister Sabbath, 16 Oct. 1664 
„ John, in the parish of Mid-Calder, and Margaret Smith, 

daughter to John Smith in Braxland, in the parish of 

Lanark 12 Dec. 1710 

,, John, marchand, and Jean Kennday, daughter of the deceased 

Alexander Kenneday 6 Oct. 1791 

., Margaret, and John M'Kie, hamerman, mar. in the kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne p. 6 June, m. Fryday, 9 July '°5 8 
„ Margaret, residenter, and Alexander Murray, weaver 1 Feb. 1729 

„ Patrick, baxter, and Janet Yorston, laufull daughter to John 

Yorston, portioner in Corstorphine 24 Feb. 1744 

„ Robert, journeyman weaver, and Janet Cromby 2 Feb. 1750 

.. William, weaver in St. Ninian's Row, and Margaret M'Kay, 

residenter 15 Nov. 1735 



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Matthew (Mathew) Helen, daughter to the deceased John Matthew, 

and John Cherry, mason 2 April 1783 

,. Jean, daughter to the deceast John Mathew, farmer in 
Elphingston, and William Robertson, printer in Edinburgh, 
gave up their names, &c. 4 Dec. 1773 

,, Robert, dyer, and Rebeca Low, daughter of James Low, 

teacher in Crosscasway, Edinburgh 9 July 1798 

Matthews(Mathews)John, soldier in the 31st Regiment, now lying in 
this place, and Katharine White, daughter to Thomas 
White, weaver in Auchtermuchty 19 Sept. 1761 

„ Joseph, soldier in the Edinburgh Batalion, and Isobel Taylor, 

daughter of James Taylor, labourer at Haws, Yorkshire 5 June 179; 

„ Mr. Richard Back, and Janet M'Pherson, daughter of Hugh 

M'Pherson, residenter in Dudingston 7 July 179" 

Maughan, Miss Willelmina, daughter of the deceast Mr. John 
Maughan of the Exchequer, Edinburgh, and John Forrester, 
merchant in Edinburgh 5 Feb. 1794 

Maul (Maule), James, weaver, and Christian Morison, servant to Mr. 

Walter Stewart, advocat 21 Oct. 1709 

,, James, weaver in Canongate, and Jean Peerie, indweller 16 Sept. 17 10 

,. Janet, daughter to James Maul, weaver, and Alexander 

Watson, son to John Watson, couper in Haddingtoun 15 Oct. 1708 

„ James, Earle of Panmoor, and Lady Margaret Hamiltoun, 

daughter to Duke of Hamiltoun m. 5 Feb. 1687 

Mavin, Jean, daughter of— Mavin, farmer in Pitlessie, and Ninian 

Romains, soldier 18 June 1799 

Mawers, James, and Margaret Gillespy, mar. in the Kirk of Holi- 
roodhouse by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 9 June, m. Fryday, 5 July 1672 
Maxton, David, gunner, and Fannie Rainie, daughter of John 

Rainnie, farmer in East Lothian 10 Nov. 179S 

„ Miss Helen, daughter of James Maxton, and Mr. William 

Stewart, residenter in Edinburgh 26 Aug. 1797 

„ Miss Margaret, daughter of James Maxton, and Mr. Thomas 

Ramsay, residenter in Edinburgh 26 Aug. 1797 

Maxwell, Alexander, flesher, bulges, and Julian Reid, relict of the 
deceast George Coldcleugh, hamerman, bulges 

p. 27 Dec. 1695, m. 12 Jan. 1696 

„ Miss Ann, eldest daughter of Sir William Maxwel, Bart, of 
Monrieth, and William Murray, Esq., younger of Polmaise 

7 June 1799 

„ David, brewer's servant, and Helen Davidson. They were not 

married, he being pressed on Board His Majestie's Fleet 14 Nov. 1755 

„ Elizabeth, relict of William P01 tous, sometime officer of Excise 
at Tureif, in the shire of Aberdeen, now resideing in Caltoun, 
and John Brown, Deamond man of war 30 Sept. 1769 

„ Helen, in Edinburgh, and Archibald More, 

p. 3 July, mar. at Edinburgh 5 Aug. 1664 

„ Helen, daughter of Alexander Maxwel, brewer, North Back of 

Canongate, and William Bishop, smith 1 Oct. 1799 

„ James, son to the deceast Gabriell Maxwell, merchant in the 

parish of Largs, and Sarah Ferguson, residenter 28 Mar. 1718 

„ James, and Helen Smith n Feb. 1735 

„ Janet, from Paisley, and Robert Arnott m. Tuysday, 6 June 1648 

„ Janet, and Andrew M'Donald, merchant 20 Dec. 1779 

„ Mr. John, of Blawordhill, cousin german to Sir John Pollock of 
Neather Pollock, one of the senators of the College of Jus- 
tice, and Mrs. Barbara Stuart, eldest laufull daughter to the 
deceast Mr. Walter Stuart of Stewart hall, advocate, late 
His Majestie's sollicitor 12 Aug. 1^27 



360 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1800 

Maxwell, John, founder in Caltoun, and Janet Reid, servant to Jo. 

Simpson, writer 28 April 1733 

„ John, officer of Excise, and Margaret Darling, daughter to the 

deceased Edward Darling, dyer in Greenlaw 1 April 1758 

„ John, slater, and Ann Strauchan, daughter of William Strauchan, 

brewer in Cooper of Fife 3 June 1796 

„ John, mariner, and Susan M'Ewan, daughter of M'Ewan, 

porter 25 Dec. 1800 

„ Lilhas, and Patrick M'Gregar 7 April 1744 

., Margaret, indwellar in Edinburgh, and William M'Guffen, 

soldier in the Castle of Edinburgh 14 Aug. 1697 

,, Margaret, daughter of John Maxwell, brewer, and John Cleg- 
horn, cutler 5 Aug. 1790 
„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Maxwell, labourer, 

and Walter Collier, shoemaker 5 Dec. 1792 

„ Patrick, and Isabella Hogsine (Logan) 15 July 1565 

„ William, gardner, residenter in Edinburgh, and Janet Bruce, 

relict of the deceast John Vernor, baxter 23 Mar. 1714 

„ William, mason, and Mary Low, daughter of John Low, wright 

2 1 July 1794 
„ Miss Winifrid, indweller, and James Anderson, wright 30 Jan. 1758 

„ , and Captain Stirling, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house by Mr. Pat Hepburn Tuysday, 30 June 1674 

May, Christopher, painter, and Margarate Murray, daughter of 

Umpliry Murray, shoemaker in Edinburgh 15 Oct. 1S00 

„ Isabella, daughter to John May, cook to Captain Campbell of 

, and Alexander Cooper, journeyman wright I June 1765 

„ Jean, and John Robertson m. 3 Dec. 1691 

„ Mary, daughter of the deceased William May, soldier, and 

James Cramond, serjant in the 43rd Regiment 18 June 1784 

„ Norman (Normanes Maes), binges, and Jean Robertsone, 
servitrixto William Robertoun, vintner in the Abbey 

p. 21 Mar., m. 7 April 1702 
Maybone, Jean, daughter to John Maybone, merchant in Stirling, 

and James Strachan, tailor 29 Oct. 1717 

Mayne, Janet, ane of Edinburgh, and James Frazer m. 22 April 1647 

Mea, William, soldier in Colonel Lee's troop, and Ann Ferguson, 

daughter of James Ferguson, coach driver in Edinburgh 31 July 1797 
Mead, Giles, servant, and Elizabeth Siced, daughter of Christopher 

Sked, farmer in Skaterow, East Lothian 10 June 1800 

Meal, Alexander, brewer, and Catherine Yoiston in Corstorphin 20 July 1736 
Mearns (Mairns>, Charles, soldier in the Perthshire Militia, and 

Elizabeth Broun, daughter of the late Broun 14 July 1800 

Meed, Mary, daughter to Thomas Medd, weaver, and Thomas 

Young, servant to James Mailll, weaver I June 1717 

Meekison, Janet, daughter to the deceast John Meekison, residenter, 

and George Hanwell, servant to Patrick Selkirk, weaver 1 1 April 1 7 1 3 
Megget (Meggat), Mr. Aitken, tanner, and Miss Margaret Ready, 

daughter of thedeceast Andrew Ready,ingraverinGIasgow 15 July 1800 
„ Isabella, and George Merchand, cordiner, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie Tuesday, 27 Nov. 1649 

„ James, journeyman weaver, and Margaret Henderson, 

daughter to James Henderson, tide waiter in Leith 22 Dec. 1758 

„ John, servant to Colonel James Campbell, and Margaret 
Edmistone, lawfull daughter to John Edmistone in Long 
Hermistone in the parish of Curry 4 Nov. 1709 

,, Williame, cordiner, and Catharene Brand, mar. be Mr. George 

Leslie p. 30 May, m. Fryday, 18 June 1652 

„ William, tailor in Potterrow, and Mary Mitchell, daughter to 

George Mitchell, gardner in Stirling 25 Nov. 1732 



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Meggit, John, in the paroch of South Leeth, and Jean Kilpatrick 

m. 23 Jan. 1687 
Meik, Anthony, and Grissell Patoun, mar. in the Church of 

Holiroodhouse Tuesday, 27 Oct. 1674 

„ John, lourimer, and Elspeth Baird, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 14 May, m. Tuesday, 13 June 1654 
„ John, lourimer, and Eupham Maison, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

Tuesday, 30 April 1667 
,, John, maltman, and Janet Allan, daughter of the deceased 

John Allan 16 July 1787 

„ (Catherine, daughter of Andrew Meek, taylor in Musselburgh, 

and James Dickson, weaver 13 May 1799 

„ Margaret, daughter to William Meek, baker, and James Voting, 

labourer 8 April 1784 

,, William, son to John Meik, farmer in Livistoun, and Janet 

Sandilands, servant to James Thomson, merchand 14 May 1709 

Meiklah, George, drummer in the 3rd Regiment of Guards, and 
M arg 1 ate Gray.da lighter of Robert Gray, carter in Portsburgh; 
witness, John Dalmain 8 July 1793 

Meikle ^Muckle), Andrew, tailor, and Christan Anderson, daughter 

to Deacon Anderson, tailor 10 May 1776 

„ Janet, and Arthour YVyllie, bonnet maker m. Tuysday, 28 Nov. 1648 

„ Janet, ane of ouris, and William Heriot, ane of Edinburgh 

m. 24 Mar. 1646 
„ Jeane and John Colvill m. 23 June 1646 

„ Jean, daughter to the deceased Robert Muckle, wright in 
Linlithgow, and Harry Rymer, merchant in Burroustoness 

20 Aug. 17S1 
„ Isabella and Alexander Maine, baxter, mar. be Mr. Jon Hog 

Fryday, 23 Nov. 1649 
„ Isabella, and John Brown, both parochineris of South Leith, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog, 
minister p. 2, m. Wednesday, 19 Nov. 1651 

„ James, carpenter, and Marion Robertson, daughter of John 

Robertson, farmer in Moravinside 21 Dec. 1799 

„ Margaret, daughter to the deceased John Mikle, sometime 

merchant in Douglas, and John Scot, gunsmith 29 Jan. 1762 

,, Thomas, in Edinburgh, and Jonet Eckforde Sabbath, 26 Nov. 1654 

„ Thomas, in Edinburgh, and Margaret Suttie, mar. in the Kirk of 

the Cannong tte 1"- Mr. John Hog p. 12 Dec. 1652, Fryday, 14 Jan. 1633 
Meiklejohn, Robert, ane of ours, and (Catherine Steill, ane of Edin- 
burgh m. 6 Jan. 1646 
Mein Meme), Agnes, in Edinburgh, and Robert Band 

p. 11 Nov., mar. at Edinburgh 13 Dec. 1666 

., Archibald, and Barbara Tailzeour, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Jon Hog, minister. The said Archibald 
upoun oathe made publict declaratioun in the kirk conforme 
to the Presbyteres ordnance that he is not married to 
Margaret Walker, with whom he begatt a child in Ingland 

Fryday, 23 Aug. 1650 
„ George, glasier, binges of Edinburgh, and Margaret Dunbar, 

daughter to John Dunbar, tennent in Newtounhall 3 Dec. 1720 

„ Isabella, daughter of the deceased James Mein, weaver, and 

James Braidwood, wright 29 April 1791 

„ Janet, relict of the deceast Alexander Cameron, merchand in 

Edinburgh, and James Thomson, tailor 16 Feb. 1710 

„ Janet, relict of the deceast James Thomson, tailor, and David 
Mackie, son to David Mackie, chyrurgeon in Prestounpans 

9 Aug. 1716 



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Mein (Meine), Janet, daughter to the deceased Robert Mein, late 

wright, and James Henderson, shoemaker 26 Oct. 1 77 1 

„ Jean, and Robert Carnegie, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 28 June, m. Tuysday, 21 July 1663 
Meldrum, Euphemia, and John Carnelius, cordiner, mar. in the 

Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 23 May, m. Thursday, 17 June 1669 
„ Isabella, residenter, and Robert Tally, farmer in Edinburgh 10 Mar. 1744 
., Jean, and William Meldrum, cadet 28 Mar. 1734 

„ jean, daughter to the deceased John Meldrum, weaver in the 

parish of Clish, and William Forsyth, journeyman tailor 24 Feb. 1764 
,, Lillias, daughter of Martine Meldrum, wright, and Alexander 

Brown, mason 4 Jan. 1788 

„ Margaret, daughter of John Meldrum, of the Invalead Company 

in Edinburgh Castle, and James Doughartv. Invalead in the 

said Company 5 Oct. 1790 

Margaret, daughter of James Meldrum, weaver in Dunfermline, 

and Alexander Colston, painter 1 1 April 1796 

„ Martha, daughter of John Meldrum. wright, and Ronald 

M'Kay, printer 13 Aug. 1785 

„ William, cadet, and Jean Meldrum 28 Mar. 1734 

Mellis, John, farmer in Tough, and Margaret Crawfoord, daughter 

of William Crawfoord, gardener in Tough 1 1 June 1790 

Melrose, Elizabeth, daughter of William Melrose, shoemaker, and 

Robert Richardson, labourer 2 Jan. 1798 

,, Elizabeth, relict of James Anderson, late wright in Edinburgh, 

and Alexander Duff, slater in Edinburgh 6 Sept. 1799 
.. George, baker, and Elizabeth Dalziel, daughter of 

Oalziel, labourer in Pennycook 11 Nov. 1795 

„ Jean, daughter of David Melrose, labourer, and William 

Thomson, brewer servant 29 April 1790 

„ Marion, in Edinburgh, and John Smith 

p. 10 June, mar. at Edinburgh the 13 July 1660 
Melsone, Margaret, relict of the deceast John Forrester, tailor, and 

Gilbert Ritchie, servitour to the Earl of Roxburgh 

p. 2S Mar., m. 26 Mar. 1707 sic. 
Melville (Melvil, Melvill), Alexander, warkman, and Margaret 

Spence, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous by Mr. James 

Kid, minister p. 3, in. Fryday, 22 Feb. 1667 

„ Alexander, labourer, and Janet Kerr, daughter of Robert Kerr, 

labourer in Edinburgh 17 April 1799 

„ Andrew, and Elspeth Bane m. Tuysday, 5 Jan. 1647 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to John Melvile, and John Kyle, coach 

carver 1 Dec. 1775 

„ (Melvel), Euphemia, daughter of David Melvel, farmer in St. 

Andrews, and John M'Culloch, wright in Thistle Street 12 July 1S00 
„ Iso, daughter to John Melvil, tailor, and William Silver, 

tailor 15 Mar. 1733 

„ John, cordiner, and Margaret Wardlaw, mar. be Mr. Jon. Hog, 

minister at Halyroodhous Thursday, 19 July 1649 

„ Janet, and David Keir 26 Feb. 1567 

„ Janet, daughter to the deceased John Melville, smith in 

Sketrand, and Archibald Logan, mason 24 Sept. 1771 

„ Janet, daughter of Thomas Melvill, shoemaker, and Robert 

Campbell, shoemaker 29 Feb. 1788 

., John, tailor, and Ann Murray, daughter of William Murray, 

tennent in Corstorphan 8 Nov. 1798 

„ Margaret, and Alexander Greine, mar. in the Church of 

Halvroodhous bv Mr. James Kidd, minister 

p. 19 Nov.. in. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 1671 



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Melville (Melvil, Melvill), Margaret, and Alexander Chalmers, 

journeyman tailor 23 June 1772 

„ Marie, and James Hepburne, gairdner, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 29 Oct., in. Tuysday, 21 Nov. 1671 
„ Mary, and James Pagan 5 May 1688 

„ Rachael, laufull daughter to James Mellvel, late bulges of 

Canongate, and John Gentleman, servitor to Mrs. Balfour of 

Barlay 18 Dec. 1742 

„ Thomas, shoemaker, and Rachael Douglass, daughter to the 

deceased John Douglass, shoemaker 7 April 175S 

,, Thomas, junior, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Carmichael, 

daughter of Daniel Carmichael, cattle dealer in the parish 

of Bonhill 3 Mar. 1795 

„ William, and Agnes Hilloks in Edinburgh 

p. 28 June, mar. at Edinburgh yi July 1663 
„ William, soldier in Sutherland fencibles, and Margarate Murray, 

daughter of Donald Murray, farmer in the parish of Loth 23 Oct. 1799 
Melvin (Melven), Andrew, journeyman wright, and Elis Dun 5 May 1748 

„ Christina and William Ross, soldier in the Royal Irish in Major 

Armstrong's Company 25 June 1748 

„ Jean, daughter of George Melven, late shoemaker in the 

parish of Dalkeith, and Robert Greive, dyer 13 Dec. 1799 

„ Janet, daughter of John Milven, weaver in Kirkaldie, and 

Donald Sutherland, soldier in the 45th Regiment 30 Mar. 1793 

Mennan, Elizabeth, and Walter Murray m. 28 July 1646 

Mennans, Robert, baxter, and Christian Paterson, daughter to the 

deceast Robert Paterson, merchant in Linlithgow 21 Mar. 1719 

Mennons, John, senior, baxter, and Rachaell Reid, relict of John 

Bell, smith in the Abbey 15 June 1742 

Menzies, Alexander, merchand, and Catherine Imrie, mar. be Mr. 

George Leslie Wednesday, 13 Dec. 1648 

„ Alexander, nailer, and Ann Currie, daughter of the deceased 

Robert Currie, mason 11 April 1789 

„ Archibald, Esq. of Culdares, and Miss Frances Rutherfoord, 

daughter to John Rutherfoord of the Province of North 

Carolina 16 Oct. 1776 

„ Barbara, daughter of John Menzies, weaver in Abercorn, and 

William Heron, shoemaker 11 April 1793 

„ Christina, daughter of the deceased John Menzies, painter, and 

Lindsay Carstairs, copper plate printer 29 Sept. 1788 

., David, gardner, and Elisabeth Crawfurd 8 Dec. 1739 

,, Isabella, and James Duncan, late serjant in the 25th Regiment 5 Aug. 1763 
., James, and Margaret Morysun 20 Jan. 1565 

„ James, shoemaker, and Mary Johnston, daughter of the 

deceased James Johnston, porter 29 Oct. 17S4 

,. ^Catherine, daughter to the deceased Robert Menzies, wright, 

and Robert M'Mouttrey, shoemaker 16 Mar. 1771 

Katherine, tennant in Apredon, and Duyall M'Kenzie, petitioner 

27 Oct. 1784 
„ Marjory, daughter of William Menzies, farmer in the parish of 

Kinclaven, and Robert Murray 6 Mar. 1797 

„ Monro, daughter of the deceased John Menzies, shoemaker, 

and John Grant, rope maker 8 Nov. 1791 

,, Robert, wigmakerin Edinburgh, and Anna Mitchell, daughter 

to William Mitchell, stabler 3 April 1714 

,, Robert, butcher in Torbolton, and Jean Ranken, daughter of 

John Ranken, farmer in Torbolton 22 July 1795 

„ Mr. William, writer in Edinburgh, and Miss Elisabeth Cheap, 

youngest daughter to Mr. William Cheap, marchant in 

Edinburgh 28 April 1792 



364 Canongate Register of Marriages. 1 1564-1800 

Mercer, Agnes, in Edinburgh, and John Lyon, Corporall in the Castle 

of Edinburgh 11 April 1696 

„ Alexander, merchant, and Margaret Forbes, daughter to the 

deceast Alexander Forbes of Riris in Edinburgh p. 4, m. 16 Nov. 1704 
„ Beatrice, daughter of John Mercer, portioner at Sauch End, 

and John Vallance, bulges in Lauder 9 Jan. 1798 

„ Elizabeth, laufull daughter to ye deceast Mr. Lawrence Mercer, 
late minister of the Gospell att Kirkurd, and Alexander 
Fairlie, tailor in Canongate 14 Mar. 1713 

„ Eupheniia, in Edinburgh, and Gilbert Turpie 

p. lS June, mar. at Edinburgh the 27 July 1665 
„ Grissell, and James Mershell, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous by Mr. Patrick Swintoun, minister at 

p. 7, m. Tuysday, 23 July 1667 
„ Grissell, and Alexander Reynald, mar. in the Church of Haly- 
roodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 12, id. Thursday, 30 Sept. 1669 
„ Magdalen, relict of Archibald Caudon, gardner, and William 

Whyte, gardner in Tronside 28 April 1739 

„ Robert, tailor in Potterrow, and Mary Afflect, daughter to 

ye deceased Thorns Afflect, residenter 12 June 1714 

„ Thomas, and Christian Ogstoun in. 22 Jan. 1688 

Merchant, George, cordiner, and Isoble Megget, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie Tuysday, 27 Nov. 1649 

,, William, indweller, and Helen Shedden, widow of Peter 

Sherriff, sometime indweller 31 Oct. 1761 

Merrilees (Mirrallees), Andrew, tailor, and Mary Hutton, daughter 

to the deceased William Hutton 1 June 1780 

„ Andrew, tailor, and Mary Manson, daughter of William 

Manson, labourer 14 Dec. 1792 

„ Euphemia, daughter to John Merrilees, smith, and Andrew 

Orock, cutler 3 April 1733 

„ George, mason, and Katln ine Cuthbertson, daughter of George 

Cuthbertson, late mason in Leith 22 May 1799 

„ James, in the paroch of Dudingston, and Marion Robertson 

m. 27 June 1686 
„ James, labourer, and Isabell Berne, daughter to James Berrie, 

labourer 23 Nov. 1781 

„ Robert, upholsterer, and Euphemia Dunbar, daughter of John 

Dunbar, shoemaker 15 Mar. 1799 

Merry, John, granadeer in Brigadeer Brittain's Regiment, and 

Janet Ramsay, residenter 8 Nov. 1712 

Merstoun (Merston), James, cordiner, bulges and frieman, and 

Helen Tayllour in the West Kirk parish p. 3 Aug., m. 6 Sept. 1694 

„ James, wright, and Janet Pinkerton 6 Oct. 1741 

„ Margaret, relict of the deceast James Ker, tailor, and 
Alexander Bryce, baxter, binges of Edinburgh 

p. 30 Mar., m. 16 April 1695 
„ Robert, couper, and Jean Graham, laufull daughter to the 

deceast John Graham, tennent in Priestfield 14 Nov. 1721 

„ Patrick, cordner, and Jean Stroak, daughter to the deceast 

David Stroak, weaver 19 June 1731 

Mertoun, James, and Emelia Ker, daughter to the deceast James Ker, 

merchand in Stirling 8 Dec. 1716 

Methven, Elizabeth, daughter of James Methven of the parish of 

Cult, and Robert Duff, brewer's servant 17 Sept. 17S3 

„ John, servant to Thomas Whyte in Bristo, and Ann Smith, 

servant to the said Thomas 8 May 1733 

Michie, Margaret, servitrix to Colonell Corbett in the Foot Gauirds, 
and Charles Tait, servitour to James Neasmith, gentleman 
of horses to the Deuk of Quensberrie 18 Mar. 1710 



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Micklewray, Ann, indweller, and Ronald Morison, soldier of the 25th 

Regiment 21 Dec. 1769 

Middlemass, Jean, daughter to Walter Midlemiss, freeman, and 

William Coltman, tailor 17 Oct. 1707 

„ Jean, relict of the deceast William Coltman, tailor, and 

William Skrimzier 4 Aug. 1716 

.. (Midlemost), John, and Alisone Arthure, mar. in our kirk of 

Halyroodhousbe .Mr. Jon. Hog Fryday, 26 Oct. 1649 

,, Robert, dancingmaster, and Margrat Lennox, relict of Donald 

Donaldson, merchantt in Leith 20 July 1780 

,, Walter, tailor, burges and freeman, and Margaret Lendsay, 
servitrix to Sir James Stewart, His Majestie's Advocat 

p. 12 May, m. 4 June 1696 

,, William, mason in Dunse, and Janet Stewart, daughter of 

Charles Stewart 26 Nov. 178'.! 

Middleton, Lady Grissel, daughter to John, Earle of Midiltoun, His 
Majestie's Commissioner for the kingdome of Scotland, 
and William, Earle of Mortoun,mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
house be James, Archibishop of Sanctandrois Thursday, 12 June 1662 

„ Lady Helen, daughter to John, Earle Midiltoun, His Majestie's 
Commissioner, and Patrick, Earl Kinghorne, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be James, Archbishop of Sanct- 
androis Satterday, 23 Aug. 1662 

Miles, , journeyman Wright in Edinburgh, and Margaret 

Anderson 5 Feb. 1750 

,, Mary, daughter of John Miles, farmer in Upper Largo, and 

William M'Kay, weaver in Kennoway 25 July 1794 

Mill, Alexander, wright, and Elizabeth Dickson, mar. in the Cannon- 
gale meetinghouse p. 29 June, m. 14 July 1690 

„ Ann, daughter of Robert Mill, brewer's servant, and William 

Shiphard, soldier in the 7th Regment 18 April 1789 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Mill, residenter, and James 

Condie, book binder in Paisley 11 June 1790 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of William Mill, woolcomber, and John 

Thomson, baker 17 Nov. 1791 

„ George, mason, and Isabel Taylor, daughter of the deceased 

John Taylor 16 July 178S 

„ Henrietta, daughter to John Mill, tailor in Canongatehead, 

and Archibald Bisset, officer of Excise 4 Sept. 1759 

„ Isabella, daughter of John Mill, tide waiter in Aberdeen, and 

Peter Boreland, baker 5 Julv 1792 

„ (Myll), James, and Barbara Smytht 24 Feb. 1565 

„ Jean, daughter of Alexander Mill, marchant, and Robert 

Edmond, soldier in the 3rd Regiment of Foot Guards 2S Dec. 1787 

„ Janet, and John Wilkie m. Tuysday. 20 April 1647 

„ Janet, daughter to the deceast James Mill, weaver, and 

Alexander Gall, journeyman weaver 14 July 1759 

„ Margaret, and Williame Hay, wright from Liberton, mar. in 
Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne 

Tuysday, 19 Sept. 1671 

„ Peter, gentleman's servant, and Mary Henderson, daughter to 

James Henderson, labourer 20 Oct. 1784 

Millar, Agnes, daughter to the deceased James Millar, late deacon of 
the Baxters, and John Thomson, junior shipmaster in 
Leith 16 Dec. 1769 

„ Alexander, cordiner, and Margaret Thomsone, daughter Iaufull 
to the deceast Alexander Thomsone, cordener, burges 

p. 31 Oct., ni. 26 Nov. 1696 

„ Alexander, glasier, and Janet Millar in Edinburgh 2 Sept. 1735 

., Alexander, glasier, and Margaiet Shaw, residenter in Edin- 
burgh 2 S Nov. 1741 



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Millar, Alexander, weaver, and Margret Bain, daughter of Peter 

Bain, weaver in Lesslie 1 2 April 1784 

„ Alexander, labourer, and Ella Hutchison, daughter of John 

Hutchison, stay maker \y May 179: 

,, Andrew, smith, and Helene Gray, mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

Tuysday, 3 July 1649 
„ Andrew, and Isobel Armstrang in Edinburgh 

p. 22 May, mar. at Edinburgh 7 June 1670 
„ Ann Euphemia, and Alexander Russell, brewer's servant 7 Oct. 1770 

„ Ann, daughter of William Millar, shoemaker, and Thomas 

Adams, soldier in the 39th Regiment 8 Jan. 178S 

„ Arthur, indueller in Edinburgh, and Margaret Fenton, 

daughter to the deceased James Fenton in the parish of 

Trinity Gask 7 Jan. 1753 

,, Barbara, and Drysdale Upingham, serjant in Batteraw's 

Regiament 8 Sept. 1746 

„ Catherine, in Dudingstoun, and Thomas Davidson Sabbath, 16 Oct. 1670 
,, Christina, in Edinburgh, and Edward Toshach 

p. lS Feb., mar. at Edinburgh 16 Mar. 1666 
„ Christina, and James Broun Sabbath, 29 June 1656 

„ Daniel, labourer, and Isabel Ross, daughter of the deceased 

John Ross, farmer in Thurso, in Caithness 16 Nov. 1789 

„ Elizabeth, and Thomas Brek 1 Aug. 1566 

,, Euphemia, servitrix to John Yetts, b re war, and James 

Maicolme, late servitour to the Laird of Mochrum 

p. 26 Nov., m. 14 Dec. 1697 
., George, baxter in Niddery in the parish of Libertone, and 

Janett Stenhouse, daughter to the deceast Mark Stenhouse 

in the parish of Newtoun 24 Aug. 1717 

.. George, labourer, and Christian M'pharson 14 April 17S1 

„ George, soldier in the second batallion of Royals, and 

Margaret Runciman, daughter to William Rurtciman in 

Perth 12 April 17S4 

„ Geills, and Andro Bane, tailor, mar. by Mr. Patrick Hepburn, 

minister at the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

p. 18 Aug., m. Thursday, 3 Oct. 1667 
,, Helene, and William Weir, coatchman, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 28 Aug., m. Tuysday, 20 September 1670 
,, Helen, in South Leitb, and John Williamson 

p. 29 July, mar. at South Leith 16 Aug. 1666 
„ Isabella, and Alexander Lindsay, weiver, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 14 June, m. Tuysday, 23 July 1668 
„ Isabella, dochter lawfull to John Millar, smith in Auchtertool. 

and John Leckie, servitour to John Yetts, brewar 

p. 3, m. 20 Dec. 1692 
„ Isabella, and Alexander Falconer 2 Aug. 1739 

„ Isabella, daughter of the deceased Donald Millar, and John 

M'Greegor, soldier in the 24th Regment, presently quartered 

in the Castle of Edinburgh 20 Mar. 1785 

„ Isabella, daughter of James Millar, carter, and James Telfar, 

carter 14 Jan. 1788 

„ James, bookbinder in Edinburgh, and Jean Mathie, both 

parochiners in the south congregatioun of Edinburgh, mar. 

in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

Sabbath, 16 Oct. 1664 
„ James, tailler, and Jeane Annan, mar. in the said Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 30 Aug., m. Tuysday, 6 Oct. 1668 
., lames, baxter, and Ann Mitchell, relict of Alexander Bartleman, 

ba.xter 18 July 1736 



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Millar, James, widower in the parish of New Monkland, and Christian 

Main, indweller 15 Nov 1752 

,, James, staymaker, and Barbara Spreut 20 Dec. 1782 

„ James, weaver, and Jean Honnyman, daughter to William 

Honneyman, weaver in Kinross 24 Feb. 1792 

„ Janet, and William Logane 20 Aug. 1567 

„ Janet, in Edinburgh, and Robert Rodger 

p. 12, mar. at Edinburgh 27 Feb. 1665 
,, Janet, in Edinburgh, and Alexander Millar, glasier 2 Sept. 1735 

1, Janet, and William Wilson, brewer's servant 6 Sept. 1782 

„ Janet, daughter of the deceased James Millar, and William 

Moore (More), upholsterer 9 Sept. 1788 

,, Janet, daughter of Andrew Millar, weaver in Thurso, and 

Alexander Sutherland, labourer 14 July '789 

„ Janet, daughter of James Millar, smith, and James Alexander, 

china-mender 16 Sept. 1791 

„ Janet, daughter of James Millar, and Adam Thomson, horse 

hyrer 29 June 1792 

,, Jean, daughter to Robert Millar in the parish of Dumbarny, 

and Kinloch, journeyman tailor 25 July 1752 

,, Jean, daughter of Robert Millar, staymaker, and William 

Bower, tailor 3 Nov. 17S6 

„ Jean, daughter of the deceased William Millar, distilar att 

Craigend, by Stirling, and William Arnott, baker 7 Aug. 1790 

,, Jean, daughter to William Millar, weaver in Falkirk, and John 

Hutchison, gardner 30 Nov. 1791 

,, Jean, daughter of Thomas Millar, gardiner in the Abbey, and 

John Craig, taylor in the Abbey 14 Aug. 1793 

,, Jean, daughter of John Millar, mason in Edinburgh, and John 

Ross, wright 8 Nov. 1793 

„ John, cordener in the Ab'bay, and Jean Falaw, indweller 3 Nov. 1694 

„ John, glassier, burges and freeman, and Margaret Reid, 

daughter lawfull to Adam Reid in Torryburne 8 May 1697 

„ John, and Margaret Watt in Edinburgh Sabbath, 5 Nov. 1671 

„ John, tailor, and Ann Berry, daughter of the deceased William 

Berry, tidewaiter in Kir'kaldy 16 Mar. 1787 

„ John, merchant from Charliston, and Miss Agnes Young, 

daughter of Andrew Young, farmer in West Moor 27 Sept. 1793 

„ Ludovick, paper-printer, son to John Millar, and Hannah Daull, 

daughter of the deceased John Daull, baker 13 Nov. 1778 

,, Margaret, in this congregation, and James Peter, one of the 
paroch of Dudingstoun, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 
by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 3 May, m. Tuysday, 9 June 1668 
,, Margaret, and John Hoge, brewer's servant 30 Oct. 1741 

., Margaret, daughter to Alexander Millar, glazier, and Alexander 

Watson, upholsterer in Edinburgh 19 Jan. 1776 

„ Margaret, daughter of Alexander Millar, sclater, and David 

Sinclair, corkcutter 1 Mar. 1785 

,. Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Millar, farmer in 

Caithness, and John Cormack, weaver 23 Nov. 17S5 

„ Margaret, relict of the deceased James Stewart, baker in 

Cawsayside, and William Gardner, weaver 20 May 1789 

„ Mary, daughter of the deceased John Millar, labourer, and 

James Russell of the Royal Artilary 25 Jan. 1782 

„ Patrick, and Margaret Cunnyngham Sabbath, 12 July 1C63 

, Philip, surgeon in Edinburgh, and Kathron Fouler, relict of 

Nathanell Fenwick 20 Jan. 1774 

„ Rachel, daughter to the deceased Robert Millar, and James 

Walker, lintdresser 18 Sept. 1773 

„ Robert, and Margaret Herd in Edinburgh 

r: 5 Feb., mar. at Edinburgh 31 Mar. 166; 



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Millar, Robert, merchant, and Margaret Fenton, daughter to Jam. 
Fenton of Millern, in the parish of Trinity Gask, Perthshire 

9 Oct. 1747 

„ Robert, and Helen Hunter, relict of Mr. Broachvood (not ex- 
tracted) 2 Jul)' 1755 

„ Robert, tailor, and Jean Watters, daughter of John Watters, 

weaver in Thurso 22 July 1789 

„ Thomas, tailor, and Margaret Buchanan, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 2 Oct., m. Tuysday, 15 Nov. 1670 

„ Thomas, in the West Kirk parochin, and Agnes Forfar, mar. 
in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, 
minister p. 21 Nov., m. Tuysday, 7 Dec. 1658 

„ Thomas, gentleman's servant, and Margrat Campbell 15 Sept. 1785 

„ William, journeyman painter, and Catherine M'Culloch 5 May 1750 

„ William, wright in Leslie, and Elspeth Ta's (Tawse), residenter 

20 Mar. 1784 

„ William, shoemaker, and Christian Samwelt 11 Nov. 1789 

„ ■ , glazier, Edinburgh, and Miss Campbell Hill, daughter 

of the deceased Deacon Hill, skinner, Edinburgh 10 Sept. 1778 

Millard, Elizabeth, (laughter to the deceased James Millard, some- 
time merchant in Peebles, and John Sutherland, brush- 
maker 28 May 1764 
Millen. Christina, daughter to John Millen, miller in Dillavaird in 
the parish of Airly, and John Watson, soldier in Colonel 
Mm ray Keeth's Regiment of foot, now lying in this place 9 Jan. 1760 

., Margaret, daughter to the deceased Alexander Millen, some- 
time farmer in the parish of Nether Banchrie, and Alexander 
Miller, merchant 14 April 1764 

Miller, Agnes, relict of the deceast John Pursill, tailor in the Potter- 
row, and James Kilpatrick, tailor in the Abbey 22 Aug. 1702 

„ Agnes, and James Corsair, labourer 9 Oct. 1793 

„ Alexander, laufull son to John Miller, farmer in ye parish of 

Forgandairiie, and Jean Frazer 2 Mar. 17 13 

,, Alexander, glassier, and Margaret Edward, laufull daughter 

to the deceast John Edward, soapboiler 29 Nov. 1726 

„ Alexander, glasier, and Jean Nish, laufull daughter to Alexander 

Nish, coachmaker there 15 Feb. 1729 

„ Alexander, merchant, and Margaret Millen, daughter to the 
deceased Alexander Millen, sometime farmer in the parish 
of Nether Banchrie 14 April 1764 

„ Alexander, smith, and Marion Christie, daughter of John 

Christie, gardener in Edinburgh 3 July 1800 

., Ann, residenter, and Robert Tulloch, indweller 15 Jan. 1732 

.. Ann, and John Dick, journeyman weaver 18 April 1767 

„ Ann, daughter of William Miller, merchant in Edinburgh, and 

James M'Leod, tailor in Leith Wynd 3 July 1793 

., Archibald, mason, and Margaret Burnlees, daughter to Thomas 

Burnlees, carter 17 Sept. 1774 

., Arthur, whip maker, and Elisabeth Cairny, residenter 16 Oct. 1731 

,, Barbara, daughter of John Millar, farmer in Kirkwall, and 

William Skae, portar in Leith 9 Dec. 1793 

„ Charlotte, and William Wilson, weaver 13 Oct. 1775 

,, Christina, and James Brown, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of the 

Cannongate be Mr. James Nairne, minister Tuysday, 29 July 1656 

„ Daniel, sailer, and Janet Sinclar, daughter to the deceased 

Thomas Sinclar, sometime sailer in South Walls, Orkny 2 Dec. 1763 

„ David, servant to William Dunbar, residenter, and Grisal 

Monro, residenter iS Nov. 171 5 

,, David, wheel wright, and Ann Abercrombie, daughter of 

Abercrombie, servant 20 Nov. 1 794 



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Miller, David, labourer, and Ann Brown, daughter of Alexander 

Brown, residenter in Auchtertool, shire of Fife 16 Jan. 1797 

,, Elizabeth, and John Peacock, servant to Her Grace the Duches 

of Hamiltoun, mar. by Mr. William Mitchell, minister at 

the Cannogate 6 Nov. [695 

.. Elizabeth, and William M'Kie m. 3 July 1705 

., Euphemia, daughter of James Miller, ship master, Kincairn, 

and John Davidson, sadler 3 June 1799 

„ Francis, gentleman's servant, and Elizabeth Kinnaird, daughter 

of Alexander Kinnaird, residenter in the parish of Errol 10 April 1S00 
„ George, tailor, and Barbara Keith, mar. in our Kirk Fryday, 1 1 Any. 1648 
„ George, corporall in ye foot gauirds, and Catherine Weymes, 

late servitrix to James Thomsone, merchant in Edinburgh 

p. 6, m. 25 April 1706 
,, Hay, mason, and Kathrine M'Culloch, daughter of John 

M'Culloch, coach driver in Edinburgh 8 Dec. 1800 

„ Helen, widow of Murray, sometime surgeon in London, 

and William Scott, tailor in Canongate 3 April 1 762 

,. Isabella, daughter of John Miller in the shire of Caithness, and 

William Wight, serjentin the Duke of Argyll's Regiment 10 April 1794 
„ Isabella, daughter of the late John Miller, mariner in Canon, 

and James Hewit, soldier in the North British Fencibles 26 May 1718 
,. James, and Jeane Reid m. Fryday, 9 June 1648 

„ James, writer, and Margret Wauchop p. 29 Nov., m. 28 Dec. 1691 

„ James, glover, and Grizal Gillchrist, daughter to David Gill- 

christ, gardiner in Castlebams 25 May 1759 

., James, and Jean Hogg 10 June 1773 

„ James, smith, and Janet Ogg, daughter of Daniel ' gg, 

merchant in Caithness 11 Sept. 1795 

„ James,shoemakerin Fisherow.and Margarate Torrop, daughter 

of James Torrop, mariner in Leith 1 April 1796 

„ James, musician, and Kathrine M'Naughton, daughter of Peter 

M'Naughton, soldier in Becleugh fencibles 13 Nov. 1799 

„ Janet, in Edinburgh, and Robert Hay 

p. 2 Nov., mar. at Edinburgh 16 Jan. 1663 
,, Janet, daughter of William Miller, butcher in Aloa, and 

Ebenezer Black, printer 27 Aug. 1794 

,, Janet, daughter of James Miller, labourer in Edinburgh, and 

Robert Jack, mariner 25 July 1796 

,, Janet, daughter of James Miller, herd in Melliston, and James 

Wight, baker 8 Aug. 1800 

„ Jean, daughter to James Miller, coppersmith, and Thomas 

Drysdale, smith in Edinburgh 30 July 1709 

,, Jean, daughter to James Miller, merchant in Lanrik, and 

Alexander Handeside, journeyman weaver 12 May 1764 

„ Jean, daughter of John Miller, shoemaker in Fisherow, and 

William Gilmore, shoemaker 3 Sept. 1794 

„ Jean, daughter of Mr. John Miller, late bailie in Wick, Caith- 
ness, and Alexander Sutherland, shoemaker 12 June 1798 
,, John, ane of Edinburgh, and Helen Kinemonth m. 10 Mar. 1646 
„ John, cordiner, and Agnes Graham, daughter to James Graham, 

tennent in Monteith 24 Nov. 1724 

„ John, merchant, and Ann Wood, daughter to William Wood, 

glover in South Leith 3 Jan. 1767 

,, John, shoemaker, and Christian Thorn, daughter to Archibald 

Thorn, bootcher ■ Mar. 1774 

,, John, labourer in Edinburgh, and Janet Bcddie, daughter of 

John Beddie, joiner in Mussleburgh 15 Nov. 1793 

„ John, weaver, and Ann Ross, daughter of William Ross, 

farmer in Inverness 4 June 1795 



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Miller, John, ship master, and Maria Briggs, daughter of David 

Briggs in Strathearly 2 Feb. 1799 

„ Margaret, daughter to John Miller, land labourei in the parish 

of Pollwart, and Neil M 'clean, journeyman weaver 8 July 1758 

,, Margaret, daughter of ■ Miller, farmer in Banff, and 

George M'Inzie of the 2nd batalion of the Edinburgh 

Royal Volunteers 28 Mar. 1799 

,, Margaret, daughter of Miller, residenter in the parish of 

Auchterarder, and Joseph Grieve, soldier in the 72nd 

Regiment 23 Oct. 1799 

„ Margaret, daughter of James Miller, residenter in Bathgate, 

and John Bowie, currier 12 Nov. 1799 

„ Marion, daughter to John Miller, late bailie in lladdingloun, 

and Peter Milln, sadler 27 June 1730 

,. Michael, of the Dragoon Guards, and Margarate Hald, daughter 

of James Hald." labourer in Edinburgh 21 Mar. 1800 

Robert, carter, and Jean Caldwalls, relict of Robert Crauford, 

shoemaker 10 Aug. 1798 

,, Robert, labourer, and Elizabeth Barber, daughter of Andrew 

Barber, labourer 24 Jan. l£oo 

„ Sarah Maria, daughter to the deceast James Miller, wryter, 

and Alexander Finlayson, cordiner in Saint Ninian's Raw 8 Aug. 1721 
„ Thomas, ane of the parish of Lintoun, and Marioun Rentoun 

from Eyemouth, mar. be Mr. George Leslie Tuysday, 13 Aug. 1650 
„ Thomas, painter, and Margrate M'Donakl, daughter of Daniel 

M'Donald, tennant in Inverness 30 Sept. 1793 

„ Thomas, labourer, and Helen Couslin, daughter of John 

Couslin, labourer in Kinness 31 July 179S 

William, ane of the parochin of Dudingstoun, and Euphame 

Caldwell m. Thursday, 15 July 1647 

„ William, indvveller, and Helen Cronierty, daughter to the 

deceased Thomas Cromerty, farmer in Kirkwall 4 June 1757 

William, weaver, and Margaret Morison, daughter of John 

Morison, cooper in Argyleshire 10 Aug. 1798 

Milligan, A-nes, daughter of Andrew Milligan, bleacher in Perth, 

and Archibald Ainslie, tailor in Edinburgh 13 Nov. 1793 

„ Andrew, watchcase maker, and Susan Richardson, daughter 

to the deceased John Richardson, smith in Edinburgh 2 Sept. 1781 
,. James, tanner, and Ann Crumbie, daughter of Peter Crumbee, 

farmer in Dunbar 20 Feb. 1792 

„ Margaret, daughter of Andrew Milligan, deceased, bleacher in 

Perth, and William Bain, tailor 15 Oct. 1789 

Milligate, Isack, drummer in the 3rd Regiment of Guards, and Janet 

M'Ghie, daughter of James M'Ghie, labourer in Edinburgh 

(not married! 20 May 1S00 
Mills, John, shoemaker, and Martha Mason, daughter of John 

Mason, hairdresser in Wouler, shire of Northumberland 1 Dec. 1800 
.. Samuel, soldier in the Northfolk fcncible Cavilry, and Helen 

Bowie, daughter of William Bowie, mariner in Leith 23 Sept. 1799 
Milne (Miln), Agnes, in Edinburgh, and George Baderstoim 

Sabbath, 27 Oct. 1672 
Agnes, indweller, and William Harvie, indweller 9 June 1769 

., Alexander, in this congregation, and Elspeth Lawson in the 

paroch of Ratha, mar. at Ratha Sabbath, 13 Oct. 1672 

.. Alexander, flesher, and Helen Whyte, daughter to ye deceast 

Robert Whyte, hammerman 30 Nov. 1710 

„ Andrew, cook, and Annas Duff, mar. within the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister p. I, m. Fryday, 27 Nov. 1663 
.. Andrew, and Bessie Milne, in Edinburgh Sabbath, 25 Jan. 1652 

.. Ann, and John Willison, servant to Captain Nairne 30 May 1755 

„ Archibald, waterman, and Janet Campbell, cutler, residenter 2S Nov. 1777 



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Milne (Miln), David, in tin's congregation, and Agnes Saltoun in 

Edinburgh p. 2, mar. at Edinburgh 21 July 1665 

,, Elizabeth, in Edinburgh, and Andrew Milne Sabbath, 25 Jan. 1652 

„ George, and Margaret Buchan m. 17 Dec. 1685 

,. (Mylne), George, and Jeane Murray Sabbath, 8 Nov. 1657 

,, George, watchmaker, and Margaret Sibbald, relick of William 

Bulges, gunsmith in Bristo 6 Feb. 1725 

„ Isabella, and Thomas Hepburne, both parochiners of Haly- 
roodhous, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous be Mr. 

James Kid, minister p. 1, m. Thursday, 26 Nov. 1668 

.. Isabella, and George Wauchop, cook, mar. be Mr. James Kid, 

minister at the Church of Halyroodhous 

p. 17 Dec. 1665, m. Tuysday, 9 Jan. 1666 
„ Isabella, and David Bissett, waterman 13 June 1745 

„ James, vivler in South Leith, and Isobell Walker, mar. in the 

Church of Holiroodhouse p. S June, m. Tuesday, 30 Sept. 1673 

,, James, younger, tailor in Potterraw, and Jean Broun, laufull 

daughter to John Broun, residenter in Couper of Fyfe 30 Nov. 171 1 
„ James, merchant, and Janet Mathison 13 Jan. 1753 

„ James, soldier in the Marques of Huntly's Regiment, and 

Kathrine M'Donald, daughter of Allan M'Donald, farmer 

in Fort William 2 May 1794 

„ James, farmer, and Helen Steedman, daughter of Laurence 

Steedman, mason in Edinburgh 16 Nov. 1797 

„ Janet, and William Cranstoun, mar. in Edinburgh 

p. 9 Mar., m. 10 April 1673 
., Janet, and reter Kid, journeyman tailor 28 Nov. 1747 

„ John, workman in the West Kirk Paroch, and Margaret Allan, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, 

minister p. 11 June, m. Tuysday, 4 July 1665 

,, John, and Agnes Veitch, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 

by .Mr. James Kid, minister p. 27 June, m. Fryday, 13 Aug. 1669 

„ John, son to Alexander Miln, indweller in Dundie, and Jean 

Robertson, daughter to Robert Robertson, weaver in 

Monifeth 4 April 1724 

., John, and Elizabeth M'Knight 17 Nov. 1738 

„ John, waterman, and Margaret Hardy 7 Dec. 1750 

„ John, watchmaker, and Ann Robertson 6 Jan. 1753 

„ John, baker, and Margarate Christie, daughter of Patrick 

Christie, officer of Excise in Enstruther 6 Feb. 1795 

„ John, weaver, and Mary Robertson, daughter of Daniel 

Robertson, gardener in the parish of Merton 16 Sept. 1799 

,, Margaret, and John Levingstoune m Tuysday, 20 Oct. 1646 

„ Margaret, and William Hay Sabbath, 23 July 1671 

„ Margaret, residenter, and Alexander Murray, servant to David 

Hutchison, weaver 13 Oct. 171 1 

„ Robert, brewer's servant, and Jean Hill, daughter to the 

deceased Thomas Hill, sometime farmer in the parish of 

Cramond 25 July 1768 

„ Patrick, saidler, burges, and Rachell Hislop, daughter to the 

deceast George Hislop, merchand 6 July 1723 

„ Peter, sadler, and Marion Miller, daughter to John Miller, late 

bailie in Haddingtoun 27 June 1730 

„ Thomas, weaver, and Euphame Lugtoun 1 5 IMay ] 745 

„ Thomas, leather march ant, Jamison, daughter of William 

Jamison, skiner in Edinburgh 24 Mar. 17S5 

„ Bailie Thomas, leather marchant, and Mrs. Helen Leslie 24 Dec. 1791 
„ William, and Janet Corhren m. 16 Feb. 1688 

„ William, tailor in Potterrow, and Mary Robertson, relict of 

William Martin, wheel wright in Edinburgh 15 June 1731 

„ William, tailor in Potterrow, and Ann Strachan, daughter to 

Peter Strachan, shipmaster in Peterhead 17 Oct. 1750 



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Miln (Milne). See also Mylne. 

Milnes, Richard, in the paroch of South Leith, and Marie 

Popham Sabbath, 21 July 1672 

Milroy, Andrew, taylor, Canongate, and .Margaret Falconar, 

daughter to David Falconar, wright, Fisherrow 13 Nov. 177S 

„ Uavid, stocking maker, and Jannet Neven, daughter to the 

deceased James Neven, weaver 31 Aug. 1781 

Mills, Alexander, of the Royal Artilery, and Cicilla Grant 12 Nov. 1798 

„ Sarah (Sallie), daughter of the deceased John Mills, dark att 

Caron, and Robert Kerr, coach driver 17 Mar. 1790 

Milton, James, weiver, and Marjorie Dowie, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

P- 9 July, m- Tuysday, 8 Aug. 1671 
„ Margaret, daughter to John Milton, weaver in Liberton, and 

Duncan M'Donald, journeyman staymaker 10 Nov. 1750 

Miuchen, Elspeth, corporal in the 52nd Regiment, and Elizabeth 

Stewart 10 July 1799 

Minnie, Alexander, servant, and Betha Thomson, daughter of Andrew- 
Thomson, clerk in the Cess Office, Edinburgh 12 April 1798 
Minns, Mark, soldier in the Northfolk Cavilry, and Alison Burnet, 

daughter of Henry Burnet, farmer in Gladsmoor 17 Now 1798 

Minto, Isabella, daughter ot John Minto, schoolmaster in Selkirk, 

and Alexander Inness, gentleman's servant 23 Aug. 1796 

,, James, mason, and Jean Alexander, daughter of Peter Alex- 
ander, coach driver in Edinburgh 19 Dec. 1798 
,, John, from Quothquen, and Agnes Atchesone m. Fryday, 19 Nov. 1647 
„ Mr. John, surgeon in the Caithness Legion Regiment, and 
Isabella Clephan, daughter of Mr. James Clephan, one of 
the present magistrates of Canongate 25 Dec. 1798 
„ Katherine, daughter of John Minto, schoolmaster in Selkirk, 

and John Sandlands, upholsterer 18 Nov. 1783 

,, see also Aminto. 
Minton, Janet, daughter to the deceast James Minion in Duns, now 

in the parish, and David Whytlaw, tailor 13 April 172S 

Mirrender, William, butler, and Margaret Gardener, daughter of 

John Gairdener, farmer 28 July 1794 

Mitchell, "Adam, and Jane Sydserf m. 24 Nov. 1686 

., Adam, wright, and Isobell M'Kill 8 Feb. 1740 

„ Adam, wright, and Helen Anderson, daughter to the deceased 
David Anderson, examiner in the Court of Exchequer, now 
resideing in Edinburgh 8 April 1758 

„ Adam, residenter, and Margaret Law 6 Jan. 1800 

„ Agnes, and Alexander Loch, cordiner, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 31 May, m. Tuysday, 23 June 1668 
,, Alexander, gairdner, and Margaret Beatisone in Edinburgh, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 24 July, m. Fryday, 19 Aug. 1653 
„ Alexander, and Margaret Johnstoun, mar. in the Kirk ot 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutcheson, minister 

p. 9 Mar., 111. Fryday, 18 April 1662 
„ Alexander, servitor to James Ross, brewer in the Abbay of 

Holyroodhouse, and Elizabeth Frazer 1 May 170S 

., Alexander, journeyman shoemaker, and Margaret Peasty, 

widow of William Kilgower I Jan. 1763 

., Alexander, shoemaker, and Mary Randells 20 June 1770 

,, Alexander, baker, and Margarate Hog, daughter of James Hog, 

card maker in Dalkeith 23 June 1795 

., Andrew, wright in Edinburgh, and Isobel Grahame, servitrix to 

John Cochran, candlemaker, burges p. 3, 111. 27 Nov. 1694 



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Mitchell, Ann, daughter to John Mitchell, brewer, and Alexander 

Bartleman, baxter 6 Oct. 1734 

„ Ann, relict of Alexander Bartleman, baxter, and James Millar, 

baxter 18 July 1736 

„ Ann, daughter of Alexander Mitchell, shoemaker, and George 

Bathie, residenter 22 April 1780 

.. Ann, daughter of John Mitchill, officer of Excise, and Robei t 

Mortimer, glover 12 Dec. 1782 

,, Ann, daughter of Alexander Mitchell, and John Dick, barber 2 Oct. 1793 
,, Anna, servitrix to John Geills, merchant in Edinburgh, and 

George Temple, gairdner, bulges p. 15 May, m. 4 June 1697 

., Anna, daughter to William Mitchell, stabler, and Robert 

Meinzies, wigmaker in Edinburgh 3 April 17 14 

,. Archibald, sadle tree maker, and Isobella Stephens, daughter 

to the deceased John Stephens, sailor in Kirkaldie 7 Oct. 1771 

., Archibald, soldier in the West Lothian fencibles, and Agnes 

Hay, daughter of Hay, late mariner 31 Jan. 1799 

,, Barbara, and James Greine, parochiners of Glencorse, mar. 

in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

Tuysday, 30 Nov. 1658 
„ Barbara, daughter of James Mitchill, vintnar in Kilmarnock, 

and Alexander Orme, printer 27 June 17S5 

,, Barbara, daughter of Charles Mitchel, tailor in West Port, and 

James Wright, quarrier 27 Dec. 17S7 

„ Christina, servitrix to Patrick M'Carra, late bailie of the 

Cannogate, and Alexander Gray, tailor in South Leith 14 July 1696 
., Christina, and Patrick Drummond, merchant 22 Nov. 1746 

,, Christina, daughter of John Mitchell, farmer in Sutherland, 

and Alexander Brymer, wright 20 Sept. 1787 

,. Coh ill, daughter of the deceased John Mitchell, and Charles 

Sinclair, pentioner 18 Nov. 17S6 

.. David, cordiner, and Jonet Douglas in the parish of Borthwik, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, 

minister p. 4, m. Tuysday, 27 Oct. 1657 

David, gairdener, and Marioun Primrose m. 29 June 1706 

„ Deborah, daughter of the deceased John Mitchell, merchant in 

Burntisland, and James Pentland, coach master 27 April 1791 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to umquhile Andrew Mitchell, late Provost 

of Aberdean, and Mr. John Brand, minister of the Gospell 

at Borrowstouness 10 Aug. 1700 

„ Elizabeth, and Robert Gray, out pensioner of Chelsea Hospital 

13 Nov. 1767 
,, Elizabeth ("Bettie), daughter to William Mitchell, merchant, 

and John Mitchell, merchant 4 Nov. 1772 

., Elizabeth, daughter of William Mitchell, farmer in Humbie, 

and Thomas Alexander, farmer in Kinglassie 24 July 1795 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Mitchell, labourer, and Miles 

Aitkin, soldier in the 20th Light Dragoons 14 Oct. 1S00 

„ George, maltman, and Anna Baveridge, indueller 23 Aug. 1720 

„ George, and Cristian Norie, mar. be Mr. James Kid, minister 

at the Kirk of Halyroodhous p. 8, m. Tuysday, 24 Nov. 1663 

,, Grisel, daughter of Alexander Mitchell, weaver, and John 

Falconer, weaver 25 Oct. 1792 

., Helene, and Duncan Sim, servand to the Ladie Naper, mar. in 

the Kirk of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, 

minister p. 9 Oct., m. Thursday, 10 Nov. 1670 

,, Helen, relict of umquhile Samuel! Guthrie, merchant in 

Edinburgh, and John Gray, servitour to the Earle of 

Sutherland 17 Dec. 1698 
„ Helen, daughter of Mitchell, paper maker in , 

and Thomas Lovel, paper maker 22 Sept. 179S 



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Mitchell, Henrv, weaver, and Jean Ewen, by Mr. Thomas Wilkie, 

p. 11, m. 18 Nov. 1688 
Isabella, and John Griersone, from South Leith m. 5 May 1646 

(Mitchill), Isabella, dochter lawfull to the deceast William 
Mitchill, fermerer in Over Libbertoune, and James 
Gibsone, their Majesties gunsmith in the Castle of 
Edinburgh p. 21 May, m. 30 June 1692 

Isabella, daughter to John Mitchell, dyer in Haddingtown, 

and John Dempster, wheel wright 15 April 1760 

Isabella, and John Brown, labourer 24 Jan. 1781 

James, and Marion Aitkin, mar. in the New Kirk of Edinburgh 

p. 15 Feb., m. Thursday, 12 Mar. 1674 
James, and Margaret Campbell, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood 

hous be Mr. James Kid, minister p. 19 April, m. Fryday, 5 June 166S 
James, tailler, and Sara Small, mar. be Mr. Jon Hog 

p. 11 July, m. Fryday, 20 Aug. 1652 
James, weaver, and Elisabeth Wilson, daughter of the deceased 

Thomas Wilson, farmer in St. Andrews 17 Aug. 1790 

James, wright, and Kaithren M'donald, daughter of John 

Macalla, labourer 24 Nov. 1792 

James, gentleman's servant, and Janet Gilchrist, daughter of 

William Gilchrist, wright in Carstairs 9 Feb. 1793 

James, plasterer, and Agniss Lyall, daughter of George Lyall, 

sailor in Anstruther 2S Aug. 1793 

Janet, and Robert Tailfeir in the parochin of Dudingstoun, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 22 Jan., m. Tuysday, 14 Feb. 1654 
Janet, in Edinburgh, and William Thomson 

p. 1, mar. at Edinburgh 26 Oct. 1665 
Janet, daughter to the deceast William Mitchell, and Farquchar 

M'Craw, tailor there 9 Sept. 1727 

Janet, daughter to the deceased William Mitchell, accomptant 
in the bank, and John Whetherspoon, printer in Edinburgh 

5 Sept. 1765 
Janet, and John Sceaff, horse dealer 15 Mar. 1786 

Janet, daughter of the late Andrew Mitchell, cooper in Canon 
Shore, parish of Bothkenner, and Alexander Davidson, 
writer in Edinburgh 5 Dec. 1796 

Jeane, and Thomas Blair, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. James Kid Tuysday, 1 Dec. 1663 

Jean, and Alexander Frazer Sabbath, 13 Nov. 1670 

Jean, eldest laufull daughter to John Mitchell, brewer, burges, 

and William Lauder, coachmaker 4 July 17-4 

Jean, daughter of the deceased Charles Mitchell, tailor, and 

William Sandilands, taylor 24 Mar. 1784 

Jean, daughter of John Mitchell, labourer at Hillend, and 

Thomas Scott, mason in the parish of Abbotshall 20 June 1794 

John, ane of Edinburgh, and Jonet Johnstoun m. 17 Feb. 1646 

John, and Beatrix Saftlay, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. James Nairne, minister p. 4 July, m. Thursday, 30 Sept. 1658 
John, servant to my Lord Elcho, and Ann Knight 13 July 1745 

John, journeyman coachmaker, and Janet Webster, servant to 

James Lindsay, writter in Edinburgh 3 April 1756 

John, journeyman weaver, and Katharine Hamilton, daughter 

to Alexander Hamilton, farmer in the parish of Douglass 30 Sept. 1766 
John, mason, and Isobella Caldcr of the parish of Invereske 4 Dec. 1 77 1 
John, merchant, and Bettie Mitchell, daughter to William 

Mitchell, merchant 4 Now 177: 

John, and Mary Potter, presently in the burgh of Canongate 18 Aug. 1784 
John, harnessmaker, and Margrate Robertson, daughter of 

William Robertson, farmer in Grindly I Dec. 1797 



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Mitchell, Joseph, gentleman's servant, residenter, and Margaret 
Duncan, daughter of John Duncan, ironmonger in Hamilton 

18 Jan. 1795 

,, Lillias, laufull daughter to the deccast Alexander Mitchell, 
brewer in Edinburgh, and Alexander Lillie, wrigbt in 
Haddingtoun 2i May 171 5 

,. [Catherine, daughter of John Mitchell, labourer, and William 

Walker, wright 12 Nov. 1790 

,. Margaret, and James Trumbill, mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 24 June, m. Tuysday, 14 Aug. 1 65 5 

., Margaret, and John Roy, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 
by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 6 Nov., m. Tuysday, 20 Dec. 1670 

.. Margaret, and Charles Weddell, servand to the Earle Dun- 
fermling, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick 
Hepburne, minister p. I, m. Thursday, 19 Jan. 1671 

., Margaret, laufull daughter to the deceast John Mitchell, vintner, 
burges of Edinburgh, and Alexander Arthure, laufull son 
to William Arthure, tailor 13 Sept. 1718 

., Margaret, and Andrew Douglas 14 July 1739 

., Margaret, daughter to the deceased John Mitchell, brewer, and 

Alexander Boyter, shipmaster in North Leith 28 May 1768 

.. Mary, and John Rogan m. 15 June 16S8 

., Mary, daughter to George Mitchell, gardner in Sterling, and 

William Meggot, tailor in Potterrow 25 Nov. 1732 

,, Mary, daughter of James Mitchell, mason, and Dougald Brown, 

soldier in the Marques of Huntly's Fencibles 14 May 1794 

., Nicholaus, and Marie Thomson, mar. in the Kiik of Halyrood- 
hous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 10 May, m. Fryday, 12 June 1668 

,, Patrick, and Barbara Smith, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 
be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. iS Sept., m. Tuysday, 25 Oct. 1664 

,, Patrick, and Margaret Purves, mar. within the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 9 Feb., m. Tuysday, 29 April 1662 

,, Rachel, and John Douglas p. 2, m. 23 June 1691 

„ Rattray, servant, and Fanny Moor, daughter of Andrew Moor, 

grieve in Dumfermline 13 Nov. 1799 

., Robert, and Jeane Wood in Edinburgh 

p. 27 April, mar. at Edinburgh 20 June 1662 

,, Robert, tailor, and Isobel Small, mar. be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, 

minister Monday, the 21 April 1672 

,, Robert, in this congregation, and Marion Symonton in 

Dudingstoun p. 29 Oct., mar. at Dudingstoun 30 Nov. 1665 

., Robert, journeyman wigmaker, and Barbara Fotheringham 6 Dec. 1747 

,, Robert, grocer, and Margrat Donaldson, daughter of John 

Donaldson, farmer att Kingston 5 Feb. 1785 

,. Robert, corkcutter, and Jean M'Pherson, daughter of James 

MTherson, soldier in the 1st Battalion of Royals 16 Sept. 1794 

,, Robert, weaver, and Jean Russell, daughter of Thomas Russell, 

miller in Milton of Balgonie 15 Jan. 1798 

,. Sarah, daughter of Robert Mitchill, labourer in Pleasance, and 

Andrew Johnston, weaver ; witness, Alexr. Hardie 8 Mar. 1793 

,. Thomas, and Margaret Young p. 22 Sept., in. 16 Oct. 1689 

,, Walter, portar of the Abbay of Holytoodhouse, and Anna 
Hamiltoun, laufull daughter to Robert Hamiltoun of Park 

1 1 Feb. 1721 

,, Widow, and James Smyth, brewar at the Craig Well m. 24 Mar. 1687 

,, William, in this congregation, and Annas Abercrombie in 

Edinburgh Sabbath, 12 June 1670 



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Mitchell, William, barber, and Elizabeth Bald, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepbume 

p. 19 June, m. Tuysday, 19 July 1664 
„ William, stabler, bulges, and Elizabeth Forrest, induellar 13 June 1702 
., William, and Mary Heriot m. 21 May 1689 

,, William, stabler, and Mary Robb, relict of the deceast Francis 

Baxter, stabler p. 29 Oct., m. 21 Nov. 1695 

,. William, from Edzell, and Isoble Wilsone m. 8 Sept. 1646 

,. Mr. William, minister of the Gospell in Cannongate, and 
Margaret Cunninghaire, relict of Mr. James Stewart, 
advocat p. 13, m. 29 Oct. 1705 

,. William, journeyman weaver, and Janet Henry 20 Nov. 1762 

,, William, journeyman shoemaker, and Isobell Wallace, daughter 
to the deceased Michal Wallace, sometime skeener in the 
town of Melrose 30 Sept. 1768 

.. William, soldier in the 75th Regment, and Mary Burleigh, 

daughter of John Burrly, porter in Edinburgh 22 Aug. 1789 

,, William, gentleman's servant, and Ann Scott, daughter of John 
Scott, labourer in Corstorphin ; witness, Colin Downie, 
bidle (beadle) 17 May 1793 

,, William, wright, and Reader Goodlet, daughter of Charles 

Goodlet, mariner in Shetland 20 Jan. 1800 

„ — — and in Edinburgh, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house be Mr. William Annon, one of the ministers of Edin- 
burgh Thursday, 10 July 1673 
Mitchellhill, Thomas, from Selkirk, and Christian Foullar 

m. Tuysday, 26 Jan. 1647 
Mitchelson, Grissell, and Edward Gaii, cordiner, mar. be Mr. George 

Leslie Tuysday, 10 June 1656 

., Helen, daughter to Thomas Mitchelson, lapidary, and Walter 

Thomason 20 Sept. 1778 

,, James, sealcutter, and Helen Laury 1 June 1750 

Mitchellson, Margaret, and Jon Rollok, mar. in our Kirk Friday, 17 Nov. 1648 
Miter, Isabella, and John Buckley, soldier in the Northfolk Fencibles 

26 Apiil 1798 
Moad, Helen, daughter of Robert Moad, weaver in Week, Caithness, 

and James Plenderleith, labourer 1 April 1797 

Moey, Alexander, residenter, and Janet Purdie, in the parish of 

Carnwath n Aug. 171 1 

Moffat, Abraham, and Matilda Lavaux, daughter of Thomas Lavaux, 

Edinburgh 13 Sept. 1797 

,, Andrew, in South Leith, and Isobell Watson, mar. in the Kirk 
of Holiroodhouse by Mr. Pat Hepburne, minister 

p. 9 June, m. Tuesday, 9 July 1672 
,, Andrew, flesher, and Margaret Stevinstoun, servitrix to William 
M'Millan, flesher, bulges and freeman of Edinburgh 

p. 16 May, m. 12 June 1696 
,, Andrew, and Geells Craig, servitrix to John M'Millan, flesher 

m. 11 Oct. 1698 
,, Ann, daughter to the deceased Robert Maffot, staymaker, and 

John Wilson, journeyman tailor ; Feb. 1762 

,, Christina, daughter of John Moffatt, tailor, in the parish of 

Penycook, and George Petrie, weaver in the Abbay 19 Aug. 1785 

„ . Christina, daughter of Moffat, residenter in Edinburgh, 

and Benjamin Grun, soldier in the Shropshire Militia 6 Nov. 1798 

., David, wright, and Elizabeth Breadin, daughter to the 

deceased William Breadin, farmer 12 Sept. 1773 

., Elizabeth, and Alexander Hume m. 23 Jan. 1703 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased James Moffatt, and William 

Lourie, wright 22 July 1789 



1564-1800] Canongaie Register 0/ Marriages. 377 

Moffat, George, weaver, and Kathrine Wilson, daughter of John 

Wilson, school master 13 Aug. 1799 

„ James, soldier in Major-General Groves' Regiment, and 

Margaret Gairns, indueller 13 Jan. 1728 

„ James, gentleman's servant, and Sarrah M'Crachan, daughter 

of the deceased John M'Crachan 2 Feb. 1787 

,, Janet, and John Douglass, cordner 9 Nov. 174 1 

,, Jeane, and Andro Ogilvie, maltman, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 1, m. Tuysday, 31 Aug. 1658 
., John, baxter at Pennycook, and Agnes M'Kinnon 24 Dec. 177S 

,, John, gentleman's servant, and Margratt Henderson, daughter 

of the deceased John Henderson 12 Dec. 1790 

., Margaret, ane of Edinburgh, and Michaell Henrysone 

m. Fryday, 10 Dec. 1647 
„ Margaret, indweller, and William M'Cleod, servant to 

Alexander Matheson, butcher 13 May 1727 

,, Margaret, daughter to the deceased Robert Moffat at Torwood- 

lee, and Nicoll Bungam, journeyman mason 5 Dec. 1770 

„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Moffat, and James 

Campbell, farmer in the parish of Crossmichall 18 June 1784 

,. Martha, daughter to the deceased Henry Moflfot, mealmaker 

in Calton, and William Cochran, tennent in Cockpen 

16 Nov. 1757 
„ Nellie, and William Johnston, marchant 14 Oct. 1776 

,. Robert, staymaker, and Janet Graham 9 April 1737 

,, Thomas, shoemaker in Potterrow, and Margaret Cockburn, 

daughter to the deceased John Cockburn, land labourer in 

the parish of Haddingtoun 28 Sept. 1759 

,. Thomas, officer of Excise, and Katharine Oliphant, widow of 

Adamson, sometime wright in South Leith 18 Oct. 1766 

„ Thomas, officer of Excise, and Janet Brand, daughter to the 

deceased Deacon Brand, baxter 18 Oct. 1770 

Moir, Agnes, daughter of Thomas Moir, farmer in Cardross, and 

David Coneley, mill wright 11 Jan. 1798 

„ Andrew, white iron smith, and Ann Patton, indweller 15 Sept. 1770 

,, Janet, servitrix to Mr. John Johnstoun, merchant in Edinburgh, 

and William Patoun, servitour to his Grace the Duke of 

Queensberrie 16 May 1696 

„ Jean, daughter of John Moir, residenter in Edinburgh, and 

John Aiton 12 Sept. 1798 

„ John, cotton manufactorer in the Pleasants, and Miss Isabella 

Cathee, daughter of Mr. John Cathie, marchant in Mussel- 
burgh 9 Oct. 1792 
,, Johanna, daughter of William Moir, smith in Dysert, and 

David Wood, shoemaker 15 Nov. 1797 

,. Rachel, daughter of the deceased Andrew Moir, tinsmith, and 

Alexander Galespie, tinsmith 12 Nov. 1790 

,. Robert, indueller in Stirling in ye paroch of Stirling, and 

Christian Wallace, daughter to John Wallace, cordener in 

Stirling 25 Jan. 1701 

Mollison, James, shoemaker, and Jean Bain, daughter of the deceased 

John Bain 28 Mar. 1787 

Moncrieff, the Rev. Sir Henry Weluood, baronet, and Miss Susan 

Robertson, daughter to James Robertson Barclay, Esq. 5 Nov. 1772 
„ Isabella, in the parochin of Inveresk, and John Rae, cordiner, 

mar. be Mr. George Leslie p. 25 Oct., m. Fryday, 25 Nov. 1653 

„ Isabella, daughter to Thomas Moncrieff, farmer at Bandores 

in Fyfe, and Robert Smith, soldier in the 25th Regiment 22 Jan. 17S1 
., John, coatchman, and Mariouii Hill, ane of Edinburgh, mar. 

in Edinburgh Tuysday, 5 June 1649 



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Moncrieff, Katherine Abigail, daughter of Moncrieff, farmer in 

Ruganston, and Izack Houston, corporal in the North York 

Malitia 23 .May 1800 

,, Margaret, daughter to the deceased John Moncreiff of Shetland, 

and Peter Shepphard, tailor 12 Feb. 1774 

„ Marjory, daughter of James Moncreif of Carshope, and Walter 

Boswall, late officer in the 74th Regiment 13 June 17S5 

„ Mr. Patrick, younger of Reedie, advocat, and Anna Drummond, 

Lady Grange 28 Feb. 1702 

„ Thomas, and Margaret Morysun m. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Moncur, Christina, and William Thomson, weaver, mar. in the 

Church of Haliroodhous Tuesday, 17 Nov. 1674 

„ David, servant to John Rochead, merchant in Edinburgh, and 

Janet Anderson, relict of William Thomson, indueller in 

Edinburgh 20 May 1727 

„ Elizabeth, and John Henrie, limner, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 31 Aug., m. Fryday, 19 Sept. 1662 
„ Janet, daughter to the deceased Andrew Moncur, sometime 

servant to Mr. Lockhart of Lee,and Nicol Craig,lgentleman's 

servant 17 July 1761 

,, John, taylor, and Jean Goodween 10 Oct. 1741 

„ Thomas, servant to John Jackson, brewar in the Abbey of 

Holyroodhouse, and Katharin Cockburn, servant to Patrick 

Crightoun 12 Nov. 1709 

,, William, wright, and Elisabeth Waddell, relict of the deceased 

James Nicoll 9 Sept. 1787 

Moneypenny, Margaret, and Murdo Tamsun 20 Aug. 1567 

Monfod, Margaret, in Edinburgh, and Archibald Lauriston m. 26 June 1690 
Monilaws, Miss Helen, daughter of James Monilaws at Thornton 

Mill, and George Pringle, soap manufacturer at Dunbar; 

witness, John Grieve 20 Mar. 1795 

Monro, Alexander, gentleman's servant, and Jean Brown, daughter 

of John Brown 20 July 1795 

„ Captaine Andrew, in Collonell Fergusone's Regiment, and Mrs. 

Helen Monro, Lady Stemster 8 Mar. 1701 

.. Andrew, smith, and Elizabeth Harvy, daughter of Alexander 

Harvy, schoolmaster 4 Mar. 1788 

,, Ann, daughter to the deceased Hector Monro, farmer in the 

parish of Eterton, Ross-shire, and Alexander Macpherson, 

bookseller in Leith wind 16 Dec. 1738 

„ Ann, and David Monro 29 Aug. 1778 

,, Ann, daughter to the deceased Allexander Monro, labourer, ami 

Petter Cooper, tailor 22 May 1783 

.. Ann, daughter of Robert Monro in the parish of Cultairn, and 

John Manson, labourer 23 July 1784 

„ Ann, and Rodrick Urqwhart, labourer 4 Jan. 1786 

.. Ann, daughter of George Monro, farmer, and John Stewart, flax 

dresser, residenters 3 April 1794 

,, Ann, daughter of Daniel Monro, wright in the parish of Brann, 

Ross-shire, and William M'Pherson, taylor 27 Sept. 1796 

„ Barbara, daughter of the deceased John Monro, gardner, and 

Sam well Johnston, soldier in the 29th Regiment 15 Jan. 1788 

., Mr. Charles, officer in the Army, and Miss Sophia Urquhart, 

daughter of David Urquhart, Esq. 2 Nov. 1797 

„ Charles, soldier in the 71st Regiment, and Kathrine Aird, 

daughter of William Aird, soldier 12 Nov. 1798 

„ Christina, daughter of Alexander Monro of the parish of Cul- 

cairn, and Heugh Maclean, labourer 12 May [792 

„ Christina, daughter of Daniel Monro off Wester Newton, and 

James Monro 5 Jan. 1784 



1564-1800] Canongate Register of Marriages. 379 

Monro, David, and Ann Monro 29 Aug. 1778 

,, Donald, wright, and Kathren Johnston, daughter of Thomas 

Johnston, wright 25 Feb. 17S6 

„ Elizabeth (Elspet), daughter of Alexander Monro, farmer in 

the parish of Cromertie, and William Glen, servant 20 April 1798 

„ George, in this congregation, and Elspeth More in Edinburgh 

p. 13 May, mar. at Edinburgh, 14 June 1666 
„ George, watchmaker in Canongate, and Mary Alexander, 

daughter to the deceased James Alexander, distiller in 

Stirling 15 Dec. 1757 

,, George, watchmaker, and Jannet Lesslie, daughter of Robert 

Lesslie, shoemaker, Pittenweem 19 July 17S4 

„ Grace, daughter of Thomas Monro, mariner, Queensferry, and 

George Guild, wright 29 May 1799 

,, Grisal, residenter, and David Miller, servant to William 

Dunbar, residenter 18 Nov. 1715 

., Hector, Sadler, and Anna Denoon, daughter to David Denoon, 

present bailie 3 Dec. 1709 

„ Mrs. Helen, Lady Stempster, and Captaine Andrew Monro, in 

Collonell Fergusone's regiment 8 Mar. 1701 

„ Helen, daughter of John Monro, farmer at Dornach, in Suther- 
land, and John M'donald, wright 12 Nov. 1790 
., Hugh, soldier in the 71st Regiment, and Hamilton M'Kenzie 26 Jan. 1783 
,, Isabella, daughter of James Monro, farmer in Dornoch, and 

Donald Hossack, gardner 12 Nov. 1786 

„ Isabella, daughter of James Monro, farmer in Ross-shire, and 

John Gunn, labourer II Jan. 1793 

,, Isabella, daughter of John Monro, farmer in the county of 

Sutherland, and John Frazer, corporal in the Regiment 

15 Sept. 1798 
.. Isabella, daughter of Daniel Monro, labourer in Edinburgh, and 

Robert Tain, drummer in the 2nd Batalion of Royals 27 June 1799 
,, James, journeyman smith, and Margaret Stone 4 Aug. 1750 

„ James, labourer, and Ann M'Gregor 2; Oct. 1766 

„ James, and Christian Monro, daughter of Daniel Monro off 

Wester Newton 5 Jan. 17S4 

,, James, gentleman's servant, and Christian Dodd, daughter of 

John Todd, farmer in Kirkaldie 27 Sept. 1798 

,, Janet, in Edinburgh, and James Vaitch Sabbath, 21 May 167 1 

„ Janet, and John Hapkine, reedmaker p. 17 Nov., m. 15 Dec. 1691 

„ Janet, and John Campbell, gentleman's servant 5 June 1756 

„ Janet, daughter of Alexander Monro, farmer, and Charles 

Brodie, gentleman's servant 1 Aug. 1794 

,, Janet daughter of David Monro, farmer at Logie, and John 

M'Pherson, labourer 29 Dec. 1795 

,, Janet, daughter of James Monro in M'Intosh, and Alexander 

Robertson, chair master 2 June 1798 

,, Janet, daughter of Alexander Monro, farmer in the parish of 

Kilmoor, and Angus M'Leod, soldier in the Ross-shire 

Malitia 23 Feb. 1799 

,, Jessie, daughter of John Monro, and Andrew Hardie, 

gardener 28 Mar. 1792 

„ John, and Jonet M'CulIoch- Sabbath, 8 June 1673 

„ John, tailor, and Nannie Frasser, daughter to John Frasser 

in the parish of Cultairn 8 Jan. 17S3 

,, John, shoemaker, and Helen Stephen, daughter of William 

Stephen, smith in Elgin 8 Jan. 1796 

„ John, labourer, and Rebecca Kemp, daughter of Kenneth 

Kemp, labourer in the parish of Urquhart 23 Oct. 1799 

„ Katherine, and Rodrick Cameron, soldier in the Royal 

American Regiment 19 April 176') 



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Monro. Margaret, and Peter Jannwary, feltmaker p. 24 May, m. 19 June 1691 

„ Margaret, daughter to James Monro, labourer, and Daniel 

Ross, journeyman brushmaker 19 Dec. 1760 

,, Margaret, and William Gordon, porter, residenters 10 April 1779 

„ Margaret, residenter, and Donald M'Key, soldier in the North 

Fencibels, in Lord Haddo's Company 28 Aug. 1780 

„ Margaret, relict of Ross, indweller in Edinburgh, and 

William Forbes, indweller there : witness, Alex. Ross, Grass- 
market 18 Oct. 179S 

„ Margaret, daughter of the late Monro, labourer in 

Cromerty, and James Pebles, weaver 15 July 1800 

„ Marion, daughter of Robert Monro, labourer, and James 

M'Phearson, labourer 24 Dec. 1785 

,, Mary, daughter of Donald Monro, farmer in Caithneis. and 

John Mackenzie, soldier in the Caithneis fencibles 19 Sept. 1799 

„ Niel, soldier in Sutherland Fencibles, and Margarate 
Beaton, daughter of Donald Beaton, farmer in the shire of 
Ross 9 Oct. 1795 

,, Philip, and Elizabeth Leitch, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 
be Mr William Annand, one of the ministers of Edinburgh 

p. 4, m. Wednesday, 14 Dec. 1670 

,, Robert, labourer, and Ann M'Donald, daughter of 

M'Donald in Badinoch ; witness, Donald Crookshanks, of 

the City Guard 23 April 1793 

,, Robert, cabinetmaker, and Helen Shaw, daughter of the late 

Alexander Shaw, residenter in Edinburgh 20 Apr 1 1798 

„ Robert, cabinetmaker, and Isobella Rutherford, daughter of 
William Rutherford, farmer in Temple ; witneis, John 
Kemp 13 All g- '798 

„ Samuel, gardner, and Mary Sutherland, daughter of George 

Sutherland, pentioner 28 Jan. 1790 

„ Sweeny, soldier in the 56th Regiment of foot, commanded by 
Lord Charles Manners, and Margaret Burnet, daughter to 
Thomas Burnet, labourer in Aberdeen 28 June 1760 

„ William, and Marjery Brysun mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„ William, labourer," and Ann M'pherson 3 July 1766 

.. William, wright, and Lillie Macleod, daughter of Donald 

M'Leod, laDourer 30 Oct. 1790 

Mons, Margaret, servitrix to John Rotsone (Robertson), baxter, and 
lames Whighame, servitour to Robert Angus, flesher 

p. 26 Mar., in. 19 April 1706 
Mont. George, wright, and Jonet Mershell, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 31 Jan., m. Tuysday, 2 Mar. 1658 
Monteith, Alexander, staymaker, and Helen Cormack 20 Sept. 1766 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Monteith, mariner, and John 

MTarget, ropemaker 14 July 1794 

„ Helen, in Edinburgh, and Ninian Johnstoun 

p. 22 May, mar. at Edinburgh 16 June 1664 

„ James, wright, and Christian Stewart, daughter of James 

Stewart, residenter in the parish of West Kirk 13 July 1 799 

„ Janet, in the Cannongate, and William Murray, servand to the 
Lord Stormond, mar. by Mr. Robert Lourie, Deane of 
Edinburgh p. 4. m- Monday, 12 Oct. 1663 

„ Margaret, and Robert Inne>, mar. be Mr. Patrick Hepburn, 
minister att the said Kirk of Holiroodhouss 

p. 14, m. Thursday, 18 April 1672 
Montgomery, Aggie, daughter of John Montgomery, servant in Edin- 
burgh, ami Alexander Sinclair, gentleman's servant 11 Mar. 1800 

,, (Montgomrie), Agnes, in Edinburgh, and William Cunnyng- 

hame in this congregation p. 3, mar. at Edinburgh 26 June 1666 



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Montgomery, Barbara, residenter, and Francis Inglis, merchant 29 Sept. 1737 
,, Barbara, and Thomas Hervy, merchant in Edinburgh l I April 1741 

., Ladie Christina, and John, Master of Balmerinoch, mar. in the 

Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. John Robertsone, one of 

the ministers at Edinburgh p. 4, 111. Thursday, 15 Feb. 1672 

,, Christina, residenter, and William Listen, servant to James 

Cochran at Wright's houses 3 Nov. 1752 

„ (Montgomry), Christina, and William Lishman, cairter, both 

indwellers in Canongate 30 July 1762 

„ David, brewer, and Jannet Muir, daughter of the deceased 

Alexander Muir, gardner their 21 Dec. 1784 

„ Duncan, Excise officer at Weinyss, and Jean Gordon, daughter 

to John Gordon of the Custom House ■ .Mar. 1774 

„ Euphemia, daughter of John Mongomerie, shoemaker, and 

John Vincint, boot closer 2 Feb. 1788 

„ Gabriel, servant to Sir James Carmichael of Bonytoun, and 

Jean Liddell, daughter to the deceast Andrew Liddell, 

gardner to the Earl of Murray 14 Oct. 1710 

„ Grissell, and Quintein Adam, wright, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburn, minister 

p. 5 Mar., m. Thursday, 20 April 1665 
„ Hugh, of Coltsfeild, and Mis. Jean Primrose, dochter laufull 

to the deceast Sir William Primrose of Carringtoun 

p. 8, m. 29 April 1693 
„ Jean, daughter to Francis Montgomry, barbar and vvigmaker, 

and George Tennant, heelmaker 13 Dec. 1769 

,, Margaret, and Mr. James Thomson in Edinburgh, mar. in the 

Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 3, m. Wednesday, 6 July 1670 
,, Margaret, and Thomas Kemp, journeyman tailor 7 Dec. 1765 

., Margaret, daughter of James Montgomery in Inverness, and 

James Deas, shoemaker 25 Dec. 1795 

„ Neill, and Elizabeth Kirkwood, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister p 1, m. 30 Oct. 1665 
., Walker, blacksmith, and Mary Ross, daughter of John Ross, 

taylor in Rosskeen 12 Sept. 17S6 

Moodie, Andrew, servant, and Mary Honeyman, daughter of John 

Honeyman, mason in Fifeshire 23 Nov. 1797 

„ Barbara, daughter of Mr. Rodger Moodie, late regent in 

Herriot's Hospital, and Peter Simpson, letterman of his 
Majesty 23 July 1799 

., Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Moodie, coach driver in 

Edinburgh, and William Tyller, soldier in the Windsor 

Forresters 6 May 1796 

„ Euphemia, daughter of James Moodie, wright in the New 

Toun, and William Swann, soldier in the Royal Regiment 

of Artillery 30 Sept. 1796 

„ Harry, tailor, and Ann Wishart, widow of the deceased James 

Grant i 5 N'ov. 1785 

„ Plelen, daughter of James Moodie, writer in Lanark, and 

William Purdie, wright 4 Sept. 1798 

,, James, staymaker, and Christian Wilson, daughter of the 

deceased David Wilson, mason att Hails quarie 6 June 1789 

„ Janet, in Edinburgh, and George Sharp, servitour to William 

Smith, barber p. 18 Nov., m. 5 Dec. 1693 

,, John, carver and gilder, and Mary M'Vickar,daughter of Robert 

M'Vickar, shoemaker in Glasgow 8 Nov. 17SS 

,, Catherine, residenter, aad James Brovvnlee, serjant in the 

first Regment of Dragoons 11 Sept. 1784 

,, Margaret, residenter, and William Allane, servitor to Sir 

William t unninghame ofCaprintoune 13 Oct. 1696 



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Moodie, Margaret, daughter to Moodie, weaver in Boness, and 

Hugh Robertson, staymaker 9 Sept. 1769 

„ Margaret, daughter of Peter Moodie, fisherman in Preston- 
panns, and John Forsyth, soldier in the North British 
Dragoons; witness, James Bell, porter 30 Sept. 1800 

,, Mary, widow of James Scoat, shoemaker, and George Craw, 

smith 24 Mar. 1770 

,. William, labourer, and Elizabeth M'Donald, daughter of John 

M'Donald, labourer in Badinnigh 9 April 1793 

Moody, Ann, and William Beaveridge, journeyman vvright 29 Aug. 1759 

„ Margaret, and John Broun, cork cutter in the Abbey 9 May 1747 

Moon, Jean, daughter of the late John Moon, merchant, north back 
of Canongate, and Alexander Spence, soldier in the 27th 
Regiment 24 July 1799 

., Robert, soldier in the Northfolk fencibles, and Jean Smith, 

daughter of John Smith, labourer in Edinburgh 18 Jan. 1799 

Moor (Moore), Fanny, daughter of Andrew Moor, grieve in Dum- 

fermline, and Ratery Mitchell, servant 13 Nov. 1799 

,, Jean, daughter of Robert Moor, and Robert Hinmars, slater 6 Dec. 1794 
„ Marion, and Patrick Murray m. 1 Dec. 1687 

,. Peter, tailor, and Margaret Brown, daughter of William Brown, 

tailor in Edinburgh 6 Nov. 1797 

Patrick, student of divinity, and Margaret Stewart, daughter 

of William Stewart, gardener in Glasgow 23 July 1 795 

„ William, gunner in the Royal Artillery, and Ann Harris 12 Sept. 1748 

,, (More), William, upholsterer, and Janet Millar, daughter of 
the deceased James Millar, both residenters in Canongate 

9 Sept. 1788 
Moorhead, Elizabeth, daughter of John Moorhead, sheepard in 

Salton, and George Burns, labourer 26 July 1794 

„ Lillias, daughter of Lilley Moorhead, daughter of the late 

Moorhead, , and Archibald Stewart, shoemaker 5 Nov. 1800 

Moray (Murray), James, Earl of, and Lady Margaret Weeinis 12 April 1740 
More, Agnes, and George Dicksone, gairdner, mar. in the Church 
of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepbume 

p. 23 July, m. Tuysday, S Aug. 1671 
,. Agnes, and W r illiame M'Keiuie, sailor, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 13 Dec. 1663, m. Tuysday, 5 Jan. 1664 
„ Agnes, and James Sandelands, gairdner in Edinburgh, mar. in 
the Kirk of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 26 Dec. 1669, Tuysday, 25 Jan. 1670 
„ Alexander, and Jonet Cuthbertson, both in this congregation 

Sabbath, 5 July 1668 
., Archibald, and Helen Maxwell, in Edinburgh 

p. 3 July, m. at Edinburgh 5 Aug. 1664 
„ Charlotte, daughter of Grahame More, coach driver in 
Edinburgh, and Alexander Gordon, soldier in the 
Caledonian Volunteers 2 Dec. 1796 

., Christina, and Charles Paterson, journeyman weaver 9 Aug. 1755 

„ Elizabeth, in Edinburgh, and George Monro, in this congrega- 
tion p. 13 May, m. at Edinburgh 14 June 1666 
„ Elizabeth, daughter of David More, gardner, and William 

Arthur, weaver _ 23 Aug. 17S6 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Graham More, coach driver in Edin- 
burgh, and George Murray, Sadler in Edinburgh 2 Feb. 1799 
„ Elizabeth, daughter of Andrew More, tinn plate worker in 

Edinburgh, and Nicoll Wilson, flesher 3 Aug. 1799 

,. Gavin, and Beatrix Bullen m. Tuysday, 19 Oct. 1647 

„ George, tailor, and Margaret Lind 10 March 1733 

„ Jacob, tailor, and Catharin Carmichaell 20 Feb. 1722 



[1564-1800 Canongaie Register of Marriages. 383 

More, Janet, relict of the deceast William Hay, servant to Lord 

Edward Murray, and James Anderson, weaver 7 Oct. 1710 

., Jean, daughter to the deceased Andrew More, some time 

wright in Musselburgh, and George Waterstone, journeyman 

wright 6 June 1760 

„ Jean, and Alexander Duncan, mason 16 Nov. 1770 

„ John, indweller, and Janet Bain 21 Sept. 1764 

,, John, cork cutter, and Jean Law, daughter of James Law, 

baker in Canongate 4 July 1792 

„ Mrs. Mary, relict of Robert Laing, cabinetmaker in liroughton, 

and Robert Thomson, mariner 16 July 1799 

,, Mary, daughter of the late William More, and Walter Russell, 

shoemaker 21 May 1S00 

., Peter, and Kebecka Wood p. 3, m. at Edinburgh the 21 Nov. 1667 

,, Robert, journeyman weaver, and Elizabeth Murray, daughter 

to John Murray, weaver in Cranstown 20 May 175S 

„ Thomas, in this congregation, and Catharen Stevinson in South 

Leith Sabbath, 8 Jan. 1665 

„ Timothy, gentleman's servant, and Hanna Holland, daughter 

to William Holland, farmer in Kent Shire, England 19 July 1760 

„ William, and Elspeth Blair, ane of Edinburgh 111. 21 May 1646 

., William, smith, and Isoble Guthrie, both parochiners of South 

Leith, mar. within the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John 

Hog Fryday, 16 July 1652 

„ William, musician \n the Shrop Shire Malitia, and Jean Burton, 

daughter of Robert Burton, sackmaker in Chistoun 3 Aug. 179S 

Morgan, Agnes, and William Jack m. 26 Sept. 1686 

,, Andrew, soldier in the 21st Regiment, and Helen Roger, 

daughter of George Rodger, labourer in Trenant 23 Dec. 17S8 

,. Ann, servant to General Churchill, and Richard Bridges, servant 

to Colonel limes 15 Oct. 1751 

.. Charles, cooper in Canoninills, and Elspit Gray, daughter of 

Alexander Gray, mason 30 Nov. 1793 

., Eleanor, daughter of Morgan, servant in Frazersburgh, 

and James Davidson, sailor in Leiili 16 Dec. 1793 

.. James, ware sive maker, and Helen Gray 25 Nov. 176S 

., Jean, daughter of Morgan, glass grinder in Edinburgh, 

and David Sinclair, furrier 12 Aug. 1799 

,, Lillias, daughter to William Morgan, indweller in South Leith, 

and John Mason, baxter 31 July 1767 

,, Margaret, and Alexander Scot, souldier, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 21, m. Wednesday, 31 May 1671 
,, Margaret, daughter of John Morgan, and James Bain, chairman 

19 Nov. 1789 
Morgason, Edward, soldier, and Elizabeth Houison 3 April 17S0 

Morham, Isabella daughter to Andrew Morim, labourer, and Hendrey 

Philips, soldier in the 25th Regiment 14 Feb. 1781 

„ Janet, daughter of Robert Morum, late flesher, and Alexander 

Hendry, wright 10 Feb. 179S 

,, Neil, traveling merchant, and Jean Woods, daughter of Robert 

Wood, baker in Edinburgh u Aug. 179S 

,, Robert, flesher, and Christian Matheson 13 May 1751 

Morphie, Elizabeth, and Thomas Wilson m. 14 April 1646 

Morris, Ann, residenter in Edinburgh, and Alexander Hamilton, 

tailor 31 Mar. 1740 

„ Ann, and John M'Gillivray, out pensioner from Chelsea 13 Jan. 1755 

,,. James, and Elspet Brus 20 Aug. 1567 

„ Janet, daughter of Robert Morris, porter, and John Taylor, 

wright 30 Oct. 1794 



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Morris, John, sailor, and Mary Ritchie, daughter of Alexander Ritchie, 

shipmaster in the Methil 3 Feb. 1 79 r 

,, Margaret, relict of Alexander Legget, bookseller, and John 

Hunter, gunn powder manufacturer 21 Jan. 1800 

,, William, and Elspeth Blaikie in West Kirk parish 

p. 29 May, m. at the West Kirk the 30 June 1659 
„ William, soldier in the 39th Regment, and Euphan Ellphison, 

daughter of the deceased John Elphinston 6 May 1788 

„ William, servant, and Sally Ritchie, daughter of Alexander 

Ritchie, smith in the New Toun 1 1 April 1798 

Morrison or Morison, Adam, in Edinburgh, and Margaret 

Craig in South Leith, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be 

Mr. Alexander Hutcheson, minister Fryday, 16 Aug. 1661 

„ Agnes, and Charles M'Cleane in Innerlochie, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 25 Oct. in. Tuysday, 24 Nov. 1657 
„ Alexander, hat maker, and Janet Stivenson, indweller 25 May 1764 

„ Alexander, shoemaker, and Elisabeth Corner, daughter to John 

Corner 19 Feb. 1782 

,, Alexander, weaver in the Calton, Glasgow, and Jean Lourie, 

daughter of James Lourie, carter 12 Aug. 1 791 

., Andrew, and Mart. Suyne, ane of the West Kirk p. 14, m. 16 July 1646 
„ Angus, soldier in Lord Sutherland's Highland Batallion, and 

Janet Mathison, daughter to Donald Mathison, farmer in 

the parish of Larg 25 Oct. 1762 

„ Ann, and John Myles, porter 28 Oct. 1774 

„ Ann, and Kenneth Chisholm, labourer 23 May 1776 

„ Anna, daughter to George Morison, burges, and James Bruce, 

writer in Edinburgh 19 Nov. 1720 

„ Archibald, officer of Excise, and Ann Braidwood, daughter of 

James Braidwood, late mason 25 July 1S00 

„ Catherine, servitrix to Anna Murray, relict of the deceast 

Duncan Ronald, W.S. in Edinburgh, and Hendrie 

Abernethie, late servitour to the Marques of Anandale 

p. 25 Oct., m. at Edinburgh 11 Nov. 1701 
„ Charlotte, daughter of the deceased John Morison, labourer, 

and George M'lashie, lapper 18 Sept. 1789 

„ Christina, servant to Mr. Walter Stewart, advocat, and James 

Maul, weaver 21 Oct. 1709 

„ Christina, servitrix to the Lady Maitland. and David Wilson, 

weaver 29 Oct. 1726 

„ Christina, daughter of David Morison, farmer in Caithneis, 

and James Donaldson, farmer in Caithneis 29 July 1800 

„ Clementina, indweller, and Mitchell Sclater, journeyman 

staymaker ' II June 1756 

„ Daniel, tailor, and Margaret Ross 26 Oct. 1750 

„ David, brewer in the Abbey, and Agnes Hog, daughter to 

Robert Hog, brewer in Cr'oftangry 3 Nov. 1750 

„ David, writer, and Martha Malcolm, daughter of the deceased 

Charles Malcolm, dark in the post office 28 Jan. 1792 

„ Deborah, in the Abbey, and Robert Burd, sailor 6 Feb. 1736 

„ Duncan, labourer, and Christian Gunn, daughter of Alexander 

Gunn, labourer in Cramond 24 Jan. 1799 

„ Elizabeth, in the Abbay, and James Cleghorn, baxter in 

Edinburgh, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. 

Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 3 Sept., m. 30 Oct. 1665 

., Elizabeth, laufull daughter to George Morison, binges, and 

Laurence Kyll, painter in Edinburgh 21 Aug. 1724 

„ Elizabeth, and Walter Smart, traveling merchant 15 Mar. 1 75 r 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased David Morison, brewer, 

and John King, accomptant in Edinburgh 4 1 <-b. 1786 



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Morrison (Morison), Elizabeth (Betty, - ) daughter of John Morison, 

sawer, and John Sutherland, soldier in the Scotts Royals 18 Jan. 1796 
Elizabeth, daughter of John Morison, farmer in Ireland, and 

James M'Kay, gentleman's servant 2 Oct. 1799 

Euphemia, attending the Lady Dirletoun, and Mr. John Walker, 

master of the gramar scholl 12 Oct. 1723 

Euphemia, and Joseph Gray, journeyman wright 23 Sept. 1769 

George, souldier in the Foot Guairds, and Issobell Russell, 

relict of the deceast John Rae, one of the gunners of His 

Majesties Artillarie p. 27 Dec. 1698, m. 17 Jan. 1699 

George, merchand, and Margaret Houstoun, relict of James 

Paris, brewer in Ironsyde 27 June 1724 

Helen, in Edinburgh, and Lodovick Blyth Sabbath, 30 Dec. 1672 

Helen, in Edinburgh, and Thomas Coull Sabbath, iS May [673 

Hugh, baker, and Eliza M'Kenzie, daughter to John M'Kenzie, 

in the shire of Sutherland 11 May 1779 

Isabella, daughter to John Morrison, and Alexander Chisholm, 

smith 16 Sept. 1783 

Isabella, daughter of John Morison, late mariner in Liverpool, 

and Donald Henderson, tailor 26 Feb. 1796 

James, tailor, and Jean Murdoch, servitrix to Alexander 

Robertsone, tailor, bulges m, 22 Oct. 169; 

James, journeyman tailor, and Mary Cushnee, indweller 12 Feb. 1757 

James, mason in Canongate, and Ellise Forbes, widow of 

David Dougall, late wright 17 April 1772 

James, brewer servant, and Kaitluen Kindlay, daughter of 

James Findlay, wright 29 Sept. 1789 

James, mason, and Kathren Butters, daughter of the deceased 

Robert Butters, porter 23 July 1792 

James, serjent in the 6th Regiment, and Janet Thomson, 

daughter of William Thomson, porter in Edinburgh 12 Oct. 1796 

Janet, and Andrew Arran m. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Janet, relict of the deceast James Muir, hamerman, burges and' 

frieman, and James Edie, hamerman p. 3, m. 20 Feb. 1694 

(Moresone), Janet, in Edinburgh, and James Shed 

Sabbath, 1 1 May 1656 
Janet, relict of Donald M'Ky, and John M'Ky, pentioner 10 June 1787 
Jean, daughter of Henrey Morison in Falkirk, and Robert 

Corbet, gentleman's servant 19 May 1791 

John, slater, and Jonet Wright, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous be Mr. John Littiljohn, minister at the Kirk of Collessie 

p. to May, m. Tuysday, 16 June 1657 
John, tobacconist, and Grissell Rae 10 Dec. 1746 

John, journeyman tailor, and Helen Brown 19 May 1753 

John, wigmaker, and Janet liartly. daughter to George Bartly, 

founder 27 Aug. 1763 

John, land labourer, and Margaret Fair 8 July 176S 

John, soldier 42nd Regiment, and Margaret Wigton, residenter 

17 Sept. 1779 
John, carter, and Elisabeth Ferguson, daughter of relict of the 

deceased John Toward, candlemaker 28 Nov. 1786 

John, soldier in the 92nd Regiment, and Isobel Wardlaw, 

daughter of William Wardlaw, of the Royal Navey 20 Mar 1S00 

[Catherine, laufull daughter to the deceast William M01 

tailor, and Thomas Robison, tailor 8 Sept. 171 1 

Katherinc, and John Calloway, labourer 23 Dec. 1786 

[Catherine, daughter of Thomas Morison, shoemaker in 

Dumfermline, and Andrew Ritchie, weaver 21 Jan. 1800 

Margaret, and James Menzeis 20 Jan. 1565 

CMoresoun), Margaret, in Edinburgh, and Williame Louristoun 

p. 17 May, mar. at Edinburgh 25 Jul 1 



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Morrison (Morison), Margaret, and Thomas Moncrieff m. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,. Margaret, daughter of the deceased William Morison, fanner 

in Thurso, and Duncan Grahme, gentleman's servant 31 Mar. 17S9 

„ Margaret, daughter of John Morison, cooper in Argyleshire, 

and William Miller, weaver 10 Aug. 1798 

„ Margaret, daughter of Daniel Morison, labourer in Edinburgh, 

and Robert M'Lauchlan, wright 23 Aug. 1798 

Marion, and David Walker, luster, mar. in the Church of 
Holiroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

Thursday, 11 Feb. 167; 

„ Marion, and Robert Brown, tenant in Heldown I Sept. 17S4 

„ Martin, glover, and Jonet Russell, mar. in the Church of Ilaly- 
roodhous bv Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 29 Mar., m. Tuysday, 2S April 166S 

„ Mary, daughter of William Morison, shoemaker, and Daniel 

Carmichall, printer 26 Nov. 1792 

„ Mary, daughter of William Morison, labourer in Dirlton, and 
John Laing, labourer 

„ Mary, daughter of William Morison, late tailor i 
John Ashley, mariner 

„ Mary, daughter of the late James Morison, — 
Robertson, millwright 

„ Peter, shoemaker, and Elisabeth Crawfoord, 
William Crawfoord, reedmaker 

„ Robert, and Euphame Deippie, ane of Edinburgh 

m. Tuysday, 6 April 1647 

„ Ronald, soldier in the 25th Regiment, and Ann Micklewraye, 

indweller 21 Dec. 1769 

,, Theodore, indweller, and Elizabeth Ronaldson, daughter to the 
deceased George Ronaldson, sometime tennent in Lang- 
nidry 21 May 1763 

„ Thomas, pipemaker, and Jannet Baitt 5 Feb. 1779 

„ Walter, weaver, and Mary Low, daughter of Peter Low, shoe- 
maker in the parish of Aringask 24 Dec. 1800 

„ William and Margret Grindlay mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,. William, journeyman tailor, and Mary Adamson, servant to 

Mrs. Blackstocks in Edinburgh 24 Mar. 1748 

„ William, journeyman mason in Edinburgh, and Margaret Dow, 

indweller 19 Nov. 1756 

„ William, labourer, and Margratt Preston, daughter of William 

Preston, carter 14 June 1 791 

„ William, butcher, and Euphan Murray, daughter of the de- 
ceased George Murray 18 Aug. 1792 

,, William, mariner, and Kaithren Bonthian, daughter of James 

Bon th ran, late shipmaster in Dundee 8 Dec. 1792 

„ See also Murrison. 
Mortimer, Dorothy, and Samuel! Richesun 20 Aug. 1567 

„ Euphemia, daughter to the deceased Robert Moitimur, some- 
time glover, and John Chisholm, shipmaster in Pitenweem 

15 Oct. 1763 

,, John, piriwig-maker in Edinburgh, and Elizabeth Tait, daughter 

to the deceast Thomas Tait, writer in Edinburgh p. 6, m. 23 Dec. 1701 

„ Mary, daughter to the deceased Robert Mortimer, glover, and 

Alexander Chisholm, sailor 22 Aug. 1782 

„ Robert, glover, and Ann Mitchell, daughter of John Mitchill, 

officer of Fxcise 12 Dec. 1782 

,, Kiill, mil, skinner, and Agnes Reid 13 June 1735 

Morton, James, Earl of, and Ladie Helen Middleton, daughter to 
John, Eaileof Midiltoun, His Majestie's Commissioner for 
the kingdome of Scotland, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 
be James, Archibishop of Sanctandrois Thursday, 12 June 1662 



1564 i Soo] Canongate Register 0/ Marriages. 387 

Morton, Alexander, mariner, and Janet M'Clearin, daughter of George 

M'Learen, overseer at Fordel Colliery 27 Feb. 1794 

„ Ann, and Archibald Smart, candlemaker 23 Mar. 1751 

„ Ann, relict of Archibald Smart, candlemaker, and James 

M'Kell, bookmaker 16 Oct. 1756 

„ George, labourer, and Kathrine Blackie, daughter of William 

Blackie, labourer near Hadington 20 Dec. 1800 

,. Isabella, daughter of the late Morton, shipmaster in Leiih, 

and Thomas Skaith, servant 7 Nov. 1799 

„ James, weaver, and May Reoch, daughter of John Reoch, 

cooper in the parish of Kinkleven, Perthshire 25 Aug. 1796 

„ Janet, daughter of the deceased John Morton, shipbuilder in 

Alloa, and James Bennet, farmer 7 May 1790 

,, Jean, daughter of Thomas Morton, weaver in Markinch, Fife- 
shire, and John Duncan, wright 28 Mar. 1799 
„ Jean, daughter of John Morton, farmer in Carlisle, and James 

Crow, merchant ; witness, Arthur Crow, his brother 29 Oct. 1799 

„ John, and Jeane Douglas m. 13 Jan. 1646 

,. John, carter, and Mary Air. daughter of the deceased James 

Air 10 Oct. 1787 

., John, soldier in the Edinburgh Battalion, and Mary Mark, 

daughter of Thomas Mark, wright in Dalkeith 5 June 1795 

„ Margaret, and James Anderson, mar. in the Tron Church of 

Edinburgh Fryday, 24 July 1674 

„ Margaret, and Archibald Sinclair, overseer to Mr. Alexander 

Gordon 13 Apiil 1776 

,. Marion, daughter of John Morton, smith, residenter in 

Pleasance, and John Law, watchmaker, residenter 18 April 1796 

Mary, daughter to the deceased John Morton, shoemaker in 

Caltoun, and George Lindsay, goldsmith 20 Feb. 1762 

„ Nannie, daughter to Robert Morton in East Fortune, and 

Robert Hume, labourer 9 Feb. 1782 

„ Robert, shoemaker in Canongatehead, and Agnes Duncan, 

relict of James La wson, weaver 6 June 1772 

„ Thomas, merchant, and Margaret Craigy 22 June 1751 

Moscrip, Jean, daughter of Robert Moscrip, and George Hutchison, 

soldier in the 1st or Edinburgh Batalion of Scott's Brigades 

26 June 1795 
„ Robert, quarrier, and Euphemia Anderson, daughter of John 

Anderson, carter at St. Leonard's Hill 15 Mar. 1797 

Mosie, Giles, laufull daughter to Robert Mosie, smith in Caldtoun, 

and Andrew Boyd, servitour to John M'Millan, flesher 21 April 1723 
„ James, and Elespeth Ritchie, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Thursday, 19 Nov. 1674 

Mosley, John, soldier in the North British Malitia, and Margarate 

Watson, daughter of James Watson, candlemaker in Edin- 
burgh 21 Sept. 1798 
Moss, Diana, relict of the deceased James Stewart, soldier in the 

26th Regment, and Abraham Crossland, soldier in the 12th 

Regment 24 Sept. 1787 

„ Edward, sone to James Moss, harneis-maker in ye Abbey, and 

Helen Swintoun, daughter to Thomas Swintoun, baxter in 

ye Abbey p. 30 Nov., m. 17 Dec. 1706 

„ Mary, servitrix to Richard Baillie, brewar in the Abbay of 

Holyroodhou.se, and John Powrie, servitour to John Yetts, 

brew 1: p. 6 July, in. 3 ' 

Mossman, Agnes, and George Trob 6 Feb. 1646 

„ Catherine, and James Trotter, hammerman, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 7 May, m. Tuysday, 20 June 1665 
„ James, labourer, and Helen Stccll 30 Nov. 1 "76 



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Mossman, Margaret, and Williame Orrok, wright, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. Ja. Kid p. 7 June, m. Fryday, 3 July 1663 

Mouat (Muat), Janet, daughter of Donald Muat, merchant in 
Nottingham in Caithneis, and Robert Findley, baker in 
Edinburgh 20 Nov. 1794 

,, Margaret, laufull daughter to Mr. Samuell Muat, late minister 

at Kirkconnell, and David Dougall, tailor 29 Sept. 1711 

„ Margaret, relict of the deceast David Dqugal, burges, and 

Walter Williamson, tailor, burges 9 May 1729 

Moultrie, John, shoemaker, and Margratt Johnston, daughter to the 

deceased William Johnston, miliar at the Walter of Leith 11 Now 1776 
Mount, George, wright, and Anna Hume, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 15 Mar. m. Fryday, 10 April 1663 
Moutrie, James, and Margaret Kininmount mar. 17 Dec. 1686 

„ Sophia, and William Orrock, were privately married by the 

Dean of Edinburgh 27 April 1686 

Mow, Harie, and Isobel Walker, mar. by Mr. Patrick Hepburne 

p. 3, in. Tuysday, 12 Dec. 1671 
„ James, in the parish of Eckfoord, and Helene Davidsone, mar. 

be Mr. George Leslie p. 15 July, m. Tuysday, 28 Aug. 1655 

Mowat, Andrew, servant, and Ann Livingston, daughter of Alex- 
ander Livingston, mason in Fifeshire 6 June 1799 
,, Donald, labourer, and Elizabeth Murray, daughter of Robert 

Murray, chairman 2S July 1786 

„ Elizabeth, and William Smith in the West Kirk parocb, mar. 
in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 5 Mar., m. Tuysday, 11 April 1665 
„ Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased Angus Muat, and John 

Swinton, carpenter in Abbayhill 31 Oct. 1789 

,, James, wrytter, and Anna Ker in the parochin of Libei toun, 
mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 23 Dec. 1655, m. Thursday, 21 Feb. 1656 
„ James, chapman, and Christian Aitkine, daughter of the 

deceased Robert Aitkine, schoolmaster 30 June 1789 

,, Rodger, and Marie Logan, mar. in the Church of Halyrood- 
hous by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 21 July, m. Tuysday, 6 Aug. 1667 
Mowbray, Charles, laborer, and Ann Fairnie. residenter 5 Aug. 1778 

„ Henry, tailor, and Jean Hutchison, indweller 24 Nov. 1722 

., Janet, daughter to Andrew Mowbray, labourer in Leith, and 

James Walker, journeyman baker 4 April 1776 

„ Jean, daughter of John Moubray, ropemaker, and William 

Ross, gunner in the Artilery 18 Aug. 1800 

„ Marion, in the paroch of Dalmeny, and John Malloch 

Sabbath, 4 Aug. 1667 
„ Robert, journeyman baxter, and Elis. Duncan 6 Dec. 1753 

.. William, baxter, burges, and Mary Adamson, daughter to John 

Adamson, present deacon of the baxters 16 Aug. 1729 

„ William, marchant, and Jean Barland, daughter to William 

Bailand, skiner 4 Jan. 1786 

Murdoch, Alexander, staymaker, and Margratt Sutherland, both resi- 
denters in Canongate, gave up their names in order to be 
proclaimed for marriage 6 July 1786 

Moyes, James, coach driver, and Margaret Dowy 17 Nov. 1752 

„ John, and Janet Fowler $ Feb. 1748 

„ Margaret, daughter of Charles Moyes in Burnlhelen, and 

David M'gibbon, wright 5 Feb. 1793 

Moysen, Marioun, and Archibald Wedderburn m. Fryday, 9 Feb. 1649 

Moyses, Alexander, and Isoble Spankie, ane of Edinburgh, mar. in 

Edinburgh Tuysday, 30 Nov. 1647 

„ Elizabeth, and David Wallace pi, 18 Feb. 1646 



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Muckerland, Andrew, couper, and Margaret Tod, widow of James 

Paterson, sometime merchant in Edinburgh 2 Feb. 1770 

Mudie, Agnes, and Andro Thomsone in the paroch of Trannent, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, 
minister p. 26 May, m. Fryday, 28 June 1661 

,, Alexander, brewer's servant, and Janet Balfour, daughter to 

Andrew Balfour, wright in St. Ninian's 23 July 1762 

„ Barbara, and James Andersone, brewar, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 18 May, m. Fryday, 13 June 1662 

„ Christina, and William Dry, mar. in the Church of Halyrood- 
hous by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 2 June, m. Tuysday, 2 July 1667 

,. Elizabeth, and William Makintosh, mar. be Mr. James Kid 

p. 31 Oct., m. 22 Nov. 1669 

,, Janet, in this congregation, and James M'Kie, couper in the 
parish of I.ibertoun, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 
be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone. minister 

p. 5, m. Tuysday, 2S Feb. 1660 

., Janet, and James Saftlay, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 23 Oct., m. Tuysday, 22 Nov. 1659 

., Walter, papermaker, in Pennycook, and Helen Dickson, 
daughter to the deceased Peter Dickson, sometime labourer 
in the parish of Aberlady ■ 19 Mai'. 176 1 

Mugerland, Andrew, couper, and Mary Hunter, daughter to John 

Hunter, vintiner in the parish of Dudingstown 4 Dec. 1760 

Muggerland, Ann, daughter of Andrew Mugerland, cooper, and 

William Burns, baker 10 Aug. 1795 

„ Isabella, daughter of Andrew Mugerland, cooper, and Alex- 
ander Mark, candlemaker 1 June 1792 
Muir, Euphemia, daughter of George Muir, tailor, and Archibald 

Savadge 1 June 1788 

„ Grizell, in Edinburgh, and John Brand, baxter, bulges and 

fiieman 1 2 Nov. 1692 

„ Helen, daughter to umquhile Doctor William Muir, arch- 
dean of St. Andrewes, and John Farquharsone of Kirktoune 
of Aboyne in Edinburgh 20 April 1702 

,, Isabella, Iaufull daughter to the deceast Alexander Muir, 
burges of Edinburgh, and John Muir, younger, hammerman 
in Canongate 14 April 1722 

„ Janet, daughter of the deceased Alexander Muir, gardner, and 

David Mongomerie, brewer 21 Dec. 1784 

„ Janet, daughter of Hugh .Muir, farmer in Mearn, and Hugh 
Leslie, soldier in the 19th Regiment ; witness, Archd. 
Rough, residenter 26 April 1793 

,, Janet, daughter of Peter Muir. labourer at Longlaw, and John 

Fife, soldier in the 3rd Regiment of Foot Guards 13 June 1795 

„ Jean, daughter of Robert Muir, cooper in Ednionston, and 

John Somervel, servant 25 July 1800 

,, John, bookmaker, and Elizabeth Alcorn, relict of the deceast 

James Forrester, burges 2 Aug. 1712 

,. John, younger, hai errnan, and Isobell Muir, Iaufull daughter 

to the deceast Alexander Muir, burges of Edinburgh 14 April 1722 

,, John, journeyman coachmaker, and Margaret Ramsay, 
daughter to Andrew Ramsay, clerk to William Miller, 
seedman in the Abbay 9 June 1764 

,, John, wright, and Janet Paterson 6 Oct. 1768 

,, John, merchant in Edinburgh, and Sally Smith, daughter of 

Thomas Smith, farmer in Jedburgh 21 Jan. 1800 

„ Katherine. daughter to David Muir, wright, and John Jamison, 

tailor 13 Nov. 171 1 



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Muir, Margaret, daughter Iaufull to Matthew Muir, induellar, and 
David Hunter, sone Iaufull to James Hunter, fermerer in 
Easter Dudingstoune p. 1, m. 21 Nov. 1698 

„ Mrs. Margaret, daughter to Adam Muir, brewer, and late bailie 
of Canongate, and Mr. Ebinezer Brown, minister of the 
gospell at Pennycook 6 Feb. 1747 

„ Margaret, daughter of Wiliiam Muir, wright in Gilmerton, and 

Adam Haldane, shoemaker 27 Jan. 1797 

„ Mary, lawful! daughter to the deceast John Muir, tenent 
in Douglas, and William Warrocks, merchand in Edin- 
burgh 29 Mar. 1712 

,, Mary, daughter to the deceased Muir, sometime brewer 

in Kirkcaldy, and James Hunter, soldier in the 28th Regi- 
ment 5 Mar- 176S 
„ Mary, daughter of John Muir, sailor, and David Davidson, 

mariner, gave up their names for marriage 13 Aug. 1794 

„ Miss Mary, daughter of William Muir, late overseer at Cross- 

foord, and David Barry, merchant in Leith 1 June 1796 

Muirhead, Fergus, and Mary Walker 10 Feb. 1750 

„ Janet, and James Tarbet, mar. in the Church of Holiroodhous 

p. 8 June, m. Tuesday, 2 Sept. 1673 
„ Janet, induellar, and Thomas Grant, wright, burgess and 

freeman p. 1 r, m. 23 Dec. 1697 

„ Janet, and James Lundie, smith 7 Jan. 1777 

„ John, cordiner, and Isobel Smith, mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 12 Nov., 111. Tuesday, 5 Dec. 1654 
„ Marie, and John Watsone, cordiner, mar. within the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog p. 28 Mar., in. Fryday, 16 April 1652 
., Mary, daughter to the Laird of Lauchope, and William Scott, 
servitour to George Weir, brewar bulges of Edinburgh 

p. 6, mar. in Edinburgh, 26 July 1695 
„ Rebecca, and William Johnston, farrier in Potterow 13 Sept. 1740 

Muirie, Mary, indweller in Edinburgh, and James Scott, journeyman 

shoemaker 24 Aug. 1763 

Mullender, Jean, daughter of Joseph Mullender, coach driver in 
Edinburgh, and Carnelius Hayman, soldier in the marines, 
Chattham Division 13 Feb. 1799 

Mullens, Helen, daughter of Andrew Mullens, smith in Glasgow, 

and Thomas LSurch, mariner in the Ranger Sloop ofWarr 23 Feb. 1800 
Mullnery, James, and Margarat Mackinley m. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Mullekin, Agnes, and William Nimmo, in the parish of Bathgait m. 7 Feb. 1686 
Mullikin, David, and Margaret Murray, mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 9 Oct., m. Fryday, I l Nov. 1653 
,, Janet, and Alexander Smith, servants to Peter Canstile, tailor, 

bulges and freeman 13 Nov. 1697 

„ John, smith, and Elizabeth M'Phersone p. 8, m. io May 1705 

Mun, Catherine, and George Wilsone, cordiner, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 28 Oct., m. Fryday, 30 Nov. 1660 
Munro, Hugh, planter in the C.ranadeos, and Isobell Dallas, 

daughter to the deceased Peter Dallas in Galkanbry 13 Jan. 1770 

Murdoch, Ann, daughter of the late Thomas Murdoch, merchant in 

Edinburgh, and Gordon Crawford, porter 15 April 1800 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to Robert Murdoch, indueller in Edinburgh, 

and John Ridle, locksmith 26 Dec. 1761 

„ Isabella, and John Blaikie, servitours to Widow Hanna 

p. 19 Feb., m. 19 Mar. 1695 

„ James, tinnplate worker, and Jean Ross, daughter of Ross, 

gardener in Newliston 3 June 1800 

„ Jean, servitrix to Alexander Robertsone, tailor burges, and 

James Morysone, tailor m. 22 Oct. 1695 



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Murdoch, John, tailor, and Agnes Gray, mar. by Mr. James Kid, 

minister p. 12 Nov., m. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 1671 

„ Margaret, daughter of Mathew Murdoch in the parish of Salton, 

and Alexander Webster, servant 10 April 1798 

,, Wilii.un, and Janet Lees m. 23 April 1691 

„ William, and Jonet Nicoll, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 

by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 29 May, m. Tuysday, 14 June 1670 

„ , and Archibald Lunnan, serjant in the 91st Regiment 22 Jan. 1781 

Mure, Adam, chirurgeon in Edinburgh, and Christan Row, mar. in 

the Cannongate 3 Jan. 1691 

„ David, wright, and Bessie Johnston, mar by Mr. Tho. Wilkie 

p. II Nov., m. II Dec. 1688 
„ George, and Alisone Straitoun in. 14 April 1646 

„ Janet, and George Wyseman, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. S, m. Fryday, 27 April 1666 
„ John, tailor, and Marie Inglis, mar. in our Kirk be Mr. Jon Hog 

Fryday, 16 Feb. 1649 
„ Joseph, in the West Kirk parish, and Margaret Johnstoun 

Sabbath, 29 April 1660 
„ Margaret, and John Black, coblcr, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone p. 2, m. Tuysday, 17 Feb. 1662 
„ Thomas, in the Casile of Edinburgh, and Isobel Scot, mar. in 

the Castle of Edinburgh p. 13 Dec. 1668, m. Thursday, 21 Jan. 1669 
Mariesone, Alexander, and Euphame Dickson, both parochineris 

of South Leith, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. 

John Hog, minister p. 5, m. Wednesday, 22 Oct. 1651 

Murphy, Laurence, chapman, and Katherine Graham, daughter to 

the deceased George Graham, journeyman wright 11 June 1767 

Murray, Agnes, and John Didop, cordiner, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Naime, minister 

p. 27 Nov. 1659, in. Thursday, 5 Jan. 1660 
„ Agnes, daughter of Robert Murray, carter, and Thomas 

Watson, soldier of 7th Light Dragoons 4 Dec. 1793 

„ Alexander, servant to David Hutchison, weaver, and Margaret 

Miln, residenter 13 Oct. 1711 

„ Alexander, weaver, and Margaret Matllie, residenter I Feb. 17:9 

„ Mrs. Alexander, daughter to the deceast William Murray, 

Sheriff Depot of the Sheriffdome of Selkirk, and Mr. 

William Ainsly, apothecary and chyrurgion in ye paroch of 

Jedburgh 10 Nov. 1705 

„ Alexander, late soldier, and Christian M'Donald 16 July 1763 

„ Alexander, soldier in the independent East India Company, 

and Helen Headman 17 Mar. 1764 

„ Andrew, tailor, barges, and Anna Carmichaell, daughter to 

Daniel Carmichaell, indweller in Moffat 7 June 1718 

„ Andrew, residenter, and Janet Stewart, residing in the parish 

of South Leith 18 Feb. 1749 

„ Andrew, tailor, and Mary Stevenson I Mar. 1755 

„ Andrew, plaisterer, and Agnes Ferry, daughter to James Ferry, 

candlemaker in the Abbay 1 1 July 1767 

„ Ann, and John Learmont, cork cutter 13 Oct. 1750 

, Ann, daughter to the deceased Charles Murray, sometime 

factor to Charles, Lord Blantyre, now residing in Edinburgh, 

and Charles Spalding, junior, merchant 24 Dec. 1763 

„ Ann, and John Johnstone, currier 23 Nov. 17S2 

„ Ann, daughter of William Murray, tennent in Carstorphan, 

and John Melvel, tailor 8 Nov. 1 70S 

„ Ann, daughter of John Murray, teacher in Cross Casway, 

Edinburgh, and George Dick, servant 19 May 180) 



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Murray, Anna, and Patrick Dewar, \\ right, in the parochin of 
Crichtoune, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Williame 
Johnstoun p. 16 Nov., m. Wednesday, 17 Dec. 1651 

., Anna, in the Parish of Prestounpanns, and Robert Tiviotdale, 

cordener p. 6, m. 28 Feb. 1696 

., Mrs. Anne, daughter to the deceast James Murray of Skirling, 
and William Lockhart of Birkhill in the paroch of Lismahago 

27 Mar. 1705 

„ Barbara, daughter of George Murray in the Regestar Office, 

and George Davidson, writer 18 Aug. 1789 

„ Charles, barber, and Giissell Watson, daughter to the deceast 

John Watson in Murthlow 4 Nov. 172S 

„ Charles, sadler, and Mary Gullon, daughter of George Gullon, 

labourer 23 July 1794 

.. Christina, daughter to the deceased John Murray, sometime 
weaver in North Berwick, and John Clarkson, soldier in the 
31st Regiment 24 April 1762 

.. Christina, daughter of John Murray, mason in Whitburn, and 

James Livingston, labourer 26 July 179S 

.. Daniel, tailor, and Jean Ramsay, daughter to James Ramsay. 

brewer's servant 10 July 1771 

,. Daniel, weaver, and Margratt Ross, daughter of the deceased 

William Ross, carpenter 17 Aug. 1790 

., David, tailor, and Margaret Tait 4 July 175- 

David, suggar boiler, and Isobel Dawson, daughter to the 

deceased Dawson, sometime merchant in Forres 28 Nov. 1761 

,, David, staymaker, and Margaret Brown, daughter to the 

deceased Ro. Brown, wright in St. Andrews 13 Aug. 1763 

„ Elizabeth (Bessie!, and William Smith mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, Elizabeth, laufull daughter to James Murray, portioner in 

Fisherraw, and Peter Simpson, sclaiter 19 Nov. 1709 

., Elizabeth, daughter to John Murray, weaver in Cranstown, 

and Robert More, journeyman weaver 20 May 1758 

Elizabeth, daughter to the deceased John Murray, sometime 
shoemaker in Cathness, and Rodrick Frazer, late soldier in 
the hundreth Regiment of foot 29 June 1764 

., Elizabeth, and Francis Richardson, weaver 19 Dec. 1781 

., Elizabeth, daughter to Robert Murray, hair dresser, and 

Alexander Leabum, hairdresser 1 April 1782 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Murray, chairman, and Donald 

Muat, labourer 28 July 1786 

„ Elizabeth (Betsey), daughter of Murray, joiner in Moffat, 

and Thomas Flint, stockingmaker 4 Aug. 1797 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of John .Murray in Glasgow, and David 

Kinmonth of the Royal Artilery iS Jan. 1798 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of David Mooray, mariner in Limekills, 

and Donald Campbell, mariner in Limekills 10 May 1799 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of William Murray, smith in Dalkeith, and 
Robert Dick, soldier in the Duke of York's Royal High- 
landers 14 Jan. 1800 

„ Euphemia, daughter of Andrew Murray, hairdresser, and 

William Lewiss, hairdresser 21 Feb. 1788 

,, Euphemia, daughter of the deceased George Murray, and 

William Morison, butcher 18 Aug. 1792 

,, Flora, residenter, and daughter of John Murray, gentleman's 
servant, and Charles Paw let, soldier in the Gastle of Edin- 
burgh ; witness, Peter Johnston, soldier in the Castle 26 June 1793 

... Frances, and William Crookshanks, schoolmaster 17 May 1772 

., Frances, daughter of Alexander Murray, schoolmaster at 
Gateside, county of Durham, and James Keltic, mariner 

20 Aug. 179S 



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Murray, George, and Elisabeth Dalrymple, both servants to Mr. 

Smith in the King's Park 12 June 1744 

,, George, residenter, and Ilellen Dick, daughter to John Dick, 

mason in Cramond 9 Mar. 17S2 

„ George, sadler in Edinburgh, and Elizabeth More, daughter of 

Graham More, coach driver in Edinburgh 2 Feb. 1799 

., Harie, and Jonet Thomsone, mar. in the Kirk of Holirood- 

house by Mr. Patrick Hepburne. minister 

p. 14, m. Tuesday, 30 April 1672 
„ Helene, in this congregation, and William Carstairs 

p. r, mar. at the West Kirk be Mr. James Kid the 17 Oct. 1665 
„ (Morray), Helen, and Robert Glasse m. 29 Dec. 1687 

.. Helene, daughter to the deceased John Murray, brewer, and 

I (avid Doctor, brewer at the Craig End of Caldtoun 28 June 1753 

„ Helen, daughter of Andrew Murry, labourer in Edinburgh, 

and William Delatt, weaver 27 Nov. 179S 

,, Helen, daughter of James Murray, fewer in Abernethy, and 

lames Duff, brewer 22 Oct. 1800 

,, Henry, tailor, and Janet Bruce, daughter of Ronald Bruce, 

farmer in the town of Wick, shire of Caithneis 19 May 1798 

„ Isabella, and Williame Paterson, mar. in the Church of Haly- 

roodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 5 July, m. Thursday. 13 Aug. 1668 
,, Isabella, and Alexander Crerar, labourer 6 Dec. 1771 

,. Isabella, and Thomas Greig, wright 17 May 178b 

,, Isabella, daughter of the deceased William Murray, fanner at 

Cockenzie, and James Cuthbert, sadler 15 Dec. 1788 

„ Isabella, daughter of David Murray, farmer in Glenbervie, and 

John Durham, coach driver 12 Sept. 1795 

,. Isabella, daughter of James Murray, smith in Glasgow, and 

John Russell, soldier in the Marines 3 May 1800 

„ James, and Catharen Fleming in Edinburgh Sabbath, 4 June 1671 

,. James, tailor, and Sibly Sellers, daughter to William Sellers, 

tailor 14 April 1764 

„ James, tailor, and Margaret Bog, daughter to the deceased 

Deacon Robert Boig, cutler 23 July 176S 

,, James, taylor, and Janet Taylor, residenters 9 Jan. 1773 

„ James, soldier in the 66th Regiment, and Elizabeth Ross 12 Jan. 1775 

,, James, labourer, and Isabel! Cuthbertson 3 June 17S7 

., James, barber, and Rebecca Feah 8 May 17;! 

,, James, baker in Tranent, and Helen Buchanan, daughter of 

John Buchanan, baker 9 Dec. 1793 

,. James, shoemaker, residenter, and Elizabeth Craig, daughter 

of Francis Craig, hat maker here 27 July 1797 

., Janet, and Alexander Bell 16 Aug. 1567 

„ Janet, and James Haistie, weiver, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 30 Sept., m. Tuysday, 16 Oct. 1666 
„ Janet, servitrix to Andrew Syme, sklaiter, and Hendrie 

Andersone, tailor p. jO May, m. 23 June 1702 

,. Janet, and Archibald Graham, gardener 18 Aug. 1746 

.. Mrs. Janet, daughter to Mr. John Murray, clerk of Session, 

Edinburgh, and Mr. Archibald Campbell, general inspector 

of the Customs I Feb. 1755 

., Janet, daughter to John Murray, and Charles Ross, wright 1 Jan 1784 

., Janet, daughter of the deceased John Murray, wright, and 

Henrey Tinner, sailor 19 June 17S9 

,, Janet, daughter of Hector Murray, shoemaker in the shire of 

Sutherland, and John M'Leod, labourer 7 Mar. 1797 

„ Janet, daughter of John Murray, weaver in Edinburgh, and 

Thomas Gray, plasterer 11 July 1798 



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Murray, Jeane,and John Adamson, precentor at the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous, mar. in the said Kirk be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 21 July, m. Thursday, S Aug. 1661 
„ Jean, and Alexander Macklure 111. 16 May 1689 

„ Jeane, and George Mylne Sabbath, 8 Nov. 1657 

„ Jean, relict of the deceast Alexander M'Lure, servitour to the 

Duke of Queensberrie, and Kenneth M'Kenzie, servitour 

to the Laird of Carnwath 27 Mar. 1702 

„ Jean, residenter, and Daniel Stewart, surgeon in Dominica, 

West India 17 Aug. 1777 

,, Miss Jean, daughter of Baillie Robert Murray, merchant, and 

the Rev. Mr. Alexander Johnston, minister of the Gospel at 

Cranshaws 10 June 1795 

,. Jean, daughter of John Murray, wright in Cromarty, and John 

Harraway, carpenter 23 April 1799 

„ John, and Jonet Adamsone m. 13 Oct. 1646 

„ John, and Martha Murray, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be 

Mr. James Nairne, minister p. 23 June, m. Monday, 8 July 1661 

„ John, corporal! in the Guairds, and Christian Tpures, relict of 

the deceast James Nairne, stabler, binges p. 3, m. 22 Dec. 1698 

„ John, chirurgeon, residenter, and Margaret Maitland, 

residenter iS Aug. 1713 

„ John, tailor in Edinburgh, and Mary Henderson, laufull 

daughter to Alexander Henderson, tailor 2 April 1715 

, John, tailor in Edinburgh, and Rachel Denoon, laufull daughter 

to David Denoon, late bailie 4 Aug. 1716 

„ John, soldier in Middleton's Regiment, and Margaret Craufurd 

12 May 1739 
„ John, brewer, and Grissell Burns 7 April 1750 

„ John, tailor, and Ann Legatt, daughter to the deceased David 

Legatt 12 Dec. 1777 

„ John, smith, and Ann Tait, daughter of the deceased George 

Tait, gardner in Dalkeith ' 21 Oct. 17S9 

„ John, soldier in the 53rd Regimentt, and Sarach Adams, 

daughter of Robert Adams, labourer in Rosline 22 Nov. 1790 

„ John, confectioner, and Mary Clark, daughter of James Clark, 

wright in Edinburgh 27 April 1798 

„ John, tailor, and Euphan Fair, daughter of Fair, 

residenter in Edinburgh 25 Nov. 1S00 

„ Johanna, daughter of [ohn Murray, wricht in Edinburgh, and 

William Bee, labourer 2 Mar. 1799 

„ Katherine, daughter to Duncan Murray, drover in Balquither, 

and James Ram mage, brewer's servant 1 Nov. 1760 

„ Margaret, in this congregation, and Audio Smith in Kilmadock 

Sabbath, 22 June 1662 
„ Margaret, and David Mullikin, mar. be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 9 Oct. m. Fryday, 11 Nov. 1653 
,, Margaret, and Andrew French in South Leith, mar. in Edin- 
burgh in the Tron Kirk Fryday, 5 June 1674 
„ Mai glut, only lawfull daughter to the deceast Captain 

Gideon Ainu ay of Pitkeerie, merchant binges of Edin- 

burgh, and Daniell Hamiltoun, wryttar in Edinburgh 3 Nov. 1694 

„ Margaret, lawfull daughter to umquhile Thomas Murray, 

locksmith, bulges and fn eman p. 2 May, m. 5 June 1696 

,, Mrs. Margaret, daughtei ti> tin' deceast Sir David Murray of 

Stanhope, and Mr. Thomas Hay, advocat in the parish 

<it Had lingtoun 12 June 1730 

„ Margaret, daughter to John Murray, late brewer, and George 

Somerveil, baxter "3 Dec - '75° 

,. Margaret, daughter to Andrew Murray, freeman, tailor, and 

Alexander Rule, journeyman tailor ' 5 June 1762 



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Murray, Margaret, daughter to James Murray, labourer, and James 

Tumbull, soldier in the 61st Regment 28 Jan. 1784 

„ Margaret, daughter of Angus Murray, tailor, and George 

Tasker, tailor 17 Nov. 1794 

„ Margaret, daughter of John Murray, farmer, and Alexander 

Watson, manufacturer 24 Jan. 1797 

„ Margaret, daughter of Donald Murray, farmer in the parish of 

Loth, and William Melvel, soldiei in Sutherland fencibles 23 Oct. 1799 
„ Margant. daughter of Umphry Murray, shoemaker in Edin- 
burgh, and Christophei May, painter 15 Oct. 1 800 
,. Marie, daughter of Andrew Murray, labourer, and Alexander 

Preston, wright 8 Feb. 1788 

,, Marion, daughter of Andrew Murray, marble cutter in Edin- 
burgh, and John Calender, ironfounder 22 Jan. 1800 
,. Mary, daughter of the deceased James Murray, and Kenneth 

M'millan, coach maker 20 May 179 1 

„ Martha, and John Murray, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mi. James Nairne, minister p. 23 June, in. Monday, 8 July 1661 
,, Mary, residenter, and Walter Dickson, cordner in Bristo 6 Mar. 1733 

„ Nicolas, and Charles Blyth, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister Monday, 16 July 1675 

„ Neil, indweller, and Ann Galloway, servant to Mr. Wachop of 

Edmondstone 17 April 1756 

„ Patrick, and Mai ion Moor m. 1 Dec. 1687 

„ Sir Patrick, Baronet, and Lady Augusta M'Kenzie 1 Mar. 1770 

„ Peter, blacksmith, and Ann M'Naughton, daughter of James 

M'Naughton, stabler in Crass Market 15 Feb. 1793 

„ Rachel, daughter of the late John Murray, mariner in Leith, 

and George Gunn, smith to Jan. 1800 

„ Robert, gentleman's servant, and Mary Sutherland 26 April 1782 

„ Robert, , and Marjory Menzies, daughter of William 

Menzies, farmer in the parish of Kinclaven 6 Mar. 1797 

,, Robert, gardener, and Margaret Greig, daughter of John Greig, 

tailor in Queensferry 25 Sept. 1798 

„ Miss Sarah, daughter of the latebaillie Robert Murray, leather 
merchant, and the Rev. Mr. Thomas Kenedy, minister of the 
parish of St. Madoes 16 Mar. 1796 

,. Thomas, staymaker, and Elizabeth M'Gill, indweller 20 Aug. 1768 

,, Thomas, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Geddes, residenters 5 Aug. 1770 

„ Walter, and Bessie Mennan m. 28 July 1646 

.. Walter, and Marie Ker in Edinburgh Sabbath, 22 Nov. 1668 

„ Walter, tailor, residenter, and Mary Edmonston, daughter of 

Gilbert Edmonston in Newton : witness, James Rankin 18 May 1793 
„ William, and Issoble Foulles, Ladie Ratho, mar. at Ratho 13 Jan. 164S 
„ Williame, and Marie Flog, mar. within the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Jon Hog, minister Thursday, 10 Jan. 1650 
,, William, servand to the Lord Stormond, and Jonct Monteith, 
mar. by Mr. Robert Lomie, Deane of Edinburgh 

p. 4, m. Monday, 12 Oct. 1663 
,, William, wrytter, and Agnes Pareis, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 9 Aug., m. Fryday, 1 I Sept. 1663 
„ William, from Falkland, and Anna Stewart m. 13 Oct. 1646 

,, William, servant to Dr. Find, gave satisfaction for his 
irregular marriage with Janet Forman, the lines produced 
dated 19th November 1749 26 Dec. 1750 

,, William, journeyman weaver, and Euphan Rossie 22 Oct. 1768 

,, William, merchant, and Margaret Dobinson, daughter to 

William Dobinson, fanner at , near Darlington 23 Api il 1772 

.. William, pentioner, and Elisabeth M'donald, daughter to John 

M'Donald, pentioner 20 Nov. 1784 



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Murray, William, tailor, and Christian Watson 14 Aug. 1786 

William, shoemaker, and Helen Robertson, daughter of the 

deceased James Robertson, looking-glass maker 25 Dec. 1786 

William, gentleman's servant, and Mary Peaston, daughter of 
David Peaston, labourer in Gilmerton, in the parish of Gil- 
nierton 25 Jan. 1796 

William, bookseller, and Elizabeth Kae, daughter of James Rae, 

farmer 20 April 1798 

William, of the Train of Artillary, and Ann Smart, daughter of 

of Mr. Smart, minister of 17 Jan. 1799 

William, Esq., younger of Polmaise, and Miss Ann Maxwell, 

eldest daughter of Sir William Maxwel, Bart, of Monrieth 7 June 1799 
Murrison, John, junior in Dumfai inline, and Mary Foy, daughter of 

James Foy, writing master in Edinburgh 28 April 1790 

Musgrave, Elizabeth, in Edinburgh, and Williame Campbell 

Sabbath, 29 July 1660 
,, Robert, drumer in the 57th Regiment, and Ann Ross I Aug. 1767 

Mushet, Ann, and Alexander Hardy, candlemaker 1 Feb. 1782 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased Charles Mushet, and 

George Gregory, tinplate worker 9 Nov. 17S5 

., Janet, and John Rutherfurd, advocat, mar. be Mr. George 
Leslie in the Littill Chappell at the Water Yet 

p. 24 Feb., m. Fryday, 14 Mar. 1656 
_., Mary, the Thesaurer received from Daniel M'Ewen, satisfac- 
tion for his irregular marriage with 1 June 1751 
„ daughter to and Mr. Walter Keith, minister at Channel- 
kirk Fryday, 26 Jan. 1666 
Mustard, Jean, daughter to John Mustard, burges, and William Bull, 

servant to my Lord Prestonhall 3 June 1710 

Mutter, William, blacksmith, and Ann Napier 18 July 1771 

Myles, Alexander, brewer in Edinburgh, and Mis Jeany Gowdie, 
daughter to the deceased Mr. John Gowdie, late principal 
of the College of Edinburgh 2 Sept. 1767 

„ John, porter, and Ann Morison 28 Oct. 1774 

Mylestains, John, one of His Majestie : s Household Trumpets, and 
Isobell Davidson, daughter to Robert Davidson in Focca- 
bus 17 July 1722 

Mylne (Myln). Alexander, cook, and Margarate Law son, daughter of 

James Lawson, farmer 30 April 1794 

., Beatrice, ane of Edinburgh, and Thomas Glen m. Tuysday, 1 Dec. 1646 
„ George, and Jeane Murray Sabbath, 8 Nov. 1657 

,. Hannah, daughter of Peter Mylne, labourer in the parish of 

Duining, and John Craw, wright 4 June 1799 

„ Isabella, daughter to Thomas Mylne, fermerer in ye paroch of 
Meigle, and William Wilsone, cordener in ye paroch of 
Hadingtoune p. 27 June, m. 23 July 1 7c 5 

,, Janet, daughter of Henry Mylne, smith, and William Thomson, 

soldier in the 1st or Edinburgh Brigade 26 June 1795 

„ Janet, daughter of William Mylne, carter in Dumfermline, and 

John M'Lauchlan, carter 15 Jan. 1799 

John, shoemaker, and Janet Sinclair, daughter of John Sinclair, 

farmer in Zetland 30 July 1795 

,. Margaret, daughtei of James Mylne at Oudnor, near Perth, 

and Charles Iluntly of the At tilery 3 J ul y ! 794 

„ Mary, daughter to Robert Mylne of Belfarg, mastermeason, and 

Lowrence Andersone, merchant in Edinburgh p. 4, m. 23 April 1702 
„ Mary, daughter of James Mylne, lintdresser, and Henry Waters, 

weaver 25 Aug. 1795 

., Robert, mason in Abbyhill, and Elizabeth King, daughter of 

William King, tide waitei .it M'Duft", county of Banff 1 Jan. 1794 



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Mylne (Myln), Robert, mason, and Mary Lockhart, daughter of 

Thomas Lockhart, labourer in North Berwick 12 Jan. 1798 

., Thomas, slater, and Helen Aikinhead, daughter of John 

Aitkenhead, ploughman in Cramond 17 Nov. 1798 

,, See a /so Milne. 
Myles, Agnes, daughter of Henry Myles, and William Robertson, 

musician 26 Dec. 1797 

,, Agnes, daughter of Myles, mason in Leith, and John 

Puddock, soldier in the ■ Fencibles 19 Nov. 1799 

Nairn, Andrew, weaver, and Elizabeth Imry recorded, &c. 21 Oct. 1749 

Mis. Ann, eldest laufull daughter to the deceased Sir Thomas 
Nairn of Dunsinnan, Baronet, and Walter Bartly, Esq., 
younger of Pitachop 1 Dec. 1 76 1 

„ Campbell, daughter of James Nairn, casway layer in Edin- 
burgh, and Gabriel Dow, corporal in the 13th Regiment 14 July 1798 

„ Charles, and Margaret Macpherson m. 29 Mar. 1686 

., James, gardner, and Jannet Thomson, daughter of James 

Thomson, tailor in Markinch 24 Nov. 1786 

,, Isabella, residender in the Abbey, and George Gibson, coach- 
master 30 Oct. 1736 

., James, and Janet Calder in Edinburgh m. 29 Dec. 1692 

., James, son to the deceast James Nairn, taller, and Lidia 

Forbes, daughter to John Forbes, tailer 18 Mar. 1720 

.. Jean, daughter to the deceast Alexander Nairn, residenter in 
Canongate head, in ye Colledge Kirk parish, and Andrew 
Gibb, cordiner 17 Jan. 1713 

„ John, shoemaker, and Janet Scobie, indweller 17 Nov. 1764 

,, John, shoemaker, and Ann Douglas, daughter to the deceased 

John Douglas, shoemaker 28 Oct. 1768 

,, Margaret, daughter to the deceased James Nairn, residenter, 

and Antony Richardson, soldier in the 90th Regiment 10 Oct. 17S1 
Naismith, Mr. Andrew, student of Divinity in Edinburgh, and 
Euphan Gilmer, laufull daughter to the deceast Thomas 
Gilmer, writer in Edinburgh 16 April 1708 

.. (Nessmeth), Daniel, and Cathrine Hunter p. 7, m. 15 Aug. 1687 

.. Daniel, Sadler, and Margaret Paterson, relict of the deceast 

Mr. James Stewart, schoolmaster at Prestonhall 4 July 1709 

.. (Naysmith), David, mason, and Ann Farquharson, daughter to 

Charles Farquharson, watchmaker in Dundee 23 Mar. 1779 

„ Elizabeth, and Hew Douglas, brewar, mar. be Mr. George 

Leslie p. 2, m. Tuysday, I July 1656 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to Daniell Naismyth, deacon of the in- 
corporation of Hammermen, and Francis Vanhaigen, 
cutler fov. 1717 

,, (Naismyth) Elizabeth, daughter to Daniell Naismyth, saidler in 

Canongate, and Francis Vanhaigen, cutler 2 May 1716 

Margaret, and John Frank 30 Nov. 1645 

Margaret, and Thomas Barrowman, baxter, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog, minister p. 1, m. Fryday, 27 Feb. 1652 

„ Marioun, and John Barrowman, pantonheill-maker, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 14 May, m. Tuysday, 13 June [C54 

,, Robert, and Marion Synp m. 17 June 1691 

., Stewart, daughter to Robert Naismith, and Thomas Sharp, 

shoemaker 17 Nov. 1784 

Napier, Ann, and William Mutter, blacksmith 18 July 1771 

„ Ann, daughter of John Napier, weaver in Aberargie, and Peter 

Dickie, millwright ; witness, Robert Stevenson 27 Mar. 1795 

, Archibald, starchmaker, and Helen Leirmonth, mar. by Mr. 
Patrick Hepburne, minister at Halyroodhous 

p. 22 Jan., m. Tuysday, 14 Feb. 1671 



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Napier, Elizabeth, daughter to the deceased James Naper, weaver in 

Minrose, and George Brownfeild, journeyman tailor 24 Oct. 1757 

„ Hannah, daughter of Napier, saltgrieve in Dysert, and 

Andrew Beat, weaver 5 Nov. 1S00 

„ James, letter-founder, and Isobel Yule, daughter of Thomas 

Yule, shepherd at Stenton 10 Nov. 1796 

„ Janet, daughter of James Napier, gamekeeper near Edinburgh, 

and James M'Glashan, musician 22 Oct. 1800 

„ Jean, and Patrick Ferguson, soldur, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous by p. 7, m. Tuysday, 23 Nov. 1669 

„ John, and Marion Aitkman p. 21 Feb., mar. in Edinburgh 2 April 1669 
,, John, mason, and Mary Cumming, daughter of John dimming, 

farmer in Auchtertool, Fifeshire 12 Nov. 1799 

„ (Catherine, daughter to John Naiper, weaver in Abernethie, 

and John Stevenson, smith 18 Feb. 1786 

,, .Margaret, and Samuell Boyd, mar. be Mr. John Hog 

Tuysday, 20 Nov. 1649 
,, Margaret, and Thomas Hay, ane of the West Kirk parochin 

m. 6 Jan. 1646 
„ Peter, corkcutter, and Jean M'Kay, daughter of the late James 

M'Kay, glover in Edinburgh ' 8 Nov. 1798 

,, Robert, in this congregation, and Margaret Turnet in Edin- 
burgh Sabbath, 21 June 1657 
Naughtie, Euphemia, daughter to John Naughtie in Logie parish, 

in the shyre of Angus, and William Dalrymple, servant to 

Thomas Johnstoun, baxter [3 May 1721 

Naughton, James, tailor, and Helen Shaw, daughter of Alexander 

Shaw, labourer 15 Nov. 1784 

Neaves, Charles, writer in Edinburgh, and Margarate Montgomery 

Aitken, daughter of Alexander Aitken, cabinetmaker in 

Edinburgh 24 Dec. 1799 

Neill (Neil), Barbara, daughter to the deceased John Neill, late 

brewer's servant, and James Brodie, mason 13 Oct. 1773 

„ Euphemia, daughter of Robert Neill, nailor, and William 

Williamson, smith 9 Jan. 1788 

„ John, mason, and Bettie Scott 4 June 1770 

„ Mai ion, daughter of Thomas Neil, grieve at Tranent, and 

James Archer, brewer's servant 16 Nov. 1798 

,, Maiy, daughter of William Neil, shipmaster in Gulen, and 

Joseph Jerrey, soldier in the Northfolk Fencibles 30 May 1798 

,, William, hammerman in Whythouse, in the West Kirk parish, 

and Agnes Stenhouse, laufull daughter to ye deceast 

William Stenhouse, hammerman 1 May 1713 

,, William, soldier in the 2nd Batalion of Royals, and Ann 

Taylor, daughter of James Taylor, labourer 28 April 1794 

Neilson (Nelson), Adam, farmer in Stone laws, in the parish of White- 
kirk, and Kaithren Shirriffin Kirklandhill 29 July 17S0 
„ Alexander, sailor, and Isabel! Beatb, daughter of Alexander 

Baith, mason 7 Nov. 1786 

„ Christina, daughter of the deceased John Neilson, and John 

Hume, soldier in the 41st Regment 21 Mar. 1792 

„ Mr. David, merchant, and Miss Ann Kenton, daughter of the 

late lames Renton, residenter 23 Dec. 1799 

„ Henry, wright, and Margaret Robertson 25 Nov. 1738 

„ James, soapboiler, and Jean Dudgeon 10 Sept. 17S6 

,. Jean, laufull daughter to the deceast Alexander Neilson, 

merchant in Linlithgow, and John Thomson, mason in the 

parish of Tranent 7 April 1719 

„ John, labourer, and Margaret Stuart, indweller in the Abbay 8 Dec. 1764 
„ John, tailor, and Margarate Mack, daughter of Peter Mack ; 

witness, John Landles 10 May 1793 



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Neilson (Nelson), Johne, and Bessie Davidsun mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„ John, and Suse Puirddy mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, Mattheu, soldier in 23rd Regiment of Light Dragoons, and 
Elspit King, daughter of John King, residenter in Edin- 
burgh 17 Dec. 1795 
„ Janet, and James Keif mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 
„ Margaret, and James M'Rankein from Maybole 

m. Thursday, 15 Oct. 1646 
„ Margaret, servant to Andrew Johnston, indweller in the Abbey, 
and George Anderson, soldier in Lee's Regiament in Aimer's 
Company 17 Sept. 1743 

„ Margaret, daughter of John Neilson, weaver in Silver Mills, and 

Richard Burrel, mariner in the Appolo Frigat 23 Oct. 1798 

„ Margaret, daughter of John Neilson, wright in Edinburgh, and 

Robert Laidlaw, upholsterer 12 Sept. 1S00 

,, Robert, and Bessie Davidson 15 June 1566 

„ William, and Marjorie Andersone m. 9 June 1646 

,, (Neilsone), William, servitour to the Duchess of Hamiltoune, 

and Jonet Broune, servitrix to John Auchinlock, wright, 

binges p. 28 Oct , m. 21 Nov. 1695 

„ , daughter of the deceased Neilson, and Thomas 

Boog, suigeon 27 April 17S6 

Neish, Thomas, mason, and Jean Crooks, daughter of William 

Crooks, labourer in Belhaven 28 Aug. 1795 

Nemanners, Robert, wright, and Mary Barclay, servant to Alex- 
ander M'Dougall, merchant in Edinburgh 25 Nov. 1718 
Ness, Ann, (laughter of Thomas Neiss, tailor in Shetland, and 

William Conyers, hatter 12 Nov. 179S 

„ Euphemia, daughter of James Ness, wright in Achtermuchty, 

and David Cree, shoemaker 24 April 17S7 

,, John, tailor, and Janet Lendells 6 June 1714 

„ Mary, indweller, and John Schaw 7 Dec. 1764 

,, William, son to John Ness in Coupar of Fyfe, and Isobell 

Craig, daughter to William Craig in Inverlochie 4 Nov. 172 1 

Neux, Mary, daughter to Thomas Neux, soldier in General YVhittam's 
Regiament, and Joseph Dawson, soldier in the said Regia- 
ment 21 Sept. 1728 
Newat, Mary, daughter of Robert Newat, teacher in Newhaven, and 
William Tod, servant to Sir George Montgomery at 
Mackbiehill 23 Dec. 1796 
Newbie, Janet, and Alexander Wood, wright, mar. within the Kiik 
of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 29 Mar., m. Thursday, 2 July 1663 
Newberry, William, in the paroch of South I.eith, and Elizabeth 
Blyth, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. 
Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 30 May, m. Tuysd-ay, 22 June 1669 

Newbigging, Margaret, and George Wilson m. 20 Mar. 1687 

Newell, Agues, and William Steell, mar. in the Church of Holi- 
roodhouse be Mr. Patrick Hepburn, minister 

p. 1, m. Fryday, 26 June 1673 
Newey, John, soldier in the 2nd Batalion of the Royals, and Eliza- 
beth Eckles 10 June 1795 
Newlands, Helen, and James Crookshank, soldier in the 32nd Regi- 
ment of foot, commanded by Lieutenent-General Lighton, 
now lying in this place 15 April 1763 
„ Janet, and James llopkirk of Edinburgh, be Mr. Patrick 

I leni ysone lay, 1 7 June 1647 

„ Thomas, ropemaker, and Janet M'Kay, daughter of John 

M'Kay, labourer 9 Nov. 1797 

Newton, Ann, daughter to the deceased Thomas Newton, farmer, 

and Thomas Wilby 13 Dec. 1782 



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Newton, James, hatmaker, and Isabel Davidson, daughter of Thomas 

Davidson, hatmaker 23 Nov. 1789 

,, Jean, daughter to Heugh Newton, weaver in Edinburgh, and 

Peter Logan, founder 10 Dec. 1785 

„ Jean, daughter of Andrew Newton, merchant in Dunse, and 

William Pringle, writer in Leith Wynd 14 Sept. 1789 

., John, gentleman's servant, and Mary Pentland, daughter to 

the deceased John Pentland, coachman 15 April 1769 

„ Katherine, daughter of the deceased Normand Newton, and 

James Gun, soldier in the 39th Regiment 6 Feb. 17S8 

,, Robert, sailor, and Jarmet M'farlane, daughter to John 

M'farlane, labourer 14 Sept. 1781 

., William, and Margaret Bennet in Edinburgh 

p. 17 Nov., mar. at Fdinburgh 3 Dec. 1667 
Nice, Janet, daughter of William Nice, tailor in the Calton, and 

John Ferguson, wright 26 Sept. 1795 

„ Marjory, and John Sinnet, hattmaker 17 Sept. 1796 

Nicol (Nicoll), Alexander, and Elisabeth Thomson 6 Aug. 1743 

,, Alexander, labourer, and Margratt M'Leod, daughter of the 

deceased John M'leod 15 July 1786 

,, Alexander, staymaker, and Kaithren Barrith, daughter of John 

Barrith, tide waiter in Aberdeen 26 Nov. 1789 

,, Ann, residenter, and John Lenox, tailor 30 Jan. 1782 

,, Ann, daughter of Alexander Nicoll, in Thurso, and John Dods, 

plumber [7 May 1785 

., Ann, daughter of Alexander Nicoll, shoemaker, and Ebenezar 

M'Kell, type maker 15 Nov. 1792 

Daniel, labourer, and Sally Bain, daughter of George Bain, 

farmer in Caithneis 30 Nov. 1791 

,. Elizabeth, and Thomas Hamiltoun, mason, mar. in the Church 

of Holiroodhouse Fryday, 23 April 1675 

., Elisabeth, and James Dickson, brewer's servant 20 July 1745 

,, George, wright, and Helen Grieve, daughter of Thomas 

Grieve, postman in Edinburgh 28 April 1798 

,, Gilbert, gardner in Redhall, and Eupham Nisbet, servant to 

Mr. Keith 11 Nov. 1732 

., Hew, cook to the Marques of Lothian, and Helen Dyer, 

daughter to John Dyer, merchant in Leven 10 May 1766 

,, James and Barbara Smith mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, James, watchmaker, and Charlotta Batchelor 19 Mar. 1748 

,, James, soldier, and Sydney Sutherland, daughter of James 

Sutherland, farmer in Caithneis 13 Nov. 1797 

,, Janet, and William Murdoch, mar. in the Church of Halyrood- 

hous by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 29 May, m. Tuysday, 14 June 1670 
., Janet, in Edinburgh, and Robert Young Sabbath, I Now 1657 

,, Janet, daughter of James Nicoll in Aberdeen, and George 

Allan, soldier in Frazer's Highland Regiment 4 Nov. 1794 

,, Janet, daughter of William Nicoll, gentleman's servant in 

Edinburgh, and Richard Borthwick, hairdresser 6 Sept. 1798 

„ Jean, residenter, and John M'claran, indueller 15 July 1727 

,, jean, daughter to the deceased William Nicoll, sometime 

tailor, and John Haigens, journeyman tailor ~ Nov. 1761 

,, Jean, daughter of William Nicoll, farmer iu the parish of 

Arbuthnot, and Archbald Taylor, tailor 26 Jan. 1792 

.. Jean, daughter of William Nicoll, gentleman's servant in Edin- 
burgh, and George Lyon, cooper 3 Oct. 179S 
,, John, merchand in Edinburgh, and Cristiane Wilkie, mar. in 

the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Williame Johnstoun, 

minister 8 July 1 651 

„ John, gairdner, and Marion Thomsone, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 30 Oct.. m. Fryday. 2 Dec. 1670 



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Nicol (Nicoll), John, residenter, and Ann Wilson, daughter of James 

Wilson, fanner in St. Cuthbert's 15 Aug. 1795 

„ John, soldier in the Royal Regiment of At tilery, and Margaret 

Green, daughter of John Green, farmer in Northumberland 

15 Feb. 1796 
„ John, carter, and Kathrine Hastie, daughter of Robert Hastie, 

stabler in Edinburgh 6 Nov. 1798 

Katherine, daughter of the deceased George Nicoll, and James 

Thomson, tailor 9 June 1789 

„ Margaret, and John Howell 9 May 1724 

„ Marioun, and Gilbert Kenedyie circa 20 Aug. 1567 

,, Mary, daughter to the deceased David Nicoll, saillor, and 

James Dolphin, mate of the John and Ann, bellonging to 

Newcastle 25 Jan. 1781 

,, Mary, daughter of Alexander Nicoll, tailor in Portsoy, and 

William Chalmers, tailor 17 July 1794 

., Michael, shoemaker, and Rachel M 'Donald, daughter of 

Alexander M'Donald, farmer in Calendar 20 Nov. 1799 

Peter, journeyman wright, and Ann Gardner of the parish of 

St. Ninian's 5 Nov. 176S 

.. Robert, farmer, and Janet M'Gregor, daughter of William 

M'Gregor, brewer at Brickmont Mill 4 April 1800 

.. Sarah (Sail;, , daughter of Thomas Nicoll, brewer in Inver- 

keithing, and George Dobie, wright 20 Nov. 1791 

,. Thomas, tailor, burges in Dundie, and Elspeth Ogilvie, mar. 

in our Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog 

p. 25 July, m. Fryday, 13 Aug. 1652 
„ Thomas, and Jeane Boltoun, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 31 Aug. m. Tuysday, 16 Sept. 1656 
,. William, in the West Kirk paroch, and Grissell Forrest, mar. 

in the Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, 

minister p. 8, m. Fryday, 27 Sept. 1667 

„ William, gardner, and Mary Russell, daughter of Alexander 

Russell, farmer att Craig Lockart 12 Dec. 1791 

., William, cooper, and Elizabeth Russell, daughter of George 

Russell, carter in Edinburgh ; witness, James Gourly 18 May 1799 
Nicolson, Agnes, daughter of Donald Nicolson, farmer in the county 

of Inverness, and James M'Leoud, pensioner 3 Dec. 1795 

„ Alexander, brewer, and Agnes Park, relict of George 

Buchanan 12 Aug. 1 771 

,, Elizabeth, and Neil M'Kinnon, hairdresser in Edinburgh 20 Jan. 1774 
,, George, servitour to Alexander Lindsay, weaver, burges, and 

Elizabeth M'Alpine, servitrix to Thomas Johnstoune, baxter, 

burges p. 23 Mar., m. 11 April 1706 

„ George, weaver, and Margaret Winram, servand to John 

Anstruther, burges 24 Nov. 1724 

,, George, weaver, and Catharin Heugh. daughter to Patrick 

Heugh, weaver, burges 20 Sept. 1729 

„ Jacobina, daughter of Alexander Nicholson, gardener in Gala- 
way, and James Harry, servant 23 May 1799 
,, Janet, relict of the deceast William Govan, burgess, and William 

Sutherland, indweller p. 4, ;n. 21 Nov. 1693 

„ Janet, daughter lawfull to Thomas Nicolsone, cordener in 

Newbotle, and John Scott, tailor in Potterraw 

p. 26 Oct., m. 22 Nov. 1695 
„ Jean, daughter of Peter Nicolson, mason in Dundee, and 

James Elsdon, soldier in Edinburgh 6 May 1795 

„ Jean, daughter of Edward Nicolson, flesher in Leith, and 

George M'Alpie, flesher in Leith 15 July 1800 

,, John, and Agnis Jos mar. in Edinburgh 20 Aug. 1567 



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Nicolson, John, trumpeter, and Barbara Smith m. Tuysday, 20 Mar. 1649 

„ Margaret, daughter to Robert Nicollson, journeyman mason, 

and Robert Smith, journeyman baxter 6 May 1767 

„ Margaret, and Gavin Steven, mason 28 Aug. 1773 

„ Mary, daughter to the deceased John Nickolson, shoemaker, 

and John Jackson, son to John Jackson, hatter 30 Dec. 1780 

„ Mary, daughter of Robert Nicolson, smith in Laswade, and 
John Gordon, schoolmaster ; witness, George Sutherland 

29 June 1793 
,, Robert, labourer, and Elisabeth M'ruther, daughter of Adam 

M'ruther, wright in the parish of Coless in Perthshire 30 Nov. 1789 
„ Robert, labourer, and Margarate Allan, daughter of Thomas 
Allan, labourer in Morum Moor ; witness, George Gordon, 
wright 1 Jan. 1798 

„ Mr. William, son to Sir William Nicolson, and Mrs. Mary 

Lockhart, daughter to Carnwath 6 Mar. 1736 

Niddrie, Isabella, and James Duncan in South Leith, mar. be Mr. 

George Leslie p. 12 Nov., m. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 1654 

Neil, James, flesher, and Jean Currie, daughter of the deceased John 

Currie, labourer 21 Sept. 1787 

Nightingale, John, soldier in the Shropshire Mallitia, and Marjory 
M'Kay, daughter of Alexander M'Kay, labourer in Edin- 
burgh 29 May 1798 
Nilland, William, servitour to the Countas of Murray, and Cristiane 
Archibald, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James 
Kid, minister Tuysday, 14 July 1663 
Nimm , Alexander, in the West Kirk parish, and Agnes Blacldaw 

p. 18 Mar., mar. at West Kirk 19 April 1660 
„ Alison, and James Carrell 18 May 1739 

„ Helen, servant to Coll Stewart in ye Castle of Edinburgh, and 

John Graham, one of the centinals there 17 Oct. 1707 

„ Hugh, basketmaker, and Abigal M'llwray, relict of Richard 

Hardie 1 April 1799 

„ James, tailor, burgess of Edinburgh, and Agnes Cochran, 
daughter lawfull to John Cochran, candlemaker, bulges 

p. 17 Dec. 1698, m. 12 Jan. 1699 
,, John, in this congregation, and Margaret Broun in Edinburgh 

Sabbath, 27 May 1660 
„ Margaret, widow of Robert Anderson, sometime shoemaker in 

Liberton, and Robert Brown, indweller 16 July 1763 

„ Margaret, relict of Robert Brown, late carter, and John 

Glasford, wright 14 Sept. 1775 

,, William, in the parish of Bathgait, and Agnes Mullekin m. 7 F'eb. 1686 
,, William, writer in Stirling, and Ann Cunningham, daughter of 

Peter Cunningham, farmer in Easter Galliot 17 Oct. 1781 

Nimok, John, and Alisone Patersone m. 16 June 1646 

Nisbet, Agnes, and Jon Cannoch (Kannoch) m. 14 July 1646 

,, Andrew, flesher, and Katliron Goold, daughter to George 

Goold, labourer 10 May 1773 

,. Archibald, of Carphin, in the paroch of Bothwell, and Emma 
Stewart, daughter to ye deceast Mr. Archibald Stewart, 
brother to the Earle of Murray p. 1 1, m. 30 Jan. 1701 

,, Barbara, daughter of the deceased James Nisbet, and John 

Dunn, smith 21 June 17S8 

,, Catherine, residenter in North Leith, and Robert Horsburgh, 

baxter 14 May 1737 

,, Claude, mason, and Jean Cuming 27 Dec. 1735 

„ David, baker in Edinburgh, and Jean Turner, daughter of 

William Turner, shepherd at Kittys flatt 16 Sept. 1794 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Andrew Nisbet, weaver in Silver Mills, 

and John Mark, joiner 23 Jan. 1798 



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Nisbet, Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Nisbet, mason in Musselburgh, 

and Mr. Joseph Green, surgeon 14 Jan. 1 799 

., Euphemia, servant to Mr. Keith, and Gilbert Nicol, gardner in 

Redhall 11 Nov. 1732 

„ Euphemia, daughter of George Nisbet, soldier in the Toun 

Guard, and William Henderson, gentleman's servant 26 Jan. 1796 

,, Francis, fiesher, and Euphemia Thomson, daughter of William 

Thomson, officer of Excise in Hadington 18 Oct. 1800 

., George, carver, and Janet Reid 17 Nov. 1795 

,, George, labourer, and Euphan Johnston, daughter of David 

Johnston, carterin Hadington ; witness, Robert Rough, bedle22 Sept. 1800 
., Henry, and Isobell Fail lie, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 20 Sept., m. Thursday, 1 Oct. 1668 

„ Isabella, and John Dick, mar. be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 19 Aug., m. Fryday, 14 Sept. 1660 
,, Jeane, and John Norie, souldier Sabbath, 8 Mar. 1674 

,, Jean, daughter to William Nisbeth in the parish off Cam- 

nethan, and Richard M'Math, son to John M'Math, 

indweller in Edinburgh 28 Nov. 1724 

., John, in the parish of Haillis, and Elspeth Craig, mar. be Mr. 

Thomas Gilbert p. 12 Sept, m. Fryday, 5 Nov. 1652 

., John, servitour to John Mairschall, baxter, burges, and Janet 

Demster, servitrix to .Mr. Adam Colt, advocat in Edin- 
burgh p. 19 May, m. 21 June 1706 
., Joseph, weaver, and Janet Brown, daughter of James Brown, 

weaver in Kinross ; witness, James Brown 8 Sept. 1800 

.. Katherine, daughter to thedeceast George Nisbit in Niddrie, in 

the paiish of Libertoun, and John Burnet, son to the 

deceast John Burnet, residenter in Couper of Fyfe 22 Sept. 171 1 

., Margaret, and John Seton 1 Sept. 1565 

.. Margaret, and Alexander Swinton, gentleman's servant 7 Oct. 1783 

,. Patrick, and Agnes Davidsone, ane of Edinburgh m. 6 Jan. 1646 

.. Robert, staymaker and Jean M'intosh, daughter of the 

deceased William M'intosh 19 Nov. 1787 

., Robert, junior, mason, and Janet Steel, daughter of David 

Steel, baker in Fisherrow 24 Aug. 1798 

„ William, pianoforte maker, and Margarate March, daughter of 

Thomas March, brewer 24 June 1795 

Nish (Nishie;, Alexander, gentleman's servant, and Isabel Bland, 

daughter of Charles Bland 10 Jan. 1790 

,. Jean, laufull daughter to Alexander Nish, coachmaker, and 

Alexander Miller, glasier 15 Feb. 1729 

Nitt, William, soldier in the Shrope Shire Malitia, and Elizabeth 

Anley, daughter of John Anley, labourer in England 30 Jan. 1799 

Niven, Archibald, baker, and Isobe! Coutts, daughter of John Coutts, 

residenter in Edinburgh 10 April 1800 

„ Janet, daughter to the deceased James Neven, weaver, and 

David Millroy, stocking maker 31 Aug. 1781 

„ Janet, daughter to William Neven, weaver at Sclatfoord, and 

Charles Walker, mason Nov. 1784 

„ Margaret, and Johne Adamsone, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. Johne Hog, minister p. 17 Aug., m. Tuysday, 9 Sept. 1651 
., (Niving), Margaret, and Thomas Jonstoun, curriour, mar. by 

Mr. Patrick Hepburne p. 22 May, m. Tuysday, 2 Aug. 1670 

., Margaret, daughter to Thomas Niven, indueller, and John 

Philp, servitor to the Laird of Troup 27 Dec. 1746 

,, Robert, journeyman cordner, and Margaret Bissett, servant to 

Mr. Morris 11 May 1754 

Noble, Ann. daughter of John Noble, labourer, and Robert Scott, 

cabinetmaker 11 Mar. 1791 

., Archibald, gentleman's servant, and Jean Dickson, daughter of 

William Dickson, labourer in Portsburgh 12 Nov. 1794 



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Noble, Elizabeth, daughter of Noble, labourer, and Joseph 

Stesey, soldier in the Cinque Port Regiment 26 Feb. 1798 

„ James, sklaiter, and Helen Plenderleith, daughter to umquhile 

James Plenderleith, smith in the paroch of Skirling 5 Dec. 1704 

„ John, and Jonet Watsone m. 2 July 1646 

„ Patrick, sailler in South Leith, and Cathatene Blair, mar. in the 
kirk of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 17 Nov., m. Tuysday, 17 Dec. 1677 
.. William, schoolmaster, and Janet Ramsay, daughter to Robert 

Ramsay, residenter in Edinburgh 26 Oct. 1771 

,, William, servant, and Mary Harkiss, daughter of David 

Harkiss, smith in Kingston 19 Nov. 1795 

Norrie (Norie), Christian, and George Mitchell, mar. be Mr. James 

Kid, minister p. 8, m. Tuysday, 24 Nov. 1 663 

„ Helen, daughter of William Norrie, smith here, and William 

Burrel, soldier in the 63rd Regiment 16 Feb. 1798 

,, John, soldier, and Jean Nisbitt Sabbath, 8 Mar. 1674 

,, John, cabinetmaker, and Margrat Grant, daughter of the 

deceased John Grant 7 April 1789 

„ Margaret, and John Schewing, tailor in Edinburgh, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 6 June, m. Tuysday, 20 July 1658 
., Mary, daughter to James Norrie, farmer in the parish of Saline, 

and Robert Wilson, journeyman printer 20 Sept. 1766 

., William, merchant, and Janet Aitken, daughter to Thomas 

Aitken, wright in Kirkwall in Orkny 1 1 April 1766 

Norris, John, soldier in Col. Grant's Volunteers, and Mary Scott, 

daughter of George Scott, servant in Edinburgh 31 March 1794 

„ Margaret, daughter of George Norries, shoemaker in Edin- 
burgh, and Thomas Timms, mariner in the Morton Ship of 
Warr 4 April 1800 

Norval, Catherine, servitrix to Mr. James Brisbine, W.S., Edinburgh, 

and William Haitly, servitour to John Mairschall, baxter 17 Mar. 1705 
Notem, Ann, widow of Walter Scott, cowfeeder, and John Bruce, 

cowfeeder 14 Jan. 1788 

Notman, Agnes, daughter to the deceased Alexander Notman, 

gardner, and Walter Scott, labourer 27 June 1766 

„ David, dark to Mr. William Millar, seed marchant, and Sarrah 

Wilson, daughter of Thomas Wilson, tide waiter 1 Oct. 1788 

,, Jean, daughter of John Noteman, residenter in Tranent, and 

William Paterson, coachmaker 28 Mar. 1796 

,, John, cabinetmaker, and Grizel Tod, daughter of John Tod, 

labourer 12 Nov. 1798 

,. (Noteman), Katherine, daughter of William Noteman, and 
William Whyte, mason, both residenters in Canongate, 
gave up their names to be proclaimed for marriage 20 July 1790 

„ William, carrier in Tranent, and Janet Forrest 12 May 1744 

Nun, Simone, and Katherine Johnston 26 Feb. 1567 

Oback, Edward, and Barbara Peirs p. Sabbath, 23 Dec. 1667 

O'Connerher, James, souldier in the Foot Guairds, and Isobell 
Gibsone, daughter lawfull to Andrew Gibsone, bonnet 
maker p. 9, m. 30 Aug. 1698 

Ochart, John, and Jean Campbell p. 14> m. 16 July 1689 

Ochiltrie, Arthur, and Catharin Shaw, both servants to David Smith, 

Taxksman of the King's Park 5 June 1731 

„ Elizabeth (Elspeth), and William Hamiltoun, wright in 

Dalmeny 23 Nov. 1725 

Ochterlonie (Achterlonie), Alexander, shoemaker, and Hellen Brown, 

daughter of the deceased James Brown 18 May 179; 



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Oconocher, Helen, (laughter of James Oconochar, mariner in 

Barrowstouness, and John Burnet, wright 16 Nov. 1798 

O'Connor, Ambrose, and Christian M'Inray, daughter of John 

.Minray, farmer in Athol 22 Feb. 1799 

Odiberd, Lewis, sailor, and Elis. Campbell, daughter to the deceast 

Colin Campbell, late ship master in Pitinweem t Nov. 1740 

Ogg, Charlotte, daughter of the deceased James Ogg, marchant in 

Edinburgh, and William Haldan, marchantt 8 Dec. 17S9 

„ James, baker, and Kaithrine Deas, daughter of William Deas 

30 Oct. 1790 
„ Janet, daughter of Daniel Ogg, merchant in Caithneis, and 

James Miller, smith 11 Sept. 1795 

Ogil, Allan, wright in Canongate, and Agnes Hamilton, daughter to 

the deceased James Hamilton, fermer in Millholm in the 

parish of Stenhouse 29 Oct. 1757 

Ogile, Ann, daughter to Allan Ogile, writer in Lanrik, and Maurice 

Crafurd, copersmith 12 Mar. 1757 

Ogilvie (Ogilvy), Alexander, tailor, and Ann Turnbull, daughter to 

the deceased Mr. Turnbull, schoolmaster in Hawick 27 Sept. 175S 

„ Alexander, merchant, and Margaret Dow, daughter to the 

deceased James Dow of Bandick 21 Feb. 1766 

„ Alexander, tailor, and Christian Steell, daughter to the 

deceased Robert Steel, weaver in Umatt 20 May 1780 

., Andrew, maltman, and Jeane Moffet, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. I, m. Tuysday, 31 Aug. 1658 
„ Ann, daughter of William Ogilvie, mariner, and Robert 

Robertson, soldier in Capt. CampbeTs Independent 

Company 9 April 1793 

„ Anna, daughter to the deceast James Ogilvie of Logie, and 

Thomas Sharp, wigmaker, laufull son to James Sharp, 

merchand in Edinburgh 10 Mar. 1722 

.. Miss Anna, daughter to the deceased Mr. John Ogilvie, late 

minister of the Gospell at Inverwick, now resideing in the 

College Kirk parish, Edinburgh, and Douga! M'Laurin, 

painter 21 May 1766 

„ David, bookbinder, and Jean Glen 20 May 1763 

,, Elizabeth (Elspeth), and Thomas Nicoll, tailor, burgess in 

Dundie, mar. in our Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John 

Hog p. 25 July, m. Fryday, 13 Aug. 1652 

„ (Elspeth) Elizabeth, ane of Edinburgh, and Thomas Keid, 

tailor mar. in Edinburgh Fryday, 21 Sept. 1649 

„ Lady Elizabeth, daughter to the Earl of Seafeild, and Charles, 

Lord Maitland i5julyl7lo 

,, Helen, daughter of the late Ogilvie, residenter in Hading- 

ton, and Henry Turnbul, gardener 17 Sept. 179S 

„ James, in the parish of Collessie, and Elisabeth Elliot 15 Mar. 1735 

,, James, examiner of Excise, and Isabella Ogstone, daughter to 

John Ogstone, merchant in Frazersburgh 14 July 1759 

, James, mariner, and Ann Yelton, daughter of Thomas Velton, 

mariner in Kincardine 21 Aug. 1795 

„ Deacon James, shoemaker, and Helen M'intosh, widow of John 

Storrie, qwill dresser in Leith Wynd 21 May 1782 

„ James, sailer, and Helen Lee att Linkhouse, near Dunbar 8 Sept. 1792 
„ Janet, daughter of Alexander Ogilby, and Robert Gavin, 

gardner 20 Aug. 17S9 

„ Janet, and Thomas Donaldson, weaver 3 May 1796 

„ Jeane, and Mylcs Polwart, Englishman, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog p. 26 June, m. Fryday, 22 July 1653 
„ Jean, daughter to James Ogilvie, merchant in Thurso, and 

Daniel Sutherland, journeyman wright 4 July 1761 



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Ogilvie (Ogilvy), Jean, daughter of Thomas Ogilvie, carpenter, and 

John Paton, tailor 15 Aug. 1798 

„ Jean, daughter of Robert Ogilvie, brewer in the parish of 

Ceres, and John Forrester, shoemaker 6 Aug. 1799 

John, and Helen Lynton mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Margaret, daughter to Alexander Ogilvy, glover in Edinburgh, 

and John Campbell, teacher of English 8 June 1776 

Mary, daughter of Alexander Ogilvie, servant, and David 

Webster, gentleman's servant 21 Dec. 1794 

Mary, daughter of Thomas Ogilvie, carpenter, and George 

M'Kain, tailor 15 Aug. 1798 

Thomas, journeyman cordner, and Mary Smith, daughter to Al. 

Smith, late Deacon of the Cordners 21 Nov. 1747 

William, and Margaret Sandelands Sabbath, 19 Dec. 1669 

Willielmina, daughter to the deceast John Ogilvy, merchant in 
Edinburgh, and Robert Macmillan, son to Thomas 
Macmillan, merchant 16 Jan. 1756 

Ogle, John, wright and present Convener of the Trades, and Mary 

Strachan, daughter to Robert Strachan of Kincaim 22 Feb. 1752 

Ogstone (Ogstoun), Andrew, soldier in the Castle of Edinburgh, and 
Jonet Sands, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. 
James Kid, minister p. 7 Dec, m. Tuysday, 13 Jan. 1663 

„ Christina, and Thomas Mercer m. 22 Jan. 1688 

„ Isabella, daughter to John Ogstone, merchant in Frazersburgh, 

and James Ogilvie, examiner of Excise 14 July 1759 

„ Rachael, and Frederick Hamiltoun, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister Fryday, 9 July 1669 

O'Hara, Bernard, soldier in the 53rd Regment, and Christian 
Campbell, daughter of Alexander Campbell in the parish of 
Lochbroom 28 Feb. 1791 

„ Margaret, daughter of George Harra, labourer, and Richard 

Rynd 26 Oct. 1791 

,, See also Harra. 
Oliphant, Agnes, servant to the Earle of Findlater, and John 

Johnstone, farmer in Dudingstone 14 Oct. 1707 

„ Anna, ane of Edinburgh, and Williame Walker, litster, mar. in 

Edinburgh Thursday, 8 Nov. 1649 

„ Charles, indueller, and Mary Ramsay, servitrix to the Lady 

Craigdarroch 16 Aug. 1723 

„ Christina, servant to the Countess of Murray, and William 

M'Nair, servant to the Justice Clerk 1 Feb. 1708 

„ Grizel, daughter to the deceased John Oliphant, dyer in Perth, 
and James Lawson, weaver, son to George Lawson, weaver 

17 Feb. 1770 
„ James, barber and wigmaker, and Iso Falconer 17 Aug. 1754 

„ James, tailor, and Alison Watt, daughter of the deceased 

James Watt, farmer in Musselburgh 2 Oct. 1787 

,, Janet, from Forgandenny, and Robert Campbell, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog, betwixt six and 
seven in the morning p. 16 May, m. Wednesday, 16 June 1652 

,. Janet, indueller, and William Hamiltone, residenter 16 Feb. 1712 

,, Jean, in the paroch of St. Cuthbert's, and John Adamson 

Sabbath, 28 July 1672 
„ Mr. John, and Margaret Porterfeild, mar. by Mr. Patrick 

Hepburne, minister p. Sabbath 5, m. 9 Sept. 1669 

„ Katherine, widow of Adamson, sometime wright in South 

Leith, and Thomas Moft'ot, officer of Excise iS Oct. 1766 

,, Mr. Lowrance, advocat, and Eupheme Goldman 

m. Munday, 16 Nov. 1646 
„ Lawrence, of Drymmie, ane of the parochin of Forfar, and 

Jeane Hart, mar. at Sanct Cuthbertis Kirk 4 Mav 1648 



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Oliphant, Mary (Polly), daughter of the deceased William Oliphant, 

and John Chalmers, brass fownder 10 Feb. 1791 

Nicollas, and Thomas Denholme m. 7 April 1646 

Robert, hatmaker, and Anaple Aird, daughter to James Aird 

of Brakenhill in the parish of Tarboultoun 8 Nov. 1 7 16 

Robert, mariner, and Janet White, daughter of John White, 

carter in upper Quarryholes 1 Jan. 179S 

William, and Isobell Winster, mar. in the Church of Haly- 

roodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 5, m. Tuysday, 21 Mar. 1 67 1 
Olive, Benjamin, soldier 35th Regimentt, and Helen M'farlane, 

daughter of Andrew M'farlane, Inverness 1 4 July 1790 

Benjamin, soldier in the 58th Regment, and Rachell Hunter, 

daughter of the deceased William Hunter, porter 8 June 1786 

Oliver, Agnes, daughter of Alexander Olliver, cutler, and William 

Stephan, founder 13 Oct. 1792 

Elizabeth, dochter lawfull to the deceast George Olipher, 
portioner of West Fentoun, and James Ralstoun, barber 
and burges 9 June 1693 

George, shoemaker, and Norma Smith, daughter of James 

Smith, weaver in Dirlton 10 Oct. 1792 

John, soldier in the Shropshire Regiment, and Margaret 
Speren, daughter of James Speren, labourer in Monkton 
Hall 26 May 1798 

Joseph, gardner, and Janet Somervail, daughter of John 

Somervail, shoemaker 26 Dec. 1789 

Katherine, daughter of Thomas Oliver, labourer in Fife shire, 

and John Gray, soldier in the Royal Clanalpin Regiment 15 April 1799 
Oman, Ann, daughter to the deceased John Oman, sometime shoe- 
maker in Selkirk, and Thomas Cuthbertson, land labourer 

15 April 1769 
„ Helen, daughter to Thomas Oman, sailor, and David Young, 

shoemaker 16 Oct. 1 787 

„ John, upholsterer, and Elizabeth Gray, daughter of Andrew 

Gray, hair merchant in Edinburgh 19 Jan. 1798 

O'May, Duncan, journeyman taylor, and Margaret Levie, daughter 

to John Levie, farmer in the parish of Whaton in Cathness 5 Dec. 1761 
Omen, Martha, servitrix to Robert Bruce, goldsmith in Edinburgh, 

and Robert Armit, wright, burges p. 27 Aug., m. 18 Sept. 1706 

Oram, James, servant, and Ann Whitlaw, daughter of Walter 

Whitlaw, farmer at Crophouse 7 Feb. 1797 

Orchard, James, and Helen Cromertie p. 19 Oct., m. 25 Nov. 1690 

Ord, Barbara, and Arthour Somervell, mar. in the Church of Haly- 
roodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 5 Nov., m. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 167 1 
„ James, tailler, and Catharen Pillans, mar. by Mr. James Kid, 

minister p. 30 Oct., m. Tuysday, 15 Nov. 1670 

„ Janet, and Robert Hardie, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. James Nairne, minister Tuysday, 29 Jan. 1661 

„ Margaret, indueller, and Michael Ronald, servant to Robert 

Arnott, lorimer in Edinburgh 14 Nov. 1707 

„ Thomas, merchant, and Marie Leishman, parochiners in Edin- 
burgh, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James 
Nairne, minister Tuysday, 10 Dec. 1661 

Orkney, Thomas, and Maries Corpper (Cropper) mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Orme, Alexander, printer, and Barbra .M itch ill, daughter of James 

M it. lull, vintnar in Kilmarnock 27 June 1785 

Ormiston, Elizabeth (Betse), and James Hedsun (Henderson) 20 Jan. 15^.5 

„ Janet, and James Stenson 5 Oct. 1567 

„ Katherine, daughter of John Ormiston, weaver in the Castle of 

Edinburgh, and George Chapman, soldier in the Marines ; 

witness, John Duiniss 1 May 1800 



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Ormiston, .Margaret, and Johne Patersone, liamerman, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 26 Oct., m. Fryday, 19 Dec. 1651 
,, Margaret, and George Kyle, dagmaker, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 28 April, m. Tnysday, 25 June 1661 
„ William, and Jonet Boyd in Edinburgh 

p. 20 Dec. 1668, mar. at Edinburgh 5 Jan. 1669 
Orphoot, Margaret, and John Whitwoad, Inglishman, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, 
minister Tuysday, 1 1 Dec. 1660 

Orr, Ann, and Dougall Ferguson, labourer 25 Jan. 1755 

„ David, carpenter, and Elizabeth Thomson, daughter of George 

Thomson, tailor in North Berwick 6 Aug. 1799 

Janet, and Androw Man 24 Mar. 1565 

James, sailer, and Elizabeth Collins, daughter of William 

Collins, tailor in St. Cuthbert's parish 3 April 1794 

Janet, and Robert Hardie Sabbath, 16 Dec. 1660 

Janet, relict of the deceast Willi, 1111 Murray, wryttar in Edin- 
burgh, and William Ore, corporall in the Castle of Edin- 
burgh 26 Nov. 1692 
Janet, daughter of James Orr, labourer in Carnwath, and 

William Hastie, plughman 6 Aug. 1798 

Margaret, and Alexander Gordon, whilvvright lS Nov. 1690 

Margaret, and Jaffray Galloway, cordiner, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 14 May, m. Tuysday, 13 June 1665 
William, corporall in the Castle of Edinburgh, and Jonet Ore, 
relict of the deceast William Murray, writer in Edinbuigh 

"26 Nov. 1692 
rrock, Andrew, cutler, and Euph. Merrilees, daughter to Jo. 

Merrilees, smith in Canongate 3 April 1733 

Elizabeth, residenter in Dumbar, and Henry Stewart, soldier 
in Colonel Dundas's Regiment ; witness, James Reston, 
soldier 31 Mar. 1795 

Elizabeth, daughter of James Orrock, residenter in Leslie, and 

William Russell, weaver 
Giles, and David Red 
Isabella, and James Seht (Seth) 
Janet, and John Fisher, Seton Park 
Janet, and Walter Shill, whillwright, mai 

Met tting-house 
John, and Bessie Lybcar 
John, wright, and Lavisa Hunter, mar. 

Meetting House 
John, shipmaster in Kinghorn, and Jean Walker 
John, hairdresser, and Julet Chalmers, daughter of Thomas 

Chalmers, collier in Balbirnie 19 Sept. 1799 

Margaret, and Robert Booge, cutler 26 Nov. 1743 

Margaret, daughter of James Orrock, residenter in Leith, and 

John Flockhard, watchmaker in Edinburgh 14 Nov. 1797 

Marie, and David Cochrane, ane of the parochin of Libertoun, 
mar. in our Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Jon Hoge, minister 

Fryday, 6 July 1649 
Mary, and John Hamylton 9 Sept. 1565 

Matthew, wright, binges and fiieman, and Agnes Duncan 

p. 21 Oct., m. 16 Nov. 1693 
William, liamerman, bulges and frieman, and Elizabeth Kellie, 
relict of the deceast James Thomson, hamerman, burges 
and fiieman p. 13 May, m. 13 June 1693 



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Orrock, William, wright, and Margaret Mosman, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. Ja. Kid p. 7 June, m. Fryday, 3 July 1663 

.. William, and Sophia Moutrie were privately mar. by the Dean 

of Edinburgh 27 April 1686 

Orsmly, Edward, soldier in General Williams' Regiament, and 

Elisabeth Spiller 20 May 17:7 

Ortok, John, and Marioun Gilry 1567 

Osburn, Archibald, and Helen Andersone m. 19 Mar. 1691 

Samuel, journeyman shoemaker, and Ann Cranstone 17 July 1762 

Osier, William, servant to John Gibson, wright, and Jean Ilalibin tone, 
daughter to the deceast John Haliburton in St. Andrewes 

17 Dec. 1717 

Ossan(Osub), Janet, and Lytsar 20 Aug. 1567 

Oswald, Agnes, daughter ot Robert Oswald, and David Law, wright 

11 July 1797 
.. Ann, daughter to John Oswald in Kinrosse, and John Irland, 

serjant in the 21st Regment 27 May 1782 

., Ann, daughter of Ebenezer Oswald, weaver in Leith, and 

William Bennet, corkcutter 9 July 1798 

.. Baird, daughter to the deceased John Oswald, late residenter 

in Edinburgh, and Mathew Ker, tailor 3 April 1772 

,, James, cordener, and Isobel Hutchesone, daughter to Mairtine 

Hutchesone, cordener p. 16 Aug., m. 24 Sept. 1701 

„ James Townsend, of Dunikeer, Esq., and Miss Jessie Gray, 

daughter to the deceased Alexander Gray of Overskibo 30 Sept. 1769 
,, Janet, and William Logan mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, John, labourer, and Margrat Lesslie, daughter of Robert 

Lesslie, labourer in Walton in the parish of Burntisland 29 Mar. 1790 
Marion, daughter of Robert Oswald, labourer in Lambert, and 

Robert Wilson, cabinetmaker S Mar. 1799 

.. Thomas, and Mary Levenworth, relict of the deceased Robert 

Tod, Musselburgh 27 April 1786 

Ovens, James, in the parish of Trannent, and Jeane Hill, mar. in 
the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Huteheson, 
minister p. iS Mai., in. Fryday, 20 April 1660 

Ozet, George, in the parosh of St. Cuthbert's, and Jonet Ramage, 

mar. in the Church of Holiroodhouse Tuesday, 17 Feb. 1674 

Pagan, James, and Mary Melvill m. 5 May 1688 

,, William, of the Island of Dominica, and Miss Kaithren Hart, 

daughter of the deceased John Hart 16 Aug. 1791 

Page, Ann, daughter of Thomas Page, tailor, and Agar Hall, 

servant to Sir Nathaniel Dunkinfeild 30 Sept. 1796 

.. (Padge), James, weaver, and Elisabeth Bonnar, daughter to 

Alexander Bonnar, weaver in Dumfarmling 28 April 17S4 

Sebastian ( Paige, Bastien), and Christen Loge, mar. in the 

Quene's Hous circa 20 Aug. 1 567 

„ William, weaver in Edinburgh, and Ann Spence, daughter of 

John Spence, labourer 9 April 1794 

Paine, Henry, servant, and Jean Ireland, daughter of the late James 

Ireland, mariner in Leith 27 Mar. 179S 

Paisley, John, harbour, and Helen Burne, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 22 July, m. Tuysday, 7 Aug. 1666 
Pallister, Mary, daughter of John Pallister, inhabitant in Cocker- 

toun, England, and Mr. George Allan, writer 15 Dec. 1795 

Palmer, Helen, daughter ol 1 In deceased William Palmer in Leith, 
ami John Risk, soldiei in the 24th Regiment quartered in 
the Castle of Edinburgh 3 Mar. 1785 

.. John, mariner, and Isobella Gray, daughter of John Gray, 

mariner in Leith 30 Dec. 1799 

„ Thomas, in North Leith, and Margaret Ranken Sabbath, 21 Sept. 1662 



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Panton, James, residenter in Canongate, and Christian Walker, 
daughter to the deceast George Walker, farmer in parish of 
Ellon 8 June 1725 

„ James, soldier in the 44th Regment, and Ann Webster, 

daughter of William Webster, labourer 25 July 1787 

,, Jean, daughter of John Panton, baxter, and James Stewart, 

marchant 15 Feb. 1785 

„ Manny, and Collin Thomson, shoemaker 15 July 1783 

„ William, schoolmasterat Dumbarton, and Chris. Flint, daughter 

to Mr. Flint of Muirhall 7 June 1748 

„ William, haberdasher, and Allison Hall, daughter of the 

deceased John Hall, smith in Roxburgh 7 Nov. 1789 

Paris, Agnes, and William Murray, writer, mar. within the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 9 Aug., m. Fryday, 11 Sept. 1663 
.. (Peirris), Janet, and Thomas Donaldson 20 May 1565 

Parish, James, and Margaret Houstone, both servants to James 

Paterson, brewer in the Abbey of Holyroodhouse 19 Nov. 1709 

Park, Agnes, relict of George Buchanan, and Alexander Nickolson, 

brewer 12 Aug. 1 77 1 

„ Charles, tailor, and Janet Bannerman 9 Sept. 1727 

,, Elizabeth, relict of James Lauder, gardner to the Duke of 
Queensbeny, and William Butcher, gardner to the Earl of 
Kinnoul, in the parish of Aberdalgie 28 Sept. 1714 

,. George, mason, and Mary Frasser, daughter of John Frasser, 

mason 15 ^ Ia Y >79? 

„ Helen, and John Freser mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„ {or Jack, Jak), and Janet Spence mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„ John, and Jonet Broune 23 Dec. 1645 

,, John, and Isabella Henderson (Sanderson) 10 July 1565 

„ John, and Isbell Sandersun mar. in or about 20 Aug'. 1567 

,, John, cordner, and Margaret Jameson, relict of Robert 

Gardner, cordner, bulges 21 Oct. 1727 

„ John, cobler, and Ann Dickson, relict of William Gray, cordner 

9 Oct. 174" 
„ Robert, corporal in the 28th light Dragoons, and Jean Dods, 

daughter of James Dods, farmer in Catchbum 23 Oct. 1800 

,. William, stabeler, and Jonet Kirk, mar. by Mr. Thomas Wilkie 

p. 9, m. 27 Dec. 1688 
„ William, stabeler, and Jonet Sinclar, mar. in the Canongate 

Meetting house p. 20 July, m. 4 Sept. 1690 

Parker, Isabella, and James Patersone m. 20 Jan. 1646 

,, Jean, daughter to the deceast John Parker, plummer in Had- 
dington, and Robert Sinclair, stocking weaver 21 Aug. 1774 
,, William, soldier in 26th Regiment, and Jean Wilson, daughter 

of Wilson, residenter in Edinburgh ; witness, Peter 

Robertson 28 Oct. 1799 

Parkinson, Ann, and Richard Young 2 Aug. 1782 

Parsons, John, painter, and Ann Allan, daughter of John Allan, 

painter 28 Jan. 1789 

Pasquali, Mr. Nicolas, musick master, and Mrs. Margaret Simpson, 
daughter to the deceased John Simpson, procurator fiscal in 
Canongate 7 April 1753 

Pate, Agnes, daughter of John Pate, gardener at Momingside, and 

James Carstairs, mariner 16 Nov. 1799 

„ Euphemia, and John Jameson, serjeant in the 90th Regiment 

23 Dec. 1797 
Paterson (Patersone), Agnes, in Edinburgh, and Alexander Provand 

Sabbath, 15 Oct. 1654 



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Paterson (Patersone) Agnes, in the paroch of Kirklistoun, and John 

Hamiltoun, younger of Grainge, in the paroch of West 

Calder, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James 
Nairne, minister Fryday, 2 Mar. 1660 

„ Agnes, daughter laufull to John Patersone, burges, and James 

Doorward, sairjant in ye Foot Gauirds p. 20 Dec. 1700, m. 7 Jan. 1701 
„ Agnes, daughter of Patersone, farmer at Athelstonfoord, 

and Bartholoma Maria Sancias, servant in the Palace of 

Holyroodhouse 14 Nov. 1796 

,. Alexander, bonnet maker, and Issoble Douglas 5 Dec. 1645 

„ Alexander, cook, and Margaret Richardsone p. 26 Jan., m, 14 Feb. 1696 
„ Alexander, weaver, and Mary Cochran, residenler 5 Dec. 1730 

„ Alexander, journeyman weaver, and Christian Taylor, relict of 

the deceased John Mitchell, glassgrinder in Loudon 3 April 1772 

,, Alexander, weaver, and Christian Bruce 9 July 1773 

,, Alexander, soldier in the 32nd Regiment, and Kathrine 

Henderson, daughter to Francis Henderson, pentioner 8 Nov. 1775 
„ Alexander, weaver, and Janet Anderson, daughter of Robert 

Anderson, porter in Prestonpanns 11 Nov. 1795 

,, Alexander, carpenter, and Jannet Drummond, daughter of 

John Drummond, wright in Borroustouness 12 Jan. 1796 

,, Alison, and John Nimok m. 16 June 1646 

„ Ann, and Robert Dods of Muir Cleugh 15 Feb. 1752 

,, Ann, daughter of James Paterson, labourer, and Andrew 

Gardner, watchcase maker 22 Dec. 1789 

, Ann, daughter of Alexander Paterson, mason in Edinburgh, and 

Thomas Cockerston, soldier in the istRegimentofFencibIes22 Feb. 1800 
,. Archibald, lademan, and Margrat Alison, daughter of James 

Alison, chairman 11 July 1793 

„ Barbara, and Robert Whyt, mason, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne 

p. 9 Jan., m. Tuysday, 1 Feb. 1670 
„ Catherine, daughter to the deceast James Paterson, brewer, 

burges of Edinburgh, and David Dunlope, goldsmith, burges 

6 June 1702 
„ Catherine, and Thomas Gray, freeman tailor 20 May 1753 

„ Catherine, daughter of the deceased John Paterson, shoemaker, 

and William Reid, printer 26 Feb. 1788 

„ Charles, journeyman weaver, and Iso Crawfurd 11 Mar. 1748 

,, Charles, journeyman weaver, and Christian More 9 Aug. 1755 

„ Charles, sailor, and Elizabeth Kirkland, daughter to George 

Kirkland, hatter 8 July 1781 

., Christina, daughter to the deceast Robert Paterson, merchant 

in Linlithgow, and Robert Mennans, baxter in Edinburgh 21 Mar. 1719 
,, Christina, daughter of George Patterson, labourer, and Alex- 
ander Cowan, smith 7 July 1792 
,. David, wright, and Margaret Blair, daughter of Robert Blair, 

shoemaker 8 Oct. 1788 

,. Elias, mariner, and Elizabeth Bell, daughter of James Bell, 

wright in Leith Mills 26 Nov. 1800 

,. Elizabeth, and William Cooke 20 May 1565 

., Elizabeth in Edinburgh, and Adam Lauson 

p. 23 April, mar. at Edinburgh 15 June 1665 
„ Elizabeth, and Robert Brounton, mar. by Mr. Thomas Wilkie 

p. 20 Oct., m. 28 Nov. 16S9 
„ Elizabeth in West Calder, and Robert Erskine Sabbath, 18 May 1656 

„ Elizabeth, and James Skougall, writer, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 28 Sept., m. Thursday, 13 Nov. 1662 
,, Elizabeth, and George Ramsay, staymaker 3 Mar. 1751 

„ Elizabeth, and William Hay, smith 14 Nov. 1791 



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Paterson (Patersone), Elizabeth, daughter of Paterson, weaver, 

and Adam Stevenson, soldier in the 3rd Regiment of 
Dragoons 13 April 1795 

„ Euphemia, daughter of John Paterson, labourer at Dudingston, 

and James Crombie, baker 11 Sept. 1794 

„ Euphemia, daughter of Andrew Paterson, gardener at Dumbar, 

and James Robertson, cooper ; witness, John Sinclair 31 Mar. 179; 
„ Francis, labourer, and Janet Finlayson, daughter of the de- 
ceased William Finlayson in the 'parish of Latheron, shire 

of Caithness 19 Jan. 1787 

„ Gilbert, indueller, and Christian Dicksone, relict of ye deceast 

John Muir, late sairjant in Argyll's regiment 29 July 1701 

„ George, tailor, and Elizabeth Ridpeth m. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 1648 

„ George, waggoner, and Elizabeth Reynoldson, daughter of 

William Ryther Reynoldson of Yorkshire 2 June 1794 

,, Gilbert, and Janet Thomson m. 10 Aug. 16S6 

,, Gilbert, weaver, and Barbara Hcrriot 14 .Mar. 1773 

„ Helen, daughter of Alexander Patterson, carter, and William 

Mairtin, shoemaker 22 Nov. 1784 

,, Henrietta, and John Bain, journeyman harniss maker 2 Dec. 1769 

,, Hugh, mason, and Jean Reid, daughter of John Reid, grieve 

to Sir Archibald Hope 21 Dec. 1796 

., Isabella, and William Allison, harness maker 7 April 1744 

,, Isabella, widow of William Alison, harniss maker in Canongate, 

and John Russell, weaver 11 Oct. 1760 

,, Isabell, daughter of Robertson Paterson, farmer in the parish of 

Latheron in the county of Caithneis, and Angus Sutherland, 

labourer 31 July 1792 

„ James, cordiner, and Elizabeth Bryson in the paroch of Inner- 

esk, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick 

Hepburne, minister p. 29 Oct., m. Fryday, 17 Nov. 1665 

.. James, and Issoble Parker m. 20 Jan. 1646 

,, James, cordiner, and Margaret Gow, servant to John Rae, 

u ritter in Edinburgh 20 Oct. 171 1 

,, James, staymaker, and Janet Paterson 24 June 1739 

,, James, gentleman's servant, and Christian Sandilands, daughter 

of the deceased James Sandilands 19 June 1788 

.. James, master of ship, Port Glasgow, and Miss Jean Brown 10 Jan. 1792 
,, James, mariner, and Janet Hosack, daughter of Thomas 

Hosack, late mariner in Cromertie 16 Nov. 1799 

,, Janet, and James Forrester m. 15 Dec. 1645 

„ Janet, relict of the deceast John Irving in the Grayfriers parish 

of Edinburgh, and Thomas Creightoun, servant to John 

Heart, Wright 22 Feb. 1720 

.. Janet, and Robert Bready, soldier in the Welsh Fuzileers 21 Oct. 1749 
., Janet, daughter to the deceased William Paterson, late 

merchant in Edinburgh, and John Watson, brewer's 

servant 26 May 1750 

,, Janet, resident in Edinburgh, and James Paterson, staymaker 

24 June 1739 
.. Janet, widow ol John Watson, sometime brewer's servant, and 

Archibald Russell, weaver 19 Feb. 1761 

„ Janet, daughter to Andrew Paterson, indweller, and David 

Twcedie, indweller 5 Mar. 1763 

„ Janet, indweller, and John Muir, uright 6 Oct. 1768 

„ Janet, daughter of Archibald Paterson, manufacturer in 

Glasgow, and David Yair, marchant 25 Oct. 1797 

,, Jean, widow of Peter Annan, sometime labourer in the parish 

of Ormistoun, and William Scott, journeyman weaver 13 July 1765 
„ Jean, daughter of James Patterson, labourer, and William 

Stewart, shoemaker 28 Jan. 17S4 



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Paterson (Patersone), Jean, daughter of Andrew Paterson, gardener 

in Uumbar, and John Robertson, tin plate worker 7 Dec. 1798 

,, John, and Bessie Liddell, married in Dunbar 1567 

„ John, hammerman, and Margaret Ormestoun, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 26 Oct. m. Fryday, 19 Dec. 1651 
,. John, cordiner, and Marie Gray, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous by Mr John Paterson, minister at the 'lion Kirk of 

Edinburgh p. 24 Oct., ra. Thursday, 25 Nov. 1669 

.. John, in this Congregation, and Isobell Straton in Edinburgh, 

mar. within the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, 

minister p. 27 Mar., in. Fryday, 29 April 1659 

., John, in North Leith, and Jean Slush 

p. 14 Aug., mar. at North Leith, 8 Sept. 1670 
„ John, servant to the Earl of Murray, and Margaret Craufurd, 

servant to Colin M'Kenzie, goldsmith in Edinburgh 21 Oct. 1707 

„ John, harnishmaker, and Margaret Halden, servitrix to James 

Brotherstains, late conveener of the Trades 22 May 1722 

., John, coachmaker, and Barbra Smith, daughter of Robert 

Smith 30 Dec. 1785 

., John, wright, residenter, and Euphan Law, daughter of James 

Law, wright in Drem ; witness, Andrew Paterson 4 April 1795 

., John, mason, and Margaret Lawson, daughter of Mr. William 

Lawson, shurgeon in Leith I Aug. 1798 

., Livingston, and James Mackie, labourer 20 May 1781 

.. Margaret, in Edinburgh, and George Hay Sabbath, 30 Oct. 1653 

,. Margaret, and James Cargi 1 1 26 Jan. 1690 

,. Margaret, and Patrick Gray, brewar, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 17 Sept., m. Tuysday, 10 Oct. 1671 
„ Margaret, and John Stevinsone, barbour, mar. in the Kirk of 

Cannongatebe Mr. George Leslie p. 7 May, m. Tuysday, 27 June 1654 
.. Margaret, ane of Edinburgh, and Jon Willsone, mar. at Edin- 
burgh 25 Jan. 164S 
.. Margaret, relict of the deceast Mr. James Stewart, schoolmaster 

at Prestonhall, and Daniel Nasmith, sadler 4 July 1709 

,, Margaret, and Mungo M'Onst, journeyman tailor 23 Aug. 1745 

„ Margaret, and John Blown 6 Dec. 1745 

„ Margaret, daughter to the deceased Hugh Paterson, weaver of 

the parish of Ceres, and Henry Jamison, journeyman wright 

20 Dec. 1773 
„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased James Paterson, labourer, 

and Thomas Rillie. stockingmaker 12 July 17S6 

,, Margaret, daughter of John Patterson, labourer, and Robert 

Johnston, tailor in Dunbar 2 Jan. 1792 

,, Margaret, daughter of John Paterson, wright at Eymouth, and 

Peter Hendry, tinnsmith 28 Nov. 1795 

„ Margaret, daughter of James Paterson, tailor, and Thomas 

Main, gardener in the Abbey 23 Feb. 1796 

.. Marie, and James Crookshanks, weaver in Tranent, mar. be 

Mr. James Kid, minister p. 12 April, m. Tuesday, 18 June 1672 

,. Marion, indueller, ami Alexander Thomson, servant to the 

Laile of Leven 4 July 1727 

„ Marion, in the parish of the West Kirk, and William Willson, 

servant to Mr. Knox, tacksman, in the Kings Park iS July 1755 

„ Mary, daughter laufull to George Patersone, late fermerer in 
Wright Houss, and William Frazer, saidler, burges and 
freeman p. 17 July, m. 12 Aug. 1697 

„ Mary, daughter to Paterson, merchant in Glasgow, and 

William Lauder 19 April 1766 

„ Mary, and Alexander Campbell, sawer 26 Dec. 1776 



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Paterson (Patersone), Mary, daughter of William Paterson, farmer 
in the parish of Fordyce, and Robert Simpson, plasterer 

20 Oct. 1786 
„ Robert, merchand burges of Edinburgh, and Anna Drummond, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hut- 
chesone, minister p. 28 Nov., m. Satterday, 12 Feb. 1659 

Robert, and Marjory Crukshank 20 Aug. 1 567 

Robert, chirurgiane, and Issoble Grahame m. Thursday, 30 Nov. 1648 

Robert, cordiner, bulges and frieman, and Jonet Allasone, 
servitrix to James Maiijorybanks, merchant bulges of Edin- 
burgh 12 May 1694 

Robert, cloathier, and Agnes Potter, daughter to Robert 

Potter, skipper in Leven in the paroch of Scoonie 31 Aug. 1705 

Robert, writer in Edinburgh, and Mary Wallace, mar. by Mr 

Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 17 Mar., m. Tuysdav, 2 April 1667 

Robert, baxter, and Christian Coventrie, daughter to Thomas 

Coventrie, masone in the parish of Weymss 18 May 1 7 1 7 

Robert, stockingmaker, and Jean M'Farlan, daughter of the 

deceased Daniel M'Farlan, labourer 27 April 1786 

Robert, wright, residenter, and Mary Malcom, daughter of 
Richard Malcom, labourer ; witness, Chas. Dobie, sawer, 

18 June 1793 

Sarah, residenter, in the Abbey, and Thomas Hogart, baxter, 3 Feb. 1738 

Thomas, and Isobell Goldman Sabbath, 6 Nov. 1670 

Thomas, cordiner, and Jeane Jamesone, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 14 May, m. Tuysday, 18 July 1665 

Thomas, sledder, in the parochin of South Leith, and Marion 
Hardie, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. George 
Leslie p. 5. m. Tuysday, 21 Feb. 1654 

Thomas, and Barbara Smith, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. Alexander Hutcheson p. 12 May, m. Fryday, 7 June 1661 

Thomas, tailor, and Helen Whyte 10 Sept. 1782 

Walter, joiner, and Ann Whitlaw, daughter of James Whytlaw, 

labourer in Bathgate 20 Mar. 1788 

Wardrope, gentleman's servant, and Ann Hunter, daughter of 

Hewgh Hunter 1 June 1789 

Mr. William, one of the regents of the Colledge of Edinburgh, 
and Alice Hamilton, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 
by Mr. John Paterson, one of the ministers of Edinburgh 

Thursday, 28 Jan. 1669 

William, and Beggis Cuthbartson 1567 

William, bookbinder, and Alisone Straittoun, mar. be Mr. 

George Leslie, minister p. 14 May, m. Thursday, 8 June 1654 

Mr. William, and Isobell Murray, mar. in the Church of Haly- 
roodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 5 July, m. Thursday, 13 Aug. 1668 

William, stavmaker, and Margaret Daw (Dow), residenter in 

Edinburgh 21 July 1744 

William, and Janet Whitlaw, daughter to Thomas Whitlaw, 

farmer in Thurso 17 Oct. 1760 

William, journeyman smith, and Grizal Rutherfurd, daughter 

to the deceased Rutherfurd, smith in Wester Wymes 21 May 1762 

William, coachmaker, and Helen Maither, daughter to the 

deceased John Maither, mason 1 May 1780 

William, blacksmith, and Ann Sempill, daughter of the deceased 

James Campbell, gardner 15 Oct. 1789 

William, mason residenter, and Agnes Forrest, daughter of 

James Forrest in Blackburn 26 May 1794 

William, coachmaker, and Jean Noteman, daughter of John 

Noteman, residenter in Tranent 28 Mar. 1796 



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Paterson Patersone), William, soldier in the loth Regiment of North 

British Malitia, and Mary Tithope, daughter of Robert 

Tithope, late gardener in New bigging 2 Feb. 1799 

Patience, Alexander, residenter, and Magdelen Angus, daughter of 

John Angus, smith 17 May 1797 

Paton, Archibald, watchmaker, and Catharin Hall, daughter to 

Thomas Hall, smith 16 June 1733 

,, Catherine, and James Thomsone, mason, mar. in the Kirk of 

Cannongate be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 17 Aug, m. Thursday, 25 Sept. 1656 
Charles, and Jonat Watson 10 Dec. 1564 

Miss Christina, daughter of William Paton, merchant in Aber- 
deen, and David Dickson, painter in Edinburgh 1 Feb. iSco 
David, tailor, and Marion Kid, laufull daughter to David Kid, 

weaver in Dysart 19 May 1725 

Elizabeth, daughter to John Paton. gardner in the parish of 

Blackfoord, and James Keldock, tailor 17 Nov. 1722 

Grissell, and Anthoney Meike, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Tuesday, 27 Oct. 1674 

Helen, and Alexander Stevenson, nailer 30 April 1779 

James, and Susanna Broun m. Tuysday, 8 June 1647 

James, goldsmith in that part of the Potterrow belonging to this 

parish, and Magdalane Aitken, daughter to the deceased 

George Aitken, smith in Edinburgh 7 July 1767 

Janet, and James Lyon, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr George Leslie p. 17 June, m. Tuysday, 10 July 1655 

Jean, and George Lyell in South Leith Sabbath, 10 June 1666 

Jeane, from Fetteresso, and Andro Watsone m. Tuysday, 27 July 1647 
Jean, daughter to the deceased James Paton, baxter in Air, and 

John Tofts, heel maker 5 Jan. 1728 

Jean, daughter to James Paton, flaxdresser, and John Foord, 

late soldier in the 56th Regiment 21 Nov. 1761 

Jean, daughter of William Paton, farmer, and Robert Dalrumple, 

gentleman's servant 30 May 1794 

John, weaver, and Margaret Barclay, indweller 

p. 17 Oct., m. 12 Nov. 1693 
John, weaver in Pawls Work, and Anna Wood, servant to John 

Armour in the Abbayhill 10 Nov. 1713 

John, weaver, and Janet Bowy, relict of James Gordon, brasier 

5 July 1729 
John, black smith, and Margarate Steedman, daughter of John 

Steedman, weaver in Kincairn 11 Jan. 1798 

John, tailor, and Jean Ogilvie, daughter of Thomas Ogilvie, 

carpenter 15 Aug. 1798 

Lillias, and Robert Campbell, watchmaker 8 Nov. 1778 

Marioun, attending my Lady Stewart, and Alexander Watsone, 

merchant in Edinburgh 6 Aug. 1698 

Margaret, and John Paxtoun in Perth, mar. in the Church of 

Holiroodhouse Monday, 9 Mar. 1674 

Mary, daughter of Daniel Paton, smith in Calton, and John 

Ainslie, wright, residenter 23 May 1796 

Philip, book binder, and Margrate M'Dairmand, daughter of 

Norman M'Dairmand, out pensioner in Edinburgh 26 Sept. 1796 

Robert, tailor, burges, and Elizabeth Campbell, servant to 

William Manderstone, merchand in, Edinburgh 13 Nov. 1708 

Robert, tailor, and Janet Boyd, relick of the deceast Archibald 

Dasson, mason in Moultrissiehill 10 June 1710 

Thomas, and Janet Watson mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

William, servitour to his Grace the Duke of Queensberrie, 

and Jonet Moir, servitrix to Mr. John Johnstoun, merchant 

in Edinburgh 16 May 1696 



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Pattish, Mary, daughter to the deceast Patrick Patish, residenter, 
and John Forrester, servant to James Merstone, cordiner 

18 June 1718 
Pattison, John, gentleman's servant to Lady Betty Enstruther, and 
Isobell Deans, daughter of Alexander Deans, ship master in 
Berwick upon Tweed 19 Nov. 1795 

Patton, Ann, indweller, and Andrew Moir, white iron smith 15 Sept. 1770 

Patullo (Pitillo), Alexander, tailor, and Kaithren Brown, daughter to 

the deceased John Brown in Glasgow 9 Nov. 1782 

Paul. Andrew, gentleman's servant, and Isobell Chalmers, daughter 

of John Chalmers, weaver in Stirling 18 May 1784 

.. Elizabeth, and Charles Alexander, gentleman's servant 22 May 1756 

,, John, combmaker, and Janet Allan, daughter of Thomas Allan, 

gardener 5 Mar. 1799 

.. .Margaret, daughter to John Paull, labourer, and Thomas 

Chisholm, chapman 12 Nov. 1776 

Margaret, daughter of John Paul, fresher in Keltie, and Daniel 

Calder, silk dyer 27 Sept. 1796 

Paulet, Charles, soldier in the Castle of Edinburgh, and Flora 
Murray, residenter, and daughter of John Murray, gentle- 
man's servant ; witness, Peter Johnston, soldier in the Castle 

26 June 1793 
Pauline, Isabella, seivitrix to James Hamilton, clerk of the Canonn- 
gate, and Patrick Clerk, servitour to David Whyte, wright, 
bulges 27 July 1697 

Paxton, Alison, daughter to John Paxton, and William Low, gardner 

16 May 1782 
„ Francis, and Janet Gunn, daughter of Geoige Gunn 19 May 1790 

„ John, in Perth, and Margaret Patoun, mar. in the Church of 

Holiroodhouse .Monday, 9 Mar. 1674 

Payne, John, Englishman, and Jeane Blackwood, mar. within the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 19 May, m. Tuysday, 2 July 1661 
Peacock, Andrew, butcher, and Elizabeth Bennet, daughter of Robert 

Bennet, glazier in Kirkcaldy 9 Nov. 1784 

Helen, daughter of the deceased Robert Peacock, farmer in 

Nether Liberton, and William Robertson, sawer 26 Mar. 1788 

John, and Elizabeth Miller, servants to Her Grace the Duchess 

ofHamiltoun 6 Nov. 1695 

John, Serjeant in the North York Malitia. and Herriot Stoddart, 

daughter of Archibald Stoddart, wright in Dunce 25 Sept. 1799 

John, mariner, in the parish of Tilyallan, and Jessie M'Lea, 

daughter of John M'Lea, factor at Kilbegie 31 July 1800 

Rachel, daughter of Thomas Peacock, late vintner in New- 

haven, and Mr. George Williamson, messinger 20 Dec. 1797 

Robert, mason, and Isobel Downs, daughter of Gilbert Downs, 

carter 24 Nov. 1794 

Thomas, painter, and Marion Swinton, daughter to William 

Swinton, wright 25 July 177S 

Walter, indweller in Hadington, and Margaret Fairholm, 
daughter of lames Fairholm, mason in Jean feild, East 
Lothian 22 April 1799 

Pears, Catherine, daughter to Nicolas Pears, candle maker in 
Dundolck in Irland, and Francis Aitken, son to Mr. 
Aitken, school master in Glasgow, mar. irregularly 16 
April by Mr. Paterson rec. 25 April 1741 

Pearse, Magdalene, daughter of the deceased John Pearse, and 

John Lauson, coachwright 8 April 17S8 

Pearson, Catherine, and James Cochran, hammerman, mar. in the 
Kirk of Holyroodhous. by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 24 Nov. 1667 m. Fryday, 10 Jan. 166S 



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Pearson, David, and Agnes Ramsay 20 Aug. 1 567 

„ David, weaver, and Janet Gaylor, daughter of the deceased 

David Gaylor 29 Mar. 1786 

„ David, tailor, and Caithrine Seed, relict of the deceased John 

Hutchison, peuturier 30 Nov. 1786 

„ Eliza, and Alexander Christian, gentleman's servant 1 April 1778 

Elizabeth, and Andrew Smith, tailor, mar. by Dr. Lothian, 

minister of Canongate p. 7, m. 9 June 1780 

Janet, daughter of the deceased James Pearson, and James 

Somervail, weaver 19 June 1790 

Janet, daughter of Peter Pearson, labourer in the parish of 
Laswade, and James Rae, servant ; witness, David Adam 

26 Oct. 1799 
John, litster, and Dorathie Hunter, mar. be Mr. Jon Hog 

Fryday, 17 May 1650 
John, soldier in the Bridalbin Fencibles, and Mary Henderson, 
daughter of George Henderson, tailor in Prestonpanns 

m. 6 June 1799 
Leonard, weaver, and Ann Knight, daughter of William 

Knight, residenter in Edinburgh 14 Jan. 1800. 

Lydia, and John Storie, gentleman's servant 23 April 1774 

William, and Elen Rowes 20 Aug. 1567 

Peaston (Peastown), Agnes, and John Thomson, tailor, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 22 May, m. Fryday, 17 June 1664 
., (Piston), James, tailor, and Elizabeth Hyslop, daughter to 

the deceased Charles Hyslop, tailor, burges 6 Sept. 1726 

., Mary, daughter of David Peaston, labourer in Gilmerton, 
in the parish of Gilmerton, and William Murray, gentle- 
man's servant 25 Jan. 1796 
,. William, late of the 3rd Regiment of Guards, and Jean Lawson, 

12 Jan. 1750 
Peasty, Margaret, widow of William Kilgower, and Alexander 

Mitchell, journeyman shoemaker 1 Jan. 1763 

Peat, Alexander, soldier in the 6th Dragoon Guards, and Margaret 

Gillian, daughter of Hugh Gillian, taylor I July 1796 

.. Ann, daughter of William Peat, farmer, and John Hume, Officer 

in the Army 27 Nov. 1797 

Charles, tailor, and Agnes Eason 26 Feb. 1762 

Christina, daughter of William Peat, late farmer in Inverkeith- 

ing, and John Yeitch, cabinet maker 8 Oct. 1798 

John, merchant, and Chris. Fisher 6 June 175 1 

John, shoemaker, and Janet Sinclair, daughter of George 

Sinclair, labourer in West Kirk Parish 6 Sept. 1798 

John, carter, and Margaret Kerr, daughter of Andrew Kerr, 

stabler in Edinburgh 14 Mar. 1800 

Katherine, daughter of James Peat, wright in Musselburgh, and 

Martin Clark, wright 6 Feb. 1800 

Peddie (Pedic), James, sairjant-major in Colonel George M'Gill, 
his regiment, and Jonet Vans, relict of the deceased 
John Young, vintener in the Abbey of I lolyroodhouse 

p. 13 June, m. 24 July 1696 
„ Janet, daughter of James Pedie, residenter in Air, and Francis 

M'Kay, hair dresser 15 Jan. iSoo 

Peden, James, wright in the Abbey, and Helen Russell, daughter 
to Robert Russell, weaver, binges of Edinburgh 

p. 19 July, in. 19 Aug. 1701 
Pedder, James, cobler, and Jonet Sinclare, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog, minister 

p. 14 Sept., m. Fryday, 3 Oct. 1651 



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Pedison, Rorie, and Eupham Gullen, mar. in the Church of Holi- 

roodhouse Tuesday, 16 June 1674 

„ Roderick, cordiner, and Janet Whyte, daughter to the deceased 

John Whyte, ship carpenter in Burntisland II July '7°9 

Peebles, Charles, coachmaker, and Cornelias Ranken 2 Feb. 1786 

, James, weaver, and Margaret Monro, daughter of the late 

Monro, labourer in Cromerty 1 5 July '800 

„ Margaret, in Edinburgh, and Robert Watsone Sabbath, 22 Nov. 1657 

', William, cook, and Jonet Hall, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous be Mr George Leslie p. 26 June, m. Tuysday, 6 Sept. 1653 

Peek, Thomas, soldier in the 39th Regiment, and Janet Spink, 

daughter of the deceased John Spink, labourer 1 May 1788 

Peirce, Mary, and John Baillie 21 July 1744 

Peiris, lanet, and John Campbell, from Neumills m. Thursday, 29 April 1647 

, (Peirris), Janet, and Thomas Uonaldsune mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„' fPerris), Janet, and James Makgill, in the parochin of 

Forgane in Fyff, mar. be Mr Geoige Leslie 

p. 2, m. Tuysday, 18 July 1654 
Marie, in the Cannongate, and Harie Cheap in Edinburgh, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr James Kid, 
m i n i ster p. 10, in. Thursday, 28 May 1663 

' „ Marie, and John Lindsay, merchant, mar. in our Kirk of 

Halyroodhous Thursday, 16 Dec. 1647 

Peirs, Barbara, and Edward Oback Sabbath, 23 Dec. 1667 

Pelfray (Pelfary), Joseph, vintnar, and Isabell Hog, daughter of 

George Hog, wright 2 3 Aug. 1785 

Pemburgh, Henry, sailor, and Catherine M'donald, daughter of the 

deceased John M'donald . 1 N° v - '785 

Pender, Isabella, daughter of Mr. Thomas Pender, writer in Edin- 
burgh, and Andrew Handiside, merchant in Edinburgh 25 Sept. 1799 
Pendreigh (Pendreech), Andrew, labourer, and Christian Low, 

daughter of Robert Low, mason in Kirkalday 7 Dec 1790 

„ (Pandreich), Barbara, and Andrew Couper m. 8 July 1688 

Katherine, daughter of James Pendnck, labourer in Mussel- 
burgh, and James Grahame, coachdriver 17 May 1799 
Penman, Elizabeth, and Matthew Wederburne, wobster 

m. Tuysday, 27 Oct. 1646 
Helen, and Donald Sutherland, soldier in the 25th Regment 

24 June 17S2 
„ Henry, mason, and Janet Vertie, daughter of James Vertie. inn- 

keeper in North Gellie 12 J" ne '798 

„ John, labourer, and Christian Duncan, daughter of Robert 

Duncan, labourer in Pincaithland 28 July 1798 

, Margaret, servitrix to my Lord Drummore at North Berwick, 

and James Foord, baxter 28 Oct. 1727 

Penn John, brewer, binges, and Jean Fleeming, daughter to William 

Fleeming, brewer in Craigend, gave up their names 1 1 Oct. 1729 

Penny (Penny ), George, cordner in Potterrow, and Isa Sutherland 24 Jan. 1756 
Geoige, shoemaker in Potterrow, and Isobell Coventry, 
daughter to the deceased William Coventry, sometime 
shoemaker 18 Jan. 1768 

„ James, and Marjorie Enor, in Edinburgh 

3 p. 10, mar. at Edinburgh 28 Nov. 1667 

, lanet, in Potterrow, and Hendry Gibson there iS June 1736 

, Jean, and John Wilsun . 13 July 1566 

„ Jean, daughter of John Penney, farmer at Baberton, parish of 

Currie, and James Binning, sadler 5 Sept. 1797 

Thomas, brewer's servant, and Helen Horsburgh, daughter 

of Joseph Horsburgh, wright in North Berwick 6 Mar. 1800 

Pennycoat, Thomas, soldier in the 25th Regiment, and Learmonth 

Spence, daughter to the deceased Robert Spence 28 June 1780 



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Pennycook, James, shoemaker, and Kaithren Hurrie, daughter of 

Gilbert Hurrie, cooper in Peterhead 28 Dec. 1791 

„ James, merchant in Brechin, and Ann Anderson 7 Oct. 1799 

„ Katherine, daughter to James Pennycook, wright, and John 

Hogg, labourer 9 Nov. 1791 

„ Marion, daughter of Thomas Pennycook, farmer in the parish 

of Pennycook, and William Pringle, shoemaker 27 April 1799 

„ Robert, journeyman coach maker, and Isobell White 23 May 1767 

Penson, Elizabeth, daughter of John Penson, and John Hopkins, 

soldier in the Pembrockshire Light Dragoons 9 Sept. 1797 

Penstoun, John, servant to James Malloch, baxter in Canongate, and 

Jean Alexander, servant to Mrs Ore, brewer there 20 May 1709 

Pentherer, Anna, daughter to Christopher Pentherer, burges of 

Edinburgh, and Robert M'Knaught, tailor 24 Mar. 1716 

Pentland, James, coachdriver, and Christian Henderson, daughter 

to Henderson, sometime officer of Excise 29 July 1769 

,, James, coachmasler, and Deborah Mitchell, daughter of the 

deceased John Mitchell, merchant in Burntisland 27 April 1791 

„ Jean, daughter of John Pentland, mason in Edinburgh, and 

William Shepherd, shoemaker 13 Feb. 1800 

„ Mary, daughter to the deceased John Pentland, coachman, and 

John Neutoun, gentleman's servant 15 April 1769 

Pernie, Janet, in the parish of Orwall, and Andrew Clark, journeyman 

tailor 9 Oct. 1762 

Perrilaw, Theophilus, and Elizabeth Gray, mar. in the Church of 

Holnoodhouse Fryday, 19 Jan. 1675 

Perring, Margaret, and William Elder, mar. be Mr. George Leslie, 

minister Tuysday, 5 Jan. 1647 

Peter, Agnes, and George Rose, cordiner, mar. by Mr. Patrick 

Hepburne, minister p. 5 May, m. II June 1672 

„ Blanche, and John Sutherland ' m. 21 Mar. 1686 

„ James, one of the paroch of Dudingstoun, and Margaret Millar, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhouse by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, 
minister p. 3 May, m. Tuysday, 9 June 1668 

,, Janet, and Sir Johne Ballentyne 14 Jan. 1564 

Peterkin, Isabella, daughter of James Peterkin, farmer in the shire 
of Baniff, and Edward Hallaway, soldier in the Shropshire 
Malitia 18 Mar. 1799 

Petrie, Charles, and Margaret Ramsay, servant to William Oliphant, 

d\ester 20 May 1718 

,, David, journeyman tailor, and Mary Syme 16 Nov. 1751 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Petrie, clothier, and Andrew Izatt, 

hatmaker 30 April 1790 

,, George, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Conquergood 10 Dec. 1777 

„ George, weaker in the Abbay, and Christian Moffatt, daughter 

of John Moffatt, tailor, in the parish of Penycook 19 Aug. 1785 

,, Helen, daughter to the deceast William Petrie, farmer in the 

parish of Brae Murray, and Alexander M'Cane, tailor 16 May 1710 
„ Helen, daughter to Andrew Petrie, labourer, and John Philip, 

journeyman tailor 23 June 

„ James, upholsterer, and Helen Anderson, daughter of John 

Anderson, tailor 22 Nov. 1793 

„ Janet, daughter of John Petrie, labourer, and John Sked, 

shoemaker 1 Oct. 1791 

„ Jean, servitrix to John Rae, hereter, and Robert Tarie, tailor 

23 Oct. 1719 
„ John, engraver in Edinburgh, and Miss Mary Smith, daughter 

of Robert Smith, writer in Edinburgh 17 Feb. 1796 

Marjorie, and Robert Weems, journeyman weaver 2 Nov. 1764 

.. Mary, and William Harvie, labourer 28 July 1776 

,, William, shoemaker in the Abbay, and Marion Ritchie 26 Feb. \~Vo 



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Petrie, William, ga'rdner in Comley Garden, and Elizabeth Smith, 

daughter of William Smith, residenter in Edinburgh 22 July 1793 

Pettigrew, Alexander, merchant, and Janet Beatson 6 Feb. 1748 

,, Christina, daughter of William Petigrew, sailor in Borrou- 

stouness, and Arthur Adams, gentleman's servant 22 Nov. 1800 

„ Euphemia, daughter of Robert Petigrew, weaver in Kirkliston, 

and Thomas Henderson, soapmaker 26 June 1798 

„ Janet, servant to Captain Benjamin Barton, and Charles 

Gardner, gardiner 1 Aug. 1713 

,, John, candlemaker, and Allison Smith, daughter to John Smith 

27 Dec. 1784 
„ Margaret, and George Hellder, mar. be Mr. James Nairne, 

minister at the Kirk of Halyroodhous p. 5, m. Tuysday, 28 July 1657 
Petty, George, soldier in the North York Malitia, and Helen Frazer, 

daughter of Thomas Frazer, tailor in Edinburgh 24 July 1799 

„ Jean, daughter of the late Henry Petty of Lindbank, and James 

White, medical practitioner 28 Nov. 1799 

„ Joseph, servant to William Nisbet, Esq. of Dirlton, and Jean 

Currie 19 May 1794 

Pew, William, baker, and Helen Dundas, daughter to James Dundas, 

baker in Edinburgh 17 Oct. 1766 

,, William, baker, and Helen Gray, daughter to the deceased 

Gray, sometime farmer 11 April 1768 

Philip, Alexander, baker, and Jean Alexander, daughter of Hugh 

Alexander, millwright in Prestonpans 26 Feb. 1798 

.. (Philp), Andrew, vintiner, and Mrs. Salmond, indweller 27 June 1763 

,, Ann, daughter of Robert Philip, farmer in Crail, Fifeshire, and 

Arthur Taylor, ship carpenter 18 Feb. 1800 

„ (Philp), Christina, and John Adamsone, fynster in the West 

Kirk parochin, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. 

Alexander Hutchesone, minister p. 24 Oct., m. Tuysday, 7 Dec. 1658 
„ David, carter, and Johanna Hay, daughter of James Hay, 

labourer 9 Nov. 1793 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of Henry Philp, weaver in Dunfermline, 

and Edward Douglas, herring curer 31 Jan. 1797 

„ Janet, daughter of John Philip, residenter in Elgan, and 

Archibald Savage, tailor 27 April 1795 

,. Jean, daughter of Robert Philip, farmer in Crail, and David 

Anderson, brewer's servant 19 Mar. 1799 

,, (Philp), John, servitor to the Laird of Troup, and Margaret 

Niven, daughter to Thomas Niven, indweller 27 Dec. 1746 

,, (Philp), John, journeyman tailor, and Helen Petrie, daughter 

to Andrew Petrie, labourer 23 June 1772 

,, (Philp), Katherine, daughter of Robert Philp, sailor in Dysert, 

and Thomas Gray, soldier in the marines 10 July 1799 

,, (Fillip), Katherine, daughter of David Fillip, smith in the 

parish of Largo, and William Whyte, slater 27 June 1800 

,, Margaret, daughter to Henry Philp, farmer in the parish of 

Dunfermline, and George Clark, servant to Archibald 

Douglas of Cavers 17 Jan. 1719 

„ Margaret, daughter of William Philp, and Robert Ferrier, 

wright 13 Jan. 1787 

„ Margaret, daughter of James Philip, residenter in Edinburgh, 

and David M'lntosh, upholsterer 10 Feb. 1798 

„ William, smith, residenter, and Jean Ramsay, daughter of 

James Ramsay, labourer in Portsburgh 9 Sept. 1796 

„ Sarah, servant to James Ross, brewar in the Abbay of Holy- 

roodhouse, and William Horseburgh, cowfeeder 7 April 171 1 

Philips, Helen, daughter of Hugh Philips, miller in Canonmills, and 

George M'Farlane, mariner on board the ship Recovery 

31 July 1797 






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Philips, Hendrey, soldier in the 25th Regiment, and Isabell Morem, 

daughter to Andrew Morim, labourer 14 Feb. 1781 

„ Margaret, daughter of William Philips, farmer in East Oard, 

parish of Tweedmouth, and William Johnston, Dyer 16 June 1800 

Philster, John, labbourer, and Margaret M'Ky, daughter of Alex- 
ander M'Ky, labourer 6 Feb. 1792 
Phin, John, mason, and Alison Knox, daughter of Archibald Knox, 

labourer 4 May 1786 

,, Margaret, daughter of Phinn, waulker in Edinburgh, and 

Peter Campble, coppersmith 8 Oct. 1795 

„ Margaret, and Charles Marley, Inglisman, mar. in the Kirk of 
the Cannongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 14 Oct., 111. Fiyday, 3 Dec. 1652 
,, Margaret, daughter of James Phinn, cabinetmaker tn Edinburgh, 

and William Mann, wireworker 9 Nov. 1799 

Pickart, Archibald, mariner, and Mary Tap, daughter of the late 

William Tap, mariner 18 Jan. 1799 

Picken, James, gentleman's servant, and Jean Blood 5 Sept. 1766 

„ James, labourer, and Margrate Yowng, daughter of Andrew 

Vowng, labourer 6 April 1786 

„ Jeane, and John Mershell, bonetmaker, mar. in the Kirk of 
Cannongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. iS Nov. 1655, m. Tuysday, 22 Jan. 1656 
., Margaret, ane of Edinburgh, and William Stevinsone 

mar. at Edinburgh, 12 Nov. 1646 
Pierson, Jean, daughter of William Peirson, farmer in the parish of 

Musselburgh, and James Young, baker 31 July 1798 

Pig-got, James, merchant, and Rebeccah Henderson 11 Nov. 1777 

Piggott, John, shoemaker, and Ann Watt, daughter of the deceased 

John Watt, painter 8 Oct. 17SS 

Pillans, Catherine, and James Ord, tailor, mar. by Mr. James Kid, 

minister, at Halyroodhous p. 30 Oct., m. Tuysday, 15 Nov. 1670 

„ Elizabeth, indweller, and Christopher Stivens, soldier in the 

Royal Fuzeeliers, now lying in the Castle of Edinburgh 30 April 1767 

„ Martha, daughter to the deceased Pillens, sometime 

sadler in Abbayhill, and Robert Robertson, candlemaker in 
Edinburgh 12 Oct. 1764 

Pilmer, Ann, and Archibald Hunter, wiight 29 Dec. 1780 

Pinet, Daniel, and Cecilia Hay 31 Oct. 1689 

Pinkerton, Janet, and James Merston, wiight 6 Oct. 1741 

Piper, Elizabeth, and Tho. Ronalds, serjant in General Collier's 

Regiment in Holland 23 Jan. 1748 

„ John, hairdresser, and Mairion Kerr, daughter of the late 

Thomas Kerr, tailor in Edinburgh 3 Mar. 1800 

„ See also Pyper. 
Pirgs, Thomas, soldier in the Shropeshire Militia, and Mary Hay, 

daughter of Peter Hay, shoemaker in Edinburgh 14 Jan. 1799 

Pirie, David, painter, and IsoliL-lla Wylie, daughter of John Wylie, 

hairdresser in Kirkcaldy 30 Dec. 1799 

„ Elizabeth, and Robert Croll, journeyman shoemaker 5 Nov. 1772 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Lewtennant Peerie, and Hairy Inness, 

marriner 28 Sept. 1788 

„ Helen, daughter of William Peirie, tailor in Whitehills, Banff- 
shire, and Alexander Baxter, gentleman's servant ; witness, 
John Byris, stockingmaker 1 June 1793 

,, (Peirie), Isabella, daughter of the late John Peirie, and Walter 

Robertson, servant 18 Jan. 1797 

„ Jean, indueller, and James Maul, weaver 16 Sept. 1710 

,, John, and Agnes Braidfoott, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Tuesday 24 No\ [674 



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Pirie (Peirrie), John, ane of the paroch of Sanquhar, and Jonet 
Hamiltoun, mar. in the Church of Holiroodhouse be Mr. 
Patrick Hepburne, minister p. 22 Dec. 1672, m. Tuesday, 28 Jan. 1673 
,, John, gardner, and Kaithren Turnbull, daughter of Alexander 

Turnbull, gardner 13 Dec. 178S 

„ Samuel, corporall in the 58th Regment, and Hellen Young, 

daughter to John Young, carter 15 Nov. 1776 

,, Susan, daughter of John Pirrie, gardner, and Peter Fergusson, 

laubourer 25 April 1792 

Pirmie, William, mason, one of the present magistrates of Cannon- 
gate, and Christian Hepburn, daughter of the deceased 
Franciss Hepburn of Nineraw 20 Nov. 17S3 

Piscatory, Agnes, daughter to Mr. Leonard Piscatory, musicianer in 

Edinburgh, and John Mackintosch, barber 24 Jan. 1767 

Pitbladda, James, and Margaret Cranstoun m. 24 July 16S7 

Pitcairn, Abigail, and Laurence Man, cordiner 2 May 1727 

„ Abigail, and William Brownlee 2 Feb. 1734 

„ Agnes, daughter of John Pitcairn, weaver, and Der Johnston 

Briton, limner 29 Oct. 1796 

„ Agnes, daughter of John Pitcairn, weaver in Canongate, and 

David Wilson, smith (this marriage misgave) 11 Mar. 1800 

,, Agnes, daughter of John Pitcairn, weaver, and William Russell, 

tinnsmith u Mar. 1800 

„ (Pitcairne), Catherine, and William Robertson, servitor to John, 
Earle of Rothes, His Majestie's Commissioner for Scotland, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, 
minister p. 8 Oct., m. Wednesday, 8 Nov. 1665 

,, Catherine, residenter, and Mr. John Beaton, collector at 

Perth 4 Oct. 1735 

„ Isabella, and William Whyte, weaver 9 Oct. 1771 

„ Patrick, of Pitthoure, and Helen Braidfoot, relict of John 

Meinzies of Herperfeild 7 Feb. 1702 

Pitcaithlie, David, in South Leith, and Helene Johnstoun, mar. in 
the Church of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid minister 

p. 4 Sept.,m. Tuysday, 11 Oct. 1670 
Pitcaithly, Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Pitcaithly, 

barber in Perth, and John Alexander, watchmaker 16 Aug. 1790 

Pitchet, Richard, soldier in Harrison's Regiament, and Iso. Hamilton 

18 Feb. 1733 
Pitricken, Ann, and John Dick, weaver 27 Oct. 1769 

,, William, merchant, and Elisabeth Green, daughter to William 

Green, weaver 20 April 1776 

Pitt, Alison, daughter of Robert Pitt, tailor in Dalkeith, and George 

Whitsunday, wright 19 Oct. 1799 

Pittillo, Margaret, servitrix to Captaine John Skeen of Halyairds, and 
George Robertsone, tailor in the Potterrow 

p. 10 Aug., m. 3 Sept. 1697 
Pittit, James, soldier in General Bland's Company Independent, in 

the Castle of Edinburgh, and Margaret Duar 10 Nov. 1753 

Plaine, Elizabeth, in Pencaitland, and John Kemp Sabbath, 27 July 1656 

Platon, James, soldier in the Northfolk fencibles, and Jean Lamb 

2 Oct. 1798 
Plenderleith, Crawford, glass cutter, and Mary Goskirk, daughter of 

William Goskirk, porter in Leith 14 Feb. 1S00 

„ Helen, daughter to umquhile James Plenderleith, smith in the 
paroch of Skirling, and James Noble, sklaiter in this paroch 

5 Dec. 1704 
„ James, labourer, and Helen Moad, daughter of Robert Moad, 

weaver in Week, Caithneis 1 April 1797 

„ John, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Lakie, daughter to John Lakie, 

porter 5 Aug. 17S1 



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Plenderleith, William, couper, and Jean Grieve, relict of ye deceased 

James Syme, couper 1 i Nov. 17 10 

Ploughman, Ann, daughter of Magnus Ploughman, labourer in Edin- 
burgh, and Lawrence Hendry, soldier in the Royal Clanalpin 
fencibles 24 Sept. 1798 

Plummer, Janet, and Alexander Wilsone, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone 

p. 8 Jan., m. Fryday 24 Feb. 1660 
Pollock (Pollok), Agnes, and William Wright, tailor 8 Feb. 1782 

„ Agnes, daughter of James Pollock, smith, and John Johnston, 

smith 19 April 1788 

„ Ann, daughter of the deceased James Pollock, and James Key, 

wright 14 Nov. 1786 

„ Hugh, and Christian Reid, mar. by Mr. John Bell 

p. 9, m. 25 June 1689 
,, Hugh, baker, and Elizabeth M'Murdocli, daughter of George 

Lewis M'Murdoch at Fairnelie 3 Nov. 1798 

,, James, brass founder, and Mene Rae, daughter of the deceast 

James Rae, Sollicitor at Law in Edinburgh 16 Nov. 1796 

„ Janet, and Andro Breiff, sailor in South Leith, mar. in the Kirk 
of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 30 Sept., m. Tuysday, 18 Dec. 1666 
,, Janet, relict of the deceased Therop, plasterer, and David 

Bissett, watter bearer 3 Sept. 1776 

,, Jean, and Samuel Taylor. This day ownd their irregular 
marriage, were to remove out the parish ; poor andcould not 
pay any mulct 10 July 1754 

„ John, servant to Mrs. Ogilvie in Potterraw, and Christian 

Allan, servant to Robert Wallace, W.S. 10 Nov. 17 13 

.. John, stocking maker, and Elisabeth Lindsay, daughter of 

James Lindsay, flaxdresser 2 Feb. 1791 

.. Margaret, and Ninian Seatoun in Pencaitland, mar. by Mr 

James Kid p. 19 Nov., m. Tuysday, 19 Dec. 1671 

,, Margaret, and Robert Steel], coper smith 20 June 1782 

,, Margaret, widow of the deceased James Watt, marchant in 

Edinburgh, and David Cramb, glover 19 Oct. 17S5 

„ Mary, and James Dewar, tailor 3 July 1780 

„ Rossie, daughter of John Pollock, gardner in Carnwath, and 

James Badon, engineer in West S.ilton 27 April 1795 

., Thomas, weaver, and Ann Izet, daughter to Edward Izet, 

wright in the parish of Inverwick 9 Nov. 1764 

,, William, indweller, and Margaret Borthwick 2 May 1732 

Poison, Charles, and Christian Jackson m. 19 June 1690 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Poison, farmer in Kildonin, 

shire of Sutherland, and David Ross, confectioner 21 Nov. 179S 

,, James, soldier in the 17th Regiment, now lying in the Castle of 
Edinburgh, and Mary Horseburgh, daughter to John 
Horseburgh, shoemaker 3 Feb. 1772 

Polwarth, Elizabeth, in Edinburgh, and Adame Bcnnct 

Sabbath, 7 Nov. 1658 
„ Margaret, and John Mane, p. 5, mar. at Edinburgh m. 23 Oct. 1651 

„ Myles, Inglishman, and Jeane Ogilvie, mar. in the Kirk 
of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog 

p. 26 June, m. Fryday, 22 July 1653 
Pommilla, Elizabeth, daughter of the deceast John Pommilla, farmer, 
and Mr. Richard Richardson, merchant in the parish of 
Richton 15 Oct. 1794 

Ponton, Mr. Walter, minister of the gospell, and Mis. Isabell 
Robertson, daughter to the deceased Alexander Robertson, 
portioner in N'ungate of Haddingtown 9 April 1761 



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Pook, Janet, and Williame Hutchesone, bonnetmaker, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Hog 

p. 7 Mar., m. Fryday, 2 April 1652 
„ Margaret, ane of Edinburgh, and John Quhyt, culteller, niar. 
in our Kirk of Halyroodhouse be Mr. George Leslie, 
minister Fryday, 30 Nov. 1649 

„ Janet, ane of Edinburgh, and Williame Hamiltoun 

m. Thursday, 12 Aug. 1647 
Poole (Poull), Janet, servitrix to Mr. John Murray, advocate, and 
Robert Steven, souldier in the Castle of Edinburgh 

p, 13 Nov., m. 2 Dec. 1697 
,, Robert, harbor, and Margaret Rattray m. Tuysday, 7 Dec. 1647 

Popham, Marie, and Richard Milnes, in the paroch of South Leith 

Sabbath, 21 July 1672 
Poringer, Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased Peter Poringer, and 

George Smith, nailer 28 Oct. 1788 

,, Janet, daughter^of John Poringer, farmer in Orkny, and John 

Sherer, sailor 14 June 1798 

Porris, Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Pones, labourer, and James 

Hart, labourer 19 Oct. 1796 

Porteous, Agnes, in Edinburgh, and Andro French 

Sabbath, 30 May 1658 
„ Alexander, indueller in Dudingstoun, and Elizabeth Wauch, 
servitrix to David Smith, taxsman of the King's Park 

4 July 1724 
„ Alexander, hatmaker, and Elizabeth Falconer, daughter of 

John Falconer, furrier 7 Jan. 1784 

., Alexander, mason, and Marrion Christie, daughter to William 

Christie, masoun, Sclatefoord 3 April 1784 

„ Alexander, servant, and Mary Young, daughter of James 

Young, residenter in Carrenwath 22 Feb. 1798 

,, Alison, servitrix to Thomas Hood, bulges, and John Lindsay, 

cordener 27 April 1697 

„ Anne, daughter of William Porteous, tailor, deceased, and James 

Liddell, sailor 9 Nov. 1792 

„ Edward, smith in Pleasance, and Williemeiny Turnbull, 

daughter to Richard Turnbull 4 June 1773 

., Elizabeth, and John Blaikie, weiver, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Nairne p. 10 May, m. Tuysday, 9 June 1657 
„ Elizabeth, and William Cunnynghame, mar. in our Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. Jon Hog, minister 19 Oct. 1647 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to John Porteous, grocer, and Archibald 

Lourie, journeyman tailor 31 May 1784 

„ Helen, daughter of Allan Porteous, North Back of Canongate, 

and Joseph Grahame, soldier in the 4th Brigads 2 May 1795 

,, Helen, daughter of John Porteous, carter in Dalkeith, and 

Alexander Steven, baker 1 April 1799 

,, Helen, relict of John Comb, shoemaker in Edinburgh, and 

Stephen Walstood, Chelsea pensioner 19 July 1799 

,, Isabella, daughter to Alexander Porteous, residenter in 
Peebles, and Archibald Adam, servant to John Mitchell, 
brewar 26 April 1718 

„ James, merchand in Edinburgh, and Jonet Fergusone, mar. in 
the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, 
minister p. 15 May, m. Fryday, 3 June 1659 

„ James, teacher, and Katherine Kinnear, daughter of Andrew 
Kinnear ; witnesses, John Watson, student, and John 
Porteouse 15 April 1794 

,, James, of the Train of Artilery, and Herriot Dickson, 
daughter of John Dickson, miller in the Water of Leith, 

12 Dec. 1799 



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Porteous, Janet, daughter of William Porteous, porter, and William 
Gaylor, serjant in the 31st Regiment, both residenters 

31 Oct. 1784 
,, (Portous), Jean, daughter to Hugh Portous, farmer in the parish 

of Dunse, and George Sherriff, schoolmaster in Canongate 8 Feb. 1769 
,, Jean, daughter of Robert Poiteous, labourer in Edinburgh, 

and Peter Boston, cabinet maker 31 Oct. 179S 

„ John, currier, and Elisabeth Greig, daughter of Greig, 

farmer 19 Sept. 1783 

., John, gardner, and Janet Boustin, daughter of John Boustin, 

gardener at the Grange, near Edinburgh 5 Feb. 1800 

Kaiherine, daughter of the deceased James Portous, shephard, 

and William Turnbull, labourer 24 Nov. 1790 

,, Katherine, daughter to Archbawld Porteous, greeve to Mr. 

Wachop of Edmonston, and Thomas M'millen, flesher 25 Feb. 1792 
,, Margaret, and Alexander Connie, both servants to Mr. Robert 

Gardiner 3 June 1753 

„ Marioun, ane of the West Kirk parochin, and John Hamiltoun, 

cordiner, mar. at the West Kirk Thursday, 9 Aug. 1649 

„ Robert, and Margaret Ramsay 29 July 1565 

„ Robert, gentleman's servant, and Ann Breaden, daughter of 

Andrew Breden, turner in Burdehouse 23 Mar. 1791 

„ Thomas, and Bessie Gairdner 29 Dec. [645 

„ Thomas, and Jonet Marten in South Leith 

mar at Leith Sabbath, 6 Oct. 1672 
,, William, tailor, and Margaret Beg, mar. in the Kirk of Cannon- 
gate be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone 

p. 18 April, m. Tuysday, 4 May 1658 
.. William, stocking weaver, and Margrat Taverner 10 Nov. 1783 

., William, copperplate printer, and Mary Lamb, daughter of the 

deceast John Lamb 22 Nov. 1793 

.. William, mason, and Isobel Laing, daughter of William Laing, 

tailor 4 May 1798 

Porterfield, John, and Marie Gray, mar. by Mr. Patrick Hepburne 

p. 30 April, m. Tuysday, 27 June 1 67 1 
„ Margaret, and Mr. John Oliphant, mar. by Mr. Patrick 

Hepburne, minister p. 5, m. 9 Sept. 1669 

„ Patrick, of Comestoun, and Lady Ann Douglas, mar. by Mr. 

Andrew Sympson, minister at Douglas 26 Nov. 1691 

,. Walter, apothecary chirurgeon, and Christian Wallace, mar. by 

Mr. James Craig in the Lady Yesters Church 4 Oct. 1690 

Postie, Mary, daughter to the deceased Postie, tailor in Collings- 

burgh, and Peter Henderson, smith I June 1780 

Pott, Margaret, ane of Edinburgh, and Thomas Watsone 

mar. in Edinburgh Thursday, 19 Aug. 1647 
„ Ralph, and Elspeth Clogie in. Thursday, 19 Aug. 1647 

Potter, Agnes, daughter to Robert Potter, skipper in Leven, in the 

paroch of Scoonie, and Robert Patersone, cloathier 31 Aug. 1705 

„ Isabella, daughter of Charles Potter, tennent in Hillhouse, and 

William M'Kay, teacher 16 Jan. 179S 

„ James, tanner, and Jean Holdsworth, daughter of Stephen 

Holdsworth, clothier in Dalkeith 30 Jan. 179S 

„ James, soldier in the Clanalpin Regiment, and Barbra Mathi- 

son, relict of William Dickson 9 Oct. 1798 

„ Mary, and John Mitchell 18 Aug. 1784 

Potts, Matthew, sieve maker,andAnn Baird, daughter of the deceased 

Thomas Beard, saill maker in Falkirk 23 June 1787 

Pow, James, weaver, and Jean Hume, daughter of Peter Hume, 

farmer in Yarrowford 8 Mar. 1798 

„ Janet, daughter of the deceased George Pow, and George 

Anderson, wright 1 July 1 7S9 



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Powell, Charles, soldier in the Shropeshire Artilery, and Graham 

Brunton, daughter of Charles Brunton 3 May 1799 

„ Thomas, soldier in the 25th Kedgment, and Helen Knox 20 June 1782 

„ William, founder, and Janet Gunn, daughter of John Gunn, 

shepherd in Caithness 21 April 1S00 

Powrie, Isabella, daughter to John Pourie, feuar in ye paroch of 
Erroll, and Mr. John Dorward, doctor of ye Gramer 
Scooll 12 Sept. 1702 

,, John, servitour to John Yetts (Zetts), brewer, and Mary Moss, 
servitrix to Richard Baillie, brewar in the Abbey of Holy- 
roodhouse p. 6 July, m. 3 Aug. 1697 

Pratt, Margaret, daughter of George Pratt, carter, and John Laurie, 

farmer 23 Nov. 1797 

„ Mary, relict of Robert Brown, tacksman of the Water Yet 

Customes, and Archibald Brown 4 Aug. 1771 

„ Rebecca, daughter of George Prat, carter in Edinburgh, and 
John Kirkham, soldier in the 42nd Regiment ; witness, 
Alexr. dimming 3 Aug. 1785 

„ Rebecca, daughter of John Prat, labourer, and John Kirkham, 
soldier in the 42nd Regiment, now qwartered in the Castle 
of Edinburgh 2 Aug. 1791 

„ William, traveling merchant, and Elizabeth Syme, daughter to 

the deceased William Syme, merchant in Bamf 28 Sept. 1758 

Pratts, George, baxter, and Barbara Ronaldson, in the parish of 

Pencateland 30 June 1739 

Preston, Alexander, wright, and Marie Murray, daughter of Andrew 

Murray, labourer b Feb. 1788 

,, Helen, daughter to the deceased Archibald Preston, farmer, 

and Robert Kilgouer, baker 13 Nov. 1778 

„ Margaret, daughter of William Preston, carter, and William 

Morison, labourer 14 June 1791 

,, Patricia, and Wake Wakefield, barber and wig maker 24 Nov. 1744 

Priest, Mary, daughter of Priest, farmer in Inverness, and 

Alexander Barclay, gunner in the 3rd Batalion of Royal 

Artilery 12 June 1799 

„ Robert, and Isobell Ker, ane of Edinburgh 

mar. in our Kirk 24 Aug. 1647 
Prilchert ' Prilchart), John, soldier in the Shrop Shire Malitia, and 
Elizabeth Alexander, daughter of John Alexander, porter in 
Leith 28 Sept. 1798 

Primrose, Andrew, gardner in Putney in Surrey, and Susan Stalker, 
daughter to the deceased Stalker, late farmer in Perth- 
shire 8 Mar. 1780 

., Barbara, and Robert Barnet, labourer 25 Nov. 1776 

„ James, mill wright in Kinghorn,and Hamilton Hutton, daughter 

of John Hutton, mariner in Kinghorn 17 Mar. 1796 

„ Mrs. Jean, docliter laufull to the deceast Sir William Primrose 

of Carringtoune, and Hugh Montgomerie of Coltsfeild 8 April 1693 

,, Marioun, and David Mitchell, gairdener m. 29 June 1706 

Pringle, Agnes, in Edinburgh, and David Drover p. 24 Sept. 

mar. at Edinburgh 20 Oct. 1665 

„ Alexander, wright, and Janet M'Kay, daughter to Charles 

M'Kay, porter, Edinburgh 4 May 1779 

„ Ann, servant to James M'Coull, candlemaker, and James 

Ferrie, soap boiler 12 June 1773 

„ Ann, residenter, and James Anderson, gunner of Artillery 16 Aug. 1779 

„ Ann, daughter of William Pringle, tailor in Hadington, and 
James Voung, soldier in the 5th Regiment, or King's 
Dragoons 4 Feb. 1794 

„ Miss Beatrice, daughter of George Pringle of St. Leonard's Hill, 

and David Hoggarth, farmer 6 Jan. 1792 



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Pringle, Corneluis, mason, and Margratt Allan, daughter of the 

deceased John Allan, gentleman's servant 24 July 1792 

„ Elizabeth, and George Schortes, ane of the parochin of 

Bothanes mar. in our Kirk Tuysday, 22 June 1647 

„ George, gentleman's servant, residenter, and Jean Frazer, 

daughter of Francis Frazer 4 June 1794 

„ George, soap manufacturer at Dunbar, and Miss Helen Moni- 

laws, daughter of James Monilaws at Thornton Mill ; 

witness, John Grieve 20 Mar. 1795 

„ Isabella, and Alexander Smith, barbour,. mar. be Mr. Johne 

Hog Fryday, 16 Nov. 1649 

„ Isabella, daughter of the late Captain Pringle of Symington, 

and Philip Taylor, spirit dealer in Edinburgh 1 May 1795 

„ James, musician in Canongate, and Kathaiin Waddell, laufull 

daughter to John Waddell, cordiner S Aug. 1713 
„ James, servant, and Helen Robertson, daughter of 

Robertson, farmer in the shire of Perth 7 Mar. 1798 

„ Janet, and John Halyday, tailor, mar. by Mr. John Bell 

p. 16 May, m. 21 June 1689 
,. Miss Janet, daughter of the deceased James Pringle, faimer att 

Lempeck Wills, and William Baillie, faimer att Carfrae 8 Sept. 1792 
,, Joann, daughter of the deceased William Pringle, cooper in 

the Stow, and Thomas Dickson, wright 3 Dec. 1792 

,, John, flesher in Edinburgh, and Margaret Watson, daughter 

to the deceast John Watson, litster 9 Jan. 1 7 14 

,, John, journeyman smith, and Margaret Duncan, servant to 

Mr. Brown 21 July 1753 

,, Margaret, and George Bowie, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous be Mr. James Kid, minister p. 6 Nov., m. Fryday 2 Dec. 1664 
,, Margaret, daughter of Thomas Pringle, labourer in the parish 

of Cranston, and John Callender, hairdresser 13 |uly 1798 

,, Marion, and John Richardson, tanner 7 Oct. 1749 

„ Mark, soldier in General Guise's Regiament, and Jean Bean, 

daughter to John Bean, late wright 30 July 1748 

,, Matilda, daughter of James Pringle, gentleman's servant, and 

Ronald Reid, shoemaker 8 Sept. 1785 

„ Robert, of Dewar, and Margaret Ker, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. John Hog 

p. 5 Dec. 1652, m. Thursday, 13 Jan. 1653 
„ William, copersmith, and Margaret Burnet, daughter to James 

Burnet, bulges . 5 July 1707 

„ William, taylor, and Janet M'Kenzie, daughter of the deceased 

William M'Kenzie, labourer in Lawder 27 April 1789 

,, William, writer in Leith Wynd, and Jean Newton, daughter of 

Andrew Newton, merchant in Dunse 14 Sept. 1789 

,, William, shoemaker, and Marion Pennycook, daughter of 

Thomas Pennycook, farmer in the parish of Pennycook 29 April 1799 
Printock (Pruntoch), James, and Margaret Dunse, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 5 May, m. Thursday, 27 June 1667 
Pritchet, John, soldier in Major General Grove's Regiment, and jean 

Chapman 20 Mar. 172S 

Proctor, Robert, carver, and Margaret Gullen 30 Mar. 1739 

Proudfoot, Helen, daughter of the late Mark Proodfoot, brewer in 

Hadington, and Thomas Cockburn, shoemaker 13 July 1798 

„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Proudfoot, sailor, 

and James Powlls, Chelso pentioner 18 Aug. 178S 

,, Veitch, daughter of John Proudfoot, gentleman's servant, and 

John Borthwick, plumber, residing in Edinburgh 30 Dec. 1793 

Provand, Alexander, and Agnes Patersone in Edinburgh 

Sabbath, 15 Oct. 1654 



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Provent, Elizabeth, and William Richardson, soldier in the 25th 

Regment 2 July 1781 

Pryde, John, mason, and Jannet Davidson 22 Oct. 178 r 

„ William, labourer, and Elspit Rodger, daughter of James 

Rodger, labourer in St. Andrews 6 Nov. 1795 

Puddock, John, soldier in the fencibles, and Agnes Myles, 

daughter of Myles, mason in Leith 19 Nov. 1799 

Pudgley, William, piper in the nth Regiment, and Fleming 

Robertson, daughter of John Robertson, wright in 

Edinburgh 29 Aug. 1798 

Pumphrey (Bumfry), Edward, soldier in the Northfolk light Dragoons, 

and Jean Bower, daughter of David Bower, coach driver in 

Edinburgh 30 Nov. 1798 

.. (Pamphry), Helen, and Heugh Dallas 22 Dec. 1746 

„ (Umphrys), John, soldier in the Shrop Shire Malitia, and Ann 

Aminto 22 Jan. 1799 

Punock, Alison, daughter to John Punock, labourer, and John 

Wilson, soldier in the West Fencibles 14 Nov. 1780 

Punton, Christina, and Thomas Brown, harness maker 21 Feb. 1780 

„ James, baxter, and Isobell Borrowman 10 Feb. 1749 

„ Mary, daughter to the deceased Archibald Punton, tennant in 

Ratha, and William Urquhart, water bearer 25 Feb. 1758 

Purdie, Alexander, and Catherene Young m. Tuysday, 21 Dec 1647 

„ Christina, and George Suttie, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 25 Oct., m. Fryday, 20 Nov. 1668 
„ Elizabeth, ane of Edinburgh, and John Gray, litster 

m. Tuysday, 24 Nov. 1646 
„ Isabella, daughter lawful] to the deceast Andrew Purdie, 

tailor, burges of Edinburgh, and James Dowall, tailor, 

binges and freeman 14 Aug. 1697 

,, Janet, in the parish of Carnwath, and Alexander Moey, 

residenter 1 1 Aug. 171 1 

,, Jeane, and Williame Liddell, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr. James Kid, minister p. 12 Oct., m. Thursday, 20 Nov. 1662 

,, Jean, daughter of Purdie, residenter in Edinburgh, and 

Daniel Taylor, writer 26 April 1798 

,. John, sawer, and Jean Hutchison, daughter to John Hutchison, 

blocker 22 May 1776 

„ Katherine, daughter of Robert Purdie, labourer in Gorgie, and 

Robert Grieve, distiller 10 Mar. 1798 

,, Margaret, daughter to the deceast William Purdy, farmer in 

Livingstoun, and Thomas Hill, goldsmith 21 Dec. 1728 

.. Mary, daughter of James Purdie, mason in Leith, and William 

M'Gregor, tinsmith 20 Feb. 1791 

., Rachel, and William Johnston, soldier in Colonel Lacell's 

Regiament and Captain Stewart's Company 15 Feb. 1745 

„ Susan (Puirddy, Susie), and John Neilson mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

„ William, wright, and Helen Moodie, daughter of James Moodie, 

writer in Lanark 4 Sept. 1798 

Purgillis, Jean, daughter to the deceast Abraham Purgillis, brewer 

in Edinburgh, and William Wedderburn, weaver 19 Aug. 1709 

Pursell, Agnes, daughter to Jo. Pursell, baxter, and John Fulton, son 

to John Fulton, cordner 1 Aug. 1739 

„ Elizabeth, laufull daughter to John Pursill, senior, and John 

Admiston, goldsmith in Edinburgh 24 Nov. 1753 

„ John, junior, baxter, and Elizabeth Scott, daughter to Thomas 

Scott, late baxter at Loudon 29 Mar. 1752 

„ John, son to Danie Pursell, baxter, and Ann Warnwick, 

daughter to John Warnwick, brewer in Prestonpans 6 Oct. 1770 

,, Margaret, residenter in this parish, and Thomas Gray, tailor 23 May 1730 



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Purves, Alisone, and James Johnstoun, wooll fynner, mar. within the 

Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. 15 June, m. Fryday, 25 July 1662 
„ Bessie, ane of the West Kirk, and James Scot, wright m. 5 Mar. 1646 

„ Catherine, and William Bauld, journeyman coach wright 16 June 1752 

„ David, tailor, and Emeley Grahame, daughter of George 

Grahame, gentleman's servant 16 Mar. 1796 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of Purves, farmer in Milfoordstead, 

and John Lindsay, mason ; witness, John Kobb 29 Oct. 1799 

,, John, sclater, and Elizabeth Lamb, daughter of Andrew Lamb, 

cooper in Aberlady 1 May 1792 

,, John, smith, and Jean Bisset, daughter of William Bisset, 

weaver in Kirkliston 12 June 1799 

„ Isabella, daughter of Adam 1'urviss, labourer, and Heugh 

Carse, coach wright I July 1786 

„ Jean, daughter to James Purviss, merchant, and Adam Heatly, 

weaver 12 Feb. 1773 

„ John, soldier in the 25th Regment, and Janet M'Lellan, daughter 

to the deceased John M'Lellan 17 Jan. 1782 

,, Margaret, and Andrew Shiells m. 16 Feb. 1686 

,, Margaret, and David Mairteine, tailor, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 17 Sept., m. Fryday, 27 Oct. 1671 
„ Margaret, and Patrick Mitchell, mar. within the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 9 Feb., m. Tuysday, 29 April 1662 
„ Margaret, widow of John Scott, sometime couper in Leith, and 

John Gibson, wright in Muselburgh 10 April 1776 

„ Peter, gardner in the parish of Dunbar, and Grisall Breaden, 

daughter of the deceased John Breaden 19 July 1783 

„ Peter, mason, and Agness Reid, daughter to William Reid, 

gardner 13 July 1784 

„ Robert, grocer, and Elizabeth Cairns, daughter of William 

Cairns, farmer 1 May 1786 

„ Robert, smith, and Isobel Brugh, daughter of Robert Brugh, 

wright 1 June 1797 

,, Robert, mason, and Jean Robertson, daughter of Alexander 

Robertson 12 Nov. 1799 

„ Thomas, tanner, and Euphenes Black, daughter of George 

Black, labourer 2 Dec. 1796 

„ Thomas, carter in Cross Casway, and Isobel Tosh, daughter 

of John Tosh, wright in Hadington 19 Oct. 1793 

„ Walter, cabienet maker, and Margratt Brownlee 15 April 1782 

,, William, tailor, and Elizabeth Samuel, daughter of Alexander 

Samuel, cabinet maker in Edinburgh 23 Sept. 1799 

Pyper, George, hairdresser, and Elizabeth Shiels, daughter of John 

Shiels, carter 12 June 1799 

,, See iilso Piper. 
Quantance, Elizabeth, and Mungo Lindsay Sabbathj 19 July 1657 

Quarrier, Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Quarrier, miller in Seton, 

East Lothian, and Alexander Brodie, wright 12 Dec. 1799 

Quhippir, John, and Agnes Logon married in Edinburgh 20 Aug. 1567 

Rae, Alexander, journeyman weaver, and Jane Hardie, daughter of 

John Hardie, journeyman weaver 8 Dec. 1762 

„ Alexander, gentleman's servant, and Jean Lee, daughter of the 

deceased John Lees 23 June 1792 

„ Andrew, cordener, and Jonet Hamiltoun in Edinburgh 

p. 2, m. 30 Nov. 1694 
„ Ann, daughter of William Rae, and William Gordon, porter 

and residenter in Canongatehead ; witnesses, J as. Cameron 

and Donald M'Donald 11 July 1793 



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Rae, Miss Ann, daughter of Bailie George Rae, and James Hender- 
son, tailor 24 Jan. 1799 
Catherine, and Robert White, cordiner m. 9 Nov. 1647 

David, servitor to the Earle of Airlie, and 29 Mar. 16S7 

Mr. David, indueller, and Abigail P'orbes 17 June 1726 

Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased John Rae, farmer, and 

Duncan M'intosh, staymaker 24 Mar. 1792 

Elizabeth, daughter of James Rae, farmer, and William Murray, 

bookseller 20 April 1798 

Euphemia, daughter to Alexander Rae, mason in Cirris, and 

James Clark, Excise officer ' 8 Feb. 1778 

Euphemia, and James White, stabler 28 Oct. 1797 

George, hookmaker, and Margaret M'Kell, daughterto Deacon 

James M'Kell, hookmaker 7 Mar. 1768 

George, stockmaker, and Grizil Gilbert, daughter to the 

deceased James Gilbert, brewer 27 Dec. 1779 

Bailie George, candle maker in Edinburgh, and Mrs. Grizell 

Alexander, daughter of the late Mr. Robert Alexander, 

merchant in Edinburgh 1 1 April 1798 

George, gentleman's servant, and Barbra Elder, daughter of 

Robert Elder, blacksmith in the parish of Dysart 21 Nov. 1798 

Grissell, and John Morrison, tobacconist 10 Dec. 1746 

Helen, and George Keith, weaver 1 Feb. 1752 

Isabella, and Williame Balfour, mar. within the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous Fryday, 18 Dec. 1646 

James, and Dorothea Archibald 14 Jan. 1564 

James, barber, and Jonet Angus, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous be Mr. James Nairne, minister p. 6, m. Thursday, 31 July 1662 
James, tailor, and Jonet Wilson, mar. in the Church of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 16 Dec. 1666, m. Tuysday, 15 Jan. 1667 
James, servant, and Janet Pearson, daughter of Peter Pearson, 

labourer in the parish of Laswade ; witness, David Adam 26 Oct. 1799 
James, merchant, and Margarate Marr, relict of Robert Butler, 

labourer in the parish of Newbotle 3 July 1800 

Jean, daughter of John Rae, shore waiter in Prestonpans, and 

Alexander Stewart, mason II Mar. 1789 

John, blindman, in the West Kirk parish, and Elisabeth Dick, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander 

Hutchesone, minister p. 26 June, m. Fryday, 15 July 1659 

John, writer, and Marioun Gray, both parochiners in Edinburgh, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander 

Hutchesone, minister Friday, 25 Feb. 1659 

John, cordiner, and Issoble Moncrieffin the parochin of Inner- 

esk, mar. be Mr. George Leslie p. 23 Oct., m. Fryday, 25 Nov. 1653 
Margaret, and John Falconer, litster, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhouse be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 20 Oct., m. Thursday, 28 Nov. 1677 
Marioun, and Williame Stevine, chirurgiane, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 21 Dec. 1656, m. Tuysday, 20 Jan. 1657 
Mary, daughter to the deceast James Rae, late bailie, and 

Richard Roe (Rae), goldsmith, burges of Edinburgh 

p. 18 Oct., m. 10 Nov. 1704 
Matthew, in Perth, and Margaret Chrystie m. 14 Jan. 1686 

Minnie, daughter of the deceased James Rae, solicitor at law 

in Edinburgh, and James Pollock, brassfounder 16 Nov. 1796 

Rebecca, daughter of the deceased James Rae, and James 

Banks, shoemaker 4 Oct. 1786 

(Roe), Richard, goldsmith, burges of Edinburgh, and Mary 

Rae, daughter to the deceast James Rae, late bailie of the 

Cannongate p. 18 Oct., m. 10 Nov. 1704 



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Rae, (Ray), Robert, and Margaret Mairtein in Edinburgh 

p. Sabbath, 22 Oct., mar. in Edinburgh 9 Nov. 1671 
„ Patrick, cordiner, and Annable Vaus 

mar. at Edinburgh Thursday, 13 June 1650 
„ Thomas, and Jean Kennedy, in the paroch of St. Cuthbert's 

m. 12 June 1690 
„ Thomas, tailor, bulges and freeman, and Marion Reid, relict 
of the deceast John Evens, ensigne in Sir James I.esly his 
regiment p. 19 Nov., m. 10 Dec. 1696 

„ William, mason, and Margaret Tait, daughter to Harry Tait 

16 Jan. 1784 

Raeburn. Jean, daughter of Raeburn, residenter in Peterhead, 

and Donald Love, soldier in the 100th Regiment 27 Aug. 1798 

„ Joseph, and Jonet Waslow 20 Aug. 1567 

,, William, labourer in Pincaitland, and Isobella Douglas, 

daughter of James Douglas, labourer in Elphinston 29 Oct. 1795 

„ William, labourer, and Ann Fairgrieve, daughter of James 

Fairgreive, labourer in the parish of Leitcherfeild 31 Mar. 1798 

Raff, Cicil, and William Barron, shoemaker ; witnesses. William 

Dunbar, and Colin Downie (beadles) 2 July 1793 

Raffan, William, late servant to the Laird of Dirletoun, and Marjorie 

Anderson 24Julyi7i4 

Rag, Andrew, journeyman weaver, and Mary M'Donald 27 July 1763 

Rainnie, Fanny, daughter of John Rainnie, farmer in East Lothian, 

and David Maxton, gunner 10 Xov. 1798 

„ Jean, daughter of John Rainnie, plainniaker in Leith, and John 

Steven, soldier in the Cinque Port Cavalry 24 May 1797 

Rait, Euphemia, daughter of Rait, labourer in Hadington, and 

Joseph Law, flaxdresser 18 Sept. 1794 

., (or Tait), and James Drybrocht mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, James, waxmaker, burges, and Jonet Laing, residenter in 

Edinburgh p. 31 Aug., m. 4 Oct. 1705 

„ John, wright, burges and frieman, and Elizabeth Turpie, relict 

of the deceast James Bulman, wright m. 16 Nov. 1694 

Raith, George, journeyman weaver, and Margaret Coupland, 

daughter to Alexander Coupland, weaver in Fettercairn 26 May 1759 
Raker, William, shoemaker in Enstruther, and Agnes Bisset, 

daughter of John Bisset, farmer at Milton 3 Aug. 1795 

Raleigh, Philip, of the Broadalbin Regiment, and Jean Slater, 

daughter of Joel Slater, flaxdresser 24 May 1799 

Ralph, Cecilia, and Charles Logan, weaver 23 Feb. 1786 

,, Mary, relict of Archibald Mylne, labourer, and William Kirk, 

carter 9 July 1799 

Ralston, Elizabeth, daughter of Captain William Ralston in the 
51st Regiment of Foot, and William Folland, trumpeter in 
the Pembrokeshire Cavilry 12 Mar. 1799 

„ James, barber and burges, and Elizabeth Olipher, dochter 
lawfull to the deceast George Olipher, portioner of West 
Fentoun 9 June 1693 

Ramage, Agnes, and David Hog m. Tuysday, 9 Mar. 1647 

„ Archibald, shoemaker, and Elizabeth Webster, daughter of 

Webster, shoemaker in Leith 19 Nov. 1796 

„ Edward, servant to Thomas Johnstone, candle-maker, and 

Elizabeth Rob, daughter to the deceast John Rob, farmer in 

Skirlin 21 May 1715 

„ Edward, merehant in Queensferry, and Helen Findlason, 

daughter to James Findlason, farmer in Keirhill at Curry 

27 April 1754 
„ James, brewer's servant, and Katharine Murray, daughter to 

Duncan Murray, drover in Balquither 1 Nov. 1760 



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Ramage, Janet, and George Ozet, in the parosh of St. Cuthbert's, 

mar. in the Church of Holiroodhouse Tuesday, 17 Feb. 1674 

„ Janet, daughter of the deceased Mr. Ramage, clothier in 

Musselburgh, and David Grahme, weaver 22 July 1788 

„ Janet, daughter of John Ramage, wright in Haddington, and 

Robert Watt, wright 1 1 April 1795 

„ Katherine, daughter of Ramage, residenter in Edinburgh, 

and John Layburn, soldier in the Grant Fencibles 4 June 1798 

„ Margaret, and George Brunton, both servants to Mr. Smith, 

taxman of the King's Park 30 Sept. 1743 

„ Mary, daughter of David Ramadge, mason in Scheils, in the 

parish of Crichton, and James Dauson, shoemaker 28 May 1785 

„ Mary, daughter of James Ramage, soldier, and John Robertson, 

soldier in the 28th Regiment 4 April 1800 

„ Robert, servant to Mr. Knox, in the King's Park, and Mary 

Beg, daughter to Robert Beg at Roshall, West Kirk parish 

5 June 175 

Ramsay, Agnes, and David Piersun 20 Aug. 1567 

,, Agnes, and Jon Stevinsone, barbour Tuysday, 19 June 1649 

„ Agnes, and Alexander Couper, gentleman's servant 26 Oct. 1769 

,, Alexander, and Margaret Henry, both servants to Mr. David 

Seaton 11 July 1709 

„ Alexander, slater, and Mary Keil, daughter to Mr. Keil, late 

minister at New Luce 12 Jan. 1744 

„ Alexander, baxter in the West Kirk parish, and Helen Hog, 

daughter to Robert Hog, brewer in Croftangry 16 Oct. 1648 

„ Alexander, slater, and Jean Walker, daughter to William 

Walker, late merchant in Elgin 4 Jan. 1752 

„ Alexander, of the parish of Morham, and Elizabeth Jamieson 6 Dec. 1771 
„ Allan, and Margaret Lindsay 1 Mar. 1752 

., Ann, daughter to James Ramsay, cordner, burgess in Perth, 

and John Thomson, cordner in Canongate 24 Feb. 1728 

„ Ann, indweller, and William Dickie, journeyman shoemaker 14 Aug. 1756 
,, Ann, daughter to John Ramsay, wright, and James Smith, 

staymaker 28 Nov. 1761 

„ Ann, daughter to James Ramsay, brewer's servant, and James 

Lindsay, lintdresser 23 Nov. 1765 

. Ann, daughter to Mitchell Ramsay, labourer, and Robert 

Wilsson, shoemaker 17 Jan. 1783 

.. Ann, daughter of George Ramsay, labourer in Bridin, and 

Lewis Watt, servant 25 May 1799 

,. Anna, daughter to ye deceast John Ramsay, mason in 

Edinburgh, and John M'Millan, flesher 3 July 1713 

„ Catherine, and Walter Hodge, in the parochin of Kintore 

Sabbath, 14 Oct. 1652 
„ Christina, indweller, and John Anderson, carpenter 19 Aug. 1770 

„ Elizabeth, servant to John Blair, tailor, and John Carnaigie, 

cordner 20 Oct. 171 1 

„ Elizabeth, indueller, and James Lyll, cordiner 19 July 1720 

Elizabeth, daughter to Alexander Ramsay, slater, and William 

Douglas, baxter in Edinburgh 4 May 175 1 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased John Ramsay, farmer in 

Pamood, and James Cunningham, sailor and residenter 3 July 17S7 
„ Esther, and John Cri stall, slater 21 June 1754 

„ Euphemia, and Andrew Gairdner, coal grieve in the parish of 

Newbattle 12 May 1772 

„ Miss Frances, of London, and Richard Cooper, ingraver 11 Aug. 1777 
„ George, tailor, and Margaret Sampson, mar. in the Church of 

Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 22 May, m. Tuysday, 7 June 1670 
„ George, staymaker, and Elis. Paterson 3 Mar. 1751 



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Ramsay, Grace, daughter of James Ramsay, wright in Musselburgh, 

and Hugh Haldane, mason 15 Nov. 1799 

Isabella, daughter of Samuel Ramsay, smith in New Spynie, 

Murrayshire, and Alexander Massie, corporal in the 71st 

Regiment 15 Oct. 1798 

James, cordener in Perth, and Jonet Lennox, daughter lawfull 

to James Lennox, tailor, binges and frieman of Edinburgh 

p. 7 April, m. 8 June 1696 
James, pattenmaker, and Janet Litster, relict of the deceast 

William Smith, writer in Edinburgh 18 Oct. 1712 

James, journeyman cordner, and Margaret Sands 21 Aug. 1752 

James, painter, and A^nes Shungar, daughter of the deceased 

Andrew Shungar, late of the Royals 3 Sept. 1789 

James, painter, and Isobel Brown, daughter of the deceased 

Robert Brown, tacksman at the Wattergate 27 July 1772 

James, gentleman's servant, and Euphemia Smith, daughter of 

James Smith, labourer in Gifford 12 May 1800 

Janet, and Samuell Japhcoat, both parochineris of South Leith, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhons be Mr. John Hog 

p. 5 Oct., m. Wednesday, 5 Nov. 1651 
Janet, residenter, and John Merry, granadeer in Brigadeer 

Brittain's Regiment 8 Nov. 1712 

Janet, daughter to Robert Ramsay, residenter in Edinburgh, 

and William Noble, schoolmaster 26 Oct. 1771 

Jean, servitrix to Doctor Skein, and Robert Friear, servitour 

to William Melvill, tailor in the Potterrow p. 8, m. 29 May 1694 

Jean, indueller, and James Fairley, residenter 20 May 1732 

Jean, daughter to Alexander Ramsay, tennent in Belton, and 

John Aitken, watchmaker in Edinburgh 10 Feb. 1759 

Jean, daughter to James Ramsay, brewer's servant, and Daniel 

Murray, tailor 10 July 1 77 1 

Jean, daughter of Alexander Ramsay, heckler, and Archibald 

M'N'aughton,soldierin the 3rd Regiment of Scott's Brigades 

4 Oct. 1794 
Jean, daughter of James Ramsay, labourer in Portsburgh, and 

William Philip, smith, residenter 9 Sept. 1796 

Jean, daughter of Ramsay, farmer in Stromness, and 

Thomas Jones, soldier in Shropshire Malitia 21 Feb. 1799 

Jean, daughter of Arthur Ramsay, gun maker in Couper, and 

Andrew Watson, weaver 8 Aug. 1791; 

John, and Jonet Aitkman, mar. be Mr. John Hog, within the Kirk 

of Halyroodhons p. 2 May, m, Fryday, 4 June 1652 

John, and Marione Ballantyne 22 Oct. 1564 

John, tobacco pypmaker, and Margaret Steidman, mar. in the 

Kirk of Halyroodhons be Mr. James Nairne 

p. 20 July, m. Tuysday, 9 Sept. 1662 
John, writer in Edinburgh, and Jean Adair, laufull daughter to 

Mr. John Adair, geographer 30 July 171 5 

John, wright, and Margaret Finly, daughter to the deceased 

Thomas Finly, sometime shirriff depute of Kinross, now 

resideing in Burntisland 10 Nov. 1759 

John, journeyman tailor, and Ann Kay 7 Dec. 1765 

John, weaver, and Margarate Addie, daughter of Andrew Addie, 

weaver in Leith I Jan. 1799 

Katherin, and Thomas Bins 20 Aug. 1567 

Margaret, and Robert Portuis 29 July 1565 

Margaret, daughter to the deceast Alexander Ramsay, late 

tacksman of the Queen's Park, and David Smith, son to 

James Smith in Eastbarns in the parish of Dunbar 20 Jan. 1709 

Margaret, servant to William Oliphant, dyester, and Charles 

Petrie 20 May 1718 



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Ramsay. Margaret, daughter to James Ramsay, pattenmaker in the 

Abbey, and William Clark, tailor 31 May 1726 

Margaret, and David Anderson 18 May 1739 

Margaret, and Andrew Imry. invalide soldier, mar. irregularly 

recorded 8 Dec. 1749 
Margaret, daughter to Andrew Ramsay, clerk to William Miller, 
seedsman in the Abbay, and John Muir, journeyman coach- 
maker 9 June 1764 

Margaret, daughter to Ramsay, tidwaiter, and Charles 

Taylor, shoemaker 13 Dec. 1779 

Margaret, daughter of John Ramsay, candlemaker in Kelso, 

and George Syme, gardener, residenter 26 Dec. 1794 

Marjory, and Archibald Keir 14 June 1746 

Mark, watch-casemaker, and Barbra Bennet, daughter of 

William Bennet, shoemaker in Pleasance 30 Nov. 1795 

Mary, servitrix to the Lady Craigdarroch, and Charles Oliphant, 

indueller 16 Aug. 1723 

Michael, ane of the parochin of Trannent, and Jonet Robert- 

sone, mar. in our Kirk be Mr. John Hog Tuysday, 4 Dec. 1649 

Nicolas, soldier, and Maigiatt Skeen, daughter of the deceased 

George Skeen, labourer in Aberledie 12 May 1792 

Rachael, servitrix to Mr. John Menzies of Cambo, advocat in 
ye paroch of Crawmond, and Alexander Davidson, servitour 
to George Sharp, piriwigmaker 21 Feb. 1706 

Mr. Thomas, residenter in Edinburgh, and Miss Margaret 

Maxton, daughter of James Maxton 26 Aug. 1797 

Walter, tailor, and Catharene Chisholme, mar. in the Church 
of Halyroodhous by Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 5, m. Thursday, 23 Nov. 1671 
Randie, Margaret, and Thomas Halyburtoun, mar. in our Kirk of 

Halyroodhous 25 Jan. 164S 

Randells, Mary, and Alexander Mitchell, shoemaker 20 June 1770 

Rankeillour, William, travelling merchant, and Elisabeth M'Nab 2S April 1753 
Ranken (Rankin. Rankine), Agnes, and William Smith, journeyman 

smith 1 Aug. 1748 

„ Christina, and James Craig, cordiner, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. George Leslie 

p. 6 Aug. m. Tuysday, 5 Sept. 1654 
„ Cornelias, and Charles Peebles, coachmaker 2 Feb. 1786 

„ David, flesher in St. Cuthberts, and Helen Burton, daughter of 

Robert Burton, brewer in Newington 12 Aug. 1795 

„ Helen, daughter to James Ranken, farmer, Kirk of Shotts, 

and James Robertson, bookbinder 18 Oct. 1778 

„ Miss Helen, daughter of Mr. Alexander Ranken, residenter in 
the parish of Ratho, and Charles King, Esq. of Garrogaren 

13 Now 1799 
„ James, wyerman, and Anne Dewer, mar. by Mr. Thomas Wilkie 

p. 24 June, m. July i6SS 

„ James, residenter, and lsobell Anderson, daughter to the 

deceast William Anderson, in the parish of Kinneller 28 Sept. 1716 
„ James, tailor, and Mary Sutherland, daughter of William 

Sutherland, weaver 16 Nov. 1791 

„ James, wright, and Mary Ritchie, daughter of Thomas Ritchie, 

gardi ner in the Ahb'eyhill 2: March 1796 

„ Jean Smollet, daughter of William Ranken, salt officer at West- 

Panns, near Mussilburgh, and John Zeigler, goldsmith 25 June 1795 
,, Jean, daughter of John Ranken, farmer in Torbolton, and 

Robert Menzies, butchei in Toibolton 22 July 1795 

„ Margaret, and Thomas Palmer in North Leith Sabbath, 21 Sept. 1662 
,. Margaret, daughter to William Ranken, salt officer of the salt 

dewty, Dudingstonpans, and Walter Kay. wright 17 July 17S4 



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Ranken (Rankin, Rankine), Robert, and Elizabeth Fairlie m. 13 Dec. |6£S 

„ William, flesher at Caswayside, and Christian Dods, daughter 

of James Uods, farmer at Whim 17 Aug. 1796 

Rannald, Isabella, and Johne Litlejohne 30 Sept. 1647 

Rannie, John, baker, and Elizabeth Ritchie, daughter to James 

Ritchie, brewer in Cramond 10 Aug. 1771 

.. (Catherine, daughter of the deceased James Rannie, labourer, 

and David M 'gibbon, porter 29 Mar. 1786 

,, .Miss Maria, daughter of Licutennant Hugh Rannie, and Mr. 

George Gray, merchant 23 Aug. 1798 

,, Mary, daughter of Robert Rannie, coachman, and Robert Jollie, 

gentleman's servant 20 Oct. 1789 

Rany, Francis, and Agnes Rowat, both residenters in Potterrow 16 June 1739 
Rasse, William, servitour to Andrea Dickysone, taksman of the 
park of Halyroodhouse, and Margaret Reid, servitrix to the 
said Andrew 24 Mar. 1702 

Rasurd, Elspet, and Robert Balfour 20 May 1565 

Ratchfoord, James, serjant in the 44th Regment, and Margrate 
M'donald, daughter of the deceased John M'donald, weaver 
in Glasgow 16 Nov. 17S7 

Rathburn, Miza, daughter of John Ratburn, tailor in North Leith, 
and Edward Rollands, soldier in the Shropeshire Fencibles 

23 Feb. 1799 
Ratho. Isabella Foulis, Ladie, and Williame Murray 

mar. at Ratho, 13 Jan. 1648 
Rattray, Andrew, shoemaker, and Euphan Elder, daughter of James 

Elder, gardener in Dundee 18 Nov. 1800 

„ Janet, daughter of Alexander Rattry, heckler, and James Dick, 

residing in Edinburgh 10 Jan. 1794 

„ John, and Alary Barclay, mar. be Mr. Patrick Hepburn, minister 

Monday, 1 June 1674 
., John, tailor, and Ann Sangster 23 Aug. 1734 

„ Margaret, and Robert Poolle, barbor m. Tuysday, 7 Dec. 1647 

„ Rachel, and John Willson '22 Sept. 1744 

„ Susan, daughter of Ratery, brewer in Gullon, and Alex- 
ander Smith, mason 6 April 1799 
„ William, and Issobell Sim, mar. in the Church of Halyroodhous 

by Mr. James Kid, minister p. 7 Aug., m. Tuysday, 6 Sept. 1670 

Rea, John, surgeon, and Isobell Cant 3 Aug. 1743 

Reach, Alexander, labourer, and Elizabeth M'Intosh, daughter of 

William M'Intosh, labourer 22 July 1794 

Reading, John, soldier in the 55th Regimentt, and Ann M'nawghton, 

daughter of Alexander M'nawghton, labourer 1 I July 1790 

Ready, Agnes, daughter of Andrew Ready, engraver in Glasgow, and 
James Symington, bookseller in Edinburgh ; witness, Mr. 
Thomas Brown, bookseller, Edinburgh iS May 1793 

,, James, mason, and Isobell Keen, daughter to John Keen, 

merchant in Leven 17 May 1772 

Margaret, and William Foster, brewer's servant 5 July 1756 

,, Miss Margaret, daughter of the deceast Andrew Ready, in- 
graver in Glasgow, and Mr. Aitkin Megget, farmer 15 July 1800 
Redbrook, Robert, sol lier in Colonel Holmes' Regiment, and Jean 
Russell, proclamation stopped, objected by Archibald 
Russell, beadle, that she had another husband alive 4 Aug. 1753 
Redford, Margaret, daughter of John Redford, messinger in Leith, and 

William Straiton, officer of Excise in Leith 3 Dec. 1794 

Reddie, Janet, daughter of John Reddie, joiner in Mussleburgh, and 

John Miller, labourer in Edinburgh 15 Nov. 1793 

Redhead, John, mariner, and Lara Elsipe, daughter of [ames Elsipe, 

mariner in Hull 21 Jan. 1800 



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Redpath, Agnes, and John Johnstoun in the paroch of Perth, mar. in 
the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Patrick Hepbume, 
minister p. 22 Oct., m. Thursday. 14 Dec. 1665 

,. Elizabeth, and George Patersone, tailor m. Tuysday, 5 Dec. 1648 

,. Isabella, daughter to Alexander Reidpeath, land labourer in the 
parish of Gladsmuir, and Mathew Comb, journeyman wright 

13 Aug. 1765 

„ James, soldier in the 37th Regnient, and Martha Main, 

daughter of John Main, cowfeeder att the Sheans 6 June 1788 

,, James, planemaker, and Jean Galbreath, daughter of Thomas 

Galbreath, grocer in Berwick 14 Feb. 1800 

„ Janet, daughter to George Reidpath, labourer, and Peter Stuart, 

weaver 25 Oct. 1771 

„ Marjorie, daughter to James Redpeath, cook to Mr. Baron 

Maul, and Andrew Davidson, wright 5 Jan. 1770 

,. Martha, daughter of Alexander Redpath. labourer, and Alex- 
ander Edward-, wright 12 Feb. 1791 

„ Peter, coachman in Canongate, and Marjory Farqucharson 24 May 1729 
William Alexander, merchant in London, and Janet Brainier, 
daughter of John Brainier, Esq., late of Edrom, Berwick- 
shire 9 April 1798 
Reekie, George, jewler, and Mary Crombie, daughter of John 

Crombie 25 Feb. 178& 

„ James, tabaconist, and Margratt Reoch, daughter of the 

deceased John Reoch, founder 14 April 1790 

Reid, Agnes, and Robert Smith m. 9 June 1646 

„ Agnes, and Robert VVyllie, bonnet-maker, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous be Mr. Williame Johnstoun 

p. 23 Nov., m. Fryday, 26 Dec. 1651 

„ Agnes, relict of the deceast Alexander Hutchison, merchand in 

Edinburgh, and James M'Gill, tailor 3 Feb. 171 1 

„ Agnes, and Roll Mortimar, skinner 13 June 1735 

„ Agnes, and James Clark, tailor 12 Nov. 1748 

„ Agnes, and John M'Kay, lint dresser, both residenters, &c. 

recorded, &c. 11 Aug. 1753 

,, Agnes, daughter to William Keid, gardner, and Peter Purviss, 

mason 13 July 1784 

„ Alexander, weaver, and Jonet Spence, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr Jon Weir, minister of South Leith 

Fryday, 17 Aug. 1649 

„ Alexander, Drum-Major in Colonel Dundas's Regiment, and 

Johanna Lawson, daughter of William Lawson, weaver 18 April 1795 

,, Alexander, of the Royal Artillery, and Christian Kyle, daughter 

of John Kyle, coachmaker 2 July 1795 

,, Andrew, brewer, and Helen Cleghorn, relict of David Davie, 

sometime tennant in Stanhope mills 4 July 1761 

„ Andrew, journeyman baxter, and Isabell Marr 17 June 1763 

,, Ann, daughter of Robert Reid, and Thomas Walker, hat- 
maker 22 July 17S3 

„ Barbara, and David Watsone in the parish of Lasswade 

Sabbath, 10 Jan. 165S 

„ Beatrice, and Adam Walker, mar. in our Kirk of Halyroodhous 

be Mr George Leslie Tuysday, 1 May 1649 

„ Catherine, daughter of William Reid, gardner in Prestonpans, 

and David Wright, mason 22 June 17S5 

„ Christina, and John Wir ("Weir) mar. about 20 Aug. 1367 

„ Christina, and Hugh Pollock p. 9, m. 25 June 16S9 

„ Christina, daughter to t lie deceast Thomas Reid, tailor in 

Clackmannan, and John Reid, taylor 27 Feb. 1707 

„ Christina, daughter to Donald Reid, labourer, and John Bain, 

taylor 20 Jan. 1789 






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Reid, Christina, daughter of John Reid in Edinburgh, and John 

M'Kenzie, tailor 23 Feb. 1795 

David, and Giles Orrock m. 30 July 1689 

David, in the paroch of Inneresk, and Margaret Fleck Sabbath, 8 Oct. 1654 
David, weaver, and Christian Symonton, servant to Alexander 

Sw niton, clerk of the Burgh 10 Aug. 1731 

David, shoemaker, residenter, and Elizabeth Craw, daughter 

of James Craw, farmer in Cramond 8 Feb. 1798 

Ebenezer, teacher, and Elizabeth Hodge, daughter of Richard 

Hodge 6 Sept. 1799 

Edward, porter, and Elizabeth Kay, daughter of Thomas Kay, 

weaver 31 Jan. 1798 

Elizabeth, and John Fisher, ane of Edinburgh in. 10 Mar. 1646 

Elizabeth, and Peter Baptist m. 23 June 1689 

Elizabeth 1 Bettie), and John Traill, labourer 19 April 1770 

Elizabeth, daughter of Peter Reid, ale seller, and John Berry, 

soldier in the 29th Regment 7 April 1789 

Elizabeth, daughter of James Reid, coacbmaker, and George 

Garland, shoemaker ?.i Dec. 1794 

Elspeth, and Andro Symer, flesher, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 4 May, m. Fryday, 6 June 1662 
Euphemia, servant to William Gordon, merchand in Edinburgh, 

and James Callender, tailor and freeman 7 May 1709 

Euphemia, and Patrick Selkirk, weaver 17 Nov. 171 1 

George, and Bessie Blacatour, mar. by John Nevay, minister 

at Coldon Tuysday, 29 June 1647 

George, hammerman, and Margaret Brown, mar. in the Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr Alexander Hutcheson 

p 3, m. Tuysday, 26 Feb. 1661 
George, weaver, and Janet Adamson 12 June 1744 

George, weaver, and Chris. Lange 9 June 1750 

George, weaver, and Euphan Veitch S May 1784 

George, flax dresser, and Jean Boyd, daughter of James Boyd, 

barber and wigmaker 26 Nov. 1784 

Grace, and William M'Gregar 27 Jan. 1753 

Helene, and Thomas Cunninghame 20 May 1565 

Helen, daughter of John Reid, mason, and Heugh Hewat, 

shoemaker 14 Oct. 1786 

Helen, daughter of John Reid, farmer in Little Dunkell, and 

John Smith, farmer 8 Aug. 1797 

Isabella, servitrix to the Earl of Leven, and James Thomsone, 

tailor, burges and freeman p. 13, m. 27 Feb. 1697 

Isabella, and Alexander Brymner, weaver 20 Mar. 1750 

Isabella, daughter to Lourance Reid, wright, and Gilbert Sheils, 

currier 25 Mar. 1782 

Isabella, daughter of the deceased James Reid, and William 

Adamson, tailor 12 Nov. 1788 

Isabella, daughter of the deceased William Reid, change 

keeper in Corsterphine, and George Johnston, gentleman's 

servant 1 1 Nov. 1789 

Isabella, daughter of John Reid, and John Robertson, goldsmith 

31 Mar. 1797 
Isabella, daughter of Robert Reid, in the parish of Newton by 

Dalkeith, and John Bellingham, soldier in the Shropeshire 

Malitia 7 Feb. 1799 

Isabella, daughter of David Reid, weaver in Paisley, and 

David Spence, flax dresser 19 June 1799 

James, in the Foot Guards, and Agnes Sympson 16 April 1708 

James, cordiner, and Elspeth Gib, mar. in our Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr Jon Hog, minister Fryday, 10 Nov. 1649 



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Reid, James, cordiner, and Margaret Reid, ane of the parochin of 

Cranstoun, mar. at Cranstoun Fryday, 8 Oct. 1647 

,, James, cordiner, and Rachaell Turnbull, daughter to the 

deceast John Turnbull, weaver p. 26 Jan., m. 12 Feb. 1706 

„ James, brewer's servant, and Elizabeth Carmichael 27 Oct. 1739 

„ James, coachmaker, and Ann Lauder, daughter to William 

Lauder, coachmaker, and late thesaurer 10 Mar. 1747 

,, James, labourer, and Margaret Anderson, relict of Alexander 

Fenton, shoemaker 16 April 1770 

.. James, brewer, and Ann Barclay, daughter to the deceased 

Barclay, ship master in Bo-ness 7 Sept. 1775 

,, James, labourer, and Rachel King, danghter of James King, 

mason in Prestonpanns 19 May 1794 

., James, soldier in Drummond of Perth's fencibles, and Helen 

Fleming, daughter of William Fleming, wright in Couper 

of Fyfe' 21 Jan. 1795- 

„ James, confectioner, and Isabella Baillie, daughter of William 

Baillie, weaver in Dalmeny 5 Sept. 1797 

., James, confectioner, and Margaret Cranston, daughter of John 

Cranston, residenter in Stobie 27 Feb. 1798 

., James, clock maker, and Christian Jenkins, daughter of 

William Jenkins, smith in Edinburgh 27 Mar. 1798 

.. Janet, servant to John Simpson, writer, and John Maxwall, 

founder in Caltoun 28 April 1733 

,, Janet, daughter of Laurence Reid, wright in Abbyhill, and 

Robert Auld, soap boiler 15 Oct. 1787 

„ Janet, and George, Nisbet carver 17 Nov. 1795 

„ Janet, daughter of Walter Reid, mariner in North Berwick, 

and Mathew Comb, mariner 1 April 1799 

„ Janet, daughter of Daniel Reid, weaver in Dalkeith, and James 

Talbart, weaver 22 Jan. 1800 

„ Jeane, and James Miller m. Fryday, 9 June 1648 

„ Jean, and William Crighton, cordner 5 Nov. 1748 

„ Jean, and John Camion 27 July 1751 

„ Jean, and Alexander Watson, barber 2 May 1771 

„ Jean, daughter of John Reid, late baker in Edinburgh, and 

James Tait, gentleman's servant 20 May 1794 

,, Jean, daughter of John Reid, giieve to Sir Archibald Mope, 

and Hugh Paterson, mason 21 Dec. 1796 

„ John, tailor, and Christian Reid, daughter to the deceased 

Thomas Reid, tailor in Clackmannan 27 Feb. 1707 

,. John, and Jonet Cledsyd, both parochineris of North Leith, 

mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. John Heart, 

minister at Dunkeld Wednesday, 7 April 1652 

,, John, and Margaret Cook, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Tuesday, 17 Feb. 1674 

„ John, hammerman, and Margaret Slush m. 30 Oct. 1690 

„ John, in this paroch, and Mary Blackotour mar. elsewhere, p. 3 Jan. 1692 
„ John, wright, and Agnes Harley 26 Oct. 1 73 1 

., John, and Agnes Marnow 17 Jan. 1735 

„ John, labourer, and Isobell Falconer 25 July 1765 

„ John, staymaker, and Allison Hutchison, daughter to John 

Hutchison, staymaker 20 Dec. 1773 

.. John, writer, and Janet Robertson 5 Oct. 1779 

.. John, tailor, and Kaithrine Dauson, daughter of the deceased 

Thomas Dawson, weaver 10 Dec. 1790 

„ Mr. John, surgeon, and Miss Barbara Simpson, daughter of 

Walter Simpson 23 Aug. 1797 

„ John, watch maker, and Jean Cibb, daughter of John Gibb, late 

shoemaker in Glasgow 24 Oct. 1798 



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Reid, John, wright in Poterow, and Alice Clnistison, daughter of 
John Clnistison, labourer in Edinburgh; witness, Geo. 
Mintosh 31 Oct. 1799 

Julian, relict of the deceast George Coldcleugh, hammer- 
man, burges, and Alexander Maxwell, flesher, binges 

p. 27 Dec. 1695, m. 12 Jan. 1696 

Julian, relict of the deceast Alexander Maxwell, burges, and 
Robert Caskie, sone to Thomas Caskie, flesher, burges of 
Edinburgh p. 2j Alar., 111. 16 April 1706 

[Catherine, daughter to the deceased John Reid, sometime stay- 
maker, now in the College Kirk, parish Edinburgh, and 
James Downie, tailor 1 Nov. 1766 

[Catherine, daughter to John Reid, quill dresser, and George 

Hill, gentleman's servant 1 May 1781 

[Catherine, daughter of William Reid, labourer in East King's 

Burn, and William Balantine, servant 18 Dec. 1798 

[Catherine, daughter of William Reid, tailor in East Linton, 

and William Skeldon, carter 3 Nov. 1800 

Margaret, daughter lawfull to Adam Reid in Torryburne, and 

John Millar, glassier, burges and freeman 8 May 1697 

Margaret, servitrix to Andrew Dickysone, taksman of the park 
of Holyroodhouse, and William Rassie, servitour to the 
said Andrew 24 Mar. 1702 

Margaret, and John Smith m. 6 Nov. 1706 

Margaret, and John Whyte 111. Tuysday, 16 Feb. 1647 

Margaret, ane of the parochin of Cranstoun, and James Reid, 

cordiner, mar. at Cranstoun Fryday, 8 Oct. 1647 

Margaret, and William Steel!, baxter ' in. 24 July 1691 

Margaret, servant to Deacon M'Millan, flesher in Canongate, 
and James Rhenie, servant to Walter Scott, brewer in 
Gaifnshall 16 May 1 7 1 2 

Margaret, residenter in this parish, and John Couts, servant to 

Thomas Mair, weaver 4 Dec. 1731 

Margaret, relict of Alexander Paton, late of Crawfurd's Regi- 
ment, and Thomas March, soldier in General Barrel's 
Regiament 16 Oct. 1747 

Margaret, and William Glass, marble cutter 8 Nov. 1770 

Margaret, daughter to James Reid, labourer, and Steell Storrie, 

labourer " 14 Oct. 1776 

Marion, relict of the deceast John Evens, ensigne in Sir James 
Lesly his regiment, and Thomas Rae, tailor, burges and 
freeman p. 19 Nov., m. 10 Dec. 1696 

Mary, and John Allan m. 16 May 1689 

Mary, lawful daughter to John Reid, tailor, burges, and 
William Henderson, lawfull son to Alexander Henderson, 
burges 8 Oct. 171 5 

Mary, daughter of James Reid, tanner in Edinburgh, and 

Robert Alison, of the Ninth British Malitia 14 Sept. 1798 

Matthew tailor, in the parish of Preston, and Rebecca 
Richardson, daughter of Alexander Richardson, tailor in 
Samwilston 16 Nov. 1793 

Maus, and James Anderson m. 15 July 16S9 

Mause, and James Gairden, hammerman, mar. in the Church 

of Holiroodhouse Tuesday, 8 Dec. 1674 

Matthew, baxter 111 Edinburgh, and Agnes Steele, relict of John 

Brounfeild, baxter, lunges and freeman 19 Dec. 1696 

Peter, of the Custo gh, and Margrate Seed 19 April 17S1 

Peter, sailor, and Euphan Cockburn, daughter to William 

Cockbtun in Dunse n Dec. 1782 

Rachel, relict of Robert Colvill, cordner, and John Bell, smith 

in the Abbey 4 Oct. 1729 



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Reid, Rachaell, relict of John Bell, smith in the Abbey, and John 

Mennons, senior, baxter 15 June 1742 

„ Robert, in the parochin of Salt Prestoun, and Bessie Burgone, 
one of North Leith, mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be 
Mr. John Hog Wednesday, 29 Oct. 1651 

„ Robert, in this congregation, and Catherine Hislop in Edin- 
burgh p. 24 Sept., mar. at Edinburgh 20 Oct. 1665 

„ Robert, and Jean Jaffray, mar. at Edinburgh, he Mr. James 

Lundie, minister at Edinburgh p. 6, m. 29 Sept. 1663 

„ Robert, and Margaret Cummyng m. 19 May 1646 

„ Robert, and Bessie Quhyte, ane of Edinburgh 

in. Thursday, 3 Dec. 1646 

„ Robert, servitour to Andrew Smith, hamerman, burges and 
freeman, and Bessie Lawsone, in the paroch of Dumferm- 
Iing 24 April 1697 

.. Ronald, shoemaker, and Matilda Pringle, daughter of James 

Pringle, gentleman's servant 8 Sept. 1785 

., Sarah, indweller, and William Jobson, of His Majestie's Train 

of Artillery 12 Dec. 1724 

„ Sarah, daughter of William Reid, weaver, and Hugh M'Kenzie, 

gunner in the Royal Artilery 10 Mar. 1798 

„ Thomas, tailor, and Elspeth Ogilvie, ane of Edinburgh 

mar. in Edinburgh Fryday, 21 Sept. 1649 

„ Thomas, walchcase maker, and Elisabeth M 'in tosh, daughter 

of Alexander M 'in tosh, labourer 1 Sept. 1788 

Walter, weaver, son to John Reid, weaver, and Mary Dallas, 
daughter to the deceased Thomas Dallas, late mason in 
Stirling 23 Nov. 1754 

,, William, barbor, and Beatrix Somervell, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 3 Nov. 1667, m. Fryday, 3 Jan. 1668 

,, William, servant to Andrew Johnstone, weaver, and Mary 

Listoun '3 Dec. 1715 

., William, journeyman taylor, and Ann Graham 25 Mar. 1749 

„ William, cordner, and Marion Ross 3 Aug. 1753 

.. William, printer, and Cathrine Paterson, daughter of the 

deceased John Paterson, shoemaker 26 Feb. 17S8 

,, William, tailor, and Agness Tiviotdale 23 Feb. 1792 

Reith, George, weaver, and Helen Rea 1 Feb. 1752 

Rennie, James, servant to Walter Scott, brewer in Gairnshall, and 

Margaret Reid, servant to Deacon M'Millan, flesher 16 May 1712 

,, James, merchant in Alloa, and Margaret Swinton, daughter to 

Clerk Swinton 13 Dec. 1735 

,, Janet, residenter in Pentland, and David Loran, cowfeeder 

in Croft Angry 2 April 1773 

„ (Rhenie), Lewis, servant to Alexander Neish, coachmaker, and 
Margaret Anderson, servant to Alexander Brunton, 
portioner of Collingtoun 13 June 1713 

„ Marion, daughter to the deceast William Renie, baxter in 
North Berwick, presently servitrix to David Lindsay, 
merchand in Edinburgh, and John Kelso, gunner, for 
present resyding in the Abbay 4 Apr 1724 

„ Miss Mary, daughter of Mr. James Rennie, farmer at Fasside, 
and Mr. Walter Hogg, manager for the British Linen Com- 
pany 6 June 1789 

,, Thomas, and Grissell Scot, ane of Edinburgh 

mar. in Edinburgh Fryday, 29 June 1649 
Renton, Alexander, writer, and Margrat Cairns, daughter of the 

deceased Adam Cairns, vintnar in I.aneik 24 Mar. 1785 

„ Miss Ann, daughter of the late James Renton, and Mr. David 

Neilson, merchant 23 Dec. 1799 



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Renton, Euphemia, daughter of James Renton, labourer in Mussel- 
burgh, and James Baird, labourer 7 Jan. 1800 
„ Christina, and David Douglass, brewer's servant 24 May 1735 
„ Janet, and John Johnston 21 June 1738 
,, Jean, daughter of the deceased Peter Renton, weaver, and 

Hunter Burnet, cabinetmaker 16 Nov. 1790 

,. Kaithren, daughter of John Renton, coachdriver, and William 

Christie, hairdresser 8 Mar. 1792 

., Marioun, from Eyemouth, and Thomas Miller, ane of the 

parish of Lintoun, mar. be Mr. George Leslie Fryday, 13 Aug. 1650 
„ William, sailor, and Isabell Stevenson, daughter of David 

Stevenson, currier 5 Aug. 1786 

Rentowell, Robert, merchant, Kincardin, and Janet Dewar, daughter 

to the deceased John Dewar, fanner, Beth 1 May 1778 

Renwick (Rannick), Robert, fynster, and Mause Barnes, mar. in the 
Kirk of Cannongate be Mr. George Leslie 

p. iS May, m. Thursday, 5 June 1656 
Reoch, Ann, daughter to John Reoch, gardner, and John Kay, 

carpenter 5 Aug. 1773 

Isabella, daughter of John Reoch, farmer, and Charles David- 
son, shoemaker 4 Jan. 17S6 
., James, cordner, and Catherine Livingston, Edinburgh 2S July 1737 
„ James, merchant in Leith, and Miss Isabella Cowan, daughter 

of Mr. Charles Cowan, merchant 26 Mar. 1796 

„ Jean, daughtei of the deceased John Reoch, founder, and John 

M'Gilchrist, baxter 16 April 1784 

„ Margaret, daughter of the deceased John Reoch, founder, and 

James Reickie, tabaconist 14 April 1790 

., May, daughter of John Reoch, cooper in the parish of Kin- 

claven, Perthshire, and James Morton, weaver 25 Aug. 1796 

,. Captain William Charles, late of the Royal Navy, and 
Miss Jane Sinclair, youngest daughter of Alexander 
Sinclair, Esq. of Barrak 18 Aug. 1795 

Reston, Rev. Mr., minister of the Gosple at Biggar, and Elizabeth 

Claiton, daughter of John Claiton, plasterer 3 Sept. 1788 

., James, soldier in Colonel Dundas's Regiment, and Ann Hark- 
ness, daughter of James Harkness ; witness, Henry 
Stewart, soldier 31 Mar. 1795 

Rethob (or Retsok), Agnes, and William Bissat mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

Retoche, James, and Marioun Young 20 Aug. 1567 

Reynold, Alexander, and Grissell Merser, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 12 Sept., m. Thursday, 30 Sept. 1669 
Reynoldson, Elizabeth, daughter of William Rytter Reynoldson of 

Yorkshire, and George Paterson, waggoner 2 June 1794 

Reytoun, Margaret, and Alexander Falconer, mar. in the Church of 
Halyroodhous by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

Thursday, 22 July 1669 
Rhind (Rind), Agnes, and John M'Gaften, cook in Edinburgh, mar. 
in the Church of Halyroodous be Mr. Patrick Hepburne 

p. [3 May, m. Fryday, 8 June 1666 
., David, drum major in the 32nd Regiment of Foot, now lying 

in this place, and Ann Farquhar, indweller 23 April 1763 

„ Elizabeth, and Francis Stutton, weaver 8 May 1776 

„ Richard, sailer, and Margratt llau.i. daughter of George 

liana, labourer 26 Oct. 1791 

„ Susan, and Kenneth M'Andrew, flaxdresser 30 Sept. 1769 

Rice, Ann, daughter of Sainual Rice, gardener at Magbiehill, and 

James M'Donald, chair-maker 14 Mar. 1799 

Richard, William, merchant!, and Agnes Hepburne, both 
parochineris in Edinburgh, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 
hous be Mr. John Hog, minister Fryday, 5 Mar. 1652 



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Richard, William, coppersmith, and Agnes Anderson, daughter to 

John Anderson, fanner 9 Sept. 1772 

Richards, William, soldier in the Shropeshire Regiment, and 

Margarate M'Grigor, daughter of Thomas M'Gregor, 

residenter in Edinburgh 4 May 1799 

Richardson, Agnes, and Robert Cunyngbame, both in this congrega- 
tion p. 20 .May, mar. at Lasswade 21 June 1660 
„ Mrs. Agnes, daughter of John Richardson, merchant in 

Paterow, and Mr. David Matheson, candlemaker in 

Dalkeith 2 Sept. 1796 

„ Alison, daughter of Thomas Richardson, mason in Edinburgh, 

and Robert Henderson, mariner 22 Feb. 1800 

„ Andrew, gentleman's servant, and Janet Henderson, daughter 

to John Henderson, herd in the parish of Herriot 30 May 1765 

„ Andrew, smith, and Robina Cavers, daughter of Thomas 

Cavers, farmer at Hawack 25 May 1797 

,, Ann, daughter of the deceased John Richardson, and George 

Hogg, wright 20 Feb. 1782 

„ Anna, relict of the deceast Robert M'Cullocb, merchant burges 

of Edinburgh, and James Colvill, portioner of Prestoun in 

the shyre of Berwick 14 Dec. 1700 

„ Anthony, soldier in the 90th Regment, and Margrat Nairn, 

daughter to the deceased James Nairn 10 Oct. 1781 

,, Christina, daughter of Wifliam Richardson, labourer in the 

parish of Atholstenfoord, and George Lauder, labourer 20 July 1799 
., David, and Catharen Wood in Edinburgh, 

p. 18 Feb. mar. at Edinburgh 9 Mar. 1666 
„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Richardson, potter, and James 

Gairdner, hair dresser 25 Mar. 1785 

„ Elizabeth, labourer, and John Shiphard, tailor 16 June 17S6 

Francis, weaver, and Elizabeth Murray 19 Dec. 1781 

.. George, and Jonet Sprot 20 Aug. 1567 

„ Henrietta, daughter of the late William Richardson, school- 
master in East Linton, and Peter Duff, grocer 4 June 1798 
„ James, and Issobell Findlay, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house p. 12 Oct., m. Tuesday, 4 Nov. 1673 

„ Janet, in Trannent, and James M'llduff Sabbath', 18 Feb. 1655 

., (Richesun) Janet, and John Will 18 Feb. 1564 

.. land, daughter of William Richardson, teacher in Linton, 

East Lothian, and John Sinclair, goldsmith 21 Nov. 1796 

.. John, tanner, and Marion Pringle " 7 Oct. 1749 

.. Jonathan, dyer, and Helen Thomson, daughter of James 

Thomson, miller in Scotts Mill, parish of Pebles 6 Mar. 1800 

., Margaret, and Alexander Patersoon, cook p. 26 Jan., m. 14 Feb. 1696 

.. Margaret, daughter of John Richardson, salt officer, at West 

Panns, and William Stewait, mason 3 Mar. 1796 

,, Margaret, daughter of John Richardson, residenter in Berwick, 

and Alexander Main, soldier in the lloplon Fenciblcs 20 Feb. 1799 
„ Margaret, daughter of John Richardson, smith in Spittal, and 

William Darge, tailor 6 Aug. 1799 

.. Marion, daughter of John Richardson, farmer in Pencaith- 

land, and Peter Ferguson, servant 2 May 1799 

„ Mary, daughter of William Ri< hardson, brewer in the Nungate, 

Hadington, and John Waterston, joiner 5 June 1800 

., Matthew, and [sobell Wier, both servants to the Earl of 

Haddingtown 4 June 1768 

„ Peter, smith, and Marion Inglis, daughter of the late George 

Inglis, husbandman 21 July 1S00 

,. Rebecca, daughter of Alexander Richardson, tailor in Samuel- 

ston, and Mathew Reid, tailor in the parish of Preston 16 Nov. 1793 
„ Mr. Richard, merchant in the parish of Richton, and Elizabeth 

Pommilla, daughter of the deceast John Pommilla, farmer 15 Oct. 1794 



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Richardson, Robert, inert-hand in Edinburgh, and Barbara Steill, 
mar. in the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, 
minister p. 18 June, m. Fryday, 7 July 1665 

,, Robert, soldier in Colonel Price's Regiament, and Elisabeth 

Crooks 12 May 1743 

., Robert, gairdner, and Kaithrine Lourie, daughter of the 

deceased John Lourie, baker in Prestonpans 25 Feb. 1786 

„ Robert, secretary to the British Linen Company, and Sarrah 
Hogg, daughter of Walter Hogg, manager of said Company 

6 Dec. 1788 

.. Robert, labourer, and Elizabeth Melrose, daughter of William 

Melrose, shoemaker 2 Jan. 1798 

.. (Richesun), Samuell, and Doro Mortimar 20 Aug. 1567 

., Susan, daughter to the deceased John Richardson, smith in 

Edinburgh, and Andrew Milligan, watch case maker 2 Sept. 1781 

.. Susan, daughter of the deceased John Richardson, smith in 

Edinburgh, and Andrew Boag, cutler in Edinburgh 5 Sept. 1789 

., William, ami Helene Tailzeour, mar. in the Kiik of Halyrood- 
hous, by Mr. Patrick Hepburne, minister 

p. 17 June, m. Tuysday, 28 Aug. 1666 

., William, servant to my Lord Newhall, and Mary Doeg, 
daughter to the deceast David Doeg, merchant in Pitten- 
weem 9 May 1729 

„ William, soldier in the 25th Regment, and Elizabeth Provent 2 July 1 781 
Richmond, Esther, daughter of John Richmond, manufacturer, and 

Joseph Thomson, printer 18 Jan. 1800 

„ Janet, and John Geddes, parochineris in North Leith, mar. in 
the Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. Thomas Gilbert 

Fryday, 5 Nov. 1652 

., Miss Jean, daughter of Mr. John Richmond, merchant in 

Edinburgh, and Mr. Charles Freebairn, merchant 2 May 1799 

,, John, gardener, and Helen Taylor, daughter of Daniel 

Taylor, freeholder in Dumbar 9 Sept. 1796 

Rickan, Harry, joiner, and Margaret Stewart 13 July 1754 

Rickartoun, lames, servitour to Sir James Dick of Preistfeild, and 

Jonet Heriot, servitour to Alexander Ramsay, talesman of 

the park of Holyroodhouse 8 Sept. 1694 

Riddell, Ann, and Alexander Gray, merchant 9 June 1744 

Mr. Archibald, minister at Weenies, and Jean Ker 8 May 1694 

.. Barbara, (laughter of William Riddell, shoemaker in Aberdeen, 

and John M'Lean, flaxdresser 1 May 1 787 

,, Bartholomew, and Elisabeth Robertson, servant to Mr. Hotham, 

residenter II Mar. 1737 

„ Catherine, and Edward M'Car, both parochineris in Edin- 
burgh, mar. be Mr. Johne Hog 5 Sept. 165 1 

„ James, journeyman smith, and Agnes Dowie, daughter to 

the deceased Andrew Dowie, flesher 1 Dec. 1759 

„ James, smith and ferier, and Jacobina Kirkland, daughter to 

James Kirkland, wright in Dalmahoy 2 May 1 77 1 

„ James, smith, and Isabel Dobison, daughter of Thomas 

Dobison, shoemaker 31 Oct. 1789 

,. Janet, daughter of Deacon Jas. Riddell, late smith and farrier, 
and Charles Crawford, copper smith in Edinburgh; wit- 
nesses, Mr. Mark Duncan and Mr. Archd. Hume 20 April 1793 

„ John, in the paroch of Hamiltoun, and Jean Sumervell, dochter 
lawful! to John Sumervell, hamerman, binges and frieman 

p. 30 July, m. 30 Aug. 1692 

., John, locksmith in Canongate, and Elizabeth Murdoch, 

daughter to Robert Murdoch, indwellcr in Edinburgh 26 Dec. 1761 

„ Margaret, and Robert llcpbrun of Berfoot, mar. elsewhere 10 June 1688 



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Riddell, Margaret, daughter of William Riddell, wright, and John 

Scott, wright 14 April 1794 

., Margaret, daughter of James Riddle, residenter in Berwick 
upon Tweed, and Joseph Williams, soldier in the Shrop 
Shire Malitia 29 May 1798 

„ Robert, journeyman wright, and Mary M'Donald 7 Jan. 1755 

„ Sarah, daughter of the deceased Robert Kidell, and Robert 

Darling, watchmaker 12 June 1789 

Riddoch, Ann, daughter to Alexander Reidoch, labourer in the parish 
(jf Libertoun, and John Russell, journeyman, shoemaker in 
Caltown 1 1 May 1758 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to John Riddoch, indueller, and Simon 

Frazer, soldier in Lord Sutherland's Highland Batallion 4 Dec. 1762 
,. Janet, daughter of Robert Riddoch, wright in the Haugh of Orr, 

and David Colley, merchant 12 Dec. 1798 

,. John, wright, and Anna Hamiltoun, in the Abbay, mar. in the 
Kirk of Halyroodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 3, m. Friday, 29 April 1664 
„ Marion, in Edinburgh, and Robert Gib 

p. 21 Oct., mar. at Edinburgh 15 Nov. 1666 
„ William, labourer, and May Alexander, daughter of Nicoll 

Alexander, sadletreemaker in Calton 18 Feb. 1795 

Ridley, Miss Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased John Ridly, Esq., 
Captain of the 20th Regimentt, and Patrick Crichton, 
marchant in Dundee 3 July 1790 

,, James, carpenter, and Jean Somervel, daughter of James 

Somervel, mason in Portsburgh 22 Jan. 1796 

Riley, Thomas, mariner in the Martin Sloop of War, and Mary 

Spinkston, daughter of Spingston, wool comber 17 Feb. 1800 

Riller, John, labourer, and Janet Downie, daughter of James Dounie, 

labourer 12 Sept. 178S 

Rillie, Thomas, stocking maker, and Margaret Paterson, daughter of 

the deceased James Paterson, labourer 12 |uly 1786 

Rintoul, Jean, daughter of James Rintoul, mason in Kenaway, and 

William Stobie, tobaconist 10 Feb. 1800 

Risk, John, servant to Mrs. Campbell of Blythswood, and Christian 

Fail bairn, servant to Mrs. Dr. Alston iS May 1774 

,, John, soldier in the 24th Regment, presently quartered in the 
Castle of Edinburgh, ami Hellen Palmer, daughter of the 
deceased William Palmer in Leith 3 Mar. 1785 

Ritchie, Agnes, daughter of John Ritchie, and John Fraser, labourer 

21 Sept. 1797 
., Allison, and hlias Scott, plumber 22 Feb. 1745 

„ Andrew, weaver, and Kathrine Morison, daughter of Thomas 

Morison, shoemaker in Dumfermline 21 Jan. 1800 

,. Ann, and Alexander Adie, brough officer 28 Sept. 1771 

.. Archibald, mariner, and Elizabeth Sutherland, daughter of 

Sutherland, labourer in Pleasance 8 Feb. 1796 

„ Christina, daughter of Alexander Ritchie, mariner in St. 

Andrews, and John Roberts, shoemaker 19 Nov. 1795 

„ David, glover, and Margaret Roy 7 Feb. 1756 

„ David, journeyman tailor, and Margaret Brown, daughter to 

Robert Brown, carter 24 June 1758 

,, Elizabeth, and James Mosie, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Thursday, 19 Nov. 1674 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to William Ritchie, tailor, bulges of Ports- 
burgh, and Alexander Wilsone, couper 4 .May 1703 
„ Elizabeth, and Colin Young, coachmaker 8 Sept. 1763 
„ Elizabeth, daughter to James Ritchie, brewer in Cramond, and 

John Rannie, baker 10 Aug. 1771 



1564-1800] Canongate Register of Marriages. 445 

Ritchie, Elizabeth, daughter of William Ritchie, couper in Dundee, and 

Archbald Campbell, guner in the 4th liatalion of Royal 

Artilary u Dec. 17S7 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of James Ritchie, farmer, and James Scott, 

officer of Marins, on half-pay 1 July 1791 

„ Elizabeth, dauy liter of Thomas Ritchie, mason, and Robert 

Kemp, mason 1 April 1794 

„ Euphemia, and Gilbert Hamiltoun, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 

roodhous be Mr. James Reid, minister at North Leith 

p. 15 May, m. Tuysday, 13 .Sept. 1664 
,, Gilbert, servitotir to the Earle of Roxburgh, and Margaret 

Melsone, relict of the deceast John Forrester, tailour m. 26 Mar. 1707 
„ Isabella, daughter to John Richie, starchmaker in the Abbey, 

and Andrew Malloch, baxter 1 i Aug. 1750 

.. James, and Isobell Hyslop in. 29 Nov. 1685 

„ James, smith, and Mary Stewart, daughter of Neil Stewart, 

shoemaker in Edinburgh 16 June tSco 

„ Janet, in Edinburgh, and James Bald 

p. 17 June, mar. at Edinburgh 3 Julv 1666 
„ Janet, daughter to John Richie, starchmaker.and David Heugh, 

weaver 16 June 1750 

„ Janet, relict of David Heugh, and Andrew Foster Ker, merchant 

in Berwick I 1 July 1755 

., Jean, daughter of Deacon Alexander Ritchie, and John Watt, 

comb maker 14 April 1792 

., John, wright, and Margaret Vorstone, daughter to Thomas 

Yorstone, siveu right 22 Mar. 1715 

,, John, journeyman coachmaker, and Ann Robertson, daughter 

to David Robertson, blacksmith in Hetherham,in the parish 

of Dunse 26 April 1759 

„ John, journeyman wright, and Marian Richie, daughter to 

Adam Richie, cowfeeder in Fountainbridge, resideing in 

Pleasance 18 Oct. 1763 

,, John, recruit in the 3rd Regment of Guards, and Barbra 

Smith, daughter to James Smith, labourer 3 July 17S1 

„ John, sailor and Henreta Thorn, daughter of the deceased John 

Thorn, labourer 1 Sept. 1783 

,, John, mariner, and Elizabeth Cowie, daughter of William Cowie, 

wright in l'restonpanns 5 Dec. 1795 

,, Katherine, daughter to Alexander Richie, lapidarie, and 

Thomas Holms, soldier in Sir Robert Rich's Dragoons 25 Sept. 1759 
,, Katherine, daughter of George Ritchie, tailor, and Thomas 

Bell, mason 10 Aug. 1799 

,, Margaret, relict of Samuel Henderson, gardner, and William 

Lid. lei, gardner 28 Dec. 1733 

„ Marion, daughter to Adam Richie. cowfeeder in Fountainbridge, 

now resideing in Pleasance, and John Richie, journeyman 

wright 18 Oct. 1763 

,, Marion, and William Petrie, shoemaker in the Abbey 26 Feb. [780 

,, Mary, daughter of Alexander Ritchie, shipmaster in the Methil, 

and John Morriss, sailer 3 Feb. 1791 

„ May, daughter of Thomas Ritchie, gardener in the Abbeyhill, 

and James Ranken, wright 22 Mar. 1796 

„ Patrick, and Margaret Barclay, mar. in the Church of Holirood- 

house Tuesday, 20 Oct. 1674 

„ Patrick, and Marion Hislope Sabbath, 28 Dec. 165 1 

,, Patrick, bonetmaker, and Janet Wyllie, mar. be Mr. John Hog 

within the Kirk of Halyroodhous p 20 June, m. Fryday, 16 July 1652 
., (Ritch), Peter, shoemaker, and Jean Caddell, daughter of Lewis 

Caddell, coachman 24 Nov. 1791 

.. Peter, labourer, and Marion Gordon, daughter of Robert Gordon, 

labourer in Edinburgh 21 Feb. 1797 



446 Canongate Register of Marriages [1564-1S00 

Ritchie, Sarah (Sally), daughter of Alexander Ritchie, smith in the 

New Toun, and William Morris, servant 11 April 1798 

,. Sinclair, daughter of James Ritchie, smith in Bowbridge, and 

Williame Henderson, glazier ; witness, John Young 20 June 1793 

,, Thomas, soldier in the 25th Redgment, and Hellen Crumble, 

daughter to Henry Crumble, inn keeper 3 Feb. 1782 

„ Thomas, upholsterer, and Janet Little, daughter of John Little, 

late clerk in Edinburgh ; witness, Robert Kemp 29 Oct. 1799 

„ William, gentleman's servant, and Rosie Harkis, daughter of 

Peter Harkis, carter in Tranent 13 July 1798 

Rob, Agnes, in the Grayfrier paroch in Edinburgh, and William Dick 

m. 26 June 1690 
Robb, Barbara, and Andro Bullman, wright, mar. in the Kirk of 

Halyroodhous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone Fryday, 16 Nov. 1660 
„ Elizabeth, daughter to the deceast John Rob, farmer in 

Skirlin, and Edward Ramage, servant to Thomas Johnstone, 

candlemaker 21 May 1715 

,, Elizabeth, daughter of the deceased Andrew Robb, and Robert 

Jackson, brewer's servant 20 May 1785 

„ John, labourer, and Christian Gun 9 Mar. 1784 

„ Mary, and Francis Baxter m. 3 Feb. J087 

„ Mary, relict of the deceast Francis Baxter, stabler, and 

William Mitchell, stabler p. 25 Oct., m. 21 Nov. 1695 

,. Mary, daughter of George Robb, labourer in Couper of Fife, 

and George Gourley, weaver 2 July 1799 

.. William, and Jonat M'Ganold mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

., William, carpenter, and Janet Gilchrist, daughter of Andrew 

Gilchrist, carter in Linlithgow 13 Jan. 1796 

Robert, James, barber in the Abbay of Holyroodhouse, and Elizabeth 

Swanstoun, servitrix to the Erie of Sutherland 

p. 18 April, rri. 28 May 1695 
Roberts, Helen, daughter of John Roberts, labourer in Polmont, and 

David Jackson, soldier in the 29th Regiment ; witness, 

Robert White 29 Sept. 1S00 

,, John, shoemaker, and Christian Ritchie, daughter of Alexander 

Ritchie, mariner in St. Andrews 19 Nov. 1795 

., John, soldier in the Shrop shire fencibles, and Mary Knight, 

daughter of James Knight, wheel wright in Pennycook 9 Aug. 179S 
„ Richard, soldier in the Shropshire Malitia, and Maria 

Brandon, relict of John Brandon, labourer in Edinburgh 

12 Dec. 1798 
Robertson, Agnes, and William Bissat 20 April 1566 

.. Agnes, and William Leitth in South Leith Sabbath, 18 April 1669 

., Agnes, daughter of David Robertson, skinner in Dumfries, 

and William Anderson of the Northfolk Malitia ; witness, 

John Peacock, Serjeant 4 Nov. 1799 

„ Alexander, and Jeane Glendining in Edinburgh 

p. 20 Feb., mar. in Edinburgh 10 Mar. 1659 
,. Alexander, and Isobell Dick 18 Nov. 1715 

„ Alexander, tailor, and Robina M'Arthur, daughter to the 

deceased Robert M'Arthur 5 July 1776 

,. Alexander, labourer, and Ann Camion 22 Nov. 17S2 

„ Alexander, gentleman's servant, and Margrate Learmonth, 

daughter of James Learmonth, carter 17 May 17S6 

,, Alexander, mason, and Elisabeth Cuningham, daughter of the 

deceased John Cuningham 11 Nov. 1789 
,, Alexander, chairman, and Kathrine Watson, daughter of 

Watson, labourer in Edinburgh 27 Feb. 179S 

„ Alexander, chair master, and Janet Monro, daughter of James 

Monro in M'Intosh 2 June 179S 



1564-1800] Canongate Register of Marriages. 447 

Robertson, Andrew, harbour, and Margaret Sinclair, mar. in our Kirk 

of Halyroodhous be Mr. Jon Hog Fryday, 16 Feb. 1649 

,, Andrew, cordener, and Jonet Hewat, daughter to John Hewat, 

sailor 16 Feb. 1703 

„ Ann, and John Milln, watchmaker 6 Jan. 1753 

„ Ann, daughter to David Robertson, blacksmith in Hetherham, 
in the parish of Dunse, and John Richie, journeyman 
coachmaker 26 April 1759 

„ Ann, and Arthur Borland, gentleman's servant 13 Aug. 17S0 

„ Ann, daughter of John Robertson, jeweler and dentist in 
Edinburgh, and Ceorge Lee, Serjeant in the Northfolk 
light Dragoons 22 May 1798 

., Barbara, and John Hai law m. 4 Aug. 1646 

,, Barbara, and John Maners, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Nairne, minister 

p. :, Nov., m. Fryday. 14 Dec. 1660 

„ Barbara, daughter of Alexander Robertson, gardener in 

Broughton, and William Chalmers, tailor 16 May 1795 

„ Catherine, daughter to Robert Robertson, brewer in Edin- 
burgh, and Alexander Syme, baxter 6 May 1729 

,, Catherine, relict of Alexander Syme, baxter, and John Wither- 

spoon, baxter 19 Jan. 1739 

„ Charles, chapman, and Ann Young, daughter to Mark Young, 

vintner in Dalkieth 18 Mar. 1771 

,, Christina, and Andrew Scott from Rickertoun Craig 

m. Tuysday, 19 Oct. 1647 

., Christina, daughter to Robert Robertson, farmer in Kirkcaldie, 

and Benjamine Wood, stocking-frame smith 16 Dec. 1775 

., Christina, and John Ronaldson, weaver S Feb. 1771; 

,, Christina, daughter to Thomas Robertson, farmer att Gleg- 

horne, and Andrew Cathie, sclater in Hadington 12 Dec. 1780 

„ Christina, daughter of the deceased John Robertson, farmer 

and Alexander Beaton, soldier in the 19th Redgment 6 Sept. 17S3 

„ Christina, daughter of George Robertson, flax dresser in St. 

Andrews, and Stewart Broun, servant 1 1 May 1 79, 

,, Christina, daughter of James Robertson, tailor in Gullon, and 

Robert Borthwick, baker 25 July 1795 

,, Dr. Colin, physician in Perth, and Miss Grant Thomson, 
daughter to the deceased Bailie Adam Thomson, sometime 
brewer 12 Dec. 1 76 1 

., Daniel, and Agnes Carbraith : Galbraith , in West Kirk p.iroch 

Sabbath, 10 Dec. 1665 

„ Daniel, tailor, and Barbara Forrester, mar. in Church of Haly- 
roodhous be Mr. James Kid, minister 

p. 17 June, in. Tuysday, lojuly 1666 

„ Daniel, baxter, and Agnes Johnston, servant to Robert Cock- 
burn, merchant 13 May 1749 

„ Daniel, baker, and Helen M'donald, daughter to the deceased 

Allan M'donald 18 Oct. 1702 

., David, and Jean Rosse m. 23 May 1686 

„ David, residenter, and Constans Rodham, daughter to the 
deceast Robert Rodham, late postmaster of Berwick, 
presently residing in the parish of Paisley [ 1 Jan. 17:3 

„ David, farmer in Hillside, the parish of Forgan, and Isobella 

Wymes, daughter of Mi. David YVymes in l.ath.dlan 9 Jan. 1795 

,, Donald, soldier in tin- 73rd Regimentt, and Maigiatt Johnston, 

daughtei of Andrew Johnston, marchant 29 July 1790 

.. Edmond, shoemaker, and Jean J inkison 13 Oct. 1780 

,, Eleanor, and David Willson, bn wei 12 Oct. 1754 

,. Elizabeth, and George Drysdaill, tailor, mar. in the Kirk of 
Halyroodhous by Mi. lame- Kid, minister 

p. 25 July, m. Sabbath, 8 Aug. 1669 



448 Canongate Register of Marriages. [1564-1S00 

Robertson, Elizabeth, and James Craich in the paroch of Clack- 
mannan m. 17 Nov. 1685 
,, Elizabeth, and Williame Stevin, mar. in the Kirk of Halyrood- 

hous be Mr. Alexander Hutchesone, minister 

p. 21 April, m. Fryday, 21 June 1661 
„ Elizabeth, servitrix to John Forbes, pewtherer, and James 

Crightoun, cordiner in Portsburgh p. 10 May, m. 9 June 1698 

,, Elizabeth, daughter to Alexander Robertsone, tailor, bulges, 

and James M'Farlane, wright 6 April 1706 

„ Elizabeth, servant to Mr Hotham, residenter, and Bartholomew 

Riddell 11 Mar. 1737 

„ Elizabeth, daughter to John Robertson, vintner in Criff, and 

Charles Grain, journeyman weaver 25 Feb. 1758 

,, Elizabeth, daughter to James Robertson, of the parish of 

Corstorphin, and William Scott iS Dec. 1773 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of James Robertson, at the Black Bull, 

and Mathew Sully, junior, of the Circus 10 Feb. 1792 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Robertson, farmer in the parish of 

Crosby, and William Spence, gardener 22 July 179- 

„ Elizabeth, daughter of John Robertson, jeweler in Edinburgh, 

and George Russell, hair dresser 1 1 Oct. 1799 

„ Fergus, and Masy Keir mar. about 20 Aug. 1567 

,, Findlay, labourer, and Jannet Anderson, daughter of James 

Anderson 19 Feb. 1787 

„ Fleming, daughter of John Robertson, wright in Edinburgh, 

and William Dudgley, fifer in the nth Regment 29 Aug. 1798 

„ Fleming, daughter of Charles Robertson, gentleman's servant 

in Edinburgh, and Daniel Brilley, Serjeant in the Northfolk 

Regiment 18 Sept. 179S 

„ George, and May Brus 13 July 1566 

„ George, and Janet Dobson, mar in the Church of Holirood- 

. house Tuesday, 14 July 1674 

,, George, tailor in the Potterrow, and Margaret Pittillo, servitrix 

to Captaine John Skeen of Halyairds p. 10 Aug., m. 3 Sept. 1697 

„ George, comb maker, and Janet Ross, daughter of the deceased 

Alexander Ross, labourer 15 Nov. 1792 

„ Gershom, shoemaker, residenter, and Christian Thomson, 

daughtei of Donald Thomson, labourer 2 Sept. 1793 

„ Grisel, daughter of Thomas Robertson, and William Kyle, 

shoemaker 31 Oct. 1789 

„ Grizel, daughter of James Robertson, in the parish of Orwel, 

and John Hutton, weaver 28 Dec. 1798 

„ Hannah, and Thomas Robertson, farmer at North Berwick 22 July 1794 
„ Helen, relick of Alexander Scougal, and William Bell, 

gardner at the Gibbet in the West Kirk Parish 19 May 1732 

,, Helen, daughter to the deceased Charles Robertson, labourer, 

and John Duncan, journeyman mason 5 June 1 766 

„ Helen, and Thomas Elder, labourer 22 June 1781 

„ Helen, daughter to Alexander Robertson, whitener, and 

Robert M'intosh, porter 12 Aug. 1784 

„ Helen, daughter of the deceased James Robertson, looking glass 

maker, and William Murray,' shoemaker 25 Dec. 1786 

„ Helen, daughter of James Robertson, gentleman's servant, and 

James Fairgrieve, gardener 14 Oct. 1796 

„ Helen, daughter of Robertson, farmer in the shire of 

Perth, and James Pringle, servant 7 Mar. 179S 

„ Helen, daughter of George Robertson, mason in Edinburgh, 

and Alexander Grahame, soldier in the Bredalbin fenciblcs, 

iS Nov. 1800 
„ Hendrey, gardner, and Janet Dickman, daughter of William 

Dickman, tailor 16 April 1788 



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