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Full text of "The register of marriages for the parish of Edinburgh, 1595-1700"

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GENEALOGY COLLECTION 



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PART XXXTTT. 




APBIL 1906 


SCOTTISH 


RECORD 


SOCIEIT. 



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REGISTER OF MARRIAGES FOR THE 
PARISH OF EDINBURGH, 

iSgS-iToo. 



CONTENTS. 
MOWBRAY TO SCOTT, . . . Pages 497 to 608. 



EDINBURGH : 
PRINTED FOR THE SOCIETY BY JAMES SKINNER & COMPANY. 

1906 



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1403850 

1 595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 497 

Mowbray (Moubray, Mowbrey), John, merchant ; Elizabeth 

Stevinsone 24 Nov. 1653 

,, John, merchant ; Mary Frank 7 Mar. 1662 

„ John, skinner ; Agnes Colvell 13 July 1609 

„ Margaret ; John Morisone, tailor 23 Aug. 1660 

^ „ Margaret ; John Stoddert 2 June 1674 

(^ „ Margaret ; William Innes 12 Sept. 1675 

>>•- „ Marion; Gavin Scot, skinner 21 Feb. 1622 

■> „ Marion ; Thomas Somervell, skinner 12 Sept. 1632 

„ Mary; John Malcolm 17 June 1692 

;Qh" „ Mr. Patrick, writer ; Helen Crightoun 26 Apr. 1665 

\_J „ Mr. Patrick, writer ; Sarah Maxtoun 24 Aug 1668 

„ Rachel ; George Gairdner, tailor 18 Nov. 16 13 

>y „ Robert, armourer ; Isobel Weir 27 July 1609 

v ,, Robert, silk weaver ; Agnes Smyth 7 July 1674 

fS „ Robert, in Cramond ; Elizabeth Saars, d of the deceased 

^ Robert S., litster in Ayr 17 May 1696, m. 12 June 1696 

aC^ ,, Thomas, wright ; Mary Tweedie 15 July 1675 

yk ,, William, merchant ; Nicolas Broun 14 Nov. 1654 

I „ William, silk weaver ; Elizabeth Jackson 19 Sept. 1667 

I „ William, skinner ; Margaret Burne 18 Dec. 1628 

Q „ William, skinner ; Helen Jacksone 18 Dec. 1634 

■^j „ William, tailor ; Margaret Law 14 Nov. 1672 

„ William, wright in S. Leith parish ; Margaret Forrest, d. 

of James F., bonnetmaker in Leslie 12 IVIay 1700, m. 20 June 1700 

Mowtray (Moultrey, Moutray, Moutrey, Mowtrey) of Res- 

cobie, Robert ; Mary Scott, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean u Jan. 1681 

„ Alexander, stabler ; Margaret Alane 12 Aug. 161 9 

„ Alison ; John Sawers, painter 2 July 1629 

,, Andrew, timber sawer ; Eupham Watsone 4 Mar. 1647 

,, David, merchant ; Catherine Henrysone 5 July 1621 

„ David, merchant ; Marion Bordland 13 Jan. 1635 

,, Elizabeth ; James Skeene, writer 13 Sept. 1655 

„ George ; Janet Stark 31 Mar. 1671 

V 55 Helen ; John Robertsoune, merchant 19 May 1601 

X;*;^ „ Helen; Robert Smart, merchant i Oct. 161 2 

^ „ James, husbandman ; Jean Hunter 17 .\ug. 1652 

\ „ James, wright ; Bessie Waugh 18 Aug. 1682 

,, Janet ; Robert Killpatrik, writer 5 Oct. 1669 

„ Janet ; Patrick Tullus 25 Sept. 1681 

„ John, mason ; Catharine Dewar 2 Aug. 1683 

„ John, mealmaker in Lasswade parish ; Christian Garnock, 

d. of Andrew G., farmer at Kinross 

9 July 1699, m. at Liberton Kirk 11 Aug. 1699 

,, Marjory ; James Chalmers 19 Nov. 1618 

„ Mary ; Andrew Shearer, mason 14 June 168 1 

„ Sophia ; John Fish 29 Jan. 1678 

Moyes (Moyse), James, candlemaker ; Agnes Wilsoun 29 June 1649 

,, Michael, cooper ; Helen Grahame 9 Jan. 1627 

Moysant, Stevin, Frenchman ; Janet Moore 15 Nov. 1655 

Moyses, Bessie ; William Walker, dagmaker 22 Nov. 1626 

,, Janet; Walter Ross 21 Apr. 1680 

Moysie, Agnes ; William Gudlad, litster 29 Dec. 161 7 

„ Alexander, bonnetmaker ; Isobel Spanker 30 Nov. 1647 

„ James, "bloksmyth"; Janet Imbrie 10 June 1658 

„ Janet ; Patrick Stirling, bonnetmaker 8 Apr. 1624 

„ Janet ; Alexander Elder, brewer 24 July 1673 

J, Margaret ; Patrick Haistie, weaver 27 July 1643 

„ Thomas, blacksmith ; Mary Jollie 4 Dec. 1663 

,^ Walter, tailor ; Janet Wilsoun 17 June 1656 

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49^ ^^dinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Muckall, Marion ; John Fiaser, stabler 22 July 1681 

Muckarsie (Mowkersie, Muckassie, Mukcarsie, Mukcasie), 

Euphain ; Thomas Lawrie, writer 16 May 1609 

„ Henry, merchant ; Agnes Broun 17 Aug. 1655 

„ Henry, soldier ; Marion Vaitch 8 Apr. 1652 

,, Henry, stabler ; Janet Inglis 29 Apr. 1673 

,, Janet ; James Mash, weaver 12 Dec. 1628 

Muckle, Margaret ; James Caldwells, wright 11 Nov. 1692 

Mudie, Archibald, apothecary ; Marion Masterton 9 Apr. 1600 

,, Charles, writer ; Christian Campbell 28 Oct. 1692 

,, James, litster, indweller ; Elizabeth Reid, d. of Alexander 

Reid, deceased, writer in Edinburgh 

24 July 1698, m. 18 Aug. 1698 
„ William, wright ; Marion Gibsoune 18 Oct. 1598 

,, William ; Marion Edmistoun 7 July 1596 

See also Moodie. 
Muig, Mr. John, merchant ; Margaret Meason. 24 Oct. 1679 

„ Mr. John ; Elizabeth Hamilton, married by Mr. William 
Annand, Dean, by warrant from S. A. upon the 23rd 
instant 24 Jan. 1678 

Muild, John, bookbinder ; Margaret Breadfoot 20 Sept. 1638 

Muir (Muire, Mure) of Munkwood, Robert ; Barbara Barclay, 
d. of the deceased Sir Robert B. of Perston 

2 Aug. 1696, m. 14 Aug. 1696 
,, Agnes; Hew Jamesoune, tailor 15 Sept. 1601 

„ Agnes ; John Sommer, wobster 23 July 1605 

„ Agnes ; John Pollert, wright 19 May 1608 

„ Agnes ; Robert M'Millan, flesher 6 July 1677 

„ Agnes ; John Constable, flesher 28 Mar. 1679 

,, Agnes ; Walter Waddell, maltman 10 May 1696 

„ Alexander, husbandman ; Isobel Good 5 Dec. 1616 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Marion Dykes 23 Aug. 1598 

„ Alexander, musician ; Christian Hempseed, d. of de- 
ceased John H., indweller 6 Mar. 1698, m. 22 Mar. 1698 
,, Allan, flesher ; Agnes Nicolsoune 10 Mar. 1602 
„ Andrew, maltman ; Janet Caldum 23 Dec. 1606 
„ Andrew, merchant ; Janet Mertene 18 June 1600 
,, Mr. Archibald, preacher of the gospel ; Elizabeth Liddell, 
d. of deceased Mr. David L., minister at Glasgow 

6 Aug. 1699, m. 21 Aug. 1699 
„ Archibald, merchant; Jean Kennedy 21 Oct. 1675 

„ Barbara; Patrick Nicolson, husbandman 15 Mar. 1667 

,, Bessie; Andrew Stewart, maltman 13 Dec. 1598 

„ Bessie ; James Wricht, stabler 6 Feb. 1600 

„ Bessie ; Alexander Smith, tailor i Dec. 1602 

„ Catharine ; John Rob, workman 15 June 1666 

„ Catharine ; John Elder 6 July 1683 

„ Christian ; Walter Keir, cordiner 25 Oct. 1667 

„ Claud, writer ; Grizel Dawine 7 Dec. 1666 

„ Cuthbert, furrier ; Alison Home 23 Feb. 1609 

„ David, armourer ; Margaret Dowall 8 Oct. 1669 

,, David, bonnetmaker ; ]\Iarion Mure 26Junei6io 

,, David, candlemaker ; Elspeth Weir, married 17 day 16 July 1668 
„ David, coriar ; Jean Harper 25 July 1673 

„ David, flesher ; Isobel Adamesone 18 Nov. 1606 

„ David, indweller; Janet Semple 8 Dec. 1664 

,, Elizabeth : Andrew Sheirer 25 July 1690 

„ Eupham ; Edward Wallace, writer 19 Apr. 1682 

„ George, indweller ; Marion Duncan 29 Nov. 1661 

„ George, smith : Jean Anderson, married by Mr. John 

M'Queen 9 July 1682 



1595-I700-] Edinbitrgii Marriage Register. 



499 



Muir (Muire, Mure), Gideon, tailor ; Christian Pottinger 
„ Giles ; Richard Bowmaker 
„ Grizel ; John Brand 
„ Helen ; James Childers, sediler 
„ Helen ; Robert Murray, wright 
„ Helen ; Thomas Boyd 
,, Henry, flesher ; Helen Willson 
„ Henry, maltman ; Alison Guthrie 

G., farmer at Cranston 
„ Hew, cordiner in S. Leith ; Catharine Haddingtoun, 

widow of John Man, indweller in West Kirk parish 

30 Jan. 1698, m. i Mar. 1698 



3 Jan. 1679 

14 May 1595 

9 Dec. 1692 

17 Sept. 1669 

23 June 1674 

20 Mar. 1690 

I Nov. 1667 

of deceased George 

20 June 1697, m. 5 Aug. 1697 



Janet 
Janet 
Janet 
Janet 



Hew, merchant ; Marion Gray 
Isobel ; James Allane, stabler 
Isobel ; James Park, cordiner 
James, glover ; Margaret Hodge 
James, indweller ; Margaret Craw- 
James, mealmaker ; Jean Bone 
James, merchant ; Jean Hopper 
James, merchant ; Margaret Hamilton 
James, skinner ; Elspet Grahame 
James, skinner ; Catharine Greenlaw 
James, indweller, skinner ; his widow. See 
James, vintner ; Isobel Rynd 
James ; Robert Robertson 
Janet ; Robert Murheid 

John Cunnynghame, workman 

Patrick Bell, cooper 

Robert Andersone, tailor 

James Levingstoun, stabler 
Janet ; James Adamson, baker 
Janet ; Andrew Inglis, tailor 
Janet ; John Kinloch, wright 

Mistress Jean ; Gavin Rallstoun, younger, of that Ilk 
Jean ; Robert Adinstoun, skinner 
Jean ; William Eliot, cordiner 
Jean ; Andrew Chrystie, baker 
Jean ; Patrick Hunter, mason 
Mr. John, writer ; Jean Weyms 
John, indweller ; Rachel Maxwell, married by 

William Annand 
John, merchant ; Janet Miller 
John, stabler; Anna Halyburton 
John, tailor ; Janet Huntter 
John, workman ; Margaret Levingstoun 
Katharine ; Robert Johnestcun 
Margaret ; Richard William sone, merchant 
Margaret ; John Cuninngham 
Marion ; David Mure, bonnetmaker 
Marion ; John Gibsone, baker 
Marion ; James Brysoun, workman 
Marion ; William Litster, brewer 
Marion ; William Fenton, merchant 
Marjory ; Michael Jamesoune, mariner 
Martha ; David Logane, writer 
Nicol, workman ; Isobel Brokhous 
Ninian, merchant ; Janet Fleming- 
Patrick, wright ; Marion Junkison 
Patrick, wright ; Marion Flencher 
Robert, glover ; Margaret Deans 
Robert, indweller ; Rachel Dickson 



21 Mar. 1673 
5 June 1608 

16 Mar. 1679 
5 July 1664 

16 June 1665 

23 June 1692 

10 Nov. 1664 

24 Oct. 1676 

6 Sept. 1610 
9 July 1 69 1 

Katharine Greenlaw. 

16 Nov. 1647 

2 Nov. 1688 
13 Apr. 1595 
28 July 1 60 1 

16 Feb. 1609 
21 Jan. 1613 

1 Sept. 1613 
7 July 1664 

13 Dec. 1672 
18 Feb. 1679 

9 Mar. 1 67 1 

7 Aug. 1668 
4 Jan. 1672 

25 June 1674 

14 Dec. 1676 

8 Mar. 1666 
Mr. 

B. 27 Apr. 1674 
1 1 Sept. 1610 

17 June 1670 

1 1 July 1605 

3 Aug. 1613 
3 Oct. 1599 

II June 1612 

2 Apr. 1699 

26 June 1610 
29 May 161 5 

3 Apr. 1617 
7 Aug. 1674 
14 July 1680 

27 July 1609 
II Apr. 161 1 
19 Aug. 1606 
13 May 1600 
23 June 1682 

K. 24 July 1690 
21 July 1671 
16 Apr. 1663 



N. 



500 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Muir (Muire, Mure), Robert, indweller ; Mary Robertson i Dec. 1663 

„ Robert, skinner ; Grizel Hodge 20 June 1684 

„ Robert, stabler ; Isobel Broun 19 Jan. 1669 

„ Robert, tailor ; Agnes Bryson 12 Mar. 1675 

„ Robert, viollmaker ; Christian Arbuckles 18 Feb. 1676 

„ Robert, weaver ; Alarion Logan 25 Mar. 1681 

„ Rolland, candlemaker ; Mary Mow 22 Nov. 1664 

,, Sara ; Duncan Magibbon 19 Dec. 1690 

„ Susanna ; John Sharp > 8 Apr. 1675 

,, Susanna ; James Aird, merchant 29 Apr. 1680 

„ Thomas, baker ; Margaret Raith 15 Dec. 1608 

,, Thomas, merchant ; Sibilla Thomesoune 9 Feb. 1603 

,, Thomas, merchant ; Marie Kerr 10 July 1690 

„ Thomas; Helen Blaikburne 20 Aug. 1595 

,, William, brewer ; Margaret Knight 28 Dec. 1666 

„ William, candlemaker ; Margaret Anderson 2 Nov. 1683 

„ William, candlemaker ; Isobel Huison 12 Sept. 1690 

,, William > merchant ; Margaret Burnet 2 July 1601 

,, William, merchant ; Catharine Pursell 11 Sept. 1617 

,, William, poultryman ; Eupham Ballfour 25 Aug. 1676 

,, William, smith ; Lillias Vaitch vide 5 Aug. 1680 

,, William, soldier ; Janet Hill 4 Sept. 1674 

,, William, tailor ; Catharine Smyth 23 Nov. 1665 

,, William, wright, son to David M., gardener in Merchis- 
ton ; Christian Hoge, d. of John H., wright in Kelso 

14 July 1700, m. 16 Aug. 1700 

„ William; Elspeth Stoddart 5 Nov. 1595 

,, William; Margaret Cuninghame 10 Apr. 1663 

,, William ; Margaret Blair 25 Aug. 1671 

,, William ; Margaret Haistie 16 Jan. 1673 
See also Moore. 

Muirhead(Moorehead, Mooreheid, Mureheid, Murheid), Agnes ; 

James Broun, chirurgeon 15 Oct. 1618 

„ Agnes ; Andrew Lowthiane, merchant 3 Jan. 1622 

„ Alexander, baker ; Janet Tait 6 July 1683 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Agnes Broun 5 Sept. 1616 

„ Alexander, stabler ; Margaret Grahame 29 June 1603 

„ Andrew, merchant ; Sibilla Andrew 19 Nov. 1600 

,, Bessie ; Robert M 'Andrew, brewer 29 Dec. 1608 

,, Bessie ; David Barclay, cook 2 Dec. 1624 

„ Catharine; James Guyler, wright 23 Nov. 161 5 

„ Christian; Archibald Hutchesone • - 9 July 1633 

„ Claud, litster ; Catharine Daviesone 27 July 1647 

„ Elizabeth ; James Anderson 16 July 1691 

„ Eupham ; Alexander Wright, merchant 9 Nov. 1615 

„ Eupham ; Andrew Lightoun, merchant 24 Feb. 1625 

„ Eupham ; Richard Dobie, merchant 6 Sept. 1627 

,, George, merchant; Jonet Danielstoun 15 Dec. 1596 

„ Helen ; Mr. Francis Ruthven 30 Apr. 1672 

„ Helen ; Alexander Padzien 31 Oct. 1690 

„ Henry; Margaret Wilsoune 26 July 1598 

„ Mr. James; Jonet Danielstoun 15 Sept. 1596 

„ James, surgeon ; Janet Murray, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean 5 Sept. .1683 

„ James, tailor; Janet Fairlie 24 Nov. 1642 

„ Janet ; John M'Mychaell, merchant 20 July 1609 

„ Janet; Archibald Stuart, merchant 12 Nov. 1628 

,, John ; Janet Armour 19 May 1596 

„ John, hatmaker ; Janet Sicvin 4 Nov. 1624 

„ John, hatmaker ; Elspet Thomsone 9 Feb. 1626 

„ John, merchant : Rebecca Dicksone 22 Nov. 1638 



1595-1700.] EdinbiLrgh Mai^riage Register. 



501 



Muirhead (Moorehead, Mooreheid, Mureheid, Murheid), John, 
merchant ; Catharine Jousie, by warrant of my Lord 



Primate to Dr. Gardyn 
John, workman ; Margaret Miller 
John ; Agnes Duncan 
Margaret ; James Russell, marikin-dresser 
Margaret ; Adam Gairdin, tailor 
Margaret ; Harry Duncan, tailor 
Margaret ; David Peter, writer 
Margaret ; Robert Pearsone, candlemaker 
Margaret ; Thomas Cowan, merchant 
Margaret ; James Duncan, merchant 
Margaret ; George Johnstoun, wright 
Margaret ; Robert Hunter 
Marion ; Andrew Ker, glover 



29 Dec. 

10 May 
28 Nov. 

7 Aug. 
17 Feb. 

1 1 Nov. 
2 Nov. 

16 June 
4 Apr. 
19 July 

22 Sept. 
2 June 

12 Nov. 
22 Feb. 

1 1 July 
22 Apr. 
12 Mar. 



Marie ; Mr. George Barbour 

Mary ; William Somervell, brewer 

Mary ; John Lowryston 

Paul, workman ; Agnes Ireland 

Mr. Robert ; Elizabeth Nicolson, after proclamation by 

Dr. Monro in the N. K. 16 Dec. 

Robert, merchant ; Janet Davidsone 1 1 Nov. 

Robert, merchant ; Elspeth Townnes 4 Feb. 

Robert, writer ; Martha Lindsay, by warrant of B. Edin. 

to Mr. John Ferquhard 9 Mar. 

Robert ; Jonet Mure 13 Apr. 

Samuel, merchant ; Janet Myller 19 Jan. 

Sybilla ; Michael Patoun, candlemaker 1 2 Apr. 

William, cordiner ; Isobel Bawtie 17 Sept. 

William, merchant ; Barbara Cant 29 June 

Muirhouse (Mewrhouse), Bessie ; William Wood 10 Oct. 

Mule, John, tailor ; Bessie Pringill 24 Mar. 

Muller, Margaret ; John Bigholme, cordiner 18 May 
Mullikin (Mulligine), Abraham, husbandman ; Isobel Tod 14 June 

Andrew, merchant ; Janet Newtoun 22 June 

Andrew, tailor ; Margaret Christie 5 Dec. 

Catharine ; James Calendar, merchant 24 July 

Christian ; James Andersone, skinner 10 Oct. 

David, tailor ; Elspeth M'Intosh 14 Jan. 

Mr. George, minister at Bouden ; Elizabeth Hume 2 June 

Gilbert, tailor ; Beatrix Bishope 1 1 June 

Janet ; Thomas Mullikin, merchant 25 Mar. 

Janet ; James Ramsay, skinner 4 Nov. 

John, tailor ; Margaret Broun 14 Oct. 

John, tailor ; Marion Rutherfoord 8 Nov. 

John, tailor ; Christian Lowdiane 22 Apr. 

John, workman ; Isobel Blaikader 14 July 

Robert, vulgar schoolmaster ; Margaret Broun 5 Sept. 

Robert ; Rachel Gibsone 10 June 

Thomas, merchant ; Janet Mullikin 25 Mar. 

Thomas, tailor ; Susanna Bavtleman 27 Nov. 

William, tailor ; Margaret Hill 26 Apr. 
See also Milligan. 
Mungall (Mongall, Mongle, Mungell), Anna ; William Rodger, 

mason 8 July 

Anna ; David Bell 28 June 

Barbara ; John Smyth, drummer 3 July 

James, merchant ; Margaret Beg 18 Jan. 

James, weaver ; Helen Archebald 12 July 

James, weaver ; Margaret Whytlaw 7 June 

James, weaver ; Bessie Smyth 25 Jan. 



687 
644 
617 
631 
634 
648 
654 
676 
678 
678 

693 
658 
631 
672 
686 
612 

688 
601 

608 

686 

595 
603 
664 
605 
609 
684 
602 
648 

631 
620 
616 

633 
632 
675 
693 
618 
600 
629 
624 
632 
646 
676 
656 
630 
600 
656 
650 



1673 
1689 
1645 
1649 
1621 
1627 
1638 



502 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. ['595- 1700. 



Mungall (Mongall, Mongle, Mungell), John, merchant ; Agnes Glas 

2 July 1630 

„ John, merchant ; Jean Tailyefeir 
Munn (Mun), Duncan, bookbinder ; Bessie Watsone 

„ Duncan, bookbinder ; Janet M'Aulay 

„ Duncan, younger, tanner ; Catharine Nicoll 

„ Jean ; John Kirkland, gardener 

„ John, tailor ; Janet Hutchesone 

„ John, tailor ; Bessie Grieve 

„ John ; Bessie Crightoun 
Murchie, Agnes ; Archibald Hutcheson 

„ Quentin, footboy ; Margaret Young 
Murdoch (Mordoch, Murdo, Murdow), Agnes ; 
Norie, baker 

„ Agnes ; John Howdoun, tailor 

„ Atexander, tailor ; Eupham Johnnestoun 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Margaret Jack 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Marion Gairdner 

„ Alexander ; Helen Clerk 

„ Alison ; John Laucheland, tailor 

„ Andrew, marikin-dresser ; Catharine Murdo 

„ Barbara ; John Watsone, merchant 

„ Bessie ; John Patersone, shoemaker 

„ Bessie ; George Reid, workman 

„ Bessie ; Archibald Willson, flesher 

„ Bessie ; George Low, gardener 

„ Catharine ; John Hair in Lesmahagow 

„ Catharine ; Robert Tweedie, tailor 

„ Catharine ; Adam Jolie, weaver 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Forbes, tailor 

,, Catharine ; Andrew Murdo, marikin-dresser 

„ Catharine ; James Mounth, tailor 

,. Catharine ; David Hardie, cordiner 

„ Catharine ; Robert Dobie 

„ David, cooper ; Margaret Gilgour 



Elizabeth ; Richard Little, ropemaker 

George, weaver ; Elspet Matthisone 

Isobel ; James Gall 

James, cordiner ; Elizabeth Mairtine 

James, cordiner ; Christian Grahame 

James, cordiner ; Margaret Lyll 

James, maltman ; Agnes Denholme 

James, mariner ; Margaret Clerk 

James, merchant ; Eupham Thomesoune 

James, tailor ; Janet Wilsoune 

James, tailor ; Eupham Dowgall 

Janet ; John Scot, workman 

Janet ; Robert Howiesone, printer in the Mint house 

Janet ; Robert Wilsoun, merchant 

Janet ; John Wilsoun, merchant 

Janet ; William Anderson, carpenter 

Janet ; James Crocket, merchant 

Janet ; James Constable 

Janet ; John Smith 

Jean ; James Miller, soldier 

Mr. John ; Janet Dundas, by Dr. John Robertson 

John, apothecary ; Anna Stuart, married by Mr. John M'Queen 

B. 6 Jan. 1676 
John, cook ; Christian Finlay 6 July 1666 

John, shoemaker ; Marion Tailyefeir 27 June 1637 

John, tailor , Katharme Fogow 24 July 1604 



9 Aug. 1655 
17 Sept. 1639 

4 Feb. 1657 
19 Mar. 1646 

4 Jan. 1667 
14 July 1642 

22 Feb. 1650 

7 Jan. 1668 

26 Feb. 1667 

19 Dec. 1638 

Alexander 

14 June 1666 
7 Apr. 1 67 1 

23 Jan. 1600 
9 June 1664 

17 Sept. 1674 

12 Nov. 1595 

24 Feb. 1601 

2 June 1 63 1 
30 Aug. 1632 

4 June 1635 

13 Mar. 1657 

3 Dec. 1675 
6 Dec. 1677 

15 Feb. 1610 
22 June 1620 
12 Aug. 1624 

21 July 1626 
2 June 1631 

19 June 1633 

22 July 1684 
12 June 1690 
26 July 1649 

14 June 1681 

25 Apr. 1626 
II Dec. 1688 
30 July 1658 
25 Apr. 1661 

20 June 1678 

17 Dec. 1629 
30 June 1676 

18 Nov. 1606 

16 Feb. 1596 
2 Apr. 1657 

18 Dec. 1606 

5 Nov. 1647 

4 Mar. 1652 
29 Mar. 1660 

19 Nov. 1674 

21 Aug. 1684 
19 Apr. 1687 

21 Dec. 1688 
5 Oct. 1679 

22 Feb. 1687 



I59S-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 503 

Murdoch (Mordoch, Murdo, Murdow), John, tailor ; Isobel Dickson 

7 June 1677 
„ John ; Margaret Listoun 14 Oct. 1629 

„ John ; Isobel Mathie 3 July 1685 

„ Margaret ; John Pow, merchant 8 Nov. 1649 

„ Margaret ; Alexander Home, messenger 29 Apr. 1684 

„ Marion ; Thomas Adame, workman 19 Mar. 1605 

„ Marion ; Thomas Patoun, tailor 17 Oct. 1622 

„ Marion ; William Chirrilaw, writer 3 Sept. 1646 

„ Neill, apothecary ; Helen Courtie 8 Apr. 1647 

„ Nicol, maltman ; Helen Christie 20 July 1620 

„ Rachel ; John Pittillo 30 Nov. 1686 

„ Robert, merchant; Agnes Balfour 18 Dec. 1634 

„ Robert, writer ; Elizabeth M'Dougall, d. of the deceased 

Uthrik M'D., late bailie ' 13 Sept. 1696, m. 3 Oct. i6g6 

„ Thomas, " coriar ;" Agnes Broun 7 Jan. 1641 

„ Thomas, coriar ; Marion Phinnie 19 July 1642 

„ Thomas, marikin-dresser ; Janet Pearsone 19 June 1623 

„ William, chopman ; Isobel Wilsoun 7 Mar. 1620 

„ William, cordiner ; Janet Job 5 Nov. 1639 

„ William, coriar ; Alison Rentoun i July 1641 

„ William, coriar ; Margaret Moffet 16 June 1659 

„ William, coriar; Jean Mofifett 7 Dec. 1677 

„ William, tanner, son of the deceased William M., 
merchant in Portsburgh ; Barbara Hutton, d. of de- 
ceased James H., maltman in Edinburgh 

27 Feb. 1698, m. i Apr. 1698 

Murgone, Edward, mariner; Grisel Lathrisk 16 Nov. 1643 

Murisone, Duncan, litster ; Sara Patersone 19 Oct. 1641 

„ Isobel ; James Miller, stabler 19 July 1660 

„ Janet ; Andrew Groser, workman 16 Dec. 1636 

Murker, Alexander, tanner ; Janet Scott i Jan. 1658 

Murkland, Hanna ; Mr. Alexander Leslie n Sept. 1698 

„ Jean ; Robert Wilsoun, cordiner 18 Oct. 1610 

Murray of Arthurstone, John, fiar ; Anna Hamilton, married 

by Mr. William Annand, Dean 13 Aug. 1678 

„ of Blackbarony, Sir Alexander, younger ; Dame Mar- 
garet Wallace, by warrant of Abp. of Glasgow to Dr. 
William Gardyn 28 July 1687 

„ of Boge, Gideon ; Elizabeth Logan, by warrant of my 
Lord Bishop of Edinburgh to Mr. Charles Forrester 

10 Oct. 1684 
„ of Carlaverock, Mr. Mungo ; Isobel Swintoun 31 Aug. 1670 

„ of Deuchar, James ; Elizabeth Thomsone, widow of 

Robert Watsone of Grange, W.S. pro. 27 Oct. 1700 

„ of Dolary, Patrick ; Helen Grahme, by warrant of B. 

Edin. to Mr. Alexander Ramsay 31 Aug. 1685 

„ of Haddin, William, younger ; Margaret Gladstains, 
lawful dau. of the deceased G. of that Ilk, 

married 4th July, without proclamation, by Mr. John 
Langlands, late minister at Hawick 28 July 1693 

„ of Murraywhat, George; Christian Forrester 12 Jan. 1693 

„ of Penniland, James ; Elizabeth Wilsoun 24 Oct. 1661 

„ of Pitlochie, Andrew ; Anna Menteith 17 Sept. 1657 

„ of Philiphaugh, James ; Anna Hepburn, married by 

Mr. John Robertson 24 Apr. 1678 

„ of Stainhope, Mr. David ; Lady Anna Bruce 16 Apr. 1684 

„ of Temple, James, younger ; Mrs. Anna Ker, married by 

Mr. Patrick Trent, minister of Temple 28 Oct. 1681 

„ of Wester Livylands, Mr. Robert ; Elizabeth Jousie, dau. 

to John J. of Westerpanns 13 Feb. 1688 



504 Edinburgh Mm^riage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Murray, Adam, tailor; Janet Paterson 3 Sept. 1663 

„ Mrs. Agnes ; Edward Marchbanks 4 Apr. 1685 

„ Agnes; Thomas Kinnisman, tailor 23 Nov. 1618 

,, Agnes ; Thomas Gray, tailor 6 Jan. 1635 

,, Agnes; Mr. Richard Douglass, advocate 13 Mar. 1673 

„ Agnes ; William Hopper, litster, from South Leith 9 July 1674 

„ Agnes ; Thomas Storie 6 July 1677 

„ Agnes, widow of Mr. John Eleis, younger, advocate ; 

Thomas Daliell of Binnes 18 Apr. 1682 

„ Agnes ; Captain John Stirling 29 Jan. 1691 

„ Alexander, son to Sir Alexander M. of Blackbarony ; 
Susanna Dowglass, dau. to the Laird of Maines, after 
proclamation in Edellston and Easter Kirkpatrick, 
were married by Mr. Annand, Dean 23 Dec. 1684 

„ Alexander, glover ; Grizel Clerk, married by Mr. William 



Annand 3 Aug. 

Alexander, messenger ; Eupham Stuart 2 Feb. 

Alexander, tailor ; Marion Bailyea 4 Aug. 

Alexander, tailor ; Isobel Forrester 19 Jan. 

Alison ; John Home, skinner 30 June 

Alison ; James Tailyeour, cordiner 12 Oct. 

Andrew, merchant ; Jean Mowet 15 Feb. 

Andrew, merchant ; Margaret Tait i July 

Andrew, weaver ; Agnes Bird 8 July 

Anna ; Henry Dennistoun, stationer 9 Dec. 

Anna ; Mi-. Robert Mortimer, minister 21 Dec. 

Anna ; George Steill, baker 22 July 

Anna ; William Whyte, merchant 7 Jan. 

Anna; John Marjoribanks, merchant 17 Apr. 

Anna ; Robert Cudbert 18 Apr. 

Anna ; Robert Rutherfurd 18 Aug. 

Mr. Anthony ; Catharine Little 23 Aug. 

Barbara ; Robert Sandes, indweller 25 Nov. 

Beatrix ; James Letham, baker 12 July 

Bessie ; William Meaklejohnne, glover 15 July 

Bessie ; James Duncan in Bonitoun 21 Sept. 

Bessie ; Andrew Smyth 4 June 

Betliia ; James Eleis, merchant 8 Feb. 

Bethia ; Archibald Hamilton, bailie 26 Oct. 
Mrs. Catharine ; Mr. John Murray, tutor of Stormonth i Jan. 

Catharine ; James Cooke, workman 23 Sept. 

Catharine ; Thomas Murray, tailor 13 Oct. 

Catharine ; John Bisset, chirurgian 29 July 

Catharine ; Robert Penman, writer 27 July 

Catharine ; James Edmondstoun, writer 9 Oct. 
Catharine ; Patrick Service ' i Dec. 

Catharine ; John Robertson 28 Feb. 

Catharine ; James Russell 22 Nov. 
Charles ; . . . Houstoun, married bv Mr. John 

M 'Queen ' 6 Oct. 
Charles ; , by warrant of B. St. Andrews 

to Mr. Alexander Ramsay 17 June 

Christian ; David Oswald 19 Oct. 

Christian ; James Ross, flesher 12 Dec. 

Christian ; Robert Stronoch 1 1 Dec. 
Daniel, grenadier in the town guard ; Mary Moffett, d. 

of deceased James M. in Moffat, now residenter in 

N. N. K. parish 6 Oct. 1700, m. 22 Oct. 

David, cook ; Alison Oswall 1 1 Aug. 

David, cordiner ; Janet Tumble 18 Apr. 

David, cordiner ; Helen Rutherfuird 1 1 Dec. 



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[595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 505 

Murray, David, gentleman ; Margaret Heriot 26 Feb. 1656 

,, David, merchant ; Marion Sandelandis 2 Mar. 1609 

„ David, merchant ; Sara Thomsone 13 June 1632 

,, David, merchant ; Agnes Broun 30 June 1642 

„ David, merchant ; Barbara Fowler 19 Sept. 1643 

„ David, merchant ; Catharine Hilstoun 5 Nov. 1644 

„ David, skinner ; Agnes Broun 24 July 1604 

„ David, skinner ; Janet Wood 8 Aug. 161 1 

,, David, skinner ; Bessie Mackie i July 1624 

,, David, tailor ; Janet Scot 24 Feb. 1620 

,, David, violer ; Grizel Anderson 13 June 1675 

„ David, violer ; Janet Anderson, by order of the Bishop 

19 Sept. 1679 

„ David, weaver ; Margaret Baxter 24 Apr. 1685 

„ David ; Bessie Hadden 27 Jan. 1665 

„ Donald, cook ; Magdalene Ewart 21 Nov. 1671 

„ Mrs. Elizabeth ; John Auchmutie 13 Feb. 1677 

„ Mrs. Elizabeth ; William Don of Littlwood 13 Nov. 1698 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. George Leslie, minister at Holyroodhouse 

19 Aug. 1640 

„ Elizabeth ; John Andersone 8 Mar. 1659 

„ Elizabeth ; James Murray, brother-german to the Laird 

of Philiphaugh 17 Mar. 1664 

„ Elizabeth ; Thomas Bell 3 Dec. 1680 

„ Elizabeth ; John Huison, m.erchant 14 Mar. 1697 

„ Elizabeth ; Robert Murray 28 Aug. 1698 

„ Elspeth ; Andrew Reade, stabler 25 Aug. 1608 

„ Elspeth ; George Blaikie, baker 1 1 June 1646 

„ Elspeth ; Thomas Smyth, gardener 24 June 1669 

„ Elspeth ; William Crightoun 18 Aug. 1670 

„ Emilia ; Alexander Belshis 9 Feb. 1696 

„ George, bower ; Jean Ker 17 Mar. 1676 

„ George, brother-german to my Lord Elibank ; Elizabeth 

Arskine, married by Mr. Archibald Turner B. 13 Feb. 1670 

„ George, gentleman ; Helen M'Gill, .married by Mr. 

William Annand 22 June 1673 

„ George, ship carpenter ; Catharine Gordon 5 June 1691 

„ George, soldier ; Isobel Fouller 4 Apr. 1676 

„ Gideon, merchant ; Bessie Schaw 13 Aug. 1644 

„ Gideon, merchant; Anna Schaw 13 Dec. 1659 

„ Gideon, merchant ; Margaret Cockburn, d. of Richard 

C. of Clerkington 6 Feb. 1698, m. 25 Feb. 1698 

„ Grizel ; John Baillie, merchant 10 July 1677 

„ Grizel ; John Lowis 14 Nov. 1682 

„ Mrs. Helen ; Patrick Murray, son to Sir James M. of 

Skirling 2 June 1681 

,, Helen ; Andrew Caddell, silk weaver 18 Sept. 1668 

,, Helen ; Alexander Layng, indweller . 27 Aug. 1669 

„ Helen ; John Miller 21 Sept. 1676 

„ Helen ; Daniel Shaw, weaver 22 Nov. 1692 

„ Mrs. Henrietta ; Sir John Dalyell 17 June 1686 

„ Henry, indweller ; Barbara Stalker 13 Nov. 1690 

„ Humphray, horseboy ; Catharine Buchan 22 Dec. 1646 

„ Isobel; Ninian Lainrik, cordiner 30 Nov. 1613 

„ Isobel ; John Stuart, merchant 12 Aug. 1628 

„ Isobel ; Francis Arneill, merchant ro July 1660 

„ Isobel ; Robert Leitch 22 Feb. 1666 

„ Isobel ; Peter Kincaid, flesher 2 July 1680 

„ Isobel ; Henry Wyllie 13 Jan. 1686 

„ Mr. James ; Margaret Stevenson, married by Mr. Robert 

Bruce 29 Apr. i68t 



5o6 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Murray,^] ames, brewer ; Isobel Sympson 17 Nov. 1668 

„ James, brother-german to the Laird of Philiphaugh ; 
Elizabeth Murray, married by Mr. John Robertson 

17 Mar. 1664 

„ James, clerk to his Majesty's guard of horse ; Magdalene 

Johnstoun, married at Halyruidhouse by Mr. John 

M'Queen B. 23 Jan. 1673 

„ James, commissary-clerk of Dumblane ; Agnes Callen- 

der, d. of David C, writer to Treasury and Exchequer 

15 May 1698, m. 22 June 1698 
„ James, litster, burgess of Edinburgh ; Isobel Blow, d. of 
deceased John B., baker in Edinburgh 

23 Jan. 1698, m. 4 Feb. 1698 
II Dec. 1668 
9 Sept. 1 60 1 
16 Nov. 1630 
31 Jan. 1638 
4 June 1658 
Mr. 

6 Apr. 1682 

2 June 1668 
1 1 Feb. 1613 
29 June 1660 

3 June 1673 
25 June 1612 
27 June 1637 

13 July 1 67 1 

13 Nov. 1639 

9 Mar. 1671 

7 Jan. 1617 
27 Feb. 1666 

9 May 1604 
22 Nov. 1608 



by 



James 
Janet 
Janet 
Janet 



James, mason ; Giles Lightbodie 

James, merchant ; Bethia Maull 

James, merchant ; Elspeth Hunter 

James, merchant ; Bessie Toddoch 

James, merchant ; Jean George 

James, merchant ; Anna Johnstoun, married 

John Robertson 
James, soldier ; Elspeth Home 
James, tailor ; Bethia Stevinsone 
James, tailor ; Agnes Lin 
James, tailor ; Margaret Murray 
James, workman ; Susanna Alane 
James, wright ; Marion Cochren 
James, wright ; Catharine Fleeming 
James, younger, writer ; Catharine Martine 
James, younger, writer ; Jean Stark 
James ; Helen Somervell 
Janet Thin 

James Dobie, flesher 

Thomas M'Corne, merchant 

Nicolas Veillant, servitor to the Earl of Kinghorn 

21 Jan. 1619 

Janet ; William Smyth, candlemaker 17 July 1632 

Janet ; John Weenies 12 Nov. 1635 

Janet ; George Purdoun, stabler 20 Feb. 1649 

Janet ; Robert Aikman, merchant 9 Feb. 1667 

Janet ; George Suitie, younger, merchant 24 Aug. 167 1 

Janet ; Dougall Cameron, tailor 27 Dec. 1677 

Janet ; Edward Brockie 23 Nov. 1682 

Janet ; James Muirhead, surgeon 5 Sept. 1683 

Janet ; William Ker of Newtoun 24 Nov. 1670 

Janet ; James Cranston 14 Jan. 1687 

Janet ; David Plenderleith 8 Mar. 1696 

Jean ; James Watsone, merchant 5 Aug. 1613 

Jean ; James Dalgleish, baker 27 Oct. 1641 

Jean ; Mr. Thomas Henrysone, advocate 27 Oct. 1641 

Jean ; George Milne, tailor 31 Dec. 1657 

lean ; John Ivie, silk weaver 5 Mar. 1661 

Jean ; Robert Smarte, cordiner i June 1669 

Jean ; James Clerk, writer 11 June 1669 

Jean ; Mungo Pryde, soldier 3 Nov. 1670 

Jean ; William Ross, indweller 27 Aug. 1674 

Jean ; Alexander M'Kinnie 25 May 1679 

Jean ; Archibald Fisher 24 June 1680 

Jean ; John Anderson, wright 8 Dec. 1682 

Jean ; Andrew Eatingar 24 Aug. 1686 

Jean ; Andrew Martine 18 Apr. 1691 

Jean ; Alexander Low, glover 23 Nov. 1693 



i595-'7oo.] Edinburgh Mar7nage Register 



507 



Murray, Jean ; Mr. Robert Whyt, advocate 14 Feb. 1697 

„ Mr. John, advocate ; Mrs. Jean Scott 27 Apr. 1694 

„ Mr. John, advocate ; Jean Scott, d. of Sir John Scott of 

Ancrum 5 Feb. 1699, m. 20 Feb. 1699 

„ Mr. John, junior, advocate, brother-german to Patrick 

M. of Livingstone ; Martha Douglas, eldest lawful 

dau. of Henry D., writer pro. 4 Apr. 1697 

„ Mr. John, tutor of Stormonth ; Mrs. Catharine Murray, 

married by Mr. John M 'Queen 
„ John, cook ; Agnes Greinhead 
„ John, cook ; Marion Alisone 
„ John, cooper ; Agnes Elphinstoun 
„ John, glover ; Margaret Bowie 
,, John, indweller ; Isobel Clerk 
„ John, indweller ; Isobel Fouller 
„ John, mason ; Catharine Hoode 
„ John, mason ; Jean Wright 
,, John, merchant ; Sara Nicolsoune 
Janet Lawthian 
Janet Dainzell 
Margaret P2dyer 



John, merchant 
John, merchant 
John, merchant 
John, merchant 

upon the 28th instant 
John, tailor ; Margaret Fender 
John, vintner ; Bessie Symsoun 



I Jan. 
17 Aug. 
17 Nov. 

I Oct. 

20 Sept. 
28 Apr. 
27 Feb. 
13 Sept. 

21 Mar. 
21 Apr. 

4 Jan. 
10 Oct. 
20 Oct. 
Jean Whyte, married at Burntisland 

27 June 
27 Oct. 
10 June 



John, wardrober ; Marion Johnstoun \2 Aug. 

John, Wright ; Christian Lowis 14 Dec. 

John, writer ; Margaret Bennet 5 July 

John ; Barbara Udwart 14 July 

John ; Margaret Hill 27 Apr. 

John ; Jean Jarden, by Mr. John Ferqhard 24 Nov. 

John ; Jane Crookshanks 26 June 

Lilias ; Robert Broun, tailor 12 Nov. 

Lilias ; Alexander Sinclair 18 Sept. 

Magdalene ; Alexander Douglass, writer 2 Mar. 

Mrs. Margaret ; Captain John Whyt 5 Nov. 

Margaret ; Robert Hakket 2 July 

Margaret ; William Malloche, baker 8 Dec. 

Margaret ; Henry Lauder, wright i Oct. 

Margaret ; John Kirkland, weaver 19 Nov. 

Margaret ; John Daviesone, tailor 30 Dec. 

Margaret ; Alexander Wilsoun, flesher 15 Sept. 

Margaret ; Mr. John Gilmour, advocate 16 June 

Margaret ; Alexander Andersone, baker 12 July 

Margaret ; Andrew Grier, merchant 22 Dec. 

Margaret ; Walter Montgomrie, sievewrignt 13 Jan. 

Margaret ; William Scott, tailor 14 June 

Margaret ; John Moffett, merchant 6 Aug. 

Margaret ; Doctor Michael Young 10 Jan. 

Margaret ; George Hannay, merchant 23 Nov. 

Margaret ; James Murray, tailor 3 June 

Margaret ; Andrew French 5 June 

Margaret ; John Leirmonth, writer 5 Aug. 

Margaret ; Mr. Robert Pitcairn, writer 3 Dec. 

Margaret ; Thomas Douglass 16 Feb. 

Margaret ; Laurence Donn, tailor 1 1 July 

Margaret ; James Clerk, cordiner 3 Dec. 

Margaret ; Thomas Edgar, surgeon 9 Sept. 

Margaret; William Baptie 17 Dec. 

Margaret; John Robertson 21 June 

Margaret ; Thomas Cook 4 June 



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5o8 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Murray, Margaret ; James Paterson 3 Apr. i6g8 

„ Marion ; Patrick Somervell 28 Jan. 1596 

„ Marion ; George Dinmure, flesher 4 Sept. 1617 

„ Marion ; James Marshell, weaver 25 July 1622 

„ Marion ; Alexander Laurence, horseboy 30 Aug. 1636 

„ Marion ; John Anderson, younger, baker 16 July 1669 

„ Marion ; James Scot, writer 25 Sept. 1686 

,, Marjory ; James Donaldsone, cordiner 24 June 1635 

„ Mary; Alexander Cockburne, wright 16 Dec. 1652 

■ „ Mary ; James Clerk, feltmaker 21 Dec. 1660 

„ Mary ; David Ramsay, sediler 17 Dec. 1674 

„ Mary; John Cuninghame of Enterkine i June 1677 

„ Matthew, writer ; Mary Lindsay 17 Feb. 1665 

„ Mr. Mungo ; Agnes Johnstoun 8 Apr. 1652 

„ Nicolas ; Gilbert Neilsone of Craigcaffie, advocate 18 May 1641 

,, Nicolas; Mr. Kenneth Mackeynyea 10 July 1661 

„ Patrick, son to Sir James M. of Skirling ; Mrs. Helen 

Murray, married by Mr. William Annand, Dean 2 June 1681 

„ Patrick, cordiner ; Janet Weir 11 Nov. 1658 

„ Patrick, mason ; Janet Hutoun 30 June 1676 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Janet Jamesone 10 June 1630 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Eupham Barde 15 Mar. 1655 

„ Patrick, parishioner in Fowlis ; Elizabeth Makgill 20 Dec. 1654 

„ Patrick, tailor; Jean Watson 25 Oct. 1671 

„ Patrick ; Margaret Ogill, by warrant of B. Edin. to Dr. 

Strachan " 16 May 1686 

,, Philip, tailor ; Christian Henrysone 31 July 1617 

,, Rachel ; William Richard, merchant 26 Sept. 1667 

„ Raynold ; Elspeth Hutchesoune 10 Nov. 1596 

„ Richard, son • of Sir Alexander M. of Blackbarony ; 

Mary Broun, married by Mr. John Paterson 16 Sept. 1670 

,, Robert, chirurgian ; Janet Smyth 11 Jan. 1649 

„ Robert, glover : Christian Kincaid 22 Dec. 1693 

„ Robert, merchant ; Marion Thomesone 9 Oct. 161 7 

„ Robert, merchant ; Catharine Young 27 Nov. 1628 

,, Robert, merchant ; Elspet Thomsone 17 Apr. 1638 

,, Robert, merchant ; Margaret Stuart 12 June 1638 

„ Robert, merchant ; Alison Abercrombie 13 July 1641 

,, Robert, merchant ; Janet Menteith 27 Aug. 1644 

„ Robert, merchant ; Anna Hay 4 June 1646 

„ Robert, merchant, burgess of Edinburgh ; Elizabeth 
Murray, d. of deceased Sir Alexander M. of Black- 
barony 28 Aug. 1698, m. 15 Sept. 1698 

„ Robert, porter ; Helen Gilphillen 8 Aug. 1650 

„ Robert, tailor, burgess ; his widow. See Marion Scott. 

27 Oct. 1700, m. 22 Nov. 1700 

„ Robert, wright ; Agnes Bennet 23 July 1646 

„ Robert, wright ; Helen Muir 23 June 1674 

„ Robert ; Jean Cochran, by Mr. John Hamilton in the 

N. K. I July 1686 

,, Robert ; Catharine Swanston, by Dr. Gairnes in N. K. 2 June 1687 

„ Ronald, merchant ; Janet Miller 29 July 1669 

,, Ranald, merchant ; Marion Robertson 29 Apr. 1675 

„ Sibilla ; Henry Wisheart, notary public 30 Apr. 1640 

,, Thomas, cordiner ; Marion Palmer 13 July 1643 

,. Thomas, cordiner ; Janet Morison 28 Apr. 1670 

,, Thomas, locksmith ; Janet Pringle 9 Aug. 1667 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Janet Hutchesone 26 Jan. 1643 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Marjory Whyte 13 Sept. 1649 

„ Thomas, merchant; Helen Hill 2 Oct. 1651 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Bessie Watson 3 Nov. 1668 



1595-^700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 509 



Murray, Thomas, tailor ; Catharine Murray 13 Oct. 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Elizabeth Ambrose 21 Dec. 

„ Thomas ; Marjory Lambe 6 July 

„ Thomas ; Mary Grier 25 Jan. 

,, Walter, a dragoon ; Mary Lands, married by Mr. Alex- 
ander Malcolme 1 Sept. 

,, Walter, merchant ; Magdalen Kyll, d. of Robert K., 

W.S. 29 Jan. 1699, m. 13 Feb. 

,, Walter, merchant ; Janet Paterson, d. of Robert P., 

commissary clerk of Peebles pro. 30 July 

„ Walter, shoemaker ; Marion Smyth 2 Aug. 

„ Walter, tailor ; Bessie Christie 17 Mar. 

„ Walter ; Mary Ker 10 Dec. 

„ Mr. William, writer ; Catharine M'Call 27 Oct. 

„ William, baker ; Elspeth Yair 7 -^ug. 

„ William, glover ; Agnes Tod, by warrant of B. Edin. to 

Mr. Alexander Ramsay 21 Apr. 

„ William, indweller ; Isobel Yooll 10 June 

„ William, merchant ; Jean Cranstoun 8 Dec. 

„ William, tailor ; Jean Johnstoun i Dec. 

„ William, wright ; Isobel Ha^gine 17 June 

„ Wi]liam,writer; Janet Orr, married by Mr. John iNI'Queen 7 Jan. 

„ William ; Katharine Wallace 9 July 

„ William ; Margaret Robertsone 8 July 

„ William ; Janet Milne 10 Dec. 

,, William ; Beatrix Vernour i Dec. 

„ William ; Isobel Lasoun Halyruid, 19 Nov. 

„ William ; Marion Hunter 30 Nov. 

„ Mrs. , sister to Blackbarony ; John Scot of 

Sinton 8 Apr. 

,, ; Gilbert Eraser, merchant 6 June 

Murriell, Agnes ; Robert Fala, tailor 20 July 

„ Janet ; John Glasfoord, slater 15 July 

„ Walter, slater ; Bessie Scot 17 Apr. 

„ Walter, slater ; Alison Donaldsone 24 June 

Musgrave (Mosgrave), Elizabeth ; William Campbell 14 Aug. 

Mushart, Marjory ; Hector Craig, cordiner t. 25 June 
Mushet (Muschet), Adam, merchant ; Janet Kinneir 

[lege 1665), 19 Jan. 

,, Alison ; John Watson, flesher 24 Oct. 

„ George, glover ; Jean Limpetlaw 6 June 

„ Isoljel ; Alexander Milne, flesher 22 Mar. 

„ James, baker ; Marion Hammilton 29 Dec. 

„ Janet ; George Easdale, slater 14 July 

„ Janet ; Walter Smith Dec. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Stivenson 7 Apr. 

„ John, baker ; Janet Hutoun 19 Nov. 

„ John ; Christian Hutcheson 5 Nov. 

„ Thomas, flesher ; Christian Hamilton 18 July 

Mustard, Agnes ; John Dowglas, husbandman t. 16 Dec 

,, James, mariner ; Janet Alane 1 1 Aug. 

„ John, weaver ; Agnes Dicksone 6 Aug. 

Mutter (Mutar, Muter), George ; Isobel Alexander 28 Nov. 

,, Isobel ; James Marline, smith 31 Jan. 

„ Isobel ; Andrew Small, smith 29 Feb. 

„ Thomas, smith ; Isabel Barbour 16 Jan. 

Myben, John ; Janet Chrichton, married at Dalmeny 29 July 

Myles, David, tailor ; Helen Cameron 4 June 

„ David, tailor ; Elspeth Lamb 22 June 

,, David, tailor ; Helen Reid pro. 2 July 

„ Gilbert, mason ; Bessie Patoun 29 Apr. 



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689 

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668 
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5IO Edinburgh Mar^Hage Register. [1595-1700. 

Myles, Patrick, tailor ; Margaret Uick 24 Sept. 1656 

„ Robert, tailor ; Alison Davidson 4 Dec. 1673 

„ William, brewer ; Janet Pillmour 14 July 1676 
„ William, workman ; his widow. See Janet Pilmuir. 

Nairn (Nairne) of Mukcarsie, Mr. John ; Barbara Cant 25 Feb. 1647 

„ of St. Fuird, Alexander ; Elizabeth Hamiltoun, widow of 

Mr. James Lyon of Balhall 
„ Agnes ; John Cowpland, merchant 
„ Bessie ; John Flint, merchant 
„ Catharine ; John Denholme, merchant 
„ Catharine ; George Young, mealmaker 
„ Christian ; William Richardson, merchant 
,, David, gardener ; Janet Tod 
„ Eupham ; Joseph Young 
„ George ; Elizabeth Stevenson, married by Mr. John M'Queen 

„ Helen ; John Lindsay, wright, indweller 

,, Isobel ; Laurence Barnes, merchant 

„ James, merchant ; Elizabeth Tode 

„ James, merchant ; Anna Watson 

„ James, tailor ; Janet Calder 

,, James ; Margaret Eccles 

„ Jean ; James Stuart, coriar 

„ Jean ; William Noble 

„ John, merchant ; Marion Tod 

,, John, merchant ; Janet Maxwell 

„ John ; Elizabeth Hog 

,, Judith ; Mr. Alexander Carmichael 

„ Margaret ; James Learmonth, skinner 

,, Marion ; Patrick Robertson, brewer 
Naismith (Naesmyth, Naismyth, Nasemith, Nasmith, Naysmith, 

Neasmyth, Nesmith), Agnes ; Robert Persell, merchant 

29 July 1658 
Agnes ; Andrew M'Dowell of Leftholl 18 Aug. 1664 

Anna ; George Gallbraith, merchant 6 Apr. 1681 

Anna ; Mr. George Robertson, minister of West Calder 

2 Oct. 1685 
Anna ; John Callender of Craigforth 28 Aug. 1693 

.'\rthur, merchant ; Janet Johnstoun 4 Aug. 1625 

Arthur, stabler ; Margaret Mein 20 May 1624 

Elizabeth ; David Boyd, merchant 20 July 1654 

Elizabeth ; John Watson, cook 29 Aug. 1677 

Elspeth ; James Broun, merchant i Mar. 1 597 

Elspeth ; William Porteous, mason 7 July 1642 

Elspeth ; Alexander Mein, mason 4 June 1646 

Eupham ; Thomas Alane, merchant 17 June 165S 

Helen ; John Clerk, writer \ Aug. 1639 

Helen ; Robert Hutton, weaver 13 Oct. 1685 

Isobel ; William Buchanan, merchant 13 Dec. 1655 

Isobel ; William Edmonstoun 23 July 1699 

Mr. James ; Dame Jane Steuart, Lady Gordinston, by 

Abp. Glasgow, married loth April 30 Mar. 1688 

Mr. James ; Isobel Loch 7 Jan. 1664 

James, merchant ; Christian Boyde 19 Jan. 1615 

James ; Catharine Broun 13 Oct. 1608 

Janet ; Mr. Thomas Chalmers 4 Apr. 1616 

Janet ; John Rutherfoord, merchant 4 Nov. 1641 

Janet ; Robert Fleming, tailor 22 July 1679 

Janet ; James Rait 17 Feb. 1693 

John, chirurgeon ; Helen M'Mathe 26 Mar. 1600 



pro. 10 Apr. 


1698 


29 Nov. 


1637 


II Mar. 


1647 


15 Aug. 


1632 


14 Nov. 


1637 


I Dec. 


1642 


20 Nov. 


1673 


8 July 


1686 


in M'Queen 




20 Nov. 


1679 


16 May 


1697 


25 Apr. 


1644 


27 Jan. 


1607 


14 Aug. 


1688 


29 Dec. 


1692 


28 Apr. 


1602 


23 Nov. 


1677 


22 Oct. 


1699 


2 Mar. 


1620 


24 Jan. 


1656 


4 July 


1689 


4 Jan. 


1653 


12 Dec. 


1639 


15 Nov. 


1678 



159S-I700-] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 511 

Naismith (Naesmyth, Naismyth, Nasemith, Nasmith, Naysmith, 
Neasmyth, Nesmith), John, mason ; Isobel Paterson 

26 Nov. 1674 
„ John, wright ; Agnes Gow 3 Dec. 1674 

„ John, writer ; Margaret Neilson 4 Dec. 1673 

„ John ; Margaret Bell, by Mr. John M 'Queen in the Tron Kirk 

17 June 1687 
„ Margaret ; Alexander Walkinshaw, wright 22 Feb. 1610 

„ Margaret ; Ale.xander Mein, mason 25 Jan. 1661 

„ Margaret; Michael Andison 26 Dec. 1682 

„ Marion ; John Dowglas, wright 6 Dec. 1649 

„ Marion ; Thomas Hamilton, mason 13 Oct. 167 1 

„ Michael, merchant ; Marion Haistie 31 Aug. 1648 

„ Michael, merchant ; Janet Cummyng 30 June 1653 

„ Rachel; Andrew Harlaw, weaver 17 June 1670 

,, Robert, burgess of Haddington ; Janet Gi-aham, d. of 

deceased James G. of Leetston pro. 21 Apr. 1700 

„ Robert, smith ; Helen Anderson 12 Dec. 1679 

„ Robert, tailor; Janet Corss 11 June 1668 

„ Robert, tailor ; Janet Law, d. of deceased Robert L., 

skipper in Dysart 4 Sept. 1698, m. 30 Sept. 1698 

„ William, weaver ; Janet Pitie 24 Nov. 1642 

„ William, weaver ; Janet Dick 2 Nov. 1648 

Napier (Naeper, Naeper, Naiper, Naper, Neper, Nepper), Agnes ; 
James Ferrie, litster 
,, Agnes ; Alexander Coustine, peuterer 
,, Agnes ; William Leving'stoun, wright 
„ Agnes ; Thomas Hamilton 
„ Alexander, mealmaker ; Susanna Glen 
„ Alexander, merchant ; Anna Balcanquall 
„ Alexander, soldier ; Philippe Nesse 
,, Andrew, apothecary ; Catharine Henrysone 
„ Archibald, embroiderer ; Marjory Gray 
„ Archibald, embroiderer ; Marion Somervell 
„ Archibald, peuterer ; Mary Merchinstoun 
„ Archibald, workman ; Catharine Gloover 
„ Archibald ; Agnes Thomson 
„ Archibald ; Elizabeth Forebess 
„ Barbara ; John Seatoun, attirer 
„ Barbara ; Thomas Craig, stabler 
„ Beatrix ; Samuel Speirs 
„ Bessie ; John Nisbet, weaver 
„ Catharine ; James Tailyeour, merchant 
„ Catharine ; Alexander Thomsone, merchant 
„ Christian ; Patrick Bannatyne, mariner 
„ David, plasterer, indweller ; Johanna Huison,d. of George 

H., mason in Prestonpans 23 May 1697, m. 11 June 1697 

„ Elizabeth ; John Owstaine, tailor 10 Sept. 1612 

,, Elspeth ; William Mackeynyea, cook 21 Dec. 1632 

„ Elspeth ; Robert Bowman, merchant 24 Jan. 1643 

„ Elspeth ; John Porteous, schoolmaster 22 Dec. 1653 

„ Helen ; James Whyte, writer 10 Jan. 1650 

„ James, baker ; Grizel Henderson 10 Nov. 167 1 

„ Janet ; Patrick Hepburne, apothecary 20 Sept. 1610 

„ Jean ; Robert Bruce 30 May 1692 

„ Mr. John ; Rachel Burnet i June 1643 

„ John, maltman ; Marion Aikman 2 Apr. 1669 

„ John, peutherer, son of deceased Archibald N., peutherer, 
burgess of Edinburgh ; Janet Houstoun, d. of de- 
ceased James H., farmer in Sandvvick in Orkney 

28 Apr. 1700, m. 4 June 1700 



I July 


1619 


9 Nov. 


1683 


4 July 


1684 


30 Apr. 


1690 


19 Dec. 


1644 


30 May 


1616 


7 Mar. 


1650 


}p Sept. 


1624 


2 Jan. 


1634 


12 Aug. 


1652 


1 1 Aug. 


1665 


20 June 


1644 


7 Jan. 


1679 


14 Mar. 


1684 


14 Sept. 


1643 


15 June 


1694 


9 June 


1693 


17 Sept. 


1623 


9 Sept. 


1613 


28 Jan. 


1638 


27 Apr. 


1603 



512 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Napier (Nseper, Naeper, Naiper, Naper, Neper, Nepper), John, 

tailor ; Helen Pyet 1 1 Jan. 

„ Mrs. Margaret ; Mr. John Brisbain, Judge Advocate to 

his Majesty's Fleet 16 Sept. 

„ Margaret ; John Donaldson, soldier 15 Oct. 

„ Mary ; William Gordoun, merchant 13 Aug. 

„ Patrick, baker ; Elspet Young 24 Oct. 

„ Patrick, baker ; Margaret Scot 8 Apr. 

,, Robert, wright ; Janet Corsbie 20 July 

„ Robert, wright ; Margaret Turnet 16 July 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Margaret Younger 19 Nov. 

„ William, stabler ; Margaret Burd 1 5 Aug. 

„ William, workman ; Margaret Fyfe, d. of James F., 

mason in Dundee i Jan. 1699, m. 20 Jan. 



„ William ; Jean Watt 

Nas, Barbara ; John Reath, weaver 

Nauchley, James ; Nicolas Porringer, by the Dean 

Nawse (Nauss), Anna ; David Wood 
,, Janet ; Robert Hadden, wobster 

Neave (Neaue), Jean ; Alexander Baxter, tailor 

Neblo. See Kniblo. 

Neill (Niell), Adam ; Elizabeth Maitland, by 
M'Queen in the Tron kirk 
„ Alexander, bookseller ; Janet Johnstoun 
„ Alexander, merchant ; Janet Sincler 
„ Alison ; Robert Gill 
,, Catharine ; William Gilchrist 
„ David, tailor ; Agnes Hutsone 
„ Elizabeth ; William Ker, stabler 
„ George, merchant ; Sara Fergussone 
,, George, messenger ; Janet Whyte 
„ George, smith ; Christian Vaitch 
,, George, tailor ; Christian Williamsone 
,, Janet ; Robert Young 
„ Janet ; James Clerk, flesher 
„ Janet ; Patrick Adam, janitor 
„ Janet ; John Baird in Tranent 
„ John, mason ; Janet Bell 
,, John, merchant ; Janet Sheill 
„ John, tailor ; Jean Thomsone 
,, John, tailor ; Elspeth Broun 
„ John, tailor ; Rebecca Lavvson 
,, John, workm.an ; Margaret Nicolson 
„ Malcolm ; Elizabeth Gray 
,, Margaret ; William Young, meilmaker 
„ Margaret ; William Bowie, skinner 
,, Margaret ; James Semple, wright 
„ Margaret ; John Gilgowre, tailor 
„ Margaret ; Robert Forrest of Bankhead 
„ Margaret ; Adam Alane, tailor 
,, Robert, cordiner ; Margaret Vaws 
,, Robert, cordiner ; Isobel Allerdyce 
„ Robert, smith ; Susanna Fyfe 
„ Robert, writer ; Isobel Measlet 
Thomas, cordiner ; Grisel Gaffe 



Mr. 



II Mar. 

28 Nov. 

27 July 

15 June 
19 Oct. 

16 July 



John 
31 



Dec. 

1 Jan. 

21 Nov. 

22 June 

23 July 
15 Mar. 

21 Jan. 

22 Apr. 

2 July 

29 Dec. 
19 June 
19 Apr. 
21 Apr. 
26 Aug. 
10 Dec. 
19 June 

24 Aug. 
19 Dec. 
21 Apr. 
28 Jan. 

25 Apr. 

19 June 
5 Feb. 

20 Aug. 

23 Apr. 
5 Sept. 
3 June 

26 Apr. 

30 Nov. 

27 June 
9 June 
25 Jan. 
2 Aug. 



Neilson (Neillsoun, Neilsone, Neilsoune) of Craigcaffie, Gilbert, 

advocate ; Lucres Dawling 19 May 

„ of Craigcaffie, Gilbert, advocate ; Nicolas Murray 18 May 

„ of Maxwood, Alexander : Jean Neilson 22 Aug. 

„ Adam, flesher ; Elspeth Boyd 19 June 

„ Agnes ; John Quhyt, cutler 30 June 



1604 

1675 
1685 
1 661 
1611 
1624 
1620 
1657 
1639 
1679 

1699 
1687 
1639 
1688 
1681 
1602 
1661 



686 
647 
622 
603 
699 
641 
642 
624 

634 
670 
623 
631 

643 
647 
674 

673 
676 

637 
659 
676 
684 
610 
607 
612 

639 
644 
647 
660 
609 

637 
682 
644 
603 

625 
641 

673 
606 
601 



1595-1700.] Edinbiu'gh Marriage Register, 513 

Neilson (Neillsoun, Neilsone, Neilsoune), Agnes ; Henry Grundie 

21 Feb. 1661 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Helen Patersone 22 Apr. 1652 

,, Alexander, merchant ; Grissell Campbell 6 Nov. 1654 

,, Barbara ; Alexander Deuchar, writer 23 Mar. 1677 

,, Catharine; John Sharp, tailor 13 Aug. 1672 

,, Christian ; Andrew Groser i6 June 1596 

,, Christian ; Gavin Stenhous, baker 22 June 1648 

,, Cornelius, indweller ; Susanna Cassie 27 Aug. 1669 

„ Cornelius, merchant ; Sibilla Stevin 16 Aug. 1659 

„ Cornelius, merchant ; Margaret Reith 11 Jan. 1672 

,, Cornelius, merchant ; Helen Scott 30 Apr. 1674 

,, David, tailor ; Barbara Boyek 24 June 1647 

„ Edward, miller ; Isobel Yellowleyes 30 Nov. 1643 

„ Elizabeth ; Andrew Clerk, merchant 10 Dec. 161 2 

„ Elspeth ; William Henrysone, flesher 11 Feb. 1608 

,, Elspeth ; Andrew Steill, weaver 12 Feb. 1635 

,, Elspeth; Walter Crookshank, cordiner 11 Dec. 1638 

„ Elspeth ; Thomas Cesfoord, stabler 8 Dec. 1657 

,, George, seaman in North Leith ; Jean Hamilton, d. of 

deceased Hugh H., baker, burgess, 20 Oct. 1700, m. i Nov. 1700 

,, Helen ; Matthew Barnis, merchant 22 July 1619 

. „ Helen ; John Pollock 25 Feb. 1686 

,, Hew, apothecary ; Isobel Guthree 20 Nov. 1657 

,, Hugh, merchant ; Isobel Montgomry, by Mr. William 

Baine, minister of Torphichen 23 Aug. 1689 

„ Isobel ; John Young, flesher 3 July 1645 

„ Isobel ; David Makgill, merchant 29 Oct. 1647 

,, Isobel ; John Cotchwith, smith 4 Dec. 1655 

„ James, miller ; Helen Lethem 2 June 1640 

,, James, slater ; Margaret Crawfoord 14 Jan. 1634 

,, James, slater ; Rebecca Currie 25 June 1646 

„ Janet ; Alexander Walker, painter 20 July 1609 

,, Janet ; John Schaw, tailor 31 Aug. 1609 

,, Janet ; William Moore, husbandman 3 Oct. 1643 

,, Janet ; Robert Harvie, locksmith 20 Nov. 1673 

„ Janet ; William Sibbald, flesher 27 Apr. 1683 

„ Janet ; Alexander Gray 23 June 1687 

,, Jean ; Alexander Neilson of Marwood 22 Aug. 1673 

„ Jean ; David Mershell 19 Nov. 1699 

„ John, cook ; Elspeth Bosuall 25 June 1647 

f ,, John, cordiner ; Agnes Henrysone 23 Dec. 1652 

• „ John, flesher ; Grisel Adamsone 28 Apr. 1626 

,, John, gardener ; Isobel Ethingtoun 25 May 1626 

,, John, hatmaker ; Janet Dow 20 Apr. 1615 

- „ John, husbandman ; Margaret Scotte 26 June 1638 

,, John, merchant ; Jean Crightoun 2 Dec. 1652 

„ John, merchant; Mary Bruce i Nov. 1670 

^; ,j John, servitor to the Laird of Maner, in Abercorn parish ; 
Catharine Meldrum, d. of deceased John M. in 
Leuchars (test, from Linlithgow) 26 May 1700, m. 14 June 1700 

,, John, soldier ; Isobel Leslie 26 Aug. 1673 

„ John, tailor ; Helen Auld 17 Dec. 1599 

„ John, workman ; Marion Thomson i Nov. 1672 

„ John, writer ; Jean Linn 27 Dec. 1692 

,, John ; Agnes Galdbreath, by Bp. Hamilton, Lord Dun- 

keld, in the N. K. 30 June 1687 

„ Margaret ; John Morisone, tailor 15 Feb. 1621 

„ Margaret; John Smyth, smith 15 Feb. 1644 

„ Margaret ; Alexander Ferquhar 10 Jan. 1660 

„ Margaret; Mr. Robert Blaikwood, merchant 21 May 1666 

2 K 



514 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Neilson (Neillsoun, Neilsone, Neilsoune), Margaret ; John 

Nasmyth, writer 4 Dec. 1673 

„ Margaret'; John Sumerville 7 July 1700 

„ Mary ; Thomas Porteous, tailor 2 July 1663 

„ Peter, goldsmith ; Margaret Clerk 4 Mar. 1652 

„ Robert, packman ; Marion Campbell 13 July 1637 

„ Robert, tailor ; Isobel Greig 11 Dec. 1679 

„ Robert, writer ; Isobel Broun, d. of deceased George B., 

bailie in Haddington 26 Feb. 1699, m. 24 Mar. 1699 

,, Thomas, coalhewer ; Margaret Andersone 26 Feb. 1652 

„ Thomas, litster ; Margaret Whyte 8 Nov. 1632 

„ William, cutler ; Alison Broun 28 Jan. 1619 

„ William, cutler ; Janet Makkeun 19 Jan. 1637 

,, William, gardener ; Christian Whann 28 Nov. 1673 

,, William, stabler; Jean Milne 15 Sept. 1671 

Neish (Neisch), David, indweller ; Christian Stalker 17 June 1670 

,, Elizabeth ; Alexander Coutes, cordiner 13 July 1666 

,, Elspeth ; John Udward, mason 6 Feb. 1606 

„ Elspeth ; Malcolm Broun, skinner 28 Mar. 1650 

„ James, baker ; Margaret Bisset 20 Nov. 1623 

,, Janet ; John Broun, mealmaker 9 Nov. 1624 

„ Janet ; William Walker, tailor 24 July 1673 

,, John, baker; Margaret Stuart 16 Nov. 1643 

„ Margaret ; Robert Pollock, tailor t. i Oct. 161 1 

,, Neil, draper ; Grizel Makhomish 9 Dec. 1647 
Nemok. See Nimmo. 

Nesfield, Elizabeth ; Gavin Hodge, writer 8 Sept. 168 1 

,, John, maltman ; Helen Grahame 27 Nov. 1656 

Nesome, Laurence, walker ; Margaret Wilsoun 2 Dec. 1619 

Ness (Nesse), David, merchant ; Agnes Hume, widow of 

Robert Cockburn, merchant 2 Jan. 1698, m. 20 Jan. 1698 

„ David ; Violet Hume 27 Jan. 1629 

,, Philippe ; Alexander Najper, soldier 7 Mar. 1650 

Nevoy, Isobel ; Harry Crawfurd, younger of Seaton 9 July 1680 

„ Margaret ; John Lyon, merchant 24 Jan. 1662 
„ Robert, cook ; Mary Douglas, in N. K. by Mr. George 

Wilson I Nov. 1688 

Newall (Newaill), Catharine ; David Norie, tailor 21 Oct. 1613 

„ Euphani ; John Wilsoun, tailor 10 Nov. 1641 
„ James, merchant ; Elizabeth ]\Iaxwell, married by Mr. 

William Meldrome 24 Dec. 1677 

,, Patrick, tailor ; Agnes Blaikie 11 Sept. 1609 

,, Robert, slater; Agnes Mitchell 15 Nov. 1667 
,, William, writer in AUoway ; Marjory Auld, d. of deceased 
James A., merchant in Aberdeen 

I Mar. 1696, m. 17 Mar. 1696 

Newberrie, Joseph ; Janet Arnot 10 Apr. 1677 

Newbie, Helen ; Harry Young, vintner 22 Nov. 1649 

„ Helen ; William Wallace, brewer 18 Nov. 1652 

„ James, tailor ; Jean Birnie 17 Nov. 1676 

„ James, tailor ; his widow. See Jean Birnie. 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Elspeth Henrie 16 June 1653 

Newbigging (Newbigane), Helen ; John Symson, tailor 8 Dec. 1642 

„ Janet; Alexander Quhyt, calsemaker 21 Dec. 1603 

„ John ; Helen Moresoune 10 Dec. 1595 

,, Mungo, workman ; Janet Henry 17 Apr. 1605 

„ Robert, feltmaker ; Agnes Bowie 9 July 1691 

Newlands (Newlandes), Bessie; Andrew Gray, locksmith i July 1673 

„ Bessie ; Alexander Vert i July 1676 

„ Bessie; James Craig, wright 28 July 1676 

,, Christian ; Andrew Carneduft", tailor 23 Sept. 1613 



1595-1700.] Edinbuj'gh Marriage Register. 515 

Newlands (Newlandes), David, merchant ; Giles Bishop 

James Bischop, skinner (added) 15 Dec. 1640 

„ Isobel ; George Barclay, mariner 12 Aug. 1641 

„ Janet ; Francis Hopkirk, chirurgian 16 June 1647 

„ Margaret; George Dowglas, merchant 2 Dec. 1628 

„ Margaret; Walter Dowglas 21 July 1642 

„ Marion ; Peter Gibsoune, stabler ig May 1608 

„ Marion ; Robert Hamilton, mason 3 Aug. 1671 

„ Robert, skinner ; Chrystine Alane 28 Apr. 1668 

Newton (Newtoun), Christian ; James Ker, tailor 13 June 1605 

„ Elizabeth; George Wood, gardener i Dec. 167 1 

„ Francis, son of .Andrew N., farmer in Stans ; Margaret 
Whyt, d. of deceased John W., maltman in Falkirk 

22 Nov. 1696, m. 10 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; George Hog, merchant 31 Jan. 

,, Janet ; Andrew Millikin, merchant 22 June 

„ Janet ; Mr. James Hodge, doctor in the High School 29 Apr. 

„ Janet ; James Pringle, tailor 6 May 

„ Jean ; William Gardiner, flesher 18 Nov. 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Graham, litster 7 Dec. 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Willson, litster 19 July 

„ Marion ; John Milne, tailor 30 Nov. 

„ Robert, merchant ; Isobel Robesoune 9 Dec. 

„ Robert ; Janet Johnestoun 16 Feb. 

„ Thomas, indweller ; Agnes ]Morison 5 Sept. 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Catharine Whyte 17 Oct. 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Christian Johnstoun 28 May 

„ Thomas ; Margaret Gleghorne 1 1 Feb. 

,, William, cutler ; Margaret Bennett 3 Dec. 

Nicol (Nicoll), Agnes ; George Tailer, writer 10 Nov. 

„ Agnes ; David Frier, merchant 9 Mar. 

,, Agnes ; Patrick Morison 5 Dec. 

„ Andrew, merchant ; Isobel Nicoll 18 Jan. 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Agnes Guyler 21 June 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Jean Syd 29 June 

,, Anna; James P'entoun, tailor 18 Dec. 

„ Archibald, slater ; Marion Weir 2 Feb. 

„ Bessie ; William Gray, writer 16 Aug. 

„ Bessie ; Robert Miller, weaver 14 June 

,, Catharine ; Duncan Mun, younger, tanner 19 Mar. 

„ Christian ; .Mr. Allan Fergussone, minister at Straeblain 

11 Nov. 

„ Christian ; Walter Strachan, workman 10 Oct. 

„ Christian; John Sharpe 17 Aug. 

„ Christian ; Robert Scott ' 25 Mar. 

„ David, merchant ; Margaret Mortoun 9 June 

„ David, tailor ; Bessie Loue 30 Sept. 

„ David, tailor ; Agnes Clunis 18 Dec. 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. John Semple 7 Oct. 

„ Elizabeth; William Porteous, workman 12 Nov. 

„ Elizabeth ; John Lawson, stabler i Feb. 

„ Elizabeth ; James Mein, son to Robert M., master of the 

Letter Office 26 Jan. 

,, Elspeth ; Thomas Cook, tailor 26 Oct. 

,, George, cook ; Jean Symsoun 6 Jan. 

,, George, merchant ; Janet Reid 9 Mar. 

„ George, tailor ; Margaret Robesone 30 Dec. 

,, George ; Sara Abercrumbie 26 May 

„ George ; Elizabeth Bennet, towards evening in the Isle 

of the old kirk by Mr. Ferquard 12 June 

„ George ; Janet Knight 3 May 



696 

639 
620 
638 
652 
601 
654 
667 
649 
600 
602 
672 
611 
628 
596 
667 
646 
666 
689 

655 
632 
669 
628 
672 
657 
677 
646 

638 
671 
679 
683 
646 
641 
691 
669 
674 



643 
620 

643 
658 
6i8 

688 



5i6 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 



James 
Janet ; 
Janet ; 
Janet ; 
Janet ; 
Janet ; 
Janet 



Nicol (Nicoll), Gilbert, merchant ; his widow. Sec Margaret Forsyth. 
„ Harry, writer ; Christian Leishman, married by Mr. John 

Robertson 28 Dec. 1677 

„ Helen ; Thomas Symsone, mason 19 June 1632 

„ Isobel ; Andrew Nicoll, merchant i8 Jan. 1655 

,, Isobel ; James Innes, writer 17 Feb. 1663 

„ Isobel : James Fairlie, writer 17 Dec. 1668 

„ Isobel ; John Greir, cordiner 7 July 1671 

,, Isobel ; John Crightoun, indweller 29 Feb. 1672 

„ Mr. James ; Margaret Robertsoune 2 Aug. 1598 

,, James, cordiner ; Jean Drummond 10 July 1623 

„ James, " cordnie" ; Margaret Thomsone 22 June 1625 

„ James, merchant ; Marion Stevinsoune 16 Mar. 1596 

„ James, merchant ; Bessie Lawrie 27 July 1609 

,, James, merchant ; Bessie Park 27 Apr. 1631 
„ James, periwig-maker, indweller ; Janet Stewart, servitrix 

to Gilbert Stewart, merchant, burgess, 17 Nov. 1700, m. 5 Dec. 1700 

,, James, surgeon ; Isobel Broun 18 July 1656 

„ James, tailor ; Janet Bordland 6 July 161 5 

,, James, tailor ; Agnes Elder 20 June 1627 

,, James, tailor ; Elspeth Bell 12 Nov. 1635 

„ James, tailor ; Anna Andersone 15 Sept. 1642 

James, weaver ; Beatrix Scheill 22 Aug. 1644 

; Katharine Lowrie 2 July 1595 

James Johnstoun, bailie of Water of Leith 3 June 1619 

William Dowie, workman 31 Oct. J638 

John Makgill, merchant 26 July 1649 

John Measour, flesher 20 July 1652 

Robert Young, brewer 26 Nov. 1657 

John Broun, writer 27 June 1662 

Janet ; John Tod, indweller 16 June 1665 

Janet ; William Inglis, cordiner 7 July 1670 

Janet ; Robert Nicoll, writer 18 Aug. 1682 

Janet ; Thomas Chapman 5 June 1690 

Jean ; Mr. John Borthwike, goldsmith 10 July 1681 

Jean ; James Dickison, cordiner i Aug. 1684 

Jean ; Walter Glendinning 23 Apr. 1691 

John, carter; Margaret Greir 6 Sept. 1683 

John, cordiner ; Elizabeth Thomson 8 July 1670 

John, cordiner ; Elspeth Anderson 13 Apr. 1683 

John, glover ; Helen Greig 3 July 1674 

John, merchant ; Rebecca Walker 18 Dec. 1623 

John, merchant ; Janet Walker 22 Dec. 1625 

John, merchant ; Lilias Miller 22 July 1647 

John, stabler ; Bessie Gray 4 Dec. 1679 

John, tailor ; Christian Bordland 12 May 1618 

John, tailor; Margaret Young 15 Feb. 1644 

John, workman ; Janet Mow 9 June 1642 

John, workman ; Alison ]3rysoun 10 Sept. 1647 

John, workman ; Mary Campbell 30 Dec. 1653 

John, writer ; Bessie Thomesoune 21 Oct. 1606 

John, writer; Magdalene Hutchesone 12 Dec. 1627 

John ; Janet Kingyean 14 Aug. 1633 

Lilias ; Alan Logan, writer 13 Jan. 1668 

Margaret ; John Fisher, tailor 31 July 1636 

Margaret ; John Cranstoun, tailor 16 Oct. 1656 

Margaret ; Andrew Steven, merchant 18 Feb. 1664 

Margaret ; George Grahame, fiar of Inchbrakie 17 Mar. 1665 

Margaret ; James Fergusson, tailor 14 June 1667 

James Broun, cordiner 31 Jan. 1675 

James Wauch . ^ :. ^ 17 Nov. 1684 



Margaret 
Margaret 



I595-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 517 

Nicol (Nicoll), Margaret ; Robert Paintland 29 Oct. 1699 

„ Marion ; Richard Somervell, merchant o Mar 1647 

„ Marion ; Robert Shankes, tailor ,7 Au^-. 1666 

„ Marjory ; Robert Kae, baker g Jufy 16-^9 

„ Marjory; Thomas Sweetoun, baker --i June 1640 

„ Marjory ; John Mershell "3 ^^i^y 1698 

„ Mary ; George Young c jj^,^ jgg 

„ Nmian, writer ; Janet Liddaill § U\\y 15-, 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Bessie Rantoun i ;\iar. i cnj 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Marion Sutie 2 Apr. i6;7 
„ Patrick merchant ; Isobel Heriot, married at the West Kirk 

„.,_,.,, 20 Dec. 16159 
„ Patrick ; Bessie Anderson, in the S. K. bv Mr. M'Gill 7 Jan. 1690 

,, Richard, merchant; Janet Lowes ' 7 Sept 16^4 

,, Robert, flesher ; Isobel Campbell 26 Nov' 1644 

„ Robert, tailor; Elizabeth Grenelaw "14 Peb" i^gS 

„ Robert, writer; Janet Nicoll ,8 Au" \b%-y 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; iMargaret Wickedschaw 5 Jufv 1608 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Margaret Wardlaw 5 July 1608 

„ Thomas, cutler ; Catharine Lightoun 17 j^ne 16-^1 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Katharine Gibsoune 21 July iGo-' 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Marion Tindell 25 Jan. 1604 

,, Thomas, workman ; Janet Bryson 30 June 1665 

„ Thomas, wright ; Margaret Dudgeone 10 Nov 16-^4 

„ Mr. William, indweller ; Elizabeth Mitchell i Oct. 1669 

„ Mr. William, schoolmaster ; Janet Young 18 Aug! 166; 

„ William, cordiner ; Agnes Thomsone 26 Nov. 1630 

„ William, cordiner ; Elspeth Fyfe 28 Apr! 1681 

„ William, cordiner ; Elspeth Gray 14 June 168-^ 

„ William, cordiner ; his widow. See Elizabeth Gray. ^ 

„ William, maltman ; Bessie Reid 30 Dec. 1606 

„ William, shearsmith ; Margaret Yealtoun 21 July i66s 

„ William, workman ; Marion Denham "7 Oct. 165^ 

„ William, writer; Margaret Pryde 21 Apr! 167 1 
„ William, writer ; Margaret Sym, widow of Thomas Aird, 

stabler, clandestinely married 17 instant ->7 Nov 1691 

" w'll'^"' ' l^""" Hamilton 3 Mar! 1663 

„ William ; Jean Reid 3 Nov 168; 

,, William ; Elspeth Wardlaw i- jy^g ,538 

Nicolson (Nicollsone, Nicolsoune) of Kemnay, Thomas, younger ; 

Mrs. Margaret Nicolson, by warrant to Mr James Lundie 

1*7 T 1 1 l\r T AQ5 

„ Agnes ; Archibald Nobill, merchant -.-. jan 1601 

„ Agnes ; Allan Mure, flesher icTMar! 1602 

„ Agnes ; John Wilsone, brasier 13 jjec' 16^8 

„ Barbara ; James Childers, town-officer 27 Apr! 1684 

„ Bessie ; James Dasoun, skinner 20 Aug! 1611 

„ Bessie ; George Gilchrist, hind 20 June i6-'8 

„ Catharine ; John Duncan, weaver 3 De^ 16-^; 

„ Catharine ; William Denham, cobbler 26 Mar! 1646 

„ Christian ; George Turner, tailor 4 July 167-7 
„ Daniel, writer ; Jean Landes, married by Mr. John 

M'Math, minister at Lasswade 12 Oct. 168'' 

„ David, candlemaker ; Margaret Dowglas ioJulyj6-'8 

„ David, merchant ; Marion Polloke i Aug. 161 6 

„ Elizabeth ; George Wyseman, merchant 10 Feb. 16^9 

„ Elizabeth ; William Scharp, fiar of Howstoun 13 June i6;o 

„ Elizabeth ; William Orr 14 June 167-' 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. Robert Muirhead 16 Dec. 1688 

„ Elspeth ; Alexander Listoun, baker 30 Jan! 1606 

„ Elspeth ; Thomas Fisher, tailor 25 June 1658 



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Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 



Nicolson (Nicollsone, Nicolsoune), Eupham ; Hew Makrone, merchant 



8 Oct. 
I June 

20 Aug. 
23 Apr. 

9 Feb. 
20 July 



Francis, candlemaker ; Margaret Tweedie 

Francis, candlemaker ; Agnes Moysie 

Mr. George, advocate ; Margaret Haliburton, married 

Gilbert, merchant ; Christian Weetfoote 

Gilbert, poultryman ; Margaret Foresyth 

Gilbert, writer ; Barbara Seaton, married by Mr. JohrrM'Queen 

10 Apr. 
Helen ; Patrick Hervie, maltman 22 June 

Isobel ; Adam Nisbet, writer 31 Dec. 

Isobel ; James Duncan, tailor 8 June 

Isobel ; David Kay, weaver 11 June 

Isobel ; Sir Mark Cass, fiar of Cockpen i'] Aug. 

Isobel ; Patrick Somervell 25 Nov. 

Isobel ; James Dunbar of Mochrum 11 Feb. 

Isobel ; John Watson 14 June 

Mr. James ; Elizabeth Rig - 7 Feb. 

James, merchant ; Janet Gourley, married by Mr. .Archi 

bald Turner 
James, tailor ; Agnes Austiane 
James, writer ; Agnes Cleland 
Janet ; Gavin Williamsonne 
Janet; Josias Riard, "croseletmaker " 
Janet, "test, to the p." ; Thomas Hockat, weaver 
Janet ; William Bell, shoemaker 
Janet ; John Haistie, weaver 
Janet ; Thomas Wilkie, merchant 
Janet ; John Smyth, tailor 
Janet ; Andrew Finlay, maltman in Portsburgh 
Janet ; Joseph Smith 
Jean ; James Fergusson, \\-orkman 
John, cooper ; Margaret Nicolsone 
John, creamer ; Barbara Yoole 
John, flesher ; Isobel Cuninghame 
John, janitor of the college ; Elizabeth Borthwike, married 

by Mr. Andrew Kynneir 
John ; Helen Bell 
Katharine ; John Tallour, merchant 
Lybra ; James Duncane, butterman 
Mrs. Margaret ; James Hamilton of Bancrief 
Mrs. Margaret ; Thomas Nicolson of Kemnay 
Margaret ; Simon Corbat 

John Nicolsone, cooper 

Mr. Da\id Dunmure 

Robert Goodfellow, baker 

James Chalmers, writer 

Archibald Edmondstoun, cordiner 

James Stevenson, flesher 

Rorie Gunn, indweller 

John Lawson 

John Neill, workman 

John Moor, brewer 
George Hay, fiar of Balhousie 



Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Marion 

Marion ; John Boyd, baker 

Mary ; James Reid, indweller 

Patrick, husbandman ; Barbara Muir 

Patrick, mariner ; Isobel Falconer 

Patrick, tailor ; Margaret Brysoun 

Patrick, smith ; Elizabeth Broun 

Patrick, wright ; Anna Lamb 



13 Feb. 


22 Jan. 


9 Nov. 


I Apr. 


5 May 


15 Aug. 


4 Nov. 


4 Jan. 


30 Nov. 


30 Mar. 


30 June 


17 Aug. 


27 Apr. 


14 June 


17 Dec. 


29 Apr. 


narried 


B. 30 Apr. 


25 Apr. 


2 Feb. 


25 Sept. 


4 June 


17 July 


17 Apr. 


14 June 


7 Mar. 


28 Apr. 


16 June 


12 June 


20 July 


12 Sept. 


10 Aug. 


25 Apr. 


5 June 


28 Apr. 


17 July 


15 Jan. 


15 Mar. 


test. 14 June 


20 May 


19 Nov. 


28 July 



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519 



Nicolson (Nicollsone, Nicolsoune), Patrick ; Nicolas 



Salina ; Mr. Robert Blaw 
Sara ; John Murray, merchant 
Susanna ; James Eleis of Southsyde 
Richard, merchant ; Bessie Tailyeafeir 



Robert, mason 
Robert, mason 
Robert, mason 
Robert, mason 
Robert, mason 



EHzabeth Johnstoun 

Isobel Cock 

Helen Hay 

Helen Milne 

Elizabeth Drummond, by Mr. 



Wilsoun 

22 Nov. 

8 June 
21 Apr. 
20 Oct. 
30 July 

4 Sept. 

9 Jan. 

24 Mar. 
10 July 

Fercjuard 

28 June 

2 June 

24 July 

n £>ec. 

25 Mar. 
18 Dec. 

5 June 
15 June 

]6 Jan. 



Mr. Thomas, advocate ; Susanna Fairholme 

Mr. Thomas, King's Advocate ; Rachel Burnet 

Thomas, merchant ; Marion Ramsay 

Thomas ; Janet Curry 

Mr. William ; Elizabeth Trotter, married 17 instant 

William, cordiner ; Janet Woode 

William, cordiner ; Helen Lockie 

William, hatmaker ; Bessie Spens 

William, mason ; Margaret Dick, dau. of John D., mer 

chant in Straven 9 May 1697, m. 4 June 

William, merchant ; Grisel Wilsoune i Dec. 

William, younger, merchant ; Janet Tailyefeir 8 Oct. 

William, tailor ; Grisel Mortoun 23 Nov. 

William ; Elspeth Wilsoune 19 Feb. 

Niddry (Nidrie, Nidry, Nithrie), Andrew, merchant ; Margaret 

Ainslie 10 June 

Andrew, weaver ; Catharine M'Farland 17 Dec. 

Helen ; Walter Strachan 21 Apr. 

Janet ; John Mitchel, husbandman i Dec. 

Robert, tailor ; Janet Edmistoun 23 Aug. 

Thomas, merchant ; Janet Ramsay 20 July 

Thomas ; Margaret Anton, by Mr. Burgess in the S.K. 

24 Dec. 
Nimmo (Nemmo, Nemo, Nemok, Nimoke, Nymmo), Agnes ; 



Alexander Pyot, writer 13 Dec. 1598 
Agnes ; John Ross, tailor 24 Feb. 1620 
Agnes ; Neil Steuart 2 Oct. 1688 
Alison ; James Haistie, weaver 8 June 1630 
Andrew ; Christian Hamiltoun 9 Apr. 1667 
Mr. Bernard, schoolmaster ; Jean Ham^ay i May 1666 
Master Bernard ; Catharine Grahame 21 Mar. 1675 
Bessie ; James Noble, merchant 22 Dec. 1612 
Bessie ; James Duncan 10 Dec. 1686 
Christian ; John Forbes, workman 9 June 1652 
Elspet ; James Bryce, workman 11 Aug. 1612 
Gilbert, cook ; Elspet Matthiesone 9 May 1616 
Grissell ; David Wood, maltman 6 June 1605 
Helen ; Thomas Greive, litster 30 Jan. 1680 
James, tailor ; Agnes Cochran, d. of John C, candle- 
maker, burgess 18 Dec. 1698, m. 12 Jan. 1699 in Canongate 



Janet ; James Edmestoun, tailor 21 July 

Janet ; William Moncreiff, servant to Doctor Suter 4 Oct. 

Janet ; David Whyte, cordiner 13 July 

Jean ; Walter Gibsoun, tailor 18 July 

Jean ; James Ker, tailor 23 Dec. 

John, farmer in Inglistoun ; Agnes M'Keldounie 10 Nov. 

John, husbandman ; Jean Gairdner 17 July 

John, indvveller ; Christian Boyd 17 July 

John, weaver ; Margaret Broun 29 June 



621 
694 
608 
664 
639 
657 
662 
664 
674 

685 

633 
649 
598 
606 
668 
608 

631 
605 

697 
601 
618 
609 
601 

634 
680 

693 
631 

636 
615 

689 



602 

655 
676 
622 
662 

693 
632 
660 
660 



520 Edmbu7'gh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Nimmo (Nemmo, Nemo, Nemok, Nimoke, Nymmo), John, 

weaver; Agnes Wylie 19 July 

„ John, writer ; Margaret Jamison 8 Aug. 

„ Margaret ; Robert Maxwell, writer 20 Nov. 

„ Margaret ; John Adamesone, tailor 3 Aug. 

„ Margaret ; John Clerk, mason 13 Nov. 

„ Margaret ; David Bennet, glover 17 Apr. 

,, Margaret ; James Menteith 20 Apr. 

,, Margaret ; John Law, wright i Aug. 

,, Marion ; James Barbour, tailor 9 Apr. 

„ Marion ; George Ker, tailor 14 Mar. 

,, Patrick, tailor ; Isobel Pook 13 Dec. 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Isobel Forrester 27 Apr. 

,, Thomas, merchant ; Marie King 15 Aug. 

„ Mr. William ; Marion Donaldsone 21 Dec. 

„ William, tailor ; Catharine Maistertoun 13 June 

„ William ; Jannet Paris, to be married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean. [This entry is on a slip of paper 

inserted here.] 12 Feb. 

Nisbet (Nesbeth, Nisbett, Nisbit, Nisbitt) of Dalzell, Robert, 

younger; Rachel Nisbet. 31 Dec. 

,, of Dirleton, W^illiam ; Mrs. Jane Bennet 29 Mar. 

,, Adam, lawful son of Sir Alexander N. of West Nisbet ; 

Janet Akinhead 

„ Adam, husbandman ; Margaret Mitchell 

„ Adam, writer ; Isobel Nicolsone 

,, Mrs. Agnes ; John Home of Nynwells 

,, Agnes ; Adam Turnet, tailor 

„ Agnes ; Mr. George Lasoun, writer 

„ Agnes ; Mr. Robert Levingstoun 

,, Agnes ; Mr. Alexander Heriott 

„ Agnes ; Mr. Archibald Douglass 

„ Agnes ; William Steven 

„ Alexander, candlemaker ; Alison Thomesoune 

„ Alexander, mason ; Marjory Lourie 

,, Alexander ; Catharine Porterfield, married by 

William Annand, 10 November 1665 T. 

,, Andrew, candlemaker ; Agnes Binning 

„ Anna ; Colin Falconer 

„ Barbara ; James Chalmers, tanner 

,, Barbara ; David Aikinhead 

„ Bessie ; Thomas Wilsoun, tailor 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Baxter, wright 

„ Catharine ; John Pearsone, flesher 

„ Catharine ; George Watsone, writer 

„ Catharine ; William Chrystisone, clothier 

„ Catherine ; Walter Riddell, merchant 

,, Christian ; Patrick Clerk, maltman 

,, Catharine ; George Mershall, tailor 

,, Catharine ; W^illiam Broun in Chirnside 

„ Catharine ; James Walker 

,, David, baker ; Beatrix Broun 

,, David, baker ; Magdalene Scotte 

„ David, merchant ; Agnes Home, married by Mr. John 

M'Queen B. 3 Mar. 

„ David, tailor ; Marion Spotte 10 Apr. 

,, Edward, writer ; Margaret Williamsone 26 June 

„ Elinor ; Mr. Alexander Swintoun 29 Mar. 

,, Elizabeth ; John Riddoch, indweller 21 Mar. 

„ Elspet ; John Cochren, turner 23 May 

,, Eupham ; George Glendinning 2o Dec. 



24 Mar. 


20 June 


31 Dec. 


4 June 


24 Jan. 


2 Jan. 


29 June 


15 Sept. 


1 5 Jan. 


20 Oct. 


25 Aug. 


21 Apr. 


Mr. 


K. 16 Nov. 


15 Sept. 


27 Apr. 


7 Sept. 


19 July 


27 Nov. 


8 Feb. 


3 July 


23 Oct. 


16 Oct. 


30 Sept. 


10 Oct. 


I Jan. 


31 Mar. 


4 Feb. 


20 Feb. 


26 Sept. 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Alarriage Register. 



521 



7 Aug. 1698, m. 26 Aug. 
2 Feb. 



Nisbet (Nesbeth, Nisbett, Nisbit, Nisbitt), Eupham ; James 

P'orrest, glazier 3 Aug. 

,, Eupham ; Mr. David Blair 24 Jan. 

„ P^lorence ; James Matthie, workman 6 July 

„ Gavin, cordiner ; Grizel Hedderweek 18 Jan. 

„ Gavin ; Margaret Fairlie 12 Jan. 

,, George, indweller ; Elizabeth Ogilvie 20 Apr. 

,, Gilbert, apothecary, burgess ; his widow. See Sara Heriot. 

„ Gilbert, writer ; Christian Law, d. of William Law, 
cordiner, burgess of Edinburgh 

„ Helen ; John Thomesoune 

„ Helen ; Robert Mackairter, gardener 16 Apr. 

„ Mr. Henry ; Grizel Riddell 9 Feb. 

,, Henry, merchant ; Janet Maistertoun 1 1 Dec. 

„ Henry, wheelwright ; Janet Orr 24 July 

„ Isobel ; Matthew Byres, merchant 8 Oct. 

,, Isobel; David Robertsone 1 5 Aug. 

,, Isobel ; Harry Morisone, porter 13 Feb. 

,, Isobel ; Mr. John Wilson 12 Nov. 

„ Mr. James, advocate ; Catharine Gray 23 Aug. 

,, James, candlemaker ; Isobel Young 18 Aug. 

,, James, bookmaker ; Catharine Wise 23 Jan. 

,, James, mason ; Margaret Montgomerie 20 Nov. 

,, James, messenger ; Bessie Boog 3 May 

,, James, stabler ; Margaret Heegie 2 Nov. 

„ James; Rachel Galbreath 13 June 

„ Janet ; William M'Math, merchant 27 Oct. 

,, Janet ; Edward Gillespie, merchant 9 Mar. 

„ Janet ; Gilbert Pendreigh, merchant 7 Feb. 

,, Janet ; Thomas Symson, clothier 16 July 

,, Janet ; William Gillchryst, merchant 23 Dec. 

„ Janet ; William Caldwells 27 Nov. 

,, Janet ; David Kedie 15 Sept. 

„ Mrs. Jean ; William Scott, younger of Harden 16 Mar. 

,, Jean ; Patrick Hudsoune, tailor 6 July 

,, Jean ; James Bailie 27 Apr. 

„ Jean ; John Sincler, vintner 12 Feb. 

,, Jean ; John Nisbet, maltman 18 July 

„ Jean ; David Coul, stabler 8 July 

,, Jean ; Thomas Bairnesfather, sleader 4 Nov. 

,, Jean ; John Broun, mason 5 Dec. 

Jean ; Alexander Bruce 8 Apr. 

16 June 



Mr. John, commissary ; Helen Hay 



Mr. John, writer ; Agnes Riddell, by warrant of B 



Edin. to Mr. John Ferqhard 
John, bookbinder ; Jean Glen 
John, bookbinder ; Elizabeth Montago 
John, bookbinder ; Isobel Baird 
John, collector ; Barbara Hay 
John, husbandman ; Jean Ramsay 
John, husbandman ; Isobel Andersone 
John, maltman ; Jean Nisbet 
John, merchant ; Margaret Young 
John, merchant ; Elspeth Dobie 
John, merchant ; Phillis Hope 
John, merchant ; Jean Robertson 
John, weaver ; Agnes Tailyeour 
John, weaver ; Bessie Napier 
John, writer ; Jonet Ballendyne 
John ; Rachel Nisbet 
Katharine : Alexander Mowat writer 



28 Sept. 
24 Aug. 
23 Dec. 

3 Mar. 

2 Dec. 

5 Dec. 
18 Sept. 

18 July 
12 June 

8 Nov. 

19 Oct. 

6 July 
30 Nov. 
17 Sept. 

19 Feb. 
1 1 Aug. 
1 1 Apr. 



1669 
1697 
1647 
1659 
1647 
1673 



698 
603 
657 
657 
633 
679 
612 

634 
645 
699 
621 
646 
679 
623 
655 
643 
689 
607 
649 
650 
680 
680 
690 
692 

673 
603 
609 
624 
633 
634 
647 
662 
686 
653 

686 
660 
669 
682 
6ig 

637 
638 

633 
627 
649 
658 

673 
613 
623 

597 
646 
604 



522 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Nisbet (Nesbeth, Nisbett, Nisbit, Nisbitt), Margaret ; Mr. 

Patrick Yeaman 22 Dec. 1641 

„ Margaret; James Hanimiltoun, mason 26 Apr. 1655 

„ Margaret ; James Breadie, millwright 16 Jan. 1662 

„ Margaret ; William Paterson, writer 14 Sept. 1665 

,, Margaret ; John Veatch 10 Dec. 1699 

,, Marion ; John Yoole, workman 26 June 1638 

,, Marion ; James Orem, merchant 14 Mar. 1643 

,, Marion ; James Johnstoun, merchant 30 Nov. 1643 

,, Marion ; David Milne 3 Apr. 1649 

,, Mai"ion ; Robert Adamsone, writer i June 1660 

„ Marion ; James Thomson, one of the clerks of Exchequer 

14 July 1674 
,, Marion ; Mr. Robert Kirton 30 May 1691 

„ Mr. Patrick, advocate ; Jean Arthure 16 June 1608 

,, Philip; Elspeth Thomsone 10 Jan. 1639 

„ Rachel ; Robert Nisbet, younger of Dalzell 31 Dec. 1616 

„ Rachel ; John Nisbet 1 1 Aug. 1646 

,, Rebecca ; John Webster, mason 23 Feb. 1694 

,, Robert, candlemaker ; Margaret Foord 24 Feb. 1631 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Margaret Melvill 30 Oct. 1651 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Margaret Pringle 29 Dec. 1654 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Marion Flockart 4 Mar. 1659 

,, Robert, cordiner ; Bessie Baird 27 Nov. 1679 

„ Robert, gardener in S. Leith parish ; Eupham Drybrugh, 

servitrix to widow Wallace 2 July 1699, m. 21 July 1699 

„ Robert in Tarbolton ; Elizabeth Cuninghame 4 Aug. 1657 

„ Thomas, mason ; Christian Thomson 21 Dec. 1693 

„ William, tailor ; Catharine Hill 27 Jan. 1643 

,, William, weaver ; Margaret Allerdyce 27 June 1643 

„ William, weaver ; Janet Johnstoun 25 Feb. 1646 

„ William, writer ; Janet Rankin 23 Dec. 1692 

„ William ; Agnes Levingstoun i July 1641 

Niven (Nevene, Neving, Niving), Helen ; William Miller, baker 

26 Nov. 1612 
,, Hugh, servitor to Sir William Bruce ; Janet Auldcorn 

14 Dec. 1669 
., James, merchant ; Margaret Bannatyne 19 Oct. 1618 

„ Janet ; James Irone, stabler 7 Oct. 1601 

„ John, indweller ; Mary Mitchell 4 Aug. 1693 

„ John, mason ; Agnes Duncan 6 June 1679 

,, Margaret ; Henry Miller, husbandman 5 July 1644 

,, Margaret ; Robert Somervill, indweller 6 July J 666 

„ Margaret ; James Wast 1 1 July 1690 

,, Marion ; Robert Broun, browster 29 Nov. 1598 

„ Thomas, weaver ; Christian Johnstoun 15 Dec. 1614 

„ William, cook ; Margaret Haddok 12 June 1606 

,, William, weaver : Margaret Christie 24 Nov. 1634 

Nixon (Nicksone), Hew, mason ; Janet Porteous 21 Jan. 1645 

Noake, Elizabeth ; Robert Henderson 11 July 1697 

Noble (Nobill), Agnes ; William Hutsone, skinner ]o Feb. 1625 

„ Agnes ; Robert Hepburne, cordiner 25 Oct. 1627 

,, Alexander, merchant ; Katharine Smyth 29 Nov. 1663 

,, Alexander, merchant ; Jean Arthour 30 Jan. 1645 

„ Anna ; Aulay M'Aulay, flesher 30 Nov. 1683 

„ Archibald, merchant ; Agnes Nicolsoune 22 Jan. 1601 

„ Archibald, merchant ; Elspeth Baxter t. 27 Feb. 161 2 

„ George, seaman ; Mary Willson, by order of the Bishop 

3 July 1679 
„ Henry, merchant ; Jean Grub 24 Aug. 1679 

„ Isobel ; James Craw, baker 13 July 1666 



I595-I700-] Edinburgh JMarriage Register 



52, 



22 Dec. 


612 


16 Apr. 


640 


20 Oct. 


676 


19 Dec. 


622 


14 Aug. 


[668 


9 June 


692 


29 Apr. 


641 


28 Nov. 


622 


17 June 


[631 


26 Mar. 


646 


30 Jan. 


[655 


2 July 


661 


4 Apr. 


1654 


16 Jan. 


[617 


28 Apr. 


670 


23 Apr. 


672 



18 Dec. 



Noble (Nobill), James, barber, burgess ; Anna Baillie, d. of 
Thomas B., in Burnhouse of Wostoun 

at Wostoun, 28 Aug. 1698, m. 16 Sept 

James, barber ; his widow. See Anna Baillie. 

James, merchant ; Bessie Nimmo 

James, merchant ; Jean Lyell 

Janet ; Archibald Johnstoun, merchant 

Jean ; William Young, tailor 

Jean ; James Flint, merchant 

John, tailor ; Margaret Mather 

John ; Margaret Tran 

Margaret ; John Ruddoch, merchant 

Margaret ; Daniel Tailer, tailor 

Margaret ; Richard Lennox, tailor 

Margaret ; William Tisedaill, tailor 

Marjory ; William Fentoun, baker 

Ralph, English soldier ; Barbara Geddes 

Sara ; James Clerk, merchant 

Sarah ; George Howe, merchant 

Thomas, skinner ; Margaret Lasoun 

Thomas, glover ; his widow. See Margaret Lawson. 

Thomas, tailor ; Helen Cuthill 

Thomas ; Isobel Ainslie, by warrant to Dr. John Strauchan 

17 Jan. 

William, slater ; Jean Nairn, d. of deceased William N., 

wright in Carnwath 22 Oct. 1699, m. 24 Nov. 

Noltman, Flora ; William Broun, mealmaker 2 Sept. 

Robert, maltman ; Alison Thomsone 8 Dec. 

Robert, tailor ; Christian Gilpatrik 13 Jan. 

Norie (Norrie, Nory), Agnes ; William Anderson 30 Jan. 

Agnes ; John Purvis, flesher 21 Feb. 

Alexander, baker ; Agnes Murdoch 14 June 

Catharine ; James Patersone, stabler 24 June 

Catharine ; Thomas Lourie 19 Nov. 

Christian ; John Eastoun, merchant ig June 

Christian ; Thomas Campbell, flesher 24 May 

David, merchant ; Janet Walker 28 Feb. 

David, tailor ; Catharine Newaill 21 Oct. 

Elizabeth ; James Dickson, merchant i] Feb. 

Elizabeth ; William Bell 19 Jan. 

Elspeth ; Gavin Hammiltoun, pewderer 10 June 

George, merchant ; Susanna Gibsone S.W. 14 June 

Grizel ; Thomas Petti ngrue 13 Nov. 

Isobel ; George Harper, merchant 19 July 

Isobel ; Patrick Anderson, wright 22 Feb. 

James, merchant ; Catharine Bain, d. of deceased John 



1698 



B., wright, bailie of Musselburgh 
James ; Mary Crawfurd 
Janet ; John Arnot, baker 
Janet ; Alexander Cummyng, glover 
Janet ; William Willson, cordiner 
Janet ; Patrick Grinlay 
Janet ; Robert Law 
John, cobbler ; Isobel Cathkin 
John, mason in Edinburgh ; his widow. 
Peter, chirurgian ; Catharine Broun 
Robert ; Jean Symonton, by Dr. Strachan 
William, merchant ; Jean Alexander 



pro. 16 May 1697 

23 July 1675 

8 June 1602 

19 June 1655 

25 Apr. 1678 

2 Apr. 1685 

22 Nov. 

19 Oct. 1626 

See Christian Adamson. 

II Nov. 1646 
P. 26 Nov. 
25 Sept. 



William, tailor ; Janet Weir 22 May 1655, married 24 May 
Norman, Mary ; William Broun, smith 3 Sept. 

Norma, Margaret ; David Aves, tailor 28 June 



639 



699 
641 
625 
624 
685 
697 
666 
647 
699 
651 
660 

613 
670 
690 
658 
638 
677 
661 
694 



621 

686 
659 



524 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Normingtoun, Edward ; Isobel Waugh 26 Sept. 

Norstoun, Magnus, soldier ; Susanna Steven 24 Feb. 
Norwell (Norvell, Norweall), Bessie ; Robert Sands, tailor 25 Oct. 

„ Elspet ; William Doode, workman 25 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Andrew Fithie, cordiner 28 June 

„ Margaret ; James Smyth 10 Sept. 

„ Mary ; Sir David Falconer of Newtoun, senator of the 

College of Justice 16 Feb. 

Noter, Robert, feltmaker ; Catharine Hodge 26 May 

Noteman, Agnes ; Alexander VVricht, wobster 22 June 

,, Katharine; James Bradfute, merchant 15 Feb. 

„ Robert, merchant ; " Flurische" Johnestoun 24 Jan. 

„ Thomas; Helen Duncane 11 July 

Noyer, Isobel ; Guy Saunegrain, Frenchman 15 Mar. 

Nuttell, William, soldier ; Isobel Andersone 8 Feb. 

Oback, Edward, messenger ; Rebecca Colvine 
Ochiltrie, Agnes ; John Robesone, fishmonger 

,, Agnes ; George Guyler, workman 

,, Archibald, weaver ; Esther Scotte 

,, Archibald, weaver ; Elspeth Craig 

„ Elspeth ; John Laurie, skinner 

„ George, farmer ; Janet Grant 

„ James, workman ; Janet Henrie 

„ John, weaver ; Anna Glen 
Ochterlonie, Andrew ; Margaret Green 

„ Barbara ; Thomas Kirk, flesher 

„ James, brewer ; Bessie Gowans 

See also Auchterlonie. 
Oconoquher, Mary ; Duncan Campbell 
Ogill, George, \vriter ; Margaret Guthree 

„ Margaret ; Patrick Murray 
Ogilvie (Ogilbie, Ogillvie, Oglevie) of Channelie, Thomas ; 

Agnes Scott 7 Feb. 

„ Mr. Alexander ; Margaret Stewart 17 June 

„ Alexander, cordiner ; Grisel Stuart 21 Jan. 

„ Alexander, cordiner ; Catharine Rennie 21 July 

„ Alexander, son of James O., cordiner, burgess ; Catharine 
FuUertoun, d. of deceased Arthur F., wright in Aber- 
deen 30 Apr. 1699, r"- 2 June 

„ Andrew, maltman ; Janet Bell 21 Nov. 

„ Mrs. Anna ; Thomas Fothringhaine 23 Dec. 

„ Mr. Arthur, preacher of the gospel ; Margaret Couper, 

by Dr. William Annand 28 Nov. 

„ Bessie ; John Moodie, flesher 15 July 

„ Bessie ; Mr. Patrick Reid 8 Feb. 

„ Catharine ; John Rid, workman 27 June 

„ Catharine ; Patrick Tough, weaver 17 Sept. 

„ Catharine ; Robert Swintoun, tailor 2 Feb. 

„ Catharine ; William Douglass 6 Feb. 

„ Elizabeth ; George Nisbet, indweller 20 Apr. 

,, Elizabeth ; John Auchenleck, bookbinder 13 Sept. 

„ Elizabeth ; John M'Clearin, horse hirer 23 May 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. Robert Kello n Feb. 

„ Elspet ; James Reid, tailor 21 Sept. 

„ Elspeth ; John Moore, wright 1 1 Mar. 

„ Eupham ; John Brench, mason 9 Dec. 

„ George, cordiner ; Christian Watson 8 Feb. 

„ George, sievewright ; Marion Galbreath 14 Dec. 

„ George, writer ; Helen Bruce i Nov. 

„ Mrs. Helen ; Mr. Robert Lauther 27 Apr. 



29 Nov. 


21 May 
1 7 Jan. 
9 Sept. 

20 Mar. 


2 July 
7 Oct. 


9 June 

18 May 

8 June 


12 May 


I Mar. 


II Nov. 


2 June 


16 May 



t595-i7oo.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 525 

Ogilvie (Ogilbie, Ogillvie, Oglevie), Helen ; Thomas Scotte, messenger 

24 Feb. 1653 

,, Isabel ; William Blythman, tailor 18 Feb. 1607 

„ Isobel ; Alexander Layng, merchant 15 June 1676 

Isobel ; Thomas Simeontoun, tailor 8 Dec. 1682 
Mr. James, son to Lord Boyn ; Mrs. Anna Arnot, by 

warrant to Dr. Monro 9 Feb. 1688 

James ; Margaret Wallace 8 Feb. 1676 

Janet ; James Grahame, merchant 19 Jan. 1630 

Janet ; Patrick Spence, merchant 5 May 1646 

John, baker, servant ; Christian Rae 14 July 1692 

Ludovick ; Janet Smyth, married at Dudingstoun, ditto 

die 30 Apr. 1 668 

Mrs. Margaret ; Robert Keith of Reidcloack 2 Mar. 1680 

Margaret ; John Smyth, cooper 21 Aug. 1646 

Marie ; Alexander Douglas 4 Feb. 1690 

Marion ; John Ker, workman 16 May 1697 

William, mason ; Margaret Willson 14 July 1670 

William, mason ; Margaret Watt 6 May 1680 

William, merchant ; Helen Douglass 20 July 1669 
William, writer ; Catharine Hog, married by Mr. Joshua 

Meldrome upon the 21 of July 1665 27 July 1665 

,, William; Magdalene Rutheven 17 June 1600 

Ogrie, William, merchant ; Sibilla Hodge 6 Oct. 1608 

Ogstoun, Alexander, bookbinder ; Martha Stevenson 16 Apr. 1680 

„ Jean ; Thomas Hartley, feltmaker 24 Feb. 167 1 

„ John, Wright ; Isobel Turner 10 July 1679 

Old, Alarion ; John Beane " cive-wright " 20 Sept. 163 1 

Oliphant (Olephant, Olyphant) of Hitlcairnie, Thomas ; Anna 

Chisholme 26 Jan. 1669 

„ Agnes; Claud Hamilton, wright 11 Apr. 1672 

„ Anna ; William Walker, litster 8 Nov. 1649 

„ Archibald, apothecary ; Anna Drummond 19 Aug. 1669 

„ Barbara ; Mr. James Gregorie 4 Sept. 1698 

„ Bessie ; Jacob Stolence, pasment-weaver 2 Dec. 1624 

„ Bethiah ; Patrick Tailyefeir, merchant 29 Apr. 1638 

„ Catharine; James Stirling 21 July 1668 

„ Catharine; William Lidgertwood, writer 15 May 1694 

,, Charles; Barbara Kinloch 10 July 1662 

„ Elizabeth ; Maclohn Broun, skinner 26 Sept. 1678 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. Henry Burden 9 Feb. 1687 
„- Mr. George, son of the deceased Mr. James O., minister 
at Saline ; Elizabeth Baillie, widow of James Armour, 

merchant 9 Oct. 1698, m. 27 Oct. 1698 

„ Henry, writer ; Margaret Bartane i May 1605 

„ Henry, writer ; Sara Colein n Oct. 1614 

„ James, mason ; Jean Hamiltoun 21 June 1649 

„ Janet; William Fleeming, merchant 11 Dec. 1651 

„ Jean ; John Scot, wright 14 Dec. 1619 

„ Mr. John, clerk to H.M. wardrobe ; Agnes Scot 18 Dec. 1617 

„ Mr. John ; Elizabeth Smyth 28 Nov. 1662 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Courtesse 3 Aug. 1643 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Drine (?) 12 Mar. 1646 

„ John, merchant ; Jean Steell 6 June 1690 
„ John, merchant ; his widow. Sec Jean Steele. 

„ Mr. Laurence ; Janet Cheap 7 Apr. 1643 

„ Laurence, wright ; Barbara Finlay i Dec. 1664 

„ Margaret ; James Gray, shoemaker 9 Nov. 163 1 

„ Margaret ; George Crightoun, peuterer 25 Aug. 1664 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Borthwike, writer 10 Mar. 1676 

,,. Marion; Wilham Dowglas, hatmaker . 2 Dec. 1636 



526 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1 700. 

Oliphant (Olephant, Olyphant), Patrick, writer ; Janet Grahame 

3 Mar. 1625 

„ Rebecca ; Robert Tydie 8 Aug. 1690 

„ Thomas, workman ; Isobel Hamiltoun 10 June 1692 

„ Mr. William ; Janet Mauld 27 Apr. 161 5 

„ Mr. William ; Margaret Goldman 28 Feb. 1643 
„ Mr. William ; Margaret Goldman sic. duplicate 14 Mar. 1643 

,, William, tailor ; Mary Dewart 23 Apr. 1678 

Oliver (Olifer, Olipher), Bessie ; John Reid, indweller 28 Sept. 1680 

,, David, woolcomber ; Christian Glen 15 Dec. 1665 

„ George, stabler ; Alison Dowglas 24 Oct. 1633 

,, Janet ; Andrew Alexander, merchant 4 July 1650 

„ John, brewer; Janet Aitkin 23 Nov. 1631 

„ John, merchant ; Dorothy Scotte 26 Apr. 1626 

„ John, merchant ; Jean Helliburton 6 Sept. 1692 

„ Margaret ; David Ramsay, servitor to Innerpeffer 11 Mar. 1642 

,, Margaret ; James Campbell, merchant 2 June 1653 

,, Margaret; John Dick, indweller in North Berwick 11 Apr. 1672 

„ Marion ; Robert Knox, merchant 13 July 1649 

,. Nicolas ; James Thomsone, merchant 26 Jan. 1653 
,, Robert, soldier; Jean Ringstead not married, 28 June 1660 

Orchartoun, Andrew, tailor ; Elizabeth Robertsone 22 Aug". 1622 

Ord, Alexander, W.S. ; Agnes Gordon, married by Mr. 

William Annand, Dean 28 Aug. 1679 

Orkney, Janet ; Patrick Blaikburne, merchant 29 Oct. 1640 

,, Robert, candlemaker ; Marion Bowstein 14 July 1640 

Orme (Orem, Orme), Agnes ; William Alane, tailor 21 Aug. 1620 

,, Alexander, cordiner ; Catharine Pollok 28 June 1677 

„ Elizabeth ; John Barker, merchant 30 June 1657 

„ Elspeth ; George Cargill, printer 12 Feb. 1663 

„ James, merchant ; Agnes Scot 8 Sept. 1619 

„ James, merchant ; Marion Nisbet 14 Mar. 1643 

Ormiston (Ormestoun, Ormstoun), Agnes ; John Scotte, chirurgian 

21 Apr. 1642 

„ Agnes ; John Galloway, writer 30 Nov. 1647 

„ Agnes ; John Adamson 14 Dec. 1671 

„ Christian ; Alexander Dunlope, tailor 4 Dec. 1623 

„ George, lockman ; Jean Mason 15 July 1692 
„ George, lockman ; Marion Lightbodie, d. of deceased 
■ Alexander L., bookbinder, indweller 

iS Sept. 1698, m. 28 Oct. 1698 

„ Janet ; Patrick Pucken, walker 5 Oct. 1643 

,, Jean ; William Fergusson, gunsmith 4 July 1671 

„ Margaret; Robert Ormstoun 11 Jan. 1644 

„ Marion ; Andrew Finlaysone, smith 12 Jan. 1625 

„ Robert, smith ; Margaret Ormstoun 11 Jan. 1644 

„ Robert, smith ; Jean Miller 29 July 1647 

,, William, tailor ; Janet Boyd 5 Jan. 1669 

Orr (Or, Orre), Agnes ; John Kid, coachman 20 Dec. 1631 

,, Agnes ; James Borland, writer 25 Nov. 1670 

„ Agnes ; Hew Crawfurd, coppersmith 29 June 1694 

,, Beatrix ; James Glen, merchant 20 Jan. 1639 

„ Catharine ; Robert Johnstoun, merchant 4 Dec. 1633 

„ Christian; William Brysone, merchant 30 Sept. 1643 

„ Claud, cordiner ; Bessie Speir 9 Jan. 1623 

,, Elspeth ; James Schaw, merchant 15 Aug. 1638 

,, Isobel ; James Campbell, merchant 22 Jan. 1628 

,, Isobel ; John Broun, weaver 10 Oct. 1643 

„ James, traveller; Janet Blythman 17 Sept. 1612 

„ Janet ; William Scotte, merchant 25 Nov. 1638 

._„ Janet ; Andrew Johnstoun 6 Feb. 1668 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 5^7 

Orr (Or, Orre), Janet ; Henry Nisbet, wheelwright 24 July 1679 

„ Janet ; William Murray, writer 7 Jan. 1683 

„ Janet ; James Wood 24 Oct. 1697 

„ John, tailor ; Helen Hervie 27 Apr. 1620 

,, Laurence, indweller ; Catharine TuUoch 6 Mar. 1666 

„ Margaret ; John Bell, litster 29 Dec. 1674 

„ Marion ; Laurence Scotte, writer 8 Dec. 1629 

„ Robert, baker ; Bessie Mitchelson 16 July 1672 

„ Robert, dagmaker ; Margaret Gow 24 Dec. 1674 

„ Robert, portioner of Little Blaikburn ; Isobel Anderson 

22 June 1676 
„ Robert ; Margaret Dobie, by warrant of B. Edin. to Mr. 

John M 'Queen 18 P>b. 1686 

„ Mr. Thomas ; Anna Montgumrie 22 Apr. 1647 

„ Thomas, marikin-dresser ; Janet ^Nloodie 12 Aug. 1630 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Bessie Dickson 22 June 1666 

,, Thomas, packman ; Margaret Andersone 15 P^eb. 1647 

„ Thomas ; Margaret Arnot 10 Jan. 1688 

„ William, flesher ; Janet Whattin 13 Dec. 1610 

„ William ; Elizabeth Nicollson 14 June 1672 

Orrock (Orok, Orrok), Agnes ; David Dickson i Dec. 1700 

,, Elizabeth ; Alexander Tumble, merchant in Montrose 5 Dec. 1665 
„ Elizabeth ; William Findlayson 26 Apr. 1681 

„ Isobel ; Adam Patersone, husbandman i July 1652 

„ Isobel; Alexander Robertson 11 Feb. i6go 

„ John, mariner ; Janet Williamsone 5 July 1644 

„ John, Wright ; Lavisa Hunter 25 Apr. 1690 

„ Marjory ; William Gairdner 28 Apr. 1646 

„ Mark, husbandman ; Janet Broun 26 July 1614 

„ Matthew, wright ; Agnes Duncan 17 Nov. 1693 

„ William, husbandman ; Elspeth Alison 8 July 1669 

„ William, wright ; Elspeth .Mitchell i Sept. 1676 

Orton, John ; Bridget Bold, by warrant to Mr. Andrew Cant 

23 Oct. 1688 
Orwall, George, gardener ; Bessie Fotheringhame 10 Sept. 161 2 

Osburn (Oseburne) of Peppermilne, Henry ; Margaret Ramsay, 
married by Mr. Alexander Ramsay, at St. Cuthbert's 

B. 3 June 1675 
„ Harry ; Janet Blair 23 June 1642 

„ Hew; ]\Iargaret Alexander 30 June 1596 

„ Janet ; John Dickiesone 30 June 1642 

„ Jean ; William Ross, merchant 30 Aug. 1696 

„ John, cordiner ; Janet Hewat 4 May (609 

„ John, writer, son of Heury O. of Peppermilne ; Margaret 
Broun, d. of Captain John B., merchant in S. Leith 

12 Apr. 1696, m. 27 Apr. 1696 

,, Margaret ; Thomas Wilsoun, saddler 10 Feb. 1620 

,, William, Lieutenant-Colonel ; Agnes Cunninghame i July 1652 

„ William, tailor ; Helen Boze 5 Nov. 1669 

Ostler, Barbara ; Thomas Trotter, cordiner 5 June 1665 

Oswald (Osewald, Osswald, Oswall, Oswell) of Fingletoun, Sir 

James ; Dame Janet Wallace, widow of Sir Henry 

Guthrie of King Edward 15 May 1698, m. i June 1698 

Agnes ; Thomas Jack, cordiner i Aug. 1616 

Agnes ; George Schaw, tailor 4 Oct. 162 1 

Agnes ; John Reid, wright 28 Oct. 1636 

Agnes ; Robert Hutchesone, feltmaker 16 Dec. 1652 

Alexander, cordiner ; Margaret Hammiltoun i Dec. 1647 

Alison ; David Murray, cook 11 Aug. 1636 

Alison ; William Eckfuird, candlemaker i June 1676 

Mr. Andrew, advocate ; Isobel Symsoun 14 Oct. 1652 



5^8 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1 700. 

Oswald (Osewald, Osswald, Oswall, Oswell), Mr. Andrew ; 

Barbara Mowet 7 Oct. 1647 

,, Andrew, merchant ; Isobel Denholme 28 June 1626 

■ „ Andrew, merchant ; Margaret Cummyng 16 Apr. 1640 

• „ Anna; William Smyth 21 June 1677 

„ Bessie ; James Leitch, weaver 9 Nov. 1655 

„ Catherine ; John Mather, workman i Oct. 1607 

„ David ; Christian Murray 19 Oct. 1609 
„ David ; Janet Inglis married, 23 Dec. 1663 

„ Elizabeth ; John Rollok 7 Aug. 1656 

„ Elizabeth ; Robert Varrie, writer 25 Aug. 1672 

„ Isobel ; William Stewart 9 Sept. 1692 

,, James, merchant ; Janet Charters 13 Sept. 1667 

„ James, merchant ; Isobel Russell 28 Aug. 1690 

,, James, wright ; Anna Wallace 10 Mar. 1665 

,, Janet ; James Hepburne, cook 17 Nov. 1630 

„ [anet ; John Doue, cook 12 Sept. 1639 

„ Jean ; William Calder, flesher 11 July 1638 
„ John, skinner ; Rachel Weir, d. of (George W. in West 

Port N.K. 26 Apr. 1696, m. 26 May 1696 

„ John, weaver ; Giles Weir 8 June 1643 

„ John ; Jonet Mossman 28 Sept. 1597 

,, Marion ; Robert Tweedie, merchant 4 Oct. 1649 

„ Rachel ; Mr. Andrew Thomson 17 Mar. 1692 

„ Thomas, beltmaker ; Margaret Drysdale 5 June 1679 

„ Thomas, stabler ; Catharine Blaikwood 27 July 1648 

,, William, cook ; Margaret Cuthbert 25 July 1678 

Otterburne, John, merchant ; Catharine Mertene 4 Feb. 1608 

Oustiane (Oustin, Owstiane, Owstein), Alexander, merchant ; 

Katharine Lichtoun 21 July 1602 

,, George, merchant ; Margaret Tod 23 Nov. 1609 

„ Isobel ; Roger Dunkesoune, merchant 27 Jan. 1601 

,, Janet ; David Craig, cordiner 21 July 1642 

„ John, tailor ; Elizabeth Naper 10 Sept. 1612 

„ Lilias ; John Dobie, flesher 5 Aug. 1629 

„ Marion ; William Wyllie, writer 27 Dec. 1598 

,, Marion ; James Inglis, goldsmith 2 Jan. 1605 

„ Mary ; James Bruce, tailor 20 June 1632 
,, Richard, carver ; his widow. See Agnes Archibald. 

,, Sara ; James Kennewie, writer 22 Aug. 1632 

„ Thomas ; Janet Alexander 30 Dec. 1606 

Outersyde, Bessie ; James Doull, cordiner 7 Jan. 168 1 

„ Bessie ; David Wilkie 24 Oct. 1690 

Ovens, Mark ; Bessie Fergusson 8 July 1670 

Pacok. See Peacock. 

Padene, Ninian, wright ; Margaret Gourlay 27 July 1609 

Padie, Janet ; Edward Eddislaw, merchant 24 Aug. 1609 

Padyeus, John, smith ; Margaret Wilsone 16 July 1644 

,, Margaret ; Robert Dowglas, candlemaker 4 Dec. 1634 

Padzean (Padgen, Padzen, Padzien), Agnes ; James Paton 13 Feb. 1690 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Helen Muirhead 31 Oct. 1690 

„ Alexander ; Elizabeth Baird, by Mr. M'Queen on 19 Nov. 

18 Nov. 1686 

„ James, writer ; Janet Boog 23 Nov. 1666 

„ Janet ; Alexander Bannatyn, writer 8 Jan. 1663 

„ Janet ; John Findlayson, tailor 22 Feb. 1677 
„ William, mason ; his widow. See Janet Loudoun. 

Pagan, Hew, workman ; Janet Heriot 6 Apr. 1638 

Page (Paige), Christian ; John Hedderweek, baker 29 June 1643 

,, , David, wright ; Helen Young i July 1653 



1595- 1 7oo] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 529 

Page (Paige), Isobel ; Adam Weir, baker 2 Dec. i66g 

„ John, walker; Isobel Forrest 10 June 1679 

,, John ; Margaret Watson 13 Dec. 1689 

„ Samuel, merchant, son of William P., baker, burgess of 

Cupar in Fife ; Mary Howe, d. of deceased James H., 

merchant pro. 6 Nov. 1698 

Pain, James, servitor to the Duke of Hamilton ; [sic.) 20 Apr. 1647 

,, Robert, merchant ; Christian V^allenge 24 Feb. 1620 

Painter, Marjory ; William Mitchell, soldier 2 Mar. 1671 

Paip (Paipe, Pape), Isobel ; William Sincler, writer 8 Sept. 1608 

„ Isobel ; Alexander Tailyfeir, litster 17 Nov. 1670 

,, Mr. John, writer ; Marion Pjassinden 4 Oct. 1598 

„ Mr. John, younger, advocate ; Bessie Mowbray 26 Oct. 1626 

,, John, merchant ; Elspeth Hadden 30 May 1654 

,, Walter ; Elspeth Kae 23 Dec. 1675 

Paisley (Paislay, Paslay), James, tailor ; Isobel Matthison 20 July 1671 
,, John ; Helen Aitkin 13 June 1604 

,, Margaret ; Andrew Ker 31 Jan. 1678 

,, Thomas, cook ; Bessie Wat 9 July 161 2 

Pait, Elspeth ; John Baxter, tailor 7 July 1631 

Palmer, Agnes ; James Lockheart, horseboy 2 June 1636 

,, Bessie ; David Gairdin, workman 21 Aug. 1632 

,, Catharine; Quentin Moore, notary 18 Mar. 1631 

,, Isobel ; John Halyburtoun, merchant 19 July 1661 

,, Margaret ; Henry Spyce, soldier 4 Nov. 1656 

,, Marion ; Thomas Murray, cordiner 13 July 1643 

„ Marjory; Michael Bannatyne 21 Nov. 161 1 

,, Marjory ; Archibald Vyle, flesher 20 June 1634 

,, Robert, cordiner ; Bessie Armour 13 Nov. 1621 

Panton (Pantoun), Alexander, workman ; Margaret Adamesoune 

27 July 1609 
,, Margaret ; Christopher Eleis 2 Mar. 1676 

,, Margaret ; Alexander Forbess 28 Feb. 1686 

„ William, W.S. ; Marjory Halyburton 6 Jan. 1673 

Papley, John ; Jean Grahame 26 June 1666 

,, Magnus, merchant ; Isobel Wylie 4 Aug. 1641 

Pargillies (Pargiileis, Pergillis), Agnes ; Robert Clerk, merchant 

4 Sept. 1655 
,, Agnes ; Andrew Johnstoun, town-officer 17 May 1667 

„ Henry, workman ; Agnes Waker 14 June 1667 

„ Isobel ; Andrew Gray, glover 7 June 1659 

„ James, merchant ; Mary Forbess 27 Dec. 1667 

,, James, skinner; Alison Lowthiane 12 July 1626 

,, John, indweller, son of Abraham P., workman ; Elizabeth 
Girdwood, d. of Alexander G., workman at Colinton 

17 May 1696, m. 18 June 1696 
„ John, merchant ; Jean Fergusson 19 Aug. 1670 

,, John, merchant ; Margaret Rynd 8 Dec. 1682 

„ John, skinner ; Elspeth Aytoun 8 Dec. 1607 

,, Marion ; John Jack, mason 31 July 1683 

„ Nicol, tailor ; Sibylla Auchmowtie 28 Oct. 1629 

„ Robert, furrier ; Janet Alane 24 June 1659 

,, Robert, furrier ; Janet Mitchell 28 Nov. 1673 

„ Robert, skinner ; Margaret Wood 20 Nov. 1639 

„ Robert, skinner ; Janet Andersone 22 Apr. 1652 

„ Thomas, skinner ; Janet Young 8 Sept. 1619 

,, William, skinner ; Janet Patersone 6 Aug. 1646 

,, William ; Jean M'Gill 21 Nov. 1671 

Paris (Pareis, Parise, Paerise), David, baker ; Jean Fullertoun 

8 Dec. 1646 
„ Edward, workman ; Christian Mitchelsone 30 Nov. 1630 

2l 



530 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Paris (Pareis, Parise, Paerise), James, baker ; Marjory Dobie 

23 June 1636 

,, Janet ; James Duncan, writer 20 Sept. 1670 

„ Jannet ; William Nimmo 12 Feb. 1684 

„ John, tailor ; Isobel M'Farland 23 Sept. 1670 

„ Lues, litster ; Agnes Ronald 13 Nov. 1638 

,, Margaret; James Burne, maltman 4 July 1637 

„ Susanna; Richard Wilsoun, wheelwright 21 July 1642 

Park, Agnes ; John Rob, cooper 14 July 1630 

„ Agnes ; James Robertsone, tailor 12 Dec. 1661 

„ Andrew, finster ; Margaret Bruce 20 Apr. 1676 

,, Barbara ; David Wilsoune, tailor 9 Jan. 1606 

,, Barbara ; Gilbert Williamsone, merchant 20 Apr. 1626 

,, Bessie ; Jam.es Nicoll, merchant 27 Apr. 1631 

,, Bessie ; Thomas Melvil 22 Apr. 1686 

,, Catharine ; John Bennett 26 Apr. 1696 

„ David ; Margaret Porteous 8 Dec. 1629 

„ Elizabeth ; Air. Archibald Stobo 9 July 1699 

„ Elspeth ; Dunneis Inglis, workman 19 Nov. 1612 

„ Elspeth ; John Scheepherd, workman 20 Sept. 1633 

,, George, blind man ; Margaret P^leeming 5 Oct. 1665 
„ George ; Elizabeth Anderson, married by Mr. Robert Mortimer 

3 June 1670 
„ Grisel ; John Dennie, shoemaker 20 Dec. 1632 
,, Isobel ; William Gairdin, merchant 3 June 1634 
„ Isobel ; John Cowper, tailor 9 Sept. 1636 
,, Isobel ; Alexander Frissell 7 Jan. 1681 
,, Isobel ; John Henrie 27 Apr. 1693 
„ James, cordiner ; Janet Martine 29 Aug. 1653 
,, James, cordiner ; Isobel Muir 16 Mar. 1679 
„ James, writer ; Elspeth Hair 24 Dec. 1644 
„ James, writer ; Jean Scot, married by Mr. Robert Mortimer 

23 Aug. 1673 

„ James ; Agnes Henry 18 Jan. 1604 

„ James ; Helen Clerk 6 Mar. 1606 

,, Janet ; John Baxter, officer 20 ]\Iay 1616 

,, Janet ; William Porter, merchant 27 Jan. 1625 

„ Janet ; Robert Pearson 17 July 169S 

„ Mr. John, minister at Mochrum ; Barbara Mein 29 Oct. 1646 

,, John, maltman ; Isobel Finlay 13 July 1643 

,, John, workman ; Margaret Wilkie 30 Sept. 1640 

„ Katharine ; John Cowane, cordiner 9 Aug. 1598 

,, Margaret ; James Richardson, cordiner 24 June 1684 

„ Patrick, oy [grandson] to John Park ; Isobel Mitchell 28 Oct. 1658 

„ Walter, stabler ; Margaret Boyck 6 Aug. 1647 

„ William, stabler; Mary Reid 3 Apr. 1632 

„ William, writer ; Isobel Lambe 6 July 1655 

,, William ; Marion Watsoune 13 June 1605 

Parker, Elizabeth ; William Craig', cordiner 29 Feb. 1644 

„ Henry, tailor ; Margaret Smyth 17 Oct. 1616 

,, Isobel ; Nicolas Jcirgensone, goldsmith 12 Sept. 1639 

„ John, cordiner; Janet Blair 12 June 1662 

Parkin, John, tanner; Janet Mowet 2 June 1653 

Parrie, Andrew ; Agnes Kingdome 30 Jan. 1645 

Parrot (Parret), Margaret ; Walter Skadowie, "chopman" 31 July 1610 

,, Thomas, Englishman ; Janet Clunie 30 June 1657 

Paskey, Catharine ; John Roe 5 June 1690 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Abraham, skinner ; Jean Kello 

4 July 1661 
„ Abraham, skinner; Janet Symme 15 Oct. 1678 
„ Adam, "cramer" ; Elspeth Watsoune 13 Mar. 1605 



1403850 

I59S-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 531 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Adam, husbandman ; Isobel Orok 

„ Adam, violer ; Catharine Johnstomi 5 Dec' 1670 

„ Adam; Bessie Davidsone ->! ^^^q i6"8 

„ Agnes ; Andrew Maiden, tailor j'7 Sept.' idz 

„ Agnes; Patrick Reid, pewderer ^7 JuK, 16.6 

„ Agnes ; Andrew Childe, weaver 10 Dec 1640 

„ Agnes ; George Bosuall, weaver -, Dec' 1641 

„ Agnes ; William Elder, cordiner I a jui " 15^^ 

„ Agnes ; Alexander Dobsone, "coriar" ^ June 16;^ 

„ Agnes ; Alexander Provand, maltman 10 Nov i6;4 

„ Mr. Alexander, merchant; Anna Dennestoun ^i Aug 1667 
„ Mr. Alexander, merchant ; Margaret Louthian, married 

at Libertoun 28 Apr 167-^ 
„ Alexander, apothecary (ypotcare) ; Sara Balcanquell Ts x\ov.' 1607 
„ Alexander, baker ; Christian Scott, married by Mr. George 

Ai'^'^^^^'u, ., • 27 Apr. 1683 
„ Alexander, baker ; Bessie Reed, by warrant to Dr. Strachan 

M J 1 , ^ , • 23 Dec. 1686 
„ Alexander, baker ; Catharine Hadowav, d. of Thomas 

H., farmer m Castelstead pro. 25 July 1697 

„ Alexander, bonnetmaker ; Margaret Stuart c Au^ 1670 

„ Alexander, workman ; Isobel Gun o June 164-' 

„ Alexander, writer ; Marion Cowts 14 June 16^7 

„ Alison ; William Wallace, tailor 7 July 160^ 

„ Ahson ; Henry Alisone, cordiner 28 Apr 16''; 

„ Alison ; John Dicksone, hatmaker 7 July i6"J 

„ Ahson; George Merschell, tailor 2 fan 16^- 

„ Ahson ; William Duncan, currier 20 Aug' 1640 

„ Allan, mason ; Elspeth Johnstoun 14 June 1640 

„ Allan, skinner ; Isobel Penman 17 Mar 1676 

„ Andrew, baker ; Janet Sibbat 10 Aug.' 1608 

,„ Andrew, candlemaker ; Isobel Young 10 July 16^8 

„ Andrew, candlemaker ; Margaret Jameson 24 June 1681 

„ Andrew, cook ; Janet Staines 3 july 1660 

„ Andrew, weaver ; Elizabeth Anderson 19 Nov 1668 

„ Andrew, wright ; Jean Lamb ^5 Apr' 167-' 
„ Andrew, wright ; Isobel Young, married upon the 29th instant 

\ Ai J ^, . 30 June 1676 

„ Anna ; Alexander Thomsone, tailor 26 Apr 166; 

„ Anna; James Dick, merchant 21 June 1666 

„ Anna; Thomas Lesk, stabler ' i jujy 1670 

„ Anna; Adam Grinley, locksmith 3 Dec 1674 

„ Anna ; George Porteous, painter 19 Apr' 1678 

" ^""^' J°hnMoir 28 Nov! 1679 

" a"1^i' F/"'^' u^ ^^" . 3 Sept. 1699 

„ Archibald, merchant ; Janet Maxwell 13 July 1577 

„ Barbara ; Robert Porteous, merchant o Dec 164^ 

„ Barbara ; John M'Farland, indweller 23 June 1676 

„ Bessie ; Robert Logane, merchant 21 June \6->(i 

„ Bessie ; Adam Watsone, merchant 3 Nov 1641 

„ Bessie ; John Thomsone, tailor lo jan' 164- 

„ Bessie ; John Wilsoune, merchant 27 Apr 164^ 

„ Bessie ; John Brysoun, weaver 26 May 164^ 

„ Catharine ; David Stanehous, wright 19 Feb. 1618 

„ Catharine ; William Pennicook, gardener 27 Nov' i6^q 

„ Catharine ; Patrick Staines, tailor 4 Nov. 1641 

„ Catharine ; Andrew Kipper 10 Oct' 1684 

„ Catharine; Robert Lawson 8 Nov 1696 

„ Christian ; John Burgon 5 juiy i rgs 

„ Christian ; John Bell 21 July i6o-> 



53^ Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Christian ; John (iawie, mariner 

20 May 

Christian ; John Henrysoune, tailor 1 5 Dec. 

Christian ; Thomas Halyday, brasier 20 Apr. 

Christian ; Gavin Glen, indvveller 24 Apr. 

Christian ; William Archibald, feltmaker 4 Mar. 

Christian ; James Watt 23 Feb. 

Christian ; Mr. Walter Smith 20 Aug. 

David, merchant ; Jean Pringle 11 Dec. 

David, quarrier ; Janet Gilpatrik 7 Mar. 

Elizabeth ; Robert Phinnick, tanner 28 Apr. 

Elizabeth ; Robert Erskin, burgess of the Canongate 13 June 

Elizabeth ; Alexander Blaikwood, tailor 10 June 

Elizabeth ; William Eraser 19 Dec. 

Elizabeth ; Mr. James Thomson 2 Feb. 

Elizabeth ; Robert Winram 22 Oct. 

Elspet ; John Johnstoun, tailor t. 13 Oct. 

Elspeth ; James Robesone, writer 14 Mar. 

Elspeth ; William Crightoun 25 Apr. 

Elspeth ; Bartholomew Eraser, candlemaker 3 July 

Eupham ; Patrick Russell, gardener 29 Oct. 

Eupham ; John Bagray, baker 25 Jan. 

Gavin ; Anna Blaikburn 14 Dec. 

George, baker, indweller ; Janet Gray, d. of deceased 

John G., maltman at Torie 9 Oct. 1698, m. 27 Oct. 

George, cordiner ; Janet Pringle 3 June 

George, indweller ; Jean Paterson, d. of John P., brewer, 

burgess of Edinburgh 8 May 1698, m. 3 June 

George, mason ; Elspeth Bell 4 Nov. 

George, mason ; Agnes Salmond 27 Oct. 

George, tailor ; Agnes Ross 25 June 

George, tailor ; Helen W^ilson 8 Dec. 

George, tailor, indweller ; Margaret Arthure, d. of de- 
ceased William A. in Sorn 25 Apr. 1697, m. 4 June 

George, whipman ; Agnes Young 18 Apr. 

George, wright ; Agnes Broun 28 Apr. 

George ; Janet Scot 24 Dec. 

George ; Helen Crichton, by the Dean 10 Oct. 

Hector, cordiner ; Margaret Milne 5 July 

Helen ; Mark Smyth, coppersmith 23 Feb. 

Helen ; James Patersone, tailor 15 Sept. 

Helen ; Alexander Neilsone, merchant 22 Apr. 

Helen ; James Ker, brewer 1 1 Aug. 

Henry, husbandman ; Isobel Steill 11 June 

Hugh, apothecary ; Margaret Paterson, by warrant of B. 

Eclin. to Mr. Alexander Ramsay 18 Dec. 

Hew, surgeon-apothecary, burgess of Edinburgh ; Marion 
Cleghorn, eldest lawful dau. to William C, merchant, 
burgess there 4 Sept. 

Hew, weaver ; Janet M'Mariage 29 Sept. 

Hew, weaver ; Janet Morisone 3 June 

Hew, writer ; Elizabeth Ker 10 Aug. 

Hew, writer ; Mary Scott, married upon the 7th instant 

by Mr. Robert Mortimer B. 8 Apr. 

Isaac, tailor; Christian Hutchesone 21 June 

Isobel ; William Haistie 28 July 

Isobel ; John Latrik, wright . 23 Nov. 

Isobel ; Robert Broun, weaver 9 July 

Isobel ; John Cock, baker 17 June 

Isobel ; Patrick Hammiltoun, tailor 13 Dec. 

Isobel ; Mr. James Broun, writer 16 Sept. 



I595-I700-J Edinburgh Man^iage Register. 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Isobel ; John Fergussone, cook 

15 Dec. 

„ Isobel ; Gilbert Rankin, brewer 29 July 

,, Isobel ; John Barrie, merchant 14 Feb. 

„ Isobel ; Robert Bruce, merchant 8 Apr. 

,, Isobel ; John Riddell, wright 17 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; John Naismyth, mason 26 Nov. 

„ Isobel ; William Ross, gardener 25 Nov. 

„ Isobel ; Andrew Braidwood 20 June 

,, Isobel; John Mitchell 14 Aug. 

„ James, baker, indweller ; Margaret Wast, d. of William 

W., farmer in Dalmeny 24 May 1696, m. 18 June 

,, James, brewer ; Elspeth Whyte 7 July 

„ James, brewer ; Janet Hill 13 Sept. 

,, James, brewer ; Janet Paterson, married by Mr. Alex- 
ander Ramsay 18 July 

„ James, flesher ; Alarion Bartlemew 16 July 

,, James, gardener ; Janet Black, d. of deceased Robert B., 

writer 29 Oct. 1699, m. 7 Dec. 

„ James, indweller ; Margaret Murray, widow of James 

Wood, farmer at Tranent 3 Apr. 1698, m. 19 Apr. 

„ James, indweller ; Mary M'Neill, d. of deceased John 

M., mariner at Rosa [Rothesay] in Bute pro. 19 May 

,, James, mariner ; Jean Fairlie 26 July 

,, James, mariner ; Marion Carmichael 2 June 

„ James, merchant ; Bessie Field 21 Dec. 

,, James, saddler ; Agnes Whyte 28 Sept. 

„ James, skinner ; Janet Hill, married by Mr. John Robertson 

I Nov. 

„ James, stabler ; Catharine Norrie 24 June 

„ James, stabler ; Marion Coustine 10 Nov. 

„ James, tailor ; Helen Patersone 15 Sept. 

„ James, tailor ; Margaret Schaw 23 Sept. 

„ James, tailor ; Margaret Stocks 23 Sept. 

,, James, tailor ; Jean Jarden 6 Feb. 

„ James, weaver ; Elspeth Broun 10 June 

„ James, wright ; Christian Forrest 28 June 

,, James, wright, burgess of Edinburgh ; Marie Broun, 

lawful dau. to George B., deceased, farmer at Stenops Mills 

6 Mar. 

„ James in Hawick ; Elizabeth Rintowell 13 Mar. 

,, James ; Janet Paterson 29 June 

,, James ; Margaret Killpatrick 23 Oct. 

„ James ; Helen Moore 19 Dec. 

,, Jane ; Robert Bennet 29 Jan. 

,, Jane; John Adamson 21 June 

„ Janet ; William Melrose, wright 3 Oct. 

„ Janet ; James Dawsoune, smith 8 Dec. 

,, Janet ; Henry Hume, candlemaker 2 May 

„ Janet ; John Brysoun, tailor 19 Feb. 

„ Janet; Matthew Dempster, woolfiner 18 Sept. 

„ Janet ; James Logie, writer 7 Sept. 

,, Janet ; John Maiden, tailor lo Aug. 

„ Janet ; Robert M'Keane, glover 8 Feb. 

,, Janet ; Robert Mackrae, servitor to my Lord Yester 5 Apr. 

„ Janet ; John Cuninghame, tailor 26 Apr. 

,, Janet ; James Harwar, bookbinder 9 Oct. 

,, Janet ; William Pargilleis, skinner 6 Aug. 

,, Janet ; Andrew Halyday, skinner 16 Nov. 

,, Janet ; William Greg, in Corstorphine 28 June 

„ Janet ; Adam Murray, tailor 3 Sept. 



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652 
668 
669 
669 
674 
675 
682 
690 

696 
671 

677 

679 
618 

699 



700 
642 
657 
615 
649 

677 
647 
670 
617 
652 
664 
679 
681 
681 



691 

694 
682 
684 
684 
689 
689 

599 
602 
611 
618 
621 
626 
627 
632 
638 
638 

639 
646 
647 
654 
663 



534 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Janet ; John Paterson, cordiner 

15 July 1669 

„ Janet ; James Paterson, brewer 

„ Janet ; Peter Watson, tailor 

„ Janet ; James Paterson 

„ Janet ; George Huton 

„ Janet ; Thomas Mitchell 

,, Janet ; John Clark, writer 

,, Janet ; Walter Murray 

„ Jean ; John Blaikie, weaver 

„ Jean ; John Finlaysone, packman 

„ Jean ; William Burnet, chirurgian 

„ Jean ; James King, mason 

,, Jean ; James Leith, flesher 

„ Jean ; James Black, weaver 

,, Jean ; James Moffett 

„ Jean ; George Paterson 

„ Mr. John ; Isobel Scheill 

„ John, baker ; Janet Tran 

,, John, brewer ; Isobel Storie 

„ John, brewer ; Marion Ross 

„ John, candlemaker ; Margaret Hillstoun 

„ John, cook ; Isobel Stirling 

,, John, cook ; Sara Smyth 

,, John, cordiner ; Helen Wilsone 

,, John, cordiner ; Isobel Crawfoord 

„ John, cordiner ; Agnes Charters 

„ John, cordiner ; Janet Paterson 

,, John, cordiner ; Helen Kynneir, married at Holyrood 

house by Mr. Robert Scott 25 Mar 

„ John, cordiner, freeman ; Elizabeth Couper, d. of 
deceased James C, flesher at Perth 

8 May 1698, m. 2 June i 



18 July 1679 
9 July 1680 

29 June 1682 

26 Jan. 1686 
24 Feb. 1687 

8 July 1692 

30 July 1699 

9 July 1634 
10 Mar. 1642 

15 Oct. 1647 

8 Oct. 1 66 1 

10 June 1681 

15 Aug. 1697 

21 Nov. 1697 
8 May 1698 
I Mar. 1625 
4 Nov. 1658 

27 Feb. 1623 

22 Feb. 1677 
10 Aug. 1666 
12 Sept. 1637 
21 June 1642 

30 Nov. 1597 

31 July 1662 
29 Apr. 1669 
15 July 1669 



1677 



John, flesher ; Catharine Ramsay 

John, litster ; Agnes Favvla 

John, maltman ; Elspeth Sibbat 

John, maltman ; Rachel Spence 

John, merchant ; Mawse Galbreath 

John, merchant ; Christian Hunter 

John, shoemaker ; Bessie Murdo 

John, skinner ; Jean Thomson 

John, smith ; Agnes Merschel 

John, tailor ; Agnes Reid 

John, tailor ; Elspeth Cowen 

John, tailor ; Margaret Watt 

John, tailor ; Agnes Colvill 

John, vintner ; Jean Chalmers 

John, weaver ; Agnes Robesone 

John, writer ; Magdalene Blair 

John, writer ; Christian Carmichael 

John, writer ; Isobel Johnstoun 

Johne ; Nicoll Patersone, son to John Patersone 

John ; Christian Fleeming 

John ; Agnes Charters, married by Mr. 

Malcolme 
John ; Mary Blair, by Dr. Strachan in the N.Kirk 
Katherine ; David Lion, merchant 
Lucrece ; John Corstoun, flesher 
Margaret ; John Archibald, meilmaker 
Margaret ; Alexander Hardie, maltman 
Margaret ; Thomas Dicksone, maltman 



17 Dec. 161 1 

4 Jan. 1656 
21 June 1603 

26 Apr. 1653 
30 Apr. 1616 

13 Oct. 1642 
4 June 1635 

28 Mar. 1678 

21 May 1646 
4 June 1600 

2 Jan. 1640 

2 July 1663 

lege 1665, 19 Jan. 1664 

20 June 1656 

22 Nov. 1610 
2 Jan. 1612 
6 July 1647 

23 Sept. 1675 
8 Apr. 1658 

19 June 1666 
Alexander 

5 Oct. 1683 
16 Sept. 1686 

18 May [603 

27 Feb. 1612 

14 Dec. 1602 

21 May 1612 
13 June 1614 



I595-I700.] Edinbiirgh Marriage Register. 5^5 



Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Margaret ; Thomas Ronald, tailor 

19 Dec. 

Margaret ; Thomas Hay, butterman 14 Oct. 

Margaret ; Thomas Calderwood, merchant \ Dec. 

Margaret ; Patrick Wilsoun, piper 15 July 

Margaret ; John Bailyea, baker 30 July 

Margaret ; Nicol Campbell, stabler 19 Dec. 

Margaret ; James Cranstoun, mariner 4 Oct. 

Margaret ; Robert Matthie, woolfiner i July 

Margaret ; James Fergussone, woolfiner 20 June 

Margaret ; David Thomsone, wright 7 Dec. 

Margaret ; John Hunter, litster 3 June 

Margaret ; John Wilsoun, flesher 25 Jan. 

Margaret ; George Hay, cordiner i Dec. 

Margaret ; Patrick Rae, merchant 4 Nov. 

Margaret ; Patrick Thomson, maltman 27 Feb. 

Margaret ; Mungo Carmichael, tailor 28 June 

Margaret; Alexander Chisholme, soldier 17 Sept. 

Margaret ; Thomas Tod, baker 18 July 

Margaret ; John M'Lourg, indweller 4 Aug. 

Margaret ; John Campbell, workman 22 Nov. 

Margaret ; Mr. Robert Blaw 27 July 

Margaret ; Mr. John Watson 21 Aug. 

Margaret ; Hugh Paterson, apothecary 18 Dec. 

Margaret; Archibald Duncan 18 Nov. 

Marion ; John Turnebull, gentleman 22 Feb. 

Marion ; John Hunter, weaver 2 July 

Marion ; James Porteous, merchant u June 

Marion ; Robert Hutchesone, feltmaker 9 Mar. 

Marion ; George Matthi, candlemaker 19 June 

Marion ; John Law. wright 15 July 

Marion ; James Annardale, stabler 6 Jan. 

Marjory ; David Gray, cutler i Sept. 

Martha ; Francis Hamilton in South Leith 16 Dec. 

Mary ; William Frazer 18 July 

Matthew, tailor ; Mawse Gray 13 Dec. 

Mause ; Henry Towert, weaver 21 July 

Mause ; Patrick Andro, cook 7 July 

Mause ; David Durie, cook 7 Feb. 

Nicol ; Marie Wallace 8 Apr. 
Nicoll, sone to Johne Patersone, baillie of the Canongate 

(deleted), 8 Apr. 

Nicolas ; John Hammiltoun, barber 2 June 
Mr. Ninian, minister of Dalserf ; Margaret So.mervell 31 Aug. 

Ninian, merchant; Christian Adamesoune 12 Nov. 

Patrick; Marion Denholme 11 Dec. 

Mr. Peter ; Jean Melvill 8 Nov. 

Peter ; Janet Machen 20 May 

Rebecca ; Thomas Pryde, tailor 23 Dec. 

Rebecca ; Thomas Fisher, tailor 12 July 

Mr. Robert ; Mary Traill 16 Feb. 

Robert, baker ; Isobel Stubles 23 June 

Robert, brewer ; Janet Jameson 17 Apr. 
Robert, cordiner ; Giles Alisone test. 8 Mav 

Robert, cordiner ; Margaret Butterwith ig Dec. 

Robert, cordiner ; Jean Douglass 31 Dec. 

Robert, cordiner ; Catharine Alane 10 Dec. 
Robert, cordiner ; Janet Alison, married on Friday, 

8 June S.E. 15 June 

Robert, husbandman ; Isobel Whyte 5 Jan. 

Robert, skinner ; Margaret Conquergood 10 Aug. 



616 
625 
630 
634 
635 
636 

632 
642 

643 
643 
647 
648 
656 
658 
666 
663 
667 
671 
671 
678 
679 
681 
685 
692 
610 

635 
646 
649 

673 
681 
682 
608 
669 
697 
631 
641 
642 

643 
658 

6;8 

653 
668 
600 
606 
670 
606 
628 
632 
694 
663 
677 
610 

673 
674 
676 

694 

643 
683 



536 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), Robert, stabler ; Agnes Gilchryson 

16 Apr. 

„ Robert, tailor ; Helen Blythman 27 Dec. 

„ Robert, workman ; Marion Miller 5 June 

„ Robert, wright ; Bessie Wood 28 Sept. 

„ Robert, wright ; Janet Henrie 19 Nov. 

„ Robert, writer ; Janet Hart 25 Mar. 

„ Robert ; Marion Chesnie 9 Aug. 

,, Robert ; Margaret Smith 9 July 

,, Sara ; David Corsbie, cordiner 14 Sept. 

„ Sara ; James Rae, merchant 7 Mar. 

„ Sara ; Duncan Murisone, litster 19 Oct. 

,, Mr. Thomas, minister at West Kirk ; Christian Pitcairn, 

d. of Mr. David P. of Dreghorn 19 Nov. 1699, rn- 29 Nov. 

„ Thomas, baker ; Margaret Pryd 1 1 Nov. 

„ Thomas, bonnetmaker ; Isobel Broun 3 Feb. 

,, Thomas, candlemaker ; Christian Bishop 9 Aug. 

,, Thomas, candlemaker ; Janet Tait 30 July 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Isobel Goldman 6 Dec. 

„ Thomas, glover ; Isobel Cowts 24 Aug. 

,, Thomas, glover ; Catharine Dennistoun 29 Mar. 

„ Thomas, mason ; Bessie Gleghorne 31 Aug. 

„ Thomas, mason ; Helen Miller 11 Jan. 

,. Thomas, mason ; Isobel Moore 5 Oct. 

„ Thomas, mason ; Mary King 26 July 

„ Thomas, mason ; Janet Philp 29 June 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Janet Hunter 10 Jan. 

„ Thomas, peuterer ; Isobel Martin 6 Apr. 

,, Thomas, skinner ; Sarah Bennett 9 Jan. 

,, Thomas, stabler ; Agnes Abercrombie 27 June 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Helen Wilsoune 29 Oct. 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Catharine Reade 24 Aug. 

„ Thomas, workman ; Margaret Dobie 7 July 

„ Thomas ; Margaret Smith 28 Feb. 

„ Violet; James Watt, tailor 25 Aug. 

„ Walter, tailor ; Margaret Forrest 7 Dec. 

„ Walter, writer ; Anna Inglis 30 Dec. 

„ Walter; Mary Brock 16 Sept. 

,, Walter ; Janet Logie, married by Mr. George Trotter 4 Sept. 

„ Mr. William, minister at ... . ; Janet Kinloch i July 

„ Mr. William ; Alice Hamilton, married by Mr. John 

Paterson, 28 instant, at Halyruidhouse 26 Jan. 

„ William, baker ; Agnes Gledstaines 7 Mar. 

„ William, candlemaker ; Margaret Ross 19 July 

„ William, cobbler ; Janet Trinch 22 Apr. 

„ William, cobbler ; Marion Finlayson 12 Apr. 

„ William, cordiner ; Marion Haistie 6 Aug. 

„ William, cordiner ; Margaret Aytoun 6 Feb. 

„ William, litster ; Alison Bell 28 Apr. 

„ William, merchant ; Agnes Macheu (? Matheu) 24 Aug. 

„ William, merchant ; Jacjuelene d'Voucht 21 Feb. 

„ William, merchant ; Marion Matthisone 18 Apr. 

„ William, mouldmaker ; Janet Willson 12 June 

„ William, stabler ; Margaret Watsone 18 Feb. 

„ William, tailor ; Isabel Dischingtoun 23 Jan. 

„ William, tailor ; Margaret Crichtoun 3 Mar. 

„ William, tailor ; Anna Mackie 5 June 

„ William, tailor ; Janet Hutoun 18 July 

„ William, tailor ; Agnes Guildie, married at Duddingston 

upon the 20 instant 28 Aug. 

„ William, tailor ; Margaret Kennedy 7 Dec. 



1595-1700.] Edinbttrgh Marriage Register. 537 

Paterson (Patersoune, Patirsone), William, taiIor,burgess ; Jean 
Houstie, d. of deceased John Houstie, farmer in Dyck 
in Moray in Canongate, 24 Oct. 1697, m. 25 Nov. 1697 

„ William, workman ; Agnes Clerk 29 Nov. 1636 

„ William, writer ; Margaret Nisbet 14 Sept. 1665 
Paton (Patoun, Pawtoun), Agnes ; William Dorat, wright 5 July 1603 

,, Agnes ; John Young, tailor 18 July 1616 

,, Agnes ; William Dalyell, husbandman 6 Oct. 1629 

„ Agnes ; James Maklurg, merchant 5 Apr. 1659 

„ Agnes ; Thomas Ewing 20 Nov. 1673 

,, Alison ; John Williamesone, merchant 4 Aug. 1625 

„ Alison ; David Clerk, tailor 13 Oct. 1636 

,, Alison ; George Johnstoun, merchant i June 1649 

,, Andrew, tailor ; Agnes Coltheard 5 Nov. 1634 

,, Anna ; James Lindsay, wright 27 Mar. 1673 

„ Archibald, merchant; Agnes Scotte 15 Jan. 1631 

„ Bessie ; Gilbert Myles, mason 29 Apr. 1681 

,, Catharine ; Thomas Cleghorn, goldsmith 30 Mar. 1694 

,, Elizabeth ; John Cuninghame, writer 29 Jan. 1657 

,, Elspeth ; Thomas Smyth, weaver 14 May 1647 

,, Elspeth ; James Wilsoun, cordiner 7 Dec. 1654 

„ Elspeth ; Thomas Barclay, skinner 28 June 1678 

,, Grisel ; Alexander Baxter, tailor 26 June 1638 

„ Helen ; Andrew Makclen, pewderer 4 July 1661 

,, Helen ; James Broun, cordiner 24 Nov. 1692 

,, Isobel ; David Drumtnond, silk weaver 19 Sept. 1682 

„ James, baker ; Agnes Waist 6 July 1666 

,, James, blacksmith ; Margaret Alexander 14 Dec. 1676 

„ James, candlemaker ; Margaret Balk 14 June 1672 

,, James, cordiner ; Alison Wright 4 June 1674 

,, James, indweller ; Margaret Carlylle 16 Sept. 1664 

„ James, locksmith ; Marion Sandelandis 30 Nov. 1660 

,, James, merchant ; Agnes Padzien 13 Feb. 1690 

„ James, skinner; Catharine Coutie 18 Nov. 1690 

,, James, slater ; Marion Andersone 6 Sept. 1655 

„ James, smith ; Margaret Weir 18 June 1635 

„ James, workman ; Marion Kedie 22 Sept. 1665 

,, James ; Catharine Thomson 29 Apr. 1687 

„ Janet ; James Cuthbertsone, baker 17 Aug. 1643 

,, Janet ; Robert Scott, indweller 8 July 1681 

,, Jean ; John Binnie, tailor 3 Dec. 1680 

,, John, coachman ; Margaret Dunmuir, married at South 
Leith by Mr. James Waugh, per license, St. Andrews, 

upon 5th day instant month 3 Jan. 1684 

,, John, cordiner ; Marion Hunter 18 May 1647 

„ John, indweller ; Isobel Hutcheson 26 Feb. 1674 

,, John, merchant ; Alison Courtie 6 Sept. 1603 

,, John, merchant ; Isobel (deleted) Janet Black 15 Jan. 1633 

,, John, skinner ; Margaret Smyth 21 Nov. 1626 

,, John, tailor ; Margaret Broun 12 Oct. 1655 

„ John, traveller; Alison Lithquow 4 Dec. 1617 

,, John ; Isobel Anderson, married by Mr. George Trotter 

17 May 1683 

„ John ; Christian Reid 17 Nov. 1684 

,, Margaret ; John Levingstoun, ploughman 17 June 1628 

,, Margaret ; David Marti ne, blacksmith 23 Feb. 1636 

„ Margaret; William Scotte, workman 16 July 1646 

„ Margaret; Thomas Gray, baker 27 Nov. 1651 

„ Margaret ; George Mosman, merchant 3 Nov. 1658 

,, Marion ; David Thomsone, tailor 29 Aug. 1627 

„ Marion ; Peter Wallace, merchant 4 Oct. i66o 



53^ Edijiburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Paton (Patoun, Pawtoun), Marion ; John Cuninghame 5 Oct. 1677 

„ Marion ; Alexander Watson 7 Aug. 1698 

,, Mary; Patrick Houden 11 Aug. 1693 

„ Matthew, skinner ; Bessie Hume 13 June 1622 

,, Matthew, skinner ; Christian Porteous 19 June 1639 

,, Michael, candlemaker ; Sybilla Muirhead 12 Apr. 1664 

„ Michael, candlemaker ; Catharine Mossman 11 Oct. 1667 

„ Robert, indweller ; Helen Dalgleish 14 Dec. 1665 

„ Robert ; Margaret Strauchan, married on i8th 17 Nov. 1687 

„ Thomas, maltman in Glasgow ; Helen Scott, proclaimed 

in Glasgow and married here 20 Oct. 1698 

„ Thomas, tailor; Marion Murdo 17 Oct. 1622 

„ Thomas, workman; Jean Blaikie i Feb. 1684 

„ WiUiam, indweller in Canongate ; Janet Moor, d. of 
Ale.^iander M., cordiner in Aberdeen 

17 May 1696, m. 2 June 1696 
,, William, servitor to the Duchess of Lauderdale ; Eliza- 
beth Johnstoun 21 June 1694 
,, William ; Anna Gay, married by Mr. William Annand 

30 Dec. 1680 
Paul (Paule, Paull), James ; Isobel Finlay, by Mr. Malcolm in S. K. 

25 Oct. 1689 
,, Janet ; James Bell, bookbinder 16 June 1659 

,, Jean ; Lyon Forrest, indweller 21 June 1683 

„ Marion ; Thomas Kellie, cordiner 5 Dec. 1661 

„ Marion ; John M'Ronnald, writer ' 4 Apr. 1676 

„ Matthew, tailor ; Lilias Cleland 9 Sept. 1679 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Elizabeth Findlayson 21 July 1674 

„ William, bath stove keeper ; Jakline Shevalier 7 Alay 1669 

,, W^illiam, merchant ; Isobel Campbell 27 Dec. 1610 

Paxton (Paxtoun), Alexander, merchant ; Elspeth Watt 28 June 1650 
„ Alexander, tailor ; Elspeth Learmonth 19 June 1666 

,, James ; Jean Burnett, both of the parish of Baro, were 

proclaimed there 22 Nov. 1696, m. in N. K. 18 Dec. 1696 

„ John, merchant ; Elizabeth Cochrane 4 Nov. 1600 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Smith, merchant 15 Aug. 1605 

,, Margaret ; Robert Makcune, writer 31 May 1621 

Peacock (Pacok, Paecok, Poecok), Agnes ; William Bartrum, 

merchant 25 June 1646 

,, Agnes ; William Hume, merchant 23 Mar. 1660 

„ Agnes ; John Adam 28 June 1680 

„ Mr. Alexander, writer ; Margaret M'Gill 19 Jan. 1630 

„ Barbara ; Robert Henrysone 7 Oct. 1647 

,, Barbara ; Walter Douglas, feltmaker 31 Dec. 1668 

,, Edward, farmer ; Jean Shoreswood, married per license, 

Edinburgh 29 Feb. 1684 

„ Edward, feltmaker ; Catharine Straitoun 17 Feb. 1682 

„ EHzabeth ; John Bordland, litster 21 Apr. 1629 

„ Elspeth ; James Broun, tailor 3 June 1647 

„ Eupham ; John Wauche, bovver 24 Aug. 1602 

„ George, merchant ; Margaret Glen 18 Apr. 1650 

„ George, writer ; Marion Whyte 9 June 1640 

„ Helen ; George Falconer, coriar 18 Dec. 1668 

„ Helen ; Robert Mercer, tailor 5 July 1677 

„ Henry, tailor ; Margaret Maklewreath 17 July 1628 

„ Isobel ; Edward Cock, soldier i June 1658 

„ Isobel ; James Peacock 27 Apr. 1691 

„ James, cordiner ; Isobel Peacock, married 4 March 27 Mar. 1691 
„ James, tailor ; Margaret P^alconer 8 June 1693 

„ James, weaver ; Jean Grainger 28 Nov. 1671 

„ Janet ; Gabriel Bigger, tailor 6 Sept. 1598 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



539 



Peacock (Pacok, Paecok, Poecok), Janet ; John 

„ Janet ; Hew Trotter, merchant 

„ Jean ; John Roger, pewderar 

,, Jean ; Richard Lauthiane, merchant 

,, Jean ; David Aitkine, cordiner 

„ John, marikin-dresser ; Barbara Archibald 

„ John, merchant ; Agnes Scot 

,, John, stabler ; Janet Weir 

„ John, tailor ; Alargaret Stevinsone 

„ Laurence, schoolmaster ; Bessie Mathie 

„ Lilias ; David Morison 

„ Margaret ; James Lands, merchant 

„ Margaret ; George Lawson, smith 

,, Margaret ; John Burn, tailor 

„ Margaret ; John Laing, writer * 

,, Marion ; Michael Crawford 

,, Mawse ; William Tannihill, tailor 

,, Rachel ; John Bruce, feltmaker 

,, Robert, merchant ; Janet Stevinsone 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Janet Makaulay 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Janet Chalmers 

„ Thomas, skinner ; Isobel Stevinsone 

„ Thomas, stabler ; Janet Porteous 

,, William, seaman ; Jean Greig 

„ William, stabler ; Marion Eliot 

,, William, stabler ; Elspeth Craig 

„ William, stabler ; Jean Bigholme 
Pears (Pearis, Peers, Peires, Peiris), Agnes ; William 
man, baker 
Christian ; Robert Rutherfoord 
George, " coriar " ; Elizabeth Mowbray 
James, indweller ; Isobel Reid 
Janet ; John Fullerton, cordiner 
Margaret ; Robert Dowglas, cutler 
Margaret ; John Dunlop, merchant 
Margaret ; William Lyndsay, baker in Leith 
William, cordiner ; Helen Henrysone 
Pearson (Pearsone, Peirsone, Person, Persoune), Mr. 
merchant ; Isobel Edyer 

„ Agnes ; Robert Symson, cordiner 

,, Mr. Alexander, advocate ; Christian Rig 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Margaret Gledstaines 

,, Alexander ; Margaret Mitchell 

,, Alexander ; Catharine Dick 

,, Alison ; Clement Ronald, candlemaker 

„ Andrew, silk weaver ; Jean Campbell 

„ Beatrix ; Mr. George Honyman 

„ Bessie ; James Pearsone 

„ Bessie ; Alexander Smyth, flesher 

,, Bessie ; George Russell, merchant 

„ Catharine ; William Robesone, silk weaver 

,, Catharine ; Mr. Robert Burnet, younger 

„ Catharine ; Mr. Thomas Veatch, advocate 

„ Catharine ; George Thomson 

,, Christian ; Walter Jamesone, flesher 

,, Christian ; Thomas Mershell, wright 

,, Christian ; Thomas Balvaird, tailor 

„ Elizabeth ; James Broun, merchant 

„ Elizabeth ; David Lyndsay, fiar of Kirkforther 

„ Elizabeth ; Peter Wilson 



oun, tailor 




2 July 1 


668 


15 Apr. 1 


67s 


16 Aug. I 


636 


31 Dec. 1 


646 


12 Dec. 1 


679 


9 July 1 


658 


20 Dec. ] 


603 


25 Oct. ] 


683 


26 Nov. ] 


647 


5 Jan. ] 


609 


15 Jan. ] 


691 


3 Sept. ] 


657 


27 Nov. ] 


679 


25 Oct. ] 


692 


27 Nov. ] 


692 


9 June ] 


607 


3 Nov. ] 


631 


6 Sept. 


696 


II Nov. ] 


647 


9 Apr. 


646 


14 July 


664 


9 June 


653 


14 Nov. ] 


673 


23 Dec. 


680 


23 Mar. 1 


648 


18 Dec. 


662 


28 Apr. 


66s 


1 Mos- 




25 June 


646 


4 Dec. 


684 


30 Nov. 


1637 


14 June 


[661 


8 Nov. 


696 


8 Feb. 


[616 


5 Dec. 


634 


14 Feb. 


[644 


17 June 


623 


Adam, 




17 Jan. 


627 


4 June 


678 


I June 


615 


21 Oct. 


[652 


13 Dec. 


610 


7 Dec. 


[655 


25 Jan. 


[650 


18 Mar. 


[680 


28 Apr. 


682 


8 Apr. 


[619 


9 Apr. 


1647 


3 Aug- 


[648 


5 Aug. 


[619 


16 Feb. 


1643 


16 Apr. 


1676 


22 Oct. 


[682 


10 Mar. 


[614 


27 Dec. 


1621 


25 June 


1663 


9 Oct. 


1656 


7 June 


1660 


7 Feb. 


1689 



540 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700- 



Pearson (Pearsone, Peirsone, Person, Persoune), Elizabeth ; John Blair 

Elspet ; Thomas Cleghorne, goldsmith 

Elspeth ; Patrick Forsyth, candlemaker 

Elspeth ; James Broun, indweller 

George, stabler ; Janet Moseman 

George, stabler ; Isobel Pearsone 

Helen ; Daniel M'Pherson, indweller 

Helen ; Alexander Johnstoun 

Isobel ; George Pearsone, stabler 

James, flesher ; Bessie Diksoune 

James, flesher ; Bessie Broun 

James, writer ; Janet Geechen 

James, writer : Margaret Hay 

James ; Bessie Pearsone 

Janet ; Thomas Murdo, marikin-dresser 

Janet ; Daniel Walker, cooper 

Jean ; James Hall, wright 

Jean ; James Bellshis, indweller 

John, candlemaker ; Janet Couper 

John, flesher ; Catharine Nisbet 

John, indweller ; his widow. See Agnes Law. 

John, merchant ; Margaret Byres 

John, younger, merchant ; Eupham Baxter 

John, post ; Jean Purdie 

John, stabler ; Bessie Andersone 

John ; Margaret Layng 

Margaret ; David Creigh, merchant 

Margaret ; John Liddaill, merchant 

Margaret ; Thomas Burnet, writer 

Margaret ; John Jameson, soldier 

Margaret ; William Young, indweller 

Margaret ; Robert Campbell, merchant 

Margaret ; David Sanderson, timber heel-maker 

Robert, candlemaker ; Margaret Moorehead 

Robert, candlemaker ; Agnes Chatto 

Robert, candlemaker ; Janet Park, d. of deceased John 
P., maltman at Glasgow 17 July i(' 

Walter, flesher ; Margaret Ewing 

Mr. William ; Margaret Levingstoun 

William, corcliner ; Giles Thomsone 

William, tailor ; Margaret Gilleis 

William ; Elizabeth Fyfe, married by Robert, Bishop of Brechin 

6 Jan. 1677 

„ William ; Christian Sheapheard, bringing a testificate 
from Mr. Willson, minister of the Elie, that they had 
been thrice lawfully proclaimed there, were married 
by Mr. John Ferquard, who keeps the said testificate 

24 June 1686 
Peat (Peatt, Peit, Pet), Bethiah ; Charles Crawfoord, tailor 9 Dec. 1652 

Isobel ; Alexancler Johnstoun, weaver 16 July 1669 

Margaret ; John Hammiltoun, tailor 28 Feb. 1639 

Margaret ; Thomas Johnstoun, weaver 13 Aug. 1675 

Margaret ; James Bruce 5 July 1687 

Mary ; Robert Gadie, blewgown 6 Nov. 1668 

Mawse ; John Straquhen, shoemaker 4 Dec. 1634 

William, tailor ; Margaret Sturgeon 17 Feb. 167 1 

Pedder, Janet ; John Blainchill, glover 3 Dec. 1669 

Peddie (Peadie), Jean ; James Young, cordiner 20 Jan. 1648 

„ John, tailor ; Catharine Waugh 18 May 1671 

Peden (Pedan, Pedden), John, silk weaver ; Helen Clei-k 8 June 1677 



12 May 


[700 


31 Dec. 


[616 


20 Nov. 


656 


13 Dec. 


683 


18 Jan. 


597 


3 Jan. 


634 


II Jan. 


[683 


5 May 


700 


3 Jan. 


634 


18 Dec. 


599 


14 Jan. 


613 


24 Nov. 


625 


19 Jan. 


647 


8 Apr. 


619 


19 June 


623 


15 June 


643 


19 July 


661 


12 Oct. 


[670 


7 July 


681 


3 July 


627 


13 June 


[611 


5 Sept. 


639 


3 June 


647 


7 July 


614 


3 July 


[634 


29 Aug. 


611 


28 July 


631 


5 Oct. 


655 


5 Jan. 


658 


20 Dec. 


664 


9 Feb. 


675 


6 June 


678 


16 June 


654 


2 Sept. 

hn 


658 


• 5 Aug. 


698 


8 Aug. 


679 


31 Mar. 


654 


20 Sept. 


642 


25 June 


[618 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 541 



Peden (Pedan, Pedden), Agnes ; Matthew Mair 8 Dec. 

,, Bessie ; John Grahame, drover 1 1 Nov. 

„ John ; Mary Low 3 July 

Pedison, Isobel ; John Buchanan 2 Dec. 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Dorothea Green 20 June 
Peebles (Pebilis, Pebils, Pebles, Peblis), Bessie ; William 

M'Caall, merchant 24 Nov. 

„ Catharine; Sir John Hammiltoun of Trabroun, knight 7 Aug. 

,, Catharine ; John Jonkine, colsbler 3 Apr. 

„ Catharine ; John Wylie, cobbler 2 July 

„ Christian ; Patrick Govan, merchant 6 Nov. 

„ Mr. David ; Margaret Heriot 20 Oct. 

,, David, merchant ; Janet Purves 24 Feb. 

,, Elizabeth ; Mr. George Crukshank 12 Apr. 

„ Elizabeth ; George Smeebert, merchant 23 Dec. 

,, Mr. Hugh, writer ; Elizabeth Thomson 3 Nov. 

„ Hew, writer ; Bessie Browne 19 July 

,, Isobel ; John Henrysone, writer 5 Jan. 

„ Margaret ; John Knowis, writer 26 July 

„ Margaret ; Robert Watsone, weaver 1 1 Dec. 

,. Margaret; Robert Watson 12 Feb. 

„ Mr. Patrick, indwcller ; Christian Makadonie 21 Aug. 

Peel, Margaret ; Peter Castile 27 July 
Peirie (Peerie, Perie), Barbara ; William Pollike, skinner 8 July 

,, Grizel ; William Thomson, servitor to Sir William Thom- 
son, town-clerk 27 Nov. 

„ Henry ; Katharine Gilgour 7 July 

,, James, wright ; Elspeth Craige 7 May 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Agnes Moderwall, d. of deceased .Alex- 
ander M., tailor in Portsburgh 21 July 1700, m. 16 Aug. 

„ William, brewer ; Margaret Burnet 26 Nov. 

Pencie, Helen ; John Scott, brewer 23 June 

Pender, James, merchant ; Marjory Robertsoune 5 June 

„ Janet ; Thomas Craig i May 

,, Janet ; Andrew Cuninghame, barber 20 Oct. 

,, Jean ; John Sheill, mason 21 July 

„ Margaret ; Robert Burrell, baker 27 June 

,, Margaret; John Jack, indweller 15 Mar. 
Pendreich (Pendreigh, Pendrigh, Pendroch), Gilbert, merchant ; 

Janet Nisbet 7 Feb. 

,, James, merchant ; Agnes Andersone 28 June 

„ James ; Mary Clepen 4 July 
Penicuik (Pennicook, Pennicuke, Pennycook), Agnes ; James 

.\lane, merchant 9 Dec. 

„ Alison ; Mr. John Richardson 29 Dec. 

,, Andrew, husbandman ; Margaret Haddome 22 June 

„ Anna ; Alexander Campbell, merchant 23 Nov. 

„ Anna ; Roger Gordon of Be-Whyn [PTroquhen] 24 Aug. 

„ Eupham ; Thomas Andersoune, skinner ii Oct. 

„ Gilbert, candlemaker ; Agnes Liddell 4 Dec. 

„ James, son of Alexander P. of Newhall ; Margaret 

Deans 7 Aug. 

„ James ; his widow. See Margaret Deans. 

,, Janet ; Matthew Aytoun, skinner 23 Jan. 

,, Margaret; John Grahame " spargener " 14 May 

,, Marion; Hew Makrone, workman 11 Sept. 

,, Marion ; John Sinnight, cordiner 10 July 

„ Thomas, baker ; Margaret Schort 29 June 

,, William, gardener ; Catharine Patersone 27 Nov. 

Penman, Alexander, wright ; Jean Brown 13 July 

„ Catharine ; Allan Campioell, tailor . . 15 Oct. 



700 
652 
688 
683 
650 

601 
621 
638 
646 
606 
642 
620 

649 
658 
676 
610 

613 
614 
657 
678 
660 
686 
664 

663 
602 
601 

700 
668 
700 
606 
666 
670 
614 
599 
677 

650 
660 
661 

613 
674 
625 
668 
688 
598 
690 

679 

606 
605 
623 
66-. 
597 
639 
641 
618 



542 


Edinburgh Marriage Register. 


[1595-1 


700. 


Penman, Catharine ; James Lockheart, merchant 


9 Nov. 


1643 


J5 


David, peutherer ; Anna Burn, d. of Patrick B. in Burnt- 






island 14 Jan. 1700, 


m. 8 Feb. 


1700 


)) 


David ; Janet Craige, married 5th April 


3 Mar. 


1689 


M 


Elizabeth ; Mr. Robert Ramsay, minister at Salt Preston 








12 Nov. 


1685 


)) 


Mr. George, writer ; Margaret Miller, married by 


Mr. 






John Ferquhar 


17 Jan. 


1682 


H 


Helen ; Michael Waterstoun, skinner 


29 May 


1633 


)• 


Helen ; William Johnstoun, skinner 


26 Mar. 


1646 


)) 


Isobel ; Allan Paterson, skinner 


17 Mar. 


1676 


)5 


James, goldsmith ; Margaret Gleghorne, married by 


Mr. 






William Annand, Dean 


20 Apr. 


1676 


5) 


James, tobacco-cutter ; Margaret Watt 


18 Feb. 


1676 


)) 


Jane ; John Glerk, skinner 


23 Feb. 


1596 


)) 


Janet ; William Gunnynghame, merchant 


3 Mar. 


1 601 


)> 


Janet ; William Reid, merchant 


29 June 


1665 


)) 


John, merchant ; Katherine Hamniiltoun 


1 1 July 


1605 


M 


John, mei'chant ; Rebecca Hamiltoun 


9 Jan. 


1612 


U 


John, merchant ; Barbara Fleeming 


4 Aug. 


1641 


)< 


John, merchant ; ^Margaret Dowgall 


28 Sept. 


1643 


)) 


John, merchant ; Christian Hodge 


7 Feb. 


1656 


5> 


John, younger, merchant ; Margaret Sydserfe 


12 Aug. 


1667 


5) 


John, writer ; Margaret Gounlocks, widow of Edward 






Sinclair, writer 8 Aug. 1697, m. 25 Aug. 


1697 


)) 


Margaret ; James Garmichael, packman 


23 July 


1639 


)5 


Margaret ; Alexander M'Nachtan 


21 July 


1681 


)> 


Patrick, cordiner ; Mause Pottie 


12 Feb. 


1669 


)> 


Rebecca ; Thomas Fairholme, merchant 


1 5 June 


1 64 1 


)) 


Robert, writer ; Margaret Williamsone 


30 July 


1646 


1) 


Robert, writer ; Catharine Murray 


27 July 


1665 


)) 


Robert, writer ; Marjory Meason, married by Mr. Alex- 






ander Ramsay 


25 Apr. 


1679 


JJ 


Mr. William, writer ; Jean Arthure 


10 Mar. 


1672 


?5 


William, merchant ; his widow. 5^<?Jean Arthur. 






?> 


William, indweller ; Janet Pourie 


23 Oct. 


1674 


Penny (Pennie), Agnes ; Patrick Starroch, nialtman 


16 Nov. 


1630 


)) 


Alexander, poultryman ; Agnes Merrileyes 


14 Nov. 


1627 


)5 


Bessie ; John Hude, stabler 


22 May 


1606 


)) 


Catharine ; John Slewman, merchant 


22 July 


1613 


)) 


Christian ; Isaac Runseman 


1 1 June 


1607 


)) 


Christian ; David Adamesone, stabler 


I Feb. 


1610 


5» 


David, brewer ; Elspeth Andersone 


23 June 


1659 


5) 


James, wright ; Marjory Enor 


28 Nov. 


1667 


)> 


Janet ; George Purves, brewer 


25 July 


1637 


)) 


John, wright ; Isobel Wilsoun 


4 July 


1634 


)> 


Laurence ; Agnes Hair 


18 July 


1671 


;5 


Marion ; William Baird, stabler 


17 May 


1597 


5) 


Ralph, traveller ; Margaret Adamesoune 


28 June 


1598 


)) 


Sara ; John Wylie, cutler 


27 June 


1637 


M 


Thomas, maltman ; Marion Howie 


14 Nov. 


1661 


i> 


Thomas ; Agnes Grub, by Dr. Adam in the Tron K 


rk 9 Nov. 


1668 


Pennington, Anna ; Alexander Gierke 


24 Mar. 


1686 


Penstoun, Agnes ; James King, tailor 


1 Aug. 


1599 


1, 


Agnes ; Thomas Myller, customer 


6 May 


1606 


)) 


Andrew, tailor ; Isobel Scot 


29 Apr. 


1613 


5 J 


Christian ; Mr. John Vauss, goodman of the Tolbooth 4 Nov. 


1681 


5) 


George, tailor ; Bessie Bryden 


30 June 


1614 


3) 


James, sheathmaker ; Agnes Fiddes 


12 Dec. 


1644 


3i 


James, weaver ; Janet Donaldsone 


20 June 


1615 


)) 


Janet ; James Robertsoune, tailor 


10 Feb. 


1607 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 543 



Penstoun, Janet ; Nicoll Rynd, tailor i8 July 

„ John, merchant ; Christine Donaldsone i6 June 

,, William, tailor ; Elizabeth Wilkesoune i8 Feb. 

Pentland (Paintland), Robert, carter at Westport ; Marion 
Cockburn, d. of deceased William C. in Spittlehaugh 

17 Oct. 1697, m. 18 Nov. 
„ Robert, smith ; Margaret Nicoll, d. of deceased Thomas 

N., tailor in Cramond 29 Oct. 1699, rn. i Dec. 

Pepper, John, flesher ; Alison Warrander 19 June 

Pergillis. See Pargillies. 

Peribau, Theophilus ; Anna Cochran, married by Mr. John 

Robertson 13 Nov. 

Perkins, Robert ; Jean Hay 4 Feb. 

Persell, Robert, merchant ; Agnes Neasmyth 29 July 

Persones, George, English soldier; Marion Fairbairne 21 Mar. 

Peter, Alexander, perfumer ; Agnes IM'Clellan, married by 

Mr. William Annand, Dean 12 Apr. 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Helen Schearer 14 Jan. 

„ David, writer ; Margaret Moorehead 2 Nov. 

„ James, stabler ; Janet Weir 2 June 

„ James, wright ; Margaret Manson 10 July 

,, James, writer; Agnes Rig 11 Mar. 

„ John, tailor ; Janet Schand 13 Dec. 

,, John, writer ; Janet Mylne 19 Oct. 

„ Nicolas ; William Wilkie, skinner 5 Dec. 

,, Richard, wright ; Margaret Liddaill 23 Sept. 

Petersone, Alexander, shoemaker ; Helen Ainslie 26 June 

Pether, Janet ; Norman Denun 10 Apr. 

Petite, Peter, Frenchman ; Elizabeth Geddess, married by 

Mr. John Hamilton 5 Aug. 

Petrie, Alexander ; Jean Lindsay, by warrant of B. Edin. to 

Mr. John Robertson 3 June 

„ Barbara ; Adam Broun, cordiner 16 July 

,, Catharine ; William Craighead, baker 9 Jan. 

„ Catharine ; William Robertsone 24 July 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Home, violer 9 Jan. 

„ Elspeth ; John Tod, weaver 19 Dec. 

,, James, indweller ; Eupham Langwill 26 Apr. 

„ James, maltman ; Margaret Kennedie 8 June 

,, John, clothier ; Agnes Hogg 16 June 

,, John, cook ; Jean Wilkie 8 Dec. 

„ -Margaret ; John Boog, tailor 19 Sept. 

,, Margaret ; John Kello, locksmith 12 July 

„ Robert, glover, indweller ; Isobel Brouster, d. of John B., 

in Muthill parish 7 May 1699, m- 6 June 

,, Robert, merchant ; Ann Edmondstoun 28 Sept. 

„ Robert ; Christian Anderson 18 Mar. 

„ William, merchant ; Elspeth Duncan 8 Nov. 

Petticrue (Pettincrue, Pettingrue, Petticroove), Alexander, 

merchant; Catharine Haistie 13 Feb. 

„ Alexander, writer ; Margaret Samuell 3 Feb. 

„ Alexander, writer ; Marion Warrander 1 3 Oct. 

,, Elizabeth ; James Hunter, stabler 19 June 

„ James, writer ; Dame Giles Moncreiff 24 June 

,, Jean ; David Stansfield 14 Mar. 

„ John ; Margaret Russell 29 July 

,, Margaret ; Hugh Somervell 17 Jan. 

„ Robert, poultryman ; Barbara Allerdice 3 Dec. 

„ Sophia ; Thomas Caddell 29 June 

„ Thomas ; Grizel Norie 13 Nov. 



616 
654 
606 



697 

699 
656 



679 
657 
658 

654 

681 
636 
648 
625 

673 
670 

65s 
609 
676 
629 
629 
691 



686 
674 
645 
645 
663 

673 
672 
665 
692 
671 
665 
666 

699 
652 
673 
655 

662 
665 
668 

673 
658 
671 
68 1 
688 
657 
694 
677 



544 EdinbtiJ'gh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Peuterer (Peuterar, Peutherar), David, cook ; Catharine Midltoun 

25 July 1672 

James, tailor; Agnes Colvill 27 Nov. 1677 

James, violer ; Margaret Davidson 10 June 1679 

Robert, skinner ; Margaret Young i Dec. 1676 

Robert, skinner ; Isobel Hopkine 18 Oct. 1678 

William, chapman ; Marion Ritchie, d. of James R., 

maltman 19 Nov. 1699, m. 8 Dec. 1699 

Phaikney, Giles ; Laurence Halie, husbandman 2 July 1639 

Phares (Pharees), Janet ; Robert Morison 23 Oct. 1698 

„ John, indweller ; Marjory Knolls clandestinely, 29 Oct. 1691 

See also Farias. 

Philip (Phillip), Bessie ; Thomas Bie, wobster 

Bessie ; William M'Mirrie, tailor 

James, tailor ; Catharine Lawson 

Janet ; James Quhyt, baker 

Janet ; Matthew Robesoune, walker 

Janet ; Andrew Rynd, tailor 

Jean ; Thomas Fairlie, weaver 

John, cordiner ; Grizel Jackson 

John, merchant ; Agnes Robertsone 

Leonard, walker ; Marion Coutis 

Margaret ; Alexander Struthers 

Marie ; John Schaw, merchant 

Robert, writer ; Barbara Bartane 
Philips, Thomas, soldier ; Isobel Kerse 
Phillen, John, chopman ; Helen Haistie 
Philp of Ormiston, John ; Mary Gibb, d. of John G. of Pow 

„ Agnes ; Robert Fleming, merchant 

„ Agnes ; Jasper Gumming, merchant 

„ Agnes ; John Mitchell 

„ Andrew, skinner ; Bessie Mote 

„ Bessie ; Hew Hay, gentleman 

,, Bessie ; John Cumlok, merchant 

„ Catharine ; Walter Speir, in Leith 

„ Catharine ; Robert Wisheart, cordiner 

„ Christian ; Robert Sincler, brewer 

,, David, merchant ; Margaret Bruce 

„ Helen ; John Carstorphine, silk weaver 

,, Isobel ; William Symsoun, cordiner 

„ Mr. James ; Jean Corbett, married by Mr 
Ramsay 

,, James, skinner ; Rachel Hepburn 

„ James, tailor ; Isobel Alane 

„ James, writer ; Janet Fleming 

,, James, writer ; Bessie Hepburne 

,, James ; Alison Walker, by Mr. Alexander Ramsay 

„ Janet ; Andrew Corbrek 

,, Janet ; Thomas Paterson, mason 

„ Janet ; John Hunter, flesher 

,, Margaret ; John Kneblo, merchant 

„ Margaret ; James Colquhoun, merchant 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Jean Ramsay 

,, Stevin, merchant ; Margaret Monteir 
Phin, Elizabeth ; Richard Wray, English soldier 

„ Walter, merchant ; Catharine Henrysone 

„ William, litster ; Agnes Hamilton 
Phinlay, Gavin, weaver ; Agnes Marjoribanks 

See also Finlay. 
Phinnick (Phynnick), Lilias ; Patrick Crafurd 



28 Apr. 


1604 


12 Dec. 


1604 


17 Dec. 


1691 


II Nov. 


1601 


27 Apr. 


1609 


t. 16 May 


161 1 


8 Feb. 


1610 


9 June 


1693 


12 Dec. 


1611 


30 June 


1602 


14 June 


1598 


8 Oct. 


1612 


5 Dec. 


1609 


23 Dec. 


1656 


13 Aug. 


1618 


G. of Pow 




pro. I Dec. 


1700 


17 Sept. 


1634 


28 Jan. 


1658 


3 May 


1688 


15 Apr. 


1629 


24 July 


1623 


30 Jan. 


1640 


15 May 


1610 


2 Sept. 


1662 


2 Dec. 


1630 


17 Oct. 


1672 


16 Feb. 


1682 


II Aug. 


1630 


Alexander 




20 Sept. 


1681 


26 Nov. 


1667 


26 Jan. 


1626 


14 Oct. 


1634 


15 Mar. 


1649 


nsay 21 June 


1687 


9 July 


^595 


26 June 


1675 


1 1 J une 


1680 


I May 


1610 


25 Aug. 


1642 


II Nov. 


1634 


8 Sept. 


1619 


28 Feb. 


1654 


27 Jan. 


1625 


30 Dec. 


1680 


16 June 


1635 


18 Jan. 


1667 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



545 



Phinnick (Phynnick), Robert, tanner ; Margaret Kincaid 

„ Robert, tanner ; Elizabeth Patersone 

See also Fenwick. 
Phinnie (Phinie, Phynnie), Agnes ; Robert Christie, chirurgian 4 Aug. 

,, Agnes ; William Randale, litster 

,, Barbara ; Thomas Mitchell, barber 

„ Catharine ; David Leslie, tailor 

„ Christian ; John Watson, litster 

„ David, workman ; Margaret Tailer 

„ Elizabeth ; James Fyfe, tailor 

,, Mr. George ; Margaret Spynie 

„ Isobel ; Edmond Scot, baker 

,, James, husbandman ; Jean Weak 

„ John, cordiner ; Margaret Allerdyce 

„ John, tailor ; Helen Grahame 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Binnie, tailor 

„ Margaret ; Edward Carmichael, skinner 

„ Margaret ; James Broun, smith 

„ Margaret ; Adam Richie, tailor 

„ Margaret ; John Main 

„ Marion ; Thomas Murdo, coriar 

„ Marion ; Walter Gledstaines, tailor 

„ Marie ; Francis Weir, tailor 

,, William, tailor ; Christian Johnstoun 
See also Finnic. 
Phissie, Marion ; James Somervell, pewderar 
Piccard (Pickard, Pickart), James, miller ; Jean Clerk 

,, Janet ; Archibald Inglis, baker 

„ John, miller ; Bessie Loch 
Picken (Pikken), Andrew, tailor ; Catharine Bathcat 

„ Christian ; George Bell, marikin-dresser 

,, Janet ; John Cock, baker 

,, Janet ; James ^Lakaulay, stabler 

„ John ; Katherine Davidsoune 

„ Margaret ; Andrew Cowen, wright 

,, Peter, walker ; Isobel Schaw 
Piew, Rolland, wright ; Marion Currie 
Pigeon, Patrick, tailor ; Rachel Christisone 
Pigeons, John, tailor ; ALarion Henrysoune 
Piggen, Catharine ; Thomas Smyth, merchant 
Pigott (Piggot, Piggat, Pigget), Agnes ; Gilbert Mackie 

,, Isobel ; Gilbert Crawfurde, tailor 

,, Margaret ; Edward Mauchen, cutler 

„ Margaret ; Mr. John Goodaill 
Pilget, Margaret ; James Bryce, cadger 
Pillan (Pilan, Pillon), Helen ; Mr. Robert Lidderdale 

,, Marion ; John \'erth, maltman 

,, Nicolas ; Thomas Garven, merchant 

„ Sara ; Thomas Crawfurd, cordiner 
Pillans (Pilans, Pillones, Pilones), Anna ; John Cunningham, 
bookbinder 

„ Beatrix ; George Craig, cordiner 

„ Elspet ; Symeon Symsoun, cordiner 

„ Isobel ; John Crawfoord, cordiner 

„ Mr. James, regent in philosophy ; Helen Hepburne 

,, Mr. James ; Marion Johnstoun 

„ Janet ; John Futhie, shoemaker 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Brand, cordiner 

„ Marion ; James Calder, indweller 
Pilmore (Pilmour, Pilmuir), Elizabeth ; James Stark, messenger 

18 May 

3 Jt 



7 Nov. 


633 


28 Apr. 


646 


1 4 Aug. 


631 


7 June 


670 


6 Aug. 


674 


3 Nov. 


646 


24 July 1 


674 


8 Sept. 


629 


7 Feb. 


679 


24 Feb. 


642 


18 Oct. 


608 


2 June 


653 


8 Mar. 


683 


10 June 


1624 


3 Feb. 


[620 


26 Apr. 


[626 


18 Nov. 


640 


26 Nov. 


[647 


27 Oct. 


1681 


19 July 


642 


24 Dec. 


1646 


2 Dec. 


1630 


6 Dec. 


1677 


II July 


[620 


14 Nov. 


1 661 


1 1 July 


1667 


18 Nov. 


1640 


18 Dec. 


1621 


21 Nov. 


1639 


30 May 


626 


2 June 


636 


14 June 


598 


28 Sept. 


649 


5 July 


603 


5 July 


683 


13 June 


[604 


27 Oct. 


608 


3 Dec. 


1661 


6 Oct. 


700 


4 Sept. 


606 


5 Dec. 


609 


31 Dec. 


699 


1 5 Apr. 


613 


2 June 


681 


22 Dec. 


614 


15 Sept. 


671 


18 Oct. 


626 


14 June 1 


696 


12 June 1 


674 


13 Dec. ] 


626 


4 Aug. ] 


631 


3 Oct. 1 


656 


21 Sept. 1 


649 


30 Oct. 1 


633 


2 Aug. I 


644 


13 June 1 


672 



1654 



546 EdinMii'gh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Pilmore (Pilmour, Pilmuir), Elizabeth ; George Grahame, soldier i Oct. 1668 

„ Henry, maltman ; Janet Donaldson 29 Jan. 1691 

„ Isobel ; William Smyth, farmer i July 1628 

„ James, weaver ; Jean Milrie 12 June 1684 

: ,, James ; Helen Rae 26 Feb. 1686 

„ Janet ; William Myles, brewer 14 July 1676 

,, Janet ; Alexander Haistie 28 Jan. 1700 

Pindar (Pindor), John, cook ; Isobel Gourley 25 Apr. 1633 

Pincarton (Pinckertowne, Pinkartoun), Allan, mason ; Eupham Bell 

12 Jan. 1677 

,, Janet ; Robert Edgar, peutherer 20 Nov. 1684 

„ Janet ; William Miller 31 Dec. 1699 

,, Jean ; John Broun, mason 7 July 1671 

,, John, skinner ; Janet Arbukles 20 Nov. 1646 

. ,, John, skinner ; Janet Mitchell 11 Aug. 1664 

„ Robert, trunkmaker ; Isobel Davidson, by warrant of 

Archbishop of Glasgow 10 Aug. 1687 

Pirie (Pirhie, Pirrhie, Pirrie), Bessie ; William Bo 13 Apr. 1684 

■ ,, Catharine ; John Thinn, litster I Aug. 1679 
,, James, husbandman ; Jean Law 21 June 1637 

• ,, John, cordiner ; Margaret Rob at W. K. 5 Feb. 1674 

„ John, slater ; Catharine Courtie i Aug. 1656 

„ John, writer ; Barbara Purss 1 1 Aug. 1671 

■ „ John, writer; Anna Clerk 7 Mar. 1676 
,, Thomas, writer ; Elizabeth Dundass 2 Oct. 1670 

See also Peirie. 

Pirnie, Thomas, merchant; Marion Dawling 2 Mar. 1648 
Pitblado (Pitplado), Alexander ; Margaret Hay, in the He of 

the N. K., by Mr. Dean 30 July 1685 

,, Margaret ; William Jack, piper 29 Oct. 1667 

Pitcairn (Pitcairne, Pitcarne), Alexander, merchant ; Janet Sydserfif 

4 July 1650 

„ Christian ; John Calendar, merchant 2 Feb. 1672 

,, Christian ; Mr. Thomas Paterson 19 Nov. 1699 

,, Mr. David, writer ; Mary Anderson 4 June 1678 

,, Elizabeth ; John Justice, merchant ' 27 Apr. 1677 

„ Mr. George ; Eupham Dempster 4 June 1687 

,, Mr. James ; Elizabeth Ruthven 26 Dec. 1670 

„ Janet ; William Wallwood 3 Dec. 1699 

., John, writer ; Elizabeth Ramsay 20 Apr. 1620 

„ Margaret; John Dalzell 15 Jan. 1699 

,, Mr. Robert, writer ; Margaret Murray, married by Mr. 

Robert Mortimer 3 Dec. 1675 

Pitcathlie (Pitkethlie), David, cordiner ; Alison Knox 7 Jan. 1681 

Pittie (Pitie), Isobel ; Thomas Archebald, sawyer 12 July 1636 

„ James, stabler ; Bessie Spence 14 May 1646 

,, Janet ; William Nasmyth, weaver 24 Nov. 1642 

„ Mary ; Matthew Reid, weaver 30 July 1646 

Pittilloch (Pitillo), Agnes ; Robert Cranstoun, tailor 28 June 166 [ 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Jean Dicksone 6 June 1622 

„ Bessie ; Francis Craw, wright 14 Nov. 1672 

„ Christian ; William Thomson, feltmaker 26 June 1668 

„ John ; Rachel Murdoch 30 Nov. 1686 

,, Margaret ; James Hammiltoun, mason 28 Apr. 1659 

,, ^Margaret ; James Waderstaines, tanner 17 Dec. 1674 

„ Margaret ; George Maither, skinner 16 Dec. 1675 

„ Margaret ; Mr. William Hog, writer in Chancery 25 Aug. 1677 

„ Margaret ; James Pringle 28 July 1686 

„ Robert, wright ; Mary Chrystie 15 Apr. 1675 

Pittendreich (Pettindreich), Anna ; William M'Clean, writer 29 June 1683 

„ John, tailor ; Susanna Wharrie 19 June 1655 



1595-1700.] Edinbti7'gh Marriage Register. 547 



Plain (Plaine), Elspeth ; John Dun, seaman 27 Oct. 

„ John, hatniaker ; Isobel Turneble 23 Apr. 

,, William, stabler ; Catharine Savage 4 May 

Plant, Stephen, Frenchman ; Estienette Beauqueine 15 July 

„ Stephen, dancing master ; Sybilla Gourlay 21 Jan. 

Plenderleith (Plenderleyth, Plenderlith) of Blyth, David ; Marie 

Geddes, sister-german to James G. of Kirkurd, was 

lawfully married upon the 3d day of Aprill, 1691 29 Oct. 
„ of Blyth, David ; Marie Geddis, sister-german of James 

G. of Kirkord ^ Apr. 
„ of Blyth, David ; Janet Murray, d. of deceased Walter 

M. of Halmyre 8 Mar. 1696, m. 21 Mar. 

„ David, merchant ; Margaret Hog 9 Dec. 

„ David, writer ; Marion Levingtoun i Apr. 

„ Edward, cooper ; Bessie Lethem 26 June 

„ Helen ; William Lytle 1 1 Jan. 

„ James, cooper ; Margaret Richardson 9 July 

„ James, cooper ; Isobel Aitkin 16 Dec. 

„ James, merchant ; Margaret Main 18 Jan. 

„ James, tailor ; Barbara Moore 6 May 

„ James, tailor ; Janet Ritchie, d. of deceased Andrew R., 
farmer in Drumquhan in Perthshire 

9 June 1700, m. 27 June 

„ Marion ; Patrick Johnestoun, tailor 21 July 

„ Robert, husbandman ; Jean Greg 22 May 

,, Robert ; Christian Willson 7 June 

Plumber, Isobel ; George Weir, tailor 18 Aug. 

Plunket, Christopher, indweller ; Barbara Lethem 31 May 

Poecok. See Peacock. 

Pollert, John, wright ; Jean M'Gill 13 Sept. 

„ John, wright ; Agnes Mure ig May 

„ Katharine ; William Symountoun, saddler 6 Sept. 

„ Margaret ; John Stuart 30 May 

Pollock (Pollick, Pollike, PoUok, Poock, Pook, Poog, Pooge), 

Agnes ; Robert Steill, baker 2 Dec. 

„ Agnes ; John Edie, slater 9 Feb. 

„ Agnes ; Alexander Dallass, cordiner 7 Aug. 

,, Agnes ; David Drummond 5 May 

,, Alexander, indweller in Potterrow ; Janet Todd 5 Jan. 

„ Allan, merchant ; Margaret Pollok i Mar. 

„ Anna ; John Seaton of St. Germans 8 July 

„ Arthur, tailor ; Janet Knightsone 22 Oct. 

,, Beatrix ; George Watsone, messenger 3 Nov. 

„ Bessie ; James Pollock, baker 15 July 

,, Bessie ; Thomas Sibbald, carter 22 June 

„ Catharine ; John Duncane, flesher 19 Jan. 

„ Catharine; Robert Pollok, baker 14 Dec. 

„ Catharine ; John Duncan, flesher 22 Apr. 

„ Catharine ; William Henrysone 23 Nov. 

., Catharine ; Alexander Orme, cordiner 28 June 

„ Catharine ; William M'Kie, indweller 10 Sept. 

„ Christian ; William Wat 15 July 

„ David, tailor ; Margaret Henrysone 8 June 

„ Elspeth ; William Goddie, tailor 26 June 

,, Elspeth ; Harbert Dunn, writer 7 June 

,, Elspeth ; Archibald Dun 7 Mar. 

„ Elspeth ; James Strachan, baker 4 Apr. 

„ Hew, wright ; Isobel Harper, widow of Mr. Walter Stains 

16 Apr. 

„ Isobel ; John Alexander, cordiner 8 Jan. 

„ Isobel ; Patrick Nymmo, tailor 13 Dec. 



630 
609 

677 
679 



691 

692 

696 
652 
668 
691 

633 
669 
692 
672 
652 



700 
614 
623 
681 
636 
661 

598 
608 
598 
599 

613 
679 
684 
700 

693 
642 
686 
638 
629 
612 
67 r 

6.5 
620 
624 
648 
677 
686 
686 

643 
606 
614 
622 
672 

692 
618 
621 



548 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700, 



Pollock (Pollick, Pollike, Pollok, Poock, Pook, Poog, Pooge), 

Isobel ; James Vernour, skinner 3 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; William Warrok, skinner 31 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; William Cleland, tailor 6 Feb. 

,, Isobel ; James Cleland, tailor 25 Apr. 

„ Isobel ; John Boyde 29 Dec. 

,, Mr. James, writer ; Agnes Inglis 9 Aug. 

„ James, baker; Bessie Pollock 15 July 

„ James, baker ; Bessie Scotte 21 Nov. 

„ James, cordiner ; Agnes Davidsoune 19 May 

„ James, cordiner ; Agnes Wat 19 Feb. 

„ James, cordiner ; Janet Loudoun 20 June 

„ James, cordiner ; Catharine Glassfuird 8 July 

,, James, merchant ; Margaret Glen 17 Mar. 

„ James, skinner, burgess ; Jean Tennant, d. of Thomas 

T., stabler, burgess i Dec. 1700, m. 19 Dec. 

„ James, tailor ; Jean Traquare 

„ Janet ; Thomas Crystesone, tailor 

„ Janet ; Duncan Campbell, shoemaker 

,, Janet ; John Heads, cordiner 

„ Jean ; Mr. Patrick Andersoune 

„ Jean ; Mr. Robert Balcancjuall 

,, Jean ; David Barclay, merchant 

„ Jean ; Peter Symson, slater 

,, Jean ; Jeremiah Robertson 

„ John, baker ; Janet Reid 

,, John, baker ; Barbara Hewet 

„ John, baker ; Isobel Miller 

„ John, cooper ; Bessie Lyndsay 

„ John, cordiner ; Margaret Howisone 

„ John, cordiner ; Marion Rutherfoord 

,, John, drunur.er ; Barbara Murame 

„ John, glover ; Mary Scot 

„ John, skinner ; Jean Chrystie 

„ John, skinner ; Isobel Barclay 

,, John, Wright ; Marion Weir 

„ John ; Isobel Williamson 

„ John ; Helen Neilson 

„ Margaret ; James Mowet, writer 

,, Margaret ; Allan Pollok, merchant 

„ Margaret ; John Greirson, wright 

,, Margaret ; John Mitchell, younger, merchant 

,, Margaret ; Edward Cuninghame, surgeon 

„ Marion ; Archibald Bauld, messenger 

,, Marion ; David Nicolsone, merchant 

„ Marion ; Robert Moore, merchant 

,, Peter, wheelwright ; Isobel Smeall 

„ Rebecca ; John Hunter, locksmith 

„ Richard, baker ; Margaret Sincler 

„ Robert, baker ; Isobel Huntter 

„ Robert, baker ; Catharine Pollok 

,, Robert, baker ; Mary Legat, by warrant of B. Edin. 

Mr. John Robertson 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Elspeth Waugh 

„ Robert, flesher ; Marion Stainhouse 

„ Robert, gardener ; Anna Bowman 

„ Robert, gardener ; Elizabeth Broun 

„ Robert, shoemaker ; Helen Frank 

„ Robert, weaver ; his widow. See Helen Fyfe. 

„ Thomas, carter ; Margaret Thomas 

„ William, baker ; Margaret Baillie 



20 Nov. 


13 Aug. 


12 Jan. 


24 Sept. 


22 Jan. 


16 Feb. 


22 Sept. 


II Jan. 


22 July 


16 June 


19 June 


20 Oct. 


25 June 


6 Nov. 


10 Mar. 


4 July 


27 July 


21 Dec. 


8 Nov. 


24 Nov. 


13 Nov. 


25 Feb. 


29 Oct. 


1 Mar. 


8Aug. 


4 July 


15 Aug. 


8 Sept. 


I Aug. 


25 Feb. 


16 Oct. 


6 June 


8 July 


14 July 


14 Dec. 


to 


30 Apr. 


II Oct. 


25 Jan. 


18 June 


18 Dec. 


5 May 


18 Nov. 


20 July 



1S95-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 549 

Pollock (Pollick, Pollike, Pollok, Poock, Pook, Poog, Pooge), 

William, deacon of the skinners ; Margaret Lockart, 
was married on the Lords night befor, after sermons by 
Mr. John IVIacqueen, in the Colledge Kirk, they were 
proclaimed 2 Dec. 1684 

William, drummer; Dorothea Greene 18 Mar. 1647 

William, furrier ; Margaret Strang 20 July 1669 

William, skinner ; Barbara Peirie 8 July 1664 

William, tailor ; Helen Courtie 4 June 1657 

William, weaver ; Janet Cramond 10 Dec. 1634 

Poison (Pollson), Charles, cordiner ; Agnes Young, married by 

Mr. John Fercphar 2 Aug. 1683 

„ William, tailor ; Helen Anderson 28 Nov. 1678 

Polwarth (Polwart), Lord Patrick ; Madam Elizabeth Home, 
m. 2d December 1697, by Mr. George Meldrum, wit- 
nesses, Patrick, Earl of Marchmont, Chancellor, his 
father. Sir Alexander Home, advocate, Mr. Andrew 
Home, advocate, sons of the Chancellor, Sir James 
Hall of Dunglas, baronet. Sir Patrick Home of Lums- 
den, solicitor, George Home of Kimmergem, Patrick 
Home of Reston 
,, Bessie ; Adam liennet, tailor 9 Dec. 1658 

,-, Catharine ; John Menzies, lieutenant of horse 24 Dec. 1646 

„ Elspeth ; John Sellers, baker 13 July 1641 

,, Elspeth ; William Young, tailor 16 July 1641 

,, Margaret ; Robert Bruce, gentleman 2 Dec. 161 1 

„ Margaret ; Robert Law, wright 24 Aug. 1631 

„ Margaret ; John Mar, brewer 23 Oct. 165 1 

Pomphrey (Pomfray). See Pumphrey. 

Pont, James, merchant ; Janet Lowsone 30 Nov. 1626 

„ Margaret ; George Dickson 23 Dec. 1685 

Poog. See Pollok. 
Pook. See Pollok. 

Poole (Pool, Pooll, Poull), Catharine ; David Lytle, merchant i June 1647 

,, Elspet ; Robert Dunlope, merchant 30 Jan. 1612 

„ Emilia ; George Beetch, perfumer i Nov. 1666 

,, Janet ; Edward Hill, merchant 17 July 1673 

„ Janet ; John Manson, cook 18 Dec. 1685 

,, Janet ; Thomas Davidson 15 July 1692 

„ John, perfumer ; Jean Horner 17 Oct. 1679 

,, Margaret ; Peter Wat, merchant 18 Apr. 1616 

,, Mary; George Leslie, merchant 13 June 1650 

Popiltries, John, tailor; Margaret Thomson 7 July 1670 

Porringer, Nicolas ; James Nauchley 27 July 1688 

Porteous (Porteus), Adam, weaver; Janet Traill 18 Nov. 1681 

Agnes ; John Gray, officer 7 Dec. 1597 

Agnes ; Andrew French, baker 5 Aug. 1658 

Agnes ; Patrick Borthuik, goldsmith 22 Feb. 1659 

Agnes ; Robert Wallace, baker 16 July 1669 

Alexander, messenger; Margaret Durkie 23 June 1635 

Alison ; Patrick Sincler, stabler 14 July 1642 

Andrew, tailor ; Alison Tod 2 Jan. 1606 

Andrew, weaver ; Marion Lasoun 2 Apr. 1672 

Andrew ; Agnes Sympson 20 June 1673 

Beatrix ; Master William Stuard, niacer [mager] 3 Dec. 1607 

Bessie ; Michael Libbertoun, meilmaker test. 16 Aug. 1610 

Bessie ; James Haistie, merchant t. 25 June 161 2 

Bessie ; Patrick Wilkie 3 Feb. 1646 

Catharine ; Bernard Lyndsay, stabler 21 Mar. 1622 

Catharine ; Robert Gibsone, hoi^sboy 25 Nov. 1624 

Catharine ; Patrick Meldrum, weaver 17 Nov. 1625 



550 Edinbiu'gh Mari'iage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Porteous (Porteus), Christian ; Thomas Crichtoun, merchant 3 Dec. 

,, Christian ; Matthew Patoun, skinner 19 June 

,, Christian ; John Gibson, writer 8 Sept. 

,, David, merchant ; Agnes Ramsay 12 Nov. 

„ David, merchant ; Elspet Martine 1 1 July 

,, David, meixhant ; Janet Alane 14 Oct. 

,, David ; Margaret Johnnestoun 30 July 

,, Elizabeth ; Robert Scharp, in Dunfermline 3 Feb. 

,, Elizabeth ; Andrew Allan 25 June 

,, Elspeth ; Robert Aikman, merchant 26 Oct. 

,, Eupham ; Thomas Littiljohnne, baker 15 Jan. 

,, George, painter ; Grizel Couper 17 June 

„ George, painter ; Anna Paterson 19 Apr. 

„ George, writer ; Isobel Anderson 29 Oct. 

„ Gilbert, cordiner ; Margaret Balcanquall 9 Sept. 

„ Helen ; Thomas Barroun, tailor 30 Sept. 

,, Isoljel ; George Alesoune, mason 24 Sept. 

,, Isobel ; John Glasgow, whipman 30 June 

,, Isobel ; Alexander Elphingstoun, merchant 26 Feb. 

,, Isobel ; George Sandry, indweller 12 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; David Alane, skinner 3 Jan. 

„ Isobel ; Daniel Gair i Dec. 

,, James, baker ; Helen Balcanquall 28 Nov. 

„ James, glover ; Giles Stevin 4 Dec. 

,, James, maltman ; Margaret Yoole ' 18 Nov. 

„ James, maltman ; Janet Moore 5 July 

,, James, merchant; Marion Patersone 11 June 

,, James, tailor ; Margaret Reid 16 July 

„ James, wright ; Agnes Williamson, married by Mr. John 

Robertson 4 Apr. 

„ James, writer ; Margaret Hering 22 Sept. 

,, James ; Elizabeth Wicketshaw 27 June 

,, James ; Janet Stewart, by warrant to Dr. William Annand, Dec 

12 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Duncane, locksmith 16 Dec. 

„ Janet ; George Carno 24 Nov. 

,, Janet ; Alexander Mowat, weaver 22 Nov. 

„ Janet ; John Makmirrie, traveller 9 May 

„ Janet ; Thomas Dowglas, hatmaker 30 Apr. 

,, Janet ; William Borthuik, husbandman 9 June 

„ Janet ; Richard Bennet, hatmaker 20 Nov. 

,, Janet; William Trotter, tailor 31 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Alexander Waterstoun, husbandman 27 Aug. 

,, Janet ; Hew Nicksone, mason 21 Jan. 

„ Janet ; James Grege, tailor ' 27 Nov. 

„ Janet ; James Hervie, pewderer 15 Apr. 

„ Janet ; John Gray, coachman 20 Jan. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Peacock, stabler 14 Nov. 

,, Janet ; James Swann, blacksmith 18 Dec. 

„ Janet ; John Easson, tailor 23 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Mr. W'illiam Greinlaw 28 Jan. 

„ Janet ; John Gordon, indweller 22 Nov. 

„ Janet ; James Kid, cook i June 

„ Jean ; George Seatoun, baker 27 Feb. 

,, Jean ; George Dewart, baker 3 Sept. 

„ John, baker ; Jean Young 10 June 

,, John, cordmer ; Helen Symsone 7 Jan. 

„ John, hatmaker ; Elspeth Dalyell 20 Sept. 

„ John, indweller ; Giles Vaitch, married upon the i8th 

day, instant moneth, 1675 28 Jan. 

„ John, maltman ; Agnes Grahame 29 Sept. 



1595- 1 700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 551 

Porteous (Porteus), John, schoolmaster ; Elspeth Nteper 22 Dec. 1653 
„ John, servitor to Sir Robert Baird ; Margaret Ruther- 

foord, at the West kirk 23 June 1687 

„ John, son of Michael P., in Fulton in Tindall parish ; 
Catharine Heriot, d. of deceased Archibald H., mer- 
chant, burgess of Edinburgh 29 Oct. 1699, m. 16 Nov. 1699 
,, John, stabler, indweller; Elizabeth Blaikie, d. of deceased 

Thomas B., farmer in Glenholni 25 Oct. 1696, m. 27 Nov. 1696 
„ John, tailor ; Christian Ros 23 Feb. 1609 

„ John, tailor ; Christian Learmonth ig Aug. 1647 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Smyth 4 July 1684 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Mason, widow of William Cairns, 

mariner, N. K. 19 Apr. 1696, m. 19 May 1696 

„ John, at Calder ; Anna Achenlek 8 July 1690 

„ John, in the West Kirk ; Bessie Ker 29 May 165 [ 

„ John, vulgar schoolmaster ; Barbara Tod 18 Dec. 165 1 

,, Leonard, merchant ; Katharine Thorbrand 9 Feb. 1602 

,, Lilias ; John Wilsoune, tailor 27 Nov. 1623 

,, Lilias ; John Thomesone, merchant 4 July 1626 

,, Lilias ; John Broun, merchant 17 Nov. 1654 

„ Margaret ; John Grahame, skinner 11 Nov. 1606 

„ Margaret ; Harie Foster, tailor 23 Apr. 161 2 

,, Margaret ; James Wight, cordiner 27 Jan. 1625 

„ Margaret ; David Park 8 Dec. 1629 

,, Margaret ; James Daviesone, mason 10 Aug. 1643 

„ Margaret ; William Heatlie, servitor to Lord Yester 15 Apr. 1652 

,, Margaret ; Thomas Kedie, cordiner 12 Oct. 1666 

„ Margaret ; William Ferrie, tailor 15 July 1670 

„ Margaret ; William May 13 June 1690 

„ Margaret ; John Sanderson 19 May 1700 

„ Marion ; Alexander Vawse, merchant 3 Jan. 1598 

„ Marion ; Henry Ray, tailor 17 Oct. 161 1 

„ Marion ; James Layng, husbandman 22 Mar. 1653 

„ Marion ; Thomas Laurie, merchant 27 Apr. 1671 

,, Marion ; William Scott 24 Dec. 1680 

,, Mary ; Colonel James Brymer 28 Oct. 1677 

,, Matthew, litster ; Christian Spens 9 July 1674 

,, Patrick, cook ; Helen Studeman 19 June 1604 

„ Patrick, cook ; Janet Scrimgeour 29 Sept. 1607 

,, Robert, embroiderer ; Isobel Alane i 5 Oct. 1639 

,, Robert, merchant ; Bessie Creigh 25 Oct. 1636 

„ Robert, merchant ; Barbara Patersone 9 Dec. 1642 

,, Robert, merchant ; Catharine Miller 15 July 1653 

,, Robert ; Margaret Ketchen, married by Mr. John Ferquhar 

14 June 1683 
,, Sara ; Robert Softley, tailor 19 Jan. 1637 

,, Thomas, bookbinder ; Catharine Gordon 30 Nov. 1609 

„ Thomas, merchant ; ALarion W'ilsone 25 Apr. 1633 

„ Thomas, servant to the Laird of Mortoun ; Janet Wairdrob 

14 Oct. 1658 
„ Thomas, skinner ; Margaret Maxwell 29 June 1666 

,, Thomas, smith ; Bessie Matthie 25 June 1618 

„ Thomas, smith ; Helen Jamesone 18 Dec. 1623 

„ Thomas, stabler, burgess ; Rebecca Edmonstoun, d. of 
deceased John E., in Currie 

(test, from Colinton) 28 Aug. 1698, m. 7 Oct. 1698 
,, Thomas, tailor ; ALary Neilson 2 July 1663 

„ Thomas, weaver ; Christian Achison i July 1675 

,, Thomas, woolfiner ; Elspeth Mair 4 Nov. 1658 

,, Thomas ; Anna Guthrie vide 15 July 1680 

„ Thomas ; Janet Cunningham 19 Apr. 1688 



552 Edinbu7'gh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Porteous (Porteus), William, cordiner, indweller ; Giles 
Crightoun, d. of James C, smith in Fisherrow 

17 July 1698, m. II Aug. 1698 

„ William, flesher ; Janet Huntter 5 Dec. 1609 

,, William, indweller ; Agnes Irwing 5 Sept. 167 1 

„ William, mason ; Elspeth Nasmyth 7 July 1642 

„ William, tailor ; Helen Hunter 23 Apr. 1634 

„ William, workman ; Agnes Broun 6 June 1638 

,, William, workman ; Elizabeth Nicoll 12 Nov. 1674 

,, William ; Janet Wilsoun 9 Oct. 1634 

Porter, Andrew, tailor; Agnes Ethingtoun 13 July 1609 

,, Andrew, tailor ; Janet Smyth 7 Mar. 1622 

„ Helen; George Rame, baker I Dec. 1614 

„ William, merchant ; Janet Park 27 Jan. 1625 

,, William, tailor; Janet Conchie 13 May 1647 

Porterfield (Porterfeild), Alexander, cordiner ; Janet Gordon i July 1675 

„ Catharine ; John Maxwell, soldier 2 Nov. 1641 

,, Catharine ; Alexander Nisbet 16 Nov. 1665 

„ Isobel ; Peter Bishop 23 July 1699 

,, Janet ; Robert Cairnecorse 23 June 1596 

„ John, merchant ; Bessie Dick 18 Aug. 1602 

„ John, merchant ; Elspeth Cant 10 June 1606 

„ John ; Mary Johnstoun 10 Feb. 1648 

„ Lilias ; Patrick Somervaill, merchant 11 Sept. 161 1 
„ Mr. Walter; Catharine Cant in Duddingston 17 July 1645 

„ William, cook ; Elspeth Bell 28 July 1614 

,, William, cook ; Janet Lambe 19 May 1625 
Sec also Poterfield. 

Postlay, James ; Elizabeth Miller, by warrant of B. Edin., to 

Dr. William Annand 29 July 1686 

Poterfield, Lilias ; James Somervell, merchant 19 Feb. 1597 

,, Lylias ; John Lands, tailor 7 July 1642 

,, Barbara ; James Coltheart 17 Sept. 1683 
See also Porterfield. 

Pott (Pot, Potte), George ; Christian Thomson, married by 

Mr. Alexander Ramsay 8 Jan. 1682 

„ Isobel ; Robert Gilgour 24 June 1645 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Watsone, cordiner 19 Aug. 1647 

Potter, Bessie ; Alexander Cairnes, mariner 6 Jan. 1642 

„ Bessie ; John Cunynghame, tailor 30 Nov. 1655 

„ Bessie ; John Steven, workman 15 Jan. 1667 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Edgar, writer 5 Jan. 1679 

,, David, wright ; Agnes Mylne 18 Nov. 1606 

„ Elizabeth ; Hector Aitoun, printer 26 June 1683 

,, Isobel ; Adam Morisone, mariner 16 Apr. 1628 

,, Isobel ; Alexander Duncan, fishhook-maker 5 Dec. 1648 

„ James, baker ; Jean Russell 26 Apr. 1694 

,, James, workman ; Marion Robertsone 19 Nov. 1635 

,, James, wright ; Catharine Wauchop 19 Aug. 1606 

„ James, wright ; Margaret Fyfe 14 Feb. 1684 

„ Margaret ; David Heart, mariner 8 Sept. 1641 

„ Margaret; James Goran 15 Nov. 1667 

„ Margaret ; Walter Lennox, indweller 4 Aug. 1672 

,, Margaret; Andrew Johnstoun, stabler 15 June 1677 

„ Marion ; Andrew Hay 22 Feb. 1689 

„ Peter, wright ; Margaret Mercer 23 Nov. 1652 

,, Peter, wright ; Margaret Miller 29 Apr. 1656 

„ Richard, English sergeant ; Helen Carmichael i Sept. 1657 

„ William ; Eupham Robertson 30 Sept. 1684 

Pottie, Alexander, baker; Isobel Caddonhead 18 June 1669 

„ Mause ; Patrick Penman, cordiner 12 Feb. 1669 



1 595- '700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 553 

Pottinger, Christian ; Gideon Muir, tailor 3 Jan. 1679 

Pow, Barbara ; Mr. James Kniblo 19 July 1681 

Elspeth ; John Toshok, baker 23 Nov. 1648 

Elspeth ; Edward Salter, mariner 28 Oct. 1681 

John, merchant ; Margaret Murdo 8 Nov. 1649 

Margaret ; John Chieslie of Carswell 7 Mar. 1697 

Robert ; Catharine Russell, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean 12 June 1683 

Power (Pouer), Gilbert, merchant ; Janet Henrysone 28 July 1653 

„ John, son of the deceased Gilbert P., merchant ; Agnes 
Deans, married by Mr. John Robertson, upon the 30 
day, instant moneth 31 Jan. 1679 

Powes (Powse), Isobel ; Robert Laurie, tailor 18 June 1641 

,, Janet ; Robert Gemmil, lorimer 21 Nov. 1634 

„ Magdalen ; Francis Daviesone, tailor 13 July 1647 

„ Margaret ; John Grahame, tailor 31 May 1608 

„ Robert, tailor; Janet Hudesone 29 Dec. 1608 

Powrie (Pourie), Andrew, druggist ; his widow. See Elizabeth Smith. 
„ Isobel ; John Arnot, tailor 6 July 1609 

„ Janet ; William Penman, indweller 23 Oct. 1674 

Pratt (Prat), Christian ; John Meldrome, tailor 8 June 1597 

„ James, locksmith ; Nicolas Wood 6 July 1671 

„ James, workman ; Marjory Thomson 21 Jan. 1700, m. 8 Feb. 1700 
,, John, mason ; Isobel Schaw i June 1660 

„ William, indweller ; Margaret Galloway 28 June 1694 

Prentice (Prentize, Printeis), Alexander, cordiner in W. K. 
parish ; Anna Wallace, d. of deceased James W., 
cordiner in W. K. parish pro. 2 Apr. 1699 

„ James, workman ; Janet Cock 29 Aug. 1644 

„ Jean ; Alexander Cairnes, smith 19 June 1651 

„ John, perfumer ; Bessie Courtie 13 July 1675 

„ John, smith ; Janet Con 5 June 1606 

„ Robert, mason ; Elspeth Gibson vide 28 Nov. 1673 

Prentoch, James in Canongate ; Christian Tirie 29 Jan. 1675 

Prescot, Mary ; William Godwin, silk weaver 4 May 1686 

Pressburdie, Samuel, combmaker ; Janet Ferriar 25 Aug. 1665 

Preston (Prestoune) of Kirkfield, James ; Grizel Fletcher, d. of 
deceased Sir John F., H.M. advocate 

17 Mar. 1700, m. 9 Apr. 1700 
„ David ; Bessie Diksoune 26 Sept. 1609 

„ Catharine ; John Ray, merchant 12 Dec. 161 1 

„ Catharine ; James Cochren, merchant 30 Sept. 1629 

„ Dame Elizabeth ; Colonel John Follertoun 25 Feb. 1645 

„ Elizabeth ; Robert Adair, merchant 31 Aug. 1667 

,, Janet ; William Fergusoune, bonnetmaker 2 July 1607 

„ Janet ; Andrew Barnes, bonnetmaker 4 May 1609 

„ Margaret ; Archibald Gleghorne, cordiner 27 Dec. 1 598 

„ Margaret ; Patrick Eleis, younger 18 May 1613 

„ Mary ; Robert Prestoun, merchant in Glasgow 12 Mar. 1675 

,, Robert, mason; Janet Grahame i July 1624 

„ Robert ; merchant in Glasgow ; Mary Prestoun, married 
in the W. Kirk, by Mr. John M'Math, upon the 
twentie sixth day of this instant moneth, necessitie 
occasioned the delay 12 Mar. 1675 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Sarah Gairdner 15 Feb. 1666 

„ Thomas ; Margaret Sydserf 12 Apr. 1690 

Pricken, Margaret ; John Makgachen, wright 15 July 1641 

Primrose (Primeroise, Primros, Prymroise) of Dunipace, 
George ; Mrs. Janet Cunningham, eldest lawful dau. 
of the deceased Sir John C. of Caprinton, advocate 3 Apr. 1691 
„ Agnes ; Alexander Menteith, merchant 19 June 1638 



554 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-11700. 



Primrose (Primeroise, Primros, Prymroise), Alison 
Heriot, jeweller to the King's Majesty 

Archibald, merchant ; Christian Gillaspie 

Archibald, writer ; Katherine Andro 

Bessie ; George Mackmoran, merchant 

Catharine ; Mr. David Heriot, younger 

Mr. David, advocate ; Marion Purdie 

Mr. David, advocate ; Christian Ros 

Mr. Gilbert ; Janet Fowlis 

Mr. Grizel ; Lord Francis Semple 

Helen ; Henry Broun, merchant 

Hew, glover ; Jean Limpetlaw 

Janet ; John Milne, master mason 

Jean ; James Chrystie, writer 

John ; Eupham Hencilwood, by Mr. John F'erquard 

Magdalene ; George Robertsone 

Mrs. Margaret ; George Home 

Margaret ; Matthew Crisp, carpenter 

Margaret ; William Chisholme, flesher 

Margaret ; Sir John Foulis, fiar of Ravilstoun 

Margaret ; James Brotherstains, flesher 

Margaret ; Robert Clerk, glover 

Marion ; Alexander Clerk, merchant 

Patrick, merchant ; Susanna Kello 

Rachel ; David Howiesone, merchant 

Sara ; Robert Malcolme, skinner 

Sara ; Harry Howstoun, litster 
Prince, Magnus, merchant ; Isobel Gourley 

Pringle (Pringill) of Craigend, John ; Eupham Carmichaell 22 Mar 
„ of Symonton, Robert ; Anna Rutherfoord, m. at Gingle- 



George 

24 Aug. 1609 

23 June 1608 
II Oct. 1598 
17 July 1623 

29 Nov. 1655 
5 June 1608 

15 Apr. 165 1 

21 June 1 62 1 

30 Apr. 1 68 1 
8 Sept. 1608 

26 June 1644 
II Feb. 1647 
26 Oct. 1648 
26 Apr. 1686 

28 Mar. 1644 
26 Mar. 1691 

8 Jan. 1656 

5 July 1660 

5 Sept. 1661 

24 Mar. 1664 
30 July 1668 

22 Mar. 1597 
15 Aug. 1604 
20 July 1654 
14 July 1625 

29 Sept. 1626 
1 1 Apr. 1672 



kirk, by Mr. John Langlands i Dec. 1687 

Agnes ; John George, merchant ■ i P"eb. 1626 

Agnes ; James Thomsone, merchant 6 Feb. 1627 

Agnes ; Alexander Dowglas, writer 30 June 1629 

Agnes; Robert Watsone, cordiner 16 June 1631 

Agnes ; John Walker, cobbler 19 June 1632 

Agnes; Harry Dick, weaver 17 Dec. 1639 

Agnes ; Robert Logane 10 Feb. 1642 

Agnes ; Robert Distoun, stabler 12 Dec. 1643 

Agnes ; James Rae, master porter to the King 20 Oct 1653 

Agnes ; David Drover, weaver 20 Oct. 1665 

Agnes ; Thomas Campbell, tailor 22 Dec. 1665 

Agnes ; Thomas Laurie, tailor 30 Aug. 1678 

Agnes ; John Hislope, wright 20 Jan. 1681 

Agnes ; John Borthick 5 Sept. 1684 

Alexander, cordiner ; Marion Lasoun 13 Aug. 1612 

Alexander, flesher ; Agnes Mein ' i July 1647 

Alexander ; Janet Walker 16 Dec. 1687 

Minister Andrew ; Janet Scotte 29 Dec. 1648 

Andrew, litster ; Marjory Chalmers 8 July 1634 

Andrew, merchant ; Margaret Smart 26 Nov. 1644 

Andrew, tailor ; Margaret Wilsone 24 May 1621 

Andrew, tailor ; Sarah Henderson 24 July 1674 

Andrew, tailor; Eupham Smith 11 Dec. 1690 

A^ndrew, wright ; Alison Gradin 27 May 1619 

Anna ; John Broun, writer 5 June 1677 

Bessie ; John Mule, tailor 24 Mar. 1602 

Bessie ; John Straetoun, merchant 12 Oct. 1648 

Bethia ; James Deans 22 May 1698 

Christian ; Adam Thomson, cook 21 Jan. 1681 

David, chirurgeon ; Alison Merstoun 29 Apr. 1606 



1 595-1700] Edinburgh Marriage Register 



555 



Pringle (Pringill), Uavid, surgeon ; Janet Cochran 17 Jan. 

„ David, surgeon-apothecary ; Alarion Maxwell, married 

by Mr. Archibald Turner 20 Apr. 

„ David, younger, chirurgian ; Janet Heriot 25 Aug. 

,, David ; Mary Waitche 30 June 

,, Elizabeth ; Joseph Hawell, flesher 16 Oct. 

,, Elizabeth ; Colin Campbell i Apr. 

,, Elspeth ; Adam Andersone, flesher 25 Feb. 

„ Eupham ; Thomas Henderson, cordiner 29 Apr. 

,, George, baker ; Jean Haddin, d. of deceased Charles H., 

baker in Pencaitland 15 May 1698, m. 7 June 

„ George, candlemaker ; Margaret Bell 24 June 

,, Cjeorge, flesher ; Janet Duncan 16 June 
George, litster ; Jane Borthick, by warrant of B. Edin. 

16 Nov. 

,, George, in Kelso ; Anna Levingstoun 10 Feb. 

,, George ; Teneta Wood, by warrant to Dr. Annand 29 Oct. 

,, Helen ; George Holmes i Nov. 

,, Hew, tailor ; Agnes Purves 23 Apr. 

,, Isobel ; Robert Ker 21 July 

„ Isobel ; Bernard Finlaysone, gardener 15 June 

„ James, litster ; Eupham Kincaid 29 July 

,, James, merchant ; Agnes Armstrang 31 Aug. 

„ James, tailor ; Sybilla Bell 3 Sept. 

„ James, tailor ; Janet Newtoun 6 May 

„ James ; Margaret Pitillo, by warrant of B. Edin. to Dr. 

Annand 28 July 

,, Janet ; Gilbert Rutherford 30 June 

„ Janet ; William Whyte, merchant 21 Feb. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Murray, locksmith 9 Aug. 

„ Janet ; Mr. James Gellie, writer 14 Mar. 

„ Janet ; George Paterson, cordiner 3 June 

,, Janet ; Mr. John Lawson 15 Apr. 

,, Janet ; George Mitchell, indweller 23 June 

,, Jean ; John Gibsoune, writer 5 June 

„ Jean ; Robert Meaklejohnne, skinner 11 July 

,, Jean ; Alexander Foster, merchant 12 Dec. 

„ Jean ; David Patersone, merchant 11 Dec. 

,, Jean ; David Farmour, writer 10 Nov. 

,, Mrs Jean ; John Buchanan of that Ilk 13 July 

,, Mr. John ; Janet Byres 5 June 

,, John, horseboy ; Janet Pursell 2 Sept. 

„ John, litster ; Beatrix Dalgleish 14 Aug. 

„ John, merchant ; Elspeth Makbeath 22 June 

,, John, merchant ; Janet Leslie 3 Sept. 

„ John, post ; Agnes Wylie 26 May 

,, John, wright ; Alison Cokburne 14 Dec. 

„ John, wright ; Janet Whigholme 2 June 

„ John ; Marion Ramsay, by warrant of B. Edin., to Mr. 

John Hamilton 4 Apr. 

„ Malcolm ; Beatrix Hay 23 Apr. 

„ Margaret ; John Achinwall, post 6 Dec. 

,, Margaret ; David Gordoun, tailor 26 June 

,, Margaret ; John Henrysone 3 Jan. 

„ Margaret; Laurence Aberneathie, writer 15 Apr. 

,, Margaret; Richard Wilsoun, brewer 15 May 

,, Margaret ; John Halyburtoun of Moorehouselaw 24 Nov. 

„ Margaret ; Robert Nisbet, cordiner 29 Dec. 

„ Margaret ; Charles Hamilton, writer 2 July 

,, Margaret; William Hepburn, merchant 17 July 

„ Margaret ; Alexander Monteith, merchant 23 Jan. 



1665 

677 
629 
596 
657 
677 
640 
683 



619 



659 
685 
683 
607 

599 
624 

634 
677 
612 
652 



596 
650 
667 
678 
680 
681 

693 
608 
622 
632 
656 
664 
677 

633 
630 

679 
643 
644 
646 
627 
642 



595 
625 
628 

639 
642 
651 
653 
654 
674 
679 
682 



556 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1706. 

Pringle (Pringill), Marion ; John Stiachan, carter i8 Dec. 1673 

„ Rachel; John Jamison of Balmuir 11 Oct. 1696 

„ Rebecca ; Reuben M'Rabbin 31 July 1691 

„ Robert, flesher ; Agnes Davidson 21 July 1671 

„ Robert, tailor; Isobel Rutherfuird 17 July 1677 

„ Robert ; Bessie Inch 20 Mar. 1684 

„ Susanna; Homer M'Gachan, writer 15 Aug. 1679 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Catharine Waker 24 Dec. 1657 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Margaret Laurie 8 June 1649 

„ Thomas, W.S. ; Rebecca Hay, d. of deceased Mr. Thomas 

H., one of the clerks of Council and Session pro. 2 June 1700 
,, Violet ; Mr. James Scotte, writer 18 Aug. 1630 

,, Mr. Walter, advocate ; Rachel Deans 23 Mar. 1669 

,, Mr. Walter, advocate ; Jean Deans, by Mr. Robert 

Scott upon 21 or 22 21 Sept. 1681 

„ Mr. Walter, advocate, son of the deceased Sir Robert P. 
of Stitchell, baronet ; Mrs. Helen Aitoun, d. of Sir 
John A. of that Ilk 8 May 1898, m. 2 June 1698 

„ William, glover; Elizabeth Symsoun 13 June 1656 

,, William, merchant ; Elizabeth Gray, d. of deceased 

Walter G., merchant 27 Nov. 1698, m. 16 Dec. 1698 

, William, stabler ; Margaret Robertson 6 Jan. 1670 

,, William, wright in Duddingston parish ; Margaret Hog, 
d. of deceased James H., currier in Fisherrow 

in Duddingston, 12 May 1700, m. 21 June 1700 
,, William, in Middletoun ; Mary Bannatyne 16 June 1659 

,, William ; Margaret Andersoune 24 June 1607 

„ William ; Janet Frazer, married 25th April 1689 14 Apr. 1689 

Profit, John, son of the deceased John P., indweller ; Jean 
Sympson, d. of deceased Alexander S., litster, burgess 

18 July 1697, m. 19 Aug. 1697 

Prok, Janet; William Inneis 10 Jan. 1598 

Provance, Janet ; Robert Crightoun, weaver 7 July 1693 

,, Margaret ; Thomas Wight, baker 23 Oct. 1691 

Provand (Provane, Proven, Provin), Alexander, maltman ; 

Agnes Patersone 10 Nov. 1654 

„ George, tailor; Bessie Robesone 11 Jan. 1610 

„ Janet; John Wilkie, cooper 21 Jan. 1685 

„ John, barber ; Jean Broun 24 July 1690 

,, John, tailor ; Margaret Gilmuir 26 Apr. 1694 

,, Patrick ; Agnes Clunie 25 June 1607 

Provest, William, indweller; Catharine Mount 26 Mar. 1663 

Pryde (Pride, Pryd), John ; Margaret Steuart 8 Aug. 1689 

,, Margaret ; William Nicoll, writer 21 Apr. 1671 

,, Margaret; Thomas Paterson, baker 11 Nov. 1679 

„ Margaret ; John Dickson, tailor 2 Dec. 1681 

,, Mungo, soldier ; Jean Murray 3 Nov. 1670 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Rebecca Patersone 23 Dec. 1628 

Pucken, Margaret ; William Stevin, soldier 11 Nov. 1646 

„ Margaret ; Patrick Halyburtoun, merchant 24 May 1650 

„ Patrick, walker ; Jean Ormstoun 5 Oct. 1643 

,, Patrick, walker ; Janet Grahame 5 Mar. 1646 

Pudzeon (Pudgeane, Pudzen), Andrew, tailor ; Janet Bower 

7 Feb. 1598 
„ Bessie ; Thomas Cuthbertsoune, tailor 4 Feb. 1608 

,, Janet ; Thomas Eraser, horner 22 Apr. 1606 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Catharine Henrysone 26 July 1610 

„ William, bonnetmaker ; Isobel Matthisone 5 Dec. 1639 

Pudyens, Janet ; John Harkes, stabler 7 July 1642 

„ John, walker ; Margaret Young 24 Feb. 1625 

Puer, John, merchant; Catharine M'Nacht i Oct. 1607 



I595-I700-] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 557 

Pumphrey (Pomfray, Pomphray, Pumfray, Pumphray), 

Catharine ; Walter Scot, ballmaker 14 June 1610 

„ John, cook ; Grisel Stevinsone 16 Nov. 1613 

„ John, tailor ; Isobel Meason 15 July 1681 

,, Marion; Peter Yair 2 July 1595 

,, Michael, merchant ; Janet Weir i May 161 7 
Punton, George, farmer in Cramond parish ; Elizabeth 
Rutherfurd, d. of William R., late bailie of Jedburgh 

pro. 2 Oct. 1698 
Purdie of Brighouse, Walter ; Janet Law vide 27 Dec. 1672 

Agnes ; James Stewart 12 June 1698 

Alexander ; Alison Thomesoune 26 May 1596 

Andrew, tailor ; Janet Reid 8 Dec. 1659 

Bessie ; William Lauristoun 19 July 1672 

Christian ; John Wylie, indweller 2 Nov. 1676 

Christian ; John Bartleman 22 Oct. 1680 

Daniel, baker ; Margaret Mathie 13 Jan. 1607 

Dorathy ; James Cummyng, cook 22 June 1643 

Elspeth ; Ninian Makmorane 23 July 1595 

Elspeth ; William Bailyea, cordiner 22 Feb. 1642 

Elspeth ; William EUote, cordiner 5 July 1642 

Gilbert ; Jean Kae 26 July 1638 

Isobel ; Thomas Selkirk, wright 15 June 1648 

Isobel ; James Doul, tailor i Aug. 1697 

James, flesher ; Margaret H^egie 2 July 1646 

James, merchant ; Margaret Broeken 5 Jan. 1654 

James, writer ; Jean Marshell 4 Aug. 1691 

Janet ; Thomas Auld, skinner 17 Feb. 1682 

Jean ; John Pearsoun, post 3 June 1647 

John, merchant ; Janet Somervell 21 Nov. 1626 

John, merchant ; Margaret Fisher 23 Apr. 1657 

Katharine ; Andrew Smyth 4 Feb. 1596 

Margaret ; Peter Hay 17 Apr. 1610 

Margaret ; Patrick Hannay, stabler 21 Jan. 1647 

Margaret ; Walter Mackindow, tailor 29 July 1647 

Margaret ; John Wilson 23 Feb. 1665 

Margaret ; George Davidson 29 Jan. 1678 

Marion ; Mr. David Primros, advocate 5 June 1608 

Mary ; Thomas Bell 13 May 1681 

Mr. Robert ; Marion Denhame 23 Dec. 1662 

Robert, weaver ; Margaret Reid 17 Nov. 1630 

Robert, weaver ; Marion Dalgleish 20 July 1648 
Samuel, skinner ; Janet Broun, married by Mr. William 

Gairdine 26 Apr. 1678 

Simeon, brewer ; Barbara Hog n July 1644 

Thomas, merchant ; Catharine Sandersone 11 Sept. 1623 

Thomas, wobster ; Katharine Lyell 14 Apr. 1601 

Walter, saddler (sediler) ; Bessie Broun 16 Dec. 1613 

Purdoun, George, stabler ; Janet Murray 20 Feb. 1649 

Purse (Purss), Barbara ; John Pirrie, writer 11 Aug. 1671 

Pursell (Purcell), Bessie ; Patrick Lowrie, merchant 28 Aug. 1623 

„ Catharine ; William Mure, merchant 11 Sept. 161 7 

„ Cuthbert, mealmaker ; Janet Ramsay 8 Sept. 1635 

„ David, merchant ; Janet Thomesoune 24 Oct. 1599 

„ George, cordiner ; Grissell Henrie 5 Dec. 1637 

,, Helen ; John Crawfurd, flesher 27 July 1615 

„ Isobel ; James Wood, baker 19 May 1601 

,, Isobel ; William Symesoune, mason 3 Dec. 1607 

„ Isobel ; David Mitchell, writer 8 Feb. 1632 

„ Isobel ; John Symsoun, merchant i Sept. 1641 

„ Janet ; John Pringle, horseboy 2 Sept. 1630 



558 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 

Pursell (Purcell), John, shoemaker ; Margaret Robertsone 8 Aug. 1626 

„ Lihas ; Thomas Thomson 10 Mar. 1693 

„ Margaret ; Walter Corstoun, mariner 6 Feb. 1628 

„ Marion ; James Melrose, merchant 16 Dec. 1635 

„ Rebecca ; Gilbert Smyth, cook 19 Sept. 1626 

„ Robert, merchant ; Marion Lawrie 19 Feb. 1597 

„ William, tailor in Musselburgh ; Margaret Thornton, d. 
of deceased James T., farmer at Haltoun of Essie, in 
Angus 16 May 1697, m. 8 June 1697 

Purves (Purvess, Purvis) of Purveshaugh, Andrew ; Marion Aikman 

15 Feb. 

,, Agnes ; Thomas Uiksoune, meilmaker 22 Dec. 

„ Agnes ; Hew Pringill, tailor 23 Apr. 

,, Agnes ; Robert Lindsay, wheelwright 16 Dec. 

„ Andrew, cordiner ; Lilias Jack 10 Dec. 

,, Andrew, merchant ; Marion Crawmound 5 Aug. 

„ Andrew, merchant ; Isobel Wilkie 25 Jan. 

,, Andrew, writer ; Margaret Hodge 20 July 

„ Andrew ; Helen Slewnian 21 Nov. 

„ Anna ; Robert Cuninghame, apothecary 19 Oct. 

„ Anna ; Patrick Miller, farmer 17 July 

„ Barbara ; John Richardsone, merchant 1 1 Jan. 

,, Barbara ; James Kyle, cordiner 3 Feb. 

„ Bessie ; David Fergussone, tailor 7 Dec. 

,, Bessie ; Thomas Fettes, tailor 9 Dec. 

„ Bessie ; Arthur Straetoun, younger 26 Apr. 

„ Bessie ; John Greinleyes, lorimer 30 June 

,, Catharine ; William Main, gardener 12 Dec. 

,, Elspeth ; Laurence Robesoune, writer 20 July 

,, George, brewer ; Janet Pennie 25 July 

,, Harry, chirurgian ; Margaret Thomsone 12 Oct. 

,, Hector, merchant ; Isobel Adair 23 Apr. 

„ Hector ; Isobel Vinerame 5 Feb. 

„ Helen ; John Wallace, cook 22 Jan. 

,, Isobel ; James Thomesoune, armourer 16 Feb. 

,, Isobel ; William Willokis, tailor 10 June 

,, Isobel ; Daniel Young, baker 18 June 

,, Isobel ; George Fairlie, tailor 12 May 

,, James, schoolmaster ; Isobel Tait 10 Jan. 

„ James ; Marion Hog 9 Dec. 

„ Janet ; David Peblis, merchant 24 Feb. 

,, Janet ; William Dawling 4 May 

„ Jean ; Patrick Scotland, stabler 4 June 

,, John, baker ; Marjory Christie 12 Jan. 

,, John, brewer ; Janet Borrowman 29 Jan. 

,, John, flesher ; Agnes Norie, widow of William Anderson, 

flesher 21 Feb. 1697, m. 18 Mar. 

,, John, flesher ; Agnes Archibald, widow of Richard 

Oustin, carver 24 July 1698, ni. 12 Aug. 

,, John, gardener ; Marion Broun 8 Mar. 

„ John, wright ; Elizabeth Stacy 1 1 Apr. 

„ John, wright ; Christian Clerk 17 Oct. 

„ Magdalene; James Broun, glazier 12 June 

„ Margaret ; Mr. James Harlaw, writer 23 Apr. 

„ Margaret ; Gilbert Miller, workman 8 Dec. 

„ Margaret ; George Cuming, tailor 28 July 

„ Marion ; Thomas Watsoune, candlemaker 25 Feb. 

„ Marion ; William King, tailor 25 Nov. 

,, Robert, litster ; Marion Glaidstains 27 June 

„ Robert, merchant ; Margaret Dowglass 22 Oct. 

„ Sibilla ; James Matthiesone, portioner of Brightoun 9 Dec. 



12 Dec. 


671 


20 May 


607 


7 July 


625 


14 June 


654 


II Oct. 


603 


10 Dec. 


595 


22 July 


642 


12 Jan. 


643 


24 May 


621 


30 June 


653 


20 Nov. 


1633 


13 Dec. 


[598 


7 Dec. 


[643 


7 July 


601 


I June 


626 


1 1 Jan. 


604 


30 Apr. 


616 


13 Feb. 


617 


6 Feb. 


645 


10 Sept. 


605 


14 Aug. 


657 


23 June 


648 


6 Aug. 


639 


17 July 


606 



1 595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 559 

Purves (Purvess, Purvis), Thomas, litster ; Elspeth Weed 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Helen Smyth 

,, William, baker ; Christian Gooven 

„ William, baker ; Chrystine Beanstoun 

„ William, merchant ; Janet Kaiear 

„ William ; Margaret Hardie 

,, William ; Margaret Roy 

„ William ; Marjory Fleeming 
Pylie, Isobel ; George Baxter, tailor 

,, Jean ; George Thomsone, messenger 

„ Margaret ; Richard Millar, stabler 

Pyet (Pyot, Pyote), Alexander, writer ; Agnes Nemok 

,, Archibald, mason ; Catharine Young 

„ Elspeth ; James Smyth, tailor 

„ George, tailor ; Marion Russell 

„ Helen ; John Naper, tailor 

„ Helen ; John Melrose, merchant 

„ Jean ; David Mein, mason < ■ 

,, Margaret ; John Hutsone, clothier 

,, William, spoungmaker ; Marion Hammiltoun 

Quentence, Bessie ; Mungo Lyndsay, cordiner 

,, Helen ; John Young, wright 

,, William, mason ; Marion .Andersone 
Quhippo, John, baker ; Margaret Lamb 
Quhyt. Sec White. 
Quhytlaw. See Whitelaw. 
Quintene, Janet ; John Currie 26 Mar. 1601 

Rabbens, John, printer ; Mause Whyte 9 Nov. 1648 

Rae, Adam, tlesher ; Nicolas Kersan " 21 May 1674 

,, Ale.vander ; Marion Alisone 26 June 1662 

,, Andrew, shoemaker ; Janet Robesone i Apr. 1651 

„ Archibald, stabler ; Janet Grahame 16 Oct. 1632 

„ Archibald, tailor ; Margaret Heriot 2 Nov. 1665 

,, Catharine ; John Rob, tailor 20 July 1630 

„ Catharine ; William Reid, younger, merchant 15 Sept. 1636 

„ Christian ; Walter Ros, tailor 10 June 1645 

„ Christian ; George Harlaw, soldier 7 May 

,, Christian ; John Ogilvie 14 July 1692 

„ Elspeth ; William Foretoun, mason 8 July 1681 

,, George, silk weaver ; Janet Alane 17 July 1674 

„ George, writer ; Margaret Broun, se/nel married by Mr. 

Alexander Malcolm, per license 29 Dec. 1683 

,, George, writer ; Isobel Mack, by warrant of Abp. Glasgow 

26 Aug. 1687 

„ Helen ; Robert Sincler, gentleman 20 Sept. 1638 

,, Helen ; James Fillmore 26 Feb. 1686 

., Henry, tailor; Janet Henrysone 13 Nov. 1623 

,, Isobel ; Alexander Cowper, writer 24 Aug. 1631 

„ Isobel ; Robert Thomsone, steward clerk of Fife 8 Jan. 1652 

„ James, brewer ; Eupham Bennett 5 July 1667 

„ James, maltman ; Elspeth Richardson 9 July 1674 

„ James, merchant ; Sara Patersone 7 Mar. 1622 

„ James, merchant ; Margaret Edyer 26 Dec. 1622 

„ James, younger, merchant ; Janet Sincler 28 Oct. 1629 

„ James, tailor ; Alargaret Miller 27 Nov. 1634 

„ James, tailor ; Christian Jamesone 13 Nov. 1640 

,, Janet ; James Bell 6 Mar. 1645 

,, Janet ; James Lammie, writer 30 June 1670 

„ Janet ; Thomas Forrester, horse hirer 32 Nov. 1696 



560 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Rae, Jean ; Gilbert Purdie 26 July 

Jean ; James Young 9 July 

Jean ; William Cousland 22 Dec. 

Mr. John ; Isobel Eleis 12 Apr. 

John, jailor in Leith ; Janet Scotte 25 Oct. 

John, merchant ; Janet Aitkin 16 Aug. 

John, slater ; Marion Miller 15 July 

John, tailor ; Bessie Lethem 8 Oct. 

John, tailor ; Jean Beane 29 Apr. 

John, tailor ; Marion Blaikader 13 Nov. 

John, writer ; Marion Gray 25 Feb. 

John, writer ; Marion Louthian 2 Mar. 



John, writer ; Isobel Seatoun, married by Mr. Alexander Ramsay 



28 Apr. 
Margaret ; John Craw 3 Dec. 

Margaret ; Thomas Lessell of Rigs i Jan. 

Marion ; Alexander Glasse, merchant 21 June 

Michael, cordiner ; Janet Wilsoun 16 Nov. 

Michael, soldier ; Marion Robesone 28 Apr. 

Patrick, chapman ; Jean Castillaw 1 1 June 

Patrick, cordiner ; Barbara Smaill 27 ^lay 

Patrick, cordiner ; Annabell Vas 13 June 

Patrick, merchant ; Margaret Patersone 4 Nov. 

Penelope ; John Anderson 21 Jan. 

Robert, merchant ; Sarah Reid - 10 Dec. 

Sarah ; Gilbert Gourlay, writer 15 Apr. 

Thomas, indweller ; Mary Balk 3 Dec. 

Thomas, tailor ; Mary Young, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean 5 May 

William, goldsmith ; Jean Rutherfuird, married by Mr. 

John Paterson B. 1 1 Dec. 

William, merchant ; Christian Barcley 1 1 May 

William, tailor ; Bessie Leckie 27 Oct. 

See also Ray. 

Raeburn (Reyburn), David, staffman ; Janet Willson 27 Apr. 

Raffe, Catharine ; David Gray, flesher 28 Mar. 

Raffell, Agnes ; Peter Gray, tailor 21 Nov. 

Rainy (Rainie, Rany), Andrew, tailor ; Christian Wallace 2 June 
„ Catharine ; James Douglass 16 Sept. 

,, Isobel ; John Carmichael, tailor 27 Dec. 

Rait (Raite, Rate), Alexander, provost of Dundee ; Marion 

Watson, by Mr. Alexander Malcolm 11 Aug. 

„ Anna ; John Raite, indweller 1 1 Aug. 

„ Francis ; Margaret Young, married by Mr. Andrew 

Kynneir upon the 25th instant 26 Sept. 

„ James, merchant ; Janet Nesmith 17 Feb. 

„ James ; Margaret Brown, by Mr. Alexander Ramsay 23 Oct. 
„ John, indweller ; Anna Raite 11 Aug. 

„ John, merchant ; Mary Drafan 15 June 

„ John, tailor; Marion Glasgow 28 June 

Raith (Reath), Andrew, son of the deceased Hew R., farmer 
at Niddrie ; and Janet Daling, dau. to George Daling, 
writer at Leith 19 Feb. 

„ Andrew, cook, burgess of Edinburgh ; his widow. See 

Janet Dalin. 
„ John, weaver ; Barbara Vas 28 Nov. 

,, Margaret ; Thomas Mure, baker 15 Dec. 

Ralston (Rallstoun, Ralstoun) of that Ilk, Gavin, younger ; 

Mistress Jean Muir, married by Mr. William Colvill 9 Mar. 
„ Agnes ; John Bosewell, glazier 26 Oct. 

„ Christian ; Thomas Carmichall 23 June 



638 
686 
700 
642 
626 
614 
675 
612 

631 
638 
659 
676 



681 
640 
686 

655 
648 
646 
669 
613 
650 
656 

675 
646 
685 
669 



673 
652 
646 

666 
611 

678 
601 
686 
661 

687 
674 

679 

693 
685 
674 
694 
659 



691 



639 
608 

671 
682 
700 



I595-I700-] Edinb u7''gh Mar7iage Rrgister. 561 

Ralston (Rallstoun, Ralstoun), James, chirurgian ; Helen Durie 

T , . -^ ^^ 15 June 1666 

„ James, glazier ; Margaret Hoye 8 Tulv i6(;2 

„ James, schoolmaster ; Margaret Tailefer 8 Feb 11:07 

„ Janet ; George Trinch, flesher „ Aug! 1640 

„ Jean ; Robert Lauristoun, workman jo Tulv 1674 

Ramage (Raramage), Agnes ; David Hog, tailor 9 Mar 1647 

„ Cathanne ; Alexander Hamiltoun, cordiner ^o Tune 164:! 

„ Christian ; Alexander Ker, footboy 9 June 1642 
„ Edward, mason ; Katharine Bramiche (Branieche) 2oNovi^Qq 

„ Eupham ; Henry Robertsone 6 Au'- 1640 

„ Janet ; Gray Robert, workman 04 June 16^8 
„ John, tailor (test, from Musselburgh) ; Jean Shittling- 
toun, d. of William S., glover at Dumfries 

T , , -, u- •, r. 19 Sept. 1697, m. 15 Oct. 1697 

„ John, tailor ; his widow. Sec Jane Suthlinton. 

„ John ; Catharine Malcombe -, Sept 1606 

„ Margaret ; Archibald Rule, merchant 14 Tu„e i6q-> 

„ Marion ; Thomas Young, husbandman oq June 16^7 

Rame, George, baker ; Helen Porter i ^gc 1614 

Ramsay of Blakecraige, Robert, writer ; Susanna Dundass 

by order of B. Edin., to Mr. William Gardyne 20 [an 168; 

„ of Lethame, David, W.S. ; Eupham Elphistoun, eldest " 

lawful dau. of deceased Michael Elphistoun of Quarrell 

f n/r .u, ' ' 1"^^^^^"^% "'V''^ Falkirk, where she lived, 30 June 1699 
„ of Murthlee, Mr. David ; Jean Campbell, dau. of Mungo 

C. ofBurnbank -'o Anr i6q'> 

„ of Whythill, John, fiar ; Anna Carstairs -Tg Auc/ 1671 

„ Abraham, wobster ; Sibilla Wricht 2 Dec' 1606 

„ Agnes ; William Ramsay, painter 6 Tune 160; 

„ Agnes ; Hew Lyndesay, goldsmith ,^\^,, 1608 

„ Agnes ; Duncan Campbell iiSepti6oq 

„ Agnes ; David Porteous, merchant i-' Nov 161? 

„ Agnes ; William Buchane, tailor 17 Yah i6''o 

„ Agnes ; David Johustoun, husbandman 31 jan! 1640 

„ Agnes ; Henry Wright, tailor % L^^^ jgj, 

" ^g"^s ; B°™^' J-^^^' ^^^^^e'' 8 July 1681 

„ Agnes,- William Stivenson 30 Aug. r 696 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Jean Laurie 14 Mar 166-' 

„ Alexander, smith ; Isobel Androw, S.E. -7r July i6qo 

„ Alexander, woolcomber ; Marjory Tofts 7 Dec 1676 

„ Alison ; Patrick Thomsone, cooper 07 june i6''6 

„ Andrew, merchant ; Janet Tailer "2 Feb 1649 

„ Andrew, servitor to the Earl of Crawford (test, from St. ' 
Andrews) ; Barbara Jerden, d. of deceased James J ' 
gardener 26 June 1698, m. 29 July 1698 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Jean Cuthbertson -'^ Nov 1676 

„ Andrew ; Janet Craw ;^ j^^; ^^ 

„ Anna ; Peter Dick, servitor to Mr. Andrew Dick 7 Dec 1649 

„ Anna ; George Crui^ks, wright 29 juiy 1670 

„ Annabel ; James Admstoun 8 Feb 1616 

„ Archibald, tailor ; Jean Broun 22 July 1628 

„ Bessie ; John Barbour ,^ ^ /_ ^^^^ 

„ Bessie ; David Robertsone, bookbinder 11 Sept 1628 

„ Bessie ; Charles Sympson ->! Nov' i68q 

„ Catharine, Lady Kethick ; William Steuart of Balleid 10 Auff' 168? 

„ Catharine ; John Patersone, flesher 17 Dec 161 1 

„ Catharine; James Hutchesone, merchant 16 Dec' i6m 

„ Catharine ; James Chaipland, slater 11 Jan' 1620 

„ Catharine ; James Kinneir, brother of the Laird of Kinneir 

14 Aug. 1623 

i N 



562 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Ramsay, Catharine ; Henry Loch, merchant 2 Feb. 1629 

„ Catharine ; John Bichat, bonnetmaker 20 Sept. 1632 

„ Catharine ; Duncan Baxter, chirurgian 18 Nov. 1641 

„ Catharine ; William Symountoun 30 Mar. 1649 

„ Catharine ; John Lytlejohne, merchant 12 Aug. 1652 

„ Catharine ; William Scot 21 Mar. 1686 

„ Catharine ; John Shed, smith 16 June 1692 

„ Christian ; William Adamsone, flesher 24 Nov. 1625 

„ Christian ; John Hammiltoun, sediler 29 Aug. 1662 

,, Christian ; John Wilson 25 Oct. 1696 

„ Colin, commissary to H.M. artillery ; Christian Glaid- 
stanes, d. of deceased Gilbert G., merchant, burgess 

of Edinburgh 11 Aug. 1700, m. 13 Sept. 1700 

David, litster ; Isabel Wilsoune 9 Jan. 1606 

David, litster ; Agnes Whyte 25 Aug. 1629 

David, sediler; Mary Murray 17 Dec. 1674 

David, servitor to Innerpeffer ; Margaret Oliver ii Mar. 1642 

David, stabler ; Marion Makmorane 2 June 1646 

David ; Mary Broun 7 Feb. 1667 
David ; Margaret Hamilton, married by Mr. John M'Queen 

5 Aug. 168 1 

Edward, tailor; Isobel Clerk 15 Apr. 1618 

Elizabeth ; Hew Charters, merchant 13 Sept. 1598 

Elizabeth ; Mr. James Borthwick of Lochill 16 Sept. 1600 

Elizabeth ; John Pitcairn, writer 20 Apr. 1620 

Elizabeth ; Patrick Starrock, maltman 7 Nov. 1644 

Elizabeth ; John Denholme, wright 28 Aug. 1674 

Elizabeth ; Thomas Blaikburn 22 Oct. 1682 

Elizabeth ; John Wallace 28 July 1686 

Elizabeth ; Gilbert Geddes 29 Apr. 1687 

Elspeth ; Gavin Harper, tailor 24 May 1608 

Elspeth ; Thomas Daviesone, husbandman 23 Nov. 1643 

Elspeth ; William Davidson, farmer 30 Nov. 1671 

Lady Eupham ; John Hay 11 Sept. 1679 

Eupham ; John Somervell, soldier 10 Nov. 1646 

Eupham ; John Lamb 15 June 1683 

Gavin, cordiner ; Janet Steill i Nov. 1649 

Gavin, cordiner ; Beatrix Moore 26 June 1656 

Gavin, cordiner; Sarah Mitchell 21 July 1671 

George, candlemaker ; Agnes Stuart 29 May 1606 

George, fishmonger ; Christian Ker 26 Nov. 1637 

George, husbandman ; Christian Thomsone 3 Mar. 1614 

George, merchant ; Agnes Ewing 23 Oct. 1623 

George, post ; Catharine Gib 20 July 161 5 

George, post ; Janet Fleeming 18 Nov. 1619 

George, tailor ; Janet Calzoun 25 Feb. 1607 

Gilbert, cutler ; Catharine Mounth 5 Aug. 1669 

Grisel ; John Haitlie, wright 4 Jan. 1610 

Grizel ; Mr. .A.lexander Irwing, minister 20 Dec. 1672 

Harry, wright ; Jeals Scobie 27 May 1613 

Helen ; James Stuart 14 Aug. 1604 

Helen ; David Skowgald, mason 30 Nov. 161 5 

Helen ; Mr. John Lyon, writer i Mar. 1667 

Helen ; James Aikinhead, apothecary 23 Oct. 1667 

Helen ; John Whyte, cordiner 17 Nov. 167 1 

Helen ; William Young, merchant 29 July 168 1 

Helen ; Patrick Callender 28 July 1693 

Helen ; Andrew Denholm 7 May 1699 

Isobel; Andrew Dalrimple, wright 23 Oct. 1617 

Isobel ; Alexander Broun, cordiner 2 Sept. 1652 

Isobel ; Andrew Fotheringhame 13 Oct. 1700 



[S95-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



563 



Ramsay, James, baker; Isobel Dowglas 14 June 1621 

,, James, indweller in Potterrow ; Catharine Falconer, 
widow of Edward Robertson, currier, burgess of Edin- 
burgh 29 May 1698 
„ James, merchant ; Janet Ramsay 27 Aug. 1607 
„ James, merchant ; Marion Boig 24 Nov. 1626 
„ James, minstrel ; Christian Jamesoune 8 Sept. 1601 
„ James, skinner ; Janet Mullikin 4 Nov. 1629 
„ James, soldier ; Agnes Hutton, by warrant from my Lord 

Primate his Grace to Mr. Alex. Ramsay 26 Apr. 1685 

„ James, stabler; Margaret Johnstoun 21 July 1625 

„ James, weaver ; Margaret Stevenson 8 July 1670 

„ James, weaver ; Margaret Watson 18 Nov. 1692 

„ James, writer ; Elizabeth Ambrose 11 Dec. 1638 

„ James, writer ; Anna Campbell, d. of Mungo C. of Burn- 
bank pro. 31 Mar. 1700, and 7 Apr. 1700, and m. 22 Apr. 1700 
„ James ; Jean Davie 12 Aug. 1619 

„ James; Agnes Sprott n Dec. 1668 

,, James ; Agnes Thomson 21 July 1671 

„ Janet ; John Broun, stabler 4 May 1597 

„ Janet ; Thomas Finnie, tailor 4 Jan. 1604 

„ Janet; Laurence Williamesoune, tailor 4 Jan. 1604 

„ Janet ; James Ramsay, merchant 27 Aug. 1607 

„ Janet ; John Rankene, merchant 27 Aug. 1607 

„ Janet; John Aslowen, writer i Oct. 161 1 

„ Janet; Thomas Nidrie, merchant 20 July 1615 

„ Janet; Patrick Makaulay, stabler 15 June 1620 

„ Janet; John Alexander, skinner 16 Nov. 1620 

„ Janet ; John Chancellar, merchant 27 May 1628 

„ Janet ; Cuthbert Pursell, mealmaker 8 Sept. 1635 

„ Janet; James Finlaysone, baker 17 Dec. 1635 

„ Janet ; James Hoode, shoemaker 17 Mai'. 1636 

„ Janet ; Henry Stenhous, merchant 16 July 1645 

„ Janet; James Mitchel, workman 22 June 1647 

,, Janet; Mr. John Lauder, advocate 21 Jan. 1669 

„ Janet ; Mr. Arthur M'Gill of Kembak 6 Apr. 1675 

„ Janet ; Abraham Gray i Dec. 1683 

„ Janet ; William Mitchell 13 Aug. 1686 

„ Janet; Patrick Ramsay 22 Dec. 1689 

„ Jean ; Alexander Rid, merchant 29 June 161 5 

„ Jean ; Andrew Brown, merchant 16 Jan. 161 7 

,, Jean ; Patrick Philp, merchant 11 Nov. 1634 

„ Jean ; Walter Baxter, quarrier 13 Nov. 1634 

,, Jean ; John Nisbet, husbandman 5 Dec. 1637 

„ Jean ; Patrick Ramsay, weaver 28 Oct. 1647 

„ Jean ; John Harper, cordiner 22 Dec. 1665 

„ Jean ; Alexander Thomson, wright 17 Nov. 1674 

„ Jean ; Richard Armstrang 29 Mar. 1696 

„ Captain John ; Janet Boog, per license directed to the 

Dean, yet married by Mr. James Mercer, minister at 

Pennycuik, upon the 22d instant 23 Nov. 1682 

„ Mr. John, sheriff depute of Perth ; Mrs. Catharine Syd- 

serff, by warrant of Archbp. St. Andrews to Mr. David 

Anderson, minister of Perth, but married here by Mr. 

Alexander Ramsay i Sept. 1685 

„ John, advocate ; Margaret Bruce 6 June 1648 

„ John, baker ; Margaret Ritchie, by an order of my Lord 

Bishop to Dr. Strachan in the Tron 30 Nov. 1684 

„ John, cordiner ; Elizabeth Cushnie, widow of David 

Scott, cordiner, indweller 16 July 1699, m. 4 Aug. 1699 

„ John, flesher ; Janet Blaikie 5 Sept. 1634 



564 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Ramsay, John, husbandman ; Marion Fisher 
„ John, maltman ; Helen Laurie 
,j John, mason ; Jean Smyth 
' ,j i John, merchant ; Bessie Stevinsone 
" ,, John, merchant ; Helen Wallace 
< „ John, peuderer ; Christian Storie 



John, smith, indweller 
H. in Haddington 



18 July 1637 

25 June 1680 

18 July 1684 

3 Feb. 1625 
13 July 1666 

I June 1660 



Isobel Henderson, d. of Patrick 

12 May 1700, m. 6 June 1700 



John, stabler ; Margaret Matthisone 14 July 1636 

John, stabler; Janet Man 17 Feb. 1646 

John, workman ; Bessie Tarvess 14 Nov. 1678 

John, writer ; Janet Aitkenhead 14 July 1633 

John ; Jean Hog 7 June 1659 

John; George Shaw ?7 Oct. 1700 

Katharine ; John Hog, baker 5 June 1606 

Margaret; Robert Robesoune 26 May 1596 

Margaret ; Alexander Hay of Pitgonie 10 July 1623 

Margaret ; James Breadfoot, younger 25 Jan. 1638 

Margaret ; Archibald Gilchrisone, merchant 30 Sept. 1640 

Margaret ; Thomas Smyth, cordiner 14 June 1642 

Margaret; Andrew Aedie, skinner 21 Nov. 1644 
Margaret ; Patrick Grant, violer ■ 2 Mar. 1647 

Margaret ; Thomas Doule, weaver 26 Nov. 1647 

Margaret ; Robert Dove, cook 15 June 1648 

Margaret ; Robert Malpise, barber 10 June 165 1 

Margaret; Andrew Rutherfoord 6 Dec. 1652 

Margaret ; John Lauder, late bailie 15 Feb. 1670 



Margaret, Lady Fingask 



Alexander Sutherland of Kilminnity 

25 Jan. 1672 



Margaret ; Henry Oseburn of Peppermilne 3 June 1675 
Margaret ; Robert Trotter, merchant 21 Oct. 1683 
Margaret ; John Taylor 9 July 1699 
Marion ; Thomas Nicolsoune, merchant 13 Dec. 1598 
Marion ; Robert Lochen, candlemaker 6 June 1605 
Marion ; John Tailyefeir, merchant 23 Oct. 1623 
Marion ; Robert Thomsone, weaver 2 June 1625 
Marion ; John Hamiltoun, merchant 6 Jan. 1648 
Marion ; John Pringle 4 Apr. 1686 
Marion ; Robert Cockburn, baker 16 June 1692 
Mary ; James Fraser, fiar of Knock 19 Feb. 1628 
Mary ; John Kirkcaldy, fiar 27 Feb. 1663 
Mary ; Patrick Horssburgh 23 Nov. 1676 
Mary ; Mr. Charles Litljohn, minister at Largs 19 July 1684 
Mary ; John Baird 3 Jan. 1688 
Marie ; James Denholm 11 Nov. 1690 
Mr. Matthew, indweller ; Catharine Louthian 20 Sept. 1670 
Michael, merchant ; Janet Halliday 27 Oct. 1602 
Nicol, writer ; Isobel Smyth 16 Feb. 1631 
Patrick, flesher ; Elspeth Fairlie 15 June 1630 
Patrick, maltman ; Isobel Broun 26 Nov. 1668 
Patrick, weaver ; Jean Ramsay 28 Oct. 1647 
Patrick ; Janet Banks, married at S. Leith 11 Nov. 1670 
Patrick ; Janet Ramsay 22 Dec. 1689 
Rachel ; James Selkrig 26 Apr. 1687 
Rebecca ; John Anderson, indweller 23 Mar. 1682 
Mr. Robert, minister at Salt Preston ; Elizabeth Penman, 
lawful dau. to Mr. William P., late minister of More- 
battle, by warrant of 1>. Edin., to Mr. John Robertson 

12 Nov. 1685 
Mr. Robert, provost of St. Salvator's College, St. Andrews, 
son of Major-General Sir James R. of Logie ; Chris- 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 565 

tian Russell, d. of deceased Andrew R., merchant, 
burgess of Edinburgh, late merchant at Rotterdam 

14 Aug. 1698, m. 31 Aug. 1698 

Ramsay, Robert, baker; Janet Ferguson 30 Mar. 1688 

„ Robert, cutler ; Helen Clepan 23 June 1664 

„ Robert, indweller ; Marion Willson 23 July 1672 

„ Robert, indweller ; Helen Wishart, d. of John W., tailor 

in Anstruther 23 June 1700, m. 19 July 1700 

„ Sara; John Dowglas, merchant 15 June 1624 

„ Mr. Symeon ; Elizabeth Stevinsone t. 30 Jan. 1612 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Margaret Christie 9 May 161 6 

„ Thomas, flesher ; Janet Whyte 9 Feb. 1638 

„ Thomas, indweller ; Mary Scott 9 Mar. 1682 

„ Walter, stabler ; Marion Meik 30 July 1646 

,, Walter, tailor ; Catharine Drysdale 8 July 1681 

„ William, coriar ; Christian Miller 26 Nov. 1668 

„ William, merchant ; Catharine Cowper 10 Dec. 1657 

„ William, merchant ; Janet Clyd 2 Mar. 1674 

„ William, painter ; Agnes Ramsay 6 June 1605 

„ William, stabler ; Christian Mytchell 13 Feb. 1605 

„ William, tailor ; Jean Ridpeth 21 July 1626 

;„ William, tenant in Carington Carnes ; Marjory Barnes, 

i by warrant of B. Edin. to Mr. Andrew Cant, younger 

: 29 July 1685 

. „ William, writer; Jean Hay • 11 Jan. 1690 

- „ William ; Helen Creichtoun 21 Aug. 1596 

„ William ; Janet Reid 14 Dec. 1666 

Ramsbothom, Joseph, writer ; Margaret Cairncroce 21 Dec. 1666 

Randale, William, litster ; Agnes Phinnie 7 June 1670 

Randie, Alexander ; Sarah Reed 16 June 1596 

. „ Helen ; John Gallbraith, cordiner 2 June 1681 

■ „ Thomas, husbandman ; Janet Mortoun 3 Dec. 1640 

Rankeilor (Rankelour), James, weaver ; Marion Morepeth 27 July 1609 

Ranken (Rankein, Rankene, Rankin, Rankine), Agnes ; Robert 

Hammiltoun, merchant 30 Jan. 1638 

„ Agnes ; William Gregorie 4 June 1691 

„ Bessie ; Thomas Marchell 4 June 1595 

„ Bessie ; Thomas Winrame, merchant 28 Nov. 1626 

„ Bessie ; Andrew Sibbald, baker 10 June 1628 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Binnie, merchant 8 Apr. 1634 

„ Eliazbeth ; William Calderwood 17 Sept. 1657 

,, Elizabeth ; Alexander Henderson 18 Apr. 1690 

„ Elizabeth ; Captain Charles Dimbreak 12 Feb. 1699 

„ Mr. Gabriel ; Elizabeth Measone 16 Aug. 1632 

,, Gabriel, merchant ; Margaret Somervell 28 Feb. 1622 

„ Gabriel, merchant ; Rachel Johnstoun 14 Sept. 1669 

„ George, farmer ; Bessie Miller 26 June 1623 

„ Gilbert, brewer ; Isobel Patersone 29 July 1652 

„ Gilbert, brewer; Agnes Richie 3 Oct. 1661 

„ Helen ; George Young 24 Mar. 1596 

„ Helen ; David Ferriar, tailor 12 Dec. 1679 

„ Henry, merchant ; Beatrix Broun 21 Dec. 1643 

„ Henry, merchant ; Janet Dunlop 6 Nov. 1660 
„ Henry, merchant ; Jean Rutherfoord, by warrant of B. 

Edin., to Dr. Strauchan 29 Oct. 1685 

„ James flesher ; Isobel Whyte 15 Feb. 1684 

,, Janet ; James Alisone, merchant 14 Feb. 1622 

„ Janet ; John Clerk, tailor 18 July 1622 

„ Janet ; James Liddaill, merchant 14 Apr. 1629 

„ Janet ; James Walker, merchant 11 Feb. 1642 

„ Janet ; Hance Fox, horseleitch 25 Mar. 1652 



566 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 



Ranken (Rankein, Rankene, Rankin, Rankine), Janet ; William 

Herring, indweller 17 Dec. 1663 

,, Janet ; Lewis Johnstoun, merchant 7 Aug. 1670 

,, Janet ; David M'Gill, merchant 5 June 1673 

„ Janet ; Andrew Baines, locksmith 9 June 1676 

,, Janet ; James Arnott 11 Dec. 1677 

„ Janet ; William Smelholme 21 Apr. 1685 

„ Janet ; John Adie 7 Jan. 1687 

„ Janet ; John Leslie 24 Apr. 1687 

„ Janet ; William Nisbet, writer 23 Dec. 1692 

„ Janet ; John Gray 21 Jan. 1700 

,, Jean ; James Lauriston, gardener 25 Nov. 1658 

„ John, baker ; Janet Glasse 8 Dec. 1631 

„ John, baker ; Margaret Baptie 23 July 164 1 

,, John, brewer ; Margaret Daunie 21 Nov. 1678 
„ John, fiesher ; Jean Finlaw, d. of William F., gardener 

at Drumsheugh 3 Sept. 1699, ™- ^3 Oct. 1699 



John, gravemaker ; Isobel Arnott 
John, merchant ; Janet Ramsay 
John, merchant ; Bessie Dalrimple 
John, merchant ; Margaret Rankin 
John, merchant ; Janet Glen 
John, merchant ; Margaret Tailyefeir 
John, smith ; Catharine Wilsone 
John, smith ; Helen Vertew 
John, stabler ; Margaret Hadden 
John, tailor ; Katharine Kylle 
Margaret ; John Lyntoun, broydisher 
Margaret ; John Ferier, tailor 
Margaret ; James Donaldsone, weaver 
Margaret ; Thomas Leishman, merchant 
Margaret ; John Rankin, merchant 
Margaret ; Thomas Johnstoun, merchant 
Margaret ; William Bryce 
Margaret ; Alexander Braidwood, smith 
Margaret ; John Young, tailor 
Patrick, writer ; Marion Henrie 
Patrick, writer ; Agnes Tailer 



9 Mar. 1694 
27 Aug. 1607 

1 1 Oct. 1610 
9 July 1635 

24 Feb. 1642 

19 Apr. 1649 
6 Dec. 1621 
3 June 1641 

6 Dec. 1598 
21 Dec. 1603 

27 Apr. 1597 

7 Sept. 1603 
21 May 1618 
15 Dec. 1629 

9 July 1635 

3 Feb. 1646 
21 Dec. 1660 

10 Oct. 1665 
7 Mar. 1679 
15 July 1629 

15 Feb. 1631 

4 Nov. 167 1 

16 May 1697 

20 June 1656 

25 Aug. 1602 

28 June 1598 



„ Robert ; Jean Bow, married by Mr. John Robertson 

„ Sara ; Mr. William M'George 

„ Thomas, wright ; Elizabeth Crightoun 

,, Walter, merchant ; Janet Watsoune 

,, William, tailor ; Isobel Lennox 

Rantoun. See Renton. 

Rany. See Rainy. 

Rattray (Raterey, Ratray, Rattrey, Rotray), Barbara ; Robert 

Davidson, merchant 8 Dec. 1668 

„ Catharine ; Thomas Drummond, workman i June 1643 

„ George, merchant ; Margaret Grahame 13 Mar. 1679 

„ George, tailor ; Janet Fischer 26 Apr. 1598 

„ John, soldier ; Janet Bell, married by Mr. John Hamilton 

I Nov. 1683 
„ John ; Giles Austin, in the Tron kirk by Mr. Malcolm 7 June 1689 
„ Lilias ; William Lyndesay, armourer 15 Dec. 1607 

„ Lilias ; Robert Kedie 22 June 1665 

„ Margaret ; Archibald Lowthiane, tailor 29 Nov. 1636 

„ William, chirurgeon ; Margaret Yellowleyis 25 May 1613 

Rawlinson (Ralinone), Ralph, carver ; Sara Devise 20 Aug. 1622 

Rawson (Rasoun, Rawsone), Andrew, tailor ; Agnes Hay 22 July 1653 
„ John, writer ; Magdalen Wylie 2 Jan. 1642 

„ Margaret ; James Wardlaw, merchant 14 Jan. 1623 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



567 



William, merchant 
Raynold, Andrew, baker 



Rawson (Rasoun, Rawsone), Margaret ; Edward Elder 
Marjory ; William Walker, husbandman 
Robert, writer ; Margaret Wylie 
Robert, writer ; Magdalene Lyndsay 
Robert, writer ; Elspeth Andersone 
Ray, Adam, merchant ; Katharine Moresoune 
Adam, merchant ; Helen Scot 
Andrew, candlemaker ; Katharine Henrysoune 
Arthur ; Elizabeth Codiner 
Hector, merchant ; Elspeth Broun 
Henry, tailor ; Janet Leitche 
Henry, tailor ; Marion Porteous 
James, merchant ; Isobel Davidsoune 
Janet ; John Home 

Master John, schoolmaster ; Janet Slowen 
John, gardener ; Eupham Scot 
John, merchant ; Helen Gourlay 
John, merchant ; Catharine Prestoun 
Katharine ; Edward Johnestoun, merchant 
Margaret ; Robert Ai-buthnet 
Marion ; Hutcheon Roseburgh, tailor 
Robert, marikinmaker ; Margaret Aitkin 
Robert, marikin dresser ; Bessie Burne 
William, merchant ; Christian Maistertoun 
Catharine Inglis 
See also Rae. 
Christian Dundas 
Elspeth ; Robert Malcombsoune, tailor 
Isobel ; Charles Arnot, baker 
Janet ; Samuel Eleis, merchant 
John, lorimer ; Margaret Rule 
John, meilmaker ; Bessie Slowane 
Marion ; Coke John, tailor 
Thomas, workman ; Marion Syme 
Raynolds. See Reynolds. 

Reade (Read), Adam, stabler ; Jean Andersoune 
Agnes ; William Hunter, workman 
Andrew, stabler ; Elspeth Murray 
Bessie ; John Fiddes, baker 
Catharine ; Thomas Patersone, tailor 
John, merchant ; Katharine Wood 
Marion ; Robert Andersoune, gardener 
Robert, merchant ; Marion Dicksoune 
See also Reid. 
Readie, Eupham ; David Marlyeone, tailor 
„ John, gardener ; Margaret Storie 

See also Reddie. 
Reame, Margaret ; John Dicksone, mealmaker 
Reatie, Agnes ; David Cowper, workman 
Reddick (Readick), Agnes ; James Brysoun, bookbinder 

„ Jean ; John Thomsone, glover 
Reddie, Elizabeth ; Robert Monteith, silkweaver 
„ Janet ; Robert Anderson, slater 
„ Margaret ; Patrick Moffet, tailor 

See also Readie. 
Redland, George, merchant ; Eupham Waugh 
Redpath (Reidpaith, Reidpeth, Ridpeth), Alison ; 
Blair, tailor 
„ Barbara ; Achilles Dick, weaver 
„ Bessie ; Alexander Makilwraith 
„ Edmond, merchant ; Agnes Maggot 



Ider 27 Nov. 


627 


9 Nov. 


638 


30 Dec. 1 


600 


II Apr. 


615 


29 Nov. ] 


626 


3 May 


598 


3 J"iy 


606 


e 16 June 


t6o2 


20 Apr. 


[595 


18 May ] 


603 


17 Feb. 


[602 


17 Oct. 


611 


4 Feb. 


[606 


II June 


1595 


24 Sept. 


[611 


9 Feb. 


t6o2 


2 Mar. 


1609 


12 Dec. 


[6x1 


7 Oct. 


[601 


10 Dec. 


r6oo 


16 June 


608 


15 Feb. 


603 


29 June 


[615 


2 June 


602 


17 Nov. 


1625 


16 May 


[599 


13 Oct. 


[602 


28 Apr. 


1604 


6 June 


1599 


30 Apr. 


1607 


21 Nov. 


1605 


2 June 


1 601 


21 Mar. 


1609 


8 Dec. 


[608 


7 Jan. 


[606 


25 Aug. 


[608 


4 Jan. 


610 


24 Aug. 


[609 


3 July 


[606 


2 Aug. 


[608 


5 May 


1607 


25 July 


1634 


t. 13 Jan. 


1614 


26 June 


[627 


15 July 


1658 


nder 21 Dec. 


[630 


10 Feb. 


[642 


3 Nov. 


[670 


14 June 


[666 


22 June 


[666 


29 Apr. ] 


675 


Alexander 




10 July 


(^3l 


2 May 


615 


30 July ] 


595 


15 July ] 


634 



568 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Redpath (Reidpaith, Reidpeth, Ridpeth), Elspeth ; 
Dicksone, mariner 
„ George, tailor ; Jean Weir 
„ Isobel ; George Fisher, merchant 
„ Janet ; James Lyndsay, stabler 
„ Jean ; Wilham Ramsay, tailor 
„ Jean ; John Johnston 
„ Captain John ; Mary Brog 
„ Margaret ; Archibald Johnstoun, tailor 
„ Mary ; Lachlan M'Pherson 
„ Stevin ; Isobel Waterstoun 
„ Trymour, husbandman ; Helen Stevinsone 
Reid (Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), Adam, merchant ; Helen Wastoun 

II June 1646 
,, Agnes ; Daniel Haistie 
„ Agnes ; John Patersoune, tailor 
„ Agnes ; David Thomesoune, cordiner 
Agnes ; John Campbell of Canzecleugh 
James Brysoun 
James Lockie, tailor 
Adam Young, merchant 
Robert Thorn sone, wright 
Bryen Cairter, tailor 
John Straquhen, baker 
John Sympson, merchant 
John Irwing, gardener 
James Scott, merchant 
Alexander Reikie 
Alexander, butterman ; Marion Barnet 
Alexander, flesher, indweller ; Margaret Johnston, 
Robert J., gardener at Restalrig 

in Canongate, 20 Oct. 1700, m. 15 Nov. 1700 



Agnes 

Agnes : 

Agnes ; 

Agnes 

Agnes 

Agnes 

Agnes 

Agnes 

Agnes 

Agnes 



Andrew 

t. II Sept. 161 1 

16 Dec. 1652 
9 Jan. 1612 
8 July 1628 

21 July 1626 

17 Mar. 1686 

3 Nov. 1639 
12 June 1634 
26 July 1683 
10 Jan. 1622 

4 Aug. 1653 



16 June 1596 

4 June 1600 

24 Oct. 1605 

17 June 1606 
28 Aug. 1610 
12 Sept. 1627 

7 Nov. 1648 

6 June 1650 

7 Aug. 1660 
14 Feb. 1662 

11 Sept. 1666 

25 July 1671 

12 Aug. 1675 

26 June 1690 

5 June 1633 
of 



Alexander, goldsmith ; Agnes Meakle 
Alexander, younger, goldsmith ; Isobel 

at North Leith, by Mr. James Craig 
Alexander, hatmaker ; Jean Broun 
Alexander, merchant ; Jean Ramsay 
Alexander, merchant ; Janet Foster 
Alexander, merchant ; Janet Tod 
Alexander, merchant ; Helen Reid 
Alexander, skinner ; Janet Schavv 
Alexander, smith, indweller ; Agnes 

deceased William J. in Haddington 
Alexander, weaver ; Jean Gibbiesone 
Alison ; Alexander Balmanno, writer 
Alison ; William Thomsone, merchant 
Andrew, indweller ; Jean Young 
Andrew, merchant ; Helen Gourlay 
Andrew, tailor ; Elspeth Young 
Andrew, tailor ; Helen Broun 
Andrew ; Christian Donaldson 
Anna ; James Crichtoun, slater 
Anabel ; Thomas Cant, cordiner 
Barbara ; George Lowrie, weaver 
Barbara ; Thomas Hardie, cook 
Barbara ; Alexander Vaitch, tailor 
Barbara ; James Greinscheils, merchant 
Barbara ; John Milne, bower 
Beatrix ; John Wallace, tailor 
Bessie ; William Nicoll, maltman 
Bessie ; Alexander Guthrie, cordiner 



14 June 1621 
Inglis, married 

10 June 1 68 1 

22 Jan. 1647 

29 June 161 5 

23 Oct. 1617 
25 Jan. 1626 

27 Sept. 1659 
I Feb. 1 62 1 
Jamison, d. of 
5 Jan. 1696, m. 7 Feb. 1696 

10 June 1613 

11 Nov. 1613 
10 Dec. 1618 

9 Aug. 1666 

24 June 1679 
20 June 1604 
31 Dec. 1646 

30 Aug. 1687 

29 July 1680 
8 Sept. 1602 
31 July 1621 

10 Apr. 1638 

14 Dec. 1643 
20 June 1648 

15 Nov. 1672 
15 Feb. 1621 

30 Dec. 1606 
18 Mar. 1613 



1595- 1 700.] Edinhurork Marriao-e Register. 



.569 



Reid 



(Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), Bessie ; James Richardson, cordiner 

1 1 Jan. 
Bessie ; Alexander Paterson, baker 2^ Dec. 



Catharine 
Catharine 
Catharine 
Catharine 
Catharine 
Catharine 



John Fawsyd, workman 
John Crightoun, cooper 
Mr. Robert Lundie 
James Wood, cordiner 
James Turpie, weaver 
Thomas Kyle 



26 June 
3 June 

8 Feb. 

9 Nov. 
23 Dec. 
19 Aug. 



Charles, gardener; Janet Cuthell, married 9 June, W. Kirl 

20 June 

Christian ; Mr. John Scharp 7 Dec. 

Christian ; George Gardiner, maltman 18 Feb. 

Christian ; Alexander Howat, cook i July 

Christian ; Robert Miller, merchant jo Jan. 

Christian ; Daniel Bryce, weaver 7 June 

Christian ; David Wright, merchant 30 Apr. 

Christian ; John Hyndshaw, cutler 14 Aug. 

Christian ; James Book, smith 5 Nov. 

Christian ; James Lasoun, weaver 22 June 

Christian ; John Makbeath, tailor 19 Mar. 

Christian ; John Balfour, steward to my Lord Burleigh 26 May 

Christian ; John Cellars, weaver 20 Oct. 

Christian ; James Crookschank, workman 16 Sept. 

Christian ; John Bower, merchant 30 Mar. 

Christian ; Robert Smyth, tailor 16 Nov. 

Christian ; Hew Makcullo, gardener 26 July 

Christian ; James Wharie, mason i Dec. 

Christian ; Henry Maider, messenger 25 June 

Christian ; John Gillgour, weaver 19 June 

Christian ; Patrick Mershall, indweller 6 Jan. 

Christian ; Andrew Dempster, stabler 21 July 

Christian ; John Paton 17 Nov. 

Christian ; James Kilpatrick, tailor 14 Feb. 

David, gardener ; Isobel Johnstoun 28 Jan. 

David, weaver ; Janet Bowie 28 Oct. 

David, writer ; Grizel Dickson, d. of deceased Robert D. 

of Peell 1 4 Apr. 1 700, m. 30 Apr. 

Donald, brewer ; Janet Whythead 25 Nov. 

Elizabeth ; Robert Henrysone 26 July 

Elizabeth ; James Dundas, son of Patrick Dundas of 



Preistmilne 
Elizabeth ; John Robertson, merchant 
Elizabeth ; William Hill, cordiner 
Elizabeth ; John Thomson, gardener 
Elizabeth ; Walter Glendinning, wright 
Elizabeth ; John Hall 
Elizabeth ; William Stirling, tailor 
Elizabeth ; James Mudie 
Elspeth ; David Durie, cook 
Elspeth ; Thomas Wilson, vintner 
Elspeth ; James Kinneir, writer 
Emmie ; George Robertsone, weaver 
Eupham ; James Keame, cordiner 
Francis, baker ; Helen Weir 
Gavin, wright ; Bessie Johnstoun 
George, gardener ; Giles Danskin 
George, gardener ; Margaret Goode 
George, indweller ; Janet Shankland 
George, merchant ; Marion Creigh 
George, merchant ; Rebecca Dowgall 



29 Mar. 
18 Aug. 

4 June 
18 Dec. 
29 June 

21 July 
10 June 

24 July 

8 Mar. 
26 Nov. 
29 Dec. 
28 June 
10 Feb. 
20 Apr. 
24 Dec. 

14 July 

I Nov. 
9 July 

4 Mar. 
7 July 



683 
686 
644 
662 
670 
676 
681 
685 

693 
597 
607 
613 
622 
627 
633 
633 
635 
637 
646 
646 
646 
647 
649 
649 
650 
659 
675 
677 
681 
682 
684 
697 
664 



700 

653 
636 

660 
665 
674 
679 
680 
687 
692 



644 
646 
614 

655 
694 
668 
646 
649 
669 
641 
653 



570 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 



Reid(Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), George, merchant ; Janet Blair 4 Nov. 
„ George, merchant ; Elizabeth Robertsone 30 Nov. 

,, George, miller ; Alison Smyth 29 Nov. 

,, George, printer ; Margaret Maxwell, by order of the B. 

Edin., to Mr. John Ferquard, but performed by Mr. 

Alexander Ramsay 23 Aug. 

George, weaver ; Janet Scotte 2 Nov. 

George, weaver ; Barbara Anderson f2 Sept. 

George, workman ; Bessie Murdo 13 Mar. 

George, wright ; Isobel Kein 12 Dec. 

George, wright ; Catharine Demster 28 June 

George, wright ; Margaret Lockheart 2 Aug. 

George, wright ; Catharine Goodlett 1 1 Sept. 

George ; Margaret Hamilton, by Mr. M'Queen in the 

Tron Kirk 24 Sept. 

George ; Christian Gillies 10 Dec. 

Helen ; Adam Wilsoune, cordiner 18 Oct. 

Helen ; Thomas Welsh, workman 12 Nov. 

Helen ; William Symsoun, tailor 6 June 

Helen ; Nicol Trotter, goldsmith 17 July 

Helen ; John Grege, cook 27 Apr. 

Helen ; Alexander Reid, merchant 27 Sept. 

Helen ; John Ker 8 Jan. 

Helen ; George Bossuall . 20 Sept. 

Helen ; John Dewer, gardener ' 26 Jan. 

Helen ; David Myles 2 July 

Henry ; Christian Rob i Dec. 

Isobel ; David H arret, shoemaker 7 Mar. 

Isobel ; Allan Rentoun, merchant 17 Aug. 

Isobel ; George Moore, weaver 2 Aug. 

Isobel ; William Reid, merchant 7 Mar. 

Isobel ; James Pears, indweller 14 June 

Isobel ; William Litster 3 July 

Isobel ; Robert Goodone, wright 13 Nov. 

Isobel ; Henry Hutton, cordiner 17 June 

Mr. James, son of the deceased Bailie William Reid ; 

Elizabeth Bannerman, married by Mr. William Annand 

1 1 Sept. 
James, baker; Christian Kinninmonth 23 June 

James, bookbinder ; Janet Davidson 10 July 

James, cooper ; Katharine Andersoune i June 

James, cooper ; Margaret Reid 6 Jan. 

James, cooper ; Isobel Johnstoun 19 June 

James, cordiner ; Lilias Fergusson 16 June 

James, cowkeeper ; Agnes Younger ^ 28 Feb. 

James, flesher ; Margaret Howstoun 24 Feb. 

James, flesher ; Margaret Gleghorne 14 Jan. 

James, gardener ; Jean Makalpine 5 Nov. 

James, indweller ; Mary Nicolson 15 Jan. 

James, indweller ; Margaret Grierson, d. of Robert G., 

writer at Armach i May 1698, m. 14 June 

James, litster ; Helen Wilsoun 28 Feb 

James, merchant ; Janet Miller 4 Jan. 

James, merchant ; Mary Brisbaine, married by Mr. 

Andrew Cant, elder 5 Mar. 

James, painter ; Susanna Annand 4 Jan. 

James, soldier ; Isobel Thomsone 28 Jan. 

James, soldier ; Sarah Sharpe 13 Dec. 

James, stationer ; Catharine Carmichall, d. of James C. 

of Grangehall 9 Apr. 1699, m. 28 Apr. 1699 



1595-1700.] Edinbui'-gh Ma7^7'iage Register. 571 



Reid (Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), James, tailor ; Giles Leitch 29 Nov. 

„ James tailor ; Elspet Oglevie 21 Sept. 

„ James, workman ; Janet Weylands 27 Nov. 

„ James, writer ; Catharine Broun, d. of the deceased 

James B., mariner in Dundee 19 Jan. 1696, m. 13 Feb. 

„ James in Ratho ; Margaret Reid 5 Nov. 

„ Janet ; John Forrest, cordiner 14 Nov. 

,, Janet ; John Lowtfoote, tailor 5 Aug. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Dun, workman 9 Oct. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Tait, gardener 17 Dec. 

„ Janet ; James Hardie, tailor g Dec. 

,, Janet; John Tullo, tailor 21 June 

„ Janet ; George Nicoll, merchant g Mar. 

„ Janet ; Edward Crawfoord 16 Sept. 

„ Janet ; John Horner, writer 4 May 

„ Janet ; John Book, baker 16 June 

,, Janet ; James Geddes, tailor i Jan. 

„ Janet ; John Calderwood in Musselburgh 12 Apr. 

„ Janet ; Andrew Burdie, tailor 8 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Andrew Dickiesone, goldsmith 10 Jan. 

„ Janet ; William Ramsay 14 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Florence Wauchop, workman 30 Aug. 

„ Janet ; Robert Coutes 20 June 

„ Janet ; John Haikney, brewer 26 Nov. 

„ Janet ; Alexander Smoutt, coachman g Dec. 

,, Janet ; Beter Blaire 14 Apr. 

„ Janet ; William Wilson 22 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Robert M'Clearie 3 May 

,, Jean; John Ronald, workman n Apr. 

,, Jean ; Thomas Dasoun 2 Aug. 

„ Jean ; James Fergusson, tailor 10 Dec. 

„ Jean ; William Wight, baker 20 June 

„ Jean ; John Lauder, surgeon-apothecary 8 Feb. 

,, Jean ; William Nicol 3 Nov. 

„ Mr. John, minister at Lochrutton ; Catharine Rome, 

lawful dau. of the deceased Thomas R. of Cluden 3 1 Mar. 

„ Mr. John ; Anna Inglis, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean, Castle u Oct. 

„ John, baker ; Janet Tullo 24 July 

„ John, brewer's servant ; Margaret Craig 7 June 

„ John, cook ; Catharine Burgone 27 Auo'. 

„ John, cook ; Catharine Gilmour 16 Nov. 

„ John, cook ; Mary Cuninghame 25 Aug. 

„ John, Cramer ; Alison Eleis 24 Auc. 

„ John, gardener ; Agnes Laurie 28 Feb. 

„ John, gardener ; Anna Thomsone n Nov. 

„ John, hatmaker ; Christian Thomsone 24 June 

„ John, husbandman ; Elspeth Matthisone ig Aug. 

„ John, indweller ; Isobel Hunter 23 Feb. 

„ John, indweller ; Bessie Oliver 28 Sept. 

„ John, litster ; Isobel Davidsone 13 Jan. 

„ John, litster ; Isobel Daviesone 20 Jan. 

„ John, merchant ; Christian Walker 18 July 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Andersone 3 Dec. 

„ John, merchant ; Margaret Makcale 27 Jan. 

,, John, merchant ; Catharine Mitchelsone 1 1 Nov. 

,, John, printer ; Margaret Edward 12 Oct. 

„ John, printer ; Anna Halyday, by warrant to Mr. Andrew Cant 

2 July 

„ John, printer; Agnes Bowie, widow of John Currie, merchant 

pro. 6 Sept. 



632 
649 
657 

696 
651 
622 
630 
632 
633 
634 
637 
643 
647 
648 
648 
652 

655 
659 
662 
666 
667 
671 
674 
680 
687 
68g 
6g6 
638 
672 
675 
678 
684 
685 

692 

677 

633 
694 

636 
646 
615 

633 
651 
629 
658 
669 
680 
653 
653 
604 
646 
648 
652 
675 

687 

696 



572 



Edinburgh Marriaoe Register. [i 595-1 70a 



Reid (Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), John, smith ; Christian Whyte 

30 Oct. 

„ John, tailor ; Agnes Blaikie 30 May 

„ John, tailor ; Janet Young 13 Feb. 

~ „ John, tailor ; Eupham Duncane 25 July 

, „ John, tailor ; Helen Sterling 21 Dec. 

„ John, tailor ; Anna Hutoun 6 July 

, „ John, tailor, indweller ; Elizabeth Richie, d. of Gilbert 

R., mariner at Peterhead 5 Nov. 1699, m. 24 Nov. 

„ John, weaver ; Maiy Arbuthnet 27 Aug. 

,, John, weaver ; Helen Henrysone 20 Dec. 

„ John, weaver ; Agnes Stirling 27 Nov. 

■ „ John, workman ; Catharine Oglevie 27 June 

,, John, Wright ; Elspet Jamesone 2 Feb. 

„ John, Wright ; Agnes Oswell 28 Oct. 

„ John ; Christian Gillaspie 7 July 

John ; Sara Moderell - 5 June 

Margaret Wallace 14 Feb. 

Barbara Young 17 June 

Lidias, merchant ; Marion Binnie 7 Dec. 
Magdalene ; Walter Meaklejohnne, servitor to George Bruce 

15 Jan. 

; John Duncan, brewer 16 Jan. 

; Alexander Willson, weaver 7 June 

John Hunter, merchant 3 Dec. 

Robert Purdie, weaver 17 Nov. 

James Reid, cooper 6 Jan. 

William Sands, merchant 12 Jan. 

James Reid, in Ratho 5 Nov. 

Samuel Kein, clothier 5 Feb. 

Robert Crightoun, slater 8 Sept. 

William Courtie, tailor 1 2 Feb. 

William Todrig, tailor 16 Jan. 

Finlay Ewing, workman 22 July 

James Porteous, tailor 16 July 

David Calderwood, merchant 1 1 Apr. 

Walter Ronnald 30 June 

James Broun, sediler 16 Nov. 

Thomas Davise, printer 2i Aug. 

John Brounhill, wright 12 Sept. 

James Gibson, tailor 19 July 

William Walker i Sept. 

John Gray 17 Sept. 

Robert Douglass 27 Sept. 

Andrew Cowie 16 Sept. 

Robert Williamson 7 Aug. 

Thomas Allan, workman 28 June 

; John Yallowlies, pursuivant 25 Aug. 

; David Dowglas, mealmaker 24 Apr. 

; James Sturgeon, mason 19 June 

; Walter Scot, goldsmith 18 June 

; Alexander Chancellour 23 Aug. 

; Robert Broun 28 Nov. 

William Park, stabler 3 Apr. 

Matthew Young, hursbandman 18 Nov. 

James Hutchesone, merchant 17 May 

Robert Henderson, cordiner 4 June 

Alexander M'Adam, indweller i June 

Mr. Matthew, minister at Staplegordoun ; Margaret Crightoun 

6 Jan. 



John ; 
John ; 



Magdalene 

Magdalene 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

M argaret 

M argaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Mai-garet 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Marion 

Marion 

Marion 

Marion 

Marion 

Marion 

Mary ; 

Mary ; 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 



1665 



I595-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 573 

Reid (Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), Matthew, baker, burgess of 

Edinburgh ; Agnes Steell, widow of John Broomfield, 

baker in Canongate m. 11 Feb. 1697 in Canongate, 20 Dec. 1696 

„ Matthew, cobbler ; Jean Herries 23 Apr. 1668 

„ Matthew, husbandman ; Esther Fleeming 30 July 1640 

• „ Matthew, weaver ; Isobel Beanes 22 June 1615 

. „ Matthew, weaver ; Mary Pitie 30 July 1646 

: „ Mungo, stabler ; Jean Eliot 24 Sept. 1657 

„ Mr. Patrick, student in theology ; Elizabeth Gordoun 11 Feb. 1647 

„ Mr. Patrick ; Margaret Ballfour 26 Sept. 167 1 

„ Mr. Patrick ; Bessie Ogilbie, by Mr. Ferquard 8 Feb. 1687 

„ Patrick, barber in S. Leith ; his widow. Sec Jean Watson. 

. „ Patrick, cooper ; Isobel Ethingtoun 24 Jan. 1621 

„ Patrick, gardener ; Isobel Struthers 30 Sept. 1634 

„ Patrick, peuderer ; Agnes Patersone 27 July 1636 

„ Peter, wright ; Isobel Cuthbert 3 Sept. 1605 

„ Rachel; William Hall, writer 17 Feb. 1642 

„ Rachel; Simeon Tennent, merchant 21 Mar. 1654 

„ Ralph, cordiner ; Janet Cleland 19 Mar. 1661 

,, Robert, brewer's servant ; Jean Livingston, widow of 

Andrew L., tailor in S. Leith 5 June 1698, m. 30 June 1698 

„ Robert, horseboy ; Janet Mullikin 9 Oct. 1627 

„ Robert, merchant ; Agnes Borthuik 17 June 1619 

', „ Robert, saddler ; Isobel Dumbar 16 Mar. 1694 

„ Robert, tailor ; Catharine Heslope 20 Oct. 1665 

■ „ Robert, tailor ; Janet Fergusson 16 Jan. 1668 

,, Samuel, husbandman ; Marion Skirvin t. 6 June 161 1 

; „ Sarah ; Alexander Randie 16 June 1596 

: „ Sarah ; Robert Rae, merchant 10 Dec. 1646 

„ Susanna ; Laurence Mitchell, weaver 7 Dec. 1632 

„ Susanna ; David Crookeschank, cooper 20 June 1643 

„ Susanna; Robert Edgelay, packman 15 Nov. 1644 

,, Susanna; William Cuninghame, soldier 9 Apr. 1671 

„ Thomas, bookbinder ; Janet Wilkie 17 July 1644 

„ Thomas, cordiner; Margaret Hamiltoun 21 Sept. 1603 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Grisel Ros 13 June 1645 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Marion Richardson, married at Borthwick 

30 July 1675 
„ Thomas, porter ; Grisel Bosuall 31 ^lay 1636 

„ Thomas, skinner ; Margaret Henrysoune 26 May 1601 

„ Thomas, stabler ; Jean Weir 14 June 1631 

■ „ Thomas, tailor ; Helen Balanie 25 Nov. 1624 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Rebecca Cowstine 15 Jan. 1669 

„ Thomas, workman ; Isobel Bartan, d. of the deceased 
George B., mariner in Queensferry 

10 May 1696, m. 12 June 1696 
„ Thomas, wright; Bessie Moffet 5 Aug. 1642 

„ Thomas, wright ; Geils Leitch 4 Nov. 1652 

„ Violet ; Walter Young, younger, merchant 26 Nov. 1663 

„ Walter, merchant, burgess ; Elizabeth Jamieson, d. of 

Thomas J., tailor, burgess 8 Dec. 1700, m. 30 Dec. 1700 

„ Walter, vulgar schoolmaster ; Janet Strang 14 July 1636 

„ Mr. William, minister of Dinning ; Margaret Fermer 13 July 1694 
„ William, baker ; Isobel Hodge 4 Oct. 1666 

„ William, baker ; Elspeth Whyte 5 July 1678 

„ William, cordiner ; Agnes Wallace 3 Jan. 1622 

„ William, flesher ; I3essie Grahame 17 June 1681 

„ William, gardener ; Janet Wilson 24 Nov. 1693 

„ William, merchant ; Janet Cochrane 10 Oct. 1599 

„ William, merchant ; Catharine Fullertoun 25 Mar. 1,658 

„ William, merchant ; Isobel Reid v... .- ;;■..-,- 7 Mar. 1661 



574 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Reid (Red, Reed, Rid, Ridde), William, merchant ; Janet Penman 

29 June 1665 
„ William, merchant ; Margaret Johnstoun, married by 

Mr. James Lundie lo Aug. 1677 

„ William, merchant ; his widow. Sec Margaret Johnstone. 
„ William, younger, merchant ; Catharine Rae 15 Sept. 1636 

„ William, tailor ; I3essie Uowglas 23 Nov. j 631 

„ William, tailor ; Margaret Beg 23 July 1634 

„ William, tailor ; Margaret Flaebairne 19 Nov. 1634 

„ William, tailor ; Marjory Gray, d. of deceased . . . 

Gray, mariner in Burntisland 14 May 1699, m. 2 June 1699 

,, William, weaver ; Mary Riddoch 18 Nov. 1647 

,, William, woolcomber ; Elspeth Cairnie 7 Nov. 1672 

„ William, workman ; Marion Boyd 11 June 1607 

,, William, workman; Isobel Clyd 11 May 1632 

„ William ; Janet Bruce 3 Feb. 1671 

„ William ; Margaret Williamson 27 Nov. 1677 

Reidhead, Matthew, cobbler ; Margaret Wood 10 Aug. 1677 

Reikie (Reekie, Reeky, Rikie), Agnes ; George Miller, tailor 11 Dec. 165 1 
„ Alexander, tailor ; Agnes Reid 26 June 1690 

„ Anna ; William Reikie 26 Nov. 1680 

„ Isobel ; James Giffuird, armourer 28 Nov. 1679 

,, John, tailor ; Isobel Gay, widow of William Walker, 

tailor II July 1697, m. 6 Aug. 1697 

„ Patrick, tylor ; Marion Heron, by warrant of B. Edin. 

7th May 29 Apr. 1689 

„ William ; Anna Reid 26 Nov. 1680 

Rein, Agnes ; Alexander Berrie, mason 24 June 1692 

Reith, Alexander, merchant ; Isobel Caddell 17 Aug. 1671 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Margaret Broun 16 Feb. 1609 

„ Elizabeth ; William Clerk, merchant 6 Aug. 1647 

„ Hew, miller; Jean Hunter 11 July 1650 

„ John, merchant ; Jean Broun 30 Dec. 1647 

„ Margaret ; John Boyd, merchant 27 July 1652 

„ Margaret; Cornelius Neilson, merchant 11 Jan. 1672 

,, Sara ; Robert Steidman 30 Jan. 1698 

Reiths, Elspeth ; George Bovver 15 May 1679 

Rendall (Rendaill), Margaret ; David Hamiltoun 13 Mar. 1694 

„ Mary ; Charles Broun, wright 25 July 1679 

„ William, litster ; Janet Glass 30 Sept. 1690 

Rennie (Rannie, Reanie, Renie), Agnes ; Francis Broun, 

merchant 2 June 1636 

,, Agnes ; Thomas Stuart, workman 27 July 1665 

„ Agnes ; Robert Stalker, indweller 3 Oct. 1697 

„ Catharine ; Alexander Ogilvie, cordiner 21 July 1670 

„ David, wright ; Helen Henderson 28 Nov. 1678 

„ Janet ; Ninian Tinto, workman 3 Aug. 1626 

„ Janet; James Dunneden, workman 21 June 1638 

„ Janet ; John Moderell, weaver 9 June 1643 

„ Jean ; James M'Math, tailor 9 Nov. 1665 

„ Margaret ; James Moore, glover 27 Sept. 1655 

„ Margaret ; William Thomson, armourer 5 Aug. 1669 

„ Patrick, cordiner ; Jean Wilson 14 Dec. 1665 

„ Patrick, cordiner ; Margaret Chalmers 12 July 1670 

Renton (Rantoun, Rentoun) of Lamberton, John ; Cicill Gibson, 

married by Mr. Archibald Turner 6 Apr. 1676 

„ Alison ; William Murdo, coriar i July 1641 

„ Allan, merchant ; Isobel Reid 17 Aug. 1624 

„ Bessie ; Patrick Nicoll, merchant i Mar. 1597 

„ Charles, sediler ; Mary Cochren 22 Nov. 1661 

„ Charles, sediler ; Mary Killpatrike 24 Aug. 1665 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



575 



Renton (Rantoun, Rentoun), George, baker ; 

George, barber ; Marion Watt 
George, husbandman ; Rebecca Dowglas 
Harry, wright ; Jean Wod 
Helen ; John Andersone, slater 
Helen ; William Scott 
Helen ; Henry Goodlet, skinner 
James, cordiner ; Isobel Turner 
Janet ; Alexander M'Quhan, stabler 
John, cordiner ; Margaret Lawsoune 
Marion ; James Willson 
Marion ; Alexander Davidson 
Renwick (Reanick, Rennick), Arthur, mason ; 



Catharine Scott 

29 June 

10 June 

9 July 

4 Nov. 

26 Nov. 

17 July 

12 Dec. 

11 July 
23 Feb. 

13 Nov. 

12 June 
21 Oct. 

Bessie Tranent 

13 July 

,, Thomas, armourer ; Grizel Scotte 29 June 

„ William ; Helenor Coleinwood 27 July 

Reoch, Janet ; John Reoch, mason 8 Sept. 

„ John, mason ; Janet Reoch 8 Sept. 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Ker 6 Dec. 

„ John ; Giles Wiseman 21 June 

„ William, wright ; Jean Fiddes 4 Dec. 

Retail, Bessie ; John Smythe, tailor 3 Mar. 

Reull. See Rule. 

Rewcastle, Grizel ; John Jameson, slater 16 Nov. 

„ John, cooper ; Margaret Bishope 20 Jan. 

„ John ; Margaret Angus 26 Jan. 

„ Walter, carrier of Hawick ; Abigail Lamb 3 July 

,, William, merchant ; Marion Cleghorne 22 Jan. 

Rewet, Jean ; William Makley, wright 21 June 

Reyburn. See Raeburn. 

Reynolds (Rainolds), John, apothecary ; Janet Kennedy 19 Oct. 

,, John, in Leith ; Christian Kerss, married by Mr. Alex- 
ander Malcolme 2 Sept. 
Rhind (Rind, Rinde, Rynd), Andrew, tailor ; Janet Philp t. 16 May 
Barbara ; John Balfour, tailor 8 July 
Catharine ; Robert Fowlis, merchant 26 Aug. 
Catharine ; Thomas Walker, writer 4 Aug. 
Catharine ; Robert Scougall, husbandman 6 June 
Christian ; John Smyth, tailor 12 Apr. 
Debora ; William Leitch, merchant 3 June 
Isobel ; Thomas Baikbie, tailor 2 June 
Isobel ; James Mure, vintner 16 Nov. 
James, merchant ; Barbara Clappertoun 8 June 
Janet ; James Wricht, writer 27 Jan. 
John, merchant ; Bessie Seatoun 16 Feb. 
John, merchant ; Janet Makcale 10 Dec. 
Margaret ; James Sandelands, tailor 18 July 
Margaret ; John Pargillies, merchant 8 Dec. 
Marion ; Robert Wat, tailor 26 Oct. 
Nicoll, tailor ; Janet Penstoun 18 July 
Patrick, glover ; Christian Anderson 17 July 
Thomas, tailor ; Elizabeth Richen 13 June 
Riard, Josias " croseletmaker " ; Janet Nicolsoune 5 May 
Riccard (Ricard, Riccart), Janet ; Andrew Henrysone, litster 

20 Jan. 
16 June 



„ Alexander, tailor ; Giles Robertson 
„ Josias, crosletmaker ; Elspeth Smyth 
Rice, John, silkweaver ; Priscilla Jones 
Richard, George, indweller ; Helen Whyte 
„ Janet ; James Bald, cordiner 



20 Apr. 

25 Aug. 

16 July 

3 July 



675 
670 
658 
641 
647 
668 
686 
679 
613 
605 
685 
692 

680 
649 
648 
693 
693 
661 
689 
679 
601 

675 
682 
686 
694 
628 
650 

677 

684 
611 
645 
634 
653 
673 
610 
641 
642 
647 
630 
602 
614 
634 
643 
682 
652 
616 
663 

673 
607 

612 
691 

597 
688 
674 
666 



576 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Richard, Thomas, merchant ; Janet Tait 

„ William, merchant ; Rachel Murray 
Richardson (Richardsoune, Rychardsone) of 

Robert ; Eupham Skene 
Agnes ; John Meggat, cordiner 
Agnes ; Thomas Girdwood, tailor 
Agnes ; Andrew Harlaw 
Agnes ; Andrew Baillie, merchant 
Agnes ; WiUiam Dickson, writer 
Agnes ; Alexander Speirs, weaver 
Agnes ; Francis Forrest 
Alexander, cordiner ; Marion Dickson 
Alexander, cutler ; Katharine Cummyng 
Alexander, cutler ; Janet Clerk 
Beatrix ; Donald Baine, bower 
Bessie ; Richard Aitkin 
Bethia ; Alexander Leyis, gardener 
Catharine ; John Mounteath, merchant 
Catharine ; James Stainhouse, baker 
Christian ; John Willson, baker 
David, cutler ; Margaret Bichat 
David, merchant ; Bessie Riddell 
David, tailor ; Catharine Wood 
David, tailor ; Christian Melvill 
David ; Sara Bynning 
David ; Abigail Ferker 
Duncan, cutler ; Margaret Yetts 
Elspeth ; James Rae, maltman 
Esther ; James Smith 
Eupham ; Thomas Broun, merchant 
Frances ; William Destinbrieue, Frenchman 
George, brewer ; Sarah Buchanan 
Helen ; David Aitkine, cordiner 
Helen ; David Hog, baker 
Helen ; Thomas Smyth, wright 
Isobel ; William Lytlee, merchant 
Isobel ; James Cockburn 
James, cordiner ; Bessie Raid 
James, cordiner ; Margaret Park 
James, merchant ; Helen Lawsoune 
James, saddler ; AHson Clerk 
James, saddler ; Janet Dryburgh 
James ; Margaret Arther 
Janet ; Patrick Wardrop, armourer 
Janet ; Patrick Govein, merchant 
Janet ; William Calendar, glazier 
Jean ; William Dowglas, tailor 
Jean ; John Campbell, cook 
Jean ; John Innes, brother-german to Sir Robert Innes 

of Moortoun 
Jean ; Robert Thomson, baker 
Jean ; David Mitchell, baker 
Mr. John, writer ; Alison Pennycook, married 

Andrew Kynneir 
John, cutler ; Bessie Gilchrist 
John, flesher ; Helen Broun 
John, merchant ; Helen Hutchesoune 
John, merchant ; Elizabeth Aitkin 
John, merchant ; Barbara Purves 
John, merchant ; Jean Dowglas 
John, merchant ; Margaret Aitcheson, d 

William A. in Haddington 



5 Mar. 


1607 


26 Sept. 


667 


Pencatland, 




4 Jan. 


[610 


3 June 


606 


20 Nov. 


662 


17 Jan. 


665 


22 Nov. 


670 


21 Dec. 


[671 


28 Dec. 


[676 


22 Feb. 


[686 


15 June 


666 


2 July 


600 


8 Sept. 


[601 


9 Feb. 


[613 


10 Nov. 


1596 


14 Dec. 


[615 


7 Feb. 


[609 


13 Nov. 


[674 


28 Apr. 


[671 


7 May 


[606 


16 June 


[608 


9 Mar. 


666 


25 Apr. 


1676 


23 Apr. 


t595 


27 Oct. 


[596 


9 July 


[612 


9 July 


[674 


5 Sept. 


690 


16 July 


600 


n 23 Oct. 


673 


14 June 


678 


21 Dec. 


[666 


14 Oct. 


670 


18 Dec. 


679 


4 Apr. 


616 


24 May 


[696 


II Jan. 


[683 


24 J une 


684 


27 June 


604 


2 Dec. 


601 


24 Apr. 


[606 


15 Sept. 


596 


test. 31 July 


610 


3 July 


[617 


20 June 


673 


18 Sept. 


606 


8 Feb. 


610 


Robert Innes 




29 Mar. 


670 


17 July 


674 


16 Nov. 


686 


ried by Mr. 




29 Dec. 


674 


6 Dec. 


598 


30 Nov. 


666 


5 June 


604 


6 June 


605 


II Jan. ] 


610 


27 Sept. 


614 


of deceased 




pro. 8 Jan. \ 


699 



I595-I700-] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 577, 

Richardson (Richardsoune, Rychardsone), John, sediler ; 

Christian Fullertoun 13 July 1654 

„ John, weaver ; Jean Grange 30 Alar. 1624 

„ John, weaver ; Marion Scotte 28 June 1655 
„ John ; Sarah French, by Mr. John M'Queen in the 

Tron Kirk 17 Dec. 1686 

„ Margaret ; Nicol Yuill, merchant 21 Aug. 1606 

„ Margaret ; David Lindesay, merchant 17 Feb. 1626 

„ Margaret ; James Plenderleith, cooper 9 July 1669 

„ Margaret ; James Tod, vvright 13 July 1675 

„ Marion ; George Young, weaver n July 1644 

„ Marion ; Thomas Reid, merchant 30 July 1675 

„ Marion ; James Vaitch, wheelwright g July 1680 

,, Marion ; Thomas Inglis 8 Jan. 1691 

„ Martha ; Robert Straiton 23 Aug. 1685 

„ Mary ; James Henderson, macer 22 Aug. 1681 

„ Priscilla ; James Dalmahoy, beltmaker 10 July 1668 

„ Mr. Robert, writer ; Margaret Cuninghame 24 Nov. 1670 
„ Mr. Robert, W.S. ; Margaret Law, married by Mr. 

William Annand, Dean, upon the 30th of August 

1678 I Sept. 1678 

„ Robert, indweller ; Margaret Burrell i June 1665 

,, Robert, stabler ; Agnes Couper 29 July 1670 

„ Robert ; sic. 30 July 1675 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Janet Dorrett 26 May 1682 

,, William, baker ; Christian Streatoun 25 Nov. 1659 

„ William, coppersmith ; Helen Sinclair 23 Jan. 1668 

„ William, merchant ; Christian Nairne i Dec. 1642 

„ William, merchant ; Elizabeth Thomson, by warrant of 

B. Edin. to Dr. Alexander Monro 24 July 1686 
„ William, writer, son of Adam R., schoolmaster at Dyce ; 
Jean Burnett, d. of deceased Alexander B., merchant 

in Aberdeen pro. 17 May 1696 
Sec also Richieson. 

Richen, Elizabeth ; Thomas Rind, tailor 13 June 1673 
Richieson (Richesone, Richiesone, Richisone, Ritcheson), 

Agnes ; Alexander Moftet, merchant 25 June 1646 

„ Alexander, flesher ; Margaret Fleeming 3 June 1652 

„ Barbara ; Andrew Thomesone, cooper 19 June 161 7 

„ Barbara ; James Smyth, tailor 18 Feb. 1631 

,, Bessie ; James Stirling, mason 17 Dec. 1629 

,, Bessie ; James Johnstoun, tailor 19 June 1634 

„ Bessie ; George Small, packman 8 Nov. 1642 

„ Catharine ; William Trotter, merchant > 16 Jan. 1623 

„ Catharine ; Gilbert Forrest, cordiner 9 Dec. 1647 

„ Catharine ; John Robesone, tailor 12 Aug. 1652 

„ David, cutler ; Catharine Strang 26 Oct. 1627 

„ Elizabeth ; Walter Innesse, feltmaker 16 July 1658 

„ Elspet ; Alexander Huntley, merchant 29 Nov. 1621 

„ Helen ; David Elder, maltman 30 Aug. 1632 

„ Isobel ; James Twaddell, tailor 18 Feb. 1634 

„ Isobel ; James Makgarvie, husbandman 20 July 1647 

„ Isobel ; John Finlawson, tailor 19 Sept. 1697 

„ James, indweller in West port ; Margaret Gibson 15 June 1693 
,, James, soldier ; his widow. See Catharine Butle. 

„ James, tailor ; Christian Tullo 19 Oct. 1615 

„ Janet ; John Morphie, tailor n Jan. 1644 

„ Janet ; John Tait, merchant 20 Sept. 1655 

„ Jean ; James Whyte, husbandman 18 June 1630 

„ John, cooper ; Janet Thomsone 15 June 1630 

„ John, merchant ; Elizabeth Stuart 19 Mar. 1657 

2o 



578 Edinburgh Marriage Rezister. [1595-1700. 

Richieson (Richesone. Richiesone, Richisone, Ritcheson), John, 

workman ; Christian Slowan 25 Aug. 161 2 

„ Marion ; James Barten, weaver 22 Dec. 1659 

„ Sara ; Gilbert Hering, stabler 6 Jan. 1620 

„ William, baker ; Helen Scheill 23 Nov. 164J 

„ William, baker ; Janet Symsoun 30 Sept. 1646 

„ William, cutler ; Helen Melvill 11 Sept. 1634 

„ William, weaver ; Bessie Haddo 2 July 1646 

See also Richardson. 
Richman (Richeman), Andrew, cordiner ; Margaret Glendunning 

16 Dec. 1647 
„ Bessie ; James Black, gardener 26 Mar. 1646 

„ James, smith ; Christian Fleabairne 25 Apr. 1637 

„ Janet ; Richard Boyd, flesher 15 June 1649 

,, Margaret ; William Achesoune, mason 20 Feb. 1605 

Richmond, Bessie ; Robert Walter, precentor 3 Dec. 1671 

,, David, merchant in Machlan ; Margaret M'Clean, d. of 

Robert M , farmer in Dairy parish, 17 Mar. 1700, m. 4 Apr. 1700 
Rickart, William, workman ; Alison Bannatyne 7 Nov. 1672 

Riddell of Friershaw, Mr. William, advocate ; his widow. See 
Elizabeth Riddell. 
,, of Newhouse, Walter ; Christian Stoddert, married by 

Mr. George Trotter 30 Apr. 1684 

,, of that Ilk, Sir John ; Margaret Hepburn, Lady Rosehill 

pro. 13 Aug. 1699 
„ Agnes ; Mr. John Nisbet, writer 28 Sept. 1686 

„ Andrew, workman ; Janet Johnstoun 23 Sept. 1652 

„ Bessie ; David Richardsoune, merchant 16 June 1608 

„ Catharine ; John Anerdaill, tailor 26 Nov. 1658 

„ Catharine ; William Scott, merchant 14 Nov. 1678 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. James Dollas, younger of St. Martins 19 Feb. 1683 
„ Elizabeth ; Patrick Thomson, merchant 2 Aug. 1696 

„ Elizabeth ; James Ellis 3 Nov. 1700 

„ Grizel ; Mr. Henry Nisbet 9 Feb. 1657 

„ Helen ; Thomas Gordon, merchant 15 Nov. 1677 

„ Isobel ; Robert Dudhope, weaver 14 Aug. 1668 

,, James, late bailie ; Marion Blythman 14 Sept. 1677 

„ James, merchant ; Bessie AUane 12 Nov. 1607 

„ James, merchant; Elizabeth Fowlis 15 Oct. 1639 

„ James, merchant ; Jean Andersone 5 Apr. 1655 

„ James, merchant in Edinburgh ; Anna Hume, lawful 

dau. of Alexander H. of St. Bathans 31 Mar. 1692 

„ James, skinner ; Margaret Lowrie 11 Nov. 161 3 

„ Jean ; Robert Laurie of Maxeltoun 7 July 1674 

„ Jean ; George Cuthbertson, cordiner 4 June 1678 

„ John, merchant ; Margaret Logane 9 Oct. 1639 

„ John, Wright ; Isobel Paterson 17 Dec. 1669 

„ Margaret; Archibald Ker 15 Apr. 1680 

„ Marion ; Robert Forrest, shoemaker 2 Dec. 1628 

„ Marion ; William Stuart, merchant 28 Oct. 1652 

„ Marion ; Alexander Tinsley, glover i July 1656 

„ Marion ; John Handisyde, merchant 17 June 168] 

„ Robert, woolfiner ; Catharine Crombie 2 Dec. 1634 

„ Robert, workman ; Janet Wat 26 Aug. 1652 

„ Susanna ; Thomas Rutherfuird 25 Feb. 1681 

, Thomas ; Bethia Gibson, by warrant of B. St. Andrews 

to Dr. Strachan 10 June 1687 

„ Walter, eldest lawful son of Sir John R. of that Ilk, 
knight, baronet ; Margaret Watt, lawful dau of Mr. 
John W. of Rosehill 18 Apr. 1692 

„ Walter, merchant ; Catharine Nisbet 30 Sept. 1652 



I595-I700-] Edinhirgh Marriage Register. 579 



Riddell, William, advocate ; Elizabeth Wauchope 25 Feb. 

„ William, baker ; Agnes Gourley 12 July 

„ William ; Masie Burnet 25 June 

,, William ; Jean Tailer 9 July 
Riddoch (Ridoche) of Lagan, John ; Jean Drummond, married 
by Mr. John Hamilton upon warrand from my lord 

Bishop of Dunblane 15 Aug. 

„ of Laggan, John ; Eupham Weems 12 Jan. 

„ Catharine ; Edward Makcure, merchant 9 Sept. 

„ Catharine ; John Willson, candlemaker 8 Sept. 

„ James, indweller ; Elspeth Forrest 3 July 

„ Janet ; William Anderson, coppersmith 28 Apr. 

„ Janet ; Mr. George Jellie i June 

„ Jean ; John Annand, tailor 8 Dec. 

„ John, candlemaker ; Margaret Davidson 18 Jan. 

„ John, indweller ; Elizabeth Nisbet, married by Mr. 

William Annand, Dean 21 Mar. 

„ John, mariner ; Beatrix Hodge 20 Nov. 

„ John, merchant ; Agnes Meakejohne 30 Nov. 

„ John, servitor to my Lord Mar ; Grisel Andersone 28 Mar. 

,, John, writer ; Agnes Gillmour, married by Mr. John Robertson 

29 Mar. 

„ Margaret; Richard Gibsone, tailor 21 June 

„ Margaret ; Alexander M'Clearun 22 June 

„ Marion ; Robert Gib, cordiner 15 Nov. 

„ Marion ; William Mitchell 7 Aug. 

„ Mary; William Reid, weaver 18 Nov. 

Rie, James, husbandman ; Anna Hume 22 Nov. 
Rig (Rigg) of Rigsland, Mr. Thomas, advocate ; Mrs. Anna 
Cunningham, d. of deceased William C. of Enterkin 

18 Feb. 1700, m. 4 Mar. 

„ Agnes ; William Buchanan, writer 6 Dec. 

„ Agnes ; Mr. John Rig, advocate 19 Feb. 

„ Agnes ; James Peter, writer 11 Mar. 

„ Alison ; Master John Skene, advocate 29 June 

„ Catharine ; William Rutherfurde, merchant 14 July 

„ Christian ; Mr. Alexander Persone, advocate i June 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. James Nicolsoune 7 Feb. 

„ Elizabeth ; John Levingstoun, merchant 20 Apr. 

„ Helen ; Mr. George Halyburtoun, advocate 30 July 

„ Hew, tailor ; Jean Flek 27 May 

„ Isobel ; John Howstoun, woolfiner 7 Aug. 

„ Isobel; Gilbert Kennedie of Arrowland 31 Mar. 

„ James, chirurgian ; Bessie Gledstaines 4 July 

„ Mr. John, advocate ; Agnes Rig 19 Feb. 

„ Mr. John ; Isobel Maxwell 25 Nov. 

„ Robert, meillmaker ; Marie Crightoun 2 July 

„ Sarah ; James Loch, younger, merchant 24 Jan. 

,, William, elder, merchant ; Margaret Donaldsone 12 Feb. 

,, William, younger ; Sara Inglis 9 Jan. 

Ringan, John, workman ; Margaret Watsone 18 Nov. 

Ringstead, Jean ; Robert Oliver, soldier 28 June 
Rintoul (Rantoule, Rentowle, Rintowell), Elizabeth ; James 

Paterson in Hawick 13 Mar. 

„ John, mariner ; Margaret Henderson 23 Nov. 

„ John, stabler ; Janet Andersone 10 June 

Rippertoun, John ; Catharine FairfouU, married by Mr. 

Andrew Cant, younger 8 Feb. 

Risk, John, writer ; Marion Dicksone 30 Apr. 

,, John ; Jean Low, by Dr. Robertson in the N. K, 11 Jan. 



670 
610 

595 
682 



694 
651 
676 
666 
676 
690 
654 
684 

680 
640 
648 
611 

682 
655 
693 
666 
690 
647 
636 



700 
621 

633 
670 
603 
614 
615 
609 
626 
612 
606 
610 
642 
622 

633 
677 
616 
667 
618 
612 
623 
660 



674 
641 

684 
658 
687 



580 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Ritchie (Richie, Rychie, Rytchie), Adam, tailor ; Margaret Phinnie 

26 Nov. 1647 
„ Agnes; William Blair 19 Nov. 1595 

,, Agnes ; Thomas George, merchant 21 Dec. 1648 

,, Agnes ; John Crightoun, workman 3 Aug. 1654 

„ Agnes ; Gilbert Rankin, brewer 3 Oct. 1661 

,, Alexander, cordiner ; Marie Lyll, married disorderly 27 Mar. 1691 
„ Alexander, flesher ; Mause Henrysone 4 June 1647 

,, Alexander, mason ; Alison Wylie 9 Aug. 1678 

„ Alexander, mason ; Margaret Anderson, married by Mr. 

John F^erquhar 20 Aug. 1682 

,, Barbara ; Mr. Robert Levingstoun 17 Sept. 1661 

„ Barbara ; John Hamilton, wright 2 June 1670 

„ Bessie ; James Christie, embroiderer ti June 1647 

,, Bessie ; Robert Johnstoun, maltman 27 Nov. 1656 

„ Catharine ; James Forret, skinner 29 Aug. 1632 

,, David, merchant; Janet Waddell 28 June 1621 

„ Elizabeth ; Andrew Cowie 4 Nov. 1687 

„ Elizabeth ; John Reid 5 Nov. 1699 

„ Elspeth ; John Thorntoun, maltman 5 July 1677 

„ Eupham ; John M'Farlan, W.S. 16 Apr. 1680 

,, Hew, tailor ; Masie Cassillis to Aug. 1602 

„ Isobel ; Edward Bell, tailor i Nov. 1632 

,, Isobel ; James Bouckle, moold maker 15 Nov. 1638 

,, Isobel ; Alexander Cowie, wright 2 Jan. 1639 

„ Isobel ; Patrick Dennistoun, cordiner 29 June 1654 

,, James, maltman ; Dorothy Fairlie 29 July 1664 

„ James, merchant ; Margaret Johnston 10 Dec. 1689 

„ James, tailor, indweller ; Agnes Gavelock, d. of deceased 

James G., baker 10 May 1696, m. 9 June 1696 

,, James, writer ; Janet Makaulay 27 Apr. 1643 

,, James ; Barbara Anderson 30 Apr. 1686 

,, Janet ; Robert Miller, husbandman 11 July 1639 

„ Janet ; John Stuart, merchant 16 Jan. 1645 

„ Janet; Rorie M'Donald i June 1677 

„ Janet ; James Jameson, flesher 3 Sept. 1680 

„ Janet; William Bromhill 23 Dec. 1687 

,, Janet ; James Plenderleith 9 June 1700 

„ Mr. John ; Mary Inglis 30 July 1647 

,, John, merchant ; Grissell Cairnes 17 June 1600 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Mowbray 11 June 161 8 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Cuningham, by warrant of B. Edin. 

29 Jan. 1686 
„ John, tailor ; Bessie Firth 14 Dec. 161 5 

„ John, weaver ; Catharine Aisoune 4 Feb. 1608 

„ John, writer ; Margaret Alexander 5 June 1628 

„ John, writer ; Mary Borthwick 9 Dec. 1692 

„ John, writer in Edinburgh ; Elizabeth Kincaid, lawful d. 
of deceased Walter K., merchant in Edinburgh 

pf'o. 25 Aug. 1700 
„ John ; Margaret Young 9 June 1596 

„ John ; Margaret Greg 25 July 1689 

„ Katharine ; David Wauche 21 May 1595 

„ Margaret; James Wood, merchant 11 Junei6i2 

„ Margaret; John Fultoun, shoemaker 15 May 1628 

„ Margaret ; Robert Russell, weaver 30 June 1668 

„ Margaret ; John Ramsay, baker 30 Nov. 1684 

,, Marion ; William Swane, writer 25 Apr. 1604 

„ Marion ; William Peutherer 19 Nov. 1699 

„ Rebecca ; John Symesoune, bookbinder 10 Aug. 1602 

„ Sara ; Hew Duncane, smith 28 Nov. 1632 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 



58^ 



Ritchie (Richie, Rychie, Rytchie), Tiiomas, weaver in S. Leitli ; 
Elizabeth Knight, d. of Alexander K. in Drumblait in 
Aberdeenshire m. at S. 'L€\i\\^ pro. 13 Dec. 

„ Walter, merchant ; Janet Thomesoune 5 Jan. 

„ William, saddler ; Alison Drysdaill 30 June 

„ William, shoemaker ; Janet Johnstoun 9 June 

Robb (Rob), Agnes ; Thomas Wilsoun, saddler 11 June 

„ Agnes ; Thomas Houlatson, glazier 9 Dec. 

,, Agnes ; William Scoon, glazier 27 Aug. 

,, Alexander, groom to the Earl of Roxburgh ; Agnes 
Veitch, d. of deceased John V., glover at Caltoun 

7 Mar. 1697, m. 23 Mar. 



6 Apr. 
2 Aug. 

3 J^iiy 

14 Aug. 

22 July 

13 Sept. 

27 Feb. 

1 Dec. 
J 8 Nov. 

2 Apr. 
14 July 

per licence, 9 Nov. 
I July 



Alexander, tailor ; Jean Cuninghame 

Andrew, tailor ; Marion Steill 

Andrew, tailor ; Margaret Tweedie 

Charles, brewer ; Janet Crawfurd 

Charles, brewer ; Janet Dalrymple 

Charles, servitor to Argyll ; Marjory Robertsone 

Christian ; James Smyth, tailor 

Christian ; Henry Reid 

George, cooper ; Marion Mitchell 

Jean ; Andrew Baillie 

John, cooper ; Agnes Park 

John, feltmaker ; Isobel Chrystie 

John, smith ; Jean Horsbrook 

John, tailor ; Catharine Rae 20 July 

John, tailor ; Grissell Ferquhard 4 Aug. 

John, workman ; Catharine Muir 15 June 

John, Wright ; Christian Horsburgh 13 Jan. 

John, Wright ; Margaret Sandelands, married by Mr. 

James Lundie 20 Apr. 

Margaret ; John Pirrhie, cordiner 5 Feb. 

Marion ; John Henderson, combmaker 23 Dec. 

Thomas, tailor ; Grizel Robertsone 18 Sept. 

William, calseymaker ; Janet Trowp 13 Apr. 

William ; Jane Annand 15 June 

Robin (Robein), Isobel ; John Andersone, glover 5 July 

Robins (Robeines), John, soldier ; Catharine Finlay 16 Oct 

Robertoun, Catharine ; Thomas Stark, merchant 14 June 

„ James ; Isobel Hamilton 13 Apr. 

„ Robert, wright ; Isobel Wilsoun i May 

„ Thomas, mason ; Margaret Crawford 19 Oct. 
Robertson (Robertsone), Agnes ; John Philip, merchant 12 Dec. 

„ Agnes ; Thomas Miller, "chopman" 20 July 

,, Agnes ; David M'Kindoe, tailor 5 Mar. 

„ Agnes ; Gavin Heriot, merchant 2 Aug. 

„ Agnes ; John Breadfoote, merchant 4 June 

„ Agnes ; John Johnstoun 3 Mar. 

„ Agnes; Alexander Thomsone 12 July 

„ Agnes'; Alexander Holme 2 July 

„ Agnes ; Andrew Mortimer 29 July 

,, Agnes ; Andrew Jacksone, shoemaker 23 June 

„ Agnes ; Andrew Gairdner, carter 9 Mar. 

„ Agnes ; Thomas Dunbar 4 Feb. 

„ Mr. Alexander, brewer ; Margaret Young 3 July 
„ Alexander, armourer ; Mary Maklewrath, by warrant of 

B. Edin. 25 Jan. 

,, Alexander, brewer ; Anna Scott 14 June 

,, Alexander, cordiner ; Alison Gladstaines 22 Aug. 

„ Alexander, flesher ; Catharine Aitkine 6 Apr. 

„ Alexander, glover ; Bessie Clerk . 20 Apr. 



1696 
1609 
1634 
1635 
]6i6 

1674 
1686 



697 
627 
667 
677 
606 
619 
649 
623 
688 
634 
680 
630 
682 
641 
630 
631 
666 
671 

677 
674 

679 
635 
637 
688 
642 
657 
619 
671 
632 

631 
611 
613 
618 
621 
628 

633 
638 
640 
642 

653 
660 
692 
673 

685 
667 

679 
676 
671 



582 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [\s%-\yoo. 



Robertson (Robertsone), Alexander, gunsmith ; Helen Gray 8 May 
,, Alexander, maltman ; Agnes Davidson 30 Nov. 

„ Alexander, smith ; Helen Finlaysone 10 Oct. 

„ Alexander, soldier ; Elizabeth Melvill, married by Mr. 

Andrew Cant, younger i 5 Feb. 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Agnes Binnie 9 July 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Eupham Gentle 8 Feb. 

„ Alexander, tailor ; Jean Glendunning 10 Mar. 

„ Alexander ; Marion Wilkie 23 Oct 

,, Alexander ; Margaret Morison, by Bp. Hamilton, Lord 

Dunkeld, in the N. K. 30 June 

„ Alexander; Isobel Orrock 11 Feb. 

„ Alison ; Hew Kennedie 17 Aug. 

„ Allan, tailor ; Barbara Levingstoun 27 June 

„ Andrew, cook; Giles Cornewell 18 Dec. 

„ Andrew, gardener in Kelso parish ; Elizabeth M'Calaw, 

d. of deceased James M. at Boudoun 

10 July 1698, m. 3 Aug. 
,, Andrew, weaver ; Margaret Barroun 
„ Andrew, writer ; Janet Grant 
,, Andrew, Lord Tweeddale's steward ; 

„ Andrew ; Janet Dairny 
„ Anna ; John Edwards, litster 
„ Anna ; John Threepland, goldsmith 
„ Anna ; John M'Pherson 
,, Archibald, merchant ; Isobel Grahame 
,, Archibald, weaver ; Janet Grein 
„ Archibald, writer ; Helen Methven 
„ Barbara ; James Schang, wright 
George Hommill 
Thomas Young, merchant 
; Nicolas Jan 
; Hew Lyndesay, goldsmith 
; John Johnstoun 
Robert Scotte 
James Gooven, brewer 
John Creise, weaver 
Catharine ; Thomas Guthre, merchant 
Catharine ; David Steill, tailor 
Catharine ; James Anderson 
Catharine ; Andrew Fuird 
Charles, brewer ; Helen Logan 

Margaret Logan, married by Mr. John 

8 June 

7 Nov. 

4 June 

Charles ; Janet Achison 12 June 

Charles ; Marion Harroway 

Archibald Ethingtoun, cordiner 
John Mitchel 
John Coule, mariner 
John Mount, glover 
Robert Whyte, barber 
John Tailer, tailor 
John Ross, wright 
John Lowson, tailor 
William Waker, flesher 
Daniel, cordiner ; Margaret Gilgour 
Daniel, embroiderer ; Jean Cuninghame, 
Mr. Alexander Ramsay 



Barbara 
Barbara 
Barbara 
Beatrix ; 
Beatrix ; 
Bessie 
Bessie 
Bessie 



Charles, vintner 

M'Queen 
Charles, writer ; Janet Wallace 
Charles, writer ; Marie Robertson 



Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 
Christian 





II June 




25 July 


Rosina 


Drysdaill 




27 June 




6 Mar. 




25 June 




29 Aug. 




29 Mar. 




20 Jan. 




30 July 




6 Sept. 




12 Nov. 




5 Jan. 




10 Sept. 




4 Sept. 




23 Sept. 




20 June 




29 July 




3 June 




27 June 




25 Jan. 




19 Dec. 




10 Dec. 




15 June 




28 Sept. 



married 



B. 31 Jan 
25 June 
23 May 

21 May 
18 Sept. 

19 Oct. 
4 June 
II Apr. 

22 Nov. 
13 Jan. 
3 June 

by 
22 Oct. 



1680 



J59S-»7oo.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 583 

Robertson (Robertsone), Daniel, merchant; Jean Law, widow 

of Robert Dickson, tailor 27 June 1697, m. 7 July 1697 

„ Daniel, merchant, burgess ; Katharine Bioune, widow 

of William Brown, skinner, burgess pro. 13 Oct. 1700 

„ David, baker ; Christian Dron 3 July 1690 

,, David, bookbinder ; Bessie Ramsay 11 Sept. 1628 

„ David, fermorar ; Christian Hay 4 Feb. 1641 

„ David, glover ; Elspeth Maether 26 Feb. 1648 

„ David, glover ; Helen Whyt, dau. of Robert W., flesher 

in Linlithgow , 2 June 1692 

„ David, indweller ; Mary Duncan, widow of Robert 

Sherly, baker in St. Ninians Row pro. 10 July 1698 

„ David, meilmaker ; Martha Cunninghame 30 Nov. 1609 

„ David, merchant ; Elizal)eth Haitlie 5 Dec. 1679 

„ David, seaman ; Elizabeth Milkim 25 Feb. 1676 

„ David, tailor ; Isobel Nisbet 15 Aug. 1634 

„ David, tinker; Agnes Huntter 3 Nov. 1608 

„ David, Wright ; Barbara Dudgeon 9 Dec. 1624 

„ David, writer; Janet Sutherland 15 June 1676 

„ David, writer ; Elizabeth Bining 28 July 1676 

„ David, writer ; Helen Carstairs, d. of deceased John C. 

of Cassengray 5 July 1696, m. 30 July 1696 

„ David, writer ; Isobel Farquhar, d. of deceased Alex- 
ander F. in Dundee 22 Oct. 1699, m. 23 Nov. 1699 

„ Edward,^ currier, burgess of Edinburgh ; his widow. 

See Catharine Falconer. 

„ Elizabeth ; Andrew Orchartoun, tailor 22 Aug. 1622 

„ Elizabeth ; George Reid, merchant 30 Nov. 1660 

„ Elizabeth ; Alexander Mennizies 30 Nov. 1682 

„ Elizabeth ; Jasper Meinzies, tanner 28 Mar. 1697 

„ Elizabeth ; John Lauther u June 1699 

„ Elspeth ; George Broun 2 Dec. 1600 

„ Elspeth ; George Cowstoun, cook 24 June 1607 

„ Elspeth ; John Heriott, seaman 29 Apr. 1675 

„ Elspeth ; George Stuart, wright 7 Sept. 1682 

„ Eupham ; Walter Hutoun 14 Dec. 1648 

„ Eupham ; William Potter 30 Sept. 1684 

„ Eupham ; David Mitchell 4 Nov. 1687 

„ Eupham ; William Dempster 25 Sept. 1698 

„ Gavin, cordiner ; Marion Horsburgh 21 Feb. 1667 

„ Mr. George, minister of West Calder ; Anna Nasmith, 

by warrant of B. Edin to Mr. John Robertson 2 Oct. 1685 

„ George, baker ; Janet Merchinstoun seinell procl. 30 Jan. 1677 

„ George, baker ; Janet Wright 30 Apr. 1682 

„ George, brewer ; Jean Moncrief 6 June 1678 

„ George, brewer ; Jean Ross 13 July 1682 

„ George, gardener ; Sara Dovvglas 25 Feb. 1636 

„ George, goldsmith ; Janet Traquair 9 Jan. 1616 

„ George, goldsmith ; Magdalene Primrose 28 Mar. 1644 

„ George, tobacco spinner ; Helen Taylor 18 Nov. 1692 

„ George, weaver ; Emmie Rid 28 June 1614 

„ George, workman ; Catharine Andersoune 31 May 1608 

„ George, writer in Dunblane ; Isobel Maitland vide 8 Nov. 1672 

,, George; Anna Blaikie 31 Dec. 1685 

„ Gideon, tailor ; Isobel Moore 21 Nov. 1643 

„ Gideon, town officer ; Janet Geddes 25 Sept. 1662 

„ Gideon; Christian Alane 24 June 165 1 

„ Gilbert, maltman ; Elizabeth Forrest 27 Feb. 1679 

„ Gilbert; Elspeth Fiddes 30 July 1595 

„ Giles ; Alexander Riccard 16 June 1691 

„ Grisel ; Thomas Rob 18 Sept. 1635 



584 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Robertson (Robertsone), Grisel ; Moyses Clerk 23 Dec. 1641 

,, Grizel ; Patrick Coldcleugh 19 Feb. 1691 

„ Harry, servitor to Earlston ; Christian Lyndsay 

19 Sept. 1656, duplicate 26 Sept. 1656 

„ Helen ; Robert Deanes, tailor 5 July 1650 

,, Helen ; Thomas Fiddes, flesher 31 May 1678 

,, Helen ; Adam Stuart, poultryman . 2 July 1678 

,, Helen ; George Christy, poultryman 12 Dec. 1686 

„ Helen ; Patrick Carfrae 31 Jan. 1690 

,, Helen ; Patrick Warrock 23 June 1690 

„ Helen ; Thomas Grant 19 Sept. 1697 

,, Henry, cordiner ; Eupham Ramage 6 Aug. 1640 

,, Henry, flesher ; Anna Tirie 4 Apr. 1675 

„ Henry, flesher; Christian Ross 7 July 1682 

„ Henry; Janet Stainhous 11 Oct. 1632 

„ Isobel, test. ; John Thomesone in Leith 5 July 1610 

„ Isobel ; Gavin Martine 16 Dec. 1628 

„ Isobel ; William Smyth 22 Jan. 1629 

,, Isobel ; William Davisone 4 June 1635 

,, Isobel ; John Johnstoun 2 Apr. 1644 

„ Isobel ; John Borelands, weaver 13 June 1667 

„ Isobel ; William Dalgleish, flesher 24 Dec. 1672 

,, Isobel ; Andrew Coats, smith 15 Dec. 1692 

„ James, blacksmith ; Margaret Rutherfoord 7 June 1627 

,, James, cordiner ; Elspet Johnestoun 14 July 1614 

„ James, "cowener " ; Jean Demster 11 Jan. 1644 

„ James, flesher ; Helen Bird 23 Nov. 1665 

„ James, flesher, burgess of Edinburgh ; Christian Stewart, 

d. of deceased Alexander S., indweller pro. 18 Sept. 1698 

,, James, gardener ; Agnes Dalmahoy 8 Dec. 1665 

„ James, indweller ; Jean Hepburn 16 Jan. 1673 

,, James, merchant ; Elizabeth Turneble 17 Oct. 1639 

„ James, merchant ; Bessie Lendores 24 Feb. 1654 

,, James, merchant ; Helen M'Kaig 10 July 1668 

,, James, merchant ; Janet Gray 18 Jan. 1672 

,, James, merchant ; Eupham Warrander 13 July 1675 

„ James, shoemaker; Janet Campbell 15 Dec. 1625 

„ James, surgeon ; Christian Gemmill 2 June 1678 

„ James, tailor ; Janet Penstoun 10 Feb. 1607 

,, James, tailor ; Agnes Park 12 Dec. 1661 

„ James, tailor ; Helen Scott 24 Nov. 1691 

„ James, weaver; Catharine Adamsone 21 Dec. 1626 

„ James, weaver ; Janet Cosh 11 Feb. 1630 

„ James, weaver ; Janet Barten 6 Dec. 1638 

„ James, woolcomber ; Janet Sheill 27 Jan. 1671 

„ James, workman ; Margaret Grahame 3 Oct. 1609 

,, James ; Janet Aikman 7 Jan. 1662 

„ James ; Helen Crightoun 28 Apr. 1670 

„ Janet ; William Campbell, tailor 29 Nov. 1603 

„ Janet ; James Gechen, merchant 9 Aug. 1610 

„ Janet ; John Lukeup, wright 18 June 1618 

„ Janet ; David Dalrymple, wright 9 Oct. 1623 

„ Janet; Robert Robertsone, cordiner 21 Oct. 1624 

„ Janet ; John Blair 9 Nov. 1631 

„ Janet ; John Meakle, tailor 10 Mar. 1648 

,, Janet ; Martin Camerone 28 Dec. 1648 

„ Janet ; Andrew Sym, slater 23 Nov. 1660 

„ Janet ; James Clyd, merchant 4 June 1667 

„ Janet ; James Ker, cordiner 13 Aug. 1669 

„ Janet ; John Bole, flesher 8 Apr. 1670 

„ Janet; Patrick Johnstoun, merchant 31 Aug. 1670 



1595-1700.] Edinburs'h Marriao^e ReHster 



585 



Robertson (Robertsone), Janet ; Robert Turnbull, indweller 15 Nov. 



Janet ; Patrick Robertson, indweller 
Janet ; Robert Russell, writer 
Janet ; Edward Bunkle 
Jasper, baker in Canongate ; Elizabeth 
deceased James I. in Wemyss 



hn 



29 Jan 
3 Nov. 

13 Aug. 
is, d. of 

pro. 23 Oct. 

22 Apr. 

18 Dec. 

24 Sept. 
8 Jan. 

1 1 Nov. 

23 Feb. 
3 Apr. 

20 Jan. 
20 Oct. 

6 July 
[I Jan. 

5 Dec. 

14 Mar. 

27 Mar. 

14 Nov. 
1 1 June 

28 May 
15 July 

19 Nov. 

29 June 

8 Dec. 

15 June 
3 June 

25 June 
23 June 

9 Dec. 



Jean ; Patrick Mershell, stabler 

Jean ; Donald Makdonald 

Jean ; James Russell 

Jean ; John Broun, merchant 

Jean ; Thomas Sandelands, wright 

Jean ; James Kincaid, gardener 

Jean ; John Laurence, tailor 

Jean ; George Adam, tailor 

Jean ; James Johnstoun, baker 

Jean ; John Nisbet, merchant 

Jean ; John Threepland, goldsmith 

Jean ; William Chapman, writer 

Jean ; David Douglass, wright 

Jean ; John Edgar of VVedderlie 

Jean ; Hugh M'Beth 

Jean ; Robert Drummond 

John ; Agnes Arnot 

John ; Margaret Cleland 

John ; Alison Fiddes 

John ; Agnes Anderson 

John ; Anna Stuart 

John ; Margaret Chrystie, semel., Mr. John Hamilton 

John ; Isobel Davidson 

John ; Grizel Stevenson 

John ; Catharine Hackit 

John ; Agnes Caldwell 

John ; Catharine Murray, in respect of her being with 

the minister of Beth was married there by him, Mr. 

George Gray 28 Feb. 

John ; Margaret Murray 21 June 

Jeremiah ; Jean Pollock, by warrant of B. Edin. to Mr. 

Trotter 22 July 

John, cook ; his widow. See Jean May. 

John, cutler; Agnes Stevinsone 15 Auf^ 

John, flesher, indweller ; Agnes Chatto 2 May 

John, gardener ; Margaret Tailer 26 Nov. 

John, gardener ; Anna Scott 19 June 

John, indweller ; Marion Gemble 12 June 

John, litster ; Anna Burn 18 Dec. 

John, mariner ; Janet Geddes [8 June 

John, mason ; Anna Scott 25 July 

John, mason ; his widow. See Martha Fyfe. 
John, merchant ; Helen Mowtray 19 May 

John, merchant ; Isobel Mitchell 5 Dec. 

John, merchant ; Janet Leishman 31 Dec. 

John, merchant ; Janet Salmond 30 Sept. 

John, merchant ; Elizabeth Reid, married at Duding- 

stoun upon the 17th of August instant 18 Aug. 

John, saddler ; Margaret Salmund, d. of the deceased 

Peter S., portioner in Whitburn 24 May 1696, m. 24 June 
John, schoolmaster in Liberton ; Helen Craik 12 June 

John, skipper in Queensferry ; his widow. See Barbara Simpson.' 
John, stabler ; Agnes Hardie 4 July 

John, tailor ; Isobel Snype 30 Nov. 



John, tailor ; Margaret Bailyea 



622 
624 
6 June 1627 



672 
678 
681 
699 



613 
623 
629 
657 
659 
664 
668 
670 
671 

673 
677 
678 

679 
679 
684 
699 

595 
612 
675 
679 
681 
684 
686 
686 
687 
687 



689 
689 



686 

622 

693 
629 
646 
691 
668 
618 
684 

601 
626 
644 
658 

665 

696 
656 



586 



Edinburgh MariHage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Robertson (Robertsone), John, tailor ; Marion Sowter 

,, John, tailor ; Janet Inglis 

,, John, wobster ; Katharine Schaw 

„ John, wobster ; Bessie Tweddell 

„ John, weaver ; Grisel Johnstoun 

„ John, workman ; Marion Makgill 

„ John, workman ; Janet Mitchell 

„ John, wright ; Jean Meatland 

,, Katharine ; Archibald Lokhart, meilmaker 

„ Katharine ; Gilbert Heslop, workman 

„ Laurence, weaver ; Agnes Logane 

„ Lilias ; David Willson, weaver 

„ Magdalene ; James Hay 

„ Malcolm, cook ; Janet Smyth 



Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

M argaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Margaret 

Marion ; 

Marion ; 



Mr. James Nicoll 

George Downie, mariner 

Alexander Logane, wright 

William Hunter, mason 

John Buchanan, baker 

John Pursell, shoemaker 

Thomas Hood 

James Duncan 

John Menzies 

James Haistie 

James Burne, merchant 

George Nicoll, tailor 

William Murray 

William Pringle, stabler 

John Ballcanquall 

Thomas M'Maines, woolcomber 

Laurence Broun, glover 

Donald Grant 

Robert Mowatt, cordiner 

John Smyth, tailor 

Andrew Kirktoun, merchant 

Robert Douglass, merchant 

Michael Crombie, flesher 

John Hay, soldier 

John Foreman 

James Grier 

William Sympson 

John Aikman, maltman 

George Dennistoun 

Robert Houggin 

Gilbert Ruthven 

Robert Tait 
William Weir, sheathmaker 
John Balfour, baker 



Marion ; George Jamesone, post 

Marion ; James Potter 

Marion ; Ranald Murray, merchant 

Marjory ; James Pender, merchant 

Marjory ; David Martin, tailor 

Marjory ; James Spence, marikin-dresser 

Marjory ; Charles Rob 

Marjory ; John Adamsone, merchant 

Mary ; Robert Muir, indweller 

Mary ; John Hutoun, weaver 

Marie ; Charles Robertson 

Marie ; William Bernard, writer 

Mary ; Richard Forrest 



16 May 16 


22 July 16 


6 June 16 


20 Mar. 16 


25 Oct. 16 


4 Aug. 16 


11 Feb. \i 


23 Sept. 16 


13 July \i 


16 Apr. 16 


2 May \t 


10 Nov. \i 


20 Dec. i( 


28 July \C 


2 Aug. 1 5 


I Apr. iC 


10 Dec. \i 


5 July \i 


4 Feb. \t 


8 Aug. le 


I Feb. T^ 


29 Oct. iC 


25 Nov. i( 


16 July i( 


I July i( 


30 Dec. i( 


8 July i( 


6 Jan. i( 


28 Sept. i^ 


24 Nov. \i 


12 Dec. i( 


19 Mar. i( 


15 Mar. i( 


19 Feb. i( 


27 Apr. i( 


29 Dec. i( 


1 1 July i( 


i8 Feb. i( 


17 June I 


29 Dec. I 


28 June 1 


2 June I 


7 Apr. I 


12 May I 


17 Nov. I 


24 Nov. I 


23 May I 


14 Jan. I 


26 July I 


19 Nov. I 


29 Apr. I 


5 June I 


16 Mar. I 


5 Dec. I 


13 Sept. I 


4 Oct. I 


I Dec. I 


20 Feb. I 


4 June I 


3 Nov. I 


29 Dec. I 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register 



587 



Robertson (Robertsone), Mawse ; William Haistie, mason 12 Sept. 
„ Mause ; William Dunkiesone 18 July 

„ Mause ; Robert Lindsay, tailor 31 Dec. 

„ Patrick, brewer; Marion Nairn 15 Nov. 

,, Patrick, husbandman ; Margaret Alexander 21 Nov. 

„ Patrick, indweller ; Janet Robertson 29 Jan. 

„ Patrick, merchant ; Susanna Kello 3 Sept. 

,, Richard, tailor ; Margaret Law 2 Nov. 

,, Robert, baker in Edinburgh ; Margaret Litster, d. of 

deceased James L., portioner in Dirleton pro. 29 Nov. 

,, Robert, cordiner ; Janet Robertsone 21 Oct. 

„ Robert, cordiner ; Marie Crumbie, 16 Sept. 1690 married 

24 August 
„ Robert, merchant ; Janet Tod 16 Jan. 

„ Robert, merchant ; Janet Urie, married by Mr. William 

Annand 22 May 

„ Robert, wheelwright ; Helen Waistoun 14 Dec. 

„ Robert, writer ; Barbara Young, d. of William Y., baker, 

burgess 13 Sept. 1696, m. 23 Sept. 



Robert ; Isobel Makgill 

Robert, West Kirk ; Marion Welsh 

Robert ; Isobel Kelltie, married by Mr John 



Janet Glendinning 
Isobel Dun 
Janet Smyth 
Isobel Webster 



Robert ; Janet Gilles 

Robert ; Jane Muire 

Stevin, merchant ; Janet Dowglas, N 

Thomas, cordiner ; Alison Spittall 

Thomas, flesher ; Bessie Gairdner 

Thomas, gardener ; Christian Roger 

Thomas, gardener 

Thomas, gardener 

Thomas, indweller 

Thomas, indweller 

Thomas, mason ; Jean Anderson 

Thomas, merchant ; Marion Tindell 

Thomas, stabler ; Eupham Wilsoune 

Thomas, walker ; Marion Gibsoune 

Thomas ; Janet Samuel 

Thomas, eldest son of the deceased Thomas R 

Elizabeth Hepburn 
Violet ; William Moresone, tailor 
Violet ; William Moresoune, tailor 
Walter, flesher ; Margaret Brounfeild 
Ml'. William, writer ; Agnes Wilson, widow of William 

Rule, indweller 5 Dec. 1698, m. 23 Dec. 

Mr. William ; Janet Scotte 11 Mar. 

William, brewer ; Catharine Breatch lo June 

William, carter ; Anna Reikie 26 Nov. 

William, carter ; Elspeth Moncrief 23 June 

William, cordiner ; Agnes Gray 16 Sept. 

William, flesher ; Janet Thomsone 28 Apr. 

William, gardener ; Christian Heart 9 July 

William, goldsmith ; Janet Brounlie 6 July 

William, goldsmith ; Mary Logie 24 Mar. 

William, indweller ; Jean Young 9 Apr. 

William, indweller ; Jean May, widow of John Robertson, 

3 May 1696, m. 5 June 
; Agnes Traquair 4 Oct. 

Christain Liddaill 20 Oct. 

Alison Mein i Dec. 

Margaret Broun 24 Aug. 



5 May 

15 Aug. 
Robertson 

2 Oct. 
14 Dec. 

2 Nov. 
14 June 

27 Oct. 

16 Dec. 
30 Jan. 

6 June 
8 June 
13 July 

5 June 
22 June 
19 l)ec. 
29 Dec. 

6 July 

7 June 
Mrs. 

29 July 
1 3 Aug. 
19 Aug. 
21 Nov. 



cook, S.E. 
William, merchant 
William, merchant ; 
William, merchant 
William, merchant ; 



616 

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669 
678 
616 
678 

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687 
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696 
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665 



588 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Robertson (Robertsone), William, merchant ; Catharine Girdwood 

26 Sept. 1665 

,, William, merchant ; Margaret Mitchell i6 Apr. 1667 

„ William, messenger ; Jean Howdoun 28 Jan. 1675 

,, William, skipper ; Catharine Sibbald 19 Jan. 1615 

„ William, soldier ; Giles Hay, by order of B. Edin. to 

Mr. George Trotter 8 Mar. 1685 

„ William, stabler ; Margaret Gairdner 12 July 1667 

„ William, tailor ; Violet Cowen 23 Oct. 1634 

„ William, tailor ; Catharine Fetrie 24 July 1645 

„ William, tailor ; Lilias Moore 17 July 1662 

,, William, tailor ; Helen Mershell 13 Dec. 1667 

,, William, tailor ; Jean Dalrymple 1 Feb. 1672 

„ William, tailor ; Sarah Daliell 16 Apr. 1674 

„ William, weaver ; Christian Manderston 12 June 1615 

„ William, weaver ; Margaret Waker 5 June 1662 

„ William ; Jean Campbell 3 June 1658 

„ William ; Janet Grahame 26 Dec. 1679 

„ William ; Janet Baxter, married per license directed to 

Mr. Alexander Malcolme 20 Sept. 1683 

, ■ „ William ; Isobel Ewing 3 July 1687 

,, William ; Barbara Gay 14 Dec. 1688 
See also Robeson. 

Robeson (Robesoune, Robison), Agnes ; John Patersone, weaver 

22 Nov. 1610 

,, Alison ; Thomas Stevinsone 14 Jan. 1612 

„ Allan, lockman ; Catharine Henrie 2 .Apr. 1646 

„ Andrew, workman ; Margaret Williamsone 9 Dec. 1619 

,, Archibald, baker ; Barbara Johnstoun 15 Feb. 1649 

,, Archibald, weaver ; Bessie Craig 4 Dec. 1617 

„ Bessie; Cuthbert Mathesoune 10 Dec. J595 

„ Bessie; William Makkersone, pursuivant 2 May 1599 

„ Bessie; Alexander Sleich, writer 21 Apr. 1608 

,, Bessie ; George Provane, tailor 11 Jan. 1610 

„ Bessie ; James Strugeon 24 Feb. 1631 

„ Christian ; John Johnestoun, hatmaker 29 Dec. 1608 

„ Christian ; James Andersone, baker 25 Aug. 1614 

„ Christian ; Charles Blaikie, stabler 28 Sept. 1620 

,, Christian; James Thomson 13 Mar. 1698 

„ David, baker ; Janet Masoune 25 July 1604 

,, David, tailor ; Marion Sharp, d. of deceased John S., 

farmer in Pleasance 18 June 1699, m. 11 July 1699 

,, Elspeth ; James Scheill 16 May 1599 

„ Elspeth ; John Holme, workman 15 June 1655 

,, George, gardener ; Catharine Buchan 13 Dec. 1637 

„ George, merchant ; Janet Merlioun 23 June 1608 

,, Giles ; John Brown, mariner 14 Nov. 1604 

„ Grisel ; Steven Wilsone 24 Nov. 1642 

„ Helen ; George Collyns 27 Dec. 1632 

„ Helen ; Thomas Andersone 6 Oct. 1635 

,, Helen ; Henry Watoun, coriar 24 Dec. 1658 

„ Isobel ; Robert Newtoun, merchant 9 Dec. 1600 

„ Isobel ; Robert Leyis, flesher 7 Mar. 1622 

„ Isobel ; Nicol Bailyea, miller 2 July 1622 

„ Isobel ; William Glen, merchant 14 July 1625 

„ James, maltman ; Janet Williamsone 13 June 1637 

„ James, merchant ; Christian Christie 2 May 1632 
„ James, tailor; Christian M'Kenzie, d. of deceased Rorie 

M'Kenzie in Fraserburgh pro. 28 Apr. 1700 

„ James, workman; Christian Dalyell 15 Nov. 1637 

„ James, wright ; Elspeth Stenhous 20 July 1649 



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589 



Robeson (Robesoune, Robison), James, writer ; Elspeth Pater- 

sone 14 Mar. 

,, James ; Elspeth Fairie i Nov. 

„ Janet; Henry Fergusoune, merchant 15 Nov. 

„ Janet ; John Speadie, flesher 27 July 

„ Janet ; James Crawfurd, cordiner 21 May 

„ Janet ; James Andersone 22 Nov. 

„ Janet ; James Gordon g June 

„ Janet ; Andrew Rae, shoemaker i Apr. 

„ Jean ; John Bird, workman 30 Nov. 

„ Jean ; I'homas Auld 10 June 

„ John, fishmonger ; Agnes ^chiltrie 21 May 

„ John, meilmaker ; Janet Weir 16 June 

„ John, officer ; Margaret Gilgour 2 June 

„ John, tailor ; Catharine Richiesone 12 Aug. 

,, John, tanner ; Isobel Deanes 28 Sept. 

„ John, workman ; his widow. See Marion Cassillis. 

„ John, wright ; Bessie Hill 

„ John ; Margaret Finlawsoune 

„ John ; Helen Congletoun test. 

„ Laurence, writer ; Elspeth Purves 

„ Margaret ; John M'Caall, workman 

„ Margaret ; William Stratoun, goldsmith 

„ Margaret ; John Gray, wardroper 

„ Margaret ; Andrew Ker, footboy to Traquair 

,, Marjjaret ; John Andersone 

„ Margaret ; John Henrysone 

„ Marion ; John Adamesoune 

„ Marion ; William Hamiltoun, workman 

„ Marion ; Michael Rae 

,, Marjory ; Nicol Bachop, poultryman 

„ Marie ; Andrew Mein 

„ Mary ; Daniel Whyte, cook 

„ Mary ; James Blackball, cordiner 

,, Matthew, tailor ; Elspet Howstoun 

„ Matthew, walker ; Janet Philip 

„ Patrick, cook ; Elspeth Smyth 

„ Patrick, cook ; Catharine Bisset 

„ Richard, meilmaker ; Catharine Freir 

,, Robert, meilmaker ; Katharine Coupland 

,, Robert, wright ; Agnes Myllar 

„ Robert ; Margaret Ramsay 

,, Ronald, weaver ; Margaret Davidsone 

,, Ronald, weaver ; Eupham Maxwell 

,, Thomas, cutler ; Eupham Sadlar 

„ Thomas, maltman ; Catharine Scot 

„ Thomas, post ; Catharine Tindell 

„ Thomas, workman ; Bessie Waterstoun 

„ Thomas, workman ; Agnes Syme 

,, Thomas ; Marion Cleghorne 

„ William, maltman ; Margaret Layng 

„ William, merchant, son of John Robertson, barber in 
Enderleithen ; Christian Ferguson, d. of John F., 
tanner, burgess 8 May 1698, m. 2 June 

„ William, silkweaver ; Catharine Pearsone 5 Auo^. 

,, William, stabler ; Bessie Corstoun 8 July 

„ William, weaver ; Janet Carmichael 13 Apr. 

„ WiUiam, writer ; Jean Scot 15 Dec. 

See also Robertson. 
Robson (Robsone, Robsoune), Archibald, merchant ; Margaret 

Breadfoote ; ... 17 June 1628 

„ Janet ; Patrick Thomesoune, browster 9 Aug. 1598 



24 June 
10 Jan. 

22 Feb. 
20 July 

7 Sept. 
18 Apr. 

23 Apr. 

10 Feb. 

25 Oct. 

26 June 

25 June 

1 1 Nov. 

28 Apr. 

5 May 
2 Dec. 

8 Dec. 
23 Oct. 

29 Oct. 

27 Apr. 
23 July 
17 Feb. 
29 July 

27 Dec. 

21 Sept. 

26 May 
23 Sept. 

6 Dec. 
2 May 

31 Dec. 
6 Jan. 
4 June 

28 Nov. 
I July 

22 Nov. 



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625 
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613 
603 
603 
596 
613 
638 

599 
616 
625 
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655 



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1619 

1634 
1630 
1608 



590 



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Kath 


irine 




21 July 




18 Apr. 




25 Sept. 




6 Oct. 




4 Feb. 




13 July 


bster 


20 June 




23 Apr. 




21 Nov. 



Robson (Robsone, Robsoune), John, merchant ; 
Haliburntoun 

„ John, merchant ; Agnes Wod 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Symsoun, workman 

„ Thomas, baker ; Helen Ellote 

,, William, skinner ; Isobel Spence 
Rochester, Alison ; John Maitland 
Rodger (Roger), Agnes ; Cuthbert Mathesoune, wobster 

„ Agnes ; George Young, bookbinder 

„ Alison ; John Broun, stal)ler 

„ Alison ; John Morisone, footman to the Earl of Melrose 

14 July 

„ Alison ; James Cuninghame, weaver 25 June 

,, Christian ; Andrew Donaldsoune 26 Nov. 

„ Christian ; Thomas Robertsoune, gardener 30 Jan. 

„ David, cordiner ; Janet Symsoun 

„ David, cordiner ; Janet Breadie 

„ David, smith ; Mary Smyth 

„ David, vintner ; Margaret Cairncroce 

„ David, vintner ; Isobel Idingtoun 

„ David ; Isobel Broun 

„ Helen ; James Milne, cordiner 

,, Helen ; James Deans, blacksmith 

„ Isobel ; James Myller 

„ Isobel ; Thomas Mackie, merchant 

,, Isobel ; William Brookes 

,, James, cordiner ; Janet Morison 

,, James, merchant ; Margaret Blinsile 

„ James, tailor ; Isobel Balfour 

„ James ; Mary Charles, by Dr. Robertson in the N. K. 26 July 

,, Janet ; John Huntter, tailor 

„ Janet ; Alexander Grant, tailor 

,, Janet ; James Gibson, cordiner 

„ John, cordiner ; Margaret Tailyefeir 

„ John, flesher ; Helen Borthuick 

„ John, flesher ; Jean Broun 

,, John, glazier ; Margaret Dudgeone 

„ John, mason ; Janet Dryburghe 

,, John, mason ; Agnes Cleland 

„ John, peuderar ; Jean Paecok 

„ John, tailor; Agnes Miller 

,, Margaret ; John Broun, walker 

„ Margaret ; William Corstoun, flesher 

„ Margaret ; Ralph Barker, soldier 

„ Margaret ; John Will, inJweller 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Coupland, barber 

„ Marion ; Simeon Symsoun, cordiner 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Agnes Baxter 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Janet Love 

„ Patrick, tailor ; Margaret Sincler 

,, Robert, baker ; Jean Towris 

„ Robert, farmer in Keith ; Christian Black 

„ Robert, sediler ; Janet Miller 

„ Robert, workman ; Margaret Young 

„ Robert ; Giles Makmirrie 

„ Sara ; John Grant, weaver 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Marion Geddes 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Jean Low 

„ William, glazier ; Isobel Hellywoll 

„ William, glazier ; Marjory Broun 
William, mason ; Catharine Fleeming 



8 Aug. 


13 Dec. 


30 Nov. 


3 Aug. 


28 Nov. 


test. 28 Aug. 


ig June 


28 Apr. 


23 Apr. 


18 May 


19 June 


28 June 


31 Aug. 


1 1 July 


. K. 26 July 


24 Jan. 


23 Apr. 


5 Mar. 


26 June 


25 Feb. 


4 Sept. 


21 July 


12 Apr. 


3 Aug. 


16 Aug. 


19 Dec. 


29 June 


25 July 


23 June 


5 Jan. 


20 Nov. 


22 June 


14 Aug. 


14 Oct. 


21 Sept. 


25 May 


27 Nov. 


28 Feb. 


28 Nov. 


20 June 


28 July 


7 June 


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21 July 


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1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 591 



Rodger (Roger), William, mason ; Agnes Andersone 15 June 

„ William, mason ; Anna Mungall 8 July 

„ William, merchant ; Giizel Mitchell 17 June 

„ William, saddler ; Catharine Cleghorne 14 Feb. 

„ William, sediler ; Agnes Waker 9 Sept. 

Roe, John, coachman ; Catharine Paskey 5 June 

Rogers, Mr. William ; Elizabeth Blair 26 Apr. 

Rolland, John, baker ; Jean Gibb 1 1 Aug. 

Rollie, Patrick ; Marjory Leslie 7 Nov. 

Rollo, Mr. Andrew, minister at Dunning ; Helen Mercer 2 June 

„ Annabell ; David Drummond of Invermay 27 Feb. 

„ Archibald, litster (test, from Yetholm) ; Janet Campbell, 

d. of Patrick C. in Blackness 29 Nov. 1696, m. 14 Jan. 

„ David, merchant ; Bethia Laurie, married in the Kirk of 

Halyruidhouse by Mr. James Lundie 13 Sept. 

„ Elizabeth ; James Rule, stabler 31 Mar. 

,. Mrs. Emilia; William Irwin 7 Aug. 

„ Henry, writer ; Margaret Horn 26 Apr. 

Rollock (Rollok, Rolloke) of Pitmudie, Mr. John ; Christian Justice 

8 Jan. 

,, Catharine ; James Blaikie, stabler 9 Dec. 

„ Elizabeth ; Laurence Scotte, merchant 26 Jan. 

,, James, weaver ; Elspeth Easmonth, bis. per Dean i Nov. 

„ Mr. John, writer ; Susanna Broun 29 Apr. 

,, John ; Elizabeth Oswald 7 Aug. 

„ Margaret ; John Barbour, tailor 27 Apr. 

,, Marion ; Patrick Forsyth, candlemaker i Nov. 

„ Robert, tailor ; Margaret Neish t. i Oct. 

„ Walter; Jean Davidson, by Mr. Alexander Burgess 15 Dec. 

Romanes, Edward, merchant ; Catharine Lowthiane 19 June 

Romanno, Marion ; James Walker, mariner 21 Dec. 

Rome (Roome) of Clowden, Thomas ; Margaret Edyer 5 June 

„ Catharine ; Mr. John Reid 31 Mar. 

„ Mr. George, writer; Jean Lyll, married by Mr. William 

Annand, Dean 22 Apr. 

„ Sarah ; Robert Guthrie, writer B. i, 7 1^ eb. 

Ronald (Ronnald), Agnes ; Lues Parise, litster 13 Nov. 

„ Anna ; Thomas Storie, wright 23 Oct. 

„ Beatri.x ; Alexander Low 1 1 Jan. 

„ Catharine ; Donald Andersone, maltman 29 Apr. 

,, Catharine ; Robert Fairholme, tailor 5 July 

„ Catharine ; William Thomsone, baker 16 Apr. 

„ Catharine ; Patrick Smyth, wright 23 July 

,, Clement, candlemaker ; Alison Pearsone 25 Jan. 

„ Elizabeth ; Edward Kincaid, younger 2 July 

„ Elizabeth ; William Bartell 10 Dec. 

„ Elspet ; John Matthisone, cordiner 17 June 

,, Elspeth ; Adam Lasoun, writer 30 Apr. 

„ Elspeth ; George Fuird, litster 29 July 

„ Eupham ; William Meinyeis, cutler 26 Jan. 

„ George, barber chirurgian ; Elspeth Andersone 19 Apr. 

„ Henry, tailor ; Grissell Wilsoun 9 Oct. 

„ Henry, tailor ; Jean Bathgate 31 Dec. 

„ Hew, skinner ; Jean Miller 12 June 

„ Isobel ; Patrick Makgie, servitor to Sir John Preston 28 May 

„ Isobel ; Alexander Grieve, cordiner t. 11 Dec. 

„ Isobel ; Alexander Logane, baker 7 Nov. 

„ Isobel ; James Johnstoun, baker 7 Sept. 

„ Janet ; Andrew Forsyth, messenger 4 Feb. 

„ Janet ; William Gibsone, workman 16 Dec. 

,, Janet ; Florence Johnstoun, weaver 28 June 



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673 
692 

643 
664 
690 
676 
692 
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659 
677 

697 

668 

692 
698 
674 

607 
613 
632 
683 
624 
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649 
649 
611 
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623 
649 
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681 
665 
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692 
628 
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619 

635 
664 
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59^ Edmburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 

Ronald (Ronnald), Janet ; David Christisone, merchant 14 July 1646 

Janet ; James Willson 8 July 1669 

Janet ; John Couper, tailor 26 Nov. 1669 

Janet ; John Sklait, cordiner 20 Dec. 1677 

John, flesher ; Helen Thomsone 7 Aug. 1638 

John, flesher ; Jean Goold 15 Sept. 1646 

John, flesher; Marion Finlayson 13 July 1666 

John, merchant ; Helen Hutsone 14 Nov. 1622 

John, packman ; Marion Hutchisone 29 Jan. 1634 

John, workman ; Jean Reid • 11 Apr. 1638 

John ; Rachel Schaw 29 Jan. 1646 

Margaret ; Paul Ronald, writer 10 Dec. 1612 

Margaret ; David Lyel, tailor 28 June 1642 

Marion ; John Makcale, cordiner 13 June 161 1 

Marion ; James Miller, tailor 23 Nov. 1637 

Paul, writer ; Margaret Ronald 10 Dec. 1612 

Rebecca ; Andrew Borthuik, miller 29 Apr. 1635 

Thomas, tailor ; Margaret Patersone 19 Dec. 1616 

Walter ; Margaret Reid 30 June 1676 

Ronaldson, Alexander, indweller ; Margaret Cromertie 10 June 1670 

,, Jean ; William Sympson 13 F^eb. 1672 

,, Thomas, baker, burgess of Canongate ; Janet Aitkin, d. 
of deceased George A., mason at Corstorphine 

19 May 1700, m. 14 June 1700 

Rorie (Rourie, Rurie), Alexander ; Agnes Clerk 12 Sept. 1678 

Christian ; John Rorie, tailor 3 June 1669 

Isobel ; Thomas M'Adam, skinner 26 June 1666 

Isobel ; John Young, workman 14 Sept. 1677 

John, tailor; Christian Rorie 3 June 1669 

Margaret ; Francis Cockburn, vvright 9 July 1675 

Rorieson (Rorison), David, apothecary, burgess ; Sara Heriot, 

widow of Gilbert Nisbet, apothecary, burgess 

26 Mar. 1699, m. 12 Apr. 1699 

„ Margaret ; John Eastoun, candlemaker 24 Nov. 1634 

Rose, Matthew, skinner ; Christian Miller i Feb. 1610 

Roseburgh, Hutcheon, tailor ; Janet Henrysoune 5 June 1604 

,, Hutcheon, tailor ; Marion Ray 16 June 1608 

„ John, cook ; Janet Wylie 5 Sept. 1599 

„ Robert, mariner ; Bessie Gourlay 30 June 1608 

See also Roxburgh. 

Rosehill, Lady. See Margaret Hepburn. 

Ross {Ros), Master of, William ; Mrs. Agnes Wilkie, married 
by Mr. John M'Math, minister at Lasswade, by ordour 
of St. Andrews, primate 7 Feb. 1679 

„ of Clava, Alexander ; Mrs. Margaret M'Kenzie, by 

warrant of my Lord Primate to Doctor Monro 15 Dec. 1687 

,, of Mornich, George ; Helen Ross, lawful dau. of John R. 

of Blackhill, upon the 15th instant 20 June 1693 

„ of Nuik, Andrew ; Agnes Scougall 27 Oct. 1671 

,, of Neuck, Andrew ; Mrs. Margaret Sandelands, by 
warrant of my Lord Primate to Mr. William Man, 
who married them in the Cathedral Church 7 Nov. 1687 

Adam, servitor to Lord Hopetoun; Margaret Measoun 29 Nov. 1659 
Agnes ; George Patirsoune, tailor 25 June 1607 

Agnes ; James Drummond, merchant 4 June 1616 

Agnes ; James Clerk, stabler 25 Feb. 1646 

Agnes ; Robert Baird, husbandman 8 June 1648 

Agnes ; Robert Whyt 19 June 1688 

Agnes ; John Snodgrass 22 Mar. 1696 

Alexander, lawful son to Alexander R, of Holm ; Jean 

Clappertoun, married by Mr. John M'Queen 10 Oct, 1679 



i595-'7oo.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 593 

Ross (Ros), Alexander, indweller ; Isobel Stuart -4 July 1670 

„ Alexander, stabler ; Rachel Barron ,6 June i68- 

„ Alison; Patrick Fairlie, wobster ,i Nov. 1601 

„ Alison ; John Gairdie, pewderer -,3 Apr i6-^V 

„ Andrew, apothecary ; Agnes Montgomrie "->? Ian 1660 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Agnes Wright ,0 fan. 16-- 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Helen Scotte 4X110- 16-6 

„ Andrew, tailor ; Elizabeth Ikuce 20 OcT 1646 
„ Andrew, writer ; Margaret Gellie, d. of deceased Patrick 

G., merchant in Aberdeen 15 Jan. 1699, m. 9 Feb 1609 

„ Angus, brewer; Catharine Kaig 3 yuiy i5yj 

„ Mrs. Anna ; John, Master of Balmerino 12 June 1687 

„ Anna; William Gowie, wright 17 ]jec 1671; 

" ^""a; Geo'ge junkison, wright 9 Jan! 1679 

„ Archibald, baker ; Marion Brounrig 16 May iqqq 

,, Archibald, baker ; Marion Lyllie 6 Dec. 16 10 

„ Barbara ; Gilbert Thomson, locksmith ^c f>b 1670 

„ Barbara ; Mr. James Bruce 4 Dec! 1690 

„ Bessie ; Thomas Knowes, baker 8 June i ^97 

„ Bessie ; George Dudingstoun '•7 Oct 1608 

„ Bessie ; Richard Ros, baker 31 Oct! 1661 

„ Bessie ; James Wier .5 .^y^ ^^^^^ 

„ Catharine ; John Calder, wright 8 Dec 16^3 

„ Catharine ; Mr. James Gilchrist 6 June 1697 

,, Catharine ; Henry Hamiltoun 29 Sept. 1700 

„ Christian ; John Porteous, tailor "23 Peb 1609 

,, Christian ; Andrew Fish, skinner 28 June 1610 

,, Christian ; John Johnestoun, merchant 22 June 161 c 

„ Christian ; James Barnis, merchant 29 Nov. idA. 

„ Christian ; David Crightoun, mealmaker 22 Dec' i6-'4 

„ Christian ; Mr. David Primrose, advocate 15 Apr' i6;i 

„ Christian ; Archibald Tod, old provost 5 Nov 16^1 

„ Christian ; Henry Robertson, flesher 7 July 168-' 
„ Daniel, litster ; Isobel Wilson, both in Holyrood- 

T. ^'T^ • .. • r.- 9 May 161 1 

„ Daniel, writer ; Marion Dickson 9 June 1668 

" ^T'i ' u^%'P''i ?;/'^'^' '° I^ec. .686 

„ Jilizabeth ; David Allan ■ --S Feb 1688 

„ Elizabeth ; James Aikman 18 June 1688 

„ Elspeth ; John Hunter, flesher 21 Oct 1681 

„ Eupham ; Alexander Hay, wright "7 jan 1676 
„ Francis ; Mary Willson, married by Mr. Andrew Cant 

younger \ y^^ j^g^ 

„ Gavin, writer; Jonet Myller 31 Au<^ 1:07 

„ George, litster ; Janet Chalmer c June 164; 

„ George, merchant ; Sibilla Denholme 12 Dec 1616 

„ George, merchant ; Catharine Kinloch 8 Nov 1644 

„ George, tailor ; Janet Bog 13 July 1612 
„ George ; Catharine Donaldson, married bv Mr. John 

M'Queen ' 21 Aug. 1681 

" ^^orge ; Janet Graham 18 Apr. 1690 

„ Grisel ; Thomas Reid, merchant 13 June 164; 

„ Harry, merchant ; Elizabeth Kinloch 12 June 164^ 

„ Helen ; David Drummond, baker 25 Nov i6qQ 

„ Helen ; George Ross of Mornich 20 June 169^ 
„ Ensign Hew, son of deceased Robert R. of Aldy ; Jean 

Cunningham, d. of deceased Mr. William C. of 

Schala ^^.^ j, j^^^g ,g 

„ Hew, writer; Sara Armour 14 Aug. i6^^ 

„ Hew, writer ; his widow. See Anna Hepburn. ""^ 
„ Hugh ; Margaret Torrence B.'s order, 4 Apr. 1682 



594 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700- 

Ross (Ros), Isaac, baker ; Agnes Dick 4 Nov. 1619 

., Isobel ; John Whyte, gentleman i6 Oct. 1656 

„ Isobel ; Gavin Wood, mason 26 July 1681 

„ Mr. James, writer ; Agnes Stevinsone 24 Dec. 1658 

„ Mr. James, writer ; Sarah Ross 24 Dec. 1666 

„ James, baker ; Bessie Wilsoune 17 Apr. 1605 

„ James, brewer ; Margaret Sheirer i 5 Aug. 1690 

,, James, flesher ; Christian Murray 12 Dec. 1616 

„ James, indweller ; Alison Scot 13 June 1665 

„ James, merchant ; Elizabeth Stuart 16 Apr. 1600 

,, James, skinner ; Margaret Gray 8 ]3ec. 1629 

„ James, tailor ; Marion Wilsoun 12 Dec. 1661 

,, James, late town treasurer of Dumfries ; his widow. See 

Nicolas Johnstone. 

„ James, vintner ; Janet Fairbairn 14 Mar. 1671 

,, James, writer ; Barbara Cameron 16 Dec. 1692 

„ James ; Eupham Ainslie 26 Nov. 1685 

„ James; Elizabeth Henderson, by Mr. Alexander Malcolm 

31 Oct. 1686 

,, James ; Grizel Bain, by the Dean 11 Sept. 1687 

„ James ; Jane Moodie, by Mr. Burgess in the S. K. 24 Dec. 1689 

„ Janet ; George Sutie, flesher 4 Mar. 161 3 

„ Janet ; Archibald Aikman, pasment-weaver 30 Apr. 1622 

„ Janet ; William Hacket, cordiner 16 Oct. 1640 

,, Janet ; Hew Mackie 3 Feb. 1646 

,, Janet ; Hew Craig, merchant 29 July 1652 

„ Janet; David Balfour, tailor 21 Feb. 1662 

„ Janet ; Walter Leith, sediler 21 Aug. 1662 

„ Janet ; Alexander Crombie, indweller 11 Feb. 1670 

,, Janet; Daniel Stewart, indweller 11 Apr. 1697 

„ Jean ; James Learmonth, tailor 9 June 1664 

„ Jean ; James Bale 15 July 1680 

„ Jean ; George Robertson, brewer 13 July 1682 

,, Jean ; Adam Todd, glover 9 July 1691 

,, Jean ; David Spence 29 May 1698 

,, Jessie ; William Dick, candlemaker 30 Dec. 1670 

,, John, brewer ; Isobel Cleghorn 28 Apr. 1693 

„ John, candlemaker ; Elspeth Young 22 June 1648 

,, John, merchant ; Bessie Jill 8 .Sept. 1636 

„ John, merchant; Agnes Milne 17 Dec. 1675 

,, John, merchant ; Anna Hamilton, married at Dudding- 

ston by Mr. Charles Lumsden, elder 8 June 1679 

„ John, tailor ; Agnes Nymmo 24 Feb. 1620 

„ John, tailor ; Isobel Dalgleish 14 Oct. 1624 

,, John, tailor ; Margaret Borthuik 21 June 1637 

,, John, tailor ; Agnes Gastoun 25 Nov. 1652 

,, John, tailor ; Margaret Laurie 20 Nov. 1674 

„ John, wright ; Christian Robertson 11 Apr. 1678 

„ John, writer ; Janet Kellie 7 Sept. 1602 

„ John ; Helen Cuninghame test. 17 Apr. 1610 

„ John ; Catharine Collace 31 Jan. 1650 

„ Magdalene ; John Sands, tailor 20 Nov. 1627 

,, Magdalen ; William Davidson 17 Jan. 1697 

„ Mrs. Margaret ; John M'Kenzie 29 Dec. 1700 

,, Margaret; Mungo Burrell, lorimer 6 June 1599 

„ Margaret ; Patrick Andersone, cobbler 23 Feb. 1644 

,, Margaret ; James Melvill, candlemaker 26 June 1679 

,, Margaret ; Thon^.as Hostler, weaver 10 June 1681 

„ Margaret; William Paterson 19 July 168 1 

„ Marion ; Henry Harper, merchant 24 Dec. 1618 

„ Marion ; John Hunter, cobbler 4 Mar. 1629 



IS95-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 595 

Ross (Ros), Marion ; Robert Braidwood, smith m June 1666 

„ Marion ; John Paterson, brewer -,-, Feb 1677 

„ Mary : James Lunn 1 3 Oct 166-, 

„ Mawse ; William Ellote, maltman 8 Apr i6ig 

„ Mungo, baker ; Margaret Watsone 1 Sept' 161^ 

„ Mungo, merchant ; Elizabeth Carmichaell ^9 Jan 1664 

,, Mungo, merchant ; Janet Monro 4 June 1669 

„ Mungo, younger, merchant ; Margaret Cuninghame 29 Oct. 1640 
„ Peter, baker ; Marjory Boyde 37 May 1616 

„ Richard, baker; Bessie Ros 31 Oct. 1661 

„ Mr. Robert, writer ; Elizabeth Storie 28 Dec! 1661; 

„ Robert, land-labourer ; Elspeth Lindsay 30 Dec 1664 

„ Robert, writer ; Janet Dalrymple, widow of William 

Mitchell, baker 5 Sept. 1697, m. 24 Sept. 1697 

,, Kobert ; Elizabeth Achison, by a licence direct to Mr. 

Andrew Kynneir ' Mr. Ja. Lundie, 11 Jan. 1678 

„ Sarah ; Mr. James Ross, writer -.4 Dec 1666 

„ Sophia ; John Alexander 26 June 1690 

„ Ihomas, baker ; Helen Duncane 24 Sept. 1600 

„ Thomas, cook ; Bessie Levinstoun 30 June i6;9 

„ Thomas, indweller ; Isobel Curall 18 Sept 1679 

„ Thomas, shoemaker ; Margaret Meik 13 Nov 16— 

„ Thomas, tailor ; Janet Young 24 June 1658 

„ Ihomas, wigmaker and barber; Isobel Henrie, d. of 
deceased Robert H., candlemaker, burgess of Edin- 

Tu ''"''^''' A .. „ - ^^- '697, "1. 4 June 1697 

„ Thomas ; Agnes Malloch 25 July 1677 

„ Thomas ; Marjory Meinzies, B. order directed to Mr. 

John M'Queen 2 ^^o- 1681 

„ Walter, tailor ; Christian Rae 10 June 1645 

„ Walter ; Janet Moyses, married by Mr. John Robertson 

T>. , T,T r, -' Apr. 1680 

„ \\ alter ; Mary Stewart 11 Feb. 1686 

„ William, cordiner ; Bessie Gray 30 July 1647 

„ William, cordiner ; Marion Dougall 3 Nov 1676 

„ William, gardener ; Isobel Paterson 25 Nov 1671; 

„ William, indweller ; Jean Murray 27 Auo-! 1674 

„ William, maltman ; Elizabeth Kinloch 28 SepT 1648 

„ William, merchant, son of Mr. Robert R. of Ennernethie 
Jean Osburn, d. of Henry O. of Peppermilne 
„,.,,. . 30 Aug. 1696, m. 29 Oct. 1696 

„ W lUiam, servitor to the Earl of Haddington (test, from 
Leslie) ; Grizel Watson, d. of deceased Colin W^, 
fanner in Dyke parish in Murray, 15 May 1698, m. 10 June 1698 
„ Wilham, servitor to the Duke of Queensberry ; Katharine 
Aitkine, widow of Alexander Twaddell, walker, burgess 
-,,.,,. ., ^ ^ I Dec. 1700, m. 17 Dec. 1700 

„ William, tailor; Agnes Symsoun 8 j^n. 16-^^ 

„ William, vintner ; Janet Maitland, d. of deceased Alex- ^^ 

ander M., bailie of Haddington, and widow of John 
Smith, clerk there pro. 6 Dec. 1696 

„ Wilham, workman ; Margaret Fultoun 9 July 1606 

„ William, workman ; Janet Tanniehill 24 Dec. 16-^9 

„ W^illiam, writer ; Marion Greir g June 165-^ 

„ William, writer ; Christian Burd 4 Auo-. 1692 

,, W'illiam ; Mary Sincler c Y^. i6;o 

Rough, Marjory ; Thomas Bird, tailor 24 July 1656 

Roughead (Rochead, Rocheid, Rouchead, Rucheid) of Whit- 
sumhill, Thomas ; Elizabeth Bruce, by Dr. Monro in 
the -N. K. 18 Dec. 1687 

„ of Whitsomhill, Thomas ; Jean Couper \c Feb. 1694 



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Roughead (Rochead, Rocheid, Rouchead, Rucheid), Plelen ; 

Mr. Alexander Dick 14 Apr. 

„ James, merchant ; Janet Trotter 22 June 

„ Mrs. Janet ; Mr. David Dalrymple 4 Apr. 

„ Robert, merchant ; Isobel Letham 8 Sept. 

„ William, flesher ; Jean M'Donald 21 May 

Rouse, De la, Peter, printer ; Marion Fairholme 21 July 

Roust, Alexander, wright ; Margaret Brounfeild 21 Nov. 

Routledge, Margaret ; James Deans, litster 16 Feb. 

Row, Anna ; Dr. John Montgomerie 17 Sept. 

„ Archibald, merchant ; Margaret Layng, d. of deceased 

William L. in Glass in Banffshire 22 Jan. 1699, m. 18 Feb. 

„ Charles ; Christian Anderson, by Mr. William Gairdyns i July 

,, Grizel ; Gaspert Shambone, Frenchman 16 Aug. 

,, Isobel ; James Bruce, merchant 6 Apr. 

„ James, merchant ; Margaret Whyte 11 June 

„ James, merchant ; EHzabeth Ker, married at or near to Itall 

13 Apr. 

„ John ; Elizabeth Keith 

„ Margaret ; Matthew Birsbain, writer 

„ Margaret ; William Martine, writer 

„ Robert, brewer ; his widow. See Anna Logie. 

„ Thomas, merchant ; his widow. See Janet Hardie. 

„ William, lawful son of Mr. James R. ; Janet Skene 
Rowan (Rowan), Agnes ; William Baillie, wright 

„ Catharine ; James Donaldson, tailor 

„ Catharine ; John Donaldsone, tailor 

„ David ; Isobel Anderson 

„ Isobel ; Laurence Vallenge, cutler 

„ Janet ; Thomas Symsoun, butterman 

,, Janet ; John Foster, bookbinder 

,, Janet ; William Faries, merchant 

„ John, cordiner ; Janet Smith 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Duncan 

,, Margaret ; John Ewing 

,, Robert, husbandman ; Margaret Broun 

„ Robert, merchant ; Isobel Kirk wood 

,, Robert, tailor ; Elspeth Milne 

„ Thomas, merchant ; Janet Wardrob 

„ Thomas, skinner ; Helen Lewis 

,, Thomas, writer ; Isobel Thomsone 

,, William, miller ; Christian Lai ng 
Rowatt (Rowat), Alexander ; Jean Symer 
Roxburgh (Roxborough), Agnes ; David Watson, tailor 

„ David, cook ; Helen Miller 

„ James, apothecary ; Jean Steill 

„ Janet ; Archibald Henrysone, tailor 

„ Janet ; Andrew M 'Clare 

„ John, cook ; Agnes Schaw 

„ John, cook ; Agnes Sandelands 

,, John, merchant ; Christian Sword 

„ Margaret ; Robert Cameron, feltmaker 

„ Marion ; William Arnot, timberman 

See also Roseburgh. 
Roy (Roye), Alexander, gardener ; Anna Findlay 

„ Alexander ; Janet Inglis 

„ Janet ; Thomas Broun, smith 

„ Janet ; Richard Lock 

,, Margaret ; William Purves 

„ William ; Jean Smith, they were married the 2d instant, 

by order from my Lord Bishop by Mr. Trotter 6 Nov 



4 June 


15 Dec. 


13 Jan. 


14 Feb. 


8 Apr. 


34 Sept. 


20 Oct. 


20 Aug. 


23 July 


22 Dec. 


28 Apr. 


24 Aug. 


13 July 


8 Sept. 


31 July 


26 June 


26 Feb. 


21 July 


4 Nov. 


t. 4 June 


25 June 


21 June 


7 Feb. 


22 June 


I Sept. 


2; Apr. 


23 July 


7 July 


2 July 


19 Oct. 


1 5 Apr. 


4 June 


7 June 


23 Nov. 


26 June 


19 Feb. 


16 Oct. 


22 July 



1684 



I595-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 597 

Roy (Roye), William ; Isobel Stevenson 22 Dec. 1689 

Ruddoch, John, merchant ; Margaret Noble 28 Nov. 1622 

Rule (Reule, Reull), Agnes ; Patrick Fyff, merchant 23 Dec. 1657 

„ Alexander, lorimer ; Margaret Cor i Dec. 1618 

„ Alexander, lorimer ; Marion Alexander 26 Apr. 1636 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Elspeth Wallace 10 Feb. 164S 

„ Mr. Andrew, advocate ; Agnes Birnie, widow ofTbomas 

Hamilton of Ridhouse i June 1694 

„ Archibald, indweller ; Christian Johnstoun 25 June 1669 

„ Archibald, merchant ; Margaret Ramage, widow of John 

Campbell, younger, tanner, late bailie of Portsburgh 14 June 1692 
„ Barbara ; James Greg, merchant 17 June 1652 

„ Bessie ; Robert Stevinsone, sievewright 7 June 1632 

„ Elizabeth ; Mr. Thomas Anderson 5 Feb. 1699 

„ Helen ; Thomas Scot, messenger 26 Mar. 1607 

„ James, mason ; Jean Armstrang 2 Mar. 1671 

„ James, stabler ; Elizabeth Rollo, dau. of the deceased 

Patrick R. in Longforgan parish 31 Mar. 1692 

„ Janet ; John Anderson, blacksmith 24 Dec. 1669 

„ John, dagmaker ; Isobel Malcolme 10 Dec. 1629 

„ John, merchant ; Bessie Broun ' 9 Feb. 1647 

„ John, merchant; Agnes Davidsone 28 May 1652 

„ John, weaver ; Marion Heslop 26 Nov. 1618 

„ Margaret ; John Raynold, lorimer 30 Apr. 1607 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Weir, mason 6 July 1609 

„ Marion; David Brakinrig, merchant 10 June 1600 

„ Ninian, skinner; Janet M'Clane 12 Nov. 1600 

„ Rachel ; Patrick Blaikader, tailor ig Nov. 1629 

„ William, cooper ; Anna Lyon 24 June 1658 

„ William, indweller ; his widow. Sec Agnes Wilson. 
Runsiman (Runseeman, Runseman, Runshiman), Alexander, 

soldier; Agnes Killpatrik 2 Apr. 1678 

„ Alexander, stabler ; Margaret Grieve 8 Feb. 162 1 

„ Alexander; Agnes Scot 20 Aug. 1595 

„ Isaac ; Christian Pennie u June 1607 

„ Isobel ; John Mather, merchant 16 Sept. 1669 

„ James, wright ; Martha Ferriar 9 Feb. 1683 

„ James, wright ; Elizabeth Gray, widow of William 

Nicoll, cordiner 22 Oct. 1699, m. 24 Nov. 1699 

„ William, maltman ; Janet Cadie 8 May 1606 

Russell, Agnes ; Alexander Turner, tailor 6 July 1683 

„ Agnes ; John Gordoun 16 Oct. 1698 

„ Alexander, poultryman ; Elspeth Smyth 27 June 1604 

„ Alexander, weaver ; Barbara Hamilton 22 July 1664. 

„ Alexander, weaver ; I>arbara Wilkie, widow of William 

Corse, weaver 16 July 1699, "i- J ' Aug. 1699 

„ Alexander, wright, freeman ; Elizabeth F'yfe, d. of 
deceased William F., merchant of Aberdeen 

28 May 1699, ni. 30 June 1699 
„ Andrew, coriar ; Margaret Aitkin 16 Nov. 1643 

„ Andrew, poultryman ; Elspeth Cleland 31 Aug. 1648 

„ Anna ; James Douglas • 8 Jan. 1699 

„ Bessie; Thomas Cuninghame, wea\er '9 July 1633 

„ Bessie ; James Boog, smith 3 June 1636 

,, Bessie ; John Wodderspoon, wright 19 Dec. 1648 

„ Catharine ; John Edyer, merchant 29 June 1620 

„ Catherine ; Robert Bannatyne, pewderer 3 Nov. 1625 

„ Catharine ; James Ker, merchant 12 Aug. 1641 

„ Catharine; James Clerk indweller 22 Oct. 1672 

„ Catharine ; James Allstoun, writer 25 Apr. 1673 

„ Catharine; Robert Pow 12 June 1683 



598 Edinbtirgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Russell, Catharine : Alexander Christie 24 Mar. 

,, Christian; John Ker • 1 8 July 

„ Christian ; John Harlaw, apothecary 7 Apr. 

,, Christian ; Mr. Robert Ramsay 14 Aug. 

„ Clement, workman ; Marion Burne 23 Dec. 

„ Elspet ; John Hodge, flesher 25 Aug. 

,, Eupham ; William Laurie, tasker 10 July 

„ Florence ; Robert Grieve, stabler 22 Apr. 

„ George, bookbinder ; Chrystine Moore 22 May 

„ George, butterman ; Margaret Breadfoot 14 Dec. 

„ George, husbandman ; Janet Kirkwood 7 Dec. 

,, George, indweller ; Isobel Dewar 14 July 

,, George, merchant ; Bessie Pearsone 3 Aug. 

„ George ; Helen Wauchop 13 June 

„ Hew, lorimer ; Marion Campbell 11 Jan. 

„ Isobel ; Walter Scotte, clerk to the Society 26 June 

,, Isobel ; James Oswall 28 Aug. 

,, James, marikin-dresser ; Margaret Mureheid 7 Aug. 

„ James, son of deceased Andrew R., merchant in Rotter- 
dam ; Mrs. Marion Home, d. of -Sir David Home of 
Corsrig, senator of the College of Justice pro. 23 Oct. 

„ James, officer ; Margaret Barrie 24 Oct. 

„ James, stabler ; Margaret Russell 18 Nov. 

,, James, stabler ; Isobel Moffett 10 June 

,, James, tailor ; Bessie Templetoun • 29 June 

„ James, writer ; Margaret Lindsay 14 Oct. 

„ James, writer ; Jean Robertsone 24 Sept. 

„ James, writer, son of the deceased James R. of Kingsyd ; 
Catharine Murray, d. of deceased James M., writer in 
Edinburgh 22 Nov. 1696, m. 9 Dec. 

„ Janet ; George Schaw, merchant 28 Sept. 

„ Janet ; Alexander Dicksone, litster 8 June 

„ Janet ; James Hay, bower 21 Feb. 

„ Janet; Patrick Clerk, skinner ■ 21 July 

„ Janet; James Craig 13 Nov. 

,, Jean ; John Ballantyne, writer 3 July 

,, Jean ; John Eleis, husbandman i July 

,, Jean ; James Potter 26 Apr. 

„ Jean ; Andrew Wardrop 5 Apr. 

„ Mr. John ; Marion Carmychell 17 Nov. 

„ John, husbandman ; Agnes Whyte 4 Nov. 

„ John, litster ; Catharine Cowan 11 Sept. 

,, John, litster ; Janet Scot g Feb. 

„ John, mason ; Isobel Wood 14 Dec. 

„ John, merchant, burgess of Edinburgh ; Marion Young, 
d. of deceased James Y. of Meadop 

26 Nov. 1699, m. 14 Dec. 

„ John, skinner ; Marion Inglis, dau. of the deceased 

James I., skinner in Edinburgh 2 June 

,, John, Wright ; Catharine Aitoun 13 June 

„ John, writer ; Margaret Fuird 21 July 

,, John, writer, son of the 'deceased James R. of Kings- 
seat ; Marion Russell, third daughter of Andrew R., 
deceased, merchant, burgess of Edinburgh, late 
merchant of Rotterdam 7 Aug. 1698, m. 29 Aug. 1698 

John ; Helen Miller 30 July 1618 

Laurence, merchant ; Agnes Campbell 15 Jan 1629 

Laurence, merchant ; Janet Baptie 20 July 1666 

Margaret ; James Watsoune 16 July 1595 

Margaret ; Alexander Johnestoun, flesher 16 Nov. 1603 

Margaret ; Alexander Watsoune, writer 2 Jan. 1606 



I595-I700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 599 

Russell, Margaret ; Robert Andersone, flesher ig Feb. 1613 

„ Margaret ; Peter Uavidsone, flesher 30 Mar. 1627 

„ Margaret ; James Gillespie, stabler 12 June 1634 

„ Margaret ; Hew Alane in Cramond 6 June 1655 

„ Margaret ; James I mbrie, graveniaker 27 Nov. 1666 

„ Margaret; James Russell, stabler 18 Nov. 1664 

„ Margaret ; John Pettincrue 29 July 1681 

„ Margaret ; Duncan Yates 19 Nov. 1689 

„ Marion ; Patrick Wilkie, lorimer 25 June 1618 

„ Marion ; George Pyote, tailor i June 1626 

„ Marion ; Robert Smyth, maltman 5 June 1633 

,, Marion ; John Russell 7 Aug. 1698 

„ Marjory ; George Schankis, mason 15 May 1606 

„ Marjory ; William Grinla}-, mariner 26 May 1614 

„ Mary; George Maxwell, pirriwigmaker 29 Apr. 1679 

„ Mause ; Thomas Harwar, merchant 28 Apr. 1636 

„ Michael, flesher ; Agnes Fairbairne 24 June 1624 

„ Patrick, gardener ; Eupham Patersoune 29 Oct. 1605 

„ Phinlaw, meilmaker ; Giles Scha\\- 8 Dec. 1607 

„ Robert, weaver ; Margaret Richie 30 June 1668 

„ Robert, writer; Janet Robertson dub. 3 Nov. 1681 

„ Thomas, cordiner ; Janet Aesone test. 28 June 1610 

„ Thomas, flesher ; Marion Thomesoune 6 Feb. 1600 

„ Thomas, miller; Margaret Stuart 28 June 1677 

„ William, workman ; Catharine Wilsone 30 June 1636 

,, William, writer ; Catharine Leslie 19 Aug. 1668 

,, William ; Janet Scot 5 Oct. 1687 
Rutherford (Rutherfoord, Rutherfourd, Rutherfuird, Rutherfurd) 
of Caphope, Robert ; Alison Ker, d. of deceased John 
K. of Shaw 19 Nov. 1699, m- i Dec. 1699 

„ of Hunthill, Andrew, fiar ; Margaret Levingstoun 4 Mar. 1647 

„ Adam, potter; Agnes Suann 24 Sept. 1630 

„ Adam ; Janet Lindsay, married by Mr. John Hamilton 3 June 1684 

,, Agnes ; Thomas Laurie, workman 30 May 1650 

„ Agnes ; Matthew Bailyea, tailor 17 June 1656 

„ Agnes ; Archibald Symn, glover 23 Apr. 1674 

„ Agnes ; Hugh Ker, tailor n Oct. 1677 

,, Agnes ; John Sommervell, skinner 23 Feb. 1696 

„ Alexander, blewgown ; Helen King 26 Apr. 1683 

„ Andrew, smith in S. Leith parish ; Margaret Thomson, 
d. of deceased Frederick T., farmer in Saughtonhall 

I May 1698, m. 27 May 1696 

„ Andrew ; Margaret Ramsay 6 Dec. 1652 

„ Anna ; Alexander Syme 30 July 1629 

„ Anna ; Robert Pringle i Dec. 1687 

„ Barbara ; John Scotte, cordiner 12 Feb. 1646 

,, Barbara; James Smith 3 Apr. 1685 

„ Barbara ; John Scrimgeour, brewer 24 Apr. 1638 

„ Bessie ; Adam Hewet, tailor 21 July 16^0 

,, Bessie ; James Jacksone, vintner 24 June 164'; 

„ Bessie ; Robert Millne 8 May 1698 

„ Catharine ; Mr. James Stuart 17 Dec. 1675 

„ Christian ; David Vaitch, merchant 26 July 168'' 

„ David, cooper ; Helen Biger 26 Apr. 1655 

„ Elizabeth ; James Broun, indweller 29 July 1670 

,, Elizabeth ; George Punton 2 Oct. 1698 

„ Esther; Adam Tinling, tailor 18 Nov. 1670 

,, Gabriel, cordiner ; Christian Goseling 9 Au<^-. 1660 

„ Gilbert ; Janet Pringill 30 June 1596 

„ Grizel ; John Grinlay, mariner 30 July 1618 

„ Helen ; David Murray, cordiner 11 Dec. 166" 



6oo 



Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595- 1700. 



Rutherford (Rutherfoord, Rutherfourd, Rutherfuird, Rutherfurd), 

Helen ; George Weir, tailor 8 Dec. 

,, Isobel ; Robert Watsone, husbandman 27 Nov. 

„ Isobel ; John Arbuckle, tailor i\ July 

„ Isobel ; Robert Pringle, tailor 17 July 

,, James, cordiner ; Isobel Henrysone, {sic. duplicate as 21 Oct.) 

28 Oct. 

„ James, cordiner ; Christian Locheid 28 July 

„ James, husbandman ; Elspeth Alane 11 June 

„ James, mason ; Jean Montgomerie, proclaimed at Tranent 

8 P^eb. 

„ James ; Isobel Henrysone 21 Oct. 

,, Janet; James Walker, stabler 11 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Alexander Gill, workman 16 Nov. 

„ Janet ; James Young, brewer 10 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Gilbert Kirktoun 2 Aug. 

,, Jean; William Rae, goldsmith 11 Dec. 

,, Jean ; Henry Rankin, merchant 29 Oct. 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Naesmyth 4 Nov. 

„ John, merchant ; Janet Fergussone 25 Nov. 

„ John, servitor to Dr. Pennicook ; Christian Scott 17 Nov. 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Sandelands 23 July 

„ John, tailor ; Janet Hollow 10 May 

,, John, wright ; Jean Storie 10 July 

,, John ; Jean Buchann 16 Feb. 

„ Margaret ; James Robertsone, blacksmith 7 June 

„ Margaret ; Thomas Whyte, armourer 24 Oct. 

„ Margaret ; George Wright, tailor 17 June 

„ Margaret ; John Wilsoun, smith 10 Nov. 

,, Margaret ; Alexander Durhame of Largo 31 Oct. 

„ Margaret ; David Eliott, writer in Haddington 12 Sept. 

„ Margaret ; George Forbess of Corss 30 Apr. 

„ Margaret ; John Porteous 23 June 

„ Margaret ; Charles Scot 16 Dec. 

„ Margaret ; William Currie, glover 27 Sept. 

,, Marion ; John Charteris, merchant 12 Feb. 

„ Marion ; Peter Haichill, workman 3 Aug. 

„ Marion ; John Mullikin, tailor 8 Nov. 

„ Marion ; Gavin More, wright 8 Jan. 

„ Marion ; William Bowes, workman i Oct. 

„ Marion ; John Pook, cordiner 10 Mar. 

„ Mary ; George Cunninghame, merchant 30 May 

„ Mawse ; James Chalmers, bookbinder 6 Feb. 

,, Rachel ; James Campbell 28 Dec. 

„ Robert, brother-german of the Laird of Edgerstoun, and 

Anna Murray, widow of the Laird of Whitebank 18 Aug. 

„ Robert ; Christian Peers 4 Dec. 

„ Mr. Samuel ; Jean Makmath 24 Mar. 

,, Thomas, wright ; Margaret Taylor c. 31 Mar. 

,, Thomas ; Susanna Riddell, married by Mr. John Ferciuhar 

25 Feb. 

„ Thomas ; Marion Clarke 4 June 

„ William, merchant ; Catharine Rig 14 July 

„ William, merchant ; Christian Weir 11 June 

„ William, merchant : Marion Mitchell 19 June 

Ruthven (Rutheven), Alexander, tailor ; Janet M'Andrew 28 June 

„ Anna ; George Calderwood 12 Jan. 

„ Barbara : Captain Walter Stuart 19 Apr. 

„ Clara ; John Baxter, jeweller 9 Nov. 

„ Clara ; Mr. Andrew Dick, advocate 5 Sept. 

,, Clara; Mr. Andrew Dick, advocate 12 Oct. 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 601 

Ruthven (Rutheven), Elizabeth ; Mr. James Pitcairn 26 Dec. 1670 

,, Mr. Francis ; Helen Muirhead 30 Apr. 1672 
„ Gilbert, merchant, burgess ; Margaret Robertson, d. of 

Charles R., glover in Kelso 17 Nov. 1700, m. 3 Dec. 1700 

„ Janet ; James Scotte, writer 10 May 1640 

„ Magdalene William Ogilvie 17 June 1600 

„ Marion ; Archibald Softley, armourer 13 Jan. 1648 

„ Patrick, gentleman ; Geils (iraham 4 Feb. 1657 

Ryburne, John, wright ; Janet Ualrymple 9 Jan. 1648 

Rymour, Mary ; David Montier, merchant 9 Oct. 1680 

Ryssie, Isobel ; Alexander Agnew, tailor 9 Feb. 1632 

Sadler (Sadlar, Saidler), Eupham ; Thomas Robesone, cutler 

2 May 1599 

,, James, cordiner ; Janet Weir 9 Nov. 1677 

See also Sediler. 

Sage, Janet ; Andrew Mitchell 18 June 1685 

Said, Agnes ; Archibald Jameson, stabler 26 Oct. 1666 

Salisbury (Salisburie), Foulke, periwigmaker ; Anna Darling 

I Aug. 1678 

Salmond (Salmund), Agnes ; Peter Dick, workman 19 June 1655 

,, Agnes ; George Patersone, mason 27 Oct. 1659 

„ Andrew, indv/eller ; Janet Hood 15 Jan. 1682 

„ Beatrix ; James Tailyefeir, merchant 9 Feb. 1643 

,, Catharine; Adam Chisholme, workman 11 Feb. 1645 

„ David, mason ; Isobel M'Breck 9 July 1674 

„ Grisel ; John Moore, merchant 15 Feb. 1631 

,, Grissel ; Alexander Caithnes, tailor 14 Jan. 1645 

,, Janet ; Gilbert Moore, merchant i Dec. 1625 

,, Janet ; John Robertsone, merchant 30 Sept. 1658 

,, Janet ; Robert Abercrombie 16 Oct. 1698 

„ John, cook ; Janet Holme 22 Nov. 1631 

,, John, merchant ; Isobel Wylie 16 Sept. 1629 

„ Margaret ; Patrick Mather, baker 2 Aug. 1672 

„ Margaret ; James Warden 30 Apr. 1686 

„ Margaret ; John Robertson, saddler 24 May 1696 

Salter, Edward, mariner; Elspeth Pow 28 Oct. 1681 

Salton (Saltone, Saltoun), Agnes ; Harry Wilsone, tailor 24 Nov. 1625 

,, Agnes ; David Milne, tailor 21 July 1665 

„ Christian ; Mr. John Hardie, writer 13 Jan. 1682 

„ Elizabeth ; John Inglis, younger, merchant 15 Sept. 163 1 

,, Margaret ; James Stevinsone, merchant 22 Dec. 1625 

Salvage, John, brewer ; Janet Mitchell 20 June 1686 

„ Margaret ; William Short, wright 26 Dec. 1690 
Samson (Sarapsone, Sampsoun, Samsoun), Catharine ; (jeorge 

Lawrie, workman 21 Nov. 1662 

,, Catharine ; William Downie, hatmaker i Dec. 1636 

,, Catharine ; William Bowes, workman 22 Apr. 1646 

„ Helen; William Lydgate, cordiner 12 July 1655 

„ James ; Margaret Whyte 5 Oct. 1671 

,, Janet ; William Gillchryst, weaver 10 July 1679 

,, John, cordiner ; Katharine Knox 19 June 1606 

„ John, cordiner ; Catharine Bird t. 29 Nov. 1610 
,, John, son of John S., portioner of Newbigging in Ender- 
ask, Catharine Mayn, d. of deceased John M., cordiner 

30 July 1699, m. 18 Aug. 1699 

„ Margaret ; George Kilpatrik, printer 31 May 1610 

„ Margaret; John Edgar, writer 11 Sept. 1663 

„ Margaret ; William Gray, blacksmith 3 Dec. 1675 

„ Marion ; William Main, shoemaker 22 Jan. 1652 

„ Nicolas ; Edward Broun, brewer 6 Nov. 1668 



6o2 Edinburgh Mari'iage Register. [1595-1700. 

Samson (Sampsone, Sampsoun, Samsoun), Nicolas ; John 

Wyse, stabler 12 July 

„ Nicolas ; William Bishop, shoemaker 26 Oct. 

„ Susanna ; John Black, baker 15 June 

,, William, shoemaker ; Bessie Lovvthiane 17 Nov. 
Samuel (Samuall, Samuell), Agnes ; James Miller, brewer 7 July 

,, Alison ; Andrew Heart, weaver 14 June 

„ Barbara ; William Andersone, merchant 10 Oct. 

„ Bessie ; John Andersoune, merchant 5 July 

„ Uavid, baker ; Giles Steven 6 Apr. 

„ David, weaver ; Margaret Weir 17 June 

,, George, baker ; Bessie Wilkisone 27 June 
„ George, baker ; Elizabeth Kerr, married 19 December 

clandestinely by Mr. George Young 27 Nov. 

,, George, merchant ; Elspeth Sybbald 30 Sept. 

,, Giles ; John Ivie, silk weaver 27 Nov. 

„ Isobel ; William Stevinsone, walker 14 Feb. 

„ James ; Marion Henrysoune 18 Aug. 

„ Janet ; James Gray, baker 16 Oct. 

„ Janet ; Thomas Robertson 7 June 

,, Jean ; George Douglass, vintner 15 June 
„ John, baker ; Marion Cokburn, d. of William C. pro. 23 June 

„ Margaret ; Alexander Pettingrue, writer 3 Feb. 

,, Richard, baker ; Agnes Gibison 19 Apr. 

,, Robert, maltman ; Janet Watsoune 22 Sept. 

,, Walter, merchant ; Elspeth Kello 27 July 

„ William ; Margaret Miller 13 Mar. 

Sanders, Bessie ; James Dairg, writer 13 Dec. 

„ Bessie ; John Aitkin 18 Mar. 

,, Isobel ; William Thomson 22 July 

„ Janet ; James Lethem, baker 12 June 

„ Janet ; Robert Smith 12 June 

,, Marmaduke, mariner ; Helen Seatoun 16 Feb. 

,, Patrick ; Margaret Donaldson 30 July 
Sanderson (Sandersoune), Agnes ; Alexander Fairlie, merchant 

7 Nov. 

,, Agnes ; John Cunninghame, tailor 15 July 

,, Agnes ; Mr. John Wilkie of Broomhouse 29 Aug. 

„ Alexander, merchant ; Katharine Gillaspie 19 Aug. 

,, Alison ; Patrick Campbell, skinner 15 July 

„ Alison ; Andrew Ker, skinner 8 June 

„ liarbara ; Edward Carmichael, skinner 10 Jan. 

„ Bernard, writer ; Jean Durhame 14 Mar. 

,, Catharine ; Thomas Purdie, merchant 11 Sept. 

„ Catharine ; John Wels, clothier 10 Aug. 

,, David, timberheelmaker ; Margaret Pearson 6 June 

„ George, wright ; Marion Auld 9 Aug. 

„ George ; Barbara Lowrie 2 July 

Helen ; William Learmonth, merchant 19 Dec. 

Isobel ; Robert A.ndersone, weaver 25 Apr. 

,, Isobel ; William Thomsone, clothier 19 Feb. 

James, indweller ; Margaret Gillholme 19 Feb. 

„ James, merchant ; Rachel Menteith 23 June 

James in Earlston ; Margaret Glen, by warrant of B. 

Edin. to Mr. John M'Qaeen 8 Feb. 

Janet ; Alexander Thomsone, merchant 2 Dec. 

lanet ; John Whyte, merchant 21 May 

, John, tailor ; Christian Duas 25 Mar. 

John, tailor ; Jean Watsone 28 Mar. 

John, wright ; Catharine Drummond 25 July 

„ John, wright ; Agnes Crawfurd 4 Apr. 



I595-I700.] 



Edinbiirorh Marriao-e Reoister. 



60 



Bessie 
Bessie 
Bessie 
Bessie 



Sanderson (Sandersoune), John, wright, indweller ; Margaret 
Porteus, d. of deceased John P., farmer at Biggar 

19 May 1700, m. 28 June 

Margaret ; Patrick Crightoun, tailor 15 Jan. 

Margaret ; James Stevenson, tailor i Aug. 

Marion ; James Harper 23 July 

Marion ; Alexander Gordon, tailor 1 1 Dec. 

Mary ; Hew Chrystall, weaver 22 Mar. 

Patrick, tailor ; Elspeth Bowie 26 Jan. 

Thomas, flesher ; Isobel Cliisholme 5 Jan. 

William, husbandman ; Janet Bowo 7 Sept. 

William, woolcomber ; Elspeth Mair 27 Nov. 

Sandie, Isobel ; Henry Basillie, timberman i Sept. 

Sandiesone, Catharine ; John Beatoun, embroiderer 21 Jan. 
Sandilands (Sandelands, Sandelandes), Agnes ; John Blythe- 

man, flesher 3 Dec. 

Agnes ; John Roxburgh, cook 19 Oct. 

Agnes ; John Lyone, tailor 24 Feb. 

Agnes ; Alexander Sandelands 29 Jan. 

Agnes ; Mr. Matthew INI'Naile, merchant 5 July 

Agnes ; James M'Gill, indweller 16 Sept. 

Alexander ; Agnes Sandelands 29 Jan. 

Alison ; John Alexander, baker • i Dec. 

George Hall, litster 5 Aug. 

Henry Tait, tailor 4 Jan. 
Archibald Wisheart, clerk to the brewhouse 28 Apr. 

Lewis Somervell, merchant 19 June 
Mrs. Catharine ; David Drumond of Coltmalundie 29 Apr. 

Catharine ; George Mortoun 16 July 

Christian ; James Smyth, tailor 19 Dec. 

Elizabeth ; John Fairlie, merchant 25 July 

George ; Magdalene Trent 14 Nov. 
Hew ; Marion Thomson vide 1 1 July 

Isobell ; Thomas I3orthwik 2 Mar. 

Isobel ; John Makaulay, tailor 8 Jan. 

Isobel ; George Cuthbertson, baker S Mar. 

James, baker ; Marion Fairlie 30 Nov. 

James, gardener ; Isobel Measone 13 May 

James, gardener ; Marion Scotte 15 Nov. 

James, tailor ; Margaret Rynd 18 July 

Janet ; George Duncane, meilmaker 14 July 

Jean ; William Crawfurd, tailor 30 Nov. 

John, merchant ; Alison Stevinsone 4 May 

John, merchant ; Elizabeth Lorimer 19 Jan. 

John, tailor ; Helen Grieve 3 Aug. 

Lilias ; James Gray, baker 3 Nov. 

Mrs. Margaret ; Andrew Ross of Neuck 7 Nov. 

Margaret; John Lambe 18 Feb. 

Margaret; John Myller, merchant 19 Apr. 

Margaret ; James Whyte, cordiner 5 Aug. 

John Rutherfoord, tailor 23 July 

Patrick Spence, tailor 28 Nov. 

John Rob, wright 20 Apr. 

William Grant, goldsmith ]o Dec. 

Andrew Grahme 14 Apr. 

James Spence, merchant 8 June 

Marion ; John M'Gill, writer 6 Aug. 

Marion ; David Murray, merchant 2 Mar. 

Mr. John Eleis, advocate 21 Feb. 

James Patoun, locksmith 30 Nov. 



Margaret 
Margaret 
Margaret 
Margaret 
Margaret 
Margaret 



Marion 
Marion ; 
Marjory 



James Macklenmn (M'llmun), husbandman 16 July 



700 

631 

684 

595 
677 
678 
644 
602 
611 
668 
640 
647 

607 
630 

642 
657 
670 
681 

657 
614 

613 
640 

653 
666 
689 
672 
636 
605 
665 
672 
60 -, 
628 
667 

630 
638 

643 
601 
609 
620 
683 
613 
646 
687 
596 
598 
642 
646 
672 
677 
685 
689 
694 
606 
609 

655 
660 

633 



6o4 



Edinbtirgh Mam-iage Register. [1595- 1700. 



Sandilands (Sandelands, Sandelandes), Marjory ; James Fin- 

laysone, merchant 25 July 

„ Patrick, coppersmith ; Christian Crawfurd 5 Sept. 

„ Rachel ; Alexander Montethe, merchant 2 July 

,, Rachel ; Thomas Spence 2 Jan. 

„ Rachel ; John Hamilton 19 Oct. 

,, Robert, merchant ; Mause Weir 29 Dec. 

„ Robert, merchant ; Elizabeth Calendar 24 Mar. 

„ Robert ; Marion Somervell 3 Mar. 

„ Stevin, husbandman ; Beatrix Forrest 2 Dec. 

„ Thomas, baker ; Margaret Bishop 25 June 

,, Thomas, baker ; Marjory Davisone 20 Nov. 

,, Thomas, tailor ; Agnes Ireland 22 Dec. 

,, Thomas, wright ; Jean Robertsone 1 1 Nov. 

„ Thomas, wright ; Catharine Thomson, married by Mr. 

James Lundie 28 Apr. 

„ William, baker ; Janet Sched 10 Apr. 

„ W'illiam, baker ; Jean Sands 10 Oct. 

,, William, merchant ; Janet Clerksoune 15 July 

,, William, merchant ; Margaret Henrysone 10 Dec. 

„ William, merchant ; Jean Stuart 22 Apr. 

,, William, weaver ; Janet Scot 4 Jan. 

Sandill, Mr. Patrick, minister ; Marion Aikinhed 23 July 

Sandrie (Sandry), George, indweller ; Isobel Porteous 12 Dec. 

„ George ; Lilias Forbes, by warrant to Dr. Annand 29 June 
Sands (Sandes), Andrew, mer'chant ; Margaret Fleeming 26 Jan. 

„ Bessie ; Thomas Watson, mason 17 Dec. 

„ Christian ; Alexander Dickson, pewderer 25 Nov. 

„ David, wright ; Janet Calder 8 May 

,, David, wright ; Agnes Thomsone 14 Aug. 

„ David, wright ; Catharine Cowie 9 Dec. 

„ Eupham ; John Moodie, merchant 25 Jan. 

,, Eupham ; William Hutchesone, merchant 26 June 

,, James, tailor ; Helen Smyth 24 Mar. 

„ James, wright ; Mary Duning 5 Sept. 

„ James, wright ; Catharine Holsteid 3 June 

„ Janet ; Thomas Maun, weaver 30 Dec. 

„ Janet ; Andrew Allan, cordiner 15 June 

,, Jean ; William Sandilands, baker 10 Oct. 

„ John, tailor ; Magdalene Ros 20 Nov. 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Kyle 22 Apr. 

,, Margaret ; David Barclay, tailor 6 Aug. 

,, Margaret ; John Kennoway, clerk of Culross 7 Feb. 

,, Robert, indweller ; Barbara Murray 25 Nov. 

,, Robert, merchant ; Isobel Hutchesone 17 Dec. 

,, Robert, tailor ; Bessie Norweall, d. of deceased William 

N., baker in Culross pro. 25 Oct. 

„ Robert, wright ; Margaret Duddingstoun i Aug. 

,, William, merchant ; Margaret Reid 12 Jan. 

,, William, wright ; Margaret Johnstoun 26 Nov. 
Sangster (Songster), Elspeth ; Thomas Drummond, smith i Dec. 

„ Gavin, tailor ; Marjory Lyle 3 Feb. 

„ Isobel ; Alexander Ferguson 4 Mar. 

,, Jean ; Mr. Lewis Dick 16 July 

„ Jean ; William Christie 15 Aug. 

„ Jean ; Edward Smith • 2 May 

„ Margaret ; John Welsh, mealmaker 29 Nov. 

„ Mary ; Thomas Thomson, mason 13 June 

,, Mary ; Andrew Scheai'er, mason 14 Feb. 

,, Robert, workman ; Agnes Hay 28 July 

Saphley, Catharine ; Robert Tait 20 June 

Saunegrain, Guy, Frenchman ; Isobel Noyer 15 Mar. 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh Marriage Register. 605 

Savage (Sovage), Catharine ; William Plaine, stabler 4 May 1609 

,, George ; Margaret Whyte 24 Feb. 1642 

„ John, brewer ; Elizabeth Boig, d. of deceased Thomas B., 

brewer 16 Oct. 1698, m. 2 Nov. 1698 

Sawers (Saars), Elizabeth ; Robert Moubray 17 May 1696 

„ Elspeth ; Joseph Stctcy, painter 7 June 1650 

„ John, mealmaker ; Marion Vass 4 Oct. 1631 

,, John, painter ; Agnes Home 30 Jan. 1606 

„ John, painter ; Alison Mowtray 2 July 1629 

,, Joshua, workman ; Janet Moffat 27 Jan. 1625 

Sayer, Elizabeth ; Thomas Freer, tailor 19 Sept. 1693 

Sayers, Jacob, soapboiler ; Eupham Baillie, married by Mr. 

Andrew Kynneir 15 Mar. 1678 

Scaills, John ; Anna Allardyce 3 Apr. 1691 

Scailler, James, merchant ; Catharine Wilsoune 14 July 1608 

Scaithemure, James, chirurgeon ; Doratie Brusse 6 Mar. 1605 

Scarlet, Helen ; James Fischer, merchant 24 Jan. 1609 

Scatarbie, Patrick, tailor ; Jean Godskirk 27 May 1662 

Scathowie. See Schathowie. 

Scavage, James, tailor ; Margaret Broun 18 Aug. 1629 

Schalendar, Janet ; John Bichet, bonnet maker 16 Mar. 1647 

Schang, James, wright ; Barbara Robertsone 12 Nov. 161 1 

Schathowie (Scathowie, Skadowie), Walter, "chopman"; 

Margaret Parret 31 July 1610 

„ Walter, merchant ; Isobel Archibald 6 Oct. 1608 

„ William, brewer ; Helen Galbraith 6 Mar. 1605 

Scheill. See Shiel. 

Schethrium, Helen ; James Baxter, wright 26 Feb. 1663 

Schevez. See Chives. 

Schod, James, flesher ; Agnes Trunche 3 f>b. 1602 

Schola, Edward, feltmaker, indweller ; Marjory Knowes, widow 

of John Fairies, merchant burgess 29 Sept. 1700, m. 12 Nov. 1700 
„ George, feltmaker ; Isobel Arbuthnot, d. of George A., 

mariner in ward of Cruden 23 Aug. 1696, m. 2 Oct. 1696 

Schoneir, Mr. Martin, doctor in medicine ; Christian Gibsoune 

18 Aug. 1601 
Scobie, Jeals ; Harry Ramsay, wright 27 May 1613 

„ John ; Alison Crawfurd 26 May 1612 

,, Margaret ; William Cochren, tailor 14 June 1626 

Scoon (Skune), Isobel ; James Binks, milner 20 June 1676 

„ James, smith ; Janet Broun 13 July 1648 

„ John, tailor ; Margaret Lowthiane 21 Oct. 1630 

„ Thomas, locksmith ; Janet Sibbald 18 July 1628 

,, William, glazier ; Agnes Rob, by warrant to Mr. Alex- 
ander Malcolme 27 Aug. 1686 
,, William, glazier; Anna Boyd, married disorderly 27 Mar. 1691 
Scotland, Patrick, stabler ; Jean Purvess 4 June 1668 
Scott (Scot, Scotte) of Alton, Walter ; Helen Fisher 11 Feb. 1690 
,, of Ancrome, Sir John; Elizabeth Bennett, married by 
Mr. Alexander Ramsay upon the 2d day of December 
last past I Feb. 1684 
„ of Ancrum, Patrick ; Anna Wallace 14 Oct. 1675 
,, of Bauclero, Walter ; Bessie Mosman 6 Feb. 1621 
„ of Breadmeadows, Robert ; Agnes Kello, dau. of the de- 
ceased Hew K., merchant 29 Apr. 1692 
„ of Harden, William, younger : Mrs. Jean Nisbet, married 

by Mr. John M'Ghie 16 Mar. 1673 

,, of Headshaw, John, younger ; Jean Hackett, married by 
Mr. Alexander Malcolme upon a testimonial of orderly 
proclamation at Askirk subscribed by Mr. Archibald 
\n^\s 171 retentis 15 Dec. 1683 



6o6 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [1595-1700. 

Scott (Scot, Scotte), of Heychester, Gideon ; Lady Mary 
Drummond, d. of John, Earl of Melfuird 

18 Feb. 1700, in. 28 Feb. 1700 
„ of Rennaldburn, John ; Margaret (larwen, married per 

hcense by Mr. Thomas Paterson, now minister at 
Borthwick, upon the 14th of this instant month 26 June 1683 
„ of Scotstarbit, David ; Mrs. Elizabeth Eleis, married on 

the 12 of November instant 1691 27 Nov. 1691 

„ of Sinton, John ; Mrs. . . . Murray, sister to Black- 
barony, after thrice proclamation in their respective 
churches were married here by Mr. Alexander Malcome 

8 Apr. '"' 
of Todrig, Walter, fiar ; Mrs. Elizabeth Ker, lawful dau. 
to Sir Thomas Ker of ... , married by Mr. 
John M 'Queen per license Arch. Glasg. 17 Aug. 

of Whitsleid, Robert ; Jean Hay, married by Mr. William 

Meldrome upon the 9th day of this instant moneth 1 1 Aug. 
Adam, merchant ; Jean Wilsoun 2 Nov. 

Adam, messenger ; Agnes Scheill 23 Dec. 

Agnes ; Alexander Runseman 20 Aug. 

Agnes ; John FairfouU 1 1 Mar. 

Agnes ; John Pacok, merchant 29 Dec. 

Agnes ; Mr. John Oliphant, clerk to H. M. Wardrobe 18 Dec. 
Agnes ; James Oren, merchant 8 Sept. 

Agnes; Andrew Miller, cordiner ' 26 Sept. 

Agnes ; Thomas Scot, pewderer 9 Aug. 

Agnes ; Archibald Patoun, merchant 15 Jan. 

Agnes ; John Andersone, baker 2 Sept. 

Agnes ; Thomas Tailer, soldier 17 July 

Agnes ; Patrick Adair, soldier 27 July 

Agnes ; John Hall, merchant 4 Sept. 

Agnes ; John Sinclair, cordiner 14 Dec 

Agnes ; James Halyburtoun, apothecary 18 Jan. 

Agnes ; Andrew Bruce, merchant 2 June 

Agnes ; Thomas Ogilvie of Channelie 7 Feb. 

Agnes ; John Watson, peuterer 14 July 

Agnes ; James Broun, tailor 5 July 

Agnes ; Mr. James Grant 8 Apr. 

Agnes ; Mr. George Whithead 31 Mar. 

Alexander, goldsmith ; Agnes Wauchope 29 July 

Alexander, indweller ; Jean Tunnoch 29 Nov. 

Alexander, miller ; Eupham Galloway 19 May 

Alexander, skinner ; Janet Sheill 27 Nov. 

Alexander, weaver ; Jean Sharp 2 June 

Alexander ; Elizabeth Grahame, married by Mr. Andrew 

Cant, younger, upon the 8th instant 9 Dec. 

Alexander ; Helen Matthie 30 Nov. 

Alison ; Lues Hill, cutler 26 Apr. 

Alison ; Andrew Lasoun, miller 18 June 

Alison ; James Ross, indweller 13 June 

Alison ; Robert Wallace, writer i June 

Andrew, bookseller ; Janet Brysoun 15 Sept. 

Andrew, bookseller ; Elizabeth Currie 18 June 

Andrew, chirurgeon ; Margaret Laing 13 May 

Andrew, gentleman ; Elizabeth Hodge 12 July 

Andrew, maltman in St. Monance ; Isobel Jervis 23 June 

Andrew, tailor ; Violet Forrest, d. of John F., sievewright 

19 June 1698, m. 15 July 
Andrew, workman ; Beatrix Alexander 4 Oct. 
Anna ; John Robertsone 19 June 
Anna ; Alexander Robertson, brewer 14 June 



1595-1700.] Edinburgh .Marriage Register. 



607 



Scott (Scot, Scotte), Anna ; George Drummond, merchant 
,, zAnna, eldest dau. to Sir William S. of Ancrum ; Willia 
Scott, eldest son of Walter S. of Reyburn 
Anna ; John Robertson, mason 
Anna ; Archibald Douglas 
Annabell ; John Sweeper, Englishman 
Anthony, tailor ; Margaret Ed)er 
Archibald, merchant ; Janet Warrock 
Barbara ; James Kynneir, cloth draper 
Barbara ; Mr. Archibald Stevinsone 
Barbara ; William Drummond of Hathorndane 
Barbara ; Mr. Laurence Charters, advocate 
Beatrix ; Thomas Spens, baker 
Bessie ; Walter Murriell, slater 
Bessie ; William Symontoun, painter 
Bessie ; John Broun, merchant 
Bessie ; James Pook, baker 
Bessie ; William Moore, maltman 
Bessie ; James Monteith, wright 
Bessie ; Walter Stewart 
Catharine ; James Geddes, tailor 
Catharine ; James Lauchland, merchant 
Catharine ; John Andersone, workman 

Thomas Robesone, maltman 

Alexander Law, tailor 

Thomas Hardie, brewer 

Alexander Clerk, apothecary 

Robert Scott, violer 

James Somervell, writer 

James Willson, tailor 

William Inglis, merchant 

George Rentoun, baker 

James Dewar, tailor 

Alexander Home, merchant 
Margaret Rutherfoord 



Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Catharine 

Charles 

Cicill ; Mr. Charles Ker, son to the Earl of Lothian 

Cicill ; John Stuart, writer 

Cicill ; John Kerr 

Mrs. Christian ; James Minzies 

Christian ; Walter Scot 

Christian ; John Kinnaird, maltman 

Christian ; James Masoune 

Christian ; Mr. Alexander Grahame, agent 

Christian ; John Andersone, merchant 

Christian ; John Jamesone, merchant 

Christian ; Andrew Slaughter, stabler 

Christian ; Alexander Sutherland, violer 

Christian ; Thomas Cairnes, cordiner 

Christian ; George Leslie, merchant 

Christian ; John Crafurd, writer 

Christian ; Gideon Scott, indweller 

Christian ; David Cockburn, merchant 

Christian ; Henry Eorrester, gentleman 

Christian ; Alexander Brand, younger, merchant 

Christian ; Donald M'Kerie, indweller 

Christian ; James Sinclair 

Christian ; Alexander Paterson, baker 

Christian ; John Rutherfurd 

David, cordiner, indweller ; his widow. See Elizabeth 

David, mariner ; Christian Lentroun 

David, merchant ; Margaret Whyt 



3 Apr. 


679 


m 




21 June 


681 


25 July 


684 


5 Jan. 


693 


28 June 


655 


27 Jan. 


629 


16 Mar. 


670 


19 Feb. 


613 


27 Oct. 


642 


28 Apr. 


663 


II Nov. 


1670 


18 Feb. 


[607 


17 Apr. 


605 


8 Aug. 


609 


16 June 


618 


21 Nov. 


639 


27 June 


662 


6 Dec. 


1678 


21 May 


1699 


26 Feb. 


1607 


21 Dec. 


[609 


16 Apr. 


616 


31 Dec. 


[616 


8 June 


1618 


II Mar. 


1647 


3 July 


1657 


3 Jan. 


1660 


12 June 


1668 


19 June 


668 


22 Apr. 


1673 


29 June 


1675 


4 July 


[679 


22 Aug. 


680 


16 Dec. 


689 


8 Feb. 


666 


7 Nov. 


673 


25 Sept. 


690 


1 1 Aug. 


[685 


13 Aug. 


'595 


12 Sept. 


[599 


18 Aug. 


601 


5 Oct. 


603 


29 Oct. 


612 


16 Feb. 


614 


21 Nov. 


616 


21 July ] 


633 


14 June 1 


649 


I Apr. 


652 


4 Oct. 1 


665 


2,0 Apr. ] 


668 


30 Mar. 1 


673 


9 Sept. 1 


673 


27 Feb. 1 


674 


29 Jan. I 


677 


7 Dec. 1 


680 


27 Apr. 1 


683 


17 Nov. ] 


693 


Cushnie. 




30 Apr. 


678 


27 June 


1637 



iJ 



6o8 Edinburgh Marriage Register. [i 595-1700. 



Scott (Scot, Scotte), David; Catharine Drummond 15 Aug. 

„ Dorothy ; John OHver, merchant 26 Apr. 

,, Edward, baker ; Isobel Phinie 18 Oct. 

,, Mrs. EUzabeth, sister to the Laird of Spencerfield ; Sir 

John Shaw of Greenock 9 May 

„ EHzabeth ; WilHam Binning, merchant 26 Dec. 

„ EHzabeth ; John Shaw, writer 30 Apr. 

„ Ehzabeth ; John Bailhe, apothecary 24 Apr. 

„ EHzabeth ; James Ker, merchant in Kelso 11 Oct. 

,, Elspeth ; James Kay ' 17 Sept. 

„ Elspeth ; John Scot, merchant 19 May 

„ Elspeth ; John Hunter, baker 8 Aug. 

„ Elspeth ; James Foresyth, tailor 24 Jan. 

„ Elspeth ; James Davidson, wright . 27 Feb. 

„ Elspeth ; John Whyte, wright 18 June 

„ Esther ; Archil^ald Ochiltrie, weaver 9 Sept. 

„ Eupham ; John Ray, gardener 9 Feb. 

,, Eupham ; John Driffe, weaver 22 Nov. 

„ Eupham ; William Ker, merchant 27 Jan. 

„ Eupham ; George Morisone, writer 29 July 

„ Eupham ; William Borthwike of Hallheriot 13 Dec. 

„ Eupham ; David French 1 1 Dec. 

,, Mr. Francis, minister at Tweedsmuir ; Mary Ballfour, 

married by Mr. George Forbes per license B. Edin. 

14 Mar. 
„ Francis, writer ; Marv Hepburn, married by Mr. John Hamilto 

27 Sept. 
„ Francis ; Agnes Sinclare, by Mr. G. Trotter in the Tron Kirk 

16 July 
„ Gavin, skinner ; Marion Mowbray 21 Feb. 

„ Mr. George ; Elizabeth Maxwell, married by Mr. William 

Annand upon the 7th of this instant 8 Dec. 

„ George, goldsmith, burgess of Edinburgh ; Jean Hutche- 

son, d. of deceased George H., merchant 

14 Aug. 1698, m. I Sept. 
„ George, husbandman ; Janet Aras 30 Aug. 

,, George, mason ; Barbara Steill 4 Feb. 

„ George, merchant ; Eupham Smyth, married in the Canongate 

23 Feb. 
„ George, writer ; Mary Chaip, married by Mr. John 

Hamilton, St. Andrews 28 Dec. 

„ George ; Marion Govan 5 Dec. 

,. Gideon, indweller ; Christian Scott 30 Apr. 

,, Gideon, merchant ; Jean Auchinmowtie 17 Sept. 

„ Gilbert, wobster ; Janet Lokhart 17 Aug. 

„ Grissell ; Andrew Law, merchant 22 Nov 

,, Grizel ; Thomas Reanick, armourer 29 June 

,, Harry ; Eupham Campbell i July 

„ Henry, locksmith ; Eupham Brown 7 Apr. 

„ Henry, tailor ; Bessie Twedie 16 Dec. 

„ Helen ; Steven Fran, writer 30 Jan. 

,, Helen ; Andrew Young, merchant 13 Dec. 

,, Helen ; Adam Ray, merchant 3 July 

„ Helen ; Robert Fischen, tailor 5 May 

„ Helen ; Archibald Waterstoun, furrour 9 Dec. 

„ Helen ; Andrew Ros, tailor 4 Aug. 

„ Helen ; John Balfour 6 May 

Helen ; John Broun, flesher 8 Mar. 

„ Helen ; James Johnstoun, flesher 13 Dec. 

,, Helen; Cornelius Neilson, merchant 30 Apr. 

Helen ; Alexander Lamb 29 July 



657 
626 
608 

684 
662 
670 
681 
683 

595 
608 
616 
668 
674 
675 
652 
603 
608 
648 
652 
670 
688 



683 

683 

686 
622 

665 



698 

655 
647 

658 

683 
609 
668 
661 
602 
603 
649 
628 

653 
600 
600 
603 
606 
607 
628 
636 
641 
644 
667 
674 
680 




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