The History of Leith

July 15, 2011

Lady Arnot

10 Julie 1645.—Mr James Sharp or pastor reports yat ye Ladie Arnot will have for hir wheat strea (i.e., straw) 13s. 4d. ^
(Note.—Lady Arnot was daughter-in-law to Sir John Arnot of Birswick, Provost of Edinburgh, 1587-89. Sir John’s daughter was married to Nisbet ofOraigentinnie, who “sat” in South Leith Church.)

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