The History of Leith

September 14, 2011

Mention of the Marquis of Montrose in the South Leith Records

26 May 1646.—Our pastor Mr Alex Gibsone declared yt it was ye will of ye presbeterie yat everie minister should learne at his owne Kirk Session who were complyars with James Graham so he demandit or said session if yei knowe any complyars and who they were.
(Note.—This refers to James Graham the great Marquis of Montrose.)

Source-The South Leith Records

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