The History of Leith

October 31, 2011

The pane of excomunicaoune

3Qth Octobris 1608.—The qlk day Intimaoune was made in or Kirke publiklie efter the sermone before noone That John Lord Maxwell & Charles Maxwell of Kirkehouse wer excornumcat in the Eist Kirke of Edr the 23 of October Becaus being lawfullie warnit wpon thrie score days wnder the pane of excomunicaoune to have copierit in the said Kirke to schaw thair wnfeinzied repentance for thair Trayterous slauchter of umqll Sr James Johnsstoune of dunskellie Knycht, they copeirit not

source-The South Leith Records

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