Wedderburn Book: A History of the Wedderburns in the Counties of Berwick, and Forfar, Designed of Wedderburn, Kingennie, Ester Powrie, Blackness, Balindean, and Gosford; and Their Younger Branches; Together with Some Account of Other Families of the Name, 1296-1896, Volume 1
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Aberlady Andrew April bailie Balindean baptized baronet baronet of Blackness Birkhill Bishop of Dunblane bond born Br.T brother burgess of Dundee burgh buried Chap charter clerk of Dundee constable of Dundee cousin Craigie Cupar D.Dec daughter David Scrymgeour David Wedderburn death decree derburn descendants discharge Douglas Dundee records Earl Easter Powrie Edinburgh elder eldest entry father favour Forfar George Gosford Halkett heirs male Helen Howff husband issue Jamaica James Wedderburn Janet John Halkett July June Katharine Kingennie lands late letter Lord Lord Gosford March marriage marriage contract married mentioned merchant merks Murraygait named notary Patrick Pearsie Peter Wedderburn Pitfirrane Register relict retoured Robert Wedderburn sasine Scotland Scrymgeour seal Sept Sir Alexander Wedderburn Sir David Wedderburn Sir John Wedderburn Sir Peter sister sons surviving Synopsis of References Thomas uncle Wedder Wedderbum wife William witness younger
Page 414 - E'en from the grave thou shalt have power to charm. Bid them be chaste, be innocent, like thee ; Bid them in duty's sphere as meekly move : And, if so fair, from vanity as free, As firm in friendship, and as fond in love, Tell them, though 'tis an awful thing to die, ('Twas, e'en to thee,) yet, the dread path once trod, Heaven lifts its everlasting portals high, And bids "the pure in heart behold their God.
Page 270 - 3. And the said Alexander David Stewart further saith: That the said Louis Riel, being a subject of our Lady the Queen, not regarding the duty of his allegiance, nor having the fear of God in his heart, but being moved and seduced by the instigation of the devil, as a traitor against our said Lady the Queen...
Page 304 - AB, his executors, administrators, and assigns, that these our letters patent, or the enrolment or exemplification thereof, shall be in and by all things good, firm, valid, sufficient, and effectual in the law, according to the true intent and meaning thereof, and shall be taken, construed, and adjudged in...
Page 270 - I do solemnly and sincerely declare, That I do believe in my conscience, that the person pretended to be Prince of Wales during the life of the late King James, and since his decease, pretending to be and taking upon himself the...
Page 304 - And to the end the said governor and company of adventurers of England trading into Hudson's Bay may be encouraged to undertake and effectually to prosecute the said design of our more especial grace, certain knowledge, and mere motion, we have given...