1744 - 1839
Burns, Minister of the parish of Barony (Glasgow). "Was minister of the Barony for sixty-nine years; and for twenty-five years of that long period he preached to this congregation in the crypt of the Cathedral--a spectacle which Scott graphically describes in his "Rob Roy." In 1787, Dr. Burns lodged in Castle-pens Land, on the east side of the High Street, and died in 1839, at the advanced age of ninety-five. "
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|29th Dec 1774||MARB/ROLE FIANCE Glasgow, Scotland|
|2nd Jan 1775||Married |
Burns) 1751 - 1815 Barony, Lanark., Scotland