Item BrMS 3/DC 83 - Miscellaneous transcriptions

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BrMS 3/DC 83


Miscellaneous transcriptions


  • 1693 (Creation)

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1 volume

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Dean Christie was born in 1858, the son of the Reverend William Christie, the incumbent of Fochabers and Dean of Moray. He was educated at Aberdeen University and Edinburgh Theological College, being ordained in 1881. Following curacies at Leith, and Hornsey, London, he became the incumbent of Stonehaven in 1890, where he remained until his death in 1931. He was examining chaplain to the Bishop of Brechin 1904-1916, and was synod clerk 1909-1917. In 1917 he became Dean of Brechin.

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[Small notebook]: miscellaneous notes on Episcopal clergy and related matters. Entries dated from c.1693. 1913. Notes relate particularly to: George Adams; Dr Robert Barron's daughter (notes from Laing MSS); Gideon Cant - Glenbervie Epitaphs; Mr Lawrence Charteris (notes from Laing MSS); Don family; Robert Douglas, Bishop of Dunblane; James Fall to Mr Nelson, letter, (notes from Laing MSS); James Glegg - Glenbervie Epitaphs; Rev. James Greenshields; Mr Hepburn, Non-Jurant Minister; Rev. John Hutchison; Mr James; Jolly family; King Charles II, Natural children of; Mr George Lauder, Non-Jurant Minister; Walter McGill (notes from Laing MSS); Panmure Paper; James Ramsay, Bishop of Dunblane (notes from Laing MSS); Religious Houses in Scotland; Rev. James Smith, Muchalls; Rev. James Stevenson, Catterline; Rev. James Stewart; David Strachan, Bishop of Brechin (notes from Laing MSS); Synonyms (Jacobite) used in their letters; Rev. William Ward, Old Deer; Rev. James Weirs.


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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BrMS 3/DC 83

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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