John MacPherson

(circa 1715 - )
     John MacPherson was also known as John MacPherson (of Tomachlaggan) in records. He was born circa 1715 in Scotland. He was the son of unlinked early MacPherson. John was present at James MacPherson's christening on 11 February 1736 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. James, son to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Janet Petrie his partie (spouse crossed out).
     John MacPherson lived at Tomachlaggan, Kirkmichael, Banffshire, from 1736 to 1770.
     John MacPherson married Elspet Riach on 26 August 1736 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire. John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach. John was present at Jean MacPherson's christening on 20 May 1737 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Jean, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse. John was present at William MacPherson's christening on 3 May 1740 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. William, son to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. John was present at Elspet MacPherson's christening on 28 January 1742 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Elspet, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. John was present at Wylet MacPherson's christening on 16 August 1743 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Wylet, daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his wife..
John MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Gordon Estate, in 1748, for property in Easter Tomachlaggan, Kirkmichael. 1748 rental abstract Strathavon... Easter Tomachlaggan: Jno McPherson, rent £93/6/8. Subtenants: William Fraser; Donald Shaw; Alexander Grant in Ruthven; James McVeen; Barbara Stuart.. Other John McPhersons in the 1748 rental abstract Strathavon... were: Ballentruan: Robt Grant tacksman: Ruthven George Barron miller for miln of Jno Mcpherson Inverchebit & croft 25m. £16/13/4, a dozen poultry, a reek hen and a dozen eggs; upolds the stone & iron and going gair & cess for the miln; has 2 mailanders the one pays for his house £3 & the other 4 mks viz Dougal Guthery & Isobel Robson. John Mcpherson in Belinden, subtenant to Cambdel pays now 200 mks, a reek hen. John was present at Ann MacPherson's christening on 30 April 1749 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Ann, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. John was present at Isabel MacPherson's christening on 3 January 1751 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Isabel, daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. John was present at daughter MacPherson's christening on 16 March 1753 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Un-named daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse..
John MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Gordon Estate, in 1755, for property in Kirkmichael. 1755 rental of the Lordship of Strathavon - Easter Tomachlaggan John Mcpherson £93/6/8. John was present at daughter MacPherson's christening on 13 January 1757 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse..
John MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Gordon Estate, in 1764, for property in Kirkmichael. 1764 Rental - Tomachlaggan Easter: John Mcpherson Scots money £93/6/8, Sterl money £7/15/6.. Also at Dell & Bellacorack: Jno etca, Mcphersons Scots £251/13/4, Sterl £20/19/5. (& Robert Mcp at Belniden).
John MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Gordon Estate, between 1766 and 1767, for property in Kirkmichael. 1766 Rental - Easter Tomachlaggan John Mcpherson £7/15/6, additional rent £8/4/5, sterl £16. 1767 Rental - ditto.
John MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Glenlivet Estate, in 1770, for property in Kirkmichael. 1770 rental book, Glenlivet Estate Office - Easter Tamochlaggin John MacPherson, commencement of lease Whit. 1765, expiry Whit 1784.
     John died in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT.

Child of John MacPherson and Janet Petrie

Children of John MacPherson and Elspet Riach

Children of John MacPherson and Jean Turner

Elspet Riach

(circa 1715 - after 1757)
     Elspet Riach was born circa 1715 in Banffshire, Scotland.
     Elspet Riach married John MacPherson, son of unlinked early MacPherson, on 26 August 1736 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire. John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach. Elspet was present at Jean MacPherson's christening on 20 May 1737 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. Jean, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse. Elspet was present at William MacPherson's christening on 3 May 1740 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. William, son to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. Elspet was present at Elspet MacPherson's christening on 28 January 1742 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Elspet, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. Elspet was present at Wylet MacPherson's christening on 16 August 1743 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Wylet, daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his wife.. Elspet was present at Ann MacPherson's christening on 30 April 1749 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Ann, daughter to John McPherson inTomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. Elspet was present at Isabel MacPherson's christening on 3 January 1751 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Isabel, daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. Elspet was present at daughter MacPherson's christening on 16 March 1753 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Un-named daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. Elspet was present at daughter MacPherson's christening on 13 January 1757 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT. Daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse..
     Elspet died after 1757 in Kirkmichael, BAN, SCT.

Children of Elspet Riach and John MacPherson

daughter MacPherson

(16 March 1753 - )
     Daughter MacPherson was christened on 16 March 1753 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. Un-named daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his spouse.. She was the daughter of John MacPherson and Elspet Riach.