John MacPherson

(say 1700 - )
     Strathavon rental rolls 1712: Auchriachine John Mcpherson pays nyntien merks Inde £12/13/04. [p198]
     1748(+?) Fodderlatter Thos Gordon [tacksman].
     John Mcpherson in Tombreck subtnt £40; a reek hen a dozen eggs, 6 lib. butter, leads his share of peats, casts peats 1 day of thrie hands, carrys his corns to the miln, a day at feat & divot, a long carriage. A Robert Mcpherson is also listed followed by Ann Cameron then " John Mcpherson pays a third of the former Robt Mcpherson's rent to himself and 2 lib. butter to Fodderlatter" Next entry is for James McPherson in Tombreck of Fodderlatter, then "John Mcpherson there pays £66/13/4 12 lib. butter, 8 sufficient ment to cast peats & to lead the peats, 8 hands a day in harvest, 8 ditto for fea & divot & other services conform to neihbours, a reek hen & a dozen eggs". Next entry is Alex McDonald then William McPherson.
     John MacPherson lived at Kirkmichael. John & his spouse Janet Bain were living at Fodderletter 1729, 31, 33, Culmore in 1735, 36, Belnidden in 1744. John MacPherson was also known as John MacPherson (of Fodderletter) in records. He was born say 1700 in Banffshire, Scotland. He was the son of unlinked early MacPherson.
     John MacPherson married Janet Bain on 23 February 1727 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. John McPherson in Fodderletter & Janet Bain.

Children of John MacPherson and Janet Bain

Child of John MacPherson and Mary Meldrum

Janet Bain

(circa 1705 - )
     Janet died in Banffshire, Scotland. She was born circa 1705 in Banffshire.
     Janet Bain married John MacPherson, son of unlinked early MacPherson, on 23 February 1727 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. John McPherson in Fodderletter & Janet Bain.

Children of Janet Bain and John MacPherson