LESLIE, Jean of Pitcaple
- Born: About 1630
- Marriage (1): GORDON, John of Auchinhalrig, Factor to the Marquess of Huntly in 1649
"He married in 1649 Jean Leslie, who on Dec. 23, 1678 (at the Bog in presence of Sir Lewis Gordon of Gordonstown,
James Gordon, 'our servitor,' and Patrick Gordon of Glasterim), gave a discharge to 'Jean Lesly, relict of John
Gordon of Auchinhallrick,' for all intromissions. It was registered Feb. 8, 1681. (Elgin Commissary Record). On Nov. 29, 1684, Jean Leslie, 'goodwife of Auchinhalrick,' got sasine of an annual rent of £80 out of Ardneidlie, Cursarlie. Couperhill, Mill of Keith, and Cairnfield (Banff Sasines). She also had the life rent of the lands of Coldhome which paid so much to the stipend of Sir James Strachan, of Thornton, minister of Keith (see Elgin Commissary Records under date June 5 1684).
from Gordons of Cairnfield
Jean married John GORDON of Auchinhalrig, Factor to the Marquess of Huntly, son of Robert GORDON of Mayne, Founder of Second Cairnfield Gordons and Jean LESLIE, in 1649. (John GORDON of Auchinhalrig, Factor to the Marquess of Huntly was born about 1625.)