LEITH, Laurence of Kirkton de Rain
- Born: About 1549, Kirkton, Invernessshire, Scotland
- Marriage (1): LESLIE, Agnes about 1570
- Marriage (2): GORDON, Bessie
Agnes Leslie was John's first wife, Bessie Gordon his second.
From Laurence Leith are descended the family of Leith-Hay of Leithhall. 1
KIRKTON DE RAIN
This seems to be an older version of the name Rayne, a parish about 25 miles west of Aberdeen. There is Old Rayne, Kirkton of Rayne, and Oyne, all in the same area, connected with this name.
Laurence married Agnes LESLIE about 1570. (Agnes LESLIE was born about 1545.)
Laurence next married Bessie GORDON, daughter of George GORDON of Blairdinnie, 2nd of Coclarachie and Helenor GORDON of Tilphoudie. (Bessie GORDON was born before 1534.)