BURNETT, Thomas of Slowie, Minister of Strachan, Reverend Mr
- Born: About 1575
- Marriage (1): STRACHIN, Christian 1
- Died: August 1637 2
"THOMAS BURNETT of Slowie, second son of William B. of Slowie and Jane Chalmer, and grandson of Alexander B. of Leys; adm. in 1599; in 1607 his house was infected with the pest, on which two professional 'clengers' (cleansers) were sent for from Dundee to come with all speed, when they received from some neighbouring gentlemen, a bond for 500 merks; died Aug. 1637. He marr. Christian, daugh. of Andrew Strachan, min. of Logie-Durno, and had issue Andrew; Thomas; James; Christian. Key. of Deech, cclxxii. 161, dxviii. 405 ; Bey. Mag. Siy., vili., 644; Brechin Tests.; Chambers's Dom. Ann., i.; Aberdeen Sas., iii. 174, v. 401.]"
from Fasti Ecclesiae
Thomas married Christian STRACHIN, daughter of Reverend Mr Andrew STRACHAN Regent at King's College and Margaret MELIN.1 (Christian STRACHIN was baptised on 27 May 1620 in Saint Nicholas Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.)