URQUHART, Thomas of Burdsyards, Minister of Dallas, Reverend Mr 1 2 3
- Born: About 1653
- Marriage (1): DUNBAR, Finnella on 19 November 1674 in Dyke parish, Moray, Scotland 1
- Died: About 1706 3
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(at Dallas in 1688)
"THOMAS URQUHART of Burdsyards, born about 1660, son of John U. of Burdsyards, Forres, to whom he
was served heir 27th Feb. 1675; educated at King's College, Aberdeen, 1668-72; passed trials before the Presb. and recommended to the bishop for licence 7th March 1683 ; pres. by Alexander Rose, Bishop of Moray, before 14th Dec. 1687; coll. (at Elgin) 29th Dec. same year; adm. 11th Jan. 1688; deserted his charge in 1699, and died about 1706. He marr. Fenella Dunbar, and had issue Robert of Burdsyairds. [Shaw's Hist., iii., 412 ;
Inq. Ret. Elgin, 135, 136.]"
from Fasti Ecclesiae
Note: The year noted for Thomas Urquhart's birth seems rather late.
Thomas married Finnella DUNBAR, daughter of Sir Robert DUNBAR 3rd of Grangehill and Grizel BRODIE, on 19 November 1674 in Dyke parish, Moray, Scotland.1 (Finnella DUNBAR was born about 1658.)
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from Index of Marriages 1