DYCE, William Minister of Belhelvie, Reverend Mr 1 2 3
- Born: 26 December 1689 2
- Marriage (1): Unknown
(at Belhelvie in 1716)
"WILLIAM DYCE, born 26th Dec. 1689, son of Andrew D., merchant, Old Aberdeen, and brother of James D. of Disblair; educated at King's College; M.A. (15th May 1713) ; licen. by Presb. of Aberdeen 10th Nov. 1714; called by the Presb. jure devoluto 12th Oct. 1715; ord. 14th March 1716; died 23rd July 1724. He marr. Katherine (died 2nd May 1773, aged 72), daugh. of David Anderson, D.D., Professor of Divinity in King's College, and had issue Andrew, born Aug. 1720, died 24th April 1742; Katherine, born 7th Sept. 1721, died 31st Oct. 1731; Janet, born 18th March 1723 (marr. 15th Oct. 1740, William Forbes, coppersmith, Aberdeen, father of William F., who purchased the estate of Callender, Stirlingshire, in 1783). [Aberdeen Tests.; Tombst.; Burke's Landed Gentry; Kay's Portraits."
from Fasti Ecclesiae 2