Dated March 7 1755
List of landowners &/or contributors to Kirk funds
John CUNNINGHAM Portioner at Stane
his rents and tenants, £1. 11/- 6d
Ditto for the lands of Darngavel & tenants 18/- 5d
James STEEL Portioner of Stane
David RUSSEL Portioner @ Stane
Alex BROWNLIE Auchterbridgend
Alexander BAILLIE of Bailliesmuir
John LOCKHART of Castlehill
William STORRY Badallon
James WADDLE of Leadloch
James Prentice Portioner at Stane
Robert RUSSEL Portioner of Daviesdyke
Thomas STEEL of Summerside
Heirs of Robert KEDDER Portioner of Daviesdykes
Mort Cloth records extracts from
1753 to 1771
Dec 23. Received for the Best Mort cloth to
Barbara HAMILTON in the Paroch of Dalserf.
Jan 6. for the best mort cloth to Margaret HODGE
daughter to James HODGE in Hungry Hill.
for ditto Janet LANG
Jan 13. for the best mort cloth to Agnes CULLEN in
the Paroch of Bothwell.
Feb 24. Received for the best mort cloth to
John DAVIDSON at Tarbrax
Mar 17. For the same to Janet AITKEN in the
Paroch of Dalserf.
For the plush mort cloth to Margaret HUTCHIESON
in the Paroch of Bothwell.
Mar 24 for the children mort cloth to Anna STEWART.
Daniel STEWART daughter.
Mar 31. for the best mort cloth to Mary BELL in
the Paroch of Dalserf.
Apr 21. for ditto to Cicilia WALKER in the Paroch of Bothwell.
June 9. for the plush mort cloth to James BELL in
the Paroch of Dalserf
- for ditto to Mary SELKIRK at Tarbrax.
- for the best mort cloth to Mary GRAY spouse to
James BELL of Auchterhead
Aug 4. for ditto to James PRENTICE Portioner of Stane.
Aug 11. Received for the plush mort cloth to
Sept 15. for the plush mort cloth to Anna RENWICK
daughter to James RENWICK at the old church.
- for the best mort cloth to Thomas BELL in Southdykes.
Nov 24. for the plush mort cloth to John BAIRD Snr.
in Knownoble Paroch of Shots.
Dec 15. for the best mort cloth to David CALDERHEAD
in the Paroch of Carluke
Feb ? for the best mort cloth Mr Baldy HAMILTON son
to William HAMILTON of Wishaw Esq.
Feb 23. for the best to Agnes POLLOCK in the
Paroch of Dalziel
Mar 2. for the plush to James HAMILTON in Evertoun.
Apr 6 for the best mort cloth to Jean SMELLIE
for ditto to Mrs FRASER in Cambusnethan.
for ditto to John DAVIDSON.
June 29 for the plush mort cloth to John BROWNLIE
July 27 best to Margaret SMITH relict of James WALKER
Aug 5. for the plush mort cloth to William RODGER at Symington.
- for the best mort cloth to Charlotte HASTY daughter
to Archibald HASTY in the Paroch of Bothwell.
- for the children to Jean BELL, daughter to
Robert BELL in Kirkhill.
Sept 14. for the ditto to Helen CLELAND child in
- for the ditto to William WISEMAN child in the
Paroch of Bothwell.
- for the plush mort cloth to William MARTIN
Oct 5 for the best mort cloth to Marion LINDSAY
Dec 14. for the best mort cloth to John HAMILTON in
Neithertoun of Cambusnethan.
Feb 15 best to John CUNNINGHAM Portioner of
Stane & Darngavel
Mar 14 for ditto to John FORREST of Muiriestonmill
paroch of Shots
for ditto to Alexander LAW Neitherton of Cam’nethan
- for ditto to Janet PATERSON in EVERTOUN.
Apr 11 best to Robert RUSSEL Portioner Daviesdykes.
May 2. for the plush mort cloth to James ?acket (H)
in Law of Maul ? in the Paroch of Carluke.
for the children mort cloth to James STEWART of
Allanton Esq. his child.
- for the best mort cloth to Cicilia CALDERHEAD
- received for the best mort cloth to Agnes HOOD only.
June 27. received for the best mort cloth to
Margaret KING at Neithertoun.
July 22. for the plush mort cloth to Alexander ALLAN
Sept 5 for ditto to James CLELAND at Knownoble in the
Paroch of Shots.
Sept 19 for the best mort cloth to Jean SELKRIG
Oct 31 for the best to Mary BELL spouse to
Robert RUSSEL at Auchterhead.
Nov 17. James GRAY in the Paroch of Shots plush mort cloth.
Marrion DAVIDSON at Garrion miln the best mort cloth.
Dec 12. Helen BALFOUR at Allanton the plush mort cloth.
Dec 19 for the best mort cloth to William SMELLIE in Evertoun
Jan 19. for the plush mort cloth to Janet SCOT
spouse to Gavin FLEMING in Evertoun.
- for the plush mort cloth to
Daniel STEWART in BERRYHILL
for ditto to Robert CLYDE at Flemington.
Feb 2. for the plush mort cloth to Janet KEDDER in
the Shots Paroch.
Mar 27 for the ditto to Helen CASSELS in Pather.
for best mort cloth to John PETTIGREW in Carluke Paroch
for the plush mort cloth to Christian NESBIT in Shots Paroch.
Apr 3. for ditto to Robert BRUCE in this Paroch.
- for the best mort cloth to Jean HAMILTON, spouse to
William PETERSON at Wishaw.
for the plush mort cloth to Isobel BELL in Watston.
May 15. for the best mort cloth to ? Morton at Crindledyke
June 19. for the best mort cloth to James BELL of
Auchterhea26. for ditto to William NEILSON at Carfin
byres in the Paroch of Dalziel.
July 17. for ditto to Margaret DOWNIE in ? Tor vart bush>
Sept 25. for the best mort cloth to
Alexander MARSHALL Neitherton
Oct 9. for ditto to Miss Catherine SINCLAIR at ? Daldowie.
Dec 18 best to Alexander BAILLIE of Bailliesmuir
Oct 29 for the plush mort cloth to Helen GILMOUR
spouse to William BROWNLIE Par of Shotts
March 11 for the best mort cloth to
Elisabeth WALKER spouse to John LAURIE Shotts
Apr 15 for the best mort cloth to Anne WADDLE
in Motherwell of Hamilton
Oct 21 Robert DALZIEL Wester Redmyre
Jan 23 Catherine SELKIRK spouse to Thomas SMELLIE
May 4 best to Margaret STEVEN relict of deceased
May 4 Betty SMELLIE in Motherwell of Hamilton
June 1 best to MAIR or MAIN Bailliesmuir
Aug 10 Thomas BROWNLIE at Harecraig
July 10 James RENWICK at the old Church of Cambusnethan
Aug 31 best to Andrew LINDSAY tenant Watterston
Nov 2 best to Catherine SMEELLIE in Law
Nov 2 best to Marion DAVIDSON spouse to James SELKIRK
Feb 8 best to Jean SOMERVAIL Daviesdykes
Feb 8 best to Anna MORTON Knownoble
April 19 Margaret CLELAND spouse to ??? FLEMING
Nov 29 Marion RENWICK spouse to James LOWDEN
March 28 Janet WADDLE sp to James BROWNLIE deceased
June 27 Marrion BROWNLIE sp of John DOWNIE Croftfoot
Oct 17. for the best mort cloth to John BROWNLIE son
of Alexander BROWNLIE, Auchterbridgend.
May 22 best to John PETTIGREW Kingshill
Sept 11 best to Mrs STEEL Pather
Jan 19 best to Thomas PETTIGREW @ Bentyhillocks ??
May 6 best to Janet EASTON relict of
Robert RUSSEL Portioner Daviesdykes
July 29 Robert RUSSELL at Auchterhead
June 16 best Janet STEEL spouse to
Robert GRAY @ Darngavel
April 13 Janet WALKER spouse to Gavin PETTIGREW Carluke
May 11 best to Janet PETTIGREW sp to
William STEWART Wester Tarbrax
May 17 best to Thomas PETTIGREW Kingshill
Sept 6 Rec from Wm SMELLIE in Overtoun payment for the
plush mortcloth that was owing since 6th July 1766 for
Robert CUNNINGHAM, son of Joseph CUNNINGHAM of Lockhill
Apr 10. for the plush to Christian TURNER relict of
Thomas PETTIGREW in Kingshill
June 12 best to Thomas RUSSEL of Daviesdykes
Feb 3 Janet RUSSELL relict of
Alexander BROWNLIE at Bowhouse Bog Shotts
Feb 20 John PETTIGREW Kingshill
Apr 30 best to Janet HARESHAW sp to J
ohn FORREST Hungryhill
Nov 5 plush to James STEEL at Hartwood Shotts
April 15 for the new velvet mortcloth to
Margaret KEDDER relict of John STEEL of Summerside
May 5 for the new velvet mortcloth to
David STEEL at Summerside
Monthly Subscriptors Included;
Jean Waddell 3/-
Janet Waddell 3/-
Velvet or best 8/-
Plush or 2nd 5/-
June 5th Little m/c for James Hamilton
June 30th best for Janet Brownlie
April 14th best for Robert BAILLIE of Baillie Muir
May 12th best Jean NIMMO Baillie Muir
July 27th best Janet MORTON Crindledyke
Oct 26th best Katherine PETTIGREW
Nov 2nd best Janet STEEL Spouse to
James BROWNLEE In Morningside
Feb 3rd Best John CUNNINGHAM Portioner of Stane
May 8th best Marion CLELAND
Jan 24th best for Isobel STEEL spouse to James Young
Nov 8th best John BROWNLIE, Dalserf
Sept 17th best John INGLIS Auchterhead
July 2nd second for Elisabeth BROWNLIE
Jan 7th Mary BAILLIE Bogside
March 17th Child John BLACK
Sept 29th best Helen PETTIGREW Hareshaw
Sept 29th best Thomas CLELAND
Feb 2nd Rec’d for best to John STEEL at Meikle Hareshaw
Feb 16 Janet SMELLIE relict of John FORREST
June 5th 2nd to Ann BROWNLIE at Wishawhill
June 22nd Betty BROWNLIE Dau to Wm BROWNLIE
Jan 11th child to Mary CUNNINGHAM Dau to
James at Netherton
Feb 1st best Christian BROWNLIE Spouse To
William STEEL at Wishawtown
Feb 1st Marion DOWNIE spouse to
Alexander WADDELL at Brow
June 29th best Margaret STEEL Stane
July 5th John PETTIGREW Hynshaw
Aug 7th John BUCHANAN Knownoble
Oct 23rd William BROWNLIE
July 2nd John LAW Overtown
July 16th Janet RUSSEL Greenhead
Nov 19th William STEEL merchant in Glasgow
June 6th best Grisel MORTON spouse to
Thomas CLELAND Wishawtown
Aug 28th to Mary LAW relict of BAILLIE of Baillie Muir
Oct 28th best William DALZIEL Langbyres Shotts
Oct 28th 2ns William LAW
Nov 18th 2nd Janet REID
Jan 13th Elisabeth BAILLIE
Jan 20th Mary BAILLIE
Jan 20th Janet BAILLIE
Mar 10th Catherine WADDELL
Apr 14th Jean LAW
May 25th William KING’s wife
Sept 20th Mary STEEL Wishawtown
Nov 8th James BAILLIE’s child
Aug 16th Thomas STEEL’s daughter
July 10th Ann CLELAND Knownoble
July 3rd James PETTIGREW in Hungryhill
Aug 14 Elisabeth PETTIGREW relict of
William PETTIGREW in Muirmailen
Dec 10th best Jean STEEL at Summerside
Feb best Thomas CLELAND
Aug 19th best William LINDSAY Greenhead
Dec 16th 2nd Margaret LAW
Dec 16th Agnes LAW
Oct 6th John CLELAND’s wife
May 11th Christian PETTIGREW
May 3 best to Thomas SMELLIE, Stane
May 29 best Alex INGLIS, his son
Aug 9, for the best to Mary CLELAND, relict of
Mr Wm GIBB Late schoolmaster of this parish
Aug 23 best Agnes BROWNLIE
Oct 18 best to Mary WADDLE Cam’nethan
Jan 13 Best to John WALLACE, son of John WALLACE
” ” best to Agnes WALLACE Dau to the above
Jan 17 Mary WALKER Dau to above
Feb 7 Isobel LOWDON
April 11 best to Alex PATERSON
April 11 2nd Jean FORREST Newarthill
May 2 best John FORREST Jnr Murdoustonmill
Oct 24 best to Elisabeth INGLIS
Oct 31 2nd to Jean CLADER Daviesdykes
April 3 best Robert MARSHAL son at Gare
Aug 28 Wm LAW Overtoun
Dec 4 2nd John BROWNLIE Overtoun
March 25 2nd Jean YOUNG
April 29 best Gavin YOUNG lately farmer at Greenhead
Dec 23 2nd James FRAME
Dec 23 best to George BROWNLIE
Feb 3 best to George BROWNLIE Jnr
Feb 3 best to Agnes BROWNLIE
May 26 2nd Robert FLEMING’s Son
Feb 16 for the best to Mrs STEEL of Summerside
May 18 best to John FRAME Summerside
June 15 2nd Mary CUNNINGHAM
July 27 2nd Marion SOMERVILLE
Jan 11 best Wm SMELLIE Wishawtoun
Jan 18 2nd Elisabeth BAILLIE
March 1 best Margaret WALKER Whitburn
March 15 best Lillias STORRY Blackhall
Mar 15 2nd Mary WADDLE
May 24 Margaret PETTIGREW Shotts
June 7 2nd Wm RUSSEL from Carluke
June 7 best David DOWNIE
Aug 10 Poors Margaret SOMMERVILLE
Nov 8 best John FORREST Murdostounmill
Nov 15 John LAING’s Dau Redmyre
Nov 15 Ann HAMILTON Woodhead
Nov 15 Catherine PETTIGREW Shotts
Nov 22 Janet HAMILTON
Feb 7 best Mary GOURLIE Thornhill
March 6 2nd John REID Wishawtown
March 20 best Janet McGHIE Shotts
May 1 best Catherine BROWNLIE Springhill
May 1 2nd Jean INGLIS
May 29 Janet LAW Hillhead
July 3 3rd Christian PETTIGREW
Aug 14 2nd Janet BROWNLEE
Aug 20 2nd Jean REID Wishawtown
Feb 26 best George BROWNLIE’S Wife
May 14 2nd Agnes MARSHALL
Dec 17 2nd John STEWART Dalserf
Jan 7 2nd Arch FORREST Newarthill
Jan 7 2nd John BROWNLEE’S Daughter
Jan 14 2nd Agnes MARSHALL
Feb 4 2nd Margt SMELLIE
Feb 18 best Thos NISBET’S wife
Feb 18 Robert GRAY Springhill
Apr 1 best Wm BROWNLEE’S Mother
June 23 best Margt FORREST
Oct 28 Wm SMELLIE Overtoun
Jan 13 best Alex SMELLIE
Jan 20 2nd Gavin PETTIGREW
Feb 24 2nd Thos STEEL Shotts
Apr 21 Alex BROWNLEE Bridgend
Apr 28 for the little best to Gavin PETTIGREW’S Child
Oct 13 2nd Robert CUNNINGHAM’S Wife
Oct 13 2nd Barbara LOWDEN
Nov 17 for the little to Jas BROWNLIE’S 3 Children
Nov 24 for the little Jas GARDNER’S child
Dec 1 2nd Wm SUMMERVILLE Stewarton
Dec 8 2nd Wm LINDSAY
Dec 22 2nd Alex INGLIS Stane
Dec 22 2nd Mary LINDSAY Greenhead
Dec 22 Janet SUMMERVILLE’S child
Feb 2 best Margt SMILLIE Bentyhillock
Feb 16 2nd Margaret BAILLIE
Mar 29 best Barbara LOUDEN
Apr 12 for the little Thomas STEEL’S child
Sept 27 for the little John SMILLIE’S son
Oct 25 2nd Janet MARSHALL
Oct 25 2nd Jean BROWNLEE
Oct 25 Ann BROWNLEE
Jan 24 Christian HAMILTON
Jan 24 Helen INGLIS
Sept 12 John SMELLIE’S wife
Jan 29 2nd William STEEL
Mar 13 John SMELLIE Brownhill
Mar 13 William LINDSAY’S Dau
Mar 27 Margaret LINDSAY
Sept 25 2nd John WARDROPE Meadowhead
Jan 1 2nd Wm PETTIGREW from Glasgow
Jan 1 Cecilia WALKER Windyedge
Jan 28 best Wm WALKER Wishawtown
June 4 best to John STEEL of Summerside
July 2 Jas BROWNLEE of Daviesdykes
Feb 18 best John CUNNINGHAM Stane
Feb 25 b Margt Gardner relict of John BURNS
Back cover of book
Dau Margaret BROWNLIE 1802
Marion LINDSAY wife of James
Archie their son
Marion their Dau