James Mercer

1711: Minister of Forteviot
1716: Married Elizabeth Logan Daughter of Rev. John Logan, Minister of St.Ninians, Stirlingshire.
1718: Minister of Aberdalgie.

Died:1744 Buried at Dunning church.


James and Elizabeth had the following children:

  • James Mercer
    • Captain 48th. Regiment
    • Sold Clevage in 1751
    • d:1757 at Albany, New York, USA. d.s.p.
  • Colin Mercer (d: in Jamaica.)
  • Robert Mercer
    • Raised by William Mercer of Pitteuchar
    • Heir to his brother James.
    • Depute distributor of stamps in Perth.
    • d:1817. Buried at Greyfriars, Edinburgh. dsp.
  • Mary Mercer m:1752. Spouse: Captain Daniel Robertson.
  • unknown child 1 buried at Dunning in 1729.
  • unknown child 2 buried at Dunning in 1729.
  • unknown child 3 buried at Dunning in 1739.

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