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Re: Help with word please
« Reply #9 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:20 BST (UK) »
Mention of his wife might also be useful https://www.google.co.uk/books/edition/Women_and_Work_in_Eighteenth_Century_Edi/8wexCwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=john+polson+advocate+edinburgh&pg=PA210&printsec=frontcover

Plus poss birth in Inverness in 1699 on Scotlands People - parents John Polson and Elspet Mcbean

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« Reply #10 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:23 BST (UK) »
This looks like his will on Scotlands People 
John Polson 24/4/1765  Advocate  Edinburgh Commissary Court

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« Reply #11 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:23 BST (UK) »
Mention of his wife might also be useful https://www.google.co.uk/books/edition/Women_and_Work_in_Eighteenth_Century_Edi/8wexCwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=john+polson+advocate+edinburgh&pg=PA210&printsec=frontcover

Plus poss birth in Inverness in 1699 on Scotlands People - parents John Polson and Elspet Mcbean

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Wow, thank you Kay, I really appreciate this    :D


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Re: Help with word please
« Reply #12 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:26 BST (UK) »
I got rather carried away but the will might be useful hopefully

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« Reply #13 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:37 BST (UK) »
I got rather carried away but the will might be useful hopefully

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Haha, it is easily done and you have helped me get a lot more further. I'm really grateful   :D

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« Reply #14 on: Saturday 11 September 21 16:57 BST (UK) »
Found this :- James, porter in Lady Yester's p., and Isobel, d. to Alexander Stewart, farmer in p. of Kinmarie, now in New Kirk p. 18 Nov. 1770

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lady_Yester%27s_Kirk

Don't know if it helps or not.

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« Reply #15 on: Sunday 12 September 21 13:38 BST (UK) »
Found this :- James, porter in Lady Yester's p., and Isobel, d. to Alexander Stewart, farmer in p. of Kinmarie, now in New Kirk p. 18 Nov. 1770

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lady_Yester%27s_Kirk

Don't know if it helps or not.

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I will have a look, thank you.