covenanter in Argyll's rebellion. Captured at Dunbarton. Prisoner in Edinburgh Tolbooth. Banished to Plantations 31 July 1685. Transported from Leith by John Ewing to Jamaica, August 1685.
I am not related to this person, I am just passing on this information, which comes from a book titled "Scots Banished to the American Plantations 1650-1775" by David Dobson. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore. 1983. pg. 7.