NameLaird William LEITH Of Barnes , M
Birth Dateabt
Birth PlaceBarnes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
FatherLaird Henry LEITH Of Barnes , M (-<1469)
ChildrenHenry , M (~-<1493)
Notes for Laird William LEITH Of Barnes
William Leith of Barnes

He is mentioned in a charter in the Register of the diocese of Aberdeen, of date 1469. He is also mentioned by Stodart in the second volume of his Scottish Arms. In 1479, there is a precept to William Lethe of Barnes and Alexander Abercromby, Bailies of the Earl of Mar, to grant infeftment on the lands of Johnstown. In 1478, there is a sasine on the lands of Auchinschogyl, of which William Leith of Barnes is a witness.

The next to be found, probably a son, is Henry Leith of Barnes

Source: THANAGE OF FERMARTYN, by Rev. William Temple, M.A., F.S.A. Scot., Aberdeen, 1894, p. 33.
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