Burntisland Interesting Wedding

Dundee Courier – 9 February 1906 BURNTISLAND INTERESTING WEDDING The marriage of Dr. John Gilmour and Miss Katie Wishart, which took place yesterday at Edinburgh, excited much interest in Burntisland, of which place both of the contracting parties are natives. Miss K. Wishart is the youngest daughter of the late Mr John Wishart, managing partner […]

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An Abernethy Breach of Promise Case

The following article was published in the Dundee Courier on 19 October 1875 and concerns a breach of promise case made against a Robert Wishart, who was a partner in the firm Ireland & Wishart, and a local woman named Elizabeth Douglas Davidson.  Robert was born about 1842 in Abernethy, and was the son of […]

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