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John Lesley (1527–1596) by unknown artist Marischal Museum, University of Aberdeen


Lesley [Leslie], John (1527–1596), bishop of Ross, historian, and conspirator, was born on 29 September 1527, the eldest illegitimate son of Gavin Lesley, parson of Kingussie, Inverness-shire, a descendant of the Lesleys of Balquhain. His mother was apparently a Ruthin, daughter of the laird of ...


Rollock, Peter, of Pilton (c. 1558–1632), lawyer and titular bishop of Dunkeld, was the sixth son of Andrew Rollock (d. 1565), laird of Duncrub in south-eastern Perthshire, and his wife, Marion, also Rollock, and first cousin of Robert Rollock (1555–1599) and Hercules Rollock...