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Arnott, Samuel (1852–1930), gardener and politician, was born above his father's baker's shop at the corner of Friar's Vennel, Dumfries, on 30 September 1852, the son of John Arnott (d. 1858) and his wife, Nicholas Richardson. His father, who was descended from a line of farmers and lead miners in the parish of ...

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Beaton, Donald (1802–1863), gardener, was born on 8 March 1802, 'about sixteen miles from the then parish church of Urray, in Strathconon, Rosshire' (Beaton, Autobiography), the son of Donald Beaton. While Beaton was small his father moved the family to ...

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Wilson, Guy Livingstone (1885–1962), gardener, was born at Knockboy, Skerry, co. Antrim, on 29 January 1885, the son of William Orr Wilson (1834–1906), owner of a small farm, Knowehead, at Coreen, near Broughshane, and also of a drapery business in Ballymena, and his wife, ...