Maker: Andrew Swan Watson
J. D. Mackie
revised by H. C. G. Matthew
Fleming, David Hay (1849–1931), antiquary and writer on Scottish history, was born at St Andrews on 9 May 1849, the third and youngest son of John Fleming, china and stoneware merchant, of St Andrews, whose ancestors were from Deeside, and his wife, Ann...
W. A. J. Archbold
revised by Lionel Alexander Ritchie
McCrie, Thomas (1797–1875), ecclesiastical historian and Free Church of Scotland minister, was born in Edinburgh on 7 November 1797, the eldest in a family of four sons and a daughter of Thomas McCrie (1772–1835), Secession church minister, and his wife, Janet Dickson (...