Roberts, David (1796–1864), artist, was born on 24 October 1796 at a house in Church Lane, Stockbridge, near Edinburgh, and baptized on 23 November 1796 at St Cuthbert's Church, Canongate, Edinburgh, the eldest of the five children of John Roberts (1754–1840), shoemaker, and his wife, ...
Maker: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson
Shiels, William (1783–1857), artist, was born at Hounslow, in the parish of Westruther, Berwickshire, on 4 December 1783, one of twin sons of Thomas Shiels (d. 1793/4), a tenant farmer and blacksmith, and his wife, Agnes Dove (1755–1829). Shiels's mother remarried about 1794 and her new husband, ...
Trail, Ann Agnes [name in religion Agnes Xavier] (1798–1872), Roman Catholic nun and artist, was born on 16 February 1798 at Panbride, Forfarshire, the second of eleven children of the Revd David Trail (1765–1850), minister of Panbride, presbytery of Arbroath, and his wife, ...