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Hyland [Highland], Samuel (fl. 1638–1663), distiller and political activist, was perhaps born in Sussex, where one of his sons later acquired an estate; further details of his birth and upbringing are unknown. By the late 1630s he was established in his trade in ...

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Younger, Sir William McEwan, of Fountainbridge, baronet (1905–1992), brewer and political activist, was born at Ravenswood, Melrose, Roxburghshire, on 6 September 1905, the second son in a family of two sons and one daughter of William Younger (1857–1925), brewer, of Ravenswood, Melrose, and his wife, ...