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date: 24 February 2021

Nisbet, Charleslocked

  • David W. Robson


Nisbet, Charles (1736–1804), Church of Scotland minister and college head, was born on 21 January 1736 in Long Yester, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, the second of four children of schoolmaster William Nisbet and his wife, Alison Hepburn. Prepared by his father he entered Edinburgh University...

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H. Scott, , 3 vols. in 6 (1871); new edn [11 vols.] (1915–)
National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh