About Bessie Ferguson
(1) John Ross, I of Aldie, died 17 July, 1654, "SUMTYME PROVEST of TAINE" (M.I.)
Malcolm Ferguson notes: "John Ferguson, Merchant in Tain (of Balblair) had a daughter Bessie who married John Ros (sic) Burgess in Tain (of Aldie) in 1628. I had found that in the Sasine Records 1606-1660."
He had Sasine of Aldie from 1628, the farm close to Tain was held by his descendants for 224 years at least until 1852.