James Forrester, Min. of Coulter

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James Forrester, Min. of Coulter

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Forrester, Provost of Peebles
Husband of Janet Bertram
Father of William Forrester, Min. of Carstairs

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About James Forrester, Min. of Coulter

Biographical Summary

"James Forrester, born 1676, son of Provost Robert F. of Peebles ; M.A. (Edinburgh, 13th July 1695); licen. by Presb. of Peebles 17th Aug. 1699 ; called 3rd Jan., and ord. 30th April 1700; died 3rd Dec. 1750. He marr. 16th Dec. 1703, Janet (died 12th Feb. 1760), daugh. of Alexander Bertram of Nisbet and Crimp- Cramp, and Grizel Muir of Annieston, and had issue — William, min. of Carstairs ; Alexander ; Robert ; James, W.S. apprentice 1737; Mary; Grizel."

SOURCE: Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae: the succession of ministers in the Church of Scotland from the reformation, Vol. I, page 246

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James Forrester, Min. of Coulter's Timeline

December 16, 1703
Age 27
Age 33
December 3, 1750
Age 74