About James Forrester, Min. of Coulter
"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