About Thomas Pringle, WS
"Pringle, Thomas - Fourth son of Sir Robert Pringle of Stichell, Roxburghshire. Baptized 24th March 1667. Died before 1736. Mar. Rebecca Hay. Treasurer, 1697-98, Clerk of Privy Council, 24th November 1702. Deputy-Keeper of the Signet, 1716-25. Father of Robert Pringle, Lord Edgefield."
SOURCE: A history of the Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet, page 165