About James Hay Mackenzie, WS
"Mackenzie, James Hay — Apprentice to (1) William Mackenzie ; and (2) Richard Mackenzie. — Second son of Colin Mackenzie of Portmore, W.S. Born 1810. Died 16th February 1865. Mar. (1) 11th April 1838, Janet Isabella, eldest daughter of James Wedderburn, Advocate, Solicitor-General for Scotland; and (2) 4th March 1863, Selina Jane Norton, widow of Donald Hume Macleod, 68th Regiment. Keeper of Register of Inhibitions, etc., 1844-65. Deputy-Keeper of the Great Seal, 1858-65."
SOURCE: The Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet; 1890; page 132