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The Discovery of Bog Bodies and the Killing of Mary McClymont in 1684 #History #Scotland

Was Mary McClymont a victim of the Killing Times? Was her body and that of her husband the bog bodies unearthed in Carsphairn parish in the Nineteenth Century? It is a mystery worth exploring that will take us on a journey across the landscape and back...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 19 Aug 2018

The Drowned Refuge of the Galloway Covenanters at Glenhoul

According to the mid nineteenth-century OS Name book, Glenhoul in Dalry parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, was a refuge for Covenanters: ‘20 chains N.W. of Glenhowl [i.e., Glenhoul] An extensive Glen on the Water of Ken, extending from that point where the...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 11 Nov 2014

The Forfeited Covenanters, 1679 to 1688

In 1690, the Scottish Parliament passed an act rescinding most of the forfeitures which had taken place under the Restoration Stewart regime. The published list is not perfect. It contains minor errors, duplicates some names and fails to mentions some...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 28 Jul 2014

Wanted Rebels and Traitors in Scotland in October, 1681.

In October, 1681, the privy council proclaimed a list of eighty-nine forfeited fugitives from the Presbyterian rising of 1679. (RPCS, VII, 216-8.) 45 of those listed were from Lanarkshire (Nos 1-45), 11 from Ayrshire (Nos 46-56), and 33 from Galloway...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 20 Jul 2014