|Capt James WEMYSS
Capt James WEMYSS 1
James married Ann SCOLLAY, daughter of Rev Robert SCOLLAY and Jean STEWART. (Ann SCOLLAY was born on 24 Nov 1761 in Stronsay, Orkney 3, christened on 4 Dec 1761 in Stronsay, Orkney 4 and was buried on 3 Dec 1807 in Kennoway, Fife 5.)
1 Hugh Marwick, Some Notes on an Old Orkney Family - The Scollays, Orkney Herald, 4 March 1952, 11, 18:, p36.
2 Newspaper notice, The Scots Magazine Vol 52, March 1790 p155.
3 Biography, Scott, H. (1928) Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae, The Succession of Ministers in the Church of Scotland from the Reformation. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd (father Robert Scollay).
4 Church Register, Stronsay, FHL(L) ref Mf 0990516.
Church Register, Kennoway, FHL(L) ref Mf 0102209.