of both not knowing was insad to concaid ropro both to the presbitrie.
James Broun in wardlaw being delate & often sumondit for stryking and abusing his wyf
and dochtir to the effusion of their blood compeired denying that he did any his wyf only
he confessed that he stroke his dochtir only and the witnessis being agnt him proving
nothing the session thought fit only to rebuk him for his ane stryking of his dochtir.
Agnes Wyllie being delate & often sumondit for profaining of the lords day by drinking
to drukennes wt beggers compeired, and after probation did they confess the samine, and is
ordained to acknowledge hir sine in the publick place two several sabboths: Bot a litl
after the sentence she left the parish, and died under process.
David Barkley being delate & sumondit for profaining of the lords day by feyrig of
chieshers compeired denying the same, it is referred to furder tryal and the witnessis
ordained to be sumondit
Stevin Harper being delate & sumondit for drukennes cached & not compeiring is
ordained to be sumondit pro secundo.
Cristin Gillespie for drinking wt some english and suspect of foron wt on them called
& not compeiring is to be sumondit pro secundo.
Johne Hilhouse for foron wt Issobell Criage under purpose of marriage
Johne Thomson younger for blooding ane George Buchannan on the lords day and disturbing
Andro Mcclerine fior insolent miscariage in tyme of worship & disturbing the
Jannar 15 1652
The qlk day David Barkley delate & sumondit for profaining the sabboth day compeired
denying slice the samme and the witnessis are agt him inwling