From the Book of Eminent Burgesses of Dundee 1513 to 1885.

James Gordon, younger of Lesmoir - 24th April 1601


On the day of the enrolment of the MARQUESS OF HUNTLY, the following names were inscribed upon the Burgess Roll by his request. Though several of these persons were historical characters, it has not been thought necessary to give extended notices of them:

" WILLIAM GORDON of Geicht; GEORGE GORDON, Apparent of Geicht; JAMES GORDON, Apparent of Lesmore; ALEXANDER MURRAY Of Cowbairdie; ANDREW HERING of Litill Blair; WILLIAM STEWART Of Seatoun; JAMES GRAY, fewar of Schives; ADAM DUFF, Apparent of Tullynesle; JAMES GORDON in Rainy; JOHN GORDON, Son Of JOHN GORDON of Newton; JOHN CHALMER in Drumbolg; JOHN GORDON, Son of JOHN GORDON Of Carneburro; ADAM GORDON, Son Of JOHN GORDON of Carneburro; ADAM GORDON, son of GEORGE GORDON Of CRIChIE; WILLIAM BORTHWICK, son of the Laird of Brigamh (sic); ALEX. GORDON, son of ALEX. GORDON of Lesmoir."