Boys from Duddingston in Midlothian apprenticed to burgesses of Edinburgh, 1583-1800

[Sources: The register of apprentices of the city of Edinburgh, 1583-1666, The register of apprentices of the city of Edinburgh, 1666-1700, 1701-1755 (2 vols in one) and a later volume]

mt. = merchant; s. = son

apprenticeapprentice's designationmasterdate
Anderson, Johns. to James A., in Easter DuddingstonAlexander Farquhar, tailor27 Nov. 1616
Baird, Archibalds. to dec. William B., cordiner in DuddingstounWilliam Andersone, walker 4 June 1690
Balderston, Johns. to Thomas B., baxter in Wester DuddingstonJohn Fiddes, hatmaker20 June 1660
Baxter, Davids. to late Thomas B., in Wester DuddingstonDavid Burne, candlemaker2 Dec. 1646
Borthwick, Williams. to Alexander B., in Wester DuddingstoneHew Kay, merchant1 June 1636
Brown, Williams. to Alexander B., indweller in Wester Duddingstoune Alexander Hangitsyde [Handyside], skinner3 June 1631
Craig, Roberts. to Nicoll C., in Wester DudingstounThomas Pook, cordiner (who deceased)
transferred to Thomas Brand
12 Sept. 1649
23 Jan. 1656
Cunningham, Jamess. to John C., weaver in Wester DuddingstonWilliam Sclaitter, weaver10 Nov. 1647
Gavelok, Johns. to late William G., indweller in Wester DuddingstonWilliam Sclaitter, weaver17 July 1644
Glasgow, Jamess. to Robert G., servitor to William Crichtoun, in Wester Duddingston William Sclaitter, weaver16 June 1641
Gray, Jamess. to late James G., blacksmyth in Easter DudingstonDavid Cockburne, smith27 Dec. 1671
Greig, Edwards. to late George G., in DuddingstonWilliam Hill, yr, weaver 12 Mar. 1645
Inglis, Alexanders. to William I., indweller in DuddingstounGeorge Lawson, mt. (B.)25 Feb. 1691
Jameson, Francess. to Francis J. in DuddingstounWilliam Nasmyth, wright26 Mar. 1684
Johnstoun, Roberts. to Alexander J., fermourer in the maines of Easter DuddingstonJames Mitchell, baxter1 Dec. 1675
Johnston, Roberts. to Robert J., farmer at DuddingstonWilliam McVey, wright13 Aug. 1755
Johnston, Williams. of Robert J., farmer in DuddingstonJohn Moir, merchant, for 6 years12 May 1762
Ker, Alexanders. to James K., elder, in DuddingstoneWilliam Muddye, merchant l8 June 1628
Ker, Andrews. to late George K., brother-german to John K., of Duddingston Mathew Crawfuird, cordiner9 Nov. 1614
Ker, Andrews. to late John K., portioner of DuddingstonRobert Mullikyne, schoolmaster4 Dec. 1639
Ker, Johns. to John K., portioner of Wester DuddingstoneJohn Quhyte, tailor 23 Aug. 1610
Ker, Johns. to Robert K., in DuddingstoneRobert Lowrie, tailor16 Oct. 1616
Kyile, Jamess. to Robert K., indweller in Wester DuddingstonAlexander Chappell, cordiner24 Mar. 1641
Mitchell, Roberts. to David M., fermourer in Wester DuddingstounRobert Thomson, baxter4 June 1684
Morison, Duncans. of Patrick M., salt grieve to Lord Abercorn at DuddingstonJohn Aitchison, merchant, for 6 years24 July 1776
Paterson, Hughs. to Alexander P. in DudingstounJohn Newbigging, hatmaker (B.)29 June 1726
Penman, Daniels. of David P., innkeeper at DuddingstonJames Donald, druggist, for 6 yearsMay 1797
Philp, Williams. to James P., schoolmaster at DuddingstonJames Thomson, barber and wigmaker18 Jan. 1749
Robertson, Archibalds. to late Symon R., in Wester DuddingstonJames Fairley, wobster22 Apr. 1607
Robertson (Robieson), Adams. to John R., fermorer in Wester Duddingstoun Robert Robertson, baxter (B.)21 Apr. 1697
Robertson, Jamess. to John R. in DuddingstonThomas Peacock, cordiner1 July 1668
Robertson, Roberts. to James R. in Wester DudingstounGeorge Turnbull, baxter24 Apr. 1678
Ryllie, Johns. to late Troyallous R., in DudingstounWilliam Ramsay, painter 1 June 1608
Smith, Patricks. to John S., indweller in DuddingstonThomas Wright, weaver (deleted 29 Jan. 1642)12 Aug. 1640
Smith, Thomass. to late Thomas S., of DuddingstonThomas Couper, younger, s. to Andrew Couper, tailor14 Jan. 1607
Stenhope, Johns. to William S., in Easter DuddingstoneArchibald Fleming, baxter, now turner13 Sept. 1609
Stenhope, Williams. to late John S., portioner of DuddingstonJohn Inglis, cordiner15 Jan. 1617
Symington, Jamess. to William S., farmer in Wester DuddingstonJames Edgar, peutherer (B.)11 May 1715
Symontoun, Jamess. to Andrew S., mealmaker in Wester DuddingstonWilliam Symontoun, cordiner28 Apr. 1647
Symontoun, Davids. to William S. in Wester DuddingstounWilliam Wauchop, tailor 9 Jan. 1678
Symontoun, Jamesyor. s. to James S., fermourer in DuddingstounDavid Alexander, candlemaker 17 July 1678
Symontoun, Jamess. to William S., fermourer in DuddingstounRobert Edgar, putherer23 Nov. 1687
Symontoun, Williams. to --- S., farmer in DuddingstonJames Edgar, peutherer (B.)29 Apr. 1724
Thornton, Charless. to Ambrose T., in DuddingstonRobert Young, candlemaker (B.)19 May 1714
Turnbull, Johns. to --- T., in DuddingstonWilliam Mure, candlemaker30 Nov. 1664
Wilson, Alexanders. to Mychael W., in DudingstounDavid Wilson, tailor20 Sept. 1603
Wilson, Davids. to Michael W., in Wester DuddingstonWilliam Wilson, tailor15 Dec. 1590
Wilson, Georges. to Michael W., in Wester DuddingstounDavid Danielstoun, goldsmith 27 June 1589
Young, Johns. of Robert Y., farmer in DuddingstonJohn Neal, merchant, for 5 years23 Nov. 1763
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