Deacon Conveners

Presiding Deacon Convener:

David N Parkinson - Tailor

24th October 2012 - Present

 

George Elphinston - Saidler – 1587
Alexander Stiven - Baker - 10th Oct 1599
Gilbert Black - Couper - 12th Dec 1599
George Elphinston - Saidler - 20th Oct 1600
Gilbert Black - Couper - 5th Oct 1601
John Mercer - Saidler - 6th Oct 1612
John Mercer - Saidler - 13th Jan 1613
George Bruice - Saidler - Oct 1614
Andrew Watson - Wright - Dec 1615
Gilbert Blake - Couper - Oct 1616
James Gregorie - Saidler - Dec 1617
John Mercer - Saidler - Oct 1618 - 1620
James Gregorie - Saidler - Nov 1621
Hew Anderson - Goldsmith - Dec 1622 – 1624
George Bruice - Saidler - April 1625
John Mercer - Saidler - Feb 1626
Thomas Gardyne - Taylour - Jan 1627
Alex. Chalmer - Couper - Jan 1628
Thomas Garden - Taylour - Oct 1628
George Bruice - Saidler - Oct 1629
John Mercer - Saidler - Oct 1630
Thomas Garden - Taylour - Oct 1631
Thos. Robertson - Cordoner - Oct 1632
Hew Anderson - Goldsmith - Oct 1633
William Ord - Wright - Oct 1634
Thos. Robertson - Cordoner - Oct 1635
James Chrystie - Taylour - 20th Oct 1636
George Pyper - Wright - 16th Oct 1637
William Ord - Wright - 15th Oct 1638
William Ord - Wright - 15th Oct 1638
George Pyper - Wright - 14th Oct 1639
William Ord - Wright - 15th Oct 1640
James Chrysty - Taylour - 16th Oct 1641
Thomas Clarke - Weaver - Oct 1642
William Anderson - Couper - 7th Oct 1643
Patrick Annand - Baker - 15th Oct 1644
William Anderson - Goldsmith - 15th Oct 1645 – 1647
Alex. Williamson - Baker - 4th Jan 1648
Alex. George - Smith - 19th Oct 1648
John Malice - Couper - 16th Oct 1649
Alexander Clerk - Weaver - 22nd Oct 1650
William Anderson - Goldsmith - 11th Oct 1651
George Moreson - Tailour - 23rd Oct 1652/1653
William Anderson - Couper - 14th Dec 1654
Patrick Murray - Baker - 13th Nov 1655
Alex. Cruickshank - Couper - 25th Oct 1656
William Christy - Goldsmith - 20th Oct 1657/1658
Alexander Clerk - Weaver - 22nd Oct 1659
William Scot - Wright - 15th Oct 1660/1661
Walter Melvill - Goldsmith - 15th Oct 1662
William Christie - Goldsmith - 4th Oct 1663/1665
Alex. Ettershank - Couper - 23rd Oct 1669
William Scot - Wright - 20th Oct 1670
William George - Smith - 14th Oct 1671
Alexander Charles - Wright - 16th Oct 1672
Robert Clerk - Weaver - 6th Nov 1673
George Rosse - Pewterer - 20th Oct 1674
Alex. Galloway - Goldsmith - 4th Nov 1675
James Blinshell - Weaver - 12th Oct 1676
James Shand - Couper - 23rd Oct 1677/1678
Alexander Idle - Cordiner - 30th Nov 1679/1680
William Scott - Goldsmith - 25th Oct 1681/1682
James Shand - Couper - 23rd Oct 1683
Alex. Patersone - Armourer - 25th Oct 1684
Alexander Idle - Shoemaker - 17th Oct 1985
James Shand - Couper - 22nd Nov 1686
John Wobster - Couper - 7th Jan 1687
John Leslie - Weaver - 6th Dec 1688
Alexander Scott - Glover - 2nd Nov 1689
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 16th Oct 1690
James Smith - Blacksmith - 12th Oct 1691
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 14th Oct 1692
William Phanes - Tailour - 28th Oct 1693
William Coutts - Wright - 29th Oct 1694
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 24th Oct 1695
James Douglas - Baker - 21st Oct 1696
John Christie - Tailour - 18th Oct 1697
Patrick Whytt - Hookmaker - 29th Oct 1698
William Coutts - Wright - 10th Nov 1699

James Douglas - Baker - 9th Nov 1700
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 18th Nov 1701
William Coutts - Wright - 20th Nov 1702
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 4th Nov 1703
James Douglas - Baker - 11th Nov 1704
Patrik Whytt - Hookmaker - 17th Nov 1705
John Findlay - Couper - 28th Nov 1706
James Simpson - Tailor - 13th Nov 1707
Robert Smith - Tailor - 5th Nov 1708
David Speedieman - Glover - 8th Nov 1709
Gilbert Moir - Couper - 23rd Nov 1710
David Speedieman - Glover - 27th Oct 1711
John Findlay - Couper - 25th Oct 1712
William Lindsay - Goldsmith - 3rd Nov 1713
Patrick Gray - Wright - 16th Oct 1714/1715
James Simpson - Tailor - 25th June 1716/1717
Alexander Smith - Cordoner - 1st Nov 1718/1719
James Simpson - Tailor - 17th Oct 1920
George Walker - Goldsmith - 14th Nov 1721/1722
John Walker - Goldsmith - 15th Oct 1723/1724
James Simpson - Tailor - 23rd Oct 1725
George Robertson - Shoemaker - 7th Nov 1726/1727
William Smith - Tailor - 1st Nov 1728/1729
William Chrysall - Wright - 6th Nov 1730/1731
William Smith - Tailor - 6th Nov 1732/1733
Alexander Forbes - Goldsmith - 8th Nov 1734/1735
Robert Smith - Blacksmith - 9th Nov 1736/1737
Patrick Barron - Wright - 10th Nov 1738/1739
John Auldjo - Baker - 6th Nov 1740/1741
John Sim - Couper - 6th Nov 1742/1743
John Auldjo - Baker - 20th Oct 1744/1745
James Smith - Saddler - 7th Nov 1746/1747
John Auldjo - Baker - 29th Oct 1948
John Sim - Cooper - 6th Nov 1749/1750
William Johnston - Pewterer - 9th Nov 1751/1752
James Smith - Saddler - 27th Oct 1753/1754
George Donaldson - Weaver - 18th Oct 1755/1756
John Thorn - Blacksmith - 22nd Oct 1757/1758
George Forbes - Baker - 20th Oct 1759/1760
James Norie - Tailor - 17th Oct 1761/1762
Colin Allan - Goldsmith - 29th Oct 1763/1764
Patrick Durward - Baker - 12th Oct 1765/1766
George Donaldson - Weaver - 10th Oct 1767/1768
William Duncan - Wright - 25th Oct 1769/1770
George Davidson - Cooper - 26th Oct 1771/1772
John Tower - Cooper - 25th Oct 1773/1774
Robert Mackie - Skinner - 11th Nov 1775/1776
David Shirriffs - Wright - 28th Oct 1777/1778
James Clark - Tailor - 23rd Oct 1779/1780
Thomas Taylor - Wright - 27th Oct 1781/1782
John Tower - Cooper - 25th Oct 1783
John Low - Tailor - 30th Oct 1784/1785
William Donald - Baker - 4th Nov 1786/1787
Alex. Hutcheon - Shoemaker - 25th Oct 1788/1789
John Wallace - Baker - 6th Nov 1790/1791
Alex. Hutcheon - Shoemaker - 3rd Nov 1792/1793
James Clark - Tailor - 8th Nov 1794/1795
William Michie - Wright - 5th Nov 1796/1797
George Craig - Shoemaker - 27th Oct 1798/1799

Arthur Farquhar - Shoemaker - 1st Nov 1800/1801
John Leslie - Goldsmith - 30th Oct 1802/1803
Alex. Thomson - Cooper - 10th Nov 1804/1805
John Webster - Weaver - 1st Nov 1806/1807
David Reid - Wright - 5th Nov 1808/1809
John Webster - Weaver - 3rd Nov 1810/1811
William Douglas - Shoemaker - 7th Nov 1812/1813
William Nicol - Tailor - 6th Nov 1814/1815
William Douglas - Shoemaker 2nd Nov 1816/1817
William Milne - Glazier - 7th Nov 1818/1819
Alex. Harper - Baker - 11th Nov 1820/1821
James Robb - Wright - 9th Nov 1822/1823
William Smith - Glazier - 6th Nov 1824/1825
Andrew Affleck - Shoemaker - 11th Nov 1826/1827
Alex. Mortimer - Baker - 8th Nov 1828/1829
David Carter - Hammermen - 6th Nov 1830/1831
Alex. McKenzie - Weaver - 10th Nov 1832/1833
Alex. Cooper - Saddler - 8th Nov 1834/1835
Alex. McKenzie - Weaver - 5th Nov 1836/1837
James Topp - Baker - 10th Nov 1838/1839
Alex. McKenzie - Weaver - 7th Nov 1840/1841
James Clyne - Shoemaker - 5th Nov 1842
John Leslie - Weaver - 11th Nov 1843/1844
Chas. Playfair - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1845/1846
William Murray - Wright - 6th Nov 1847/1848
Hugh Sutherland - Glazier - 10th Nov 1849/1850
Robert Watson - Wright - 8th Nov 1851/1852
John Fraser - Shoemaker - 5th Nov 1853/1854
John Fyfe - Tailor - 10th Nov 1855/1856
George Donald - Glazier - 7th Nov 1857/1858
James McKenzie - Baker - 5th Nov 1859/1860
Robert Beveridge - Weaver - 9th Nov 1861/1862
Robert Thomson - Tailor - 7th Nov 1863/1864
James Berry - Watchmaker - 11th Nov 1865/1866
James Mitchell - Baker - 9th Nov 1867/1868
William Allan - Wright - 6th Nov 1869/1870
Daniel Laird - Tailor - 11th Nov 1871/1872
Alexander Adam - Cooper - 8th Nov 1873/1874
James Abel - Baker - 6th Nov 1875/1876
John Mitchell - Weaver - 10th Nov 1877/1878
Alexander Robertson - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1879/1880
Peter Raeburn - Baker - 5th Nov 1881/1882
David Byres - Weaver - 10th Nov 1883/1884
Andrew Robb - Hammermen - 7th Nov 1885/1886
George Rose - Flesher - 5th Nov 1887/1888
James Ogilvie - Tailor - 9th Nov 1889/1890
James Forbes - Wright - 4th Nov 1891/1892
Andrew Munro - Shoemaker - 8th Nov 1893/1894
John Ledingham - Baker - 6th Nov 1895/1896
Robert Beveridge - Weaver - 3rd Nov 1897/1898
Alexander Latto - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1899/1900

Thomas Skea - Tailor - 6th Nov 1901/1902
James MacBeth - Wright - 4th Nov 1903/1904
Alex Hutchison - Baker - 8th Nov 1905/1907
James Ducat - Weaver - 4th Nov 1908/1909
Lewis Morrison - Shoemaker - 4th Nov 1910/1911
John Williamson Jnr - Flesher - 4th Nov 1912/1913
William McPherson - Baker - 4th Nov 1914/1915
Robert Tindall - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1916/1917
David M Kilgour - Weaver - 6th Nov 1918/1919
Alexander Fullerton - Wright - 3rd Nov 1920/1921
Alex J Morrison - Shoemaker - 8th Nov 1922/1923
Robert Littlejohn - Flesher - 5th Nov 1924/1925
Alexander Forbes - Tailor - 3rd Nov 1926/1927
James L Dean - Hammmermen - 7th Nov 1928/1929
Thomas Mitchell - Baker - 5th Nov 1930/1931
John H Ducat - Weaver - 2nd Nov 1932/1933
J MacPhail Massie - Wright - 2nd Nov 1934/1935
James Sangster - Flesher - 2nd Nov 1936/1937
James O'Skea - Tailor - 2nd Nov 1938/1939
John L Gorrod - Cooper - 1st Nov 1940/1941
David Dron - Baker - 4th Nov 1942/1943
Frank Cassie - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1944/1945
Athol Benzie - Weaver - 6th Nov 1946/1947
David Law - Shoemaker - 6th Nov 1948/1949
Alex Mathieson - Flesher - 8th Nov 1950/1951
William Daniel - Wright - 5th Nov 1952/1953
Jack A Lewis - Hammermen - 3rd Nov 1954/1955
Ian G McPherson - Baker - 7th Nov 1956/1957
George D Bruce - Tailor - 5th Nov 1958/1959
George E Forrest - Weaver - 2nd Nov 1960/1961
James Strachan - Shoemaker - 7th Nov 1962/1965
George Gorrod - Cooper - 2nd Nov 1966/1967
Cecil A B Duncan - Hammermen - 6th Nov 1968/1969
Ronald A Murray - Tailor - 4th Nov 1970/1971
Dennis L B King - Baker - 8th Nov 1972/1973
James Cameron - Weaver - 6th Nov 1974/1975
John T L Parkinson - Hammermen - 3rd Nov 1976/1977
Eric Thomson - Hammermen - 8th Nov 1978/1979
Norman E Hutchison - Baker - 5th Nov 1980/1981
Winston J Hunter - Hammermen - 3rd Nov 1982/1983
John A Smith - Baker - 7th Nov 1984/1985
Alistair D Garden - Wright - 5th Nov 1986/1987
Ramsay P H Pirie - Shoemaker - 2nd Nov 1988/1989
Andrew G Mutch - Tailor - 7th Nov 1990/1991
William P M Sutherland - Weaver - 4th Nov 1992/1993
George A Robertson - Baker - 2nd Nov 1994/1995
John A Milne - Shoemaker - 30th Oct 1996/1997
George S Stevenson - Wright - 3rd Nov 1998/1999

Ronald Taylor - Weaver  - 1st Nov 2000/2001
Ronald M Chalmers - Baker  - 30th Oct 2002/2003
William Bruce - Tailor  - 3rd Nov 2004/2005
George Bruce - Shoemaker  - 1st Nov 2006/2007
Graeme Nicol - Weaver  - 29th Oct 2008/2009
J George Ross - Baker  - 27th Oct 2010/2011
David N Parkinson - Tailor  - 24th Oct 2012