Rev. Dr. William Blair 1698

  • 1644 – Born about this time in Alvah, son of Robert Blair (Minister at Alvah)
  • 1663 – Gained M.A. at  Marischal College
  • Gained Doctor of Divinity (date and place unknown)
  • 1667 – Minister at Forglen, Turriff
  • 1675 – Minister at Fordyce.
  • 1680 – Minister at Aberdeen North.
  • 1688-1690 – Rector at Marischal College
  • 1698 – Appointed 4th Patron to the Seven Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen
  • 1716 – Died 22nd February.