Rev. John Menzies 1657

  • 1624 – Born in Aberdeen
  • Regent in Marischal  College
  • 1644 – Minister of East Church of St Nicholas
  • 1649 – Appointed to Greyfriars Church
  • 1649 – Transferred to Chair of Divinity at Marischal College
  • 1649 – Married Elizabeth Forbes ( Died)
  • Married Margaret Forbes (10 children)
  • 1651 – Joined the Protesters
  • 1657 – Appointed 2nd Patron to the Seven Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen
  • 1662 – Accused of seditious behaviour and summoned to appear before the Privy Council
  • 1678 – Professor of Divinity, King’s College
  • 1681 – Professor of Divinity, Marischal College
  • 1684 – Died 1st February