Session of Cairney
|Compeared ex cit. Margaret
Davidson adhering to her accusation of William Thomson, who was called
but did not appear. Having been rebuked and admonished she was cited
apud tiefa[??] to appear on the first Sunday of September and the
Session instructed their clerk to have the man again cited to appear on
that day. The woman produced satisfactory certificates.
|Eodie[??] Compeared Isabella
Gray residing at Ardonald. Confessing
herself guilty of the sin of uncleanness and accusing as her partner in
guilt John Mair, Police Constable, Hartnell by Whitburn from whom she
produced a written acknowledgement of the paternity of her illegitimate
child. She was then rebuked & admonished and cited apud Alta[??] to
appear on the first Sunday of September.
Session Closed with prayer.
James Wilson, Session Clerk.
At Church of Cairney 5th September 1880
Which day the Kirk Session of Cairney being met and Constituted, sederunt the Rev. John Annaud, Moderator and Messrs Alexr Morrison (2), Alex. Donald, David Hay, & John McPherson, Elders, and Wilson, Clerk
|Compeard pro 2do[??] Isabella
Gray, professing penitence, and having been suitably [rebuked and
admonished was absolved from Church censure and restored to Church