PRISONERS HELD IN DUNNOTTAR CASTLE.
"The Black Book of Kincardinshire” lists the prisoners held in "the Whigs Vault" of Dunnottar Castle, who were not banished: all of them refused the oath of allegiance, and many of them refused his majesty`s authority, and to swear the oath of allegiance before the Ld Gosford, [at] Bruntilland [ Burntisland, Fife] the 19 May 1685.
NOTE; The total sent to Dunnottar were 122 Men 45 Women Total 167, but only 160 names are listed - it is short of 4 women and 3 men. Their details are unknown; they may well have been persons who died on the forced march to Dunnottar. Several also died in an escape attempt.
Ja. ATCHISONE. Thomas BLACK* Walter BLACK*
Wm. BOYD Geo. BROUNE Wm. BROUNE Dec.
Jon BUCHANAN Jon CAMPBELL Wm. CAMPBELL
Mungo COCHRAN Andw. CORBIT Jon CRIGHTOUNE
Pat CUNNINGHAME Charles DOUGLAS Wm. DOUGLAS
Peter DREDONE Jon FAIRMAN Jon FORD
Ja. FORSYTH Mr Jon FRASER John GILFILLEN
Charles GRAY Ja. GRIER Wm. HANNA
Jon HARPER Jon HENDERSONE Adam HOOD
Jon HUNTER James JUNK Jon KINKAID
Ja. KIRKWOOD Rot. LOGANE Jon MARTINE
Jon MckGIE Ja. McKAALL Mr Wm. MckMILLEN
Wm. OLIPHANT Thoma McKENZIE Andw.. MckLELAND
Walter M`kMAINE Andw. MckQUEEN John MckQUEEN
Rot. MckQUEEN George MOORE Jon POLLOCK
Ja. ROSTONE Ja. RUSSELL Dec. Pieter RUSSELL
Thomas RUSSELL Jon SMITH Alex. SMYTH
All. SMYTH Jon SYNTOUNE Mr TURNBULL
Jon TURPINE All. VALENGE Jon WALLACE *
Wm. WILSON Ja. WRIE (URIE) Jon WRIE (URIE)
Prisoners noted as [ to be ] Banished
Rot. BRYDEN Alxr. DALGLEISH Quentin DICK
Robert GLASS Jon HARVIE Jon KELLIE
Jon HODGE Jon HUTCHESONE Liberat.
Geo. JOHNSTOUNE Wm. M`KALBONE James MOFFAT*
Wm. NIVEN Andw.. PATERSONE Thomas PATERSONE*
Jon RANY Wm. SPRUD Christopher STRANG
Pat WALKER Jon WALLACE Jon WALLER
Wm. WATERSTOUNE* Jon WATT Jon WHYTE Dec.
Prisoners not banished
Collein ALIESONE Ja. ATCHISONE Dec Rot. BARCLAY
Jon BLACK Hugh BLAIR Thos. BREADIE
Wm. BREADIE Dec Ja. COCHRAN Andw. CORBIT
Jon CORBIT Jon CORSEN Cu. GILLCHRIST
Ro. GILLCHRIST Wm. GILMORE Ja. GLEN
Robert GOODWINE Jon GRAY Fergus GRIER
Jon KING Wm. LEWIS Ja. LOCKHEART
Pat McKYORE Geo. MOORHEAD Ja. ORE
Ja. RITCHIE David SCOTT Jon SMITH
Win. SPRUD Wm. WILSONE Pat WRIE (URIE)
Jannet BELL Nicols BONEIGHT Kistaine CAVIE
Katherine CLARKE Elizabeth CORSS Agnes COWHEAD
Elspeth FERGUSSONE Margaret FOREST Mistress GAIRDINER
Girsell GEMMELL Marie GIPSONE Dec. Janet GLENDINING
Bessie GORDONE Isobell GORDONE Barbra GOWAN
Agnes HAIRSTAINES Isobell HOWIESON Annabel JACKSON
Katherine KELLIE Mart. LITHGOW Elizabeth MAIDLEINE
Mistress McBIRNIE Jean MkGIE Agnes MATHER
Margaret M`KLELLAN Margaret MILLAR Jeanne MUFFETT Dec
Margaret PHILIP Margaret ROWANE Margaret RUAN
Jeane SIMPLE Kirstain SCOTT Agnes TAMIES
Elizabeth WALKER Grisell WITHERSPOONE
Elizabeth WHYLAW Janet WHYLAW Elspeth WHYT
Margaret WRIE (URIE)
* taken the oath and Covenant. Dec. Died.
Mr normally indicates a Minister of the Kirk.