OPR (Birth) Cramond - 13th August 1781
Name: James Watson of Saughton
Birth Date: 13th August 1781
Baptism Date: 5th September 1781
Ref: SP 679/ 3076
James son to Charles Watson Esq of New Saughton in the parish of Cramond and the Lady Margaret Carnegie his spouse was born on Thursday the thirteenth of August 1781 and baptised on Wednesday the fifth of September - Witnesses the Right Honourable, Earl of Hopton. Dr Alexander Webster one of the ministers of Edinburgh and the Reverend Mr Robert Walker minister of the Gospel Cramond.