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Born in Glasgow in 1703, she was the daughter of James Holmes and Jonet Johnston. In 1726 she married Robert McNair and set up a high class grocery business "Robert McNair, Jean Holmes and Company"
The couple had at least two daughters, Marion and Jean.
Grace Geddes was the youngest daughter of John Geddes of Verreville Pottery.She was burned to death one night when dressing for a ball.
Charlotte Stuart, Duchess of Albany was the illegitimate daughter of Bonnie Prince Charlie and Clementina Walkinshaw. Burns referred to her as the Bonnie Lass of Albany.
Susan Torrie was born in Tarves in 1837, the daughter of James Torrie and his wife Isobel Gray. She was the second wife of Andrew Murray, Advocate in Aberdeen, whom she married in 1879. Mrs Murray founded the cat and dog home which still bears her name in 1889. She was helped by her step-daughter Elizabeth (Lizzie) Murray.
Mrs Murray died in 1919 and is buried in Allenvale Cemetery, Aberdeen.