The Execution of Robert Gray at the Grassmarket in Edinburgh in 1682

Lord Fountainhall records Robert Gray’s execution on 19 May, 1682:

‘One Gray is this day hanged at the Grasse Mercat, for disouning the King’s authority, and for adhæring to [Donald] Cargill’s Covenant [i.e., the Queensferry Paper].’ (Lauder, Historical Notices, I, 358.)

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~ by drmarkjardine on February 10, 2015.

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