Papers of the Rev. John Dalziel (1725-1804)

Scope and Content

The collection is composed of: 2 notebooks of sermons covering the periods 1756 to 1757, and 5 February 1792 to 4 November 1792, and a memorandum book containing sermon notes, lists of parishioners, and details of the Dalziel family, at MSS DAL; and, 3 volumes of notes of lectures, sermons etc., by Dalziel, Minister of the Antiburgher Congregation at Earlston, 1751-1755, at Dc.7.87-89.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Rev. John Dalziel, born 1725, was Minister of Earlston East (Antiburgher) Church. He died in 1804.

Access Information

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.


The biographical/administrative history was compiled using material contained in the collection.

Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.

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