- KINSHIP: Nephew of John OCHTERLONY, who married Mary LINDSAY.
RESIDENCE: of Flemington
EDUCATION: Master of Arts, Marischal College, 1685.
CHURCH: Minister of Aberlemno and Aldbar, 1690.
CHURCH: Assistant to his uncle about 1690.
CHURCH: Adhering to Episcopacy, he was accused of withdrawing the people from the parish church, and preaching to them in a meetinghouse at Flemington, 1701.
CHURCH: Regained possession of the church, 1703.
CHURCH: Again ejected by the Justices of the Peace.
CHURCH: Intruded again, 1716.
CHURCH: Prosecuted before the Lords of Justiciary for various offences, 1717.
CHURCH: Consecrated a bishop of the Non-jurant Church, and had the diocese of Brechin assigned to him, 1726.
OFFICE: Chamberlain on the Melgund estate.