Religion, Church History

Anderson, R. Annan Old Parish Church: Extracts from Kirk Session Minute Book 1804-1854, Annan, 2007.

Boyd, D I. Maxwelltown West Church: the Story of a Congregation, 1843-1993, Dumfries, 1993.

Brewster, D. The History of Sorbie Parish Church, Wigtown, 1994.

Brown, M G. Religious Life in South-west Scotland since 1560, Castle-Douglas, 1960.

Cameron, J. History of the Buchanite Delusion 1783-1846, Dumfries, 1904.

Cowan, B and I. The History of Torthorwald Parish Church, Torthorwald, 1998.

Cowan, E  J. ‘The Covenanting tradition in Scottish history’, In Cowan, E J and Finlay, R F, eds. Scottish History The Power of the Past, Edinburgh, 2002.

Duncan, W. The Story of Ruthwell and Mount Kedar, Dumfries, 1974.

Gellatly, M. The Churches of Rerrick, Auchencairn History Society, Monograph Four, Auchencairn, 2004.

Heaton, P R. An Introduction to Communion Tokens with Notes on the Ecclesiastical History of the Parish of Urr in Galloway, Scotland, Castle Douglas, 1988.

Hunter, N J and Reid, A. ‘Ane Kirk’: a History of the Parish Church and the Churches of Stranraer Today, Wigtown, 1991.

Kirkpatrick, H. ‘Holywood (Dumfriesshire) kirk session minutes 1698 to 1812’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 55 (1980).

Malcolmson, R and Sturgeon, S. The Galloway Herds. A lampoon chiefly on the clergy in the Presbytery of Kirkcudbright in the years 1820 and 1821 attributed to Samuel Sturgeon with a reply thereto by Robert Malcolmson and an introduction and notes by Thomas Fraser, and a appendix, Dalbeattie, 1909.

Marr, E R.  The Story of Buittle Parish Church, Castle Douglas, 1977.

Maxwell, J S. The Centenary Book of St John’s Dumfries, Dumfries, 1968.

McArthur, H. Friars, Covenanters and Sunday School Treats: the Kids Guide to 1000 years of Christianity in Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway Libraries, Information and Archives, 2002.

McCluskey, R. The See of Ninian. A History of the Medieval Diocese of Whithorn and the Diocese of Galloway in Modern Times, Ayr, 1997.

McConnel, ‘The Rev, James Gatt, minister of Gretna, 1729-87’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 26 (1947-48).

Macleod, I F. ‘Segregation and property rights in the Church of Scotland (1838)’, Auchencairn History Society, Spring (2005).

McMillan, W. ‘The church of Sanquhar’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 16 (1929-30).

McMillan, W, ‘Sanquhar kirk session records’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 19 (1936).

McMillan, W. ‘Sanquhar church during the eighteenth century’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 23 (1940-44).

McMillan, W. ‘Sanquhar church in the eighteenth century’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 25 (1946-47).

McMillan, W. ‘Sanquhar church in the eighteenth century (continued)’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 26 (1947-48).

McMillan, W. ‘Sanquhar church in the 19th century (continued)’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 28 (1949-50).

Miller, J R. The Kirk at Carsphairn, privately printed, 1990.

Paton, J. The Book of St Michael’s Church, Dumfries, Dumfries, 1904.

Porter, J. Closeburn Free Kirk (1843-1944). A Brief Historical Sketch of the Free Kirk at Closeburn, now known as Closeburn United Free Church, Dumfries, 1944.

Reid, H M B. The Kirk Above Dee Water [Balmaghie], Castle Douglas, 1860.

Smith, R. ‘Presbyterian divisions and edifice rivalry in Galloway, 1743-1900’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series, 80 (2006).

Todd, W. The Clerical History of the Parish of Kirkmaiden, Glasgow, 1860.

Train, J. The Buchanites from first to last, Edinburgh, 1846.

Whitelaw, H A. ‘Communion tokens, with descriptive catalogue of those of Dumfriesshire’, TDGNHAS, 2nd series, 23 (1910-11).