The statement generally made that the chronicler was born at Fordoun (Kincardineshire) has not been supported by any direct evidence.
THOMAS REID (1710-1796), Scottish philosopher, was born at Strachan in Kincardineshire, on the 26th of April 1710.
The army advanced as far north as Dunottar, in Kincardineshire, while the navy sailed to Caithness.
BERVIE, or Inverbervie, a royal and police burgh of Kincardineshire, Scotland.
STONEHAVEN (locally Stanehive), a police burgh, seaport and county town of Kincardineshire, Scotland, 15 m.
GEORGE GLEIG (1753-1840), Scottish divine, was born at Boghall, Kincardineshire, on the 12th of May 1753, the son of a farmer.
Finding little prospect of a career in Scotland, in 1802 he went to London in company with Sir John Stuart, then member of parliament for Kincardineshire, and devoted himself to literary work.