Samuel Spalding of Dullarg

Samuel Spalding

Died 1774

Alias: 

Laird of Dullarg

Biography: 

Probably a son of the Rev. Samuel Spalding, Minister of Partoun (1692-1712), and Elisabeth Brown.

Boswell briefly described him as "A drunken laird". (Harvest, 160962)

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell either met him at Lord Kenmure's, or possibly just passed on the Lord's description of him. (Harvest, 16/09-1762)