Samuel Spalding of Dullarg

Samuel Spalding

Died 1774


Laird of Dullarg


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)