Merchant and sometime four-time provost of Montrose for a total of 22 years. Possibly the son of John Gleig (1654-1737) and Isobel ? (1683-1761).
Adam Glegg married (1757) Anne Smith (1738-1811) with whom he had seventeen (!) children.1
- 1These details are all taken from "Ancestors (suggested) of Provost Adam Glegg, with notes" by Marion Moir.
Life with Boswell