(not in Praise! Index), 1748–88. A Ch of Scotland minister, lecturer in history and philosophy, who (like Wm Cameron, qv) was a member of the General Assembly’s editorial committee for the revision of the metrical Psalter, 1775–1781. His name is included here because of his claims to the authorship of Michael Bruce’s work; see the notes to MB, to no.501 in EP vol 1, and extensively in Julian. His name also became attached to other texts including some by P Doddridge.