Former Deacons of the Cordiners

1604 Ninian Anderson
1605 Matthew Ballantyne
1606 Ninian Anderson
1607 Gabriel Liston
1608 Gabriel Liston
1609 Gabriel Liston
1610 Gabriel Liston
1611 Robert Hodzyard
1612 Gabriel Liston
1613 Ninian Hamilton
1614 Thomas Ritchie
1615 Thomas Ritchie
1616 Gabriel Liston
1617 Gabriel Liston
1618 James Ritchie
1619 Mungo Hamilton
1620 Andrew Kerr
1621 William Anderson
1622 William Anderson
1623 William Anderson
1624 Richard Allan
1625 William Anderson
1626 John Wilson
1627 John Anderson
1628 John Wilson
1629 John Anderson
1630 John Wilson
1631 John Anderson
1632 Richard Allan
1633 John Liston
1634 Richard Allan
1635 William Coats
1636 John Liston
1637 Robert Finlay
1638 John Wilson
1639 John Liston
1640 John Wilson
1641 Robert Hodzyard
1642 John Wilson
1643 Robert Hodzyard
1644 Henry Marshall
1645 John Caldwell
1646 John Wilson
1647 John Wallace
1648 John Wilson
1649 Walter McAulay
1650 William Coats
1651 William Coats
1652 Gabriel Corbett
1653 Gabriel Corbett
1654 Archibald Anderson
1655 William Coats
1656 Walter McAulay
1657 Walter McAulay
1658 Walter McAulay
1659 Walter McAulay
1660 John Liston
1661 James Mitchell
1662 James Mitchell
1663 Robert M'Humphry
1664 William Coats
1665 James Mitchell
1666 John Wood
1667 James Mitchell
1668 John Wood
1669 John Wood
1670 James Thomson
1671 John Liston
1672 John Wood
1673 James Hutchison
1674 John Wardrop
1675 James Thomson
1676 John Wardrop
1677 none
1678 none
1679 none
1680 none
1681 none
1682 none
1683 none
1684 none
1685 none
1686 Hugh Mitchell
1687 Hugh Mitchell
1688 Hugh Mitchell
1689 Hugh Mitchell
1690 Robert Allan
1691 Robert Allan
1692 Andrew Menzies
1693 Andrew Menzies
1694 Robert Allan
1695 Robert Allan
1696 Robert Allan
1697 James Hutchison
1698 James Hutchison
1699 Robert Allan
1700 Robert Allan
1701 William Peacock
1702 John Brown
1703 John Brown
1704 John Brown
1705 John Stevenson
1706 John Stevenson
1707 Robert Wotherspoon
1708 Robert Lang
1709 John Stevenson
1710 John Stevenson
1711 William Peacock
1712 Robert Wotherspoon
1713 Robert Wotherspoon
1714 James Graham
1715 James Graham
1716 James Clark
1717 James Clark
1718 James Clark
1719 James Graham
1720 James Graham
1721 William Peacock
1722 William Peacock
1723 James Graham
1724 James Peacock
1725 James Peacock
1726 Robert Wotherspoon
1727 Robert Peacock
1728 Robert Peacock
1729 Archibald Gray
1730 Archibald Gray
1731 James Wylie
1732 James Wylie
1733 William Martin
1734 Archibald Scott
1735 James Hunter
1736 James Hunter
1737 John Wylie
1738 John Wylie
1739 James Ballantyne
1740 James Thomson
1741 William Christie
1742 Archibald Gray
1743 John Alexander
1744 James Ballantyne
1745 James Wylie
1746 Robert Alexander
1747 John Alexander
1748 Robert Freebairn
1749 James Ballantyne
1750 Robert Gray
1751 John Alexander
1752 John Ballantyne
1753 Archibald Gray
1754 Andrew Ralston
1755 John Scott
1756 John Forsyth
1757 Robert Gray
1758 John Scott
1759 John Ballantyne
1760 James Wardrop
1761 Andrew Hunter
1762 John Forsyth
1763 John Gray
1764 John Cree
1765 Andrew Hunter
1766 John Cumming
1767 James McNair
1768 William Ralston
1769 John Cree
1770 David Matthie
1771 James Bryce
1772 John Ross
1773 John Yuill
1774 John Yuill
1775 John Yuill
1776 Henry Barton
1777 Thomas McCall
1778 James Burns
1779 William McCourty
1780 James Salmon
1781 James Salmon
1782 George Burns
1783 anon
1784 anon
1785 John Paul
1786 James Burns
1787 John Jenkin
1788 William Miller
1789 John Paul
1790 James Fergus
1791 Daniel McMillan
1792 John Paul Jnr
1793 James Bryce
1794 Robert Semple
1795 Robert Wilson
1796 James Bryce
1797 Robert Semple
1798 James Smith
1799 George Smith
1800 John Graham
1801 James McCulloch
1802 John Craig
1803 Andrew Sellars
1804 William Neasmith
1805 George Smith
1806 George Osbourn
1807 William Skinner
1808 John Gentles
1809 John Craig Jnr
1810 Andrew Miller
1811 William Lochore
1812 John Sommerville
1813 Peter Cumming
1814 John Craig Jnr
1815 Robert Lochore
1816 William McTyer
1817 Peter Grosart
1818 Matthew Miller
1819 William Scott Jnr
1820 Lachlan Muckart
1821 Andrew Watson
1822 Daniel McFarlane
1823 Robert Lochore
1824 Lachlan Muckart
1825 William Wood
1826 Thomas Williams
1827 Allan Campbell
1828 Peter Grosart
1829 William Wilson
1830 William Lochore
1831 John Gilchrist
1832 Alexander Murray
1833 Lachlan Muckart
1834 John Mackay
1835 James Birrell
1836 Alexander Murray
1837 Peter McGregor
1838 Robert Lochore Jnr
1839 John McKay
1840 William Glass
1841 Robert Hepburn
1842 Daniel Bell
1843 Peter McGregor
1844 John Muter Wilson
1845 George Smith
1846 Donald McNicol
1847 Thomas Blyth
1848 James Craig
1849 James Kerr
1850 Thomas Bell
1851 Robert Woodside
1852 James Craig
1853 James Gebbie
1854 James McFarlane
1855 Duncan McGregor
1856 James Simpson
1857 Matthew Paterson
1858 Thomas Gebbie
1859 James Wilson
1860 anon
1861 James Brown
1862 James Paterson
1863 Robert Lochore Jnr
1864 Walker Henry Eben
1865 James Craig
1866 James Gilchrist
1867 William Morrison
1868 James Simpson
1869 Matthew Paterson
1870 Robert Lochore tertius
1871 William Gibson
1872 William Morrison
1873 David Aitken
1874 John Burt
1875 Andrew Mitchell
1876 David French
1877 Robert Bishop
1878 John Anderson
1879 Thomas Mitchell
1880 William Campbell
1881 Robert Anderson
1882 Robert Paterson
1883 Samuel Marks
1884 James  Macgregor
1885 William Veitch Orr
1886 James Young Merry
1887 Archibald McLaren Lindsay
1888 Andrew McBride
1889 John Macdonald
1890 George Ogilvie
1891 John Wallace
1892 Archibald Hunter Ewing
1893 William Aitken Davidson
1894 James Scott Crawford
1895 James Scott Crawford
1896 Robert Motherwell
1897 Thomas McBride
1898 William Miller
1899 James  Crookston
1900 Robert Gibb
1901 Henry Burt
1902 Matthew Barr Baird
1903 Duncan Graham
1904 William Hume Lithgow
1905 William Speirs
1906 William James Wood JP
1907 Hugh Blair
1908 Sir William Reid JP
1909 William Burns Cowan
1910 John Salton
1911 Robert Laing JP
1912 Alexander Rankin Brown JP
1913 George Brander
1914 James Gilchrist DL
1915 William Jamieson Logie JP
1916 James Fulton Martin
1917 Andrew  Baird
1918 David Reid
1919 Sir Thomas Kelly DL
1920 James Whitton
1921 Walter Provan
1922 Robert George Millar
1923 Alexander Matthew Wylie
1924 Robert Angus Munro
1925 William Martin JP
1926 John Watson
1927 George Lang
1928 Alexander Walker CBE DL
1929 Thomas McBride
1930 Dr David McKail
1931 John Robert Mirrlees
1932 William Brown
1933 Robert Kessen Smith
1934 J. Osborne Martin
1935 Thomas Hart DL
1936 Thomas Hart DL
1937 John Donald  Kelly CBE DL
1938 James Hendry
1939 John D. MacDonald
1940 Andrew R. Templeton
1941 Douglas M. Martin
1942 Rt. Hon. Lord Saltoun
1943 William C. Laing
1944 J. Martin Baxter
1945 David Stenhouse JP
1946 James S. McNeill JP
1947 Alexander R. McFadyen JP
1948 James H. Scott
1949 J.S.M. Grieve JP
1950 R. Gordon Laing JP
1951 J. Alastair Martin
1952 Andrew Lawson OStJ JP
1953 Hugh Brodie
1954 John McAslan OBE DL
1955 M. Stewart Fraser
1956 Dr. J.F.Kerr Grieve TD
1957 R.J.P. Cowan
1958 John T. Burns
1959 William W. Findlay
1960 Ronald M. Paterson dec in office
1960 William W. Findlay
1961 Lockhart W. Hutson OBE JP
1962 T.D. Childs MBE
1963 James Whitton MBE
1964 W. Rae Glencross
1965 Alexander Robertson E.R.D., CdeG dec in office
1965 W. Rae Glencross
1966 Andrew Laidlaw
1967 George H.E. Hall
1968 W.Grant Hilshelwood
1969 T.R.L. Fraser
1970 Andrew Hunter
1971 James Welsh
1972 G. Douglas Laing
1973 Ian T. Brown
1974 Thomas O.M. Cordiner
1975 Douglas Herbert Davis
1976 Roy A. Johnson
1977 Robert C. Brechin
1978 Malcolm McNeill
1979 Matthew Raeside
1980 J.F.Kerr Grieve
1981 Walter O. Hibberd
1982 R. Gowan Beloe
1983 R. Gowan Beloe
1984 Daniel Gilbert
1985 Robert I. Gloyer
1986 Alex. A.B. Milroy
1987 David H. Pirrett
1988 John McIntyre
1989 James P.S. McNeill
1990 Alexander J. Lang
1991 Dr. Robert Milroy
1992 Ralph M. Leishman
1993 W. Stewart Wright
1994 Hugh O'Neill
1995 Forbes M. Dunlop
1996 Dr. Alistair J. Dorward
1997 Donald W.W. Smith
1998 W. Stewart Wright
1999 Ronald A. Carswell
2000 David Dunbar
2001 James Y. Miller
2002 Kenneth E.L. Brown
2003 Hugh O'Neill
2004 Col. Robert L Steele
2005 David Hunt
2006 Trevor Paterson
2007 Simon Chiswell
2008 Sam MacKenzie
2009 Neil Munro
2010 James H. Roulston
2011 Adrian Pierotti
2012 Duncan Norman
2013 Dr. Christine Linnell
2014 Dr. Beverly Bergman
2015 Liam Devlin
2016 Dr Adrian Pierotti

2017             Dr Iain                                Lennox