John Sutherland, 4th of Forse

John Sutherland, 4th of Forse (son of Richard Sutherland, 3rd of Forse)

John Sutherland of Forse succeeded his father, Richard. In 1505 King James IV [18th May 1471, Inquisition] granted him a charter of the farm and teinds of Backies.

He had a son, Robert, who died before him, leaving three sons, Richard, William, and Alexander.

Sources: Henderson, J. (1884) Caithness Family History. Edinburgh: David Douglas.

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