de Pitcarne, third son of George de Pitcarne, ninth laird of
Pitcairne of that Ilk and Airdree, became a notary public, and
lived at Kincardine on the Pitcarne lands.
The accounts of the Sheriff of Kincardine are rendered by
John of Pitcairne, at Edinburgh, 24th Sept. 1456
[copied from Exchequer Rolls]
He was also a witness to a charter of lands in Kincardine
in 1442 on the 28th of May
and at Fouthar, Forfarshire 14th January 1493.