Rutherford, Alexander

Biography: Provost of Aberdeen.

From Provenance Catalogue: Rutherford was a baillie of New Aberdeen in the 1580s, in 1592, 1595, 1602 and from 1615-20. He was Aberdeen's Commissioner to Parliament in 1605, chosen perhaps because of his fluency in Latin, French and Scots. See the Spalding Club: Extracts from the register of Burgh of Aberdeen. Aberdeen, 1844-48.

Biography Date: fl.1580-1620

Biography References: Marischal Fasti 27.

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