Smith/[Smyth], David ♂
Student United College 1761-1763 s, t. (Secondar).
Born 17.1.1746 son of David Smyth of Methven and Mary Graham.
Attended school in St Andrews and at Eton (probably the unnamed Smith who was a pupil 1758-1761).
Admitted burgess, St Andrews 17.7.1758.
Admitted advocate 1767. Sheriff of Perth 1786-1793. Raised to bench as Lord Methven 1793. [Lawyer]
Succeeded to Methven estate. [Landowner]
- F.J. Grant, The Faculty of Advocates in Scotland 1532-1943 (Edinburgh, 1944) (SRS145).
- Andrew Duncan, Misc. poems p20
- Burke, Landed gentry