Christian Shaw

Who was Christian?

Christian Shaw was the Daughter of John Shaw, Laird of Bargarran and Christian Gilchrist.  She was born sometime in 1685, and was 11 by the time she made her allegations.  Her Father, John Shaw was probably  a relation of the Shaws of Greenock, while Christian McGilchrist was the daughter of Donald McGilchrist and Lady Janet Aitken of North Barr, the adjacent estate to Bargarran.

The full story of Christian’s Family can be found on the Genealogy Page, while details of her later life can be found here.