With J Nicoll Small's father was minister,
Robert Small DD, from Balgedie
He was ordained on July 29, 1863 and spent nearly 10 years as 3rd Minister
of Southend Relief Church, Argyllshire. Several of his children were
born at Southend.
He then moved to
Edinburgh where he was inducted at Gilmore Place on April 14 1873.
There was also another minister of the same name - Robert
Small MA, son of Robert Small DD. He was ordained on December
Margeorie Mekie, Portobello, Edinburgh: April 26, 2008