Balfour, John Hay
John was the second son of Peter Hay and Elizabeth, the daughter of David Scott. He married Katherine, the daughter of Col George Moncrieff of Reidie, Fifeshire, in 1777 and had two sons and a daughter. The elder son was named David, while the younger son, Peter, was a captain in the 18th Dragoons. Jane, the daughter, married James Paterson of Carpow.