John Mackintosh Balfour 58,266
- Born: 23 September 1811, Edinburgh
- Christened: 30 September 1811, Edinburgh
- Marriage: Annie Rainy on 21 September 1841 in 10 Moore Place, Glasgow 332
- Died: 22 September 1893 aged 81
Had two other issue. Assumed the name Melville on the death of George
Whytt Melville, his second cousin, and inherited the property at
Straithkiness in 1883.
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1841 in Pilrig House, Edinburgh.
2. Census UK 1871: 1871, Pilrig House, Edinburgh.
John married Annie Rainy, daughter of Harry Rainy and Barbara Gordon, on 21 September 1841 in 10 Moore Place, Glasgow.332 (Annie Rainy was born on 17 October 1820 in Glasgow, Scotland and died in December 1891.) The cause of her death was Influenza.