Lachlan Shaw (1692-1777)
Lachlan Shaw was a schoolmaster in Abernethy, before becoming a minister. He had ministries in Kingusse, Cawdor and finally Elgin. As well as being known as an inspiring preacher, he also achieved renown as an outstanding local historian.
John Shaw (1792-1827)
Trained in medicine and became a brilliant surgeon. He published many outstanding medical treatises