The son of Beatrice. There are believed to be no less that 8 variants of the name.
Name derivation - from the
Gaelic biadhtaiche, 'supplier of food.
This was a notorious reivers stronghold until eventually it was reduced and dispersed in the early 17th century.
Most of the lands owned by the Beatisons passed to the Scotts.
The nearby Lowpen Stones are pre-historic stone circles.
Map reference of the cemetery is: 79 254 964