Black, David a minister of Lady Yester's Church, Edinburgh, was born in 1762, and died in 1806. He was a most amiable man, a most exemplary Christian, and a most useful and faithful laborer in his Master's vineyard. In 1808 were published his Sermons on Important Subjects. See (Lond.) Christian Observer, March, 1806, p. 198; Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.