`Genealogical Collections, concerning the Sir-name of BAIRD, and the FAMILY`S of AUCHMEDDEN, NEWBYTH, and SAUGHTONHALL in particular. With copy`s of old Letters and Paper`s worth preserving, and account of several Transactions in this Country, during the Two last Centurys. Vol. 1`, by William Baird of Auchmedden. Edit




  • 1770. (Creation)


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    i folio + 194 pages. Quarto.



  • Scope and Contents

    There is a list of contents at page 189.

    The volume was originally part (Inv. VIII) of the Rose Collection, Adv.MSS.49.7.1-49.7.20.

  • Existence and Location of Copies

    Microfilm available: Mf.Sec.MSS.13.

  • Related Materials

    There is a contemporary copy in Adv.MS.34.6.19, folios 68-85.

    Adv.MSS.49.7.1-49.7.20: Papers of various dates, chiefly relating to lands and families of Morayshire, Banffshire, and Aberdeenshire, collected by William Rose, in Montcoffer, the genealogist.

  • Bibliography

    The account was published from this manuscript by William N Fraser (Edinburgh, 1857), and by F M B S (London, 1870).

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.