Extracts from official records, journals and newspapers, sixteenth to nineteenth century, relating to the family of Cockburn and their connections. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.2996-2998

Dates

  • 16th century-19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 3 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1940, with Ch.2045-2047, by Harry A Cockburn, London.

  • Scope and Contents

    The family connections include Butler of Harpendean, Congalton (Congilton), Cumming (Cumine), Fairholme, Fortune, Naismith, Rainnie (Rennie, Rainny). The extracts and notes are taken from various registers in HM Register House, Edinburgh Burgh records, local records in Midlothian, East Lothian, Berwickshire, and Berwick-on-Tweed, and journals.

  • Bibliography

    The extracts formed part of the material collected for Sir Robert Cockburn and Harry A Cockburn, ‘The records of the Cockburn family’ (Edinburgh, 1913).

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