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Smith, John (farmer, Birkhill and Fauldhouse)



  • Existence: 1748 - 1827

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Manuscript entitled 'Book of Memorandoms' by John Smith of Birkhill.

Identifier: Acc.14273
Scope and Contents The volume contains the memoirs of John Smith, a farmer. The memoirs include details of his work, family history, copies of letters, financial details relating to the farms, and various costs including those for funerals, furniture, and improvements. The memoirs narrate details of various members of the Smith family (such as details of births, marriages and deaths and the emigration of a brother to Jamaica), as well as the impact of world events on his life (such as...
Dates: 1806-1827.