Household, estate, legal and miscellaneous accounts. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 1679-1713, undated. (Creation)


  • 350 Leaves (Whole)



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    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Accounts and receipts, 1706-1713, of John Park, grieve (folio 1);

    (ii) Receipts by Alexander Douglas, 1705-1706 (folio 102), and George Harrower, 1705-1706 (folio 16) for monies for the use of the 2nd Marquess of Tweeddale (folio 116);

    (iii) Accounts, 1687-1688, relating to the death of Henry Linloffe, servant (folio 131);

    (iv) Farm accounts and receipts, 1687-1713 (folio 135);

    (v) Various accounts, 1697-1713, concerning tenants (folio 197);

    (vi) List, 1709, of feu duties payable within the lordship of Yester (folio 212);

    (vii) Accounts, 1679, of oats for dogs (folio 214);

    (viii) Bill, 1687, for timber from George Smart, Fisherrow (folio 216);

    (ix) Accounts, 1699-1713, of Yester timber (folio 217);

    (x) Accounts, ?1679-1713, of trees and tree seeds (folio 237);

    (xi) Gardening accounts, 1681-1711, including bills for seeds (folio 242);

    (xii) Legal accounts with John Buchanan, 1685-1705 (folio 259); Andrew Baillie, Writer to the Signet, 1687 (folio 297); Patrick Knox, 1687 (folio 299);

    (xiii) Account, 1687, due by the heritors of Bolton for repairing the church (folio 300);

    (xiv) Receipts, 1695-1707, for the payment of cess (folio 301);

    (xv) Receipts, 1712, for the payment of poor rates (folio 316);

    (xvi) Miscellaneous accounts, 1705-1706, of Lady Anne Hay (folio 320);

    (xvii) Miscellaneous accounts and financial papers, 1688-1713, undated (folio 332).

  • Arrangement

    350 folios.