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'Illustrations of the genealogy of Sir Coutts Trotter', 1st Baronet of Westville, being an abridgement, 1830, of a manuscript genealogy then in Trotter’s possession of the various branches of the family of Moubray, his maternal ancestors., 1830.

Identifier: MS.20265

Scope and Contents

The title is taken from folio 5.

The abridgement was made by John Philp Wood for presentation to Alexander Trotter of Dreghorn, brother of Sir Coutts.

A drawing of the arms of Sir Coutts Trotter is pasted inside the front cover.


  • Creation: 1830.

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96 Leaves ; Folio.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


96 folios.

Custodial History

Bookplates of Alexander Trotter and of some of his descendants are pasted to the flyleaf.

Related Materials

The original manuscript genealogy from which the abridgement was made is now MS.5271.

Separated Materials

Another drawing of the arms of Sir Coutts Trotter, formerly loosely enclosed in this volume, has been transfered to MS.20262, folio 69.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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