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Rentals. Records (documents).

Subject Source: Other Source
Scope Note: A type of manuscript ledger or register used to list a person's lands and properties and the rents paid on each of them by specified tenants. Source: Beal, Peter. 'Dictionary of English manuscript terminology, 1450-2000'. (2008).

Found in 194 Collections and/or Records:

Farming memoranda, rentals and accounts of the Scotts of Raeburn, with religious notes of the earlier lairds., 1664-1854.

Identifier: MS.3842
Scope and Contents

To the papers William, the 6th Laird, has added extensive annotations, and historical accounts of the family and their lands, copies of letters and various excerpts relating to these subjects and local affairs, and accounts of his own career, the latest dated entry being of 1854.

Dates: 1664-1854.

Financial papers concerning the estate of Wells., 1735-1780, undated.

Identifier: MS.12932
Scope and Contents

The contents are as follows. (i) Estate accounts of Lieutenant-Colonel William Elliot of Wells, 1735-1752, undated (folio 41); (ii) Rentals of Wells, Ormiston and Haddon, 1759-1760 and 1773-1778 (folio 26); (iii) Letters of Gilbert Eliott of Otterburn, tenant at Wells and estate factor, to Anthony Chamier, 1773-1780 (folio 52).

Dates: 1735-1780, undated.

Financial papers of James Seton., 1767-1800.

Identifier: MS.19212
Scope and Contents

Although some personal accounts are to be found here, the majority of these papers relate to James Seton's tutorship of his nephew, George, 8th Baronet of Cariston. Included are a rental of Kennoway, circa 1767-1781, expenses for inclosing land, 1768-1769, and a roup roll for a sale of stock at Balbreikie in 1791.

Dates: 1767-1800.

Legal and historical collections of Sir Lewis Stewart of Kirkhill, advocate, compiled early in the 17th century.

Identifier: Adv.MS.22.1.14
Scope and Contents The contents are as follows:List, 1606, of Scottish nobility (folio 1);Process of apprising of the Bishop of Orkney against Sinclair, 1572 (folio 3);Process of apprising of Sir Thomas Hamilton against Sir Blaise Belmer, 1607 (folio 13 verso);Reduction of a decreet of perambulation obtained by Lord Hay of Yester against the James Heriot of Trabroun, 1572 (folio 21 verso);Registered submission and decreet arbitral, 1614, between...
Dates: Early 17th century.

Legal documents concerning the families of Stuart of Castlemilk, and the Stuarts of Torrance., 1659-1819.

Identifier: MS.5329
Scope and Contents

The legal documents comprise the following: (i) Minutes of tack, offers, etc., 1771-1819 (number 1); (ii) Tacks or leases, 1659-1817 (number 41); (iii) Rentals, 1674-1793 (number 176).

Dates: 1659-1819.

Letters and papers of the family of Stewart of Newton, afterwards Stewart of Lochrig.

Identifier: MSS.1792-1793
Scope and Contents

The letters and papers deal chiefly with family matters; some describe the doings of officers of the 7th Dragoons and 56th Foot.

Dates: 1705-1835, undated.