Perthshire Sasine Extracts No. 1.

1. Sasine in favour of Alicia Dundas, daughter of James Dundas of Dundas, of the liferent of the lands of Ballindean in implementation of her marriage contract with Sir John […]

Perthshire Sasine Extracts No. 2.

  1. Sasine in favour of David Forrester of Polder for the lands of Little Ward as heir to his deceased father, James Forrester of Polder, 20 October 1783. 2. […]

Blair Atholl Archive Extracts No. 1

Box III. Parcel XV. Charter by Janet Schaw, wife of Patrick Murray of Ochtertyre, to Mungo Murray, son of John, Earl of Tulliebardine, and his heirs, which failing, to Ochtertyre’s […]

Stewart of Derculich Extracts

GB252/MS56/Bundle 19/Misc uncatalogued papers.   Contract of marriage dated 28 September 1703, between Robert Menzies, eldest son of Alexander Menzies of Schian, with consent of his father, on the one […]

Protocol Book of Malcolm Bower

B59/8/13 Extracts from the Protocol Book of Malcolm Bower. Perth & Kinross Archives.   f.14r. Contract of marriage between John Murray, portioner of Williamstone, and Margaret Murray, his daughter, on […]

Graham of Duntrune Notebook MS57/1/29.

MS57/1/29. University of Dundee Archives. “Book of James Graham, London” which is inscribed “London 22 May 1666,” and contains the following genealogical material relating to the Grahams of Duntrune: Alison […]

Rattray of Dalrulzian

This account was considered not of a suitable standard for inclusion in the First Series of the Red Book of Scotland and is included here as a work in progress. […]

Misc Research Notes No. 5

  1. Testament of George Auchmouthie of that Ilk who died on 24 May 1617, given up by Robert Auchmouthie, his brother, as executor. 2. Testament of Elizabeth Scrymgeour, relict […]

Misc Research Notes No. 4

  1. Testament of Euphan Blair, daughter of the deceased John Blair of Glasclune, who died in January 1759, given up by John Ogilvy of Inschewan. A Bond granted to […]

Oliphant of Bachilton

The Oliphants of Freeland & Bachilton   Commonly accepted genealogical traditions can be misleading and unhelpful as not only do they often obscure the truth but they can also stifle […]