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 […]

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 […]

Janet Stewart, Lady Earlshall.

Janet Stewart, Lady Earlshall. I am often asked if I have happened upon evidence which proves the parentage and ancestry of Janet Stewart, second wife of Sir Alexander Bruce, 1st […]

James Bruce of Kinnaird

James Bruce of Kinnaird, Diplomat, Naturalist, Traveller and Explorer, born 14 December 1730 ; died 27 April 1794. The following account of his life and adventures was written soon after […]