20th September 1889

Inventory of the Personal Estate of the deceased William Edward

Stamp £240

Collated by William A Esplin

 

At Forfar the twentieth day of September Eighteen hundred and eighty nine years.

The following Inventory of the Personal Estate of the late

William Edward with relative Writ was presented for

registration in this Register conform to Law by John

Peter Anderson, Solicitor in Forfar:- Inventory of the Per

sonal Estate wheresoever situated of William Edward

Surgeon Letham, who died at Letham on the sixth day

of August 1889

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Scotland

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Personal

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† IPersonal Property

1

Cash in the House

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

£

62

14

.

 

2

Household Furniture and other effects in deceasedís

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

house conform to Appraisement

 

 

 

 

 

††††

 

 

 

11

6

 

 

3

Pony sold at Forfar Auction Mart

 

 

 

 

£

8

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Small quantity of corn sold to purchaser

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

of pony

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

 

 

8

10

 

 

4

Sums in Deposit Receipt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum due deceased on deposit receipt with the

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Royal Bank of Scotland dated 8th February

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1889

 

 

 

 

£

2300

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest due thereon to date of Oath to In

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ventory

 

 

 

 

 

†† 21

5

11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2321

5

11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum on deposit receipt with said Royal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bank of Scotland dated 8th February

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1889

£

1100

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest thereon to date of Oath to

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inventory

 

††† 10

3

8

 

1110

3

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3431

9

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum on deposit receipt with the Bank of

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scotland dated 8th February 1889

 

2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest thereon to date of Oath to

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inventory

 

†† 18

10

4

 

2018

10

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum on deposit receipt with the Commercial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bank of Scotland dated 21 May

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1889

£

2000

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest thereon to date of Oath to

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inventory

 

10

2

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010

2

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum on deposit receipt with said

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commercial Bank of Scotland For-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

far dated 21st May 1888†††

£

600

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest thereon to date

 

†††† 3

.

9

 

603

.

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sum on deposit receipt with said

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commercial Bank dated 21st May

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1889

£

160

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest thereon to date††

 

 

16

3

 

2773

19

9

 

8223

19

8

 

5

Book Debts due to the deceased by the following

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

persons

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Debts considered to be good

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(1) Alex Nicol, Letham

 

 

 

 

 

.

2

10

 

 

 

 

 

 

(2) William Constable, Bowriefauld

 

 

 

 

 

††† 2

3

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(3) James

Forward

£

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brought Forward

£

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(3) James Constable, Wright, Letham.

††† 1

9

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

(4) Geo Constable, Smith, Tulloes

.

15

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(5) George Miller, Roadman, Letham

††† 1

16

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(6) David Galloway, Dunnichen

††† 2

4

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(7) George Walker, Slater, Den of Letham

††† 2

6

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

(8) Henry Herd, Moreland, Letham

.

14

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

(9) Thomas Hogg, Gamekeeper, Idvies

.

2

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(10) George Ramsey, Ascurrybank

.

5

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(11) John Lawson, Bank, Dunnichen

.

9

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

(12) Andrew Cameron, Milldens

††† 1

5

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(13) David Tarbat, Mason, Letham

††† 1

.

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

(14) William Inverarity, Wright, Gardyne

††† 1

18

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(15) Wm Ramsay, Drummietermont

.

2

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(16) Peter Whyte, Dillymoss

.

12

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

(17) George Cooper, Dyker, Letham

††† 4

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

(18) William Russel, Dunnichen

††† 1

5

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

(19) Peter Kinnear, Postman, Letham

.

6

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

(20) Heirs of Andrew Cameron, Milldens

††† 2

2

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

†† 25

.

10

 

 

 

 

 

Doubtful Debts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Soutar, Berryhillock, Carmyllie

£

 

17

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Soutar, Carmyllie

 

 

16

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Muchart, West Idvies

 

 

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alex Smart, Home Farm, Balgavies

 

1

2

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Smart, Tailor, Letham

 

1

12

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth Alexander, Letham

 

 

10

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Banvie, Bridgend, Idvies

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Ogilvy, Ascurry Mill

 

 

2

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Strachan, Tailor, Letham

 

1

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edmond Kettles, West Mains of Finavon

 

2

12

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Suttie, Old Letham

 

1

13

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Taylor, Mason, Letham

 

.

6

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Black, Slater, Letham

 

1

7

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Fowlis, Wright, Dunnichen

 

 

8

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Salmond, Letham Den

 

1

15

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Suttie, Wardneuk, Carmyllie

 

4

18

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Dunbar, Corston, Dunnichen

 

 

5

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Forbes, Bowriefauld

 

 

12

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Scott, Knowes of Monikie

 

5

6

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Bowden, Den of Letham

 

1

10

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Cant, Letham

 

 

6

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anne DavidsonDo

 

1

14

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Forward

£

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brought Forward

£

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Smith, Letham

 

.

15

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Clark††††† Do

 

 

6

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carnegie Herald, Westhills of Car

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

myllie††

 

1

2

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Kettles, Easter Tulloes

 

 

3

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Scott, Smith, Ruikward

 

 

14

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wm Soutar, Smiddyhill

 

 

16

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

34

17

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Valued at 10/- per £

 

 

 

 

 

17

18

8

 

 

 

 

 

Bad Debts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Coure, Farmer, Cockhill

£

7

.

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas Smith, Drummietermont

 

1

3

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

4

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No value is placed on these debts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

††† 42

9

6

6

Salaries due deceased

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Salary due deceased by the Parochial Board of the

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parish of Carmyllie as Medical Officer of that

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parish from 15th may 1889 to date of death at rate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

of £12 per annum

 

 

 

 

 

†† 2

14

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

Salary due deceased by the Parochial Board of the

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parish of Dunnichen as Medical

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Officer of that Parish from 15th May 1889

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

to date of death at rate of £16 . 16/- per

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

annum

 

 

 

 

 

3

16

5

 

†††† 6

11

 

 

 

Total Amount of Personal Estate wheresoever

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

situated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8355

10

2

 

 

(Signed) Rob Bruce, Jno F Craik J.P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule of debts due and owing from

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

†††††† the deceased at the time of his death

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

to persons resident in the United

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kingdom and Funeral Expenses