Fonds D4 - Hay of Laxfirth Papers.

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D4

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Hay of Laxfirth Papers.

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  • 1741-1844 (Creation)

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2 boxes

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Correspondence, 1735-1844. Legal and financial records mainly relating to lands in Whalsay and Scalloway, 1741-1840. Miscellaneous records including passports, 1819, 1820, life insurance receipt, 1832, list of sloops, 1832-1833, and scroll last will and testament of Andrew Hay of Singapore, 1836.

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  • English

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