20 April 2014

Roup at Balmacassie

SALE OF CATTLE, HORSES, AND HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE;

And NOTICE to DEBTORS and CREDITORS.

THERE will be Sold by public roup, on Monday the 9th of May next, at Balmacassie, parish of Ellon:  The whole effects which belonged to the late JAMES FORBES, there, consisting of Six 1 and 2 year old Stots; Four Milk Cows, some with Calf, One Quey, Two Work Horses, Stack of Hay, Carts, Ploughs, Harrows, and all sorts of Farming Utensils. - Eight-day Clock, Beds, Bedding, Meal Chests, and other articles of Household Furniture. - The roup will begin at 10 o'clock forenoon. - Ample credit on security.

Those having Claims on the said JAMES FORBES, are required to lodge the same with MARGARET FORBES, in Balmacassie: and those Indebted to him at his death, will please order payment to her against the above day, to prevent expences.

Croylet, Edingight Estate

FARM TO LET ON THE ESTATE OF EDINGIGHT, BANFFSHIRE.

THE Farm of CROYLET, as presently possessed by JOHN LAW, will be Let on a Lease of Nineteen years from Whitsunday first.  Entry will be given to the Arable Land and Pasture immediately, and to the Houses at Whitsunday next. - The Farm contains 50 acres of Arable Land, or thereby; and there is an excellent Dwelling House and suitable Offices on the premises.

The boundaries of the Farm will be pointed out by GEORGE DONALD, ground officer at Edingight, and offers will be received, and every information given by Mr INNES, the proprietor, or WM. GORDON, writer in Keith, betwixt and Wednesday the 27th current, on which day the Farm will be Let at Edingight, where candidates are requested to attend.

April 18, 1814.

Published in the Aberdeen Journal, Wednesday 20th April 1814.

17 April 2014

Cullen Kirk Session Minutes, 17th April 1814

The Moderator reported, that he had caused summon Alexander Watson in Portsoy & Jean Pirie in this Parish to attend the meeting of Presbytery at Portsoy on the 6th inst. and that they had both accordingly attended but that the Presbytery had remitted that case to this Kirk Session, to do in it as they might see for edification, & he reported also that he had ordered them to attend the Kirk Session this day: upon being called they both compeared, but pleaded their inability to pay the penalty of Three Guineas demanded of them, upon which for the present they were dismissed.  Closed with prayer.

Cullen Kirk Session Minutes, 1813 (NAS Reference: CH2/1113/7)
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13 April 2014

NEWBIGGING, NEAR STONEHAVEN.

To be Let for such number of years, from Whitsunday 1815, as may be agreed upon;

THE HOUSE and OFFICES of NEWBIGGING, as occupied by Mr WILLIAM DONALDSON, with KITCHEN GARDEN, and such quantity of LAND as may be desired by a Tenant.  The House, which is neat and in good repair, and fit for the accommodation of a small family - is pleasantly situated in the neighbourhood of Stonehaven, commanding a view of the Bay, and surrounding country, and united to the advantages of rural situation; the conveniences afforded by vicinity to a market town, good schools, and fishing station; excellent sea bathing, and daily Mail and Stage Coaches.  The Land not set apart for the accommodation of the Tenant of the House, will be Let in Lots of from 4 to 7 acres each.

Apply to Mr CHRISTIAN, Stonehaven.


James Priest, deceased

NOTICE TO CREDITORS, &c.

ALL those to whom the late Mr JAMES PRIEST, Feuar and Merchant in Keith, stood Indebted, at the time of his death, are requested to lodge accurate statements of their Claims in the hands of his Son, Mr George Priest, residing in Keith, between and the 15th day of May next, in order that measures may be taken for their speedy payment.  And those Indebted to the deceased, are requested to pay the same to the said George Priest.

Published in the Aberdeen Journal, Wednesday 13th April 1814.

6 April 2014

James Blackhall, merchant in Aberdeen

SALE of GOODS, FURNITURE, AND EFFECTS,
AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS.

JAMES BLACKHALL, Merchant in Aberdeen, having granted a trust deed in favour of Messrs. Thomas McCombie and John Symon, Merchants in Aberdeen, as Trustees for his Creditors; all those having claims on the said James Blackhall, will please lodge the same with Mr Symon, or Alexander Smith, Advocate, Aberdeen, Agent for the Trustees; and all those anywise indebted to the said James Blackhall, will please [pay] what they owe, to Mr Symon without delay.

AND,

On Thursday the 7th day of April curt. (instead of 30th March as formerly advertised)

The whole GROCERY and other GOODS belonging to the bankrupt will be sold by public roup, at his House and Shop, in the Schoolhill of Aberdeen; with a quantity of GRASS SEEDS; also his whole HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE and Effects.  The roup to begin at 11 o'clock forenoon.

Aberdeen, March 25, 1814.

Published in the Aberdeen Journal, Wednesday 6th April 1814.

Rosefield Farm, Peterhead

FARM OF ROSEFIELD TO LET.

To be let during the life of the principal Tenant of the Farm of Middle Burnyards of Torterston,

THAT part of the said Farm called ROSEFIELD, consisting of 46 acres or thereby, as presently possessed by William Mess and George Oldman.  Entry at Whitsunday first.

For further particulars, apply to James Arbuthnott, Esq. of Dens, Peterhead.

Peterhead, 21st March, 1814.

Published in the Aberdeen Journal, Wednesday 6th April 1814.