CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 2022
TitleFraser Family of Culbockie, Ross-shire: papers
Date1601 - 1727
Extent1 file: 0.02 linear metres
Creator NameFraser Family of Culbockie (fl 17th-18th century)
Administrative HistoryCulbockie (or Culbokie) was created a burgh of barony in the county of Ross and Cromarty in 1678.
SourceNothing is known regarding their provenance, but they were probably acquired by Aberdeen University Library before September 1939 when they were catalogued.
DescriptionPapers (the majority of which refer to legal and financial transactions) relating to the family of Fraser of Culbockie, Ross-shire, their relatives, descendants and others, 1601-1727.

[The majority of these manuscripts are of a legal nature and refer to legal and financial transactions of the family of Fraser of Culbockie, Ross-shire, persons bearing the same surname or related or connected to them in some way and resident in the counties of Inverness and Rossshire or in places in the north and north-east of Scotland where the surname is common. The spelling of names and place-names is given as in the various manuscripts, which is not consistent.]
AppraisalThis material has been appraised in line with normal procedures.
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionThe manuscripts are generally in a poor condition and require repair, especially MS 2022/4, 5, 8, 9, 15, 17, 18, 20, 23, 24, 27, 29 and 30.
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