CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3292
TitleWilliam Shand of Yonder Bognie, Forgue, Huntly: papers (copies)
Date1789 - 1841
Extent1 file: 0.05 linear metres
Creator NameWilliam Shand (1765 - 1845) of Yonder Bognie, Forgue, Huntly.
Administrative HistorySee 'Some Notices of the Surname of Shand, particularly of the County of Aberdeen', edited by George Shand (Norwich: Miller and Leavins, 1877).
SourceDeposited in the University in Nov 1987 by Mr W.A.C. Shand, of Yonder Bognie, Forgue, Huntly (manuscripts relate to his great,great, great, grandfather William Shand (1765 - 1845))
DescriptionPapers of William Shand (1765 - 1845) of Yonder Bognie, Forgue, Huntly, 1789 - 1841. The collection comprises correspondence and agreements between William Shand, tenant in Yonder Bognie, and his landlords, Alexander Morison and Theodore Morison, regarding the tenancy and enclosure of Yonder Bognie, 1789 - 1821, including details of pre-enclosure agricultural practice; papers re. the winding up of the estate of William Shand's father, William Shand (1730 - 1799), 1803 - 1804; inventory and roup of the effects of William Shand's sister, Margaret Shand, 1837; will and roup of the effects of Alexander Anderson, tenant in Soutertown, 1823 - 1824; papers relating to the Mill of Forgue, 1814 - 1831; miscellaneous correspondence and receipts relating to William Shand's role as Kirk Treasurer, 1828 - 1841, including letters relating to fund-raising for missions in India and parish poor relief; fragment of pass book of Forgue Savings Bank, 1828 .
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
OriginalsHeld by W. A. Cryle Shand, Yonder Bognie, Forgue, Huntly.
Related MaterialCorrespondence of W.D. Simpson (1896-1968) and Lord Shand relating to the Shand Memorial in Kintore Church (MS 2230)
Papers of and relating to William Shand, Craigellie, Aberdeenshire, 1829-48 (MS 2769/II/106/1-2)
Papers of and relating to estates of Bognie, Forgue and Mountblairy, Aberdeenshire, 1862-1902 (MS 2769/II/29/1-4)
Papers of Thom family, Corse of Monelly, Forgue, Aberdeenshire, 1854-90 (MS 2769/I/134/1-3)
Papers of and relating to Walter Scott, Boynsmill, Forgue, Aberdeenshire, relating to Glendronach distillery, Aberdeenshire, 1870-87 (MS 2769/II/104/1-5; MS 2769/I/111/1-2; and MS 2769/I/133/1-3)
CopiesThese are copies.
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