MS 3634 - Papers of the Russell family, of Aden, Aberdeenshire
1 - Papers of Alexander Russel of Montcoffer, 1st Laird of Aden (1758-1798)
2 - Papers of Alexander Russel(l), 2nd Laird of Aden (1798-1829)
3 - Papers of James Russell, 4th Laird of Aden (1831-1875)
4 - Papers of James George Ferguson Russell, 5th Laird of Aden (1875-1887)
1 - Legal papers
1 - Legal Papers
1 - Minute of the deeds of settlement executed on the marriage of James George Ferguson Russell Esq. with Miss Elizabeth Sophia Young. Dated 29th April 1858
2 - Mutual Settlement between J.G.F. Russell and Mrs Elizabeth Sophia Young or Russell, his spouse.
3 - Tabular statement of Incumbrances affecting the lands of Aden belonging to J.G.F. Russell.
4 - Legal documents and notes regarding Summons of Reduction.
5 - Summons of Reduction James George Ferguson Russell against Francis Shirley Russell and Others, dated 5th March 1875
6 - Statement and draft by John D. Milne Senior., Advocate, regarding James Russell, Esq. and his wish to hold the lands of Aden in trust rather than bequeath the estate to his sons.
7 - Inland Revenue Succession Duty Registers regarding death of George Henderson, Butler and expiration of drainage rent charge
8 - Bequest, original and copy of £7,000 by J.G.F. Russell to Elizabeth Sophia Young or Russell, his spouse dated 15th November 1875
9 - Copy Legal documents regarding action taken by Lt.Col. G.A Ferguson of Pitfour versus J.G.F. Russell of Aden, regarding water dispute [probably Balus Water Case]
10 - Copy of Minute by the Defender in lease, J.G.F. Russell, versus. Lt. Col. G.A. Ferguson of Pitfour regarding the Cartlehaugh ditch and its situation.
11 - Letters and copies of legal documents regarding Balus Water dispute John Milne, Advocate to J.G.F. Russell.
12 - Legal documents and correspondence, originals and copies. J.G.F Russell, Plaintiff versus. Northern Assurance Company, Defendant.
13 - Writ and letter from John D. Milne, Advocate, Aberdeen issued on behalf of J.G.F. Russell against The Northern Assurance Company dated 1st November 1881
14 - Memorial for J.G.F. Russell for the Opinion of Counsel.
15 - Life Assurance Proposals and Assignments from Northern Assurance Company, North of Scotland Bank Ltd, The Edinburgh Life Assurance Office.
16 - Bonus Certificate of Edinburgh Life Assurance Company to J.G.F. Russell.
17 - Bonds and life policies for J.G.F. Russell from various Assurance companies.
18 - Income Tax claims, 1885-1887
19 - Petition and Extract of Decree by J.G.F.Russell to Aberdeen Sheriff Court for Authority to Feu.
20 - Copy of report by George Gordon, Land Surveyor, Elgin, regarding Petition of J.G.F. Russell, for authority to grand Feu.
21 - Letters and Opinion of Counsel Regarding claim of J.G.F.Russell to superiority over lands of Moncoffer and Inverkechnie and Ludquharn entry.
22 - Certificate of Death of J.G.F.Russell at 25, Berkeley Square, London dated 15th April 1887.
23 - Will of J.G.F.Russell, dated 9th November 1875, in envelope with black seal, carrying Russell coat of arms, accompanied by a letter from Mrs.E.S Russell to J.D. Milne, Advocate, Aberdeen
1 - Will of J.G.F.Russell, dated 9th November 1875, in envelope with black seal, carrying Russell coat of arms, accompanied by a letter from Mrs.E.S Russell to J.D. Milne, Advocate, Aberdeen
2 - Will of J.G.F Russell, dated 9th November 1875, in envelope with black seal, carrying Russell coat of arms, accompanied by a letter from Mrs.E.S Russell to J.D. Milne, Advocate, Aberdeen.
3 - Will of J.G.F Russell, dated 9th November 1875, in envelope with black seal, carrying Russell coat of arms, accompanied by a letter from Mrs.E.S Russell to J.D. Milne, Advocate, Aberdeen.
24 - Confirmation of the Executors of J.G.F.Russell (deceased)
25 - Copy Inventory of the personal Estate of J.G.F.Russell of Aden (deceased).
26 - Revised claim by Executors of J.G.F.Russell under Appointment Act.
27 - Policies of Discharge from The Northern Assurance Company, and The Edinburgh Life Assurance Company Messrs. Milne and Walker, Advocates, Aberdeen regarding Decease of J.G.F.Russell.
28 - Legal Documents including map and press-cutting regarding Legal action taken by William Aiton, Esq., of Boddam, against Executors of Estate of J.G.F.Russell (deceased) regarding Feu payments.
29 - Discharge by Mrs.E.S.Russell To The Executors of the late J.G.F.Russell of Aden.
2 - Legal Correspondence and accounts
2 - Estate papers
3 - Household papers
4 - Commissions
5 - Correspondence (personal)
6 - Miscellaneous
5 - Papers of Francis Shirley Russell, 6th Laird of Aden (1887-1912)
6 - Miscellaneous
Wolfson Reading Room
Tweets by theRCN