Adam Murray: Nenthorn farm accounts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Accounts of stock and crops. Running from the back of the volume, on the reverse of the page, are a few pages of rentals.

Administrative / Biographical History

Adam Murray was a farmer in Nenthorn, Berwickshire. A note in the volume of 17 August 1732 records his marriage on that day to Alison Willson, daughter of the late John Willson, former tenant of Nenthorn. The couple were both 21 years old when they married.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Department of Applied Biology, Cambridge, 1975.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

None.

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