Kennedy Family Miscellany

Scope and Content

John Kennedy's school arithmetic exercise book 1788 and account book 1819-1834; William Kennedy's school arithmetic exercise book 1828-1829; cash book of William Kennedy of Littleton of Rattray 1851-1856; school exercise book of William Kennedy of Littleton of Rattray 1860; book of verses by Dr Thomas Gillespie, Professor of Humanity at the University of St. Andrews, and Thomas Alexander. Poems dated 1823-1847 and apparently transcribed by Thomas Alexander.

Administrative / Biographical History

This collection of material relates to John Kennedy in the parish of Logierait [?Clochfoldich] b. 1773 and his descendants in other parts of Perthshire.


Records are arranged chronologically.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited in 1976 by a private depositor, via J.R. Barker, Librarian, University of Dundee (AccM/15).


Fonds level description compiled by Sarah Chubb, Archives Hub Project Archivist, October 2001.

Other Finding Aids

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


None expected.

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