Commission and Factory by John and Ann France

Scope and Content

An attested copy of a Commission and Factory by John France and Ann France to Thomas Rattary, tobacconist and William Adam, manufacturer of Dundee. The document concerns houses and gardens belonging to the said John France at or near the village of Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland. It was registered at Edinburgh in the presence of the Lords of Council and Session.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Reverend John France was a minister of the associate Presbyterian Congregation at Glade lion in the state of Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Ann France was his wife.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 24075

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