The Testament Dative and Inventory of Alexander Stewart of Inverslanie, 1749b

(Also see - Alexander Stewart of Inverslanie, 1742 and Alexander Stewart of Inverslanie, 1749a)

Alexander Stewart The Testament dative and inventory of the goods and gear which pertained and belonged to (the) umquhile (deceased) Alexander Stewart, sometime of Innerslaney, at the time of his decease which was in the month of (blank) 1741 years, truely made and given up by Alexander Stewart, sometime in Brae of Cluny, now in Markdow of Clune, executor dative qua creditor, decerned to him by the Commissary of Dunkeld upon the day and date of these presents and that in payment to him pro tanto (partial payment on a claim) of seventy six pounds Scots principal with the annual rents (interest) thereof as now due and contained in a bill dated the 18th May 1720, payable at Martinmass thereafter, drawn by him upon, and accepted by the defunct and in payment to him of the expenses of this present confirmation as the decreet dative following on an edict duly executed and endorsed in itself more fully bears.

Imprimis (Firstly), there is given up, pertaining and belonging to the said defunct (at) the time foresaid of his decease, sundry effects which he, the said executor had bought at a public roup thereof, exposed by the Commissary Depute of the said Commissary, and contained in the roup .... of the same same amounting to thirty eight pounds Scots, and for which he had given a bill for the behoof of the defunct's creditors to the said Commissary dated 11th August 1741, payable at Candlemass thereafter. Item. The annual rents due thereon. Summa Inventory

This testament was confirmed at Dunkeld, the twenty eight day of November 1749 by James Bisset, Commissary, and Charles McGlashan, in Inver, became cautioner for the executor and he bound for his relief.


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