The Testament Dative and Inventory
of Duncan Stewart in Pittenicy, 1749

Duncan Stewart The Testament dative and inventory of the debts and sums of money which was resting to the umquhile (deceased) Duncan Stewart, in Pittenicy, at the time of his decease which was in the month of (blank) 174... years, truely made and given up by William Stewart and Alexander Stewart, his sons, conjunct executors dative qua nearest in kin, decerned to him by the Commissary of Dunkeld upon the day and date of these presents as the decreet dative following on an edict duly executed and endorsed in itself more fully bears.

Imprimis (Firstly), there is given up, resting to the said defunct (at) the time foresaid of his decease, the sum of nine hundred merks, Scots principal, with one hundred pounds of liquidate expenses, contained in a bond granted by John Robertson of Lude to him, dated 27th December 1721 payable at Martinmass thereafter and which had been particularly allocate and set aside for the said children in the defunct's last Deed of Settlement the 15th March 1720 years.

Item. the annual rent (interest) thereof resting unpaid.

Summa Inventory

This testament was confirmed at Dunkeld, the first day of June 1749 by James Bisset, Commissary, and Patrick Stewart, son to the deceased Donald Stewart in Innerslany, became bound cautioner for the executors and they bound for his relief.


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