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Date Masters & mistresses names & designations Servants names Quality of servants Number of servants Bachelor servants One and two servants Three and four servants Five to seven servants Eight to ten servants Eleven or more servants Duty
Dalmaney Parish Bro [Brought] Forewd [Forward] 7 7 £12.5.0
4 Aug 1787 The Honle [Honourable] Charles Hope Weir of Craigiehall William Lawson
John Mcara
John Jackson
William Wilson
James Haig
John Stevenson
Robert Drysdale
James Mark
Game Keeper
8 8 £16.0.0
George Dundas Esq of Dundas George Mathie
John Lesslie
Chaise Driver
2 2 £2.10.0
Mr James Pringle Vint [Vintner] Halls James Lamont Waiter 1 1 £1.5.0
Totall 18 3 7 8 £32.0.0
Uphall Parish
6 Aug 1787 Thomas Shairp of Houston John Gilchrist
William Walker
House Servt [Servant]
2 2 £2.10.0
The Earl of Buchan left the County
Totall 2 2 £2.10.0
Livingston Parish
7 Aug 1787 Sir William Cunningham Baronet Names not returned Gardiner
House Servt [Servant]
House Servt [Servant]
4 4 £6.0.0
George Moncrief Esq Blackburn William Wilson Chaise Driver 1 1 £1.5.0
Thomas Clarkson Esq Joseph Allan House Servt [Servant] 1 1 £1.5.0
Thomas Fairburn Vinr [Vintner] James Aitken Waiter 1 1 £1.5.0
Totall 7 3 4 £9.15.0
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