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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
St. Vigeans Parish
12 Jul 1787 Alexander Strachan of Tarrie Esqr John Anderson
Melvill Phanton
Gardener
House Servant
2 2 £2.10.0
John Rolland of Auchmethie Esqr 1 1 £1.5.0
James Watson Esqr of new House Almeriecloss John Amerose ManServant 1 1 £1.5.0
Capt [Captain] David Fraser of Hospitalfield Robert Murray Gardener 1 1 £1.5.0
William Moir of Newgrange Esqr Dixon Mitchell House Servant 1 1 £1.5.0
Totall 6 6 £7.10
Panbride Parish
19 Jul 1787 The Right Honble [Honourable] The Earl of Dalhoussie for Panmure & Brechine Castle David Chalmers



Thomas Hutcheon
John Lesslie
James Dempster
John Duke
Gardener & Ga [Game] Keeper Panmure
Stable boy
Porter
Gardener at Brechine Castle
Gamekeeper
5 5 £15.0.0
Monnyfeeth Parish
21 Aug 1787 Charles Hunter of Burnside Esqr Andrew Small
Thomas Gow
David Patterson
House Servant
Stable Servant
Gardener
3 3 £4.10.0
Robert Graham of Fentry Esqr David Campbell
Andrew Hume
Butler
Groom
2 2 £2.10.0
Totall 5 2 3 £7.0.0
Mains Parish
28 Jul 1787 James Graham of Meathie Esqr Frederick Hutcheon
Robert Smart
Groom
Gardener
2 2 £2.10.0
Dundee Parish
14 & 25 Jun 1787 David Fife of Drumgeeth Esqr John Vietch
Peter Hutchins
David Cairncross
House Servant
Chaise Driver
Gardener
3 3 £4.10.0
Alexander Graham of Duntrune Esqr nnmd [unmarried] Groom 1 1 1 £2.10.0
James Guthrie of Craigie Esqr House Servant
Gardener
2 2 £2.10.0
Mrs Bell of Mayfield 1 1 £1.5.0
Capt [Captain] Alexander Reid of Loggie John Mckenzie
Gilbert Morny
House Servant 2 2 £2.10.0
John Rankine of Dudhope Esqr Archibald Sinclair Household 1 1 £1.5.0
Mr Charles Guthrie of Taybank James Sheepherd 1 1 £1.5.0
Henry Crafurd Esqr at Hawkehill William Smith Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
Mr James Fairweathers of Crescent 1 1 £1.5.0
Totall 13 1 10 3 £18.5.0
Benvie and Liff Parishes
27 Jul 1787 Coll [Colonel] Alexander Duncan of Lundie Thomas West
James Jenkens
Peter Wallace
James Jack
Cook
Groom
Gardener & Gamekeeper
House Servant
4 4 £6.0.0
15 Jun 1787 James Clayhills of Invergowrie Esqr Frederick Smith
Thomas Affleck
House Servant
Gardener
2 2 £2.10.0
Totall 6 2 4 £8.10.0
Tealline Parish
25 Jul 1787 Alexander Scrimgeour of Tealling Esqr Patrick Lowson
John Mudie
House Servant
Gardener
2 2 £2.10.0
Totall 2 2 £2.10.0
Auchterhouse Parish
7 Jun 1787 George Blair of Adamstown Esqr David Duncan House Servant 1 1 £1.5.0
Strathmartine Parish
27 Jul 1787 Sir John Ogilvie of Bank Glasgow a Black Servant
Alexander Ross
Postillion 2 2 £2.10.0
Cowpar Parish
2 Aug 1787 Adam Litster in Cowper Alexander Mcdougall Waiter 1 1 £1.5.0

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2 [Page] 72

MALE SERVANTS TAX. of Forfar Shire Continued

[Below the earl of Dalhousie's entry]

" The above five Male Servants retained & employed by the Right Honble. [Honourable] The Earl of Dalhousie at Panmure in Forfar Shire , which with other Eight retained & employed by his Lordship in the Shire of Edinr [Edinburgh], Accumulating both together, By Act of Parliament both falls to be taxed at £3.0.0 each being Eleven & upwards."

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