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Legal papers and correspondence relating to identification and management of Peter Booth's estate. Includes Petition to the Commissary by George Booth, nephew and executor of Peter Booth, for permission to search Peter Booth's house for papers; lists of shares and funds; and lists of bad debts and good debts due to the executry of Peter Booth (Note date on one document appears to be 1837).
Miscellaneous papers relating to executry of Peter Booth, nurseryman, Falkirk and subsequent litigation brought by Robert Henderson, writer, Falkirk and factor for Peter Booth's estate. Includes correspondence from George Booth, Othmarschen, near Hamburg, with Russel & Aitken relating to executry, shares in Falkirk Gas Co and other matters; lease between James Godfrey Booth, Hamburg, and George Booth, Othmarschen, Holstein of the late Peter's Booths nursery, 1857; letter, Dr G Hamilton to Russel & Aitken, describing condition of Peter Booth "Mr Booth's mind was in such an irritable and excited condition for a long time before his death that it would have been of no avail to pay him an ordinary visit"; draft prayers concerning the afterlife; draft edict umqhile of Peter Booth; advertisement of the postponement of the day for sale of Booth's household furniture; correspondence, Robert Henderson, writer, Falkirk to George Booth, executor, accounts of executors with Robert Henderson; and Execution of Citation, Booth against Lithgow, Clerk to Robert Henderson, Pursuer, as a Haver.
Receipts to executors of Peter Booth for wages, supplies for the garden nursery business and poor rates, heritor assessments and other tax assessments. Includes receipts to Robert Stewart, Foreman, for wages of garden nursery workers. Also includes note of rents due by estate, payments made by Robert Henderson, note of payments taken deduction for in settling residue duty on Peter Booth's estate and residue account of Peter Booth's estate.
Correspondence, Robert Henderson, factor for Peter Booth's executry, Falkirk to Russel & Aitken, concerning his business accounts and actions on behalf of the estate
Correspondence between James Burn, Solicitor, Edinburgh, and Russel & Aitken concerning claims by Robert Henderson,writer, and factor on Peter Booth's estate and litigation over the factor's liability for management of the estate. Includes Specification of books and writings for the recovery of which a diligence against havers is sought by the defender [George Booth] and his mandatory John Russel in case, Henderson vs Booth.
Legal papers relating to litigation between Peter Booth's executors and Robert Henderson. Includes precognitions, draft memorial for George Booth and Arrestment for John Russel
Papers relating to litigation between Peter Booth's executors and Robert Henderson. Includes sederunt book of Mr Booth's Commissioners, Extract Registered Probative Account of the late Peter Booth to Robert Henderson and account of James Burn in case, Henderson vs Booth.