The Burgar/Burgess families in Shetland


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James and Adam Burgess 1846 and 1860

These cases appear in the Lerwick Sheriff Court Processes, Shetland Archives, SC 12/6/XXXX.doc series held at the Shetland Record Office. 37  At the moment the nature of the cases against James and Adam Burgess is unclear.

For James Burgess

Summons (for 2s.4d. stg.)  24:01:1846

Pursuer :  Laurence Duncan, lately merchant in Lerwick.

Defender :   James Burgess in Westerquarff.

Items :  2

( Reference - SC 12/6/1846/39 )

 

Summons (for 1s.)  01:12:1860

Pursuer : W.R. Duncan, Collector for the Road Trustees of Zetland.

Defender :  James [_Burgess_], Upswall, Quarff.

( Reference - SC 12/6/1860/165)

 

For Adam Burgess, son of James Burgess above

 

Summons (for 1s.)  01:12:1860

Pursuer : W.R. Duncan, Collector for the Road Trustees of Zetland.

Defender :  Adam [_Burgess_], Upswall, Quarff.

(Reference SC 12/6/1860/166)

 

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