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commissariot record of Orkney and Shetland Register of testaments by Orkney and Shetland (Commissariot)

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Published by Printed for the Society by J. Skinner in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Wills -- Orkney Islands.,
  • Wills -- Shetland Islands.

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StatementEd. by Francis J. Grant.
SeriesScottish Record Society. (Publications, 21)
ContributionsGrant, Francis James, 1863-1953.
LC ClassificationsCS460
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18763027M
LC Control Number18004057

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