Tom's Wills: Addresses in UK wills 1931-1939

Peeblesshire is an old place, where many people lived
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Person living in the areaMore details, including yearGeocoded address*
ANDERSON of Moran Lodge Romanno Bridge -- Peeblesshire -
MURRAY of The Bungalow Lyne -- Peeblesshire -
BROWN of Skirling Schoolhouse Skirling -- Peeblesshire -
HODGSON of Ravelrig Balerno Midlothian and of Baddinsgill -- Peeblesshire -
SINCLAIR of Beechwood Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
WOOD of 35 Devon-place Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
GRICE of Lee Pen House Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
GLOINSON of Traquair-avenue Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
PATRICK of Traquair Knowe Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
REID of Haughhead Farm Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
BROWN of Houghhead Farm Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
JACKSON of Traquair Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
EUMAN of 74 Higlvstreet Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
CUNNINGHAM of Leithen Lodge Inverleithen -- Peeblesshire -
MILNE of Beechwood Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
KERR of Beechwood Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
ALLAN of The Lodge Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
RITCHIEGeorge of Chapelgill Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
RISSIK of Rachan Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
PURDIE of Ardbuchs Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
McLAUCHLAN of Ravenswood West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
MITCHELL of Hillside West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
HALL of Wayside West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
ANDERSON of Tay Cottage West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
FERGUSSON of Broomlee House West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
FURMAGE of Borthwick House West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
CARR of Graneneuk West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
TWEEDDALE of Howieson or Howison Hall West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
LAIDLAW of Halmyre Farm West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
HUNTER of Woodlands West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
HUNT of Eddlewood Eddleston -- Peeblesshire -
POTTS of Mill House Eddleston -- Peeblesshire -
THOMSON of Glen View Walker-burn -- Peeblesshire -
TAYLOR of The Schoolhouse Tweedsmuir -- Peeblesshire -
TAYLOR of Schoolhouse Tweedsmuir -- Peeblesshire -
BALLANTYNE of Barns Kirkton Manor -- Peeblesshire -
WALLS of 22 Edinburgh-road Peebles -- Peeblesshire -
GEODES of Waverley Edinburgh-road Peebles -- Peeblesshire -
HOULDING of Kerfield Peebles -- Peeblesshire -
MELROSE of 29 Eliots Park Peebles -- Peeblesshire -
ABBOTT of Greenfield Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
MONRO of 44 Murrayfield-avenue Edinburgh and Whitslade Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
CALDWELL of Chapelgill Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
MACDONALD of Ratchill Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
PURDIE of Ardbucho Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
THOMSON of Kilbucho Mains Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
STUART of Kingledores Drumelzier -- Peeblesshire -
CUNNINGHAM of Sawmill Cottage Cowies Linn Eddleston -- Peeblesshire -
KING of 31 Devon-place Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
ARCHIBALD of Laurel Bank Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
HAY of Harpershiels Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
DAVIDSON of 12 Bond-street Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
FIONDA of 41 High-street Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
TEMPLE of 13 High-street Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
STORRAR of Woodview Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
PURDIE of Madrissa Lamancha -- Peeblesshire -
WILSON of Hillside West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
DOWNIE of Wiston Cottage West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
DOWNIE of Wiston Cottage West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
NICOL of Netherurd Blyth Bridge West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
ALEXANDER of 3 Westhall-gardens Edinburgh and of Rosyth West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
GRAY of Lynebank West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
MACGREGOR of Gordon Arms Hotel West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
JACKSON of Ringside Farm Leadburn West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
ABBEY of Craigerne Craighall-road Edinburgh and of The Heddles West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
FERRIER of Lynhurst West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
BLACKIE of Hanna Manse Skirling -- Peeblesshire -
McKELVfE of 1 Tweedvale-place Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -
FORSYTH of Willowbank High Cottages Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -
ROWNTREE of Tighnuilt Lodge Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
COX of Kirkhouse Tragnair Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
TUDHOPE of 7 Thistle-street Edinburgh and of Broughton-place Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
FRASER of Lynefield West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
MORITZ of Stoney Hill Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -
GRANT of Sunnybrae Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -
KNOBLAUCH of 33 Chester-street Edinburgh and Earlyvale Eddleston -- Peeblesshire -
MARSHALL of Whitslade Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
MARCHBANK of care of Gala Vale Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
PATE of Englewood 4 Chambers-street Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
REID of 31 Leithen-road-road Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
ROBERTSON of The Bield West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
BARCHARD of Waterheads Eddleston -- Peeblesshire -
MORGAN of Chapelgill Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
WALKER of The Manse Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
DUNCAN of Birgham Linton Bank-drive West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
AUCHMUTY of Leithen Lodge Innerleithen -- Peeblesshire -
DICKSON of Corstane Broughton -- Peeblesshire -
GUILD of Kaines West Linton -- Peeblesshire -
MACKAY of Hawthombank High Cottages Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -
STEWART of West Bold Walkerburn -- Peeblesshire -

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