Date of Decision: 1 Dec 1801
Abstract: Pursuer Margaret Rollo (alias Houstoun) held stock of the Bank of Scotland in liferent, while the fee interest was held by trustees of her late husband, Alexander Houstoun. When the Bank paid an extraordinary dividend, Mrs. Houstoun brought this case to determine whether the dividend belonged to her (i.e., to the liferenter) or to the fiars.
Subjects: Liferenter

Published Report

William Morison, The Decisions of the Court of Session (1811), 8282, App. Part 1, No. 1


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Named in case documents:
Alexander Wallace
Bank of Scotland
John Irving, W.S.
H. Clk.
C. Clerk
Advocate for Pursuer:
David Williamson
Advocate for Defender:
Mat. Ross
Adam Gillies, of Kintrochat, Lord Gillies

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