Scottish Landowners

Hunter owners of land in Scotland 1873

The name and address of every owner of 1 acre and upwards in extent ( outside the Municipal Boundaries of Boroughs containing more than 20,000 inhabitants) with the estimated acreage.

compiled by Inland Revenue, Edinburgh 1874.

Name Location acreage
Aberdeen
Alexander Hunter Inverurie 2
Capt. Alexander Chambers Hunter of Tillery Tillery House, Newburgh, Aberdeen 3,687
Mrs. Isabella Hunter Janefield, Cults 5
Argyll
James Hunter of Hafton Hafton House, Dunoon (Dunoon Pier) 5740
James Hunter Dunoon 1
James & Wm. F. Hunter Ardnadam 1
John Hunter Innellan 2
John Hunter Kindrochit, Lochgilphead 2
Robert Hunter Sandbank 6
Ayr
David Hunter Blair of Dunskey, Brownhill Dunskey, Portpatrick 807
Sir Edward Hunter Blair of Blairquhan Bart. Blairquhan Castle, Straiton 12,610
Charles Hunter Prestwick 26
David Hunter Newton 8
James Hunter (minerals) North Kirkland, Dalry 27
James Hunter Church Street, Prestwick 23
James Hunter of Glenapp (minerals) Newmains, Motherwell 8580
James Hunter Burnscourt, Ireland 2
John Hunter Farewell Cot., Prestwick 2
John Hunter Poundland, Colmonell 250
Trustees of John Hunter Smiddybank, Dalry 16
Robert Hunter of Hunterston Hunterston House, West Kilbride 881
William Hunter Clunes Vennal, Newton 5
William (above) and Janet Bone Burnside, Newton 6
William Hunter Everton Cot., Prestwick 19
Mrs Rachel Hunter Corsehill, Kilwinning 2
Mrs Mary Hunter Prestwick 2
Agnes, Janet & Thomasina Hunter Cassillis Street, Ayr 10
Banff
Rev. William Hunter Manse, Macduff, Gamrie 4
Berwick
George Hunter Lauder 2
Hugh Hunter Lauder 2
James Hunter Godscroft, Dunse 153
James William Hunter of Thurston Thurston, Dunbar 1,220
John Hunter Muirhouse, Coldingham 3
Rev. Joseph Hunter Manse, Cockburnspath 8
Martin Hunter of Antonshill Antonshill, Coldstream 474
Trustees of late William King Hunter Dunse 114
Dunbarton
William Hunter Maybank, Kilcreggan 1
Dumfries
Rev. David Hunter of Killylung Killylung, Holywood 349
Heirs of W.G. Hunter of Burnhead Burnhead, Lockerbie 298
Mrs. Hunter Milnton, Thornhill 8
Edinburgh
James Hunter of Colzium Newliston Haugh, Kirkliston 3,000
Robert Hunter Dalhousie Chesters, Lasswade 4
James Hunter Broughton Point, Edinburgh 2
Samuel Hunter 223 Leith Walk, Edinburgh 1
Fife
Grace Hunter St. Andrews 2
Forfar
Charles Hunter Forfar 13
Charles Hunter and Mrs. (jointly) Forfar 7
James Hunter (junior) Dundee 1
Patrick Hunter Kirkton of Lundie, Dundee 9
Heirs of William Hunter Kirriemuir 30
William George Hunter of Burnside Burnside, Forfar 1,842
Elizabeth Hunter of Polmood Polmood, Kinnell 209
David Hunter of Blackness Blackness, Dundee 98
David Hunter and town of Dundee Dundee 20
Haddington
James Hunter Prora, Drem 1
James William Hunter of Thurston Thurston, Dunbar 6,492
William Hunter Edinburgh 7
Kinross
William Hunter Fossoway, Kinross 16
Kircudbright
George Hunter of Lanecroft Lanecroft, Beeswing, Dumfries 130
William Hunter of Holmpark Holmpark, Creetown 42
Lanark
Alexander Hunter Covington, Biggar 2
David Hunter Yieldshields, Carluke 1
James Hunter (junior) Rhindsdale, Baillieston 15
John Hunter Tailend, Bathgate 2
John E. Hunter 14 Walmer Crescent, Glasgow 520
John R.S. Hunter Dales, Carluke 1
Hunter, Moses, & Co. 19 Macfarlane Street, Glasgow 4
Peter Hunter Stobwood, Carnwath 8
Mrs. Margaret Hunter Abington 1
Orkney
Alexander Hunter Una, Stromness 25
Jacob Hunter Scorn, Birsay 5
John Hunter Newhouse, Stromness 15
Mrs. Margaret Hunter Howaback, Birsay 3
Peebles
Mrs. John Hunter Kingsmuir Cottage, Peebles 1
Perth
Colonel James Hunter of Auchterarder Auchterarder House 1500
Mrs Annie Hunter and Mary Lawson Auchterarder 15
Renfrew
James Hunter Newton-Mearns 1
Thomas O. and Charles P. Hunter 24 Forsyth Street, Greenock 2
John C. Hunter Forsyth Street, Greenock 2
Orr, Hunter & Co. 43 Wellington Street, Greenock 1
Roxburgh
Colonel James Hunter of Auchterarder Auchterarder House 1500
Mrs Annie Hunter and Mary Lawson Auchterarder 15
Roxburgh
Colonel James Hunter of Auchterarder Auchterarder House 1500
Mrs Annie Hunter and Mary Lawson Auchterarder 15
Roxburgh
Rev. George Hunter Manse, Kirkton, Hawick 7
James Hunter Kelso 1
Stirling
Rev. William Hunter Baldernock 10
Wigtown
David Hunter Blair of Dunskey Dunskey, Portpatrick 8,255
Zetland
Peter Hunter Kirkhouse, Whiteness 84

Not much of an exciting story and it's not a comprehensive list but it may give some seekers another lead to follow.

as I get other pages filled I will be able to cross-refer here