Robert Brown

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Awarded 2/3rds of the compensation for Jordanhill in Trinidad with his partner in Smith & Brown, William Smith (q.v.), as owners-in-fee.

  1. Enslaved people registered on Jordan Hill estate by John Wilson as attorney in 1834.

Sources

T71/894 Trinidad 1836A & B. William Smith, Robert Brown of Glasgow part owners in fee; John Smith and William Brown of Glasgow executors of Francis Brown. Robert Brown and Wm Smith were of Smith & Brown merchants, 112 Hope St.

1836A 20/06/1836 £5099 12s 0d to William Smith and Robert Brown; 1836B 20/06/1836 £2549 16s 0d to John Smith jun and William Brown.

  1. T71/519 p. 2290.

 


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (1)

£7,649 8S 0D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
William Smith and Browns
General overseas merchant  
 

Addresses (1)

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Central Scotland, Scotland