Elizabeth Gurley

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Claimed unsuccessfully as the guardian of William J S Gurley for the compensation for Peter's Hope on St Vincent.

  1. Elizabeth Gurley was widow of William Gurley, killed in Scotland's penultimate duel 1824 at North Queensferry Edinburgh.

Sources

  1. Joan M. Leggett, Scotland's penultimate duel (Kinloch Rannoch, Crossmount House, 1998); Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany Vol. 94 (1824) p. 754, which identifies Captain William Gurley as of Peter's Hope St Vincent.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish?
Spouse
William
Children
William John Selby

Associated Claims (1)

£2,727 4S 0D
Unsuccessful claimant (Guardian)

Addresses (1)

Edinburgh, Midlothian (Edinburgh), Central Scotland, Scotland