Colin Chisholm MD of Bristol

???? - 1825


Biography

Britsol based physician, part owner of the Hermitage estate in Grenada, who died c. 1825. Possibly the same Colin Chisholm registered by his attorney William Cort as the owner of the enslaved poeple on the Industry estate in Berbice.

  1. Will of Colin Chisholm physician of Bristol Gloucestershire proved 11/05/1825. In the will Colin Chishom bequeathed £800 to his wife and daughters and his 'two shares' in the Hermitage estate in Grenada, 'now fully completely disembarrassed of debt' to his son William Henry Houston Chisholm of the Hon. East India Company after his wife's death. His trustees were James Evan and Hugh Duncan Baillie, George Henry Ames and Alexander Frazer. The will mkaes no mention of the Industry estate in Berbice.

Sources

  1. PROB 11/1699/154.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Married but no further details
Occupation
Physician

Associated Claims (1)

£4,030 4S 3D
Previous owner (not making a claim)