Profile & Legacies Summary
Claimant or beneficiary
William Whyte, successful counterclaimant against Peter Bowin, tenant-for-life on Bowin's Estate, based on a mortgage of £2600 7s 5d.
- Given in the Register of Claims as William Whyte of Edinburgh in 1843. Two possible matches in the 1841 census: William Whyte, age 60, Kirk Brae Cottage, Liberton, bookseller; Whiiliam Whyte, age 39, Fairney Hill Cottage, Edinburgh, marble merchant. William Whyte the bookseller had a shop at 13 George Street in Edinburgh, 1824-1846. No further identification made.
Associated Claims (1)
Glasgow, Dumfries and Carlisle 
Edinburgh, Midlothian (Edinburgh), Central Scotland, Scotland