Archibald Alves

1765 - 1839

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Son of Dr John Alves of Shipland, Inverness. Family owned Carrapan in St Vincent in the 1790s, where Archibald and brother William were in partnership with George Baillie and George Inglis. In 1800-1801 Archibald Alves was part of a consortium with Lord Seaforth, Edward Fraser of Reelig, William Munro, James Fraser of Bellardrum and Anthony Somersall to buy land from the Berbice Company.

  1. Archibald Alves of 18 Upper Montague Street was buried in All Souls Cemetery, Kensal Green, 22/06/1839 aged 74.

Sources

David Alston, http://www.spanglefish.com/slavesandhighlanders/index.asp?pageid=221877 [accessed 24/09/2012]. Although following David Alston we have categorised Archibald Alves as a merchant, there is no sign of him in the London Gazette.

  1. Ancestry.com, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish

Associated Claims (3)

£958 6S 6D
Awardee (Mortgagee)
£5,842 13S 2D
Awardee
£4,218 6S 0D
Awardee

Relationships (1)

Half-brothers

Addresses (2)

18 Upper Montague Street, London, Middlesex, London, England
22 Upper Montague St, London, Middlesex, London, England