Pringle Taylor

1796 - 5th Apr 1884

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded the compensation as one of the trustees of Ward Cagdogan for the enslaved people on Harrow, Crab Hill and Pickering in Barbados.  

  1. Joseph Pringle Taylor married Adelaide Frances Shedden, a minor, the daughter of John Shedden (q.v.), at St Marylebone 12/07/1827. Will of Pringle Taylor K.H. General in HM's Army who died at Pennington House near Lymington Hampshire 05/04/1884 proved 14/05/1884 by Adelaide Frances Taylor widow, effects £1336 1s 7d.

  2. Pennington House may have been bought by John Shedden for his daughter Adelaide on her marriage to Major General Pringle Taylor.


Barbados nos. 2959 A&B, 4726 and 4763.

  1., London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1884.

  2. [accessed 26/05/2012].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Pringle Tayler
Adelaide Frances Shedden
Wealth at death
£1,336 1S 7D

Associated Claims (3)

£4,691 14S 5D
£2,693 9S 2D
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,864 9S 2D
Awardee (Trustee)

Addresses (1)

Pennington House, Lymington, Hampshire, Wessex, England