Peter McGarel

???? - 28th Jun 1859

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Brother of Charles and John M'Garel (each of whom q.v.), and co-owner of the Uniform and Bank Hall estates in Demerara. Peter McGarel had been in Demerara at the time of the 1817 Slave Registration.

  1. The will of Peter McGarel late of Larne who died 28/06/1859 at Larne was proved 01/08/1859 by Charles McGarel, effects under £80,000.

  2. Peter M'Garel esquire of Larne County Antrim subscribed £5000 to the Belfast and Ballymena railway in 1845.

Sources

T71/887 British Guiana claim nos. 2444 (Uniform) and 2468 (Bank Hall).

  1. National Probate Calendar 1859.

  2. PP. 1845 (317)(625) 'Railways.'


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
Peter M'Garel
Will

Will reportedly proven 01/08/1859 after his death on 28/06/1859.

http://www.mulvenna.org/genealogy/d0001/g0000042.html accessed 1/2/2011.  His wealth in Ireland at death was reportedly £49195.

Wealth at death
£80,000

Associated Claims (2)

£13,417 15S 7D
Awardee
£9,903 16S 11D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Railway Investment
Belfast and Ballymena [184506]  
£5000 

Relationships (2)

Brothers
Brothers

Addresses (1)

Larne, Co. Antrim, Ireland