John Ryburn

1766 - 1844

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Glasgow merchant, partner in Guthrie and Ryburn of Grenada, Leitch and Smith of Glasgow (q.v.), and James Finlay/Finlay Hodgson (q.v.) until 1836. Trustee for Robert Mackay & Co. Son of David Ryburn of Campbelton, brother of Thomas Ryburn of Jamaica.

  1. Will of John Ryburn merchant of Glasgow Lanarkshire proved 03/01/1845. He bequeathed £100 to the Merchants House.

Sources

The History of the Ryburns - America http://www.netspeed.com.au/rryburn/USA.html [accessed 22/02/2011].

  1. PROB 11/2011.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
University
Glasgow [1779 ]
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (2)

£4,942 15S 8D
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,936 10S 11D
Awardee (Trustee)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (2)

Other partner
Leitch and Smith
General overseas merchant  
 
Other partner
James Finlay & Company
General overseas merchant  
 

Addresses (2)

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Central Scotland, Scotland
Central Scotland, Scotland