William Brown of Kilmardinny

1792 - 1884


Biography

Awarded 1/3rd of the compensation for Jordanhill in Trinidad with John Smith the youngest as executors of Francis Brown (d. 1825). Almost certainly William Brown of Kilmardinny, the brother of Francis Brown.

  1. "January 15 1826. [Death] At Jordanhill estate, island of Trinidad, Francis Brown Esq."

  2. William Brown is no. 12 in Maclehose's Memoirs and portraits of one hundred Glasgow men (1886).

Sources

T71/894 Trinidad claim no. 1836A&B.

  1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. 19, p. 761.

  2. http://gdl.cdlr.strath.ac.uk/mlemen/mlemen012.htm [accessed 11/06/2015].


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
Wm Brown
Spouse
Jane Wilsone
Children
James; Charles [both predeceased their father]

Associated Claims (2)

£3,697 10S 11D
Other association
William Brown was a legatee under the will of Francis Brown secured on the Belleaire estate.
£7,649 8S 0D
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

Relationships (4)

Brothers
Brothers
Nephew → Uncle
Notes →
William Brown was also a beneficiary under the will of Francis...
Nephew → Uncle
Notes →
William Brown was also a beneficiary of the will of John...

Addresses (1)

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Central Scotland, Scotland