John Ronald

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Partner in Robert Eccles & Co., and then Eccles Burnley (q.v.). The Eccles firms failed c. 1848.

  1. His daughter Agnes married Alexander Johnston MP (Kilmarnock Burghs) and merchant in Glasgow, who bought Shield Hall in 1838.

Sources

T71/887 British Guiana claim no. 2362.

  1. John Guthrie Smith and John Oswald Mitchell, The old country houses of the old Glasgow gentry (2nd edn., Glasgow, James MacLehose & Sons, 1878), LXXXIX Shield Hall.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
John Donald
Children
Agnes
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (6)

£8,627 3S 6D
Awardee
£1,275 8S 4D
Awardee
£7,173 18S 2D
Awardee
£2,858 13S 7D
Awardee
£4,286 14S 7D
Awardee
£3,827 5S 10D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Other partner
Eccles, Burnley & Co.
West India merchant  
 

Addresses (2)

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