Robert Hyndman

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Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Probably the father of John Elliott Hyndman and Robert Augustus Hyndman (1807-1896) (q.v.), and the Dublin merchant declared bankrupt with John Elliott Hyndman in 1831. Possibly also the cousin of Robert Augustus Hyndman the father of John Beckles Hyndman (q.v.).

Claimed as owner-in-fee of Antigua No. 95 (Bendals) and 390 (Matthews Constitution Hill).  Counterclaims included his assignee in bankruptcy John Jameson (q.v.).

  1. Robert Hyndman, merchant of Antigua and Dublin, married Catherine Elliot 02/02/1787 in St John, Antigua. Robert’s daughter Ann and his wife Catherine were left £500 and £50 respectively in the will of Charles McComb of St John’s Town, master mariner, dated 18/11/1810 (Robert Hyndman and Thomas Hyndman were two of the executors of the will). Patrick Kirwan of Antigua in his will dated 14/11/1816 left £1000 to Mrs. Hyndman, wife of Robert Hyndman of Dublin, Esq. In 1804 Warwick Pearson and Robert Hyndman of Antigua were merchants and co-partners.

Sources

T71/877 Antigua claim no. 95 (Bendals).

  1. Vere Langford Oliver, The History of the island of Antigua ... from the first settlement in 1635 to the present time (3 vols., London, Mitchell and Hughes, 1894-99), vol. 2 p. 94.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Catherine Elliott
Children
Thomas, John Elliott, Robert Augustus, Mary, Ann
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (5)

£1,681 4S 1D
Unsuccessful claimant (Owner-in-fee)
£391 6S 2D
Not a claimant
£2,571 17S 9D
Unsuccessful claimant (Owner-in-fee)
£2,854 16S 6D
Unsuccessful claimant
£502 4S 11D
Not a claimant

Relationships (2)

Father → Son
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Robert probably the same as the father of John...
Father → Son
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Robert probably the same as the father of Robert...

Addresses (1)

Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland