James Laing Bremner

1806 - 7th Feb 1864

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Merchant in Roseau, Dominica in partnership with Dugald Stewart Laidlaw and Adam Paterson (both of whom q.v.). Reportedly eldest son of William Bremner and Jane Mary Laing, born c. 1806, and heir to the coffee plantation Aberdeen.  

Death of James Laing Bremner registered Q1 1864 Camberwell Surrey; will of James Laing Bremner formerly of Peckham but late of 42 Southampton Street Camberwell who died 07/02/1864 proved 06/02/1872 by Mary Jane Hamilton widow the daughter of 8 Star Street Edgware effects under £20.    

Sources

T71/881 Dominica claim nos. 4A,B&C, 24, 374 (Aberdeen Estate), 386 (Roberts), 805 and 851.

http://www.brebner.com/uploads/bre18070.pdf with some sources given [accessed 08/06/2011].

FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1872.


Further Information

Spouse
Married but no further details
Children
Mary Jane
Wealth at death
£20

Associated Claims (6)

£59 15S 6D
Awardee
£1,840 1S 0D
Awardee
£1,124 13S 7D
Awardee (Judgement creditor)
£901 19S 4D
Awardee
£65 7S 9D
Awardee
£82 9S 11D
Awardee

Addresses (2)

Roseau, Dominica
42 Southampton Street, Peckham, London, Surrey, London, England