West India merchant (Colonial - Caribbean)
No firm notes
George Baillie, 'Interesting Letters to James Baillie Esq. Of Bedford Square partner in the house of Baillie , Thornton & Campbell' (London, Joyce Gold 1809).
1789 - 14th Mar 1860
Possibly the first 'ethnic minority' MP to be elected (in 1832) to the House of Commons.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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