Robert Gordon of St Vincent


Canada: Prince Edward Island


Robert Gordon of St Vincent left 500 acres under Lot no. 26 in Prince Edward Island in his will of 1828 [proved 1829]. He had held an interest in this land since at least 1785.


'Proprietors of P.E.I. Lots in 1767, and changes in Lot Ownership till 1810', [accessed 12/09/2016]; A history of this Lot which indicates that it was owned or co-owned by Peter Gordon in the 18thC and retained by the Thomson heirs of Robert and Peter Gordon until 1876 is given in Freetown Past & Present, The Freetown Historical Society 1985 pp. 12-13.