John Breakenridge

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Farmer, inherited a shared ownership of enslaved persons in Port Royal, Jamaica, through the family of his wife Mary Breakenridge (q.v.).

  1. "John Breakenridge Farmer Killeonan[?] and Mary Breakenridge daughter of the deceased John Breakenridge late Merct. Campbeltown, both of this Parish, married 8th July [1816]."

  2. Not to be confused with Mary’s brother John, as the petition of Charles Harvey indicates his claim was through his wife Mary.


T71/864 Port Royal claim nos. 71 and 72 (Philip's Valley).

  1. General Register Office for Scotland, OPR Marriages, 507 050 118.

  2. T71/1195 Petition of Charles Harvey.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£571 3s 10d
Beneficiary (Legatee)
£261 17s 6d

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (5)

Husband → Wife
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law

Addresses (1)

Campbeltown, Argyll, Argyll and Bute, Scotland