Dr Peter McFarlane

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


  1. Almost certainly the same man as the Dr Peter McFarlane of Wakefield reported by genealogical sources to have an inscription at Gartmore Churchyard, Perthshire as having died at sea on his passage home in 1837. The identification as the same man owning Mavis Banks is tentative at present.


'Dr. Peter McFarlane of Wakefield Jamaica d at sea 8.10.1837 on passage home, s Robt d Gartmore House 2.9.1836 5, da Helen 11.7.18[51]'; sourced to J.F. and S. Mitchell, Volume 1 of An Index of Monumental Inscriptions (pre-1855) in South Perthshire, Scottish Genealogy Society 2000. This source has not been examined by LBS.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Peter M'Farlane

Associated Claims (3)

£690 6s 11d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£51 4s 2d
£1,849 10s 6d

Associated Estates (4)

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
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1839 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Previous owner
1821 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Owner

Assumed to be the owner, although many of the enslaved people were sold elsewhere by Bogle, Scott and Hamilton

1810 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Owner