Rachel Yeamans Mackinnon (née Eliot)

???? - 1846

Claimant or beneficiary


Unsuccessful claimant for compensation for Mackinnon's estate in Antigua.

  1. Rachel Yeamans Mackinnon nee Eliot, widow of Daniel Mackinnon (d. 1830, a barrister from Binfield, Berkshire and son of William Mackinnon senior (q.v.)). Her co-claimants Edmund Mackinnon and William Alexander Mackinnon (both q.v.) were her son and nephew, respectively.

  2. James Hanmer Baker registered 221 enslaved people on Mackinnon's estate in 1832 as attorney to the owners Rachel Mackinnon and William Alexander Mackinnon.

  3. Burial of Rachel Yemmans [sic] Mackinnon Boulogne aged 54 28/11/1846.


T71/877 Antigua claim no. 35 (Mackinnon's). Vere Langford Oliver History of Antigua Vol II pp. 226-227 shows John Daniel Mackinnon as the second son of William Mackinnon senior of Antigua and Binfield, and two sons of John Daniel Mackinnon and Rebecca Yeamans, named implausibly Daniel Edmund Vernon Mackinnon and Daniel Henry Mackinnon respectively.

  1. http://www.thepeerage.com/p50504.htm#i505031 [accessed 13/08/2013] sourced to Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), vol. 2, p. 2508.

  2. Ancestry.com, Slave Registers of former British Colonial Dependencies, 1812-1834 [database online].

  3. Ancestry.com, UK, Foreign and Overseas Registers of British Subjects, 1628-1969 for Rachel Yemmans MacKinnon RG 33: Foreign Registers and Returns, 1627-1960 Piece 047: Boulogne: Burials, 1843-1867 [database online].

Further Information

Maiden Name
Daniel Mackinnon
William Henry, Edmund Vernon, Louisa Rose, Daniel Henry Loudoun

Associated Claims (1)

£3,942 2s 1d
Unsuccessful claimant

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
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (6)

Aunt → Nephew
Mother → Son
Daughter-in-law → Father-in-law