Profile & Legacies Summary
???? - 1812
London merchant, partner with William Gammell and Alexander Innes until 1792 under Turner, Gammell & Co. and thereafter with Alexander Innes as Turner & Co., mortgagee of Kings Bay estate in Tobago, which he was assigned in 1810 in exchange for annuities to the sisters of John Orr (q.v.).
- The will of Coll Turner made 03/06/1810 with a codicil of 1812 and proved [in Tobago] 09/09/1812 was summarised by Vere Langford Oliver, who shows Turner leaving monetary legacies of £1500 currency, and his three estates Kings Bay, Friendsfield and Belvidere in trust to fund £50 p.a. to each of his sisters Janet and Margaret, with the residue to the children of the two women and of a third sister Ann who 'died many years ago.' Janet Mcfarlane nee Turner's son Walter McFarlane 'carpenter' of Luss Dunbartonshire and others on 21/03/1817 sold their interest in Coll Turner's property in St Vincent, Tobago and Antigua for £10,000 to Alex. Innes of London.
London Gazette 13435 03/07/1792 p. 508.
- Caribbeana Vol. III p. 295.
Associated Estates (2)
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
- 1810 [EY] → Mortgage Holder
1810 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession