Henry Davidson the eldest

???? - 1781


Biography

Brother and partner of Duncan Davidson senior (q.v.).

  1. Will of Henry Davidson of [Tulloch but now residing in] London proved 27/01/1781. He left an annuity of £500 p.a. to his wife Justina, and an annuity of £100 p.a. to his wife's sister Delicia MacNeill after this wife's death with £50 p.a. beforehand. He left annuities of £100 p.a to his mother Jean and £40 p.a to his two sisters, Anne Anderson widow and Elizabeth Dunbar, and £1000 in trust for his niece Jean Dunbar. His executors were his brother Duncan Davidson and Charles Graham, the latter described as their clerk and kinsman.

Sources

  1. PROB 11/1073/324

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Justina

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
1780 [EA] - 1780 [LA] → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Partner
Davidsons Barkly & Co.
West India merchant  
 

Physical (1)

Estate
Tulloch [Purchased] 
description →
Estate purchased by Henry Davidson in 1762. 'Davidson appears to have invested heavily in his new property: the farm steading carries a date of 1774.'...

Relationships (2)

Brothers
Notes →
Also business...
First Cousins

Addresses (1)

Tulloch Castle, Dingwall, Ross & Cromarty, Highlands & Islands, Scotland