Alexander Reid Scott

???? - 1853

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Resident of Kingston Jamaica c 1840, when he was listed as a magistrate for the City. Apparently returned to England c. 1850.

  1. Death registered Liverpool Q1 1853; Will of Alexander Reid Scott merchant of Liverpool proved 23/04/1853. He left his estate in trust [his trustees included John White Cater of London] to liquidate it, put the proceeds in securities in England, and pay £25 p.a. to his sister Jessie Scott of Canterbury, with the remainder to his wife Eliza for life and then to their children.

  2. Alexander Reid Scott's son Charles James Cater Scott born in Jamaica c. 1843 was a director of London & County Banking Co. in 1907 and died in 1931 leaving £58,321.

Sources

Jamaica Almanac 1840.

  1. FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; PROB 11/2171/201.

  2. National Probate Calendar 1931.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Eliza Miller
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (8)

£100 6S 4D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£99 4S 0D
Awardee
£2,509 19S 9D
Awardee
£1,389 13S 8D
Awardee
£990 4S 11D
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases
£2,799 8S 1D
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases
£1,829 15S 5D
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases
£921 1S 9D
Awardee

Associated Estates (8)

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] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Receiver
1832 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - → Receiver
1832 [EA] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Receiver

Relationships (1)

Testator → Trustee

Addresses (1)

Liverpool, Lancashire, North-west England, England