Anne Penelope Dennistoun (née Campbell)

???? - 13th Mar 1863

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Widow and trustee of Robert Dennistoun of Glasgow (merchant of G & R. Dennistoun & Co., q.v.), awarded the compensation with co-trustees for the Exchange, Friendship and Belvidere estates in Trinidad.

  1. Daughter of Archibald Campbell of Jura (1728-), married Robert Dennistoun merchant of Glasgow (1770-1815) 02/10/1797.

  2. National Probate Calendar Scotch Confirmations Sealed 1863: Confirmation by Mungo Campbell merchant in Glasgow, Archibald Campbell lately residing at Sauchie in County of Stirling now at ____[blank in the original], his brother Alexander James Dennistoun Broun of Balloch Castle in county of Dumbarton,and Andrew Buchan Yuillie of Darleith, executors of late Mrs Ann Penelope Campbell otherwise Dennistoun residing in Edinburgh relict of Robert Dennistoun sometime merchant in Glasgow who died upon or about 13 March 1863 that will was sealed at Principal Registry in London.

  3. Birth certificate of Mary Lyon Dennistoun 16/01/1802 Glasgow [OPR Births 644/001 0200 0088 Glasgow], parents Robert Dennistoun mercht., and Ann Penelope Campbell, witnesses James Campbell junior, Alexander Campbell. Other children included James (1798-); Archibald Campbell (1800-); Richard (1806-); and Robert (1807-).

  4. Anne Penelope Dennistoun, widow of Robert Dennistoun, West India Merchant, died 13/03/1863 at 14 Royal Circus, Edinburgh, age 88 years. Parents were Archibald Campbell of Jura and Sarah Campbell MS Campbell. Witness was Arthur Turner, son-in-law (present).

Sources

T71/874 Trinidad claim nos. 1627, 1652 and 1749.

  1. http://www.gordonamacgregor.com/Campbell%20of%20Sonnaig.html [accessed 15/11/2010].

  2. National Probate Calendar 1863.

  3. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=kosmoid&id=I17856 [accessed 15/11/2010]. General Register Office for Scotland OPR Births 644/001 0200 0088 Glasgow.

  4. GROS 1863 685/1 093.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Maiden Name
Campbell
Name in compensation records
Ann Penelope Dennistoun
Spouse
Robert Dennistoun
Children
James, Sarah, Archibald Campbell, Mary Lyon, Ann, Jane, Richard, Robert, Barbara, Margaret, John, Alexander, Elizabeth, Isabella Georgiana

Associated Claims (3)

£2,687 0S 11D
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,559 17S 1D
Awardee
£7,298 16S 9D
Awardee (Trustee)

Relationships (2)

Mother → Son
Widow → Deceased Husband

Addresses (2)

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Central Scotland, Scotland
14 Royal Circus, Edinburgh, Midlothian (Edinburgh), Central Scotland, Scotland