William Eccles the younger

1816 - 1859

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

  1. Probably William Eccles, merchant, son of James Eccles (1775-1842) and Elizabeth nee Robertson. Married Emily Frazer Dick, daughter of David Dick, late of Galshiel in Ross-shire, 23/04/1938 in Glasgow. Emigrated to Trinidad in the late 1830s.

  2. Another William Eccles, son of William Eccles (1760-1846) and Mary nee Robertson, described as a Captain in the 82nd Regiment of Foot according to a trust set up by his father in 1846, was the first cousin of the William Eccles of this entry.

Sources

  1. General Register Office for Scotland, OPR Marriages 644/01 0420 0237 Glasgow. For an unsourced but comprehensive family tree see Millie Wallace, 'Pigott Family Tree', http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/tree/8391062/person/929184776 [accessed 07/01/2013].

  2. Trust disposition and settlement of William Eccles, 18/06/1847, SC36/51/23.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Emily Frazer Dick
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (1)

£2,858 13S 7D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Other partner
Eccles, Burnley & Co.
West India merchant  
 

Relationships (8)

Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle
Brother → Sister
Brother → Sister
Brothers
Brother-in-laws
Son → Father
Brother-in-laws