William Hamilton

???? - 1866

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Youngest son of John Hamilton of Northpark and Helen nee Bogle. Along with his four brothers, he inherited a 1/4 share in Dunkley's estate in Vere, Jamaica, which had been bequeathed in trust for the benefit of his mother by his uncle George Bogle (1761-1813). He also has been identified as the William Hamilton partner in Robert Bogle & Co., with significant slave-ownership on British Guiana.


Sources

John Guthrie Smith and John Oswald Mitchell, The old country houses of the old Glasgow gentry (2nd edn., Glasgow, James MacLehose & Sons, 1878), Daldowie and Northwoodside House.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish

Associated Claims (10)

£6,339 9s 0d
Awardee
£6,501 19s 4d
Awardee
£6,188 13s 9d
Awardee
£12,020 15s 1d
Awardee
£5,745 10s 11d
Awardee
£6,230 5s 8d
Awardee
£3,834 5s 4d
Awardee (Mortgagee)
£2,448 8s 2d
Awardee
£6,561 15s 2d
Awardee
£3,183 18s 1d
Awardee

Associated Estates (3)

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] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (3)

Other partner
Robert Bogle and Co.
West India merchant  
 
Trustee for partner
 
Partner
Bogle, King
Demerara Merchant  
 

Relationships (11)

Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle
First Cousins
First Cousins
Son → Mother
Son → Father
Brothers
Brothers
Brothers