Hermitage Estate

Estate Details


Associated People (5)

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
- 1793 [EY] → Joint owner

In his will proved in 1793, James Baillie stated that he owned a moity of Hermitage estate and instructed that it be sold and the proceeds applied to buying out the rest of his share in Baillie's Bacolet and in paying captial sums to his younger children.

1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Agent
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Agent
1832 [EA] - → Agent

Associated Claims (1)

£4,030 4S 3D

Estate Information (6)

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1817
[Number of enslaved people] 186(Tot)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Andrew Houstoun as agent of the trustee for the proprietors of Hermitage Estate.

 
T71/265 350-353
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 173(Tot) 89(F) 84(M)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Andrew Houstoun as Agent of the Trustees for the Proprietors of Hermitage.

 
T71/274 128-129
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 169(Tot) 89(F) 80(M)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of George Gun Munro as Attorney for the Proprietors.

 
T71/285 115-116
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 163(Tot) 87(F) 76(M)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

In the possession of George Gun Munro attorney for the proprietors. No owner's name given.

 
T71/299 137-138
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 163(Tot) 88(F) 75(M)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Lewis Hoyes as Agent for the Proprietors.

 
T71/311 231-232
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 149(Tot) 83(F) 66(M)  
[Name] Hermitage Estate  
 

In possession of Alexander Baillie agent for the proprietors.

 
T71/317 216-218