Gavin Cordiner

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Distiller or Brewer in Campbelltown, Argyll, Scotland, husband of Eliza Ann Cordiner née Breakenridge q.v.), on whose behalf he claimed compensation for ownership of enslaved people in Port Royal, Jamaica, inherited from her father William Breakridge (q.v.).

  1. “Gavin Cordner, Brewer, and Eliza Ann Breakenridge both of this parish, were married 14th Dec 1833.” Not found in the censuses of 1841 and 1851 for Scotland.


T71/864 Port Royal claim no. 71; T71/1195 (counterclaims).

  1. General Register Office for Scotland, OPR Marriages 507 0050 Campbelltown.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Gavin Codner
Eliza Ann Breakenridge
Ann (1838-), James (1840-), Isabella (1843-)

Associated Claims (1)

£571 3s 10d

Associated Estates (1)

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
1833 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary

Relationships (2)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Husband → Wife

Addresses (1)

Campbeltown, Argyll, Argyll and Bute, Scotland