David Fyffe

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Claimant or beneficiary


Shown as of Scotland in the records of the Slave Compensation Commission. Probably but not certainly Major David Fyffe of Smithfield near Dundee, whose forebear (possibly father) David Fyffe of Drumgeith had been in Jamaica in the mid-18th century.


Manuscripts Division, William L. Clements Library University of Michigan, Finding aid for Fyffe Family Papers, 1756-1847 http://quod.lib.umich.edu/c/clementsmss/umich-wcl-M-01fyf?view=text [accessed 30/12/2016].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
David Tyffe

Associated Claims (1)

£2,075 7s 1d

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
1834 [EA] - 1837 [LA] → Owner

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