James Virgo

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Resident slave-owner, husband of Rebecca Crouch Gallimore Virgo (nee Wisdom), dead by 1791. Under the will of his father William Virgo (q.v.) he and his brother Montague Wisdom Virgo inherited Water Valley, which by 1781 they assigned to Robert Minto with the approval of Neill Malcolm, who held a debt of £20,000 secured on the estate.

Further Information

Rebecca Gallimore

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
1791 [EA] - 1791 [LA] → Previous owner
1762 [EA] - 1767 [LA] → Owner

'A minor'

1775 [EA] - 1781 [LA] → Joint owner

Co-heir with his brother Montague Wisdom Virgo of their father William Virgo

Relationships (6)

Deceased Husband → Widow
Uncle → Nephew
Uncle → Nephew
Father → Son
Son → Father
Father-in-law → Son-in-law