William Maule

9th Jan 1775 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary


Nephew and heir of James Moyes of Hermitage coffee estate in St Elizabeth, Jamaica. In 1837 living in Sunnybank, Falkland, Fife. Maule claimed his mother Janet had been left a one-fifth share in Hermitage.

Alexander Maule and Jannet Moyes in Raith had a son born the 9th and baptised in Abbotshall, Fife, the 15th of January 1775 named William. Witnesses William Anderson and John Heggie. William was their fifth child and third son but by the only son still living by 1837.


T71/1608: letter, dated 28/04/1837 re St Elizabeth claim no. 175.

GROS OPR Births 399 20 285 Abbotshall.

We are grateful to Tomas Christie for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information


Associated Claims (1)

£1,558 17s 6d
Unsuccessful claimant

Relationships (4)

Nephew → Aunt
Son → Mother
Other relatives
Notes →
Probably uncle by...
Nephew → Uncle

Addresses (1)

Sunnybank, Falkland, Fife, North-east Scotland, Scotland