William Baillie Rose of Rhynie

???? - 1847


Biography

Partner with Nathaniel Winter and Tully Higgins, in a partnership dissolved in 1797. The firm was implicated in the scandal surrounding Valentine Jones' actions as Commissary General in the Caribbean.


Sources

Ninth Report of the Commissioners of Public Inquiry (published 1809), pp. 287-288, https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=AAc-AQAAMAAJ&pg=PA288&lpg=PA288&dq=%22william+baillie+rose%22&source=bl&ots=tk7DF_Ia53&sig=gGE96Co69aze8EI09LWyq1GGW4Y&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj20Ynr3o_bAhVMIsAKHYASCpIQ6AEIUjAJ#v=onepage&q=william%20baillie%20rose&f=false [accessed 18/05/2018]; Howell and Howell (eds.) A Complete Collection of State Trials, Vol. XXXIII (1826), Addenda to the Case against Valentine Jones Esq., 49 Geo III pp. 1567 et seq.


Further Information

Absentee?
Transatlantic?
Spouse
Helen Cockburn
Children
Mary

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Partner
Nathaniel Winter & Co.
West India merchant  
 

Relationships (5)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Notes →
Alexander Cockburn left £4500 in trust for William Baillie Rose for the support of the latter's children with his late wife Helen. Although the will did not identify him as such, David Alston shows...
Father-in-law → Son-in-law
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In 1825 Alexander McBarnet of St Vincent married Mary, daughter of William Baillie Rose of Rhynie....
Business partners
Business partners
Brothers

Addresses (1)

Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, North-east Scotland , Scotland