David Dickson senior

1754 - 1820


Executor and contingent residuary heir of John Wardrobe (q.v.), his brother-in-law. His mother Ann Gillon (d. 1756), the wife of David Dickson (1709-1780) was almost certainly related to John Gillon (q.v.) of Dominica. The ODNB entry for David Dickson as 'Church of Scotland minister and theologian' is silent on his and his family's connections to slavery.


Toit, Alexander Du. 2004 "Dickson, David (1754–1820), Church of Scotland minister and theologian." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. 12 Dec. 2018. http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/10.1093/ref:odnb/9780198614128.001.0001/odnb-9780198614128-e-7615.

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Christiana Wardrobe

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The family connection between David Dickson senior 's mother Anne or Ann Gillon and John Gillon has not yet been bottomed out by LBS. Both are connected in secondary sources with the Gillon family of...