Robert Pringle

???? - 1775


A younger son of John Pringle, Lord Haining (MP for Selkirkshire 1708-1729). Reportedly died in Philadelphia in 1775.

  1. PRINGLE, ROBT. of Jamaica, Planter. October 12, 1775. October 16, 1775. Children: Mary Elizabeth (wife of Thos. Cargell, of Kingston, Jamaica, Merchant) and Janett. Brother: John (of London, Eng.); Mrs. Rachel Phillips; Simon Taylor and Malcolm Lanig of Jamaica (Trustees and Guardians); Negro Andrew; Execs.: Jasper Hall and Thos. Cargel of estate in Jamaica and John Muir, Physician and George Drummond, Esq. of estate in Phila. Wit: Dr. J. Story, Rachel Elwes and James Humphreys. Q.207.


  1. Wills: Abstracts, Book Q 1774-1778, [accessed 19/05/2019].

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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
1778 [EA] - 1778 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (1)

Father → Daughter
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In his will proved in Philadelphia in 1775, Robert Pringle identified Mary Elizabeth Cargill wife of Thomas Cargill merchant of Kingston Jamaica as his...