In her will proved in 1839, Susannah Harriot Gordon bequeathed the picture of her late husband Robert Home Gordon 'by Sir Joshua Reynolds' to Sir Orford Gordon. To date this picture has not been traced further by LBS.
1789 - 14th Mar 1860
Possibly the first 'ethnic minority' MP to be elected (in 1832) to the House of Commons.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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