Estate Details

Associated People (2)

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
1822 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Attorney
1822 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Owner

Tentative association only


[No name given.]

Estate Information (3)

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[Number of enslaved people] 27(Tot)  

Return of David Elliot, owner; returned by Thomas Tyson, attorney; 8 enslaved people, who were bought from Stedman Rawlins [R], are listed as field labourers.

T 71/255 174
[Number of enslaved people] 17(Tot)  

Return of David Elliot, owner; 8 enslaved people were "delivered to the receiver in Chancery for Harris' Estate, claimed under a mortgage deed to Messrs Dennistouns of Glasgow, of prior date to sale to D. Elliot, and to which they were liable."

T 71/256 140-141
[Number of enslaved people] 26(Tot)  

Returned by Thomas Tyson, attorney to David Elliot, owner; 10 enslaved people were purchased from the estate of John Tyson deceased, owner and 1 from Stedman Rawlins [R].

T 71/258 203