David Mcdowall Grant

???? - 1841

Claimant or beneficiary


Born c. 1760. Son of William McDowall (1719-1784), brother of William McDowall (1749-1810), and briefly MP for Banffshire. He took the extra name of Grant after his marriage in 1790 to Eleanor Mary, daughter and heiress of Alexander Grant of Arndilly (q.v.). Served as Collector of Customs at Kingston 1810-1836.



Further Information

Name in compensation records
David Macdowall Grant
Eleanor Mary Grant

Associated Claims (1)

£29 3s 1d

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
1810 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner

Legacies Summary

Political (1)

election →
Banffshire Banffshire
1795 - 1796

Relationships (2)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law

Addresses (1)

Arndilly House, Arndilly, Banffshire, North-east Scotland, Scotland