William Crosier

???? - 1780


Early purchaser of land in Tobago with Alexander Willock (q.v.), resident on Orange Valley estate 1779-1780 and dying there 'of a putrid fever' 21/10/1780 several thousand pounds in debt. His widow Ann was in Antigua 1783-1786.


Cumbria Records Office, D Ing, 'Robinson and Crosier (later Inglis) families of Green Lane (Dalston) and Catherine Court (London)', especially D ING 145 and 186, http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/a2a/records.aspx?cat=023-ding&cid=3-45#3-45 [accessed 05/12/2013]; Cumbria Records Office D ING 25 'Letters, estate accounts, powers of attorney to John Crosier of City of London'; John Fowler, A summary account of the present flourishing state of the respectable colony of Tobago in the British West Indies illustrated with a map of the island and a plan of its settlement, agreeably to the sales by his Majesty’s Commissioners (London: A Grant, 1774), pp. 58-59.

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1773 [EA] - 1780 [LA] → Joint owner

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