David Laing

???? - 1800


Owner of Peter's Valley in St George, Jamaica. Died in London in 1800.

  1. Will of David Laing of Harley Street proved 27/11/1800. In the will, which was an elaborate trust will for his wife and [unnamed] children, he said that the Peters' Valley coffee estate had been conveyed to him as purchaser, that it had been intended for his brother John Laing, to whom he had lent £5000, but that he now regarded the estate as his.


  1. PROB 11/1350/205

Further Information


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
1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (1)

Father → Son
Notes →
Inferred relationship. It is known that the father of Rev. David Laing was David Laing 'of Jamaica'...

Addresses (1)

Harley Street, London, Middlesex, London, England