George Gordon of Tockington

???? - 1843

Claimant or beneficiary


George Gordon 'of Tockington' was identified in the marriage settlement of John Gordon of Wincombe Park as one of the trustees; in the will of John Gordon, his executors were his brother George Gordon and his wife Maria, who claimed the compensation for the Glasgow estate. Tockington is close to Olverston in south Gloucestershire, leading to the conclusion that the will below is of the same man.

  1. The will of George Gordon of Oakleaze [sp?] in the parish of Olverston was proved 19/04/1843. In his will he was concerned mainly with the 1837 marriage settlement of his daughter, leaving his son Charles William Gordon as residuary heir. There is no mention of property in Jamaica or elsewhere in the Caribbean.


  1. PROB 11/1977/398

Further Information

Married but no further details

Associated Claims (1)

£3,181 1s 1d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

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
14/01/1834 [SD] - → Executor

Relationships (2)

Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law

Addresses (1)

Tockington, Olverston, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England