Alexander Campbell of Hallyards

1768 - 1817


Biography

Glasgow merchant, partner in John Campbell senior & Co.

  1. Will of Alexander Campbell Halyard merchant of Glasgow proved 25/11/1817. He left his estate in trust to a large group of trustees including his partners Mungo Nutter Campbell and Colin Campbell to secure an annuity of £500 p.a to his wife Barbara. He left £7500 to each of his two younger sons Archibald Campbell and John James Campbell, and £5000 each to his daughters Sarah Mann [?] and Ann Penelope Campbell Dennistoun Campbell, with the remainder to his residuary heir his eldest son Mungo Campbell.

Sources

  1. PROB 11/1598/354

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish

Legacies Summary

Commercial (2)

Partner
John Campbell sen.
West India merchant  
 
Partner
Campbells, Fraser
West India merchant  
 

Cultural (1)

Paintings
Portrait by Raeburn, held by Glasgow Museums,... 

Relationships (3)

Business partners
Notes →
Cousins and business...
Father → Son
Other relatives
Notes →
Shown as 'cousins' in some sources, e.g. https://hallyards.org/history/...

Addresses (1)

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Central Scotland, Scotland