Dr William Munro of Berbice

???? - 1847


Slave-owner and physician in Berbice, shown by David Alston as the co-heir of the Alness estate of George Munro (q.v.), living at Viewmount Inverness and dying in Poplar in 1847.

  1. Administration of the will of Dr William Munro doctor of medicine [formerly of Viewmount] of Inverness [and late of East India Road Poplar] was granted 30/12/1848 to John James Innes and James Innes, creditors. The will does not specify his property but identifies his wife as Eliza Katz or Munro and a step-daughter Helen Philo.


David Alston, 'Slaves & Highlanders', Dr William Munro (Berbice) [1799-1847] http://www.spanglefish.com/slavesandhighlanders/index.asp?pageid=616252 [accessed 22/11/2017]. NB, as David Alston stresses, this man is not to be confused with Dr William Munro (q.v.) who died in 1832.

  1. PROB 11/2085/67

Further Information

Eliza Philo nee Katz

Relationships (1)

Second Husband → Wife

Addresses (2)

East India Road, Poplar, London, Middlesex, London, England
Viewmount, Culduthel Road, Inverness, Inverness-shire, Highlands & Islands, Scotland