Profile & Legacies Summary
???? - 1803
Brother and partner of Thomas Collow (q.v.) at Tobago until 1784, dying at Hotwells Bristol 04/06/1803.
- Will of John Collow of Stapleton in the county of Dumfries at present residing at Edinburgh [made in 1802] proved 04/02/1815. He said he had spent most of his life in the West Indies and complained of his sicknesses that resulted. He had he said been a partner with his brother Thomas Collow at Tobago until he [the testator] left Tobago in January 1784 for St Vincent where he became Collector of Customs. He made his brother Thomas and William Collow his residuary heirs.
The European Magazine And London Review Volume 43 (1803) p. 487.
- PROB 11/1563/83.