Duncan Forbes Sutherland

1801 - 1846

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident in St Vincent at the time of compensation, but married in London in 1836 and died there in 1846.

  1. Duncan Forbes Sutherland, son of George Sackville Sutherland and his wife Jean Mackay, was born at Uppat and baptised 17/11/1801. Marriage of Duncan Forbes Sutherland and Lucy Campbell Hackshaw (the daughter of Harry Hackshaw (q.v.)) 08/10/1836 at St Mary Bryanston Square. Death of Duncan Forbes Sutherland registered Q1 1846 Kensington. Burial of Duncan Forbes Sutherland of 6 High Street Notting Hill Kensington at All Souls Kensal Green 01/02/1846 aged 47. Genealogical sources give his date of birth as 1801. No will has yet been found for him.

  2. Duncan Forbes Sutherland's widow Lucy Campbell nee Hackshaw (c. 1817-1907) married as her second husband [Sir] John Hall, the Deputy Inspector-General of Army Hospitals, in Cape Town 31/10/1848. At that time, Duncan Forbes Sutherland was described as of Sion Lodge and of the Rivulet, St Vincent.

  3. Duncan F. Sutherland of St Vincent was listed as a subscriber to Charles Shephard's An Historical Account of the Island of Saint Vincent, published in 1832.


  1. GROS OPR Births 69 10 166 Kilmuir Easter. Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online]; Ancestry.com, England & Wales, Free BMD Death Index: 1837-1915 [database online].

  2. South African Commercial Observer 01/11/1848, transcribed at http://www.eggsa.org/newspapers/index.php/south-african-commercial-advertiser/192-saca-1848-oct-dec [accessed 29/09/2014].

  3. Charles Shephard, An Historical Account of the Island of Saint Vincent (1832) pp. vii-xii.

We are grateful to Paul Kay Foster Mackenzie for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
D. Forbes Sutherland
Lucy Campbell Hackshaw

Associated Claims (5)

£449 7s 4d
£1,205 5s 8d
£636 12s 0d
£415 15s 6d
£2,590 6s 8d

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
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (7)

Nephew → Aunt
Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle
Uncle → Niece

Addresses (2)

6 High Street, Notting Hill, Kensington , London, Middlesex, London, England
Uppat House, Golspie, Sutherland, Highlands & Islands, Scotland