Rodolphus Walter Buchanan

23rd Sep 1805 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of Rodolphus Buchanan and his wife Ann nee Scott. Co-heir of Reading and Plumb estates in St James from his uncle Walter Scott. Born 23/09/1805 and baptised 28/04/1806 in St Augustine-the-Less, Bristol, England. His father was a Captain in the 13th Light Dragoons and served in the Napoleonic Wars.

Magistrate in St James in 1857 and Commissioner of the Peace in St James in 1869.

Sources, UK, Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, 1793-1949 [database online]; batch no. C01086-5. and

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Rodolph W. Buchanan

Associated Claims (1)

£3,421 9s 6d

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
1833 [SY] - 1839 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (3)

First Cousins
Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle

Addresses (1)

Bristol, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England