James Renton

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Claimant or beneficiary


Edinburgh accountant, awarded the compensation for enslaved people on Iter Boreale in St George and Heywood Hall in St Mary as one of the trustees for Robert Mackay & Co., and on Concordia in Tobago as executor of Elizabeth Wightman.

  1. James Renton identified his Writing-Chambers as being at 15 Queen Square in 1833 in a notice to creditors in a sequestration for which he was trustee.


T71/869 St George no. 327; T71/856 St Mary no. 244; T7/891 Tobaog no. 46.

  1. London Gazette, Issue 19049, 21/05/1833, p. 962.

Further Information


Associated Claims (3)

£4,942 15s 8d
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,936 10s 11d
Awardee (Trustee)
£1,706 10s 1d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

Addresses (1)

15 Queen Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian (Edinburgh), Central Scotland, Scotland