• All members must be aware of our current Family History UK Community Rules

    Please read the following:

    Read the current rules of the forum

    Thank you

    If you are a business -please contact us to advertise or be a sponsor on our FHUK Community Genealogy forums

Robert Patrick

Ellie7

Loyal Member
Posts
4,714
Likes
423
Location
north ayrshire
#1
In 1807, Dr. Robert Patrick of Trearne purchased the Hessilhead estate.[21] Robert Patrick was an army medic and was appointed Inspector of Hospitals in 1801. John Shedden Patrick F.R.S.E. was his heir in 1838 and in 1844 Robert Shedden Patrick of Trearne and Hessilhead succeeded.[22] James Dunlop lived at Trearne Lodge in 1820 with his wife. James met Major General Sir Thomas Brisbane through the Patricks of Trearne and went on to become the Astronomer Royal for New South Wales, Sir Thomas being the Governor of New South Wales and a great enthusiast for astronomy. James Dunlop died in Australia, having become a Fellow of the Royal Society, London and Edinburgh and the recipient of many medals recognising his achievements.[23( Beith,Ayrshire )
 

Attachments

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
DaveHam9 Deaths 8
H Genealogy General Help 21
D Births 4
DaveHam9 Travel and Migration 8
DaveHam9 Deaths 18
S FHUK Forum Website Help 22

Similar threads

Top