Ward Cadogan

26th Sep 1772 - 18th Aug 1833

Slave-owner and antecedent of claimant or beneficiary


Son of Thomas Cadogan of Barbados, husband of Sarah Oxley Cadogan (q.v.) and father-in-law of William Hodgson Cadogan. Purchased Brinkburn Priory in 1825. He was succeeded by his son-in-law William Hodgson, who took the name Cadogan, on his death in 1833.

  1. Birth of Ward Cadogan, 26/09/1772 to Thomas Cadogan and his wife Mary, St Lucy Parish, Barbados.

  2. Ward Cadogan married Sarah Oxley McIntosh 15/10/1801 at St Michael, Barbados. Sarah Cadogan, daughter of Ward Cadogan and Sarah Oxley, was baptised at St Michael, Barbados, 10/04/1810.

  3. Death 18/08/1833, "suddenly, at Northbrook House, Devon, Ward Cadogan, Esq., late of the Island of Barbadoes." Will of Ward Cadogan of Topsham, Devon proved 13/12/1833.


Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives, Fenwick Family of Brinkburn, Northumberland: Records http://www.experiencewoodhorn.com/archive.ZFE [accessed 31/05/2011].

  1. Ancestry.com, Barbados Baptisms, 1637-1800 [database online].

  2. Familysearch batch nos. M51395-3 and C51395-3.

  3. PROB 11/1824.

We are grateful to William Norton for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Sarah Oxley McIntosh
Sarah (1810-1874)

Associated Claims (3)

£4,691 14S 5D
Other association
£2,693 9S 2D
Other association
£3,864 9S 2D
Other association

Associated Estates (2)

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
1829 [EA] - 1833 [LA] → Owner
1812 [EA] - 1833 [LA] → Owner

Possibly owned the plantation at an earlier point.

Relationships (6)

Husband → Wife
Father-in-law → Son-in-law
Son → Father

Addresses (2)

Brinkburn Priory, Longframlington, Morpeth, Northumberland, Northern England, England
Northbrook House (near Exeter), Exeter, Devon, Devon & Cornwall, England