Theophilus Clive

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Brother of Edward Bolton Clive MP, sons of George Clive and Sydney Bolton, counterclaimed for the compensation for Lower Ground on Nevis (the proceeds of which were paid into a suit in the colonial court) by virtue of his wife's position as legatee.

  1. Theophilus Clive widower of Cheltenham married Mary Ann Kelly of Dover 18/07/1818 at Dover; death of Theophilus Clive registered Bath Q2 1839. The son Theophilus Clive of Hampton Court was a director of the Railway Passengers Assurance Co., in 1858.


T71/882 Nevis no. 5. Theophilus Clive, late of Whatlington Sussex but now of Grafton St Bond St Middlesex and Mary Anne his wife late Mary Anne Kelly spinster [dau. of Admiral W.H.Kelly], legatee under will of John Richardson Herbert [President of Council of Nevis 1784-93] and legatee under will of Sarah Herbert Kelly and also under will of Mrs Martha Hamilton.

  1., London, England, Extracted Parish Records, Canterbury Marriage Licences, 1810-1835 [database online]; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; Times 11/01/1858 p. 3.

Further Information

(1) Frances (Fanny) McClintock; (2) Mary Ann Kelly
With (1) Theophilus, Francis Sidney; George Henry

Associated Claims (1)

£2,245 0S 2D
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases

Addresses (2)

Whatlington, Battle, Sussex, South-east England, England
Grafton Street, London, Middlesex, London, England