Nathaniel Phillips

1733 - 1813

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Nathaniel Phillips (1733-1813), illegitimate son of Nathaniel Phillips senior, a sugar merchant. Phillips moved to Jamaica in 1759 and bought half of Pleasant Hill plantation in 1761. By 1789 he owned four plantations and moved back to England to live as an absentee rentier. He bought Slebech estate in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, in 1793.

  1. His daughter Ann (1765-1795) married Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht, in the ODNB as 'army officer.'

Sources

See http://www.britishonlinearchives.co.uk/9781851171811.php for a biography and details of sources for Nathaniel Phillips, including a series of artciles by Clare Taylor.

  1. Loraine Maclean of Dochgarroch, ‘Cameron, Sir Alan, of Erracht (1750–1828)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Jan 2008 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/4432, accessed 23 Jan 2014]

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
(1) Ann Swarton (2) Mary Dorothea Phillipps
Children
With (1) 2 daughters. With (2) Mary Dorothea (1797-1860), Nathaniel (1798-1824), Louisa Catherine (1800-1879), Edward Augustus (1802-1830)

Associated Claims (4)

£386 19S 1D
Previous owner
£3,599 4S 5D
Other association
£527 12S 2D
Previous owner
£2,634 19S 3D
Previous owner

Addresses (1)

Slebech, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, South Wales, Wales