Thomas Edward Symonds

1781 - 1868

Claimant or beneficiary


Rear Admiral in the Royal Navy, claimed unsuccessfully for the compensation for Catherine Mount in St James Jamaica as executor and devisee in trust of William Reynolds. The will of William Reynolds, planter of St James in the County of Cornwall, Island of Jamaica, had been proved 26/04/1834. It is not yet known how Symonds and Reynolds were connected before the latter's death.

  1. In 1861, Thomas Edward Symonds aged 80 Retired Admiral Royal Navy was living with his wife Lucinde 63 born Cape Francoise [sic] St Domingo and three adult daughters (all born Boldre Hampshire) at Yeaton [sic] House, Hordle Hampshire. In 1851 the househod was essentially the same at the same address.

  2. Will of Thomas Edward Symonds of Yeovilton House Milford who died 15/05/1868 proved 10/07/1868, effects under £6000.


T71/873 St James no. 56, which gives him as of Southampton; PROB 11/1830/314

  1. 1851 and 1861 censuses online.

  2. National Probate Calendar

Further Information

Sailor (Royal Navy)

Associated Claims (1)

£2,299 11S 7D
Unsuccessful claimant (Executor or executrix)

Addresses (1)

Southampton, Hampshire, Wessex, England