John Bovell

???? - 1859

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Barbados-based partner with his brothers Howard and William in John Heyes & Co. (q.v.) of Liverpool. His son James Bovell (1819-1880) has an entry in the Canadian Dictionary of National Biography (which describes John as a banker) as physician, theologian, Church of England clergyman and educator.

  1. Letters of administration for the estate of John Bovell Esq., late of the parish of St Michael, who died 13/01/1859 in Barbados, were granted 26/06/1860, effects under £3000.

Sources

T71/896 Barbados claim no. 1558; T71/898 Barbados claim no. 3970 (Cambridge); T71/900 Barbados claim no. 5178 (Oxford).

Claude E. Dolman, 'James Bovell, 1819-1880' in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online, http://www.biographi.ca/EN/009004-119.01-e.php?id_nbr=4852 [accessed 10/08/2012].

  1. National Probate Calendar 1860.

Further Information

Spouse
Married but no further details
Children
James, John, Howard, William
Occupation
West India merchant

Associated Claims (3)

£567 0S 10D
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£2,462 7S 5D
Awardee
£2,122 10S 10D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Other partner
John Heyes
West India merchant  
 

Relationships (1)

Father → Son