Wards

Estate Details


Associated People (11)

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
1774 [SY] - 1823 [EY] → Annuitant

John Bowdler was an annuitant for £120 p.a. on the Nevis property of John Abel Ward.

1774 [SY] - 1813 [EY] → Annuitant

Thomas Thoresby was an annuitant for £50 p.a. for his life and that of his son (also Thomas, d. c. 1813) on the Nevis property of John Abel Ward under indentures of 1774.

1774 [SY] - → Annuitant

George Daubeny held three annuities of £50 p.a. each on the lives of his daughters Maria Elizabeth, Martha and Elizabeth Innis on the Nevis property of John Abel Ward.

1774 [EA] - 1789 [LA] → Annuitant

Henry Boldero was an annuitant for £50 p.a. for the life of the then Prince of Wales and that of his son (Edward Gale Boldero) on the Nevis property of John Abel Ward under indentures of 1774.

1817 [EA] - 1822 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1822 [LA] → Previous owner
1825 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Joint owner
1825 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Joint owner
1828 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Owner
1831 [EA] - 1831 [LA] → Attorney
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£4,885 14S 5D

Estate Information (6)

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1817
[Number of enslaved people] 283(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

Return of the trust estate of the late John Ward Esq., deceased, owner, in the lawful possession of and submitted by William Laurence as attorney to the trustees

 
T71/364 194-199
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 288(Tot)  
[Name] Wards  
 

"the trust estate of the late John Ward called Wards in the lawful possession of William Laurence attorney to the trustees"; returned by William Laurence

 
T71/365 258-259
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 291(Tot)  
[Name] Wards  
 

Return of William Laurence and Peter Thomas Huggins, joint owners; returned by Thomas Hudson

 
T71/366 203-204
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 297(Tot)  
[Name] Wards  
 

Return of Peter Thomas Huggins, owner; returned by R N Shea

 
T71/367 204-206
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 297(Tot) 158(F) 139(M)  
[Name] Wards  
 

Return of Richard Edward Cardin, attorney to the trustees; returned by Richard Cardin Jr.

 
T71/368 240-241
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 290(Tot) 158(F) 140(M)  
[Name] Wards  
 

Return of William James Sandiford, owner

 
T71/369 232-233