John Shea Clachar

???? - 1867

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident slave-owner in Jamaica.

  1. 'On Monday, the 28th day of October, 1867, at his residence, Port Antonio, John Shea Clachar, Esquire, M. D., aged 73 years and 19 days. He had been for upwards of 50 years a Medical Doctor for the Parish of Portland. He was commissioned as a Justice of the Peace in 1835, and as Custos Rotulorum in 1841. He was also a member of the Assembly, and Health Officer, etc., for the parish. His mild and courteous manners gained for him the esteem and respect of all who knew him. He leaves a sorrowing widow and a numerous circle of friends to mourn their loss.'


  1. Jamaica Gleaner 31/10/1867.

Further Information

Eliz. Margaret

Associated Claims (2)

£1,466 12s 5d
£87 15s 8d

Associated Estates (3)

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
1823 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - → Not known
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (7)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Son-in-law → Mother-in-law
Husband → Wife
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Executor → Testator
Other relatives
Notes →
Their wives were...