David Ingram

???? - 1835

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident slave-owner and attorney in Jamaica. Correspondent with John Innes of Copthall Buildings between 1822 and 1838 [sic].

  1. A codicil to the will of David Ingram of St Ann's Jamaica [made in St Bartholomew's Hospital in 1835] was proved 11/11/1835. In it Ingram said his original will was in Jamaica and remained valid. He left two sums of £100 each to Isabella and Elizabeth Collambell [sic] out of the money in the hands of James Ewing & Co. of Glasgow. He appointed Donald Davidson of Norfolk Street Strand and Archibald Paull of Leadenhall Street as the executors of the codicil, and instructed them to receive his compensation money and pay it over to the executors of his main will for the purposes of that will.


TNA C 104/256 NAPIER v DAVIDSON: Correspondence between David Ingram of Blenheim St Ann, Jamaica, John Innes of Copthall Buildings, London, and Charles Smith concerning trade in rum, sugar, coffee and pimento and the will of Lawrence Napier; and letter of Robert Norman of St Mildred's Court, London, to David Ingram concerning trade and investment in the West Indies. Date: 1822-1838.

  1. PROB 11/1854/55.

Associated Claims (4)

£1,015 13s 9d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£1,748 3s 0d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£443 16s 4d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£884 14s 6.25d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

Associated Estates (7)

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
1820 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Executor
07/04/1824 [SD] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Executor
1826 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Receiver
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Executor

Relationships (2)

Executor → Testator
Testator → Trustee
Notes →
William Leith McCook was identified in a separate codicil to the will of David Ingram as one of the trustees and executors of Ingram's main Jamaican...