Arthur Shakespeare

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Shown as owner of Kendall in Hanover in 1811. Either the brother of David Shakespear the earlier owner, and if so the London ropemaker and MP (1748-1818), or the son of David Shakespear, brother of John Mure Shakespear (q.v., under Rev. John Shakspear or Shakespeare) and if so dying in Sussex in 1847.

John Mure (born 08/12/1786) and Arthur (born 18/05/1788), sons of David Shakespeare and his wife Catharine (nee Wagstaffe), baptised in St Elizabeth, Jamaica, 14/04/1789.

Sources [accessed 01/01/2017]; Will of Arthur Shakespear Lieutenant of the Royal Navy of Ore Sussex proved 10/06/1847, PROB 11/2058/207. Administration of will of Arthur Shakespear formerly of Ore but late of Fairlight Down Cottage near Hastings who died 05/03/1847 granted 23/05/1861, effects under £3000., Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

Associated Estates (1)

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  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1811 [EA] - → Owner

Relationships (5)

Son → Father
Brother → Sister
Uncle → Niece