Abraham Cumberbatch

1754 - 1796


Biography

Son of Abraham Cumberbatch ne Carleton (1727-1785) and father of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch (q.v.).

  1. In a Levy Book list for an unidentified parish [probably St Andrew], Barbados, 1804, Cumberbatch was listed as owning 292 enslaved. This might have been Abraham Cumberbatch or his son Abraham Parry Cumberbatch. He was also listed as owning 2 windmills. This may refer to the Cleland estate in St Andrew.

  2. Will of Hon. Abraham Cumberbatch of St Andrew Barbados proved 23/11/1796. He left his wife Mary an annuity of £180 p.a. plus the £3000 settled on her under their marriage settlement and secured on Cleland and The Farm. His residuary heir was his son Abraham Parry Cumberbatch.

Sources

  1. Levy Book for unidentified parish [probably St Andrew], 1804. Barbados Department of Archives, RB9/3/7.

  2. PROB 11/1281/220


Associated Estates (1)

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
1785 [EA] - 1796 [LA] → Owner

Inherited Cleland and the Farm for his father Abraham Cumberbatch ne Carleton (1727-1785).


Relationships (4)

Father → Son
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