Abraham Cumberbatch

1754 - 1796


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.


  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