William Beckford Ellis

1734 - 1764


Biography

Son of George Ellis and Ann Ellis (nee Beckford) (q.v.), the sister of Alderman William Beckford (q.v). Inherited Orange Hill in St Mary Jamaica.

  1. Ellis, William (Beckford) s. of George of Isle of Jamaica arm. CHRIST CHURCH, matriculated 20/03/1753 aged 19; member of Assembly Jamaica 1756-64, buried at St Katherine [sic] Jamaica 16/12/1764. See Fosters Peerage B. HOWARD DE WALDEN.

Sources

  1. Ancestry.com, Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online]

Associated Estates (2)

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
1752 [EA] - 1752 [LA] → Owner

A minor

1765 [EA] - 1776 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (6)

Nephew → Uncle
Grandson → Grandmother
Son → Mother
Brothers
Brothers
Son → Father