John Reid senior of Long Pond

???? - 1777


'John Reid senior' was shown as the owner of Long Pond in Jamaica 1775-1776; and the late John Reid was shown as pwner 1780-1800.

John Reid was listed in the Jamaican Quit Rent books for 1754 as the owner of 1000 acres of land in St James.


'A List of landholders in the Island of Jamaica together with the number of acres each person possessed taken from the quit rent books in the year 1754', TNA CO 142/31 transcribed at

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
1775 [EA] - 1776 [LA] → Owner
1780 [EA] - 1800 [LA] → Previous owner

Registered to 'heirs of John Reid Esq.' and variants: in 1787 to 'heirs of John Reid senior'.