John Delaroche I

No Dates


Resident slave-owner in Jamaica, owner of Giddy Hall in St Elizabeth, dead by 1780.

John Delaroch was listed in the Jamaican Quit Rent books for 1754 as the owner of 955 acres of land in St Elizabeth.


'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 (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
1780 [EA] - 1793 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (5)

Uncle → Nephew
Uncle → Nephew
Uncle → Niece