Profile & Legacies Summary
???? - 1833
Merchant in Barbados and father of the newspaper editor Thomas Chenery.
- Will of John Chenery of St Michael Barbados proved 18/02/1834. He left his wife William Ann [sic] a house and one acre of land in Kensington Row in St Michael for life, then to his daughter Mary Byron; he left his son Thomas a moiety of a house in High Street, St Michael, and one moiety of a leasehold house in Nottingham Mews St Marylebone and 10 1/2 acres of land in St George Barbados. He instructed that his son Thomas should go to 'College' and train for a profession.
Matthew, H. C. G. "Chenery, Thomas (bap. 1826, d. 1884), newspaper editor." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. 4 Jan. 2018. http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/10.1093/ref:odnb/9780198614128.001.0001/odnb-9780198614128-e-5215.
- PROB 11/1827/252.
William Ann [sic]