John Johnson of Blackheath

???? - 1775


Biography

Husband of Elizabeth Ann Warner, father of Godschall Johnson I (q.v.) and son-in-law of Col. Edward Warner of Antigua and Eltham.

  1. Will of John Johnson of Blackheath Kent proved 15/05/1775. He left, according to the custom of the City of London he said, one-third of his estate to his wife, one-third to his children and had freedom to leave the remaining third. He left to his daughter Sarah Eye from his one-third as much as would make up to £1150 as her share of his estate after taking account of her share s co-heir of another third: he noted that she was also entitled on his death to £2000 secured by her brother Godschall Johnson on her late mother's estate in Antigua. He made similar disposals from his one-third to bring his legacy to his son Godschall up to £1150; his son John to £1000 and his daughter Julia also to £1000. He noted that Godschall Johnson would come into the Antigua estate on the death of his wife, Godschall's mother, Elizabeth. He made Elizabeth his residuary heir.

Sources

  1. PROB 11/1007/301

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Elizabeth Ann Warner

Relationships (2)

Father → Son
Son-in-law → Father-in-law

Addresses (1)

Blackheath, Kent, South-east England, England