Joseph Milward or Millward junior

No Dates


Eldest son of Joseph Milward or Millward (q.v.). Joint heir of his father's property in Jamaica with his brothers John and Thomas.

Joseph Milward was listed in the Jamaican Quit Rent books for 1754 as the owner of 100 acres of land in St Catherine and 850 acres of land in St Thomas-in-the-Vale, total 950 acres.

Joseph Millward of St Catherine, gentleman. Estate probated in Jamaica in 1757. Slave-ownership at probate: 119 of whom 62 were listed as male and 57 as female. 0 were listed as boys, girls or children. Total value of estate at probate: £12736.67 Jamaican currency of which £4200.6 currency was the value of enslaved people. Estate valuation included £5.77 currency cash, £5672.62 currency debts and £394.63 currency plate.


See entry for Joseph Milward senior.

'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

Trevor Burnard, Database of Jamaican inventories, 1674-1784.

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
1758 [EA] - 1768 [LA] → Not known

Relationships (2)

Son → Father

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