Charles O'Hara

No Dates


Biography

Will of Charles O'Hara Colonel of HM 74th Regiment of Foot and Governor of Gibraltar proved 26/03/1802. In a pained passage in the will he said that his agent Robert Browne, himself bankrupt, had ruined him by his financial mismanagement. O'Hara had been Governor of Senegambia 1765-1776.

Sources

PROB 11/1371/312; Anthony Mullan (2016) A Web of Imperial Connections: Surveyors and Planters in Eighteenth-Century Dominica, Terrae Incognitae, 48:2, 183-205, DOI: 10.1080/00822884.2016.1211356.


Further Information

Absentee?
Transatlantic

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
1776 [EA] - 1776 [LA] → Joint owner