Richard Holmes of East Socon Bedfordshire

???? - 1757


Son of Richard Holmes (d. c. 1725) and Susannah nee Lambert, who remarried John Douglas of St Kitts. Richard Holmes (d. c. 1725) had left him a share in the College and New Invention estates in the French Quarter of St Kitts.

  1. Will of Richard Holmes Esq. of East Socon, Bedfordshire [made in September 1756] proved 09/02/1757. In the will he left all his property in St Kitts and England to his brother [in fact half-brother] John St Leger Douglas (q.v.).


  1. PROB 11/828/110.

Further Information


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
1725 [EA] - → Joint owner

Richard Holmes' father of the same name left two estates, named Colledge [sic] and New Invention, to his wife and son in his will proved in 1725.

Relationships (3)

Son → Father

Addresses (1)

East Socon, Buckinghamshire, Central England, England