Joseph William Jordan

1789 - 1856

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Son of Gibbes Walker Jordan, the London agent for Barbados, and a resident slave-owner. Brother-in-law of Stephen Peter Rigaud (q.v.), and author of An account of the management of certain estates in the Island of Barbados (1826). Dying in 1856, according to the sources used for his father's entry.

  1. Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Jan. 16, 1808. [Eldest s. of Gibbes Walker (1774), barrister. B. 1789. School, Charterhouse.] Matric. Lent, 1809; Scholar, 1809; B.A. (Second Wrangler and 2nd Smith's prize) 1812. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, June 4, 1806. Brother of Gibbes W. (1818), etc. (List of Carthusians; Inns of Court.)

Sources

  1. Ancestry.com, Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 [database online]

Further Information

School
Charterhouse
University
Cambridge (Trinity) [1808-1812 ]
Legal Education
Lincolns Inn [1806 ]

Associated Claims (3)

£6,497 14S 5D
Awardee
£2,837 3S 4D
Awardee
£5,427 14S 1D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Associated Estates (5)

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
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Attorney
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Attorney

Legacies Summary

Historical (1)

PamphletsAuthor?
An account of the management of certain estates in the Island of... 1824 
notes →
16 pp. Copy in Harvard University...

Relationships (4)

Brother-in-laws
Son → Father
Brothers
Brothers