John Whittingham

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Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Resident slave-owner in Jamaica. 'Factor and lawyer' for the absentee James Graham Clarke (q.v.). No death-date or probate has been found for him to date: a John Whittingham appeared in the 1857 Jamaica Almanac as a magistrate in Westmoreland, as did a Joseph Whittingham.

Sources

John Charlton, Hidden Chains: the slavery business and North-east England 1600-1865 (2008) p. 143.


Associated Claims (3)

£82 3S 3D
Awardee
£1,309 11S 11D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£12 16S 2D
Awardee

Associated Estates (7)

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] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1810 [EA] - 1837 [LA] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Trustee and Executor
1809 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1826 [EA] - → Attorney
03/05/1823 [SD] - 1829 [LA] → Lessee (Enslaved)
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Attorney

Relationships (1)

Business associates
Notes →
John Whittingham was 'factor and lawyer' to James Graham...