Thomas Wheeler Milner

1760 - 1819

Slave-owner and antecedent of claimant or beneficiary


Son of David Milner of Kingston, Jamaica.

  1. Married Barbara Slater 3 August 1793 at Walton on the Hill Lancashire; buried at St Marylebone aged 58 on 23/07/1819.

  2. Will of Thomas Wheeler Milner of Wimpole Street Cavendish Square proved 04/08/1819. Under the will he left two-eighths of the net income of Wheelerfield to his wife, one-eighth to his eldest son Wheeler and the remaining five-eighths to his other children, share and share alike, but only for the life of his wife. On her death the estate passed to Wheeler Milner: the other children were encouraged to lay aside the cash during their period of entitlement, and also received shares of Milner's residual personal estate. his second son Thomas Henry Milner was his executor.


  1., Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online] (matriculated 22/02/1780 aged 19); marriage from, England and Wales, Marriages and Banns, 1538-1940 [database online]; burial from, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online]; children's names and dates from, London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online] except Simon Clarke Foreman (, London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 [database online]).

  2. PROB 11/1619.

Further Information

Barbara Slater (1793)
William Peel (1806-); Mary Philippa Isabella (1808-); Frances Harriet (1810-); Sophia Dorothea (1811-); Simon Clarke Foreman (1813-)
Oxford (Queens) [1780- ]

Associated Claims (1)

£518 4s 2d
Other association

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
1794 [EA] - 1819 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (4)

Nephew → Uncle
Brother → Sister
Notes →
This is an inferred relationship only. T. W. Milner was one of the witnesses at the marriage of Frances Milner and Scrope Colquitt in 1792 at St...
Son → Father

Addresses (1)

Wimpole Street, London, Middlesex, London, England