Thomas Harding Newman

???? - 1856


Son of Richard Newman Harding Newman (d. 1808) and his wife Harriet nee Schutz. Inherited a 1/3 share in Blue Hole estate in Hanover, Jamaica, from his aunt Eliza Mary Tharp (d. 1831).

  1. Thomas Harding Newman of Hornchurch, Essex, bachelor, and Harriet Cartwright of St Dionis Backchurch, City of London, married 22/02/1810 in St Dionis Backchurch, City of London. His second wife was Eliza Anne or Elizabeth Hall, daughter of Thomas Hall of Exmouth (q.v.).

  2. Will of Thomas Newman of [Nelmes in the parish of] Hornchurch in Essex proved 05/08/1856. He left his son the Rev. Thomas Harding Newman the residue of £5000 after minor monetary legacies and the portion settled on his [the testator's] son Capt, Benjamin Harding, as well as his real estate; a further £5000 settled on the children of his second marriage was left to the three of them.


See separate entry for Eliza Mary Tharp. See also Ellie Bennett's research at [accessed 23/08/2016].

  1., London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online].

  2. PROB 11/2237/79

Further Information

Harriet Cartwright
Thomas Harding Newman

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
21/10/1831 [SD] - → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Cultural (1)

Portrait by Ozias Humphry (1788) held to be of Jane Austen, although this is not accepted by the National Portrait Gallery. Given to Eliza Anne or Elizabeth Hall on her marriage to Thomas Harding... 
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Relationships (8)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Grandson → Grandfather
Nephew → Uncle
First Cousins
Nephew → Uncle
Son → Father
Nephew → Aunt

Addresses (1)

Hacton House, Hornchurch, Essex, South-east England, England