John Allan

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Biography

'John Allen' filed Crop Accounts for Crawle estate (St Thomas-in-the-Vale, Jamaica), Berwick estate (St Thomas-in-the-Vale, Jamaica) and Charlemont (St Thomas-in-the-Vale, Jamaica) in 1772, all owned by Sir Alexander Grant (q.v.). Allen's specific role is not listed.

'John Allan' [also given as John Allen] was listed in the Crop Accounts as mortgagee in possession of Paradise Pen (Westmoreland, Jamaica) 17821-1784. John Wedderburn is named as attorney and later purchased the pen.

  1. Administration of the will of John Allan merchant of [Kingston but now residing at Bristol] [made in 1796] was granted 07/03/1828 to James Allan, the son of George Allan brother and co-residuary heir of John Allan. In the will John Allan provided for his natural children, Jane [then in England for her education] and John (the children of Jane McDonald of Kingston, a free woman of colour) and Betsy Allan, leaving them respectively £1000, £500 and £200.

Sources

IB/11/4/6 Crop Account 1772-81 Jamaica Archive p. 151; IB/11/4/6 Crop Account 1772-81 Jamaica Archive p. 151; IB/11/4/6 Crop Account 1772-81 Jamaica Archive p. 151.

IB/11/4/7 Crop Account 1773-1783 Jamaica Archive p. 153.

  1. PROB 11/1737/228.

Further Information

Absentee?
Transatlantic?

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
1774 [EA] - 1775 [LA] → Not known

Filed Accounts Produce. Assumed to be this John Allan.

1772 [EA] - 1772 [LA] → Not known

Filed Crop Accounts 1772.

1772 [EA] - 1772 [LA] → Not known

Filed Crop Accounts 1772.

1772 [EA] - 1772 [LA] → Not known

Filed Crop Accounts 1772

1782 [EA] - 1784 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession

Addresses (1)

Bristol, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England
Notes →

Of Bristol when he made his will in 1796.