John Stogdon

???? - 1792


  1. Will of John Stogdon merchant of Trelawny Cornwall, Jamaica [made in 1791 and attested in Jamaica early in 1793] proved in London 03/02/1800. Under the will he left £5000 to his grandson John Stogdon Highatt, the son of his daughter Elizabeth with Richard Highatt 'now of Great Britain', and the same amount to any future grandchildren. He left £5000 currency to his sister Martha Dawney, wife of William Dawney carpenter [sic] of Trelawny, and an annuity of £500 p.a. to his daughter Elizabeth. He left the Hague and Clifton estates in Trelawny in trust [his trustees included William Miles and John Philip [sic] Miles] for the benefit of John Stogdon Highatt. His grandson John Stogdon Highatt predeceased his father Richard Highatt.


  1. PROB 11/1337/32

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Associated Estates (6)

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  • SY - Association Start Year
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  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1793 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Previous owner
1793 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Previous owner
1815 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Previous owner
1817 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Previous owner
1793 [EA] - 1794 [LA] → Previous owner
1788 [EA] - 1791 [LA] → Executor

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Mary Ann Eliza Tharp married John Stogdon Highatt, probably the great grandson of John Stogdon, in...
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The John Stogdon Highatt who was the main heir of his grandfather John Stogdon died before 1807. The second John Stogdon Highatt appears to have been John Stogdon's...
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Possibly grandfather and grandson, more likely John Stogdon was the father of Highatt's...