Thomas French

No Dates


Thomas French of Kingston appeared as attorney for the Spring Estate in St Andrew in 1753 and then as joint-owner in 1758-1759; this was almost certainly Thomas French the son of Mary Day (nee Elbridge) whose first husband had been William French. Thomas French, possibly a different man, was shown as the owner of 640 acres and 64 enslaved people in St Andrew, Jamaica, in 1753 (that estate might possibly be Mount James); a Thomas French was Chief Justice of Jamaica 1780-1783.


CO137/28 pp. 169-175 transcribed at

Associated Estates (3)

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
1758 [EA] - 1759 [LA] → Joint owner
1753 [EA] - → Attorney
1753 [EA] - → Owner

Relationships (1)

Son → Mother