Ignatius Duany

???? - 1740


Ignatius Duany of Kingston, merchant. Estate probated in Jamaica in 1740. Slave-ownership at probate: 102 of whom 64 were listed as male and 38 as female. 31 were listed as boys, girls or children. Total value of estate at probate: £3358 Jamaican currency of which £2510 currency was the value of enslaved people. Estate valuation included £0 currency cash, £0 currency debts and £39 currency plate.

"James Duany was probably born in Ireland. He settled in Jamaica in the late 1600s. He married and had four sons, Ambrose, Edmund, Andrew and Dominick. The name is also spelled Duhaney. Includes Codrington, Hall, McIntosh and related families."

Dominic Duany was heir-at-law to Ignatius Duany.


Trevor Burnard, Database of Jamaican inventories, 1674-1784.

Quote from Ancestry message board, https://www.ancestry.com/boards/localities.caribbean.jamaica.general/314.376.1/mb.ashx [accessed 26/07/2018] sourced to Paul E. Sluby, The Duany family register : a genealogical history of the Duany family, Parish of Portland, Jamaica, West Indies (1976).

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
1740 [EA] - 1743 [LA] → Other

Previously trustee, now deceased and the position held by his administrators

1740 [EA] - 1743 [LA] → Previous owner
1742 [EA] - 1743 [LA] → Other

Previously trustee - the position now held by his heir-at-law.

Relationships (1)

Deceased → Heir-at-law

Inventories (1)