Thomas Truman

???? - 1769


London West India merchant, identified as his consignee in the will of John Dowse of Nevis proved in 1733. Under the will of Thomas Truman proved in 1769 the major beneficiaries were his nephews Richard Neave (q.v. under Sir Richard Neave 1st bart.) and James Neave (to each of whom he left monetary legacies of £15,000 as well as land in Britain). The will identified his partner as John Willett. Truman has two reported voyages in the TASTDB to St Kitts 1725-6 as owner and a third to Charleston in 1738 as co-investor.


Will of John Dowse merchant of Nevis proved 22/02/1733 [NS], PROB 11/657/315; will of Thomas Truman of London proved 02/06/1769 PROB 11/949/32. TASTDB voyages nos. 76631 and 76634 and 76708.

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
1755 [SY] - → Mortgage Holder

This mortgage is only tentatively associated by LBS with Farrels.

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

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Relationships (7)

Business partners
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Trustee → Testator
Executor → Testator
Executor → Testator
Business partners
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Truman was the uncle of Sir Richard...
Uncle → Nephew
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James Neave, together with his brother Richard, was a beneficiary under the will of his uncle Thomas Truman proved in...
Business partners
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John Willett was identified as his partner in the will of Thomas Truman made and proved in 1769....

Addresses (1)

City of London, Middlesex, London, England