Mary Gould (née Bulkeley)

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Daughter and heir of William Bulkeley of Plaistow. Under the will of her father, proved 23/12/1720, she inherited his unnamed estate [and enslaved people] on Barbados, together with his moiety of the manor of Gubbins (Gobions) in Hertfordshire., the latter subject to the life-interest of her grandmother, also Mary. She married John Gould, later MP for New Shoreham, in 1724.


PROB 11/577/254.

Further Information

Maiden Name
John Gould

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
1720 [EA] - 1724 [LA] → Owner

Inherited an unnamed estate on Barbados under the will of her father William Bulkeley of Plaistow, inferred to be Bulkeleys

Relationships (3)

Wife → Husband
Mother → Son
Grandmother → Grand-daughter