Henry Thornhill senior

???? - 1770


Reportedly gave the Harrison's estate to his son, also Henry, on the latter's marriage subject to a mortgage of £3-4000 to David Parris [jun.]. His will dated 28/07/1769 was proved 17/09/1770. He left Locust Hall to his son Timothy and an unnamed estate in St Lucy to his son Henry.


Brandow, Genealogies of Barbados Families pp. 519-520.

Further Information

Timothy, Henry, Alexander

Associated Estates (2)

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
Previous owner

Identified as previous owner in the will of his son Timothy Thornhill of St Michael made in 1811.

- 1769 [EY] → Owner

LBS has not fully established the genealogy of the Thornhill family but the precis of the will of Henry Thornhill of St George dated 28/07/1769 shows him leaving Locust Hall [which according to Hughes-Queree had belonged to his second wife Mary Lund] to his son Timothy.

Relationships (2)

Father-in-law → Daughter-in-law
Uncle → Nephew
Notes →
Tentatively inferred by LBS...