Aneas Shaw

???? - 1782


  1. Will of Aneas Shaw of the island of Nevis [but now of Craven Street in the Strand Middlesex] [made 17/06/1781] proved 07/08/1782. He left seven bonds of one hundred pounds each to his housekeeper Mrs Marjorie Finch, and £30 p.a. to her [and presumably his] son William Shaw and £500 at 14, and similarly £30 p.a and £500 at 14 to John Jamieson Shaw, then at school at Camberwell.


  1. PROB 11/1094/123.

Further Information

Jeffrey Merriweather; William; John Jamieson

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

Shaws estate is associated with Aneas [given there as Eneas or Aeneas] Shaw in the detailed study of the Mountravers estate by Christine Eickelmann and David Small. Their suggestion that the previous owner was Jane Mereweather is consistent with the naming of Aneas Shaw's son as Jeffery Merriweather Shaw.

Relationships (1)

Father → Son

Addresses (1)

Craven Street, Strand, London, Middlesex, London, England