John Delap Wilson

1802 - 1866

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of John William Delap Wilson (1776-1825, who was the son of Richard Wilson or Willson and Margaret Halliday and grandson of John Halliday of Antigua (q.v.)).

  1. There is a memorial at Milford, Co. Hants to John Delap Wilson, who died 06/01/1866 aged 64 years, also his wife Anne who died 20/01/1836 aged 24. 'He died at Bath and was of Milford house. His father was the President of St Kitts, where he died 1825.' His wife Anne-Smith was the niece of Hon Robert Claxton of St Kitts.

  2. Will of John Delap Wilson formerly of Downton in the parish of Hordle but late of Lymington who died at Bath 05/01/1866 proved 31/01/1866, effects under £1000.



  1. Vere Langford Oliver, Caribbeana being miscellaneous papers relating to the history, genealogy, topography, and antiquities of the British West Indies (6 vols., London, Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1910-1919), Vol. III p. 326: the notes are sourced to G[entleman's] M[agazine].

  2. National Probate Calendar 1866.

Further Information

Anne Smith
Wealth at death

Associated Claims (2)

£2,208 7s 0d
£206 13s 8d

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
1828 [EA] - 1831 [LA] → Receiver

Relationships (5)

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Addresses (3)

Lymington, Hampshire, Wessex, England
Bath, Somerset, South-west England, England
Downton, Hordle, Hampshire, Wessex, England