Thomas Webb

1800 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Planter, son of John Racker Webb and Mary Wint, inherited Keynsham estate in Jamaica from his father (along with his brothers-in-law George Bowley Medley (q.v.) and Robert Podmore Clark (q.v.).

  1. Reputed son of John Racker Webb (a white planter) and Mary Wint (described in the will of her previous partner as a 'free quadroon', i.e. with one grandparent of African descent and three grandparents of European descent)), baptised at St Elizabeth 17/09/1800. Married Frances Smith, with two sons. In 1846 he was living at Chew Magna, Manchester Jamaica, occupation: planter.

Sources

T71/860 Manchester No. 262.

  1. http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/rwebb.htm [accessed 03/10/2011].

Further Information

Spouse
Frances Smith
Children
William, Henry Albert (1846-)
Occupation
Planter

Associated Claims (1)

£1,998 2S 11D
Awardee

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
1830 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (4)

Natural Son → Father
Brother-in-laws
Brother-in-laws
Natural Son → Mother