John Abraham Tinne

16th Feb 1807 - 20th Jan 1884

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Partner in Sandbach Tinne until 1842.

  1. Of Briarley, Aigburth, Liverpool. Born Demerara 16/02/1807, son of Philip Frederic Tinne, "Secretary to the Dutch Ambassador in London, afterwards Deputy Secretary of Court of Policy, Demerara, by his wife Anna [nee Rose]." Merchant of Liverpool, Deputy-Lieutenant and J.P. for Lancashire.

  2. Married Margaret Sandbach 16/04/1833 at Childwall Lancs (his second marriage, his first being to Elizabeth Robinson). Children Anna and Philip Frederic baptised Liverpool 1834 and 1836. In 1851 living at Briarley aged 43 born Demerara, DL and JP Landed Proprietor and Fundholder with wife Margaret aged 39 and their children Emily Rose 12, Bertha E 9, Harriet W 7 John E 5 James C 3 and Sarah M 2. Death of John Abraham Tinne registered West Derby Lancashire Q1/1884. Will of John Abraham Tinne late of Briarley Aigburth who died 20/01/1884 proved 21/03/1884, effects £107,744 8s 2d, resworn Feb 1886 £121,586 18s 2d.

  3. Father of Philip Frederic Tinne (1836-1869). Will of Philip Frederic Tinne who died 22/10/1869 late of Liverpool and of Childwall near Liverpool proved 11/11/1869 by Samuel Sandbach Parker and Alfred Traill Parker merchants of Liverpool effects under £25,000. Identified also as father of James Capellen Tinne on the latter's marriage as widower aged 66 in 03/03/1914 at Holy Trinity Brompton to Margaret Louisa  Huntson.

  4. John Abraham Tinne invested in land in New Zealand, and his sons John Earnest  and Herman William Tinne were among family members farming on an estate called Briarley 1876-1881.

Sources

T71/886 British Guiana claim no. 1296.

  1. Genealogy of the families of Douglas of Mulderg and Robertson of Kindeace (1895) pp. 28-29; available within the wider family tree at Rootsweb WorldConnect Project 'The Last Knight'.

  2. Ancestry.com, England and Wales, Marriages and Banns, 1538-1940 [database online]; Ancestry.com, England and Wales Christening Records 1530-1906 [database online]; 1851 census online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1884.

  3. Ancestry.com, England and Wales Christening Records, 1530-1960 [database online]; England and Wales FreeBMD death Index 1837-1915; National Probate Calendar 1869; Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online].

  4. New Zealand historical Places Trust Pouhere Taonga Deficient Registration Report for a Historic Place, Briarely Tamahere http://www.historic.org.nz/TheRegister/RegisterSearch/RegisterResults.aspx?RID=4347&m=advanced [accessed 03/10/2012].

We are grateful to Clif Knight for his assistance with compiling this entry.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Margaret Sandbach
Children
Anna, Philip Frederic (1836-1869), Emily, Theodore, Bertha, Harriet, John Ernest, James Capellen, Sarah, Herman
Will

Will proved 21/3/1884 of John Abraham Tinne late of Briarley, Aigburth (one of the executors was John Ernest Tinne merchant  the son), effects £107,744 8s 11d, resworn February 1886 £121,586 18s 2d.

Wealth at death
£121,586 18S 2D

Associated Claims (14)

£391 8S 2D
Awardee
£63 0S 1D
Deceased awardee (Assignee)
£13,634 11S 4D
Awardee
£1,904 16S 1D
Awardee
£5,683 2S 1D
Awardee
£12,375 9S 3D
Awardee
£4,121 7S 10D
Awardee
£2,419 1S 9D
Awardee
£20,752 14S 3D
Awardee
£232 1S 7D
Not a claimant (Assignee)
£14,231 0S 7D
Awardee
£15,482 14S 8D
Awardee
£13,011 2S 9D
Awardee
£8,552 4S 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
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Sandbach Tinne
West India merchant - British Guiana  
 

Imperial (1)

Landowner
New Zealand 
notes →
John Abraham Tinne invested in land in New Zealand, and his sons John Earnest and Herman William Tinne were among family members farming on an estate called Briarley...
sources →
New Zealand historical Places Trust Pouhere Taonga Deficient Registration Report for a Historic Place, Briarely Tamahere <a...

Relationships (4)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Son → Father
Brother-in-laws
Brother-in-laws

Addresses (1)

Briarley, Aigburth, Liverpool, Lancashire, Merseyside, North-west England, England