Walter Scott Coward

???? - 21st Jul 1853

Claimant or beneficiary


Probably the nephew of Walter Scott, owner of Reading and Plumb estates in St James, Jamaica. Walter Scott's sister Milborough married George Fletcher Coward in St James in 1800. No baptism has been found to Walter Scott Coward. Milborough and George's other children were George Scott Coward, John Fletcher Coward, Mary Tharp Coward, Ann Catherine Coward, Sarah Elizabeth Coward and William Tharp Coward.

Walter Scott Coward and his wife Ann Emily had three children baptised in Jamaica: Walter Vidal (1838), Rodolphus Buchanan (1842) and Ann Emily (1847).

The administration of the estate of Walter Scott Coward, late of Jamaica, who died 21/07/1853 at Jamaica, was granted to Walter Scott Vidal Coward of 36 Northumberland Street, Strand, Middlesex, gentleman, the son, in 1860. Effects under £50.

Sources, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

National Probate Calendar 1860.

Further Information

Ann Emily
Walter Vidal (1838-), Rodolphus Buchanan (1842-), Ann Emily (1847-)

Associated Claims (2)

£1,812 3s 3d
£3,421 9s 6d

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
1834 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder
1833 [SY] - 1839 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (3)

First Cousins
Son → Father
Nephew → Uncle