George Robert Goodin Ricketts

1792 - 18th Jan 1884

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of George William Ricketts (1760-1842) (q.v.) and Laetitia Mildmay (1768-1839).

  1. Matriculated Christ Church College Oxford 17/10/1811 aged 19, where his father is given of Sutton, Hants; for his brother Edward Woodville, who matriculated Oriel 1826 aged 17, George William Ricketts is given as of Twyford.

  2. Of Woodside, North Stoneham, in 1843 when he married Mary Anne Maria, eldest daughter of the Rev. Frederick Beadon, Canon Residentiary of Wells, and Rector of North Stoneham. Living in the household of his father-in-law in North Stoneham Rectory in 1851; a visitor at Sulham House, Sulham, Berkshire, in 1861.

  3. Administration of will of George Robert Goodin Roberts formerly of North Stoneham but late of 6 Cumberland Place, both in County of Southampton, who died 18/01/1884, granted  06/03/1884 to nephew George Henry Mildmay Ricketts of Birch Hall Windlesham Bagshot, the residual legatee substituted, personal estate £22,520 7s 6d.


Shown as Great Britain T71/873 St James claim no. 396 and as absentee in T71/222. It is not clear where he was living in the 1830s (possibly at Twyford House, Hants.), when he was active as a magistrate in the 1831 Hants quarter sessions.

  1., Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online]. An unosurced family tree on [accessed 17/08/2011] shows George Robert Goodwin [sic] Roberts marrying Mary Ann Maria Beedon c. 1843.

  2. Annual Register vol. 85 p. 219 (Appendix to Chronicle, 1843).

  3. National Probate Calendar 1884.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Geo. Robert Goodin Ricketts
Mary Anne Maria Beadon
Wealth at death
£22,520 7S 6D
Oxford (Christ Church) [1811 ]

Associated Claims (1)

£294 14s 2d

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
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Other

Possibly joint owner, but more likely owner of enslaved people leased to this estate.

Relationships (2)

Son → Father
Grandson → Grandfather

Addresses (2)

North Stoneham, Hampshire, Wessex, England
6 Cumberland Place, Southampton, Hampshire, Wessex, England