James Trant

???? - 1804


Husband of Mary Trant nee Barrett and father of Dominick Trant (both of whom q.v.).

  1. Will of James Trant of [Montserrat but now residing at] Upper Ryde Isle of Wight proved 12/03/1804. He entailed his estates for his son and the latter's heirs, failing whom to his brother Henry Trant. He left annuities of £50 p.a. each to Francis Rowland, 'now...chaplain' to Lord Newburgh [?], and to Trant's two sisters Frances, the wife of Col. Henry Dillon, and Elizabeth Trant. He had, he said, let [or sub-let] his house on Hans Place.


  1. PROB 11/1406/135

Further Information

Mary Barrett
Dominick and others

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] - 1821 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (6)

Father → Son
Husband → Wife
Notes →
Possibly nephew and uncle: there are contradictions within the sources as to whether both were the sons of Dominick Henry Trant of Easingwold Yorks., or whether Henry was in fact the son of another...
Brother → Sister
Other relatives
Notes →
Probably great-grandfather and great-grandson. In the will of Dominick Trant of Montserrat and London proved in 1762, he refers to a son James and a grandson Dominick. It appears that the son James...
Son → Father

Addresses (1)

Upper Ryde, Ryde, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Wessex, England