Nicholas George Howell

1790 - 1846


Nicholas George Howell, son of Thomas Rous Howell senior and his first wife Anna Maria Thornhill Howell nee Walrond. Baptised 10/07/1790 in Christ Church, Barbados. Married Christiana Devonish [sic] in St Joseph, Barbados, 30/09/1812. Christiana was presumably the daughter of John P. Devenish, of whose estate Nicholas George Howell was executor in 1817. A daughter, Maria Frances, born 21/07/1815 and baptised in Bristol, England, 27/12/1815; four children baptised in Barbados: Christian Richards (baptised 01/01/1815), Agnes Eliza (1818), Devonish (1820), George Layne (born 1822, baptised 1824) and Benjamin Walrond (1824). Buried 16/01/1846 in St Michael, Barbados, age 56 years.

Sources, Barbados, Church Records, 1637-1849 [database online];, England, Births & Baptisms 1538-1975 [database online]; .

We are grateful to Mark Dickinson for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Nicholas G. Howell
Christiana Devenish
Christian Richards (1814-), Maria Frances (1815-), Agnes Eliza (1818-), Devonish (1820-), George Layne (1822-), Benjamin Walrond (1824-)

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
1817 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Executor
1832 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (8)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Notes →
Also executor and...
Son → Father
Step-son → Step-mother
Nephew → Aunt
Nephew → Uncle
First Cousins
First Cousins