Abraham Cumberbatch

1754 - 1796


Son of Abraham Cumberbatch ne Carleton (1727-1785) and father of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch (q.v.).

  1. Abraham Cumberbatch married his second cousin Mary Cumberbatch Sober 17/02/1784 in St Peter, Barbados. She was the daughter of Abraham Sober (q.v.). After his death she remarried, to William Smith Forth in Marylebone, 20/11/1797.

  2. Will of Hon. Abraham Cumberbatch of St Andrew Barbados proved 23/11/1796. He left his wife Mary an annuity of £180 p.a. plus the £3000 settled on her under their marriage settlement and secured on Cleland and The Farm. His residuary heir was his son Abraham Parry Cumberbatch.


  1. Familysearch.org, Barbados, Church Records, 1637-1849 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; see her as Mary Cumberbatch Forth in the will of her father, PROB 11/1722/5.

  2. PROB 11/1281/220.

We are grateful to Ruth Hecht for her assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Mary Cumberbatch Sober
Abraham Parry

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
1785 [EA] - 1796 [LA] → Owner

Inherited Cleland and the Farm for his father Abraham Cumberbatch ne Carleton (1727-1785).

Relationships (5)

Father → Son
Son-in-law → Father-in-law