John Vernon of Vernons and Little Fosters

1696 - 1765


Son of John Vernon of Vernons (1650-1704), and father of James Vernon (d. 1769) and of John Joseph James Vernon (James Vernon's half-brother), and grand-father of John Vernon (q.v.) in the compensation claims.

  1. Will of John Vernon of Barking Essex proved 01/10/1765. Under the will he left in entail all his [unnamed] real estate in Antigua, to his son James Vernon and then to his son by his second marriage John Joseph James Vernon.


Vere Langford Oliver, History of Antigua Vol. III pp. 174-175 'Vernon Family'.

  1. PROB 11/913/15.

Further Information

(1) Anna Lysons; (2) Elizabeth Weston
With (1) James (d. 1769), 3 other sons, 5 daughters; with (2) John Joseph James (d. 1823), one other son

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
- 1765 [EY] → Owner

John Vernon entailed 'all my real estate' on Antigua to his son James and then to James's half-brother John Joseph James Vernon in 1765.

Relationships (4)

Grandfather → Grandson
Father → Son
Grandfather → Grand-daughter
Grandfather → Grandson

Addresses (1)

Little Fosters, Egham, Surrey, South-east England, England