John Watkins of Brampton

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Son of Hon. Samuel Watkins, Chief Justice of Antigua, whose will dated 04/04/1743 left John Watkins of Brampton the estate under entail. John Watkins of Brampton eventually forfeited his position in 1755, amid mounting financial pressure both in Britain and Antigua.


Vere Langford Oliver, History of Antigua Vol. III pp. 204-205.

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
1743 [SY] - 1755 [EY] → Tenant-for-life

Relationships (1)

Step-son → Step-father
Notes →
Charles Alexander was a creditor of John Watkins of Brampton, as well as married to Watkins' mother....