Adam Smith

???? - 1815


Will of Adam Smith, [late of Jamaica but now residing in Portland Street in the parish] of St Marylebone [made 01/03/1815] proved 04/09/1815. He left his Jamaica property including enslaved people in trust, to fund annuities of £300 p.a. each to his sisters-in-law Catherine Muschett and Anne Newsome, and £100 p.a to his brother Thomas Smith. He left a series of monetary legacies of £500 to family and friends, including Miss Cordelia James of Bath, daughter of his late esteemed friends Hugh James and Elizabeth James of Bath. His residuary legatee was his brother William Smith and the latter's heirs.


PROB 11/1573/31

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Associated Estates (3)

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
1815 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Previous owner
1809 [EA] - 1811 [LA] → Owner
1815 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (3)

Uncle → Nephew
Uncle → Nephew

Addresses (1)

Portland Street, London, Middlesex, London, England