Sir Thomas Swymmer Champneys later Mostyn-Champneys

1769 - 1839


Owner of the Nutt's River estate, the compensation for the enslaved people on which was paid to the mortgagee, Champney's first cousin Richard Henry Cox. Sir Thomas Swymmer Champneys was the son of the bankrupt Sir Thomas Champneys, and party to a Chancery case over Nutt's River in 1822 (i.e., immediatey after the death of Richard Henry Cox's uncle by marriage Sir Thomas Champneys in 1821) with Richard Henry Cox as plaintiff and Sir Thomas Swymmer Champneys as defendant. Plaintiff's first claim on the estate dated from 1/12/1806.


London Gazette, Issue 18025, 08/05/1824, p. 750.

Further Information


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
1823 [EA] - 1833 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (2)

First Cousins
Son → Father