Edmund Breon

???? - 1792


Slave-owner and coffee-grower on Jamaica.

  1. Elizabeth Susanna Breon, daughter of Edmond Breon and Mary Ann his wife, was born 08/01/1777 and baptised in St Andrew, Jamaica, 17/02/1777.

  2. Edmond Breon owned Chester Vale coffee estate in Port Royal, Jamaica, and died in 1792 leaving his daughter Elizabeth Susanna under the guardianship of Thomas Cockburn. Breon had been producing coffee in Jamaica since at least 1785.


  1. Familysearch.org, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

  2. 'Six sets of manuscript accounts, four for Edmund Breon; one for Thomas Cockburn, guardian of Miss Elizabeth Susanna Breon; and one for her husband Colin McLarty, MD.' http://www.richardfordmanuscripts.co.uk/catalogue/15358 [accessed 24/06/2016].

Further Information

Mary Ann
Elizabeth Susanna (1777-)

Associated Estates (2)

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
1793 [EA] - → Previous owner
- 1792 [EY] → Owner

Relationships (2)

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