James Herbert the elder

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Owner of Pembroke Hall in St Andrew, Jamaica, in 1753. Given only as James Herbert in the archives, but designated as 'senior' to distinguish him from the James Herbert a minor shown for the Pembroke estate in 1768-9.

James Herbert was listed in the Jamaican Quit Rent books for 1754 as the owner of 519 acres of land in St Andrew and 400 acres of land in St George, total 919 acres.


CO137/28 pp. 169-175 transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1753Andrew.htm.

'A List of landholders in the Island of Jamaica together with the number of acres each person possessed taken from the quit rent books in the year 1754', TNA CO 142/31 transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples2/1754lead.htm.

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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
1753 [EA] - → Owner

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The two were owners or co-owners in succession of Pembroke estate in St Andrew. Probably father and...