1687 - 1728
John Harding of Hanover, planter. Estate probated in Jamaica in 1728. Slave-ownership at probate: 152 of whom 106 were listed as male and 46 as female. 71 were listed as boys, girls or children. Total value of estate at probate: £4722.46 Jamaican currency of which £3798 currency was the value of enslaved people. Estate valuation included £0 currency cash, £0 currency debts and £3.75 currency plate.
Born 07/05/1687 in Barbados. Married Ann Haughton (she born c. 1690 in Barbados). Died 1728 in Hanover, Jamaica. Father of Benjamin Harding (q.v.) of Blue Hole.
Trevor Burnard, Database of Jamaican inventories, 1674-1784.
Email from Michael Bridgeman 25/10/2018 - sources still to be confirmed.
We are grateful to Michael Bridgeman for his assistance with compiling this entry.
Father → Son