John Greatheed

???? - 1880

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of Samuel Greatheed senior (1752-1829) and brother of Samuel Greatheed (q.v.), with whom he was awarded the compensation for Arnos Vale on St Vincent as the executors and trustees of their father; in his own right he was awarded the compensation for the Bellisle estate, also on St Vincent.

  1. Administration of the will of John Greatheed of Fulham Fields (who died 09/07/1880) was granted in 1881 to his niece Sophia Louisa Burgess, effects £50: this was almost certainly the same John Greatheed, whose sister had married the Rev. Richard Burgess.


T71/892 St Vincent Nos. 545 (Arnos Vale) and 632 (Belleisle).

  1. National Probate Calendar 1881; Reginald John Cust, A treatise on the West India Encumbered Estates Act 2nd ed.(1865) pp. 208-212.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£7,648 17s 3d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,210 5s 7d

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
- 1829 [EY] → Trustee
1829 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (3)

Railway Investment
Shrewsbury and Birmingham [1846463]  
Railway Investment
London and York [1846316]  
Railway Investment
North Staffordshire (Pottery Line) [1846407]  

Relationships (2)

Son → Father

Addresses (1)

133 Piccadilly, London, Middlesex, London, England