Beckford, Julines, ca. 1711-1764

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Beckford, Julines, ca. 1711-1764

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ca. 1711-1764


BECKFORD, JULINES, brother of William Beckford (adm. Jan. 1718/9, qv); b.; adm. (aged 7) Jun 1725; in school list 1731; landowner in Jamaica; purchased Iwerne Stepleton estate, Dorset, 1745; High Sheriff, Dorset 1749; MP Salisbury from 1754; m. 17 Jan 1739 Elizabeth, dau. of Solomon Ashley MP, merchant, London and Ashby St. Ledgers, Northants.; d. 27 Nov 1764.


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Slave owner in Hanover, Jamaica, with 662 slaves (305 male, 357 female. 204 were listed as children) with a valuation of £23990, according to a probate report from 1765.

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Beckford, Peter, ca. 1739-1811 (ca. 1739-1811)

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Beckford, Peter, ca. 1739-1811

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Beckford, Julines, ca. 1711-1764

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Beckford, William, 1709-1770 (1709-1770)

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Beckford, William, 1709-1770

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Beckford, Julines, ca. 1711-1764

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GB 2014

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International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families - ISAAR(CPF) 2nd edition



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Prepared for import into AtoM by Westminster School Archive staff, 2019-2020
Revised by Bethany Duck, Archives Assistant, September 2020




Supplementary information drawn from UCL's Legacies of British Slave-ownership database. Entry URL:

Users should note that the information recorded here that is not to be found in the first two volumes of the Record of Old Westminsters and its first Supplement has been assembled from various published and manuscript sources by Hugh Edmund Pagan MA FSA, and all new resulting text is his copyright, © 2014.

The Record of Old Westminsters: A biographical list of all those who are known to have been educated at Westminster School from the earliest times to 1927, Volumes 1 & 2, compiled by G. F. Russell Barker and Alan H. Stenning, London, 1928.

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