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Webb, John Richmond

Male 1719 - 1766


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  • Born  6 Feb 1719  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  20 Mar 1720  St James Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jan 1766  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  22 Jan 1766  St Sepulchre, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I00636  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  20 Jun 2015 

    Father  Webb, John Richmond als,   c. 26 Dec 1667, Rodbourne Cheney, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Sep 1724, Biddesden, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Skeate, Anne,   b. Abt 1695, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 8 Apr 1737, Ludgershall, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 May 1720  St. Martins in the Field, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F00091  Group Sheet

    Family  White, Sarah, Of St Martins in the Field, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. White, Sarah,   b. Mar 1760, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F00301  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Name: John Richmond OR Webb Gender: Male Birth Date: 6 Feb 1719 Christening Date: 25 Mar 1720 Christening Place: Westminster, London, England Age at Christening: 1 Father's Name: John Richmond or Webb

      M.P. for Bossiney(1761-1766)
      Justice for the counties of Glamorgan, Brecon and Radnor.
      Lived at Lincoln's Inn.
      End of male line

      Will of John Richmond Webb Lincolns Inn , Middlesex. Catalogue reference: PROB 11/915. Covering dates: 29 January 1766.
      Leaves estate to Mary Aston, referse to court case re fathers will, his illegimate daughter Sarah White one month old, daughter of Sarah White of St Martins in the Field. Witness FR Humphreys, nephew.

      Some connection with the Aston family?? A Mary Aston(above??) leaves a will and mentions Franics Richmond Smyth(sister to John) living with me, and John Richmond Smyth( of the East India Company in Bombay) and her deceased mother Ann Aston.
      Will of Mary Aston Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire 10 April 1787 15 September 1789

      Will of Ann Aston Kentish Town, Middlesex 9 July 1760 25 August 1762
      Widow. (wfie of Robert??) Mentions daughter Mary Ashton
      Ann Aston Kentish Town, Middlesex 9 July 1760 25 August 1762

      1789: Mrs. Smyth, of Coleshill, mother of John Richmond Smyth, esq.
      "...The book then shifts to Bombay’s urban and political problems, which came into sharp focus when the collector of land revenue, John Richmond Smyth, insisted that the government end all land encroachments. He felt that “incomplete and incorrect land use was such a serious matter, that if neglected” it would threaten the very existence of the East India Company."
      ?
      Ktv. 17. 1790. At Bombay, John Richmond Smith, Esq; senior merchant, collector of the revenue, and general store-keeper, ice. at that presidency

      Will of John Richmond Smyth, Senior Merchant in the Service of the United English East India Company of Bombay , East Indies Date 27 September 1800
      Mentions godson John Richmond Smyth, maid Luci West, sister Frances Richmond Smyth. Property at Coleshill, Hertford.
      Paul Alexander 1814 Jan 02 Widower, Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Aston, Warwickshire , married Frances Richmond Smyth

      Will of Frances Richmond Paul - 29 December 1827 25 April 1833

      The Harleian Society. Obituary Prior to 1800 (as Far as Relates to England, Scotland, and Ireland), Compiled By Sir William Musgrave, 6th Bart., of Hayton Castle, Co. Cumberland, and Entitled by him "A General Nomenclator and Obituary, with Referrence to the Books Where the Persons are Mentioned, and Where Some Account of Their Character is to be Found." Volume 49.
      County: General
      Country: England
      Webb, Jn. Richmond, Welch Judge, M.P. for Bossiney. 15 Jan 1766. (G.M. 47; A.R. 168; L.M. 53.)


      Name: John Richmond Smyth Gender: Male Baptism/Christening Date: 1753 Baptism/Christening Place: SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST, CROYDON, SURREY, ENGLAND Birth Date: 1753 Birthplace: Death Date: Name Note: Race: Father's Name: William Smyth Father's Birthplace: Father's Age: Mother's Name: Mary

      2. George West, par. of St. Margaret's, Westminster, surgeon 1 freehold brick messuage and . parcel of land in Hammersmith (deceased long before 1789 according to Mary Aston's will)

      Will of George West, Apothecary of Saint Margaret Westminster , Middlesex 27 August 1773 PROB 11/9 -only mentions wife Sarah