Nathaniell Gittens

Male Abt 1676 - 1752  (~ 76 years)


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  • Name Nathaniell Gittens  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born Abt 1676  Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1715  Saint Philip, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Barbados
      1715 Census St. Phillip
      Mr. Nathaniell Gittens, age 39
      Mrs. Elizabeth Gittens, age 42
      Mary Gittens, age 14
      Hannah Gittens, age 12
      Nathaniell Gittens, age 10
      Elizabeth Gittens, age 7
      Rebeccah Gittens, age 2yrs/8mts
    Property 1752  [7
    • Willed his plantation Thickett to his son in law Dr. Joseph Gittens
    Died 1752  Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Wills 18 Oct 1752  Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Notes
    Person ID I126  Gittens Direct Line from REunion
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2014 

    Father John Gittens, Senior,   b. Abt 1628,   d. Abt 1698, Saint Philip, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Hannah (--?--),   b. Abt 1640,   d. 1721, Saint Michael, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1661 
    • The marriage date is assumed at about 1 year before the birth of their first child.
    Family ID F59  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Chapman,   b. Abt 1673,   d. Bef 1742, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1700  Saint Philip, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
    +1. Mary Gittens,   b. Abt 1701
    +2. Hannah Gittens,   b. Abt 1703,   d. Aft 1761  (Age ~ 59 years)
    +3. Nathaniell Gittens,   b. Abt 1705,   d. Bef 1742, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
    +4. Elizabeth Gittens,   b. Abt 1708
     5. Hope Gittens,   b. Abt 1711,   d. Bef 1715  (Age ~ 3 years)
     6. Rebeccah Gittens,   b. Abt 1713,   d. Aft 1766  (Age ~ 54 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Bef 18 Dec 1719 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Gittens,   b. Abt 1701
    +2. Nathaniell Gittens,   b. Abt 1705,   d. Bef 1742, Barbados Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     3. Hope Gittens,   b. Abt 1711,   d. Bef 1715  (Age ~ 3 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F2016  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name: /Gething/
      Name: Nath. /Gittens/, [2, 11]
    • Event Memos from GEDCOM Import...

      Wills
      written 26 oct 1742 and proved
      WILL
      Nathaniel1752RB6/22/96
      Item. Debts and funeral expenses to be paid by Executor.
      Item. …to my loving daughter Mary Weekes the wife of Roger Weekes thesum of £1000 currents money…
      Item. …to my loving daughter Elizabeth Gittens the sum of £1000current money.
      Item. …to my loving daughter Rebecca Gittens the sum of £1000 likemoney…
      Item. ….to the several children of my son-in-law Roger Weekes and Mary his wife that are now living (vizt) Ralph, Elizabeth, Nathaniel,Robert, Jane and John Weekes & to each of them £20 current money… as they attain the age of twenty one years;…their portion on dying to be equally divided…
      Item. …unto the several children of my son-in-law Joseph Gittens and Hannah his wife…John, Nathaniel, Jane, Joseph, Hannah, Benjamin andMary…each of them the sum of £20 current money…attain the age of twenty one… so dying shall be equally divided between them…
      Item. ….to my granddaughter Elizabeth Gittens the daughter of my deceased son Nathaniel Gittens… one piece or parcel of land which I bought of Robert Brathwaite being seven acres or thereabouts; and the sum of £600 current money…she reach the age of twenty one years upon condition that my said granddaughter Elizabeth Gittens and her mother Elizabeth Gittens, widow, …take no advantage of a certain deed o fsale…9 June 1735 relation thereunto being had will more at large appear. But in case my granddaughter and her mother take advantage of said deed…my said granddaughter shall be cut off with the sum of five shillings current money…
      Item. …daughter-in-law Elizabeth Gittens, widow and relict of my son Nathaniel Gittens, the sum of £400 current money upon condition that my said daughter-in-law take no advantage of that deed of sale…if my said daughter-in-law should take advantage …shall receive but five shillings current money…
      Item. …if my granddaughter Elizabeth Gittens shall depart this life before the age of twenty one years…the legacy bequeathed her of £600 and seven acres of land shall be equally divided between my four daughters…
      Item. …in case my daughter-in -law, Eliza. Gittens, widow shall not abide and stand by this will then the legacy … shall descend and be divided among my aforementioned four daughters…
      Item. All the rest, residue and remainder of my estate…bequeath to my son-in-law Joseph Gittens and his heirs for ever.
      Sole Executors: Joseph Gittens.
      26 October 1742
      Witnesses: Thomas Briggs, William Harrison, Henry Clarke.
      Proved: 18 October 1752, Henry Grenville.

  • Sources 
    1. [S660] English Settlers in Barbados . CD-ROM database, Sanders, Joanne MsRae, (Name: Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, n.d.;).

    2. [S135] "Caribbean, Marriages, 1591-1905. Index," database, Citing collections of the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Contains only some localities and time periods. Consult individual records for additional citation information., FamilySearch  , accessed 25 Nov 2012); This is a batch update of data scraped using OutWit Hub.

    3. [S131] "Caribbean Births and Baptisms 1590 -1928, index," database, Genealogical Society of Utah. Caribbean Births and Baptisms. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah., accessed 4 Dec 2012); Data scraped using Outwit Hub from the Family Search Site.

    4. [S661] Barbados and America, David L Kent, (Name: (Arlington, Virgina, David L Kent, 1980);).

    5. [S646] Gittens Wills Report 2 - Pat Stafford, Pat Stafford.

    6. [S663] Barbados and America, David L Kent, (Name: (Arlington, Virgina, David L Kent, 1980);).

    7. [S664] Gittens Wills, 1729-1860, Pat Stafford, (Date: Dec 2008;).

    8. [S662] Gittens Wills, 1729-1860, Pat Stafford, (Date: Dec 2008;).

    9. [S3532] Barbados and America, David L Kent, (Name: (Arlington, Virgina, David L Kent, 1980);), Page 272.

    10. [S206] English Settlers in Barbados . CD-ROM database, Sanders, Joanne MsRae, (Name: Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, n.d.;), Marriages St. Phillip Parish, page 542.

    11. [S206] English Settlers in Barbados . CD-ROM database, Sanders, Joanne MsRae, (Name: Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, n.d.;), St john's parish, page 221.


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