Susan Woodstock Wilkes

1783 - 1854

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Susan Woodstock Wilks [sic] of 17 Pleasant Road Pentonville Middlesex counter-claimed  as assignee of a mortgage for £4000 and upwards under a deed of 2/1/1831 on the Mt Pleasant and Newcastle estates on Nevis, but withdrew her counterclaim.

  1. 1851 Susan Wilkes widow born St James Piccadilly aged 68 living at 17 Pleasant Row with daughter Harriett Edwards daughter married aged 48 born St Marylebone.  Death of Susan Woodstock Wilkes registered Lewisham Q3 1854; Susan Woodstock Wilkes in her 71st year of Forest Hill Kent buried at South Metropolitan Cemetery (now known as West Norwood Cemetery) Lambeth 20/7/1854. Will of Susan Woodstock Wilkes widow of St James Clerkenwell proved 31/10/1854.

Sources

T71/882 Nevis Nos. 107 & 109.

  1. 1851 census online [where her birthplace is mistranscribed as 'Pueadilly Yorkshire']; Ancestry.com, England and Wales FreeBMD Death Index 1837-1915 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online] (which describes the burial place as Norwood Cemetery); PROB11/2199.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
Susan Woodstock Wilks

Associated Claims (1)

£2,059 10S 6D
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual)

Addresses (1)

17 Pleasant Row, Pentonville, London, Middlesex, London, England