Eliza Brodie

1794 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Given as 'London' in the slave compensation records.  

  1. In 1861 Eliza Brodie, unmarried, born Jamaica aged 67 was head of the household at 6 Seymour Place Chelsea with sister Mary Lawrence (a widow) and several nieces, all born Jamaica.  In 1871 Eliza Brodie was at 2 Bradmore Park Terrace aged 77 born Jamaica again with Mary Lawrence and nieces; in 1881 she was living ('great-aunt' aged 87 born Jamaica) with Evan Lawrence, aged 27 a civil servant at the War Office and two of his aunts, Frances and Florence Lawrence (who were Eliza Brodie's nieces).  

Sources

T71/874 Trelawny claim no. 186.

  1. 1861, 1871 and 1881 censuses online; Evan Lawrence was the son of Charles Hilton Lawrence.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish

Associated Claims (1)

£32 1S 4D
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Addresses (4)

London, Middlesex, London, England
1 Carthew Villa, Hammersmith, London, Middlesex, London
2 Bradmore Park Terrace, Hammersmith, London, Middlesex
6 Seymour Place, Chelsea, London, Middlesex, London