Mary Morris (née Haughton James)

1791 - 1870


Biography

Daughter of John Haughton James senior. Bequeathed £5000 in the will of her father chargeable on Burnt Ground pen and other Jamaican property belonging to him.

Born in Jamaica in 1791. Married Samuel Morris Esquire in St James, Jamaica, 09/04/1813.

Widowed, age 57 and a lodger at 119 Vine Street, Liverpool, at the house of Edward hockley, a mariner, in 1851.

Living in the household of one of her grandchildren at Evans Place, Oxton in Cheshire in 1861.

Died at Nassau House, Oxton, near Birkenhead, 03/09/1870. Effects under £450. Will proved by Mary Halton Nosworthy of the same address, grand-daughter and sole executrix.

Sources

PROB 11/1909 Will of John Haughton James of Harley Street about the proceed to the Island of Jamaica.

Ancestry.com, Caribbean, Select Marriages, 1591-1905 [database online].

1851 and 1861 censuses online.

National Probate Calendar 1870.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Maiden Name
Haughton James
Spouse
Samuel Morris
Wealth at death
£450

Relationships (12)

Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Notes →
Also cousins once...
Sister → Brother
Sister → Brother
Daughter → Father
Niece → Uncle
Sisters
Niece → Aunt
Niece → Uncle
Grand-daughter → Grandmother
Grand-daughter → Grandfather
Sisters
Sisters

Addresses (3)

119 Vine Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, Merseyside, North-west England, England
Evans Place, Oxton, Cheshire, North-west England, England
Nassau House, Birch Road, Oxton, Cheshire, North-west England, England