Charles Benjamin

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Claimant or beneficiary


Apparently a US slave-owner in Demerara.

  1. Olivia, the widow of Charles Benjamin, died 07/08/1898 aged 79 at Kensington. In 1881 she had been living 'mother-in-law' aged 61 born United States with Henry S. Bascom 'West India planter' and his family at 10 Gloucester Place London.


  1. London Morning Post 12/08/1898, from 'Persons affili[t]ated w/Guyana in British Newspapers', [accessed 04/04/2016]; 1881 census online.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£4,802 8S 5D
£3,421 16S 4D

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner