Maurice West

???? - 16th Sep 1831


Partner in West Henry & Co. of Jamaica (who were slave factors) and in Alexander Henry & Co. of London. Alexander Henry was bankrupt in 1811.

  1. Gravestone at Kingston Parish Church cemetery: "Here lie interred the remains of Maurice West, who died 16th September 18[31] and Sarah, his wife, who died 18th March 1830. Also their sons William Henry West, who died 28th June 1822. Stewart West, who died 12th November 1850. And Maurice West, who died 31st July 1831. Likewise their nephew William Henry, who died 17th July 1835."


  1. [accessed 30/07/2021].

Further Information

William Henry, Stewart, Maurice
Slave factor

Associated Estates (4)

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
1809 [EA] - 1815 [LA] → Receiver
1807 [EA] - 1815 [LA] → Receiver
1817 [EA] - → Trustee
1817 [EA] - → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Alexander Henry and Co.
West India merchant  

Relationships (3)

Business partners
Business partners
Husband → Wife