Lucy Hill formerly Barrett (née Swinburne)

???? - 1862

Claimant or beneficiary


Sir John Hill, the husband of Lucy Hill nee Swinburne, claimed apparently unsuccessfully for the compensation for Spot Valley in St James Jamaica in right of his wife, who had an annuity of £200 p.a. secured on Spit Valley, with arrears of £1000. She was the widow of Joseph Barrett (q.v., under Joseph Francis Sill Barrett), and had remarried in 1804.

Further Information

Maiden Name
(1) Joseph Francis Barrett (2) Sir John Hill

Associated Claims (1)

£3,401 14s 6d
Beneficiary unsuccessful

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
- 1834 [LA] → Annuitant

The husband of Lucy Hill, Sir John Hill, claimed the compensation for the enslaved people on Spot Valley in the 1830s in right of wife based on her annuity of £200 p.a. This had been left to her after the death of her first husband Joseph Barrett (himself an annuitant) under the will of her father-in-law Wisdom Barrett made in 1792 and proved in 1798.

Relationships (2)

Wife → Second Husband
Widow → Deceased Husband

Addresses (1)

Walmer Lodge, Deal, Kent, South-east England, England