Edward Hooper Senhouse

???? - 22nd May 1863

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded the compensation for the enslaved people on Lower Grays in Barbados. In Barbados in the 1830s.

  1. Son of William Senhouse. Married Elizabeth Bishop Spooner, daughter of John Spooner of 46 Upper Gower Street. When Edward Hooper Senhouse [junior] was baptised at St Pancras in 1818 his parents address was shown as 46 Upper Gower Street. Letters of administration of the estate of Edward Hooper Senhouse who died 22/05/1863 at Worthing on the Island of Barbados proved 24/10/1864 by William Wood Senhouse the attorney of the widow Elizabeth Bishop Senhouse, effects under £100.


T71/900 Barbados no. 5286

  1. Vere Langford Oliver, Caribbeana being miscellaneous papers relating to the history, genealogy, topography, and antiquities of the British West Indies (6 vols., London, Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1910-1919), Vol II p 217: 02/12/1815 Edward A [sic] Senhouse married Elizabeth Bishop Spooner, daughter of the Hon John Spooner junior. John Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland enjoying territorial possessions or high official rank, but uninvested with heritable honours (4 vols., London, Henry Colburn, 1835-1838), vol. 1 p. 217-218: Edward Hooper Senhouse, a lieutenant in the Royal Navy, son of William Senhouse, Surveyor General in Barbados [d. 1800], married 1815 Elizabeth Bishop Spooner, dau. of John Spooner of Barbados; Ancestry.com, London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1864.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Edward H. Senhouse
Elizabeth Bishop Spooner
Edward Hooper;
Wealth at death

Associated Claims (1)

£3,297 8s 4d

Associated Estates (2)

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
1829 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1829 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (7)

Son → Father
Son → Mother
Husband → Wife
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Son-in-law → Father-in-law

Addresses (2)

46 Upper Gower Street, London, Middlesex, London, England
Money Hill, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, South-east England, England
Notes →

Dec. 10 (Birth) On the 19th October, at Money Hill near Rickmansworth (England), the Lady of Edward H. Senhouse, Esq. (of this Island), of a son and heir.