Profile & Legacies Summary
1794 - 26th Sep 1874
Claimant or beneficiary
Son of Robert Berkeley of Spetchley Park.
- Robert Berkeley the younger 'of St Georges Hanover Square' married Henrietta Sophia Benfield 24/01/1821 at St Marylebone. Robert Berkeley was of Spetchley Park, Worcestershire: a memorial in All Saints Spetchley recorded the deaths of Henrietta Sophia 15/12/1857 and of Robert Berkeley in 1874. Death of Robert Berkeley registered Pershore, Hereford and Worcester, Q4 1874 aged 80. Will of Robert Berkeley who died 26/09/1874 at Spetchley Park proved 21/11/1874, effects under £60,000.
T71/885 British Guiana claim nos. 217 (Herstelling [?]) and 493 (Pln Welgelegen).
- Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; Kelly's Directory 1892 Worcestershire p. 190; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1874.
Henrietta Sophia Benfield
Wealth at death
Associated Claims (2)
Spetchley Park [Built]
Built by Robert Berkeley the elder from...
Spetchley Park, Spetchley, Pershore, Worcestershire, West Midlands, England