William Fairweather

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Attorney for Robert Fairweather (q.v.).

Robert Fairweather had an illegitimate son, William with his "good housekeeper" Catherine Allen, baptised in St Ann in 1819 and named in his father's will as one of his residuary legatees. This may be the William Fairweather who became Robert's attorney, or another relative.

Note a William Fairweather was awarded compensation for the ownership of 1 enslaved person in St Mary in 1834; this may be the man who was Robert's attorney and/or the illegitimate son.


See separate entries for Robert Fairweather and Catherine Allen for more information and family relationships.

See also St Mary claim no. 249.

We are grateful to David Barker for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Associated Claims (3)

£463 17s 1d
£91 15s 0d
£244 7s 0d

Associated Estates (3)

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] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1829 [EA] - → Attorney