Eliza Baines (née Greville)

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Joint owner of a group of enslaved people in Kingston with her husband George Baines. A number of these enslaved people had previously belonged to Ann Greville.

  1. Very likely the George Baines and his wife Eliza who had a son, George Greville Baynes [sic] born 12/06/1811 and baptised 17/07/1811 in Kingston, both parents given as "free quadroons". The baptisms of three more children give the mother's maiden surname as Greville: Alexander and Eliza Greville (both 1822) and Edward (1823). Another daughter Ann Greville was baptised in 1827.


  1. Familysearch.org, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

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

Further Information

Maiden Name
George Baines
George Greville, Alexander, Eliza Greville, Edward, Ann Greville

Associated Claims (1)

£276 19s 6d

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
1820 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Joint owner
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (3)

Wife → Husband
Mother → Son
Legatee → Testator