Mary Spooner

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Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded the compensation for nine enslaved people on Charlottenburgh or Charlottenberg  estate in St Mary Jamaica. The bulk of the compensation for the estate went to the London merchants Stewart & Westmoreland (q.v.) and Anthony Davies as receiver.

  1. The estate had been associated with Hungerford Spooner, who married Harriet Luard, sister of Peter John Luard (q.v.) in 1791 and died in 1819; she died in 1833.  Mary Spooner was presumably a sister-in-law, niece by marriage or daughter-in-law of Hungerford Spooner.


T71/856 St Mary no. 21 Mary Spooner England owner-in-fee. T71/1314 28/09/1835 p. 1 shows Mary Spooner widow at King St. Finsbury Sq[uare] Middx. Charlottenburgh was shown against 'Hungerford Spooner, trustees of' in 1822 and 1823, Hungerford Spooner, in 1824, and against 'Hungerford Spooner trustee' in 1825 (Jamaica Almanac (1822, 1823, 1824, 1825)).

  1. TNA Your Archives,_planter_Jamaica [accessed 18/05/2012]; burial of Hungerford Spooner aged 64 of Seymour Place Bryanston Square 01/07/1819 at St Giles Holborn,, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].

Further Information

Married but no further details

Associated Claims (1)

£114 15s 6d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Addresses (1)

King Street, City of London, Middlesex, London, England