Helen Fairweather (née McBean)

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Claimant or beneficiary


  1. Married John Fairweather 01/10/1829 in St Mary. Five daughters baptised in St Mary: Agnes Catherine (1833), Mary Robertson and Elizabeth (both 1837), Margaret Olivia and Helen Guthrie (both 1843). John Fairweather was given as a carpenter in 1833 and 1837 and as a gentleman in 1843.

  2. Registered three female enslaved people in St Mary in 1832 as Helen Fairweather with a note 'registered by Helen McBean 28 June 1829 since married'.


Note the sequential claim numbers in St Mary strongly hint at close relations: Robert Fairweather (claim no. 32); Catherine Allen (34), Robin Fairweather (35); John Fairweather (36, 37, 38) and Helen Fairweather (39).

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

  2. T71/41 p. 160.

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

Further Information

Maiden Name
John Fairweather
Agnes Catherine, Mary Robertson (1835-), Elizabeth (1837-), Margaret Olivia (1841-), Helen Guthrie (1842-)

Associated Claims (1)

£82 7s 7d

Relationships (3)

Daughter-in-law → Mother-in-law
Wife → Husband
Daughter-in-law → Father-in-law