Mary Alexandrina Barberry (or Barbary) Gordon

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Probably daughter-in-law of Larchin Gordon I (q.v.), and wife and then widow of William Gordon (q.v.) of Lemon Hall.

  1. Baptism of Mary Alexandrina Burberry [also given as Burbury] McKenzie, daughter of Alexander McKenzie and Mary, in Clarendon 1774.

  2. Three children - Alexander McKenzie Gordon; Larchin Gordon; and Mary Kellett Gordon - are shown as born to or baptised by William Gordon and Mary Alexandrina Burbury [Gordon], n.d., in England.


J.M. Bulloch The making the West Indies: the Gordons as colonists [n.d., privately printed] shows her as the seventh child of Larchin Gordon, but adds that William Gordon's wife was shown as Alexandrina Barberry in 1794, [accessed 27/01/2017].

  1., Jamaica, Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1879 [database online]

  2., England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 [database online].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Mary Alexandrina Burberry Gordon

Associated Claims (2)

£2,763 8s 7d
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases (Annuitant)
£902 11s 0d
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases (Owner-in-fee)

Associated Estates (1)

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
1834 [EA] - → Annuitant

Relationships (2)

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