Benjamin Jeffery

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Owner of Prospect estate in Berbice in 1818, then co-owner with B.T. Claxton in 1825. Probably connected with the Jeffery family of Hunstpill, Somerset: the remains of Francis Jeffery, son of Francis Jeffery of Huntspill, were reburied in 1816 at Huntspill after his death in Berbice aged 36 in 1813.

Sources [accessed 31/03/2016].

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
1818 [EA] - 1818 [LA] → Owner
1825 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Joint owner