Sarah White

No Dates


Slave-owner in Manchester, Jamaica. Alive in 1817 but deceased by 1820. Her enslaved people were inherited by Eliza Abell.

  1. Eliza Abell, reputed daughter of William Abell by Sarah White, a "free mulatto", born 10/01/1808 and baptised 03/08/1813 in St Elizabeth.

  2. Possibly also Sarah White "free mulatto", whose three reputed children by Henry Palmer (q.v.) were baptised in St Elizabeth, 1802-1826.

  3. James White, aged 25, a "negro" belonging to Sarah White, "free mulatto", was also baptised in St Elizabeth on 03/08/1813.


  1., Jamaican Parish Registers, St Elizabeth, Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1705-1820 pp. 176.

  2. Ibid. pp. 105, 117.

  3. Ibid. p. 177.

We are grateful to Paul Hitchings for his assistance with compiling this entry.

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
1817 [EA] - → Owner
1820 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (2)

Extra-marital relationships
Mother → Natural Daughter