Edward Bytagh

???? - 1802


  1. Will of Edward Bytagh [late of Jamaica but now] of Kilgeverad [sic] County Galway proved 13/08/1802. In the will he left his wife a third-interest in his estate, gave legacies of £500 each to his siblings in Ireland and made Edward Bytagh, second son of his brother Dominick Bytagh, his residuary heir. He instructed his executors to sell his property in Jamaica. Dominick Beytagh [sic] was the co-heir of another Jamaican slave-owner, Henry Cuniffe (q.v.). In a codicil he said that he had forgotten to make any provision for his reputed daughter Catherine Bytagh 'mulatto girl of Jamaica', and left her an annuity of £20 p.a.


  1. PROB 11/1379/107

Further Information

Married but no further details

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
1798 [EA] - 1800 [LA] → Owner
1792 [EA] - 1792 [LA] → Owner

Addresses (1)

Kilgeveran, County Galway, Ireland