Philip Henry Livingston

1769 - 1831


Son of Philip Ph. Livingston (q.v.). Baptised in Kingston Jamaica, but from an American Revolutionary family, and grandson of a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Philip Henry Livingston had a daughter Christiana Williams, later Freeman, with Barbara Williams, reportedly an enslaved woman whom he brought from Jamaica to the US.


Dahleen Glanton, 'A Family Affair In Black And White: Two Clans Discover The Secret Of Their Common Roots', Chicago Tribune 10/03/1997, [accessed 05/02/2018].

We are grateful to David Martial Alexander for his help with this entry.

Further Information

A will but no further details

Associated Estates (4)

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
1791 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Owner
1793 [EA] - 1793 [LA] → Joint owner
1791 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Owner
1791 [EA] - 1795 [LA] → Not known

Relationships (2)

Son → Father