William Caldwell

???? - 1826


Resident slave-owner, dying c. 1826. Probably previously partner with Peter McKinlay or McKinley (q.v.), and husband of Grace nee Hine.

  1. The inscription recorded at Kingston Parish Church to William Caldwell is confusing but probably refers to William Caldwell of Kingston (q.v.): WILLIAM CALDWELL, ESQ., ALDERMAN OF THIS CITY MEM. OF ASSLY FOR ST. DOROTHY. BORN MAY 15, 1771, AT BEVINGTON BUSH, NEAR LIVERPOOL, AND DIED JANY. 29, 1819, IN HIS 45th [sic] YEAR, AFTER A RESIDENCE OF 26 YEARS IN THIS ISLAND.


  1. Monumental Inscriptions, Kingston Parish Churchyard

Further Information


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
1820 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Previous owner
1809 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Other

Previous owner of enslaved people sold to this estate and later reclaimed, apparently for his creditors.

Relationships (2)

Husband → Wife
Business partners
Notes →
Tentative association only. The partnership appears to have been dissolved c....