Martin McEachern

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Resident slave-owner in Jamaica, dead before 1807.

  1. Lieutenant in the St Thomas-in-the-East and St David militia in 1796. Captain, St.Thomas in the East and St.David Regiment, 1802

  2. Allan, a mulatto boy, aged 9 years, son of Martin McEachern was baptised at Unity in St Thomas in the East, 20/10/1788.

  3. Mr Martin McEachern and Miss Catherine Mackenzie both of St Thomas in the East were married there by licence, 20/12/1788.

  4. Catherine, daughter of Martin McEachern, gentleman, and Catherine his wife, was born 01/02/1791 and baptised 11/07/1791 in St Thomas-in-the-East.


  1. Jamaica Almanacs 1796 and 1802.

  2., Jamaican Parish Registers, St Thomas-in-the-East, Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths 1708-1821 p. 194.

  3. Ibid. p. 194.

  4. Ibid. p. 205.

We are grateful to Paul Hitchings for compiling this entry.

Further Information


Associated Estates (1)

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
1807 [EA] - 1811 [LA] → Previous owner