John Hilton

No Dates


  1. Owner of 31 enslaved people and 12 stock in St Ann, Jamaica, in 1792, possibly on Scarborough or Enfield estates.

  2. Probably the John Hilton who married Sarah Lawrence in St Ann, 03/03/1776. James Lawrence, son of John Hilton and his wife Sarah, was born 06/08/1778 and baptised 12/03/1780 in St Ann, Jamaica. Allen, son of John Hilton and his wife Sarah, was born [blank] and baptised 02/01/1783 in St Ann.


  1. 'A List of slaves and stock in the parish of St Ann taken the 28th March 1792 pursuant to order of the Honourable House of Assembly... transcribed from papers presented to the British Museum by Charles E. Long ref. Add. 12435' transcribed at

  2., Jamaica parish registers, St Ann, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1768-1839 pp. 22, 28, 31.

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

Further Information

Sarah Lawrence
James Lawrence (1778-1836), Allen (?-1818)

Relationships (5)

Father → Son
Father → Son
Father-in-law → Daughter-in-law
Grandfather → Grandson
Grandfather → Grandson