Thomas Edie

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Thomas Edie, son of Eizabeth Freeman Ripley, "a [free] mulatto woman", by Ebenezer Edie, baptised in Kingston with three of his five siblings in 1802. Bequeathed a quarter share in Hermitage estate in St Andrew, Jamaica, by his mother who died between 1826 and 1829. Hermitage was sold within a few years of Elizabeth's death.

Ebenezer Ripley Edie, son of Thomas Edie and Margaret his wife late McCormack spinster, free brown, born 17/03/1817 and baptised 01/04/1817 in Kingston, Jamaica. Alex, son of Thomas edie and Margaret his wife, free quadroons, born 05/01/18??, baptised 27/03/1819 in Kingston.

Thomas Edie registered 9 enslaved people in St Andrew in 1832: "These slaves were formerly given in by Elizabeth Freeman Ripley but now are my proportion of the Hermitage negroes".

Sources, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online]; PROB 11/1790/375; T71/137 p. 166.

Further Information

Margaret McCormack
Ebenezer Ripley (1817-), Alex

Associated Claims (1)

£208 7s 4d

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
1829 [EA] - → Executor
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (8)

Natural Son → Father
Brother → Sister
Brother → Sister
Uncle → Nephew
Uncle → Niece
Uncle → Nephew
Natural Son → Mother