Stephen Hannaford

???? - 1850

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident slave-owner and attorney in Jamaica, dying c. 1850.

  1. Marriage "At the Parish Church of St Dorothy on the 2d inst by the Rev George Slater, Stephen Hannaford, Esq. to Anne Maria, relict of William Murray, Esq."

  2. Will of Stephen Hannaford of St Dorothy Jamaica [made in 1850] proved 15/04/1852. He left £20 to his eldest son Thomas Roberts now residing in England in full settlement of any claims against his estate. He left £2000 to two daughters, Eliza Gay (the wife of Wm. Tabois Smith) and Jane Ferguson Hannaford. The rest of his property passed to his three children by his present wife Anna Maria: Stephen, George Willett and Sarah Sophia.

  3. William Tabois Smith married Eliza Gay, eldest daughter of Stephen Hannaford Esquire 07/04/1846 in Jamaica.


  1. Royal Gazette of Jamaica 05/12/1835.

  2. PROB 11/2151/181.

  3. Gentleman's Magazine vol. 26 p. 528 (November 1846).

We are grateful to Ruth Hecht and Peter Selley for their assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

(2) Anna Maria Murray [nee Mytin]
Thomas Roberts; Eliza Gay; Jane Ferguson. With (2) Stephen; George Willett; Sarah Sophia

Associated Claims (4)

£922 9s 3d
£1,101 11s 11d
£169 7s 10d
£167 0s 3d

Associated Estates (8)

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
1832 [EA] - → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1834 [EA] - → Joint owner
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1832 [EA] - → Executor
1826 [EA] - → Attorney

Relationships (2)

Husband → Wife
Other relatives
Notes →
Milborough Daniel Smith's son William Tabois Smith married Stephen Hannaford's daughter Eliza Gay Hannaford in...