George Henry Burt

1787 - 1851

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident slave-owner, 'sugar planter, merchant and speaker of the house of Assembly of St Kitts,' father of [Sir] Archibald Paull Burt (q.v.).

George Henry Burt, in his will dated 29/07/1847, bequeathed '"all my real and personal estate of all and any nature soever unto my Son Archibald Paull Burt and my Son in Law Francis Spencer Wigley to have and to hold the same to them their heirs executors administrators and assigns respectively as Tenants in Common for ever and I hereby appoint the said Archibald Paull Burt and Francis Spencer Wigley Executors of this my will ...". It was registered in the St Christopher Registry of Deeds Calendar of Entries commencing no 10509 March 19 1841, no 20701.'


Quote from [accessed 26/11/2018].

Further Information

Married but no further details
Archibald Paull

Associated Claims (5)

£141 4s 1d
£1,028 9s 0d
Unsuccessful claimant
£273 18s 9d
£2,566 5s 5d
Unsuccessful claimant
£3,686 8s 2d
Unsuccessful claimant

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
1825 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Joint owner
1828 [SY] - 1834 [EY] → Owner
1830 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (2)

Father → Son
Father-in-law → Son-in-law