Henry Lindow Lindow formerly Rawlinson

1777 - 1848

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded part of the compensation for the enslaved people on Fountain and Kearton's estates on St Vincent. Born Henry Lindow Rawlinson, son of Henry Rawlinson, assumed the surname Lindow in 1792 after inheriting the property of his uncle William Lindow (q.v.).

  1. Son of Henry (Rawlinson) of Liverpool arm., matriculated Christ Church Oxford 18/4/1795 aged 17, of Lower Slaughter Gloucs, assumed name of Lindon [sic] in lieu of Rawlinson 1792, died 1847 [sic].  Married Charlotte Elizabeth Barnard 30/8/1819 in Suffolk; Burial of Henry Lindow Lindow of Lower Slaughter, Stow-in-the-Wold, Gloucestershire aged 71 at All Souls Kensal Green 30/11/1848.

  2. The announcement of Henry Lindow Rawlinson's change of name identifies both Henry Rawlinson and William Lindow as of Lancaster.

  3. Will of Henry Lindow Lindow of Lower Slaughter Gloucestershire proved 22/02/1849. Under the will he left his estate in trust for his wife for life and then to be divided equally between his three children, Henry William, Charles Thomas and Louisa Elizabeth. Charles Thomas Lindow left £11,000 in 1864; William Lindow became a stockbroker and died in 1887 leaving approximately £18,000; Louisa Elizabeth Lindow married at St John's Paddington 06/12/1856 Charles Paget Fitzhardinge Berkeley, later 3rd Baron Fitzhardinge of Bristol.


T71/892 St Vincent nos. 550 and 636.

  1. Ancestry.com, Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online]; Ancestry.com, England & Wales Marriages and Banns 1837-2005 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online]; Ancestry.com, The county families of the United Kingdom, or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of Great Britain and Ireland [database online].   

  2. London Gazette, Issue 13416, 15/05/1792, p. 316.

  3. PROB 11/2088/159; National Probate Calendar 1864 and 1887; Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Henry Lindow Lindow
Charlotte Elizabeth Barnard
Louisa Elizabeth, Henry William, Charles Thomas
Oxford (Christ Church) [1795 ]

Associated Claims (2)

£3,127 11s 8d
£178 18s 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
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1792 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (2)

Nephew → Uncle
Son → Father

Addresses (1)

Lower Slaughter, Stow-in-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England