Eliza Mary Markham (née Packharnis)

1785 - 1858

Claimant or beneficiary


Eliza Mary née Packharness, born Jamaica, living in Northampton by 1841: with her sisters Sarah Ann(a) Parkinson and Frances Cox (both of whom q.v.), Eliza Mary Markham was awarded the compensation for the Carlton estate in Jamaica as owners-in-fee.  

  1. In 1851 Eliza Mary Markham born St Anns Jamaica, aged 66, widow, was living in St Giles Street Northampton with her son Henry Phillip Markham aged 35 Solicitor Clerk for the county of Northampton and daughter Mary Helen Markham aged 23 (both born St Giles, Northampton). In 1841, Eliza Markham aged 55 was living at Abington Street Northampton with husband Charles aged 60, Solicitor, and children Henry aged 20, Ann [sic] 20 and Mary aged 15, together with Harriet Parkinson aged 12 'Ind.', presumably a niece. Death of Eliza Mary Markham registered Brixworth Northamptonshire Q4 1858.

  2. Charles Markham (Clerk of Lieutenancy and of the Peace for the county of Northamptonshire) m. Eliza Mary, daughter of John Packharness of St Ann's Jamaica 23/09/1811 at Church of St Gregory by St Paul's; their daughter Anna Maria married the Rev. John Cox, son of Thomas and Frances Cox of Tottenham (presumably her cousin).


T71/857 St Ann No. 13.

  1. 1851 census online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online].

  2. Joseph Jackson Howard, ed. Visitation of England and Wales (14 vols., privately printed, 1893-1906) Vol. 2, Markham of Creaton and Northampton.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Anna Maria, Arthur Bayley, Henry Phillip, Mary Helen, Alfred, Charles, Thomas Hugh, William Orlando, John Cox, Arthur Bayley

Associated Claims (1)

£2,194 8s 3d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Associated Estates (1)

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

Relationships (3)

Daughter → Father

Addresses (2)

Abington Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, Central England, England
St Giles Street , Northampton, Northamptonshire, Central England, England