Helen Heath (née Ritchie)

1808 - 29th Aug 1841

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Helen Ritchie, daughter of John Ritchie and his wife Mary, baptised 26/06/1808 in St James, Jamaica. Death at Jamaica, age 33, Helen Heath, wife of William Heath of Spring Mount Estate and second daughter of the late J. Ritchie, Esq, 29/08/1841. Inherited enslaved people from Farm and Retirement estates on the death of her father in the mid-1820s.

Sources

Familysearch.org batch no. I03814-1; Gentleman's magazine Vol XVI p. 668 (December 1841).


Further Information

Maiden Name
Ritchie
Spouse
William Heath

Associated Claims (2)

£552 8S 2D
Awardee
£819 8S 11D
Awardee

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
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Other

Relationships (2)

Wife → Husband
Daughter → Father