Elizabeth Sarsfield Lord

1787 - 1851

Claimant or beneficiary


Elizabeth Sarsfield Lord was christened 1 June 1788 in St Philip, Barbados, the daughter of John and Bathsheba Lord. She was buried in St Philip's Parish Church, 2 June 1851, aged 64. Her age at death thus gives her birth year as either 1787 or 1788.

She lived, unmarried, at the family mansion, Long Bay Castle, until her death, surviving all her siblings.


Family Search: Caribbean Births and Baptisms, 1590-1928; Colonel A. H. Wightwick Haywood, 'Sam Lord and his Castle' in James C. Brandow Genealogies of Barbados Families (1983), pp. 388-401. [Originally in the Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, XXX (1963), pp. 114-26.]

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Elizabeth S. Lord

Associated Claims (1)

£710 13s 2d

Associated Estates (3)

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 [SY] - 1834 [EY] → Owner

Her brother, Samuel Hall Lord, conveyed his half-share in Long Bay to her in 1817; but this appears to have been a legal device because of his financial and legal difficulties. She re-conveyed her share to him in 1834. See notes on Samuel Lord's association with the estate.

1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
11817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

For the Lord family see notes on the Long Bay estate.

Relationships (5)

Sister → Brother
Daughter → Father
Daughter → Mother
Sister → Brother