James Burton

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Married Harriet Davis Davis at some point between 1817 and 1820. She was born in Jamaica but they lived during their lives together in Hackney. Awarded slave compensation in right of his wife. Deceased by 1841.

  1. May possibly be the London merchant James Burton. 1840 dissolution of partnership of James and John Burton of New City Chambers, merchants.


See entry for Harriet Davis Burton.

  1. London Gazette Issue 19977, 11/05/1841, p. 1201.

Further Information


Associated Claims (1)

£541 8s 5d

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
1820 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (1)

Husband → Wife

Addresses (1)

Hackney, London, Middlesex, London, England