Rev. Kenrick Francis Saunders

1764 - 9th Jun 1853

Claimant or beneficiary


Prebendary of Salisbury Cathedral, counterclaimed apparently unsuccesfully on the Morgan Lewis estate in Barbados for a legacy left to his wife amounting to £2740 sterling, also creditor by judgement 11/08/1819 for £982 10s. The compensation was paid to Scawen Kenrick Gibbons (q.v.), the brother-in-law of Rev. Kenrick Francis Saunders.

  1. Rev. Kenrick Saunders married 'Miss Gibbons', eldest daughter of the late Rev. Scawen Kenrick Gibbons in 1807. Rev. Scawen Kenrick Gibbons (1755-1801) was the son of Sir John Gibbons 2nd bart., and uncle of Sir John Gibbons 4th bart. (q.v.) and Robert Kenrick Gibbons (q.v.), and the father of the Scawen Kenrick Gibbons of the Morgan Lewis award.

  2. Saunders, Kenrick Francis 1775-83. Son of Rev. Erasmus Saunders, b. 19/06/1764, baptised 09/07/1764 at St Martin-in-the-Fields; matric. Oxford Merton College 11/04/1783. BA 1786, MA 1789. Preb[endary] of Salisbury 1805-1853, married Kitty, dau[ghter] of Scawen Kenrick Gibbons, d. 09/06/1853 at Southsea.

  3. Will of Rev. Kenrick Francis Saunders clerk of Brighthelmstone made 20/03/1834 and proved 04/07/1853. He left an annuity of £400 p.a to his wife Kitty, £10,000 to his daughter and the bulk of his estate to his son Erasmus.


T71/899 Barbados No. 4601. CC from Revd Kenrick Francis Saunders of Brighton.

  1. The Athenaeum Vol. 1 1807 'Domestic Occurrences' p. 431; CCEd [database online] Person ID 37549, ordination only.

  2. Eton College Register 1753-1790.

  3. PROB 11/2176/30.

Further Information

Kitty Gibbons
Eton [1775-1783 ]
Oxford (Merton) [1783-1786 ]
Church of England

Associated Claims (1)

£3,577 1s 0d
Unsuccessful claimant

Relationships (2)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
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Kenrick Francis Saunders married Kitty, daughter of Rev. Scawen Kenrick Gibbons, after the latter's...

Addresses (1)

Brighton, Sussex, South-east England, England
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Of Brighton at the time of slave-compensation