Albertina Sophia Candida Frederica Bird

1781 - 1846

Claimant or beneficiary


Albertina (given as Albertine) Bird (née Haase), widow of Thomas Bird, inherited Content estate in St Andrew, Jamaica, from David Haase.

  1. In 1841 Albertina Bird aged 60 Independent, born F[oreign parts], was living at Chapel Row, Calverley, Pudsey Yorkshire with daughters Juliana 25 and Augusta 20, both born S[cotland].  Death of Albertina Bird registered Q2 1846 Bradford Yorkshire. Albertina Sophia Haase Bird, daughter of Thomas and Albertina Bird, was born 21/02/1812 and baptised at Ayr 22/03/1812: she married Q1 1839. Mary Cornelia Haase Bird, daughter of Thomas and Albertina Bird, baptised at Ayr 02/05/1813. Julianna Elizabeth Bird, daughter of Thomas Bird and Albertina Haase, baptised at Ayr 10/09/1815.

  2. Content or Content Mountain in St Andrew is shown as owned by David Haase in 1811 and 1812, then as the estate of David Haase through to 1840.


T71/857 St Andrew claim no. 155.

  1. 1841 census online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; IGI; England and Wales FreeBMD Marriage Index 1837-1915; General Register Office for Scotland, OPR Births 578 060 065; General Register Office for Scotland OPR Births 578 060 087; General Register Office for Scotland OPR Births 578 060 137.

  2. Jamaica Almanacs (1811, 1812 and 1816-1840).

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Albertine Bird
Thomas Bird
Albertina Sophia Haase, Julianna Elizabeth, Mary Cornelia Haase

Associated Claims (1)

£2,714 5s 8d

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
1834 [EA] - → Tenant-in-common

Addresses (3)

York, Yorkshire, Yorkshire, England
Ayr, Ayrshire, Southern Scotland, Scotland
Chapel Row, Calverley, Bradford, Yorkshire, Yorkshire, England