James Henry Mitchell

1799 - 1892

Claimant or beneficiary


Absentee slave-owner in Jamaica, son and heir of James Mitchell (q.v.).

  1. James Henry Mitchell Esq., married Jane Mitchell at St Marylebone 12 Dec. 1822. In 1861 James Mitchell gentleman aged 61 was living at Heath [sic] Oxfordshire with his wife Jane (born Carshalton: possibly his first cousin, the daughter of David Mitchell of Carshalton, the father of Rowland Mitchell et al); in 1881 James Henry Mitchell born about 1801 at Richmond Surrey aged 80 was living at Hethe with his wife Jane; James Henry Mitchell born about 1799 died in 1892 aged 93 at Bicester.

  2. James Henry Mitchell of Hethe House died 21/10/1892; probate 30/11/1892 to Henry Wilmot Mitchell a captain in HM's army. Effects £13571 10s 4d in the UK.


  1. Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; 1861 and 1881 censuses online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online].

  2. Probate Calendar 1892.

Further Information

Jane Mitchell
Wealth at death
£13,571 10S 4D

Associated Claims (2)

£6,028 0s 7d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£11,437 3s 3d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

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
1829 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1829 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (3)

Son → Father
Nephew → Uncle
Nephew → Uncle

Addresses (1)

Hethe, Oxfordshire, Central England, England