Alice Evelyn (née Samuda)

1797 - 15th Jul 1875

Claimant or beneficiary


Baptism of Alice Samuda, daughter of Benjamin Samuda and Anne, 06/01/1798 in Westmoreland, Jamaica.

"At Lund, in Westmoreland, on the 3rd inst, by the Rev James Dunn, Lyndon Howard Evelyn, Esq, collector of his Majesty's Customs at Savanna-le-Mer, to Alice, eldest daughter of Benjamin Samuda, esq, formerly of this island, and sister of Daniel, of Lundy."

Ten children baptised in Hanover and Westmoreland, Jamaica: Frederick (1824), Elizabeth Higginson (1825), Emma (1826), Webber Samuels (1827), Julia and William Hylton (both 1831), Caroline Owen, Alice Chambers, Frederick William and Howard (all 1837).

Living in England from at least 1861. In the census of 1861 at 71 Oakley Square, St Pancras, age 62, 'Superan collector customs', born Jamaica, with her husband Lyndon and one female servant. At Enmore Road, Croydon, in 1871, with her husband, two granddaughters and a female servant (the granddaughters were Elizabeth Caird, age 11, born in Jamaica and Alice Caird, age 10, born in the United States).

Died 15/07/1875 age 78, buried in Woolwich Cemetery.

Sources, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

The Times, 14/05/1821 p. 3. batch nos. I03817-7 and I03814-0., England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 [database online]. 'Find a grave' website, [accessed 12/01/2016].

Further Information

Maiden Name
Lyndon Howard Evelyn
At least 10 children

Associated Claims (3)

£174 9s 8d
£259 4s 9d
£485 10s 3d

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
1820 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1829 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (2)

Wife → Husband
Daughter → Father

Addresses (2)

71 Oakley Square, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, London, England
Enmore Road, Croydon, Surrey, South-east England, England