Lewis Goodin Senior later Husey-Hunt

25th Jul 1786 - 1844


  1. Son of James Gale Senior senior and his wife Letitia nee Martin. James Gale Senior (d. 1797) bequeathed Saltspring in St Elizabeth to his four children as tenants in common.

  2. Married Elizabeth Husey 09/01/1809.

  3. Of Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, in 1828 and one of the attornies of the King's Bench at Westminster and a solicitor at the High Court of Chancery when his son Bernard Senior was articled to him.


PROB 11/1289/30. Ancestry.com, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online]. http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/rsenior.htm [accessed 11/02/2015]; Ancestry.com, UK, Articles of Clerkship, 1756-1874 [database online]. 'LEWIS GOODIN SENIOR (later HUSEY-HUNT) (correspondence) of Compton Castle, Compton Pauncefoot, Somerset, b. 25 Jul 1786, bapt 7 Mar 1789 at St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, educ Charterhouse, m. 9 Jan 1809 at St. Augustine’s, Bristol, ELIZABETH, youngest dau of GEORGE HUSEY, linen draper, of Salisbury, Wiltshire and later of Compton Pauncefoot and his wife JENNY, dau of WILLIAM COSTER, baker, of Salisbury. See HUSEY-HUNT late of COMPTON CASTLE – Burke’s Landed Gentry 1906 and 1925 Editions and Husey Family History. He assumed by Royal Licence on 15 Jun 1833 the names Husey-Hunt in lieu of Senior. She d. 6 Oct 1832, aged 47, and was buried at Compton Pauncefoot on 10 Oct 1832 and he d. 12 Aug 1844 at Compton Pauncefoot and was buried at Compton Pauncefoot on 17 Aug 1844 having had issue.', http://www.peerage.org/genealogy/Senior%20Family%20History1.pdf [accessed 07/01/2016]

Further Information

Elizabeth Husey

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
1817 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (5)

Son → Father
Son → Mother
Brother → Sister

Addresses (2)

Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England
Compton Castle, Old Road, Compton Pauncefoot, Somerset, South-west England, England
Notes →

Lewis Goodin Senior appears to have inherited Compton Castle from its builder John Hubert Hunt, an 'admirer' of his wife Elizabeth nee Husey.