John Allen Olton junior

1790 - 1876


Probably the son of John Allen and Ann Olton; baptised St Philip, Barbados, 13 November 1790 and also probably the John A. Olton, born in Barbados, who was recorded as living with Mary A. Olton and Elizabeth Walkinshaw, 16, a servant, in New Fish Street, St Margaret, London in the 1851 census. He is described as being a Solicitor’s Writing Clerk. His wife was born in Limehouse, London. John Olton’s age is given as being c.60. He had married Mary Ann Siburn at Saint George The Martyr, Southwark, Surrey, 31 August 1828. His financial decline appears to have been precipitous, he having sold Barbados property (albeit encumbered) for almost £75,000 in the 1810s but he being imprisoned for debt in Marshalsea in 1833. The death of John Allen Olton was registered in London City Q3 1876.


Barbados Church Records, 1637-1887, FamilySearch; 1851 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2005. (HO107/1531, folio 33, p. 21); England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 [database on-line];, John Allen Olton in the England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837-1915 [database online].

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
- 1815 [LA] → Heir
1815 [SY] - 1816 [EY] → Owner

Relationships (1)

Son → Father

Addresses (1)

New Fish Street, St Margaret, City of London, Middlesex, London, England