Mathew Byndloss

16th Apr 1748 - 1781


Son of Robert Byndloss (1713-14-1753) and his second wife Frances. Father of Edward Risby Byndloss (q.v.).

Matthew Byndloss of St Catherine, Esquire. Estate probated in Jamaica in 1782. Slave-ownership at probate: 143 of whom 75 were listed as male and 68 as female. 37 were listed as boys, girls or children. Total value of estate at probate: £11539 Jamaican currency of which £7844 currency was the value of enslaved people. Estate valuation included £0 currency cash, £294 currency debts and £0 currency plate.


Vere Langford Oliver, Caribbeana being miscellaneous papers relating to the history, genealogy, topography, and antiquities of the British West Indies (6 vols., London, Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1910-1919) vol. 3 pp. 260-265, 'Byndloss of Jamaica'.

Trevor Burnard, Database of Jamaican inventories, 1674-1784.

Further Information

Sarah Jones
Edward Risby (1779-), Srah Whitehorne (1780-)

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
1780 [EA] - 1780 [LA] → Joint owner
1781 [EA] - 1781 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (1)

Father → Son

Inventories (1)