Mary Boswell then Carter (née Barker)

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Wife of John Boswell who owned Abbey Green estate in St David, Jamaica. Received an annuity of £750 Jamaican currency for life from Abbey Green after the death of her husband. By 1827 she had remarried, to Richard Carter of Cloudsley Terrace, Islington. Sister to Judith Barker [q.v.] and Ann Newman who are named in the will of her son John Matthews Boswell.


Will of John Matthews Boswell, PROB 11/1730/385.

We are grateful to James Hodsdon for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Maiden Name
[1] James Boswell [2] Richard Carter
With [1] John Matthews (1803-1827)

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
1809 [EA] - 1827 [LA] → Annuitant

Relationships (10)

Wife → Husband
Mother → Son
Mother-in-law → Daughter-in-law
Grandmother → Grandson
Grandmother → Grand-daughter
Aunt → Nephew
Aunt → Nephew
Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law

Addresses (1)

Cloudsley Terrace, Islington, London, Middlesex, London, England