William Burt Wright I

2nd Jan 1742 - 1796


Resident slave-owner in Jamaica.

  1. Probably the William, son of James Cooper and Ann Wright born 02/01/1742 and baptised 11/01/1742 in St Elizabeth, Jamaica (from a later copy of the register). Note the year of baptism is unclear.

  2. William Burt Wright was buried at Lacovia, 05/02/1796.


Unsourced family tree: http://www.stclairresearch.com/alex/jamaica.html" [accessed 29/11/2018].

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

  2. Familysearch.org, Jamaican parish registers, St Elizabeth, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1705-1820) p. 339.

We are grateful to Paul Hitchings for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Married but no further details
William Burt Wright II

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
1807 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (6)

Father → Son
Father → Son
Father → Daughter
Father-in-law → Daughter-in-law
Uncle → Nephew