Robert Edmiston

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Resident slave-owner in Jamaica, owner of Easter Hill in St Thomas-in-the-East, Jamaica, and probably the father of the children of Ann Whyte appearing in the award for St Thomas-in-the-East No. 506. Deceased c. 1823.

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
1810 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Owner
1823 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (1)

Extra-marital relationships
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Inferred by LBS. Ann Whyte's 8 children surnamed Edmiston held enslaved people to whose labour Robert Edmiston [senior] was reportedly entitled for his...