Sarah Stiles

No Dates


  1. Grace Philippa, daughter of Sarah Stiles, "a quadroon", by Thomas Philip Ainslie, was born 30/11/1802 and baptised 01/02/1803 in Kingston, Jamaica. Sarah Stiles registered enslaved people in St David and Kingston in 1826 and 1829 as agent to her daughter.

  2. Grace Philippa Ainslie married James Mather in Jedburgh, Scotland in 1828. She lived in South Shields, County Durham, until her death in 1881.


  1., Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online]; T71/102 184; T71/110 180; T71/142 281; T71/143 253.

  2. See separate entry for Grace Philippa Mather nee Ainslie.

We are grateful to David Barker for his assistance with compiling this entry.

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
1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (2)

Mother-in-law → Son-in-law
Mother → Natural Daughter