Frances Maidstone Neilson

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident in Jamaica, widow of John Neilson (d. 1800), awarded part of the compensation for the Woodside plantation in St Mary as annuitant and also the compensation for another award in St Mary.

  1. After her husband's death, she reportedly went to Britain for a number of years with her son William John Neilson (later Doctor, d. c 1828), before returning to Jamaica, where she registered enslaved people herself 1817-1832.


  1. Erna Brodber, Woodside, Pear Tree Grove P.O. (Mona, Jamaica: The University of the West Indies Press, 2004) p. 45

Further Information

William John

Associated Claims (2)

£301 14s 9d
£3,177 18s 5d
Awardee (Annuitant)

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
1821 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1800 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Annuitant

Relationships (3)

Mother → Son
Wife → Husband
Mother-in-law → Daughter-in-law