Edward Earl

1786 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary


Probably Ned Earl, son of white planter and attorney Edward Earl and an enslaved woman named Lucretia. Edward Earl senior was overseer on Orange Valley estate from at least Baptised 09/10/1824 in Trelawny, aged 38, at the same time has three of his younger half-brothers. Edward Earl senior bequeathed Seafield Pen in Trelawny to his 11 reputed children (the 8 youngest of whom were the children of Hardtime, also an enslaved person on Orange Valley). 10 of these children (including Ned) were manumised in 1808.

Edward Earl, age 38, was baptised in Trelawny, Jamaica 09/10/1824 at the same time as three of his younger half-brothers.


See separate entry for Edward Earl.

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

Associated Claims (1)

£53 3s 0d

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
1821 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary

Relationships (11)

Brother → Sister
Natural Son → Father
Half-brother → Half-sister
Half-brother → Half-sister
Half-brother → Half-sister
Half-brother → Half-sister