Benjamin Carleton Howell

1797 - 1860

Claimant or beneficiary


  1. Baptised 13/06/1797 in St Michael, Barbados, son of Conrade Adams Howell and his wife Jane Carlton Howell nee Best. Married Mary Simpson in St Michael, 29/07/1823. Children baptised in St Michael: Benjamin Carleton (1825), Mary Jane (1826), Margaret Ann (1827), Conrade Adams (1829), John Simpson (1831), Elizabeth Thornhill (1833), Caroline Holligan (1837), Susan Thomas (1838), Caroline Anna (1842). One child baptised in St Luke, Old Charlton, England: Anne Goodridge (1839).

  2. Treasurer of Barbados, 1828-1840, succeeding his two elder brothers. His son John Simpson Howell later became Treasurer as well.

  3. Benjamin Carleton Howell of 5 Beaumont Street, Marylebone, age 63 was buried 11/07/1860 in All Souls, Kensel Green.


  1. batch nos. C51395-3, C51395-5, C51395-5, C51395-6 and M51395-4.

  2. Unsourced but detailed family tree at [accessed 28/082017]; see, Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 [database online] for his grandson, also Benjamin Carleton Howell, son of John Simpson Howell which gives JSH as Island Treasurer.

  3., London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].

We are grateful to Mark Dickinson for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Mary Simpson
Benjamin Carleton (1828-), Mary Jane (1826-), Margaret Ann (1827-), Conrade Adams (1829-), John SImpson (1831-1899), Elizabeth Thornhill (1833-), Caroline Holligan (1837-), Susan Thomas (1838-), Anne Goodridge (1839-), Caroline Anna (1842-)

Associated Claims (6)

£133 1s 10d
Not a claimant (Attorney)
£168 19s 11d
£456 7s 1d
£246 2s 1d
£7 15s 4d
£7 15s 4d

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
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Administrator

Relationships (9)

Step-son → Step-mother
Son → Father
Nephew → Aunt
First Cousins
Nephew → Uncle
First Cousins

Addresses (1)

5 Beaumont Street, Marylebone, London, Middlesex, London, England