Elfrida Byles (née Duncan)

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Claimant or beneficiary


Elfrida or Elfreda Byles, nee Duncan, wife of Nathaniel Byles (q.v.).

  1. Daughter of William Duncan and his wife Elizabeth Ford nee Smith. Born 25/06/1814 and baptised 24/07/1814 in St Catherine, Jamaica. Her parents had married in St Catherine in 1812.

  2. Married Nathaniel Byles at some point before 1834. Three children baptised in St Catherine: Jane Hodge (1834), William Duncan (1835) and Theophilus Lynch (1837).

  3. Elfrida Byles, age 71, widow Nathaniel Byles, died in Jamaica 30/10/1885. The informant was Cordelia Byles.


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

  2. Ibid.

  3. Familysearch.org, Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999 [database online].

Further Information

Maiden Name
Nathaniel Byles
Jane Hodge (1834-), William Duncan (1835-), Theophilus Lynch (1837-)

Associated Claims (1)

£526 7s 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
1834 [EA] - → Joint owner

Relationships (5)

Wife → Husband
Grand-daughter → Grandfather
Daughter → Father
Sister → Brother
Daughter → Mother