William Dardis Furlonge

???? - 19th Feb 1867

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident on Montserrat, awarded compensation as executor of his father-in-law Dudley Semper and as trustee of Elizabeth Jesse Mary Hunt.

  1. William Dardis Furlonge, bachelor of the parish of St George, married Eliza Semper by marriage, 26/08/1830. Monumental inscription in St Anthony, Montserrat: "In memory of William Dardis Furlonge who died on the 19th Feby 1867."

  2. William Dardis Furlonge was appointed Member of Council, Montserrat, 19/12/1860.

  3. Possibly another daughter, Mary Margaret Furlonge, was the niece and surviving executor of Martin Semper, a planter of Montserrat, who died in Montserrat in 1889. Martin Semper was the brother of William's wife Eliza.


Will of Dudley Semper of Montserrat 13/09/1834 PROB 11/1836. In his will, Dudley's children are listed: Michael Joseph Semper, Dudley Semper (Jr.), Thomas Semper, Peter Semper, Martin Semper, Elizabeth Semper (who married William Dardis Furlonge) , Mary Semper (who married William Shiell) and Harriet Semper.

  1. Vere Langford Oliver, Monumental Inscriptions: Tombstones of the British West Indies (Dorchester, Friary Press, 1927) p. 58.

  2. Edinburgh Gazette, 25/12/1860, p. 1682.

  3. National Probate Calendar 1889.

We are grateful to Claudia Semper for her assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Eliza Semper

Associated Claims (9)

£1,537 12s 0d
Unsuccessful claimant (Executor or executrix)
£300 7s 6d
£2,162 8s 9d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Executor or executrix)
£192 13s 0d
Awardee (Trustee)
£1,257 8s 5d
£793 9s 10d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Executor or executrix)
£2,451 10s 9d
Unsuccessful claimant (Executor or executrix)
£3,982 12s 1d
Unsuccessful claimant (Owner-in-fee)
£2,081 6s 7d
Unsuccessful claimant

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
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1824 [EA] - 1824 [LA] → Attorney

Relationships (8)

Grandson → Grandfather
Notes →
This is an inferred relationship. It is known that Michael Dardis' daughter Elizabeth Mary married William Furlonge jun. sometime between 1789 (when Dardis made his will) and 1799 (when it was proved...
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Other relatives
Notes →
Furlonge was married to Semper's niece Eliza...