Samuel Athill Turner

1805 - 1849

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Apparently resident on Antigua in the 1830s but subsequently back in Britain. Awarded the compensation for the enslaved people on George Byam's on Antigua as trustee of Samuel Athill.

  1. Son of Charles Turner of Liverpool (q.v.). Baptised 10/07/1805 St George Derby Square Liverpool. Chief Baron of the Exchequer of Antigua 1842. Death registered Q3 1849 Bath Somerset.

  2. Will of Samuel Athill Turner of 15 Circus Bath proved 01/11/1849. Under his will he left his estate in trust for his wife and their children if any, but in the event of the pair dying without issue, he left unspecified property in Antigua covered by his marriage settlement to his brother Edward Tindal Turner and specific acreage there (which must have been in his own name ) to his brother Horace Turner.


Sources

T71/877 Antigua no. 126.

  1. http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Liverpool-Central/stgeorge/baptisms_1797-1813.html [accessed 12/06/2012]; CO 7/72/32 05/09/1842; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online] (indexed as Samuel At[hk]ill Turner).

  2. PROB 11/2103/290.


Further Information

Absentee?
Transatlantic

Associated Claims (3)

£716 13s 10d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Assignee)
£2,075 15s 9d
Unsuccessful claimant (Assignee)
£932 4s 2d
Awardee (Administrator)

Relationships (2)

Son → Father
Son → Mother

Addresses (1)

15 Circus, Bath, Somerset, South-west England, England