Sarah Elizabeth White

1783 - 8th Jun 1858

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded the compensation for eight enslaved people in Barbados.

  1. In 1851 Sarah E. White 'wife' married aged 68 funded property born Barbados was living in Daniel Street, Bathwick, Bath with daughter Mary Ann[a] Drayton 'interest of money' aged 43 born Barbados. The death of Sarah Elizabeth White was registered at Bath Q2 1858. Will of Sarah Elizabeth White late of 28 Henrietta Street Bath who died 08/06/1858 proved by Mary Anna Drayton 27/10/1858, effects under £6000 resworn December 1858 under £7000.

  2. The will of Mary Anna Drayton herself, formerly of 6 Rivers Street but late of 1 James Square Bath who died 17/03/1890 was proved 15/05/1890 by George Henry Alleyne of 4 Queen Square Bristol and Rev. Edward Owen of Bradwell Essex, personal effects £28,639 16s 6d.


T71/896 Barbados no. 1953, which gives her as 'Sarah E. White' and identifies her as 'of Great Britain.'

  1. 1851 census online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1858.

  2. National Probate Calendar 1890.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Sarah E. White
Married but no further details
Mary Anna

Resworn from £6000 at probate.

Wealth at death

Associated Claims (1)

£106 17s 0d

Addresses (2)

Bath, Somerset, South-west England, England
Daniel Street, Bathwick, Bath, Somerset, South-west England, England