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by vichou
Wed Oct 01, 2014 8:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Occupation: sugar planter
Replies: 5
Views: 2541

Re: Occupation: sugar planter

HI Brooklyn
Yes I suspected as much.
Thanks
vichou
by vichou
Mon May 26, 2014 1:39 am
Forum: Surnames W
Topic: WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua
Replies: 0
Views: 639

WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua

Hi there My ancestor Henry WHITE BAMFORD was baptised 20 Nov 1947 in Antigua, Father William BAMFORD, sugar planter, Mother Mary Ann. They were living at Hodges Bay. Mary Ann could possibly have the surname WHITE, as it was used as Henry's mifddle name??!! She was born about 1824 in Antigua (accordi...
by vichou
Mon May 26, 2014 1:39 am
Forum: Surnames B
Topic: WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua
Replies: 0
Views: 504

WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua

Hi there My ancestor Henry WHITE BAMFORD was baptised 20 Nov 1947 in Antigua, Father William BAMFORD, sugar planter, Mother Mary Ann. They were living at Hodges Bay. Mary Ann could possibly have the surname WHITE, as it was used as Henry's mifddle name??!! She was born about 1824 in Antigua (accordi...
by vichou
Mon May 26, 2014 1:39 am
Forum: Antigua
Topic: WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua
Replies: 0
Views: 715

WHITE, BAMFORD - Antigua

Hi there My ancestor Henry WHITE BAMFORD was baptised 20 Nov 1947 in Antigua, Father William BAMFORD, sugar planter, Mother Mary Ann. They were living at Hodges Bay. Mary Ann could possibly have the surname WHITE, as it was used as Henry's mifddle name??!! She was born about 1824 in Antigua (accordi...
by vichou
Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Occupation: sugar planter
Replies: 5
Views: 2541

Re: Occupation: sugar planter

Hi Cathy Thanks for that Cathy. I believe he died between 1847 and 1871. His wife and children were back in England for 1871 Census and she was a widow. The Antigua Death Register has deaths for 1862-1865 then [1870?]-1878, so a slim chance that his death is recorded in them. Births and Marriages ar...
by vichou
Wed Jun 13, 2012 2:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Occupation: sugar planter
Replies: 5
Views: 2541

Occupation: sugar planter

HI there On my grandfathers baptism record (1847 Hodges Bay, Antigua), it says his father was a "sugar planter". Was a "sugar planter" usually a land owner? or a manager? How could a man born in London in 1817, become a "sugar planter" in the West Indies in 1845? I have baptism records for 2 childre...
by vichou
Wed Jun 13, 2012 2:42 am
Forum: Research specialties - Locations, properties, estates, etc.
Topic: Occupation: sugar planter
Replies: 0
Views: 948

Occupation: sugar planter

HI there On my grandfathers baptism record (1847 Hodges Bay, Antigua), it says his father was a "sugar planter". Was a "sugar planter" usually a land owner? or a manager? How could a man born in London in 1817, become a "sugar planter" in the West Indies in 1845? I have baptism records for 2 childre...
by vichou
Wed Jun 13, 2012 2:23 am
Forum: Antigua
Topic: BAMFORD - Antigua
Replies: 0
Views: 767

BAMFORD - Antigua

My Gt grandfather, William BAMFORD was born in London, England 1817. He married Mary Ann (surname unknown) about 1845. Mary Ann was born in Antigua about 1824. Children - William Frederick Bamford baptised 1845 Antigua, father sugar planter - Henry White Bamford baptised 1847 Antigua, father sugar p...
by vichou
Wed Jun 13, 2012 2:23 am
Forum: Surnames B
Topic: BAMFORD - Antigua
Replies: 0
Views: 602

BAMFORD - Antigua

My Gt grandfather, William BAMFORD was born in London, England 1817. He married Mary Ann (surname unknown) about 1845. Mary Ann was born in Antigua about 1824. Children - William Frederick Bamford baptised 1845 Antigua, father sugar planter - Henry White Bamford baptised 1847 Antigua, father sugar p...

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