Reverend Henry Denny Berners

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Reverend Henry Denny Berners

Birthdate: (82)
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England, Kingdom of Great Britain
Death: circa January 21, 1852 (78-86)
Woolverstone, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Woolverstone, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Berners and Katharine Berners
Husband of Sarah Berners
Father of John Berners; Captain Hugh Berners; Ralph Berners and Alice Berners
Brother of Charles Berners; William Berners and Maria Jarrett

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About Reverend Henry Denny Berners

Reverend Henry Denny Berners was born on 18 September 1769 at London, England. He was the son of Charles Berners and Katherine Laroche. He married Sarah Jarrett on 8 July 1799 at Milbrook, Hampshire, England. He died circa 21 January 1852 at Woolverstone, Suffolk, England. He was buried on 24 January 1852 at Woolverstone, Suffolk, England.

He was educated at St. Mary Hall, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. He was Rector between 1801 and 1835 at Erwarton, Suffolk, England. He held the office of Archdeacon of Suffolk between 27 February 1819 and 12 January 1846.

Children of Reverend Henry Denny Berners and Sarah Jarrett

  1. John Berners b. Jul 1800, d. 31 Aug 1886
  2. Captain Hugh Berners+ b. 25 Jul 1801, d. 7 May 1891
  3. Ralph Berners+ b. 8 Feb 1803, d. 31 Jan 1858
  4. Alicia Berners b. 1804, d. 1820

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Profile & Legacies Summary

1769 - 1852

Claimant or beneficiary


Archdeacon of Suffolk 1819-1846, son of Charles Berners of Marylebone. Henry Denny Berners counterclaimed with George Capper and Capper's wife Ann[e], the daughter of George Reid of Jamaica, under a mortgage for £10,000 on the Friendship estate in Trelawny. It is not clear in what capacity Berners was acting. Under a second claim for Friendship, appears a counterclaim from 'The Rev George Capper executor of Mary Reid spinster creditor by bond and judgement and under an indenture of 9th August 1823 charging the debt on this estate'; also from 'The Rev Henry Denny Berners and the Rev Geo Capper and Ann his wife, as entitled to the interest for their lives as stated of £10,000 sterling at 5 per cent -for arrears. £2700 to Mrs Capper'. Also from Mary Reid spinster annuitant of £500 under the will of George Reid.

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Reverend Henry Denny Berners's Timeline

September 18, 1769
London, Middlesex, England, Kingdom of Great Britain
Age 30
July 25, 1801
Age 31
London, England, United Kingdom
February 8, 1803
Age 33
Age 34
January 21, 1852
Age 82
Woolverstone, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
January 24, 1852
Age 82
Woolverstone, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom