13th Feb 1837 | 1 Enslaved | £30 19S 2D
Parliamentary Papers p. 295.
Award split: £26 7s 7d to Beaumont, £4 11s 7d to Ellerbeck.
1785 - 1854
Jamaican-born widow of a prominent slave-owner; resident in Britain following the death of her husband in 1818. Accused - and acquitted - of the cruel treatment of some enslaved people whom she brought to Britain with her.
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One of over 300 drawings of landscapes and enslaved people in Jamaica by William Berryman, 1808-1815.
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CITING THIS RECORD:'Jamaica Kingston 1709', Legacies of British Slave-ownership database, http://wwwdepts-live.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/claim/view/13058 [accessed 22nd August 2017].