Jamaica Westmoreland 686 (York Pen)

15th Apr 1840 | 146 Enslaved | £2603 10S 2D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Not listed in Parliamentary Papers.

T71/871: claim by J. V. Purrier, as receiver. Counterclaims include Edward Jeffries Esdaile and Henry Esdaile, as submortgagees of the securities on Carrickfoyle's enslaved persons and the 57 enslaved persons 'whose survivors are now on this estate granted in the mortgage deed of 16/02/1795 and assigned to counterclaimants'. The underlying obligation was £150,000 from Geo. Reid & Co.. Counterclaim from receiver in 'Lawrence vs Reid' , admitted for 46 of the enslaved persons of the Carrickfoyle gang.    

Jamaica Almanac (1840): the Esdailes owned Hazelymph in St James.

T71/871: transfer of £797 15s 7d by Accountant General under orders of the Colonial court on 15/04/1840; transfer of residue of £1805 14s 7d on 01/12/1842.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
Westmoreland
Claim No.
686
Estate
York Pen

Associated Individuals (3)

Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Mortgagee)
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Mortgagee)
Awardee