Jamaica St Catherine 542 (Ellis Caymanas)

30th Jan 1836 | 153 Enslaved | £2740 13S 8D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 285.

T71/857: awarded to Lord Seaford and Charles Parker Ellis, England, owners-in-fee.

Joseph Sturge and Thomas Harvey, The West Indies in 1837 (London, Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1838) p. 184: Joseph Gordon was the attorney; 'the free children receive the same attention as during slavery'; 'Complaints are rarely brought before the magistrate'; the hospital is 'a good building but very dirty'; p. 185 'an attempt has been made to establish a school, but without success.'


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
St Catherine
Claim No.
542
Estate
Ellis Caymanas
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (2)

Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)