Jamaica Manchester 452 (Warwick)

8th Feb 1836 | 98 Enslaved | £1927 15S 11D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 25.

T71/860: successful claim under an indenture of 30th October 1829 versus William Burge (who claimed as owner on behalf of his wife).

See Burge's apologia for his ownership in ‘Slaves in the colonies’, House of Commons Parliamentary Papers 1826-7 (111) (146), where he claimed that he 'always had a great objection to possess landed property or slaves'.

Sources

Return of Public Functionaries owning Slaves in Colonies, PP1826-27 (111) (146) XXII, p. 22


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
Manchester
Claim No.
452
Estate
Warwick
Uncontested
Yes

Associated Individuals (2)

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