Jamaica Westmoreland 334A (Bluecastle Estate)

8th Feb 1836 | 207 Enslaved | £765 10S 10D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 63.

334B was paid into court (List E). Colvile's compensation was only for a part of the enslaved persons here (5/23rds, according to T71/871).

T71/1593 p. 73: letter, dated 22/01/1836, to Andrew Colvile re. this claim, stating: David Lyon has concluded he is entitled to only 18/23rds of the compensation, so you can have 5/23rds.

Times 09/09/1839: prints correspondence around Hill coolies in British Guiana, including a letter from Andrew Colvile to Henry Labouchere referring to his Bellevue estate .

Times 18/07/1846 p. 7: shows Andrew Colvile as a defendant in Wedderburn vs Wedderburn; the children of David Webster vs James Wedderburn, Andrew Colvile, merchants and surviving partners of Webster.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
Westmoreland
Claim No.
334A
Estate
Bluecastle Estate
Collected by
Colvile, Andrew
Uncontested
Yes

Associated Individuals (1)

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