Jamaica St Thomas-in-the-East, Surrey 117 (Golden Grove)

9th Nov 1835 | 416 Enslaved | £7483 10S 6D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 48.

T71/867: awarded to Rev. George Turner, Francis Love Beckford, Francis Love Beckford the younger, trustees of Chaloner Archdeckne [sic].

Joseph Sturge and Thomas Harvey, The West Indies in 1837 (London, Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1838) p. 316-8: attorney on the estate was Thomas McCornock, alludes to the 'little brick church, built by the proprietor', but no identification of owner.

See James A. Thome and Joseph H. Kimball, Emancipation in the West Indies: A six months' tour in Antigua, Barbadoes, and Jamaica in the year 1837 (New York, American Anit-slavery Society, 1838) p. 294 for a hostile view of Thomas McCornock.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
St Thomas-in-the-East, Surrey
Claim No.
117
Estate
Golden Grove
Collected by
Smith, GR of Smiths [AS, SGS, GRS etc.]
Uncontested
Yes

Associated Individuals (3)

Awardee (Trustee)
Awardee
Awardee