St Lucia 356 (Jouvence)

16th May 1837 | 45 Enslaved | £1240 10S 11D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 316.

T71/884: claim by R.S. Robinson. Counterclaim from Archibald David Stewart and William Barron of Upper Charles st.

T71/390 p. 1523: 46 enslaved persons registered to Robert Stevenson Robinson on Jouvence in 1834.

T71/1243  Archibald David Stewart and William Barron were army agents who had a debt from George Washington Bursted [=Bensteed?], who pursued appeals v lower courts to the King in Council. Bensteed was arrested in 1832, Robert Stevenson Robinson stood security for him.


Further Information

Colony
St Lucia
Claim No.
356
Estate
Jouvence
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (2)

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