British Guiana 167 (Plantation Friends)

25th Jan 1836 | 272 Enslaved | £14689 12S 3D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 317.

T71/885: claim by William Forsyth, as owner. Counterclaim from the Winter family, as mortgagees.  Counterclaim by Smith Payne & Smith, for 2 mortgages of £8050 and £14868 and upwards. The second counterclaim was admitted. William Forsyth had mortgaged the plantation to Nathaniel Winter and John Innes in 1825; assigned to Freshfield and Beadnell as trustees for Smith Payne & Smith in 1834.


Further Information

Colony
British Guiana
Claim No.
167
Estate
Plantation Friends
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (2)

Unsuccessful claimant (Owner-in-fee)
Awardee (Mortgagee)