Worleston, Nantwich near Chester (Cheshire)
Built 1st Jan 1816
Built 1816 for William (Hilton) Cooke (1787-1829), the father of William Hilton Cooke (1814-1879)
???? - 22nd Jun 1761
"Free quadroon woman" and mother of eleven children; independently wealthy, perhaps through legacies left her by her partners James Tierney (died 1784) and Ebenezer Robertson (died 1825).
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One of over 300 drawings of landscapes and enslaved people in Jamaica by William Berryman, 1808-1815.
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