23rd Nov 1835 | 1 Enslaved | £19 10s 10d
Parliamentary Papers p. 2.
T71/852: awarded to James Lewis, England, in right of wife.
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Free person of colour, slave-owner in Jamaica. Long-term partner and later wife of Thomas Legal Yates. Living in Britain from the mid-1830s until her death in 1873.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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CITING THIS RECORD:'Jamaica St Catherine 237', Legacies of British Slavery database, http://wwwdepts-live.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/claim/view/18439 [accessed 29th November 2021].