Jamaica St George 324 (Gray's Inn Castle)

28th Nov 1836 | 254 Enslaved | £4323 1s 10d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 300.

 

T71/869: claim by Robert Fairweather, of St Mary, and Henry Elmslie, of St Thomas-in-the-East, on behalf of James and William Elmslie, and the trustees of the heirs of John Elmslie. Counterclaim by Augustus Forster, Edmund Forster, William Elmslie and Charles John Bloxam, 'For a contingent Rent charge of £400 per annum and portion of £8000' under 'Deed dated 29 May 1810, will dated 24 Feb 1821'.

 

T71/163 p. 123: enslaved persons registered by Robert Fairweather, as attorney to the heirs of the late John Elmslie.

 

Jamaica Almanac (1833): shows John Elmslie, of Gray's Inn, London.

 

See also St Thomas-in-the-East claim no. 468.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
St George
Claim No.
324
Estate
Gray's Inn Castle
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (5)

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Associated Estates (1)