Jamaica St Elizabeth 741 (Saltspring Pen)

6th Mar 1837 | 172 Enslaved | £3298 8S 2D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 302.

T71/870: claim from Bernard M. Senior, as owner. Counterclaim from Robert Wallace, James Hunter, James Tasker and John Robertson, as mortgagees in fee for £9940 0s 1/2d. Robert Wallace was MP for Kelly, Greenock, Scotland (q.v. and see Westmoreland claims).

T71/177 p. 339: enslaved persons registered in 1832 by John Salmon junior, as attorney for Saltspring, attorney to Messrs Seniors and [of?] Estlin [?].

T72/2594 pp. 19-20: letter to Edward Blackmore & Co., stating that there is no reason to change the award to Messrs Wallace Hunter & Co.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
St Elizabeth
Claim No.
741
Estate
Saltspring Pen
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (5)

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

Associated Estates (1)