Jamaica St Catherine 514 (Taylor's Caymanas)

7th Aug 1837 | 286 Enslaved | £2514 4S 1D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 285.

T71/852: awarded to James Erving, Glasgow, owner-in-fee. [sic, James Ewing]. Counterclaim from Peter Margetson Wallace esq, whose wife Louisa had an annuity of £130 p.a., the priority disputed.

Joseph Sturge and Thomas Harvey, The West Indies in 1837 (London, Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1838) p. 185: 'a still finer property' than Ellis's Caymanas, belongs to ---- EWING of Glasgow. 'The resident attorney is arbitrary in his ideas of government, and finds ample employment for the Special Magistrate.'


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
St Catherine
Claim No.
514
Estate
Taylor's Caymanas
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (2)

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

Associated Estates (1)