Jamaica St James 29 (Lethe Estate)

No Date | 252 Enslaved | £4866 16s 3d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 307.

T71/873: claim from Samuel Anderson, of St James, as receiver in the cause of Anderson vs Shedden. John Anderson counterclaimed as mortgagee and annuitant in right of his wife.

Jamaica Almanac (1828): Lethe estate registered to Robt. Anderson, with 259 enslaved persons.

Jamaica Almanac (1833): Lethe estate registered to Robt. Anderson, a minor.

T71/1608: letter, dated 28/12/1835, from Mayhew & Johnston, referring to a claim by Samuel Anderson and a counterclaim from John Anderson, of Anspach House, Southampton, Hampshire, also as receiver, mortgagee and in right of his wife as annuitant: 'there has been and is now a negotiation on foot for Mr Samuel Anderson to withdraw his claim', asking 'whether there is any possibility of Mr Samuel Anderson obtaining possession of the compensation money because such formal notice [of counterclaim] has not been given him'.

Further Information

St James
Claim No.
Lethe Estate

Associated Individuals (2)

Claimants in List E or Chancery cases (Receiver)
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Mortgagee)

Associated Estates (1)