British Guiana 2020

24th Oct 1836 | 5 Enslaved | £236 6S 11D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 319.

T71/887: claim by J., T. and A. Douglas & co., as owners. Counterclaim from J.A. Bischof, referring to an act of donation of 15 enslaved persons dated 09/11/1820. Denied by the claimant. The award was made to the trustees (transfer and trust deed) John Douglas, of Glasgow, a merchant, and J.B. Moens, of Bishopsgate St., London, a merchant, to pay the interest to J.A. Bischof, the tenant for life, and after his death to pay the amount to the parties entitled.


Further Information

Colony
British Guiana
Claim No.
2020
Contested
Yes

Associated Individuals (4)

Awardee (Trustee)
Awardee
Unsuccessful claimant
Unsuccessful claimant