Hertford

Estate Details


Associated People (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Owner
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£1,744 13S 5D

Estate Information (6)

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1817
[Number of enslaved people] 110(Tot) 56(F) 54(M)  
[Name] Hertford Estate  
 

Return of G Metcalfe Esq., owner; returned by Thomas Simpson, attorney. This entry includes the names of enslaved children's mothers. St. Paul.

 
T71/339 214-217
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 105(Tot) 54(F) 51(M)  
[Name] Hertford  
 

Returned by Isaac Atkinson, attorney of George Metcalf, owner; 3 enslaved people were brought from Bell Hill Estate. St. Paul .

 
T71/350 165
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 95(Tot) 50(F) 45(M)  
[Name] Hertford Estate  
 

Return of George Metcalfe, deceased owner; returned by Oswald Routhe as manager. St. Paul.

 
T71/358 125
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 96(Tot) 49(F) 47(M)  
[Name] Hertford  
 

Returned by D S Laidlaw as attorney for Elizabeth Metcalf, owner. St. Paul.

 
T71/359 113
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 91(Tot) 42(F) 49(M)  
[Name] Hertford  
 

Returned by John Laidlaw, registering capacity is not given; includes a full return of the enslaved. St. Paul.

 
T71/361 241 - 244
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 90(Tot) 40(F) 50(M)  
[Name] Hertford Estate  
 

Return of Mrs. Metcalfe, owner; returned by Dugald S. Laidlaw, attorney . This entry includes the names of enslaved children's mothers. Cause of death is given for the 4 enslaved people who had died. St. Paul.

 
T71/363 100