Madey's Estate

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Associated People (9)

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
- 1807 [LA] → Owner
1822 [SY] - → Not known

Sir William Young of Wimpole Street claimed the compensation for the 'legal estate in the premises' under indentures of 30th and 31st July 1822.

- 1798 [LA] → Owner
1763 [EA] - → Owner
1766 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder
1772 [EA] - 1782 [LA] → Owner
1820 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Owner
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession

Associated Claims (1)

£3,718 17S 7D

Estate Information (8)

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1763
[Name] [no name given]  
[Size] 110  
[Crop] sugar  
 

In 1763, the estate was 110 acres, of which 88 was under cultivation. The estate was growing sugarcane. Proprietor given as Madey senior.

 
'A topographical description of the Island of Grenada; surveyed by Monsieur Pinel in 1763... with the addition of English names, alterations of property, and other improvements to the present time' (1780), British Library Maps K. Top.123.112.b-e
1782
[Name] [no name given]  
[Size] 352  
[Crop] sugar  
 

In 1780-1782, the estate comprised 352 acres, cultivating sugarcane with a cattle mill. Proprietor given as Michel Scott, Esq.

 
'A topographical description of the Island of Grenada; surveyed by Monsieur Pinel in 1763... with the addition of English names, alterations of property, and other improvements to the present time' (1780), British Library Maps K. Top.123.112.b-e
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 161(Tot)  
[Name] Madey's Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of William Law and worked upon Madey's Estate.

 
T71/265 379-382
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 169(Tot) 92(F) 77(M)  
[Name] Madleys Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Matthew Welsh as Attorney of William Law.

 
T71/274 139
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 167(Tot) 93(F) 74(M)  
[Name] Madey's Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Matthew Welsh as Attorney of John Goodson.

 
T71/285 105
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 155(Tot) 87(F) 68(M)  
[Name] Madeys Estate  
 

In possession of Matthew Welsh attorney of John Goodson.

 
T71/299 131-132
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 150(Tot) 82(F) 68(M)  
[Name] Madeys Estate  
 

Belonging to or in the lawful possession of Matthew Welsh as Attorney of John Goodson.

 
T71/311 223-224
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 140(Tot) 79(F) 61(M)  
[Name] Madeys Estate  
 

In possession of Matthew Welsh as attorney of John Goodson.

 
T71/317 211-212