Tower Hill Estate

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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
1800 [EA] - 1801 [LA] → Owner
1810 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1839 [EA] - → Not known

Associated Claims (1)

£3,537 10S 0D

Estate Information (28)

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1798
[Name] Towerhill  
[Crop] Sugar  
 

Plotted in St Mary as a sugar estate with a cattle mill in James Robertson's 1804 map of Jamaica.

 
To the King's most excellent Majesty, this map of the island of Jamaica, constructed from actual surveys. . . (London, J. Robertson, 1804), based on Robertson's survey of the county of Middlesex which he compeleted in 1798.
1799
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by Joseph Stewart.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/25 67-68
1800
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, pimento  
 

Property of John Scott Esq. Account filed by Joseph Stewart for the period to 27/10/1800.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/27 123
1800
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, pimento  
 

Property of John Scott Esq. Account filed by John Lynch as overseer for the period 27/10/1800 to 31/12/1800.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/27 123-124
1801
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The property of John Scott Esq and under the care and direction of Abraham Hodgson Esq. Account filed by John Lynch.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/29 11
1801
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The property of John Scott Esq and under the care and direction of Abraham Hodgson Esq. Account filed by Mathew Hill.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/29 8
1810
[Number of enslaved people] 304(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 184  
 

Registered to Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Mary.htm. The 1811 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter for 1810, hence the earlier evolution date.
1811
[Number of enslaved people] 304(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 184  
 

Registered to Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812mar.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 202(Tot)  
[Name] Tower-Hill  
[Stock] 98  
 

Registered to Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 194(Tot) 87(F) 107(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Abraham Hodgson, owner.

 
T 71/33 969-974
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 196(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 82  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 194(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill & Broad Leaf  
[Stock] 71  
 

Registered to Honorable Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 188(Tot) 88(F) 104(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Abraham Hodgson, owner.

 
T 71/34 143v-144
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 191(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 92  
 

Registered to Honorable Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_04.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 190(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 85  
 

Registered to Honorable Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 186(Tot) 86(F) 100(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Abraham Hodgson, owner.

 
T 71/35 232-234
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 189(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 83  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 179(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 69  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 178(Tot) 87(F) 91(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Abraham Hodgson, owner [decrease by deaths].

 
T 71/36 491-492
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 180(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 51  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al03.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 186(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al07.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 193(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
[Stock] 62  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 198(Tot) 100(F) 98(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Abraham Hodgson, owner [increase by births and by purchase].

 
T 71/38 [unpaginated]
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 195(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 189(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 183(Tot) 96(F) 87(M)  
[Name] Tower Hill Estate  
 

Henry Cox, attorney to the Honble. A Hodgson, owner [decrease by deaths].

 
T 71/41 106
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 191(Tot)  
[Name] Tower Hill  
 

Registered to Hon. Abraham Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1839
[Name] Towerhill  
[Size] 723  
 

Registered to Isaac Scott Hodgson.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/AL40Mary.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.