Spring Garden

Estate Details


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
1753 [SY] - 1762 [LA] → Owner
- 1753 [EY] → Owner
1741 [EA] - 1742 [LA] → Other

The estate was shown as 'under the care of' Mrs Elizabeth Trehee

1741 [EA] - 1742 [LA] → Previous owner
1764 [EA] - 1769 [LA] → Joint owner
1764 [EA] - 1769 [LA] → Joint owner
1770 [EA] - 1801 [LA] → Owner
1779 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder
1798 [EA] - 1801 [LA] → Other

In possession of trustees of Richard Beckford and Rice James


Notes

See also JA 174 Spring Garden, which appears to be the same estate.


Estate Information (38)

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1740
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The estate of Patrick Welsh deceased, come into the hands of Patrick Taylor surviving executor of the last will and testament of Patrick Welsh. Account filed by Patrick Taylor. The estates of Oxford and Spring Garden were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives, IB/11/4/1 53
1741
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of captain Patrick Trehee and Edward Roe Esqs. both deceased now under the care of Mrs. Trehee. Account filed by Edmond Kelly as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives, IB/11/4/1 163-164
1742
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Captain Patrick Trehee and Edward Roe Esq. deceased under the care of Mrs. Elizabeth Trehee. Account filed by Edward Kelly as manager of the plantation.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 36
1753
[Name] Spring Garden  
 

Bequeathed by James Carroll to his daughter Elizabeth.

 
PROB 11/829/386
1757
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum. Annexed account of outgoings and income  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, in account with William Dover. Account filed by William Dover.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 77-79
1758
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses. Annexed account of outgoings and income  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, in account with William Dover. Account filed by William Dover. Oxford Estate and Spring Garden Estate filed together with no differentiation in their crops. Annexed account of outgoings and income.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 95-99
1759
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, in account with William Dover. Account filed by William Dover. Oxford and Spring Garden Estate filed together. Crops listed separately.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 140-144
1760
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, in account with William Dover. Account filed by William Dover. Oxford and Spring Garden Estate filed together. Annexed account of outgoings and income.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 166-171
1761
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses, annexed account of outgoings and income  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, in account with William Dover. Account filed by William Dover. Oxford and Spring Garden filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 199-202
1762
[Name] Spring Garden  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 13
1763
[Name] Spring Garden  
 

Belonging to Miss Elizabeth Carroll, now Elizabeth Beckford. 1 hogshead in dispute with Thomas Farr, Captain of the Prince George.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 63
1764
[Name] Spring Garden  
 

Belonging to Mrs Elizabeth Beckford.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 99
1766
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by John Frion Esq. as one of the attorneys.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 2
1767
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by John Frowe (sp) Esq. as one of the attorneys.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 61
1768
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by John Frion Esq. as one of the attorneys of Nathaniel and Elizabeth Beckford.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 99
1769
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel and Elizabeth Beckford. Account filed by Richard Lewing Esq. as the surviving attorney of Nathaniel and Elizabeth Beckford.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 195
1770
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by Robert Wills as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/6 23
1771
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by Robert Wills as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/6 164
1772
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by John Hamilton as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/7 33
1788
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Lowe gent. Accounts filed for 22/02/1788 to 31/08/1788. Oxford and Spring Garden Estates filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 412
1789
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Drysdale as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 320 [duplicated 322]
1790
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Drysdale as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/17 383-384 [f.191]
1791
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Drysdale as overseer. Accounts filed for 01/01/1791 to 26/07/1791.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 383 [f.187]
1791
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Drysdale as overseer. Accounts filed for 26/07/1791 to 31/12/1791.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 383 [f.187]
1792
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Nathaniel Beckford Esquire. Account filed by John Brysdale for the period 01/01/1792 to 22/06/1792 and David Turnbull for the remaining period to 31/12/1792.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 177 [f.89]
1793
[Name] Spring Garden Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Property of Nathaniel Beckford Esq. Account filed by Arthur Burnett.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 33-34
1794
[Name] Spring Gardens  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle, rents  
 

Property of Nathaniel Beckford Esq. Account filed by Alexander Milne.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 200
1795
[Name] Spring Garden Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum, rent, old steers, cow  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford, Esq. Account filed by Alexander Milne, status not given.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/22 20
1796
[Name] Spring Garden Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum, land rent, steers, hire of enslaved people  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford, Esq. Account filed by Alexander Milne.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/23
1797
[Name] Spring Garden Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum, land rent, old steers, old cow  
 

Belonging to Nathaniel Beckford Esq. Account filed by Alexander Milne, status not given.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/22 105
1798
[Name] Spring Garden Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle, rents  
 

In the possession of the trustees of Beckford and James. Account filed by Alexander Milne.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/24 237
1799
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Filed by Ernest Ness as overseer. Estate the property of Nathaniel Beckford Esquire and in the possession of the trustees for Messrs Beckford and James.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/25 1
1799
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, land, cattle  
 

Account filed by Ernest Ness overseer. The property of Nathniel Beckford Esquire and in the posession of the Trustees of Messrs Beckford and James.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/25 122-123
1800
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Property of the Hon Nathaniel Beckford Esq in the possession of the trustees of Messrs Beckford and James. Account filed by Ernest Ness as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/26 3
1801
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The property of the Hon Nathaniel Beckford Esq and in the possession of the Trustees of ------- (?) Beckford and --------- (? Illegible). Account filed by Ernest Ness as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/29 213
1803
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

In the possession of the Hon John Scott esq as receiver. Account filed by Ernest Ness as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/31 53
1804
[Name] Spring Garden Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account given in the name of the Hon John Scott, Esq, receiver for said estate. Account filed in the name of Ernest Ness,overseer to said estate.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archvies 1B/11/4/32 111
1807
[Name] Spring Garden  
[Crop] sugar, rum and livestock  
 

Account filed by Alexander Milne.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/37 66