Potosi

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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
1760 [EA] - 1766 [LA] → Previous owner
1774 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Owner

Apparently mortgaged through much of this period.

1789 [EA] - 1789 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession
1817 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession
1826 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Previous owner
1826 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Attorney
1832 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession
1832 [EA] - → Attorney

Associated Claims (1)

£3,421 12S 9D

Estate Information (44)

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1760
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Property of the heir of Thomas Partidge deceased. Account filed by William Raser (sp?), overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 185
1761
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Thomas Patridge deceased. Account filed by John Franklin as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 48
1762
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Thomas Patridge deceased. Account filed by John Franklin as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 49
1763
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Thomas Patridge deceased. Account filed by John Franklin as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/4 55
1765
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Thomas Patridge deceased. Account filed by John Marten Butt, Doctor of Physick and one of the executors and trustess.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 55
1766
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Belonging to the heirs of Thomas Patridge deceased. Account filed by John Marten Butt, Doctor of Physick and one of the executors and trustess.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 55
1774
[Number of enslaved people] 296(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] Sugar  
[Stock] 265  
 

Listed as belonging to Samuel Hurlock with 7 men bearing arms and 11 women or children; the same source gives the estate producing 152 hogsheads of sugar.

 
Edward Long, 'A List of Sugar Estates and other Properties in the Parish of Saint James as they were in the Month of September 1774 shewing the number of white People residing in said Parish particularising those able to bear Arms, the number of Slaves & Stock & the number of hogsheads of Sugar made on the several Estates in the Crop of the year 1774' transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/StJames1774.htm
1787
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Samuel Horlock Esq; account filed by John Evans as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/14 194
1789
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Samuel Horlock Esquire on the orders of John Tharp Esquire mortgagee in possession. Account filed by John French of the parish of St James as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 265
1789
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Samuel Horlock Esquire by John Tharp Esquire mortgagee in possession. Account filed by William Frensham planter overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 351 f.173
1790
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Samuel Horlock Esquire. Account filed by Duncan Munro as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 87-88
1792
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

The property of Samuel Horlock. Account filed by Henry Hough as attorney.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 130-131
1793
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Dougald McNab as overseer for the period 01/01/1793 to 31/12/1793.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 106
1794
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Account filed by Thomas Jump attorney for the estate for the period 01/01/1794 to 31/12/1794.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 147
1795
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Property of Samuel Horlock Esq. Account filed by Donald McNab as overseer for the period 01/01/1795 to 31/12/1795.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/21 249-250
1797
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, steers, cane plants  
 

Account filed by Richard Homes, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/22 155
1799
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Account filed by James Lawson for the period 31/12/1798 to 31/12/1799.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/26 79-80
1799
[Name] Potosi  
[Crop] Sugar  
 

Plotted in St James 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 Cornwall which he compeleted in 1799.
1800
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Account filed by James Lawson for the period 31/12/1799 to 31/12/1800.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/27 199
1800
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by James Lawson.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/28 203
1804
[Name] Potosi Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum, firebricks, steers  
 

Owner not given. Account filed by Ralph Parkinson who has the care of the estate (status not given).

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archvies 1B/11/4/32 133
1807
[Name] Potose  
[Crop] sugar, rum and livestock  
 

Account filed by Joseph Vernon.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/38 88-89
1809
[Number of enslaved people] 222(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 22  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11James.htm. The 1811 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter for 1809, hence the earlier evolution date.
1811
[Number of enslaved people] 229(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 19  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812co2.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 235(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 101  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15jame.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 243(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 137  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al16.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 243(Tot) 120(F) 123(M)  
[Name] Potosi Estate  
 

In the possession of William Allen as attorney to Richard Watt mortgagee.

 
T71/202 281-286
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 245(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 149  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p16.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 236(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 155  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_12.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 239(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi Estate  
 

In the possession of William Allen as Attorney to Richard Watt, Mortgagee of Potosi Estate.

 
T71/207 52-53
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 241(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 155  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p16.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 228(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 114  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24jame.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 229(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi Estate  
 

In the possession of William Allen as Attorney to Richard Watt, mortgagee of Potosi Estate.

 
T71/211 213-214
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 230(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 91  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al19.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 233(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 10  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock deceased.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al11.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 233(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of William King as Attorney to Richard Watt the Mortgagee.

 
T71/215 1
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 224(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 10  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock deceased.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al18.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 229(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 8  
 

Registered to Samuel Hurlock deceased.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29jame.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 228(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Appleton as Attorney to Richard Watt.

 
T71/221 unpaginated
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 223(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 3  
 

Registered to heirs of Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831jame.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 216(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
[Stock] 121  
 

Registered to heirs of Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32jame.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 204(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of William King as Attorney to Francis Watt and others.

 
T71/222 391
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 203(Tot)  
[Name] Potosi  
 

Registered to heirs of Samuel Hurlock.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33James.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1839
[Name] Potosi  
[Size] 1850  
 

Registered to Francis Watt.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/AL40James.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.