Hope and Bull Dead

Estate Details


Associated People (11)

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
1815 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary
1815 [SY] - → Trustee and Executor
1815 [SY] - → Trustee and Executor
1815 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trustee and Executor
1815 [SY] - → Trustee and Executor
1815 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Other

Claimed to be tenant-for-life but the will of his father-in-law expressly left the rents and profits of the estate to Murray's wife Elizabeth for her sole and separate use.

1809 [EA] - 1815 [EY] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Attorney
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1839 [EA] - → Not known

Associated Claims (2)

£2,010 13S 10D
£3,491 6S 8D

Estate Information (38)

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1809
[Number of enslaved people] 80(Tot)  
[Name] Bull Dead  
[Stock] -  
 

Registered to Samuel Virgin in Vere.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Vere.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] 142(Tot)  
[Name] Bull Dead  
 

Registered to Samuel Virgin in Vere.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812cla.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 152(Tot)  
[Name] Bull-Dead  
 

Registered to Samuel Virgin in Vere.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15vere.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 55(Tot) 34(F) 21(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Walter Murray and John Griffith as attorneys to William Murray.

 
T71/65 269-271
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 182(Tot) 100(F) 82(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Walter Murray and John Griffiths as attorneys to the heirs or other representatives of Samuel Virgin deceased.

 
T71/65 456-460
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 100(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to Hon. William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al04.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 137(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 297  
 

Registered to Hon. William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al04.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 104(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 144(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 318  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p05.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)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffiths as attorney to this or the representatives of Daniel Virgin dec.

 
T71/66 308
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 65(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffiths as attorney to William Murray esq.

 
T71/66 195-196
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 110(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_03.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 143(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 430  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_03.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 112(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 143(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 460  
 

Registered to Honorable William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 188(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffith Esquire as the Attorney of the Heirs of Samuel Virgin Esquire.

 
T71/67 313
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 96(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffith Esquire as the attorney of William Murray Esquire. Increase of 22 enslaved people through purchase "purchased by William Murray Esquire the present owner from David Shakespear of the parish of St Elizabeth Esquire in the month of July 1822".

 
T71/67 179-180
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 147(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 440  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24manc.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 152(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24manc.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 145(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 320  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 158(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
[Stock] 9  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 191(Tot) 101(F) 90(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffith as Attorney of William Murray Esquire, in right of his Wife.

 
T71/68 318-319
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 96(Tot) 58(F) 38(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Griffith as Attorney to William Murray Esquire in his own right.

 
T71/68 319-320
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 144(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 215  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 148(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 156(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 142(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 237  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 132(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29manc.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 143(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 238  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29manc.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 201(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Henry Hunter as Attorney to the Heirs of Samuel Virgin deceaesd.

 
T71/72 [unpaginated]
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 105(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Henry Hunter as Attorney to William Murray the Owner.

 
T71/71 [unpaginated]
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 263(Tot)  
[Name] Bulldead  
[Stock] 31  
 

Registered to Henry Hunter.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831manc.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 206(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Henry Hunter as Attorney to the heirs of James Virgin deceaesd.

 
T71/73 436
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 112(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Henry Hunter as Attorney to William Murray the Owner.

 
T71/73 248
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 50(Tot)  
[Name] Hope  
[Stock] 417  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Manch.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 270(Tot)  
[Name] Bull Dead  
[Stock] 68  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Manch.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1839
[Name] Bulldead  
[Size] 726  
 

Registered to William Murray.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/Manchest.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1839
[Name] Hope  
[Size] 753  
 

Registered to John Griffith.

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