Belmont

Estate Details


Associated People (1)

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
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£1,266 10S 1D

Estate Information (4)

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1825
[Number of enslaved people] 67(Tot)  
[Name] Belmont  
 

Return of William Laurence, owner; There is an N.B. "The above named Estate called Belmont and the slaves thereunto belonging was under mortgage by the late John Henry Clarke for securing the payment of the purchase money to the said William Laurence, and since the death of the said John Henry Clarke his son John Henry Clarke, Heir at law to his father, has in conformity to a deed of agreement entered into by him to the said William Laurence, and dated the 25th April 1823 delivered on the 28th of the same month full and quit possession of the said Estate and sixty nine slaves thereunto belonging whose names are hereinto mentioned".

 
T71/366 17
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 67(Tot)  
[Name] Belmont  
 

Return of William Laurence, owner

 
T71/367 14-15
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 72(Tot) 35(F) 37(M)  
[Name] Belmont  
 

Return of William Laurence, owner

 
T71/368 30-31
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 78(Tot)  
[Name] Belmont  
 

Return of William Laurence Sr., owner; returned by William Laurence

 
T71/369 80-81