Burlington Estate

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Associated People (8)

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
1812 [SY] - 1835 [EY] → Owner
1779 [EA] - 1780 [LA] → Owner
1792 [EA] - 1792 [LA] → Not known

The estate was 'delivered' to Samuel Delpratt in 1792.

1811 [EA] - 1812 [LA] → Joint owner
1811 [EA] - 1812 [EY] → Joint owner
1826 [EA] - → Attorney
1835 [EA] - → Executor
1835 [EA] - → Executor

Associated Claims (1)

£3,013 1S 6D

Estate Information (32)

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1779
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The property of Richard Boscawen Esq. Account filed by Alexander Lecky as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/9 148
1780
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

The property of Richard Boscawen Esq. Account filed by Alexander Lecky as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/9 212-13
1784
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by James Stirling as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/11 114
1786
[Name] Burlington Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Patrick Burke, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/12 116
1787
[Name] Burlington Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Hubert Nolan as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/14 221
1788
[Name] Burlington Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Hubert Volan [Adlam?]as overseer

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/15 375 f.207
1789
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Hubert Adlam as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 294-295 f.146
1790
[Name] Burlington Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the direction of Eliphalet Fitch Esquire. Account filed by John Thomson [or James Thomson] as overseer

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/17 402
1791
[Name] Burlington Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Thomson as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 249 [f.119]
1792
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account up to the period when the estate was delivered to Samuel Delpratt Esquire. Account filed by George Paterson late overseer. Accounts filed for 31/12/1791 to 10/08/1792.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 263 [f.132]
1798
[Name] Burlington  
[Crop] Sugar  
 

Plotted in Portland in James Robertson's 1804 map of Jamaica as a sugar estate with a watermill.

 
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 Surrey which he compeleted in 1798.
1809
[Number of enslaved people] 142(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 24  
 

Registered to White & Gutzmer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Portld.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] 143(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 25  
 

Registered to White & Gutzmer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812por.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1812
[Number of enslaved people] 136(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
 

Indenture dated 18/07/1812 conveying one moity of Burlington from Anthony Gutzmer of Portland Esquire to James Clayton White (he already owned the other moiety) for £24,500 Jamaican currency. The property included 136 enslaved people (named in the indenture). There were 28 mules and 38 horses and cattle as well as a sugarworks. The subscribing witness was Frances [Francis] Earl of Portland, planter.

Transcription of indenture provided by Newton Harris, email 24/07/2017.

 
LOS Deed 616 f. 157
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 144(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 136  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15port.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 147(Tot) 82(F) 65(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Clayton White as owner.

 
T71/151 89-91
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 148(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 109  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al11.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] Burlington  
[Stock] 24  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p12.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 139(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 61  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_08.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 139(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Clayton White as owner.

 
T71/152 90
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 146(Tot) 78(F) 68(M)  
[Name] Burlington Estate  
 

In the possession of James Clayton White as owner.

 
T71/153 51
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 146(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 100  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24port.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 139(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 75  
 

Registered to Hon. James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al14.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 140(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 78  
 

Registered to Hon. James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al08.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 141(Tot) 77(F) 64(M)  
[Name] Burlington Estate  
 

In the possession of David Gillespie as Attorney for James Clayton White.

 
T71/154 63
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 136(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 34  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al13.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 183(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 40  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29portgeorg.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 187(Tot) 99(F) 88(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Clayton White as owner.

 
T71/155-156 [unpaginated]
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 186(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 51  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831port.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 179(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 56  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32port.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 179(Tot)  
[Name] Burlington  
[Stock] 56  
 

Registered to James Clayton White.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Portld.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 177(Tot) 97(F) 80(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Clayton White as owner.

 
T71/157 251