Grand Sable Estate

Estate Details


Associated People (2)

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
- 1825 [EY] → Owner
1825 [SY] - 1839 [EY] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£17,753 5S 7D

Estate Information (6)

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1817
[Number of enslaved people] 587(Tot)  
[Name] Grand Sable Estate  
 

Grand Sable Estate. Statement made by Thompson Harrison as manager. Very few enslaved people listed as "privileged"

 
T71/493 20-31
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 630(Tot) 322(F) 308(M)  
[Name] Grand Sable  
 

Thomas Browne. Statement made by Thompson Harrison as manager [increase by births].

 
T71/495 11-15
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 671(Tot) 343(F) 328(M)  
[Name] Grand Sable Estate  
 

Thomas Brown [increase mainly by births,1 enslaved person by purchase and 5 enslaved people imported from the Bahamas in the sloop George and Thomas, Captain John McArthur, 9 March 1824].

 
T71/497 8-11
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 689(Tot) 361(F) 328(M)  
[Name] Grand Sable Estate  
 

Grand Sable Estate. Statement by Thomson Harrison [increase by births, only 2 enslaved people purchased from the estate of Dr Armstrong].

 
T71/497 2-6
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 679(Tot) 356(F) 323(M)  
[Name] Grand Sable Estate  
 

Grand Sable Estate. Statement by Joseph Latham [decrease by deaths and 5 manumissions, 1 runaway].

 
T71/499 16-20
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 696(Tot) 363(F) 333(M)  
[Name] Grand Sable Estate  
 

Grand Sable Estate. Property of Reverend Thomas Alexander Browne. Statement sworn by himself. Register taken on 1st May. Total on 1st August 1834 was 697 enslaved people.

 
T71/500 14-21