Rivulet Estate

Estate Details


Associated People (3)

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
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Owner
1822 [EA] - 1827 [LA] → Previous owner
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Associated Claims (2)

£2,108 2S 8D
£1,205 5S 8D

Estate Information (8)

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1809
[Name] Rivulet  
 

f. 106‐36 Entered 26 April 1809 Transfer of mortgage: an indenture made on 21 October 1808 between i) Edward Protheroe, Robert Claxton and Philip Protheroe (merchants and copartners, Bristol) and ii) Henry Bengough (esquire and alderman of Bristol) and Matthew Wright (merchant, Bristol). The Protheroes & Claxton sell Rivulet estate, Saint George parish, Saint Vincent, 162 acres plus 45 acres of pasture in the valley of Marriaqua, Saint George parish. Also sold is Revolution Hall plantation, Saint George parish, Saint Vincent, 146 acres, to Bengough and Wright. The buildings, utensils and slaves of these estates are included in the transactions. Numerous financial details given in this long document. Two schedules of the names of the slaves on Rivulet and Revolution Hall plantations are included.

Prof. Kenneth Morgan, EAP345: A survey of the endangered archives of St Vincent, West Indies, during the slavery era http://eap.bl.uk/downloads/eap345_survey.pdf [accessed 31/03/2017].

1817
[Number of enslaved people] 82(Tot)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

William Glenn as owner. 2 runaways

 
T71/493 261-262
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 80(Tot) 42(F) 38(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

The heirs of the late William Glenn, deceased, by William Dalton, manager.

 
T71/495 126
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 78(Tot) 41(F) 37(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

The heirs of the late William Glenn.

 
T71/497 90
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 78(Tot) 41(F) 37(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

The heirs of the late William Glenn. Statement sworn by Joseph Featherstone.

 
T71/497 66-67
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 145(Tot) 74(F) 71(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

The property of Brown Sutherland & Co. Statement sworn by Duncan F Sutherland [increase in enslaved people by births, removal from town by Brown Sutherland, by purchase from J R Dalrymple, from the trustees of the late John Canovan, from Edward Rees, guardian of Jane A Rees and by removal from the Hope Estate, Bequia].

 
T71/499 72-73
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 83(Tot) 46(F) 37(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

Rivulet Estate. The property of Duncan Forbes Sutherland, the heirs of Duncan Brown and Daniel Brown. Statement sworn by Duncan F Sutherland. Register taken on 1st May. Total on 1st August 1834 was 83 enslaved people.

 
T71/500 121-122
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 44(Tot) 22(F) 22(M)  
[Name] Rivulet Estate  
 

Rivulet Estate. The property of Duncan Forbes Sutherland, the heirs of Duncan Brown. Statement sworn by Duncan F Sutherland. Register taken on 1st May. Total on 1st August 1834 was 44 enslaved people.

 
T71/500 122