Cleland

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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
1785 [EA] - 1796 [LA] → Owner

Inherited Cleland and the Farm for his father Abraham Cumberbatch ne Carleton (1727-1785).

1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Attorney

Associated Claims (1)

£5,348 1S 11D

Estate Information (6)

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1804
[Number of enslaved people] 292(Tot)  
[Name] Not given.  
 

In a Levy Book list for an unidentified parish [probably St Andrew], Barbados, 1804, Cumberbatch was listed as owning 292 enslaved. He was also listed as owning 2 windmills. This may refer to the Cleland estate.

 
Barbados Department of Archives, RB9/3/7. Levy Book for unidentified parish, [probably St Andrew] 1804.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 243(Tot) 125(F) 118(M)  
[Name] Clelands  
 

Return of J. R. Best, Attorney, of the property of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch.

 
T71/522 279-85
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 219(Tot)  
 

Return of J. R. Best, Attorney, of the property of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch. Previously 225 enslaved.

 
T71/530 387-88
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 228(Tot)  
 

Return of J. R. Best, Attorney, of the property of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch. Previously 219 enslaved.

 
179-81
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 229(Tot)  
 

Return of J. R. Best, Attorney, of the property of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch.

 
T71/543 314-15
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 222(Tot)  
 

Return of J. R. Best, Attorney, of the property of Abraham Parry Cumberbatch.

 
T71/550 315-17