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
1819 [EA] - 1819 [LA] → Owner


This estate became known as the River estate.

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 190(Tot)  
[Name] Compulsion  

Hugh Fraser [manager] for sugar plantation owned by the assignees of Wm [?] McKenzie and John Jaffray Esq. [William Mackenzie and John Jaffray of St Vincent were partners with George Baillie and James Crawford Macleod in the slave-factors William Mackenzie & Co. of Demerara: the firm was pulled down by George Baillie's problems c. 1806: David Alston, Slaves & Highlanders 'William Mackenzie & Co. (Demerara)'.]

T71/501 39-46
[Number of enslaved people] 264(Tot)  
[Name] Compulsion  
[Crop] Sugar  

James Cadett, owner [increase by 16 births and 11 acquisitions].

T 71/508 212 v - 214