Concordia

Estate Details


Associated People (5)

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
- 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Claud or Claude Neilson had married Renee Guichard Clinton, the daughter of Charles Clinton of Demerara, the owner of Concordia until his death at an unknown date before 1817. Renee Guichard Neilson's brother George James Clinton claimed on behalf of himself, his sister and her husband.

- 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1799 [EA] - → Joint owner

In his will made in 1799 but proved only in 1818, Robert Cliff left his share in Concordia to his brother Joseph Cliff (who predeceased him).

1799 [EA] - → Joint owner
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Previous owner

Associated Claims (1)

£6,177 13S 8D

Estate Information (5)

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1798
[Name] Concordia  
[Crop] Coffee  
 

Concordia, shown as plantation no. 35 under the subheading 'A la cote occidentale de Demerarie', proprietaire H. Tousen, 250 carreaux, K [coffee].

NB the linkage of this 1798 evolution to the Slave Registers remains tentative.

 
Carte Generale...Demerarie 'Liste des habitations...' [1798] University of Amsterdam Library 'Suriname 1599-1975' http://dpc.uba.uva.nl
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 162(Tot) 64(F) 98(M)  
[Name] Concordia  
 

Registered by John Fullarton adm[inistrat]or to estate of C. Clifton.

 
T71/397 1047
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 136(Tot) 59(F) 77(M)  
[Name] Concordia  
 

H. Hyndman administrator

 
T71/413 C5
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 127(Tot) 55(F) 72(M)  
[Name] Concordia  
 

In the lawful possession of R.F. Helliman qq. the heirs of C. Clifton

 
323-326
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 116(Tot) 50(F) 66(M)  
[Name] Concordia  
 

Belonging to Pln Concordia in lawful possession of J.H. and H.J. Roberts [by H.J. Roberts joint prop.]

 
T71/432 1542-1545