A predecessor firm of Lloyds.
Geoffrey Jones, Banks and money: international and comparative finance in history, pp. 40-1.
Carlos Gabriel Guimaraes 'Banks, economics and power during the second reign: the Sociedade Bancaria Maua, MacGregor & Cia. 1854-1866', http://www.h-net.org/~business/bhcweb/publications/BEHprint/v026n2/p0381-p0392.pdf
1761 - ????
"Free quadroon woman" and mother of eleven children; independently wealthy, perhaps through legacies left her by her partners James Tierney (died 1784) and Ebenezer Robertson (died 1825).
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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