Merchant of Demerara. In 1840 the partners were given as George Anderson; Thomas Smith; Solomon Swetman; and Duncan M'Donald
London Gazette 19871 03/07/1840 p. 1581.
1787 - 1835
Daughter of "free Mulatto" lodging-house-keeper Jane Charlotte Beckford (c. 1759-1825); possibly the daughter of George Ffrench, Clerk to the Jamaica Assembly. Spinster; independently wealthy slave-owner.
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One of over 300 drawings of landscapes and enslaved people in Jamaica by William Berryman, 1808-1815.
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