Charles Smith

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

  1. Benjamin McMahon worked for eighteen months as head book-keeper under Charles Smith in the early- to mid-1820s. Smih was married to Miss Hurlock. Smith was accused by book-keeper Donald Ross of having deceived, stalked, severely beat and raped a young girl aged approximately 11 or 12 at Richmond estate.

Sources

  1. Benjamin McMahon, Jamaica Plantership: Eighteen Years Employed in the Planting Line in that Island (1839) pp. 69-70.

We are grateful to Siddharth Singh Ahlawat for his assistance with compiling this entry.


Further Information

Spouse
Miss Hurlock

Associated Claims (1)

£1,933 1s 6d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Associated Estates (17)

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
1832 [EA] - 1837 [LA] → Owner
1820 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Receiver
1826 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Executor
1823 [EA] - → Attorney
1823 [EA] - → Attorney