Purchaser of Barbados Bay (St George parish) Lots nos. 7 & 8 (which together with Lot no. 1 came to form the Hope estate) on Tobago 17/05/1765.
John Fowler, A summary account of the present flourishing state of the respectable colony of Tobago in the British West Indies illustrated with a map of the island and a plan of its settlement, agreeably to the sales by his Majesty’s Commissioners (London: A Grant, 1774); 'Tables showing the Lots in each Parish, numbered as originally granted - the original Grantee - the name of the Lot, or lots, if one has been acquired, and the present Possessor where there is one' and 'A Table, showing the Estates in cultivation in 1832, and their Owners, in 1832, copied from the list appended to Byres' map of that date, with those in cultivation in 1862', Henry Iles Woodcock, A History of Tobago (Ayr: Smith and Grant, 1867; new impression London: Frank Cass and Company Limited, 1971).
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20/05/1765 [SD] - → Owner
Purchaser of Barbados Bay (St George parish) Lots nos. 7 & 8 20/05/1765.