George Lesslie

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Slave-owner in Jamaica, dead by 1793. He brought a private act in 1789 to allow his estate to be passed to his heirs, implying that they were of colour.


Brooke N. Newman, A Dark Inheritance: Blood, Race, and Sex in Colonial Jamaica p. 303.

Associated Estates (1)

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
1793 [EA] - 1803 [LA] → Previous owner