Grenada 689 (La Fortune)

9th Nov 1835 | 154 Enslaved | £4174 14s 1d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 99.

An Assistant Commissioner's note (bound into T71/880), states that 'The Power of attorney in this case from JDH is in his capacity of a Trustee, tho it appears he has since become the Proprietor but has sent no new authority to his agent'.

T71/880: claim from James Deacon Hume, of the City of London, as owner-in-fee.

T71/1609: letter, dated 06/06/1843, from Brande [?] at the Treasury, asking for details of the compensation paid on 'La Fortune' estate to the late James Deacon Hume of the Board of Trade; follow-up request, dated 07/06/1843, from the Treasury for the same information on the Lower Granton and Boisjeune estates, the proprietor being Mr Wm. Johnstone.

Further Information

Claim No.
La Fortune
Collected by
Lang, Robert C.

Associated Individuals (1)

Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Associated Estates (1)