Jamaica Portland 238 (Whydah)

2nd Aug 1839 | 170 Enslaved | £2885 6S 0D

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Not listed in Parliamentary Papers.

T71/868: claim by Geo. Atkinson, as receiver.

T71/157 p. 7: enslaved persons registered by Geo. Atkinson in 1826.  

T71/1201: counterclaim from Francis Grundy, of Liverpool, a merchant, as devisee in trust under the will of Olive Wright, of Liverpool, dated 08/05/1820, by his attorney Geo. Atkinson.

Jamaica Almanacs: Whydah owned by Francis Grundy (1824 and 1831) and the heirs of William Wright (1833).

Kathleen Mary Butler, The economics of Emancipation: Jamaica and Barbados 1823-1843 (Chapel Hill and London, University of North Carolina Press, 1995) pp. 17-8.


Further Information

Colony
Jamaica
Parish
Portland
Claim No.
238
Estate
Whydah

Associated Individuals (2)

Claimants in List E or Chancery cases (Trustee)
Awardee (Receiver)

Associated Estates (1)