14th Mar 1836 | 9 Enslaved | £149 10s 7d
Parliamentary Papers p. 174.
See also Barbados claim no. 541 for compensation amount.
1805 - 22nd Apr 1887
Born into slavery in Carriacou, Grenada, Malvina Wells became a lady's maid in Edinburgh and a trusted family friend to her employers.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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CITING THIS RECORD:'Barbados 542', Legacies of British Slavery database, http://wwwdepts-live.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/claim/view/1919 [accessed 29th May 2023].