8th Feb 1836 | 14 Enslaved | £250 11s 11d
Parliamentary Papers p. 42.
T71/864: claim by Thomas Legal Yates, an absentee, as owner-in-fee.
1791 - 1862
Free woman of colour; left Demerara in 1812 as a young woman and settled in Starthforth, Yorkshire, where she died in 1862.
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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:'Jamaica Port Royal 216', Legacies of British Slavery database, http://wwwdepts-live.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/claim/view/23898 [accessed 2nd February 2023].