Dominica 581A & B (Rosalie)

23rd Jan 1836 | 181 Enslaved | £3488 6s 3d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 314. The award was split -


581A: £1744 3s 1d went to Samuel Thompson, 23/01/1836.


581B: £1744 3s 2d went to Eliz. Metcalfe, 15/05/1837.


T71/881: claim by Alexander Robinson, for himself and his brothers, as legatees. Counterclaim from Elizabeth Metcalfe (widow, relict, administratrix and a devisee of Geo. Metcalfe, of Halton, County of Yorkshire) by D.S. Laidlaw, her attorney, mortgagee of a moiety of the estate etc. according to a deed dated 23/06/1817, for £12564 19s 5d.


Samuel Thompson was the executor and trustee of John Robinson of Dominica, whose will was proved in 1809.


See also Dominica claim nos. 4, 5 and 275, for earlier Metcalfe claims.


T71/1609: letter, dated 11/08/1835, from James Rymer, a surgeon, Ramsgate, Kent.


Further Information

Claim No.
581A & B

Associated Individuals (7)

Unsuccessful claimant (Legatee)
Awardee (Trustee)
Previous owner
Unsuccessful claimant
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