Estate Details

Associated People (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1823 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner


[No name given.]

Estate Information (3)

What is this?

[Number of enslaved people] 15(Tot)  

Return of John Higginson, his own property.

T71/520 259
[Number of enslaved people] 34(Tot)  

Return of John Higginson, his own property. No previous return. 19 purchased from Sam. P. Marshall; 11 purchased from the estate of Sam. P. Marshall, deceased; 2 purchased from Wm. T. Marshall; 2 purchased from the estate of Lucy Marshall, deceased. A note adds that 'These slaves sold to Richard Skinner.' Possibly this 'estate'.

T71/529 282
[Number of enslaved people] 23(Tot)  

Not clear which of the several awards with which Higginson was associated relates to this entry, but possibly Barbados No. 120.

T71/547 276