Estate Details

Associated People (2)

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
1826 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner
1832 [EA] - → Other


Note that the initial lease and subsequent sale of this group of enslaved people was arranged in a document copies in the Familysearch microfilm 1563380 pp. 290-298 and transcribed by Jim Smith, http://agenealogyhunt.blogspot.com/2010/07/part-322s-smith-robertson-genealogy.html?m=1 [accessed 16/03/2020].

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 64(Tot) 38(F) 26(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Belonging to Benjamin Ventour.

T71/298 331
[Number of enslaved people] 18(Tot) 11(F) 7(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Previous return totalled 72 enslaved people. Since 1831, 52 have been sold to O. Rowsley. Belonging to Benj. Ventour in the Parish of St George.

T71/318 358-360