Estate Details

Associated People (4)

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
1820 [EA] - → Previous owner
1823 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Attorney
1826 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Not known
1829 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Executor


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Estate Information (4)

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[Number of enslaved people] 18(Tot)  

Return of Mary A. Beckles, her own property.

T71/520 51
[Number of enslaved people] 20(Tot)  

Return of John Beckles, Attorney, the property of Mary Ann Beckles. Previously 18 enslaved.

T71/529 39
[Number of enslaved people] 19(Tot)  

Return of The Hon. John A. Beckles (capacity not known), the property of Mary Ann Beckles who is absent from the island.

T71/534 31
[Number of enslaved people] 19(Tot)  

Return of John A. Beckles, Executor, the property of the estate of Mary A. Beckles, deceased.

T71/540 49