Estate Details

Associated People (3)

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] - 1820 [LA] → Other

James Potter Lockhart with Charles Bertrand purchased between 1817 and 1820 of 135 enslaved people on Mitcham whom they moved to the Geneva estate.

1820 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Other

Not shown in the Slave Registers for either 1817 or 1820 for Mitcham, but the enslaved people purchased by James Potter Lockhart and Charles Bertrand c. 1820 for their Geneva estate were described there as purchased from William Pagan, including 118 from Gatton and 135 from Mitcham.

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 155(Tot) 71(F) 84(M)  
[Name] Mitcham Estate  

Returned by Joseph. Burton, 'superintending' for an unnamed owner. This entry records mother's of some of the enslaved children. Francoise, one of the enslaved women on the estate, is owned by Veronique, another enslaved female on the estate. St. Patrick.

T71/345 545-549
[Number of enslaved people] 167(Tot) 79(F) 88(M)  
[Name] Mitcham  

Returned by Charles Court, attorney of an unnamed owner; 135 enslaved people were sold to J P Lockhart and Charles Bertrand and attached to Geneva Estate. St. Patrick.

T71/355 361 - 365