Nelson Rest

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
1820 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Owner

William Pagan sold enslaved people on two other estates (Mitcham and Gratton) c.1820 and the people consolidated on the Geneva estate of James Potter Lockhart: as Nelsons Rest disappears from the Slave Registers after 1820, it seems likely that the enslaved people on this estate were also sold.

1820 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Attorney

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 51(Tot) 21(F) 30(M)  
[Name] Nelson Rest Estate  

Returned by Joseph Burton, 'superintending' for an unnamed owner. This entry records mother's of some of the enslaved children. St. Patrick.

T71/345 552-553
[Number of enslaved people] 47(Tot) 21(F) 26(M)  
[Name] Nelson's Rest  

Returned by Charles Court, attorney of William Pagan. St. Patrick.

T71/355 365 - 366