Water Valley

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
1817 [EA] - → Owner
1820 [EA] - → Owner


Enslaved people on this estate were moved to Broad Gate in St George, also owned by Charles Merrick, at some point between 1820 and 1823.

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 59(Tot) 26(F) 29(M)  
[Name] Water Valley Estate  

George Quinlan, owner.

T 71/33 725-727
[Number of enslaved people] 53(Tot) 25(F) 28(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Charles Merrick, owner [increase by purchase from George Quinlan].

T 71/34 271-272