Estate Details

Associated People (6)

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
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Trust beneficiary
1823 [EA] - → Guardian
1823 [EA] - → Other

Previous owner of 36 of the enslaved people but since deceased.

1826 [EA] - → Guardian
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner
1832 [EA] - → Other

Purchaser of enslaved people from this estate.


It's not clear how this estate is connected to Mount Oliphant or how the two different John Anderson Kennedys are connected to each other.

Estate Information (4)

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[Number of enslaved people] 72(Tot) 44(F) 28(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  

In the possession of Angus Kennedy as Guardian to John Anderson Kennedy. Increase of 36 enslaved people "by inheritance as heir at law of Elizabeth Mary Davis late of Clarendon deceased." increase of 36 enslaved people "Registered in Manchester in the year 1820 by George and Elizabeth Mary Davis Guardians John Anderson Kennedy.".

T71/67 154-155
[Number of enslaved people] 71(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

In the possession of David Skaife as Guardian of John Anderson Kennedy. "Returned in 1823 in Manchester by Angus Kennedy as Guardian of John Anderson Kennedy".

T71/68 241-244
[Number of enslaved people] 74(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

In the possession of John Anderson Kennedy as Owner. "Returned in Manchester by David Skaife as Guardian in 1826".

T71/70 [unpaginated]
[Number of enslaved people] 38(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

In the possession of John Kennedy as Owner. 36 enslaved people "desposed of to D. Skaife".

T71/73 216