Great Pond

Estate Details


Associated People (13)

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
1826 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Assignee
- 1826 [EY] → Assignee
1792 [EA] - → Owner
1794 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Previous owner
1807 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Joint owner
1809 [EA] - 1811 [LA] → Owner
1815 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Previous owner
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Executor
1817 [EA] - → Executor
1820 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Attorney
1823 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1834 [EA] - → Not known
1834 [EA] - → Executor

Associated Claims (1)

£3,867 11S 10D

Notes

23 enslaved people were transferred to the ownership of William Archer and George Archer in 1824 - see JA13235.


Estate Information (32)

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1792
[Number of enslaved people] 61(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
[Stock] 195  
 

Owned by Walter Paisley.

 
'A List of slaves and stock in the parish of St Ann taken the 28th March 1792 pursuant to order of the Honourable House of Assembly... transcribed from papers presented to the British Museum by Charles E. Long ref. Add. 12435' transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/mstann1792.htm.
1792
[Number of enslaved people] 44(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
[Stock] 14  
 

Tentative association with the 44 enslaved people and 14 stock owned by William and Henry Archer in St Ann in 1792.

 
'A list of slaves and stock in the parish of St Ann taken the 28th March 1792 pursuant to order of the Honourable House of Assembly', Edward Long Papers, Add. 12435, transcribed at htt
1794
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Horses, cattle, pasturage, pimento, cotton, hire of enslaved people  
 

Property of the heirs of Walter Paisley Esq deceased. Account filed by William Bailey as overseer for the period 25/11/1793 to 31/12/1794.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 215-216
1795
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Cows, calves, heifers, steers, horses, hire of enslaved people  
 

Belonging to the estate of the late Walter Paisley, Esq, deceased. Account given by Thomas Davis Sharp and James Newby, executors. Account filed by Thomas Davis Sharp, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/22 34
1796
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Corn, pasturage, heifers, cows, calves, steers, hire of enslaved people, coffee, pimento  
 

Account filed by Thomas Davis Sharp and Richard Williams, overseers.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/23
1797
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Steers, cows, heifers, calves, hire of enslaved people, jobbing, coffee  
 

Belonging to the co heiresses of Walter Paisley Esq, deceased. Account filed by Richard Williams, late overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/22 99
1799
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] lease of enslaved people  
 

Property of the co-heirs of Walter Paisley Esq deceased. Account filed by James Newby one of the executors for the deceased for the period 01/01/1799 to 31/12/1799.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/26 78
1800
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] lease of enslaved people  
 

Property of the co-heirs of Walter Paisley Esq deceased. Account filed by James Newby one of the executors for the deceased for the period 01/01/1800 to 31/12/1800.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/27 36
1801
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Property and hire of enslaved people  
 

The property of the co-heiresses of the late Walter Paisley Esq deceased. Account filed by James Newby, one of the Exors of the late Waler Paisley Esq deceased.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/29 152
1803
[Name] Great Pond Penn  
[Crop] Hire of enslaved people and stock  
 

Property of Walter Paisley Esq deceased. Account filed by James Newbey for the period 01/01/1803 to 31/12/1803.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/31 220
1807
[Name] Great Pond Pen  
[Crop] Rental of property  
 

Belonging to the Walter Paisley deceased. Two-thirds now the property of William Archer and one-third the property of Miss Sarah Ann Paisley and Annah. Account filed by James Newby.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/37 144
1809
[Number of enslaved people] 214(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 65  
 

Registered to William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Ann.htm. The 1811 Almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter 1809, hence the earlier evolution date.
1811
[Number of enslaved people] 233(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 163  
 

Registered to William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812mar.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter 1810, hence the earlier transcription date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 240(Tot)  
[Name] Great-Pond  
[Stock] 18  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15ann.htm. The 1816 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter 1815, hence the earlier evolution date.
1816
[Number of enslaved people] 237(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 110  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1817) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1817_02.htm. The 1817 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter 1816, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 149(Tot) 70(F) 79(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Lachlan McBayne as acting executor of William Archer, deceased, and guardian of his children.

 
T 71/43 3-7
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 237(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 102  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al06.htm. The 1818 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter 1817, hence the earlier evolution date.
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 242(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 148  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p07.htm. The 1820 Almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 240(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 137  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 237(Tot) 123(F) 114(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin as attorney to L McBayne, executor of William Archer deceased [10 births, 10 deaths, 1 acquired from G A Dunn].

 
T 71/44 21-22
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 244(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 100  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1823) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1823_04.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 238(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin and James Gayleard as attorney to L. McBayne executor of William Archer.

 
T 71/45 25-27
1824
[Number of enslaved people] 239(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 92  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1825) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1825_05.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 214(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 92  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Alamanc (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al07.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 213(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Gayleard as attorney to Lachlan McBayne, executor of William Archer [over 20 enslaved people transferred to William Archer and George Archer as bequeathed by Martha Cole].

 
T 71/46 20-22
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 16(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 25  
 

Registered to the estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al08.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 216(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 32  
 

Registered to estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29ann.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 206(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Gayleard as attorney to Lachlan McBayne, executor of William Archer deceased and as administrator of the estate of William Archer.

 
T 71/47 [unpaginated]
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 205(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 46  
 

Registered to estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831ann.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 207(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 49  
 

Registered to estate of William Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32ann.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 206(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of James Gayleard as attorney to Lachlan McBayne as executor of William Archer, deceased.

 
T 71/49 23
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 207(Tot)  
[Name] Great Pond  
[Stock] 47  
 

Registered to estate of Wm. Archer.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Ann.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.