Mona Estate

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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
1791 [SY] - 1794 [EY] → Owner
1794 [SY] - 1805 [EY] → Heir

Co-heiress with her sister Rebecca Robinson under the will of their uncle William Bond (d. 1794).

1794 [SY] - 1834 [EY] → Heir

Co-heir with her sister Sarah Wilkinson (later Field) under the will of their uncle William Bond (d. 1794).

1795 [SY] - 1819 [EY] → Other

Husband of Rebecca Robinson nee Bond, the co-heiress of her uncle William Bond, and a party with his wife to the Chancery suit of Rutherford v Wilkinson, into which the compensation money for the estate was later paid.

1779 [EA] - 1791 [EY] → Joint owner
1779 [EA] - 1791 [EY] → Joint owner

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£2,927 6S 4D

Notes

The Mona estate, together with the Papine estate, formed the basis of the Mona Campus of the UWI. See Suzanne Francis Brown, Mona Past and Present: The History and Heritage of the Mona Campus, University of the West Indies (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2004)


Estate Information (48)

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1775
[Name] Mona  
 

The property of Messrs. William and Thomas Bond. Produce shipped and sold by Edward Moore his attorney. Account filed by George Stacpoole as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/8 42
1779
[Name] Mona  
 

The property of William and Thomas Bond. Porduce shipped and sold by Thomas Bond as one of the proprietors. Account filed by Gabriel Rowland as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/9 157-8
1783
[Name] Mona  
 

Account filed by Gabriel Rowland as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/11 49
1784
[Name] Mona  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by Gabriel Rowland as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/11 179
1786
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the management of James Clark Esq, acting attorney to the estate; account filed by Gabriel Rowland.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/12 137
1788
[Name] Mona  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Produce sold on the orders of James Clark Esquire as acting attorney for the estate. Account filed by Gabriel Rowland as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/15 330
1789
[Name] Mona  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the care, mangagement and direction of James Clark Esquire. Account filed by Gabriel Rowland as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 285 f.141
1790
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the management of James Johnston acting attorney for the estate. Account filed by Alexander Smith as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/17 223-224
1791
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Under the management of James Johnstone Esquire acting attorney for the estate. Account filed by Alexander Smith as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 433 [f.206]
1792
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the management of James Johnson Esquire acting attorney. Account filed by Alexander Smith as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 294
1793
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, livestock  
 

Disposed of by James Johnson Esquire acting attorney. Account filed by Alexander Smith as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 368-369 [f.185]
1794
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some sheep  
 

Disposed of on the order of James Johnstone Esq acting attorney for the estate. Account filed by Alexander Smith as overseer for the period 01/01/1794 to 01/01/1795.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 171
1795
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by John Batchelor as overseer for the period 01/01/1794 to 05/05/1795.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/21 86
1796
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account given by John Stewart Esq, acting attorney. Account filed by John Batchelor, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/23
1796
[Name] None given  
 

The Chancery suit of Rutherford v Wilkinson, arising from the estates of the London merchants Thomas Bond (d. 1791) and his brother William Bond (d. 1794), into which the compensation money for the Mona estate was paid in the 1830s, was underway by late 1796. 'Rutherford' was the London merchant Abraham Watson Rutherford, partner of William Bond and consignee of Bond's unnamed Jamaican estates under Bond's will; 'Wilkinson' was Sarah Wilkinson, the widowed niece of William and Thomas Bond.

 
London Gazette 13959 10/12/1796 p. 1202 and 13978 07/02/1797 p. 137
1797
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Under the management of James Johnston Esq attorney for the estate. Account filed by John Batchelor as overseer for the period 01/01/1797 to 01/01/1798.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/24 51
1798
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the management of James Johnstone Esq attorney for the estate. Account filed by John Batchelor as overseer for the period 01/01/1798 to 01/01/1799.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/24 134
1798
[Name] Mona  
[Crop] Sugar  
 

Plotted In St Andrew as a sugar estate with a watermill in James Robertson's 1804 map of Jamaica.

 
To the King's most excellent Majesty, this map of the island of Jamaica, constructed from actual surveys. . . (London, J. Robertson, 1804), based on Robertson's survey of the county of Surrey which he compeleted in 1798.
1800
[Name] Mona Plantation  
[Crop] sugar  
 

In the possession of James Johnstone Esq as attorney. Account filed by Robert Stuart as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/28 27
1800
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

In the possession of James Johnstone Esq as attorney. Account filed by Robert Stuart as overseer. Accounts filed for 1799-1800.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/28 28
1801
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses, cotton, ginger, coffee, cocoa, pimento  
 

Under the care and direction of Alexander McCulloch or which he is in possession of. Account filed by Alexander McCulloch.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/29 58
1803
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses, cotton, ginger, coffee, cocoa, pimento  
 

Account filed by Frederick Walford (the estate is under his care but his status is not given).

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archvies 1B/11/4/32 1
1804
[Name] Mona Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum and steers  
 

Belonging to the heirs of William and Thomas Bond. Account given in the name of John Stewart, Esq, attorney to the said estate. Account filed by Cornelius O"Callaghan, overseer to said estate.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archvies 1B/11/4/32 107
1807
[Name] Mona  
[Crop] sugar, rum and cattle  
 

Estate produce disposed of by order of John Stewart Esq. as attorney for the estate and under his management. Account filed by James Sanderson as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/37 76
1809
[Number of enslaved people] 176(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 112  
 

Registered to heirs of William and Thomas Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Andr.htm. The 1811 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter for 1809, hence the earlier evolution date.
1811
[Number of enslaved people] 170(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 69  
 

Registered to Thomas and William Bond deceased.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812and.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 164(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 93  
 

Registered to heirs of Thomas and William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 182(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 118  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al08.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 158(Tot) 83(F) 75(M)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
 

In the possession of Peter Robertson as attorney.

 
T71/125 97
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 29(Tot) 16(F) 13(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Peter Robertson as attorney the property of the trustees of William Bond.

 
T71/125 101
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 88  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p09.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 103  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot) 98(F) 87(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of the Hon. Peter Robertson as attorney to the trustees of William Bond Esq. deceased.

 
T71/126 105
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 136  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p09.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 122  
 

Registered to estate of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 185(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Peter Robertson as attorney to the heirs of William Bond Esq. deceased.

 
T71/130 917
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 183(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 106  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al11.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 177(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 67  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al07.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 177(Tot) 100(F) 77(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Charles Anderson Esq. as attorney to the heirs of William Bond Esq. (deceased).

 
T71/131 12
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 174(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 69  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al10.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 174(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 50  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 126(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Charles Anderson Esq. as attorney for the heirs of William Bond (deceased).

 
T71/134 14
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 177(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 71  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 173(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 75  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 155(Tot)  
[Name] Mona Estate  
[Stock] 69  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 165(Tot) 96(F) 69(M)  
[Name] Mona  
 

In possession of Charles Anderson, Esq., attorney for the heirs of William Bond (deceased).

 
T71/137 13
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 165(Tot) 96(F) 69(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Charles Anderson Esq as attorney to the heirs of William Bond deceased.

 
T71/137 13
1839
[Name] Mona estate  
[Size] 1370  
 

Registered to heirs of William Bond.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/AL40Andrew.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.

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