Cave Valley

Estate Details


Associated People (20)

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
1819 [SY] - → Mortgage Holder
1832 [SY] - 1839 [LA] → Previous owner
1809 [EA] - 1815 [LA] → Not known
1817 [EA] - → Attorney
1817 [EA] - → Attorney
1817 [EA] - → Joint owner
1817 [EA] - → Joint owner
1819 [EA] - 1819 [LA] → Annuitant

An annuitant after the sale of the estate between 1817 and 1820. Given the date of indentures surrounding the sale, it was probably in 1819.

1820 [EA] - 1832 [EY] → Owner
1820 [EA] - → Other
1823 [EA] - → Other
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Attorney
1829 [EA] - → Other
1829 [EA] - → Other
1829 [EA] - → Other
1832 [EA] - → Other
1834 [EA] - → Trustee and Executor
1834 [EA] - → Trustee and Executor
1834 [EA] - → Trustee and Executor

Associated Claims (1)

£5,227 11S 8D

Estate Information (24)

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1809
[Number of enslaved people] 78(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 10  
 

Registered to Timothy Bellamire.

 
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] 79(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 7  
 

Registered to Timothy Bellamore.

 
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] 8(Tot)  
[Name] Cave-Valley  
[Stock] 61  
 

Registered to Timothy Bellamore.

 
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] 83(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 72  
 

Registered to Timothy Bellamore.

 
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] 74(Tot) 40(F) 34(M)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of Edward James and Timothy Bellamore as owners.

 
T71/43 641-644
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 76(Tot) 31(F) 45(M)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of Charles Rob and Francis Rob as attorneys of Edward James, owner.

 
T71/43 644-647
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 179(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 98  
 

Registered to Timothy Bellamore.

 
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.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 233(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] number torn  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 141(Tot) 69(F) 72(M)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin as owner of Cave Valley Estate. Cave Valley Estate in 1817 was in the possession of Edward James] [births 13, deaths 16, 11enslaved people purchased from Richard James by whom they were registered in St Ann's in the name of Edward James as owner by his attorney; 21 by purchase from Edward James, owner, by whom they were registered; 10 from Edward James, owner; 33 by purchase from Edward James and registered in the name of James V Bellanear [sic] [presumably = James & Bellamore] as owner in St Ann's; 10 by purchase from Edward James as attorney to his brother Richard James and registered in the name of Edward James; 19 by purchase from Edward James and registered as owner in St Ann's; 40 by purchase from Edward James registered as owned by James V Ballamore [sic, presumably = James & Bellamore] in St Ann's.

 
T71/44 316-320
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 3(Tot) 2(F) 1(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Edward James by Isaac Higgin, his attorney [decrease of 71 by sale to Isaac Higgin since 1817, 1 death and 1 enrolled twice].

 
T71/44 351-352
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 229(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 235  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 155(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin as owner of Cave Valley Estate [increase mainly by purchase from J S Hanson, St Ann's and from A Buchanan registered in St Mary's].

 
T71/45 396-398
1824
[Number of enslaved people] 233(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 172  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 280(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 195  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 47(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin as lessee from John Graham Clarke.

 
T 71/46 156-157
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 161(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
 

In the possession of Isaac Higgin as owner on Cave Valley.

 
T71/46 383-384
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 271(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 34  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 274(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 28  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 226(Tot) 106(F) 120(M)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of John Anderson and Duncan Matheson as attorneys of Isaac Higgin, owner on Cave Valley Estate [increase in enslaved people by purchase from Mary Partridge James and from William Dyer, administrator of John Graham Clark, all being formerly returned by Isaac Higgin as lessee.

 
T71/47 [unpaginated]
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 268(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 28  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 265(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 35  
 

Registered to Isaac Higgin.

 
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] 257(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley Estate  
 

In the possession of John Anderson as attorney for Cave Valley Estate [Isaac Higgins, deceased][increase in enslaved people by purchase at Deputy Marshal's sale - previously registered to John Christie ].

 
T71/49 366
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 322(Tot)  
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Stock] 31  
 

Registered to estate of Isaac Higgin.

 
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.
1839
[Name] Cave Valley  
[Size] 1354  
 

Registered to the estate of Isaac Higgin.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/AL40Ann.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.