Mornes Estate

Estate Details

Associated People (5)

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
- 1793 [EY] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Owner
1828 [EA] - 1831 [LA] → Previous owner
1828 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Receiver
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£2,043 19S 6D

Estate Information (8)

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[Number of enslaved people] 173(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes  

Return of Hon Stedman Rawlins , owner; returned by William Swanston, manager.

T 71/253 068 - 072
[Number of enslaved people] 169(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes  

Return of the Honorable Stedman Rawlins Esq, owner; returned by William Swanston, manager.

T 71/255 86-87
[Number of enslaved people] 172(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes  

Return of the Hon Stedman Rawlins, owner; returned by Stedman Rawlins, manager.

T 71/256 332-333
[Size] 145  
[Crop] sugar cane  

136.1.6 Cane Land 9.2.1 Other Land 145.3.7 Total

New Map of St. Kitts by Surveyor William McMahon 1828
[Number of enslaved people] 160(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes  

Return of Stedman Rawlins Jr, receiver for the estate of Hon Stedman Rawlins, owner; 10 enslaved people were given by deed of gift to G Rawlins. St. George, Basseterre

T 71/258 105-106
[Number of enslaved people] 165(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes  

Return of Stedman Rawlins deceased, owner; returned by William Wharton Rawlins, manager.

T 71/259 122-123
[Number of enslaved people] 168(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of Stedman Rawlins, owner; 125 enslaved people were transferred to the possession of Messrs. Evan Baillie Sons and Co as mortgagees on the 27th Sept. 1832; at the same time, 35 people were 'confiscated to the Crown'.

T 71/260 12 to 17
[Number of enslaved people] 127(Tot)  
[Name] Mornes Estate  

Return of Evan Ballie, owner; returned by James Somerville, manager; 125 enslaved people were received with the estate on 27 Sept. 1832 by transfer from Stedman Rawlins Esq

T 71/260 9 to 12