Bevon Island

Estate Details


Associated People (8)

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
- 1795 [EY] → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Joint owner

Owner recorded as Evan Baillie Sons & Co.

1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Manager
1822 [EA] - 1825 [LA] → Manager

John's middle name is spelt Haynes in the 1822 Slave Register.

1828 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Attorney
1828 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1831 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Attorney
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£1,424 1S 6D

Estate Information (7)

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1817
[Number of enslaved people] 81(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island  
 

Return of Evan Bailie and sons, joint owners; returned by John McDonell, manager; this does not appear to be an agricultural estate and is not listed as such in the index of the slave register.

 
T 71/253 226-228
1822
[Number of enslaved people] 83(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island  
 

Return of Messrs Evan Ballie Sons and Co, joint owners; returned by John Haynes O'Brien, manager.

 
T 71/255 6
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 85(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island  
 

Return of Messrs Evan Baillie Sons and Co, owner; returned by John H O'Brien, manager.

 
T 71/256 41-42
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 88(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island  
 

Returned by William Stephens, attorney of Baillie Sons and Co, joint owners. St. John, Capisterre

 
T 71/258 5 to 6
1828
[Name] Bevon Island  
[Size] 82  
[Crop] sugar cane  
 

cane land 52.3.19
other land 30.0.7
total land 82.3.26

 
New Map of St. Kitts by Surveyor William McMahon 1828
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 80(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island  
 

Return of John Willett Willett Esq, owner; returned by Robert Claxton, attorney.

 
T 71/259 149
1834
[Number of enslaved people] 85(Tot)  
[Name] Bevon Island Estate  
 

Return of Henry Ralph Willett, owner; returned by Robert Claxton, attorney.

 
T 71/260 175