Estate Details

Associated People (6)

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
29/01/1829 [SD] - 1836 [EY] → Owner
  1. Estate was purchased from David Elliot

  2. End year is latest date of association that can be varied by the available sources.

1834 [SY] - 1834 [EY] → Attorney

Start and end year are the earliest and latest dates of association that can be varied by the available sources.

1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Owner
1822 [EA] - 1822 [LA] → Other

Thomson registered the estate 'in direction under a receiver'.

1825 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Owner
1828 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Manager

Associated Claims (1)

£1,424 2S 4D

Estate Information (9)

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[Number of enslaved people] 108(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge Estate  

Return of William Thomson, owner.

T 71/253 532-534
[Number of enslaved people] 99(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Return of an unnamed owner; returned by William Thomson, "in direction under a receiver".

T 71/255 60
[Number of enslaved people] 94(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Return of David Elliot, owner.

T 71/256 154
[Number of enslaved people] 82(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Return of James Watson, manager of the estate of David Elliot, owner. St. Mary, Cayon

T 71/258 48-49
[Name] Lodge  
[Size] 144  
[Crop] sugar  

Listed in St Mary Cayon as an estate of 144 acres in William McMahon's 1828 map of St Kitts with 103 acres of caneland. Proprietor(s) Charles Adamson.

William McMahon, A New Topographical Map of the Island of Saint Christopher, West Indies... (1828)
[Size] 144  
[Crop] sugar cane  

Total estate area in acres: 144.2.2 Cane Land: 103.2.21 Other Land: 40.3.21

New Map of St. Kitts by Surveyor William McMahon 1828
[Number of enslaved people] 78(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Charles Adamson, owner; 78 enslaved people were purchased from David Elliot 29 Jan 1829

T 71/259 10 to 12
[Number of enslaved people] 81(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Return of Charles Adamson, owner.

T 71/259 10 to 12
[Number of enslaved people] 79(Tot)  
[Name] Lodge  

Return of Charles Adamson, owner; returned by William Adamson, attorney.

T 71/260 1