Cane Garden

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
1773 [SY] - → Owner
1795 [SY] - 1819 [EY] → Tenant-for-life

Mrs C. Greig is shown as owner of Cane Garden in the 1817 Slave Register and (as 'late Catharine Greg as owner') in the 1822 Slave Register. She had bought additional enslaved people to place on the estate in 1820.

- 1795 [EY] → Joint owner

Owned by John Greg's wife Catharine nee Henderson after 1773. It is not yet clear whether she retained ownership during marriage before his death in 1795.

1834 [SY] - 1839 [EY] → Owner
1825 [EA] - 1827 [LA] → Owner

Associated Claims (1)

£2,250 14S 10D

Estate Information (6)

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[Number of enslaved people] 83(Tot)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Mrs C Greig as owner.

T71/493 200-202
[Number of enslaved people] 88(Tot) 38(F) 50(M)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Formerly in the possession of the late Catharine Greg as owner, now transferred to Samuel Greg [increase by purchase from Alexander McBarnet by Mrs Greg, 3 January 1820].

T71/495 95-96
[Number of enslaved people] 89(Tot) 43(F) 46(M)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Samuel Greg.

T71/497 69
[Number of enslaved people] 92(Tot) 45(F) 47(M)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Samuel Greg.

T71/497 62-63
[Number of enslaved people] 89(Tot) 45(F) 44(M)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Thomas Greg Jnr. Statement sworn by Alexander Durrie.

T71/499 57-58
[Number of enslaved people] 81(Tot) 44(F) 37(M)  
[Name] Cane Garden Estate  

Cane Garden Estate. The property of Thomas Greg Jnr. Statement sworn by Henry Cresswell. Register taken on 1st May. Total on 1st August 1834 was 82 enslaved people.

T71/500 90-91