Estate Details

Associated People (2)

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
- 1818 [EY] → Owner
1818 [EA] - 1818 [LA] → Heir

James Blair was left the half-share in Courtland belonging to his cousin John McCamon in the latter's will proved in 1818, consistent with the will of Lambert Blair who bequeathed a share in the estates to McCamon on condition that he [McCamon] in turn left the shares to James Blair if McCamon died without issue.


Berbice - not yet identified in the slave compensation records

Estate Information (1)

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[Number of enslaved people] 150(Tot) 58(F) 92(M)  
[Name] Courtland  

Return of slaves attached to Plantation Courtland and No. 2 situate on the Corantyne coast the property of John McCamon. This return made by John Ross his attorney 01/12/1817.

T71/437 226-228