Hopeland Plantation

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
1817 [EA] - 1831 [EY] → Owner
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Executor

Associated Claims (1)

£4,004 6S 7D

Estate Information (5)

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[Number of enslaved people] 168(Tot)  
[Name] Hopeland Plantation and in town  

Return of Abraham R. Brandon, his own property.

T71/520 52-56
[Number of enslaved people] 171(Tot)  
[Name] [No name given]  

Return of Abraham R. Brandon. Previously 26 enslaved. Of the increases (of a total of 249), the most significant purchases were from E. Stoute (126) and the Hon. John F. Alleyne (72). Of the decreases (of 104), 70 enslaved were sold to Richard W. Smitten.
For the purchases from Stoute see BA14779, no name given, St Michael, Barbados. However, note that the numbers sold by Stoute given as 124 rather than 126.

T71/529 71-80
[Number of enslaved people] 182(Tot)  
[Name] Hopeland  

Return of Abraham R. Brandon, his own property.

T71/534 46
[Number of enslaved people] 201(Tot)  
[Name] Hopeland  

Return of Abraham R. Brandon, his own property. Previously 182 enslaved.

T71/540 39-40
[Number of enslaved people] 191(Tot)  
[Name] [No name given]  

Return of Richard William Killick, Executor, the property of the estate of Abraham Rodrigues Brandon, deceased.

T71/547 42-3