La Reconnaissance

Estate Details

Associated People (1)

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] - 1817 [LA] → Owner


Demerara - not yet traced in the compensation records

Estate Information (2)

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[Name] La Reconnissance  
[Crop] Cotton  

La Reconnaissance, shown as plantation no. 36 under the sub-heading 'De Mahaica a Demerarie', proprietaire Marchand, 500 carreaux, C[oton].

Carte Generale...Demerarie 'Liste des habitations...' [1798] University of Amsterdam Library 'Suriname 1599-1975'
[Number of enslaved people] 128(Tot) 53(F) 75(M)  
[Name] La Reconnaissance  

C. Spencer atty of S. Mackay prop.

T71/397 L3 1163