Estate Details

Associated People (3)

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
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Other

See also separate return of Elizabeth Harding for BA8240 (1832).

1832 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Previous owner
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Executor

Associated Claims (1)

£324 6S 0D
Note that there may be confusion here between the various William Harding. There is no indication that the William Harding who was an awardee on this claim was deceased whereas the 1832 Slave Register gives a William Harding as deceased.


[No name given.]

Estate Information (5)

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[Number of enslaved people] 145(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of William Harding, his own property.

T71/520 723-7
[Number of enslaved people] 150(Tot)  
[Name] [no name given]  

Return of William Harding, his own property. Previously 139 enslaved.

T71/531 52-53
[Number of enslaved people] 58(Tot)  

Return of William Harding, his own property. Previous return showed 150 enslaved. Changes since 1823:
Births: 9; In right of marriage with Elizabeth Merritt: 27; Purchased of Daniel Humphrey: 12; Deaths: 7; Gift to M. E. Dalzell: 133. (Increases: 48; decreases: 140.)

T71/535 309-13
[Number of enslaved people] 59(Tot)  

Return of William Harding, his own property.

T71/543 49

Return of Conrade Pile, Executor, the property of the Estate of William Harding, deceased. Recorded here partly because the previous return had shown 59; on Harding's death, some of the enslaved reverted to Mr and Mrs W. Dalzell.

See Mary Elizabeth Dalzell

T71/550 47-8