John Packharnis

No Dates


Apparently resident slave-owner in Jamaica, where he owned the Carlton estate in St Ann from at least 1797 until his death c. 1810. The compensation for the estate was paid to his three daughters. To date no will or probate has been found for him.

Listed as the owner of three estates in St Ann in 1792: Content with 108 enslaved people and 44 stock; Lincoln with 10 enslaved people and 29 stock; and Prosper Hall with 25 enslaved people and 196 stock.


'A List of slaves and stock in the parish of St Ann taken the 28th March 1792 pursuant to order of the Honourable House of Assembly... transcribed from papers presented to the British Museum by Charles E. Long ref. Add. 12435' transcribed at

Further Information

Sarah Ann or Anna; Frances; Eliza

Associated Estates (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
1793 [EA] - 1796 [LA] → Executor
1811 [EA] - 1827 [LA] → Previous owner
1797 [EA] - 1809 [LA] → Owner
1792 [EA] - → Owner
1792 [EA] - → Owner
1792 [EA] - → Owner

Relationships (3)

Father → Daughter
Father → Daughter
Father → Daughter