Charles Mitchell of Camp Savanna

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Biography

Charles Mitchell named in Accounts Produce as owner of Camp Savanna and Mountain Spring (Westmoreland, Jamaica), 1762-1765. In 1767 he is listed as deceased but his date of death is not clear and and did occur in or before 1762, as John Kinlock (q.v.) is listed as Executor from 1762 onwards. His widow Ann appears to have remarried, to Dr Gilbert Mathison (q.v.).

Charles Mitchell of Kingston, merchant. Estate probated in Jamaica in 1762. Slave-ownership at probate: 306 of whom 191 were listed as male and 115 as female. 70 were listed as boys, girls or children. Total value of estate at probate: £96146.33 Jamaican currency of which £15670 currency was the value of enslaved people. Estate valuation included £0 currency cash, £68940.92 currency debts and £381.43 currency plate.


Sources

1B/11/4/4 Accounts Produce 1763-1766 Jamaica Archive p. 38.

Trevor Burnard, Database of Jamaican inventories, 1674-1784.


Further Information

Spouse
Ann
Children
Charles; John Hanbury
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Estates (4)

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
1762 [EA] - 1765 [LA] → Owner
1767 [EA] - 1786 [LA] → Previous owner
1762 [EA] - 1765 [LA] → Owner
1767 [EA] - 1786 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (3)

Other relatives
Notes →
Charles Mitchell's widow appears to have married Dr Gilbert...
Father → Son
Father → Son

Inventories (1)