Walter Paisley

No Dates


Resident slave-owner, dead by 1794 and shown as previous owner of Great Pond Pen 1794-1807; the enslaved people were divided c. 1807 between Sarah Ann Paisley and Annah [sic] (one-third) and William Archer (two-thirds).

Owner of 61 enslaved people and 195 stock in St Ann, Jamaica, in 1792.


'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

Associated Estates (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
1794 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Previous owner
1792 [EA] - → Owner
1817 [EA] - 1817 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (3)

Testator → Legatee
Notes →
Mrs Archer was apparently coheiress and probably daughter of Walter...
Father → Daughter
Testator → Executor