Joseph Connell

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Resident slave-owner on Barbados, and probably the Joseph Connell at that time manager of The Thickets who testified in the aftermath of Bussa's Rebellion of 1816, attributing the rising to the discussion for the Slave Registry bill 'as it led the slaves to believe it was measure intended to set them free.'


Report from a Select Committee of the House of Assembly appointed to inquire into the origin, causes and progress of the late insurrection (reprinted London, 1818) pp. 49-50.

Associated Claims (5)

£19 8s 4d
£151 9s 5d
£38 16s 9d
£4,691 14s 5d
Unsuccessful claimant (Owner-in-fee)
£3,330 8s 4d

Associated Estates (5)

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] → Manager

See also Joseph Connell, awardee on Barbados 2577 and Barbados 2578.

1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1826 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner
1832 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner
1826 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Not known