Larne (County Antrim NI)
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Bequeathed by Charles McGarel to Sir James McGarel Hogg, his nephew, later Baron Magheramorne (Notes & Queries No. 134 July 21 1883, with probably a spurious history contributed by Sir J. M. Hogg).
1785 - 1854
Jamaican-born widow of a prominent slave-owner; resident in Britain following the death of her husband in 1818. Accused - and acquitted - of the cruel treatment of some enslaved people whom she brought to Britain with her.
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One of over 300 drawings of landscapes and enslaved people in Jamaica by William Berryman, 1808-1815.
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