British Guiana 1140

7th Dec 1835 | 40 Enslaved | £1996 18s 2d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 124.

Parliamentary Papers shows that the award was split into 19 and 21 enslaved persons.  

T71/886: shows that the award was split into 19 and 11 enslaved persons, and shows: '1140 awarded £1016 16s 6d + 1140 £980 1s 8d, 2373 awarded £680 14s 8d.' A note says: 'Note. This sum was wrongly claimed - as 1140 and 2373 after the same was awarded it was discovered that Mr Kingston was not entitled to no 2372 - and ultimately he returned the compensation money £680 14s 8d by a check which was paid over to John Clarke, agent of Wm Croal & co., the parties entitled.'

T71/432 p. 1342: G. Parry registered 22 enslaved persons belonging to John Kingston, attached to Plantation Clairmont.  

T71/432 p. 1341: G. Parry registered as 'pp' 151 enslaved persons on Plantation Clairmont (no ownership is shown).

Further Information

British Guiana
Claim No.
Collected by
Kingston, John

Associated Individuals (1)