West India merchant (Colonial - Caribbean)
Local merchant firm in Dominica, becoming Lockhart and Court c. 1820.
T71/354 301 - 305 shows 'Lockhart, Potter and Court' as attorneys of Thomas and Peter Turquand for Hampstead estate in 1820.
???? - 29th Aug 1873
Free person of colour, slave-owner in Jamaica. Long-term partner and later wife of Thomas Legal Yates. Living in Britain from the mid-1830s until her death in 1873.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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