West India merchant (Colonial - Caribbean)
The will of Fergus Paterson of Grenada made in 1784, attested in 1785 and proved in London in 1788 shows him as partner in Coll Turner & Co. of London.
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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Details in the life of Quamin, head boilerman on Palm Estate.
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