Estate Details

Associated People (1)

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] → Trustee


Not yet traced in the compensation records. This was almost certainly the same estate as 'Fitch's Creek' and the details above have been recorded there.

Estate Information (2)

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[Number of enslaved people] 133(Tot)  
[Name] Byam's  

Rd Burgh Byam trustee by consent of mortgagor William Byam Esq. and mortgagees Messrs Rodie & Shands. 'Trust estate of William Byam (called Byam's).'

T71/245 641-646
[Number of enslaved people] 260(Tot)  
[Name] Byam's  

William Lee attorney to William Byam senior. The sworn statement shows the enslaved people as 'belonging to the trust estate of William Byam called Byam's.'

T71248 428-433