Norbrook

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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
1741 [EA] - 1778 [LA] → Owner
1778 [EA] - 1811 [LA] → Owner
1815 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Tenant-for-life

Known to have inherited as tenant-for-life from his brother Charles Long of Saxmundham.

1829 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Tenant-for-life

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£2,025 16S 0D

Estate Information (64)

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1741
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum, molasses, cattle, land sale, coffee and house rental  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by John Merewether one of the attorneys to the said Charles Long Esq.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives, IB/11/4/1 134
1752
[Name] Norbrook Pen  
[Crop] Sale of milk and livestock  
 

Estate of Charles Long Esq. under the care of Charles Spencer and George Paplay his attorneys. Account filed by the said Charles Spencer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 139
1752
[Name] Norbrook Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Estate of Charles Long Esq. under the care of Charles Spencer and George Paplay his attorneys. Account filed by the said Charles Spencer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 139
1753
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by George Paplay of the parish of Kingston merchant. The estates of Norbrook Plantation and Norbrook Pen were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 169
1753
[Name] Norbrook Pen  
[Crop] Livestock  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by George Paplay of the parish of Kingston merchant. The estates of Norbrook Plantation and Norbrook Pen were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 169
1754
[Name] Norbook  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

In the possession of Spencer & Paplay as attorneys. Account of the produce of the estate sold by Spencer & Paplay as factors, filed by George Paplay of the parish of Kingston merchant. The estates of Norbrook Plantation, Norbrook Pen and Norbrook Mountain were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 179
1754
[Name] Norbrook Mountain  
[Crop] Coffee  
 

In the possession of Spencer & Paplay as attorneys. Account of the produce of the estate sold by Spencer & Paplay as factors, filed by George Paplay of the parish of Kingston merchant. The estates of Norbrook Plantation, Norbrook Pen and Norbrook Mountain were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 179
1754
[Name] Norbrook Pen  
[Crop] Livestock  
 

In the possession of Spencer & Paplay as attorneys. Account of the produce of the estate sold by Spencer & Paplay as factors, filed by George Paplay of the parish of Kingston merchant. The estates of Norbrook Plantation, Norbrook Pen and Norbrook Mountain were filed together.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/2 179
1755
[Name] Norbrook Plantation with the Penn and Mountain  
[Crop] sugar, rum. Coffee, corn, sheep, cattle  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esquire, in the possession of Spencer & Paplay, attorneys. Account filed by George Paplay, attorney.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/3 21
1770
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by Jas (sp) Alexander.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/5 165
1771
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by John Milne as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/6 172
1772
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Belonging to Charles Long Esq. Account filed by John Milne as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/6 219
1773
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum and coffee  
 

Account filed by John Milne as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/6 79
1776
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by Henry Blake as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/8 59
1777
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Henry Blake as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 130
1778
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Henry Blake as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 142
1780
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

No Ownership details given. Account filed by Richard Welch, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/10 16
1781
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

No Owneship detials given. Account filed by Ruchard Welch, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/10 48
1782
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Richard Welch, overseer, and under his care and direction or which he is in possession.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/10 155
1783
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by Richard Welch as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/11 152
1784
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by Richard Welch as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/11 189
1786
[Name] Norbrook Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Richard Welch.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/12 162
1787
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by Thomas Irwin, overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/12 136
1787
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Under the care and management of John Henchell Esquire attorney for Charles Long Esquire the proprietor. Account filed by John Camron as book keeper.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/15 35 f.18
1788
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Colman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/15 361 f.190
1789
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

In the possession of Charles Long Esquire under the care and management of John Henchell [?] Esquire. Account filed by William Cohnan as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/16 214
1790
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/17 270-271
1791
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/18 197 [f.93]
1792
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 49-50
1793
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/19 409 [f.205]
1794
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/20 123
1795
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/21 66
1796
[Name] Norbrook Plantation  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotenan? Overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/23
1797
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/24 17 [no 18-20]
1798
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/24 125
1798
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] Sugar  
 

Plotted In St Andrew as a sugar estate with a cattle mill in James Robertson's 1804 map of Jamaica.

 
To the King's most excellent Majesty, this map of the island of Jamaica, constructed from actual surveys. . . (London, J. Robertson, 1804), based on Robertson's survey of the county of Surrey which he compeleted in 1798.
1799
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, 5 heads of stock  
 

Account filed by William Coleman, estate under his care.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/25 2
1800
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum  
 

Account filed by William Cotman as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/27 133
1803
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Crop] sugar, rum, some cattle, rents  
 

Property of Charles Long Esq. Account filed by James Wright his attorney for the year ending 31/12/1803.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/31 67
1807
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar, rum, livestock, rent of a mountain  
 

Account filed by George Noakes as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/37 103
1808
[Name] Norbrook  
[Crop] sugar and rum  
 

Account filed by George Noakes as overseer.

 
Accounts Produce, Jamaica Archives 1B/11/4/38 216-217
1809
[Number of enslaved people] 114(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 55  
 

Registered to Charles Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1811) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL11Andr.htm. The 1811 almanac was based on the givings-in of the March Quarter for 1809, hence the earlier evolution date.
1811
[Number of enslaved people] 113(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook  
[Stock] 11  
 

Registered to Charles Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1812) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1812and.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1815
[Number of enslaved people] 99(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 60  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1816) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL15andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 98(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 73  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1818) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1818al08.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1817
[Number of enslaved people] 96(Tot) 47(F) 49(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of William Shand as attorney to Dudley Long North.

 
T71/125 411
1819
[Number of enslaved people] 94(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 29  
 

Registered to Robert Hamilton and others.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1820) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al20p09.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 27(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 30  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1821) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al1821_06.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1820
[Number of enslaved people] 95(Tot) 47(F) 48(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of the Hon. William Shand as attorney of Dudley Long North Esq.

 
T71/126 110
1821
[Number of enslaved people] 91(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 81  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1822) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/Al22p09.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 87(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 75  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1824) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL24andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1823
[Number of enslaved people] 87(Tot) 40(F) 47(M)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
 

In the possession of John Bolton as attorney to Dudley Long North Esq.

 
T71/128 109
1825
[Number of enslaved people] 85(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 63  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1826) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1826al11.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 81(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 27  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1827) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/a1827al07.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1826
[Number of enslaved people] 81(Tot) 37(F) 44(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Bolton as attorney to Dudley Long North Esq.

 
T71/131 67
1827
[Number of enslaved people] 79(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 26  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1828) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1828al10.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1828
[Number of enslaved people] 76(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 30  
 

Registered to Dudley Long North.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1829) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al29andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1829
[Number of enslaved people] 77(Tot) 38(F) 39(M)  
[Name] [no name given]  
 

In the possession of John Bolton as the attorney for Mrs Jane Long, owner under the will of the late Charles Long Esq.

 
T71/134 64
1830
[Number of enslaved people] 77(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 34  
 

Registered to Jane Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1831) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/1831andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1831
[Number of enslaved people] 92(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 32  
 

Registered to Jane Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1832) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/al32andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 92(Tot)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
[Stock] 35  
 

Registered to Jane Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1833) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Members/AL33Andr.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 93(Tot) 47(F) 46(M)  
[Name] Norbrook  
 

In possession of Joseph Gordon as attorney for Mrs Jane Long. Purchased 16 enslaved workers from the Barbican Estate.

 
T71/137 228
1832
[Number of enslaved people] 93(Tot) 47(F) 46(M)  
[Name] Norbrook Estate  
 

In the possession of Joseph Gordon as attorney to Mrs Jane Long. 6m 10f purchased from James Simpson and William Rae, executors of John Gordon deceased.

 
T71/137 228
1839
[Name] Norbrook estate  
[Size] 1048  
 

Registered to John Long.

 
Jamaica Almanac (1840) transcribed at http://www.jamaicanfamilysearch.com/Samples/AL40Andrew.htm. The almanac was based on the givings-in of the previous March Quarter, hence the earlier evolution date.