Estate Details

Associated People (4)

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
- 1776 [EY] → Tenant-for-life
1776 [SY] - 1822 [LA] → Tenant-for-life
1825 [EA] - 1835 [LA] → Joint owner
1825 [EA] - 1835 [LA] → Joint owner

Associated Claims (1)

£3,613 0S 11D


Part of the estate is now The Grange Health Care Facility, which is a nursing home for the elderly.


Healthcare: The unusual proposal that became Development Bank’s flagship project, SKNVibes, 16 March 2009

Estate Information (9)

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[Number of enslaved people] 205(Tot)  
[Name] Grange Estate  

Return of an unnamed owner; returned by William Thomson, lessee.

T 71/253 536-541
[Number of enslaved people] 193(Tot)  
[Name] Grange  

Return of Lady Brisco and Edward Carey [sic] Esq, joint owners; returned by William Thomson, lessee, on 26 Feb 1821.

T 71/255 13 to 14
[Number of enslaved people] 194(Tot)  
[Name] Grange  

Return of Dowager Lady Brisco and Edward Carey Esq, owners; returned by Thomas L. Pemberton, manager; 4 Jan 1822.

T 71/255 14
[Number of enslaved people] 199(Tot)  
[Name] Grange  

Return of an unnamed owner; returned by Thomas S Pemberton, manager.

T 71/256 55-57
[Number of enslaved people] 210(Tot)  
[Name] Grange  

Returned by James Stageman, attorney for the estate of Sir Wastel Brisco Bart. and Stanley Cary Esquire, joint owners. St. Mary, Cayon

T 71/258 8 to 9
[Number of enslaved people] 210(Tot)  
[Name] The Grange  

210 enslaved people were received with the estate from James Stageman on 1 January 1828.

T 71/259 26-27
[Name] Grange  
[Size] 163  
[Crop] sugar  

Listed in St Mary Cayon as an estate of 163 acres in William McMahon's 1828 map of St Kitts with 108 acres of caneland. Proprietor(s) Sir Wastel Briscoe, Bart.

William McMahon, A New Topographical Map of the Island of Saint Christopher, West Indies... (1828)
[Number of enslaved people] 226(Tot)  
[Name] The Grange  

Return of Sir Wastel Brisco Bart. and George Stanley Cary Esq, owners; returned by Adam Stevens, attorney to the lessees Messrs Mannings and Co.

T 71/259 26-27
[Number of enslaved people] 236(Tot)  
[Name] Grange Estate  

Return of Sir Wastel Briscoe and Stanley Cary, joint owners; returned by James Stageman, attorney.

T 71/260 31 to 32