Tempe & Nursery

Estate Details

Associated People (3)

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
- 1818 [LA] → Previous owner
1808 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder
1808 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder


Berbice - not yet traced in the slave compensation records

Estate Information (2)

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[Name] Tempe & Nursery  

In August 1809 was reproduced in London a notice previously lodged by the Exploiteur in Berbice in October 1808, announcing the auction in October 1809 of the Tempe & Nursery estate owned by the widow of Alfred Bartrum and brought under sequestration in behalf of the mortgagees Barrows & Lousada.

London Gazette 16286 12/08/1809 p. 1288
[Number of enslaved people] 32(Tot) 16(F) 16(M)  
[Name] Tempe & Nursery  

Return of slaves attached to Plantation Tempe & Nursery situated on the West Sea coast of Berbice the property of James Maxwell deceased, this return made by Peter Fairbairn curator 23/12/1817.

T71/437 249