Belle Plaine

Estate Details

Associated People (2)

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  • 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] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Associated Claims (1)

£14,729 18S 7D

Estate Information (4)

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[Number of enslaved people] 236(Tot) 97(F) 139(M)  
[Name] Belle Plaine  

Geo. Robertson registered 236 enslaved people on Belle Plaine in 1817 as atty of D. Cornfoot and R. Bell prop.

T71/397 B3 649
[Number of enslaved people] 296(Tot) 132(F) 164(M)  
[Name] Belle Plaine  

Geo. Robertson, attorney.

T71/413 B2
[Number of enslaved people] 287(Tot) 130(F) 157(M)  
[Name] Belle Plaine  

In the lawful possession of David Cornfoot and Robert Bell by James Robertson attorney

T71/419 2514-2521
[Number of enslaved people] 275(Tot) 136(F) 139(M)  
[Name] Belle Plaine  

Belonging to Belle Plaine, in lawful possession of George Robertson atty. of David Cornfoot and Robert Bell.

T71/432 1439-1445