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"Memorandm, that mr: Iames Stapleton, the Son of his Excie:William Stapleton Captt. Generall &c Was borne upon this Island of Nevis the 24th. day of Septr. …
First line: "Memorandm, that mr: Iames Stapleton,..." [first line], "Memorandm, that mr: Iames Stapleton, the Son of his Excie:William Stapleton Captt. Generall &c Was borne upon this Island of Nevis the 24th. day of Septr. being Tuesday about eleavin of the Clock at night ano: Do~m: 1672... William Stapleton the Second Son... Ann Stapleton the Daughter... Miles Stapleton, the third Son... Lewise Stapleton, Second Daughter... Frances Stapleton, the third Daughter... All Recorded in the Book of Records of Nevis Tho: Fenton Secr~."Copy record of birth dates for the six Stapleton children., Original digital object name: bei-m020, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Andrew Hamilton Esqr. to Benjamin Vaughan Junior and others. } Lease for a Year. (docket title)
"Sold by Lewis Peacock, Stationer, Chancery Lane where Writings are fairly Ingrossed and Copied." engr. on initial.Andrew Hamilton sold Walkers or the Wind Mill Plantation in St. Paul parish and Paynes Upper or Morgans Plantation in St. John parish, Nevis to Benjamin Vaughan the Younger, Thomas Parry, and Thomas Greg; signed "Andw Hamilton"; includes a schedule of slaves., Original digital object name: bei-m299, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Andrew Hamilton Esqr. to Richard Neave and Thomas Neave Esqrs. } Lease for a Year.-- (docket title)
"Sold by Philip Benn, Stationer, No. 28. Threadneedle Street. London. Deeds and Writings carefully Engross'd or Copied" engr. on initial.Andrew Hamilton leased Walkers or the Wind Mill Plantation and Payne's Upper or Morgans Plantation in Nevis to Richard Neave and Thomas Neave; signed "Andw Hamilton.", Original digital object name: bei-m325, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Grafton Street, 21 Aug. 1788. ALS to Sir George Douglas
"My Dr. Sir Two days ago, I arrived here, after a short, and pleasant passage from Nevis. I should have been very glad to have found you in Town, having much to say to you on the subject of your Antigua affairs. I visited your Estate...and I can only pronounce it one of the best in the Jsland, of the size, with one of the best settled creole gang of Negroes I ever saw...", Original digital object name: bei-m323, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Laws of Nevis 1680 - 1773
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Mountpleasant, Nevis, 10 June 1787. ALS to [Sir George Douglas]...
"Dear Sir Before I received your late letter... I had done myself the pleasure of congratulating you... Your Estate... is one of the richest... Mr. Harvey gives the strongest proof of it, from his inclination either to renew the Lease, or purchase it... Waltr. Nisbet Since the preceding letter was written, an Antigua Gentleman dined with me -- of whom I made many enquiries... He says, that it has always been reconed a valuable Lease to Mr Harvey, and that it is supposed he has made a fortune by it.", Original digital object name: bei-m313, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
RG 1.12 Nevis Council Minutes 1782-1802
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RG 1.17 Nevis Council Minutes 1803-1809
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RG 1.2 Nevis Council 1748-1752
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RG 1.20 Nevis Council Minutes 1816-1818
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RG 1.23 Nevis Council Minutes 1823-1827
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RG 1.25 Nevis Council Minutes February 1838 - March 1853
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RG 1.3 Nevis Council Minutes 1761-1772
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RG 1.8 Nevis Council Minutes 1781-1782
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RG 13.3 St. Paul's Baptismal Records 1835-1873
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RG 13.9 (13.19) St. Paul's Baptismal Records 1824-1835
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RG 15.3 St. James Register of Baptisms 1839-1877
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St. Thomas Lowland Baptismal Records 1827-1873
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William Smith Esqr and Wife to Messrs. Payne and Clarke } Release of a Plantation in the Island of Nevis in the West Indies with the Slaves etc. thereto belonging (docket title)
"This Indenture Tripartite... Between William Smith... and Elizabeth his Wife of the first part Charles Payne... and Ioseph Clarke... of the second part and Edward Parris... of the Third part Whereas Richard Oliver... bequeathed... his Estate... unto the said William Smith..." signed by Elizabeth Smith, William Smith, Charles Payne, Joseph Clarke, Edward Parris., Original digital object name: bei-m339, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
bei-m102
"Gentlemen I wrote you last of ye 2nd and 8th Novr. last p Capt. Sheaunder[?] p whome shipt yo. three hhd. Melosses and one Trunk of dry goods, as allso sent You Inclos'd an Order..."; asks for money, arms; mentions having taken a French privateer., Original digital object name: bei-m102, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.