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24 April 1790. ALS to "E. Stewart Esqre Aldermanburg" (integral...
"Dear Sir I beg the Favor of you to send me two respectable Names in the Island of Grenada to be inserted as Atties for registering Mr Campbell's Deeds... W. Lushington", Original digital object name: bei-m336, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
25 Slaves Copies 27 Apl. 1792 same date 12th and 13th May 1794 same dates 14th May 1794 15th D°. 8th Augt 1800 12th. June 1801 13th Novr. 1807 The followg do not relate to the title and are therefore not abstracted 30th June 1808 a Sale to Mr Cruikshank a
Copies of legal search documents and the will of John Cruikshank, relating in particular to a plantation on the island of Mustique, probably instigated after John Cruikshank's death.Boundaries include the Rutland Estate of Brook Rynd and the Adelphi Estate of Trimmingham and Thomas Wynne.Ninian Home sells John Campbell a cotton plantation on Mustique; deed of purchase by William Lushington (p. 65); Lushington's sale of plantation on Mustique to John Cruikshank (p. 68); Cruikshank's will (p. 72)."A... 11th. June 1792. This Indenture [of 27 April 1792]... Between Alexander Campbell... and Ninian Home... Whereas... Ninian Home now holds... a certain plantation situate in the Island of Mustique and Government of St. Vincents... as Tenant to the said Alexander Campbell...""This Indenture... [of 13 May 1794] Between Alexander Campbell of Grenada... and John Campbell of the Island of Mustique... Whereas the said Alexander Campbell is seized... of two certain Islands or Tracts of Land called the Greater and Lesser Mustique... making a part of the Government of Saint Vincent..." (p. 8)."This Indenture... [of 12 May 1794] Between Ninian Home Esquire Lieutenant Governor of the Island of Grenada and its Dependencies... and John Campbell of the Island of Mustique..." (p. 18).Cruikshank's will does "manumit and make free an infant Mestiff Slave the sone of Betsey Jameson and it is my Will that the said Betsey Jameson shall be allowed by my executors to have her own Time during her life with permission to reside upon my plantation or Estate called Langley Park."Slave names on pp. 3, 4, 7, 8, 15-17, 19, 25, 38-40, 52-54, 60-62, 67, 70, 71., Original digital object name: bei-m350, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
9 Jan. 1765-20 June 1771. . . [book of patents for Grenada]
[book of patents for Grenada]Begins: "Grenada. Patent appointing Jas. Brebner Esqr. Chief Justice of the Southern Charibbe Islands -- 9 January 1765" (p. 1).Over 40 legal patents of the reign of George III; includes patents for St. Vincent and Dominica; the majority were signed by Robert Melvill, Governor (1763-1770) of the Ceded Islands. The last patent is dated 20 June 1771.Bookplate of George Earl of Macartney superimposed over an earlier one.Phillipps MS. 13409 and 13383*., Original digital object name: bei-m167, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A second copy, same text; affidavits; marked "A" at top of first...
-----. a second copy, same text; 8 p. affidavits; marked "A" at top of first sheet., Original digital object name: bei-m522b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS to "Reginald Cust Esq.," signed "Arch: F Pauli"
Original digital object name: bei-m599b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Accounts of Revolution Hall Estate for the Year 1821. (ms. t.-p)...
Original digital object name: bei-m505a2, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Acte par Lequel les nouveaux Sujets nomment jean alexandre de cazard De roumillac leur Deputé à Londres. (docket title)
Signed by approximately 256 former French inhabitants of Grenada, which was taken in 1762 by the British and formally ceded in 1763.Cazaud de Roumillac's part in the struggles of the French Catholic population of Grenada for political representation is recounted in The Grenada Planter: or, A Full and Impartial Answer to a Letter in the Gazetteer Of October 22, 1768. Relative to the Conduct of his Ex------cy G------r M------le, London, 1768.", Original digital object name: bei-m187, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Alexander Campbell Esqr to Messrs Nesbitt and Stewart } Release of St John's Plantation etc. in Grenada -- with Covenant to make Consignments for securing Debts etc... (docket title)
"Sold by Lewis Peacock, Stationer, Chancery Lane. where Writings are fairly Ingrossed and Copied." engr. in initial.Alexander Campbell sold the sugar plantation called Saint John in Grenada to John Nesbitt and Edward Stewart, London merchants.Signed "Alexr. Campbell" "John Nesbitt" "Edwd Stewart"Schedule of about 180 slave names on 6th sheet., Original digital object name: bei-m333, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Alexander Lamb Joseph Marryat The Honble Andrew Houstoun Robert Houstoun Hugh Duncan Baillie James Evan Baillie Geo Henry Ames Wm Vizard, Assignment of Judgment and Terms affecting several plantations in the Island of Grenada In Trust to [?] the inheritan
Lamb, Alexander, fl. 1823, and others.Alexander Lamb (London gentleman); Joseph Marryat (London); Hon. Andrew Houstoun (Grenada), Robert Houstoun (Middlesex); Hugh Duncan Baillie, James Evan Baillie, and George Henry Ames (Bristol merchants and copartners); and William Vizard (Middlesex, gentleman); signed "Alexr. Lamb" "Josh Marryat" "Andrew Houstoun by his attorney R Houstoun" "R Houstoun"Schedule of slaves, last two sheets, with 194 names, as of 31 Dec. 1821; for Tivoli, Saint John, and Rose Hill estates in Grenada., Original digital object name: bei-m524b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
An Exact List of the Negroes and Stock on Montrose Estate -- 31st December 1784. (caption title)
An Exact List of the Negroes and Stock on Montrose Estate -- 31st December 1784. (caption title)Includes the accounts for rum, sugar, and various plantations.General David Graeme, Braco Castle in Perthshire, Scotland, owned Montrose at this time., Original digital object name: bei-m302a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Andrew Irwin Esquire to John Anthony Rucker and Robert Harvey Esqrs. } Lease for a Year... (docket title)
Andrew Irwin of Grenada sold John Anthony Rucker and Robert Harvey of London a "Certain Lot of Land... on the North Side of the River of Saint Patrick on... Lejeune's or Irwin's Bay..." for a peppercorn rent; signed "Andw: Irwin.", Original digital object name: bei-m213, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Anglia. Mather Byles Esquire Acting Resident Commissary in Grenada from the 25° December 1795 to the 23d February 1798. (docket title)
"In the Roll of Foreign Accounts of the 1vo Year of King George the Fourth. Anglia. Mather Byles Esquire as Acting Resident Commissary at Grenada... Accounting for the money by him received and of the Expenditure thereof... Rendereth an account [of monies] received by this accountant from Commissary General Valentine Jones at sundry times... which By a Treasury Warrant dated 31o May 1823... Authorising... the Commissioners for Auditing the Public Accounts to discharge... from any further payment... the said Sum... having... been paid... by Mrrs Maria Byles Widow and Executrix of the Accountant... the Accountant is thereby Even. And he is Quit." "30 July 1823 Examined Chad H Ware dep Clk of the Pipe", Original digital object name: bei-m523, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Another Copy, the same.
-----. Another copy, the same., Original digital object name: bei-m211b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Another copy, on two sheets of vellum, same size.
-------. Another copy, on two sheets of vellum, same size., Original digital object name: bei-m338b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Another copy, the same; affidavits: also signed "Elizabeth...
-----. Another copy, the same; 3 p. affidavits; also signed "Elizabeth McKinnon.", Original digital object name: bei-m496b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Another copy.
-----. Another copy., Original digital object name: bei-m211d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Appraizement Mount Nesbitt 13th Iuly 1772 (docket title).
"A Valuation of the Estate Call'd Mount Nesbitt, in Grenada, with all the Buildings, Slaves, and Stock thereunto Belonging... We the Subscribers, under Writtin at the request of Hugh Hall Wentworth Esqr. have inspected..." signed "James Taylor Sam Cary Samuel Sandbatch A true Coppy", Original digital object name: bei-m212, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Archibald Fredk. Paull Esqre. to Miss Augusta M. Law } Conveyance of the Pearls and Boulogne Estates in the Parish of St. Andrew in the Island of Grenada. (docket title)
Pauli, a London merchant, conveys Pearls, Boulogne, and "that piece of Mountain land" in Grenada to Augusta Mary Law (Middlesex, spinster); ink and watercolor map (29 x 35 cm.) incorporated into document; signed "Arch: F. Pauli" "A M Law.", Original digital object name: bei-m599a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Articles of Agreement and Authority relating to the Purchase of Lands and Plantations in the Island of Grenada between John Anthony Rucker Esqr. and John Harvey Esqr. } (docket title)
"...John Harvey [planter of Antigua] intending shortly to embark for... Grenada and to Settle as a Planter... John Anthony Rucker <...inclined to Purchase Lands and Plantations in that Island to the Value of Twenty Thousand Pounds British Money...>" signed "John Antho. Rucker" "John Harvey", Original digital object name: bei-m161, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Bristol, 15 Jan. 1833, from James E. Baillie
Original digital object name: bei-m550a-c, This digital resource is provided by Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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