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Grenada, 27 April 1807. Ms. Letter to Ernouf, signed
Signed, "Sir I have had the Honor to receive your Excellency's Letter of the 14 April, by M. Chaumont of the Sloop Sans pareil..." signed "Fred Maitland."Explains that, if he had French prisoners, an exchange must have his Admiral's approval., Original digital object name: bei-m448, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Grenada, May 1774. ALS to [Davenport and Wentworth]
"Dear Sir I wrote you Via Newbery and likewise p Capt Holland, have now to Acqt you that I am taken in Sugars..." signed "Jonathan Cary", prices at end., Original digital object name: bei-m227, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Grenada, May 1774. ALS to [Davenport and Wentworth]
"Dear Sir I wrote you Via Newbery and likewise p Capt Holland, have now to Acqt you that I am taken in Sugars..." signed "Jonathan Cary", prices at end., Original digital object name: bei-m227, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
His Majesty To The HoNble Iohn Grahm Esqr.} Grant of Five Hundred Acres of woodLand in Great River Division Tobago (docket title0His Majesty To The HoNble Iohn Grahm Esqr.} Grant of Five...
Original digital object name: bei-m189a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Home, Esquire to Douglas, Esqr. } Grant of Annuity. (docket title)
"Sold by Thos. Witherby Stationer, Birchin Lane. Where Deeds and all other Writings are carefully Ingross'd and Copied." "W. Chinnery Scut." engr. in initial.Annuity to issue from Paraclete plantation in Grenada. Schedule of Annuitants (verso of 6th sheet) includes Anthony Colombies for Elizabeth, Ann, and Mary Mourgue; Joseph Lieutand for Marc and Marguerite Lieutand; Daniel Richard for Eleanor Richard; Macorne Rankine for John Rankine; James Coutts for Cochrane Steuart; "Cockrane Steuart for Her Own Life"; Lewis Chauvet for John Lewis Chauvet; and Charles Dalbiac for Louisa Dalbiac and Margaret Johnson.Signed "Ninian Home" "Penelope Home" "Ia: Cockburn" "Henry Douglas" "Anthy Colombies" "Joseph Lieutand" "Daniel Richard" "C Steuart" "Iames Coutts" "Macorne Rankine" "Lewis Chauvet" "Chas Dalbiac", Original digital object name: bei-m200, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Instructions for Mr: Andrew Long--- Appointed Clerk of the Checque...
Instructions for Mr: Andrew Long--- Appointed Clerk of the Checque to the Office of His Majesty's Ordnance at the Granadoes ..., Original digital object name: bei-m405, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Inventory and Appraisement of Point Saline and Morne Rouge Estates...
Original digital object name: bei-m331a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
John Harvey Esqr. to Michael McNamara Esqr. and Others } Mortge... (docket title)
Indenture among John Harvey, late of Antigua but now of Grenada, by his attorney Robert Harvey of Antigua, planter, and Michael McNemara of "the said Island," Sir James Douglas of Orkney, Rear Admiral of the White, John Newton, and Hugh Hamersley concerning Harvey's lease of Douglas' estate..Signed "Michl. McNemara" "Hugh Hamersley" "John Harvey by his attory. Robert Harvey"Harvey's will proved 12 Feb. 1771, see Oliver, History of Antigua II:23, 68., Original digital object name: bei-m191, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
La Rauchelle To Wm Bell Esqr. and ors } Lease for a year. (docket title)
Agreement between "La Rauchelle of that Part of the Parish of Saint George in the Island of Saint Vincent heretofore called Ribichi (but at present in the Island of Grenada) Chief of the Tribe of Red Indians in the said Island of Saint Vincent" and William Bell, Robert Young, and Thomas Mathews of St. Vincent, Anthony Richard William Somarsall, William Forbes, and Thomas Griffith of Barbados, and William Johnston of Tobago, "Practitioner in Physick.""La Rauchelle... Hath... Sold... All that Tract or Parcell of Land from the Southernmost Point of... Saint Vincent... called... Morn or Garou to... Pointe Espaignol... Containing by Estimations Four thousand Acres... And all Woods... and also all other the Lands Grounds and Hereditaments whatsoever of him the said La Rauchelle... in that part of the said Parish... heretofore called Ribichi or Elsewhere in the said Island..."Mark and seal of La Rauchelle., Original digital object name: bei-m205a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
La Rauchelle to Wm Bell Esqr and ors. } Release. (docket title)
Sale by La Rauchelle of "certain Tracts of Land [described above]" to William Bell, Robert Young, Thomas Mathews, Anthony Richard William Somarsall, William Forbes, Thomas Griffith, and William Johnston for "One Hundred Pounds Sterling... And... Twenty Shillings... per Acre... one Month after... the King... Confirm[s]... Peaceable and Quiet Possession thereof..."Signed "The Mark and Seal of La Rauchelle X X" "Will Bell" "Robt Young" "T. Mathews"; Athy Rid Willm Somersale, Willm Forbes, Thos Griffith } all by Wm Bell their attorney, and "Will: Johnston""Before The Honorable [blank] Esquire one of the Iustices of the Court of Common Pleas held for the Island of Saint Vincent. Chennequin De Blissy of the said Island of Saint Vincent Gentleman one of the Subscribing Witnesses to the within Deed maketh Oath and Saith that he was Present and did hear the within Deed fully and clearly explained to the within Named La Rauchelle and that he was also present and did see... La Rauchelle Sign Seal and as his Free and Voluntary Act and Deed Deliver the within Deed..." with date of Jan. 1771 but unsigned; date not filled in; justice's name left blank.An early (but not the first) ripoff., Original digital object name: bei-m205b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Lauchlin Macleane and John Stuart Esqrs. to Mr. Isaac Panchaud } Lease for a Year of one Eighth of several Estates in the Island of Granada. (docket title)
Indenture between Lauchlin Macleane (late of Grenada) and John Stuart (of London) and Isaac Panchaud (banker, of Paris) involving 1/8 part of a Sugar Work called Satante, signed "L. Macleane" and "J. Stuart"; includes 125 slaves listed by name."Sold by I. [? T.? J.?] Paddon Stationer, At The Mitre in Bishop's Court facing Lincoln's Inn London." engr. on initial., Original digital object name: bei-m177, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
London, 24 May 1872.
Original digital object name: bei-m601a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Memoire du Roy pour Servir d'jnstruction au Sr. De Lacrois Intendant des Isles du Vent …
Memoire du Roy pour Servir d'jnstruction au Sr. De Lacroix Intendant des Isles du Vent. ..."...Sa Maté ayant fait choix du S. De Lacroix pour l'Intendance des Isles du vent, Elle a resolu de lui expliquer Ses jntentions Sur les principales parties de Son administration, pour le metre en etat de repondre a ce qu'Elle attend de Son Zele et de son aplication. "Cinq objets principaux doivent partager les Soins et l'attention du Sr. De Lacroix dans les Fonctions qui lui Sont confiées. La Religion, La Justice, La Police, La depense que Sa Maté. ordonne pour les Isles du Vent, et la perception des droits qui y sont établis. Mais avant que d'entrer dans le detail de ces differens objets, jl en a propos de lui rapeller une jdée generale des Isles du Vent qui sont sous la domination de Sa Maté." Sous le nom des Isles françoises du Vent sont comprises la Martinique, La Guadeloupe & Ses dependances, Marie Galande, St. Barthelemy, St. Martin, Ste. Zouzie[?] ou Ste. Lucie, La Grénade, et les Grenadins, Tabago, et Cayenne. ..."Signed "Louis"; countersigned "Phelypeaux." Specific instructions on troops; construction of fortifications including those at Guadeloupe and Grenada; taxes on sugar and coffee; administration of justice, hospitals, police, agriculture; full instructions on planting cacao, coffee, indigo, and cotton; development of the coasting trade with Canada and Louisiana; prevention of runaway slaves; good roads., Original digital object name: bei-m068, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Memoire pour yves-henry de la Touche-Limousiniere, Ecuyer Sr. de Mareüil... de la Grenade
"Memoire pour yves-henry de la Touche-Limousiniere, Ecuyer Sr. de Mareüil... de la Grenade, au nom Et Comme prenant le fait et Cause d'u Sr. La Touche Ecuyer Son fils, et du Sr. Saint Quitz, Demandeur. Contre Jeanne Marie, Jeanne Claverie, et Bernard Mauquier Se disant legataires Vniversels de defunt françois Claverie dit Toulouse... de la Grenade, Defendeure pour Jean-Paul de Masclavy, Ecuyer... Pour satisfaire au jugement de Messieurs le General Et L'Jntendant d'es Jsles françoises du Vent... du 20. mars 1738. et à leur Ordonnance du 12 Janvier 1739." Refers to "le plan du Sieur d'Imbert arpenteur" which is not present., Original digital object name: bei-m073, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs Aitchison and Campbell to Messrs. Fordyce Grant and Co. } Mortgage of plantations etc. in Grenada. (docket title)
"Sold by I[? J? T?] Bate Stationer, Birchin Lane" engr. with royal seal in initial.John Aitchison and Alexander Campbell of Grenada, merchants, have sold Tivoli Estate in Grenada to John Fordyce, Andrew Grant, Robert Malcolm, and William Trotter of London, merchants and partners.Signed "John Aitchison" "Alexander Campbell"Schedule of slaves for Tivoli (verso of 2d sheet) includes about 200 names; schedule for Belmont Estate (sheet 4) includes 90 names. Memorandum for disposal of produce on verso of outer sheet dated 30 Aug. 1767., Original digital object name: bei-m184, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs Nesbitt and Stewart by the Direction of Alexander Campbell Esqr and the said Mr Campbell to Messrs Lushington and Law } Assignment of a Mortgage and further Charge of the Estate with Covenants for Consignments. (docket title)
Nesbitt, John, 1745?-1817.Indenture tripartite for John Nesbitt and Edward Stewart (London merchants), Alexander Campbell of Grenada, and William Lushington and James Law of Middlesex involving St. John plantation in Grenada. Schedule of slaves on 11th sheet., Original digital object name: bei-m338c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs. Barradaile Edlman and Rucker to George Paterson and Joseph Simpson Esqres } Power of Attorney to execute Conveyance of the within mentioned Plantations and Slaves to Robert Farquhar Esquire To uses to bar Dower. ... (docket title)
"Know all Men by these Presents That We John Watson Borradaile of... London Merchant Joseph Edlman of... London Merchant and David Henry Rucker... of... Surrey Have... nominated... George Paterson and Joseph Simpson both of... Grenada... Attornies... J W Borradaile" "Jos Edlman" "D. H. Rucker""In the West Indian Incumbered Estates Court <Grenada> Re Shand Exparte Ewing.", Original digital object name: bei-m551b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs. Douglas and Young to Messrs. Neave and Willett } Lease for a year. (docket title)
"Sold by Thos. Witherby Stationer. Birchin Lane. Where Deeds and all other Writings are carefully Ingross'd and Copied." engr. in initial.Alexander Douglas of St. Kitts and David Young of Grenada sell Calderham, in the Rockley Bay division of Tobago, to Richard Neave and John Willett; signed "Alexr. Douglas" "David Young by Alexr. Douglas his attorney" with slave schedule of 63 names., Original digital object name: bei-m211a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs. Douglas and Young to Messrs. Neave and Willett } Mortgage of a plantation at Tobago for securing the repaymt. of £1600 and Interest at £5--.-- per Cent and all other Monies to be advanced./-- (docket title)
"Sold by Thos. Witherby - Stationer. Birchin Lane. Where Deeds and all other Writings are carefully Ingrossed and Copied." engr. in initial.Alexander Douglas and David Young have sold Calderhall to Richard Neave and John Willett. Signed "Alex. Douglas" "David Young by Alex. Douglas his attorney" "Richd. Neave" "John Willett"with (verso of 2d sheet): "To all Men to whom... David Young and Alexander Douglas send Greeting Whereas... there appears due... further security for £6735.8.11... over and above the £1600... [granting] The following Negro and other Slaves..." dated 24 Feb. 1775, with schedule of 63 names. Signed "Alexr. Douglas" "Davd. Young" and witness "Geo: Bristow.", Original digital object name: bei-m211c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Messrs. Nesbitt and Stewart and Alexr Campbell Esqr. to Messrs. Lushington and Law } Lease for a year. (docket title)
"Sold by Lewis Peacock, Stationer, Chancery Lane. Where Writings are fairly Ingrossed and Copied." engr. on initial.John Nesbitt, Edward Stewart, and Alexander Campbell have sold St. John, a sugar plantation formerly a coffee plantation in Grenada, to William Lushington and James Law.Signed "John Nesbitt" "Edwd. Stewart" "Alexr Campbell"Lease of St. John, a former coffee plantation in Grenada. Second sheet has schedule of about 175 names., Original digital object name: bei-m338a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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