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20 Avril 1795. Arpentage de terres pour Melle de la Touche Beauregard. -- (docket title)
"...Nous soussigné arpenteur royal... Certifions nous etre transporté de la requisition De mademoiselle Latouche de Borgard Sur l'habitation De feu monsieur Latouche de Borgard son frere, Pour Lui en Extraire de Cette habitation une portion..." signed "Drouit Cadet"Of the original parcel of land, 1/5 of which belonged to Mlle. de Beauregard by right of inheritance, some was burnt or lost in the troubles and disorders of the colony, two squares (carrés) had been sold to Simonne and Louise Duvernai, free mulatresses, upon their marriages. Boundaries include Manicole and de Marolle., Original digital object name: bei-m368g, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
21 Feb. 1838. ALS to Thomas Metcalfe
"My Dear Sir Mr Sharpe the Agent for the Lowther Estate in Barbados has written to me reporting that another [?] may be joined with him in a power of Attorney to manage the Property, in case of his illness, or absence from the Colony..." "Cotterman, Feb. 21."See Handler 132-133 for "An abstract of the accounts of Lowther's plantations in Barbados..." "Lowther's plantation, located at Christ Church, was owned during the period 1825-35 by the Duke of Cleland and Lord William Powlett.", Original digital object name: bei-m560, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
21 Janvier 1763. Quittance par Melle Marie Anne L.V.L.T. de Longpré à Mr. et Made. Le Vassor de Beauregard. (docket title)
"Du dit Contract de Vente jusqu'a l'acquittement d'icelles, dont quittants. Et Pareillemente la ditte Demoiselle Marie Anne LeVassor Delongpré Reconnois et Confesse avoir Lu et Reçu des dits Sieur Et dame Le Vassor De Beauregard, tant en argent Comptant qu'en un Transport de la Somme de dix huit mille Livres... quittance et Emargé pour Ce qui Concerne les dittes demoiselles Marie Ursule Le Vassor Delongpré, Sieur Robert Levassor D'Auville, Et demoiselle Marie anne Levassor Delongpré..." signed "Levacher Nor Royal" "Jomier", Original digital object name: bei-m158, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
21 July 1845 Jennings (Chief Clerk for Colonial Secretary) to HK,...
Jennings (Chief Clerk for Colonial Secretary) to HK,asking for reply to trial-by-jury proposal of 17 June 1845., Original digital object name: bei-m557gg, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
22 Nov. 1845 Petition against immigration (docket title).
Cover letter for the petition itself. Ms., 1 p., Original digital object name: bei-m557z, This digital resource is provided by Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
22 Nov. 1845 Petition against immigration from Gov't Office dated 13 Mar. 1845 (docket title).
Original digital object name: bei-m557aa, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
23 July 1898. George C. Pile to Col. W. H. Watson
George C. Pile to Col. W. H. Watson. ALS, 4p., Original digital object name: bei-m535mm, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
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.
24 July 1775. Certificate of Incumbrances respecting Low Layton Plantation Jamaica (docket title)
Signed "Basil Keith" "Rd Lewing" "Ed Breon" "J. Grant", Low Layton plantation was the property of William White., Original digital object name: bei-m236, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
24 March 1806. Ms. Receipt, Signed "Willm: Nicolay Lt...
Signed, Original digital object name: bei-m431k, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
24 March 1807. Kings Constitution. James Ogilvie to be an Assistant Commissary in the West Indies (docket title).
Original digital object name: bei-m446, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
24 Oct. 1846 Grey to Torrens, "...although I have no...
Grey to Torrens,"...although I have no objection to the continuance of the import duty I cannot sanction any excise duty whatever on Tobacco: however low it might be, it would require, I apprehend, a virtual prohibition of the growth and preparation of tobacco by the Laborers for their own use, which appears to me to be an unnecessary and injurious interference with their comforts. ...", Original digital object name: bei-m557pp, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
25 Dec. 1752-6 Mar. 1759. Ms. Logbook
"A Log and Iournall of Our Intended Voiage By Gods Permissn in the good Sloop Sollomon Cap. E. S. Comr. From Sandy Hook... Decem. 25th 1752..." (leaves 1-11; through 4 April 1753)"...Sloop Mary... N York... Towards Placentia in N. Foundd... July ye 2nd 1753..." (leaves 12-18)"...Sloop Catherine... N York to Georgia... Novemr. ye 2nd [1753]..." (leaves 19-20; through 12 Nov. 1753)"...Sloop Dove... S. Hook... To Wards Turks Islands... February 4: 1755..." (leaves 34-37)"...Sloop Sibell... N. York to Virgin Islands... June ye 29 1755..." (leaves 38-43)"...Virgin Island To New York... Sybell... 8tober ye 16 1755..." (leaves 43-46)"...N York to ye Virgin Islands... Sloop Sybill... Xcemr. ye 24th 1755..." (leaves 47-50)"...Sloop of War Called the Weizle, of and From New York David Fenton Comr. ... Against the Subjects of the French King and Confederates... 9vember ye 15 1756..." (leaves 51-65)"...Private Sloop of War Called the Weysle David Fenton Commr. Belongg. to N York... June ye 13th 1757..." (leaves 65-85)"... Snow Royall Hester of New York on a Cruize... 1757... Xcember 5th..." (leaves 85-107; through 13 May 1758)"...Snow Royall Hester... against His Majesties Enemies... July 11 1758..." (leaves 108-133; through 6 Mar. 1759).Ends "Wore ship for Boston 6 days out" (leaf 133); incomplete?, Original digital object name: bei-m111b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
25 May 1824. ALS to Governor Vistoria Guadalupe, on verso of...
"Excellence J'ai eu l'honneur de vous adresser hier une demande de passeporte..." signed "C Samouel."Manuel Félix Fernández (1789-1843) took the name Victoria Guadalupe when he joined Santa Anna in revolt against Iturbide in 1823 and became the first president of the Mexican republic, 1824-1829., Original digital object name: bei-m531b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
25 May 1838. AL to Joseph Liggins, "My Dear Friend...
"My Dear Friend I return you your Journal with many thanks for your kindness in lending it to me -- and I have perused it with great pleasure as being the work of so valued a friend in addition to its own merit...", Original digital object name: bei-m561, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
25 Oct. 1890. George C. Pile to Col. W. H. Watson
Elizabeth Temple to Joseph Rodman. ALS, 1 p., Original digital object name: bei-m535ff, 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.
25. Aug. 1783. "My Dear Sir I have been with Mr...
"My Dear Sir I have been with Mr Edward but find that Gentlemen since he has hired Westbury for a term of years and finds he is not likely to get it off his hands has given up all thought of purchasing, in short I never knew one of those West India Planters that knew their own minds...", Original digital object name: bei-m295, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
26.2. [19]78. Erica to Jim
Sherard H. Godman to Uncle William Henry. ALS, 3p. on notepaper embossed "Queen's Guard, St. James's Palace. S.W.", Original digital object name: bei-m535rr, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
27 July 1784. John Penrose Cumming to Thomas Hollist
Silit, an old servant, to Nathan Weekes. ALS, 2 p. in envelope., Original digital object name: bei-m535k, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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