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Farqd. Campbell To Rose Debuque Dr. 17 March 1813. Ms. receipt...
Original digital object name: bei-m526a-i, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Form of Receipt to Mr Harvey (docket title), 1 Sept. 1787. Ms...
"Received of John Anthony Rucker... on account of Robert Harvey... Kelso... 1st Sept 1787 Signed Ias Douglas.", Original digital object name: bei-m315, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Francis Shand Esquire and others to George O'Bryen Ottley Esquire and another } Assignment of Mortgage debt on Parry's Estate in the Island of Antigua.-- (docket title)
"In the West Indian Incumbered Estates Court <Antigua> Re Ottley Exparte Ottley."Francis and Alexander Shand (Liverpool merchants) and William Walcott Shand (Liverpool broker); Francis Shand; Rev. Theophilus Saulez (Middlesex clerk); Grace O'Bryen Ottley (spinster); and George O'Bryen Ottley (Col. in H. M. Bengal Army); signed "F Shand" "Alexr Shand" "W Walcott Shand" "Theophilus Saulez" "Grace O'Bryen Ottley" "Geo O'B. Ottley"With ms. note in top margin: "This is the Indenture referred to in the annexed Declaration of John Eden the Younger made... fourteenth day of April 1860" (declaration not present)., Original digital object name: bei-m593, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Francis Wightwick Esq: to Geo: Savage Martin and Wm. Heny. Martin Esqrs } Re-Conveyance of the Nibbs and High Point Plantations in Antigua -- (docket title)
"In the West Indian Encumbered Estates Court <Antigua> Re Martin and others Exparte Ewing and others""Sold by W. G. and W. H. Witherby Birchin Lane." engr. rondel in initial.Francis Wightwick (Surrey); Winifred Wightwick (Surrey, spinster); George Savage and William Henry Martin (Antigua); Nibbs or Popeshead, High Point, Barnes Hill, and Ronans plantations, united and called High Point Plantation; signed "Frs Wightwick" "Winifred Wightwick.", Original digital object name: bei-m569, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Fuller and Wise
Signed, Fuller and Wise.London, 17 July 1896. Ms. letter to Codrington on printed letterhead, signed, 2 p. 20 cm., Original digital object name: bei-m603c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Gardner, William, fl. 1773. Antigua, 28 Sept. 1773. ALS to Joshua...
Gardner, William, fl. 1773."Sir The malancholly condition we are now in is beyond conception..." signed "Wm Gardner" with postscript: "Sr I must beg you would be kind enough to put in the Prints the extreme politeness most Humane Assistance of Capt. Ebenezer Ricker..."On the way south along the eastern seaboard they had met with a stiff gale, in which seams had begun to loosen. Ricker had come upon them and had escorted them into Antigua., Original digital object name: bei-m224b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
General Lamberts bond for performance of Covenants - Dated 15 May 1721 (docket title).
First line: Noverint universi per presentes nos Honourabil Major General Michaelem Lambert de..., Original digital object name: bei-m003gg
Govr. Hill in favour of Capt. Shaw to administer the Govt. of Montserrat (docket title)
Unsigned, "Confidential Antigua 21st Decr. 1864 Sir, It is my duty to bring under your notice that the Senior Member of Council at Montserrat Mr Saunders although upright and well meaning is not a Man of Administrative ability... I did myself the honor to recommend... Commander Edward Wingfield Shaw..." signed "Stephen I Hill Governor Leeward Islands"Shaw was Hill's private secretary., Original digital object name: bei-m597a, 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.
Grant, John, fl. 1819. London, 28 Sept. 1819. Ms. copy of letter "To...
Grant, John, fl. 1819.<Copy> Dear Sir In consequence of what has passed between us respecting Sir George Douglas' Estates in Antigua... My object as you know... is to remove some of the Negroes to St. Vincent... a due regard will of course be paid to not separating the Individuals of the different Families...", Original digital object name: bei-m501b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
HMS Venus, English Harbour, Antigua, 23 Feb. 1803. Ms. order to...
Signed, "...it appearing to me that part of the Duck supplied by Mr. Francis Hayward on the 27th of Aug. 1802 at Martinique is not worth the Invoice price... You are therefore hereby required and directed to cause the charges to be regulated..." signed "Thos. Graves", Original digital object name: bei-m421, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Henry Douglas of the Island of Antigua Esqr seized of Plantations...
Henry Douglas of the Island of Antigua Esqr seized of Plantations and of Negroes and other Estate in that Island of considerable yearly value made his will in November 1752 by which he gave all his real Estates to Trustees..., Original digital object name: bei-m112, This digital resource is provided by Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Hill, Nathaniel, fl. 1830. /Copy/Nathl. Hill Antigua April 17th. 1830 (docket title)
Hill, Nathaniel, fl. 1830."To Robert Stokes Esqr. My Dear Sir I had the pleasure to address you... apprizing you that the Petition from the Coloured Inhabitants... would be shortly forwarded... I now transmit the same to you, with a request from the Petitioners, that you would on their behalf hand the Petition to that friend of the oppressed, Dr. Lushington, with their best acknowledgments for his kind promise this year of presenting the same in the House of Commons... the Petition... will be handed you by Mr. Joseph Phillips, a native of England... acquainted... with every particular connected with the West India system, and has himself been much persecuted and oppressed, having married a lady of colour...""Explanation to be referred to in elucidation of the... Petition," p. [2]., Original digital object name: bei-m547c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Increase of Negroes, on Sir Geo: Douglas Baronet's Estate, since...
Increase of Negroes, on Sir Geo: Douglas Baronet's Estate, since commencement of Mr. Harvey's Lease to this [blank] day of March 1788. ..., Original digital object name: bei-m318b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Inter Anna Cope and Nathaniel Ball proshen [?] Et dict Nathaniel Ball - Quert Willm Wilson and Executor Georgij Woolley defunct Deftent. (docket title)
"The Examination of the Defendt. William Wilson to certeine Interrogatoryes exhibited against him by the Petr. ..."William Wilson, accused by Anna Cope, her brother John Cope, and Nathaniel Ball, denies having acted irresponsibly and carelessly with George Woolley's £600, which he left "to be placed out att Interest... to be paid to the Testators' father and Mother..."Possibly George Woolley's estate was in the West Indies?, Original digital object name: bei-m040, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
J: B: Gordon Esqrs Estate 1794
Original digital object name: bei-m526a-c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Jepson, John, fl. 1759
Jepson, John, fl. 1759."Dear Sir I rec'd. your Company Letter... please Send to Mr. Faneuil In Boston..." signed "John Jepson", Original digital object name: bei-m136b, 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.
Justinian Casamajor Esqr to Messrs Manning Anderdon and C° } Further Charge for serving balance of Amount not exceeding £4000. (docket title)
Mortgage assignment of £4,000 on Seaforths plantation to secure payment of Casamajor's debt to William Manning, John Proctor Anderdon, Frederick Manning, and John Lavicount Anderdon; signed "Justinian Casamajor."See Oliver, History of Antigua II:233 for a similar indenture., Original digital object name: bei-m483, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Kerr, Charles, 1739-1795. Antigua, 24 March 1788. ALS to "Walter"...
Kerr, Charles, 1739-1795."Sir I have given directions for another Copy of the Plan of Sir George Douglas's Estates, with that of Mr Harveys call'd Yeaman's, laying upon the West line... The difference of the reappraisement will be considerably against Sir George... Charles Kerr", Original digital object name: bei-m318d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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