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Sir Samuel Hood's Order to put myself under his Command 12th. Ianuary 1782. (docket title)
"You are hereby required and directed to put yourself under my Command..." signed "Saml Hood" "To Captain Graves Commander of His Maj's. Ship the Bedford."Captain Thomas Graves (1747?-1814) commanded the Bedford as Affleck's flag captain "in the engagement at St. Kitts on 26 Jan. 1782, and in the actions to leeward of Dominica on 9 and 12 April, in which last the Bedford had a very distinguished part" (DNB).On Hood see DNB 27:263., Original digital object name: bei-m277, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Sir Stephen Anderson Bart. To Edward and Arthur Radcliffe Esqrs.} Lease for a year (docket title), 21 May 52 / (with) b) Sir Stephen Anderson Bart. To Edward and Arthur Radcliffe Esqrs.} Release and Settlement of the Barbados Estate. (docket title), 22 Ma
a) "...Sir Stephen Anderson... of the One part and Edward Radcliffe... and Arthur Radcliffe... of the other part Witnesseth that... Anderson... hath... sold... Byde Mill House plantation..." signed by Stephen Anderson. b) "...Sir Stephen Anderson... Edward Radcliffe... and Arthur Radcliffe... Witnesseth that in pursuance and Conformity to the several Acts... concerning the Conveyance of Estates... Sir Stephen Anderson... hath... Sold... Byde Mill house Plantation..." signed by Stephen Anderson. Byde Mill House in St. John, St. George, and St. Philip parishes, formerly the estate of Henry Bendysh. With Sir Stephen Anderson's appointment of Thomas Whitaker and Henry Walcot his attorneys, on a fifth sheet of vellum sewn within the Release. 48 x 40 cm., Original digital object name: bei-m109a-b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Sir William Codrington's Proper Acct... 1 Jan.-31 Dec. 1776...
...Sir William Codrington's Proper Acct. ...Entries for "The Island of Barbuda"; "Rum"; "Samuel Redhead"; "Publick of Antigua"; "William Whitehead"; "Voyage to Dublin"; "Plantations"; "Sloop George"; "Robt Jeaffreson" "Nathl Gilbert dec'd."; "James Athill"; "William Byam"; "Samuel Byam"; and "Sir Ralph Payne.", Original digital object name: bei-m241, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Solly, Samuel, fl. 1753. Boston, 17 Sept. 1753. ALS to Hugh…
Solly, Samuel, fl. 1753."Dear Hukee, I am very glad to hear Every thing goes on Smooth and Easy... you may give my Compliments to your Father, Capn. Iohn, and other Freinds... Pray tell Hannah, that I have advice of a Negro Boy, bought for me at Rhoad Island... I have done all in my power to hasten the Stills..." signed "Saml Solly", Original digital object name: bei-m115b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Somersworth, N.H., 20 June 1793. ALS to "Christopher Irvin Esq. att…
"Dear Sir By my letters of the 27th January and 5th(?) of August 1792 You were fully informed of the disappointments I had met relative to the Several boys I had sent to my care for Education...", Original digital object name: bei-m355, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Sr Patrick Blake 14 Oct. 1813} West Indies wth Copy of a letter Sent to Sr P. dated 3 Decr. 1813 (docket title).
"Major General Jeaffreson Dullingham near Newmarket" (int. add.). "My Dear Sir I have this moment received your Letter, and am sorry to say a violent fall from a young Horse confines me to my House... Be assured that you will command my Services on all Occasions... Bury 14th Octer 1813 Patrick Blake", Original digital object name: bei-m119l02, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Sr Wm Stapletons Grant of Wingfield Manor Plantation -- with the Original Grant of the use of the Water in the Old Road River for the benefit of the Wingfield Manor Estate to build Mills and Indego Works and ...(docket title).
First line: S'r William Stapleton Baronette Cap'tt Gen'er and Cheiffe sovern'e[?] in and over his Maj'ties Carribe Leeward Islands in America. To all Xtian People to whom these Pressents..., Original digital object name: bei-m003e, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States., Signed "Wm: Stapleton"
St Christopher Returns and Valuatns of Slaves on Camp... Monkey Hill... Johnsons... Stone Castle } Estates... (docket title)
"Return Of the Number of Slaves and Estimated Value thereof, in each Class, in possession of [blank] on the 1st day of August, 1834. ... Camp Estate... Thos Harper and Wm Gowan as Trustees for Jno Geo Goldpap... Mardenbrough's Monkey Hill Estate... Christopher Mardenbrough as Owner... Johnsons Estate Trinity Palmetto Point... John Hart Rawlins Owner... Stone Castle Estate St John's Basseterre... John Hart Rawlins Owner...Each page signed "S. Jepps" at bottom., Original digital object name: bei-m552, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St Christopher's In the Court of Kings Bench and Common Pleas Webb vs Walter} Copy of Declõn Judgmt. thereon etc. (docket title)
"Saint Christopher's At a Court of King's Bench and Common Pleas held at the Court House in the Town of Basseterre on Tuesday the 13th August 1765... Webbe against Walter... to wit John Walter late of the Island of Saint Christopher Merchant was Summoned to Answer Samuel Webbe Esquire of a plea of Trespass on the Case..." for a debt of £500, signed "T. Cottle" "Wm Roscrow" "Craister Greatheed", "Esquire Assistant Justices" Alexander Douglas, Henry Bennett, and Richard Hawkshaw Losach, entered "on unstamped paper as no stamps are to be had in the said Island..."Phillipps Ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m169, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St Christophers Captain Patersons Affidt: abt: the Works on Brimstone Hill. No. 7. (docket title)
Paterson, James, fl. 1741, deponent., Original digital object name: bei-m077b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St Christophers Iames Latimer's Affidt: concerning the Works on Brimstone Hill. No. 6. (docket title)
James Latimer, consultant on the fortifications of Brimstone Hill, witness to orders for their strengthening; witness to the workmen taken off before completion; witness to Captain Alexander De Lavaux's cooperation; and witness to an argument between Crossly and de Lavaux., Original digital object name: bei-m077a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St Christophers business to Revd Josh. Hall March 24 and 25 1819 in consequence of dispatches Received from Messrs. Pickwood and Tyson-- the former having taken possession-- from Ld R the latter having hired it conditionally (docket title).
Original digital object name: bei-m119x04, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St Xts. 26 May 1748 From Lt. Genll. Fleming abt Watt's Negros &c. K (docket title).
"Sir This is to acknowledge the favour of Your Excellency's last letter... the affair of Mr. Jarvis's Land. His demand of 1000l (I suppose he means currency) is too much... Gilbt: Fleming"Refers to a letter to Judge William Burt., Original digital object name: bei-m099a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Christopher, 21 April 1817. ALS to "Rev. George Johnson"
"Revd. Sir Having seen a letter from the Missionary Committee at home stating that reports injurious to the West India Mission had been circulated... representing the doctrines of the Methodists as pestilent... have great pleasure in bearing our testimony, to the good conduct of the Wesleyan Missionaries on all occasions..." signed "Revd. George W. Philips" "Stedman Rawlins President of the Council" "Wm: Thomson Member of Council" and "William Wharton Rawlins Member of the Assembly".In the hand of William Wharton Rawlins and signed by all four men., Original digital object name: bei-m488, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Christophers Appraisement made by Charles Caines and Thos Pemberton Esqrs of an Estate belonging to Major General Chrisr. Jeaffreson Jany 26. 1819 (docket title).
"With the Advertisement to let of Same" below docket title. And clipping from "The Godwin" dated 19 Jan. 1819., Original digital object name: bei-m119m04, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Kitts, 2 Feb. 1736/7. Ms. Letter to His Excellency the Capt. General …
Signed, "May it Please Your Excellency Sir I coud not possibly find one opportunity sooner to Send Mrs Mathew the gray Silk My wife who begs Your Excellency to make her Compliments to Your Lady hopes it will please... Thomson the Marshall dyed the day I left Antego, his affairs are in the greatest confusion... I doubt not but Your Excellency has perused the Memorial I had the honour to present concerning the Accounts of the Revenue none of which have yet been laid before me As D Auditor..."Phillipps Ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m066, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Kitts, 30 May 1748. Copy letter
"Sir I send your Excellency the foregoing... I have a letter from Judge Burt wherein he tells me... nothing of Watts's came to his hands but the Negros..." signed "Gilbt: Fleming", Original digital object name: bei-m099b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Martin, 13 April 1801. ALS to Mme. Noux
Ma chere Dame Je comptois rependre plustot à la lettre que vous m'aves faite l'amitié de mècrire... signed "Mary Gumby.", Original digital object name: bei-m406f, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Pierre, Martinique, 13 April 1810. Ms. Receipts from Adam...
"J'ai reçu de Messieurs Adam Dupuy and Comp la somme de deux mille cent vingt deux livres dix sols..." signing for herself and for Mr. Marc fourniole "dont je suis fondé de procuration.", Original digital object name: bei-m462a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
St. Pierre, Martinique, 21 Oct. 1765. Ms. and autographer letter, signed...
Signed, "J'ai l'honneur, Monsieur, de vous donner avis que je compte ître Mercredy au Soir, 28 de ce mois au Lamentin... je donne des ordres pour que toutes... S'y assemblent avec les negres armés et les negres Pionniers..." signed "Le Vassor de La touche.", Original digital object name: bei-m172, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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