Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 January 26
BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]
Alzo den Heer Jacobus van Millingen van
voorneemens is binnen Korten tyd deeze Colonie te verlaaten, zo word zulks mits
deezen aan een iegelyk bekend gemaakt, ten einde die geenen welke iets van hem
te pretendeeren hebben, ofte aan hem verschuldigt zyn, hunne pretensien komen
Ontsangen, ofte hunne schulden betaalen, ter zyner Domicilium.
PUBLICK AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Wednesday the 30th Instant, will be
Exposed for Sale to the highest bidder, by order of O. J. Laurin, at his Store
on Werk & Rust, in order to close several Accounts. An assortment of
provisions, consisting of beef, pork, candles, sweet oil, mustard, Madeira and
claret, gin, brandy, tobacco, iron hoops, also a variety of dry goods, just
imported in the last arrived Vessels from London.
On Friday the 1st of February next, will
be Exposed for Sale to the highest bidder, at the Store of Thomas M'Kenzie,
Esq. in the New Town. Two Hundred Barrels of Flour.
On Tuesday the 5th of February, will be
Exposed for Sale to the highest bidders, at the Store of Messrs. Jones &
Nurse, ale, porter and gin in bottles, old rum in casks from 15 to 40 gallons
each, flour, beef, tongues in half barrels, candles, tobacco, in barrels, a
case hats, a parcel of single and double blocks, rum puncheons, wood and iron
hoops, and sundry other articles, Also two young Negro men, who are complete
Coopers, and two Negro boys who have been under their tuition for the last two
Those indebted to the Vendue Office are
by this, requested to make Payment, as all Accounts remaining unpaid Seven days
after due, will be sued for.
For Sale: - The House at present
occupied by the Subscriber on the front Land of Plantation Vlissengen
On Wednesday the 6th February, the
Subscribers will Expose for Sale, on Plantation Vlissengen, at Eleven o'Clock
in the Forenoon: - 350 Prime Eboe Slaves, Imported in the Ship Mary, Capt.
Notice: - P. Jourdan & Co. being now
about closing their Concern, earnestly request all those who have any Demands against
them, to come forward for Payment, and those who are indebted to them to settle
their Accounts within Four Weeks from this date, they being firmly determined
to put all Accounts unsettled on the 24th of February next, into the hands of
an Attorney at Law for immediate pursuit, without respect to person.
The Subscribers have imported by the
Ship Favorite, Holman, from London and Tyson, Hewison, from Liverpool, and for
Sale at their Store in La Bourgade. Irish mess beef and pork in half barrels,
Cork butter in firkins, split pease and barley in kegs, potatoes in hampers and
barrels, oats in puncheons, refined sugar, hyson tea, port wine and porter,
fine and coarse salt in barrels, coals, building and temper lime, cotton and
coffee bagging, oznaburgs, canvass, Russia sheeting Irish linen, negro
cloathing of all descriptions, blanketing, salempores, gentlemens hats, boots
and wearing apparel, carpenters, coopers and boat nails assorted, candles,
soap, paints and oil, sadlery, hosiery, &c. &c. They have also for
Sale, salt fish, white pine boards and plank, clapboards, &c. Just
received by the Brig Eunice, S. Smith, from Boston.
To be Sold by private Sale: - No. 1.
The Lands of the Plantation de Vryheid situate on the East side of the River
Demerary, containing 2000 Acres, also 500 Acres on the west side of said River,
opposite the former
All Persons having Demands against H.
Cantzlaar, Jz. especially such as hold his Acceptances, be they already due or
not, are requested to come for Payment at the Office of
The Subscriber intending to leave this
Colony in a short time, requests all those who stand indebted to him, to make
immediate Payment, and those to whom he stands indebted, to render in their
Accounts. He offers for Sale, for any reasonable Terms, the Quarter Lot and
buildings at present occupied by himself, as also Six House Negroes, one a
compleat Cook and Washer woman, three Boys and Two small Girls.
For Sale or Hire: - Four stout Sailor
Negroes, one of them is an excellent Pilot, is perfectly well acquainted with
the Coast and Banks, all of them have been accustomed to work on board Vessels.
For Liverpool, to sail in all March, in
company: the fast sailing Coppered Ship Mary, Captain Busshell, mounts Twenty
12 Pounders, with Men answerable. For Freight or Passage, apply to A.
& A. Littledale.
Picked up by the Horatio's Boat, outside
of Fort William Frederick, a half decked Boat, without Mast, Cable or Oars.
Whoever is the owner of this Boat, may have her by applying on board said Ship,
and Paying for this Advertisement.
Lost, last night, between Stabroek and
Werk & Rust; a lastic Gold Chain and Locket, hair work. Whoever will bring
it to Miss Maria Kendrick, Stabroek, shall be handsomly [sic] Rewarded.
The Subscribers have Imported from
London, in the Ship George, Capt. Puddicomb, the following Articles, which they
will dispose of at Reduced prices, either Wholesale or retail, for immediate
Payment, viz: - A general assortment of Ironmongery, glass and earthen ware,
negro cloathing, salmepores, sheet lead, cotton and silk hose, stationary,
merchant's books in sets, mould and spermaceti candles, negro pipes, white and
brown soap, ready made clothes, solid porter and Bristol beer, ale, rasberry
and cherry brandy, whiskey, claret, cogniac brandy and Holland's gin, paints
and paint oil, sallad oil, pickles, mustard and vinegar, tongues, hams, tripe,
dried salmon, Irish beef, rose butter, &c. &c. &c. Parrot cages,
haberdashery, plantation stores, puncheon and butt hoops, Iron barrs for Smiths
work, Iron grating barrs, tin ware, cutlery, japaned and plated ware, jewelery,
fowling pieces, dueling pistols, powder and shot, bolts, canvass, cordage,
perfumery, house furniture, patent silk hats for ladies and gentlemen, youths
and childrens ditto, a very large assortment of boots and shoes, ladies ditto,
sadlery, grocery, dry goods, pantiles, temper lime, coals, potatoes,
mathematical instruments, &c. &c.
To be Sold by private Sale, the Lot No.
155 in Cumingsburg, with a new convenient Dwelling House, Store and Water-house
underneath, and the necessary out buildings also perfectly new, and a spacious
Garden, with a Fish pond on the same, one half of the Lot is yet unoccupied,
and may also make a very extensive Garden or separately be built upon; It has
the advantage of being a Corner Lott, in the most airy and healthy part of
Cumingsburg: Terms will be made very easy to an approved Purchaser, as a small
part only of the purchase Money is required to be paid directly by the signing
of the Contract, and long instalments will be granted for the remainder. For
further information, apply at the Office of the underwritten, in Stabroek.
Wanted: - A Sober and capable Carpenter;
he will find a good Employment upon a Plantation, for a reasonable Salary. For
further information, apply to
Lost early on the evening of the 17th
December last, a Red Memorandum Book, containing the following Papers, viz - An
Acceptance of C. D. Forrester, on account of John Henley, for 850 Guilders, an
Order on C. D. Forrester, on account of John Henley, for 646 Guilders 5
Stivers, Drawn by William Neile. Any Person delivering the same to the
Subscriber, shall be handsomely Rewarded, as Payment has been stoped [sic].
Alzoo den Ondergeteekende van voorneemens
is, voor den tyd van drie Weeken aanstaande Maand naar Essequebo, te
vertrekken, zoo verzoekt hy aan yder Een, die by hem Oorlogies tet reparatie
gebragt, dezelve teegens Betaaling van 't Koste, by hem voor den 9 February te
Picked up in front of Plantation Best.
A Punt, about Thirty and a half feet long, and Six and a half wide, appears to
be nearly new. The owner may have her by Paying One Joe reward.
Runaway from the Subscriber, since the
1st of this Month. A Mulatto Man named Almanzer, but calls himself George
Leonard, a Shoe maker by trade, and a native of St. Martins, he took away all
the Leather that was in the shop, and his tools. All Masters of Vessels are
cautioned against taking him off the Island, and any person found harbouring or
employing him, shall be rigidly dealt with. A handsome Reward will be given on
delivering him to the Subscriber, or lodging him in the Barracks.
MILITARY HOSPITAL. [heading]
Just Imported in the Brig Eliza, from
London, and to be disposed of for immediate Payment in Cash, various
assortments of the following articles: - Prime provisions, medicines,
carpenters and coopers tools, chandlery, ironmongery, hosiery, sadlery,
millenery, haberdashery, stationary, paints, oils, turpentine, varnish, patent
verdegrease and other colours, table services, Dutch terras, cotton and coffy
bagging, negro cloathing, strelitz tole and oznaburgs, boots and shoes of every
description, warpes and cordage of different sizes, &c. &c. together
with an elegant assortment of jewelery, those articles will all be Sold at
reduced prices by the undersigned, at the store formerly occupied by Mr. J.
Campbell, aback of the Vendue Office, faceing [sic] the Cannal [sic] in New
Weggeloopen van den Ondergeteekende, Een
Neger Man genaamt Quamina, toebehoorende aan de Plantagie den Avond aan de
Arabische Kust. Die geenen die denzelven te regt brengt zal een goede
List of Vessels Entered from the 19th to the 26th of January 1805.
Jan. 21. Brig Montpelier, Capt. R. S.
Tibbitts, from Portsmouth.
List of Runaway and arrested Slaves, on this 25th day of January 1805,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 25 January 1805, zig in arrest bevindende
Weglopper slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And 10 New Negroes, the names of their
Lyst der begraavene op het Collonie Kerkhoff van den 14 tot 26 January 1805.
Published and Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.