Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 February 02
PUBLICK AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Tuesday the 19th February next, will
be Exposed for Sale to the highest bidders, on Plantation Vlissengen, at 10
o'Clock precisely, by order of Messrs A. Meertens and Charles Vincent, as
Executors to the Estate of the late G. D. Schrack, and also by order of A.
Meertens and Mrs. M. La Maison, as Attorney's [sic] to M. La Maison Esq. the
following articles viz: - Wearing apparel, among which are some fine made linen
shirts; Six saddle and chaise horses, a curricle. Three chaises, 12 head of
cattle, among which are milch cows; plate ware, silver watches, an elegant gold
ditto, diamond rings and breast pins, a table service, 24 copper pans and Six
chaffing dishes, a jack and spit, a large copper kettle, a cake iron, a clock,
a chest with carpenters tools, a lot of cards, two chests with six earthen pots
filled with butter, kegs of hogs lard, pork, rice in tierces, tea in cannisters,
a large punt, a small tent boat, a lot of sealing wax, negro cloathing, and
what further will be Exposed on the day of Sale
On Thursday the 7th instant, will be
Exposed for Sale to the highest bidders, at the Store of Thomas M'Kenzie, Esq
in the New Town. Two Hundred barrels of Flour.
On Friday the 8th instant, will be
Exposed for Sale to the highest bidders, by order of Mr. P. Jourdan, at the
Vendue Office, Nine slaves, six men well seasoned and fit for field work, three
washer-women and ironers, and some dry goods &c.
On Monday the 11th instant and following
days, will be Exposed for Sale to the highest bidder, by order of O. J. Laurin
Esq 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, also some
very fat oxen and milch cows.
On Wednesday the 13th instant will be
Exposed for Sale, at the house of Mr. Levi Eliaser, the following goods:
Muslin, corded dimity, printed calicoes, coarse and fine linens, India blue
basta or salemporis, check, thread assorted, black velvet, gentlemens silk
hats, ladies ditto ditto, thread and cotton stockings, platillas, canvas,
muslinet, negro cloathing, Indigo, table knives and forks, pen knives, razors,
scissars, buck beeds [sic], silver table spoons, tea ditto, an assortment of
jewelery, also a House and a few Negroes.
The Subscriber hereby gives Notice, to
all whom it may concern, that the Firms of Orr, Macrae & Co. and John
Madden & Co. ceased on the 31st December last, therefore requests every
Person having any Demands against either of said Firms, to render in their
Accounts for Settlement, and at the same time earnestly solicits those who
stand indebted to either, or to James Murray & Co. to come forward with
Payments, as there is now an absolute necessity of bringing the whole of these
Concerns to an immediate close. The underwritten also, in his quality as
Executor to his late Partner Mr. Orr, requests all who have any claims on his
Estate, or against the Plantation La Penitence, to render him an Account of the
same, in order to their being settled as soon as possible.
Notice: - Wanted a young man of Good
Conduct and sufficient capacity, which respectable recommendations must insure,
as an Overseer on Plantation Now or Never, West Coast of Maiconie Creek. Apply
The Subscribers will Expose for Sale on
Wednesday the 6th Inst. in the Logie, on Plantation Vlissengen: - Three Hundred
and Fifty-three Prime Gold Coast Slaves, the cargo of the Ship Swift, Capt.
Mitchelson, from Cape Coast.
The Subscriber requests all persons who
have any Demands against the Plantation Ruby, to render their Accounts to him,
or to Mr. George Reed, at said Plantation, on or before the First day of April,
ensuing, in order that they may be settled and paid, any Accounts rendered
after that time will not be attended to.
Notice: - Louis De Helliand, being now about closing his Accounts, earnestly request all those who have any Demands against him, to come forward for Payment, and those who are indebted to him, to settle their Accounts before the Fifteenth instant, all Accounts not paid will be put into the Hands of an Attorney at law for immediate pursuit, without respect to person. He has a Colony Schooner which he will Dispose of, and some Hardwood Timber. Demerary, 2d February, 1805.
For Sale by the Subscriber at his store
on the American Stelling, viz: - Split pease in kegs, pearl barley in ditto,
best double refined sugar, pickles in boxes assorted, single and double gloster
cheese, pine ditto, potatoes in barrels, Poland oats in ditto, wired porter per
tierce or dozen, slender beer per ditto ditto, Madeira and port wine per dozen,
gin in pipes, brandy in ditto, gentlemens best patent silk hats, boots and
shoes, ready made clothes, an assortment of ready made slops, stationary,
Thomas Finlayson has for Sale at his
Store, next Rob's [sic] Stelling, the following Articles, which he will Dispose
of at a reduced price for Cash or Produce: Choice Madeira wine in pipes,
quarter casks and bottles, French brandy in pipes, quarter casks and kegs,
claret in hogsheads and bottles, gin in quarter casks and kegs, Irish and
American beef, pork and butter, bricks, lime and oats, best teas, spices and
pickles, candles, soap and a quantity of excellent ale and porter, also a
general assortment of glass ware &c.
Den Ondergeteekende in qualiteit als met
en beneevens den Wed: Gestr: Heer Gt. Timmerman, geweest zynde gesubstitueerde
gemachtigde, van wylen den Wed: Mantr: Heer Emanuel Andre q.q. in de Boedels
van wylen J. F. Heylandt, O. d'Armenonvelle en Geo. Bresch, maakt hiermeede aan
alle en een ygelyk, die het mogte aangaan bekend, dat hy, na compleete gedane
verant woording, en daarop bekomen acquit en decharge gepasseerd, voor den
gezworen Adsist. J. C. Stadtman en geruigen, en ter Secretary alhier
berustende, Eerst gem. Boedel wylen J. F. Heylandt heest overgegeven aan den Heer
Hugo Cantzlaar Jz. en de twee laatst gem: te weeten. O. d'Armenonville en Geo.
Bresch, aan den Wel Ed: Gestr: Heer Gerrit Timmerman.
Den Ondergeteekende maakt by deezen
bekend, als dat Benjamin Jacobs, die by hem als Clerq heest gediend voor de tyd
van circa Neegen Maanden, op heeden uit zyn dienst is ontslangen geworden.
Just Imported by the last arrived Ships,
and for Sale by the Subscriber for immediate Payment. Fresh Westphalia hams,
best Dutch butter, Boulogne sausages, first quality Schidem gin in cases.
Take Notice: - The Subscriber cautions
all Persons harbouring his Woman, named Nancy, the former property of Doctor
Baum, as rigorous measures will be persued [sic] against such offenders of the
Runaway, a negro Girl, Fourteen or
Fifteen Years old, named Adriana, she is well known on the East Coast of
Demerary. Whoever will apprehend and deliver her to the widow of the deceased
William Verhagen, will receive a Joe Reward, exclusive of the customary
The Proprietors of the Union Coffee
House, are requested to meet there on Thursday the 7th Instant, at Noon, to
receive Dividends of the Arrears of Interest on shares in that Establishment.
All Persons who may be indebted to Gwyn
Jones Esq. as representing jointly with J. Brotherson Esq. Thomas Morgan Esq
for ground rents on Lots of land on the front part of Plantation Vlissengen,
are requested to make Payment thereof, at the Office of Mr. Cantzlaar, J. z.
attorney at law in Stabroek, where Mr. Gwyn Jones has for that purpose alone
List of Vessels Entered and Cleared from the 26th of January to the 2d February, 1805.
List of Runaway and arrested Slaves, on this 31th day of January 1805,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 31 January 1805, zig in arrest bevindende
Weglopper slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And 9 New Negroes, the names of their
Lyst der begraavene op het Collonie Kerkhoff van dent 25 to 31 January 1805.
Published and Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.