Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 June 01
BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]
The Roll and Commissarial Court which
were to be held on Tueseay [sic] the 4th Instant, are put-off 'till Thursday
the 6th of that Month.
Alzoo de Heer Samuel Barrington King
meederjaarig Jongman gebooren te Barbados ter Eenre en Mejuffrouw Lucy Ann
Jones, minderjaarig Jongedochter gebooren te Essequebo geassisteerd met den
Heer Francis Bynoe aangehuuwde Broedverwant welke verklaarde dat de Bruid geen
Ouders of Voogde was hebbende ter andere zyde. – Van voorneemens zyn met
elkanderen een wettig Huwelyk aantegaan zoo als dezelve ook bereids op den
29ste deezer maand voor Heeren Raaden Commissarissen uit aan Edelde [sic]
Achtbaare Hove van Justitie, in ondertrouw zyn opgenoome, zoo word zulks mits
deeze aan elk en een iegelyk geadverteerd ten einde die geene welke vermeenen
zich tegens dit voorgenoome Huwelyk te kunnen opponeeren zulks in tyds te doen,
ter plaatse waar zulks zal bohooren.
Alle die geene welke iets te
pretendeeren hebben van, of verschuldigt zyn aan de Heeren John Church, Thomas
Marsh, en James Taitt, gelieve daar van opgaave of betaaling te doen ter hunner
Domicilium, ofte wel ter Secretary alhier, alzoo gemelde Heeren van voornemens
zyn binnen de tyd van veertien dagen of wel met het eerstvertrekkend convooy
deeze Colonie te verlaaten.
Alzoo den Heer M. J. Verroen ingevolge
laaste advertentien zich in de onmogelykheid bevonde heest uit deeze Colonie te
vertrekken, adverteerd by nogmaals zyne intentie, om zoo dra het Embargo zal
opgeheeven zyn, met het eerstmogelyke geleegenheid deeze Colonie te verlaaten.
BEKENDMAAKINGEN van 't EXPLOITEUR COMPTOIR. [heading]
Uit kragte van zeeker Extract Notul de
dato 22 Mey 1805. wourd uit naam en van weegens Alexander McNabb &
Alexander Wishart, als Executeuren en Testamentair ten Boedel wylen John
Louden; - door my ondergeteekende Exploicteur by deeze voor de tweede maale by
Uit kragte van zeeker Extract Notul de
dato 22 Mey 1805. Word uit naam en van weegens Alexander Wishart & Robert
Stephenson, als door het overlyden van G. Handasyde, als overgebleevene
Executeuren Testamentair in den Boedel wylen J. Addison, door my
ondergeteekende Exploicteur by deeze voor de tweede maale by Edicte
PUBLIC AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Friday the 7th Instant will be
exposed for Sale at the Vendue Office, to the highest Bidders, by order of Amos
Leeds Esqr. 100 barrels and half barrels new Beef, just Landed, 25 Kegs tripe,
an Elegant Phaeton with plated harness compleat.
On Thursday the 21st Instant will be
exposed for Sale to the highest Bidders, at the Vendue Office, by order of
Philip Yates Esqr. Executor to the Late Edward J. Paynter: - A Negro Boy named
Sam and two Trunks of wearing Apparel.
The Monthly Meeting of the Amicable
Society is at the request of several Members Postponed from Wednesday the 5th,
to Wednesday the 12th June.
OFFICE OF ORDNANCE, Demerary, 31st May
For Sale by the Subscriber at his Sore
[sic] on the American Stelling: Irish Pork in whole and half barrels, potatoes
in barrels and in ditto, butter in firkins, Tobacco in barrels, split pease and
pearl barley in kegs, madeira wine in pipes, hogsheads, quarter casks and by
the dozen, port wine by the dozen, Bristol beer and London porter in casks of 7
dozen, brandy, Grenada old rum, ginever, ready made clothes, glass ware
assorted, a general assortment of cordage, pitch tar, turpentine and rosin in
barrels, and a few puncheons of Indian corn.
For Hire or Sale, the whole or half of a
large and convenient House, with a large Pack House in front of Pln. Vlissengen
opposite the Post Office. Apply to the Subscriber on the Premises.
Whereas the Subscriber having passed a
Power of Attorney in favor of Nathan Hart, December 1803, is from that Date
considered Null and void, and of no Effect.
For Sale: - reasonable, for Cash or
Produce, a fast Rowing six Oar'd Yacht, quite new, and Built of the best
Materials. Apply at Mr. Reith's on Robb's Stelling.
Absented from the Subscriber's House,
Werk & Rust, a Negro woman named Veronica of the Mocko Nation middle age
and Stature, she is a yellow skin wench of a down look, and fallen Breast; -
And from Pln. Industry, Corabano, a young Negro man named Zondag, of the Congo
nation about 5 feet 10 inches high of a yellow complexion, stout and well made,
of a pleasant countenance, and has no scars or marks of the whip on any part of
his Body, from the heretofore good conduct of this Negro man it is suspected
that he is kept up by some one, Whoever can, or will give information of these
Negroes, or lodge them in the Barracks, on application to Mrs. Ward Werk &
Rust, or to the Subscriber on Pln. Industry, shall be generously rewarded.
Alle die geene welke iets te
pretendeeren hebben ofte verschuldigt zyn, aan den Boedel van wylen den Heer M.
Henderiks, overleeden op de Pl: de Kinderen, worden verzogt hunne Reekeningen
in tegeeven, en hunne schulden te koomen voldoen; in handen van den eerst
ondergeteekende, op de Pl: 't Vergenoegen, en zulks binnen de tyd van ses
Weeken; ten einde voorschreevene Boedel tot Liquiditeit te kunnen brengen.
For Sale: That Elegant three Storie
house together with the out Buildings, as, Stables for four Horses, Carriage House,
Kitchen, two Negro Houses, water house, &c. situated on the Plantation
Vlissengen Lot no. 3; the House is 50 feet by 25, and the Land 110 by 90, the
lease is for 30 Years. - For Terms apply to Doctr. De Niefeld. If the House is
not disposed off [sic] by private Sale within the space of a fortnight, it will
be Sold at Public Vendue.
PLANTAINS FOR SALE [heading]
The Subscriber intending for England
positively with the first Convoy, will consider himself much obliged, by those
Gentlemen indebted to him, coming forward with immediate Payment of their
respective Accounts: - Such Persons as he stands indebted to, are requested to
render in their Accounts for Payment, on or before the 10th of June next.
The Subscriber offers for Sale, for
immediate Payment or Bills of Exchange at 90 days sight, a Dwelling House
pleasantly situated on Eve Leary, with a Lot of Land, cooking Kitchen and oven,
shelves, tables, &c. with a stable and chaise House, &c. it will suit a
small Family. It has two comfortable Rooms below and two above, the rooms in
the lower department is very neat, one being papered, and the other painted, it
has also a good Store, and water house, and a small garden in front of the
Alle de geene die iets te pretendeeren
hebben ofte verschuldigt zyn aan den Boedel van wylen W. J. Morson, werden
vriendelyk verzogt, hunnen pretentien op te geeven, en hunne schulde te koomen
voldoen, aan de ondergteekenden; binnen den tyd van Ses Weeken, na dato deezes,
ten einde eene spoedige Liquidatie van die Boedel.
All those who hold any Claims, or
Demands, or are indebted to the Estate of W. J. Morson Esqr. Deceased, are
friendly requested to give in their Claims and discharge their Debts to the
Underwritten, in the course of six weeks after date to enable them to a speedy
settlement of that Estate
TO BE SOLD [heading]
Runaway, six Months ago, a negro man
named Leyden, big and strong of Stature; he is of the Mandingo nation, speaks
English and the Creole Language, shaves and dresses hair, he is seen near the
Thomas and the Barracks: - Another about 3 Months ago, called Chante, formerly
the property of E. Butler deceased: He was some time ago taken up at Kewary
Estate in Essequebo, but runaway by Night: And also 2 Negro Wenches, called
Marianna and Assiba, formerly the Property of said E. Butler decd: they keep
themselves presumptively at one or other Estate between Stabroek and Providence
where they are well acquainted. A Joe reward is offered for bringing either of
them to the Subscriber or in the Stocks of Stabroek.
All those having Demands against the late
Gurdon Ledyard deceased, are desired to render them to either of the
Subscribers for Examination, and all those indebted to said Estate are desired
to make Payment immediately to
The Subscribers respectfully informs the
Public, that they have commenced Business as Boat Builders, at the entrance of
the Canal leading to the three Bridges in Cumingsburg, where they will
endeavour to give every possible satisfaction, for any work placed in their
hands, on reasonable terms.
Wegeloopen van den ondergeteekende, Een
Neger Jonge genaamd Jan, voorheen 't Eigendom van Doctor Beckurtz, hy is van de
Canga Natie, spreekt zeer goed Holland Cre[accent]oolsch en is in d'environs
van Stabroek zeewel bekend. - Die denzelven terug brengt by den
ondergeteekenden of by den Drossaart, zal genereuslyk beloond werden.
Runaway from the Subscriber, a Negro
Woman named Bella, of the Congo Nation, has a Yellow Skin much petted [sic]
with the small Pox wants one of her front teeth, speaks Dutch and English, has
a scar a little above the left Breast. Any Person who will deliver her to the
Subscriber, or lodge her in the Barracks, will receive a reward of one Joe: - A
further reward of two Joes will be given to any Person who will give
information where she is harboured as the Law will be regidly [sic] enforced.
J. Benning returns sincere respects to
the Ladies and Gentlemen of this Colony for the favors conferred since his late
arrival, and informs them that he will next week remove to the House adjoining
that of Mr. Jno. Brooks, Watch Maker, Bridge Town, where he will dispose of the
following articles, of the very best quality, and at the very lowest Prices,
for Cash or Produce: - Tool chests, with Army Implements very compleat, writing
Desks, with shaving utencils [sic] do, silk sashes, field Officer's spurs,
plain do, a variety of Fancy, and plain Gilt Buttons, English Ale by the dozn
[sic], Cyder do. Porter do, table beer do, Pantaloons and Waistcoats, fine
cotton Shirting, silk Umbrellas, cordage assorted, Hyson and Gun Powder Tea,
loaf sugar, broad and narrow cloths, ready-made coats and waistcoats, Breeches
patterns, Gentlemen's and Ladies silk Hats, servants ditto with gold bands,
printed calicoes, silk chamberry muslin gown pieces, ready made shirts, Irish
linens and sheeting, silk stockings, Ladies long silk gloves, silk
handkerchiefs, gentlemen's boots and shoes, Ladies laced ditto, Officers Gold
Apulets [sic], ditto daggers, sword knots, black side belts, Telescopes,
variety of Gold and Silver watches, Gold Rings, ditto Bracelets, seals
elegantly mounted with Gold, Gold Ear rings, do broaches, peeble [sic] seals
Gold mounted, ditto broaches do, silver Tea Pots, do sugar bows, ditto milk
pots, plated Tea-Urns, tea sets, Gold burnished tea trays, coffee ditto, tea cadies,
bread bashket, plated candlesticks, silver edged, medicine chests, stationary,
ledgers, day books, &c. Ivory handled knives and forks, green ditto, door
locks, dressing glasses, marking Types in sets, pen knives, &c. with a
great Variety of other Articles.
The Subscriber most respectfully informs
the Inhabitants of Demerary, that he has now open [sic] and for sale (opposite
the House of Messrs: Schwiers & Downer, New Town,) a Valuable assortment of
Medicines, lately imported from London, which he will sell on very reasonable
terms for Cash, and will thank his Friends and the Public for their Favors.
Vessels Entered from the 25th May to the 1st June 1805.
May 25 Ship Pomona, Capt. J. Bienvenue,
from Guernsey & Madeira.
List of Runaway and Arrested Slaves, on this 29th day of May 1805,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 29de Mey 1805, zig in Arrest bevindende
Weglopper Slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And 5 New Negroes, the names of their
Published and Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.
Saturday, 1st June, 1805.
Lyst der begraavene op het colonie Kerkhoff van den 24ste tot den 20ste Mey 1805.
Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.