Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 December 28
Saturday, the 28th of December.
BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]
Alzo den Heer George Campbell,
Meerderjarig Jongman gebooren in 't eiland Anguilla, woonende binnen deeze
Colonie ter Eenre, en Mejuffrouw Ann Harriott, Weduwe wylen de Heer John
Downing, gebooreig van 't Eiland van St. Martin, ter andere zyde, van voorneemens
zyn, met [illegible] Wettig Huwelyk aantegaan, zoo als dezelve ook reeds op
[illegible] in Ondertrouw zyn opgenoomen. Zoo word zulks [illegible] elk en
een iegelyk geadverteerd, ten einde die [illegible] zich teegens dit
voorgenoomen Huwelyk [illegible] zulks in tyds te doen daar waar zulks
Also den Heer Richard Clarke van
voornemens is, binnen den tyd van Veertien Dagen, van hier te Vertrekken, zo
word zulks mits deezen bekend gemaakt, ten einde die geenen welke iets van hem
te pretendeeren hebben, of aan hem verschuldigd zyn, hunne Pretensien komen
ontvangen, of hunne shulded [sic] betaalen ter zyner Domicilium.
PUBLIC AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Wednesday the 1st of January 1806
will be Exposed for sale, at the Vendue Office, Irish Linen, cowlas [sic],
calicoes, handkerchiefs, checks, muslin, Gentlemens and Ladies stockings, hats,
boots and shoes, hams, &c. &c.
On Tuesday the 28th of January 1806 will
be Exposed for sale to the highest Bidders, at the Vendue Office, by order of
the Honble: F. P. Van Berckel, Fiscaal: - A New Negro, the Name and Owner
unknown, marked BVII, confined on the 16th of August last, by Mr. Barrow the
Post Holder. - A New Negro marked FIII, confined on the 1st of October last by
The ill health of Mr. Howard obliging
him to quit Town for two or three Weeks, for the advantage of a change of air,
puts us under the necessity to postpone the meeting of the Creditors of P. T.
Simson, deceased, advertised for the 2d of January 'till Friday the 10th day of
February ensuing, when we hope that no further disappointment will take place:
- and we trust that the Creditors will rather commisserate the situation of Mr.
H. than be offended at the delay, occasioned only by his sickness.
Just Imported in the Ship Mariner,
Captain Durham, from Glasgow, and for sale by the Subscriber, viz: - Linen checks,
check shirts, mens plain and ribbed cotton stockings, britanias, gentlemens
shoes, hats, table knives and forks in setts, sailors clasp knives, mettle
table spoons, wine and beer cocks, coffee mills, pepper mills, ink stands, Tin
Ware consisting of camp and tea kettles, saucepans, coffee pots, tinder boxes,
sailors tin potts, casava graters &c paint and paint oil, lamp black, fine
green and blue paint in potts, varnish in jugs, turpentine oil in ditto, wool
and capet maps [sic], clamped scrubing [sic] brushes with handles, ship
scrapers, horn lanthorns, long scupr. nails in papers of one M. each, pump
tacks in ditto, sheathing nails in ditto, tin tacks in ditto, log, hand and
deep sea lines, sein twine, cordage assorted, cotton bagging, Madeira wine in
pipes and by the dozen, gin in pipes and cases, brandy in pipes and demijohns
To be Sold on Plantation Le Reduit, two
excellent draft Horses, a Curricle and a Chaise, with Harness, &c. &c.
Drifted from the Ship George of
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, a long Boat, which had a collar in the stern, but
has been broke out. Any Person that will inform the Master of said Ship where
he can obtain the Boat, shall receive Two Joes reward.
Den Ondergeteekende offreerd uit de hand
te Koop, op zeer voordelige Conditien, zyn Huis en Erve, met Stelling en
verdere daaropstaande Gebouwen, geleegen op de voorgrond den Plantagie Werk
& Rust, en thans door hem zelfs bewoond; een Schulden die van 20 tot 30
vaten zuyker laaden kan, met of zonder vier bek[illegible] Negers, verders twee
Chaiisen met harnes, alles compleet; een excellent Chais Paard en een zeer
fraay Rey Paard &c. Alles nader te zien en be[??]agen by
[following advertisement of land/property for sale - very mutilated; text recorded from issue of January 4, 1806.]
The Subscriber intending to leave off
business, offers for sale on reasonable conditions, his House and lot No. 21,
eligibly situated and well adapted for trade, in the Town of New Amsterdam,
with the following Buildings, viz: - No. 1. a Dwelling House of Colony wood, 60
feet long and 30 wide, cover'd with wallaba shingles, standing on a brick wall
7 feet high, and which has lately been entirely rebuilt of new materials, blue
tiles laid round the house and brick gutters, this building has just undergone
a thorough repair. no. 2, an out-house on the
upper side of the dwelling house, 70 feet long, divided into kitchen, shop and
counting house, made of Colony hard wood and cover'd with wallaba shingles.
No. 3. a ditto on the lower side 70 feet long, divided into wash house,
provision store and stable for six horses. No. 4. a pack-house of bullet tree
and ditto plates boarded round, and cover'd with wallaba shingles, 150 feet
long and 40 wide, a gallery included, an upper floor of plank, the same has
been built only last year. No. 5. an out-house with posts in the ground, 36
feet long, boarded round, and cover'd with American shingles, divided into two
apartments, one a water house, the other a sheep pen. No. 6. a Logie of bullet
tree posts in the ground, 70 feet long and 24 wide, the one half boarded round,
the upstairs divided with laths length ways, covered with American shingles.
7. a Building of bullet tree posts in the ground, covered with Albany leaves,
60 feet long & 22 wide, very faithfully built and been standing only six
months, intended for stables for new horses or cows. 8. a range of negro
houses divided into several apartments. 9. a temple framed of bullet tree
cover'd with wallaba shingles. 10. a Stelling at the water side all of bullet
tree, with a crane for to load and unload vessels and colony craft, lately
Uyt de Yard van den Heer N. Rousselet
heest zig zeederde Maandag den 23[??]e December s'avonds geabsenteerd, Een
[illegible] genaamd Susanna, zeer wel in de Stad bekend, hebbende op
[illegible] voor hoofd een zwarte lange-streep, loopende to op de Neus;
[illegible] dezelve mog; ontmoeten en ten Huyze van het Eigenaar of in de
[illegible] wil [illegible] zat het behoorlyk vanggeld genieten.
Notice is hereby given by the
Subscriber, that any Persons having Demands against him, are requested to
render in their Accounts at his Domicilium in Cumingsburg, and those Persons
indebted to him are requested to come forward there to make their Payment; - In
case of his absence, he authorises Mr. John Slorah to act for him
Den Ondergeteekende adverteerd hiermeede
dat by zyn Domicilium Citandi et Executandi, heest genoomen ten Huyze van de
[illegible] D. P. Simon, in Stabroek.
[?]eegens moderate Prysen te Koop by den
Ondergeteekende [illegible] voor immediate betaaling, planken, w. o. duigen
& schoooven, [illegible] hoepels, zeer goede roode & sherry wyn in
List of Vessels Entered and Cleared form the 21st to the 28th of December 1805.