ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
May 16th, 1807.
low Prices, for Cash, at the House of [heading]
Old Port and Madeira Wine, London bottled Beer and Porter per dozen,
gentlemens' patent silk Hats, Boots and Shoes, Paper, Paste Board, Quills,
Wafers, Wax, Lead and Slate Pencils, &c. &c.
May, 1807. E. J. Henery.
is hereby given, that the undermentioned Contracts will terminate upon the days
respectively set opposite them:-
or Irish Salt Provisions - For all the Colonies & Islands, Surinam excepted
- 2d June, 1807.
- For all the Colonies & Islands - 24th Sep.
- For all the Colonies & Islands - 24th Sep.
- For Trinidad and Barbados - 24th June.
- For Grenada, St. Vincent's & St. Lucia, - 24th July.
- For Surinam, Berbice, Demerary, Tobago, Antigua, & St. Kitt's, - 2d
- For Dominica - 12th Aug.
- For Trinidad - 1st July.
- For Trinidad - 25th June, 1807.
Lime, - For Barbados - 1st July.
Wood, Coals, and Candles, - For Barbados - 24th July.
all persons are requested to pay attention to this public Advertisement; they
are likewise informed, that although some of the above Contracts are general,
yet there is no reason for their continuing so, unless a Tender, purporting to
be a general one, should be made upon more reasonable terms than the individual
notice will be given when any of the said Contracts are to be renewed; and with
regard to that of Salt Provisions, Tenders will be received at this Office from
this day until the 20th May, at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, when they will be
opened in the presence of the Commander of the Forces, and the most
advantageous offer for Government accepted. Any information in the
Commissary-General's power will be readily given.
April 20, 1807.
Pruning Knives, . . . f22 per dozen,
Handle Cutlasses, . . . 26 ditto ditto,
Hoes, . . . . . . . . . 26 ditto ditto,
Shovels, . . . . . . . 36 ditto ditto,
6d, 10d, and 12d Nails, at 12s per pound,
20d, 24d, 30d Ditto, 10s ditto ditto,
14 and 16 inch casement
stays with staples, 25s per pair.
Turton informs his Friends and the public in general that he is removing to the
House lately occupied by Mr. Wm. Roach, where there is now on Sale the above
articles at very reduced prices for Cash, Cotton or Coffee; as soon as Mr. T.
can have the shop fitted up, there will be opened a variety of other
Ironmongery and Dry Goods which will be Sold equally cheap as the above.
Wednesday and Thursday the 17th and 18th of June, by order of R. S. Turton,
Esq. of Mahaica: - Household Furniture consisting of 12 elegant cane bottomed
chairs with 2 arm do. and settee to suit, 6 mahogany hair bottomed chamber
chairs with 2 arm do. to suit, a mahogany square table, and an oval do. with
leaves to take off occasionally, and when both put together forms 1 large oval
table to dine 18 persons, a mahogany side board with 5 drawers for plate,
liquors, &c. card tables, tea tables, knife cases, spoon cases, &c. a
horse and chaise, 6 seasoned negroes, a variety of dry goods, provisions,
ironmongery, powder and shot, about 300 gallons of old rum, &c. &c. At
same time and place will be sold 2 Dwelling Houses near Mahaica Ferry. Terms
of sale, 6 months credit for the furniture, negroes, &c. and 6, 12, and 24
months for the houses, with interest after 6 months.
May. Dy. Vendue Master.
Remarkable fast sailing 6 Oar Tent Boat, 27 1-2 Keel and 6 feet 4 inches Wide,
built of the best materials. Enquire of
May, 1807. John D. Paterson.
is hereby given on the part of the Secretary, that the following Persons intend
Quitting this Colony, at the expiration of the following dates, Viz: -
Beete, Junior, Esqr. with the first Convoy.
Beete, and Miss Ferrier with the first Convoy
J. Schneido, with the first Convoy.
J. Browman, with ditto.
free colour'd Man, Alexander Cassie, with do.
J. Hunt, in 14 days, from April 27.
R. J. Beed, in 14 days, from April 27.
Mathew Hay, with the first Fleet.
John Smit, in 14 days, from April 27.
Elizabeth Bridgewater, in 14 days, April 29.
C. Stadtman, First Clerk.
mits deezen bekend gemaakt, dat ter Eerstkoomende Commissariaille [sic]
Vergaadering in de Maand Juny aanstande,
A. H. Walstab q.q. de Boedel Mulder, zal worden getransporteerd de Plantagien
Eendragt en Uitkomst en thans genaamd Java in het Canaal No. 1, aan Mr. F. P.
Van Berckel, welke laastegem: ter gelyker tyd Hypotheecq zal passeeren op
voornm: Plantagien ten faveur van A. H. Walstab Prive en q.q. de Erven Mulder.
door James Rutherfurd [sic] Hypotheecq op desselfs Plantagie Planter's Hall
geleegen in Klein Courabane, ter faveur van Charles Campbell en James Bowen.
J. Van Essenberg Transport van een halve Concessie bekend onder No. 158
geleegen op Cumingsburg aan J. De Rooy.
J. L. Loof Transport van de van oudsgenaamde Plantagie Herstelling thans de
Steenbakxery geleegen aan de Westwal deezer Rivier, aan de Executeuren ten
Boedel Wylen Dirk Warneker, en zoo vervolgens aan de teegenswoordige Eigenaar.
de gemachtigde van de Erven Alexander Hall Transport van de Plantagien Abary
& Catharina geleegen tusschen de Creeken Abary en Mahaicony, aan John Wadle
[sic], welke laaste ter gelyker tyd zal passeeren Hypotheecq op gem: Plantagien
ten behoeve van genoemde Erven.
J. Douglas Executeur van wylen Joseph Prowell Transport van de Plantagie Good
Felowship [sic] geleegen in de Creecq van Mahaica, aan J. Waldron q.q.
James Ogle q.q. Chs: Hamilton een Hypotheek op Plantagie Nooten Zuyl faveure G.
Inglis qq de Heeren Rickers in London.
Henry Farley een Hypotheek op Pl. Good Intent in Mahaica Creek, faveure John
Douglas q.q. David en George Hall.
Tully Higgins q.q. H. McCalmont & Co. Transport van Twee Looten Lande en
gebouwen thans bewoond door Telford Naghten & Co. aan Thomas Naghten en
Laastelyk door Mr. M. LaMaison Transport van de Plantagie Bel-Air geleegen aan
de Oost Zee Kust deezer Colonie, aan J. Staunton zoo voor zig als Rodie &
Shands te Liverpool, welke laatse meede ten zelve daage zal passeeren
Hypotheecq op ged: Plantagie ten faveur der Verkooper.
Demerary deezen 12 Mey 1807.
F. Tinn, Sects.
die geene die iets te pretendeeren hebben ofte verschuldigd zyn aan welen den
heer Charles Clifton werden verzogt daarvan opgaave en betaaling te doen aan de
heeren H. I. Underwood en James Wollen als Executeuren Testamentair hier te
Lande in voorn. Boedel, binnen den tyde van Ses Weeken van dato deezes, ten
Einde gemelde Boedel op 't Spoedigste ter Liquiditeit te brengen.
ter Secretary van Rio Demearry den 16 Mey 1807.
T. Tinne, Eerste Clercq.
de Heer William Thomas Wake, Meerderjaarig Jongmans, gebooren te Barbados,
Bruidgom ter Eenre; - En Mejuffrouwe Sarah Bernard Boyle, Minderjaarige Jonge
Dochter gebooren te Barbados, Bruid ter andere zyde, geadsisteerd met haar Oom
en Voogd de Heer John Barrow,
voorneemens zyn met elkander een Wettig Huwelyk aan te gaan, zoo als dezelve
ook reeds op heeden in Ondertroew zyn opgenoomen.
word mits deezen aan ieder en een iegelyk geadverteerd ten einde die geene
welke vermeenen zig teegens dit voorgenoomen Huwelyk te kunnen opposeeren,
zulks in tyds te doen daar en waar 't behoord.
ter Secretary van Rio Demerary deezen 7e Mey, 1807
C. Stadtman, Eerste Clercq.
van Weegens het Secretary dezer Riviere bekend gemaakt dat met aanstaande
Commissary in de Maand Juny het volgend Hypotheecq en Transport zal worden
- Wm. Roach zyn 1/3 gedeelte in de Pl: Good Intent, aan Rd: Deane q.q.
- Rd: Deane q.q. zekere Hypotheecq lasten Thomas Jackson voor 2/3 gedeelte in
Recht van oppositie Sustinierende addresseere zig daarhet behoord. 5 May
L. Moliere, Eerste Clercq.
Authority, I the Underwritten first Marshal of the Colony, shall (after
precedental process of Law) Publicly Expose and Sell at Marshal Sales in the
presence of the Councellors Commissaries of the Honorable Court of Justice and
their Secretary, in the Town of Stabroek on Tuesday the 2d June next, unto the
highest bidder as follows: -
- In behalf of J. H. Reis versus W. B. Liot. his Dwelling House and side
Buildings of Colony wood, situated on the front Lands of Plantation Lagrange on
the West Bank of this River.
- In behalf of Orr, Macrae & Co. versus S. Mackay, 2 Concessions No. 39 and
40, situated on the front Land of Plantation Vlissegen, with the Buildings
thereon, consisting of a Dwelling House long 28 by 20 feet wide, the frame of
Colony wood, boarded with American boards, shingled and clap boarded; a Store
House the frame of Colony wood, boarded with American boards and covered with
ditto shingles, also a Kitchen, Cooper Logie, Wash House, and Necessary.
- In behalf of the President and Members of the Respective Orphan Chamber of
this Colony administrating the Estate of the deceased J. C. Hollring [sic]
versus James Bruce, in his quality as Special Attorney of Auld of Glasgow in
Scotland, being appointed Sequester to the Sequestrated Estates of Steel,
Nisbet & Co. Steel and And. Monach, Copartners to the said firm, the
following pretentions, viz. an obligation dated 8th Dec. 1806, of S. van
Throll, cum interest from the 1st January, 180[blank], for f 2529 6 3; a
sworn account of P. Nisbet & Co. against the Estate of the deceased G.
Brodie f 497 15; an acceptance of P. Clements with interest from the 1st
January, 1803, f 3313 16; an acceptance of James Duncan with interest from
29th October, 1805, for f 736 12; and lastly an obligation of Dr. Jos. Tuite
with interest from 1st January, 1804, amount per ballance [sic] f 1202 17 2.
And in case any Person should conceive to have any right to oppose against any
of the above Sales, will address themselves in writing to the Marshal's Office,
where I shall receive them as opposer or opposers and appoint a Day to go to
Law, and any Person or Persons inclined to purchase are requested to attend on
the Day of Sale above mentioned.
16th May, 1807.
Smit, 1st Marshal.
from the Dutch.
P. Simon, Sw. Translator
Virtue of a Certain Extract Notul dated 4th May last, are by me the
Underwritten Marshal, at the request of Charles Vincent and Engel Loncke in
quality as Curators appointed by the Honorable Court of Justice to the Estate
of the deceased Catharine Elizabeth Bertho, formerly widow of E. Loncke and
last widow of Riecks Hendricks, for the fourth time Exsuperabundantie Summoned
all known and unknown creditors of the aforesaid Estate, to appear before the
Honorable Court of Justice of this River, at their Session to be held in the
Town of Stabroek on the 19th June next and following days, in order to render
their pretentions and lay their claim thereto accordingly. Whereas after the
expiration of this 4th Exsuperabundantie Citation shall be proceeded to obtain
Demerary, 12th May, 1807.
P. Francke, Marshal.
from the Dutch.
P. Simon, Sw. Translator.
SUMMONS BY EDICT. [heading]
Virtue of an Appointment of the Honble: Court of Justice of this River dated
12th May last, granted on the Petition of the Honble: the Concellor Fiscaal, F.
P. van Berckel, LL.D. are by me the Underwritten Marshal, at the request of F.
P. van Berckel, LL.D. (R:O:) for the first time by Edict Summoned John J.
Gilgeous, Personally to appear before the Honorable Court before mentioned, at
their Sessions in the Town of Stabroek on the 20th July next and following
days, in order to hear such demands and conclusion in a criminal case, as the
said demandant (R:O:) (concerning the business which took place on the 30th
March last betwixt J. Runnels and yourself,) shall make and take against you
the Defendant, and further proceed as the Law directs.
Demerary, the 16th May, 1807.
C. Everts, Marshal.
from the Dutch.
P. Simon, Sw. Translator.
Virtue of an Extract Notul dated 16th March, 1807, are by me the Underwritten
Marshal of the Honble: Court of Justice, at the request of Executors to the
last Will and Testament to the Estate of M. E. Everts, for the fourh [sic] time
Exsuperabundandtie by Edict Summoned all known and unknown creditors to the
Estate beforementioned, to appear or send their Attorneys at the Ordinary
Sessions of the Hon. Court of Justice in the Town of Stabroek in Rio Demerary
on the 18th May next and following days: in order that every one may render
their pretentions and at the same time lay their claims thereto as they shall
seem meet; whereas after this fourth and last Exsuperabundantie Edict, will be
proceeded to obtain the perpetual silence. This 4th and last Summons by Edict
being published and affixed there and where it ought to be.
Demerary, 16th May, 1807.
J. Bertho Loncke, Marshal.
Predt. der nederduitsche Gemeente G. Ryk, maakt hiermede bekend, dat op Morgen
en vervolgens alle Zondagen, voor den Middag om negen Uuren in de plaats van
half tien, de Openbaare Godsdienstoesseningen weder geregeld zullen gehoude
den 16 Mey 1807.
Sale for Cash. [heading]
Few Sheets of Copper for Coffee Mills. Apply to
16th May 1807
Ship Orion, will positively Sail with the July Convoy; - Two thirds of her
Cargo already engaged. For Freight or Passage apply to Rt. Younghusband, or to
Captain Robert Ross, on board.
16th May 1807.
Patent Iron Cattle Mill, in compleat order; also Mill Braces and Iron Furnaces,
will be Sold very reasonable. For further particulars apply to the Undersigned
on Plantation Covent Garden.
May, 1807. Anthy. Osborn.
Craig informs his Friends and former punctual Customers that he has erected a
Smith's Shop adjoining the premises of Alexander Reith, Esq. and fronting the
Dam near the Stores of Wm. Hallstead, Esq. where he intends carrying on the
Black Smith, Copper Smith, and Plumber's Business in their different branches.
Those Gentlemen who may favour him with their orders shall have them completed
with accuracy and dispatch.
16th March, 1807. [sic]
from the Stable of the Subscriber on Tuesday Night last, a mouse colored Horse
(rather inclined to grey) with a blaze in his forehead and about fourteen hands
high, every diligent search has been made to find him but to no effect.
Whoever has been so kind as to take him up, will be pleased to restore him to
the Subscriber living opposite Mr. A. Solus, New Town, who will be ready to pay
any expence that may have incurred.
19th May 1807.
die geene dewelke iets te pretendeeren hebbe ofte Verschuldigd zyn aan den
Boedel van Wylen J. Stas, werden versogt daarvan op en aangave te doen, aan de
Ondergetekende als by Testamentaire dispositie aangestelde Executrice in
15de Mey, 1807.
Friday the 20th inst. by order of the Executors of Charles Clifton, Esq.
deceased, at his late residence in Cumingsburgh: - Household Furniture
consisting of sophas, bedsteads, and bedding, knife cases, &c., old Madeira
wine, hock; chaise and a horse, 5 milch cows, sheep and goats. Also 3 lots of
land, Nos. 230, 231, and 261, with all the buildings thereon, situated in
Cumingsburgh. Terms of Sale 6, 9, and 12 months, Transport to be given upon
the last payment.
Subscriber begs leave to inform his Friends and the Gentlemen Proprietors of
Cotton Estates, that he has procured Hardwood for making Cotton Presses, and
will thank them for their favors.
16th May, 1807.
Any Orders left at this Printing Office will be carefully attended to.
Monday last His Majesty's Brig Demerary arrived here from Barbados, she brought
the second Mail for March with her, the contents of which had been mostly
anticipated by previous arrivals, the first Mail for April had not reached
Barbados when the Demerary sailed from thence. The much respected Colonel
Robert Nicholson, came Passenger in the Demerary, and has resumed the command
of the Garrison here.
Excellency Governor Montgomerie, set off from hence on Tuesday evening last,
Vincent Esqr. has been appointed a Member of the Honble: Court of Justice, for
this River, in place of V. A. Heyliger Esqr. appointed to the Vice Presidency
of the said Court.
Cartel has lately arrived in Barbados, with 39 English Prisoners, from
Martinique, when off St. Lucia, the Prisoners siezed [sic], and took the vessel
into Castries, when General Brereton, very properly, would not suffer them to
the above Cartel we are sorry to find, that the Enemy has lately made some
valuable captures on our coast, the Susana letter of marque of 12 guns and 25
men from Liverpool and the ships Argo and Mariner of the Thames' Convoy, have
been captured to Leeward, and carried safe into Martinique, by the Penss
Frinche Privateer of One Gun and fifty men.
Entered and Cleared since our last.
Hiram, L. de Angelist, from New London.
L'Industrie, R. Crichton, Greenock.
Fame, Frs. Lightbourn, Barbados.
Bill, A. Knights, for Barbados.
Lord Duncan, W. Greenidge, Surinam.
Wednesday the 20th instant, [see 18070509EDRG] . . .
a quantity of Bristol beer and porter, sundry Provisions, &c. just imported
in the Ship Rossetta from Bristol.
Friday the 22d inst. at the store of Thomas Finlayson, Esq. Robb's Town, by
order of Capt. William Wilson, a large assortment of Dry Goods, Provisions,
&c. &c. just imported.
Saturday the 23d inst. at the store of John Madden, Esqr. 40 hhds. Newfoundland
Cod Fish, a quantity of sheeting, oznaburghs and canvas.
Monday the 25th instant at the Store of Phillip Yates, in front of Plantation
Vlissengen, a handsome assortment of Jewellery and cut glass, silk and beaver
hats, boys hats and caps, servants glazed ditto; saddles, bridles, whips,
&c. Also an assortment of Dry Goods &c.
Tuesday the 26th instant, at the House of H. C. Evertz, Esq. Household
Furniture, Cows, Horses, Negroes, viz. Carpenters, house servants, grass
cutters; also the House situated on Werk & Rust, at present occupied by H.
of Runaway and Arrested Slaves, in
Stocks of Demerary, the 16th May, 1807.
Pl. Free & Easy,
2 New Negroes their Names & Owners unknown.
G. Martens, Drossaart.
Stabroek: Printed and Published
(at Thirty-three Guilders per Annum)
By Edward James Henery.
to the Essequebo & Demerary Royal Gazette
May 16th, 1807.
by E. J. Henery; - Stabroek.