ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
The New Brig
William Rathbone, Archd. Kennan, Master.
Will sail the
first Springs in February.
Wants a few
Hogsheads of Sugar on Freight. - Apply to the said Master, or at the Store of
Hugh Douglas Esq.
For Barbados, or
any other Island. [heading]
The Sweedish [sic]
Schooner Gustavia Packet, Thomas Wainwright, Master.
Will sail on or
about Sunday next. - For Passage apply to the Master, at the Store of
All who have
Demands against, or are indebted to the Estate of C. S. Goepel, will please
render their Accounts, and come forward with Payment to
J. F. Obermuller
C. A. De Florimont
A few fat Creole
To be delivered in
Stabroek - for which the highest market price will be paid in Cash.
Apply to the
Demerary, 16th January
alongside the Ship Belfast, only Yesterday Morning, a four oar'd Boat, with
that Ship's Name painted on her bow, and Alexr. McLaine on her stern. When she
broke away she had in her Sails and Oars. Any Person giving information where
she is, or bringing her to the Ship will be rewarded by
On Saturday next
the 20th inst. at the Vendue Office: - 100 pieces Irish linens assorted, 50
pieces fine checks, 30 half pieces long lawns, 60 pieces fine printed callicoes
and shawls, 30 pieces half bleached callicoes, 10 pieces white jeans, 6 dozen
linen shirts, made cloaths, and a few barrels new mess Beef.
Kingston & McBean.
On Wednesday the
24th inst. by order of Thos. Finlayson and Chas. Sayers, at the house of Patk.
McIntyre, a choice assortment of goods, received by the latest arrivals, viz: -
Madeira Wine in pipes, half butts, hhds. & quarter casks, Hollands' gin,
London porter and mild ale, Cumberland hams, Irish beef, hampers potatoes, loaf
sugar, salt in barrels, soap, pease and barley, Negro cloathing, silk, glazed
and negro hats, canvas, oznaburgs, Irish linen, Madrass and pullicate
handkerchiefs, callicoes, ginghams, Nuns thread, boots and shoes, &c.
Kingston & McBean.
This is to inform
the Public, that the following Persons intend quitting this Colony:
Mrs. Garrett, in
14 days or 3 Weeks, from 5th January 1810.
Thomas Boon, in 14
days, from do.
Ann Kirton, with
her two Children and a black Servant, in 14 days or 1 Month, - from do.
with his Wife and Children, in 14 days, or by the Ship Commerce. - Jan. 9th.
John Elliot, with
his Wife, in 14 days, from Jan. 10.
Q. R. Seward, in
14 days or 3 Weeks, - from ditto.
Mrs. Ann Forster,
in 14 days, - from 12th Jany.
J. C. Heim, in 14
days or a Month, - from ditto.
Wm. Herbert, in 14
days, - from 16th Jany.
in ditto, - from ditto.
William King, in
the Month of April next.
C. T. Tinne, first
Clerk. [no citing of Secretary's Office or date]
following Persons have Petitioned the Honble. the Court of Policy of Essequebo
and Demerary, for Letters of Manumission for the afternamed Slaves, as follows:
G. Montoroux for
the Negro Woman Sarah. &c.
Henry Barrow for
the Negro woman Madelaine.
All those who may
have any right or title to said Slaves are hereby Notified to give in their
Claims, either at the Commandement in Essequebo or at the Secretary's Office of
Demerary, between this date and the next ensuing Ordinary meeting of the Court
of Policy aforesaid, as the Court will then proceed to give such orders on the
said several Petitions as it shall see meet.
Demerary, 13th January, 1810.
By Command of the
P. F. Tinne, Dy.
Prices of Produce in Stabroek this day
Cotton - 16 to 17
stivers. Sugar - 3 to 4 stivers.
Coffee - 9 to 10.
Rum (C. P.) - 22 & 1/2
A small Schooner
under Portuguese colours from Cayenne, and the Ship Garthland from Berbice, are
the only arrivals since Saturday.
evening, of a Bilious Fever, at the House of Messrs. H. Mackenzie & Co.
William Robertson Esq. a Partner in the Firm of J. M. & W. Robertson &
Co of Glasgow, and who had just lately arrived in the Belleisle on a visit to
his Friends here; born and bred in the lap of affluence, and graced with every
mental and personal accomplishment; this Gentleman at once an honor to his Friends
and an ornament to Society, took leave of his Family and connexions, but alas!
only to fall in the prime of his life and 31st Year of his age, an untimely
victim to that baneful malady from which so few escape who are attacked by it.
His remains were this day attended to the place of Interment by a numerous
assemblage of his acquaintances and friends, by whom his loss is as sincerely
lamented as he was living respected.
a shining mark, a signal blow,
A blow which wile
it executes, alarms,
thousands with a single fall.
As when some
stately growth of oak or pine,
Which nods aloft,
and proudly spreads her shade,
The Sun's defiance
and the flock's defence,
By the strong
strokes of lab'ring hinds subda'd,
Loud groans her
last, and rushing from her height
In cumb'rous ruin
thunders to the ground,
forest trembles at the shock,
And hills, and
stream, and distant dale resound."
and Cleared since our last.
ENTERED. - None.
Jan. 16. Ship
Mary, Capt. Jennings, for [illegible] London.
Every Tuesday and
By Edward James