ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
May 1st, 1810.
George's Church. [heading]
Committee appointed at a general meeting of the Subscribers on Friday the 10th
June, 1808, to carry to effect a Resolution then entered into "to erect a
suitable building for Divine Worship, and for receiving Subscriptions in this
praise worthy purpose," take the opportunity as supposed with peculiar
pleasure to announce the Names of the Subscribers in the Public papers of this
Colony, as a fitting memorial of their munificence, thro' which this Church has
been completed: as well as for the information of such Persons who may wish to
see such a Paper come under their observation.
Excellency Brig-Genl. Nicholson f 440
Chest of Demerary 3,600
N. Firebrace 220
Beete, jun. 110
& Bell 220
& Taylor 220
J. Brown 110
M. Forrester 110
& Tremain 110
& Henderson 110
Baillie's Estates 110
Campbell's Estates 110
George Ince 110
P. Hicks 110
J. Henery, and free for advertising 110
P. Simon 88
R. Seward 110
I. Underwood 220
of James Ogle 220
Van Ryk de Groot 220
McKenzie & Co. 110
H. Lloyd 110
G. Straghan 66
Geo. Heyliger 110
W. Knolman 220
Excellency Governor Bentinck 440
General Dalrymple 110
A. Dardier 44
Fitzgerald f 110
J. Sloane 44
D. Forrester 220
T. Thompson 220
F. Yearwood 44
George Eddington 44
H. Denny 220
M. Spooner 220
P. Francke 110
L. Ashington 220
J. Playter 44
Landroy & A. Junor 66
C. Loncke 220
Hopkinson L 50 Sterling 650
Van Well 110
Iver & Co. 110
non Commissioned Officers &
of the 1st Regt.
Bat Demerary Militia 2745
C. Otto 150
King of London L 50 Sterling 650
King (additional) 110
Adriana Rousselet 582
the hands of H. Waldron 514
Harding 5000 Bricks
Gall 28 pieces hardwood Posts and 250 Staves.
B. Henery, 1000 Staves.
4 Wallaba Posts.
Gordon, a Bell.
Barnes the Bell frame.
Johnstone a Town Clock.
and Gentlemen, desirous of contributing towards paying off the balance yet due
to several workmen, [illegible] is but trifling, are informed that their
Subscription [illegible] will be thankfully received by
1st May 1810. Treasurer.
fast-sailing Armed Ship Admiral Colpoys, Leonard Venables, Master.
positively sail the first Springs in June: - For Freight or Passage apply to
1st May 1810.
Ship Sisters, John Williams, Master.
Sail Second Springs in May.
Freight or Passage apply to the Master, or
Campbells & Co.
1st May 1810.
Beete takes this opportunity of acknowledging the Receipt of Three Joes in a
Letter addressed to him and signed "A Friend to the distressed" which
has been appropriated as requested towards the Relief of a Family plunged by
the melancholy Result of one of the severest Calamities that can afflict human
nature into great Distress. He returns his sincere thanks to the unknown
benevolent Donor. May 1st, 1810.
Night from the 1st Batn. Royals, two Foreigners, viz - Anthony Stevens and John
Cheriott; - Stephens [sic] is aged 37, about 5 feet 9 1/4 inches high, of a
pale complexion, long visage, black hair, hazle [sic] eyes and stoops a little.
Cherriott is aged 35, about 5 feet 6 1/4 inches high, of a swarthy complexion,
long vissage, black hair, grey eyes, - the eyes and lower part of the forehead
quite hollow. Whoever will apprehend them, (or give information so that they
may be apprehended) will receive the usual Reward.
upon Estates are requested to have them secured should they be seen lurking
about their Plantations, - and all Captains of Vessels are hereby Cautioned
against taking them off the Colony, as the Law will be put in force against
Barrack, Demerary, 28th April 1810.
Royal, 1st May 1810. [heading]
Drama in five Acts.
which will be Sung
Hearts for the Ladies.,"
glad Trumpet sounds a Victory."
of Tickets as usual.
to be opened at six o'Clock and the performance to commence precisely at seven.
Thursday the 10th instant, at the Vendue Office, by order of Thos. Shute Esq.
for account of those concerned, - Tierces of Beef, Barrels of Pork, Puncheons
Iron Hoops, Bristol Temper Lime, Potatoes, Tierces of Oats, Pease, barley and
Oatmeal, Straw Hatts, Boots and Shoes, Jewellry, &c. &c.
will be Sold by order of a Gentleman about to quit the Colony, two Negroes, one
a sailor, good groom and grass cutter, the other a complete house servant and
groom. A Lot of Land No. 36 with the Buildings thereon situated in Kingston,
two seasoned Horses, a fowling piece, and a piece of Land opposite the Sand
Hills known by the name of Bachelor's Adventure, consisting of 50 roods facade,
more or less, together with the Frame thereon standing, valued at f 600. Six
May 1st. Kingston & McBean.
is to inform the Public, that the following Persons intend quitting this
Kingston, in all the Month of June.
Volkerts in three weeks, from 10th April.
Davis, with her Servant Mary Ann, in 14 days, from the 11th April.
C. Van den Heuvel, in 14 days, from 12th April.
Wells, with one Servant, in ditto or 6 Weeks,
L. Robertson, in ditto or ditto, - from ditto.
Ostrehan, with a Servant, in 14 days, - from 12th April.
Usher, in 14 days, - from the 16th April.
Wardle, in ditto or 6 Weeks, - from ditto.
Careu, in ditto or one Month, from 17th do.
J. Robattel, in ditto or ditto, from 18th April.
Adriana Rousselet, with her Servant Pamelia, in 14 days or 6 Weeks, - from the
Jamison, in 14 days or 6 weeks, - 25th April.
Thomas, in 14 days or with the Ship Nereid.
Eckly, in 14 days, from the 27th April.
Waardenburg, in 14 days from ditto.
Corbet, in 14 days, or with the Ship Sir Edward Pellew, - April 28th.
Tinne, senior Clerk. [no citing of Secretary's Office or date]
HUWELYKS BEKENDMAAKING. [heading]
Alzoo den Heer James Lockier Forrester,
meerderjaarig Jongman, gebooren te Bristol, ter Eenre. En
Jonkvrouwe Eliza Curran, Meerderjaarige
Jonge dochter, gebooren te Cork in Ireland, ter andere zyde. Van voorneemens
zyn met elkander een Wettig Huwelyk aantegaan, wartoe hy op den 24 deezer Maand
door Heeren Commissarissen uit den Edele Achtb. Hove van Justitie in Ondertrouw
zyn opgenoomen. Zo word zulks aan een iegelyk bekend gemaakt, ten einde die
geene welke vermeenen zich tegen het voltrekken van dit huwelyk te kunnen
opponeeren, zulks in tyds zoude kunne doen daar en zoo 't behoord.
Actum Secretary van Demerary den 26
Zynde dit de Eerste Bekendmaaking.
In kennisse van my
Alexr. Tinne, oudste Clercq.
OF MATRIMONY [heading]
James Lockier Forrester Esq. Bachelor. born in Bristol, and Miss Eliza Curran,
Spinster, born in Cork, in Ireland.
for the 1st time.
Person knowing just cause or impediment why the above Parties should not be
joined together in holy Matrimony must declare the same at the Colonial Secretary's
Office. - Demerary, 26th April 1810.
Tinne, senior Clerk.
Subscriber has received by the last arrivals the following articles, viz: -
mess Beef and Pork,
Butter in whole and half firkins,
in barrels, Potatoes,
sugar, Hyson tea,
split pease, oatmeal,
Wine per dozen,
& Neatsfoot do.
and Ladies hats,
& Ladies parasols
and sewing twine,
tape and twist,
and do. jackets,
coats, jackets & vests,
tin & Queen's ware,
shovels and axes,
knives, sad [sic] Irons,
hair and shoe brushes,
and lamp black,
and Pipes, &c.
Stelling, 1st May 1810.
- For Hire, a large new Punt.
Cash Prices of Produce in Stabroek this day.
- 16 to 16 1/2 stivs. Sugar - 3 to 3 1/2 stivers.
- 9 1/2 to 10. Rum (C. P.) - 22 & 1/2
Sunday arrived the Ship Admiral Colpoys, Capt. Venables, from London; she left
the Downs on the 22d of March and brings papers to the 16th; . . .
- On Thursday last, John Shepley Esq.
day Mr. I. H. Widenman.
Entered and Cleared since our last.
30 Admiral Colpoys, Capt. Venables from London - Gen. cargo
1 Schooner Fame, Evans, Barbados.
Printed and Published
Tuesday and Saturday Afternoon
Edward James Henery.