ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 1812.
WANTED by a Young Man, in the capacity of Clerk or Overseer of an Estate; a
clerkship will be preferred.
The Domicilium Citandi et Executandi of
the Undersigned, is at the House of Alexander Reath, Esq.
August 24. J. Henley.
note: this item not found in earlier issue.]
Plain Silver Watch, with a second hand, having also a stop; made in London, but
the maker's name not recollected; No. 1117. Also a Gold Chain, long-linked,
and a large Gold Seal, plain Cornelian, and a Plated Key.
reward of One Joe will be given to the person who will deliver the same to the
Printer of this Paper. August 31.
from Plantation Nabaclis, Two Men - namely, Tom Gibson, a mason by trade, and
Quomin, a carpenter.
reward of Two Joes each, will be given for apprehending and delivering them on
the Estate; and all persons are cautioned against employing them, as the law
will be rigidly enforced against all offenders.
August 28. Benjamin Jones.
from the Subscriber when last in George-Town, on the 1st of August, a negro Man,
named George; stout made, and a little bow-legged. He was purchased at the
Vendue of S. Cramer, Esqr. held of Fort-Island, in October last. All persons
are hereby warned against harbouring the said negro; and Masters of Vessels are
cautioned not to carry him from the colony. A reward of One Joe will be paid
on delivering him to Alex. Reith, Esqr. Robb's Town, or to me,
Morocco, Aug. 27. H. Linau.
Ordinary Meeting of the Commissaries of George-Town, will take place at the
Colony-House, on Saturday next, the 5th instant, at ten o'clock. Demerary,
Van Den Velden,
SCHOONER-BOAT, 38 feet keel and 15 1/2 beam; with anchors, sails, and rigging;
now lying off the America Stelling, and where she will remain until disposed
of. If not sold by private sale, by the 15th instant, will then be put up at
public vendue, and sold to the highest bidder. For further particulars apply
1. Arch. Iver, qq.
Mess Pork in barrels, and Beef in tierces; Superfine Flour in barrels; Tobacco
in barrels and hogsheads; Sugar Boilers, 60 and 100 gallons each; Grating Bars
and Bearers; Madeira Wine in hogsheads, pipes, and per dozen; and Stationery in
1. Garden, King, & Co.
is to inform the
that the following Persons intend quitting this Colony;-
het Secretary deezer Colonie word geadverteerd
de volgende Persoonen
voorneemens zyn van hier
elders te vertrekken, viz;
De Lisle, in 14 days or six weeks, Aug. 1.
Jenkins, in do. . . . 6.
Jones, in 14 days or 6 weeks . . . 15.
Souter, in 14 days, or by the Ship Sisters 28.
Martin, in do. or by the Ship Richard, 28.
Office, Demerary, August 29, 1812.
Tuesday the 15th of September, [18120815EDRG] . . .
by order of the Executors of John Foster, Esq. a negro man, named Moses.
15. Robert Kingston.
September 1, 1812.
Order of His Excellency Major-General H. L. Carmichael, Acting-Governor;
is hereby given, that persons wishing to Contract to Weed, Drain, and Level,
Sixteen Lots of Land, in the District of Cumingsburg; will please send Tenders
to the Government-Secretary's Office, on or before Saturday the 5th instant,
when they will be opened before His Excellency the Acting-Governor.
said land to be raised in the center; to have a trench of seven or eight feet
all round, and the whole of the small drains and trenches at present thereon,
to be filled up. For further particulars apply to
the Sloop Blackbird, from Barbados, no arrivals having taken place since our
last, the only articles which will be found in our Foreign Department this day,
are - 1st Copies of Letters from the august and potent Joseph, King of Spain,
to most of the members of his illustrious family, which were lately intercepted
by the Spanish General Mina, and published in the Gibraltar Gazette of the 22d
of June; - and 2dly, A Copy of Marshal Beresford's Order of the Day, which we
alluded to in our publication of the 4th ultimo.
RETURN OF BIRTHS IN THIS COLONY. [heading]
the Orphan-Chamber.] [heading]
the Orphan-Chamber.] [heading]
19. P. Burnier, Plantation Engelrust.
23. Henriette Sampson, (mulatto) Pl. Pattenson.
16. St. Rose Gerson, (mulatto) Pl. Amsterdam.
17. R. Noonan, drowned.
18. P. F. Schirmeister, Stabroek.
--- Charlotte Emilia Anne Borel, Fort-Island
27. J. H. Runnels, Stabroek.
PS. The Register of the Deaths and
Births is very sorry to observe, that the law concerning them, though only
lately renewed, is not observed - several persons, who have died, not having
been reported at his office; and he will be obliged to inform the Fiscal of
this, his proper interest being in no way concerned in the fine to be paid, and
the public interest his sole motive. F. A. Vernede.
RETURN OF VESSELS CLEARED. [heading]
1. Brig Gov. Hodson, Cooper, for Newfoundland.
-- Sloop Dispatch, Hinson, Barbados.
-- Sloop Eliza and Jane, Tynes, Barbados.
4. Schr. Fame, Greenidge, Barbados.
6. Ship Amazon, Reid, Liverpool.
-- Sloop Blackbird, Coverley, Barbados.
7. Schr. Gov. Bentinck, Williamson, Oronoque.
11. Schr. Huzza, Criffon, Bermuda.
13. Schr. Burchall, Lawson, Barbados.
--- Schr. Eliza, Adams, St. John's, N.B.
18. Schr. Neptune, Thompson, Barbados.
20. Schr. Phoenix, Norburn, Barbados.
--- Sloop Eliza and Jane, Tynes, Barbados.
21. Schr. Joseph, Strickland, Barbados.
22. Schr. Gov. Carmichael, Pearce, Barbados.
--- Schr. Mahaicony, Martin, Barbados.
--- Schr. Nancy, Douglas, Barbados.
25. Ship John, Tyrer, Liverpool.
26. Schr. Burchall, Hill, Barbados.
--- Schr. Catharine, White, Barbados.
27. Schr. Fame, Greenidge, Barbados.
28. Sloop Lydia, Thomas, Barbados.
--- Schr. Trafalgar, Swan, St. Lucia.
Printed & published every Tuesday & Saturday Afternoon,
By Edward James Henery.