Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1804 March 31
PUBLICK AUCTIONS. [heading]
The Commissary of the Vendue advertises
that on Thursday the 12th of April, at the Store of Messrs. Jourdaan & Co.
[sic] on the front of Plantation Werk & Rust, will be Exposed for Sale: -
Mess pork, salt in barrels, Paper for rooms, Flemish linen, flour, biscuit,
butter, sweet oil, Malaga, Frontiniac, and Grave Wines, Antigua Rum, tea, cany
and loaf sugar, soap, silk stuff, &c. &c.
Notice is hereby given, that the vendue
of Furniture &c. on Plantation Bel Air, will not take place.
TELFORD, NAGHTEN & CO. [heading]
The Subscriber requests all Persons
having Demands against Plantations Bellefield, and Nooten's Zuyl, or against
John Bannister & Co. or himself, to render the same immediately, as he
purposes leaving the Colony by the first Convoy.
For Liverpool: - The Snow Irton, Capt.
Ereison, will sail with the first Convoy for that Port, she is now ready to
receive heavy Freight and the Subscribers will be obliged by the early
assistance of their Friends in that Article.
FOR BRISTOL, [heading]
For Sale: - The front Lott of Land No.
13, in Cumingsburg, situate between those of Messrs R. F. Yearwood, & Adam
Knight, (Boat Builders.) For Terms, apply to
For the Clyde Liverpool, or any Port in St. George's Channel to Sail with the first Convoy; The Ship Achilles, D. Douglas Master, has excellent Accommodations for Passengers: For Freight or Passage, apply to the Master on Board, Who has for Sale, on the most reasonable Terms, on board the said Vessel; Seventy-two Hhds. and 30 Tierces Lime, 50 dozen Port Wine, 120 do. of London brown Stout, 32 ditto of Barton Ale, 2 Puncheons of Crystal Ware, 40 boxes Prime shell and lyng fish, 20 boxes mould candles, 10 ditto of white hard soap, a few hampers and barrels of Irish Potatoes &c. Demerary, 31st March 1804.
Notice: - All those who stand indebted
to Robert Younghusband & Co., Younghusband, Corbet & Co. or the
Subscriber in Private, are requested to settle their Accounts on or before the
Sailing of the first Fleet, as no farther indulgence will be given after that
Period. Also those that the above Concerns stand indebted to, are requested to
render their Accounts for Liquidation.
The Subscribers have imported by the
last Fleet an assortment of Dry Goods and Provisions, which they offer for Sale
on Reasonable terms.
FOR LONDON. [heading]
Superfine Flour for Sale for Immediate
To the Planters and Shippers for London.
Notice is hereby given that the Firm of
Lewis Lester [sic – no comma between words] & Co. is dissolved by
mutual consent of the Parties, on this day, the 29th of March 1804; - Those who
have any Pretensions against said Firm, are requested to deliver them in, and
Whoever may be Indebted to said Firm, to come forward with Payment, in order to
arrange as soon as Possible.
Picked-up by the Negroes of the
Subscriber, a Punt. The Owner of the same may have here restored by applying
at the Ferry and Paying Expences.
Just Imported in the Ship L'Harmonie,
from Lancaster & Cork, and for Sale by the Subscribers on reasonable Terms,
Viz: Irish mess beef in whole and half barrels, Ditto do. pork in do, New
Butter in firkins, pickled tongues in do, tripe and spiced salmon in kegs, ling
fish in boxes, Potatoes in barrels, London bottled Porter in 11 dozen Tierces,
hams, cheese, mould candles, fine [illegible] in barrels, and a few boxes hard
Imported by the Subscribers in the Ship
Grenada from London, and the Ship Eagle from Glasgow, viz: - Westphalia hams,
mutton ditto, ling fish, herrings, potatoes, pearl barley, split pease, loaf
sugar, gunpowder tea and fine Hyson ditto, oats, white and brown soap, candles,
paint, paint oil and brushes, Brown Stout, London porter, bottled and in casks,
pale ale, beer, cyder, claret and old hock, port wine, gin in cases, Earthen
and Glass ware assorted, tin ware, knives and forks, Stationary, Negro Cloathing,
hoes and shovels, cutlasses, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 20d nails, iron potts, iron hoops,
Money Chests, cables and cordage assorted, canvas, oznabrugs linen, ditto
thread and twine, coffee and cotton bagging, elegant 3 4 and Hessian Boots,
dress and strong shoes, Ladies slippers, parasols, umbrellas, Irish Linen,
cotton linen, cambricks, muslins, chintzes, Men and women's stockings,
handkerchiefs, ready made cloaths, cotton and linen checks, bed tick, brad
stripe, broad cloths, and cassimeres of different colours, Nuns thread; elegant
sophas, side boards, mahogany chairs, dining, card, breakfast and tea tables,
posted bedsteads, matrasses, pillows and other Furniture, building and temper
lime, paving tiles, small and large Boats, elegant Chaises with Harness for one
and two Horses, Sadlery consisting of Gentlemen and Ladies Saddles and Bridles,
spurs, whips, &c. &c.
Just Imported in the Ship Isabella,
Capt. Royzer, from London, and for Sale by the Subscriber at the Stores of
Messrs: Heathcote, Southern & Co. the following Articles: London brown
stout and pale ale, port wine, Yorkshire hams, pine and loaf cheese, tongues,
tripe, hyson tea, black pepper, loaf sugar, split pease, pearl barley, rounds
beef, potatoes in hampers, cherry and raspberry brandy, Gentlemen's Hessian
& pantaloon boots, Gentlemen & Ladies shoes, negro Clothing, an elegant
assortment of glass and earthen ware, mould candles, oats, white lead, red
& Yellow paint, paint & lamp oil, 4, 6, 8, 10, 20 & 30d nails,
coopers nails, oznabrugs, cotton bagging, Gentlemens fine hats, axes, hoes,
bills, window bolts, Carpenters tools, puncheon hoops, wood hoops, a large
assortment of Printed Books and a few thousand pavioun and fire bricks and
The Subscriber's health being greatly
Impaired, and wishes much to go to Europe for some time, he sincerely begs of
those who are Indebted to him, either by Note or open Accounts to make Payment,
to enable him to pay his Creditors; He has for Sale, a House Frame 40 feet long
by 20 wide, two Story high, all of Colony wood, Also a well finished Coker
Sluice, Frame doors and Plank all of Cabucally which is known to be a durable
wood, and Proof against the worms, His House that he lives in with all the out
buildings on said Lott No. 1 in Bridge Town, free of all Ground Rent, for a
moderate Sum for quick Payment; He has also a quantity of Claret & other
Wines in cases, of excellent quality, with a large assortment of Paper for papering
Rooms, and a variety of other Articles. he will sell cheap for immediate
Payment, or a short Credit, also a few Horses and a Chaise.
Een ieder, welke nog eenige Gelden te
pretendeeren hebben van J. A. Sargenton, wegens Schulden by hem voor het
Overlyden zyner Moeder Mevrouw de Wed Bakker gemaakt, wordt verzogt, binnen de
eerstkoomende 14 dagen, daarvan exec[illegible] en voldoende opgave te bezorgen
ten Comptoire van den Heer Procureur Cantzlaar J Z, om dezelve, behoorlyk
geverifieer[illegible] zynde, direct te kunnen betalen, wordende een ieder
verzogt zich hiernaa te reguleeren, gelyk mede, dat de Ondegetekende deszelfs
Domicilium heft gekopfen ten Huyze van voorn. Heer Procureur Cantzlaar J Z in
Taken from along side the Ship Neptune,
of London, John Moor Master, on the Morning of the 26th Inst. by two of the
Crew, a boat belonging to the said Ship, wherein was a Steering sail boom, a
top gallant stay sail, curtains belonging to the Awnings, two muskets, &c.
The Boat is about 16 feet long, with a yellow bottom, and yellow and black
inside; - Whoever will return the said Boat to the Master on board, and secure
the People so that they may be brought to Justice, shall receive Two Joes
Te Huur de halve Concessie No. 12, te
vooren bewoond door de Heeren Touson & Connick, te bevraagen by
The Subscriber respectfully informs the
Public, that he intends continuing the Carpenter's & Joiner's Business, in
all it's [sic] various Branches, and will be happy for a continuance of all
Public Favor assuring them he will ever make it his Study to render general
Satisfaction; having Purchased the Hearse of Mr. Thomas White, he further begs
leave to inform them thereof, as he intends continuing it on the same footing
as Mr. White did, that is, such Persons as gave him the making of Coffins, has
the Hearse Gratis,
Notice: - All Persons indebted to the
Estate of the late Mrs. Anne Campbell, are requested to come forward and settle
the respective Accounts against them by the 1st of June next, and those having
any Demands against the said Estate are requested to furnish their Accounts by
the above time, properly Attested.
All Persons Indebted to Adam Knight, are
requested to come forward and settle their respective Accounts on or before the
1st day of May next ensuing, so as to enable him by his Attornies, James Knight
& Nathan Hart, to discharge all Demands against him, as speedily as
possible: - The said Adam Knight having declined Business in the Ship Carpenter's
Line, and Smith's Business; it will in future be carried on under the Firm of
James Knight & Co. at the Place lately occupied by him in Cumingsburg. He
therefore takes the Liberty of recommending the said James Knight to all those
who favored him with their Business, and to the Public in general. He also
begs leave to return his most sincere thanks to those who, since his
Commencement in the above Line, has favored him with their Business. A. Knight
Het overlyden van den Heer J. C.
Sto[umlaut]cklin op den 21ste December 1802 te Utrecht wordt mits dezen aan
alle deszelfs Vrienden en Bekenden gecommuniceerd door
De Ondergetekende van voorneemens zynde
deze Colonie te verlaaten binnen den tyd van veertien dagen, maakt zulks aan
alle zoodanige Persoonen, dien het mogt aagaan, bekend, ten einde zich te kunnen
WEGGELOOPEN van den Ondergetekenden Twee
Mans-Slaaven, genaamd Pieter & Belford. Zoo dezelve mogten gevangen zyn,
of zich ergens ophouden, zal de Ondergetekende dankbaar beloonen die geenen,
die hem daarvan gelieven te informeeren ten Huyze van Mevr. de Wed.
D'Alle[accent]e op Eveleary.
The Subscriber has Imported for Sale, by
the late Fleet; Porter, Ale, Small beer, Cyder, Ling Fish, Potatoes, and New
The Subscriber advertises by this, that
his present Residence is on Plantation Mon Desir, in the Canal No. 2, but his
Domicilium Citandi et Executandi in Stabroek, is at the House of Wilm. Verhagen
Esqr. Further, that the Subscriber shall be on every Wednesday and Thursday,
during the Month of April, on Plantation Providence.
Runway on Sunday the 11th instant, a
stout Negro Man, named York, of the Mandingo Nation, but is call'd among his
Comoorades Jack. ( and is well known in the Colony ) He is about five feet, ten
or eleven inches high, pretty large about the [illegible]cles & feet,
speaks Dutch & English, Whoever will apprehend him, and secure him in the
Barracks, or deliver him to his Master up the River, opposite Hunter's Island,
shall receive a reward of a Joe.
List of Runaway and arrested Slaves, on this 29th day of March 1804,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 29 Maart 1804, zig in arrest bevindende
Weglopper slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And Fifteen New Negroes, the names of
their Owners unknown.
Begraaven zedert den 23 tot den 29 Maart
Printed and Published by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.