Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1804 December 29
BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]
Alzo den Heer Richard Emerson van
voorneemens is, kortelings deeze Colonie te Verlaaten, zoo word zulks mits deesen
aan elk en een iegelyk geadverteerd, ten einde die geenen, welke iets van hem,
ofte van wylen den Heer Anthony Tregent, ofte in andere qualiteit te
pretendeeren hebben, ofte verschuldigt zyn, hunne Pretentien to koomen
opgeeven, of hunne schulden te voldoen, binnen den tyd van Zes Weeken na dato
deeses ten zyne Domicilium Citandi et Executandi, ten Huize van de Heeren A.
Cart en L. DeSaulles; welke door hem geauthoriseerd zyn de voorenstaande op en
aangaave te Ontsangen, ten Eynde de gem: Boedel van wylen Anthony Tregent zoo
spoedig als moogelyk is tot Liquiditeit te brengen.
PUBLICK AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Saturday the 5th of January 1805 will
be sold at Public Vendue by Order of Thomas Barker Esqr at the Naval Office; -
Two hundred and Fifty Barrels of superfine Flour, in order to close Sales.
To be Sold by Order of Messrs: Robert
Younghusband & Co. to the highest Bidder, on Monday the 7th of January, on
the American Stelling; - The Ship Urania, Capt. Mellor, with her Masts, Spars,
Rigging, Sails, &c. &c.
Just Imported and for Sale at Remy &
Boter's Store, on Werk & Rust: - Lumber, salt fish in hogsheads and boxes,
shingles, staves, hoops, white oak shooks with heads, iron hoops, Mess beef and
pork in whole and half barrels, rounds of beef, hams, sweet milk cheese, oysters
in potts, salmon and sausages in kegs, potatoes, onions, flour, corn-meal,
claret, Hollands gin and brandy in cases, Florence sweet oil, spermacetie and
tallow candles, castile, white and brown soap, tobacco, tar, hats, shoes,
boots, Spanish mantles for Ladies, nankeens, Eau de Cologne, mustard in small
bottles, hoes, shovels, axes and bills.
The Subscribers advertise that after the
31st day of this Month their Business will be carried on under the Firm of
McInroy, Sandbach & McBean, and they request those who have any Demands
against their present Firm to apply for Payment, and those Indebted to them to
be prepared to make Payment of their Accounts, as it is necessary to keep the
concerns of each Firm seperate [sic].
The Subscribers have Just Imported in
the Ship Demerary, Peter Inglis, Master, from Glasgow, and Ship Duke of Kent,
James Dougal, Master, from Liverpool. Beer, ale and porter in bottles, beer
and porter in barrels and half barrels, port wine in bottles, half barrels of
corn beef choice pieces, hams, tongues, potatoes, lyng fish, kegs of pickled
herrings, split pease, oatmeal and barley in kegs, negro jackets lined and
unlined, penniston, blankets, kilmarnolk caps and hats, oznaburgs [sic],
soldiers shirting harn [sic], dowlas, cotton checks, linen ditto, furniture
check, bed ticking, printed calicoes, cambric muslin, fancy ditto, cotton
shirting, 3-4 7-8 and 4-4 Irish linen and 5 4 Irish sheeting, fine fancy ginghams
and chamberries, brittanias, fine fancy quiltings, corded dimities, fine plain
India ditto, corduroys, pillow fustian, stitching, nuns and oznaburg [sic]
threads assorted, tape, table cloths, bombazeens and crape, white, red and
yellow paints and paint oil, anchors, grapnels and cables, cordage 1 1/2 to 3
inches, canvas No. 1 and 5, assortments of tin, queen and glass ware,
stationary and hard ware, bedsteads with mattrasses, pillows, bolsters and
musquetto curtains, nests of brass mounted trunks, portable writing desks,
mahogany sorven [? sic] fancy chairs, ladies, gentlemen and children hatts and
stockings, wash-leather and mourning gloves, saddles, bridles, &c. boots,
shoes and slippers, candles and soap, tallow in kegs, 4dy to 30dy nails, garden
seeds, loaf sugar, gin cranks and a number of other articles, which they will
dispose of very reasonably for immediate Payment.
Jones & Nurse give Notice, that
their Partnership will be dissolved on the 31st Instant, all those who are
indebted to the Concern are requested to make immediate Payment, and those to
whom the said Concern is indebted, are requested to render their Accounts.
The Subscriber from being duly
Authorised, has granted Powers of Substitution unto James Bruce of Demerary,
Merchant, to act and grant Acquittances and Receipts in all Business in the
Colonies of Essequebo, Demerary and Berbice, relating to the affairs of the
Assignees on the Estate of John Benson and James Benson, late of Lancaster,
Merchants, also in the affairs of Thomas Burrow Esq. Merchant, in Lancaster,
and likewise in the affairs of the late Firm of John Oliverson & Co. and
what Property was Assigned and transferred by them, and by John Oliverson individually,
unto the Subscriber as Attorney for the Assignees on said Estate of John Benson
& James Benson.
For SALE, [heading]
EDICTALE CITATIE. [heading]
For SALE or RENT, [heading]
Runaway from Betsey Steel [sic], a Negro
Girl named Kate, she is a Creole from Barbados, has a yellow skin and free from
marks, well known in Stabroek, a handsome Reward will be paid on her being
delivered to the aforesaid Betsey Sleel [sic], or lodged in the Barracks, a
further handsome Reward will be paid to any one who can give sufficient
information of her being harboured by any Person or Persons; Captains of
Vessels are cautioned against taking her away from the Colony, and all persons
are forbid concealing her, as the Law will be rigidly enforced against such
Offenders; She speaks very good English and may attempt to pass for a free
For GLASGOW, [heading]
To Sail with the first Convoy for
London: - The Ship Cumberland, Wm Langley Master - For Fright [sic] or Passage
apply at the Store of
For SAINT BARTHOLOMEW, [heading]
THIRTY JOES REWARD, [heading]
M'DONALD, HALKET, & Co. [heading]
The Subscriber has for sale the
following Articles, imported in the Ship Ceres, Captain Bousfield, from London,
Hessian boots, back straped [sic] ditto, gentlemens dress shoes and pumps,
ladies slippers, ladies and gentlemens silk hats, silk stockings, cotton ditto,
thread ditto, ladies long silk gloves, fans, printed cambricks, linen cambrick,
printed calicoes, flannel, India dimity, Irish linens, ditto sheeting, half
bleached ditto, russia ditto, ginghams, bed tick, linen pocket handkerchiefs,
cotton ditto, ladies shawls, nankeen, spices assorted, nails from 4 to 30dy in
kegs of about 55 [symbol] each, iron hoops, coopers nails, rivetts, bolts,
stays and staples, stock locks, chamber door locks, hinges assorted, cotton gin
cranks, saws and files, cutlasses, cotton bagging, white lead, spanish brown, blue,
green and yellow paints, black varnish, spirit of turpentine, paint oil, lamp
oil, ready made coffee bags, gin in cases, soap, candies, cloths, kerseymers,
honey water, lavender water, jewelery, razors of the best quality ever
imported, boxes with paint and brushes, paint brushes, wafers, fruits in
brandy, mustard, and many more articles.
Op Maandag den 4 February des aanstaande
Jaars 1804 zal Publicq binnen de Stad Nieuw Amsterdam, te Rio Berbice, Verkogt
worden, het Erff No. 21, behoorende aan Hasselaar & Strik, met deszelfs
daaropstaande Gebouwen &c. welke zyn als Volgt: 1ste. Een Woonhuys lang
60, breed 30 Voeten, verdeeld en verscheyd vertrekken, staande het zelven op
een steene Muur van 7 Voeten en vans Inlands hout gemaakt.
Just imported in the Ship Paragon,
Captain Paul Redmayne, from Liverpool, and for Sale by the Subscriber, at the
Store of P. Yates in Bridge Town, viz: - Fashionable coat and pantaloon
patterns, with trimmings complete, gentlemens silk and beaver Hats [sic],
childrens ditto, bespoke hessian, swiss and whole Boots, Saddle, Bridles, Whips
and Spurs of the very best quality, Soap and Candles, ladies and gentlemens
fine cotton Hose, with and without clocks, Irish linens, Marseills, Dimity
Ginghams, Jeans, striped and plain Muslin, muslin Cambrick, and cambrick pocket
handkerchiefs, best London bottled Porter, in tierces of 10 dozen each, an
assortment of Stationary, in which is a large and complete set of merchants
account books, also a few cases of Millinery, consisting of ladies dresses,
full dress bonnets and caps, feathers, plumes of flowers, ribbons, &c.
&c. all of the newest fashion.
Picked-Up in front of Plantation Rotterdam, two small Ship's Boats, likewise a small Tent Boat. The Owners may have them on Proving their Property, and Paying for this Advertisement. Demerary, 29th December 1804.
Picked up in front of Plantation Union, a Ships small Boat, the owner may have her on proving his property, and paying for this Advertisement. Demerary, 29th Decr. 1804.
Runaway from the Subscriber, a Mundingo
Negro Woman, named Flora, about Four feet four inches high, has a sore upon her
left knee, a scar upon her right arm and shoulder from risings; whoever will
deliver the said Negro into the Barracks, or to her Master, residing in
Kingston, shall receive a reward of One Joe, a further Reward of Two Joes will
be paid to any one who can give sufficient Information of her being harboured
by any Person or Persons, this not being the first time of her Elopement,
Captains of Vessels are forbid against taking her away from the Colony, and all
Persons are forbid concealing her, as the Law will be rigidly enforced against
Den Ondergetekende adverteerd aan 't
gee[caret]rd Publicq dat hy van wooning is veranderd en tans woond in 't Huys
naast de Heeren Remy & Boter, verzoekt een ieders gunst en Recommandatie in
zyn fac als Horologie Maaker, kunnende een ieder verzeekerd zyn van een civiele
en prompte bediening.
List of Vessels which have Entered and Cleared from the 22d to the 29th December 1804.
List of Runaway and arrested Slaves, on this 29th day of December 1804,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 29 Decr. 1804, zig in arrest bevindende
Weglopper slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And 10 New Negroes, the names of their
Published and printed by E. J. Henery