Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 June 08


Ao. 1805 )


Essequebo and Demerary


( No. 128.

Saturday, the 8th of June.

NOTICE. [heading]
Those Gentlemen who have been hitherto exempt from Militia Duty, merely from Courtesy in expectation of their forming one or more Troops of Cavalry, the opportunity for which now presents itself, therefore those who do not immediately enroll themselves in Major Blair's Corps of Cavalry, cannot any longer be excused from Serving in the Infantry: other Persons who have not joined the Infantry, and who may wish to join the Cavalry, have His Excellency the Governor's Permission to make the same opinion.
G. J. Furnace Esqr. being appointed Acting Adjutant to Major Blair's Corps of Cavalry, he is required to call on Gentlemen of the above description, and request their decision, which Corps they will join, and Report to me as soon as possible, that I may do so to his Excellency the Governor.
F. Macrae, Major Comdt. D. M.
Demerary, 8th June 1805.

Major Blair having been appointed by His Excellency Governor Beaujon and Brigadier General Montgomerie to raise a Corps of Cavalry to be composed of Persons not Serving in the Infantry Militia, and to consist of forty Men, requests those gentlemen who are desirous to become Members of said Corps, to signify the same to him, or to G. J. Furnace Esqr. Actg. Adjutant, as soon as possible, the Corps being nearly complete.
Demerary, 8th June 1805.

BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]

Alzoo den Heeren John Wilson en James Wilson van voorneemens is binnen de tyd van veertien dagen van hier te vertrekken, [??] word zulks mits deezen bekend gemaakt, ten einde die geenen, welke iets van hun te pretendeeren hebben of aan hun verschuldigd zyn, hunne Pretentien koomen ontsangen, of hunne Schulden betaalen te hunner Domicilium.
Actum ter Secretary, van Rio Demerary deezen 8ste Juny 1805.
In kennisse van my J. C. Stadtman, gez. Clercq.

Alzoo de Heeren Pietre Verschtur en Ts. Cutwath van voorneemens is binnen den tyd van veirtien daage van hier te vertrekken, zoo wordt zulks mit deeze bekend gemaakt, ten einde die geenen, welke iets van hun te pretendeeren hebben, of aan hun verschuldigd zyn, hunnen Pretentien koomen ontsangen, of hunne Schulden betaalen, ter hunner Domicilium.
Actum ter Secretary, van Rio Demerary deezen 8ste Juny 1805.
In Kennisse van my F. Horn, gezw. Clercq.


Kragtens voorenstaande Extract Notul; worden door my ondergeschreven Exploicteur, ten verzoeke van de Heeren J. S. Masse & F. A. Vernede. Curateurs in den Boedel van wylen de Heeren Martin & Dutilh voor de tweede maale GEDAGVAARD
Alle bekende en onbekende Crediteuren van gemelde Boedel. Omme te Compareeren voor den Edele Achbaare [sic] Heer raad Commissarisse uit den Hove van Justitie alhier, Zittende te Audientie der ordinaris veertien daagsche Rolle op de Hoofdplaatse Stabroek, teegens den Zeeventiende deezer Maand Juny.
Ten fine aldaar nogmaals te koomen aangeeven hunne pretensien en daarby te dienen van der zelver Sustenuen zullende na Expiratie van de Vierde en laatste Edictale teegens de non Comparanten worden geprocedeert tot Obtineering van het Eeuwig Silentium.
Demerary den 7 Juny 1805.
L. Van S' Gravesande, Exptr.

Kragtens Voorenstaande Extract Notul worden door my Ondergeschreevene Exploiteur, ten verzoeke van B. Teyssen en J. C. Stadtman als aagestelde Curators in den agter gelaaten Goederen van P. C. J. Van Reyssel voor de Tweede maale GEDAGVAARD!
Alle bekende en onbekende Crediteuren van gemelde Boedel Om te Compareeren voor den Edele Achtbaare Heer Raad Commissaris uit den Hove van Justitie alhier, sittende ter Audentie der Ordinaris Veertien daagsch Rolle, op de Hoofdplaaatse Stabroek, teegens den Zeeventiende deezer Maand Juny.
Ten fine aldaar nogmaals te koomen aangeeven hunne Pretensien en daarby te dienen van der zelver Sustenuen, zullende na Expratie van de Virde en laaste Edicte, teegens de non Comparanten worden geprocedeert tot Obtineering van het Euwig Silentium.
Demerary den 7 Juny 1805.
L. S. Van S' Gravesande, Exptr.


On Tuesday the 11th Instant will be exposed for sale to the highest Bidders, at the Vendue Office, by order of J. T. Barrett Esqr. sixty barrels of new beef just landed.
On the same day will be exposed for sale. Negroes, Horses, &c.
June 8th 1805. Brereton & Kingston.

On Monday and Tuesday the 17 and 18th Instant, will be exposed for sale to the highest Bidders, at the house of Messrs. McInroy, Sandbach & McBean on the North Dam; madeira wine in pipes, hogsheads and quarter casks, glauber salts in kegs of 112 [symbol] each, cotton and linen checks, bed tick, fine chints, diaper and table cloths of different sizes, ounce and coloured threads, Irish linen, Negroes &c. &C. &c.
And precisely at 1 o'Clock on the 17th the 3 quarter Lot No. 21, with all the Buildings at present occupied by them.
8th June 1805. Brereton & Kingston.

On Saturday the 6th of July next will be Exposed for sale at Public Auction on the Sand Hill, by J. J. Kottwyk Esqr. as Curator to the Insolvent Estate of P. F. Brotherson, duly authorized by the Honble: Court of Justice of this Colony: - The part in 500 Akers of sand Land, belonging to the above mentioned Estate, known by the name of the Sand Hill, situated on the West side of this River, with the Buildings thereon: - Also 30 Negroes, 15 of which are men who has been for some Years employed in squaring Timber, and the other 15 women and children, some of whom are house people; - A large Punt, tent Boat and Yawl, 4 Oxen and 3 Bulls, used to the yoke, 5 milch Cows, sundry Tools, And what further belongs to the aforesaid Estate of P. F. Brotherson, which will be exposed on the Day of Sale.
8th June 1805. Brereton & Kingston.


All Persons having demands against Plantation Le Boone Intention, or L'Inattendue, situated upon the East Sea Coast of this Colonie, and the Property of F. D. Changuion, C. F. Bentinck and H. W. Bentinck Esquires, or against either of said Proprietors in their individual capacities, are requested to render the same properly attested as early as possible to the Subscriber at his Place of Residence, Coldingen Estate.
Demerary, 8th June 1805. James Ogle. q. q.

The Subscriber again desires all those indebted to the Estate of John Donaldson decd. to call and settle their Accounts, on or before the 1st of August next, as no indulgence will be given, nor any distinction made after that Period.
For self and John Black Executors
Stabroek, 8th June 1805. William Brown, q. q.

The Subscribers have for Sale at their Store in La Bourgade, the Cargo of the Brig Harriett, Capt. Baker from Portland, N. A. consisting of W. P. Lumber, shooks, clapboards, shingles, salt fish in hogsheads and boxes, mess and cargo Beef in whole and half barrels, Pork do, superfine flour, tongues in half barrels &c. which they will dispose of on reasonable terms, for immediate Payment in Cash or Produce.
Demerary, 8th June 1805. Telford, Naghten & Co.

NOTICE. [heading]
All Demands against the Subscriber, are requested to be given in to him, at the House of Thomas Frankland Esqr. for Payment on, or any time before the first Day of July next. Those who are indebted to him, are also called upon to pay their Accounts during the Period above mentioned, after the expiration of which, no farther indulgence will be granted.
Demerary, 8th June 1805. Rd. Batty.

The Undersigned has the pleasure to inform his Friends and the Public, that his lottery will be drawn on Monday the 17th Instant, at his Store on Werk & Rust, opposite W. Bruninghaus Esqr, at 12 o'Clock, in the presence of a Clerk from the Secretary's Office, he requests all those who are interested to be present, and gives notice that there is yet a few Tickets to be disposed of.
Demerary, 8th June 1805. C. H. De Munnick

The Subscriber Advertise her negro boy named Thomas, and offers a handsome gratuity to any Person that will either bring him home, or secure him, so that he can be regained by her; the boy has a Government Pass and was sent out to sell towards Mahaica and Mahaicony ten Weeks ago, is very tall and thin, walks a little lame and is of the Mandingo Nation, he had on when he went away a pair of Nankeen Trowsers and a blue jacket, and carried a small black trunk about 2 feet and a half long with Goods.
Demerary, 8th June 1805. Ann Morgan.

Ik ondergeteekende thans woonende in de Concessie van den Wel Edele Heer Van Well als zynde een Hoefsmit, en verders een Eyzer Smit voor Rytuigen en wat groswerk aanbetreft; verzoekt een Ieder zyn Gunst, het zy van de Ingezeetenen van de Stadt of Heeren Planters, eewelke ik alle zal hendelen voor een civiele Prys.
Demerary den 8ste Juny 1805. N. Le Lougie.

Alle die geenen welke Orlogien te repareeren gegeeven hebben by den ondergeteekende, werden verzogt dezelve tegens betaaling te komen afhaalen, ten huise van de Heeren Schaapers & Co. binnen den tyd van 14 dagen, zullende na verloop van dien Tyd, voor de Orlogien welke als dan niet afgehaald zyn, over gedisponeerrd [sic] worden als na behooren.
Demerary den 8ste Juny 1805. Wm. Bilsteen.

FOR LONDON [heading]
The Armed Ship Pomona, Jno. Bienvenu Master, positively to sail in July with or without Convoy: For freight or passage apply to the Capt. on board, or to Messrs. Stephen Mourant & Co. at their Store in La Bourgade.
The above Ship sails fast and has excellent accommodations for Passengers.

Weggeloopen van den ondergeteekende eenige tyd geleeden, twee Negermeiden genaamd Genie en Betsy, die dezelve in da Tronk van Stabroek of by den ondergeschreevene brengt; zal voor elk Een Johannis vangloon genieten.
Demerary den 8ste Juny 1805. Frico Desbrace.

Vessels Entered from the 1st to the 8th June 1805.

4th. Brig Jane, Capt. Joseph Woodworth, from Boston.
5th. Schr. Harriott, Capt. David Yong. from Barbados.
5th. Schr. Trimmer, Capt John Hill, from the Island of Ascension.

List of Runaway and Arrested Slaves, on this 6th day of June 1805,

in the Stocks of Demerary.

Lyst der op heden den 6de Juny 1805, zig in Arrest bevindende

Weglopper Slaaven, in Rio Demerary.



By whom brought.





Pittman Pl. Cotage in Berb.

Gerechts Dienaars.


Van den Broek, in Berbice.



John Ashly.



Sandiford in Essequebo.

Mac Donal.


Hatfield en Morrow.






G. Cammel, op de Rivier.



M. Spooner.



King, in Berbice.

Paadevoorth. [sic]



Mac Pharson.


R. Douglas, in Berbice.

Ridly en Dodson.



Bomba Circa.


Ms. [sic] Selby, in Mahaica.

Zelf aangegeeven.







Succes. [sic]

Levi Hart, in Suriname.

Capt. Falconer.



Gerechts Dienaars.





Mc Monvielle.

Zelf aangegeeven.



Ms. [sic] Waart.











Simon Fraser, in Berb.



Colonie Berbice.


And 4 New Negroes, the names of their Owners unknown.
Voorts 4 Nieuwe Negers, waarvan men de naamen der Eygenaaren niet kan ontwaaar worden
J. Runnels, Drossaart

Published and Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.



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