Ao. 1806 )
Essequebo and Demerary
( No. 166.
Saturday, the 1st of March.
CAVALRY ORDERS. [heading]
The Royal Demerary Cavalry will parade
on Sunday next the 2d instant, at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, and on the
following Sunday, at the same hour.
It being the intention of His Excellency
Brigadier General Montgomorie to inspect the Corps on the 10th inst. it is
expected that every Gentleman belonging to it will attend.
The Arms and Accoutrements must be in
Stabroek, March 1, 1806. Major Comm.
Secretary's Office. This is to inform
the Public, that the following Persons intend quitting this Colony:
Mr. P. F. Schirmeister, in fourteen
Mr. Hugh M'Donald, in fourteen days.
Mr. Robert Younghusband, in fourteen
Mr. F. W. Thron, with the first convoy.
J. C. Stadtman,
The Undersigned hereby acquaints all
those whom it may concern, that this day, by virtue of a Power of Attorney, he
has given over, by Substitution, to the Hon. V. A. Heyliger, LL.D. all his
Procurations in the following qualities, viz.
As Agent and Administrator of the Funds
of Negociation of Doecksheer & Steenbergen in his possession.
As Agent for the Widow of H. van's
Gravenwert, Esq. deceased; and
As Agent for Messrs. Bruinvis,
Barrevelt, & Co.
All persons having any business to
transact with the above-mentioned concerns, are requested, therefore, for the
future, to address themselves to the before-mentioned V. A. Heyliger, LL.D. at
the Good Fortune Estate, on the West Side of this River.
Demerary, March 1, 1806. F. W. Thron.
For Sale, a large Colony Schooner Boat,
44 feet keel and 15 feet beam, the Subscriber having no further use for her.
Terms of payment will be made to suit the conveniency of an approved Purchaser,
and she will be disposed of either without or with a complete set of rigging.
Kingston, March 1, 1806. W. Mackenzie
De Ondergeteekende is verhuisd naer het
huys voordeezen bewoond door Mevrouw Richard, aenden [sic] Zuid-dam van
Stabroek, achter het huis van den Heer Obermuller.
den 2 [sic] March 1806. Huiberts.
Run Away from the Subscriber, a Negro
boy, named La Fleur, who was sent on the 14th inst. with letters to town, and
has not yet returned. He is of the Mokko Nation, tall and well made, black of
colour, and very remarkable from having the following letters marked upon his
right and left breasts - I v S as well as from a small cut or scratch under his
right eye. Any one who will secure him in the gaol, or deliver him to the
Subscriber, shall receive One Joe above the ordinary fees; and whoever will
give a declaration upon oath, in presence of witnesses, by whom the above
mentioned slave has been harboured during his absence, shall have a Reward of
Mahaica, Feb. 26, 1806. I. F. H. von
All those who have any demands upon, or
are indebted to the Estate of Van de Paadevoort, Esq. deceased, or his Widow,
are requested to call and receive or liquidate the same at her Plantation Het
Land Canaan, or at the House of G. Egeling, Esq. Stabroek, as she intends to
leave the Colony with the first Convoy.
Stabroek, March 1, 1806.
The Members of the Eendragt Society are
hereby informed, that on Wednesday, the 19th of March the balloting [illegible
- full line obscured by crease in paper] Stabroek, March 1, 1806. T. Duim,
To be sold an excellent new Chaise and
Harness, with an exceeding good Horse. For particulars enquire of the Printer
of this Paper.
Stabroek, March 1, 1806.
Just imported in the Sloops [sic] Polly
and Eliza, Capt. W. Gere, and for sale by the Subscriber on reasonable Terms,
for Cash or Coffee.
Prime Mess Beef in whole and half
New Butter in kegs of various sizes
A few superior Burlington Hams and Mock
Demerary, March 1, 1806. A. Cart.
To Mr. George Handasyde. [heading]
I find clearly that you are a nasty
dirty fellow, a liar as well as a drunken blackguard. I sincerely wish I had
never been concerned with such a paltroon as you are: your news to Mr. Perkins
to-day I have just heard of.
I am, Sir,
8th March, 1802 (was signed) J. M.
To John M. Henery [heading]
In answer to your damn'd nasty lousy
note, announce with all the appellations you give me to yourself. I sincerely
wish I had never seen such a person of your description.
(was signed) Geo. Handasyde.
Answer to the above. [heading]
You dirty puppy, let me not hear from
you again, untill it is to settle our accounts (you lying dog)
(was signed) J. M. Henery.
The Subscriber requests all those
indebted to him since the Years 1804 and 1805, to come forward and settle their
accounts, as he otherwise will be under the necessity of suing them without
respect to persons.
Demerary, March 1, 1806. J. F.
Run away from the Subscriber, a Negro
Man; he is about five feet ten inches high, has a sore leg, and answers to the
name of Colingwood. Any person who may apprehend and lodge him in the Barracks
will receive a reward of Two Joes. It is expected that no Ship Masters will
harbour the said Negro after this notice.
Demerary, March 1, 1806. Thomas
[Volkerts ad for Flinsburg dated March
PUBLIC VENDUES, in Stabroek and its
On Friday, the 7th instant, at the
Vendue Office, field negroes, provisions, and dry goods; also 3 sailor negroes
(one a good captain) and a negro woman (a good washer.)
On Tuesday, the 11th instant, at Messrs.
Culpepper & Troughton's store, Irish linens, linen drapery, beef &
pork, Newfoundland fish, &c.
On Wednesday, the 12th instant, on
Plantation Good Fortune, on the West side of this river, household furniture,
plate, a polygraph machine, a copying ditto, milch cows, bulls, and calves, a
chaise, saddle horses, &c.
On Saturday, the 15th instant, on
Plantation William, West coast, elegant household furniture, plate, table
linen, milch cows, calves, oxen, creol sheep and goats, an elegant curricle,
On Monday, the 28th of April, at Myconi
Ferry at 6 months credit, a large carpenter's working logie, 84 feet by 36,
with necessary out-buildings, carpenters' tools, punts, cattle, water vats, 27
Negro men (carpenters and wood cutters), and a negro woman (a good sempstress,
&c.) and her child.
Vessels Entered and Cleared Since Our
Feb. 22. Sloop Polly and Eliza, W.
Gere, from New York, with Beef, Pork, Hams, Tongues, Sausages, Smok'd Beef,
Butter, Flour, Oats, Lumber, &c.
Feb. 24. Sloop Blackbird, Elias Tynes,
from Barbados, with Beef, Fish, Tongues, Cheese, Oil, Dry Goods, &c.
Feb. 25. Ship Thomas, I. Archibald,
from Africa, with Slaves.
Feb. 26. Snow Byam, J. Bradley, from
Africa, with Slaves.
March 1. Sloop Kitty, J, Fantozzi, from
Barbados, in ballast.
Feb. 24. Schooner Catherine, S.
Hutchings, for Barbados.
Feb. 24. Ship Mariner, G. Durham, for
Feb. 26. Schooner Camilla, J. Redman,
March 1. Schooner Ranger, I. H. Hewes,
Ship Duke of Kent, I. Douglas, for
March 1. Ship Demerary, P. Inglis, for
For the List of Runaway Slaves, see
N. Volkerts, Printer, No. 20, Brick Dam,
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