Essequebo and Demerary Royal Gazette 1807 April 25

Vol. II.)


(No. 69.

Saturday, April 25th, 1807.

The Subscriber, Commander of the Ship Orion, for London, respectfully informs his Friends the Planters and other shippers, that he is now ready to take in Coffee and Cotton, and by the 30th Inst. he will begin to take Sugars, as he possitively [sic] Sails with the June Convoy, he will be much obliged to them in giving him all the assistance they can in loading the said Vessel. He can be spoke with at R. Younghusband's, J. F. Meyer's, or on board. R. Ross.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

For Glasgow. [heading]
The Ship Eglington, Capt. Hamilton, Positively to Sail with the next Convoy; -
For Freight or Passage apply to the said Master, or to Thomas Cuming Esqr.
The Eglington has in Bricks, Lime, and Wood Hoops, which will be sold moderately, apply as above.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

The Creditors of the late Robt. Ferrier Esqr. are requested to meet the Subscribers at the Union Coffee House, on Wednesday the 29th Instant at 10 o'Clock.
Joseph Beete, Jr. q.q.
V. A. Heyliger, q.q.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

It is the Intention of the Subscriber to leave this Colony about July next for America, with a view of regaining his health, which is much impaired. He therefore requests those Gentlemen who are Indebted, will do him the particular favor to come forward with payments, that he may be enabled to discarge [sic] all demands against him previous to his departure. The Subscriber has to dispose of on very good terms to an approved purchaser, - The Lot No. 2, in Charles Town, (Repentir), with the Buildings thereon now in the Occupancy of A. H. Walstab Esq. also a Complete Chaise and Saddle Horse, and the Lot No. 11, in New Town, (adjoining Messrs. McDonald, Halket & Co.) with the buildings thereon, all built of the best Colony Wood and floored with Determa plank. For further particulars please to apply to the Subscriber living on the last mentioned Premises.
25th April. William Good.

In de Nich tuschen den 10 en 11 April l.l. Absenteerde zich van de Boot, aan den Heer J. Van den Broek in Berbice toebehoorende, en voor Plant: Providence ten aaker ligende, een Neger genaamd Thomas, (van de Coromantyn Natie) heest met zich genoomen een Jal, zoonder riemen, aan de voorsteven eenigzints beschadigd; die geene welke bovengenoemde Neger en Jal aan den Ondergetekende te rug bezorgd, zal Zes en Zestig Gludens [sic] en voor Een van heiden Drie en Dertig Guldens tot een belooning genieten.
H. Kappiers.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

For Hire. [heading]
Two Negro Carpenters: -
For Particulars apply to the Printer.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

To Be Sold. [heading]
On Reasonable Terms, a Colony Built Boat, in complete repair, Sails, Rigging, &c. For Particulars please to apply to Mr. Adam Knight.
Stabroek, 25th April 1807.

The Subscriber informs those it may concern, that his Domicilium, Citandi et Executandi, is at the House of Messrs. W. B. Thomson and Thos. Reddish, now occupied by him and situate in the back of Cumingsburgh, No. [blank] near the side line of Bourda.
25th April. A. Simpson.

Mr. Fleischmann informs his Friends and the Public in General that he is admitted as Attorney at Law at the Honorable Court of Justice of Demerary, and that he will give his utmost attention to any Business that they may be pleased to trust him with in that capacity. Stabroek, 25th April, 1807.

Just Imported and For Sale by the Subscriber: -
[first column]
Lamp oil and linseed oil in jars,
Vinegar, do.,
Best Durham mustard,
Soap and candles,
Claret wine in bottles,
Gin and Brandy by the gallon,
Old Madeira wine in pipes, hhds. and qr. casks,
Fine hyson tea in chests and cannisters,
Refined sugar,
Porter and Ale per the dozen,
[second column]
Split pease and barley,
Gentlemens' white and black beaver hats,
Military, hessian, jockey & back straped [sic] boots,
Ancle and dress shoes,
An assortment of sadlery, callicoes, &c. and two beautiful Landscapes in oil painted by the famous F. T. Serres,
Also on hand Tobacco, fish, lumber, staves,
shingles &c.
[end columns]
The Ship General Hunter, will sail with the First Convoy. For Passage apply to
R. Younghusband.
Demerary, 25th April, 1807.

Bekendmaknig. [heading]
Voor de Eerste Maal. [heading]
Alle de geenen die eenige Praetentien hebben of schuldig zyn aan de Boedels van
[first column]
J. Jeems,
J. F. Schellenberger,
H. Jansen,
G. Du Quid,
J. Schumen,
[second column]
H. Ellis,
J. Cramer,
G. Edwards, en
[end columns]
worden verzogt hunne Praetentien op te geeven of de schulden koomen voldoen binnen den tyd van Vier Maanden ter respective Wees en Onbehoerde Boedel-Kamer dezer Rivier, alzo na Expiratie van de derde advertentie door den Edelen Agtbaaren Hove van Justitie van Politie zal worden geimponeerd het eenwig Silentium.
Rio Demerary, 23 April 1807.
F. A. Vernede, Pr. Griffier.

David Lynch's Residence is at Plantation Main Stay, Essequebo.
Demerary, 25th April 1807.

Notice. [heading]
The Undersigned again requests all those indebted to the late Firm of Pasquier & Otto, the Estate of E. B. Pasquier, deceased, and himself on his privy, to come forward with full settlement before the first of June, next, as a longer indulgence cannot be expected; and all notes of hand, open accounts &c. will be put in the hand of H. Cantzlaar, Esqr. his Attorney at Law.
F. C. Otto, pr. & qq.
Demerary, 25th April, 1807.

Two Negroes To Hire. [heading]
One of which is an excellent Boot and Shoe Maker; - the other a very good Cook. For particulars apply at the Office of this Paper. Demerary, 25th April, 1807.

Secretary's-Office, Demerary.
Notice is hereby given on the part of the Secretary, that the following Persons intend Quitting this Colony, at the expiration of the following dates, Viz: -
Mr. Charles Nathaniel, in 14 days, from April 20.
Mr. J. E. Deneken, in 14 days, from April 20.
Mr. Daniel Cargill, in 14 days from April 20.
Mr. Walstab, in four weeks, from April 20.
Mr. John William Nesfield, in 14 days, from April 15th.
Mr. John Link, in 14 days, - April 16th
Mr. Levy Cohen, in 14 days, April 16th.
J. C. Stadtman, First Clerk.

Aangebraght en te Koop by den Andergeteekende in het Huys van de Heer P. Jourdan, op de Middle Dam Stabroek, regt teegen over het Huys van de Heer J. L. Eils.
[first column]
Hamburger Pa[illegible]ter Vleesch,
Bronswyker worst,
Gerookte ganzen,
Paaling in vet ingelegd,
Hollandsche herringe,
Zoete meelkscheen road Kaazen,
Aardappels en ajuia,
Gorts en erweten,
[second column]
Zheer Koal,
Gerookte varkens koppen,
Schape hammen,
Gedroogde appels,
Sujoasyn Blom,
Rogge idem,
Reene austens,
Grebroaden idem, &c. &c. &c.
[end columns]
J. C. H. Kuster.
Demerary, 25th April, 1807.

By Authority obtained, I the Underwritten first Marshal of this Colony shall (after precedental process of Law) Expose and Sell at Marshal Sales in the presence of the Counsellors Commissaries of the Honble: Court of Justice and their Secretary, in the Town of Stabroek, on Tuesday the 5th May next, unto the highest bidder, as follows:-
1st - In behalf of V. A. Heyliger LL.D. qq. Doekscheer & Steenbergen versus C. Macrae & C. M. Overweg, Executors appointed by the Honble: Court of Justice to the Estate of F. Kroll deceased, the following Negroes, Isaac, Hercules, Apollo, Breton, Visser, David. Geladen, Susanna, Mithra, Imbecile, and Fatima.
2d. - In behalf of McDonald, Halket & Co. and Stephen Mourant & Co. Contra Bruininghaus [sic] & Co. and Bruininghaus [sic] & Berg, the following pretensions or debts, viz. a sentence of the Court of Justice dated 19th September, 1804, in favor H. Cantzlaar, jz. versus D. Breton, jdz amounting to f 2257 2; an account current signed by H. Haareman [sic] against D. Breton, jdz. per ballance [sic] of f 2469 11; an acceptance favour F. Butteweg against D. Breton, jdz. for f 2274; an account favour J. Bonjes against D. Breton, jdz. for f 238; and lastly a protested Bill of D. Breton favour J. Bonjes, for the principal sum of f 2000 drawn on Turing & Co. Middelburg. And in case any Person should conceive to have any right to oppose against any of the above Sales, will address themselves in writing to the Marshal's Office, where I shall receive them as opposer or opposers and appoint a day to go to Law; and any Person or Persons inclined to purchase are requested to attend on the day of Sale above mentioned.
Demerary, 24th April, 1807.
Mart. Smit, 1st Marshal.
Translated from the Dutch.
D. P. Simon, Sw. Translator.

[Transcriber's note: G. Angle advertisement in Dutch, April 25th]


On Thursday the 30th inst. at the Vendue Office, by order of Messrs. Bridge and Arrow, the Quarter Lot in Cumingsburg, now occupied by Mr. Alexander Gray, with all the Buildings thereon.

On Monday the 4th of May, at the Store of Messrs. Fisher & Chorley, formerly occupied by G. I. Goppy, Esq. New Town, a quantity of dry goods and provisions, consisting of tubs beef, hampers of potatoes, new double rose butter, blankets, negro cloathing, sail canvas, bunting, dimities, checks, jeans, Britannias, Madras handkerchiefs, laced and fancy muslins, chintzes, tapes, thread, bobbin and patent braces, printed cambricks, calicoes, check shirts, Irish linen, huckaback, striped bed tick, cotton towels, and diaper table cloths, Gentlemens' fine Beaver and silk hats, best hogskin saddles with plated furniture, boots and shoes, leather portmanteaus, paten steelyards, carpenters' tools, bands and gudgeons, hinges and hooks, cast iron pots, a general assortment of hard ware, ship chandlery, cases of fine and course hats, telescopes, &c. &c.

On Tuesday the 5th of May, by order of Mr. Edward Jones, part of Lot No. 18, situated on the North Dam, Stabroek, with all the Buildings thereon, consisting of a Dwelling House, Kitchen, store-house and Negro houses, also a neat Gig, hung on Curricle springs.

The above will be sold without Reserve, as the Proprietor intends leaving the Colony.

The Mail-Boat with the first March Mail arrived this morning; she brings further confirmation of the Defeat of the French, by the Russians. An Extraordinary Gazette was Published in London on the 8th ult. to that effect, and which is as follows: -

By the arrival of the Gingle Schooner from Barbados, we find that the Enemy has captured several Merchant vessels, off Guadeloupe. The first vessel mentioned is the Highlander, Captain A. Stevenson, a fine ship from the House of McInroy, Sandbach, & McBean, which arrived in Guadeloupe on the 30th ult. we understand that the following ships have also been captured about the same time, Jason, America, Harriet, (recaptured and carried into Grenada), Alexander, Ajax, and Ann, and that serious fears were entertained for two other ships one of which was the Ariadne. The Corvette ship Alert, is the fortunate vessel that has made their capture.

Died. - On Thursday night at the House of Messrs. James Lyon & Co. Mr. Francis Cromble; and this Morning at his House in Cumingsburg, C. Clifton Esqr. Senior Searcher in the Customs of this Colony.

Vessels Entered and Cleared since our last.

Ship Duke of Kent, J. Dougall, from Liverpool.
Brig Traffic, Wm. Main, Falmoth.
Schr. Gingle, H. C. Darrell, Grenada.

Ship Lucretia, D. McGregor, for Berbice.
Sloop Director, J. Tarlington, Norfolk.
Schr. Union, E. Woodward, Boston.
Brig Harriot, F. Smith, New London.
---- Liberty, J. Perkins, Boston.

List of Runaway and Arrested Slaves, in
the Stocks of Demerary, the 18th April, 1807. [sic, but list has changed]



Brought by


On be Kend,




Hamilton, Abary.






De Rooy.








J. P. Benhop,












Pl. Free & Easy,

Cumonie Creek.

And 4 New Negroes their Names & Owners unknown.
J. Runnels, Drossaart.

See Supplement.

Stabroek: Printed and Published
(at Thirty-three Guilders per Annum)
By Edward James Henery.

Supplement to the Essequebo & Demerary Royal Gazette.

Saturday, April 25th, 1807.

Printed by E. J. Henery; - Stabroek.



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