Essequebo and Demerary Royal Gazette 1807 June 27

Vol. II.)


(No. 78.

[Transcriber's note: only the first two pages of this issue occur in the microfilm; in 18070704EDRG the transcriber attempts to recover items that might have occurred in those missing pages]

Saturday, June 27th, 1807.

Notice is hereby given to the Planters and Merchants of the Colony, that the Honble. Rear Admiral Sir Alexander Cochrane, has informed His Excellency Brigadier General Montgomerie, that a Man of War will be appointed to take the Convoy from this River on the 20th of July 1807.
Given at Government House this 20th of June 1807.
By His Excellency's Command,
Geo. Eddington, Govt. Secty.

D. Hoola Van Nooten, Jr. and Jonas Fileen Esqrs. lately elected Members of the Honble: Court of Justice of this River, in the room of A. J. J. Van Den Heuvel and J. J. Kotwyk Esqrs. have been Sworn and taken their Seats accordingly at the sitting of the Court held on the 24th Instant,
Court House, Stabroek, 27th June, 1807.

All Persons having any Accounts against the Commissary department, are requested to render them in for payment, made up to the 24th Instant.
Will. N. Firebrace,
Res. Commissary.
Commissary's Office,
20th June 1807.

For Bristol. [heading]
The Ship Rossetti, Wm. Marshall, Master, to sail with the July Convoy.
The Friends of Messrs. T. Daniel & Sons, not having offered a sufficiency of Produce to complete her Loading, - General Freight to any other Consignment will be accepted on application being made to the Master on board or to C. D. Forrester.
Demerary, 27th June 1807.

The Subscriber informs the Public, and Particularly the Gentlemen Coffee Planters, that he has New Coffee Mills complete to sell, and also spare Manaries, and sheets of Copper.
27th June. A. Danjoy.

The Subscriber's Domicilium, Citandi et Executandi is at the House of A. Fleischman, Esqr. Attorney at Law.
David Shepherd.
Demerary, 27th June 1807.

A Servant Wanted. [heading]
Any Person having an Honest attentive Mulatto or Negro Boy to Hire, (to attend on a Gentleman at the Garrison of this Colony) will be allowed generous Wages, and paid Punctually. Apply to the Printer.
Demerary, 27th June 1807.

Strayed from the Subscriber a Red Cow, accustomed to Graze on the back Lots in Cumingsburgh. A handsome Reward will be given to any who can give information of her.
27th June. J. W. Robinson.

For Sale. [heading]
Irish Butter, ox tongues, red herrings, pine cheese, kegs sour crout, pease, beans, barley, tea, sugar, vinegar, olives, capers, mustard, hams, soy and fish sauce, raisins, currants, almonds, black pepper, spices, Stoughton's bitters, sallad oil, pickles, porter, beer, port wine, claret, sermaceti [sic] and mould candles, casteel [sic] and yellow soap, paints of all kind [sic], paint oil and brushes, gun powder and shot, hoes, cutlasses, saws, files, pad-locks, hinges, adzes, milled lead, earthen and glass ware, 4, 6, 8, 10, 20 and 30dy nails, coopers' nails, starch, boots, shoes, hats, pocket handkerchiefs, muslins, caps, shawls, printed cambrics, Irish linen and sheeting, dowlas, long lawn, platillas, britannias, nankeen, counterpanes, quilting, canvas, oznaburgs, cotton and linen check, ginghams, salempores, niccanees, shirts, seine and sewing twine, hand log and fishing lines, d'acquebuscade, lavender and rose water, saddles, bridles, girths, and saddle cloths, whips, umbrellas, superfine black broad cloth coats and coatees, dimity and kersey trowsers, dimity and black silk waistcoats, head and shoe brushes, Oriental and Naples soap, violet powder, pots and rolls pomatum, tooth brushes and powder, writing desks, red morocco cases with razors and strop, dressing cases, complete, &c. &c.
Also an elegant Portable Telescope, with Verticle [sic] and Horizontal motions by rack-work, price Twenty Joes.
27th June. James Robertson.

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. George Laing, in six Weeks - June 20th.
Mr. William Burges, in fourteen Days, - June 20th.
Mr. Edward Austin, Ditto, Do.
Mr. J. Runnels, JZ, Ditto, Do.
Mr. Thomas Hoppe, in two Months, - June 20th.
Mr. George Wells, in 14 days, June 19th.
Mr. F. Michel, in 14 days, June 12th.
J. C. Stadtman, First Clerk.

[comfirm placement and occurrence of this item]

Alle de geene welke iets te pretendeeren hebben van, of verschuldigd zyn, aan de Boedel en Naalaatenschap [sic] van wylen Robert Stephenson, gelieve daarvan opgaave en betaaling te doen, ten Huize van de Heeren John Henley, Alexr. Reith en Hugh Stephenson, in qualiteit als Executeuren in gemelde Boedel, ofte wel ter Secretary alhier, uiterlyk binnen de tyd van Ses Weeken.
Actum ter Secretary van Rio Demerarry [sic] deezen 26de Juny, 1807.
J. C. Stadtman, Eerste Clercq.

[also review for a second similar announcement in Dutch]

Word hiermede van wegens den Heer J. Schneido, bekend gemaakt dat zeeken Procuratie door de Heer J. H. M. Tydhoff, weeler op de Heer G. E. Aman gepasseerd is worden gerevoceerd, eu een nieuwe Procuratie, alhier ter Secretary geregisteerd door gem. J. H. M. Tydhoff op gem. J. Schneido in verleeden; wordende mitsdien een iegelyk die het mogt aangaan gewaarschonwd geene verdere betaaling en ter zaake van van gem. qualitit [sic] aan G. E. Aman te doen, maar verzogt zich in 't vervolg ten dien einde, en in alle zaaken en de voorn. J. H. M. Tydhoff concerneerende, by de gem. J. Schneido, ofte wel by deszelfs Advocaat den heer Mr. M. LaMaison, te addresseeren.
Secretary van Rio Demerary, den 27 Juny 1807.
C. T. Tinne, Eerst Clerk.


By Virtue of a further appointment granted by the Honorable Victor A. Heyliger, LL.D. Acting President of the Honorable Court of Justice, I the first Marshal of this Colony, shall Publicly Expose and Sell by Executional Sale in the presence of the Councellors Commissaries and their Secretary in the Town of Stabroek, on Tuesday the 7th July next, to the highest bidder, viz.
In behalf of H. W. Knolman, the concessions (of old taken under Execution) the one L. B. No. 6, and the other which has been occupied by Members of the Society the Eendragt, adjoining the Buildings of Doctor J. Verwayen, with all the Buildings thereon, belonging unto Bruninghaus & Berg; all according to specific inventory thereof remaining at the Marshal's Office, and there to be seen by any Person on every Day except Sunday. Any Person or Persons inclined to purchase are requested to attend on the Day and place above mentioned.
Actum Demerary, the 26th June, 1807.
Mart: Smit, first Marshal.
Translated from the Dutch,
D. P. Simon, Sw: Translator.

By Authority obtained, I the Underwritten first Marshal of this Colony (after precedental process of Law) shall publicly Expose and Sell unto the highest bidders in presence of the Councellors Commissary of the Honorable Court of Justice and their Secretary, in the Town of Stabroek, on the seventh of July next, as follows:
1st. - In behalf of Charles Treadwell, qq. J. Pierce, Plaintif and Triumphant, a Schooner Boat with its standing and running Rigging, Anchors, and Cables, and lastly a set of Sails; all belonging and taken under Execution from J. W. Bruninghaus.
2d. - In behalf of C. F. Guintzel, Plaintif and Triumphant, versus J. H. Beekman, Defendant, the following Negro Slaves taken under Execution, named Wilm, William, Primo, and Klyn Primo.
3d. - In behalf of James Knight, Plaintif and Triumphant, versus Ths. Frier, Defendant, a Negro Slave named Tombo; taken under Execution.
In case any Person should conceive to have a right to oppose against any of the above Sales, 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 please to attend on the Day and Place of Sale above mentioned.
Rio Demerary, 26th June, 1807.
Mart. Smit, first Marshal.
Translated from the Dutch.
D. P. Simon, Sw: Translator.

Ms. Smit, in capacity as first Marshal of the Court of Justice of this River, Advertises that he will Expose at Marshal Sale, in presence of the Honble: Commissaries of the Court of Justice and Secretary on the 7th day of July next,
In behalf of McDonald, Halkett & Co [sic] versus Bruninghaus & Co. three Negroes named Roller, Humbert, and Lena, also an American Chaise and two American Horses.
Should any Person having reason to object against the Sale of the above mentioned Property they are to signify such reason of opposition to the Exploiteurs Office previous to the day of Sale, and whoever feels inclined to purchase are requested to attend in the Court House on the day of Sale.
Rio Demerary, 20th June, 1807.
M. Smit, first Exploiteur.
[Transcriber's note: this item at execution vendue orginally appeared in combination with another (see 18070620EDRG) but appears here separately]

First Summons by Edict. [heading]
By Virtue of an appointment of His Honor the Acting President of the Honorable Court of Justice of this Colony, Victor Amadeus Heyliger, granted on the Petition of Chs. de Lescaille as substituted Executor to the Estate of F. Krain, deceased, for self and as Executor to the last Will and Testament of F. Krain, deceased, and as Attorney for or Administrator for Plantation Nouvelle Flandre, during the space of 15 years I the Subscriber Marshal of the Court of this Colony, do hereby Summons for the first time, all known and unknown Creditors of the above concerns to appear or to send deputies before the said Court, on the 20th day of July next ensuing, in order to render their claims properly attested, on pain that after the Expiration the 1st, 2d, 3d and fourth Summons by Edict, will be proceeded against the Non appearers as the Law directs.
Thus Published and Affixed, in Demerary, 26th June 1807.
L. S. van s'Gravesande, Exploiteur.


On Monday the 29th instant, at the house of the Eendragt Society, in front of Plantation Vlissingen, the whole of the Furniture belonging to the said Society. [right pointing hand icon] See Advertisement of their Secretary.

On Tuesday the 30th inst. [see 18070606EDRG] . . .
Also by order of Mr. John Henderson, the Lot No. 4, with all the Buildings thereon, situated in front of Plantation Werk & Rust, next the Premises of O. I. Laurin, deceased.

On Wednesday and Thursday, the 1st and 2d of July, at the store of Messrs. James Lyon & Co. a general assortment of Provisions, Dry Goods, &c.

On Friday the 3d July, at the Vendue Office, by order of the Hon. Bord [sic] of Orphan Chamber, a Negro Woman and a boy, the effects of I. James, deceased.
Also 14 head of Creole Cattle, Dry Goods, Provisions, &c.
Also by order of M. Smit Esqr. the Lease of one third of two Lots of Land, with the Buildings thereon, Nos. 19 and 20 (the other two thirds being the property of Mr. William Neill) situated in front of Plantation Vlissingen, opposite the Premises of Wm. Hallstead, Esqr. The above Land is free from Ground Rent, and the Buildings are now tenanted at Thirteen Joes per Month.

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