Essequebo and Demerary Royal Gazette 1810 March 24


Vol. V.]


[No. 252.

Saturday, March 24th, 1810.

Ship Alfred. [heading]
In case of no Convoy being appointed for the first Springs in April, the undersigned intends sailing with the above Ship, in company with other Ships at that time, to join the Leeward Island Convoy, - and will be particularly obliged to his Friends who have engaged Freight, to send it along side in due time.
William Langley.
Demerary, 14th [sic] March 1810.

For Sale. [heading]
A Grand Piano-Forte,
Lately imported from London. Apply to
Barton, Deane & Co.
Cumingsburg, 24th March 1810.

By Permission of His Excellency the Governor. [heading]
Plan for the Lottery of R. Murray, for his half Lot No. 27, North-Dam, Stabroek, with the Buildings thereon, as appraised by Messrs. Atkins & King for Eleven Thousand Guilders, with Eight Premiums of Two hundred and fifty Guilders each, - four of which to be paid by the seller, viz: - the first and last drawn Tickets, and the one succeeding the Prize, - and four to be paid by the Winner of the Prize, viz: - to the second drawn and the last but one drawn Tickets, and the second preceeding and the second succeeding Tickets to the Prize. - Premiums to be Paid by the Seller and Winner three Months after drawing.
There will be Fifty Tickets - Price Two hundred Guilders each. Possession of Lot and Buildings will be given One Month after Drawing, of which due notice will appear in both Gazettes.
R. Murray.
N.B. Tickets to be had of the Proprietor upon the Premises, and at the Union Coffee-House.
Demerary, 24th March 1810.

Six Bales Cotton,
Thirty Casks fine Sugar,
And Twenty fine Bags Coffee,
For Sale by
James Robertson
March 24th. Agent.

For Sale. [heading]
A Young Cabress Girl, who is a good seamstress, and understands making up fine linen. She would answer well for a Ladies' maid. She will be sold very reasonable for immediate Payment.
Enquire at the Office of this Paper.
Demerary, March 24th 1810.

The attendance of the Committee of St. George's Church is requested at the Vestry Room on Monday next, at 12 o'Clock, in order to adopt measures for the future Regulations of the Church, and to take into consideration such other matters, as will be then pointed out, particularly interesting.
W. G. Straghan.
Demerary, 24th March 1810.

For Sale. [heading]
Newfoundland Cod Fish in casks of 3,4, 6 & 8 quintals,
Building Lime in Hogsheads,
Temper ditto in Puncheons,
Long Wood Hoops,
Rice in Tierces and Bags,
Coffee Mill Sheet Copper,
Manary Brass Wire,
A New London-Built Long Boat of large dimensions, coppered & copper fastened, with masts, sails &c. complete
2 Anchors with Iron Stocks 4 & 5 Cwt.
1 - 7 Inch Cable.
Cornfoot, Bell & Co.
Cumingsburg, 24th March 1810.

Wanted to Purchase. [heading]
Twenty to 30 Prime Negro Men.
Apply to Evan Fraser.
Cumingsburg, 24th March 1810.

Theatre Royal, 24th March 1810.
On Thursday Evening next, the 29th inst.
Will Be Performed
The Stranger,
A Drama in five Acts.
Translated from the German of Augustus Van Kotzebu, by Benjamin Thompson.
In the course of the Evening some French and Italian Songs will be sung by Miss Piek,
and some Songs will also be introduced in Character.
Further particulars will be given in Tuesdays and Wednesdays Papers, and in hand-bills on Thursday.

Sales by Execution. [heading]

By Authority obtained, I the underwritten First Marshal will Expose and Sell unto the highest bidder at Execution Sale, in presence of the Councellors Commissaries and their Secretary, at the Court House in the Town of Stabroek, on Tuesday the 10th day of April next: -
1st. - In behalf of J. C. H. Kuster, versus Wm. Nelson, - a certain Schooner boat called Hope, with its standing and running rigging, likewise two old sails, a cable and anchor.
2d. - In behalf of Joseph Feuillet versus Louis D'Helliand, - two Lots of Land No. 11 and 12, with all the Buildings thereon, situated on the front lands of Plantation Le Repentir, now called Charles Town, between the Premises of Messrs. J. Pantliz & Co. and the North Canal of said Estate, in such condition as the same are at present and occupied by J. F. Le Tessier. Also a certain Water-Lot with all the Buildings thereon, situated on the front lands of Plantation Vlessingen, on the South of the Dwelling of J. W. Robinson, likewise in such condition as the same is at present and occupied by L. D'Helliand.
Whoever may pretend to have any right to oppose the same, will address themselves in writing at the Marshal's Office, where I shall receive their opposition and appoint them a day to go to Law; and those who intend to purchase will please attend on the day and place mentioned.
Rio Demerary, 23d March 1810.
M. Smit, First Marshal.

Public Vendues. [heading]

On Thursday, the 29th of March, by order of John Lewis, at his store in New-Town.
A tent boat newly repaired, grain salt in barrels, glauber salts in kegs of 100 lbs each, a few pieces cotton bagging, some other dry goods, and what further may appear on the day of sale.
Also, at the same place, by the said John Lewis as Executor to the Estate of Gifford L. Davis, dec.
All the household furniture, books and other effects of the said deceased.
March 24th. Kingston & McBean.

On Friday the 30th instant, will be exposed for sale at the Vendue Office, by order of Mr. W. A. Claxton, Executor to Thos. Williams deceased, - a Negro Woman named Jenny.
At the same time Claret in cases of 3 dozen each, of a superior quality, a trunk of Milinary [sic], &c. &c.

On Wednesday the 4th of April next, will be sold at the Orphan Chamber, several Estates of deceased persons consisting in Wearing apparel, Gold and Silver Watches, Chirurgical instruments, a medecine [sic] chest, an Aeolian harp, a copying desk, Slaves, a sail Boat.
Also hoes, shovels, cutlasses, and four Lots of Land situated in Cumingsburg, No. 322, 323, 308, and 295, belonging to the Estate of T. Duym deceased.
Also by order of Mr. Austin Foot, four Negroes.
March 24th Kingston & McBean.

On Monday the 9th April, at the Vendue Office, by order of His Excellency the Governor, - The Building opposite the Secretary's Office, which must be removed within a given time from the day of Sale. Also the Hull of a Brig.
March 24th. Kingston & McBean.

On Tuesday the 10th and Wednesday the 11th of April, by order of Messrs. John Halket & Co. American Street, - Prime Irish mess beef and pork in whole and half barrels, butter in whole and half firkins, tongues, tripe, mutton and bacon hams, herrings, ling fish, potatoes, smoked, spiced and pickled salmon, cheese, strong ale, beer and porter, pease and barley, refined sugar, soap and candles; - coarse and fine Irish linen, muslins, checks, callicoes, furniture prints, Madrass and pullicat handkerchiefs, cotton and coffee bagging, ready made Cloaths, boots and shoes, patent silk, beaver and Leghorn hats, nails, hoes, cutlasses, sod irons, &c. &c.
March 24th Kingston & McBean.

On Wednesday the 11th April, by order of Chs. De Lescaille Esq. on Plantation Nouvelle Flandre, West-Coast, payable at Six Months, - Fifty head of Cattle, most of which are Creole Milch Cows, Calves and Heifers, well worth the attention of any Planter in want of a fine Breed; - there are also among them several Fat Oxen.
March 24th. Kingston & McBean.

This is to inform the Public, that the following Persons intend quitting this Colony:
Ed. Barnwell, with his family and two servants, in 14 days or with the first fleet, - March 1st.
Latham Avery, with his Servant Jem, in 3 weeks, - from the 2d March.
Wm. Merans, with the first Mail-Boat after the expiration of 14 days, from the 2d March.
Jas. S. Alves, by the first opportunity after the expiration of 3 weeks, - from do.
R. B. Daly, in 14 days, - from the 3d March.
David Wardrop, by the Ship Demerary.
John Hall, in 14 days or a Month, - from 3d March.
R. Murray, with his family, on or after the first day of May next.
Mary Harris, in 14 days, - from the 5th March.
R. Hayes, in 14 days, - from ditto.
Benjn. Geo. Nurse, in 14 days or one month - do.
Alexr. Tulloh, in 14 days, - from the 6th March.
Maria Sybel, in ditto, - from ditto.
W. O. Bentink [sic], in ditto, - from ditto.
A. Simon, in ditto, - from ditto.
A. Carron, in three Weeks, - from 7th March.
J. D. Patterson, in ditto, - from ditto.
J. Cheyney, in 14 days, - from ditto.
Francois D'Alle[grave]e, in ditto, - from the 8th March.
Ann Roach, - by the Ship Demerary.
David Russel, in 14 days, - from 9th March.
Rufus B. Abel, in ditto, - from ditto.
James Greenwood and Family, by the first opportunity to Boston, (N.A.) after the expiration of 14 days, - from the 9th of March 1810.
Thomas Fitzgerald, in 14 days, from 12th March.
Michael Daxon, in ditto. do.
John Hodges, in ditto. do.
Honble. Thos. Cuming, in ditto. do.
David Cornfoot, with his Servant Andrew, in all the Month of May.
Mrs. Welch and Children with 62 Slaves, in 14 days, - from 13th March.
Daniel Brown, in 3 Weeks, - from 16th March.
Ed. Mathews, in 14 days or one Month, from do.
Robt. Marshall, in 3 Weeks, - from do.
Willm. H. Watt, in 14 days or one Month, - do.
Hendk. ten Ham, in 14 days, - from ditto.
Pat. Coffey, in 14 days, - from the 17th March.
Wm. Yearwood, in ditto or one Month, from do.
H. Van Kerkwyk, in 14 days, - from ditto.
George Metcalfe, in 14 days, - from 19th March.
Jonathan Lester, in ditto, do.
John Seward, in ditto, - from the 20th March.
Sarah K. Lovell, in ditto, do.
A. Foot, in ditto, - from the 23d March.
Mary Ann Stewart, with three Slaves, in do. do.
Rd. Deane, in 14 days or 6 weeks, - from do.
Mrs. Tournie, in 14 days, - from 24th March.
C. T. Tinne, first Clerk. [no citing of Secretary's Office or date]

At the Commissary Court of the 9th of April next, will be passed the following Transports and Mortgages, Viz: -
By the Representatives of the Heirs of J. Gregory of Zealand - Transport of the Plantation Glasgow, situate on the West side of this River to the Representatives of the Heirs of John Haslen, and at the same time cancel the Mortgage they held thereon.
By the Executors of Wm. Lawrence deceased, Transport of the Lot No. 1, situate on the front of Plantation Werk & Rust, with the Buildings thereon to the Executors of Daniel Van der Pool deceased.
By the Executors of Daniel Van der Pool deceased, Transport of the above to Mrs. Ravenscroft.
By the Curators of the Insolvent Boedel of O. J. Laurin, Transport of two Lots of Land, situate in Charles-Town, No. - & -, with all the Buildings thereon, to the Executors of T. Duim deceased.
By S. Deeges a Mortgage on Plantation Le Desir, situate in the Canal No. 1, West-Side of Demerary River, in favor of J. F. Meyer.
By the Guardians of the late A. Dardier, a second Mortgage on Plantation Leliendaal on the East Coast in favor of the said Heirs.
Secretary's Office, 23d March 1810.
C. T. Tinne, first Clerk.

Average Cash Prices of Produce in Stabroek this day.
Cotton - 18 to 18 1/2 stivs. Sugar - 3 to 3 1/2 stivers.
Coffee - 9 1/2 to 10. Rum (C. P.) - 22 & 1/2

Vessels Entered and Cleared since our last.
March 23d. Sloop First Attempt, Capt. Bommell, from Martinique & Barbados, - general cargo.
March 23d. Brig Evelina, Capt. West, for Boston.

Stabroek: Printed and Published
Every Tuesday and Saturday Afternoon
By Edward James Henery.

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