ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
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July 24th, 1810.
By His Excellency Henry William Bentinck,
Governor and Commander in Chief in and over the Colonies of Demerary and
Essequebo, and their Dependent Districts, Vice Admiral of the same, and
President of all Courts and Colleges, &c. &c. &c.
a Vacancy has taken place in the College of Kiezers of this River, in
consequence of Ms. Tinne Esquire, having been Elected a member of the Honble.
the Court of Justice of Demerary.
have thought fit to issue this my Proclamation, thereby calling on all
Inhabitants who being possessed of Five and Twenty Slaves or upwards, are
entitled to Vote for the Election of Kiezers, to give in their Votes for a
Kiezer in the room of the Honble. Ms. Tinne aforesaid.
Votes, which ought to be Signed and contained in a Sealed note, must be
deposited before the 15th day of August next at the Government Secretary's
Office, where a Sealed Box shall be placed to receive them; and upon the
expiration of which time the said Votes will be examined with the usual
formalities and the Person Elected to the Vacant situation Proclaimed
at the King's House in Stabroek,
this 23d July, 1810.
Brown, Govt. Secty.
Ship Fame, Philip Williams, Master.
Sail the latter end of August or early in September.
Freight or Passage apply to the Master on board, or
Southern & Co.
24th July 1810.
Sale, or to Let. [heading]
large and commodious House in Cumingsburg, formerly the residence of Messrs.
Henry Tulloh & Co. and recently occupied by Messrs. Barton, Deane & Co.
It has lately undergone a thorough repair. Immediate possession can be given;
and the Terms to a Purchaser will be made extremely easy. For particulars
apply to the undersigned on the Premises.
24, 1810. John Croal.
Sale or to Let. [heading]
House in Cumingsburg belonging to Mr. Andrew Rose, adjoining the Public road
leading to the Block-House. It is very desirably situated, and in ever respect
well adapted for the residence of a Gentleman in a Public Office; having a most
excellent Garden, and being a convenient retirement from Town. Terms will be
made easy to a Purchaser, and immediate possession may be had.
further particulars apply to Evan Fraser Esq. or to the underwritten.
23d, 1810. Peter Rose.
Black and White Sheep, from a Yard near the new Union Coffee House. Whoever
may have found the same and will leave them with the Printer, shall receive One
22d July, 1810.
having Claims against John Gurney deceased, are requested to render them in to
either of the Subscribers for settlement, and those who are indebted thereto
will please come forward with Payment.
July, 1810. C. Carter.
Young Man doing Business in a Merchant's Store, will be disengaged in a few
days, wishes for a similar Situation; his Character as to Honesty, Sobriety,
and Attention to Business, will bear the strictest investigation.
line addressed to C. at the Printer's will be duly attended to. July 24th,
by Execution. [heading]
Authority obtained, I the underwritten First Marshal of the Honorable Court of
Justice of Demerary, shall expose and sell to the highest bidder at Executional
Sale, on Tuesday the 14th day of August next, at the Court House in the Town of
Stabroek, in the presence of the Counsellors Commissaries and their Secretary.
- In behalf of B. Loustal, versus the Proprietor or Proprietors, Administrator
or Administrators of Plantation Glaser's Lust, the following Negro Slaves,
named Julie and her Children Ceres, Mary and Johnny; Sabina and her Child
- In behalf of Robt. Kingston and Wm. McBean, Acting Vendue Masters in this
Colony, versus A. Danjoy, a certain Concession or Lot of Land No. 16, situated
in Charles Town, with 17 Brick Pillars thereon, a frame of a side Building and
- In behalf of L. D'Helliand, versus J. G. Willoughby, a Schooner Boat,
unfinished, built of Colony plank, about 34 feet long by 15 feet wide, more or
less,, such as she is situated and standing on the stocks in Mrs. Denny's
- In behalf of A. Carron, versus P. Cambridge, a Negro Woman named Frances and
her Child Rachel.
- L. Hartensveld, versus F. Butteweg, the Schooner named Hoop, with all its
standing and running rigging, also an anchor and a set of old sails.
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.
Demerary, 23d July 1810.
Smit, First Marshal.
Wednesday the 15th August at the Vendue Office by order of the Honorable J. V.
D. Paadevoort, a piece of Land containing 250 Acres, situated on the East side
of the River, above and next to the Plantation Support and Relief. The Land is
very excellent for Coffee, Sugar, and Provisions. Terms will be made known on
the day of Sale.
24th. Kingston & McBean.
the Colony – is there a listing?]
Set of [mutilated text in upper right-hand corner]
Extra[ordinary - text mutilated in upper right-hand corner]
be sold by Auction by Me[mutilated]
Self & Co. part of [mutilated]
in Trade of two eminent Lawyers[mutilated]
left this Colony for change of [mutilated]
having prescribed European At[mutilated]
a conviction that it would produce the[mutilated]
effects - to their Clients!
Tierces of Refined Impudence! a little the worse for use - was found very
serviceable to their former possessors.
Barrel of Chicane and Falsehood, the Chicane is as good as new, but the Lies
are worn thread-bare and consequently appear rather transparent.
Quantity of Dishonesty in Puncheons, the exact quantity is not known, as the
venders [sic] have not yet been able to obtain Cooperage sufficient for packing
Rolls of Parchment, containing the history of the ruin of many families!
The above are for Exportation as the Colony is overstocked with these articles!
the same time.
small quantity of Honesty, for the Millionth part of a scruple, be the same
more, or less, carefully packed in a Musquito's wing; and about as much Honour
as would load a brace of Pistols, being all the articles of this kind found in
the possession of the said Lawyers.
The latter articles are for home consumpition and a penalty will be
levied on any one who shall Export them.
Cash Prices of Produce in Stabroek this day
- 15 to 15 1/2 stivs. Sugar - 3 to 3 1/2 stivers.
- 9 1/2 to 10. Rum (C.P.) - 22 & 1/2
have had one arrival since our last, the Wanderer Sloop of War, from the
Saints; she brings intelligence of all the Ships of the line having left the
West Indies for Europe.
Signal is now up for two square-rigged Merchant Vessels, but as our Proof-Sheet
will go to Press before they come to anchor, it will not be possible to give
our Readers any particulars relative to them in this day's Paper.
Entered and Cleared since our last.
24 Schr. New Escape, Capt. Watts, for Tobago.
Ship James, Dodsun, Antigua.