ESSEQUEBO & DEMERARY ROYAL GAZETTE.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29th, 1811.
DISTRICT of STABROEK.
Excellency the Governor having received from the Secretary of State, His Royal
Highness the Prince Regent's orders to transmit a return of the Population of
these Colonies; His Excellency has been pleased to command the undersigned, to
make a correct report to him of all the White and Free Coloured Persons, and
Slaves, residing in the Town of Stabroek and its Environs. In consequence of which,
notice is hereby given, that the Officers of the Militia in said district, are
to go round on Thursday next, for this purpose, and all the inhabitants are
required to give them the necessary information accordingly.
Comdt. D. M.
Imported in the Ships Sisters, Capt. Gemmill, 22 days from Newfoundland, Union,
Capt. Rennie, 24 days from Halifax, and for Sale by the undersigned.
fish in casks of 4, 6, and 8, quintals,
salmon in barrels,
salmon in boxes,
in barrels and half barrels,
alewives, and shads in barrels,
and pork in barrels and half barrels,
few barrels of superfine flour,
oil in barrels,
shooks with heading,
lumber, and a few spars for Colony boats.
29th. EVAN and ANGUS FRASER.
THE Cargo of the Ship United States, Captain Johnson, from Bath:
White Pine lumber of a superior quality
Clapboards, Red Oak Staves
Do. Shooks and Heading, Ash do.
Fish in boxes, Oars, &c.
CORNFOOT, BELL, and Co.
Rum and Molasses will be received in payment for the above
articles, as also for accounts due for stores.
Subscriber requests all Persons, having demands against JAMES ROSE, deceased, to
render them for examination; and such as are indebted, will please to come
forward with payment, as it is the wish of the Subscriber to close the concerns
of the deceased in three months from date.
29th. Acting Executrix.
JOE REWARD will be given for apprehending, and delivering to the undersigned,
at his residence, on Robb's Stelling, a negro boy, named LOVELACE, who has
absconded from his services since the 23d inst. He is about 4 feet 5 inches in
height, has a yellow spot on his forehead, a very smart boy, and speaks
remarkable good English. The Guard at the Block House are particularly
requested not to harbour or conceal him, under pain of having the rigour of the
law enforced against such as are found offending. Masters of Vessels are hereby
cautioned against taking him off the Colony. He will be thankful to the
Soldiers about the Garrison (as the fellow is well known in that quarter)
should he be found lurking there, to have him secured.
29. M. JACOBS.
MACKENZIE and Co. have imported in the Ship Union, Captain RENNIE, from
Halifax, the following articles, which they offer for sale, at their store in
Robb's Town: -
in whole & half barrels
do. in boxes
in whole and half barrels
hoops and staves
oil, in barrels, tar.
linen, white dowlas
and cotton platillas
lawn, corded dimity
and cotton checks
black silk hats
blue and black broad-cloths
and unlined jackets
trowsers and frocks
coverplate locks, with knobs complete
double and single padlocks, and slip-bolts
consisting of gentlemen's elegant hogskin saddles, with or without stuffed
flaps; stall-collars, with ropes; chaise whips
ware assorted, viz. enamelled quart, pint, & 1/2 pint mugs, with or without
covers; hand-basons and water-ewers; quart-jugs and chamber-pots; cups and
saucers; water decanters; bowls, gallon, three, and two quarts; blue-edged
and coopers' tools
5, 6, & 7, feet long
No. 1, 2, and 3
table-spoons & ladles
knives and forks, with carvers
and oval Sandwich trays
cherry and raspberry brandy
old Grenada rum
London particular Madeira wine, in pipes, hhds. and quarter-casks
in puncheons and barrels, &c.
On Monday, the 11th November, at the Vendue Office, by Order of H.
FROST, and D. L. C. MARTINI, sequesters [sic] over
Plantation Johanna Cornelia, thereto authorised by the Honourable Court of
Justice, - Between 4 and 500 marble slabs, 18 inches square, about 2000 Dutch
tiles, and two copper sugar boilers, one 60 and the other 150 gallons.
October 29th. KINGSTON and M'BEAN.
is to inform the
that the following
intend quitting this
het Secretary deezer
de volgende Persoonen
voorneemens zyn van hier
elders te vertrekken, viz;
Mrs. R. Freeman and her Son, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from . . .
M. Howard, with one servant, in do. or 6 weeks. 8.
E. Afanador, in do. . . . . . . 9.
J. Williams, in do. . . . . . . 11.
H. Parson, in do. . . . . . . . 12.
C. Taylor, in do. . . . . . . . 12.
C. Hendrison, in 14 days . . . 13.
J. Bradford, in 14 days or 6 weeks . . . 22.
K. Johnson and Children, with one servant in do. . . . 23.
F. W. Overweg, in 14 days, . . . . . . . . . 23.
J. Anstice, do. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26.
ROBERT PHIPPS, Sworn Clerk.
MESSRS. DONALD MACKAY, HENRY CLEMENTSON, and PETER ROSE, having
been appointed by the Honorable Court of Justice of this Colony, Curators of
the Insolvent Estate of WILLIAM MACKENZIE and Co. all persons, whom it may
concern, will therefore please to take notice thereof accordingly.
Court-House, Stabroek, 29th October, 1811.
P. F. TINNE, Dep. Sec.
In consequence of no arrivals from Europe since our last, we have
nothing particular to communicate to our readers, in this number; but, as we
understand several vessels are daily expected from England, we hope to be
enabled to render our next more interesting.
His Majesty's Commissioners for investigating Accounts of Army
Expenditure, departed this Colony yesterday afternoon, in the Schooner
Barbados, for Tobago. They were saluted by the Fort as they passed.
Entered and Cleared.
24. Ship Sisters, Gemmill, from Newfoundland.
Schr. Shark, Portland, Surinam.
26. Ship United States, Johnson, Bath.
25. Schr. Gov. Bentinck, Mackenzie, for Oronoque.
Stabroek: Printed and Published
Every Tuesday and Saturday Afternoon
Edward James Henery.