Royal Gazette 1817 March 15

Vol. XII.]

The Royal (Colophon) Gazette
DEMERARY and ESSEQUEBO, Saturday, March 15, 1817.


[No. 1040.

Marshal's Office. [heading]

BY Virtue of authority received from his Honor the President of the Hon. Court of Criminal and Civil Justice for the United Colony of Demerary and Essequebo, bearing date the 13th instant - the undersigned, in his capacity as Deputy First Marshal of said United Colony, will expose for sale unto the highest bidder, in presence of the Hon. Counsellor Commissaries and their Secretary, at the Court-House, in George-Town, on the Tenth day of April next -
In behalf of Moses Jacobs, plaintiff, versus G. C. Wallace, defendant. - The defendant's two Half Lots of Land, situated on the South Dam, Stabroek, with the Buildings thereon, and known as No. 55 and 56.
Whoever shall conceive to have any right, title, or claim, on the above property, and wishing to oppose the sale thereof, let such person or persons address themselves to me in due time, at the Marshal's Office, stating their reasons of opposition; when I will appoint such person or persons a day of hearing before the Honble. Court of Justice for these Colonies, for the trial of the same; and those wishful of purchasing, will please attend on the day and at the place above described.
Demerary, the 14th of March, 1817.
J. D. Haley, Dep. First Marshal.

The Subscriber being wishful of leaving the Colony, offers for sale the whole of her Concession, viz. the two houses, formerly the property of R. Ousley, Esq. in North Street, and the one at present occupied by Miss M. B. Milbourn, Milliner and mantua maker, in Robb's Street, opposite the Guiana Chronicle Office. Also the one she resides in, and two in South Street. The said Miss Milbourn offers for sale a variety of fashionable Dresses, Hats, Caps, &c. for Ladies.
March 14. J. R. Adams.


This is to inform the Public, that the following persons intend quitting the Colony: -
Mrs. Frances Vital, two children, and a servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 17.
John Balfour, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 17.
S. Swetman, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 17.
C. Van Wieringen and family, with a servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 18.
Robert Irvine, in 14 days or 6 weeks from Feb. 21.
The widow Sanderus, and two children, in 14 days, or by the ship Dageraad, from Feb. 21.
Jacob Lowe, free black man, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 26.
J. C. Smit, a minor, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 26.
J. H. Poolman, in 14 days, or by ship Alfred, from Feb. 26.
Hamble I. Leacock, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 27.
M. J. De Rochemont, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from Feb. 28.
Frederick Baumbach, in 14 days or six weeks, from March 1.
Mathew Johnson, in 14 days or six weeks, from ditto.
F. W. Roth, in 14 days or six weeks, from ditto.
The black woman Antoinette, the property of the free coloured woman Susan Bollers, in 14 days or six weeks, from March 3.
James Lockie, in 14 days or six weeks, from March 3.
C. R. Arthur and servant, in 14 days or six weeks, from March 3.
J. L. Amey and servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 4.
Richard Jeffreys, in ditto or ditto, from ditto.
Mrs. M. C. Pennock and servant, in ditto, from March 5.
J. G. Christiani, in 14 days or a month, from ditto.
Andrew Brown, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 7.
Robert Roach, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 7.
Alexander Fullerton and servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 7.
Mrs. R. Johnston and one servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 8.
Mrs. J. Chapman and two children, ditto.
Mrs. H. M. Barnwell and one child, ditto.
Mrs. R. M. Jones, four children, and two servants, do.
Miss Ann Robertson, ditto.
James Chapman, ditto.
Thomas Hainsworth and one servant, in 14 days or by the Ship Mary, from March 8.
Mrs. Mary-Ann Hugheniss and one servant, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from March 10.
Rebecca Thorn, free black woman, and two servants, in ditto, from March 12.
Sarah Hartley, free black woman, ditto.
Kenneth Ross, in 14 days or by Ship Latona, from March 13.
David Bailey, in ditto, from March 14.
Rebecca M'Lean, and one servant, in do. from do.
Secretary's Office, Demerary, March 14, 1817.
Charles Wilday, Sworn-Clerk.

Notice is hereby given, at the request of Mrs. C. Thomas, Executrix to the last Will and Testament of J. W. Thomas, deceased, to all persons having any demands against the Estate of the Deceased, to send them in properly attested, within two months from date, at the Store of W. Douglas & Co. George-Town, or to H. Dalton, Plantation Kitty, Pomaroon; and all those indebted, to come forward with payment without delay.
Secretary's Office, March 8, 1817.
Charles Wilday, Sworn Clerk

BANNS of MATRIMONY - between Benjamin Davis Hendricks, born in America, of the Protestant Religion, a minor, but assisted by his mother Mrs. L. Hendricks, on the one part; and Miss Eleanor Jones, a minor, but with the consent of her guardian, William Kewley, Esqr. and assisted by Jonathan Hicks, Esqr. on the other part.
Any person knowing just cause or impediment, why these parties should not be joined together in Holy Matrimony, must declare the same at the Colonial Secretary's Office.
Secretary's Office, March 13, 1817.
Charles Wilday, Sworn Clerk.

Court of Policy. [heading]
[Capitation and other taxes]

Port of Demerary. [heading]

Arrival. - Brig Ann, from Newfoundland - was boarded and plundered by a Carthagenian privateer.

Departures - Ships Bellona and Ayrshire, for Glasgow; and Caroline, for London.

SLAVES in the COLONY-JAIL. [heading]





Pl. Friendship

H. Borel


Thorne (Barbados)

Order of the Fiscal


Thorne (Barbados)

Order of the Fiscal











Pl. Elizabeth Ann




Pl. Best





Broeck (Berbice)

Pl. Repentir


A. Fraser







Pl. Ruimveld



Pl. Leliendaal


Pl. Ceres

La Petite Fortune


Pl. Turkayen

Pl. La Penitence


Harris (Berbice)




Pl. La Penitence


Pl. George

V. Dyk



Pl. Wittenburg





H. S. Thomas

Pl. Thomas


T. Fraser

Pl. Java



Pl. Hoope


H. Williams

Pl. Nieu[illegible]

March 15. F. Strunkay, Scout.

Published every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday;
By William Baker.

Created: 18 June 2008   Last modified:     Creator: Wilmer, John Lance    Maintainer: Rodney Van Cooten
Creative Commons License

Except where otherwise noted, this site is licensed under a Creative Commons License

up arrow