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Resource Date: 1798

Number: 25

Record Office: Suffolk Record Office

Record Office Location Number: HA507/4/26

Description:

Indenture and List of Negroes on Montpelier Estate (New Works) 31 July 1798.

Indenture 1 August 1798 between Charles Rose Ellis & Elizabeth Lady Hervey, widow & relict of Rt Hon John Augustus Hervey, eldest son of Earl of Bristol - his only daughter & heir Elizabeth Hervey aged 18.

Notes: List of slaves on a plantation in 1798 - and lease conveying them with other property. It transfers all slaves upon & belonging to the said plantation "sugarworks" - there are 349 named in the List. Settlement on the marriage of Charles Rose Ellis Esq. with The Hon. Elizabeth Hervey. 

Indenture and List of Negroes on Montpelier Estate

Source Files:
Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds.

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