Slavery in Jamaica, records from a family of slave owners, 1686-1860 - Key Data
|Metadata Key||Metadata Values|
|Title||Slavery in Jamaica, records from a family of slave owners, 1686-1860|
|Subject & Keywords||Nigerian African Colonial Slavery|
This collection contains records detailing the Goulburn family’s ownership of Amity Hall plantation and associated properties in Jamaica during the 17th and 18th centuries. Most of the papers concern the properties when they were administered by Conservative MP Henry Goulburn between 1805 and 1856.
They papers provide a comprehensive overview of the operation and eventual abolition of the slave trade in the West Indies.
Note: This collection is accompanied by an online guide written by Professor Kenneth Morgan.
|Contributor(s)||Surrey History Centre|
|Rights||Digital images © 2009 Microform Academic Publishers, scanned & published with the permission of Surrey History Centre. All rights reserved.|
|Publisher||Microform Academic Publishers|
|Created On||23rd April, 2009 - 2:02pm|
|Last Updated||22nd July, 2019 - 4:10pm|