Jamaica 1836

Scope and Content

Includes letters from:

Matthew Hodge, Morant Bay

Henry Russell, Arcadia and Dry Harbour

John Wooldridge, Kingston

William Alloway, Dry Harbour

John Vine, Arcadia, Dry Harbour and First Hill, Trelawney

Charles Brainsford, Kingston

William Slatyer, Porus & Clarendon

William Barrett, Four Paths

James Howell, Morant Bay

Thomas Thomson (magistrate), Kingston

Joshua Tinson, Kingston

Mrs Brainsford, Kingston

Hugh Brown, Mandeville

Whitehorn etc, solicitors, Kingston

Issues over William Hankey's refusal of consent for chapel site at Arcadia; chapel in Kingston taken by bishop's appointee; Reinforcements arrive; progress of schools (day and Sunday). Case of Charles Brainsford.

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Jamaica, 1830, 1834-36 is contained within Box 1

Archivist's Note