A list and valuation of slaves, purchased by John Pinney since 1764
University of Bristol ref: Pinney Account Book 27 p.4 (1 July 1783)
Reproduced with the permission of the Director of Information Services, University of Bristol and the Pinney family

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Nevis July the 1st 1783

A list and valuation of Slaves, purchased by John Pinney; since

his first arrival in this Island December the 23rd 1764, who are now

living and his property: also of their issue and increase. Viz:

when purchased Names Value Curr[en]cy Deaths & other Occurren[ces].
1765   £ s. d.  
January 11th Warrington a S. B. 150 0 0  
  Bettiscombe a Mason 130 0 0  
  Bridport a Carter 130 0 0  
  Pillmarsh 80 0 0  
  Polly 5 110 0 0  
July 4th Harriott 60 0 0  
* Pero Jones x x x to England
  Nancy Jones 90 0 0  
  Shaba Jones 100 0 0  
Novem[b]er 2nd Great Ritta 10 75 0 0  
  Violet 70 0 0  
  Monimia 80 0 0  
Decem[be]r 23rd Primus Carpenter 165 0 0  
1766          
Janu[ar]y 23rd George 66 0 0  
  Nomore 15 60 0 0  
  Harlescombe Carp[ente]r 130 0 0  
  Frank 100 0 0  
  York 100 0 0  
  Caroline 85 0 0  
  Myrtilloy 20 80 0 0  
  Carried over £ 1861 0 0  

 

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