Royal African Company, extract from the accounts of the slave voyage of the Pelican
Catalogue reference: T 70/942 f.17v (30 April 1685/6)

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London the 10th day of Aprill 1686

Barbados 26th February 1685

Accompt of Sales of Negroes by the Pelican Capt[ain] Charles Masters

Commander from Wida for acco[mp]t of the Roya[l] Affrican Company of England

    M W B G li. s. d. Q of Sugar
  Sold John Gibbs Esq[uire] bills payable the last of aug[u]st 5 2     140      
  Sold John Gray to pay in May next 3             12600
  Sold Philip Lewis to pay in May next 1             4200
  Sold Mathew Chapman to in 4 months 5       110      
  Sold Edw[ard] Bishop bills to pay[a]ble ye mo[nth] September 4       80      
  Sold for Cash to Richard Wyn 2       37 10    
  Sold Thomas Pilgrim bills pay[a]ble ye mo[nth] Septemb[er] 3 3     120      
  Sold George Bates to pay in 3 months   1     17      
  Sold Nathan Fox to pay in 3 months 1       18      
  Sold Paul Lyte to pay ye mo[nth] December 4       80      
  Sold William Cole to pay Ready money 3       60      
  Sold S[i]r Robert Davors bills 3       96      
  Sold John Gray bills 2       60      
  Sold Capt[ain] Rich[ar]d Scott bills pay[a]ble in 8 months 6       115      
  Sold Major John Johnson to pay in 2 mo[nth]s 1       17      
  Sold John Waite 1/2 bills pay[a]ble in 8 months the other halfe money in 6 mo[nths] att £18 p[er] head 17 4     378      
  Sold Benja[men] Keyzar £20 in July rest in February 2 1     60      
  Sold for Cash to John Deacon 2       40      
  Sold Edward Denny 1       22      
  Sold Alexander Lampley £13 in money rest in 2 mo[nth]s   1     16      
  Sold William Kipps to pay in 3 months 1       22      
  Sold James Reynolds £11 money rest in June 1       19      
  Sold Nathanael Heywood to pay in 3 mo[nths] 1       21. 10.    
  Sold William Baynes to pay in 3 months 1       20      
  Sold Francis Hall to pay in 6 months   6     114      

27

March1st

Sold John Kooton to pay in 6 months 3 2     75      
  Sold Lewis Perrin to pay in 6 months 1 1     34      
  Sold Thomas Taber to pay ready money   1     15. 10.    
  Sold Henry to pay in 3 months 1 1     30      
  Sold Abraham Baruch bills pay[a]ble in 12 mo[nths] 4 8     126      
111   ________________________________
78. 32 1 1 £1943 10. -
16800
  Delivered the Capt[ain] for his commission Negroes 2              
  D[elivere]d ditto on account of fraight according to Charterparty 22 8   2        
    102 40 1 3        
 
Charges on s[ai]d Negroes viz.
£. s. d.          
  To boatehire to muster and divide the Negroes 00. 05. -          
  To provisions w[i]th wine brandy Sugar etc at Sale £04. 17 6          
  To boatehire aboard and ashore the 3 days of Sale £00. 15. -          
    __________          
£05. 17. 6.
 
Commision on said money att 7 p[er]cent
£ - 8. 2 1/2 £6 5 8 1/2  
  To acco[mpt] curr[en]t of ye Royall Affr[ica] Comp[any] of England for the nett proceedes         _________________________________
£1937 .4 .3 1/2
16800
  carried thither without prejudice till rec[eived] nineteene hundred thirty seaven pounds four shillings
  threepence halfe penny Sterling & Sixteen thousand eight hundred pounds of Musco[vado] Sugar   Edwyn Stede
              Stephen Gascoigne
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   

 

 

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