The St Helena Government expend the sum of £5,550 to secure the manumission of 124...

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Reference: IOR/F/4/1265/50889
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The St Helena Government expend the sum of £5,550 to secure the manumission of 124 slaves - they request the Court of Directors to allow Captain George Andrew Den Taaffe to receive a salary for his work as Reporter of Slave Emancipations.

Date: Dec 1826-Jul 1831
Held by: British Library: Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections (previously Oriental and India Office Library), not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Related Material:
  • St Hel Gen 25 Jan 1832, draft 39/1832, G/32/158 pp 609-10

     

    [See also 50880 above, and 27820]

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