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NOTE: The Members of Council, Speaker of the Assembly, Judges of the Grand Court, and Attorney General, are Judges in every Parish. All Judges of the Court of Common Pleas in the Island take probates of deeds.)


Containing the Parishes of St. Catherine, St. Thomas in the Vale, St. Dorothy and St. John.

Custos, Honourable William Mitchell, Esq.

Matthew Halstead

Joseph Woodhouse

William Jackson

Henry Rennalls

William Thompson

Richard Batty

James Jones

Robert Brereton

John Henckell

Edmund Jordan

John Rodon

Robert Shawe

Peeke Fuller

William Ramsay

Andrew Johnson

Alexander McLeod

Philip Pinnock

James Lewis junior

William Walker

Edward Bowes

are Justices of the Quorum


George Ashley Reed

Henry Browne

John Grant

Thomas Bourke

John Brodbelt

George Brammer

Robert James

George Clarke

James Sutherland

Nathaniel Kentish

John Quire

William Caldwell

John Cl. McAnuff

Archibald Simpson

Philip Redwood

Charles Grant

Samuel Whitehorne

William Dunlop

John Weir

George Doubt

Robert Ogilvy

Alexander Grant

Robert Page

James Mitchell

F. Rigby Brodbelt

John Michael Dwyer

John Hutch. Fraser

Jeremiah Barton

John Blackburn

John Mickle

Edmund Pusey Lyon

J. B. Scriven

James Douglas



Clerk of the Peace, G. French, Esq.

Coroner, Richard R. Parker, Esq.

Clerks of the Vestry:

St. Catherine, Thomas Cullum Esq.

St. Thomas in the Vale, Mr. Robert Souper Bayley

St. Dorothy, Mr. John Quest

St. John, Mr. Anthony Burke

Pound keepers:

St. Catherine, Mr. James Valentine

St. Thomas in the Vale, Mr. William McIntosh


President, George Wotton Esq.

Treasurer, Alexander McLeod Esq.

Surgeon, Dr. James Lee

Clerk, Thomas Cullum Esq.

Supervisor, Mr. William Nevinson

Overseer, Mr. George Cook


Custos, and Chief Judge of the Common Pleas, Hon W. Fearon Esq.

Rowland Smith

Williams Smith

George McKenzie

Theodore Foulkes

Thomas Goldwin

Rev. Thomas Pool

George C. Ricketts

William Mitchell

Hon. James Wildman

Are Assistant Judges, and of the Quorum


Thomas Howell

Jonathan Ludford

Thomas Anderson

Samuel Virgin

Daniel McKenzie, Esquires



Coroner, Thomas Howell Esq.

Clerk of the Vestry, Mr. Isaac Pearkins

Clerk of the Peace and Court, and Collecting Constable, Mr. James Smith


Supervisor, William Johnson

Treasurer, John Lawes

Surgeon, Patrick Gallagher


Custos, Honourable Alexander Fullerton, Esq.

Chief Justice, Honourable John Hyatt Esq.

John Scrogie

Thomas Riley

Francis McDermot

H. W. Tucker

William Parke

Thomas Jenkins

Jonathan Mallard

Thomas Jenkins

Jacob T. Cole, Esquires

are Assistant Judges and of the Quorum


Henry Marshall Esq

Assistant Judge only


Charles Stirling

Adam Anderson

William Bolt, Esquires



Clerk of the Peace and Court, William Voce Esq.

Clerk of the Vestry, John Ridley Esq.

Coroner, George Gallimore Esq.

Pound Keeper, Mr. J. Clark


President, William Voce Esq.

Supervisor, Mr. Joseph Clark

Clerk to Commissioner, John Ridley, Esq.

Surgeons, Doctors Weir & Co.


Custos and Chief Judge, Honourable Francis Dennis Esq.

Thomas Murphy

Donald Campbell

Robert Mason

Robert Richards

John Hiatt

Robert Hibbert

Lucius Tucker

Thomas Burke

Charles Grant

Zachary B. Edwards

George Gairden

Alexander Wright

R. Needham Ellis

James Johnston

Philip Cox

Bryan Edwards

Thomas Myers, Esqs.

Are Assistant Judges, and of the Quorum


George Barriffe

John Farrell

John Hodgson

Patrick Lynch

Sir James Wright

Philip Redwood

Hector McLean

William Parker

Patrick Kein, Esquires



Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas, Thomas White Esq.

Clerk of the Peace, William Matthews Esq.

Coroner, William Craigie Esq.

Deputy Coroner and Clerk of the Vestry, Mr. James Forsyth

Pound Keeper, Mr. G. Perry


President, George Gairden Esq.

Supervisor, Mr. James Forsyth

Treasurer, Robert Campbell Esq.

Surgeon, Dr. McEwen


Custos and Chief Judge, Hon. Richard Batty Esq.

Archibald Sympson

Tristam Ratcliffe

George Rodon

Thomas Anderson

Alexander McCrae

Adam Smith

Charles Hutchinson

John McDonald

Th. J. Parker, Esqs.

Clerk of the Peace, James Woodruff Esq.

Clerk of the Vestry, Henry Goulbourn Esq.

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