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Royal Gazette

November 1, 1794

Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies


Thursday arrived at Port Royal, his Majesty's Packet boat the Sandwich, Mr. Oakes, Master, in 48 days from Falmouth. The passengers by her were Colonel Sandford of the Light Dragoons; Benjamin Lyon, Esq. and Mrs. Lyon; Mr. Clark; Mr. Cooper; Mr. Lloyd; and Mr. Dureau.

On the Kingston were passengers, Mr. Ironside from Grenada, and Mr. Edmonstone from Port au Prince.


On the 25th of August, at Downton, Wilts, Benjamin Lyon, Esq. of this island, to Miss Begg, Niece to Lady Clarke.


In London, on the 26th of August, the Hon. Thomas Chambers, Esq. Custos of St. Elizabeth's and Colonel of the militia of that parish.

On the 27th last, at Melrose Pen, in Clarendon, John Waugh, Esq. in the 46th year of his age, 33 years of which he resided in this island.

In St. Elizabeth's; at Success Pen, Matthew Hynegan, Esq.; at Luanan, Mr. Thos. Barclay.

In Spanish Town, Dr. John Vesey Rennalls.

In this town, Mr. Edward Morse, son of the late Edward Morse, Esq.

Montego Bay, October 25 - In this town, last Monday, Captain John Burns Daily.

On Thursday, at Porto Bello, in this parish, Mrs. Lawson, the wife of George Lawson, Esq.

Falmouth, Oct 29 - At St. Ann's, on the 6th last, Mr. Robert Tyson.

At Home Castle, Mr. James Munro, late of St. Thomas in the East.

Monday last at Greenfield Estate, Mr. William Dixon, Overseer there.


Bog Walk Tavern, Oct 27 1794 - All persons to whom the subscriber stands indebted are requested to render in their accounts, that they may be paid; and all those indebted to the subscriber are requested to be speedy in their payment, as all those accounts, after the 31st day of December open, will then be put in suit without further notice. - Daniel McPherson

CAVEATS entered in this Office

On whose Estate/By whom entered

Oct 24 Morgan, Elizabeth A. by John Hodges

Oct 24 Kimber, George by Stephen Down

Oct 24 Napier, William by Charles Forbes

Oct 25 Harris, Jean Mosely by James Harris

Oct 25 Kissock, alias McKissock, Thomas by Alexander Kissock

Oct 25 Atkins, Robert by Adam Steele

Oct 25 Dean, Ralph by Lawrence Holcombe

Oct 25 Montgomery, Wm. by Idem

Oct 29 Mackenzie, Daniel by Jacob of Moses Bravo

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