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Royal Gazette

May 4, 1793

Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies


Apr 25 Patrick Murray, St. James

Apr 26 Thomas Dunn, Trelawny

" William Mitchell, St. Catherine

" William Sinclair, Hanover

Apr 27 Robert Day, Trelawny

" Thomas Kidd, Trelawny

" William Pearson, Trelawny

" George Robertson, Hanover

" David Roderick, Trelawny

" Joan Simpson, Vere

" Thomas Savory, St. John

Apr 28 Valentine Bowden, Kingston

" Elizabeth Gordon, Clarendon

Apr 30 McMillan Jameson, Port Royal

May 1 Charles Darragh, St. Mary

May 2 Alexander Jennings, Kingston

" Helen Cuthbert Jennings, Kingston

" Sally Lawford, a free mulatto, Kingston

" Thomas Nicolson, Clarendon

" Francis Robertson, Kingston


In Spanish Town, on Friday last week, Mr. Oliver Berry, to Mrs. Wilhelmina Patterson; both of this town.


A fine boy, about seven years of age, the son of Robert Patterson, Esq. of St. Thomas in the East, fell overboard from a ship, on coming from Port Royal on Wednesday evening, and was unfortunately drowned. The body was not found until Friday.

Lately, in St. Ann's, Mr. Thomas Tawney, of this town, butcher; a very old inhabitant.

In this town, Miss Susanna Duffus, daughter of Mr. Alexander Duffus.

At New York, Mrs. James, of Haughton Tower, in this parish, relict of Montague James, Esq.

In England, Mrs. William Dawney, of Trelawny.

At Running Gut estate, in this parish, last Saturday, Mr. James Edmonston.

In this town, last Sunday morning, Mr. Thomas Price.


A Negro man, convicted of having last week stolen a barrel of flour from the wharf of Mr. Davidson, was sentenced to be punished with sixty lashes.

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