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narrative of Affairs lately received from His Majesties Island of Jamaica

narrative of Affairs lately received from His Majesties Island of Jamaica

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Published by Printed for Randall Taylor in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jamaica -- Politics and government.,
  • Jamaica -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementviz. I. His Excellency the Governour Sir Thomas Linch"s speech to the Assembly met Sept. 21, 1682. II. Samuel Bernard, Esq; Speaker of the said Assembly, his Speech to the Governour. III. An humble Address from His majesties Council, and the gentlemen of the Assembly, to His Most Sacred Majesty. IV. The Governour"s speech at the Prorouging Assembly.
    ContributionsLynch, Thomas, Sir, d. 1684?, Jamaica. Assembly, 1682.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17939112M

      His Majesty's Government having, towards the close of the year , determined upon another attempt to effect a northern passage by sea between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, and Captain Parry, the highly distinguished Commander of the two preceding Expeditions, having been again entrusted with its execution, success, as far as ability, enterprise, and experience could ensure it, . His work on Long Island was assigned for him before his departure, and so was his title "Rector of Queens county." His acquaintance with his recotorial field was, however, very brief. He was suffering from fever when he reached Jamaica, which was to be his headquarters, and about a week later, J , he was dead.

      'His inclination,' said the speaker in a formal address to the assembly on 21 July , 'carried him on vigorously to his Majesty's service and this island's interest. His study and care was that there might be no murmuring, no complaining in our streets, no man in his property injured, or of his liberty restrained' (Journals of the Assembly. William Harness was born on Ma in Wickham, Berkshire to John Harness, M.D. and Sarah Dredge; he was baptized at Whitchurch, Hampshire on Ap He received his B.A. in and his M.A. in from Christ’s College, Cambridge.

    In his book, Father Osborne gives a detailed account of the controversies within the Catholic community in the later s, which led to the establishment of a second chapel, by a priest from Haiti, William Le Cun, O.P., on High Holburn Street, at Jasper Hall. The removal took place in November, , but other priests continued to make use of. Felix Island, the London bank seen by the brig Cannon, in , in 27° 6′ S. 92° 16′ W., even with the water's edge, and half a mile in length; some coral islands, supposed to be 5° or 6° south of Pitcairn Island, and other spots, which have crept into the charts on doubtful authority, would all be useful objects of research if the.


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A narrative of affairs lately received from His Majesties island of Jamaica: viz. His Excellency the Governour Sir Thomas Linch's speech to the assembly met Sept. II. Samuel Bernard Esq ; speaker of the said assembly, his speech to the Governour, III.

1 The Narrative of General Venables (London, ), p. vii. 3 The Narrative of General Venables, pp. et-seq. THE ENGLISH CONQUEST OF JAMAICA An Account of what happened in the Island of Jamaica, from May 20 of the yearwhen the English laid siege to. Cranfield gave account of his narrative of Affairs lately received from His Majesties Island of Jamaica book upon his Majesty's commission and instructions of 28th March [see ante, Nos.

–], for the bringing of his Majesty's subjects from Surinam, and he presented a narrative to the like effect which was read. Ordered that he give in a memorial of Simpson's case who Cranfieldsaid had behaved ill at. Journal, February Tuesday, February 1.

Present:—Earl of Halifax, Mr. Jenyns, Mr. Hamilton, Mr. Sloper. Jamaica. The Secretary acquainted the Board that he was desired by Mr. Fuller and Mr. Beckford to move their lordships for leave that they may have copies of the following papers lately transmitted to their lordships by Mr.

Moore, Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica, viz.:—. Many of the family name hailed from Jamaica and had been involved in extra-legal affairs in recent years, including the later illegal settlement of the Lower Cape Fear by the “Family.” [4] Following the late September battle in the Cape Fear River, Col.

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28 NARRATIVE OF It was large enough to hold. Prays for His Majesty's order to said Bishop to pay the same, and also to consider a letter from His Majesty's chaplains in Jamaica, which declares the island, in regard of its great poverty, is not able to allow maintenance for the four Chaplains resident there.

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A congregation had lately been formed there, which called Domine Harmanus Blom to be its pastor. 2> Stuyvesant's Bowery, or farm, acquired by him inlay in the present region of Third Avenue and Tenth Street.

Near the present site of St. Mark's Church he built a chapel for his family, his negro slaves, some forty in number, and the. Chapter V DEVELOPMENT OF OBEAH IN JAMAICA. As shown elsewhere it was the Ashanti in Jamaica who, during the days of slavery, maintained a commanding influence over all the other types of slaves, even imposing on them their peculiar superstitions and religious practices, and who have left their impress on the general population of the Island to such an extent that they may undoubtedly be.

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His Majesty having lately referred to this Council the speedy preparing of despatches for St. Christopher's and Jamaica, and Lord Arlington having promised copies of certain papers, ordered that Mr.

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