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1857 Woodcutting Licenses


List of Woodcutting Licenses in Demerara and Essequibo, existing 31 December, 1857. (From the Royal Gazette of Georgetown, British Guiana Tuesday, March 23, 1858) :    Transcribed by Sharon Anderson

GRANTEES
DATE OF GRANT
Last
First
Acres
Locality
Yr
Mo
Dy
Amt p/Yr
Alty
William
500
LB Demerara Riv above Rapids
1855
Mar
1
$ 80.00
Blair
Thomas
300
RB Mibirie Crk, Waratillo
1853
Feb
7
$ 48.00
Blount
Benjamin A.
300
S side Hibibei Crk
1855
Jan
22
$ 48.00
Blount
Benjamin A.
300
WB Hilibea Crk
1857
Oct
12
$ 48.00
Bremmer
John
500
Wynibiscie Crk
1854
Feb
1
$ 80.00
Bremmer
John
300
LB Coreta Crk, Demerara Riv
1857
Sep
10
$ 48.00
Brittlebank
J.G.
600
Both Banks Upp Winepuroo Crk
1857
Nov
10
$ 96.00
Brittlebank
Stafford
300
RB Demerara Riv
1857
Mar
5
$ 48.00
Cameron
William
300
RB Demerara Riv above Rapids
1857
Sep
21
$ 48.00
Cameron
A.V.B.
600
Both Banks Upp Winepuroo Crk
1857
Nov
10
$ 96.00
Chappentier
A.W.
606
Both Banks WaryWerry Ceoroe (Essequibo)
1857
Apr
28
$ 76.28
Couchman
Charles
800
RB Demerar Riv above Rapids
1855
Jun
11
$ 128.32
Couchman
George
300
RB Demerar Riv above Rapids
1855
Apr
1
$ 48.00
Cox
Edward
300
LB Demerar Riv above Rapids
1854
Oct
9
$ 48.00
De France
Pelicarpo
300
LB Yarracabera Crk
1855
Apr
26
$ 48.00
de Freitas
Jose
500
Kariaeroneror Crk
1855
Jun
25
$ 80.00
de Freitas
Jose
300
Karideroneror Crk
1856
Nov
6
$ 48.00
de Govia
John
500
LB Cassa Cuya Crk
1856
Dec
20
$ 96.00
de Saro
Manuel
500
WB Yauracabera Crk
1854
Jul
31
$ 80.00
de Silva
Jose Ignacio
600
Both Banks Decara Crk Madawine
1857
Nov
10
$ 96.00
Debrae
Antonio
300
NB Hayama Crk
1855
Jan
18
$ 48.00
Detering
J.G.
400
Yacaruma Crk (Essequibo)
1856
Oct
7
$ 48.00
Detering
J.G.
500
Both Banks Yaraumea
1857
Oct
17
$ 96.00
D'Ornellas
Manael /Juana Abrie
500
LB Tenaboe Crk
1953
Apr
5
$ 80.00
Duff
Alexander
500
RB Hyama Crk
1854
Apr
19
$ 80.00
Duff
Alexander
600
Both Banks Hinarie Crk
1855
Jan
22
$ 96.00
Embleton
M.R.
300
Haymurra Crk Esseuibo
1856
Jul
1
$ 48.00
Forsyth
Francis
300
Banks of Harriwa Crk
1856
Dec
26
$ 48.00
Fraser
Hugh
500
Haan a Crk, br of Pocarore
1854
Jun
3
$ 80.00
Freeg
Christina
300
RB Demerara Riv
1857
Oct
24
$ 48.00
Gomez
Francis
300
RB Madawine
1857
Oct
17
$ 48.00
Harrison
Benjamin
500
WB Camoonie Crk
1857
Sep
11
$ 80.00
Harrison
Benjamin
500
Both Banks Himarooni Crk
1857
Mar
13
$ 80.00
Howard
Abraham
333
RB Hayama Crk
1854
Oct
2
$ 53.00
Hubbard
Joseph
500
Both Banks Hinarie Crk
1853
May
25
$ 80.00
Kereting
Herman
300
Both Banks Courousbarro Crk
1853
Apr
20
$ 48.00
King
Catharine
300
Both Banks Yauracabera Crk
1854
Aug
2
$ 48.00
Mansfield
James & Wm.
300
LB Camawary Crk
1857
Nov
10
$ 48.00
Murray
Henry
400
LB Demerara Riv above Compara Rapids
1854
Sep
19
$ 64.00
Murray
Henry
400
LB Demerara Riv below Coomoparo Rapids
1854
Oct
9
$ 64.00
Newton
George
333
RB Hayama Crk
1854
Oct
2
$ 53.00
Nunez
Antonio Veiro
300
Ducara Crk
1854
Aug
10
$ 48.00
Outridge
John
366
RB Demerara Riv
1857
May
6
$ 58.56
Parara
Antonio
300
Both Banks Awaratilla Crk
1853
May
25
$ 48.00
Pauli
Hendrick
600
LB Demerary Riv above Comounie Rapids
1854
Apr
3
$ 96.00
Peake
R.W.
300
LB Demerara Riv above Rapids
1857
Oct
12
$ 48.00
Pereira
Antonina
400
LB Demerara Riv Waratilla Crk
1857
May
13
$ 64.00
Perreira
Francis
300
West Bank Mahaicony Crk
1855
Oct
8
$ 48.00
Petera
Peter
500
WB Camoonie Crk
1857
Sep
11
$ 80.00
Pollard
William Branch
450
Both Banks Waratilia Crk, Camaeni
1855
Apr
13
$ 72.00
Quintal
Andriano
300
Ducara Crk
1854
Aug
10
$ 48.00
Rodie
Samuel
1000
WB Demerary River
1853
Dec
20
$ 120.00
Rodriques
Jose
300
LB Yarracabera Crk
1855
Apr
26
$ 48.00
Shaw
John S.
300
RB Demerara Riv
1857
Nov
10
$ 48.00
Spencer
Charles
300
LB Ebebeoo Crk
1857
Oct
12
$ 48.00
Staes
Joseph
400
LB Demerara River
1857
Dec
28
$ 64.00
Stand
Mary Anna
300
Head of Hyama Crk
1857
Oct
24
$ 48.00
Stephen
Richard
499
Bank of Waratilla
1855
May
14
$ 80.00
Stewart
James
300
Howerakaboera Crk
1854
Mar
16
$ 48.00
Vareila
Elentherio
300
Both Banks Miberie Crk
1853
May
25
$ 48.00
Vareila
Elentherio
50
RB Miberie Crk
1854
Nov
20
$ 80.00
Vieira
Joan
300
RB Arabadamy Zanabo
1857
Oct
17
$ 48.00
Watson
Thomas
612
Both Banks Oracocya Crk
1854
Jul
12
$ 97.92
Young
Jane
461
LB Winepero
1857
May
4
$ 73.76
Young
Jane
300
LB Demerara River
1857
Dec
28
$ 48.00
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