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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

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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