Archival records from Inventory of archival holdings in Jamaica (EAP148)

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  • "Angela Reid Collection (Birth, Baptismal, and Death Registers) [1795...

    Collection Ref: EAP148/2
    The collection comprises ecclesiastical records held by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kingston, Jamaica since 1795. It contains information on burial, baptismal, confirmation and marriage for the period 1795-1823. The collection also includes baptismal ...
  • "Jamaica Archives: The Office of the Island Secretary of Jamaica...

    Collection Ref: EAP148/3
    The collection contains 24 series and comprises information on some administrative and corporate bodies. It also contains documents such as topographical maps, vital statistics and legal papers pertaining to land, population, slavery, corporate accounts (b ...
  • Manumission of Slaves [1747-1838]

    Collection Ref: EAP148/3/1
    The Manumission of Slaves registers contain certificates (deeds) of freedom for free people of “colour” (black or mixed-race). According to Jamaican law, “free people of colour” had to prove their freedom from slavery. This information was recorded in the ...