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Providence, St. James

Jamaica


History

Information obtained by the Center for the Study of Legacies of British Slave-ownership at University College London:

Rum was distilled on the domain 'Providence, St. James' at least between 1777 and 1807.


Handbook of Jamaica 1905:

Sugar estate in cultivation in Jamaica in the year 1903-1904

Name of estateOwnerAttorney of ownerAcres caneAcres otherType of millProcess of manufactureHhds sugarPunchns rum
ProvidenceW.G. & H. KingW.L. Kerr150916SteamOrdinary Open Batry & Wetzel Pan6646
[Source: Jamaican Family Search, cited 2019]



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