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Antigua marriage settlement, 1815

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 240/20

Scope and Contents

A settlement on the marriage of Henry Haynes with Harriet Watkins Oliver, including property on the island of Antigua and enslaved persons specifically noted as forming part of this.


  • Creation: 1815

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1 folder(s) (1 folder) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 741

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 141.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Edmund Sidney Pollock Haynes, great-grandson of Henry Haynes, 1933.


Details of the families can be found in 'Notes by General Robert Haynes', made in circa 1835 and printed in 1911. E.M.W. Cracknell, ed., 'The Barbadian diary of General Robert Haynes' (1934) also contains family material.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.


Haynes, Henry, 1776-1838; Oliver, Harriet Watkins, d 1826

Finding aid date

2004-01-14 14:50:32+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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