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SAMUEL SPARROW ~ 
18TH-CENTURY CAPE BRETON ISLAND 

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   C-1456

http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_reel_c1456/1153?r=0&s=1
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http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_mikan_104684

[p. 1205]

20 Decr 1790
Grays Inn Coffee House
Sr W Dolben
Sr H Mackworth
Mr Bainbridge
Mr Sansom
M Petrie

Read a Letter from Jn & Edw kerby,  Halifax 19 Novr 1790, Stating that some certificates  were wanting relative to the Attachment of DesBarres's Estates, and therefore had not sent the Books __ will come by the Brig Diana to geo & Ja' Abile

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96. to Mr D ___, Selled for her by a McChurch.

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Sparrow, Bills, at Cape Breton& Island St John sold [connduct,] undr parr __ Half pay Officers Bills were never above parr.

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30th Oct 1787, attached Estates, were valued by Baker & Shey, Sherriff's Deputy,

Elysian Fields __ 2000 Acres  __           1050. _. ._
   all Buildings included _
Macan & Napan 8000  __________      1250. _. .
2 Shares of Lands in Cumberland __         200. _. ._
Castle Frederick ________________

Sparrow produced a Certificate from S Blowers Atty  that he had withdrawn the Attachment 23 Oct 1789.

He says he had from 9 to 4000 protested Bills __ was compelled to attach not having the Security delivered in.

Tait's Letter, of the 31 May 1790, was read

Sparrows Says, that the Amount of the Loss has been made a public charge.

Bill, Sydney 19 Oct 1786 for 493.2.5 _ Sparrows says that all the goods were not delivered in.

[p. 1206]

read the Report of the Committee of Council of 3d June 1786 confirmed -

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Schooner Hope.

Qry   as to this mode of paying for the Schooner Hope
         by defrauding Government?

Qry   would you Sign an Acct now (as a councellor of Cape Breton) such as has been produced by way of repaying the Loss of the Hope?

Ansy   probably I might.

DesBarres Papers, Series 5, M23, F 1-5, Volume 6, Accounts, 1767-1794, Dec 20, 1790, f. 1205-1206

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