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A West India Fortune Margery Hookings finds herself in the Caribbean where one of the Monmouth Rebels was transported after the Battle of Sedgemoor in Azariah Pinney, who was meant to have been hanged for his part in the West Country rebellion, was instead shipped to the island of Nevis, where he made his fortune.
but am having great difficulty in finding a copy of this book, A West India Fortune, concerning the Pinney family and their sugar business in Bristol.
Any suggestions?. It was published first in by Longman's and then reprinted in by Archon Press of Hamden, CT. The island prospered through its sugar plantations and Azariah, who had initially been supported by his family, acquired an estate of his own. ‘By shrewd business ability, as commission merchant and agent for absentee planters, he accumulated a small fortune.’ (A West-India Fortune by Richard Pares).
One of the first blogs about the Glasgow- West India trades concerns an English historian writing about a Dorset family who had plantations in Nevis and a merchant house in Bristol.
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A younger scion of the family, John Pinney inherited a slave fortune and retired to Bristol in to live as an absentee. The British Slavery Abolition Act of provided a grant of oe20 million to compensate the owners of West Indian slaves for the loss of their human 'property.' In this first comparative analysis of the impact of the award on the colonies, Mary Butler fo.
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