Livingston, Sketch Pedigrees of Some of the Early Settlers in Jamaica

Title

Livingston, Sketch Pedigrees of Some of the Early Settlers in Jamaica

Description

A twentieth-century volume that reflects on the history of early Jamaican settlers, this book is full of family trees of early notable Jamaicans—governors, sea captains, and planters. Where information is available it reveals how closely intertwined the Caribbean islands were to one another, to Europe, and to an extent, to North America, even during the seventeenth century. It contains some of the same reprintings as Interesting Tracts, despite being printed a full century later.

Title as Issued

Sketch Pedigrees of Some of the Early Settlers in Jamaica. Compiled from the records of the Court of Chancery of the island with a list of the inhabitants in 1670 and other matter relative to the early history of the same

Author

Noel B. Livingston

Publication

Kingston, Jamaica, 1909

Category

Citation

“Livingston, Sketch Pedigrees of Some of the Early Settlers in Jamaica,” The Caribbeana Project at AAS, accessed February 6, 2023, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/caribbeana/items/show/55.

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