Appeals to the Privy Council
Report No. ANT_1738_01

Wilcox v Royal



Case Name Long

Peter Wilcox, Giles Wilcox, Anne Reynolds, Francis and Sarah Hamilton, and Lydia Stephens v Isaac Royal and Richard Roe


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [446] p.614–615 (25 July 1738 – 31 July 1738)

PC Register Citation  

George II v.5 (1 Oct. 1736 – 4 Sept. 1738) p.600, 607–608, 615: PC 2/94/600, 607–608, 615


Colonial Courts

Court of King's Bench and Common Pleas – 19 June 1734

Court of Errors – 2 Jan. 1735


Hamilton, Francis, appellant (husband of Sarah)

Hamilton, Sarah, appellant (wife of Francis)

Reynolds, Anne, appellant

Roe, Richard, respondent (lessee of Isaac Royal)

Royal, Isaac, esquire, respondent

Stephens, Lydia, appellant

Wilcox, Giles, appellant

Wilcox, Peter, appellant




Dismissed for non-prosecution with costs.

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Wilcox v Royal)


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew

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