Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. ANT_1733_02

Morris v Watkins



Case Name Long

Thomas Morris v Giles and Elizabeth Watkins


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [294] p.404–405 (20 Dec. 1733 – 7 Feb. 1734)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.3 (21 July 1732 – 18 July 1734) p.281–282, 311, 320–321: PC 2/92/281–282, 311, 320–321



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 13 Jan. 1732



Morris, Elizabeth – see Watkins, Elizabeth


Morris, John, sen., deceased (father of Elizabeth [now Elizabeth Watkins])


Morris, Thomas, appellant


Watkins (née Morris), Elizabeth, respondent (wife of Giles, daughter of John Morris)


Watkins, Giles, esquire, respondent (husband of Elizabeth)



Not stated in the Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series.


Appeal dismissed for non-prosecution with costs.


Related to another Privy Council appeal:

Morris v Watkins – Report No. ANT_1736_02 (APC, v.3 [387] p.514–515).


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

Table of Cases (Morris v Watkins)


Printed Cases

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


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