Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. ANT_1734_01

French v Sherwood



Case Name Long

Joseph French v Richard and Johanna Sherwood, William Denbow, and Thomas Kirby


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [305] p.416–417 (11 July 1734 – 21 April 1737)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.3 (21 July 1732 – 18 July 1734) p.526: PC 2/92/526


  PC Register Citation

George II v.5 (1 Oct. 1736 – 4 Sept. 1738) p.188–194, 211: PC 2/94/188–194, 211



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 1 Nov. 1733



Denbow (Denlow), William, respondent


French, Joseph, formerly of Antigua, now of Barbados, appellant (executor of George Gamble)


Frye, John (brother-in-law and executor of George Gamble)


Frye, Samuel (brother-in-law and executor of George Gamble)


Gamble, George, deceased (nephew of John)


Gamble, John (uncle and executor of George Gamble)


Kirby (Kerby), Thomas, respondent (executor of George Gamble)


Machiner, Dr. Daniel (executor of George Gamble)


Rogers, Lt. Col. Francis (executor of George Gamble)


Sherwood, Johanna (Joanna), respondent (wife of Richard)


Sherwood, Richard, respondent (husband of Johanna)


Yeamans, John, esquire, [former] lieutenant governor of Antigua (executor of George Gamble)



Debts and demands upon the estate of George Gamble.


Order reversed.


Printed Cases

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


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