Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1695_03

Appeal of Bate



Case Name Long

Appeal of Richard Bate, Isaac Hawkins, John Burrow, and Christopher Prissick, executors of Barbara Newton


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series

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APC Citation  

v.2 [599] p.289 (11 July 1695 – 29 Aug. 1695)

CSP Citation  

IX no. 1954, 1979

  PC Register Citation

William III v.4 (2 Dec. 1694 – 23 April 1697) p.160, 164, 172, 174, 181, 184: PC 2/76/160, 164, 172, 174, 181, 184



Colonial Courts





Bate, Richard, appellant (executor of Barbara Newton)


Burrow, John, appellant (executor of Barbara Newton)


Hawkins, Isaac, appellant (executor of Barbara Newton)


Newton, Barbara, deceased


Prissick, Christopher, appellant (executor of Barbara Newton)



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


Judgment and decree reversed.


Smith (p.88) indicates that this appeal was taken from one or more “chancery courts.”


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

Table of Cases (Bate v Gibbs)


Printed Cases

Not found


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


Not found

Other Documents

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