Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1709_06

Haggatt v Alford



Case Name Long

Othniel and Mary Haggatt v Joseph Alford and Daniel Alford


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.2 [1109] p.616–617 (24 Oct. 1709 – 15 Dec. 1709)

  PC Register Citation

Anne v.4 (5 March 1708 – 31 May 1710) p.455, 487, 490: PC 2/82/455, 487, 490



Colonial Courts


Court of Common Pleas – 20 June 1706


Governor – 20 March 1709



Alford, Daniel, merchant, of London, respondent


Alford, Joseph, merchant, of London, respondent


Gibbs, Henry, deceased


Gibbs, Mary – see Haggatt, Mary


Haggatt, Mary, appellant (wife of Othniel, widow and administratrix of Henry Gibbs)


Haggatt, Othniel, appellant (husband of Mary)



Concerning an estate.


Appeal dismissed because the sum involved was too small.

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

Table of Cases (Haggatt v Alford)


Printed Cases

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


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