Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1739_02

Palmer v Sealy

Sealy v Palmer



Case Name Long

Samuel Palmer v William Sealy

Case Name Long

William Sealy v Samuel Palmer


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [483] p.657 (22 Nov. 1739 – 27 Nov. 1740)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.6 (1 Oct 1738 – 27 March 1740) p.419: PC 2/95/419


  PC Register Citation

George II v.7 (1 April 1740 – 7 Aug. 1741) p.104–105, 218, 247, 248–255, 261–262: PC 2/96/104–105, 218, 247, 248–255, 261–262



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 12 July and 3 Oct. 1738, and 23 Jan. and 21 Feb. 1739


Commissioners appointed by Chancery Court – 8 March 1739



Baldwyn, Mary – see Sealy, Mary


Baldwyn, Thomas


Baldwyn, William


Hay, George, deceased (husband of Rebecca [now Rebecca Palmer])


Hay, Rebecca – see Palmer, Rebecca


Palmer (formerly Hay), Rebecca (wife of Samuel, widow and executrix of George Hay)


Palmer, Samuel, esquire, appellant/respondent (husband of Rebecca)


Sealy (née Baldwyn), Mary (wife of William [1], mother of William [2])


Sealy, William (1) (father of William [2])


Sealy, William (2), esquire, respondent/appellant (son of Mary and William [1])



Partition of an estate.


Chancery decree and proceedings confirmed; both appeals dismissed.

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

Table of Cases (Palmer v Sealy)


Printed Cases

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


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