Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1742_03

Brace v Lyte



Case Name Long

Edward Brace (revived in the names of John Brace, Benjamin Charnock, Samuel Brace, Joseph Terrill, Edward Brace, the younger, and Samuel Game) v John and Elizabeth Lyte, and Tobias and Arabella Frere


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [558] p.740–741 (14 Oct. 1742 – 11 April 1745)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.8 (22 Oct. 1741 – 29 Sept. 1743) p.242–243, 338–339: PC 2/97/242–243, 338–339


  PC Register Citation

George II v.9 (1 Oct. 1743 – 27 Feb. 1745) p.597, 624, 662–673: PC 2/98/597, 624, 662–673


  PC Register Citation

George II v.10 (1 March 1745 – 31 July 1746) p.44–56: PC 2/99/44–56



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 12 May 1742



Brace, Edward (1), appellant, later deceased (brother of John)


Brace, Edward (2), the Younger, esquire, appellant


Brace, John, appellant (brother and heir of Edward [1])


Brace, Samuel, esquire, appellant


Charnock, Benjamin, esquire, appellant


Frere, Arabella, respondent (wife of Thomas, executrix of Henry Peers)


Frere, Tobias, respondent (husband of Arabella, executor of Henry Peers)


Game, Samuel, esquire, appellant


Harding, Elizabeth, deceased


Lyte, Elizabeth, respondent (wife of John, executrix of Henry Peers)


Lyte, John, respondent (husband of Elizabeth, executor of Henry Peers)


Peers, Henry, deceased


Terrill, Joseph, esquire, appellant



Account and injunction on a judgment.


No directions given as it did not appear that the Court in Barbados had refused to act.


Related to another Privy Council appeal:

Grey v Hothersall – Report No. BAR_1714_01 (APC, v.2 [1198] p.677).


Printed Cases

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


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