Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1755_00

Pratt v Broome



Case Name Long

John and Sarah Pratt, and Elizabeth Eyles v William Broome and Susannah Broome


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.4 [259] p.284 (29 Jan. 1755 – 24 June 1755)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.15 (1 Jan. 1754 – 31 Dec. 1755) p.308–309, 438, 456: PC 2/104/308–309, 438, 456



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 11 April 1753



Broome, Samuel, esquire, deceased (husband of Susannah, father of William)


Broome, Susannah, respondent (widow of Samuel)


Broome, William, respondent (eldest son and heir of Samuel)


Eyles, Elizabeth, of St. George parish, Bloomsbury, appellant (daughter of Sir Joseph [1], sister and heir of Joseph [2])


Eyles, Sir Joseph (1) (father of Elizabeth, Joseph [2], and Sarah [now Sarah Pratt])


Eyles, Joseph (2), deceased (son of Sir Joseph [1], brother of Elizabeth and Sarah [now Sarah Pratt])


Eyles, Sarah – see Pratt, Sarah


Pratt, John, of Highwood Hill, Middlesex, appellant (husband of Sarah)


Pratt (née Eyles), Sarah, appellant (wife of John, daughter of Sir Joseph Eyles [1], sister and heir of Joseph Eyles [2])



Concerning a mortgage.


Appeal dismissed with costs for non-prosecution.


Related to another Privy Council appeal:

Brome v Eyles – Report No. BAR_1738_01 (APC, v.3 [426] p.587–588).


Printed Cases

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


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